How will winter affect the way coronavirus spreads?

New research aims to help arm people with better knowledge of how SARS-CoV-2 spreads as the seasons change. Winter is on its way. And in this year of coronavirus, comes the potential for a second wave of COVID-19. Add in flu season and our tendency to head inside and close our windows to the cold,…

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Elections are odd in 2020. Political scientists explain

Political scientists say concerns about this year’s electoral process—conspiracy theories, democratic backsliding, the integrity of mail ballots—are challenging some fundamental ideas about the United States. COVID-19 has upended many aspects of normal life, including this fall’s election season. The pandemic has cast its long shadow over the process of voting by mail. At the same…

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Atlanta police make arrest in actor’s shooting death

0 SHARES ShareTweetSubscribe ATLANTA (AP) — Atlanta police announced Friday that they have made an arrest in the shooting death of actor Thomas Jefferson Byrd. Homicide detectives on Wednesday obtained an warrant for the arrest of 30-year-old Antonio Demetrice Rhynes on a felony murder charge based on evidence and tips from the public, and officers…

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White Florida Teacher Reassigned After Telling Her Students She Has a ‘Right to Dislike Blacks’

1 SHARES ShareTweetSubscribe A Florida teacher has been temporarily removed from her teaching position after an investigation by the Osceola School District. The investigation comes after the teacher was recorded using racially charged language.  The Poinciana High School social studies teacher has been identified as Tracey Brown has now been reassigned and no longer able…

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Halloween Fun can be STEM Fun, too!

FacebookTwitterRedditPinterestEmail Five ways to get your Kids to Create, Design, Engineer, and do real-world STEM activities in Halloween Photo by Maddy Baker on Unsplash It’s that time of year – costumes, pumpkins, candy, and fall fun! How about getting your kids involved in planning and creating their Halloween costumes?…

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