Bigger brains are smarter, but not by much

December 12, 2018 asianct 0

November 30, 2018 Katherine Unger Baillie The English idiom “highbrow,” derived from a physical description of a skull barely able to contain the brain inside of it, comes from a long-held belief in the existence […]

The billion-dollar business of e-sports

November 28, 2018 asianct 0

November 20, 2018 If you’re puzzled by the notion of a packed arena filled with people cheering for athletes who mash buttons, not wide receivers, you might want to pull up a chair. E-sports leagues […]

A walk through history

November 26, 2018 asianct 0

November 20, 2018 Tina Rodia Tina Rodia Photographer From Walnut Street, at the corner of 34th Street, a pedestrian walkway cuts a path to 33rd and Chestnut along Hill Square, considered an eastern gateway to Penn’s […]

Sniffing for science

November 13, 2018 asianct 0

November 6, 2018 Katherine Unger Baillie Bonnie, a sleek border collie mix, is practically vibrating with excitement. After getting a signal to start her search, her owners release her. She bounds, snuffling and wriggling, to […]

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