5 Reasons Why The Israeli-Palestinian Fighting Is Different This Time The Israelis and Palestinians have clashed repeatedly over the Gaza Strip, but the recent upheavals in the Middle East have changed the dynamics this time. Here, a Palestinian woman is helped after being injured in an Israeli strike in Gaza City on Monday.
Radiolab Podcast | How do you solve a problem like Fritz Haber? How do you square the idea of a bad person who does great good? Or a good person who does terrible harm? Sam Kean introduces us to the confusing life story of Fritz Haber ... Fritz Stern, a historian (and Fritz Haber's god son), tells us about the dark side of Haber's legacy, and helps us wrestle with how to take the measure of a man who both saved and destroyed an enormous number of lives.
Eleven-year-old Elizabeth Huebner has earned far more badges for science than for sewing. And she'll get math badges for learning about everything from counting money to managing credit and financing college. The Girl Scouts say they're continuing an old tradition of being just a little bit nontraditional. It is no coincidence, Girl Scouts say, that the vast majority of women who end up CEOs, or, for that matter, congresswomen or astronauts, started out as Girl Scouts.