Kadija Osman

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Why Driverless Cars Don't Need Windows

Automated vehicles shouldn't look like the ones humans operate.<p>For the last 80-some years, the model car has been pretty standard. The tail fins and bucket seats came and went, but there were almost always four wheels, two headlights, and windows, plenty of big, clear windows ringing the car. All …

Medici Prince Appeals for Help: “Save Florence!”

Human Journey<p>THE PLACES WE LOVE VIII<p>Prince Ottaviano de’Medici di Toscana, President of the International Medici Association and present-day representative of the Historic House of the Medici—the family who powered the Italian Renaissance and thus much of Western civilization—lives in the splendid, …

Italy

UK may look into welfare cuts for addicts, overweight

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain might reduce welfare benefits for people who refuse treatment for obesity or drug and alcohol problems, Prime Minister David Cameron said on Saturday.<p>Britain's Prime Minister David Cameron speaks at the British Chambers of Commerce annual meeting in central London …

Budget Deficit

Unpacking Voluntourism: Five Myths

Criticizing voluntourism seems almost as popular as voluntourism itself. Five years after stories surfaced about Cambodian orphanages exploiting children (many of whom weren’t orphans) to attract altruistic tourists, reporters and bloggers continue their assault.<p>The media criticism, though …

Costa Rica