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Santa Barbara vs Diablo 12u Girls USA Water Polo Junior Olympics Gold Medal game 8/4/2013

U.S. Women's Water Polo Team Gets GoPro Treatment, And Results Are Insane

The sport of water polo doesn't always get the most attention, but a new video from the U.S. women's team and GoPro might help change that …

Marine to launch first Afghan women’s water polo team

A Marine who helped launch Afghanistan’s first men’s water polo team is making good on his promise to bring the sport to the other half of the country’s population.<p>Marine Corps Reserve Chief Warrant Officer Jeremy Piasecki is on track to travel to Afghanistan this month to stand up the nation’s …

Afghanistan

Women's Water Polo: Gilchrist shines for Team USA

With a short break from a busy water polo schedule finally here, it's not exactly a secret what Kaleigh Gilchrist plans to do this week.<p>Gilchrist also is an accomplished surfer, and she looks forward to the opportunity to get back on the board before the U.S. senior national women's water polo team …

Team USA

Nationalism and sports: The water polo wars

Sports can be brutal both on the field, or in the pool, and off. Nationalistic resentments are often reflected in the matches and in the stands. But …

Europe

Scott Weiland's Family Asks That You Don't Glorify His Death

Obama weekly address takes on discrimination: 'Prejudice helps Isis'

President urges unity after Donald Trump’s call to bar Muslims from entry to the US: ‘We can’t let terrorists change how we live our lives’<p>President Obama used his weekly address on Saturday to call for unity in the face of the terrorist threat to the US, saying: “Prejudice and discrimination helps …

Donald Trump

When it comes to hatred and prejudice, it’s time to See Something Say Something

<b>By Christopher Kang</b>, <i>National Director of the</i> <i>National Council of Asian Pacific Americans</i> <i>(NCAPA)</i><p>We live in anxious times.<p>We probably always will.<p>And I …

MUSLIM HATE IN AUSTRALIA | SOCIAL EXPERIMENT

Political activists unite to remind Americans as racism flourishes: #WeAreBetterThanThis

In a time when racism is an open part of the American public discourse, the message is simple: We Are Better Than This.<p>A new campaign by that name is …

The End of Racism... and Politics

Political parties can be a problem.<p>For example, one party has portrayed itself as defenders of racism and discrimination. They have taken the position that it is OK to treat certain members of society differently, as lesser humans. To them, it has been acceptable to take away the constitutional …

How Tech Has Shaped Film Making: The Film vs. Digital Debate Is Put to Rest

• Partner Content<br>• Author: Charles Matthau. Charles Matthau<p>The director Robert Rodriguez is famous for getting his shooting done rather quickly. He has …

Is digital technology re-wiring your brain? - Cadillac: Aim High

Digital technologies are having a profound impact on our neurological systems. They have the potential to empower or enfeeble our brains – the choice …

Mutilated toucan gets 3D-printed beak prosthesis

<b>In a ground-breaking project, a Brazilian toucan which lost the upper part of its beak while being trafficked has been fitted with a prosthesis made with a 3D printer.</b><p>The female bird, named Tieta, was rescued from a wildlife animal fair in Rio de Janeiro.<p>It is not clear whether she lost the upper …

3D Printing

Study: GMO Soy Accumulates Cancer-Causing Formaldehyde

In a groundbreaking new study published in the peer-reviewed journal <i>Agricultural Sciences</i>, <b>researchers have found that when soy is genetically</b> …

Rules for smartphones in classrooms examined at BCTF workshop

B.C. teachers discuss merits of using smartphones and other devices in workshop this week<p>Tool or toy? Learning device or distraction? It's a dilemma …

Two Indian Sisters Ordered to Be Raped by Village Council Beg Supreme Court for Help

A petition to save two sisters in India from being raped and publicly humiliated for their brother’s actions, a punishment handed down by an …