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Nevada Researchers Develop Earthquake Proof Bridge Design

One Nevada research lab is making moves when it comes to earthquakes. Literally. Scientists at the University of Nevada, Reno have started to test new bridge designs with connectors that are meant More »

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Houston Man Ordered to Pay Thousands in Child Support for Child That Isn’t Even His

One Texas man is being ordered to pay thousands in child custody for a child that isn’t his. Gabriel Cornejo of Houston has been ordered to pay $65,000 to an ex-girlfriend for More »

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A New Hair Transplant Technique Discovered, and It Uses Fat Instead of Hair Grafts

For many, hair is directly related to a person’s self-confidence. While some people who have an excess of hair invest in laser hair removal, as this method can reduce hair around 20% More »

Artists Stand Together to Support Global Exchange of Arts and Ideas

Today’s political climate is seemingly more polarizing than ever. In addition to the uncertainty involved in American affairs, both domestically and abroad, the U.S. has another battle on its hands: a fight against literacy. According to the National Coalition for

Messages Promoting Love (and Denouncing Hate) Are Flying Across the Sky

Airplanes began training banner advertisements in the early 1920s. Typically, these ads would promote a company’s grand opening, advertise a new product or service, or simply just spread brand awareness. Now, nearly one hundred years later, aerial messages are capturing

New Computer System Targets Uninsured Drivers in Tennessee

For Tennessee drivers out on the roadways without insurance, it’s time to straighten up — as they soon could be identified much more easily by law enforcement. According to the Insurance Research Council, one out of every seven motorists is

Audit Hits U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission for Faulty Cyber Security Protection

Now that so many of our day-to-day transactions, financial and otherwise, are conducted on line, more and more emphasis is being placed on cyber security. The U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) was recently hit with penalties after an internal

Domino’s Testing Drone Delivery Systems in New Zealand

Businesses have been taking advantage of the sky for decades. In the early 1920s, planes began trailing banner advertisements for companies and we’ve certainly come a long way since then, although aerial messages are still a popular form of advertising.

UNM Study Shows it Costs Less to House the Homeless Than It Does to Keep Them on the Streets

The University of New Mexico Institute for Social Research (ISR) released a new study showing various economic benefits to housing the homeless population. The study takes a look at the past and current economic impact of homelessness and shows how

Donald Trump Believes More Military Spending is Necessary, Proposes New Plan

The Republican nominee for President, Donald Trump, proposed more defense and military spending in Philadelphia this September. Trump, if elected in November, would be the first president in the modern era without government or military experience, but he believes that

Ohio Town Uses Local Gardening to Help Rebuild Community

Community gardening is helping a struggling town in the Northeast rebuild. Hamilton, a 62,000-person town north of Cincinnati, saw a boom during the first half of the 20th Century, but after many factories were forced to close, the town went

Washington University Study Finds U.S. Spends More Than $1 Trillion On Incarceration

The cost of incarceration in the U.S. is now over $1 trillion, which is six percent of the gross domestic product (GDP). “The $80 billion spent annually on corrections is frequently cited as the cost of incarceration,” said Carrie Pettus-Davis,

Large Wind Farms Spreading Across the U.S. as Opposition Continues in Canada

In Canada, groups that strongly oppose the production of industrial wind farms are gaining momentum. According to the National Post, activists attempting to stop industrial wind farming believe they finally have the political backing from the Liberal government. These groups