Virginia Insight

Virginia Insight
4:00 pm
Mon April 22, 2013

A New Take on Family Dynamics

Most of us have heard about differences in parenting styles, but new research shows the kind of family culture a child experiences can also be all important.

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Virginia Insight
4:00 pm
Thu April 18, 2013

The Economics of Fighting Crime with D-N-A

Image credit: US Govt photo by James Tourtellotte of "Customs and Border Protection Today" via Wikipedia.

New study shows that a certain aspect of D-N-A use could both help stop crime, and save taxpayers money.

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Virginia Insight
4:00 pm
Mon April 15, 2013

Looking for a Chance to Pay Income Tax

It is not true that everybody complains about income taxes. Take, for example, those who do not currently get a paycheck.

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Virginia Insight
4:00 pm
Thu April 11, 2013

An Update on Alzheimer’s

"Am I going to get it?" "What can I do to prevent getting it?" "How can we help someone who has it?"

Alzheimer’s experts says those are among the most frequent questions they get from the general public.

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Virginia Insight
4:00 pm
Mon April 8, 2013

After the "Reconvene"

Photo: Waldo Jaquith

State lawmakers have done their, "Reconvene." Washington lawmakers are ending their Spring break. The President is talking about understanding your brain.

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Virginia Insight
4:00 pm
Thu April 4, 2013

Thinking About Thinking

photo by Barry Schwartz

How is thinking done?

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Virginia Insight
4:00 pm
Mon April 1, 2013

Happy Birthday Uncle Taxman

As we prepare for an annual April rite of spring, it is worth noting that an important anniversary is coming up: the 100th birthday of the federal income tax.

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Virginia Insight
11:00 am
Thu March 28, 2013

A Wildlife Update

Can we monitor wildlife for clues on everything from climate change to the threat of biological weapons?

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Virginia Insight
4:00 pm
Mon March 25, 2013

A Virginia Politics Update

Those federal budget cuts known as The Sequester... how are they affecting Virginia so far?

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Virginia Insight
4:00 pm
Thu March 21, 2013

Marrying Later

Getting married. Americans are doing it later in life than ever before. And a new report says that is leading to some unexpected consequences.

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