A Fundamental New Law Unchains Fusion Energy

Illustration of cloud-like ionized plasma in the ITER fusion reactor tokamak. Credit: ITER Physicists at EPFL, within a large European collaboration, have revised one of the fundamental laws that has been foundational to[{” attribute=””>plasma and fusion research for over three decades, even governing the design of megaprojects like ITER. The update demonstrates that we can … Read more

Mind-Altering Parasite May Make Infected People More Attractive, Study Suggests

The brain-hijacking parasite Toxoplasma gondii seems to be almost everywhere. The microscopic invader is thought to infect up to 50 percent of people, and a range of studies suggests it may alter human behavior, in addition to that of many other animals. The parasite has been linked with a large range of neurological disorders, including … Read more

Stock rally losing puff as economic growth doubts grow By Reuters

© Reuters. A passerby wearing a protective face mask walks past an electric screen displaying a graph showing Japan’s Nikkei share average, amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic, in Tokyo, Japan February 24, 2022. REUTERS/Issei Kato/Files By Tom Westbrook SINGAPORE (Reuters) – Asia’s stock markets eked out their fourth straight session of gains on Wednesday, … Read more

Microsoft starts rolling out new ‘One Outlook’ Windows email client to testers

Written by Mary Jo Foley, Contributor Mary Jo Foley Contributor Mary Jo Foley has covered the tech industry for 30 years for a variety of publications, including ZDNet, eWeek, and Baseline. She is the author of Microsoft 2. Full Organic Credit: Microsoft Microsoft has started rolling out the new Outlook for Windows client to testers … Read more

As inflation slows and ruble rallies, Russia is hoping to avoid a crisis

Russian President Vladimir Putin. Pole | Reuters Russia believes it has swerved a financial crisis as its currency rallies and economic data improves, but strategists say the numbers mask some ugly truths for Moscow. Although inflation in the country is running hot, there are signs that price rises are slowing and will continue to do … Read more

North Korea hails recovery as WHO worries over missing data

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea said Wednesday more than a million people have already recovered from suspected COVID-19 just a week after disclosing an outbreak it appears to be trying to manage in isolation as global experts express deep concern about the public health threat† The country’s anti-virus headquarters announced 232,880 new cases … Read more

Former Russian colonel criticizes the country’s invasion of Ukraine on state television

A wounded service member of Ukrainian forces from the besieged Azovstal steel mill in Mariupol is transported out of a bus on a stretcher under escort of the pro-Russian military upon arrival in Novoazovsk, Ukraine, on May 16. (Alexander Ermochenko/Reuters) Ukraine expects to carry out an exchange of Russian prisoners of war for the severely … Read more

Aaron Judge two home runs in win vs. Orioles

Aaron Judge two home runs in win vs. Orioles n”,”providerName”:”Twitter”,”providerUrl”:”https://twitter.com”,”type”:”rich”,”width”:550,”__typename”:”ExternalEmbedContent”},”$ROOT_QUERY.getForgeContentBySlug({“locale”:”en-us”,”slug”:”aaron-judge-two-home-runs-in-win-vs-orioles”,”type”:”story”}).parts.4″:{“data”:{“type”:”id”,”generated”:true,”id”:”$ROOT_QUERY.getForgeContentBySlug({“locale”:”en-us”,”slug”:”aaron-judge-two-home-runs-in-win-vs-orioles”,”type”:”story”}).parts.4.data”,”typename”:”ExternalEmbedContent”},”type”:”oembed”,”__typename”:”ExternalEmbed”},”$ROOT_QUERY.getForgeContentBySlug({“locale”:”en-us”,”slug”:”aaron-judge-two-home-runs-in-win-vs-orioles”,”type”:”story”}).parts.5″:{“content”:”Though Judge is batting .349 (29-for-83) with 13 homers and 28 RBIs over his last 21 games and heard serenades of “M-V-P!” from a largely pro-Yankees crowd of 12,635 in Baltimore, the slugger has repeatedly said that he does not yet feel locked in — a … Read more