Americans are viewing more TV than ever before. How much is too much?
A new year always brings a spate of predictions about the future -- many of them woefully inaccurate. Why do people bother?
For book clubs and others who love to read, a selection of the must-read books coming out in the new year.
Thrift was once a core American value, espoused by people like Benjamin Franklin. What changed?
Though no one person technically invented the computer, John Vincent Atanasoff created the machine that led the way.
Giving to charities plunged last year in the midst of the recession, but people still find ways to contribute.
Colin Firth talks with The Takeaway about why it's easy for audiences to relate to England's King George VI in the new film, "The King's Speech."
The United States pioneered much of the internet. But US broadband connections now lag far behind much of the rest of the world.
The new book, "The Killing of Crazy Horse" explains the prejudice behind the warrior's death.
So-called "species seekers" have risked their lives, sabotaged others, and changed the way people think of the world and themselves.