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Donald Trump Just Single-Handedly Won the War on Christmas

A legacy secured.<p>How did this all start? Who fired the first shot in the War on Christmas, and why? Perhaps it began in the P.C. '90s when bleeding-heart liberals crossed out the first "Merry Christmas" sign and wrote in "Happy Holidays" in jumbo Sharpie. Maybe the trenches were dug when Bill …

The Case Against Reality

A professor of cognitive science argues that the world is nothing like the one we experience through our senses.<p>As we go about our daily lives, we tend to assume that our perceptions—sights, sounds, textures, tastes—are an accurate portrayal of the real world. Sure, when we stop and think about …

A brief history of gravity, gravitational waves and LIGO

By Joel Achenbach<p>Joel Achenbach<p>Reporter covering science and politics<p>Email Bio<p>This has turned into Gravity Week here in Washington. Loads of journalists (many in town for the annual meeting of the American Association for the Advancement of Science) crammed into the National Press Club on Thursday …

Physics

Science Cosmos

Our Students Build similar cool projects here.<br>“Build an Automatic Cookie Decorating Machine With LEGO Mindstorms” http://ow.ly/39eTUt<p>Give the gift …

11-Year-Old Entrepreneur Mira Modi Is About to Make Your Digital Life Way More Secure

Most people rely on passwords that are unsafe, easily guessable and just plain lazy — but it doesn't have to be this way. Generating a secure …

Secrets of success in 8 words, 3 minutes | Richard St. John

How great leaders inspire action | Simon Sinek

Retirement Plan Options for Small Business Owners

Credit: vinnstock/Shutterstock<p>A retirement savings plan is usually a standard component of benefits packages at larger corporations. But as a small …