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The Disappearing Doctor: How Mega-Mergers Are Changing the Business of Medical Care

Is the doctor in?<p>In this new medical age of urgent care centers and retail clinics, that’s not a simple question. Nor does it have a simple answer, as primary care doctors become increasingly scarce.<p>“You call the doctor’s office to book an appointment,” said Matt Feit, a 45-year-old screenwriter in …

Health Care

The richest American family hired terrorists to shoot machine guns at sleeping women and children

The Rockefellers took on the striking miners of Ludlow, Colorado but didn’t expect them to fight back<p>The bloody history of the American labor …

This U-2 Spy Plane Pilot Photographed the Northern Lights Up Close

Want to see what the Northern Lights look like up close? Ross Franquemont can show you. A U-2 spy plane pilot by day and a photographer by night, …

Northern Lights

Stephen Hawking’s brilliance in 9 quotes

Hear a track from Ry Cooder’s new album, The Prodigal Son

Released on May 11, it's his first solo LP in six years<p><b>Ry Cooder</b> will release a new album, <b>The Prodigal Son</b>, on May 11. It’s his first solo album …

Game helps players spot 'fake news'

<b>A game designed to help people understand how fake news and conspiracy theories spread online has been created at the University of Cambridge.</b><p>Bad News lets players build a social media following by choosing inflammatory headlines and images to share with their imaginary fans.<p>Players earn …

Fake News

Canada to buy fleet of 30-year-old fighter jets from Australia in snub to US

Canada will purchase a fleet of 30-year-old F/A-18 Hornet fighter jets from Australia amid an escalating trade dispute with the US.<p>Plans to buy a newer fleet of 18 Boeing Super Hornets were ditched after the US imposed an 80% tariff on imports of Bombardier passenger aircraft and Canada will …

Aviation

These striking photos show the secret, strange world of military research and development

An obscure archive reveals the science—and art—behind combat culture<p>In suburban Boston, there is a military base unlike all others. It’s not a …

MAPPED: The world's biggest oil exporters

Despite investment into alternative energies, oil is still the world's most traded commodity. Want to know where it comes from? Here are the world's oil exporters, ranked by revenue and global market share.<p>Top heavy<p>Over 100 countries export crude oil, but the players at the top run the game. Many …

Saudi Arabia

Startling maps show every terrorist attack worldwide over the last 20 years

On October 31, New York saw the deadliest terrorist attack since 11 September 2001, when 29-year-old Sayfullo Saipov drove a truck down a bike lane, …

The Emotionally Intelligent Way for Introverts to Meet New People and Make a Great First Impression

If you find it hard to make small talk with people you don't know, this is the perfect solution -- and best of all, you'll make someone else feel less insecure, too.<p>I walked into a room filled with strangers and immediately became that guy.<p>Confidence is a funny thing. Stick me on a stage in front …

Personality

Watch the US Marines place a temporary bridge across the Colorado River

The US Marines built a temporary bridge across the Colorado River so Light Armored Reconnaissance could cross it. Here's how they did it. Following is a transcript of the video.<p>US Marines built a temporary bridge. Light Armored Reconnaissance (LAR) needed to cross the Colorado River. The 7th …

Colorado River

Winking Owl

isopoly: ““heat map“”

Swiffer ride. [video]

IsoPoly

Tank crushes car packed with explosives in Egypt

An Egyptian tank crew was credited with saving up to 50 people from a car bomb packed with explosives.<p>In the video released by the Egyptian Ministry of Defence, the tank spotted the car racing towards a military checkpoint in North Sinai.<p>It then proceeded to run the car over, which contained four …

An Animated Guide to Nature’s Best Wayfinding Secrets

Learn to navigate with the moon, stars, trees, and more.<p>Tristan Gooley is an expert at what he calls “natural navigation.” In a series of fascinating …

This mixed reality room is so trippy it might leave you questioning reality

THÉORIZ studio is bringing an empty room to life with motion tracking and augmented reality. Projections in the room change as you interact with …

It would've been a good idea to run this pool float design by a woman first

Well, at least it's not absorbent.<p>In the latest of designs that should've been checked before getting manufactured, a pool float has gone viral, …

Amelia Earhart conspiracy: Does this newly discovered photo prove female pilot survived plane crash and was captured by the Japanese?

A newly discovered photograph proves that Amelia Earhart did not die in a plane crash but was captured by the Japanese, experts have claimed 80 years after her disappearance.<p>The photograph was found in a former “top secret” file at the US National Archives and is believed to have been taken in 1937 …

China 'humiliating' the UK by scrapping Hong Kong handover deal, say activists

Pro-democracy leaders say Britain has ‘legal, moral and political responsibility’ to stand up to Beijing<p>Hong Kong democracy activists have accused Chinese president Xi Jinping of “humiliating” the British government by appearing to rubbish the deal that secured the former colony’s return to China …