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woman scientist

Ten years ago, Larry Summers made some remarks on the lack of women in math and science – and it created an uproar. Author and professor Eileen Pollack was so outraged, she began to research for answers. Read More...

clothes

Thanks to customizable data, fashion startup Stitch Fix makes your closet look more like a Netflix queue. Read More...

A glowing laptop

Our most precious resources are dwindling, but author Robert Bryce suggests that breakthrough technologies will actually improve the environment – and continue to make peoples’ lives better. Read More...

Bottles of Chanel No. 5

Love, loss, and creativity – there’s more to Chanel than just perfume. Tilar Mazzeo, author of The Secret of Chanel No. 5, tells the story behind Coco Chanel and her iconic brand. Read More...

IDF LearJet

A serial inventor’s best-known project burst into flames before being embraced by the rich and famous. Read More...

Senior using a laptop

Seniors have become increasingly tech-savvy, and startups are beginning to respond to this rapidly-growing market with tailored apps and products, according to Time correspondent Katy Steinmetz. Read More...

row of Les Paul Gibson guitars

A shattered arm didn’t stop one guitar player from redefining music and influencing rock & roll for generations. Read More...

dog and spilled food

The term “eating your own dog food” comes from programmers who force themselves to use the programs they create; that’s how the bugs get worked out. According to technology writer Clive Thompson, politicians should take a cue from the tech world – and live by their own policies. Read More...

multiple screens

Digital distractions bombard us every second and stop us from making a dent in that lengthy to-do list. Technology writer Clive Thompson explains how we could put our many screens to better use. Read More...

Justin Hall

Justin Hall began writing about his life online 20 years ago, before the word “blogging” even existed. He reflects on the pros and cons of a world where you can share your every thought. Read More...

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