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6 Reasons Why Being A Christian In College Kind Of Sucks

I grew up in a strict Christian household. That meant church every Sunday and Wednesday, Bible daycare and praying every morning and night. God has …

The Mystery Of God & The Brain

I'm in!<p>As science has steadily undermined the long-held beliefs of religion, almost all that remains for people of faith is to say that God is and …

How computer-aided organic architecture could change the city of the future

We’ve seen the future of architecture and design, and it’s at the intersection of biology, computing, and engineering.<p>While many architects these days put up buildings loaded with energy-saving features and attractive, sustainable design, one company is taking its approach to being green to another …

Practicing Kindness Can Change Your Brain, New Study Suggests

<b>Being compassionate is thought to be a personality trait that only some of us have</b>. The ability to ignore suffering and turn a blind eye toward the …

Germany Sets New Solar Record By Meeting Nearly Half of Country's Weekend Power Demand

Germany fed a whopping 22 gigawatts of solar power per hour into the national grid last weekend, setting a new record by meeting nearly half of the …

Are We Writing Off Obama Too Soon?

The Reagan experience … a possible comeback model.<p>With two years to go, Barack Obama is widely seen as a failed president, responsible for his party’s losses in the mid-term Congressional elections. He still faces strong headwinds on both domestic policy and foreign affairs. The notion that the …

Saving information on a computer boosts human memory resources for new information | Kurzweil

(Credit: iStock)<p>The simple act of saving something, such as a file on a computer, may improve our memory for the information we encounter next, …

iRobot Now Sells A Roomba For Hackers

It probably won't clean your floors, but it can become the roaming DJ of your dreams<p>If you've longed to have a robot sidekick of your very own, but weren't sure where to start, iRobot is here to help. The company behind the iconic Roomba has released a new version of their classic floor-sweeping …

Follow These 6 Rules to Accomplish More Each Day

4 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Have you ever noticed some people are able to stay organized while getting a massive quantity of work accomplished, while others appear to be busy but never actually produce results? Time management is the key to becoming a …

Time Management

Every Ship That Has Carried Humans Into Space Scaled Into One Chart

A new chart puts human spaceflight in perspective with every launch system, spacecraft, and space station combined into one image by Reddit user …

How Two Startups Hope to Turn Cancer Into (Just) a Chronic Disease

Blueprint and Foundation Medicine are leveraging increasingly powerful genomics tools to improve cancer diagnosis or treatments.<p>In a windowless conference room on the eastern edge of Cambridge, Mass., Nicolas Stransky scrolls down a database filled with genomic sequences from thousands of …

The strange case of the man with two hearts

When a man was fitted with a new heart, his mind changed in unusual ways. Why? The answer reveals a surprising truth about all our bodies, says David Robson.<p>Every second or so, Carlos would feel a small “bump” hitting his tummy. It was the beating of his “second heart”.<p>The small mechanical pump was …

Psychology

More Than Meets the Eye: Transforming Urban Motorcycle | Gadgets, Science & Technology

As urban areas become ever-more congested, air pollution is an increasing concern for everyone. Benjamin Gulak was inspired upon visiting China and …

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