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Drivers distracted by new car technology, AAA warns
Drivers distracted by new car technology, AAA warns
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A study by AAA finds digital screens and high-tech features built into many new cars can be a danger...
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Should we get rid of standardized testing?
Should we get rid of standardized testing?
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Although standardized testing is a particularly hot topic in education right now, this approach to m...
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Election Hackers: Why Voting Technology Has to Stay Primitive
Election Hackers: Why Voting Technology Has to Stay Primitive
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Since Russia (most likely) hacked our Presidential election in 2016, there's been talk of using cell...
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How Climate Change Is Turning Healthy Vegetables Into Junk Food
How Climate Change Is Turning Healthy Vegetables Into Junk Food
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Thom takes a look at Republican claims that Global Warming is somehow good for plants because it mak...
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The left brain vs. right brain myth
The left brain vs. right brain myth
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The human brain is visibly split into a left and right side. This structure has inspired one of the...
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Philippines: Plastic Bottles go Solar
Philippines: Plastic Bottles go Solar
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In the Philippines' urban slums, families are unable to afford electricity and often have no access...
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Why You Rarely Hear About Net Neutrality
Why You Rarely Hear About Net Neutrality
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NBC REALLY doesn’t want to talk about net neutrality. Cenk Uygur, host of The Young Turks, breaks it...
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Five robots that are changing everything
Five robots that are changing everything
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From robot simians that can clean up nuclear accidents, to powered exoskeletons that enable you to l...
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Kids Will Now Take Anti-Science Classes
Kids Will Now Take Anti-Science Classes
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Florida’s legislature is sidelining science in science classes. Cenk Uygur and Ana Kasparian, the ho...
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How Politicians Make You Believe Anti-Science Bull$hit
How Politicians Make You Believe Anti-Science Bull$hit
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Follow the evidence. Make your representatives show you their evidence. Keep your eye on the money....
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How early life experience is written into DNA
How early life experience is written into DNA
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Moshe Szyf is a pioneer in the field of epigenetics, the study of how living things reprogram their...
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How a hands-on high school veterinary program is enriching Navajo students
How a hands-on high school veterinary program is enriching Navajo students
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Kids don't learn unless they get a little dirty. That's the philosophy of the man who runs the caree...
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The Intelligence Revolution: Coupling AI and the Human Brain
The Intelligence Revolution: Coupling AI and the Human Brain
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Edward Boyden is a Hertz Foundation Fellow and recipient of the prestigious Hertz Foundation Grant f...
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Typing sentences by simply thinking is possible with new technology
Typing sentences by simply thinking is possible with new technology
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For decades, researchers have worked to find and create more direct connections between the human br...
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Why you should love statistics
Why you should love statistics
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Think you're good at guessing stats? Guess again. Whether we consider ourselves math people or not,...
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Artificial Cognification: In the Future Everything Will Be Smart
Artificial Cognification: In the Future Everything Will Be Smart
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If an object has a battery in it or a plug at the end of it, it won’t be long before that item is in...
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Virtual Reality Is The Biggest Tech Disruption in the Next 5 Years
Virtual Reality Is The Biggest Tech Disruption in the Next 5 Years
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Get a life? Soon it will be that simple, says Kevin Kelly. Five years from now, Kelly anticipates th...
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Artificial General Intelligence: Humanity's Last Invention
Artificial General Intelligence: Humanity's Last Invention
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For all the talk of AI, it always seems that gossip is faster than progress. But it could be that wi...
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Ford Superbowl Commercial Go Further
Ford Superbowl Commercial Go Further
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There’s a voice inside all of us that says, ‘Go Further’, and that is when things start moving. From...
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The science that shaped 2016
The science that shaped 2016
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What did 2016 mean for science? Science correspondent Miles O’Brien sits down with William Brangham...
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Is there a limit to technological progress?
Is there a limit to technological progress?
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Many generations have felt they’ve reached the pinnacle of technological advancement. Yet, if you lo...
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How high can you count on your fingers?
How high can you count on your fingers?
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How high can you count on your fingers? It seems like a question with an obvious answer. After all,...
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Edible, Biodegradable Food Packaging
Edible, Biodegradable Food Packaging
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Most foods come wrapped in plastic packaging. This type of packaging creates a lot of waste and aren...
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The science behind how WiFi internet connectivity works
The science behind how WiFi internet connectivity works
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In this video we reveal how WiFi Internet connectivity works, connecting to a computer by converting...
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Math is the hidden secret to understanding the world
Math is the hidden secret to understanding the world
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Unlock the mysteries and inner workings of the world through one of the most imaginative art forms e...
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Remembering John Glenn, space pioneer and American statesman
Remembering John Glenn, space pioneer and American statesman
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Former astronaut and senator John Glenn has died at age 95. In every chapter of his life, whether on...
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Science’s most valuable prize puts spotlight on discovery
Science’s most valuable prize puts spotlight on discovery
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The Breakthrough Prizes honor scientific achievements with the largest cash prizes in the field. Har...
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California’s Salad Bowl is cultivating more than crops
California’s Salad Bowl is cultivating more than crops
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In California's Salinas Valley, known as the "Salad Bowl of the World,” a push is underway to expand...
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Driverless cars hit Canadian roads
Driverless cars hit Canadian roads
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Ontario has become the first province to put automated cars on the road