Madison Hunter

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Sustainability Made Simple With Tech | About Verizon

Sustainability is a simple concept: manage the world’s resources better. With the latest wireless devices in hand, that concept can easily be integrated into daily practice. And today’s smartphones and tablets can help make it easier.<p>From the grocery store to the dining table, there are many mobile …

Secrets of the Creative Brain

A leading neuroscientist who has spent decades studying creativity shares her research on where genius comes from, whether it is dependent on high IQ—and why it is so often accompanied by mental illness.<p>As a psychiatrist and neuroscientist who studies creativity, I’ve had the pleasure of working …

Biggest galaxy cluster bigger than thought

El Gordo – the largest galaxy cluster in the universe – is about 3 million billion times more massive than our sun, roughly 43 percent more massive …

Mars One To Build Simulated Colony For One-Way Astronauts

People selected to live on the Red Planet will train inside an earthbound outpost. If they don't go crazy, they just might make the real trip.<p>Creating a permanent human settlement on Mars by 2025 will require serious training. To prepare its future astronauts for the task, the Netherlands-based …

7 Weird and Wonderful “Let It Go” Remixes

This <i>Frozen</i> number has taken the internet by storm. “Let it Go” is a catchy winter ballad scheduled to make an appearance at the 2014 Academy Awards, …

100 Books Everyone Should Read Before They Die

Many of the books are 20th century classics or recent bestsellers — the oldest book on the list is Jane Austen's 1813 masterpiece "Pride and Prejudice." It also spans multiple genres, with adult fiction, nonfiction, children's, and young adult novels such as "The Hunger Games" and "Harry Potter" …

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How the refrigerator got its hum

Buried at the bottom of the London Science Museum is one of their most interesting galleries: The Secret Life of the Home. You might be excused for thinking cases full of teas-maids and washing machines are slightly less interesting than the spaceships and steam engines in the larger galleries …

Gibberish is spreading like a virus from academia

Bad writing has spread beyond the ivory tower, into every corner of modern life<p>Exciting news! I’ve just produced my first academic paper. Called “The Impact of Amphibious Models on Interposable Algorithms”, it begins (if I say so myself), with a memorable opening line: “The exploration of lambda …