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A schematic of the “Flintstones-like” car used in a study to detect brain cells that detect speed. Photo by Kropff E. et al. Nature 2015. Walk, skip or run — people travel at many speeds, but how do our minds tell the difference?...
Following his statement on the Iran nuclear deal this afternoon, a reporter asked President Barack Obama if comedian Bill Cosby’s Medal of Freedom would be revoked in light of new sexual assault allegations. The president reminded the group that he...
A teller counts U.S. notes at the Dahabshill money transfer office in Somalia’s capital Mogadishu February 16, 2015. In Somalia, remittances from the U.S. exceed the amount of U.S. foreign aid. Photo by Omar Faruk/Reuters For the economies of...