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CNN: 8 houses built in impossible places

Architecture can flirt with nature in expressive yet subtle ways. The idea in architecture is often to harmonize, not dominate, the landscapes. This can...

NPR: ‘Nora From Queens’ Is, And Is Not, Awkwafina

The new Comedy Central series officially called Awkwafina Is Nora From Queens uses the shorter title Nora From Queens in its own animated graphics. This isn't...

NPR: Architect Of CIA’s Torture Program Says It Went Too Far

One of the architects of the CIA's torture program for the accused Sept. 11 terrorists testified Wednesday in a Guantánamo Bay courtroom...

NPR: Most Americans Are Lonely, And Our Workplace Culture May Not Be Helping

More than three in five Americans are lonely, with more and more people reporting feeling like they are left out, poorly understood...

New understanding of condensation could lead to better power plant condenser, de-icing materials

For decades, it’s been understood that water repellency is needed for surfaces to shed condensation buildup – like the droplets of water...

U-M survey finds sharp increase in energy efficiency steps among Michigan local governments

Half of Michigan’s local governments have taken steps to improve energy efficiency in their facilities—more than double the 22% who reported...

Healthy commercial ads don’t change teens’ desire to eat junk food

How teens’ brains respond to TV commercials for fast food can predict what they are going to eat for dinner, according to...

BBC: Can wearing masks stop the spread of viruses?

One of the abiding images of any virus outbreak is people in surgical masks. Using them to prevent infection...

NPR: Supreme Court Could Be Headed To A Major Unraveling Of Public School Funding

In a case with potentially profound implications, the U.S. Supreme Court's conservative majority seemed ready to invalidate a provision of the Montana...