Life at a glance

Flavor, nutrition, and the end of blandification

May 5, 2015
The book The Dorito Effect discusses the link between good food and good health
Posted In: Food, nutrition, flavor, food industry
President Barack Obama delivers the 2014 State of the Union address.

PODCAST: Obama announces a new non-profit

May 4, 2015
April's payroll, Obama's non-profit, and the so-called "landmen"

My First Job: Pet grave digger

May 1, 2015
A first job that's a bit macabre.
Posted In: pets, cemeteries, counselor

PODCAST: Off to the races

May 1, 2015
A look back at April, and the changing demographic of horse owners.
Ted Thompson

The Transaction: a silver promise

Apr 30, 2015
A necklace with a comforting message
Posted In: transaction, jewelry, family
Astronaut Chris Hadfield offers a visual tour of Earth from the International Space Station in "You Are Here: Around the World in 92 Minutes," like this view stretching from Havana to Washington, D.C.

Astronaut Chris Hadfield on living above the sky

Apr 30, 2015
A Canadian astronaut talks about singing in space and the future of living away from Earth.
Posted In: chris hadfield, astronaut, space, ISS, moon, mars

PODCAST: Bernanke joins PIMCO

Apr 30, 2015
Unemployment numbers, aid in Nepal, and Ben Bernanke joins PIMCO.
A bitcoin medal is displayed at a bitcoin trading club meeting in Tokyo.

Bitcoin gets a bit of a bump

Apr 30, 2015
Here are the numbers we're reading and watching for Thursday.

PODCAST: Pay-for-performance disclosures

Apr 29, 2015
Disappointing GDP, the SEC's new rules, ranking colleges by economic potential, and the NFL pays taxes.

PODCAST: The suburb revival

Apr 28, 2015
Oil company profits, Japan's currency, and millennials in the suburbs.
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