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Democratic Party sues Russia, Trump campaign and WikiLeaks alleging 2016 campaign conspiracy

The Democratic National Committee filed a multimillion-dollar lawsuit Friday against the Russian government, the Trump campaign and the WikiLeaks organization alleging a far-reaching conspiracy to disrupt the 2016 campaign and tilt the election to Donald Trump.<p>The complaint, filed in federal …

Donald Trump

Bill Maher: The Only Late-Night Host Willing to Challenge the Left

Many progressives have written off the ‘Real Time’ host, but his importance to the late-night landscape should not be dismissed.<p>With the constant …

Comedy

7 things I wish my current self learned when I was younger

I wish I had learned these 7 lessons when I was younger. It would have helped me get on the path to a happier and healthier life:<p>Health is priority #1<p>…

Online

Net Neutrality is Over Monday, But Experts Say ISPs Will Wait to Screw Us

Congress is still paying attention, but not for long.<p>Parts of the Federal Communication Commission’s repeal of net neutrality is slated to take …

Net Neutrality

Clinical Trials of a New "Cancer Vaccine" Show That It May Actually Work

A Therapy For Each Patient<p>Cancer comes in many different forms, and it is not unusual for diagnosed patients to endure multiple kinds of treatments …

Cancer

‘Minority Report’ adviser John Underkoffler ponders the user interfaces of the future

John Underkoffler is the CEO of Oblong Industries, and he is perhaps best known as the science advisor for the landmark sci-fi film <i>Minority Report</i>.<p>Long before the body suit of Ready Player One, Underkoffler helped envision Minority Report’s scene where actor Tom Cruise uses “data gloves” and …

Augmented Reality

The U.S. Was Just Downgraded from a 'Full' to 'Flawed Democracy'

While U.S. citizens could once claim to be part of the 9% of people in the world governed by a “full democracy,” they are now part of the near 45% …

Participation

We May Be Able to Build a Rocket That Can Go 99.999% the Speed of Light

Theoretical Spacecrafts<p>Theoretical physics often lifts the sanctions we set on our own imaginations. Whether it’s exploring the possibility of warp …

Physics

Gunfire Heard At Saudi Royal Palace In Riyadh As Rumors Of Attempted Coup Mount

It isn't clear what exactly is going on at this time, but rapid and prolonged gunfire was heard near the royal palace.<p>B.alotaby/wikicommons<p>Tyler …

Foreign Policy

10 years in, the Marvel Cinematic Universe still lacks diversity — and these 4 graphs prove it

Marvel’s <i>Avengers: Infinity War</i>, out in theaters April 27, promises to be a culmination of every origin story, direct sequel and mash-up that the …

Comics

Forget Smartphone Addiction. Here's What Experts Are Really Worried About

Our phones are not the problem when it comes to gadget addiction. It's this @jmbrandonbb<p>It's not the smartphone in your hand. It's not the tablet or the laptop. Reports about shiny objects captivating us all day miss the mark by a long shot. Apple is not to blame for making a useful phone, and …

Social Media

What The Tech-Industry Takeover Of Health Care Means For Americans, Part One

Is tech’s role in healthcare a first step towards an idyllic Kurzweilian partnership between humans and machines or the beginning of an Orwellian nightmare?<p>As more tech companies become involved in making the American health care system more efficient, the monolith as it has existed for decades …

Health Care

Goldman Sachs asks in biotech research report: 'Is curing patients a sustainable business model?'

Goldman Sachs analysts attempted to address a touchy subject for biotech companies, especially those involved in the pioneering "gene therapy" …

Biotechnology

Could intelligent life have existed on Earth millions of years before humans?

Reptilian menaces called Silurians evolved on Earth before humankind — at least in the “Doctor Who” rendition of the universe. But, science fiction aside, how would we know if some advanced civilization existed on our home planet millions of years before brainy humans showed up?<p>This is a serious …

Natural Gas

Connected Health – It’s Personal

Healthcare is becoming more connected with direct-to-consumer devices and apps and mobile solutions from providers for managing chronic conditions, …

Digital Health

The Yellowstone Supervolcano Is a Disaster Waiting to Happen

Let's talk about this.<p>Yellowstone National Park sits squarely over a giant, active volcano. This requires attention.<p>Yellowstone has been a national …

Geology

What happened to winter? Vanishing ice convulses Alaskans' way of life

Arctic Dispatches, part 1: The past winter was the warmest on record in the Arctic, putting a lifestyle that has endured for millennia at risk: ‘The magnitude of change is utterly unprecedented’<p>‘Amazing but also concerning’: weird wildlife ventures to northern Alaska<p>A few days before Christmas last …

Global Warming

The Human Brain Can Create Structures in Up to 11 Dimensions

"We found a world that we had never imagined."<p>Last year, neuroscientists used a classic branch of maths in a totally new way to peer into the …

Humanity

ICE handcuffed a legal citizen after raiding his farm without a warrant

Immigration and Customs Enforcement officers stormed an upstate New York farm without a warrant, handcuffed the owner, and handcuffed and arrested one of his workers while the man's children watched from a nearby bus stop, the owner told Syracuse.com.<p>John Collins says it all began when he heard a …

Immigration

China’s children are its secret weapon in the global AI arms race

Late on the night of October 4, 1957, Communist Party Secretary Nikita Khrushchev was at a reception at the Mariinsky Palace, in Kiev, Ukraine, when …

Artificial Intelligence

Palantir Knows Everything About You

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Silicon Valley

Palantir Knows Everything About You, Read Aloud

Teaching

Fear of Millennials Has Finally Shifted to Acceptance in Smart Companies

This successful Eco entrepreneur embraced the Millennial challenge early and shares how he capitalized on the generational shift to gain success.<p>Millennials are a constant topic of conversation in the business press - just search “Millennials” on Inc.com to see the variety of stories covering them. …

Business Strategy

The Feynman Lectures on Physics, The Most Popular Physics Book Ever Written, Is Now Completely Online

In years past, we let you know that Caltech and The Feynman Lectures Website joined forces to create an online edition of <i>The Feynman Lectures on</i> …

Richard Feynman

Democrats file suit alleging Russia, Trump campaign, WikiLeaks conspired to interfere in 2016 campaign

<b>(CNN) —</b> The Democratic National Committee is suing the Trump campaign, Russia, WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange and several relatives and associates of President Donald Trump alleging a grand conspiracy that harmed Democrats through WikiLeaks' publication of internal party emails during the 2016 …

Donald Trump

A.I. researchers are making more than $1 million, even at a nonprofit

One of the poorest-kept secrets in Silicon Valley has been the huge salaries and bonuses that experts in artificial intelligence can command. Now, a …

Artificial Intelligence

Prosecutors suspected Manafort was a 'back channel' between Trump campaign and Russia

Paul Manafort, President Trump's former campaign chairman, came under scrutiny by the special counsel because prosecutors suspected he might be a back channel between the Trump campaign and Russian efforts to interfere in the U.S. election, a Justice Department lawyer said Thursday.<p>The disclosure …

Corruption

Was There a Civilization On Earth Before Humans?

A look at the available evidence<p>It only took five minutes for Gavin Schmidt to out-speculate me.<p>Schmidt is the director of NASA’s Goddard Institute for Space Studies (a.k.a. GISS) a world-class climate-science facility. One day last year, I came to GISS with a far-out proposal. In my work as an …

Rare Earth