More than 500 cities and native tribes in the US demand only one family to cause “the worst drug crisis in history”

A bottle of OxyContin in an American pharmacy.

The collective complaint is directed directly against eight members of the Sackler family, owners of a pharmaceutical company “Eight people from a single family made the decisions that caused much of the opiate epidemic,” says the class action lawsuit Purdue Pharma is the manufacturer of the analgesic OxyContin, more potent than heroin and morphine. A […]

The most beautiful formula of mathematics

The most beautiful formula of mathematics

The canon of the beauty of this discipline has Euler’s formula because it relates five mathematical constants. A priori you might think that the concept of beauty is at the antipodes of mathematics because, in principle, the figures do not have a direct relationship with emotions. Said in more prosaic terms: our limbic system does not […]

This is how the alien spaceships could be traveling throughout the galaxy

This is how the alien spaceships could be traveling throughout the galaxy

A new study considers the unusual possibility that the aliens are firing lasers against black holes to extract energy. An astronomer at Columbia University has just published on arxiv.org a new assumption of how supposed extraterrestrial civilizations could be running around the galaxy without us noticing: firing lasers at binary black holes (two black holes that they orbit each other). And […]

The largest fireball from Chelyabinsk explodes in the Bering Sea without warning

The largest fireball from Chelyabinsk explodes in the Bering Sea without warning

The asteroid of several meters struck the atmosphere in December with energy ten times greater than the atomic bomb of Hiroshima. A large fireball struck the Earth’s atmosphere last December, causing the biggest explosion since the Chelyabinsk meteorite in Russia six years ago and the second largest in 30 years. However, the event went unnoticed by the public as it […]

The US used a vehicle registration database to track undocumented immigrants

The US used a vehicle registration database to track undocumented immigrants

Documents prove that immigration agents had access to databases with car license plate information, compiled by dozens of local governments, for the arrest and deportation of people in an irregular situation Immigration agents state in the archives that the database offered “an extremely successful method and system when it comes to locating and stopping targets” […]

New Zealand, in shock: “We thought this was the safest country in the world”

New Zealand, in shock We thought this was the safest country in the world

The country, an idyllic haven of peace where nothing ever happens, is shocked by Friday’s savage attack. State of shock in Christchurch. One day after the wild shootings against two mosques, which left 49 dead and another fifty injured, no one believes that such a massacre could have happened in New Zealand, one of the most peaceful and safe countries in […]