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NASA Collaborates With Amazon To Make It Easier For Researchers To View Climate Change DataThe One Question San Francisco’s Mayor Asks Tech Companies“Quora Stats” Tells You If People Find Your Posts UsefulAirbnb Made A Lot of Announcements TodayThis Doctor Wants To Create A Non-Addictive Alternative To AlcoholSamsung Recruits Lionel Messi to Lead Us Against the Alien (Soccer) InvasionUsing Flickr To Track The Next Natural DisasterWill The Next IPhone Have A Pressure-Sensitive Screen?The VFX Wiz Behind YouTube’s Viral “Rubber Man” On The Beauty Of Horrible MistakesGoogle Is Bringing Music To Glass, With Stereo EarbudsTwitter Launches Custom Timelines For TweetDeckCan Artificial Intelligence Like IBM’s Watson Do Investigative Journalism?Yes, Stuxnet Made It To Space–Way Back In 2008Build Apps With This Magical Food Scanner–But Why?MakerBot Launches Mission To Put 3-D Printers In Every U.S. Public SchoolExpand Your Vulgar Vocabulary With This (Audio Enhanced!) Periodic Table of SwearingThe Growing Importance Of Music To The Tech IndustryBringing Design Thinking To Social Problems, Ideo.org Focuses On The People In NeedCan Virgin America Spin Branding Gold Into Lasting Value?How Cities Are Using Data To Save LivesLytro’s “Living Pictures” Come To Life In The Real WorldThis Artist Wants To Build A Glacier In The Middle Of The DesertTurning A Vacant Cleveland House Into A Fancy FarmSoftware Is Eating Live Music. Will Local Shows Survive?This 11-Acre Artwork Is So Big You Need To See It From The AirHow To Help Typhoon Survivors In The PhilippinesThis Man Thinks He Can 3-D Print An Entire HouseHow Historical Paintings Would Look If Their Subjects Had Mobile DevicesHelicopter Parents Can Track Kids’ Posture With This Wearable DeviceDownloadable PlayStation Games Get A New Online Store: AmazonYou Should Probably Call Home After Watching This Tesco Xmas AdCould Bulletproof Classrooms Protect Our Kids From School Shootings?5 Tips From Social Intrapreneurs On How To Navigate Complex Corporate PoliticsWhen The Quantified Self Gets Creepy: Turning David Cronenberg’s Science Fiction Into RealityA 600-Foot-Tall City On Wheels, For When It’s Time To Get Away From It All7 Time-Management Tricks From Chris Hardwick, Man Of 1,000 TV ShowsApple’s IPad Mini Retina Now Available OnlineLessons From An Alpine Olympian: Be Present And Others Will RespondHow Portland’s Creative Laureate Helps Put A Human Face On Poverty StatisticsFeeling Insecure? Because Your Passwords AreIf You Can’t Avoid Tracking, Track The TrackersInsights From Marathon Training For Creating Great Performances At WorkPardon, But An Interruption Doesn’t Necessarily Divert Your DaySpend 40% Less Time in Meetings–And Get A Life InsteadHow Shark Tank’s Robert Herjavec Kills The Competition–With KindnessWhat Improv Can Teach Your Team About Creativity And CollaborationIn Praise Of MIA, Queen Of The Anti-BrandMilk-Free Ice Cream And Limits Of Strategy As We Know ItThe New Gymkhana Video Features A Race Course, Lambos, And…SegwaysThe Porn Industry Goes Social With PinSexPro Tip: Don’t Use Teetotaling Reverends In Booze AdsNew “Patch” Regrows Missing Or Damaged BoneFab COO Beth Ferreira Is Leaving The E-Commerce CompanyThis 14-Year-Old’s Anonymous Messaging App Just Raised $200,000The Marketing Sleuth: Deborah Powsner of SessionMHow To Play “Call Of Duty” With NFL AthletesThe Algorithm That Thinks Like A HumanHack Your Useless Inkjet To Print Electronics CircuitsThis Psycho Mother Has A Message For You About SmokingJessica Alba’s The Honest Company Raises $25 MillionCovering the Sochi Olympics? Put Down that Cameraphone: UpdatedAre You A Dog Owner