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The Real Cost of Pure Water

Ghana has plenty of water. So why do its people buy plastic pouches from street vendors? Shaun Raviv investigates.Read more…
April 14, 2015 at 05:36PM… 7 more words

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London Tube urges women to text reports of sexual harassment

LONDON — A disturbing new video campaign that depicts a woman being groped and intimidated on the Tube is prompting women to report sexual harassment on public transport in London. 42 more words

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Twilio Brings WebRTC-Based Video Chat To Its Cloud Communications Platform

Twilio has long made it easy for developers to integrate voice calling and text messaging into their applications, but starting today, the service will also offer a video chat. 33 more words

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Edward Snowden visits the White House ... on Google Maps

The last place you’d expect to see whistleblower Edward Snowden — who currently has asylum in Russia — is at the White House. Yet, if you navigate to the White House in Google Maps, you’ll see a location called “Edwards Snow Den” listed inside the building… 31 more words

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This Is the First Section of a Giant Map of the Universe's Dark Matter

A team of cosmologists is creating an enormous map of how dark matter is distributed across the Universe—and this is the first section to be completed.Read more… 10 more words

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The secret to getting ahead: Quitting

Do you feel guilty every time you quit something?
Are you still in social organizations where you don’t enjoy socializing? Volunteering someplace where you doubt you’re really helping? 45 more words

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This adorable desk gadget motivates you like Pavlov's bell

We’re almost halfway into April and chances are your self-improvement-minded New Year’s Resolutions bit the dust sometime between Valentine’s Day and Easter. Whereas our day-to-day habits are pretty ingrained into our minds, establishing new ones is … 14 more words

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