When my daughter Lotus recently became interested in astronomy, and we began watching shows and documentaries about space and the universe, we discovered Neil deGrasse Tyson, the dynamic host of the National Geographic talk show "StarTalk."
There's a snippet of Beastie Boys in the signature "sound collage" for StarTalk, the popular podcast hosted by astrophysicist extraordinaire Neil deGrasse Tyson.
"If you gain 10 pounds this month, you don't say, 'Repeal gravity!'"
Let's just put that in context: Hillary Clinton hasn't even announced whether she will or will not run in 2016, and these
Fifty years ago, we needed language skills to keep tabs on our competitors. Today we need these skills to keep pace with them.