August 9, 2018
Curious to know what HD voice, or VoLTE, actually is and whether it will make cell phone calls more tolerable, we reached out to Kapil Dandekar, professor of electrical and computer engineering at Drexel University and director of the Drexel Wireless Systems Lab.
August 2, 2018
While startups of the day might be bailing on the dress pant and khaki as the work uniform, the khaki, in particular, has been a uniform of the 9-to-5 lifestyle for as long as anyone can remember.
July 26, 2018
Why peaches have fuzz, where they originate, and what states actually grow more peaches than Georgia.
July 19, 2018
Food science and culinary arts expert Jonathan Deutsch teases out what the latest appeal is of turmeric.
July 12, 2018
In a culture where trends have moved toward ultra-magical skin cremes with anti-aging properties, or diets loaded with the nutrient and healthy fats that make skin glow, how popular is plastic surgery on the face compared to 20 years ago?
July 5, 2018
"Battle royale" games like "Fortnite" have taken over as the latest video game trend. But what is a "battle royale" game? Drexel University's Frank Lee explains.
June 21, 2018
A Temple University associate professor of risk management and insurance explains how health insurance policies tend to be negotiated by professional athletes.
June 14, 2018
A Moore College of Art and Design cultural anthropologist explains the origins of the high heel.
June 7, 2018
Tourism expert Benjamin Altschuler explains what qualities tourists generally look for when picking a travel destination--and how Philly stacks up.
May 31, 2018
Information management professor David Schuff explores the popular act of covering laptop webcams with slips of paper.