October 18, 2017
How China Is Changing Your Internet

What was once known as the land of cheap rip-offs may now offer a glimpse of the future — and American companies are taking notice.

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October 17, 2017
The Story of Figurative “Literally"

Does the popular use of "literally" literally make you sick? Or does it just annoy you, in which case it only figuratively makes you sick. Here's the story of how it came to be.

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October 16, 2017
A Night at the Garden

In 1939, New York's Madison Square Garden was host to an enormous—and shocking—gathering of 22,000 Americans that has largely been forgotten from our history.

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October 13, 2017
Whispering, Walking Bats Are Onto Something

Bats have a brilliant way to find prey in the dark: echolocation. But to many of the moths they eat, that natural sonar is as loud as a jet engine. So some bats have hit on a sneakier, scrappier way to hunt.

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October 12, 2017
China's Geography Problem

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October 11, 2017
Hidden Metaphors in Anatomical Terms

Many of our words for body parts can be traced back to words for the things they once reminded people of.

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October, 10, 2017
Trio Da Kali and Kronos Quartet

The first single taken from the debut album 'Ladilikan' by Trio Da Kali & Kronos Quartet.

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October 9, 2017
How Tax Breaks Help the Rich

The US has a problem with income inequality. The current tax code makes it worse.

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October 6, 2017
Tom Petty and Garry Shandling

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October 5, 2017
The Enormous Spreadsheet that Runs the World's Mail

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October 4, 2017
Responsibility to Protect?

Responsibility to Protect is a principle created when leaders at the UN joined together in 2005 to declare that, when national leaders were harming or failing to protect their citizens, the international community had the right and responsibility to step in and do so.

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October 3, 2017
What Does Gun Violence in America Really Cost?

The total cost of gun violence in America exceeds $229 billion a year—more than $700 for every man, woman, and child.

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October 2, 2017
How To Learn Faster

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