Sheryl Ng

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World Happiness Report 2016 names Singapore as happiest country in the region

On 16 March, the World Happiness Report 2016 by the Sustainable Development Solutions Network for the United Nations revealed that Singapore is …

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The Happiest Place in the World

In honor of the International Day of Happiness (March 20), the United Nations has released its update to the 2016 World Happiness Report. And for the third time, Denmark received top marks, making it the happiest country in the world.<p>For its most recent analysis, researchers compared several …

Happiness might be better than GDP at measuring a country's health

The nations that top the usual measure of a country's health - its Gross Domestic Product, or GDP, which shows overall economic output - were much lower down. The US came 13th, the UK 23rd and China 83rd. This goes to show that GDP is by no means a conclusive measure of well-being and the report …

What We Can Learn About Happiness From Economics

Does money make you happy?<p>If you said no, you’re wrong. According to every metric, the wealthiest people in society are the happiest on average, and …

Happiest - and most miserable - places in Britain revealed: Where does your area come?

People in London are the most miserable in the UK.<p>A major new study into national well-being has found the capital has the LOWEST scores for …

Binghamton University develops 3D printing process to cure diabetes and other preventable diseases

July 21, 2015 | By Alec<p>Medical applications of 3D printing applications are, in a single word, revolutionary. However, all existing applications are …

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3D Printed Models Helped Surgeons Prepare for World's First Pediatric Bilateral Hand Transplant

As many 8-year-old boys do, Zion Harvey wanted to swing on the monkey bars and to pick up his little sister and swing her around as they played. …

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Doctors 3D-print 'living' body parts

<b>Custom-made, living body parts have been 3D-printed in a significant advance for regenerative medicine, say scientists.</b><p>The sections of bone, muscle and cartilage all functioned normally when implanted into animals.<p>The breakthrough, published in Nature Biotechnology, raises the hope of using living …

This Impossibly Intricate Dress Was 3-D Printed In A Single Go

Even more impressive? The 3-D printer was smaller than the dress itself.<p>Nervous Systems is a generative design studio founded by MIT alums known for merging the natural world with 3-D printed fashion. For its latest project, the studio teamed up with Boston’s Museum of Fine Arts to create a …

Cambridge scientists make 3D print of ancient bone with Chinese writing

Scientists have turned to 3D technology typically used in hospitals to scan and print the earliest example of Chinese writing, 3,000-year-old object written on bones of an ox.<p>Dating back to 1339-1112 BC, the object is among hundreds of what are called oracle bones held by the Cambridge University …

Google Maps error allegedly leads to demolition of wrong house

Technically Incorrect: Take two streets with similar sounding names. Add a Google Maps error. Result: a Texas house disappears.<p><i>Technically Incorrect offers a slightly twisted take on the tech that's taken over our lives.</i><p>The motto of Billy L. Nabors Demolition, a Seagoville, Texas, company that …

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Netflix's American Catalog Has Shrunk Dramatically in Just Two Years

If you’ve felt like you’re running out of options on Netflix faster than expected, you’re not imagining things.<p>Turns out, the number of titles on the …

North Carolina Republicans overturn Charlotte’s ban on LGBT discrimination.

Last month, the city of Charlotte, North Carolina, passed an anti-discrimination ordnance providing legal protections based on sexual orientation, …

Having Legalized Discrimination, NC Fails to Prohibit Love

To my LGBTQQIAAP friends, new, old, and not yet met; and to all my other fellow humans who suffer for their "minority" religious (or irreligious), racial-ethnic, socioeconomic, political, or other statuses/views:<p>We are the majority.<p>We are the fellow humans who see each other for who and what we …

Georgia, North Carolina bills are about LGBT discrimination. Period.

<b>(CNN) —</b> Did I move to Indiana? My mailing address still says Atlanta, GA, and I just filed my Georgia state income taxes. So why do I feel like I'm in Indiana?<p>Because the Georgia General Assembly just passed a religious freedom bill, just like Indiana did around this time last year. That bill has …

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New York City's St. Patrick's Day Parade Welcomes Irish LGBT Community: 'Goodness Has Overcome the Prejudice,' Says Marcher

For the first time in history, LGBT groups will be marching under their own banners at Thursday’s iconic New York City St. Patrick’s Day …

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