Genetic editing could wipe out geniuses

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (EXPRESS) — New technology which allows medics to ensure children do not inherit diseases could also mean the likes of Thomas Edison, who invented the lightbulb, might never more…

What really happened when Washington crossed the Delaware

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_2774675" align="aligncenter" width="600"] "Washington Crossing the Delaware" by Emanuel Gottlieb Leutze[/caption] After losing the Battle of Brooklyn Heights, Aug. 27, 1776, the Continental Army was driven out more…

U.S. history no longer needed for history degree

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (THE COLLEGE FIX) — George Washington University recently changed its requirements for history majors, removing previously key courses for the stated purpose of giving students more flexibility. The more…

5,000-year-old Nativity scene found in Egypt

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (SEEKER) — Italian researchers have discovered what might be the oldest nativity scene ever found — 5,000-year-old rock art that depicts a star in the east, a newborn more…

University promotes clemency for convicted cop killer

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Campus Reform) American University in Washington, D.C. has installed a new statue on campus to raise awareness for a convicted cop-killer’s clemency campaign. Leonard Peltier, a Native American more…

Important messages of peace and joy

by Bill Federer -- On Christmas Eve, Dec. 24, 1492, Columbus' ship, the Santa Maria, ran aground on the island of Hispanola (Haiti). Columbus left 40 men and named the settlement la more…