Society constructs women’s bodies as sexual, but mothers’ bodies as asexual—a quandary that presents a dilemma for women who nurse in public.
Samuel Smiles' 1859 book, Self Help, offered a groundbreaking approach to self improvement.
As celebrity culture developed in 19th century England, authors were at turns celebrated and celebrators of artists they admired.
Constructed languages like Klingon excite us because they enable us to actively participate in foreign or "alien" cultures.
The occupation of a wildlife refuge in Oregon and subsequent arrest of Ammon Bundy has once again drawn ...
Data suggests that people are more sensitive to health-related matters after the death of a celebrity.
Using freeway signs as his medium, artist Edgar Heap of Birds disrupts American perceptions of Native-American culture and history.
DuPont invented the stretch synthetic fabric that revolutionized fashion in the mid-twentieth century.