Articles tagged national geographic

‘Before the Flood’ Offers Knowledge About and Hope for Stopping Climate Change

A film about deadly environmental practices changing our world may also be changing television distribution practices.

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10 Aug 2011 // 2:25 AM

Making Robots Human

From childcare provider to chef, roboticists have big plans for their human-like machines, which raises the question: How human is too human?

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An Uncommon History of Common Things by Bethanne Patrick and John Thompson

Thanks to this book, a friend greeted me with an earnest handshake, and I remarked that the handshake developed in England several hundred years ago as a means for people to demonstrate that they were not holding weapons.

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24 Oct 2008 // 1:02 PM

Inside New Orleans High

Disappointments abound in Inside New Orleans High. But hopes are also unstoppable.

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9 Aug 2007 // 4:51 AM

In the car, I’m a total National Public Radio junkie. Despite pretty regular on-air prodding, though, it’s rare that I visit the NPR

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'Fire Emblem Heroes' Is a Bad Crossover

// Moving Pixels

"Fire Emblem Heroes desperately and shamelessly wants to monetize our love for these characters, yet it has no idea why we came to love them in the first place.

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