| Aug 25, 2012
| 7:14 PM
When Neil Armstrong became the first person to set foot on the moon, on July 20, 1969, he uttered a phrase that has been carved in stone and quoted across the planet: "That's one small step for man; one giant leap for mankind."
The grainy black-and-...
| Oct 9, 2012
| 5:34 AM
Three Things to consider on this sports Tuesday:
Thing 1: My column in today's Sun Sentinel has already brought a lot of great feedback, not just from Orioles and Yankees fans but from anyone who has lost contact with an old friend.
| Mar 4, 2013
| 10:00 AM
Claremont Graduate University announced Monday that the winner of its 2013 Kingsley Tufts Poetry Award is Marianne Boruch. Boruch will be awarded $100,000 for her collection "The Book of Hours," published by Copper Canyon Press.
The prize, one of the...
| Jan 1, 2013
| 8:32 AM
Rose Parade 2013: group traveled from Indiana to enjoy festivities...
| Jan 1, 2013
| 10:02 AM
Rose Parade 2013: thousands gather for annual New Year's Day celebration...
| Aug 13, 2012
| 9:13 AM
Mars rover Curiosity: One intern at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory can do a little more than put his time there on his resume. Riley Avron, 19, can actually say he helped engineers figure out how to drive Curiosity on Mars. A few months ago, JPL...
| Jun 24, 2013
A new study has found that an employee's efficiency increases by more than 200 percent when that person is given the option of sitting in a chair made of milk chocolate.
The study was conducted by me, on behalf of my new company, ChocoChair Inc. (Our...
| Sep 18, 2012
| 12:17 PM
Lt. Governor Becky Skillman joined executives from Paul Wurth, Inc., an international steel and iron engineering manufacturer, Tuesday to announce the company's plans to expand its operations here, creating up to 40 new jobs by 2018.
A subsidiary of...
| Sep 19, 2012
| 7:10 PM
Purdue University is helping develop a new form of biofuel.
The U.S. Department of Energy awarded $5 million to a team of researchers Wednesday.
The researchers are working to develop a plant that could produce a substance that can directly be used as...
| Sep 21, 2012
| 9:19 AM
Purdue officials sent a note to students after someone discovered a racist remark written on a whiteboard Wednesday night.
Purdue administrators said students found the hate word at the Roland G. Parrish Library of Management and Economics in the...
| Aug 3, 2012
| 7:20 AM
A Purdue University professor’s career is set to blast off with NASA.
Marshall Porterfield, a professor of agricultural and biological engineering and biomedical engineering, will become director of NASA’s Space Life and Physical Sciences...