Roger Gordon

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Stocks skid 200 points as Fed hints at stimulus slowdown

Stocks accelerated their selloff in the final hour of trading on Wednesday to close over 200 points lower, after the Federal Reserve said it will maintain its bond-buying program, although Chairman Ben Bernanke hinted that the FOMC plans to moderate purchases later this year.<p>"They don't tie …

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Southern Chic

Inside Flipboard / February 20, 2013<p>The magazine Garden & Gun is <i>prima facie</i> interesting, and continues to be so, long after your <i>prima</i> impression. …

New Technology Allows the Mind to Control Prosthetic Limbs

Our brains, which control our movements, may soon be able to control the movement of prosthetic limbs as well.<p>The Defense Advanced Research Projects …

Is your brain predisposed to make you love Rolls-Royce?

<i>XCAR</i> has taken a look at what could very well be one of the most quintessential British cars ever built: the 1973 Rolls-Royce Corniche. The question at hand is whether or not expensive luxury items like artisan foods, designer clothing and yes, high-end automobiles are worth their monetary cost. Do …

The Great Barrier Reef we stand to lose – in pictures

http://www.theguardian.com/environment/gallery/2013/jun/19/great-barrier-reef-in-pictures<p>720<p>As the UN pressures Australia to better protect the reef, …