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Why Martin Luther King Jr.'s Lessons About Peaceful Protests Are Still Relevant
JAY GORY, MANAGING EDITOR, science
"It seeks so to dramatize the issue that it can no longer be ignored"
Genetically engineered algae could bring off
JAY GORY, MANAGING EDITOR, science
Researchers in the U.K. have developed a bio solar cell that’s powered by genetically modified live algae. It could be used to help bring renewable energy to places like rural Africa.
Florida 20
JAY GORY, MANAGING EDITOR, science
"I hope to use it to pursue a variety of passions, help my family and do some good for humanity"
A Trump
JAY GORY, MANAGING EDITOR, science
The condominium board for the 48-story building overlooking the Hudson River filed a lawsuit last week in state court against DJT Holdings.
Wolf found in northern Belgium, first time in over 100 years
JAY GORY, MANAGING EDITOR, science
A wild wolf has been found in the northern Belgian region of Flanders for the first time in more than a century, an environmental group said Saturday. "Our country was the only one in continental Europe to have not been visited by a wolf," since the animal began recolonising the continent, Landschap said. Overhunting, industrialisation and urban sprawl progressively led to the disappearance of the wolf from most of Western Europe since the beginning of the 20th century.
Ancient, Icy Tomb of Scythian Prince, Oldest of its Kind, Expected to Hold Hidden Treasures
JAY GORY, MANAGING EDITOR, science
Archaeologists working in Siberia have discovered an undisturbed ancient kurgan—a tomb of a Scythian prince. The tomb appears to be both the oldest and largest of its kind ever recorded in southern Siberia, according to a press release from the Swiss National Science Foundation.
Why do we need to know about prime numbers with millions of digits?
JAY GORY, MANAGING EDITOR, science
Prime numbers are a mathematical mystery.
‘This Is Not a Drill.’ Hawaii Just Sent Out an Incoming Missile Alert. It Was a Mistake
JAY GORY, MANAGING EDITOR, science
Authorities said alerts about a ballistic missile in Hawaii were false.
FBI Knew Las Vegas Mass Shooter Kept Gun Stashes, Records Show
JAY GORY, MANAGING EDITOR, science
Agents knew Stephen Paddock had big caches of weapons when they sought warrants
Jordan’s need to diversify options, freedom will save Kenya, not being ostriches, National Payments Platform could change banking, demolition of a w
JAY GORY, MANAGING EDITOR, world
“In recent weeks, there has been much commentary in Jordan on the importance of taking a new approach to Jordan’s bilateral relations,” writes Amer Al Sabaileh. “Strategically, it is imperative that Jordan continues to diversify its options, but this must be done with a clear plan and idea rather than clichés and propaganda.
CES 2018: Outdoor speakers to spice up your backyard
JAY GORY, MANAGING EDITOR, science
Now you can take your backyard party to the next level with the latest in wireless outdoor speaker tech able to weather any storm.
Feeding Pets a Raw
JAY GORY, MANAGING EDITOR, science
They can be contaminated with bacteria and parasites, researchers say
These flying robots can self
JAY GORY, MANAGING EDITOR, science
Researchers at the University of Pennsylvania have developed a series of modular flying robots that can autonomously assemble themselves in midair and fly. In the video above, the robots can be seen hovering near one another and then slowly moving close until magnets attached to each corner of a vehicle’s cage quickly snaps them together.…
Where to Go for the Best Chance to See a UFO in America
JAY GORY, MANAGING EDITOR, science
Trying to catch a glimpse of a UFO? There are hotspots around the U.S., and if you really want to give it a go, you'll need to visit one.
Is Google's fact checker targeting conservative news?
JAY GORY, MANAGING EDITOR, science
Kurt the 'CyberGuy' shares insight.
'I Don’t Know Why They’ve Waited.' Families Stress Over Delay in Children's Health Funding
JAY GORY, MANAGING EDITOR, science
"We’re just the ones getting caught up in this"
Father Charged With Murder of 3
JAY GORY, MANAGING EDITOR, science
Wesley Mathews was indicted on a capital murder charge
Finnish firm detects new Intel security flaw
JAY GORY, MANAGING EDITOR, science
A new security flaw has been found in Intel hardware which could enable hackers to access corporate laptops remotely, Finnish cybersecurity specialist F-Secure said on Friday. F-Secure said in a statement that the flaw had nothing to do with the "Spectre" and "Meltdown" vulnerabilities recently found in the micro-chips that are used in almost all computers, tablets and smartphones today. Rather, it was an issue within Intel Active Management Technology (AMT), "which is commonly found in most corporate laptops, (and) allows an attacker to take complete control over a user's device in a matter of seconds," the cybersecurity firm said.
