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This Technology is Helping a Paralyzed Man Move His Arm Again

When William Kochevar’s spinal cord was severely injured in a bike accident, he was almost completely paralyzed, left […]

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A Coffee Cup Tax Could Be the Pollution Solution

We’re the generation of reduce, reuse and recycle. But we also love our coffee. When you stop by […]

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Social Media Could Be Raising Our Stress Levels

If you’ve ever been tempted to unplug, there’s a good reason for it: Recent polling has found that people […]

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How TV Affects Kids Depends on How Much Parents Earn

If your parents had strict TV rules for you while you were growing up, now might be the […]

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How Wearable Technology Brings Us Closer to Our Pets

Would you like to know what your dog is thinking? Have you often wished that you spoke the same language? […]

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For Young Adults, Rates of Colorectal Cancer are Rising

Misinformation about cancer can be deadly. Case in point? Many men think it’s impossible for them to develop […]

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How Big Data Can Help You Make Big Life Choices

Assume you’ve beaten the odds (which actually are not all that terrible) and have found “the one” you […]

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With Social Issues in the Spotlight, Are Lawyers the New Rock Stars?

In the hours and days after the White House administration introduced its executive order to prevent travelers from […]

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14 Things at SXSW that Blew My Mind

Groundbreaking technology. Inspiring speakers. Heart-stopping music. Beautiful filmmaking. It’s hard not to get your mind blown at South […]

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Would You Buy Sustainable Tires Made from Grass and Trees?

If the answer wasn’t an instant “Yes, that’s so cool,” you might not be 100 percent sold on […]

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Why Brexit Happened, According to Behavioral Psychology

How did Brexit happen? For a lot of people, including people living in there, the U.K.’s decision to leave […]

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Soon Windows May Generate Solar Power Too

When most people hear the word “solar power,” they typically picture clunky, awkward solar panels that are as […]