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Animals as a Gateway to Science

ANIMALS AS A GATEWAY TO SCIENCE

Cummings faculty capitalize on kids' affinity for animals to foster diversity in veterinary medicine and other STEM fields Kids love...

AfroTech: Could Detroit Be the Black Tech Capital of the Country?

AFROTECH: COULD DETROIT BE THE BLACK TECH CAPITAL OF THE COUNTRY?

Take a walk through the downtown core and it's obvious the Motor City has mounted a comeback. Downtown Detroit is unquestionably benefitting...

 
 
 
Aretha Franklin Was Calling For Diversity In Fashion In The '80s

ARETHA FRANKLIN WAS CALLING FOR DIVERSITY IN FASHION IN THE '80S

On Thursday, Aretha Franklin passed away from pancreatic cancer at her home in Detroit. She was 76. The first woman to be inducted...

Grime artist Stormzy has launched a scholarship for black students in a bid to tackle the chronic lack of diversity at the UK's top universities

GRIME ARTIST STORMZY HAS LAUNCHED A SCHOLARSHIP FOR BLACK STUDENTS IN A BID TO TACKLE THE CHRONIC LACK OF DIVERSITY AT THE UK'S TOP UNIVERSITIES

UK grime artist Stormzy has just announced the Stormzy Scholarship. With the help of YouTube Music, he will fund two black students...

 
 
 
Microsoft's new Xbox avatars now available on Windows 10 PCs

MICROSOFT'S NEW XBOX AVATARS NOW AVAILABLE ON WINDOWS 10 PCS

Microsoft first started testing its new and diverse Xbox Live avatars with Xbox owners back in June. The software maker is now making...

Forests Can Improve Kids' Diets: Here's How

FORESTS CAN IMPROVE KIDS' DIETS: HERE'S HOW

Children living near the forest have more diverse diets and better nutritional status. Forest conservation can promote the health of...

 
 
 
Napa Iconoclasts Through A Most Unusual Lense

NAPA ICONOCLASTS THROUGH A MOST UNUSUAL LENSE

Napa is distinct, possessing acres of resplendence with idyllic lowlands and ridgelines that widen the imagination. Its wines are defined...

Ankama's ‘Cosmobot' Soft Launches in Australia, Canada, Singapore

ANKAMA'S ‘COSMOBOT' SOFT LAUNCHES IN AUSTRALIA, CANADA, SINGAPORE

Ankama Mobile already has a diverse portfolio of games , Tactile Wars , and WAFKU: The Brotherhood ), and if you're in one of a handful...

 
 
 
Soledad O'Brien Burns CNN For Calling Out White House Lack of Diversity: Where's CNN's Senior Black Staff?

SOLEDAD O'BRIEN BURNS CNN FOR CALLING OUT WHITE HOUSE LACK OF DIVERSITY: WHERE'S CNN'S SENIOR BLACK STAFF?

Former CNN anchor Soledad O'Brien landed a solid hit on the network Monday, after the CNN Politics Twitter account shared a story about...

Americans may Have Outgrown Traditional Advice of Having a Varied Diet: Study

AMERICANS MAY HAVE OUTGROWN TRADITIONAL ADVICE OF HAVING A VARIED DIET: STUDY

Dietary diversity is not an effective way to promote healthy eating habits and a healthy body weight, found study.

 
 
 
I Worry That Crazy Rich Asians Won't Represent Me, but I Will Defend Its Importance

I WORRY THAT CRAZY RICH ASIANS WON'T REPRESENT ME, BUT I WILL DEFEND ITS IMPORTANCE

Lately, I've been telling my Asian friends that I'm going to see Crazy Rich Asians for the representation. I say it wryly, but there's...

 
 
 
Must Read: 'Essence' to Honor Naomi Campbell During NYFW, Why the CFDA/'Vogue' Fashion Fund Misses the Mark on Inclusivity and Diversity

MUST READ: 'ESSENCE' TO HONOR NAOMI CAMPBELL DURING NYFW, WHY THE CFDA/'VOGUE' FASHION FUND MISSES THE MARK ON INCLUSIVITY AND DIVERSITY

These are the stories making headlines in fashion on Wednesday. Essence to honor Naomi Campbell during New York Fashion Week Essence...

New Study Reports Hollywood Diversity Numbers Have Barely

NEW STUDY REPORTS HOLLYWOOD DIVERSITY NUMBERS HAVE BARELY

New Study Reports Hollywood Diversity Numbers Have Barely Changed In a Decade In 2017 Hollywood, Moonlight , a movie featuring a gay,...

 
 
 

HIGH-THROUGHPUT OPTIMIZATION OF MEDIUM COMPONENTS AND CULTURE CONDITIONS FOR THE EFFICIENT PRODUCTION OF A LIPOPEPTIDE PSEUDOFACTIN BY PSEUDOMONAS FLUORESCENS BD5

Lipopeptides are a promising group of surface-active compounds of microbial origin. These diverse molecules are produced mainly by...

Beyoncé Picks First Black Photog for Vogue Cover Photo: Report

BEYONCÉ PICKS FIRST BLACK PHOTOG FOR VOGUE COVER PHOTO: REPORT

For the first time in the 125-year history of the iconic fashion and lifestyle magazine Vogue , a black photographer will be behind...

 
 
 

BIO COMMENDS REP. COMSTOCK FOR INTRODUCTION OF SUCCESS ACT

This week, Representative Comstock introduced the Study of Underrepresented Classes Chasing Engineering and Science Success Act of...

5 unique reasons to visit Brighton, England

5 UNIQUE REASONS TO VISIT BRIGHTON, ENGLAND

Dubbed ‘London By The Sea', Brighton is one of the UK's most popular destinations. Author Alexandra Loske reveals the hidden gens in...

 
 
 
Diversity of Unexpected CRISPR Edits Revealed by SMRT Sequencing

DIVERSITY OF UNEXPECTED CRISPR EDITS REVEALED BY SMRT SEQUENCING

Image by Ernesto del Aguila III, National Human Genome Research Institute, NIH A new Nature Biotechnology publication is sending reverberations...

Incredible Croatia: 7 dazzling trips through the jewel of the Adriatic

INCREDIBLE CROATIA: 7 DAZZLING TRIPS THROUGH THE JEWEL OF THE ADRIATIC

With its glittering coastline, spectacular medieval cities and untouched natural wonders, Croatia is arguably Europe's most diverse...