Sarah Gleim

About Sarah Gleim

Sarah Gleim is a writer and content manager at HowStuffWorks, where she writes and produces articles on everything from food policy and animal rights to environmental news and politics. She has a bachelor's degree in journalism and associate's degree in culinary arts. Sarah has produced six cookbooks with Southern Living and Cooking Light, and is published in numerous magazines. She loves traveling, photography and history, and her two crazy hounds — Redford and Daisy Hill.


The Statue of Liberty has symbolized freedom across the world for more than a century. But there's a lot more to Lady Liberty's story.

The design of the U.S. $1 bill is full of symbolism. We'll tell you what it all means.

Scientists say the world can expect more heat waves in the future. And the one thing we can't do is take these hot temperatures for granted.

Green, clean energy sounds good at first: Harness the power of the wind to run our creature comforts. But could the sounds people hear (and don't hear) from wind turbines endanger their health?

The North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) is built on an alliance between 29 North American and European countries. But it's much more than that.

Is 'smocking gun' the new covfefe?

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Even though Hurricane Florence was downgraded to a Category 2, the storm could still unleash an historic amount of rain.

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A new study suggests those puppy dog eyes could be trying to tell you something.

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End-of-days predictions have come and gone for, well, centuries. So, will the Sept. 23, 2017 prophecy be the first to come true?

A one-of-a-kind barn find Ferrari was auctioned off as part of Ferrari's marquee event with Sotheby's to celebrate the company's 70th anniversary.

Trump rescinds DACA. What's next for the 800,000 dreamers?

A new smartphone app may help detect pancreatic cancer and other diseases tied to jaundice.

In late July 2017, North Korea upped its threats the United States and its allies with nuclear strikes — and the U.N. responded with strict and overwhelming sanctions.

You probably have several pairs of eclipse glasses left over from the big total solar eclipse. Don't trash them — recycle, reuse or donate them instead.

The first total solar eclipse to cross the United States in almost 100 years leaves the country mesmerized.