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'Sometimes I laugh at this farce': six writers on life behind bars in Turkey

Six persecuted writers describe the mental and physical toll of living in the country that jails more journalists than any other<p>Ahmet Şık<b>Age</b> 46<b>Profession</b> Author, investigative journalist and trade unionist<b>Charge</b> Terrorist propaganda<b>Time behind bars</b> Four months and counting, and one year and one …

Time I

As repression deepens, Turkish artists and intellectuals fear the worst

After last year's failed coup, Turkey's massive crackdown on civil society is entering its eighth month. Here's why artists and intellectuals feel …

North Africa

Elon Musk doubles down on universal basic income: 'It's going to be necessary'

Universal basic income is a system in which all citizens receive a standard amount of money each month to cover basic expenses like food, rent, and clothes.<p>On Monday, Musk doubled down on his initial support for the concept.<p>"I think we'll end up doing universal basic income," Musk told the crowd at …

Income Inequality

Top Best 5 wind generator kit for sale 2016

What is the best wind generator kit out there in the market? Want to install a small wind turbine?<p>What is the price range you are looknig for when …

China’s Human CRISPR Tests Could Start a "Biomedical Duel”

A Chinese team became the first to test CRISPR gene editing on a human.<p>Chinese scientists just became the first team to test CRISPR gene editing on a …

Genetics

16 giant infrastructure projects that could reshape the world

Take the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau Bridge, which will link three major Chinese cities in the country's quest to bring 42 million people together. Or Norway's plan to build the world's first fully-submerged floating tunnel to cut travel times between fjords in half.<p>Those efforts and many others …

Skyscrapers

MAKE THE MOST OF THE IPHONE 6 WITH THESE 30 ESSENTIAL TRICKS AND TIPS

Life is hard enough without having to factor in modern technology. The iPhone 6 and 6 Plus are two of the most lauded and intuitive smartphones to …

8 tweaks to make good-for-you foods even better

<b>By Cara Rosenbloom,</b> <i>The Washington Post</i><p>I find it fascinating to see the depth of information that researchers can learn about the food we eat. Beyond …

Nutrition

The 20 College Majors With The Highest Starting Salaries

Choosing a major is a complex decision, often a tug-of-war between personal interests and financial prospects. Recently there has been a heightened focus on colleges’ financial return on investment. Parents sometimes put pressure on their kids to choose majors that lead to lucrative careers, and …

Employment

Here are 25 habits that psychologists have linked with happiness

It's the little things.<p>Some habits just seem to have the power to lift your spirits.<p>Whether it's taking a few minutes to dive deep into your favorite …

Happiness

For Alzheimer’s Prevention, Do These Three Things

New research identifies three key lifestyle factors that seem to be linked with reduced protein buildups associated with Alzheimer’s.<p>Eating a healthy …

Dementia

How to survive a global disaster: a handy guide

Whether it’s a natural disaster, bioterrorist attack or pandemic, experts reckon society as we know it will collapse within 13 days of a catastrophic event. So what do you do next?<p>On 22 June, 2001, Tara O’Toole and Thomas Inglesby of the Johns Hopkins Center for Civilian Biodefense Strategies, …

Infinitesimal