Ray Garcia

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Supreme Court Won't Hear Case on Assault Weapons Ban in Illinois

The U.S. Supreme Court will not take up a challenge to an Illinois assault weapons ban, according to orders released on Monday by the court.<p>The court …

Obama Calls for Tougher Gun Laws After San Bernardino Shooting

President Obama urged new gun control measures in his weekly radio address Saturday, calling Wednesday’s shooting in San Bernardino an “act of …

Over 80% of Guns Used in Mass Shootings Were Obtained Legally

The weapons used in this week’s massacre in San Bernardino, California, were purchased legally, raising questions about how preventable gun violence …

Is internet addiction real?

The stories are numerous, yet extreme, and thus widely covered. You’ve probably heard at least a few.<p>In South Korea, one couple was so committed to …

Drug companies to blame for antibiotic resistance, says pharmaceutical boss

Although doctors are usually criticised for over-prescribing antibiotics, Karl Rottier the president of Dutch-based DSM Sinochem Pharmaceuticals blames drug makers<p>Drug companies’ poor practices are to blame for the rise of antibiotic resistance which threatens to make even the smallest infections …

It's 8 Years Since The iPhone Was Unveiled — Look How Terrible The First One Was

It was nothing short of a miracle.<p>Before the iPhone came out, smartphones were clunky devices, half keyboard and half screen.<p>Full websites didn't run on mobile phones, so companies were forced to build weak, mobile versions of their sites.<p>The iPhone changed everything.<p>And yet the iPhone experience …

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Brain Science Explains The Most Productive Ways To Procrastinate

Research on the brain’s decision-making systems reveals the five most productive ways to waste time.<p>Sit down to work on a specific task and you may find your mind veering off on a different track, spiraling down into the black hole of procrastination.<p>“We all experience motivational breakdowns, like …

How a War-Weary Vet Created ‘The Twilight Zone’

No television show exerted more influence on the state of American science fiction than The Twilight Zone, the little morality plays of a former Army …