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This Low-Cost Paper Can Be Erased And Reprinted Dozens Of Times

These days, we spend a lot of effort avoiding paper waste—you toss scraps in the recycling bin, and try to remember to click "double-sided" when you …

Journalists around the country are joining a Slack channel devoted to FOIA and Trump

A few days before President Trump's inauguration, MuckRock opened up a Slack channel to help journalists better cover him and his administration.<p>As …

Journalism

Why is my otherwise polite 8-year-old so rude at home?

By Meghan Leahy<p>Meghan Leahy<p>Email Bio Follow<p><i>Q: I have an 8-year-old daughter who is by all accounts friendly (if a little shy) and polite to others at school and elsewhere, but at home she often speaks quite rudely and can be dismissive of others’ feelings. It’s been going on for a while, and</i> …

Parenting

Vanishing point: the rise of the invisible computer

For decades, computers have got smaller and more powerful, enabling huge scientific progress. But this can’t go on for ever. What happens when they stop shrinking?<p>In 1971, Intel, then an obscure firm in what would only later come to be known as Silicon Valley, released a chip called the 4004. It …

Particles

What the rest of Africa really thinks about South Africa

South Africa has variously styled itself as a “bridge” between the North, the global South and Africa as well as a “gateway” into the continent. It also sees itself as a spokesperson for Africa, given its membership of the alliance of Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa BRICS and the …

South Africa

Test your knowledge of the Dow Jones industrial average

As the Dow Jones industrial average reaches its latest milestone, see how well you know the oldest and best-known barometer of the U.S. stock …