Every state in the USA is number one in something, but some claims to fame are pretty surprising. This infographic, created for One Block Off The Grid, shows what states are best at what – complete with an indicator of whether or not each state is forward thinking in terms of energy policy.
When you need to get the real story about some of history's most fascinating women, call Stacy Schiff. The Pulitzer Prize-winning author's work includes Véra (Mrs. Vladimir Nabokov) and Cleopatra: A Life. In her highly anticipated new book, The Witches: Salem, 1692, Schiff focuses on an infamous and dark period of American history, especially as it relates to women: the Salem witch trials.