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Elon Musk Takes His Fight Right to Chris Christie

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>Tesla Motors chief Elon Musk has some choice words for New Jersey Governor Chris Christie over new …

Tesla

Federal Chief Of Academic Integrity In Science Quits Due To 'Remarkable Dysfunction'

The job is probably about as thankless as you might imagine.<p>David Wright, the man in charge of investigating claims of scientific misconduct for the federal government, quit after only two years out of frustration with the “remarkably dysfunctional” federal bureaucracy, <i>Science _magazine reports.</i> …

Gay rights groups press Obama for anti-discrimination order

WASHINGTON— PresidentObamaworked successfully to end discrimination against gays in the military and moved swiftly to implement a Supreme Court ruling protecting married gay couples from federal discrimination.<p>But gay rights advocates are upset about something he has not done that they say he could …

LGBTQ

Government approves medical marijuana research

WASHINGTON — The Obama administration handed backers of<p>medical marijuanaa significant victory Friday, opening the way for aUniversity of Arizonaresearcher to examine whether pot can help veterans cope with post-traumatic stress, a move that could lead to broader studies into potential benefits of …

Cannabis

Surprising Science Experiment Backs 5-Second Rule For Dropped Food

If you’ve ever consumed food after dropping it on floor and then wondered what sorts of diseases you might be contracting, here’s a new study that may put your mind at ease (or not). New research out of Aston University in the U.K. finds that there may be some truth to the old wives’ tale, often …

Canada's Inuit face human trafficking fears | Canada

Inuit families sell their babies online, pimp out their daughters and turn a blind eye to human trafficking.<p>These are some of the claims made by Canadian consultant Helen Roos in a 159-page report released in November 2013, that presents anecdotal evidence of sexual abuse and human trafficking in …