Stuart S. Carpenter

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'Minivan-sized' sea creature discovered off Hawaii

<b>(CNN) —</b> There are countless creatures on Earth that man has yet to discover.<p>Two Hawaii scientists believe they've come across one of them, and it's a jaw-dropping wonder.<p>A "minivan-sized" sea sponge was discovered deep in the ocean near Hawaii, according to findings published this week in the …

Ocean Exploration

Three people still missing after fatal floods in Texas and Kansas

Six people found dead as threat of torrential rains slowly subside amid evacuations in Texas towns where river water levels continue to rise<p>At least three people were still missing on Sunday after torrential rain in Texas and Kansas flooded rivers, washed out roads and left six people dead.<p>In …

The existential tension between content marketing and advertising

Nowadays, with brands becoming publishers, it's getting harder and harder to tell what is content marketing and what is advertising.<p>Take for example, Lego Magazine – is it an innocuous editorial vehicle that champions lifestyle values of family-time and puzzle-solving or propaganda for those little …

MIT Invents A Shapeshifting Display You Can Reach Through And Touch

The Tangible Media Group at MIT’s Media Lab has unveiled a futuristic display made of atoms, not pixels.<p>We live in an age of touch-screen interfaces, but what will the UIs of the future look like? Will they continue to be made up of ghostly pixels, or will they be made of atoms that you can reach …

Daily Inspiration #1603

This post is part of our daily series of posts showing the most inspiring images selected by some of the Abduzeedo's writers and users. If you want …

Number of university students seeking counselling rises 33%

The number of university students seeking counselling has risen over a third in the last four years, according to an investigation by Help Me Investigate. And at five universities numbers have more than doubled.<p>The University of Glasgow had the largest increase in number of students in counselling. …

Experts praise 'historic' mental health, addiction parity rule

Mental health and addiction treatment experts praised what they described as a “historic” expansion Friday of insurance coverage for millions of Americans suffering from psychological or substance abuse problems, five years after a law requiring the coverage first passed.<p>But they also said they’ll …