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SpaceX nails first of two rocket launches in just four days

The company successfully launched a Falcon 9 rocket Friday, with another planned for Monday. SpaceX has been ramping up its pace for the long road to Mars and beyond.<p>It's a busy weekend for Elon Musk's rocket company, SpaceX, which launched 10 satellites aboard a Falcon 9 rocket Friday morning, …

Space Travel

Escort Says Audio Recordings Show Russian Meddling in U.S. Election

BANGKOK — A Belarusian escort with close ties to a powerful Russian oligarch said from behind bars in Bangkok on Monday that she had more than 16 hours of audio recordings that could help shed light on Russian meddling in United States elections.<p>The escort, Anastasia Vashukevich, said she would …

Russia

Research Shows Magic Mushrooms Can Offer Real Benefits in Depression Therapy

Mindblowing.<p>A review of the research on combining therapy with the psychoactive component from magic mushrooms has concluded it's not only a safe and …

Magic Mushrooms

Psychiatrist Bandy Lee: “We have an obligation to speak about Donald Trump’s mental health issues. . . . Our survival as a species may be at stake”

“Malignant reality is taking hold” in American politics, says shrink who held conference on Trump’s mental health<p>President Donald Trump is a clear and present danger to the United States and the world.<p>He has reckless disregard for democracy and its foundational principles. Trump is also an …

Mental Health

Giving young blood to older animals raises tantalizing possibilities for people

Dracula may have been on to something. It wasn’t just blood, but the blood of youth that was the secret to staying alive for centuries.<p>The rejuvenating effect of young blood has been demonstrated in strange, draculoid experiments first done 150 years ago. Two genetically compatible animals, one …

Biomarkers

Zuckerberg shows off Jarvis, his smart home AI

The Facebook CEO built artificial intelligence software to dim his lights and see who's at the door. He even tried using it to help him get dressed.<p>Mark Zuckerberg has to be feeling a little bit like Tony Stark right now.<p>The Facebook CEO said Monday that he's finished building his version of …

Artificial Intelligence

Bill Ackman's protégé just released a brutal letter eviscerating Buffalo Wild Wings

Mick McGuire, the founder and CEO of Marcato Capital Management who has been called a Bill Ackman "protégé," released a letter to James Damian, the chairman of Buffalo Wild Wing's board of directors, on Wednesday.<p>The letter, accompanied by a presentation that the hedge fund shared with the chain in …

Markets

Bill Clinton Gets Into 30-Minute Debate With A 24-Year-Old Bernie Fan

“You have cherry-picked facts, which contradict the truth.”<p>SANTA FE, N.M. — Five different times, aides tried to drag him away from the booth where Josh Brody, a 24-year-old supporter of Bernie Sanders, was holding forth about all that had gone wrong in the 1990s: welfare, NAFTA, Wall Street.<p>"Other …

Government

How to build a time machine, from a university math professor

Every now and again, we all indulge in dreams about traveling in time. Wouldn’t it be wonderful to return to that specific point in the past to change a bad decision or relive an experience—those halcyon days of childhood, that night you won an Oscar—or to zip ahead to see how things turn out in …

Physics

How Europeans became tall and fair-skinned 8,500 years ago

When agriculture arrived in Europe some 8,500 years ago, humans didn’t simply adapt their lifestyles and eating habits, but also their genes.<p>Researchers, led by geneticist David Reich at Harvard Medical School, analyzed the DNA of 230 ancient humans who lived between 3,000 and 8,500 years ago and …

Anthropology