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April 16, 2014

Harvard Scientists Studied the Brains of Pot Smokers, and the Results Don't Look Good

We may only now be understanding the full effects of smoking marijuana.
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April 16, 2014

Princeton Concludes What Kind of Government America Really Has, and It's Not a Democracy

Scientists have proven that our government is far from what we believe.
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April 16, 2014

CNN Turns a Boring Royal Visit Into a Racist Nightmare in Just 13 Seconds

Because if there's anything Americans are good at, it's finding ways to mock indigenous traditions.
April 16, 2014

There's Some Pretty Bad News for Men With Beards

According to a new study, society has reached the moment of "peak beard."
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April 16, 2014

DreamWorks' Latest Movie Will Have Something No Pixar Film Has Ever Tried

The question is, why did it take so long?
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April 16, 2014

The Best Job in America Isn't One Most High Schoolers Dream About

Meanwhile, the worst job in America is one many people are fighting to get.
April 16, 2014

You Can Now Travel to Westeros Thanks to Google Maps

Google brings 'Game of Thrones' to real life.
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April 16, 2014

This Ivy League School's Incoming Class Just Made History

This is a milestone achievement to celebrate.
April 16, 2014

15 Things That Should Be on Every Festival-Goer's Packing List

There's a special kind of sleeping bag you're going to need.
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April 16, 2014

Science Shows at What Age You're Smartest, and Chances Are You've Already Peaked

Researchers have an answer to who is really the smartest generation.
April 16, 2014

Why That Viral 'World's Toughest Job' Video Actually Undermines Women

People everywhere loved this video. But it's not empowering at all.
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April 16, 2014

The Inspiring Reason Women Everywhere Are Being Urged to Touch Themselves

A clever campaign with a simple message.
April 16, 2014
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April 16, 2014

Provocative Portraits Challenge Stereotypes of Gun Owners in the U.S.

Who exactly is the American gun owner?
April 16, 2014

Google Is Inventing a New Device Straight Out of 'Star Trek'

We're one step closer to being cyborgs.
April 16, 2014

The Defining Pop Anthem for Every Year of Your 20s

You'll make the best and worst decisions of your life in your 20s. Here's the soundtrack to listen to while you're doing it.
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April 16, 2014

Scientists Discover China's Pollution Is Creating Scary Ripple Effects Across the World

Whatever happens in China doesn't stay in China.
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April 16, 2014

Is This a Terrorist? Governments Around the World Think So

Governments are now using "national security" to widen the scope of who they can imprison.
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April 16, 2014

What Kind of CIA Officer Would You Be? Take the Test

Working at the CIA is way more nuanced than most realize.
April 16, 2014

Watch What Pharrell Did When He Saw the World Dancing to "Happy"

This song belongs to the world.
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April 16, 2014

The FBI Is Building a New Crime Database That Brings Us One Step Closer to '1984'

A major threat to personal privacy.
April 16, 2014

The NYPD Just Disbanded One of Its Most Controversial Units

But is the damage already done?
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April 16, 2014

Think Ukraine Is on the Brink of Civil War? That's Because Putin Wants You To

Putin has a master plan, and the media is falling for it.
April 16, 2014

New Study Shows We're Listening to Exactly the Wrong Music at Work

Turns out Adele is to blame for our employment problems.
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April 16, 2014

Watch Bill O'Reilly Call Out His Guest for Being Too Right Wing

That's not something you see everyday.
April 16, 2014

A London Street Artist Is Painting All of Britain's Endangered Birds

While the world stalls on climate change, one artist is taking matters into his own hands.