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Russia opens new Stalin museums, grapples with his legacy

KHOROSHEVO, Russia (AP) — A bust of Josef Stalin stands on the front lawn of a house-turned-museum in this small village, where the Soviet leader is …

LHC Experiment Hints at Possibility of New Particle

The biggest particle accelerator in the world might have found a hint of an entirely new fundamental particle — or it might be seeing ghosts.<p>But even if it turns out to be nothing, particle physicists have written a spate of studies to coincide with the new experimental results, proposing different …

The US and China just had a revealing diplomatic row over military flights in the South China Sea

As The Wall Street Journal reported on December 18, China submitted a formal diplomatic complaint to the US embassy in Beijing over a US B-52 flight within 2 nautical miles of the Cuarteron Reef, located in the South China Sea's disputed Sprately Islands.<p>The complaint itself reveals a hazardous …

Will Smith: Movie 'Concussion' touches raw nerve for NFL

<b>(CNN) —</b> By now, even the most casual NFL fans are aware that head injuries are a serious cause for concern in the sport. But this Christmas the Hollywood blockbuster "Concussion" is set to spread that message to the masses.<p>"I probably won't be getting my free Super Bowl tickets this year," said …

Broncos shut down Manning in Friday practice | Reuters

(Reuters) - The Denver Broncos had already ruled injured quarterback Peyton Manning out of Sunday’s game against Pittsburgh, but the news that he could not practice on Friday casts further doubt on when he might return to NFL action.<p>Denver Broncos quarterback Brock Osweiler (17) attempts a pass …

The 10 best films of 2015

From two outstanding documentaries to a pair of blockbuster spinoffs we never knew we needed, critic Owen Gleiberman picks the finest cinema had to offer.

Mad Max

Dark Slope Streaks

<b>Context image</b><p>Numerous dark streaks are visible on the inner rim of this unnamed crater. These features may be formed by movement of material …

Live Science

Menacing Jaws<p>A jaw full of 5-inch, knife-edged teeth let this newly unearthed ichthyosaur, called <i>Thalattoarchon saurophagis</i>, tear into prey its same …

Here's What Happens To Your Brain And Body If You Don't Sleep

You’ll be pleased to hear that science has got your back if you want an excuse to get more sleep. There are many health effects linked to a lack of …