Who Was Michiyo Tsujimura? Google Doodle Celebrates Scientist Known for Green Tea Research
The Google Doodle for today, September 17, celebrates Michiyo Tsujimura, the groundbreaking late Japanese biochemist known for her research on green tea and its nutritional benefits. The educator and researcher was Japan’s first woman doctor of agriculture. Tsujimura identified different components of green tea, including vitamin C, which led to an increase in the export […]
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Gymnasts urge U.S. Senate to investigate Larry Nassar sexual abuse after botched FBI inquiry
WASHINGTON — Olympic gold medalists including Simone Biles and Aly Raisman on Wednesday detailed for the U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee the failure of the FBI to investigate dozens of complaints of sexual abuse committed by Larry Nassar, the disgraced team doctor for USA Gymnastics and a former Michigan State University physician. The gymnasts also urged […]
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What channel is Giants vs. Washington on today? Schedule, time for NFL ‘Thursday Night Football’ in Week 2
The TV channel for tonight’s Week 2 game between the Giants and Washington Football Team is different than it was in Week 1. Cowboys vs. Buccaneers aired on NBC, but “Thursday Night Football” will air exclusively on NFL Network in Week 2 instead. Both the Giants and Washington are coming off losses in Week 1. […]
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