No One Can Win the FutureIt's wrong to pit U.S. and Chinese scientists against each other in a research arms race.
The 40-Year ItchWould-be space explorers, scientists, and a couple of crackpots gather at DARPA’s 100-Year Starship Symposium to try to get interstellar travel unstuck.
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Life After ISIS The Northern Iraqi city of Sinjar has been recaptured from ISIS, but it’s a long way from back to normal.
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