It’s the case of the missing ‘a.’ Nick Lehr/The Conversation via NASA

Did we mishear Neil Armstrong’s famous first words on the Moon?

Melissa Michaud Baese-Berk, University of Oregon

Armstrong always insisted that he said, 'That’s one small step for a man.' Yet everyone omits the 'a' when they repeat the quote. A linguist tries to get to the bottom of what happened.

Midlife is one of the least understood, appreciated and studied life stages. Sarah2/

The real midlife crisis confronting many Americans

Frank J. Infurna, Arizona State University

What was once imagined as a time of exploration and reinvention has become marked by financial and emotional strain.