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Women in Politics: College Edition – Ohio State University

<i>Welcome to Women in Politics: College Edition, where promising women leaders in student government on college and university campuses across the</i> …

Chinese researchers have genetically modified a human embryo—and many scientists think they’ve gone too far

A team of scientists in China dropped a bombshell earlier this month, and almost nobody noticed.<p>Researchers led by Junjiu Huang of Yat-sen University in Guangzhou published the world’s first scientific paper on altering the DNA of human embryos.<p>The pioneering research is controversial, though it …

Genetics

Correlates between the Science of Learning and the Practice of Teaching by Saad Nagi, PhD

<i>Saad Nagi</i>, PhD, Research Fellow in Neuroscience at the University of Western Sydney writes, "The phenomenon of human learning is not a unitary …

State veterinarian: 4 horses die of virus in Ohio

COLUMBUS, Ohio — The state veterinarian says four horses in northeast Ohio have died of eastern equine encephalitis, a mosquito-borne illness that …

In Weymouth, the ‘Odd Pet Vet’ offers treatment and boarding care for exotic friends

On a recent Saturday between 10 a.m. and 12:30 p.m., Dr. Lisa C. Trout saw a stream of patients, one after another. They included a guinea pig, a …

Australian Veterinarian Successfully Performs Brain Surgery on a Pet Goldfish

Veterinarian Dr. Tristan Rich of Australia’s Lort Smith Animal Hospital performed brain surgery on a pet goldfish named George who was suffering from …

The Brain

What Siberian Burials Reveal about the Relationship between Humans and Dogs

How did dogs come to be our closest animal companions? In the July <i>Scientific American</i> writer Virginia Morell reportson the latest insights into this …

Anthropology

How to Talk to Your Kids About Religion When You’re an Atheist

August 12, 2015 by Hemant Mehta<p>Earlier this year, <b>Wendy Thomas Russell</b> wrote a book about raising children without religion called <i>Relax, It’s Just …

Physicist Finds COMPUTER CODE In String Theory Equation

James Gates is a renowned theoretical physicist who has devoted himself to the incredibly complex and fascinating mathematics of string theory, …

45 questions Reddit users asked Stephen Hawking

Professor Stephen Hawking is taking part in an AMA (Ask Me Anything) on Reddit. Here are some of the best questions he has been asked so far. He is planning to answer them over the next few weeks<p><i>I wanted to ask: Which is a scarier prospect for you? That we're alone in the universe, or not?</i></b> …

Toxicology report: Rob Bironas had 0.218 blood alcohol

As a college student, Larry Bironas would occasionally drink alcohol. But he never liked the bar scene. It made him uncomfortable. In recent years, he can't even remember finishing a full drink.<p>Something else made him uncomfortable: Hearing stories about his son, Rob, drinking and partying.<p>So Larry …

Russian agent's autopsy was 'one of the most dangerous … in the Western World'

LONDON — The body of former Russian agent Alexander Litvinenko was so radioactive that his postmortem was "one of the most dangerous" ever undertaken …

Crime

Grandma Poisons Herself And Her Family With Hot Chocolate Packet That Expired In 1990

An Italian grandmother poisoned herself, her husband, her son, and her grandchildren with a 25-year-old hot chocolate packet. The 77-year-old woman, …

Medium

Coding for beginners: learn coding by creating art

Language Support in Visual Studio Code

Programming Languages<p>Hundreds of programming languages supported<p>In Visual Studio Code, we have support for almost every major programming language. …

Microsoft Visual Studio

What REPL means for Java

Maybe you're a closet Clojure or Scala developer, or perhaps you've worked with LISP in the past. If so, there's a good chance you've used a REPL as …

5 Hours of Edgar Allan Poe Stories Read by Vincent Price & Basil Rathbone

Record label Caedmon Audio specialized in spoken-word recordings, pairing great literary works with great actors. They got James Mason to read the …

‘Supernatural’ Season 11 News: Felicia Day May Be Returning to the Series

Die-hard "Supernatural" fans were stunned last year when the series killed off Charlie Bradbury, one of their most beloved characters on the show. …

Castiel Answered Our Prayers -- Jensen Ackles Is FINALLY On Instagram

At long last, the one and only Dean Winchester joined Instagram yesterday (Aug. 8), and the world rejoiced. Although he hasn't been verified yet, …

Social Media

SDCC: 'Supernatural's' Stars Look Ahead to Season 11's 'Pre-Biblical' Threat

As usual, things couldn’t be more grim for Sam, Dean and Castiel. “Supernatural’s” 10th season culminated with the Winchester brothers being …

‘Supernatural’ Season 11: Cas, Dean reunite, clean up the mess; New spin-off in the works?

The cast and crew have promised fans of an explosive 'Supernatural' season 11. While the Winchester boys reunion are expected, Cas and Dean will get …

RETURN TO TELOS (DOCTOR WHO)

Nick Briggs followed his July story, Fate of Krelos, with a sinister conclusion in the form of Return to Telos. Set during events of the Second …

WATCH: ‘Doctor Who’ Trailer: More Maisie Williams, A ‘Spectacular Plan’

Fans were abuzz after the first Doctor Who trailer for the new season was released at San Diego Comic-Con, and now we have a second thrilling teaser …

Win all of Peter Capaldi's 'Doctor Who' adventures so far on Blu-ray!

Peter Capaldi and Jenna Coleman return as the Doctor and Clara for a brand new season of <i>Doctor Who</i> on Saturday 19 September on BBC One.<p>To celebrate …

Warner Bros Film Chief Talks Plan For DC Universe

Most people think <b>Warner Bros</b> has fallen way behind <b>Marvel Studios</b> when it comes to the superhero genre. Their approach has been disorganized and …

Batman v Superman and Suicide Squad casts join forces for DC universe photoshoot

Earlier today we brought you an image featuring the majority of 20th Century Fox’s Marvel superheroes, and now we have another, this time focussing …

12 Most Powerful DC Universe Superheroes

by Rachel Paxton<p>– on<p>in Lists<p>Superheroes are everywhere these days, and the DC Universe in particular is having a moment with <i>Batman v Superman: Dawn</i> …

Comic Books

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This map of fictional businesses makes the Marvel universe seem small

Comic books are renowned for their interconnecting worlds and their flashy battles—but also, apparently, their corporate synergy. Just in time for …