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Crops Ahoy: Farms That Float

XPRIZE | Posted 08.28.2015 | Impact
XPRIZE

No Land? No Problem. If Barcelona-based Forward Thinking Architecture has its way, farms of the future will operate autonomously as they float on the open sea. Stretching eco-friendly concepts to the limit, the ambitious design firm has come up with the idea of Smart Floating Farms.

Lincoln 2.0?

Robert Moran | Posted 08.22.2015 | Politics
Robert Moran

Could we ever vote for an Abraham Lincoln 2.0 - an artificial intelligence built to replicate the decision making style of one of our most accomplished Presidents?

Robert Moran | Posted 08.25.2015 | Politics
Robert Moran

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Who Says Science Movies Don't Matter?

Deborah Berebichez | Posted 08.21.2015 | Science
Deborah Berebichez

When I was 12, my father took me to The Children's Museum in Mexico City to see a movie that I remember as Planets, Moons and Stars. It was unlike any movie I had seen before. There were no good and bad guys or furry animals -- just colorful spheres.

Will Artificial Intelligence Ever Make Great Art?

Antony Micallef | Posted 08.20.2015 | Arts
Antony Micallef

As human beings the one thing that we can rejoice in and take pride in is that no other machine or algorithm in the world would ever understand that it's our very flaws in being human that make us so special and individual.

Synthetic Biology: the Dawn of a New Era

Daniela Quaglia | Posted 08.14.2015 | Science
Daniela Quaglia

Synbio is a broad and quickly expanding community, and the examples I selected are only a few of the major amazing applications developed in recent years. I encourage everyone to expand his/her knowledge and make your own little research into this amazing broad new world of science.

Regrets and What to Do With Them

Jane Simon, M.D. | Posted 08.13.2015 | Healthy Living
Jane Simon, M.D.

Approaching regret from a cognitive point of view, reframing our thoughts from the past to the future, and asking, "What's next?" can also help to process regrets.

Purple Is the New Black

Philip David Morton | Posted 08.01.2015 | Entertainment
Philip David Morton

There are many races on Defiance each with their own language, the Irathians, the Indogene, Liberatas, Sensoths. Defiance brings a whole new universe of conflict and danger.

Spengler's Decline of the West Revisited: Religion to Reason and Back

Robert Orlando | Posted 07.31.2015 | Religion
Robert Orlando

Oswald Spengler was neither a religious nor secular historian, a position which in our modern bipolar world would in all probability leave most intellectuals searching for a job or even a room "at the Inn." Yet for thinkers who view culture, politics, AND religion as a "both/and" proposition not an "either/or," history demonstrates a repetitive evolutionary cycle.

Present and Correct?

Hannah Lamarque | Posted 07.29.2015 | Business
Hannah Lamarque

Spending our lives looking to the next generation's future is certainly a responsible and logical way in which to pass our time. It's just that in doing so, we run the risk of overlooking the world in which we are living right now.

Create Your Future

Mila Atmos | Posted 07.28.2015 | Healthy Living
Mila Atmos

Picture yourself on a fabulous vacation as a singleton with your fun friends, a romantic getaway with your partner or a harmonious holiday with your family. All of these scenarios are probable futures of being happy in different settings. One variation of those versions will unfold for you.

Shifting Priorities of Future Innovation: The Crossover of Consumer Products into Wearable Technology for Social Good

UNICEF Innovation | Posted 07.27.2015 | Impact
UNICEF Innovation

As the integration of social networks have woven deeper into our daily lives, wearable technology has progressed into an array of gadgets and gizmos that add unnecessary digital noise to our lives through notifications and alerts that distract us from our days.

5 Ways The Tech Industry Is Reshaping The Education System As We Know It

Posted 07.28.2015 | Impact

Education is experiencing a tech revolution. Chalkboards have been replaced by smartboards and the teacher’s gradebook is published online for paren...

5 Ways Your Blog Can Prosper When Others Think Blogs Are Dead

Neal Samudre | Posted 07.23.2015 | Business
Neal Samudre

The truth is, people will always need information. People will always need to know how to do things. On top of that, people will always love a good story. That's why the future of blogs need to hold both story and necessity as the pillars to their success.

Dirty Sprite 2: Defining Music's Future

Dennis Williams II | Posted 07.17.2015 | Entertainment
Dennis Williams II

In 2014 the hip-hop artist, Future, suffered a major loss in transit to a show in Dubai. Oddly enough, it's not what you'd expect. He didn't lose a life of someone he loved but rather Future lost his friend and his own freedom.

5 Habits of People Who Love Their Work

Paula Davis-Laack | Posted 07.16.2015 | Healthy Living
Paula Davis-Laack

Because so many workplaces don't give employees the ownership they crave, employees essentially "rent" their jobs. Alternatively, Dr. Shane Lopez discovered that people who love their jobs do these five things regularly:

Ciara's Sex Life Shouldn't Be A Tool For Powerful Men

The Huffington Post | Zeba Blay | Posted 07.15.2015 | Black Voices

For the second time in as many weeks, the intimate details of Ciara's sex life have been revealed to the public by someone other than herself.  ...

Here's Why LGBT Equality Must Be About More Than the U.S.

Kevin Jennings | Posted 07.14.2015 | Gay Voices
Kevin Jennings

We in the U.S. are not, in fact, the world. We need to cure our movement of its myopia and remember that justice for the LGBT community is a global cause, spreading far beyond our borders.

Future Explains Why He Called Off His Engagement With Ciara

HuffPost Live | Rahel Gebreyes | Posted 07.14.2015 | Entertainment

Future sat down with HuffPost Live on Monday to discuss his forthcoming album "DS2," and the rapper cleared up the numerous rumors surrounding his abr...

Future Says He And Ciara Prayed After Sex

HuffPost Live | Posted 07.14.2015 | Black Voices

When hip-hop star Future joined HuffPost Live on Monday to talk about his new album "DS2," the rapper had some interesting things to say about his ex ...

Rats Dream About Where They Want To Go

The Daily Beast | Matt Kelemen | Posted 07.02.2015 | World

Humans aren’t the only ones thinking about a better tomorrow. Rats too spend their nights dreaming of their desired futures, according to new resear...

Don't Blink: The Future Is Happening Now

Raj Talluri | Posted 06.30.2015 | Technology
Raj Talluri

We live in a “what’s next?” era. Technology is evolving at an ever-more-rapid pace: Our devices become smarter, do more for us, and connect us t...

10 Things My Future Children Can Expect From Me

Unwritten | Posted 06.29.2015 | Women
Unwritten

I'm 19, and am in no way planning on having kids any time soon (so you can breathe a sigh of relief, Mom). But I'm excited to meet you kiddos one day. I'm also scared that I won't live up to your expectations or mine. I can, however, promise you these 10 things though, and for now, I think that's pretty good.

The Power of Certainty

Daniel Burrus | Posted 06.25.2015 | Business
Daniel Burrus

Uncertainty is present in every facet of life, and how we process and deal with it determines how successful we are. Whether in business or your personal life, any strategy based on uncertainty is inherently high-risk -- and that risk decreases as certainty forms.

Integrating Roma Into Europe's Future: Change Must Come From Within

Athéna Tacet | Posted 06.24.2015 | World
Athéna Tacet

A large majority of the estimated 10-12 million Roma living in Europe, six million of them in the EU and the majority in Bulgaria, Czech Republic, and Romania, continue to face social-economic prejudice, exclusion from mainstream education and healthcare, intolerance, xenophobia and stigmatization.