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Segway Transitions to Chinese Ownership

Segway Transitions to Chinese Ownership

Segway, the two-wheeled vehicle that was launched in 2001 to great fanfare but became the butt of more than a few jokes, has been purchased by a Chinese company.Segway Transitions to Chinese Ownership thumbnail...

Russia Is Outlawing Celebrity Memes

Russia Is Outlawing Celebrity Memes

Russia likes outlawing things. Last year, they got rid of cussing in all forms of media, and even did away with any film that “threatened national unity.” With such unchecked restrictions on freedom of...

Creating False Mouse Memories

Creating False Mouse Memories

To explore how the brain encodes memories, neurobiologists at the Scripps Research Institute created a new memory in a mouse, by mixing two separate experiences of its past. The experiment reveals just how malleable...