Or A Dog Parent? This CEO Wants To KnowHow An Algorithm Is Going To Bring Music To The DeafNASA’s Robot Astronaut Is Getting Legs, But They Don’t Resemble A Human’sDance Your PhD: The Ultimate Meeting Of Art And ScienceTurkish Airlines Is Letting Startups Pitch To Business Class Passengers During FlightsRobo-Friends: The Emotional Distance Between Humans And Robots Is ShrinkingHelping Prepare For The Next Superstorm, By Forcing Business To Be Real About RiskA New Label Lets You Know How Much Social Justice Is In Your ShoppingThis Bug-Inspired Rescue Robot Can Bounce Off Walls And Keep FlyingThe $523 Billion In Fossil Fuel Subsidies Is Money We’re Not Spending On RenewablesIt’s Jetsons Time: Driverless Pods Are Taking To The Street In EnglandThe World’s Most Famous Paintings Get Animated, And SillyRumors Say Apple’s Bending Its Course Toward Curved Phones TooWith 90M Users, Flipboard Launches Shopping Magazine ExperienceWatch The Complete Timelapse Transformation Of A Homeless VeteranYou Can Ride Shotgun In This Flying Car For A Crowdfunded ContributionInstead Of A Digital Detox, Why Not Take A Weekly Tech Shabbat?An Eco City With A Goal Beyond Sustainability: PeaceMaking A Digital Backup To Save The World’s MonumentsGE Is Throwing A Free Heavy Metal Concert In NYC With A Robot BandThe Hot Underwear Models Selling This Motorcycle Are Not What You Would ExpectInside J.J. Abrams’s Brain-Bending Book-Within-a-BookXbox One Consoles Are Accidentally Being Sent Out Two Weeks EarlySimCityEDU: A Video Game That Tests Kids While Killing The Bubble TestThe First Instagram Ad “Worked,” But What Do Brands Do Now?Forget Standing Desks: Here’s One You Pedal To Power Your GadgetsLady Gaga Unveils “Volantis,” A Flying DressThe Postal Service Will Now Deliver Your Amazon Packages On Sunday49% Of Job Candidates Never Negotiate An Initial Employment Offer. Do You?Is Competition Killing Your Productivity?Would You Read The New Yorker If It Just Wrote About Language?The Latest Food Innovation At Starbucks: An Actual French Chef Is Making Your CroissantsThe All-Warrior Network: A Broadband Channel For Vets, By VetsGoogle Launches Crisis Tools For Typhoon YolandaThe Amazing History Of The To-Do List–And How To Make One That Actually WorksThe Many Reasons Long Hours Are Awful For You, Your Work, And Your ClientsHow A Cup Of Tea Makes You Happier, Healthier, And More ProductiveWhy Graphene Sheets Make Sexier Chips Than SiliconMobile Trends To WatchThe Music Maven: Prerna GuptaMobilizing, Part Two10 Most Popular Stories Of The Week: The $20,000 House, Why Open-Office Layouts Are Evil, And Much More21 Of The Smartest People On Twitter This WeekThe Recommender: Jessica Hullinger, Founder/Editor-In-Chief/Ace Reporter At “The Hullinger News”Highlights From Innovation Uncensored San Francisco 2013Breaking Up Is Hard To Do: BlackBerry Board Rejects Plans To Sell The Company In Pieces5 Apps That Make Reading The News More FunPaw At Hugh Jackman In This New Wolverine Interactive ExperienceAirbnb Gets Support From Fellow Tech Companies In Ongoing Battle In New YorkAdd Gesture Control To Everything With This Tiny ChipRolling Stone To EDM Fans: Your Music SucksTake An Interactive Look At The World If All Our Ice MeltedWant Your Instagram Photos To Get Attention? Use The Color BlueGoodbye Bing? As Microsoft CEO, Stephen Elop Would Make Some Big ChangesYouTube’s Cofounder Outraged At Being Forced To Use Google+ To Make YouTube CommentsIsn’t It Time Your Favorite Songs Were Remixed By Dogs?The Latest Heart Tugging Christmas Ad From John Lewis Is HereStars Shine For Facebook As It Moves Rating System Into Prominent PositionThis New Bridge In London Has A Garden Growing Out Of