In the US you can see four different specialists when your plugs need work. Why not? But in Liberia, where 181 doctors treat four million people, the doctor you're seeing is the only game in town. Several towns, actually.
Farming! Tree Planting! Sustainable Housing!!! It's Earth Day and our good friends over at Philanthroper and TreeHugger have combined do-good powers to send money to non-profits interested in keeping the Earth inhabitable. But they need your help.
Watson's defeat of man struck a hard blow against our hope of dominating computers in trivia party games ever again, but do you know who was hurt worse? The charity that Ken Jennings was playing for. Instead of taking home $1 million, Ken Jennings won $300,000 (and gave half of that to charity).
Philanthroper is a great idea for donations, one even a cheap person like me can appreciate. The base concept is this: You donate $1, they make sure 99% of that gets to the charity, not into their pockets.