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Ask Ethan: Do Gravitational Waves Exhibit Wave-Particle Duality?

Now that LIGO has detected their first gravitational wave signal, the part of Einstein’s theory that predicts that the fabric of space itself should have ripples and waves in it has been confirmed. This brings up all sorts of interesting questions, including this one from reader (and Patreon …

What to Cook When It's Insanely Cold Outside

Unless you're fortunate enough to be in sunny Hawaii, you're probably staying bundled up indoors as the temperatures plummet.<p>Get extra cozy by …

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10 Easy Brunch Recipes To Impress Your Guests

The Thanksgiving feast may be over, but your houseguests will still be hungry. Don't stress yourself out by being a short order cook. Most of these brunch recipes can be made in advance, and <i>all</i> of them have some serious "wow-factor."<p><b>1. Drunken Caramel French Toast</b><p>Golden caramel, buttery challah and …

San Mateo County to Move Ahead with All-Mail November Election

All 41 cities, special districts and school districts in the county have approved a resolution for an all-mailed ballot election.<p><i>Photo via</i> …

November 3, 2015 | Historic All Mailed Ballot Election: What to Know

Nextbit phone will "easily stand out" and be priced affordably

It was odd to hear that Nextbit is working on releasing its first smartphone. The San Francisco startup is known for its cloud-based continuity services for Android – how did they go from making apps to designing smartphones? Regardless of what the answer to that question may be, now we know they …

Student who told Jeb Bush 'Your brother created Isis' speaks out about incident

Jeb Bush,George Bush,US elections 2016,US news,Islamic State,Middle East and North Africa,Iraq,US politics,US foreign policy,Republicans,Nevada,US universities<p>Ivy Ziedrich challenged the likely presidential candidate after he blamed the militant group’s formation on Barack Obama for withdrawing …

US and Vietnam leaders discuss trade, rights

<b>Vietnam's President Truong Tan Sang and US President Barack Obama have met for landmark talks in Washington.</b><p>Mr Sang is only the second Vietnamese president to have embarked on a White House visit since the two countries resumed ties in 1995.<p>The talks on Thursday focused on a trade pact called the …

When a common currency is uncommon

Capital restrictions mean a euro in Cyprus no longer has the same value as one in France, Germany or Greece<p>Suppose you’re sitting at home in Rhode Island and you go online to order that Land’s End sweater you’ve been wanting. You’re clicking away when a box pops up and says, “Sorry, due to capital …

How Power Corrupts the Mind

Pity the despot.<p>(Carolyn P Speranza / Flickr)<p>While at Columbia University, Andy J. Yap set up a simple experiment. After manipulating his subjects into powerful or weak states (in the lab, psychologists are the most powerful ones of all), Yap asked them to guess the height and weight of others both …

Bangladesh Garment Sales Soar Despite Deadly Incidents

DHAKA (Reuters) - Bangladesh's exports rose 16.3 percent in June to $2.7 billion on the year, boosted by stronger clothing sales, an export body said on Tuesday, as the low-cost country retains its allure for cost-crunching global retailers despite deadly incidents.<p>Duty-free access to Western …

Spy America and Its Willing Victims

The latest exposure of the Obama administration's cavalier violation of Americans' civil liberties underscores the audacious challenge that confronts us. That audacity is matched by our leaders' pattern of deceit and dishonesty. The nation has been repeatedly lied to by high officials who do not …

How to Pitch Better: The Email Pitch | Daniel H. Pink

In the second short video based on Chapter 7 of To Sell is Human, wherein I reveal the six successors to the elevator pitch, we answer this urgent …

Completion Day | Center for an Urban Future (CUF)

The following is the introduction to Completion Day. Click here to read the full report (PDF).<p>As New York State transitions from a manufacturing …

Financial system under the microscope

WASHINGTON (MarketWatch) — Are banks healthy or weak? Is money flowing to speculative markets? How will the Federal Reserve respond if bubbles form …

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