Ron Luzier

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'The Martian' Is Full of Math Word Problems, Says Author Andy Weir

Andy Weir, the author of the best-selling book The Martian, which is now a film starring Matt Damon, says his novel is a collection of word problems …

Are you ‘over-connected’?

Wander the city in 2015 and all you’ll see is people staring at screens or talking on handsets. Is it changing who we are? Tom Chatfield weighs up the arguments.<p>A group of people wait by a monument, unaware of each other’s existence. A woman strides open-mouthed down a busy street, holding one hand …

Dried, chewy bananas are every health food trend in one snack

For the next trendy health food, look to Brazil: It’s where the coconut water craze came from, after all. And those acai berries that supposedly turn whatever dishes or drinks they touch into disease-fighting, anti-aging miracle remedies? They’re Brazilian, too. And so is Caue Suplicy, the CEO of a …

Four reasons not to skip leg day

We all have that friend who's nowhere to be seen on leg day. His girlfriend's ill, it's his brother's birthday or that old football injury has come …

Who Shot Bin Laden? A Tale of Two SEALs

Two different alumni of SEAL Team Six, the secretive group of highly trained warriors that killed Osama bin Laden three years ago, have been profiting off their role in the terror leader’s death since leaving the military.<p>Former Team Six member Matt Bissonnette, who wrote a bestseller under a …

National Security

The Daily Edition is a new essential for Flipboard readers who want a fast, definitive roundup of the day's news, with a little bit of fun thrown into the mix.<p>Although it's packed with information, it's also a quick read. There are top stories in news, business, technology, sports and popular …

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Survey: Asia Finds Money Brings Happiness | Inc.com

Emerging Asian nations are finding out what developed ones did years ago: money--and the stuff it buys--brings happiness.<p>Levels of self-reported well-being in fast-growing nations like Indonesia, China and Malaysia now rival those in the U.S., Germany and the United Kingdom, rich nations that have …

Demographics

A Cheaper Pair Of Glasses Brings Cheaper, Better Vision To The Developing World

As many as 700 million people around the world currently live their lives in a day-to-day blur.<p>Imagine what your life would be like if you needed glasses but couldn’t afford a pair. You would struggle to work, look after your family, and do all kinds of things glasses-wearers take for granted.<p>This …

Rapid escalation of Ebola risks ‘global security’

For the experts who prepare for the world's humanitarian disasters, the alarm bells began ringing when the graph of Ebola cases stopped showing a simple linear increase and abruptly shot upward into an exponential curve, accelerating at a sharply faster rate with no end in sight.<p>That moment arrived …

Spotlight: "Expert Generalist" Aly Juma

Spotlight: “Expert Generalist” Aly Juma<p>MagMaker / August 18, 2014<p><b>My name is</b> Aly Juma <b>and my medium is</b> information.<p><b>My love of learning</b> is driven by my …