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Let The 10th Doctor Teach You Einstein's General Relativity in 3 Minutes

Who better to explain space-time?<p>On 14 March 2017, the world celebrated what would have been Albert Einstein's 138th birthday. But while all of us …

Physics

How President Trump Can Shape Space Exploration

President Donald Trump has a chance to make a historic mark on NASA science and the future of space exploration in general, experts say.<p>Many of …

Space Science

The Case for Going to Venus

David Grinspoon looked as if someone had died. It was January 2017, and the astrobiologist had just received bad news.<p>NASA had recently announced the …

Entertainment - MarketWatch.com

Producer and documentarian Alex Gibney and whistleblower Dan David speak with MarketWatch about Chinese reverse mergers and short-selling.<p>4:02 p.m. …

Mergers & Acquisitions

Sugar industry paid scientists to play down role of sweet food in heart disease

The sugar industry sponsored research to downplay the role of sugar and promote fat as the key cause of heart disease, a report has …

Suicide bomber who killed 54 at wedding in Turkey 'might not have been a child'

The suicide bomb attack at a wedding party in Turkey in which at least 54 people were killed might not have been carried out by a child, Turkish …

Isis brainwashed three-year-old boy to kill for terror group, says mother

A mother who was captured by Isis has told how her son was brainwashed to kill for the terror group from the age of three.<p>The woman, who has since …

One out of five children have mental illness, and schools often don't help

SPARTANBURG, S.C. — On a hot summer day last month, Sydney, 15, and Laney, 8, were enjoying their last two weeks of freedom before school started. …

Mental Health

West Virginia Cop Fired For Choosing Not To Shoot Man

Stephen Mader (left), Ronald D. Williams Jr. and his son (right)<p>A former police officer in Weirton, West Virginia just revealed to local news sources …

Crime

Muslim woman set on fire in Midtown New York

Police in New York City are searching for a man suspected of setting fire to a traditionally dressed Muslim woman in a Midtown shopping area, <i>Reuters</i> …

Ninety per cent of migrants and refugees crossing Sahara in hope of reaching Europe have witnessed death, torture and beatings

Ninety per cent of refugees and migrants crossing the Sahara in the hope of reaching Europe have seen fellow migrants murdered, beaten or drop dead of exhaustion during their nightmarish journeys, a humanitarian organisation said on Tuesday.<p>Doctors for Human Rights, an Italian humanitarian group, …

Smoking marijuana daily can help lower body mass, study finds

The next diet fad to replace Atkins and South Beach might just be to smoke weed every day.<p>In a University of Miami study recently published in the Journal of Mental Health Policy and Economics, researchers examined the link between marijuana use and Body Mass Index (BMI) and found that daily pot …

Cannabis

Transgender man sues Indiana over citizenship requirement for legal name change

Photo: Famartin, via Wikimedia Commons.<p>A transgender man who has been granted asylum in the United States is suing over an Indiana state law that …

Oregon Man Hangs Effigy of Hillary Clinton Alongside Interstate

On 12 September 2016, local media in Oregon reported that a man from the small city of Sutherlin, north of Medford, had hung an image of Hillary …

Government