Robert D. Scofield

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Trumpcare will see some Americans lose health coverage because... 'freedom'

Years ago, when Republicans tried to weaponize the term "Obamacare," Barack Obama smiled that big toothy, socialist smile of his and neutralized it …

Health Care

FOX FLOAT 34 RHYTHM FORK TEST | Mountain Bike Action Magazine

Mountain Bike Action is a monthly magazine devoted to all things mountain biking (yes, that’s 12 times a year because we never take a month off of …

The True Story of Betty Boop (and Why She's Still a Beauty Icon Today)

Boop-Oop-a-Doop! Editors and red-lipstick fans are freaking out over the launch of the M.A.C. Betty Boop lipstick (on sale today), which comes right on the heels of the announcement that Zac Posen is releasing a Betty Boop dress collection in a new shade called Betty Boop Red by Pantone. (The …

Cyndi Lauper

Humans Can Now "Print" Genetic Code and Engineer Life

We have learned how to manipulate the code of life. Why this hasn’t received more attention is beyond me.<p>Synthetic Biology is a multidisciplinary …

Elon Musk: Automation Will Force Governments to Introduce Universal Basic Income

Recently, Elon Musk had the chance to share his thoughts on universal basic income (UBI) at the World Government Summit in Dubai. At the Summit, Musk …

Artificial Intelligence

Watch the Moment Donald Trump Became President of the United States

Donald Trump was sworn in as the 45th President of the United States on Friday morning during his inauguration ceremony.<p>The oath of office was …

Donald Trump

Tesla Reorganizes Global Sales Team After Missing Targets

Electric car maker Tesla Motors Inc (TSLA) is reorganizing its regional sales teams after missing sales targets in 2014 and will reassign its global sales chief once it appoints new executives to run local operations, the company said on Friday.<p>In a statement, Tesla said it will appoint three …

Jordan to execute Isil prisoner immediately in response to pilot burned alive by jihadists

Sajida al-Rishawi and another Isil jihadist executed at dawn in response to murder of Jordanian hostage pilot Lt Moaz Kasaesbeh<p>Jordan has executed a female failed suicide bomber and another jihadist in retaliation for the killing of its hostage pilot, Lt Moaz Kasaesbeh, after pictures were posted …

BMW R90/6 Custom

Reading time: about 2 minutes.<p>BMW<br>• Custom<br>• Motorcycles<br>• Retro<br>• Vintage<p>The BMW R90/6 was introduced in 1974 alongside the R90S – a motorcycle that would go on …

Triumph Bonneville T100 by Bunker

Our most recent Top 5 feature showed just how versatile Triumph’s Bonneville is as a custom platform. The venerable Bonny makes for as good a flat tracker as it does a café-racer–so it’s easy to forget what a fine looking motorcycle it actually is in stock trim.<p>This 2013 Triumph Bonneville T100 …

Sketching

The Musket Royal Enfield V-Twin

Reading time: about 3 minutes.<p>Design<br>• Engineering<br>• Motorcycles<br>• Retro<p>The Musket is the motorcycle that Royal Enfield should be building – or at very least …

Motorcycles

MLB hopes promotion sells tickets

NEW YORK -- As the baseball season approaches, Major League Baseball and Match.com are focusing on singles.<p>The online dating service announced …

Baseball

Dyson wants to build domestic robots that 'see and think' like we do

The British company invested £5 million in a robotic vision lab in London<p>Is Dyson readying its own take on the autonomous Roomba vacuum cleaner? The British appliance company has invested £5 million pounds (about $8.2 million dollars) in a new robotic vision laboratory at Imperial College in …

Why robot sex could be the future of life on earth

If self-replicating machines are the next stage of human evolution, should we start worrying?<p>When René Descartes went to work as tutor of young Queen Christina of Sweden, his formidable student allegedly asked him what could be said of the human body. Descartes answered that it could be regarded as …

This bionic arm could help amputees regain a true sense of touch

Advertisement<p>5 Comments<p>Credit: EPFL<p>Researchers at the Swiss Federal Institute in Lausanne and Sant’Anna School of Advanced Studies in Italy report …

Could arthritis drug combat Alzheimer's?

Alzheimer's affects 35 million people worldwide and billions have been spent on research – to little avail. But an unconventional approach based on a 30-year-old evolutionary theory might provide a way forward<p>At the beginning of next year, Clive Holmes will attempt to do something remarkable. But …

New Medical Device Treats Epilepsy With A Well-Timed Zap

Imagine a tiny computer embedded under your scalp that's constantly tracking your brain activity and zapping you when it senses something awry.<p>That might sound like science fiction, but a medical device that does that was just approved by the Food and Drug Administration as an option for people …

How It Works: A 3-D Printer For Liver Tissue

The first commercial 3-D bioprinter, Organovo's NovoGen MMX Bioprinter, is manufacturing functional liver tissues that will soon help biochemists test new drugs. Here’s a look at the printing process.<p><b>Step 1</b>: Engineers load one syringe with a bio-ink (A) made up of spheroids that each contain tens …