If there was ever a tall tale, it's this: People of different heights have equal opportunities to achieve success in life.
Instead, scientific research seems to suggest that tall men and women have a significant advantage over their shorter counterparts.
One 2004 study found that the taller you are, the more you earn.
The Trust has also broken ground on The Hills, four man-made hills promising dramatic new experiences and views of the Harbor that are the culminating feature of the new Governors Island Park.
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For summer 2014 the Trust for Governors Island has completed construction on the first 30 acres of new park and public spaces.
The new 30 acres of park include Liggett Terrace, a sunny, six-acre plaza with seasonal plantings, seating, water features and public art; Hammock Grove, a sunny ten-acre space that is home to 1,500 new trees, play areas and 50 hammocks; and the Play Lawn, 14 acres for play and relaxation that includes two natural turf ball fields sized for adult softball and Little League baseball.
For this year's Asian Pacific American Heritage Month, NBC Asian America asked chefs across the United States to share with us recipes they learned from their home kitchens or that were inspired by family recipes.