This article offers a short biography of author Michael Crichton. Included in the story is an excerpt from his autobiography "Travels." The excerpt tells how Crichton came to the realization that men and women are...
This article summarizes the history of dentistry since ancient times, though emphasizing dental care since the advent of anesthesia in the middle 1800s.
This article provides an in-depth biography of artist Andy Warhol, including numerous anecdotes, facts and photos. The story also offers much information about the famous Factory crowd in the 1960s.
This article provides the author's advice about virtually all aspects of dental care, including checkups, filings and major restoration such as root canals, crowns and implants. Also included is some advice about how...
This article provides in-depth background information for the rock group Crosby, Stills, Nash and Young. The author offers insights into the character of its members: David Crosby, Stephen Stills, Graham Nash and Neil...
This article suggests a list of the ten best rock and roll bands comprised of three members, starting with rock bands from the 1960s to the present.
This article provides in-depth background information for the Godfather of Soul, James Brown. The story is heavily based on Brown's autobiography "I Feel Good: A Memoir of a Life of Soul."
This article summarizes the musical background of R&B group Tower of Power. The author emphasizes the contributions of numerous musicians and singers since the band's inception in 1968.
This article summarizes the singing career of Grace Slick. Included are many quotes from Grace Slick's autobiography entitled "Somebody to Love?"
This article provides an in-depth biography of Chuck Berry. The story is based on the autobiography of Chuck Berry entitled "Chuck Berry." At the conclusion, the author tries to answer the question: Is Chuck Berry the...
This article provides general information about the Sacramento Valley Astronomical Society, particularly regarding its monthly star parties. The story also offers a short story about a UFO sighting at one of those star...
This article summarizes the life and career of grunge artist Kurt Cobain. The author asks the question of whether the public could have prevented Cobain's suicide from a gunshot wound. The story also provides some...
This article investigates the various problems facing the island nation of Haiti. Haiti's biggest problems are overpopulation, deforestation, poverty and unemployment.
This article suggests a list of some of the best archaeological sites in the world. A brief summary explains the historical and archaeological significance of each site.
This article summarizes the life of actress Hedy Lamarr. Based on Lamarr's autobiography entitled "Ecstasy and Me: My Life as a Woman," the story emphasizes the movies she starred in and her many sexual encounters and...
This article provides an in-depth biography of jazz great Miles Davis. The content tries to prove that Miles Davis was one of the most talented and influential jazz artists of the twentieth century.
This article suggests a list of the ten greatest rock bands of all time and provides a short biography of each group, as well as photos and videos.
This article provides a summary of the musical career of Brian Jones, guitarist of the Rolling Stones. The author wonders if Jones really died as the result of a misadventure (drowning) or was he murdered by a friend or...
This article provides an investigation of the campaign to remove four dams on the upper Klamath River in Oregon and California. Many residents in the area, particularly Native Americans, would like to have the dams...
This article provides a summary of Disco Demolition Night, which happened in Chicago, Illinois. Included in the article is a short story which provides a comedic point of view for that crazy night in July 1979.
This article summarizes the career of legendary explorer Colonel Percy Fawcett, who vanished in Brazil during 1925. The story also provides many theories explaining how and why he disappeared.
This article lists the rock stars who died under infamous circumstances at the age of 27. A short biography is also provided for each rocker.