In my opinion, the Flint story reveals the challenges to maintain our aging water infrastructure nationwide.

Haizhou Liu, an environmental engineer, discussing the corrosion that led to the Flint incident, and the future of water systems in America


All of these folks – these tourists, students, Chinese people living here – they spend money, they travel back and forth...Obviously a significant worsening in relationships between the U.S. and China is going to have a negative impact economically when it comes to those interpersonal relationships.

Christopher Thornberg, director of the UC Riverside Center for Economic Forecasting, on the threat of Southern California losing ties with China due to President Donald Trump's economic agenda


People who aren’t habitual nappers tend to fall into very deep sleep during naps, and waking up from that leaves them feeling groggy.These people—and they probably account for about 40% of the population—tend to do really poorly if they don’t nap.

Sara Mednick, Ph.D., assistant professor of psychology, discussing the benefits of napping


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