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Bill Nye shuts down flat Earth theories

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Sorry flat Earth truthers: Bill Nye — yes, the Science Guy — has a message for you:

You’re wrong.

“There’s a movement afoot right now to deny facts and presume that one’s own belief is every bit as worthy as scientifically proven fact,” Nye told Mashable in a recent interview. “We – people in my science education community – have to work to overcome this.”

Nye, who is returning to the small screen with a new Netflix show, said…

10 online classes in 10 different fields to help you figure out your career path

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Whether you’re changing careers completely or just getting started, you probably have only a vague idea of how various industries operate (and often that image comes from a TV show or movie). For example, maybe you think every media job is exactly like the roles embodied by the journalists in the movie Spotlight. Or, you believe that engineering jobs are a close replica of the ones portrayed in HBO’s Silicon Valley.

If you want to get a glimpse at your potential career path, you might want…

Facebook puts link to 10 tips for spotting ‘false news’ atop feed

SelfScore makes credit cards for the international students Trump wants to keep out

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SelfScore launched its first product last summer with relatively little fanfare: a credit card for international students.

On Tuesday, it launched a new card with a much higher spending limit in a very different political climate. Its credit cards serve international students from all over the world —including the seven countries (Syria, Iraq, Iran, Sudan, Libya, Yemen and Somalia) named in President Donald Trump’s first travel ban, which was halted in court.

SelfScore makes credit cards for the international students Trump wants to keep out

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SelfScore launched its first product last summer with relatively little fanfare: a credit card for international students.

On Tuesday, it launched a new card with a much higher spending limit in a very different political climate. Its credit cards serve international students from all over the world —including the seven countries (Syria, Iraq, Iran, Sudan, Libya, Yemen and Somalia) named in President Donald Trump’s first travel ban, which was halted in court.

SelfScore makes credit cards for the international students Trump wants to keep out

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SelfScore launched its first product last summer with relatively little fanfare: a credit card for international students.

On Tuesday, it launched a new card with a much higher spending limit in a very different political climate. Its credit cards serve international students from all over the world —including the seven countries (Syria, Iraq, Iran, Sudan, Libya, Yemen and Somalia) named in President Donald Trump’s first travel ban, which was halted in court.

Campus security guard graduates with distinction from the college he was working at

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For the last 17 years, this security guard has worked from dusk to dawn in a college in the Philippines.

Over the weekend, Erwin Macua also proudly graduated from the school he was working at, St. Theresa’s College in Cebu City, central Philippines.

Scientists can now print lifelike organs that feel, look and bleed just like the real ones

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Physicians at University of Rochester have developed a new way to 3D-print lifelike artificial organs for surgical training and education. Read more…

More about Mimic Organs, Kidney, Muscles, Intestine, and Doctors

Mark Hamill brutally shuts down Trump staffer in 1 tweet

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If there’s one person you should never, ever mess with, it’s Luke Skywalker.

On Tuesday, journalist Andrew Kaczynski shared a tweet from Department of Education employee Kevin Eck that was posted last November.

Education Dept. employee Kevin Eck (@kevxindy) was apparently not a @HamillHimself fanpic.twitter.com/zET8bASHFE

— andrew kaczynski 🤔 (@KFILE) March 14, 2017

Referring to Hamill’s comments to…

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