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May 15, 2014

Dear Women: You Are Being Lied to

Listen up.
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May 15, 2014

Mayo Clinic Researchers May Have Discovered a Cure for Cancer Hidden in an Unlikely Vaccine

One patient is in remission after a single, massive dose of an unexpected serum.
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May 15, 2014

One Topless Photo Shows Everything That's Wrong With the #BringBackOurGirls Campaign

There's a dangerous side to hashtag activism.
May 15, 2014

17 Lies We Need to Stop Teaching Boys About Sex

Time to change the narrative.
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May 15, 2014

What One Product Makes the Most Money For Each Nation? Check This Map

What's your country's competitive advantage?
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May 15, 2014

The Government Just Turned the Internet Into the Equivalent of First Class and Coach

Say goodbye to the Internet as you know it.
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May 15, 2014

Stunning Before-and-After NASA Images Show the Impact of the World's Greatest Threat

These photos should shut down any naysayers.
May 15, 2014

What Tears Look Like When You See Them Under a Microscope

Powerful photos cast a unique human experience in new light.
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May 15, 2014

Photos of School Lunches Around the World Show What America's Children Should Really Be Eating

Not a single rubbery chicken nugget in sight.
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May 15, 2014

To Understand What Life Is Really Like in Israel and Palestine, Follow This Chart

A new way to visualize what Palestinians really face.
May 15, 2014

What It's Like to Be a Female Leader in America, in 5 Charts

There's a lot we don't know about the Jill Abramson controversy, but here's what's indisputable.
May 15, 2014

The Absurd History of American Pop's Asian Fetish

This was happening long before Avril Lavigne.
May 15, 2014

Your Chipotle Lunch Is About to Get a Lot More Sophisticated

Some big names are coming to a soda cup near you.
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May 15, 2014

NASA Data Shows We're Living Through an Alarming Trend Unprecedented in Human History

Something startling has been happening over the past 29 years.
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May 15, 2014

The Disturbing Piece of Our Justice System That's Hurting Black Americans

So much for equal protection under the law.
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May 15, 2014

How Not to Get Young People to Vote, in One Raunchy, Violent Video

What do naked women, decapitation and jumping bears have to do with voting?
May 15, 2014

One Artist Found an Ingenious Way to Shelter the Homeless

This is both brilliant and useful.
May 15, 2014

These Companies Are Threatening to Make Your 'Game of Thrones' Look Like This

Here's who to blame the next time your favorite show takes hours to load.
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May 15, 2014

A Huge Corporation Just Got Away With Murder — And It Sets a Scary Precedent

Justice was not served in a landmark case.
May 15, 2014

Some of Your Favorite Songs Are Being Used to Treat Patients in American Mental Institutions

Everybody loves Pharrell's "Happy," especially the patients at St. Elizabeth's Hospital.
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May 15, 2014

Young Children Are Working One of America's Most Dangerous Jobs – And It's Totally Legal

"Sometimes I felt like I needed to throw up. ... I felt like I was going to faint."
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May 15, 2014

Was the Pay Gap Behind New York Times Editor Jill Abramson's Firing?

Speculation of sexism following the dismissal of the first female editor of the paper.
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May 15, 2014

New Study Finds Unlikely Beneficiaries of Drug Testing: Black Men

Drug-testing black male employees had an unexpected impact.
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May 15, 2014

The Biggest Food Strike in History Is Happening Today

A supersized protest in over 30 countries is in full swing.
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May 15, 2014

Surprising Data Shows Going to College Isn't the Golden Ticket to Solving Income Inequality

President Obama says we can educate out of inequality. The numbers tell a different story.