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With American political life at peak volatility, these 10 women come armed with intelligence, determination—and, most important, facts. Lots of facts.<p><b>This article originally appeared in the April 2017 issue of ELLE</b><p>JUDY WOODRUFF | Anchor and managing editor, PBS Newshour<p>Watching Judy Woodruff lead</i> …American History
A British school student recently contacted NASA to point out that there was an error in data recorded on the International Space Station (ISS), …
In a world-first, New Zealand’s third largest river has just been granted the same legal rights as a human being.<p>The new legislation essentially …The Future
The ‘Matilda Effect’ is named for this female pioneer<p>In 1852, 26-year-old Matilda Joslyn Gage addressed the National Women’s Rights Convention in …Women in Science
When you perform a Google search for every day queries, you don’t typically expect systemic racism to rear its ugly head. Yet, if you’re a woman searching for a hairstyle, that’s exactly what you might find.<p>A simple Google image search for ‘women’s professional hairstyles’ returns the …Artificial Intelligence
A stomach ache can strike for all kinds of reasons, from contaminated food to chronic disease. It passes, sure, but the pain, headache, diarrhea, …Wellness
Using hundreds of high-resolution photos of Mars surface taken by the HiRISE camera on the Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter, Jan Fröjdman made this …
Forensic investigator Shiya Ribowsky explains why few diseases have caused so much death and destruction as the bubonic plague.
Shaking the moon dust off, legendary Apollo 11 astronaut, Buzz Aldrin wants to go to Mars. Thanks to technology, you, too, can tag along via virtual …
HONOLULU — A federal judge on Sunday rejected the U.S. government’s request to clarify his temporary order blocking President Donald Trump’s revised travel ban.<p>U.S. District Judge Derrick Watson said nothing was unclear about his order and the government can’t ask for a distinction that officials …Ethics
Almost half of Americans are “constant checkers” who can’t look away from their emails, texts, and social media accounts, and it may be affecting …Social Media Marketing
H. G. Wells dreamed of the future—we just happen to be living in it. Check out some of his greatest predictions…The Future
Its mirrors are as big as a tennis court.The Future
The Body Hacking Convention in Austin, Texas took place a few months ago. It brought together a collection of people who share in the idea of using …Cyborgs
Peter Gorman’s Amazon expeditions draw guests aiming to ‘clear up ailments’ and ‘solve mid-life crises’ – and drugs are key to the transformative experience<p>For years, Matthew Haddock was drifting on a tide of disillusionment. Like many Americans, Haddock, a practicing attorney in his late 40s, was …Fish
Hawaii is a unique state, and not just because it is a tropical island chain and the ...Read more The post 10 Things We Love, Made in Hawaii appeared …Hawaii
With your windows down and music blaring, you hit 65 mph as you cruise down the highway. Nearing your exit, you flick your turn signal and make towards the exit on your right.<p>The path seems clear, but as you prepare to make that final lane switch, an alarm sounds through your stereo and a …Transportation
The world’s oldest profession is not what you think<p>She started as a renegade hippie, with a caravan of like-minded spiritual seekers, but Ina May …Midwifery
Analyzing the Past, Present and Future<p>By. Lauriel Camille Cleveland<p>Understanding the history of African-American women means understanding the …Black History
Who, exactly, was the mysterious man who organized the deadliest slave uprising in American history?<p><b>The following is an extract from</b> <b>The Land Shall Be</b> …History
No event is free of controversy these days -- not even the discovery of seven habitable planets that hit the news late last month. For a few days, drawings of those tranquil spheres loomed above the tumult of earthly affairs -- the presidential tweets, the protests, the botched Oscars. But then a …Astronomy
Keeping people poor is a political choice we can no longer afford, with so much human potential wasted. We need a universal basic income<p>Why do poor people make so many bad decisions? It’s a harsh question, but look at the data: poor people borrow more, save less, smoke more, exercise less, drink …Basic Income
7 things I’ve been meaning to ask Him<p>Dear God,<p>It’s me, Dan. I know we haven’t talked in a while, since I stopped believing in you and all, but the …
The most likely places<p>In a deck that took 20 hours to create<p>In that sticky note kept neatly at your desk<p>In your head<p>In your boss’s head<p>In your super …
The beliefs we have about being ‘right’, are wrong<p>When I was 18, I spent a year as an AFS exchange student in Denmark.<p>Drunken episodes aside (and …Salt
<i>“All you have to do is let go of who you think you are. That’s it — plain and simple. Cast away all those useless dramas and become nothing, an</i> …Spirituality
Politics is a dangerous game, even for primates.<p>It’s a plot line that wouldn’t seem out of place in an episode of “Game of Thrones.” A tribe of …
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