The International Journal of Design & Nature and Ecodynamics published the paper: 'The Evolution of Speed in Athletics: Why the Fastest Runners are Black and Swimmers are White.'
We talk with two of the scientists behind the study.
We take a look at what's ahead this week: President Obama hosts a nuclear security summit, the White House may soon reveal possible nominees to take Justice Stevens' seat on the Supreme Court, and a new dating show hits VH1.
The dance form of step, rooted in African American history, has largely been associated with black colleges and fraternities. When a white team recently won the national step competition, a dialogue ignited about race. Do African Americans 'own' step?
In light of singer Chris Brown's guilty plea on felony assault charges, The Takeaway is exploring youth, abuse, race and culture. Joining us are Elizabeth Mendez Berry, freelance journalist, and Latoya Peterson, editor of the blog Racialicious.
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