Future Space Tourists Might Have To Train Before Their Trips

Leave it to Richard Branson to find motivation to go to the gym in traveling to space. On Tuesday, a ship from Brason’s space flight company, Virgin Galactic, achieved supersonic speed in a test run for the second time. To Branson, that means the first passenger flight to the edge of the atmosphere is coming […]

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Here’s What Ambien Can Actually Do To You

Ambien’s been around for years, helping the troubled get some shut-eye. But, wow, so strange that so many people are interested in its side effects all of a sudden! It’s hard to surf the net today without encountering chatter of crazy things people have done while under the influence of the potent sedative. And for some reason […]

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We Can Now Treat Sick Babies With Stem Cells Before They’re Even Born

Statistically, baby Elianna had little chance of survival. During an ultrasound, the doctor caring for Elianna’s mother, Nichelle Obar, realized the woman’s fetus suffered from a blood disorder called alpha thalassemia major. Usually, fetuses with the condition are stillborn or die shortly after birth. But now, against the odds, Elianna is now at home with her parents […]

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Papua New Guinea Is About To Block Facebook To Curtail Hate Speech, Fake Profiles, And Porn

The government of Papua New Guinea plans to block the entire country from accessing Facebook and may design its own state-run social media site as an alternative. Communications Minister Sam Basil announced on Tuesday that the government would be blocking Facebook for one month in accordance with its 2016 Cyber Crime Act, as reported by […]

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Las Vegas Food Service Workers Are Going on Strike So They Don’t Lose Their Jobs to Robots

Each day, Vegas hotels and restaurants dish up 60,000 pounds of food. It takes nearly 50,000 real-live humans to prepare and serve all those crab legs, potatoes, and chocolate cakes, and now they’ve made it clear: they don’t want to lose their job to robots. Members of the city’s Culinary Workers Union voted last week […]

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