Hannah Haas

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AEI report: Obama's isolationism empowers terrorists

More Americans have begun to question U.S. global engagement after nearly 15 years of inconclusive war in the Middle East, but the growing …

Family planning is 'critical link' in eradicating poverty

Reproductive health experts want more access to modern contraceptives to prevent population bulge that would undermine efforts to tackle global poverty<p>Giving people access to family planning is crucial to achieving the sustainable development goals (SDGs) by 2030, reproductive health experts said …

Empowerment of Women in Africa: Francine Le Frak Fortifies a Stealth Vision Fashion Forward

Introduction by Nancy Chuda Editor-In-Chief LuxEcoLiving and co-founder of Healthy Child Healthy World<p>I have many friends who plant great seeds for the future but few have actualized their visions internationally. My friend Francine LeFrak began her mission with the horrific news of the 1 million …

This Amazing, 360-Revolving Skiing Video Was Shot With An iPhone

Over the years, there have been some pretty impressive examples of what the iPhone is capable of when it comes to shooting still images and recording …

The Moon or Mars? NASA must pick 1 goal for astronauts, experts tell Congress

NASA can't afford to put humans on Mars while also pursuing missions to put astronauts back on the moon, according to a panel of experts who testified to the U.S. House of Representatives Subcommittee on Space Wednesday.<p>"Today the future of NASA's human spaceflight program is far from clear," said …

Scientists Discover a Key Mechanism That Could Prevent Alzheimer's-Related Memory Loss

It's about blocking the right proteins at the right time.<p>We're seeing some exciting progress being made in the fight against neurodegenerative …

Neuroscience

Doctors should be able to create babies with three genetic parents, US panel says

But only for male embryos<p>The US government should let scientists combine the DNA of three people to make an embryo, a panel organized by the US National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine said in a report today. The procedure, which was approved by the UK House of Commons last year, …

We got 10 CEOs to tell us their one killer interview question for new hires

Where do you see yourself in five years? Tell me about a time when you showed leadership. What is your biggest weakness?<p>These are the standard questions that job candidates face during interviews. And by now, everyone also has standard answers. (“My biggest weakness? I work too hard.”)<p>As you scale …

Employment

Switzerland gets new 'baby hatch' - a hole in the wall where mothers give away their newborn babies

16 children have been left at the Swiss facilities since the first was opened in 2001<p>Switzerland got its eighth 'baby hatch' this week - a hole in the wall where mothers are able to anonymously drop off unwanted newborn babies.<p>The latest hatch, located at a hospital in the city of Sion, joins …

The First Cross-Country Road Trip Took 2 Men and a Pitbull 63 Days

H. Nelson Jackson, on his Winton touring car (Photo: Public domain/Wikimedia)<p>In 1903, Horatio Nelson Jackson, a doctor from Vermont, was in San …

RVs

China posts hundreds of never-before-seen HD color photos of the moon

In a previously unseen act of information generosity, China has shared hundreds of photos taken by its Chang’e-3 lunar rover – leaving the world …