A giant planet, which should not exist according to planet formation theory, has been discovered around a distant star. The new research is presented in a paper recently accepted for publication in the journal Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Soc
When Americans talk about the rise of Amazon and online retail, things get dystopian pretty quickly: loss of jobs, the death of local towns and brick-and-mortar shops, grueling conditions and low pay in Amazon's warehouses, etc. But there might be a b
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Instead, House Speaker Paul Ryan and Republican senators, including McCain, are reportedly working on multiple amnesty plans for illegal aliens that could potentially trigger a chain migration of upwards of 19 million foreign nationals coming to the U.S., as Breitbart News reported.
One of the things I did not understand, says Schmidt, was that these systems can be used to manipulate public opinion in ways that are quite inconsistent with what we think of as democracy... “How many Twitter accounts are real people versus non-real people? It’d be useful to know if the thing