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The Manhattan Project Physicist Who Fought for Equal Rights for Women

<i>This piece is part of an ongoing series on the unsung women of history. Read more here.</i><p>From an early age, nuclear physicist Chien-Shiung Wu had to …

Will California’s New Right-To-Die Law Inspire A National Movement?

In Matt Fairchild’s mind, there are three ways to die: in your sleep, comfortably, or uncomfortably. Fairchild has stage-four skin cancer. For years, …

Health Care

Einstein's Gravity: One Big Idea Forever Changed How We Understand the Universe

Overview<p>Einstein's Gravity: One Big Idea Forever Changed How We Understand the Universe by Science News<p>From <i>Science News</i> comes a captivating anthology …

Biophysics fights cancer

News Release 16-070<p><b>Novel approaches aim to leap forward cancer research, treatment</b><p>Theoretical physics brings an important perspective to studying …

GMOs – Have We Turned a Corner?

Scientific skeptics spend a great deal of their time and effort fighting against pseudoscience, ideology, and entrenched beliefs. This can be a …

Agriculture

How Quantum Computing Can Make Finance More Scientific

<b>Exponential Finance</b> <i>celebrates the incredible opportunity at the intersection of technology and finance.</i><p>Modern life is punctuated by market cycles.<p>One …

Sleep hormone helps breast cancer drug kill more cancer cells - Scienmag: Latest Science and Health News

Amsterdam, June 14, 2016 – Tiny bubbles filled with the sleep hormone melatonin can make breast cancer treatment more effective, which means people …

Gaming Brand Atari To Make Gadgets for Your Smart Home

Over 40 years ago Atari brought their mind-numbing, productivity-sapping devices to our homes and the world has never been the same. Now, in the wake …

Internet of Things

Gorgeous Photos of Earth and the Night Sky: TWAN Photo Contest Winners Announced

The winners of the 7th annual Earth & Sky Photo Contest have been announced, and wow, these images are absolutely stunning! The contest really …

How a Cohort of Full-Stack Health Innovators Can Help Beat Cancer

Why a world-renowned breast cancer expert says to help cure breast cancer, you shouldn't just think like a doctor, but also like an MBA.<p><i>In her latest column, Daphne Koller discusses the forefront of breast cancer research and treatment with Dr. Anees Chagpar, Director of The Breast Center at Yale's</i> …

Q&A: How Samsung Embraced Innovation to Become a Global Master of Brand Marketing

Even Samsung's top marketing executives like Younghee Lee admit it wasn't long ago that consumers thought of the company as "boring and monotonous," …

WWDC 2016 Live Blog: Incredibly Beautiful Innovation of Fantastic...

Another year has gone by and still no media invite from Apple to attend <b>WWDC</b>. What gives, Apple? Don’t you appreciate our input? Maybe not, but that’s …

Brian Solis guest post - Innovation is a gift worth getting: Competing for the future starts with letting go of the past

<i>As one of the world’s most sought-after digital thinkers, Brian Solis studies disruptive technology and its impact on business and society. Solis was</i> …

Innovation

Meet the top 100 business visionaries creating value for the world

At Business Insider, we believe capitalism can and should be a force for good. With this inaugural edition of <b>Business Insider 100: The Creators</b>, we are celebrating leaders who embody this spirit.<p>Many rankings focus only on those who have achieved great financial success. Our CEO Henry Blodget sums …

Startups

New 'water-oozing' nanorods could be used to harvest H2O

RICHLAND, Wash., June 13 (UPI) -- When an experiment-gone-wrong produced peculiar carbon-rich nanorods, researchers at the Pacific Northwest National …

Lessons for Singapore’s nascent writing scene learnt at a Korean residency

"We've been shortlisted, but have never won a major award such as the Nobel Prize for Literature. What is wrong with Korean literature?"<p>The Korean …

South Korea

Constraint-Driven Innovation :The Creative Value of Knowing your Limits

June 13, 2016Challenging ConventionsConventional wisdom tells us that in order to be creative, we must be unfettered. Thinking outside of the box, by …

Web Design

Apple Inc. (AAPL) Innovation - Look At The List

Apple Inc. (AAPL) Innovation – Look At The List<p>I know I am a broken record regarding Apple’s policy of secret development followed by grand …

Nigeria: Govt's Jobs Portal Records 400,000 Registrations

(file photo).<p>The newly launched jobs portal of the Buhari administration at "N-Power.gov.ng," has recorded over 400,000 successful registrations …

Athens' Airport Redevelopment Plan Suddenly Looks a Lot Better

The latest plan for a big new park is greener and cleaner, but the state may still be selling its land too cheaply.<p>A few years back, the redevelopment of Athens’ old airport looked set to be a major, singularly depressing scandal. A vast site of over 1,500 acres hugging the Greek capital’s …

Urban Design

Gone With The Wind At 80: Six Lessons For 2016 Writers

This week marks the 80th anniversary of the publication of <i>Gone with the Wind</i>, one of the most beloved novels in history. Margaret Mitchell spent nearly 10 years writing the 1,037-page Civil War epic, which won a Pulitzer Prize, broke all sales records despite a costly $3 price tag and became an …

Lexus sees sharp performance increase from haptic mobile ads

Lexus GS FToyota Corp.’s Lexus is among the brands to see significant improvement in responsiveness to mobile advertisements that incorporate …

Lexus

The Doctor Who First Saw AIDS Believes in a 'Possible Cure'

Thirty-five years ago this month, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention published a report on five cases of a mysterious lung infection in previously healthy gay men in Los Angeles. No one could imagine the devastating loss of human life that would follow that first article.<p>The doctor who …

Public Health

Apple WWDC 2016: iMessage receives huge upgrade with iOS 10, as it looks to take on Snapchat, WhatsApp and Facebook

Apple’s messaging app is getting a huge upgrade to take on its competitors in the upcoming chat wars.<p>iMessage will receive new features including …

Tate Modern shows off new pyramid tower

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/entertainment/1247000/1247746_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524735961_b656ac45e5828aee5b9982b381bf480b<p><b>Tate Modern has unveiled its new extension, a pyramid-like tower housing cavernous gallery spaces, ahead of its official opening.</b><p>The 200ft …

Earth - It took centuries, but we now know the size of the Universe

"Let us go rambling about the Universe." This is the invitation that American astronomer Harlow Shapley gave to an audience in Washington DC in 1920. He was taking part in the so-called Great Debate with fellow scientist Heber Curtis on the scale of the Universe.<p>Shapley believed that our Milky Way …

Universe

Nigeria Oil Militants Give Talk Terms, Threaten Bloodshed

Nigerian militants whose attacks on oil infrastructure have sent output plunging to its lowest level in 27 years said for the first time that they …

Africa

Epic National Park Hiking Trails

Whether your idea of a hike involves hardcore boots, trekking poles, and backcountry maps, or a pair of sneakers, water bottle, and paved trails with …

Apple HomeKit and Home app: What are they and how do they work? - Pocket-lint

HomeKit is basically Apple’s framework for home automation.<p>Apple wants to make it easier for smart accessories - like Philips Hue lights, Wink …

Emerging Technologies in Learning

Whether you’re pursuing a B.A. or studying for the GMAT exam with the hopes of getting into business school, technology will be your constant …

Education Technology