THE PERIPHERY Eight Great Maps Explaining Our World
More than geography, these maps offer a picto-statistical image of poignant facts about humanity. I ran into them on the website TwistedSifter.com under the title: 40 Maps That Will Help You Make Sens... Posted on 10/3/13 at 6:54 AM
ASTRO BOB Load up the car, we're going to Vesta
Before voice navigation and cellphones we all kept our car glovebox stuffed with maps of favorite states traveled. Some of us still do. When you needed directions to a city, you unfolded the map or ... Posted on 9/15/13 at 12:08 PM
BLUE CROSS BLUE SHIELD NORTH DAKOTA Cherie & Katie’s story: How we helped in family’s time of need
By Ryan Schuster
Cherie Jensen was on the liver transplant list when she received the ultimate gift of love from her family. Cheries daughter, Nikki, offered to be a liver donor to help her mom, but ... Posted on 5/10/13 at 12:13 PM
STAFF BLOG SHESAYSTV DIY Christmas: Personalized Coasters
Did you know the majority of Americans feel like they spent too much last Christmas? And if last Friday's numbers are any indication, shoppers are going overboard this Christmas as well.
If you're no... Posted on 11/28/12 at 11:00 PM
STAFF BLOG NIE ROCKS! The Final Vote: The Electoral College
What is the Electoral Vote? How many Electoral votes does each state have? In most elections, the candidate with the most votes wins. But when it comes to picking a U.S. president, things arent quite ... Posted on 10/26/12 at 11:28 AM
Until now, the only way to find out what people in the United States eat and how many calories they consume has been government data, which can lag behind the rapidly expanding and changing food marketplace. Researchers from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill are trying to change that by creating a gargantuan map of what foods Americans are buying and eating.
17-year-old Jake Dahl spent the past year putting his interest in math — and his fondness for computers and programming — together to do just that.
Dahl has written two iPhone applications to help people with math.
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