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The Future is Near: Future Human

Future Human – Medium

Future Human – Mediumhttps://medium.com/s/futurehumanThree-person babies. Extreme biohacking. Outposts on Mars. Cheating death. The changing nature of life as we know it. The future portends to be amazing (and terrifying), and it’s right around the corner. Every week day in July, Future Human will explore the stunning scientific, technological, social and medical advances that are changing where and how we live. Cover Art: Simone Noronha.

Robin Williams: Come Inside My Mind

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Robin Williams: Come Inside My Mind

AVAILABLE MON, JUL 16 AT 8:00PM ET
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Robin Williams: Come Inside My Mind - Watch the HBO Original Documentary | HBO

Robin Williams: Come Inside My Mind – Watch the HBO Original Documentary | HBOhttps://www.hbo.com/documentaries/robin-williams-come-inside-my-mindA funny, intimate and heartbreaking portrait of one of the world’s most beloved and inventive comedians, Robin Williams: Come Inside My Mind is told largely through Williams’ own words, and celebrates what he brought to comedy and to the culture at large, from the wild days of late-1970s L.A. to his death in 2014. Marina Zenovich (Emmy winner for HBO’s Roman Polanski: Wanted and Desired) directs.

Happy Towel Day!

Towel Day is celebrated every year on 25 May as a tribute to the author Douglas Adams by his fans. On this day, fans openly carry a towel with them, as described in Adams’ The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy or share their folded animal towels to demonstrate their appreciation for the books and the author. The commemoration was first held 25 May 2001, two weeks after Adams’ death on 11 May.

10 Places To Visit in Manila To Enjoy During This Summer

If you survive the heat, the politics, the EJK.

10 Places To Visit in Manila To Enjoy During This Summer

10 Places To Visit in Manila To Enjoy During This Summerhttps://www.shopback.ph/blog/places-to-visit-in-metro-manila?utm_source=crm&utm_medium=newsletter&utm_campaign=phsb_nl180513_2_en_blg_1001001_1_0_blogJL2_shopback.2895782&utm_content=bd_scm_1_0_blogMetro Manila has enough places to visit to keep you entertained all Summer. If you can’t go out of the city for a long trip make the most of what Manila has to offer: culture, art, shopping, sightseeing, you have it all just a short drive away!

How to Talk With Your Dying Loved One

How to Talk With Your Dying Loved One - WSJ

How to Talk With Your Dying Loved One – WSJhttps://www.wsj.com/articles/how-to-talk-with-your-dying-loved-one-1523891127“I’m not going to be around much longer.” Conversations about death are among the most important, and difficult, we may ever have. Too often, we avoid them, Elizabeth Bernstein writes.

‘Maybe someone dies’: Facebook VP justified bullying, terrorism as costs of network’s ‘growth’

‘Maybe someone dies’: Facebook VP justified bullying, terrorism as costs of network’s ‘growth’ - The Washington Post

‘Maybe someone dies’: Facebook VP justified bullying, terrorism as costs of network’s ‘growth’ – The Washington Posthttps://www.washingtonpost.com/news/the-switch/wp/2018/03/30/maybe-someone-dies-facebook-vp-justified-bullying-terrorism-as-costs-of-growth/?utm_term=.f68a4fac6ba1“Anything that allows us to connect more people more often is *de facto* good,” a vice president wrote in 2016. In a 2016 employee memo that was leaked this week, a Facebook executive defended the company’s questionable data mining practices and championed the growth of social media at any cost — apparently even death.

A Physicist’s Farewell to Stephen Hawking

A Physicist’s Farewell to Stephen Hawking | The New Yorker

A Physicist’s Farewell to Stephen Hawking | The New Yorkerhttps://www.newyorker.com/tech/elements/a-physicists-farewell-to-stephen-hawkingHawking was a scientific and cultural revolutionary. He saw the cosmos as no one before him had—and he could explain it to the masses, too. Stephen Hawking delighted in reminding audiences that he was born three hundred years to the day after the death of Galileo, on January 8, 1942. Imagine how Hawking would have reacted could he have known that he would die on March 14, 2018—the hundred and thirty-ninth anniversary of Albert Einstein’s birth.

“The Death of Stalin” Dares to Make Evil Funny

“The Death of Stalin” Dares to Make Evil Funny | The New Yorker

“The Death of Stalin” Dares to Make Evil Funny | The New Yorkerhttps://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2018/03/19/the-death-of-stalin-dares-to-make-evil-funny?mbid=nl_Daily%20031018&CNDID=50268964&spMailingID=13091367&spUserID=MjA0NTE2Mjc4MjE5S0&spJobID=1360897721&spReportId=MTM2MDg5NzcyMQS2In Armando Iannucci’s outrageous comedy about the dead tyrant’s underlings, every gag is girded with fear.

This Couple Died By Assisted Suicide Together. Here’s Their Story

This Couple Died By Assisted Suicide Together. Here’s Their Story | Time

This Couple Died By Assisted Suicide Together. Here’s Their Story | Timehttp://time.com/5179977/assisted-suicide-couple-death/On the last morning of their lives, Charlie and Francie Emerick held hands. The Portland, Ore., couple, married for 66 years and both terminally ill, died together in their bed April 20, 2017, after taking lethal doses of medication obtained under the state’s Death with Dignity law.