Cameron Hughes

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Freakout-onomics: Trump and Republicans making every bad economic choice possible

From trade to immigration to debt to income inequality, you'll find Trump, Republicans or both on the wrong side of the facts and the future.<p>Someday President Trump will be gone, along with all of his chaos and sleaze, relatives, cronies and Republican enablers. But they will still be with us in …

Economics

30 years after Prozac arrived, we still buy the lie that chemical imbalances cause depression

Some 2,000 years ago, the Ancient Greek scholar Hippocrates argued that all ailments, including mental illnesses such as melancholia, could be explained by imbalances in the four bodily fluids, or “humors.” Today, most of us like to think we know better: Depression—our term for melancholia—is …

FDA

10 Schools of Philosophy and Why You Should Know Them

There are many famous schools of thought that you have probably heard of, but did you hear the truth or just get a caricature of the idea? <br>Read More

British Philosophy

The modern-day version of a thousand-year-old philosophy can help anyone be more confident

Ever feel like you're not good enough? Something bad happens and your brain plays a YouTube highlight reel of every mistake you've ever made. Your confidence crashes and your self-esteem flatlines.<p>You're not alone. People have been feeling like this as long as there have been people. It's an old …

Self-help

Google is cracking down on apps collecting info they don’t need

Google is rolling out a number of changes designed to protect users on Android. Earlier this week, we reported on new rules that banned apps from displaying ads on your lock screen. These could potentially trick users into downloading unwanted software or sharing data that they don’t want to. Now, …

A.I. bots just dropped a black metal album that will make your head explode

We tend to think of robots as suitable for repetitious and mundane mechanical tasks, and that creative endeavors like art or music are things only …

Exploding binary stars will light up the sky in 2022

Stellar collisions are an amazingly rare thing. According to our best estimates, such events only occur in our galaxy (within globular clusters) once …

A telescope 100X stronger than Hubble will unveil parts of the cosmos we've never seen

A Closer Look<p>The Space Telescope Science Institute (STScI) has detailed the 13 proposals that will comprise the initial set of scientific …

Telescopes

Astrophysicist claims time travel could be possible – but with one catch

<b>Time travel has been the holy grail of science for centuries but it could finally be within our grasp.</b><p>There is just one problem, we might not be able …

Are our dreams trying to tell us something – or should we sleep on it?

Night after night, elaborately crazy stories plant themselves in your mind through no choice of your own. Don’t tell me something intriguing isn’t going on<p>What are dreams for? It’s one of those bottomless questions where the answer tells you mainly about the person doing the answering. Those who …

Consciousness