This video showcases some of the amazing things you can do with a heavy-duty wind turbine and a couple of nets. Six indoor skydiving masters, or “flyers”, show us their best choreography and physics-bending routines. Some of these tricks couldn’t possibly be done in the air.
Sir Arthur Conan Doyle is responsible for one of the most popular characters in literary history, the infinitely resourceful detective Sherlock Holmes (accompanied, of course, by his loyal sidekick Dr. Watson). Despite…
One out of every three Americans in the labor market are currently employed as freelance workers. That’s a whopping 53 million adults, and they’re changing the way business is done all over the world. Quite a few freelance workers are strictly part-time, with daily W-2 employment at some company or other, and just a supplemental income from taking on projects and clients on the side.
Fifty years ago the United States Congress passed the historic Voting Rights Act, which formally ended racial discrimination in voting. While a landmark achievement in its own right, the legislation would not have been possible had it not been for the decades of backbreaking work on behalf of civil rights activists around the country.
We take some extra time each February to commemorate those who have fought for civil and economic equality in the U.S. and around the world, but for the most part the same people tend to come up in coverage: namely Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., Rosa Parks, and Malcolm X. Here are some black leaders whose names are not as recognizable to many, but should be.