Houston’s Hidden Life

Each semester, dozens of University of Houston students participate in Professor Ann Cheek's Hidden Life of Houston project. Students collect data on urban wildlife that lives in Houston for class credit.…

The wasp lesson

Indeed, if one believes Schumacher, we must approach not only the content of the program, but the purpose of life: “'know-how' is nothing in itself”, he writes; "it is an endless means...the task of education" must be "first and foremost…

In memoriam: Joel S. Bennett

Joel S. Bennett, a blood researcher at the University of Pennsylvania, died June 21 of pancreatic cancer. He was 78 years old. Bennet was born in 1942 to Marvin and Rhoda Bennett and grew up in Southfield, Michigan. He graduated…