AirTalk for May 20, 2014

Chicago Bears: Richard Dent
A group of retired NFL players says in a lawsuit filed Tuesday that the league, thirsty for profits, illegally supplied them with risky narcotics and other painkillers that numbed their injuries for games and led to medical complications down the road.
2010 Tesla Roadster Sport Badge

What is the Future of the Electric Car?

Electric car trends point to carmakers building a more affordable car.
Martial Law Imposed Across Thailand As Political Conflict Continues

Thai army declares martial law in country

Thailand's army declared martial law on Tuesday, capping months of anti-government street protests that started in November. The army has denied that they are trying to stage a coup d'etat.
Psychedelic Therapy

Can psychedelic drugs help treat addiction?

Hallucinogenic drugs aren’t part of a typical recovery program for alcoholism, but new research on the effects of psilocybin, the active ingredient in “magic mushrooms,” might bring psychedelic drugs into addiction treatment programs.
Tampa Bay Rays v Boston Red Sox

Baseball analytics 2.0: It’s all about the team

Baseball is a team sport, after all. Once, sabermetrics (the art of analyzing baseball using statistics made popular by the Oakland A's Billy Beane) focused mainly on the performance of individual players.
Heading out on that first date? Spending the evening with your significant other? You might want to consider donning the color red, which according to research in the new book “Sensation: The New Science of Physical Intelligence” could make you seem more attractive.
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