The fictional presidential candidate who promised to 'make America great again' 16 years before Trump

There is a charismatic man running for president with the slogan, "Help us make America great again." He calls his enemies rapists and destroyers of the country. His opponent calls him a demagogue, a rabble-rouser, and a hypocrite. His supporters have been known to form mobs, get violent and burn people to death. He…

Scientists have found a way to make sure their mutant genetic creations don't spread in the wild

In Ray Bradbury's classic short story "A Sound of Thunder," there is a lesson no doubt heavy on the minds of today's gene-hacking scientists: a man travels back in time to hunt dinosaurs, only to find that by mistakenly stepping on a butterfly he subtly alters the entire future. With our newly acquired ability to…

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