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Stunning Costa Rica

Watch this utterly gripping footage of Costa Rica filmed by Jacob + Katie Schwarz in 4K at 60 FPS. Featuring shots of lush greenery and cold waterfalls, this film is absolutely breathtaking. Please watch in..

Nomads of the Rainforest

NOVA visits the Waorani Indians of Eastern Ecuador less than 30 years after their first contact with Western civilization. Left largely undisturbed because of their traditional hostility toward outsiders, a few families remain deep in..

The genesis of term “Robot”

In 1920, Czech writer Karel Čapek wrote a play about human-like machines, thereby inventing the term robot from the Central European word for forced labor. Jessica Oreck and Rachael Teel explain how the science fiction..

The History of April Fools Day

April fool’s Day is characterized with a renewal festival, a day when mischievous and tomfoolery behavior are acceptable. A time when normal behavior is not allowed and according to tradition, the pranks and jokes must stop..

Why is there a “b” in doubt?

Say the word “doubt” aloud. What is that “b” doing there? Does it have any purpose? Gina Cooke explains the long and winding history of “doubt” and why the spelling, though it seems random, is..

If I Ruled the World: Imagine That

Professor in the Department of African and African American Studies and Founding Director of the The Hiphop Archive at Harvard University and Research Institute (HARI) at the Hutchins Center for African and African American Research

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