London Mayor Sadiq Khan: 'Donald Trump Is Not Welcome Here'
JAY GORY, MANAGING EDITOR, science
"It appears that President Trump got the message"
Democrats Must Not Only Denounce Trump’s Racist Agenda — They Must Defeat It
JAY GORY, MANAGING EDITOR, science
'This is about far more than just vulgar language'
'It Will Be Transformational.' Kentucky Becomes First State to Adopt New Medicaid Work Requirement
JAY GORY, MANAGING EDITOR, science
Kentucky is the first state to adopt the Trump administration's new policy of imposing work requirements as a precondition for Medicaid
Jordan’s need to diversify options, freedom will save Kenya, not being ostriches, National Payments Platform could change banking, demolition of a w
JAY GORY, MANAGING EDITOR, world
“In recent weeks, there has been much commentary in Jordan on the importance of taking a new approach to Jordan’s bilateral relations,” writes Amer Al Sabaileh. “Strategically, it is imperative that Jordan continues to diversify its options, but this must be done with a clear plan and idea rather than clichés and propaganda.
Frozen Embryos Are Just as Good for IVF as Fresh Ones
JAY GORY, MANAGING EDITOR, science
Two new studies find that fresh and frozen embryos lead to similar pregnancy rates and live births in IVF
A Group of Former Nuclear Launch Officers Calls President Trump 'A Clear and Present Danger'
JAY GORY, MANAGING EDITOR, science
Trump's "inflammatory rhetoric has put the United States on a collision course with North Korea," they wrote
Dan Harmon Gives 'Full Account' of Sexually Harassing Community Writer Megan Ganz
JAY GORY, MANAGING EDITOR, science
"I destroyed everything and I damaged her internal compass"
Man in 'Celebgate' Scandal Will Plead Guilty to Hacking Celebrity Accounts
JAY GORY, MANAGING EDITOR, science
A Connecticut man charged with hacking into more than 250 iCloud accounts of Hollywood stars and ordinary people has agreed to plead guilty.
France Launches Mini Satellite To Explore Mysteries of Distant Gas Giant Planet
JAY GORY, MANAGING EDITOR, science
On Friday, an Indian rocket will carry a tiny French satellite into Earth's orbit, where it will spend a year studying a mysterious young solar system 63 light-years away. The miniature satellite will be focused on Beta Pictoris, a star less than twice the size of our sun that formed between 20 and 26 million years ago. Because the star is too old to still be forming planets, all that celestial rubble is likely the remains of miniature planets and hundreds of comets that collide and shatter.
'We Don't Share a Common Baseline of Facts.' Barack Obama Reflects on Divisiveness in Politics
JAY GORY, MANAGING EDITOR, science
In a wide ranging interview with David Letterman
Virgin Galactic conducts 7th glide test of spacecraft
JAY GORY, MANAGING EDITOR, science
Virgin Galactic says the latest glide test of its space tourism rocket plane was a success, nearly reaching the speed of sound high over California. The spaceship, named Unity, was carried aloft by its ...
Jordan’s need to diversify options, freedom will save Kenya, not being ostriches, National Payments Platform could change banking, demolition of a w
JAY GORY, MANAGING EDITOR, world
“In recent weeks, there has been much commentary in Jordan on the importance of taking a new approach to Jordan’s bilateral relations,” writes Amer Al Sabaileh. “Strategically, it is imperative that Jordan continues to diversify its options, but this must be done with a clear plan and idea rather than clichés and propaganda.
Champagne box
JAY GORY, MANAGING EDITOR, science
France launched a champagne box-sized mini satellite into Earth orbit on Friday to study a mysterious, juvenile planet system in our Milky Way galaxy, mission controllers said. Weighing in at 3.5 kilogrammes (7.7 pounds), the PicSat satellite was hoisted into space by an Indian PSLV rocket, and placed into orbit at an altitude of 505 kilometres (314 miles), according to the Paris Observatory, involved in the project. PicSat's target is the massive star Beta Pictoris, some 60 light years from Earth in the southern constellation of Pictor (The Painter's Easel), and its planet Beta Pictoris b -- a gassy giant.
Murders in Puerto Rico Surge as Hurricane Maria Recovery Continues
JAY GORY, MANAGING EDITOR, science
32 people have been killed in the first 11 days of the year
California has a new wind
JAY GORY, MANAGING EDITOR, science
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Scientists say a 199-mph (320-kph) gust that blasted a mountaintop at the Alpine Meadows ski resort last February was the strongest wind ever recorded in California.
