Jill Scott, Kiran Bedi, and other women who work to change cultural perceptions highlighted the White House Project event.
Nearly three decades of informal classroom chats with some of America’s finest poets.
CERN scientists are today successfully crashing particles together at nearly the speed of light. With such high-speed collisions, they hope to finally detect the elusive Higgs boson.
A phone call today between Barack Obama and Dmitri Medvedev sealed the deal for the US and Russia to reduce strategic nuclear weapons by almost one-third and to halve the number of delivery vehicles, such as missiles and bombers.
A US Russia nuclear deal on reducing their arsenals has received global praise. But some in Russia worry that President Medvedev may have allowed too much leeway for the US to develop missile defense systems.
Wired Magazine has nominated the Internet for the Nobel Peace Prize.