ItThis Ad Asks You To Tap into Your Inner, More Generous ApeBringing The Internet To Cuba, One Flash Drive At A TimeVisualizing The Benefits Of Skills-Based VolunteeringMaking A Totally Secret Email Service That Even Non-Hackers Can UseA Giant Inflatable Plug To Keep Our Subways Dry During StormsHappify Is An Online Platform To Make You HappierAlex Gibney On The Filmmaking Pivot Behind “The Armstrong Lie”Why You Can’t Talk About “Hair Bacon” (And Lots Of Other Things) On Chinese Social MediaThe 10 Most Walkable Cities In AmericaBehold The Face Of Harassment: A Photographer Captures Her CatcallersGeorge Lucas Breaks Down The Essence Of “Star Wars” In This Collection Of ImagesGoogle Glass Approved A Prescription And Custom Lens MakerInstagram Blocks Hashtags Related To Selling DrugsThis Insane 3-D Printed Toothbrush Cleans Your Teeth In Just Six SecondsWhy Collaborating Creatively With Your Customers Helps You Transcend Being Just Another Brand5 Free Apps To Show Off Your Dog, Save Cash On Groceries, And Much MoreFirst 3-D-Printed Metal Gun Created, Assembled, And FiredFighting Your Business Battles: 6 Lasting Lessons From Sun Tzu’s Art Of WarHow To Shift Paradigms Like Marie CurieHow A Deeper Customer Understanding Can Energize InnovationCraft Works: Engineer Your Way To Rock Stardom With The LittleBits Synth Kit8 Questions To Ask Your Boss That Can Make Or Break Your CareerWhy Procrastination Doesn’t Need A Cure–And Might Even Make You More ProductiveCan You Tell Me What You See When You Try Google’s Rorshach Test?A Shocking Retrospective Of The Lululemon Founder’s (Many) Offensive CommentsTwitter’s First Day As A Public Company Was Strong. Now What?Why Video Games Succeed Where The Movie And Music Industries FailWhy Adobe’s Betting On Mobile Marketing“Your Self-Portrait Photography Has Become An Embarrassment” And Other Hard Truths Delivered By Sea OttersLululemon Founder Says Yoga Pants Don’t Work For Some Women’s BodiesWhat It’s Like To Ring The Opening Bell For Twitter As A 9-Year-Old In A Bird TutuA Bike With A Trunk, Hidden Inside Its WheelWhat Startups And Restaurants Can Learn From Each Other About Making Customers HappyGood Eggs Brings Locally Sourced Grocery Deliveries To New York, Winter Be DamnedOne Woman’s Quest To Elevate The Female Heroes Of The 21st CenturyThe Twitter IPO Players Club: Chris SaccaFixing Healthcare.gov Is The Least Of It When It Comes To Reinventing Health CareChipotle Is Rolling Out Tofu In Burritos Across The Country–Here’s How They Make ItThe Twitter IPO Players Club: Suhail RizviMcDonald’s Might 3-D Print Your Happy Meal (The Toys, Not The Fries)A Vogue Photographer Turns His Eye To Gorgeous GranniesChef Marc Forgione On Innovating On The EverydayThe Twitter IPO Players Club: Dick CostoloHow GeoPoll Is Transforming African Market Research (By Actually Doing African Market Research)A Solar Panel That Becomes More Efficient When You Play It Some TunesWhat Would A City Look Like If All The People Left?Shia LaBeouf Won’t Rest Until You See Him Naked; This “Nymphomaniac” Clip Offers Another ChanceFacebook, Google, And Microsoft Pay To Go Bug Hunting With FriendsOlympics Spot Protests Russia’s Anti-Gay Laws By Imagining What Would Happen If A Lesbian WonThis Bionic Arm Is This Year’s Dyson Award WinnerFacebook Wants To Be Your TV GuideJim Jarmusch Outs Himself As A Mycophile In “Only Lovers Left Alive”This 300-MPH Bullet Train Will Take You From D.C. To New York In Just An HourTired of Museums? This Art Is Hiding In Plain Sight-On Aisle 9Developer Push By Google Hints Public Launch For Glass Is On The WayApple To Offer In-Store Repairs For Its Newest iPhone ModelsThe Twitter IPO Players Club: Peter CurrieTwitter