Brick-laying Robot Can Build a Full-sized House in Two Days

By David Nield, Gizmag – As robots get smarter, cheaper and more versatile, they're taking on a growing number of challenges – and ...

Europe Will Be 50% Powered By Renewable Energy By 2030

By Amanda Froelich, True Activist – Europe is steps ahead of the rest of the world in its initiative to ‘go green’, with ...

The Right is Losing Their Grip

by Emily Schwartz Greco - The Supreme Court’s affirmation of the right to marry and its rainbow-striped afterglow unleashed conservative tantrums Rainbows illuminated the White House, ...

David Wyatt prepares to talk to the SuperSeaPerch ROV (remotely operated vehicle) with his computer at the MIT boat house.

One of World’s Top Universities Is Offering All of their Courses Online To Anyone For Free

By Jay Syrmopoulos, TheFreeThoughtProject – Boston, Mass. – For learners who don’t want to invest in a full residential college ride, or who ...

Did the Conservative Lakeland Times Just Demand Recall Walker?

by AnnieJo - Oneida County, WI is a deep red part of the state.  In the 2014 gubernatorial election, the vote went 57% for Gov. ...

Flagging Hate Speech

by Olivia Alperstein - It shouldn’t have taken 150 years and the deaths of nine innocent churchgoers for Southern states to renounce the Confederate ...

This Barber Walks The Streets Giving Free Haircuts To The Homeless (VIDEO)

by ANTIPHON FREEMAN - Nasir Sobhani, a barber by trade who works 6 days a week, uses his only day off to give free ...

Healing Is Not Grieving: We Must Not Move Forward in the Wake of Massacre

By Ayo Coly, Truthout | Op-Ed - Scores of social media users, myself included, have taken to Twitter to express anger and grief ...

Memo to Media: Ask Trump If He’s a ‘Serial Racist’

by Jeff Cohen - It’s easy to laugh off Donald Trump’s fact-free comments about Mexican immigrants being rapists. And easy to poke fun, as Jon ...

Brick-laying Robot Can Build a Full-sized House in Two Days

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Europe Will Be 50% Powered By Renewable Energy By 2030

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The Right is Losing Their Grip

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One of World’s Top Universities Is Offering All of their

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Did the Conservative Lakeland Times Just Demand Recall Walker?

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Flagging Hate Speech

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Memo to Media: Ask Trump If He’s a ‘Serial Racist’

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This Day in History

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On This Day, July 5, 1975 – Arthur Ashe Becomes First Black to Win Wimbledon

1975 – Arthur Ashe defeats the heavily favored Jimmy Connors to become the first black man ever to win Wimbledon, the most coveted championship in tennis. Arthur Ashe began playing tennis as a boy in his hometown of Richmond, Virginia. After winning a tennis scholarship to UCLA, Ashe was taken under the wing of tennis star Pancho Gonzales, who recognized the young player’s potential. In 1968, Ashe became the first black man to win the U.S. Open. Two years later, he captured the Australian Open for his second Grand Slam title. Over the next seven years, Ashe won his share...

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22 Artists Who Went Out On A High With Insanely Great Final Albums

Some bands split, others go on indefinite hiatus, while others are torn apart by more tragic circumstances, but however you bow out, every band has a final LP to put a full stop on their career.  Here are 22 of the best.

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A.D. THE BIBLE CONTINUES -- "The Tomb Is Open" Episode 101 -- Pictured: Juan Pablo di Pace as Jesus -- (Photo by: Joe Alblas/LightWorkers Media/NBC)

NBC Cancels ‘A.D. The Bible Continues’

For NBC, the A.D. cancellation comes after a disastrous freshman season in which only Mysteries of Laura will return. The news comes days after NBC axed rookie drama American Odyssey. THR confirmed the news, but NBC and Universal Television declined comment.

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