Andrew Schmucker

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Teen Invents Headphones That Prevent Hearing Loss

Aegis Acoustics headphones were designed by 16-year-old Kingsley Cheng as a stylish-but-safe way listen to music. “The American Academy of Audiology reports that approximately 12 percent of all children ages 6–19 have noise-induced hearing loss. We’re here to change all that and make listening …

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Israeli PM announces tougher penalties against stone throwers

Young Palestinian demonstrators threw stones at Israeli police who had entered the compound in large numbers and responded with stun grenades in fresh clashes Tuesday despite international calls for calm.<p>Netanyahu's announcement at the start of an emergency meeting of ministers and security …

Doctor Aims to Perform Head Transplant in 2017, Experts Remain Skeptical

A team of researchers led by an Italian surgeon say they are planning to perform the first human head transplant in 2017 and have even recruited a …

2015 Arctic sea ice minimum 4th lowest

The 2015 Arctic sea ice minimum summertime extent is the 4th lowest since observations from space began, according to a NASA analysis of satellite …

The beginning of the end for British steelmaking

With the international price of steel plummeting in the space of just 12 months, and demand growing at a pedestrian pace, the flood of Chinese steel has had a dramatic effect on the UK<p>In January this year, David Cameron painted a rosy picture of British steelmaking. “Under this Government, steel …

Problems at home aren’t stopping Chinese tourists from spending big in Europe

China’s stock plunge a few weeks ago seriously spooked luxury investors. Combined with China’s earlier move to devalue the yuan, it signaled less spending power for Chinese shoppers, on whom some brands, such as Swatch, Richemont, and Salvatore Ferragamo, rely heavily for sales.<p>But just focusing on …

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Europe Closes Borders, Stranding Migrants at Crossings

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