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May 4, 2014

To Understand the Escalating Crisis in Ukraine, Check the Troop Movements on This Map

The worst case scenario may be here sooner than we think.
May 4, 2014

7 Devices From 'Star Wars' Scientists Are Actually Building Right Now

Technologies dreamed up for the big screen decades ago are finally becoming realities.
May 4, 2014

The Godfather of Freakonomics Has Died — Here Are His Most Groundbreaking Theories

Gary Becker's critical work paved the way for a generation of new economic thought.
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May 4, 2014

The Best Jokes From Obama's White House Correspondents' Dinner

"In 2013 my slogan was 'control + alt + delete.'"
May 4, 2014

How Close Are We to Actually Finding Life on Other Planets?

Three recent scientific findings shed light on this complex question.