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Brain surgeon: There's no point wearing bicycle helmets

A British brain surgeon says cycle helmets are too flimsy and can actually create more danger by creating the illusion of greater safety.

By June 1, 2014

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Solar road could change how we power the world

The Solar Roadway hopes to use the large, flat areas provided by roads to generate solar power, decreasing the reliance on fossil fuel energy.

By May 13, 2014

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Burberry’s ‘wicked smart’ Ahrendts poised to make over Apple’s stores

Former fashion CEO Angela Ahrendts joins Apple this week as head of retail and online stores. Expectations are high that she'll bring a new burst of pizzazz.

By April 28, 2014

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Angela Ahrendts, Apple's next retail chief, talks energy and intuition

In a TEDx Hollywood talk earlier this year, the company's incoming retail chief talks about the power of feeling over thinking.

By October 15, 2013

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Will Apple's new retail chief think different?

Burberry CEO Angela Ahrendts has already made a name for herself elevating customer experience at Burberry. Can she do the same for Apple?

By October 15, 2013

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Scientists want to raise extinct species from the dead

We can rebuild them. We have the technology.

By March 25, 2013

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The Sheryl Sandberg I Know

CNET columnist Ben Parr talks about why the Sheryl Sandberg he knows isn't superhuman and why that's a good thing.

By February 24, 2013

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Corruption in Wikiland? Paid PR scandal erupts at Wikipedia

A Wikipedia trustee and a Wikipedian In Residence have been editing the online encyclopedia on behalf of PR clients. Add the discovery of an SEO business run on the side, and this tempest is out of its teapot.

By September 18, 2012

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Donate organs? No, grow them from scratch

Columbia researcher Nina Tandon believes that the era of engineered tissues -- think ultimately of a replacement kidney grown in the lab -- is just beginning.

By August 31, 2012

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Sixty-foot-high kaleidoscope yields striking video

TED touts its TEDxSummit with a unique video that shows dancers mingling in a specially built, ginormous kaleidoscope.

By April 27, 2012