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Katherine Johnson, The NASA Mathematician Who Advanced Human Rights With A Slide Rule And Pencil

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http://www.vanityfair.com — NASA chief Charles Bolden recalls the historic trajectory of the “human computer” who played a key role in the Apollo 11 moon landing, and as a female African-American in the 1960s, shattered stereotypes in the process. Read More
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Sea Urchins Turn Themselves Inside Out In Order To Be Reborn And Are Just Generally Dope Creatures

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http://digg.com — Male and female urchins also release massive plumes of sperm and eggs out into the vast ocean, just hoping that they get lucky and find one another. Read More
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Carbon Fiber Looks And Sounds Like It Was Meant To Be Crushed By The Hydraulic Press

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http://digg.com — We don't totally understand why this feels right in every fiber of our being, but we're not complaining. Read More
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Planet Found In Habitable Zone Around Nearest Star

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http://www.eso.org — Careful analysis of orbital data has indicated the presence of a planet with a mass at least 1.3 times that of the Earth, orbiting about 7 million kilometers from Proxima Centauri — only 5% of the Earth-Sun distance. Read More
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Busting The Billion-Dollar Myth

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http://www.nature.com — A non-profit organization is proving that developing new drugs doesn't have to cost a fortune. Can its model work more broadly? Read More
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Standing Rock Sioux Tribe Fights North Dakota Oil Pipeline

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http://therealnews.com — Chairman Dave Archambault says it's simply a matter of time before the Dakota Access pipeline leaks, ruining their way of life forever Read More
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More Social Programs For Ex-Prisoners Would Lower Recidivism

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http://therealnews.com — Walter Lomax of the Maryland Restorative Justice initiative says that he has watched ex-prisoners suffer from slashed social services despite the knowledge that such programs promote reintegration into society Read More
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LinuxCon: Running Containers in a Hostile Environment

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http://www.internetnews.com — Need to keep hackers inside a network? Containers might fit the bill. Read More
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Everything The Internet Is Saying About Donald Trump In One Easy Feed

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http://digg.com — The best way to keep up with the Republican candidate is by keeping this tab open all day. Read More
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Today In 2016: Hillary Clinton — The Natural Born Actor

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http://digg.com — Welcome to Today In 2016, your daily digest of all things election. Today Donald's paying more rent...to himself, Hillary faces the reality of her own foundation, and Trump backs away from mass deportation. Read More
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A Bad Lip Reading Of The Democratic National Convention Is Finally Out And It Is Glorious

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http://digg.com — The gang's all here — Bernie, Obama, Hillary, Chelsea, Bill, Michelle — and they all sound like a bunch of straight up coddlesips. Read More
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