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Matcha 101: How to Make the Best Tea

Are you craving a calming, healthful cup of matcha to get you through the depths of winter? This week tea experts Emily Erb and Anna Morton of Leaves …

Vanadium Dioxide, A Metal That Conducts Electricity But Not Heat

Scientists have discovered “exotic electrical and thermal properties” in a material known as vanadium dioxide which may be applied to develop more …

Activists protest Trump by climbing crane near White House

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Seven activists affiliated with the environmental organization Greenpeace climbed a construction crane near the White House Wednesday morning to protest Donald Trump's presidency.<p>The activists, who came from across the country to protest Trump, displayed a 70- foot by 30-foot …

Lung Cancer Vaccine Gets FDA Approval — And You’ll Never Guess Who Made It

CIMAvax treats non-small cell lung cancer, which accounts for 80 to 85 percent of diagnoses.<p>The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has recently …

Cancer

The 8 Best YA Novels For People Who Don't Like YA Novels

Think YA novels aren't for you? Meet Maggie Stiefvater, Rainbowl Rowell, or Neal Shusterman<p>Although the market for Young Adult novels has never been …

Books

The Demon On Your Chest And Other Terrifying Tales Of Sleep Paralysis

Sleep paralysis has been frightening people for centuries.<p>An unusual condition called sleep paralysis has been frightening people for centuries, and now a new review sums up the many creepy stories from different cultures that try to explain the episodes of waking up and being unable to …

Heavy cannabis use linked to thin bones and low weight, despite its ‘munchies’ reputation

Despite its reputation for causing “the munchies”, heavy use of cannabis has been linked to a reduction in body weight and thin bones that are more …

Cannabis

Tiger Woods’ decision a ‘display of his complete disregard for the game’

<i>Stories of interest you might have missed…</i><p>Opinions abound on Tiger Woods withdrawing from the Safeway Open on Monday, three days after officially committing to play, but among the most pointed was from the New York Post’s Mark Cannizzaro.<p>“His stunning decision Monday to withdraw from this week’s …

France bans the use of plastic crockery and cutlery to aid battle against climate change

Plastic crockery and cutlery is to be banned in France unless it is made from biologically sourced materials.<p>The law comes into force in 2020. It is part of a French environmental initiative called the Energy Transition for Green Growth, part of a package aimed at tackling climate change.<p>But, the …

San Francisco

Earth’s Collision With Another Planet Probably Started Life

Researchers from Rice University say that around 4.4 billion years ago, a Mercury-like planet smashed into Earth, seeding our primordial planet with …

Earth Science

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Jack White just played the first vinyl record in space

Jack White just went were no man has gone before: the Nashville rocker successfully played a vinyl record in space for the first time.<p>Using a …

Bill Nye on Reconciling Science and Faith, and the Rise of Atheism

<b>Chris Slade:</b> Hi Bill. My name is Chris Slade and one of my goals in life is to help bridge the gap between science and the modern Christian. What is …