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Trump is being schooled by international events and sly adversaries

Donald Trump is learning about foreign affairs in the riskiest possible way: on-the-job training.<p>During the presidential campaign, Trump ranted about world issues with all the assurance and comprehension of a guy on his fourth beer shouting at a TV. NATO was obsolete, Vladimir Putin was a great …

Donald Trump

Basking In Sin: Some Initial Thoughts On Kendrick Lamar's 'DAMN.'

<i>The period of anticipation preceding the release of Kendrick Lamar's fourth album,</i> DAMN<i>., was intense, brief but methodically built. Three weeks ago, Lamar gave us the non-album track "The Heart Part 4," a warning shot to the rest of the game and an announcement of ambition; the following Friday</i> …

Overwatch’s gamer girl hero inspires a feminist movement (update)

The National D.Va Association champions equality in South Korea<p>On Jan. 21, millions around the world took part in a peaceful protest for women’s rights. Among the groups participating in the international Women’s March events was one that caught <i>Overwatch</i> fans by surprise: the National D.Va …

Proof That "Harry Potter And The Half-Blood Prince" Had The Most Beautiful Cinematography

Cinematographer Bruno Delbonnel made this movie look truly incredible.

'I have a conscience': the Wall Streeters fighting for Sanders in New York

The financial industry looms large in the coming primary – and some bankers say they’ll push for the Vermont senator even if his policies could hurt their careers<p>A few months ago, Democratic party leaders attended a meeting in New York with some of the titans of Wall Street, among them heads of …

Hillary Clinton

The doctor shortage in the US will soon hit crisis levels

The report projects that by 2025 there will be between 61,700 and 94,700 fewer doctors than patients will need.<p>Among primary care physicians alone, there will be a shortage of between 14,900 and 35,600 doctors.<p>The group also highlighted shortages in the numbers of new psychiatrists and surgeons, …

Spherical tire takes autonomous cars sideways into the future

New technologies present new problems – and new opportunities. This is particularly true of something as complicated as an autonomous car, which is …

Autonomous Cars

Digital Foundry: Hands-on with PS4's PlayStation 2 emulation

<b>UPDATE 21/11/15 11:38am:</b> Just how much faster is the PS2 emulator compared to original hardware? We've just posted this extensive analysis using the …

The RePhone Is A Modular Phone, So You Can Build Exactly The Device You Want

Want to make a GPS dog collar or your own custom iPhone-like device? Check out this amazing DIY electronics kit.<p>With the RePhone, you can turn anything into a cellphone. Are you sick of Apple and Samsung’s ever-slimmer offerings, when all you want is a simple cellphone with a giant, one-week …

Scientists Invent A Liquid With Holes In It

Unique porous fluid could suck up and lock away unwanted molecules<p>You've heard of holy water, but what about hole-y water?<p>In a paper published this week in <i>Nature,</i> researchers announced that they have developed a liquid with its molecules structured in such a way that they have 'holes' within the …