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Why Streaming Has Changed How Music is Written

Despite a rise in interest in throwback formats like tapes and vinyl, music lovers have never been more digital […]

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This is How Experts Say You Should Pay Off Credit Cards

Keeping your credit card balance low can seriously improve your financial situation by way of boosting your credit […]

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Jill Filipovic Investigates Expectations of Women at Work

Jill Filipovic writes about women in the working world, but she herself knows what it’s like to make […]

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What Readers Need to Know About Political News

Political news is everywhere you look these days, and it isn’t going away. But it could be improving. […]

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New Thermal Computers Could Turn Heat into Energy

We know that heat and electronics generally aren’t good bedfellows. But a team of engineers at the University […]

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GirlForward Helps Young Refugees Transition to a New Life

Asmita Gurung’s story begins two years ago, on a stage at Chicago’s Bottom Lounge with 150 people waiting […]

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In Strangers We Trust: How Apps Are Teaching Us to Trust Again

As kids we were taught some essentials: Don’t take candy from strangers in vans, don’t get in a car […]

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Las Fotos Project Teaches Teen Girls Confidence Through Photography

What’s the power of artistic expression? The teen students of Las Fotos Project in Los Angeles will give […]

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Could TV Reminders Cut Down Drunk Driving?

Since the threat of texting and driving hit the scene, it feels like we’ve heard less and less […]

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How Dinosaurs Could Bridge Our Political Divide

Plenty has been written about how our country’s political divide, but there’s one thing even Republicans and Democrats can […]

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Fallen Fruit Brings Free, Organic Produce to Public Spaces

Have you ever walked past an apple tree or berry bush in a public space and wondered what […]

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4 Things You Can Do Today to Help Save the Environment

Life moves fast. It’s complicated. Sometimes it feels like a huge achievement just to get your bills paid […]