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China’s air pollution is causing millions of premature deaths and an expat exodus

Residents of China don’t need a weatherman to tell them which way the particulate matter blows. But new research shows exactly how dangerous the country’s air pollution can be, and it’s getting scary enough to send foreigners running for the border.<p>Air pollution contributed to 1.2 million early …

Oil & Gas Industry

12 More Albums That Will Probably Never Be Released

Last week, we gave a rundown of 12 albums that we believe will never see the light of day. From Nas and Common’s <i>Nas.Com</i> project to Dr. Dre’s <i>Detox</i>, …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Forecasters: Old Man Winter finally shuffling out the door

Much of the northern U.S. may be shivering with some areas 20 degrees below normal, but forecasters said Tuesday this could be the last cold blast until next fall.<p>A long winter of punishing blizzards, frightening wind chills and dangerously slippery roads appears to be finally going away, according …

White House announces $100 million in funding to help map the human brain

The Obama administration has officially announced a long-running research project aimed at mapping the human brain. The Brain Research through Advancing Innovative Neurotechnologies (BRAIN) Initiative will launch with around $100 million of initial funding in 2014, supported by the National …

The Best and Worst of the Internet's April Fools' Day Pranks

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>It's April 1, so while you were pulling pranks at the office and maybe bringing some actual humor to …

April Fools 2013: The Ultimate Round-Up

Happy April First, errybody! Yes, that’s right, we’ve reached that special, inimitable time of year. April Fools Day 2013. At TechCrunch, we have a long history of taking April Fools seriously. Deadly, deadly seriously. So, we’ve taken it upon ourselves to create a master list (which will be …