Francisco Vega

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China plans to be the first to land on the dark side of the moon

The Pink Floyd album aside, the “dark” side of the moon is not <i>actually</i> dark—it receives just as much sunlight as the hemisphere of the moon that we can see from Earth. It’s “dark,” because it’s mysterious, as it has never been explored by humans before.<p>Until now, that is. Wu Weiren, the chief …

Space Science

Call of Duty increases risk of Alzheimer's disease

University of Montreal study finds video game players navigate the screen using a key area of the brain<p>Millions of boys could be at increased risk of Alzheimer's disease and other mental illnesses in later life through playing action video games such as <b>Call of Duty</b> or <b>Assassin's Creed</b>, according to …

Alzheimer's Disease

RM-Sotheby's Villa Erba Sale This Week: Interesting Picks

Villa Erba on Lake Como is a gorgeous backdrop for RM’s upcoming May 23rd sale of high end vintage exotica, four examples of which we’ve chosen as …

Linkin Park: Rock band by night, venture capitalists by day

Linkin Park disrupted the music industry and emerged as one of the most popular rock bands on the planet. Now it's plotting to rock the tech world -- as venture capitalists.<p>Linkin Park recently launched Machine Shop Ventures, a VC firm that's searching for startups that can shake up consumer-facing …

Venture Capital

Rosenthal: New York Yankees acquire RHP Brandon McCarthy from Diamondbacks

The New York Yankees acquired help for their depleted rotation on Sunday by acquiring veteran right-hander Brandon McCarthy from Arizona.<p>The …

Los Angeles Angels