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USS Carl Vinson heads to Korean peninsula, but does North Korea have the forces to deter US military action? - IBTimes India

The country's media mouthpiece claims the country is ready for a war with the US, and with the SG1's flagship the USS Carl Vinson headed for their …

How Trump's Syria strike could spiral into World War III

While I strongly disagree with President Trump's decision to launch a cruise missile strike in response to the chemical weapons attack that occurred …

Hubble just spotted something massive coming out of Uranus

The Hubble space telescope has spotted a huge shimmering region on Uranus – and it’s caused by powerful bursts of solar wind.<p>No giggling at the back, …

The Exclusive Gap Between PS4 And Xbox One Has Become A Canyon

That was the forlorn text I got from my friend yesterday after reviews went live for Guerrilla’s new open-world game, and it was deemed a must-buy by most, myself included.<p>Given that it’s a new IP, I wouldn’t blame someone not in the industry bubble for failing to realize that <i>Horizon</i> was a PS4 …

Sea of Thieves

Ace Combat 7 Might Be The First Amazing PSVR Game; Looks Incredible in New Gameplay Video

So Far, So Good For Ace Combat 7<p>As of today, Ace Combat 7 is a PS4 exclusive but last month we told you how the developers are not closing the doors …

Harvard Scientists Think They've Pinpointed The Physical Source of Consciousness

Is this where awareness lives?<p>Scientists have struggled for millennia to understand human consciousness - the awareness of one's existence. Despite …

Consciousness

Entertainment - MarketWatch.com

The U.S. remains the top destination for people in Latin America, the Caribbean and sub-Saharan Africa.<p>9:29 a.m. Today9:29 a.m. July 1, 2018<p>‘Listen …

Has Social Media Killed Free Speech?

Two weeks ago the Wall Street Journal revealed that Facebook had last December considered banning Donald Trump from its network for violations of its content standards and that founder Mark Zuckerberg had intervened to prevent the ban, arguing that banning a presidential candidate in the midst of …

Social Media

Don't Expect New Xbox Console Every Two Years, Exec Says

Microsoft's new Xbox device, Project Scorpio, comes out in 2017, just fours years after the Xbox One came out in 2013. That's a relatively short window of time when compared to historical trends. In an interview with Game Informer, Spencer was asked if, in the future, after Scorpio, Microsoft would …

PS4 Pro

Entertainment - MarketWatch.com

Sexual assault scandals have changed the movie business—and even influenced Harry Potter.<p>12:15 a.m. Today12:15 a.m. June 28, 2018<p>This man says he …

Not OK, Google

At its hardware launch event in San Francisco yesterday, Alphabet showed the sweeping breadth of its ambition to own consumers’ personal data, as computing continues to accelerate away from static desktops and screens, coalescing into a cloud of connected devices with the potential to generate far …

Google Assistant

The wait for Nintendo's next console is testing the company's most passionate fans

In the world of video games, nothing is quite as tantalizing as the prospects of new devices to play your games on. With any company, there's always an air of mystery whenever a new console is in the works.<p>Is this the one that will change everything? Will it flop and be a horrible joke for five …

Retrogaming

Putin is planning to reincarnate the KGB

Russian President Vladimir Putin, according to <i>Kommersant</i>, is planning a major overhaul of the country's security services. The Russian daily reported that the idea of the reforms is to merge the Foreign Intelligence Service, or SVR, with the Federal Security Service, or FSB, which keeps an eye on …

Russia

You Won't Believe the Question This Reporter Asked Hillary Clinton?

It isn’t “don’t you find being so perfect and awesome a dreadful burden?” but it is damned close.<p>In the same interview where Hillary Clinton accused, …

Entertainment - MarketWatch.com

This man says he tried to find the son he fathered in his teens, but his son found him and discovered he was loaded.<p>8:45 a.m. July 4, 2018<p>This man …

Guess What’s Really Behind The EpiPen Price Spike

Recently when the EpiPen­­­ was the epicenter of the pharmaceutical pricing controversy, the media and politicians predictably painted maker Mylan …

Taking a ban on Confederate flag displays to an absurd extreme

When California legislators passed a law two years ago banning state government from selling or displaying Confederate flags, the measure seemed silly and not particularly meaningful.<p>The ancient and offensive battle flag of the Confederacy was not flown regularly, if ever, on state property. And …

Aliens may have sent a ‘strong message’ from deep in space, scientists claim

A new signal has been found deep in space that could come from alien life.<p>The community of astronomers and scientists who scan the skies with …

How Obama Divides America

At the funeral service for five slain Dallas cops, Barack Obama delivered another one of his needlessly politicized lectures. As is customary these …

The Hague Has Ruled against China. Time to Enforce It.

Today’s ruling of the UNCLOS Arbitral Tribunal on the territorial disputes between the Philippines and China offers two paths forward for China, and …

The Left Wants to Ban Old People from Voting

Some dark new twists to voting-booth demographics.<p>Since the U.K. voted to leave the EU, there has been a torrent of angry progressives demanding old …

U.S. Dept. of Education

WikiLeaks rolls out archive of over 1,200 ‘Clinton Iraq War’ emails

The now-infamous whistleblowing website has published an archive of what is said to be over 1,200 of Hillary Clinton's private emails pertaining to …

How a Second Brexit Referendum Would Kill the EU

<i>Liubomir K. Topaloff is an associate professor of political science at the School of Political Science and Economics at Meiji University.</i><p>The Brexit …

Gun control isn't the answer. We already know how to stop the violence

It's a vast understatement to say that the U.S. is at a political impasse when it comes to gun violence in this country. And like all good impasses, …

The Thucydides Trap: Are the U.S. and China Headed for War?

In 12 of 16 past cases in which a rising power has confronted a ruling power, the result has been bloodshed.<p>When Barack Obama meets this week with Xi Jinping during the Chinese president’s first state visit to America, one item probably won’t be on their agenda: the possibility that the United …

Geopolitics

How The Majorana Fermion Might Change The World

Chinese scientists won a major victory recently, by proving that the Majorana fermion — a particle we’ve found tantalizing hints of for years — genuinely exists. This discovery has huge implications for quantum computing, and it might change the world. But how?<p>What Is A Majorana Fermion?<p>A Majorana …

Vladimir Putin says David Cameron's claims about Russia's pro-Brexit stance 'have no basis and never did'

Vladimir Putin has contested David Cameron’s claim that he supports the UK’s exit from the EU - saying the Prime Minister's statements were a ploy to …

Britain’s Welcome Revival of Nationhood

Britons voted to reclaim their history and national identity.<p>The Leave campaign won the referendum on withdrawing Britain from the European Union …

Europe

Why do only some people get Goosebumps when listening to music?

The role of personality<p>Results from the personality test showed that the listeners who experienced frisson also scored high for a personality trait …

Psychology