• August 28, 2014 |  The Pulse

    Reviving the fading tradition of family dinner

    Is family dinner making a comeback? It's one of the newest ideas to fight childhood obesity in Philadelphia.
  • August 28, 2014 |  The Pulse

    Penn Professor Alison Sweeney explains the mysterious sex lives of corals

    Imagine - a full moon over the open ocean. If you think that sounds romantic, you're not alone. Apparently corals think so too.
  • August 28, 2014 |  The Pulse

    Can smart meters really help us get smarter about our energy use?

    If you live in Philadelphia, you may have noticed a new device on your home called a "smart meter." Unlike the old meters, they paint a more...
  • August 28, 2014 |  The Pulse

    Sports and competition is a way of life for disabled Vietnam Veteran

    Eugene Tatom Sr. of Philadelphia was 22 years old, and almost done serving in Vietnam with the United States Marine Corps, when he stepped on a landmi...
  • August 28, 2014 |  The Pulse

    Do states that offer medical marijuana have lower rates of opioid painkiller overdoses?

    New research explores a potential relationship between legalizing medical marijuana and the number of opioid overdose deaths.
  • August 28, 2014 |  The Pulse

    Pregnant Pa. inmates continue to be shackled, despite state law

    In 2010, Pennsylvania passed a law prohibiting the shackling of pregnant inmates after their second trimester, but as reporter Audrey Quinn discovered...
  • August 28, 2014 |  The Pulse

    Why the elusive dark matter is so hard to detect

    Dark matter. It's something we've heard a lot about in recent months, but it's also something that's been a mystery to astrophysicists for years.
  • August 21, 2014 |  The Pulse

    Taming our inner CEO to find creativity

    Can we hack the brain to make it more creative?
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