Michelle Hurst

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15 Surreal Places In Texas You Need To Visit Before You Die

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Here's What Fruits And Vegetables Looked Like Before We Domesticated Them

The original genetic modification.<p>Next time you bite into a slice of watermelon or a cob of corn, consider this: these familiar fruits and veggies …

How Airbags Work, And How They Can Fail

Millions of the safety devices have turned deadly<p>The new year was barely 72 hours old when Honda announced that yet another person had been killed by a defective airbag, bringing the grim U.S. total to nine. The tally for those seriously injured stands at more than 100.<p>It's been a brutal year for …

Automotive Industry

Watch an Explosive Eruption Boil a Hawaiian Lava Lake

A rockslide triggered fireworks at Kilauea's summit, at the top of the most active volcano in Hawaii.<p>Dramatic video provides a new look inside a highly active Hawaiian volcano. On Friday morning, a rockfall on the east rim of the summit vent in Kilauea Volcano's Halemaumau Crater set off a small …

Why we may want to go 'old school' for our next meeting: How technology may be undermining our learning and performance

Technology has undoubtedly taken a firm grip on all areas of our lives. In our offices, laptops, iPads, and the like have been integrated into almost every element of our work. Many people now bring these devices to meetings and there is an underlying belief that these "smart" tools are essential …

Laptops

How Data Could Prevent The Next Ferguson

An algorithmic approach to eliminating police bias<p>The deaths of Oscar Grant III, Eric Garner, Michael Brown, and scores of others at the hands of law enforcement over the past few years have shaken Americans’ faith in their police departments. According to a 2014 Gallup poll, 44 percent of …