Talking with Authors: Janet Napolitano “How Safe Are We?”
As the third full-time head of the Department of Homeland Security since its creation post September 11th, Secretary Napolitano is very well versed about the threats that the United States faces.
Talking with Authors: Karin Slaughter “Pieces of Her”
Internationally best-selling crime novelist Karin Slaughter is killing it. 18 novels in 17 years. Over 35 million sold in 120 countries with three movie options in the works.
Science & Technology
Chronic Itch? Arthritis Drug is Potential New Therapy Fighting Itch
The Center for the Study of Itch (CSI) at Washington University in St. Louis had a breakthrough helping patients suffering from severe chronic itching.
ArtsTheaterTwo on the Aisle
Two On the Aisle: Reviews of Angels in America Part 1, Don’t Bother Me I Can’t Cope, others: Sept. 12, 2019
Angels in America Part 1, Donâ€™t Bother Me I Canâ€™t Cope, Shakespeare in Love, The 39 Steps, The Musical Comedy Murders of 1940, Tuck Everlasting, Karmatic
Back to School is Risky Time for Asthma Attacks & Peak Time at Hospitals for Children with Asthma
Tragedies are preventable during this back-to-school season.
Having an asthma plan and routine can manage even the most severe asthma cases.
New Imaging “Blinks” So You Don’t Miss Proteins Causing Alzheimers & Other Age-Related Diseases
Engineers developed a new imaging technique using temporary fluorescence, causing the amyloids to flash, or “blink.”
Community & Culture
Schankman’s St. Louis: You’re Fired! Welcome to Cannon School
Once a year, black powder cannon enthusiasts get together at an old fort in Prairie Du Rocher, Illinois to learn how to shoot a cannon safely. And it’s a blast!
Karl Luthin: The Wrangler
Karl Luthin is a full-time veterinarian and a Hollywood wrangler who handles large breeds of animals in the film industry.
Saint Louis University Hospital is First in Region to Offer Flexible Robotic Surgery System
Surgeons at Saint Louis University Hospital operate with a fully flexible robotic arm, controlling the instruments with a joystick-like device and foot pedal.
Constructing Park-Like at the Pulitzer Arts Foundation
Studio Land Arts’s constructs a new public space called Park-Like at the Pulitzer Arts Foundation.