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Chelsea Clinton on How to Craft the Most Persuasive Pitch | Inc.com

Statistics can be incredibly illuminating--but numbers alone rarely change hearts and minds.<p>That, at least, is the experience of Chelsea Clinton, vice chair of the Clinton Foundation, a global NGO.<p>Giving the keynote address on Friday at HubSpot's INBOUND conference in Boston, Clinton began by …

Clinton Foundation

Scientists studying starlight can tell you: Our universe is going dark

We know that our universe has already lived through great number of exciting phases. But new research released overnight shows the universe has long passed its peak and is slowly but surely dying.<p>The research was presented at the year’s largest gathering of astronomers at the International …

Universe

How Chelsea Clinton Took Charge of Clintonworld

After growing up in a scandal-rocked White House, Chelsea Clinton shunned the spotlight for close to a decade. But, at 35, she is helping run the family’s $2 billion foundation while controversy swirls around its funding and her mother’s second presidential campaign. Evgenia Peretz reports on the …

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Making contact with alien worlds could make us care more about our own

The Breakthrough Message competition aims to build a digital portrait of life on Earth. Making it could increase respect for the preciousness of life<p>The scientific search for extraterrestrial civilisations has languished for more than a decade, as the hunt for habitable planets and simpler forms of …

Universe

Is the American Dream dying?

Cezar Iordan came to the U.S. from Romania when he was 20.<p>He didn't know anyone, and he didn't speak English. He had only $100 in his pocket. But he was determined to succeed.<p>Now 10 years later, Iordan runs a successful moving business called Moovers Chicago. He has a bachelor's degree, and owns a …

El Chapo embodies all of America's misguided anxieties about Mexico

He exemplifies our story of Mexico as impoverished, backward, violent, dirty, dumb – a corrupt state, a failing state, a failed state<p>Americans need Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman like a machine needs grease. We don’t need the flesh and blood of the infamous Mexican drug lord, who escaped from prison for …

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10 New Artists You Need to Know: July 2015

Alessia Cara, Mø, Disasterpeace, Ultimate Painting and more<p>By<p>Once again, we talked to 10 of the hottest artists who are climbing the charts, breaking …

Harper Lee's bombshell of a book

<b>(CNN) —</b> After months of speculation, we have in our hands the second novel by Harper Lee, "Go Set a Watchman" -- published 55 years after "To Kill a Mockingbird" appeared to loud acclaim in 1960, with a major film adaptation in 1962.<p>"Watchman" is, in fact, a bombshell of a book, as it presents …

Literature

Meet The Wolfpack: Six Brothers Who Spent Their Entire Childhood Indoors Watching Movies

In his 1762 novel <i>Émile, or On Education,</i> Jean-Jacques Rousseau imagined a boy raised in nature, away from the corrupting elements of society. <i>The Wolfpack,</i> Crystal Moselle’s fascinating new documentary, is the story of parents who took some of that ideal to heart.<p>The six Angulo brothers and their …

Jurassic World

The dinos-run-amok blockbuster franchise is back with new thrills and chills<p>It's not the cynical, cash-in cheesefest you feared. OK, <i>Jurassic World</i> is …

Ancient Stone Circles in Mideast Baffle Archaeologists

Huge stone circles in the Middle East have been imaged from above, revealing details of structures that have been shrouded in mystery for …

Archaeology

Is The Human Species Still Evolving?

Bill Nye The Science Guy speculates on the future of mankind<p>Is there a <i>Homo superius</i> just around the next corner, waiting to take our place? Let’s think about what it would take: If we were to give rise to a new species, something would have to happen to us to create a bottleneck or isolated place …

Confessions of a Pot Hunter

Of all my natural history obsessions, mycology is probably the least pure. Unlike related pursuits, I allow myself to be prejudiced by paying …

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11 Things You Need to Get Out of Your House NOW

Or otherwise known as, "How to not be a hoarder."<p><b>1. A Household Hazard</b><p>We're not talking poisonous products (although you should get rid of those, too). But more like that rug by the door you keep tripping on or that end table with the sharp edge you keep running into.<p><b>2. Decor That Reminds You of</b> …

Colorful Elements from Nature Seamlessly Blended Into Vintage Photographs

<i>Natural Act</i> is a collection of creative photo collages in which Turkey-based photographer Merve zaslan merged multiple images into intriguing narratives. Using vintage black and white photographs, the artist blended color elements into the scenes to create unexpected visual stories. Viewers are …

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