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Over 400 people have already died in the new Philippines president's war on drugs

More than 400 suspected drug traffickers have been killed since Mr. Duterte took office on June 30, according to official statistics and independent estimates, with local news media putting the number as high as 465.<p>Many of the deaths came at the hands of police.<p>And the president has championed the …

Researchers may have finally found an antidote to biased thinking about science

Even when it comes to the most objective source of information there is — science — people can’t be objective.<p>Rather, there is overwhelming evidence that we are “biased information processors” who engage in “motivated reasoning” to try to bend facts about the world to comport with what we want to …

Top 15 Shipping Container Homes in US: How Much They Cost

Many people don’t know that shipping containers can be used for more than transporting merchandise. You can actually build residential dwellings and …

Living Rooms

China's Actually Built That Awesome Bus That Drives Over Traffic

It's real!<p>Engineers have finally completed a full-scale moving mock-up of China's wacky transport idea, the Transit Elevated Bus (TEB), a large …

How Office Design Impacts the Way We Work

Over the last year, we've been excitedly planning our new office space. If you've ever been through an office renovation, you have a unique appreciation for what this endeavor looks like!<p>You'd be surprised to learn how important being intentional with space is. Admittedly, this isn't something I …

Disney has a brilliant new way to track its theme park visitors

By offering its FastPass+, Disney lets consumers manage their theme park experience by allowing them to set reservations for certain attractions in advance of their visit.<p>That guarantees a better experience because they enter the park each day knowing that they will have three ride, attraction, or …

Inside the world's most beautiful places to read - CNN Style

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Inside Ferrari's program to turn mere mortals into Formula One racers

With the right combination of budget and skill, you too can own a Ferrari F1 car, though you can't necessarily take it home.<p>The first motorsports events were primarily automotive executives demonstrating their wares and rich playboys showing off their toys.<p>The cost here? About $2.7 million for an …

Le Mans

Verne: The Himalayas lets you explore the Himalayas on your phone

The Google Creative Lab team has launched yet another app: this time, it’s a cartoon yeti named Verne that gives you a virtual tour of the Himalayas. With the help of the Unity game engine, Verne: The Himalayas lets you trudge through the world’s highest mountain range.<p>Google’s Creative Lab has a …

Apps

7 Insider Tips From A Dating-App Employee

<i>When Bumble first launched in 2014, it revolutionized online dating. For the first time ever, women were totally in control of starting the</i> …

Chinese bus glides over cars stuck in gridlock (Tomorrow Daily 402 show notes)

Instead of building new infrastructure for public transportation, China's trying a 300-passenger bus made to drive over the streets.

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Facebook's new Page sections help small businesses actually make money

Having a Facebook page is virtually essential for modern businesses, and now they might be able to reap some new benefits from it too. Facebook is rolling out two new sections to promote both goods and services that merchants sell on the platform.<p>The Shop section lets businesses list products …

NASA maps the thawed parts of the Greenland ice sheet

NASA has created the first map of the bottom of the Greenland ice sheet, showing which parts have begun thawing and which remain frozen as ever. This is the first time what's underneath the surface of the massive block of ice has been mapped, because the only access scientists have to it is a few …

7 things Brits should do before leaving Belgium

So you’ve decided to leave the European Union.<p>Or at least your British compatriots decided it for you, and now you’re trying to figure out what …

2016 Is Officially The ‘Year That Soda Started Dying’ Thanks To Bottled Water

Soda has sort of a complicated history beyond if it should just be called “soda” or the odd sounding “soda pop” (or just “pop”), mostly because it has zero actual health value and is actually incredibly unhealthy. Back in the crazy 80’s, where purchases were fueled by slick television ads and …

The world's 3rd-biggest cocaine producer says it struck 'the most important blow against drug trafficking'

Earlier this week, Bolivian police struck what the government called a vital blow against drug trafficking when they seized more than 8 tons of cocaine hidden in a shipment of mineral ore.<p>The shipment was discovered in a truck traveling on a remote mountain passage that connects landlocked Bolivia …

British PM May promises to help small businesses navigate Brexit | Reuters

LONDON (Reuters) - British Prime Minister Theresa May will tell small business owners on Thursday that she wants to help them take advantage of the opportunities provided by Britain’s vote to leave the European Union.<p>Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May visits a joinery factory in London, Britain …

Refugee Crisis: UN Members Reject Concrete Resettlement Target Ahead Of Key September Summit

United Nations member states have rejected a proposal that set a concrete target for resettlement of refugees in developed nations. Instead, the …

Photo Friday: Finding Your Purpose in Photography

The Japanese concept of “ikigai,” or a “reason for being,” is determined using four concentric circles, each with its own criteria for identifying your purpose: what you love, what the world needs, what you can be paid for, and what you’re good at. If you’re a fan of our Photo Friday posts, there’s …

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Spotlight: Artist & Children’s Book Author Michelle de Villiers

<b>My name is</b> Michelle de Villiers and I’m an artist.<p><b>My work specializes in</b> illustration, cartoons, sculpture, expressionist painting. I am more of an experimentalist, though, knowing more and more about less and less.<p><b>Art and Science</b><p><b>I have a passion for</b> art and science!<p><b>I use Flipboard because</b> it is an …

State of the 2016 Race: ‘Exciting,’ ‘Historic’ & ‘Negative,’ says Washington Post Reporter

<i>Washington Post National Political Reporter Abby Phillip is on the Hillary Clinton beat, covering her speeches, poll numbers and campaign tactics. That daily coverage now means reporting on a race that is increasingly negative on both sides of the political aisle. The two Democratic candidates,</i> …

Government