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U.S. immigrant population projected to rise, even as share falls among Hispanics, Asians

U.S. immigrant population projected to rise, even as share falls among Hispanics, Asians | INTELLIGENT WORLD TODAY | Scoop.it
Meanwhile, foreign-born shares among whites and blacks are expected to rise, according to new Census Bureau projections.
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Knock Knock - Who is There?

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Who's set to make money from the coming artificial intelligence boom?

Who's set to make money from the coming artificial intelligence boom? | INTELLIGENT WORLD TODAY | Scoop.it
Analysts from Goldman Sachs foresee a boom in AI as companies shift towards artificial intelligence and more investment opportunities open up.
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Phoenix rises...     IBM is the leader, with about 500 patents related to artificial intelligence.

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When Daylight Saving Time Was Illegal

When Daylight Saving Time Was Illegal | INTELLIGENT WORLD TODAY | Scoop.it
You could be fined $100 or ten days in prison for 'springing forward'
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Imagine arguing over something like this for decades! Linda like the gay marriage battle and how we will look back in the future!

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Innovation Excellence | 15 Surprising Discoveries About Learning

Innovation Excellence | 15 Surprising Discoveries About Learning | INTELLIGENT WORLD TODAY | Scoop.it
What are some of the most encouraging known facts about learning? From taking a walk to learning a new language, there are countless things we can do to improve the way we learn.

Via Charles Tiayon
Kathleen Kampa Vilina's curator insight, March 24, 2015 10:14 PM

Lots of great strategies for boosting learning in this article!  Wow!  

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Public Health Officials Know: Recently Vaccinated Individuals Spread Disease

Washington, D.C., March 3, 2015-- Physicians and public health officials know that recently vaccinated individuals can spread disease and that contact with the immunocompromised can be especially dangerous. A statement on the website of St. Jude's Hospital warns parents not to allow people to visit children undergoing cancer treatment if they have received...
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Interesting

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Scientists determine safest places to be during zombie apocalypse

Scientists determine safest places to be during zombie apocalypse | INTELLIGENT WORLD TODAY | Scoop.it
WASHINGTON — Where is the best place to be in the event of a zombie apocalypse? It’s a question many have pondered, but now scientists have the answer — and D.C.’s brains don’t fare well when…
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Seriously?  I like things kept simple - solution:  RUN  :-)

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Children’s dictionary dumps ‘nature’ words « NextNature.net

Children’s dictionary dumps ‘nature’ words « NextNature.net | INTELLIGENT WORLD TODAY | Scoop.it
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they deleted   bluebell?   acorn?   poultry?  cauliflower?  and more......

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What is the blue hour? Learn about this magic time between daylight and darkness

What is the blue hour? Learn about this magic time between daylight and darkness | INTELLIGENT WORLD TODAY | Scoop.it
You may already be well-acquainted with the golden hour, but did you know there's another time of day that has the power to make photographers sigh?
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26 Pictures Will Make You Re-Evaluate Your Entire Existence

26 Pictures Will Make You Re-Evaluate Your Entire Existence | INTELLIGENT WORLD TODAY | Scoop.it
The universe, man... THE UNIVERSE.
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Yes!

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The homeless child was freezing to death while no one approached him. I never thought this guy would be the only one!

The homeless child was freezing to death while no one approached him. I never thought this guy would be the only one! | INTELLIGENT WORLD TODAY | Scoop.it
In the world today, the number of homeless people grow by the minute. While parents lose their jobs, more and more children are abandoned and left on the streets to beg money for food. As life gets harder, they lose friends on the way until they are left alone to support themselves with nothing.
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We have evolved into a more Intelligent World Today - but what have we lost in the process?

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Vladimir Putin Knows One BIG Secret That Most Americans Don't...

Vladimir Putin Knows One BIG Secret That Most Americans Don't... | INTELLIGENT WORLD TODAY | Scoop.it
The people want their free stuff
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"....The people want their free stuff"

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Focus on Passing Down Your Values, Not Money

Focus on Passing Down Your Values, Not Money | INTELLIGENT WORLD TODAY | Scoop.it
Here are the best ways parents can pass down their values to their grown kids and create a valuable legacy.
 
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Values - the very foundation of a society. Thoughts?

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C.I.A. Is Said to Have Bought and Destroyed Iraqi Chemical Weapons

C.I.A. Is Said to Have Bought and Destroyed Iraqi Chemical Weapons | INTELLIGENT WORLD TODAY | Scoop.it
The purchase plan, which began in 2005 and involved a secretive seller, yielded at least 400 warheads, some containing the nerve agent sarin, officials said.
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So we got it right after all.....

