Gonzalo Corvera

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The death of truth: how we gave up on facts and ended up with Trump

Trump made 2,140 false or misleading claims during his first year in office – an average of 5.9 a day<p>For decades, objectivity – or even the aim of ascertaining the best available truth – has been falling out of favour<p>Doubt is our product, since it is the best means of competing with the ‘body of …

Fake News

¿Cómo convenció a sus integrantes? ¿Qué les pidió? La historia detrás del gabinete de AMLO

Cuatro personajes cuentan cómo fue que Andrés Manuel López Obrador los convenció para integrarse en su proyecto de gobierno.<p>A algunos los reclutó a …

AMLO pacta con una Fiscalía que Sirva

Revealed: This Is How Much Donald Trump's Tax Plan Will Really Cost You

Donald Trump has released his tax reform plan to the public and there are some astonishing revelations. Aside from the typical trickle-down economic …

Health Care

Trump beats up NATO members in American protection racket

President Trump wants the others to cough up more dough for the <i>“protection”</i> provided to them by the United States. The American leader berated …

Ghostly particle caught in polar ice ushers in new way to look at the universe

If astronomers are right, a ghostly particle that lit up an instrumented swath of ice beneath the South Pole on 22 September last year was a …

Physics

Lunar mystery solved by recovery of lost Apollo mission tapes

<b>(CNN) —</b> NASA's Apollo missions in the 1960s and '70s served not only to land Americans on the lunar surface but to answer key questions about the moon that could be answered only by going there.<p>As often happens, those answers sometimes stirred up more questions -- or, as in this case, an abiding …

Space Exploration

How Sun Tzu Might Approach US Nuclear Strategy

Copy of Sun Tzu's The Art of War commissioned or transcribed by the Qianlong Emperor, from a collection at the University of California, Riverside, …

National Security

Scientists hope test-tube embryos can save near-extinct white rhino | Reuters

LONDON (Reuters) - Scientists have created hybrid embryos from the sperm of near-extinct northern white rhinoceroses in the laboratory, hoping they can ultimately help save the species.<p>The northern white rhino is the world’s most endangered mammal, and its only two living members are a mother and …

Endangered Species

The best things to do in San Luis Potosi, Mexico

<b>(CNN) —</b> Riviera Maya? Already been. Mexico City? Too busy.<p>The state of San Luis Potosi isn't necessarily at the forefront of travelers' minds when they think about visiting Mexico. But that's about to change.<p>San Luis Potosi and its biggest city/capital of the same name (although locals, who are …

Mexico

Horizons mission time-lapse

<b>Title</b> Horizons mission time-lapse – Lightning flashes and aurora<p><b>Released</b>: 01/07/2018<p><b>Length</b> 00:01:11<p><b>Language</b> English<p><b>Footage Type</b> Exterior …

Time-lapse Photography

Horizons mission time-lapse – The dancing aurora

Beautiful from Earth, incredible from space. ESA astronaut Alexander Gerst captured this time-lapse of an aurora just 10 days into his Horizons …

Time-lapse Photography

Einstein's Theory of Gravity Passes Toughest Test to Date

Einstein's theory of general relativity has passed its toughest-ever test with flying colors, a new study reports.<p>General relativity, which the great …

Research

Anthony Kennedy, You Are a Total Disgrace to America

No one expected Kennedy to allow Donald Trump to pick his successor. But he has. And it should forever taint his legacy as a jurist.<p>It’s been a few …

Donald Trump

Google allows third-party developers to access your account data — here's how to disconnect apps you don't trust before they read your mail

The three groups are apps that allow for "Signing in with Google," "Third-party apps with account access," and "Google apps."<p>It's obvious what Google …

Apps

Pejenomics II

Para ser oposición

Lo que le deseo a López Obrador

PREP 2018

Difusores

Las bondades del sistema de representación proporcional

<b>Las bondades del sistema de representación proporcional*</b><p><b>Benefits of the system of proportional representation</b><p><b>Arturo Espinosa Silis**</b><p>** <i>Secretario de</i> …

¡Candidatas y Candidatos, Conóceles!

¿Eres candidata o candidato y quieres publicar tu información?<p>Cuentas con usuario y contraseña, ingresa aquí.<p>Si tienes dudas sobre tu usuario y …

¿Conoces a tus candidatos a diputados y senadores?

Si crees que este 1 de julio sólo se renovará la <b>Presidencia</b> estás en un error: en el plano federal están en juego <b>128 escaños al Senado</b> y <b>500 curules en la Cámara de Diputados</b>.<p>Nueve partidos políticos divididos en tres <b>coaliciones</b> disputan 628 cargos al <b>Congreso de la Unión</b>, para los que se registraron …

Practica, informa y afila tu voto con estas 10 herramientas electorales

Organizaciones, medios e iniciativas ciudadanas han creado herramientas en línea para orientar a los ciudadanos sobre cómo ejercer su voto. Desde …

Kids That Use Portable Music Players More Than Twice as Likely to Have Hearing Loss

According to a newly published study in JAMA Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, children who listen to music through headphones may be at …

Portable

Kate del Castillo o Belinda, ¿secretarias de Cultura si gana López Obrador?

Una noticia claramente falsa, publicada el 10 de junio, señaló que el candidato presidencial Andrés Manuel López Obrador estaría “dispuesto a …

Islamists have fled the battlefield . . . to plot mass murder with a dirty bomb

Extremism

La otra economía (la de “los enojados”)

Yo quiero un México que no se asombre de que gane AMLO, sino que entienda la razón por la cual lo hará.<p>Ese México sería uno, en donde todas las mañanas, además de escuchar a Ciro Gómez Leyva y a Pascal Beltrán del Río decirnos cuántos puntos ha ganado la Bolsa Mexicana de Valores (BMV), los escuche …

Ancient Earth

×<p>This visualization is created and maintained by Ian Webster. See more of my work at ianww.com or email me at ian@dinosaurpictures.org.<p>Plate tectonic …

Earth

Mexico national team: El Tri shows no fear in executing Osorio's game plan and beating Germany

El Tri didn't look at all afraid of the reigning champion as it found success on a counter-attack and defended bravely to open group play with a …