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Quantum Physics May Be Even Spookier Than You Think

A new experiment hints at surprising hidden mechanics of quantum superpositions

Quantum Physics

The Final Version of the G.O.P. Tax Bill Is a Corrupt, Cruel, Budget-Busting Hairball

Grant the Republican Party leaders one thing: their tactics in passing their hugely unpopular tax bill have been consistent—consistently evasive. A few weeks ago, the Senate version of the bill was passed in the middle of the night. This weekend, the final iteration of the legislation was made …

How To Retire At 63 With Only Half A Million

How to retire is one of the most pressing issues of the day. Countless readers have turned to Seeking Alpha to handle the challenges that face …

Investing

Trump and the Paris Agreement: What Just Happened?

The United States affirmed it’s definitely leaving the treaty—but not yet.<p>On Friday afternoon, the Trump administration struck an unusually Augustinian tone as it continued to withdraw from the Paris Agreement on climate change. We’re definitely, completely, undoubtedly leaving the accord, said the …

Trump Administration

Physicists Have Captured the First Spectral Fingerprints of Antimatter

Antihydrogen<p>It’s been about nine months since a team of CERN researchers succeeded in their goal of measuring the spectrum of light emitted from …

5 must-read articles about conversational user interface

Since starting to work on a digital team in January, I have been devouring articles about tech trends. A topic that keeps popping up is …

Machine Learning with JavaScript : Part 1

And you thought it wasn’t easy<p><i>This is Part 1 of the ongoing series</i> Machine Learning with JavaScript<i>. Here’s</i> Part 2.<p>JAVASCRIPT?! Shouldn’t I be using …

3 Dividend Stocks That Should Pay You for the Rest of Your Life

These three companies -- and their dividend payments -- are as stable as they come.<p>If you're looking to buy a dividend stock for the long haul, a …

Robert Reich: Trump voters realize the hard way that the president can’t follow through

He said he’d repeal Obamacare and replace it with something “wonderful.” You bought it, but then he didn’t do it<p>1. President Donald Trump said he wouldn’t bomb Syria. You bought it. Then he bombed Syria.<p>2. He said he’d build a wall along the border with Mexico. You bought it. Now his secretary of …

3 Top Medical Device Stocks for Growth Investors

Looking for high growth? Check out medical device stocks Align Technology, Edwards Lifesciences, and Intuitive Surgical.<p>Many medical device stocks …

Trump and taxes: Back to drawing board, seeks GOP consensus

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump has scrapped the tax plan he campaigned on and is going back to the drawing board in a search for Republican …

Watch Tucker Carlson Lose It After Bill Nye Takes Him To School On Climate Change

Following his Facebook Live chat with Bernie Sanders yesterday, during which he made some pretty depressing predictions regarding the continued effects of climate change, Bill Nye was invited onto Fox News to discuss the subject with Tucker Carlson. Unfortunately, this conversation was not nearly …

come code with us

For over 25 years Microsoft has been focused on bringing the developer community together with tech leaders like Bill Gates and Satya Nadella — at …

5 free online classes to improve your financial literacy

Education has become a personal finance issue of late, with countless Millennials deep in student loan debt. But thanks to massively open online courses (MOOCs), you can learn—whether about money or music or marketing—for free.<p>Sometimes there is a fee for graded coursework, but you can still access …

Personal Finance

Startup investing for the little guy

<b>In the old days, an investor hoping to get in on the ground floor of the next Google GOOG, -0.08% or Facebook FB, +0.53% had a couple of options:</b> …

Top 4 Marijuana Stocks to Watch | Investopedia

California joined the list of states to legalize recreational marijuana use at the start of 2018, and the markets are showing some enthusiasm for …

Cannabis

10 Dividend Growth Stocks That Simply Print Money

History has taught us that dividend growth stocks are the absolute best way to grow both your income and wealth over time.<p>One such group of dividend …

The ‘Game Of Thrones’ Partnership You’ve Been Waiting For Is Happening In Season 7

<b>[Potential spoilers for Game of Thrones season seven]</b><p>It may have taken six seasons, but Daenerys Targaryen is finally sailing back to Westeros to take what is hers, with fire and blood. And maybe some Snow.<p><i>Game of Thrones</i> season six ended with Dany on a boat heading west, while up north, her …

These are the 12 foods on our fall food bucket list (because yes, we have one of those)

There’s hardly anything about fall we can complain about. It’s arguably the most aesthetically beautiful season, it’s the time of the year when …

Vegan

Iconic Bon Jovi Song Gets A Gorgeous Vintage Blues Makeover

Postmodern Jukebox puts its own twist on "You Give Love a Bad Name."<p>Postmodern Jukebox is back with another glorious reworking of a classic song.<p>This time, Bon Jovi's 1986 rock anthem "You Give Love a Bad Name” received the old school blues treatment.<p>With "The Voice of Holland" alum Jennie Lena on …

The Simple Secret to Being a Successful Investor

3 easy steps<p>“Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication,” Steve Jobs, the late Apple cofounder, once said. That applies not just to designing Macs and …