Ameen Mourad

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Your Neanderthal DNA may help you fight disease, and give you allergies

If you sneeze when flowers bloom in the spring and tear up in the presence of a cat, your Neanderthal DNA may be to blame.<p>About 2% of the DNA in most people alive today came from trysts between ancient humans and their Neanderthal neighbors tens of thousands of years ago, recent studies have shown. …

Star Wars: The Force Awakens,George Lucas,Film,Culture,Star Wars,Science fiction and fantasy,US news,Walt Disney Company,World news<p>Plea for creator of the long-running space saga to replace Jurassic World’s Colin Trevorrow on Episode IX struggles to jump to light speed

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The Dark Web has its first major news publication

The Dark Web has a nasty reputation (and deservedly so) but perhaps investigative news publication <i>ProPublica</i> being the first major media organization on the anonymized version of the internet can change that a bit. The reasoning? "We don't want anyone to know that you came to us or what you read,"</i> …

Jim Harbaugh eats a hot dog

A picture is worth a thousand words.<p>Jim Harbaugh ate a hot dog at a hockey game Thursday night.<p>Actually, to say he "ate" the hot dog is a bit of an understatement. Harbaugh nearly swallowed an entire hot dog in one bite at a hockey game Thursday night.<p>And yet, that ignores his paranoid glances …

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