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Citizens vote on Election Day at Fire Station #71 in Alhambra, Los Angeles County, on November 6, 2012 in California, as Americans flock to the polls nationwide to decide between President Barack Obama, his Rebuplican challenger Mitt Romney, and a wide range of other issues. Alhambra is one of 6 cities in California's 49th Assembly District, the state's first legislative district where Asian-Americans make up the majority of the population. AFP PHOTO / Frederic J. BROWN (Photo credit should read FREDERIC J. BROWN/AFP/Getty Images) FREDERIC J. BROWN—AFP/Getty Images

How to Help Voters Understand the Rest of the Ballot

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1. This tool helps voters prepare for everything else on the ballot this November.

By Chris Peak in NationSwell

2. Kids are master manipulators. So use game theory against them.

By Chelsea Leu in Wired

3. How one Muslim advocacy group is taking on terrorism.

By Abigail Hauslohner in the Washington Post

4. Can our fear of Zika raise awareness of another common cause of birth defects?

By Declan Butler in Nature

5. This app works with a Fitbit to help women get pregnant.

By Lulu Chang in Digital Trends

The Aspen Institute is an educational and policy studies organization based in Washington, D.C.

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