Alabama removed its first black college student because of riots. 63 years later, she’s being honored

Autherine Lucy Foster’s latest trip to the University of Alabama went a lot better than her first.She made history 63 years ago when she enrolled as the university’s first African American student. But the school removed her from campus after … Continue reading Alabama removed its first black college student because of riots. 63 years later, she’s being honored

Watch your step in Miami. There might be a severed cow’s tongue on your running path

Runners and walkers huffing and puffing up the Tropical Park hill stopped and gagged when they reached the peak. Sure, it’s a steep climb by Miami’s terrain standards, but what really made them breathless was the severed cow’s tongue lying … Continue reading Watch your step in Miami. There might be a severed cow’s tongue on your running path

Meet Chesley Bonestell, The Most Important Space Artist You’ve Probably Never Heard Of

Over the last half century, spacecraft have visited every planet and their major moons, as well as two dwarf planetsand more than a dozen asteroids and comets. Thanks to high-res images, we know these worlds intimately and can appreciate what makes each of them unique. These … Continue reading Meet Chesley Bonestell, The Most Important Space Artist You’ve Probably Never Heard Of