X pointed me to this news article reporting an increase in death rate among young adults in the United States: Selon une enquête publiée le 26 janvier par la revue scientifique The Lancet, le taux de mortalité des jeunes Américains âgés...Show More Summary
The largest cause of conflict between people is that they are operating from different personality types. Here are the 4 types and their blind spots.
Results reveal how discoveries may be hidden in scientific “blind spots”
There’s Julian Edelman, Deion Branch, and then a whole bunch of since-forgotten names. Since he became the New England Patriots head coach in 2000, Bill Belichick has done a great job of creating a winning culture in Foxborough. He’s...Show More Summary
Restaurants are getting a taste for data analysis. The technology can point out hidden trends and opportunities, and also reveal dangerous blind spots. The new book, "Underground Culinary Tour," details this developing trend. Alex Wagner sat down with the author, whose data company now has thousands of restaurants as clients.
Dazzled by the agility, capital expenditure reductions, efficiencies, and productivity gains the cloud offers, many chief information officers miss four dangers that are hidden in plain sight.
Despite a steady rise in the manufacture and release of synthetic chemicals, research on the ecological effects of pharmaceuticals, pesticides, and industrial chemicals is severely lacking. This blind spot undermines efforts to address global change and achieve sustainability goals. So reports a new study in Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment.
The MTA has received $1.5 million in federal funding for two safety projects to reduce bus blind spots and improve track worker safety, officials announced Thursday.
Feels appropriate today: Some people will say that words like scum and rotten are wrong for Objective Journalism — which is true, but they miss the point. It was the built-in blind spots of the Objective rules and dogma that allowed Nixon to slither into the White House in the first place. Show More Summary
I've made my share of jokes about him before, but I'm really starting to think that 2017 is going to be the year that I do my best to get into Aquaman. As much as I love DC's Silver Age, he's my biggest blind spot of the entire era, and it's time to fix that. Show More Summary
Submitted by Mike Krieger via Liberty Blitzkrieg blog, Wednesday’s post, Donald Trump Has an Enormous and Very Dangerous Wall Street Blind Spot, highlighted the fact that the bank run by Trump’s Treasury Secretary nominee, Steven Mnuchin,...Show More Summary
Stumbling into the new year, Univision once again displayed the blind spot it tends to have when it comes not only to conservatives, but also to major news related to the nation’s second most numerous segment of the U.S. Hispanic population: Puerto Ricans.
Submitted by Mike Krieger via Liberty Blitzkrieg blog, The biggest disappointment regarding Donald Trump since being elected President has been his total embrace of dangerous Wall Street thieves. As it is currently structured and incentivized,...Show More Summary
The days of robot vacuums blindly bumping into objects around your home as they clean are long gone. Improved sensor technologies mean robovacs can intelligently spot and avoid obstacles well before a collision occurs, and LG's new autonomous cleaner goes one step further by interacting with humans it encounters. More »
On social media, celebrities laud the quaint poverty of Cuba while ignoring that real life for most Cubans is a daily grind of hustling for money and food.
“[T]hat might be what liberal readers needs right now: Not just portraits of the Brexit and Trump-voting domestic Other, but a clearer sense of their own worldview’s limits, blind spots, blunders and internal contradictions.” The New...Show More Summary
Cars are getting smarter. Features like collision mitigation and blind spot monitoring have been shown to help prevent accidents and save lives. But these features cost a lot to repair even in a minor collision, and the insurance companies are reacting. Read more...
A new survey reveals a crucial gap in men's and women's perceptions of gender equality in their own workplaces. A new survey reveals a crucial gap in men's and women's perceptions of gender equality in their own workplaces. Here's what...Show More Summary
Journalism, we’ve got a problem. We have a huge blind spot in coverage of much of the United States, something that became glaringly obvious with the surprise many felt in Donald Trump’s presidential election win. There are millions of people who are profoundly shaken by our increasingly globalized world. They aren’t seeing the benefits of...
Using new a detection tool to probe small blind spots in the human genome, scientists find a microprotein that plays a key role in cell housekeeping.