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We're exploring the 'grand challenges' facing humanity. What do you think are the biggest problems we face in the 21st Century that deserve more attention? Let us know below.
Were exploring the grand challenges facing humanity What do you think are

Your guide to Earth’s biggest problems

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Pete Linge
Ramanujam Varadhan
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Stunning drone footage captures Hong Kong's budding interest in high-altitude gardening. Discover more: [ Bbc.in Link ]
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yesterday at 13:31. Facebook
Only 5% of people wash their hands properly all the time.
Only 5 of people wash their hands properly all the time

Are you washing and drying your hands wrong?

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Law of Attraction - Thoughts become things.
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yesterday at 11:01. Facebook
Instability may be closer than people like to believe.
Instability may be closer than people like to believe

How Western civilisation could collapse

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Chris Buhl
Morry William Leyland
Naomi Murray
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05/21/2017 at 20:00. Facebook
The idea that mothers should breastfeed at all costs is now being challenged by a small but increasingly vocal group of campaigners.
The idea that mothers should breastfeed at all costs is now being

Are there downsides to ‘breast is best’?

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Jess Fenwick
John McDowall
Tatiana Fumasoli
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05/21/2017 at 15:00. Facebook
Natural disasters cost the world $182 billion a year - something has to change.
Natural disasters cost the world 182 billion a year something has to change

‘Resilience bonds’: A secret weapon against catastrophe

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Antonio Páez
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05/21/2017 at 11:00. Facebook
One of the most interesting items in army rations, from an innovation perspective, is the bread.
One of the most interesting items in army rations from an innovation

How army rations helped change food

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Josh Reid
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05/20/2017 at 20:00. Facebook
Did you know that some charity donation sites claim up to 15% of your money? A new site is claiming that all your money will go towards your desired cause. BBC Click gave them a visit to find out more.
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James Leatham
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05/20/2017 at 15:00. Facebook
Using its rooftops, Hong Kong could farm 695 hectares in total, nearly five times the size of London’s Hyde Park or twice the size of New York’s Central Park.
Using its rooftops Hong Kong could farm 695 hectares in total nearly

An inside view of Hong Kong’s hidden rooftop farms

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Elizabeth Lum
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05/20/2017 at 11:00. Facebook
That spooky feeling has an explanation.
That spooky feeling has an explanation

What causes that feeling of being watched

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Ben Quaint Agape
Anna Hansen
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05/20/2017 at 01:09. Facebook
Your entire life is but a blip on a very, very long timeline. (via Atlas Obscura)
Your entire life is but a blip on a very very long timeline via Atlas Obscura

39 Places to Alter Your Perspective of Time

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Betty-Ann Sharp
Margaret Unger
Justin K. Ace
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05/19/2017 at 17:00. Facebook
World Bank data estimates 69% of today’s jobs in India are threatened by automation.
World Bank data estimates 69 of today’s jobs in India are threatened by automation

Why automation could be a threat to India's growth

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Quentin Zusatz
Gus Valor
Pj Jordan
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05/19/2017 at 12:58. Facebook
Seven ways your body is totally unique, as identified by science
Damian Mckeown
David Liddle
Adam Slim
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05/19/2017 at 11:26. Facebook
Hong Kong looks amazing from this angle
Hong Kong looks amazing from this angle

A flight over Hong Kong's secret farms

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Marcus David
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05/19/2017 at 01:09. Facebook
John Nielsen
Michael Affleck
Kitt Cyk
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05/18/2017 at 22:59. Facebook
We can learn to consciously control our emotions, sensations and cravings as if they were being manipulated by a volume knob on a stereo.
We can learn to consciously control our emotions sensations and cravings as

The most promising route to ‘mental superpowers’

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Renata Davidson
Holly Couch
Zabrina Zab
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05/18/2017 at 15:00. Facebook
"As well as wallowing more in hot tubs, extraverts apparently spend more time planning parties, drinking in bars, discussing ways to make money, talking on the phone while driving, decorating, and trying to get a tan (though not all at once)."
As well as wallowing more in hot tubs extraverts apparently spend more

The everyday habits that reveal our personalities

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Katie Kidd
Rob England
Stephanie Davies
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05/18/2017 at 09:47. Facebook
Surgeons could soon have a new 3D tool to help them prepare for surgery. Would it make you happier about having an operation? (via BBC Click)
Laen Deakin
Micéal O'Corra
Marcos Vinicius
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05/18/2017 at 09:39. Facebook
From the street, you'd never know they were there.
From the street you'd never know they were there

An inside view of Hong Kong’s hidden rooftop farms

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Marisa Rivera
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05/17/2017 at 20:00. Facebook
Energy consultant Fariel Salahuddin has developed an innovative scheme to allow rural villagers in Pakistan to trade goats for water. (via BBC World Hacks)
Mihailo Jojić
Alison Hedger Stride
Bazil Giani