To some, poetry and medicine seem like opposites. But both science and poetry use language to understand deeper truths about the human condition.
A researcher finds that kids who interact in some way with the justice system–even if it’s just living near a justice facility–have worse health outcomes.
All across the country there’s an eviction crisis, and it’s disproportionately affecting minority communities.
Bars, nightclubs, dance, and music have long held a special place in LGBTQ culture. But even as shows like RuPaul’s Drag Race and Pose bring that culture into the mainstream, real-life gay bars and clubs are shuttering.
Philosopher Jesse Kirkpatrick says he’s less worried about human gene editing and more interested in how CRISPR technology can be used to enhance–or harm–the environment around us.
Travel to the Carpathian Mountains in Romania and you’ll find a place that’s not unlike Appalachia.
Immigrants from Central and South America, Africa, Asia, the Middle East, and the former Soviet Republics were chosen to share their stories in a new exhibit at the Library of Virginia.
Tired of making new years’ resolutions for yourself? Try making some for your kids.