Hitting the Books: These brain cells could hold clues to the CTBI crisis

The Angel and the Assassin: The Tiny Brain Cell That Changed the Course of Medicineby Donna Jackson Nakazawa Whether you’ve just gotten your bell rung, your clock cleaned, or are simply seeing stars — congratulations, you’re likely concussed. When that happens, microglial cells, the human brain’s first line of immune defense, will set about eating…

Voice Actor Phil LaMarr Runs Down Some of His Most Famous Work

Samurai Jack, one of Phil LaMarr’s most popular characters. Image: Cartoon Network Samurai Jack. Green Lantern John Stewart. Kit Fisto. Phil LaMarr has voiced some of the most compelling animated characters of the past two decades. In a new video, LaMarr talks through some of those fantastic roles. In an interview video with Vanity Fair,…

The Morning After: The Galaxy S20 Ultra comes up short

Camera issues and heft hold back even this powerful device.Galaxy S20 Ultra review: Impressive but impractical If all you care about is getting the best of the best, then the Galaxy S20 Ultra wins on specs with big numbers like 108 megapixels, 100x zoom, 8K video, 120Hz screen and 5G support. However, As Cherlynn Low…

Money Buys You a Longer Life, Even Under a Fair Healthcare System

Illustration: Jim Cooke (Photos: Shutterstock) We all know the U.S. healthcare system is unequal and inhumane, but apparently your income can determine your lifespan even in places with fairly good healthcare. A new report from the UK shows that, despite ostensibly equal access to healthcare, people with a lower income and who live in less…

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FCC votes to auction C-band satellite spectrum for 5G use

A divided @FCC chose to give away $15B to foreign satellite companies when American taxpayers want that money for rural broadband. These foreign satellite firms want all 4 feet and their snout in the taxpayer trough, but the FCC shouldn’t be helping them.https://t.co/wpUwRziYnU — John Kennedy (@SenJohnKennedy) February 28, 2020 Following previous proclamations, Pai again…

YouTube TV, Sinclair keep Fox sports channels on as they negotiate

On Thursday YouTube TV announced that subscribers would lose access to Fox regional sports networks and the YES network because it couldn’t reach a new deal with their owner, Sinclair Broadcasting (they got there as a part of Disney’s deal to buy Fox, which required selling off the sports networks). Now the deadline of February…