Peter Mcilwain

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Justin Trudeau Says There Was Almost a NAFTA Deal. Then Mike Pence Called Him With an Insane Demand.

How bad are U.S. and Canadian relations right now? Well, today the Trump administration announced that it would slap steel and aluminum tariffs on …

The Closest Star System to Earth Could Be Concealing a Dark, Long-Kept Secret

Interstellar theft is a thing.<p>The nearest star system to our own could hold our best chance of finding a habitable, Earth-like exoplanet – but it may …

The Quiet Revolution of CRISPR - Facts So Romantic

<i>CRISPR’s not on the cusp of anything.</i>WikicommonsHow many diseases could humans treat if the DNA in troublesome cells could be edited within the body? …

Neutrinos Linked With Cosmic Source for the First Time | Quanta Magazine

High-energy neutrinos have been traced back to a flaring supermassive black hole known as a blazar. The long-sought link opens the door to an …

Black Holes

Sci-fi style 'artificial island' to be built in the North Sea with homes, airport and thousands of wind turbines

An ambitious project could get underway to build an island in the North Sea to act as a hub for a new offshore wind farm.<p>Along with homes and …

North Sea

Mother Jones Magazine

Nikolsky Alexei/ZumaIn Helsinki, Trump Shows He Is Indeed Guilty of Collusion<p>He again helped Putin cover up Russia’s attack on the US.<p>US Indicts …

Donald Trump

The NSA Chief Says Russia Hacked the 2016 Election. Congress Must Investigate.

Despite all the news being generated by the change of power underway in Washington, there is one story this week that deserves top priority: Russian …

What are Abbott and Hockey really trying to achieve? How the media deceive voters

<i>Australia's manipulative mainstream media deliberately glosses over the astounding economic incompetence of the Abbott Government, still trying to</i> …

Economics