April C.

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Scientists used an experimental procedure to bring a man out of a 15-year vegetative state

The 35-year-old car crash survivor was still alive 15 years later—but completely paralyzed and unresponsive. He was in what scientists refer to as a ‘persistent vegetative state.’ After 12 months, most medical professionals consider this type of brain damage irreversible.<p>That was, until, scientists …

Neurophilosophy

Kim Jong Un: 'Deranged' Trump will 'pay dearly' for threat

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, in an extraordinary and direct rebuke, called President Donald Trump "deranged" and said …

Quantum "flashes" could be responsible for the creation of gravity

Quantum Leap<p>Since the mid-twentieth century, two theories of physics have offered powerful yet incompatible models of the physical universe. General …

Salt, energy, metabolic rate, and longevity

EXCLUSIVE: Study Finds Temperature Adjustments Account For ‘Nearly All Of The Warming’ In Climate Data

A new study found adjustments made to global surface temperature readings by scientists in recent years “are totally inconsistent with published and …

Physicists Just Found One of The Forces Holding The World Together Can Also Push It Apart

No, seriously, we really will need to update the textbooks on this one.<p>A type of force that makes molecules briefly stick to one another has been …

Justices Strike Down Law Banning Disparaging Trademarks

WASHINGTON — In a decision likely to bolster the Washington Redskins’ efforts to protect their trademarks, the Supreme Court on Monday ruled that the government may not refuse to register potentially offensive names. A law denying protection to disparaging trademarks, the court said, violated the …

Washington Redskins

You Look Familiar. Now Scientists Know Why.

The brain has an amazing capacity for recognizing faces. It can identify a face in a few thousandths of a second, form a first impression of its owner and retain the memory for decades.<p>Central to these abilities is a longstanding puzzle: how the image of a face is encoded by the brain. Two Caltech …

Merging Black Holes Can Now Be Used To Test Quantum Gravity

During the Archean Eon of planet Earth, when life was figuring out how to harness energy from the Sun, two black holes in a distant galaxy merged with a ripple of gravitational waves. Over the next 2.9 billion years these ripples traversed a vast and empty space, while on Earth a plucky little …

Black Holes

This List Of Attacks Against Conservatives Is Mind Blowing

A wave of liberal rage has marked the last 11 months since the rise and subsequent election of President Donald Trump.<p>Antifa protestors clad in black …

Time Warner CEO Defends Public Theater’s ‘Julius Caesar’ – Variety

Time Warner CEO Jeff Bewkes defended his company’s financial support for New York’s embattled Public Theater on Thursday at the company’s annual …

Time Warner

Starbucks customer says she was bullied for supporting Trump

- On a day when lawmakers from both sides of the aisle in Washington are asking Americans to unite, a loyal Starbucks customer says she was targeted …

Several shots fired at truck flying ‘Make America Great Again’ flag on I-465

Bullet hole in Dodge pickup truck (Photo courtesy of Indiana State Police)<p>×<p>Several shots fired at truck flying ‘Make America Great Again’ flag on …

Sweden: Extremism grows, chiefly radical Islamists.

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — The Swedish security service SAPO says the number of people in Sweden with extremist views has grown to several thousands, …

Scalise critical, shooter ID'd as James Hodgkinson

A gunman believed to be a supporter of former Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders sprayed a hail of bullets at a GOP baseball practice Wednesday morning, critically wounding House Majority Whip Steve Scalise and injuring four others before U.S. Capitol Police took down the …

Don’t Look Now, But…

A thoughtful read!t2gospelWhen 22 people died outside a concert hall in Manchester, England, the media coverage was wall to wall. The cry went up …

Christian church DESTROYED as Chinese police drag worshippers into street and beat them

CHINA AID STOCK/ AFPChinese police demolished a church in a similar incident to May 2016 (pictured)<p>Violence broke out in Shanggiu in Henan province …

TENSE: Police stand between pro-, anti-Sharia sides in NC

Shares 2.7K<p>As a wave of anti-Sharia Law marches take place across the country, Sharia proponents were kept at bay by North Carolina police.<p>Video …

Freedom Daily

MIT Breakthrough Lets Amputees Feel Movement in a Bionic Limb

The low-impact limb replacement is on its way.<p>Being a double-amputee himself, MIT’s High Herr knows a thing or two about the realities of replacement …

Singularity

Second Opinion From Doctor Nets Different Diagnosis 88% Of Time, Study Finds

<b>ROCHESTER, Minn. —</b> When it comes to treating a serious illness, two brains are better than one. A new study finds that nearly 9 in 10 people who go …

Putin tells the world - 'Attacking Syria again? You'll need to get through me': Russian battleship is positioned between US warships and runway hit by Trump's air strike as Vladimir makes his move

• <b>The US military fired more than 50 tomahawk missiles at al-Shayrat military airfield at 8.45pm EDT Thursday</b>• <b><br>Moves comes just hours after Trump said</b> …

British DJ sentenced to jail in Tunisia over dance remix of the Muslim call to prayer

A British DJ has been sentenced to a year in jail by Tunisia for remixing a Muslim call to prayer.<p>Dax J, who was born in London, was charged with public indecency and offending public morality.<p>However, he had already fled the country and issued an apology before the court case.<p>After footage of the …

Tunisia

Firm hired by DNC & relied on by FBI to prove Russia hacking forced to withdraw anti-Russian report

Reported in January, the FBI based its decision that it was the Russians that hacked into the DNC computers on a report commissioned by the DNC and …

Police get search warrant for everyone who Googled Edina resident's name

Internet giant Google is vowing to fight a search warrant demanding that Edina police be able to collect information on any resident who used certain …

Let The 10th Doctor Teach You Einstein's General Relativity in 3 Minutes

Who better to explain space-time?<p>On 14 March 2017, the world celebrated what would have been Albert Einstein's 138th birthday. But while all of us …