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Silicon Valley Can't Be Trusted With Our History

We create almost everything on the internet, but we control almost none of it.<p>Recently, a 7-year-old photo of mine appeared at the top of my Facebook feed. The orange glow of the streetlamps and the ramshackle barricade of furniture and scrap metal in the background dated it to a very particular …

The Rock Narrates Epic Intro To Patriots-Jaguars AFC Championship Game

1,697<p>Photo via Winslow Townson/USA TODAY Sports Images<p>FOXBORO, Mass. — We’ve already had some epic hype videos for Sunday’s AFC Championship Game …

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FINAL FANTASY BRAVE EXVIUS Global Official Site | SQUARE ENIX<p>FINAL FANTASY BRAVE EXVIUS | a brand new FINAL FANTASY game available for smartphones. …

Enix

Why 41 percent of white millennials voted for Trump

In the year since Donald Trump was elected president of the United States, many have continued to debate what motivated those who voted for him. We wanted to understand Trump voters among millennials, the generation that will make up the largest share of the voting-eligible population in the …

Demographics

The Gronk brothers played flip cup on 'Shark Tank' then walked away with 150k

It was an especially entertaining episode of Shark Tank on Sunday night. Chris Gronkowski, brother of Patriots tight end Rob, came on the show touting his product IceShaker. Here’s how it went down.<p>The IceShaker is stainless steel portable bottle designed for people who work out.<p>The IceShaker …

Entrepreneurship

Charming off-grid Scandinavian-inspired tiny home is passive and energy efficient

Vivid colors and a light-filled interior beckon tiny house aficionados to NestHouse, designed by Jonathan Avery of Tiny House Scotland. Avery’s goal …

Meet The Man Who Lives Normally With Damage to 90% of His Brain

The father of two lives a normal life.<p>A French man who lives a relatively normal, healthy life - despite damaging 90 percent of his brain - is …

You Lose Consciousness Every Minute of Every Day Suggests New Study

The world surrounding you right now appears to be fully realized, perceived by you in a continuous stream of information. But a new study suggests …

Calif. university spent $175,000 to counter negative Internet posts: newspaper | Reuters

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - A California university has paid consultants at least $175,000 to counteract the effects of negative Internet posts about the school and its chancellor after campus police sparked outrage in 2011 by pepper-spraying student protesters, the Sacramento Bee reported on …

Sanders outlines plan to overhaul immigration laws

WASHINGTON (AP) — Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders vowed Tuesday to create a "humane" immigration system and said if elected he would …

Hillary Clinton and the ISIS Mess

Hillary Clinton's speech on ISIS to the Council on Foreign Relations (CFR) showed clearly what to expect in a Clinton presidency: more of the same. In her speech, Clinton doubled down on the existing, failed U.S. approach in the Middle East, the one she pursued as Secretary of State.<p>The CIA-led …

Bernie Sanders Won the Debate. Hillary Clinton Evoked 9/11 and Sounded Like A Republican

While one poll had Hillary Clinton the winner of the debate, a closer look shows that this survey was "conducted for the pro-Clinton super-PAC Correct The Record." In reality, Bernie Sanders won the second Democratic debate because he focused solely on veterans' issues, Wall Street corruption and …

You Are Not Just Your Brain

For some time now, I've been skeptical about the neuroscience of consciousness. Not so much because I doubt that consciousness is affected by neural states and processes, but because of the persistent tendency on the part of some neuroscientists to think of consciousness itself as a neural …

Network of artificial neurons learns to use language

A network of artificial neurons has learned how to use language.<p>Researchers from the universities of Sassari and Plymouth found that their cognitive …

Language Learning

If we had focused on the real causes of poverty over the past 30 years we probably wouldn’t need the United Nations’ sustainable development goals now<p>The sustainable development goals – 17 in all, starting with “end poverty, in all its forms, everywhere” – were officially adopted at the UN in New …

Sustainable Development Goals

Articles about grid prefab combines open plan living rugged durability on Dwell.com - Dwell

In Tasmania, an eco-conscious architect builds a vacation home that can stand up to an untamed island.<p>Two families live large and comfortably in this beautiful, self-sufficient prefab in rural Australia.<p>French designer Benoit Challand designs a cubicle-based font that dares you to rearrange the …

The Tea Partier Who Loves Wasting Billions on Cold War Weapons

The Army said for years that it didn’t need quite so many tanks. That didn’t stop the head of Congress’s right-wing Freedom Caucus.<p>Rep. Jim Jordan of …

Ray Kurzweil: In The 2030s, Nanobots In Our Brains Will Make Us 'Godlike'

Once we're cyborgs, he says, we'll be funnier, sexier and more loving.<p>Futurist and inventor Ray Kurzweil predicts humans are going to develop emotions and characteristics of higher complexity as a result of connecting their brains to computers.<p>“We’re going to be funnier. We’re going to be sexier. …

NASA Finds 'Definitive' Liquid Water on Mars

Dark streaks that appear and vanish seasonally are made of salty water, new observations show.<p>Water trickles down gullies and crater walls on the surface of Mars, raising intriguing questions about whether life could exist on the red planet.<p>The findings are the strongest evidence yet that liquid …

Geoscience

Should We Redesign Capitalism to Address Our Jobless Future?

<i>“There are more net jobs in the world today than ever before, after hundreds of years of technological innovation and hundreds of years of people</i> …

Imagine farming that actually heals the earth

One of the most inspiring recent developments in the discussion about farming has been the shift from talking about "sustainable" agriculture to …

Earth's best-known climate scientist issues bombshell sea-level warning

The study — written by James Hansen, NASA's former lead climate scientist, and 16 coauthors, many of whom are considered among the top in their fields — concludes that glaciers in Greenland and Antarctica will melt 10 times as fast as previous consensus estimates, resulting in a sea-level rise of …

Can meat actually be eco-friendly?

Should we eat meat? That’s the big question, which — for this series — I’m asking three different ways: in terms of environmental sustainability, …

Solar-powered Ecocapsule lets you live off-the-grid anywhere in the world

Is your dream to live off-grid in any place of your choosing? The tiny egg-shaped Ecocapsule could be the low-energy home you’re looking for. …

The Pork in the Road

Here, for your consideration, is a tale of two pigs. Pig One was bred to be lean and fast-growing. It lived its entire life inside a low-slung Iowa …