"This is a comparative life expectancy chart. The red dots show the average lifespan of American women compared to women in nine other well-off countries (represented by the black dots.) As you can see, we aren’t doing so well."
List of US presidents who lost their fathers at a young age.
In his new blog post, Krulwich explores the idea of “eminent orphans,” the disproportionate number of famous or successful people who lost a parent early in their development.
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Watch these 32 metronomes sync up, then let Robert Krulwich tell you all about it.
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