IPO Players Club: Adam BainThe Twitter IPO Players Club: Evan WilliamsThe Twitter IPO Players Club: Biz StoneThe Twitter IPO Players Club: Jack DorseyBubbli’s Plans To Navigate A Crowded Photo-App MarketHow TheSkimm Became The Must-Read Newsletter For WomenFun Fun Fun Fest Reveals 6 Ways It Hyperserves A Quirky, Creative Demographic14 Moments That Defined TwitterIs Your Company Ready To Make The World A Better Place?Is Working At Google Actually Terrible For Your Career?One Key To Achieving Goals? Ditch Deadlines, And Make Your Mental Map5 Big Happiness Myths Debunked–And The Power Of Negative ThinkingHey Educators, Shut Up About MOOCs Already!How Pinterest Plans To Woo The Rest Of The InternetBreaking: Twitter Sets IPO Price At $26 A Share, With $18 Billion ValuationWith Awful “Fonblets,” Samsung Makes Us Want To Rename Phones EntirelyThese Two Guys Want To Kill All PasswordsYelp’s Not Yet Concerned About Profitability–And Investors Don’t MindThis Raspberry Pi-Powered Web Server Hasn’t Crashed YetHow To Create An Open Office That Is More Awesome For Both Introverts And ExtrovertsBlockbuster’s Closing: Now Would Be A Good Time To Return Your Overdue DVDsSwedish Theaters Now Using Bechdel Test To Rate Films On Gender BiasCan Wix Become WordPress For The Rest Of The World?Silicon Valley’s Smart Tech Foundation Launches $1 Million Competition For Safer GunsA Lot Of People Liked Michael Kors’s Instagram Ad–But Will They Buy A Watch?Forget Staged Ad Hoaxes–The New Marketing Standard Is Genuine Terror And TraumaInfographic: How America Gets Drunk, State by StateChelsea Peretti Brings Innovation–And Mauling–To The Comedy AppHouse In A Box: This Tiny Flatpacked $30,000 Home Can Be Assembled With Just A DrillBy 2100, We’ll Be Living In A World Of GarbageThis New Fast Food Packaging System Makes Eating Junk Easier–But Also Less WastefulWatch A De Niro Movie Marathon With Robert De Niro In This New Santander CampaignSee The Animated Chinese Sex Ed Videos That Are Going ViralA New San Francisco Grocery Store Takes Locavorism To The Extreme In StyleIt’s Time For The Sharing Economy To Become The Sharing SocietyWhy YouTube’s Music Awards Fumble Could Be Yahoo’s GainFrom Cleaning Supplies To Condoms–The Founder Of Seventh Generation’s Latest ProjectYour Google+ Profile Photo Is Going To Show Up In Phone CallsHow Kishan Shah’s Extreme Weight Loss Unlocked A Passion And A Career PathBeautiful, Abstract Art–Created By Accidents Of TechnologyStunning Alternative Movie Posters Reimagine Classics From Big To Blade RunnerA Simple Math Equation Could Solve Highway Traffic Jams ForeverGossip Replaces Guns In The Jane Austen Online Role Playing GameMicrosoft OS Has A Security Flaw, Reveals Some Of The Candidates For The CEO’s JobHow Oscar Winner Stephen Gaghan Learned The Art Of Interactive Storytelling On “Call Of Duty: Ghosts”The Secret Tricks Behind Misleading Images Of Fitness SuccessYahoo Continues Revamp With New Finance AppSamsung Bumps Up Developer Share Of In-App Sales, TemporarilyThe Books That Helped Jeff Bezos Create Amazon5 Fast–And Cheap!–Ways To Make Your Office Space More ProductiveElon Musk Wants To Build The World’s Largest Battery FactoryDon’t Ever Apologize For Being A Good Parent, And Other Lessons For Hard-Working WomenWhy Your Friends Shape Your Happiness, Creativity, And CareerReality Show “Space Race” Aims To Give Ordinary Americans A Shot At Space TravelA Day In The Life Of Antarctica’s Newest Poet In ResidenceHilary Mason Will Make Sense Of Your Company’s Massive Data SetsWhat A Dead iPhone Battery Taught Me About The Power And Pleasure Of Being Alone6 Ways To Prevent Your Next Brainstorming Session From Being A Horrible Waste Of Time