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New York Times To Run Ad From Marijuana Company

U.S. news<p>A week after the New York Times called for the legalization of marijuana in an editorial, a full-page ad for a company that helps marijuana users find the drug will appear in its pages.<p>In an ad in Sunday's edition of the paper, Seattle-based Privateer Holdings features its medical …

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The Foster Dad Whose Daughter Died In A Hot Car Was Smoking Weed

Jackson was charged with first- and second-degree murder after his foster daughter died July 24 in a car outside his Wichita home. Shortly after the girl died, police said Jackson had "somehow forgotten" the girl, who sat in the car for two hours on a day that reached 90 degrees.<p>Jackson had been …

Scientists create see-through mouse and rat bodies

Researchers have created see-through mice and rats using a new technique for so-called tissue clearing.<p>In a paper published Thursday in the journal Cell, a California Institute of Technology professor and her colleagues said they had turned a dead mouse transparent in a week's time, while a rat …

New Mars Rover Will Have Lasers, X-Ray Vision, And More

Curiosity is about to get a kick-butt little brother<p>The Curiosity rover (or Mars Science Laboratory, as NASA wonks call it) has been an immensely successful mission so far. Though it landed on Mars less than two years ago, the SUV-sized rover has detected evidence that the Red Planet was once warm …

'Africa should stop blaming history for its economic problems' – is Obama right?

US president tells leaders to take responsibility for poverty and under-development rather than blaming colonialism. What do you think of his remarks?<p>Barack Obama has told African leaders to stop “making excuses” for ongoing economic problems in their countries, and to look for solutions within …

Microsoft pits Siri against Cortana in new Windows Phone 8.1 ad

Microsoft is focusing on Apple’s Siri digital assistant in one of the first Windows Phone 8.1 commercials. It’s another return to the Mac vs. PC war, as Microsoft chooses to mock Siri in an effort to showcase Cortana for the first time. The new commercial sees an iPhone 5S pitted against a low-end …

Archaeologists discover ancient astronomy lab in northern Peru

Stone altar engraved with astronomical symbols is 3,500-4,000 years old. The archaeological complex of Licurnique, located four hours from Olmos …

Revolutionary "Superman" Memory Crystals Can Store Data Virtually Forever

While most of us are just getting used to the idea of 3D printing, scientists are already working on technological marvels that operate two …

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