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FDA warns some anesthetic drugs could harm young children's brains

Rgulators in the US will require new warnings be added to the labels of certain anesthetic and sedation drugs, the Food and Drug Administration announced Wednesday, indicating that use of the drugs could possibly harm young children's brains.<p>The warnings will apply to children under 3 and to …

Medicine

Timefields

What is it like to experience multiple moments simultaneously? What if you could turn around in time the same way you can in space, looking out on the past and then the future? Questions like these may seem like science fiction, but over the past century, physicists have revealed that time is more …

Pets Allowed

Why are so many animals now in places where they shouldn’t be?<p>What a wonderful time it is for the scammer, the conniver, and the cheat: the underage drinkers who flash fake I.D.s, the able-bodied adults who drive cars with handicapped license plates, the parents who use a phony address so that …

Geoengineering could prevent climate effects caused by giant volcanic eruptions

Shooting huge amounts of non-ozone-harming greenhouse gases into the atmosphere could counteract vast volcanic sulphur clouds that cause perpetual winters, new research suggests<p>The perpetual winters that follow giant volcanic eruptions could be avoided by shooting greenhouse gases into the …

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ArtPrize: A Lesson In Creativity Bringing A Community Together

ArtPrize is an annual competition conceived by Rick DeVos, the grandson of Richard DeVos, a co-founder of the Ada, Michigan-based multilevel marketing company Amway. The family owns much of the city, including the Amway Grand Plaza Hotel. A few years back, the younger DeVos, who was exposed to art …

It Would Take 21 of These IBM Hard Drives from 1956 to Hold a Single D800 RAW File

Here’s both a neat picture and a mind-blowing fact for you. What you see above is the IBM Model 350 Disk File from 1956. It weighed over a ton, …

From the Ground Up: China and the New Vertical City

By the end of 2015, one in three of the world’s tallest buildings will be in China. With its government planned cities, the Chinese policy often …