When Kris Sanford came out as gay in the early 1990s, she didn’t have any friends or family members who were also gay. “That left me feeling like the other for a long time,” she wrote via email. While growing up, she said she had crushes on friends and created imaginary relationships. Show More Summary
For most relationships, 100 years is well past the point in time when you can ‘make it official,’ but for planets, it’s just right. After nearly a century in Earth’s orbit, a tiny asteroid has earned NASA’s recognition as Earth’s new...Show More Summary
The relationship that reshaped Alaska journalism in the 21st century began and ended with deals inked on napkins. Tony Hopfinger, the reporter who founded the Alaska Dispatch website, filed a lawsuit Wednesday against the wealthy publisher who bought the site from him and went on to buy the state’s largest newspaper. Show More Summary
As the US and Cuba's relationship continues to thaw after half a century of tension, airline travel to the island nation will become more common. On Friday, the Department of Transportation announced that six airlines will be allowed...Show More Summary
This article originally appeared on the Discovery's Edge blog. ______________________ As a species, we have a love-hate relationship with microbes. For centuries, we didn’t even know they existed. Then came the microscope and Louis Pasteur’s...Show More Summary
21st CENTURY RELATIONSHIPS: I quit my job to breastfeed my boyfriend every two hours.
21ST CENTURY RELATIONSHIPS: He Had AIDS and I Had Hepatitis C: A Love Story.
I’M NOT SURE WHETHER TO FILE THIS UNDER HIGHER EDUCATION BUBBLE UPDATE, OR 21ST CENTURY RELATIONSHIPS: Villanova Law Graduate: One Degree, 2+ Sugar Daddies, Zero Debt. I wonder how she was able to pull this off?
Businesses that have been around for at least a quarter century, like the ones we feature on The Distance, often build relationships with… Continue reading on Signal v. Noise »
Joseph Nye has been the preeminent thought leader on the issue of power dynamics and relationships connecting global actors. His seminal book Power and Interdependence introduced the world to neo-liberalism -now one of the major theories in the field of international relations. Show More Summary
“I couldn’t let go,” Jerome Charyn begins his author’s note to A Loaded Gun: Emily Dickinson for the 21 st Century, as if remembering a severed romantic relationship. He remained ransfixed after writing a fictionalized account of Dickinson’s...Show More Summary
21st CENTURY RELATIONSHIPS: Indonesian Villagers Thought Sex Doll That Washed Up on Beach Was an Angel.
21ST CENTURY RELATIONSHIPS: Loud sex finally too much for cancer-stricken neighbors.
Last year I wrote about a paper that looked at the relationship between childhood lead poisoning and violent crime rates in a whole new way. James Feigenbaum and Christopher Muller compared cities from the early 20th century that installed...Show More Summary
At the turn of the century, Ryan Adams was in a bad way. His alt-country band Whiskeytown dissolved, thanks in large part to major record-label consolidation; a long-term relationship with music publicist Amy Lombardi ended, prompting her to move out of the New York City apartment she and Adams shared on...
21st CENTURY RELATIONSHIPS: “‘She was a very, very religious person—she didn’t smoke, drink or swear, always very polite,’ recalls one Clinton friend, who, like most people who spoke to Newsweek, asked not to be named. ‘A lot of times, Hillary would snap her fingers and go, ‘Gum.’ And Huma would fetch it.’ Abedin took her […]
21ST CENTURY RELATIONSHIPS: Man Robs Wife’s Pet Store, Gives Monkey to Prostitute. Nathan McClain is currently under arrest at the nearby Lane County Jail, awaiting trial on prostitution charges. Police did not disclose whether the sex worker will be charged for prostitution, or how she planned to care for a bushbaby, which requires an extensive […]
21ST CENTURY RELATIONSHIPS: ‘Super-gonorrhoea’ is spreading across Britain and will become untreatable, doctors fear.
From rigid corsets to barely-there nylon briefs, a new exhibition at London's Victoria and Albert Museum explores three centuries of underwear in Europe, focusing on Britain's relationship with its most intimate garments. "Fashion and underwear are inextricably linked," Susanna Cordner, research assistant on the "Underwear" exhibition, told AFP. Show More Summary
21ST CENTURY RELATIONSHIPS: The rise of “guybrators.”