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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 […]

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How Wearable Computers Can Change the World for the Better

When Google Glass was getting lots of buzz a few years ago, it was the first time many of us had […]

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3 Easy Steps to Protect Your Credit Rating

(This article originally appeared on NextAvenue.org) You’ve heard this advice since you opened your first savings account: a […]

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How Does the Facebook Algorithm Help Shape Our Opinions?

How diverse are the viewpoints you see in your Facebook feed? When was the last time you read […]

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These Female Innovators are Changing the Game

From science to sports, art to music, and even undertaking, women are on the front lines of our […]

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Your Smartphone is Almost Ready to Diagnose Skin Cancer

Waiting for the results of a medical test is excruciating. But what if you could instantly diagnose something—like […]

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College Graduates are Working Harder but Earning Less

When Michelle Cedeño graduated from Boston University in 2014 with degrees in neuroscience and film, she did all […]

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You (Yes, You) Could Be an Internet Troll

Ah, internet trolls. The type of people who make you wonder how human beings haven’t been karmically smote […]

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Facebook Keeps Growing, But For How Long?

With other, newer social media sites dominating the collective consciousness right now, and a question of whether Facebook’s […]

As You Get Older, Your Friends Will Probably Look More Like You

Kids who go to school with diverse classmates are more likely to have friends of different races. But […]