Readers write: Birds and their plans, billionaire fights poverty, using proven methods
JAY GORY, MANAGING EDITOR, world
Recommended: Could you pass a US citizenship test? The Nov. 20 cover story, “A billionaire’s war on poverty,” was an excellent article! The article has inspired me. Bravo! Thank you for the Nov. 20 cover story.
Jordan’s need to diversify options, freedom will save Kenya, not being ostriches, National Payments Platform could change banking, demolition of a w
JAY GORY, MANAGING EDITOR, world
“In recent weeks, there has been much commentary in Jordan on the importance of taking a new approach to Jordan’s bilateral relations,” writes Amer Al Sabaileh. “Strategically, it is imperative that Jordan continues to diversify its options, but this must be done with a clear plan and idea rather than clichés and propaganda.
James Franco Accuser Violet Paley: 'I Wish He Made a Promise to Change'
JAY GORY, MANAGING EDITOR, science
Paley spoke to TIME about her allegations, which Franco denies
'Every Minute of Every Day Has Been a Nightmare.' Man Confesses to Decades
JAY GORY, MANAGING EDITOR, science
Brian Hawkins said he and two accomplices robbed and killed 19-year-old Frank Wesley McAlister, whose slaying was unsolved for decades
A who's who of family members in the North Korean Kim family dynasty
JAY GORY, MANAGING EDITOR, science
Ko Yong Hui is the mother of current North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, whose father was Kim Jong Il.
Classified US satellite launched from California after delay
JAY GORY, MANAGING EDITOR, science
A rocket carrying a classified U.S. satellite has blasted off from California
Ice Cream Bars Recalled at Safeway, Kroger and Other Supermarkets Over Listeria Concerns
JAY GORY, MANAGING EDITOR, science
They were sold at numerous retailers
Ronan Farrow Says His 'Family Background Helped' Him Understand 'Abuse of Power'
JAY GORY, MANAGING EDITOR, science
Ronan Farrow is opening up about how having Woody Allen as his father has shaped his life and understanding of "abuse of power"
Authorities trying methods other than DNA to identify remains found in the Heights
JAY GORY, MANAGING EDITOR, science
Forensic scientists may be able to use circumstantial evidence to officially identity remains found in the walls of a Heights home and finally close the case of the missing Marty Cerruti.
This Is What Actually Shuts Down During a Government Shutdown
JAY GORY, MANAGING EDITOR, science
Some entities remain open
Here's How YouTube Is Starting to Cut Ties With Logan Paul Following 'Suicide Forest' Video
JAY GORY, MANAGING EDITOR, science
"Suicide is not a joke, nor should it ever be a driving force for views"
Here's the Plan Trump Was Attacking When He Said 'Shithole Countries'
JAY GORY, MANAGING EDITOR, science
His remarks upset a delicately balanced deal
High School Friend Arrested After Body of Missing College Student Is Found Buried in Park
JAY GORY, MANAGING EDITOR, science
Blaze Bernstein's body was found after recent rains partially exposed it
'Not the Language Used.' Donald Trump Denies 'Shithole Countries' Remark But Defends 'Tough' Stance
JAY GORY, MANAGING EDITOR, science
Donald Trump seems to be defending himself against the furor over his vulgar words to describe African countries
Ancient Meteorites That Crashed to Earth Carried Ingredients For Life, Including Water And Organic Compounds
JAY GORY, MANAGING EDITOR, science
Tiny salt crystals encased in rock that fell to Earth from ancient alien worlds contain organic compounds and water vital to life, finds a new analysis that suggests how space rocks plummeting to Earth could have seeded life. The paper, published in the journal Science Advances, scrutinized the "early solar system fluids" trapped within two space rocks' salt crystals. "It's like a fly in amber," David Kilcoyne, a scientist at Berkeley Lab's Advanced Light Source, a Department of Energy facility that took part in the research, said in a press release. The two meteorites the scientists analyzed, which were both discovered in 1998, are called Zag and Monahans.
'The President Must Apologize': Haitian
JAY GORY, MANAGING EDITOR, science
The Utah representative has family from Haiti — one of the countries Trump called a "shithole"
US review shows pesticides harm threatened salmon, whales
JAY GORY, MANAGING EDITOR, science
WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal scientists have determined that a family of widely used pesticides poses a threat to dozens of endangered and threatened species, including Pacific salmon, Atlantic sturgeon and Puget Sound orcas.