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The benefits of being bilingual

Fluency in just one language in the 21st century is a competitive disadvantage, and it could be holding back your brain. In a recent New York Times Op-Ed piece, Yudhijit Bhattacharjee wrote that bilingual people outperform single language speakers in cognitive tests of all kinds.

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The Blind Astrophysicist

Wanda Diaz, an astrophysicist from Puerto Rico, is blind, and working on new ways to measure and represent what's going on in outer space. Her technique may help those of us who can see, as well.

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