Gaillardia, or blanket flower, is an easy-to-grow perennial for hot, sunny spots. Here's a new cultivar, Commotion Moxie, that has much to offer flower gardeners.
Researchers at Cornell University try to figure out what makes for memorable quotes.
Robert Kennedy and Martin Luther King Jr. pulled poetry from their hearts to heal and rouse the nation. As this National Poetry Month draws to a close, our politics could benefit from reconnecting with poetry as a source of insight.
On World Book Night thousands of volunteers in the US and Europe will hand out books, hoping to pass along their own love of reading.