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How do Americans stand out from the rest of the world?

How do Americans stand out from the rest of the world? | INTELLIGENT WORLD TODAY | Scoop.it
Americans are set apart from people in other nations we surveyed by their emphasis on individualism and work ethic, as well as their religiosity and optimism.
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So why would we want to fix what ain't broken?

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Germ Line Engineering with CRISPR Leads to Designer Human Embryos | MIT Technology Review

Germ Line Engineering with CRISPR Leads to Designer Human Embryos | MIT Technology Review | INTELLIGENT WORLD TODAY | Scoop.it
Scientists are developing ways to edit the DNA of tomorrow’s children. Should they stop before it’s too late?
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where would it take humanity?

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Q&A: A new kind of artificial intelligence

Q&A: A new kind of artificial intelligence | INTELLIGENT WORLD TODAY | Scoop.it
The computers of the future won't play chess, they'll learn to get better at playing chess.
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knew it was coming - scary if not controlled

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Man arrested after calling 911 to say wife stole his cocaine - WPEC-TV CBS12 News :: News - Top Stories

Man arrested after calling 911 to say wife stole his cocaine - WPEC-TV CBS12 News :: News - Top Stories | INTELLIGENT WORLD TODAY | Scoop.it
Story by The Associated PressALLIANCE, Ohio AP -- Police say a northeast Ohio man called 911 to repo
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Seems funny to post this one in Intelligent World - could not resist :-)

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Angry Mom Asks School Board One Question. Minutes Later Common Core Is In Shambles.

Angry Mom Asks School Board One Question. Minutes Later Common Core Is In Shambles. | INTELLIGENT WORLD TODAY | Scoop.it
Are you smarter than a Common Core 4th grader?
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GO MAMA - Arkansas mom has it right

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Alabama Supreme Court Halts Same-Sex Marriage

Alabama Supreme Court Halts Same-Sex Marriage | INTELLIGENT WORLD TODAY | Scoop.it
Alabama judges are ordered to stop issuing marriage licenses to gay couples.
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It will happen - they are on the wrong side of history. Fear does strange things to humans!

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7 Sustainability Secrets That Will Save the World

7 Sustainability Secrets That Will Save the World | INTELLIGENT WORLD TODAY | Scoop.it
We have plenty of resources. In the sustainability field we tend to focus on the lack of things -- food, energy, metals, etc. However, the lack is often caused by overconsumption, use of old technologies or poor distribution....
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Worth some thought...

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10 Examples of Eco Smart Cities

10 Examples of Eco Smart Cities | INTELLIGENT WORLD TODAY | Scoop.it
smart cities - The Internet of things has spurred on a movement of connectivity that is paving the way for the creation of smart cities around the world. While ma...
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Our future....

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17 Space Pictures That Will Actually Make You Think

17 Space Pictures That Will Actually Make You Think | INTELLIGENT WORLD TODAY | Scoop.it
The universe might be big and wonderful and scary, but that doesn't mean we can't understand it.
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Would you board a ship to see it in person - one way, no return?

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UK approves three-person babies

UK approves three-person babies | INTELLIGENT WORLD TODAY | Scoop.it
The UK has now become the first country to approve laws to allow the creation of babies from three people.The modified version of IVF has passed its final legislative obstacle after being approved by the House of Lords.The fertility regulator will now decide how to license the procedure to prevent babies inheriting deadly genetic diseases.The first baby could be born as early as 2016.
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And baby makes - four?

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Black Hole Emits ‘Fierce Winds’ That Prevent New Stars Forming

Black Hole Emits ‘Fierce Winds’ That Prevent New Stars Forming | INTELLIGENT WORLD TODAY | Scoop.it
winds blowing up to a third the speed of light that carry more energy per second than the amount emitted by a trillion suns.
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"...winds blowing up to a third the speed of light that carry more energy per second than the amount emitted by a trillion suns."

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Atul Gawande’s 5 Questions to Ask at Life’s End

Atul Gawande’s 5 Questions to Ask at Life’s End | INTELLIGENT WORLD TODAY | Scoop.it
Dr. Atul Gawande wants to guide a new kind of care at life's end and has come up with five questions we all should ask.
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Sometimes there is no time to plan....  but when life takes you on a longer journey......

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