7 Days Under The Taliban: Photos Of Kabul Under Its New Rulers
Business

7 Days Under The Taliban: Photos Of Kabul Under Its New Rulers

Saturday marked the seventh consecutive day of Taliban fighters taking control of Afghanistan's capital since the collapse of the Western-backed
Business

Fearful LGBTQ Afghans can't receive money raised for them through GoFundMe 'due to Taliban control'

Three queer Afghans residing in the US started a GoFundMe account to support LBGTQ people in Afghanistan. The platform won't allow them to access the
Business

Mississippi poison control calls rise as anti-vaxxers take livestock dewormers to treat and prevent COVID-19

This image shows Ivermectin tablets in Tehatta West Benga on May 19, 2021. Photo by Soumyabrata Ray/NurPhoto via Getty Images Ivermectin has not been
Afghanistan: Taliban Enters Kabul Months Earlier Than Predicted As U.S. Staff Evacuate Country
Business

Afghanistan: Taliban Enters Kabul Months Earlier Than Predicted As U.S. Staff Evacuate Country

Topline Taliban forces invaded Kabul Sunday, and they appear poised to takeover Afghanistan's largest city. This expedites the U.S. evacuation from
Business

Helicopters are evacuating staff from the US embassy in Kabul as the Taliban enter the Afghan capital 'from all sides'

A U.S. Chinook helicopter flew near Kabul's U.S. Embassy on Sunday, August 15, 2021. As the Taliban advance on Afghanistan's capital, helicopters
Business

Helicopters are evacuating staff from the US embassy in Kabul as the Taliban enter the Afghan capital 'from all sides'

Officials from the US Embassy are being evacuated. Officials destroyed sensitive documents and smoke could be seen rising from its roof. Fear
Business

Taliban captures Afghanistan's fourth-largest city, sets sights on Kabul

The Taliban took Mazar-i-Sharif (the capital of Afghanistan's Balkh Province) on Saturday. The insurgents have waged a massive military campaign to
Biden Dispatching 5,000 Troops To Aid Afghanistan Evacuation
Business

Biden Dispatching 5,000 Troops To Aid Afghanistan Evacuation

Topline After the Taliban's critical victories Saturday, President Joe Biden announced that the U.S. will increase the number of troops it sends to
Engineers make critical advance in quantum computer design
Science

Engineers make critical advance in quantum computer design

In preparation for measurement, the spin qubit device is connected to a circuit board. Credit: Serwan Asaad UNSW Sydney quantum engineers have
Metasurfaces control polarized light at will
Science

Metasurfaces control polarized light at will

Illustrative example of a polarization-analyzing hologram. The metasurface hologram creates a far field in which the light is directed according to