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“Hero” rats sniff out tuberculosis and land mines in Africa

One of the most difficult problems with tuberculosis is detecting it. In 2007, for example, half of all cases in Tanzania were missed, adding to a large death toll. The…

StartSomeGood launches with new crowdfunding tools for social innovators

You’ve probably heard of Kickstarter or IndieGoGo, two of the largest, and most successful, crowdfunding websites. Both platforms focus on raising money for independent artist-focused projects — whether that’s a…