Health & Safety


What China Is Doing to Internet-Addicted Teens Is Kind of Disturbing.

What China Is Doing to Internet-Addicted Teens Is Kind of Disturbing.

It's extreme. Even if it might work.
Cam Lincoln in Health & Safety



This Amazing Doctor Died. What He Left Behind Is Increderific.

This Amazing Doctor Died. What He Left Behind Is Increderific.

If you know you're dying, you might as well do this.
Cam Lincoln in Health & Safety



If You Want to Help Someone With Autism, You Can Start by Watching This Video.

If You Want to Help Someone With Autism, You Can Start by Watching This Video.

Step into these shoes.
Cam Lincoln in Health & Safety



Half of All Science Teachers Are Completely Wrong About This Mind-Blowing Fact.

Half of All Science Teachers Are Completely Wrong About This Mind-Blowing Fact.

Everything you've ever known is a lie.
Cam Lincoln in Health & Safety



Meet the Teen That Created an App to Diagnose Breast Cancer.

Meet the Teen That Created an App to Diagnose Breast Cancer.

A 17-year-old’s science fair project, which uses a computer “brain” to diagnose breast cancer with nearly 100 percent accuracy, has taken the top prize at the Google Science Fair and may eventually lead to a revolutionary diagnostic tool for the deadly disease.
Sandy Fitzgerald in Innovations & Inventions



You Won’t Need Eyes With a Phone Like This. See How.

You Won’t Need Eyes With a Phone Like This. See How.

Smartphones catering to blind and vision-impaired populations show how developers are coming up with a comprehensive approach to helping a disabled population.
Kate Knibbs in Innovations & Inventions



No Time for New Glasses? Doctors Can Check Your Eyes Over This IPhone. Here’s How.

No Time for New Glasses? Doctors Can Check Your Eyes Over This IPhone. Here’s How.

A new study suggests ophthamologists may be able to examine images sent by smartphone, which could not only help in emergency rooms, but also those who don’t have immediate access to eye specialists.
Sandy Fitzgerald in Health & Safety



How a Phone Call Can Fight Parkinson’s Disease

How a Phone Call Can Fight Parkinson’s Disease

Want to help fight Parkinson’s disease? Pick up the phone and join a crowdsourced research project.
Kate Knibbs in Innovations & Inventions



Is the Internet Fueling Addictions?

Is the Internet Fueling Addictions?

Have you ever gone online, intending just to check your e-mail, only to find you’re still logged on hours later?
Sandy Fitzgerald in Health & Safety



3 Ways Mobile Devices Can Harm Your Health

3 Ways Mobile Devices Can Harm Your Health

Smartphone overuse can lead to back and neck pain, according to a recent study, suggesting mobile devices may become health risks if used improperly.
Kendra Srivastava in Health & Safety