- University of Central MissouriPolitical Science & Economics - BA, 1975
- University of Missouri–Kansas CityNon-profit Management - MPA, 1998
16 optical illusions more fun than that damn dress
A collection of optical illusions that will make you question everything you see.
Parents Support Later Start Times for High School | Observations, Scient...
A new, national survey released by the University of Michigan has found that 50 percent of parents who have teenage children would support l
Why Don’t You Want to Sing and Dance in Public? - Scientific American
Research probes the origins of performance shyness
Your Entire Approach to Your Kid’s Allowance Is Wrong
When it comes to kids and money, there are few topics that cause more confusion for parents than allowances. When should you start? Should i
Age-Appropriate Chores for Children (and Why They're Not Doing Them)
Of all the things I thought might be difficult about having children, I never realized it would be so much work to get them to do any work.
Who Should Decide How Students Learn About America’s Past?
Some politicians want to get rid of the AP U.S.-history curriculum because it paints a cynical picture of the country's backstory.
What Forms of Creativity Turn You On? | Beautiful Minds, Scientific Amer...
It's no secret: creativity is sexy. People all over the world rank creativity as a highly desirable quality in a partner, and people who are
New Promise of Relief for Major Depression - Scientific American
Deep-brain stimulation has shown potential to help the up to 20 percent of patients with major depression who don’t get relief from medicati
The U.S. Power Grid is in Need of a Technology Upgrade | Plugged In, Sci...
Innovators gather in DC this week to discuss how to modernize the U.S. electric grid in the face of a changing electricity sector. The ARPA-
10 Environmental Regulations the Republican Congress Wants to Kill
It's regulation-hunting season.