Ancient technology that was centuries ahead of its time
These forward-thinking inventions are often called “ahead of their time.” They are reflections of the ingenuity of their civilizations.
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The last decade has seen a steep drop in adult friendships and a worrying increase in loneliness. Is this the cost of our modern life?
The secrets of cooperation
Most people care what others think of them. In many situations, that can be leveraged for the common good — cooperation.
How a video game helped the Cajun Navy save lives
For people in prison, a second chance to give back
In partnership with Stand Together
Reducing food waste and feeding the hungry
Can a single conversation really change someone's mind? This research says yes.
From multi-millionaire Bitcoin entrepreneur to inmate and back again
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This Army sergeant started a 24-hour hotline for service members with PTSD
Meet the wounded veteran using bionics to take back his independence
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