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The Double Vision of Blind Faith

Jane Simon, M.D. | Posted 04.29.2016 | Healthy Living
Jane Simon, M.D.

Faith is blind when we believe in something unseen without any or sufficient evidence. Underlying many of our actions is our belief that it will lead ...

Harriet Tubman - Her Money, Your Money and the $20 Bill

Kristin M. Swenson, Ph.D. | Posted 04.21.2016 | Religion
Kristin M. Swenson, Ph.D.

Harriet Tubman chuckling in heaven. That's what I'd like to think as her response to the news that her face will grace the front of our new twenty dol...

What 'Star Wars' Can Tell Us About Political Risk

Global Risk Insights | Posted 02.11.2017 | Home
Global Risk Insights

The human race has never known any limits to the imagination. From energy exploration on the moon to the space act signed last November by the Obama administration, space and science fiction mixes seamlessly into the possibilities of innovation and future opportunities. What lessons does this genre hold for analysts and researchers of international affairs, economics and political risk?

Paving the Road with Gold

Carmen Lehtimaki | Posted 09.02.2016 | College
Carmen Lehtimaki

In a couple of weeks I will begin my last full year of graduate school. It feels exciting and rewarding, but there is a large sense of pressure that tags along with it, as well. I did well this past year. However, I saw many opportunities I didn't partake in.

Ryan Grim

Anti-Slavery Hamilton Gets Pushed Off $10 Bill, While Genocidal Slaver Jackson Stays On The $20 | Ryan Grim | Posted 06.18.2015 | Politics

Pollitt's Law, formulated by The Nation's longtime columnist Katha Pollitt, says outsiders gain access to a field only when it loses prestige. Now tha...

Do You Wish That Comic-Con Could Come to You? Then Check Out D23's Touring Fanniversary Celebrations

Jim Hill | Posted 09.29.2014 | Entertainment
Jim Hill

Go ahead. Admit it. After hearing about all that cool stuff Comic-Con attendees got to see last week, you're now wishing that you'd gone down to San Diego.

Craigslist Founder Craig Newmark On Helping Others

Geoff Livingston | Posted 07.28.2014 | Impact
Geoff Livingston

I am one of the co-organizers of the NonProfit 2.0 Conference in Washington, DC this June 26. One of our keynotes is Craigslist Founder and philanthro...

Reuniting With An Old Friend

Posted 07.16.2013 | Entertainment

Kylie Minogue is set to reunite with her former collaborator Nick Cave for the upcoming film "20,000 Days on Earth." Cave leads the quasi-documenta...

Sixteen Years Of 98 Degrees

Posted 05.07.2013 | Entertainment

98 Degrees is back at it in a big way. The '90s boy band drops a fifth studio album on Tuesday, releasing new music for the first time in 13 years. ...

What's Trending and Kassem G Present the Top 20 YouTube Videos of 2012

Shira Lazar | Posted 03.01.2013 | Technology
Shira Lazar

Every weekday, What's Trending brings you the best that YouTube has to offer. Now that we're wrapping up an unbelievable year in Internet history, we're serving up a definitive guide to the 20 biggest, most incredible and best YouTube videos of 2012.

How Much Wedding Will $20,000 Buy?

Reuters | Posted 08.04.2012 | Money

By Heather Struck NEW YORK, June 4 (Reuters) - When Heather Colburn and Greg Neil began planning their wedding, they had two goals: sp...

Cherry Creek Jewelry Store Robbed Of $20,000 Diamond

The Denver Post | Denver Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

A supposed customer bolted with a $20,000 diamond from a jewelry store in the Cherry Creek Shopping Center Tuesday afternoon, Denver police said today...

New Study: Liberals More Open Than Conservatives Online

Ari Melber | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Ari Melber

Why have America's blogospheres diverged so much by ideology, in such a short time? A new survey proposes a historical theory for the Democrats' current edge online.

Evolutionary marketing - Tribal, viral and mobile

Brett King | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Brett King

There is a lot of discussion about how social media will play out from a mobile perspective, and how marketers in particular can monetize and leverage...

Android Market Hits 20,000 Apps Milestone | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Rest assured that 2010 is going to be a big year for the Android operating system, with many new handsets finding their way to stores around the world...

Pentagon Plans To Keep 20,000 Troops Inside US To Bolster Domestic Security

Washington Post | Spencer S. Hsu and Ann Scott Tyson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

The U.S. military expects to have 20,000 uniformed troops inside the United States by 2011 trained to help state and local officials respond to a nucl...

Spending Our Way Into the Apocalypse

Andrew Sargus Klein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Andrew Sargus Klein

The whole scenario found in this month's Esquire verges on gallows humor.

Media Ownership for All: Citizen Journalism Grows Up

Vivian Norris | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Vivian Norris

Independent photojournalists, NGO workers and citizens are part of this important movement to take back the news from those who focus on profits.