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Contents
[1] Agrarian Society
[2] The Most Important Inventors of the Industrial Revolution
[3] Amazon and the Race to Be the First $1 Trillion Company
[4] What is a Turing machine?
[5] Church–Turing thesis
[6] Quantum Computers: the Church-Turing Hypothesis Versus the Turing Principle
[7] Wright Brothers
[8] British Overseas Airways Corporation
[9] Teaching Machines to Understand Us
[10] The Artificially Intelligent Doctor Will Hear You Now
[11] The self-driving car logs more miles on new wheels
[12] AlphaGo seals 4-1 victory over Go grandmaster Lee Sedol
[13] The Beginning of Infinity
[14] Was the Unabomber Correct?
[15] Saudi king lifts ban on female drivers
[16] Red flag traffic laws
[17] F.C.C. Chairman Pushes Sweeping Changes to Net Neutrality Rules
[18] Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind
[19] Tech Tuesday: Finite State Machines (Continued)
[20] An Essay on the Principle of Population
[21] Egalitarian Societies
[22] Neolithic Revolution
[23] Breitbart reveals owners: CEO Larry Solov, the Mercer family and Susie Breitbart
[24] How much oxygen does a person consume in a day?
[25] Water: How much should you drink every day?
[26] 2015-2020 Dietary Guidelines for Americans, 8th Edition
[27] Malthusian catastrophe
[28] Current World Population
[29] Global Extreme Poverty
[30] Social Relationships and Mortality Risk: A Meta-analytic Review
[31] Land Use in Agriculture
[32] Famine in India
[33] Fertility
[34] Future World Population Growth
[35] Technological Progress
[36] The Island Of Stone Money
[37] $37 to $162: The Strange World of Birth Control Pill Prices
[38] β€œHow Will You Get Robots to Pay Union Dues?” β€œHow Will You Get Robots to Buy Cars?”
[39] Machine earning
[40] The Demographics of the U.S. Equine Population
[41] Machines and Man
[42] A fleet of trucks just drove themselves across Europe
[43] Big Data: 20 Mind-Boggling Facts Everyone Must Read
[44] YouTube reveals users now upload more than 100 hours of video per minute, as the site turns eight
[45] How Much Time Do People Spend on Social Media?
[46] Trump, Brexit, and the Rise of Populism: Economic Have-Nots and Cultural Backlash
[47] Testing Theories of American Politics: Elites, Interest Groups, and Average Citizens
[48] Harvard University says it can't afford journal publishers' prices
[49] Are We Living in a Computer Simulation?
[50] Languages: Why we must save dying tongues
[51] Journey To Mars: Pioneering Next Steps in Space Exploration
[52] Arthur C. Clarke
[53] Constructor Theory
[54] Wiki
[55] Views of the National Economy are Clouded by Personal Finance and Employment Concerns
[56] 1 IN 3 AMERICANS HAVE $0 SAVED FOR RETIREMENT
[57] Report on the Economic Well-Being of U.S. Households in 2015
[58] Agrarian Justice
[59] Air Pollution in China: Mapping of Concentrations and Sources
[60] Historical Statistics of the United States 1789-1945, p. 295
[61] Forecasts of the Population of the United States 1945-1975, p. 44
[62] GDP and Other Major NIPA Series, 1929–2012:II
[63] AM Basics
[64] AM Basics
[65] The first on-site house has been printed in Russia
[66] Write a House
[67] Asheville Monthly Furnished Rentals
[68] Baby Boomers’ Second Act
[69] How Cubans Live as Long as Americans at a Tenth of the Cost
[70] National Health Expenditures 2015 Highlights
[71] Easy DNA Editing Will Remake the World. Buckle Up.
[72] [Resident population projection for the United States for 2015 and 2060, by age (in millions)](https://www.statista.com/statistics/494592/population-of-the-us-by-age-2015-2060/
[73] [Projections of the Size and Composition of
[74] Data - United States
[75] [Gross domestic product (GDP) of the United States of America from 1990 to 2015 (in billion U.S. dollars, current)](https://www.statista.com/statistics/188105/annual-gdp-of-the-united-states-since-1990/
[76] Gross Output of All Industries
[77] [Financial Report of the United States Government - Fiscal Year 2015](https://www.fiscal.treasury.gov/fsreports/rpt/finrep/fr/15frusg/02242016_FR(Final).pdf)
[78] Military Spending in the United States
[79] US Household Debt Rose To $12.6 Trillion In 2016: Biggest Jump In A Decade
[80] American car buyers are borrowing like never beforeβ€”and missing plenty of payments, too
[81] Student Loan Debt In 2017: A $1.3 Trillion Crisis
[82] Americans now have the highest credit-card debt in U.S. history
[83] Napster Settlement Offer Rejected
[84] Internet Users
[85] The Cost of Connectivity 2014
[86] Broadband Performance OBI Technical Paper No. 4
[87] MIMO
[88] [Filtering in Oz: Australia's Foray into Internet Censorship](https://www.law.upenn.edu/journals/jil/articles/volume31/issue2/Bambauer31U.Pa.J.Int'lL.493(2009).pdf)
[89] VPNs and Informational Freedom
[90] Government Just Gave Your ISP Even More Power: You Can Take it Back!
