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Scientists create stem cells by traumatizing adult cells

Creating stem cells is becoming easier than ever thanks to a new technique being developed by researchers in Boston and Japan. The technique allows for the creation of embryonic-style stem cells by doing little more than applying stress to existing adult cells. Like other stem cells, this new type …

5 things you need to know about the 2015 Chevrolet Corvette Z06

Your road-legal C7.R is ready.<p>Forget the ZR1. When GM's engineers put the first 2015 Z06 mule on the Milford RoadCourse, the car promptly set a new lap record. More insane? It did it using engine and suspension calibrations that were nothing but good guesses by engineers. Tadge Juechter, chief …

Macklemore is being used to paint the rest of hip-hop as 'uncivil'

Probably the least surprising aspect of the Grammy nominations announcement was the fact that rapper Macklemore is well on his way to a huge night at America's biggest music awards show. It's been clear for months that Macklemore was headed towards the Grammys – he and producer/collaborator Ryan …

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Fast & Furious 7 to go ahead despite death of star Paul Walker

Paul Walker's final Fast & Furious film remains on course for a cinema release, despite the death of its 40-year-old star in a road accident on Saturday.<p>Sources told the Hollywood Reporter that production on Fast & Furious 7 would be delayed, with the shoot in Atlanta unlikely to resume until today …

Your science questions answered

<b>Q. How many times would a light year go around planet Earth?</b> asks Michael Sorel<p>A. When it comes to hopping between planets and stars, the concepts of distance and time can become mind-boggling. Luckily, we have the light year to help us to get a grip on the vastness of the universe. If you took a …

The Message Voyager 1 Carries for Alien Civilizations

The "Golden Record" aboard the interstellar spacecraft is a time capsule of humanity, sent from 1977 to the distant future.<p>The year was 1977. Jimmy Carter was president. Rod Stewart topped the <i>Billboard</i> chart with "Tonight's the Night (Gonna Be Alright)." The economy was recovering from recession. …

MAN OF STEEL Nightline Special - "Why We Need Superheroes"

Missing Man Wanders Up Behind News Crew While They're Reporting On His Disappearance

A TV news crew in Maine found a missing 73-year-old man as they were reporting on his disappearance.<p>Robert McDonough, of Limington, walked up to reporter Norm Karkos and identified himself after Karkos finished a live update. McDonough has dementia and had been missing for about 14 hours.<p>News …

Ottawa pulls diplomats out of South Sudan

The federal government is withdrawing diplomatic staff from South Sudan amid growing concern over violent clashes in the world's newest country.<p>The move comes as South Sudan's government on Friday pledged to end hostilities, regional leaders said at the end of a crisis summit, raising hopes for a …

James Gray to Critics of ‘The Immigrant”s Pace: “They Can Go F*** Themselves”

James Gray to Critics of 'The Immigrant''s Pace: "They Can Go F*** Themselves"<p>My Indiewire colleague Nigel Smith just posted an outstanding interview …

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RAISED IN FEAR: Who Can Kill a Child?

Having<br>children is one of those bourgeois activities that leave me baffled, like<br>playing golf, eating sushi, or watching Downton Abbey. Although I …