When it comes to issues such as climate change, government agencies like the EPA are charged with setting a stage for solutions rather than taking action themselves.
In our very first edition of "Tuesdays with Bill," Bill (with an assist from Kiera) goes back to the beginning and tells the story of how "Bill Nye the Science Guy" came to be.
Earlier this year, equality activist Ash Beckham spoke to Big Think about Bruce (now Caitlyn) Jenner and why having a high-profile transgender person share their story is an important milestone for the LGBTQ movement.
The U.S. Supreme Court issued a ruling this week protecting free speech on the internet by clarifying the standards by which people can be convicted for making potential threats online.
Facebook has enabled PGP encryption as an option for notification emails, adding another layer of security for users. So, what companies will follow?
By nature, humans are social creatures, which has led some researchers to suggest that's why humans enjoy browsing Facebook when we want to unwind.
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James Cameron was homeless when he wrote Terminator, according to History Pics. Yet he sold the film rights for $1. Why? He took the low pay in exchange for getting to direct the project. Smart bargain.
Image via History Pics