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The ex-Tesla engineer who created an FDA-compliant hangover cure made $1 million in 3 months and was almost thrown out of the country by Trump's immigration rules

Imagine accidentally creating a startup that makes a cure for hangovers. The startup turns out to be so successful, raking in $1 million in three months, that you need to quit your high-paying job at Tesla, only to then find yourself nearly kicked out of the country by the Trump administration …

Trump Administration

Why These Researchers Think Dinosaurs Were Merely Minutes Away From Avoiding Extinction

Incredible bad luck.<p>From our standpoint 66 million years later, it's easy to assume the demise of the dinosaurs was an inevitability.<p>But an …

The best men's dress shirts for every taste and price

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>The Insider Picks team has gotten to try dress shirts from established workwear brands like T. M. Lewin and startups like Twillory and …

Scientific Theories Need to Shape Up

Theories flail in an age of alternative facts.<p><b>By Tom Solomon, Bucknell University</b><p>“The evidence is incontrovertible. Global warming is occurring.” …

U.S. authorities raid Caterpillar's Illinois facilities

CHICAGO (Reuters) - Federal law enforcement officials conducting a criminal probe of heavy machinery manufacturer Caterpillar Inc searched three of its facilities on Thursday, prompting a sharp sell-off in the company’s stock.<p>The corporate headquarters of Caterpillar Inc. the world's largest …

Corruption

Here's how you can lose weight long-term while cleaning toxins out of your body

Let’s call it like it is: Most books and articles that breathlessly promote “cleanses” and “detox diets” are a bunch of baloney.<p>Every time one of …

Human error in a nuclear facility nearly destroyed Arkansas

The new documentary, Command and Control, digs into the forgotten near-miss and premieres January 10th on PBS<p>Here in the US, we like to think that our nuclear weapons exist to prevent our enemies from detonating a nuclear explosion on US soil — that is, when we think about them at all. The thing …

Brush up on facts about your own body (40 Photos)

7 best subscription boxes for men

We live in a time when you can get pretty much everything delivered to your front door. So why not make the most of it?<p>Here, we've rounded up the …

Universal cancer vaccine on horizon after genetic breakthrough

A universal cancer vaccine is on the horizon after scientists discovered how to rewire immune cells to fight any type of disease.<p>The potential new therapy involves injecting tiny particles of genetic code into the body which travel to the immune cells and teach them to recognise specific …

Cancer

First look at Navy's experimental railgun that can fire at 4,500 miles an hour

A warning siren bellowed through the concrete bunker of a top-secret Naval facility where U.S. military engineers prepared to demonstrate a weapon for which there is little defense.<p>Officials huddled at a video screen for a first look at a deadly new supergun that can fire a 25-pound projectile …

12 Secrets of Chicago Restaurants and Bars

Most of us misunderstand metabolism. Here are 9 facts to clear that up.

We talk about metabolism like it's something we can manipulate by gulping a pill, downing some green tea, or running faster. You've seen the articles headlined "Boost your metabolism" or "Try this high-metabolism diet to lose weight."<p>But this obscures many truths about this essential, yet still …

Fitness

What it's like to eat a $295-per-person, 3-hour dinner at Eleven Madison Park, the best restaurant in America

We can see why. With Michelin-starred chef Daniel Humm at the helm, the French-influenced bistro serves exceptional Greenmarket cuisine that surprises and delights.<p>Food blogger Julian Fang captured the experience of dining at Eleven Madison Park in spring 2011 for his website Jewelz . He opted for …

12 Airport Hacks You Never Knew

I absolutely adore traveling. It's one of my ultimate favorite things, but sometimes the airport can be the worst experience ever and can really put …

Mini Tiramisu Éclairs Recipe - Chowhound

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