Wesley Hitomo Yee

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Why Kids Sext

An inquiry into one recent scandal reveals how kids think about sexting—and what parents and police should do about it.<p>It was late on a school night, so Jennifer’s kids were already asleep when she got a phone call from a friend of her 15-year-old daughter, Jasmine. “Jasmine is on a Web page and …

Apple's got a mess on its hands in Mesa, Arizona

OK, I’ve read the court papers filed last week by GT Advanced Technologies in a New Hampshire bankruptcy court.<p>Not much was revealed about where …

Can Sex Be Just a Little Bit Sinful?

At the Vatican's synod on the family this week, bishops have suggested that the theological idea of graduality can help the Church reframe its approach to sexuality. What does this mean?<p>Is the Catholic Church changing its teaching on sexual sin?<p>This is a major question raised by the news coming …

3-D Printing in Space? NASA Plans Experiments for SpaceShipTwo

NASA has lined up 12 research payloads to fly on Virgin Galactic's SpaceShipTwo rocket plane, including an experiment aimed at pioneering 3-D printing in outer space.<p>The goal of the 3-D printing research is to let astronauts create replacement parts, tools or other needed items in space from raw …

A New Idea For Colonizing Space: Send Our DNA, Assemble Ourselves Once We Get There

I mean, it’s just too hard to send actual humans, right?<p>It’s difficult to send people far into space. Why not send bacteria instead? That’s the simple foundation behind one decidedly out-there idea for sending humans to live on other planets in the future.<p>“Our best bet for space exploration could …

Let's Look at Elon Musk's New Spaceship

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>Elon Musk has debuted his new reusable spacecraft built by his company, Space X. The coned space …

3D model of a nerve terminal in atomic detail

The electrochemical jelly inside your head contains something like one quadrillion synapses, the junctions at which nerve cells talk to one other by converting electrical signals into chemical ones and then back again. They have two components (sometimes three): the nerve terminal of one cell, …