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Thursday, August 15, 2013

Charred remains of many cars line the roads near a Rabaa mosque. (T Todras-Whitehill/Twitter)

As Deaths Rise to More Than 500, A Look At Next Steps for Egypt, U.S.-Mideast Relations | Congress Investigates The Digital Currency Bitcoin | New Black Hole Theory Could Overthrow Einstein's Theory of Relativity | Coping with Schizophrenia By Listening | Who Will Decide Egypt's Future? 

As Deaths Rise to More Than 500, A Look At Next Steps for Egypt, U.S.-Mideast Relations

The situation in Egypt continued to unravel yesterday as security forces stormed pro-Morsi protest camps, which sparked deadly clashes around the country. Mona Makram Ebeid is a polit...

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Congress Investigates The Digital Currency Bitcoin

This month, it seems, Bitcoin hit the big time. A federal judge declared that Bitcoins are in fact a recognized form of currency, and Bloomberg Terminal actually created a Bitcoin tic...

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The Evolution of The Egyptian Revolution

The BBC's Hugh Sykes has been on the ground reporting on the latest violence in Egypt. Sykes has reported many times since the revolution began and he often points out that we frequen...

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New Black Hole Theory Could Overthrow Einstein's Theory of Gravity

Joseph Polchinski is part of a four-man team that’s rethinking our ideas about black holes. In the process, he and his team might overthrow Einstein’s theory of relativity. It might s...

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Coping With Schizophrenia By Listening

Eleanor Longden was diagnosed with schizophrenia and institutionalized and essentially discarded by a mental health system that was unsure of how to help her. So instead Longden began...

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Who Will Decide Egypt's Future?

The future in Egypt seems uncertain and there are many lessons from history that can be learned about what we can expect next. There is no doubt that the military will directly affect...

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