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Scientists have confirmed a brand new phase of matter: time crystals

For months now, there's been speculation that researchers might have finally created time crystals — strange crystals that have an atomic structure that repeats not just in space, but in time, putting them in constant oscillation without energy.<p>Now it's official — researchers have just reported in …

Quantum Mechanics

This woman used tights to show the reality of "before and after" Instagram pictures

Social media is saturated with “before and after” photos — whether someone is on a weight-loss journey, working to improve their flexibility, or …

Trump vows ‘insurance for everybody’ in Obamacare replacement plan

President-elect Donald Trump said in a weekend interview that he is nearing completion of a plan to replace President Obama’s signature health-care law with the goal of “insurance for everybody,” while also vowing to force drug companies to negotiate directly with the government on prices in …

Health Care

North Korea sends message to Trump amid threat to fire missile 'at any time'

<b>(CNN) —</b> North Korea says it could launch an intercontinental ballistic missile "at any time," even as Pyongyang appeared to offer Donald Trump an avenue for future talks.<p>Tensions on the Korean peninsula have risen considerably since leader Kim Jong Un said in his new year's message that the country …

A ton of celebrities made a video sharing their favorite memories of President Obama, so get ready to cry

Soon we will have to officially say goodbye to President Obama. And we’re already deep in our feels about it. He has been one of the most influential …

Zika Virus Damages 6 Percent of Fetuses in U.S. Study

Two new studies add important details to what doctors know about the Zika virus and the damage it does to babies’ brains.<p>One finds clear Zika damage in 6 percent of all babies born to women infected with Zika in the U.S. – and 11 percent of those infected early in pregnancy.<p>A second study finds the …

Public Health

Obamacare ‘Cliff’ Worries Republicans

Congress starts sweating the details of ‘repeal and replace’<p>Though Republicans are itching to start on their promises to “repeal and replace” the …

Mitch McConnell
Donald Trump
Donald Trump
Donald Trump

New Trump, same as the old Trump

<b>Cincinnati (CNN) —</b> Donald Trump delivered an unmistakable message Thursday in his first big speech since election night -- the unconventional, impulsive and unscripted person who won a stunning victory is the one that America will get as its President.<p>The President-elect emerged from three weeks …

Donald Trump

Trump announces he will leave business ‘in total’ — leaving open how he will avoid conflicts of interest

President-elect Donald J. Trump tweeted Wednesday morning that he would soon leave his “great business in total” to focus on the presidency, a response to growing worries over the businessman-in-chief’s conflicts of interest around the globe.<p>Shortly after, the official Twitter account of the Office …

Donald Trump

Election Recount to Begin in Wisconsin Following Green Party Petition, Officials Say

Wisconsin accepted Green Party presidential nominee Jill Stein's petition for a statewide recount of votes for President of the United States, state officials said Friday. The recount is expected to begin late next week.<p>“The Commission is preparing to move forward with a statewide recount of votes …

Government
Biology

Clinton in emotional post-election speech: 'Coming here tonight wasn't the easiest'

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Hillary Clinton, in her first public speech since last week's crushing presidential loss, admitted making the appearance "wasn't the easiest."<p>But speaking at the Children's Defense Fund's "Beat The Odds" Gala on Wednesday night, Clinton emotionally reflected about the 2016 loss …

Government

One Year After the Paris Attacks France Is More Frightened—and Exhausted—Than Ever

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Francois Hollande
Government
Government

Physicists Have Achieved Superconductivity in a Non-Superconductive Material

Whoa.<p>For the first time, researchers have achieved superconductivity - the phenomenon of electrical conductivity with zero resistance - in a material …

Physics
Presidential Debate

Trump's Health Plan: Pay Your Own Medical Bills Using Money You Saved

The candidate called a special “meeting” to discuss the future of medicine. Here’s how that went.<p>Five disgruntled Republican physicians and one nurse warmed up the conference room at a Hilton DoubleTree hotel in Pennsylvania yesterday. All were members of the U.S. Congress, gathered for a rally …

Health Care

It's do or die for Obamacare

Tuesday marks the start of open enrollment for the 2017 plan year of the ACA's public exchanges. That's the part of the law, better known as Obamacare, that is designed to give people access to health insurance if they can't access it through their employers or the government.<p>After news of rising …

Health Care

Pressure Mounts On S. Korean President Over Her Spiritual 'Puppetmaster'

A political scandal on a scale that South Korea has never seen is putting the president's job in jeopardy. A public opinion survey released Tuesday shows President Park Geun-hye's approval rating at 10 percent, an unprecedented low. Over the weekend, as many as 30,000 South Koreans flooded into …

South Korea

Wikileaks Reveals How Bill Clinton Profited From the Clinton Foundation

Internal e-mails show Clinton aides clashed over the potential conflicts of interest.<p>A new cache of hacked e-mails, released Wednesday by WikiLeaks, is shedding new light on how <b>Bill Clinton</b> made millions of dollars while <b>Hillary Clinton</b> served as secretary of state, and raising questions about …

Does Russia think it should follow any rules at all? And if not, what should we do about it?

Back in 1902, future mass murderer Vladimir Ilyich Lenin published his pamphlet "What Is To Be Done?" (Что делать?) about the selfish reluctance of the working classes to rise up against capitalism. Now 114 years later, some Western governments ponder what needs to be done about Russia itself.<p>Not, …

Europe

Poll: Republican Party Fractured as Hillary Clinton Maintains Solid Lead

Hillary Clinton’s 5-point lead over Donald Trump remains virtually unchanged since last week—but after prolonged in-fighting among GOP party leaders, a majority of Republicans and Republican-leaning voters (57 percent) see a lasting fracture in the Republican Party, according to the latest NBC …

Government

Obamacare premiums are going up by an average of 25% next year

This, it argues in a new report, is because prices are slowly getting in line with costs.<p>From the report:<p>Notably, Marketplace rates through 2016 remained 12 to 20 percent below initial projections from the independent Congressional Budget Office. In addition, Urban Institute researchers recently …

Health Care