[91] Tim Berners-Lee
[92] Judge rules on taxi industry lawsuit: Compete with Uber or die
[93] Cum privilegio: Licensing of the Press Act of 1662
[94] Copyright Law for Business People: A Handy Guide
[95] S. 505 Title I - Copyright Term Extension
[96] The Discovery of an Ancient Mesopotamian Theory of Music
[97] U.S. Sales Database
[98] The Creative Apocalypse That Wasn’t
[99] Company Overview of Warner Music Group Corp.
[100] Universal Music Group
[101] Sony Music Entertainment
[102] History of patent law
[103] Study: Most Important Innovations Are Not Patented
[104] Illumina Promises To Sequence Human Genome For $100 -- But Not Quite Yet
[105] Kinghorn Centre for Clinical Genomics - Whole Genome Sequencing
[106] Lyme disease vaccine
[107] Longitude Prize: The History
[108] Supreme Court Ruling Could Hinder β€˜Patent Trolls’
[109] Privacy, what privacy? Many Nordic tax records are a phone call away
[110] Why this doctor posted his medical history online for anyone to see
[111] Culture Shock in China – Bathrooms
[112] World's Biggest Data Breaches
[113] How Meditation Changes the Brain and Body
[114] How Much is Enough? Money and the Good Life
[115] Orlo Salon Price List
[116] Why Disappointment Is Crushing: Dopamine, Addiction and the "Hedonic Treadmill"
[117] Masa NYC Reservations
[118] Mothers asked nearly 300 questions a day, study finds
[119] Global Village or Cyber-Balkans?
[120] The Filter Bubble
[121] The spread of true and false news online
[122] Needed: The Opposing View Reader
[123] The Incredible Jun: A Town that Runs on Social Media
[124] Flight distance record
[125] World Population Prospects 2017
[126] World Development Indicators
[127] Child Mortality Estimates
[128] FRED Graph
[129] Real Median Family Income in the United States
[130] Households and Nonprofit Organizations; Credit Market Instruments; Liability, Level
[131] Gross Domestic Product
[132] Fatal Injury Reports, National, Regional and State, 1981 – 2015
[133] Key Substance Use and Mental Health Indicators in the United States: Results from the 2015 National Survey on Drug Use and Health
[134] Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers: Durables
[135] Medical care in U.S. city average, all urban consumers, not seasonally adjusted
[136] College tuition and fees in U.S. city average, all urban consumers, not seasonally adjusted
[137] Health expenditure per capita (current US$)
[138] Housing Inventory Estimate: Total Housing Units for the United States
[139] DNA Sequencing Costs: Data
[140] The Mass of the Atmosphere: A Constraint on Global Analyses
[141] The Troposphere - overview
[142] Thermosphere - overview
[143] Earth Fact Sheet
[144] Recent Monthly Average Mauna Loa CO2
[145] BASF’s Port Elizabeth facility produces 50 millionth emissions control catalyst for automotive catalytic converters
[146] How much water is there on, in, and above the Earth?
[147] Myth of 8 Glasses of Water a Day
[148] Annual freshwater withdrawals, total (billion cubic meters)
[149] How much money can I save with a water filter?
[150] Per capita consumption of bottled water worldwide in 2015, by leading countries (in gallons)
[151] Can we really put a price on meeting the global targets on drinking-water and sanitation?
[152] How much food does the world produce in one year
[153] How many calories will feed one billion hungry persons?
[154] U.S. Agricultural Productivity Growth: The Past, Challenges, and the Future
[155] The world's first robot-run farm will harvest 30,000 heads of lettuce daily
[156] 120 Years of U.S. Residential Housing Stock and Floor Space
[157] Rooms, Size, and Amenities - All Housing Units (NATIONAL)
[158] U.S. Textile Manufacturing and the Trans-Pacific Partnership Negotiations
[159] Per capita household expenditure on food and clothing and disposable income in European countries
[160] Per capita expenditure on apparel worldwide in 2015 and 2025, by region (in U.S. dollars)
[161] Global fashion industry statistics - International apparel
[162] Robots Will Soon be Making You a Custom-Fitted Sweater
[163] Can robotics redefine the future of apparel manufacturing?
[164] Pocket Guide to Transportation
[165] How Many Cars can One Zipcar Replace: Zipcar and the Impact of Car Sharing on Auto Sales
[166] Percentage of U.S. hospital costs in 2015, by type of expense
[167] Everyone is better off – Life expectancy increased in all countries around the world
[168] Smartphone Shipments Reach Second Highest Level for a Single Quarter as Worldwide Volumes Reach 355.2 Million in the Third Quarter, According to IDC
[169] Germany just broke its own energy record and generated 85% of electricity from renewables
[170] Renewables Dominated New U.S. Power Generation in 2016
[171] AlphaGo Zero: Learning from scratch
[172] Revisiting the Quantum Brain Hypothesis: Toward Quantum (Neuro)biology?
[FFB] The inside story of Facebook's biggest setback