We use our smartphones all … the … time. But, at what cost? Nancy Colier has been studying this. She’s a psychotherapist based in New York City and author of "The Power of Off: The Mindful Way to Stay Sane in a Virtual World."
Picture this. You’re in Petrified Forest National Park, digging, and you come upon a fossil that makes paleontologists re-think what they know about a particular species. That did not happen to Annette McGivney, but it could have. The park hosts “regular people” for digs three times a year through the Petrified Forest Field Institute.
Yesterday’s Super Bowl featured one of the greatest comebacks in sports history. But if you don’t care about football, there were always the television ads … And with us for a few minutes to talk about Super Bowl ads and the bigger picture is Louie Moses, president and creative director of the Phoenix-based Moses Agency.
Not too long ago, 15 acres of land on the corner of Central Avenue and Indian School Road sat empty. But, in 2011, Phoenix Mayor Greg Stanton struck a deal between the land’s owner and a local nonprofit called Keep Phoenix Beautiful to transform the space. But, now, the garden is being shut down — without much notice.
On Tuesday, the full U.S. Senate is expected to vote on the nomination of Betsy Devos to be the next U.S. secretary of Education. To learn more about the Devos confirmation and the likelihood of her approval, we spoke with Elizabeth Mann of the Brookings Institution.
Last year hundreds of thousands of people from around the world united with the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe to protest the Dakota Access Pipeline. That protest continues as President Trump advances development. The movement has brought a megaphone to the battle between what tribes believe to be sacred and what westerners consider fair game all across the U.S.