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Light from ancient quasars helps confirm quantum entanglement

Last year, physicists at MIT, the University of Vienna, and elsewhere provided strong support for quantum entanglement, the seemingly far-out idea …

Quantum Physics

The 10 Best Ways to Cook Corn Right Now — Recipe Roundup

I'm about to get really corny about corn, because I can't eat enough of it right now. Whether you're eating this summer jewel straight from the cob, …

Cooking

Recipe: Sheet Pan Balsamic Glazed Chicken & Potatoes — Recipes from The Kitchn

Sheet pan dinners are easy by nature but this one is especially stress-free, thanks to quick-cooking boneless, skinless chicken breasts. Brushed with …

Recipes

Trump trillion-dollar-plus deficits are putting America on a path to fiscal ruin

Though no one in Washington will admit it, our nation's finances are in deep trouble. Spending is up, revenue is down, and this will only get worse.<p>It became very clear this month that neither the Trump White House nor its allies on Capitol Hill want you to know that the federal budget is already …

Economics

'The future will be won or lost on this technology. I'm very concerned:' The founder of a $9 billion company warns that China is on track to dominate the US in one of today's most important technologies

Artificial Intelligence is a complex and evolving technology. And whichever country masters it first will own "the black box of the future."<p>That's how Ajeet Singh, founder of analytics software company ThoughtSpot, thinks about AI, which is expected to play an increasingly important role in …

Artificial Intelligence

Who needs democracy when you have data? - MIT Technology Review

In 1955, science fiction writer Isaac Asimov published a short story about an experiment in “electronic democracy,” in which a single citizen, …

Human Rights

Scholar Lilliana Mason: “I’m worried about violent conflict between Democrats and Republicans”

<b>(Getty/Mark Ralston)</b><p>Author of “Uncivil Agreement” on how politics has descended into a brutal team sport focused solely on winning<p>Chauncey DeVega<p>August 20, 2018 11:00am (UTC)<p>President Abraham Lincoln famously warned that "a house divided against itself, cannot stand." More than 150 years later his …

Political Science

The soft power impact of Ruth Bader Ginsburg's decorative collars

<b>(CNN) —</b> Sometimes, fashion's greatest power is its stealth -- its ability to turn up in unlikely places, on unlikely people, and in the smallest details. Consider the case of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg , the 85-year-old force of nature who sits on the Supreme Court.<p>Ginsburg learned long ago how to …

Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Meet the Norwegian tech entrepreneur on 'Forbes 30 under 30' list who wants to protect the world’s oceans with her new innovation

Blueye Robotics Press<p>28-year-old Christine Spiten from Norway is the co-founder of Blueye Robitics – a startup that develops and sells underwater drones. They are operated from a smartphone and can explore depths far below the ocean's surface.<p>The company was founded in 2015 and now has a staff of …

Entrepreneurship

Thieves use $2.3M in counterfeit money to shake down cryptocurrency millionaire

Another Bitcoin millionaire has been caught in an elaborate cryptocurrency plot. A South Korean businessman has exchanged $2.3M worth of Bitcoin for cash – only to find the banknotes were cheap, poorly printed fakes.<p>The setting was the glitzy French riviera, the sunny coastal town of Nice. The …

Cryptocurrency

Video Of Justin Trudeau Telling A Heckler "Racism Has No Place" In Canada Is Pretty Powerful

Some world leaders are hesitant to unequivocally denounce racism. Others are much more forthcoming in their fight against it and consistently so. …

Canada

Canadian travellers should welcome unionization at WestJet

Unionization at WestJet is coming. Flight dispatchers have signed union cards, quick on the heels of the positive union vote by the airline's 3,000 …

Airlines

Escort says oligarch now has tapes on Russia interference

PATTAYA, Thailand (AP) — A model and escort from Belarus who caused a sensation by claiming to have information linking Russian interference to the election of President Donald Trump said Monday that she no longer has the evidence and will not talk about it.<p>Anastasia Vashukevich, who also uses the …

Donald Trump

U.S. suspects China is training pilots for nuclear mission against allied targets

CHINA is suspected of training pilots for missions against US and allied targets, the Pentagon has warned.In a report U.S. defence chiefs also said …

