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Thank you. Gracias. Merci. Danke. Grazie. Every language has a word for gratitude. The Latin word gratia meaning grace, graciousness or gratefulness is the basis of the word gratitude.

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It’s Nobel season. Nobel Prizes are announced every October and awarded each year on Dec. 10. These are the most prestigious awards for those that “have conferred the greatest benefit to humankind.” Three of the awards — physics, chemistry and physiology or medicine — recognize scientists fr…

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Black Friday deals are off the table, and Cyber Monday captures are fast fading. Many shoppers are still searching for the right Christmas gift for their favorite golfer or golfers. This column will help shoppers find the best offerings on golf-related gifts ranging from a few dollars up to you’ve got to be kidding me levels.

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There was much to hate about the Texans' 21-14 loss to the lowly Jets (who entered the game ranked, statistically, last in the NFL in defense), but what encapsulated the day, for me, was the absolutely pathetic attempt at a potential game-tying drive late in the fourth quarter.

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It’s that time of year: crisp and cool mornings, children kicking through leaves scattered about the lawn, football stadiums packed with cheering fans, parades with marching bands and the smell of turkey baking in the oven.

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Of course, a short interval training session can’t replace all the long runs needed to develop the endurance for long-distance running, but HIIT can lead to significant improvements that will make even those long runs go a little faster.

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Children constantly hear about it, but what is climate change and why is it important to consider the effect of climate change with children? Climate change describes a change in the average conditions, temperature and rainfall for example, in a region over a long period of time.

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George Washington made a trip out of America in November 1751 to accompany his brother to Barbados in hopes that the tropical climate would help his brother recover from consumption, now known as tuberculosis. While there, George contracted smallpox, and he was lucky enough to recover with r…

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When it comes to the Thanksgiving holiday, there are many people who have their version of its origin. Yes, I’m familiar with its true history, but for today’s time, we must write our own Thanksgiving tradition.