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It's been the summer of the Ice Bucket Challenge across America - thousands getting doused to raise more than a hundred million dollars for research in the fight against A.L.S., Lou Gehrig's Disease. Here's part of that research...
Tue, Sep 02, 2014 7:00:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
The leading cause of fatal and non-fatal injury to older people is falling down. At the University of Illinois-Chicago, some older folks are falling down on purpose with lots of help, to try to reduce their chances of a real fall elsewhere...
Tue, Sep 02, 2014 7:00:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Here's a question that's been around for ages: What does it take to become an expert at something? An expert musician, say - or an expert carpenter? Practice, practice, practice, of course. It's a big factor - but not the only one...
Tue, Sep 02, 2014 7:00:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
For decades, science fiction like "Star Trek" has helped us to imagine what space travel might look like in the distant future. A NASA scientist says he's designed a ship that could someday make interstellar travel a reality...
Tue, Sep 02, 2014 7:00:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
As the barbeque editor for "Texas Monthly" Magazine, nobody knows more about Texas Barbeque than Daniel Vaughn. At least five times a week, you'll find him ordering up a plate-full, says our CBS News colleague Michelle Miller...
Mon, Sep 01, 2014 7:00:00 PM, Continue reading at the source