How Norway Reinvented Prison
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How Norway Reinvented Prison

Prisons in Norway look very different than prisons in the rest of the world. In…

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China Might Be Ending Its Child Limit. Here’s Why.
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China Might Be Ending Its Child Limit. Here’s Why.

China’s message for couples after decades of limiting families to just one child? Please have…

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The Glamorous Life of a Pro Gamer
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The Glamorous Life of a Pro Gamer

At age 20, professional gamer Michael Schmale had it all: a steady salary, a team…

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This Brain Implant Can Partially Reverse Paralysis
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This Brain Implant Can Partially Reverse Paralysis

It sounds like science fiction: a device that can reconnect a paralyzed person’s brain to…

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The AI Robots That Want Your Job
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The AI Robots That Want Your Job

Conventional wisdom today says that robots will put millions of factory workers out of jobs.…

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Erdogan Tightens His Grip on Turkey
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Erdogan Tightens His Grip on Turkey

The most pivotal elections in modern Turkish history are taking place June 24th. If Recep…

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How America Got Such Pretty Teeth
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How America Got Such Pretty Teeth

Cosmetic dentistry has taken over the world. Having perfect teeth shouts success, but where did…

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Do North Koreans Actually Make Money?
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Do North Koreans Actually Make Money?

Less than 30 years ago, North Koreans were more than twice as wealthy as their…

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Meet Blueberry, the Robot Designed to Make You Laugh
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Meet Blueberry, the Robot Designed to Make You Laugh

The University of Alberta has a lot going for it. It’s pretty. And it’s home…

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How New York Got Its Skyline
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How New York Got Its Skyline

Many of the classic skyscrapers that define New York City’s skyline have their design roots…

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