Jalynn Stanley

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Where the roads end: drones for telemedicine

Matternet are putting drones into the hands of people in inaccessible locations. Hear how they're connecting health, wealth and communities.

Roads

How the Maker Movement Connects Students to Engineering and Tech

Eighth-grader Quin uses his passion for electronics to teach fellow students about 3D printing, arduinos, and other hands-on lessons in STEM skills.

How the nonprofit GlassLab teamed up with NASA to make a game that teaches argumentation (interview)

GlassLab and the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) collaborated recently on a Mars exploration game that teaches middle school students how to make an argument.<p>Mars Generation One: Argubot Academy is a tablet-based iOS game that transports kids to Mars, where they build the first …

Franchise Players: Why This Subway Franchisee Is Moving Into Made-to-Order Pizza

<i>Franchise Players is Entrepreneur’s Q&A interview column that puts the spotlight on franchisees. If you're a franchisee with advice and tips to share, email</i> <i>ktaylor@entrepreneur.com.</i><p>In 12 years, Steve Sager opened 135 Subway stores. From 1999 to 2011, his office almost doubled average unit sales, …

Entrepreneurship

Afghanistan Hangs Five for 'Extramarital Sex' After Gang Rape

KABUL, Afghanistan - Afghanistan hanged five men on Wednesday over a gang rape that had shocked the country, officials said. Human rights groups had called for new President Ashraf Ghani to stay the executions to address concerns about the handling of the case. The incident sparked concern in …

Democracy activists seek probe into $6.4 million payment to Hong Kong leader

HONG KONG (Reuters) - Democratic lawmakers in Hong Kong demanded anti-graft officers investigate a $6.4 million business payout to Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying on Thursday, as political fallout grows from massive student-led protests calling for democracy in the Chinese-controlled city.<p>Hong …