Middletown, Conn. — Post Traumatic-Stress Disorder is a fairly common diagnosis among veterans returning from battle in Iraq and Afghanistan. But the psychological impact of war on soldiers is hardly new.
Neuroscientists at Harvard believe they've found a biomarker for stress, using data collected before and after the bombing.
Over at Springfield's High School of Science and Technology this week, dozens of students from the Sci-Tech Band rehearsed with members of the Young at Heart chorus -- ages 75 to 92 -- for an upcoming inter-generational musical mashup!
A new documentary on the brass band tradition and its vital influence on jazz in New Orleans.
I wasn’t there myself, but have heard from some who were that Yevgeny Kutik, the soloist in last Saturday’s Springfield Symphony Orchestra concert was really terrific. In his concert review, Clifton J. Noble, Jr. says Kutik may be the finest guest soloist....
Amherst, Mass. — Following up on last week's lecture on US-Russian relations from Dr. Andrew Kuchins, this panel discussion between Russian Studies ...
The United States is in the middle of a natural gas boom. This is largely because of fracking, the controversial method for using pressurized fluids to break up rocks to get at the natural gas below.
On this April 15, Americans are thinking about the Boston Marathon bombings of one year ago. A moment of silence will be observed at 2:49 p.m. ET, the time of the first explosion.
BOSTON, Mass. — Supreme Judicial Court chief justice nominee Ralph Gants on Thursday pledged to improve access to justice for all residents and to focus the courts on "problem solving" and sentencing practices that both punish criminals and reduce instances of reoffending.
The grim recovery operation off South Korea continued Sunday. Police boats brought bodies ashore to the deafening cries and screams of family members.
About twice as many voters view Warren as more effective than Markey in a UMass poll released Thursday.
The military's training center at Fort Irwin in California is complete with mock Middle Eastern villages. But as the U.S. combat mission in Afghanistan winds down, how will this facility change?