Trump’s election and the end of a socialist dream

Laura Handly details how the election of Trump and his decisions as President thus far have made her lose hope in a socialist America.

UMass astronomers discover ‘outrageously’ luminous galaxies

Kevin Harrington led a study using a Large Millimeter Telescope to discover galaxies so bright that they are described as “hyper-luminous” and “extremely luminous.”

Bizarre foods eaten worldwide

Explore dishes geared towards the adventurous traveler, from insects to fish.

Author Jeff Conant discusses Zapatista movement at Food For Thought

Author and activist Jeff Conant read from his new book, “A Poetics of Resistance: The Revolutionary Public Relations of the Zapatista Insurgency” at Food For Thought Books in downtown Amherst last Wednesday. A heated discussion followed his talk.