Juneteenth marks the day that enslaved Africans were freed in Texas in 1865. It’s been described as America’s 2nd Independence Day and it’s a day of celebration that focuses on, among other things, food.
Skyscrapers are gleaming symbols of prestige, and an ingenious way to save space in dense urban areas. But as buildings rise ever higher, what are the risks of these architectural behemoths? Do we truly know how they will hold up in earthquakes, fires, and other potential disasters? What have--or haven’t—we learned from past tragedies?
A councilmember bridges constituents plagued by the opioid crisis with the unorthodox D.A.
Dr. M. Sanjayan and his team uncover the complex dynamic of this bustling oasis where elephants, lions and leopards compete for water.