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Key figures purged from Trump transition team

The bloodletting in President-elect Donald Trump’s transition team that began with last week’s ouster of New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie escalated Tuesday with new departures, particularly in the area of national security, as power consolidated within an ever-smaller group of top Trump …

Donald Trump

What will Donald Trump do about Hillary Clinton’s wars?

If there was a politician with the ability to simply declare victory and go home regardless of facts, it’s Trump<p><i>This piece originally appeared on TomDispatch.</i><p>“So is he going to win?”<p>The question washed over me as I slumped in my hard plastic chair. I had passed the day walking through a town where …

U.S. forces may have committed war crimes, says International Criminal Court

International prosecutor in The Hague says U.S. military may have committed war crimes in Afghanistan and elsewhere<p>The International Criminal Court in The Hague has said U.S. forces may have committed war crimes in several countries.<p>The prosecutor's office said in a report released on Monday that …

Here's What the US and Its Allies Can Do With Their New F-35s | VICE News

<i>This story is part two of a three-part series on the innovations, and the problems, of the F-35, the newest warplane entering service in the United States and with several allied nations.</i> <i>Follow the links for parts one and three.</i><p>The world's most expensive defense contract, the F-35 program, is …

NASA has figured out how Mars was stripped clean of water

What happened to Mars’ atmosphere? NASA thinks it knows.<p>Around 3.7 to 4.2 billion years ago, the red planet’s atmosphere was the same size or bigger than the Earth’s, but today it’s about 100 times thinner than on our planet. The answer, it turns out, is blowing in the wind.<p>Solar winds, to be …

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Space Missions Have Major Effects On Astronauts' Brains

New research finds the mind "reorganizes" itself to adapt to a long space flight.<p>NASA announced last week that it plans to hire new astronauts for its Mars and International Space Station missions. But before you fill out your application, bear in mind that space travel has some serious downsides, …

Space Travel

Syria Threatens to Target French Aircraft Carrier

The Iranian news agency Sahar claims Syrian Gen. Mohammad Issa has warned the French his country will target the aircraft carrier Charles de Gaulle …

Teenage boys and girls don't use social media in the same way

According to a new study by the Pew Research Center, technology and social media are more integral to teenagers’ social lives than ever. The …

Now That We've Explored All The Planets, What's The Next Frontier?

Pluto is just the beginning<p>When I was growing up, there were nine planets in the solar system: Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, Neptune, and Pluto. By 1989, all of those planets had been explored … except Pluto. Though it's no longer classified as a planet by some folks, Pluto …

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