Tag: Culture

Pink, SeaWorld Battle Over Killer Whale Captivity

A virtual conference of SeaWorld‘s board of directors became an attraction of its own Wednesday when singer and animal rights activist Pink asked: “When will SeaWorld transfer its orcas and other marine mammals to seaside This article originally appeared…

How Mapping Marijuana DNA Could Change the Future of Pot

Scientists are currently in the midst of exploring uncharted territory: The cannabis genome. Unlike with other plants, researchers don’t have a long history of closely analyzing the genetic makeup of the plant. But for the…

Third Man Accused of Child Marriage in Utah Sex Cult

In Utah, the Knights of Crystal Blade – a radical, fundamentalist Mormon offshoot – is under investigation for the abduction and assault of underage child brides. Authorities have charged Robert Shane Rowe – a man from…

Eddie Huang Remembers Anthony Bourdain

“Mom! Mom! You gotta see this show on China! Two-hour special!” “Ah! What? Who is this? He looks like a cigarette! Ha, ha!” The host opened the show by talking about how he could spend…