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Gambling for Good? 8 Ways Lotteries Could (in Theory) Make the World a Better Place

Few people would make the case that we should encourage gambling. But what if gambling could be used as a ploy to improve road safety, recycling, school attendance, the financial well-being of citizens, and society as a whole? Next month, reports the Baltimore Sun, banks and credit unions in Maryland will be allowed to start [...]
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Update: Road Safety Illusion

Odd : Mighty Optical Illusions (4 years ago)

Perhaps we rushed with the critique of Canada’s attempt to improve road safety using chalk drawing optical illusions. I’ve just received new photos which show the illusion in much better light! The idea still sounds good, but there ... Read Post

5 Ways You Can Put All Your Numbers And Research To Good Use

Business & Finance : Fast Company (4 months ago)

Using data to improve your marketing strategy is a great idea in theory, but when you don't know what to do with that data, it's pretty pointless. Here's a crash course on how marketers can leverage their stats for better campaigns.... Read Post

Fishing for a brighter future

Local Interest / England : Les Bonner (4 hours ago)

Young people encouraged to give fishing a go to boost their health and improve school performance. As children return to the classroom this week, the Environment Agency is working with the Angling Trust to encourage schools to promo... Read Post

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