January 18, 2022

Recovering Waste Products from Contaminated Water

Is it possible to both clean up contaminated water and reclaim useful elements from the waste?

January 17, 2022

Revolutionizing Water Treatment

A new invention could revolutionize the way we treat contaminated water.

January 14, 2022

Cleaning Up Water with the Power of a Tornado

One of nature’s most destructive forces has inspired a new technology.

January 13, 2022

Tornadic One-Pass

The power of a tornado offers a possible solution to clean polluted waterways.

January 12, 2022


Hatsumode is the ritual first visit of the year to a Japanese Shinto or Buddhist temple.

January 11, 2022

In the Presence of Royalty

Haitian Vodou is a source of strength and solace to its followers, in the face of widespread poverty and despair.

January 10, 2022

Dancing the Machete

The ritual of Coupez Gateau is one of the ways the celebration of Epiphany has been incorporated into Haitian Vodou.

January 7, 2022

Day of the Kings

In Haiti, the feast of the Epiphany is celebrated in both Catholic and Vodou traditions.

January 6, 2022

Food Fit For Kings

Three Kings Day is a festival for the palate.

January 5, 2022

Twelfth Night

It’s said that at midnight on Twelfth Night, farm animals start talking.

January 4, 2022

Mummers Parade – History

The flamboyance of the Mummers’ Parade arose from the masquerade balls of Philadelphia society.

January 3, 2022

Mummers Parade – String Bands

Revered in Philadelphia since 1902.