A Brief History of Presidential Drinking

By the time a Philadelphia distiller appropriately named E.C. Booz began handing out free bottles of his Old Cabin Whiskey at campaign rallies for William Henry Harrison in 1840, American presidents had already established quite…

Being a man, having a lower income, having…

Doctors treating COVID-19-patients in hospital. Photo: Rohit Kushwaha/Mostphotos “We can show that there are independent effects of various separate risk factors that have been brought up in debates and news about COVID-19. All of these factors are…

Dr. Fauci Named Federal Employee of the Year

Dr. Anthony S. Fauci, M.D., director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases at the National Institutes of Health has been named the Federal Employee of the Year in the annual Service to…

Soviet rocket engineer and spacecraft designer

Soviet rocket engineer and spacecraft designer (1907-1966) Sergei Pavlovich Korolev (Russian: Серге́й Па́влович Королёв, IPA: [sʲɪrˈgʲej ˈpavɫəvʲɪtɕ kərɐˈlʲɵf] (listen),[7] also transliterated as Sergey Pavlovich Korolyov; Ukrainian: Сергій Павлович Корольов, Serhiy Pavlovych Korolyov; January 12 [O.S. December 30] 1907…

American astronaut and the first human to walk…

American astronaut; first human to walk on the Moon Neil Armstrong Armstrong in April 1969 Born Neil Alden Armstrong (1930-08-05)August 5, 1930 Died August 25, 2012(2012-08-25) (aged 82) Alma mater Spouse(s) Janet Shearon ​ ​ ( m. 1956;…