Neda Ulaby

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When Hurricane Irma Closed Schools, Florida Museums Stepped In

Monday, September 18, 2017

Irma threw schedules out the window and left kids with little to do last week. But several Florida museums opened ad-hoc camps to teach art, science and a few coping skills.


Miami Hurricane Shelter Still Packed - With People And Pets

Sunday, September 17, 2017

Even as Miami returns to normal, an emergency shelter continues to take in people every day.


Police Departments Deploy Garbage Trucks To Block Vehicle Attacks In Crowds

Thursday, September 14, 2017

Law enforcement officers are using the trucks to prevent vehicle attacks like the one in Charlottesville that killed one woman and injured several other people.


How Garbage Trucks Are Used To Stop Vehicle Attacks

Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Cities are increasingly deploying garbage trucks as part of demonstrations and rallies, partly to keep cars from plowing into protesters.


Scholars Say White Supremacists Chanting 'Deus Vult' Got History Wrong

Monday, September 04, 2017

White supremacists using Crusaders' crosses and other medieval imagery on their homemade shields say the time period is an ideal of a white Europe. But medieval scholars say the white supremacists are wrong and the scholars are fighting back.


Hollywood Suffers Worst Summer Box Office In A Decade

Wednesday, August 30, 2017

The Hollywood box office is off by a lot this year. Bad sequels, big bombs and fewer films contributed to the weak bottom line.


'Disjointed' Is Like Any Workplace Sitcom — With More Pot, Sex And Language

Friday, August 25, 2017

Set in a medical marijuana dispensary, the big networks all turned the show down. But Netflix picked it up and co-creator Chuck Lorre says, ultimately, it's about characters who care for one another.


YouTube Stars Stress Out, Just Like The Rest Of Us

Thursday, August 24, 2017

Young YouTube stars work hard to look authentic and accessible, and they can make millions of dollars doing it. But the pressure to appear perfect while living online can sometimes be too much.


Marvel Comics Meet Reality On The Not-So-Mean Streets Of Hell's Kitchen

Friday, August 18, 2017

In Netflix's newest Marvel Universe show, The Defenders, Jessica Jones, Luke Cage, Daredevil and Iron Fist patrol the dirty streets of a Hell's Kitchen that doesn't exist in today's New York City.


Character Actor Robert Hardy Dies At 91

Friday, August 04, 2017

British actor Robert Hardy, best known for his work in the Harry Potter movies and the BBC series All Creatures Great and Small, has died. He was 91.


Celebrated Playwright And Actor Sam Shepard Dies

Monday, July 31, 2017

Sam Shepard was both a prize-winning playwright and an an acclaimed actor. He won a Pulitzer for Drama for Buried Child in 1979 and wrote more than 40 other plays as well as short stories and essays. He died Thursday at his home in Kentucky of complications from Lou Gehrig's disease. He was 73.


How To Preserve Your Polaroid

Sunday, July 30, 2017

A new David Hockney photography show begs the question: how do his Polaroids look vibrant decades after they were made? There's a secret to keeping instant film from fading.


The YouTube Star Who's Teaching Kids How To Bake

Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Celebrity chef Rosanna Pansino hosts the YouTube show Nerdy Nummies and has more than 8 million subscribers. Among her fans are thousands of children who want to learn how to bake.


'Game Of Thrones' Finds Fans Among Disability Rights Activists, Too

Monday, July 10, 2017

Several main characters in the HBO series happen to have disabilities. "I had never seen my own experience in life reflected so accurately, so vividly, so viscerally," says one disability activist.


60 Years Ago, 2 Boys Met And The Beatles Began

Thursday, July 06, 2017

On the anniversary of John Lennon and Paul McCartney's first meeting, revisit the church garden party that changed the course of popular music forever.


Set Designer Uses Broadway Experience To Design Times Square Restaurant

Wednesday, July 05, 2017

In addition to designing sets for Broadway shows and concert tours, David Korins is working on a new restaurant. We go behind the scenes of a Times Square restaurant, where eating is theater.


Canadian Comics Celebrate Their Country's Birth At LA Comedy Clubs

Saturday, July 01, 2017

Canada turns 150 on July 1 and a celebration is underway in Los Angeles comedy clubs, of all places, in honor of the long comedy tradition between the country to the north and LA.


DAAAAAAAD! On Father's Day, An Homage To The Terrible Jokes They Tell

Sunday, June 18, 2017

"Dad jokes are just a verbal form of play," says behavioral scientist Peter McGraw. "It's just a different way to tickle and roughhouse with your kids."


Yoko Ono Joins John Lennon With Credit Line For Writing 'Imagine'

Saturday, June 17, 2017

The song "Imagine" is an international anthem of peace and, well, imagination. Until this week, John Lennon had sole credit for writing the song, but in his lifetime, Lennon wanted that changed.


It's Polyamorous Polysaturation — Unconventional Relationships Abound On TV

Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Unconventional relationships are all over TV. Open marriages and three-ways have driven stories on scripted shows like House of Cards, Transparent and Orphan Black — and reality TV isn't far behind.