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In his new book, Barnaby Rogerson discusses the cultural reasoning behind the feelings we have towards certain numbers, such as the number 13.

The meaning behind your favorite number

Feb 16, 2015
Rogerson's Book of Numbers explores the cultural meaning of every-day numbers.
Posted In: numbers, luck, culture

PODCAST: The biggest bank robbery of all time?

Feb 16, 2015
Hackers seem to have taken up to $1 billion over a year.
I-70 Sign Show creator Anne Thompson hopes the public art project stirs up conversations about the ubiquity of billboard signage and messages along the highway.

Billboards surprise motorists with art instead of ads

Feb 16, 2015
Artists hope the signs spur conversations about social and political issues.
Posted In: artists, billboards, Ferguson

PODCAST: The film industry heads south

Feb 13, 2015
New jobs vs. low sales, and why more film production is headed to Georgia.
A sign is displayed on the exterior of a RadioShack store in San Rafael, California.

PODCAST: Radio Shack bonuses

Feb 12, 2015
The right time to strike, Radio Shack hands out bonuses, and technology helps seniors work longer.

PODCAST: First comes hacking, then comes fraud

Feb 11, 2015
NBC news' branding problem, and how hacking could lead to tax fraud.

PODCAST: What's old is new again

Feb 10, 2015
The JOLTS report, vaccinations in college, and popular wallpaper.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel.

PODCAST: German Chancellor Angela Merkel visits U.S.

Feb 9, 2015
The situation in Greece, German Chancellor Merkel's visit with President Obama, and a business that pays for breast milk.

PODCAST: A strong three months for jobs

Feb 6, 2015
Employment numbers, and tech startups in the Bronx

PODCAST: Ordainment is just a click away

Feb 5, 2015
Financial restrictions in Greece, FCC reclassifies the internet, and getting ordained online.