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Blake Martinez is turning heads in the NFL for his stellar 2017 season, but he’s also killing it in another realm: esports.
Vartey Ganiva is Cambodia’s only female punk singer, and she’s taking her message mainstream.
MIT theoretical physicist Tracy Slatyer is searching for an answer to the age-old question: What is our universe made of?
Howard Blight has been a farmer, businessman, educator — and gin distiller. His latest project: a virtual agri-college.
Zimbabwean Kevin Dzobo is leading research to develop a stem cell patch that could heal injured tissue.