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In his new book, "Forward: Notes on the Future of Our Democracy," former Democratic presidential candidate Andrew Yang explores how media narratives can warp public perception of political candidates.
A Nazi institute produced a Bible without the Old Testament that portrayed Jesus as an Aryan hero fighting Jewish people.
Science journals may be lowering their standards to publish studies with eye-grabbing — but probably incorrect — results.
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"Our data should be ours no matter what platforms and apps we use," Yang said.
Duke University researchers might have solved a half-century old problem.
Researchers discover a massive ceremonial structure of the ancient Mayans using lasers.
The 2020 Democratic candidate's plan to give Americans a universal basic income seems to include a special provision for truckers.
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Andrew Yang argues that the Alaska Permanent Fund shows the path to implementing a nationwide universal basic income.
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Sudan leaves behind only two other northern white rhinos, but artificial reproductive technologies could provide a future for the subspecies.
Researchers in Mexico discover the longest underwater cave system in the world that's full of invaluable artifacts.
A Canadian teen who discovered a lost Mayan city via satellite imagery is not backing down from the critics.
How one researcher created a pirate bay for science more powerful than even libraries at top universities.
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Next week, the government will grant licenses to two foreign mobile service providers, who will help it achieve its goal of bringing wireless coverage to at least 80 percent of the country by 2015.
A new website, ipaidabribe.or.ke, allows Kenyans to report bribes they have paid in order to help end the cycle of corruption that runs rampant throughout the country.
How could Lance Armstrong, the most famous and most highly-scrutinized cyclist in the world repeatedly pass drug tests while actively doping over the course of a decade?
Now that the military dictatorship is dissolving, "five decades' worth of bottled-up opinions" are coming out from many, many different directions.