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The Week in Review: Historic Flights to Cuba Begin

The first commercial airplane flight in 50 years flew from mainland America to Cuba this week, marking a significant milestone in relations between the two nations.<p>JetBlue flight 387 set off from Fort Lauderdale, Florida on Wednesday for the 90-minute journey to the Cuban city of Santa Clara. …

Are GMOs As Scary As They Seem?

Although there has been a lot of debate about GMOs, the FDA claims the new GM apples and potatoes are "safe." So what are the pros and cons of</b> …

How to do the Crazy Stitch in Crochet

01 of 06<p>Crazy Stitch: Row 1<p>Begin with a foundation chain that is a multiple of 3 + 1. (For example, try a starting chain of 19.) Then follow these …

Chris Mosier on Making History as First Trans Member of Team USA

As a kid growing up in Midwest America, there was always an equal playing field for Chris Mosier. He felt confident anywhere he could score a goal, …

Who Teaches The Teachers?

Most teaching textbooks aren't evidence-based according to a new report, so where should teachers go to keep their skills up to date?<br>Read More

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Admiral William H. McRaven knows something about high-pressure, high-stakes situations. As head of United States Special Operations Command, he oversaw the raid that resulted in the death of Osama bin Laden. And that was only the capstone of a lifetime of service as a Navy SEAL.<p>But when McRaven …

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Why Messaging Has the Momentum in Business Collaboration

The momentum in business collaboration has shifted from enterprise social networks to relatively simple desktop and mobile messaging apps. By mimicking the way consumers bypass email to communicate quickly and conveniently with their closest contacts, business messaging tools have started to …

Photos: This Tanzanian engineer built a customized water filter using nanotechnology

Despite Tanzania’s proximity to three major lakes almost half of it’s population cannot access potable water.<p>Groundwater is often the alternative, but the supply is not always clean. Mining waste (pdf, pg 410) and toxic drainage systems easily leak into fresh groundwater, leaving the water …

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Noise vs. Nature: How We're Upsetting America's Soundscapes

SAN JOSE, Calif. — Shhh! Our noise is taking the luster off America's natural wonders, and it's affecting the wildlife as well. That's according to researchers at the National Park Service and elsewhere who study natural soundscapes to gauge how they're affected by human activity.<p>"Both noise and …

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The Coolest-Looking New Species Of 2014

PopSci's pick of the litter<p>The world is so abundant with strange species, scientists describe new ones every year. Here at <i>Popular Science</i>, we picked a few of our favorites from this year to share. This is a small fraction of the species scientists name in a year. Just today, the California Academy …

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More People Are Listening To More Radio Online Every Day

How are people listening to radio? The official body measuring radio statistics in the United Kingdom, RAJAR, keeps an eye on these trends through their MIDAS reports.<p>The latest Measurement of Internet Delivered Audio Services organised by RAJAR with help from IpsosMori confirms the obvious, that …