Half a century ago, as 1968 came to a close, one event brought people together not only in America but also around the globe.
Is it really plausible to say that humans and chimps share an evolutionarily recent common ancestor, some 6 million years ago?
About a billion people watched the final match of the 2014 FIFA World Cup. That’s around 1/7th of the world’s population.
Even the most die-hard Seattle fans would agree that the odds of last week’s Seahawks win were quite small.
Photo courtesy of Diane Medved.