Military

Engineers Discover a Glaringly Simple Way to Detect Bombs And Hidden Weapons

How did we not know this already?<p>You probably use Wi-Fi on the regular to connect your smartphone, computer, or other electronic device to the glory …

Wi-Fi

German Researchers Have Built a Quantum Transistor Using Just a Single Atom

A team of researchers at Germany’s Karlsruhe Institute of Technology have developed a quantum transistor using just a single atom, and capable of …

Quantum Computing

The Universe Is Disappearing, And There's Nothing We Can Do To Stop It

It’s been nearly a century since scientists first theorized that the Universe was expanding, and that the farther away a galaxy was from us, the faster it appears to recede. This isn’t because galaxies are physically moving away from us, but rather because the Universe is full of …

Galaxies

'Losing Earth': Do we have a collective moral responsibility to fight climate change?

As wildfires in Ontario, British Columbia and California continue to make headlines this week, parts of the world are in the midst of an intense heat …

Civil Rights

Rice Ridge was what is known as a mega-fire, a recently coined term for blazes that cover more than 100,000 acres. The West has always known forest fires, of course, but for much of the past century, they rarely got any bigger than 10,000 acres. No more.

Single Page<p>On any given day last summer, the smoke-choked skies over Missoula, Montana, swarmed with an average of twenty-eight helicopters and …

Forests

North Carolina Court Blocks Republican Effort to Rig State Supreme Court Race

Chris Anglin. Photo illustration by Slate. Photo by Chris Anglin, Mr.TinDC/Flickr CC.A North Carolina court issued a preliminary injunction on Monday …

North Carolina

It's Capitalism's Fault That Young People Prefer Socialism

Also to blame: Democrats and liberals.<p>It might be hard to imagine, but there was a time not that long ago when capitalism looked really, really good<b>,</b> at least in America. Not just in the sense that rich people had fancy things they might have liked to show off on Instagram if it existed, but also …

Middle-class

This Is the Best Way to Cook Corn on the Cob

Kitchn's Delicious Links column highlights recipes we're excited about from the bloggers we love. Follow along every weekday as we post our favorites.<p>…

Corn On The Cob

The next five years will be ‘anomalously warm,’ scientists predict

The past four years have been the four warmest ever recorded — and now, according to a new scientific forecast, the next five will also probably be “anomalously warm,” even beyond what the steady increase in global warming would produce on its own.<p>That could include another record warmest year, …

Climate Change

How Bill Browder Became Russia’s Most Wanted Man

The hedge-fund manager has offered a fable for why the West should confront Putin.<p>Shortly after Presidents Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin wrapped up their recent summit at the Finnish Presidential Palace, in Helsinki, around two hundred journalists gathered in the building’s neoclassical ballroom. …

Russia

Adult Depression Linked to Gene Alteration from Childhood Emotional Trauma

Findings from a new study may have implications in relation to early childhood interventions and later targeted pharmacotherapies for MDD.

The Brain

The End Really Is Near: Here's a Play-By-Play of the Coming Economic Collapse as Predicted by 5 Economists

Recoveries generally don’t die of old age. So what’s going to kill ours? Five economists call it like they see itSince June, 2009, the pit of one of …

Economics

How to Make a VPN Give Up Its Secrets

<i>UPDATED 4:00 p.m. EDT Monday with clarification from the researcher.</i><p>LAS VEGAS — The security of many well-known virtual private network (VPN) …

Information Systems

Michael Caine confirms what really happened at the end of Inception

It's been nearly 10 years since Christopher Nolan's <i>Inception</i> hit theaters, and the debate over the film's ending continues to rage on. Did dream …

Marion Cotillard

Pentagon is rethinking its multibillion-dollar relationship with U.S. defense contractors to boost supply chain security

The Pentagon has a new goal aimed at protecting its $100 billion supply chain from foreign theft and sabotage: to base its weapons contract awards on security assessments — not just cost and performance — a move that would mark a fundamental shift in department culture.<p>The goal, based on a strategy …

Donald Trump

How to find and delete where Google knows you've been

Even if "Location History" is off on your phone, Google often still stores your precise location .<p>Here are some things you can do to delete those markers and keep your location as private as possible. But there's no panacea, because simply connecting to the internet on any device flags an IP …

Maps