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More than 100 leading neuroscientists protested the 1.6 billion dollar Human Brain Project in an open letter Monday. The project, the scientists argued, will waste money and harm the field of neuroscience. The Human Brain Project, largely funded by...
WASHINGTON — Passengers at some overseas airports that offer U.S.-bound flights will soon be required to power on their electronic devices in order to board their flights — a measure intended to enhance aviation security at a time when intelligence...
Health apps like blood pressure monitors, fitness trackers and others are flooding the market, and FDA regulation can’t keep up. Photo by Nicola/FlickrThe hundreds of mobile health applications produced each month outpaces the Food and Drug...
WASHINGTON — The White House says the U.S. will work with Germany to resolve its concerns over reports that a German intelligence employee spied for the United States. But White House spokesman Josh Earnest isn’t saying whether those reports...
Photo by Eigenes Werk/FlickrAndrew Lloyd Webber’s “Cats” returns to London’s West End in December with a rapping feline now among the cast. The 66-year-old British composer said Monday that the musical will undergo a few...
Rachel Zucker reads her poem “wish you were here you are” from her new collection “The Pedestrians.” wish you were here you are time isn’t the same for everyone there is science behind this when you fly into space you...