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Latest Keith Anderson Stories

2011-01-25 15:18:46

For troubled war veterans, a friendly bartender can be the source of more than just drinks and a sympathetic ear.

2009-09-09 07:57:19

Hairstylists may have a unique opportunity to help steer their elderly clients to needed health services, according to a small, exploratory study.

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2009-05-14 06:45:00

New research into obituary photographs at a metropolitan newspaper shows Americans are more biased towards youthful appearance, especially in women.


Word of the Day
pawl
  • A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.
The word 'pawl' probably comes from a Latin word meaning 'stake'.
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