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Fusion, anyone?

Not quite yet, but in the journal 'Physics of Plasmas,' researchers from National Ignition Facility show just how close we've come<p>WASHINGTON D.C. …

Metal Shards and Much Worse In Your Food? What Happens When the Food Industry Regulates Itself

Was Jose Navarro, a federal poultry inspector who died two years ago at the age of 37, a victim of increasingly noxious chemicals used in poultry and …

Agriculture

WATCH: Diplomat Gregory Hicks Describes Night Of Benghazi Attack In Excruciating Detail

<b>Gregory Hicks</b>, the deputy chief of mission at the U.S. Embassy in Libya during the 2012 attack on the consulate in Benghazi, shared his testimony at …

U.S. Congress

Leaks, Rats and Radioactivity: Fukushima’s Nuclear Cleanup Is Faltering

Honestly, if the consequences weren’t potentially so dire, the ongoing struggles to clean up the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant in northern Japan …

Why Is a Report on Bush's Torture Program Being Kept Classified by Obama?

Accounts of the reports’ findings are not limited to whether torture worked. According to Senator Ron Wyden (D-OR), the it shows “the CIA repeatedly …

Surveillance

AT&T getting secret immunity from wiretapping laws for government surveillance

Internal government documents obtained by the Electronic Privacy Information Center have revealed that the US Department of Justice is secretly helping AT&T and other service providers evade wiretapping laws so that the US government can conduct surveillance on parts of their networks. The legal …

Billions of Corporate Dollars Are Hijacking University Research to Help Make Profits

<b>The following piece was originally published in the East Bay Express.Reprinted with permission.</b><p>In April of 2010, British Petroleum's offshore …

Higher Education

War on Whistleblowers: How the Obama Administration Destroyed Thomas Drake For Exposing Government Waste

<i>To order a free DVD of the documentary, War on Whistleblowers, click here.</i><p>When Thomas Drake, then an official at the National Security Agency, …

Big Agriculture flexes its muscle

Congress holds the purse strings, but who holds Congress these days when it comes to farm policy: the meatpackers and Monsanto?<p>So it seemed last week as lawmakers sent the White House an updated budget for the Agriculture Department complete with industry-backed orders on how Secretary Tom Vilsack …

NASA-backed fusion engine could cut Mars trip down to 30 days

NASA, and plenty of private individuals, want to put mankind on Mars. Now a team at the University of Washington, with funding from the space agency, …

Yum says bird flu hits China April sales; March down | Reuters

(Reuters) - KFC parent Yum Brands Inc warned that a new bird flu outbreak in China badly hit restaurant sales there this month, even as the company also reported a sharper-than-expected slide in March sales in the country caused by the lingering impact of a separate food safety scare.<p>The logo of …

Hawking: Humans Will Not Survive Another 1,000 Years 'Without Escaping' Earth

<b>LOS ANGELES (CBSDC/AP)</b> — Stephen Hawking, who spent his career decoding the universe and even experienced weightlessness, is urging the continuation …

'Secretbook' Lets You Encode Hidden Messages in Your Facebook Pics

Facebook is a place where you can share pictures of cute animals and fun activities. Now there's a browser extension that lets you encode those …

Student-Built Car Gets 3,587 MPG in Competition

A team of student engineers from a Canadian college have built a car that could get you from Caribou, ME to San Diego on a single gallon of gas.<p>Not …

In pictures: London's 'deepest' Roman excavation finds

An archaeological dig in London unearths artefacts which shed light on the first 400 years of London's Roman history.

Archaeology

'Entire streets' of Roman London uncovered in the City

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/uk/969000/969080_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524695275_673f2c89cfcf9ce12e2808e1a70de071<p><b>An archaeological dig in the heart of the City "will transform our understanding" of Roman London, experts claim.</b><p>About 10,000 finds have been discovered, …

Archaeology

French secret service accused of censorship over Wikipedia page

French secret service agents have been accused of censorship after reportedly threatening to arrest and charge a French Wikipedia volunteer unless he …

Three-dimensional graphene foam as a biocompatible and conductive scaffold for neural stem cells

Altmetric: 85<p>Citations: 190<p>More detail<p>Article |<p>Open<p>Ning Li<br>• , Qi Zhang<br>• , Song Gao<br>• , Qin Song<br>• , Rong Huang<br>• , Long Wang<br>• , Liwei Liu<br>• , Jianwu Dai<br>• , Mingliang …