Fifty years after the first close-up images of Mars, Rosa Silverman speaks to the science writer who believes there will be life on Mars before the 21st century ends The human race was able to view the
A new book showcases the magnificent micro-world Science Is Beautiful, a new book by Colin Salter, is a compilation of images that show what the human body looks like under a microscope. With an artistic
You can do a lot with just a little space. A well-designed kitchen has minimal clutter and maximum efficiency. Whether you're redecorating or totally remodeling, here are the best ideas for small spaces.
Australian surgeons have successfully transplanted “dead” hearts into patients for the first time – a groundbreaking procedure with the potential to significantly boost the supply of donor organs. The
Here's Why 'The Internet Of Things' Will Be Huge, And Drive Tremendous Value For People And Businesses
Estimates for Internet of Things or IoT market value are massive, since by definition the IoT will be a diffuse layer of devices, sensors, and computing power that overlays entire consumer, business-to-business,
Great white shark attacks are on the rise, says an expert. But there are ways to reduce risk. 4 Minute Read The attack of a 40-year-old swimmer by a great white shark in southern California on Saturday
For chimps, social skills and spatial understanding run in the family. 3 Minute Read Chimpanzees and other great apes are known for their intelligence: They can learn words, play with objects, and even
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Russian President Vladimir Putin said Friday he hoped for better ties with the United States in a July Fourth message to his U.S. counterpart, Barack Obama. The Independence Day wishes come at a time relations
WASHINGTON -- After holding a hearing to air their concerns over college football players unionizing, congressional Republicans took their opposition to the idea a step further on Thursday, filing a brief
President Obama has topped predecessor George W. Bush in another poll, but not one he would like. In a new Quinnipiac University Poll, 33% named Obama the worst president since World War II, and 28% put
From his criticism of the Federal Reserve to his mean libertarian streak, Sen. Rand Paul is certainly his father's son. But on the issue of Israel, the Kentucky Republican falls far from the tree. Or least,
First ladies typically avoid getting into public scraps, but Michelle Obama has jumped into perhaps her biggest battle yet. She's fighting a House Republican effort to soften a central part of her prized
Hillary Clinton is in the UK promoting Hard Choices, her new memoir, and took questions from Sarah Silverman, Owen Jones, Alan Rusbridger and Arianna Huffington. Watch the full interview here via our channel.
The Supreme Court led by Chief Justice John G. Roberts Jr. showed again this year that it is playing a long game, writing opinions that move the law in small but steady steps in a conservative direction.
Abraham Lincoln, Barack Obama (AP/Alexander Gardner/Pablo Martinez Monsivais/Salon) July 5, 2014 8:00PM (UTC) Eleven-score and 18 years ago, our forefathers brought forth on this continent – OK, they our
My Family's Fight for Civil Rights; Simon Mayo Drivetime; With Great Pleasure: Terry Wogan – radio review
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President Barack Obama used a July 4 naturalization ceremony to vow that he’ll keep fighting for comprehensive immigration reform. “I’m going to keep doing everything I can to make our immigration system
The State Department confirmed Saturday that American citizen Tariq Khdeir is being held by Israeli authorities in Jerusalem and called for an investigation into reports he was severely beaten while in
The Department of Health and Human Services is allowing members of Congress to visit a Texas immigration detention center amid growing concerns about access to such facilities housing the recent surge
The standoff over the housing of immigrant detainees in Murrieta grew Friday as protesters on both sides of the issue stood their ground. Hundreds of people gathered on the road to the federal processing
Conversations intercepted by the National Security Agency are far more likely to have taken place between ordinary Internet users than legally targeted terror suspects, according to a published report.
Russian President Vladimir Putin called for improved U.S.-Russian relations in a congratulatory July 4th message to President Barack Obama released Friday. “Mr. Putin said that he hopes that ties between
An immigration standoff in the Riverside County city of Murrieta - where hundreds blocked buses full of Central American child and adult detainees this week and chanted, "Send them back!" at a town hall