Where Arts and Science Meet: Ainissa Ramirez at TEDxBroadway

Trending Now: Michael Tubbs, Amir Aczel, Arsalan Iftikhar

Here’s what some of our speakers have been up to this week:   Congratulations to Michael Tubbs on being nominated for one of EBONY’s Heroes Next Door awards.   Amir Azcel’s latest book: Why Science Does not Disprove God, receives a glowing review in the Washington Post.   Arsalan Iftikhar sits down with St. Louis …Read More

We Remember the Boston Marathon Tragedy

Today marks the one year anniversary of the Boston Marathon bombing that claimed the lives of four people and wounded more than 260. We’d like to take a minute to remember and honor the victims and their families as well as all of the first responders and medical personnel.  

Trending Now: Equal Pay Day, SNL, and The Search for General TSO

Here’s what our speakers are up to this week:   Women’s rights leader and speaker Lilly Ledbetter joins President Barack Obama as he plans to sign two executive orders today to mark Equal Pay Day.   Check out a great spoof of Dr. Neil deGrasse Tyson on Saturday Night Live (jump to 3:05).   Ian Cheney’s latest …Read More

The Julie Ruin: Just My Kind

Trending Now: Walsh-Kennedy Memorial, Wade Davis, and more!

We would like to take a minute to honor and remember two fallen hometown heroes: Lieutenant Edward J. Walsh Jr. and Firefighter Michael R. Kennedy of the Boston Fire Department.   A Lieutenant Walsh – Firefighter Kennedy Memorial Fund has been established, donations can be made here. *************************************************************************************************************** Here’s what some of our speakers have …Read More

An Interview with Daisy Hernandez!

Neil deGrasse Tyson: Could Aliens Be Made of Pure Energy?