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Rescue Dog Gifted With Uncanny Ability To Sniff Out Cancer

Rescue Dog Gifted With Uncanny Ability To Sniff Out Cancer | INTELLIGENT WORLD TODAY | Scoop.it
For the love of animals. Pass it on.
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Who knows what animals can do for us....

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25 maps that explain the English language

From Beowulf to Wikipedia, here's how English grew, spread, and changed.
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Dial 1 for....   :-)

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Ohio set to open adoption records sealed for 50 years

Ohio set to open adoption records sealed for 50 years | INTELLIGENT WORLD TODAY | Scoop.it
COLUMBUS, Ohio — The last time Tamara Green saw a doctor, she took a photo of the form on which she was asked for medical history. Once again she had checked “non-applicable/unknown.”She turned to her husband and said, “That’s the last time I hope to ever write that again.”Ms. Green, now living in Weirton, W.Va., knows she was born in 1969 in the Ashtabula County Medical Center in Ohio across the border from Erie. But she doesn’t know the names of her birth parents or that long elusive medical h
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RIght? or Wrong?

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15 Remarkable Colorized Photos From History. #7 Is Just Horrifying Beyond Words.

15 Remarkable Colorized Photos From History. #7 Is Just Horrifying Beyond Words. | INTELLIGENT WORLD TODAY | Scoop.it
It's just like seeing them for the first time.
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Amazing!!!!!

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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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Why the First-Ever Spacewalk Was Kept Secret

Why the First-Ever Spacewalk Was Kept Secret | INTELLIGENT WORLD TODAY | Scoop.it
The first spacewalk took place on March 18, 1965
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50 years ago!  Imagine that and since then man has been to_________  Oh, we are busy fighting wars and subsidizing endless human reproduction...

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Internet Seen as Positive Influence on Education but Negative on Morality in Emerging and Developing Nations

Internet Seen as Positive Influence on Education but Negative on Morality in Emerging and Developing Nations | INTELLIGENT WORLD TODAY | Scoop.it
As more people around the world gain access to all the tools of the digital age, the internet will play a greater role in everyday life. And so far, people in emerging and developing nations say that the increasing use of the internet has been a good influence in the realms of education, personal relationships and the economy.
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22 Maps That Show How Americans Speak English Totally Differently From One Another

22 Maps That Show How Americans Speak English Totally Differently From One Another | INTELLIGENT WORLD TODAY | Scoop.it
Small lobsters are tearing this nation apart. ;
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A long time ago while on a trip to the UK, I mentioned that they spoke English incorrectly too :-)

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8 terrible things that can happen to you in outer space

8 terrible things that can happen to you in outer space | INTELLIGENT WORLD TODAY | Scoop.it
Slim chances of survival.
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interesting - I think

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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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