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How to be more hopeful

8 TED speakers show you how to nudge your mind toward the sunny side

We all go through times when we see the world through cloudy-colored glasses. 1,325 more words

We Humans

Inside the online platform that’s empowering survivors of campus sexual assaults ... and catching repeat offenders

Outraged at the incidence of sex crimes at colleges, activist Jess Ladd got mad — and then she got to building. Here’s how she developed a secure and sensitive reporting system that’s in use on 13 campuses. 1,141 more words


How one woman in Pakistan is fighting to make the Internet a safer place for women

Lawyer and activist Nighat Dad talks about the fight to create a more accessible internet for women and other marginalized groups in her home country of Pakistan. 2,269 more words


Otherworldly photos that show us what our religions have in common

After decades spent documenting faith communities around the world, photographer Monika Bulaj understands that our religions are more similar than we realize.

Polish photographer Monika Bulaj… 1,384 more words

Arts + Design

A crowdfunding platform aims to solve the puzzle of aging

Aging happens to all of us, but scientists still don’t know the mechanism behind it. We need to focus on finding an answer, says molecular biologist Oliver Medvedik. 664 more words


An unsettling peek into the reality of life in 2050

Rather than just imagine the future, what if we could walk around in it? In a new installation, designer Anab Jain invites visitors to enter an apartment in the middle of the 21st century. 1,205 more words

Arts + Design

Think the fight for net neutrality in the US is over? It’s just beginning.

America may be opening the door to Internet access being sold to the highest bidder, but we still need to keep fighting. Activist Nikhil Pahwa shares seven lessons that he learned as part of a successful coalition to protect net neutrality in India. 2,307 more words