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Video by YouTube user mozpiano2 Forty years ago Monday, members of the Swedish pop group ABBA stepped on stage during the Eurovision Song Contest to take a risk that eventually led to their international superstardom. Donning silver platforms and...
Rwandans hold a candle light vigil at Amahoro Stadium during the 20th anniversary commemoration of the 1994 genocide April 7, 2014 in Kigali, Rwanda. Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images Thousands of Rwandans filled the Amahoro Stadium in the...
Your brain isn’t too different from your fellow movie watchers,’ researchers say. Nothing makes a room full of strangers feel united quite like a movie. Now, science is trying to prove that you’re a lot more similar to your fellow...
Cryoelectron microscopy reconstruction of Chikungunya virus. Photo via Wikimedia user A2-33 The World Cup may bring a lot more than soccer to South America in June — a viral epidemic may be traveling with it. Research published ahead of print...
Two residents of a care home for Alzheimer’s disease and dementia patients walk hand-in-hand. Photo by Alexandra Beier/Getty Images In June 2012, Gary Epstein-Lubow stepped out of a national conference on support for patients with Alzheimer’s...
Could America ever seriously entertain a guaranteed basic income? Above, members of ‘Generation Basic Income’ in Switzerland stand with 8 million Swiss coins after securing a ballot referendum on an unconditional basic income. Photo by...