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3 fears about screen time for kids -- and why they're not true | Sara DeWitt
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9 hours ago ∗ Views: 5,217
We check our phones upwards of 50 times per day -- but when our kids play around with them, we get nervous. Are screens ruining childhood? Not accordi...
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What teen pregnancy looks like in Latin America | Christian Rodríguez
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1 day ago ∗ Views: 53,705
Christian Rodríguez is a photographer and filmmaker -- and the son of a teenage mother. For the past five years, he has documented teen pregnancy in ...
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The warmth and wisdom of mud buildings | Anna Heringer
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2 days ago ∗ Views: 26,890
"There are a lot of resources given by nature for free -- all we need is our sensitivity to see them and our creativity to use them," says architect A...
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Future tech will give you the benefits of city life anywhere | Julio Gil
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3 days ago ∗ Views: 56,259
Don't believe predictions that say the future is trending towards city living. Urbanization is actually reaching the end of its cycle, says logistics ...
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Why people of different faiths are painting their houses of worship yellow | Nabila Alibhai
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6 days ago ∗ Views: 80,387
Divisions along religious lines are deepening, and we're doubting more and more how much we have in common. How can we stand boldly and visibly togeth...
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The fascinating secret lives of giant clams | Mei Lin Neo
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1 week ago ∗ Views: 61,542
When you think about the deep blue sea, you might instantly think of whales or coral reefs. But spare a thought for giant clams, the world's largest l...
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The boost students need to overcome obstacles | Anindya Kundu
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1 week ago ∗ Views: 89,148
How can disadvantaged students succeed in school? For sociologist Anindya Kundu, grit and stick-to-itiveness aren't enough; students also need to deve...
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How a video game might help us build better cities | Karoliina Korppoo
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1 week ago ∗ Views: 83,913
With more than half of the world population living in cities, one thing is undeniable: we are an urban species. Part game, part urban planning sketchi...
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A black man goes undercover in the alt-right | Theo E.J. Wilson
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1 week ago ∗ Views: 100,749
In an unmissable talk about race and politics in America, Theo E.J. Wilson tells the story of becoming Lucius25, white supremacist lurker, and the une...
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What intelligent machines can learn from a school of fish | Radhika Nagpal
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2 weeks ago ∗ Views: 86,471
Science fiction visions of the future show us AI built to replicate our way of thinking -- but what if we modeled it instead on the other kinds of int...
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The most Martian place on Earth | Armando Azua-Bustos
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2 weeks ago ∗ Views: 43,785
How can you study Mars without a spaceship? Head to the most Martian place on Earth -- the Atacama Desert in Chile. Astrobiologist Armando Azua-Bustos...
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What we're missing in the debate about immigration | Duarte Geraldino
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2 weeks ago ∗ Views: 50,749
Between 2008 and 2016, the United States deported more than three million people. What happens to those left behind? Journalist Duarte Geraldino picks...
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Why Africa must become a center of knowledge again | Olúfẹ́mi Táíwò
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2 weeks ago ∗ Views: 49,839
How can Africa, the home to some of the largest bodies of water in the world, be said to have a water crisis? It doesn't, says Olúfẹ́mi Táíwò -...
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How digital DNA could help you make better health choices | Jun Wang
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2 weeks ago ∗ Views: 51,111
What if you could know exactly how food or medication would impact your health -- before you put it in your body? Genomics researcher Jun Wang is work...
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Living sculptures that stand for history's truths | Sethembile Msezane
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3 weeks ago ∗ Views: 36,952
In the century-old statues that dotted Cape Town, Sethembile Mzesane didn't see anything that looked like her own reality. So she became a living scul...