Turning Light Into Matter

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Scientists may soon create matter entirely from light, using technology that is already available to complete a quest 80 years in the making.

Viewing U.S. in fear and dismay

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The word many Mexicans now use to describe Washington reflects a familiar mix of outrage and exasperation: berrinche. Technically defined as a tantrum, berrinches are also spoiled little rich kids, blind to their privilege and the effects of their misbehavior.

Mexican village creates its own mobile service

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After being ignored by a company owned by the world's richest man Carlos Slim, a tiny Mexican village has developed its own mobile network with international connections. The local service costs 15 pesos ($1.2) per month-13 times cheaper than a big firm's basic plan in Mexico City, AFP reports.

Will Technology Replace Thinking?

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When you get to be 96 years of age the road ahead is short, so you look back at the road you have traveled for almost 100 years. The first thing you come up against is technology.