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NPR News: 3 Hong Kong Activists Jailed For Role In 2014 'Umbrella' Protests

3 Hong Kong Activists Jailed For Role In 2014 ‘Umbrella’ Protests
Joshua Wong was the 17-year-old face of massive pro-democracy protests in the semiautonomous city. Now, he and two others have been given stricter sentences that bar them from office for five years.

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NPR News: Psychologists Behind CIA 'Enhanced Interrogation' Program Settle Detainees' Lawsuit

Psychologists Behind CIA ‘Enhanced Interrogation’ Program Settle Detainees’ Lawsuit
Psychologists Bruce Jessen and James Mitchell devised a list of brutal methods that included waterboarding; the methods were meant to condition detainees into a state of helplessness.

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NPR News: Will The Eclipse Make Crops And Animals Flip Out? Scientists Ask (Really)

Will The Eclipse Make Crops And Animals Flip Out? Scientists Ask (Really)
During the day on Aug. 21, large swaths of farmland will be plunged into darkness and temperatures will drop about 10 degrees. 16 altre parole

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