Climate Change Threatens California

The Golden State faces an onslaught from Mother Nature. Two California residents console each other in the aftermath of the Eiler fire on August 5, 2014, in Hat Creek, California. Lack of water has led to more and larger wildfires in the state. SACRAMENTO,…

How to Study to Remember

Want to learn how to make your studying time more effective? Make things stick faster to your brain? Well this is the post for you. Let’s begin! Your memory works in three stages: Attention Encoding : Storing/associating with other info Retrieval…

Watching the Perseids: A Guide

See our guide to watching the Perseids, which peak Tuesday night. Sky-watchers at Edlingham Castle in Northumberland, England, saw a brilliant Perseid meteor shower, with as many as 60 shooting stars an hour, on August 12, 2013. The most famous of all…

Multiple Sclerosis hereditary?

Multiple Sclerosis hereditary? No. But, it might be genetics… Studies says that, if a member of the family has Multiple Sclerosis, the probabilities of being diagnosed with multiple sclerosis are: Identical twins, 1 in 4 Non-identical twins, 1 in 22…