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How The Tech In Your Smartphone Could Help Fight The Next Ebola Outbreak

How The Tech In Your Smartphone Could Help Fight The Next Ebola Outbreak

10.21.2014
The Ebola crisis has brought new perspective to concerns about how diseases -- and people who carry them -- travel. And a number of experts...
Five Ways Hospitals Prepare For Natural Disasters

Five Ways Hospitals Prepare For Natural Disasters

10.23.2014
We find comfort in knowing hospitals will be there for us when disaster strikes. But what the movies don't show is what it takes to effectively...
The Education of Everything

The Education of Everything

10.23.2014
From early childhood through higher education and beyond, there is little debate that the iPad -- still less than five years old -- is...
Only One Way to Mars?

Only One Way to Mars?

10.21.2014
Our earliest astronauts were test pilots; their selection followed strict criteria of age, gender, and flight experience that severely...
My STEM Story: Lessons in Denial

My STEM Story: Lessons in Denial

10.21.2014
It's not surprising that many women steer away from STEM degrees or STEM careers. Or that many women who start STEM degrees drop out....
500 Startups and United Nations Invest in Big Data for Social Good

500 Startups and United Nations Invest in Big Data for Social Good

10.21.2014
Big data allows startups, companies, governments, and societies to gather unprecedented amounts of insights that could change the world...
How To Be Happier At Work

How To Be Happier At Work

10.21.2014
We also found that simply having a chance to give feedback boosts happiness on the job. Workers appreciate having an anonymous channel,...
Harvard Creates 'Big Data' Course for Social Innovators

Harvard Creates 'Big Data' Course for Social Innovators

10.19.2014
Big data has the ability to improve the provision of public services, enable governments to spend taxpayers' monies more efficiently, and...
How Google Glass Apps Showcase the Potential of Wearable Educational Technology

How Google Glass Apps Showcase the Potential of Wearable Educational Technology

10.17.2014
It's unclear whether this high profile focus on wearable computing will come anywhere close to matching the success of Google's Android...
Veterans And Military Members Are In Dire Need Of Food Assistance -- This Is Not OK

Veterans And Military Members Are In Dire Need Of Food Assistance -- This Is Not OK

10.16.2014
Veterans and members of the military help us in our nation's time of need. It's critical that we help them in theirs. They fought for our...
Facebook Launches New Tool For Natural Disasters

Facebook Launches New Tool For Natural Disasters

10.16.2014
NEW YORK (AP) — Facebook Inc. is launching a tool that lets users notify friends and family that they are safe during or after natural...
Why I Started a Wearable Device Company

Why I Started a Wearable Device Company

10.15.2014
My new venture in consumer tech and wearables gives me a way to demonstrate and justify why kids should take an interest in STEM education,...
10 Uses of Drones in Higher Education [Slideshare]

10 Uses of Drones in Higher Education [Slideshare]

10.15.2014
10 Uses of Drones in Higher Education from Vala Afshar The commercial and private use of drones is soaring. The devices are capturing...
Engaging Girls in Your STEM Program

Engaging Girls in Your STEM Program

10.14.2014
Even programs with the best intentions sometimes have difficulty attracting girls to STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math)....