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National Parks in Every State That’ll Inspire You to Get Outside

National Parks

Researchers Are Using Viruses to Make Superbugs Commit Suicide

Such sweet irony.<p>The gene-editing technology called CRISPR has its origins as a bacterial immune system against viruses, a feature which could be …

Genetics

44 of the hardest questions Apple will ask in a job interview

Apple asks both technical interview questions, based on your past work experience, and some mind-boggling puzzles.<p>And if you're interviewing to work at Apple's retail stores, you'll be asked a lot of questions about how you'd handle an angry customer.<p>We combed through posts on Glassdoor to find …

Employment

How Crispr Could Snip Away Some of Humanity's Worst Diseases

HIV has no cure. But it's not quite the implacable scourge it was throughout the 1980s and 1990s. Education, prophylactics, and drugs like PrEP have …

This Single Test Could Identify Every Virus That's Ever Infected You

Blood tests are no fun. Luckily, a group of researchers at Harvard Medical School and Brigham and Women's Hospital, along with others, have come up …

Immune System

8 Profound Lessons From the Dalai Lama That Will Change Your Perspective on Life

It’s not often that Oprah Winfrey is lost for words.<p>But when she asked The Dalai Lama “Have you ever had to forgive yourself for something?” The …

Mindfulness

21 life-saving facts that everyone should know

But life can also throw situations at us that we don't have a quick, handy response for.<p>Commenters in a recent Quora thread about life-saving facts offered their best tips, which are easy to remember and could have a huge effect if you ever find yourself in a dangerous situation.<p>You might want to …

Smoke Inhalation

10 Trips of a Lifetime

Exploring the “lost city” of Petra, a walking safari in Zambia, a cruise to Antarctica: This isn’t your average trip. Take your family vacation to …

Cape Town

I've Traveled to 70 Countries Solo—This Is the One Everyone Should Visit

Packing up your possessions, booking a ticket, and venturing to a foreign country on your own is one of the most daunting but liberating things you …

2 Infants Have Had Their Cancers Disappear After Being Treated With Genetically Engineered T-Cells

A possible off-the-shelf treatment for cancer.<p>Two infants with leukaemia are now in remission, thanks to a world-first treatment that uses …

Immunotherapy

Is This the Most Romantic Restaurant in the World?

<i>Originally published by Travel + Leisure</i><p>There are few experiences more memorable (or romantic) than eating a delicious meal while surrounded by a …

The eight ultimate North American road trips handpicked by car experts revealed

If you’re planning on hitting the road in North America, an illustrated guide has been created to show eight ultimate road trips that you can take.<p>The trip routes have been personally researched, hand-picked and collated by WeBuyAnyCar.com, the UK’s largest car buying service.<p>The idea behind the …

Trains

New Global Consortium Aims to Create and Stockpile New Vaccines

An international coalition of researchers and public health officials have created a billion-dollar initiative to create and stockpile vaccines in …

The best thing to eat in every EU country

Traveling through Europe is likely to be at the top of anyone's bucket list — in fact, people probably even have a whole <i>other</i> bucket list for it.<p>But forget the sites for a moment and think of the food, which is as varied as the many different countries themselves.<p>Whether you're high up in the Alps …

European Travel

All the Tourism Slogans of the World, Mapped

Ah, tourism slogans. They can either make you want to visit a country or avoid it, and they're all over the map. That is, this particular map …

Tourism

Nature Research: science journals, jobs, information and services.

How to blow up a starSupernova simulations are resolving a 50-year-old mystery about stellar death throes.<p>News |<p>‘Warm transplants’ save livers and …

San Francisco
Public Health

Your New 2017 Travel Bucket List

<b>The 7 under-the-radar cities you must visit this year</b><p>BY MEREDITH HEIL<p>1/9/17<p>Photo: Tourism PEI/Carrie Gregory<p>With the holidays behind us and a long winter ahead, we've got one thing on the mind: travel. This year, make a resolution to get off the couch and finally put all those PTO days to use with …

New Zealand

CRISPR will be a huge story in 2017. Here are 7 things to look for.

The gene-editing tool’s potential to upend science is dizzying.<p>We’re about to enter a golden age of genetic engineering, where huge advances in gene-editing technology are making it possible for scientists to tweak the DNA of different organisms with incredible, unprecedented precision.<p>Until just a …

Genetics

How CRISPR gene editing puts scientists in the driver's seat of evolution

<b>JUDY WOODRUFF:</b><p>As Vice President Biden said earlier, innovations in genetics could be crucial to finding cures for diseases like cancer.<p>One of the …

How Gene Editing Could Ruin Human Evolution

In the 1960s, Thomas Kuhn suggested that scientific ideas undergo fits of revolution, challenging the foundation of establishment science. But it was …

Genetics

I've been to 50 of the Top 250 Global attractions... how about you?

People that know me know that I am a sucker for “lists” and checking things off of them. It’s one of the reasons that I am trying to visit all 3,143 …

Best Places to Visit in the USA in 2017

<i>Searching the USA to find the most charming places in the USA for you to visit in 2017, we’ve partnered with adventure, culture, and luxury travel</i> …

Travel

Rick Steves: Why you should visit Europe in winter

Every summer, Europe greets a stampede of sightseers. Instead of jumping into the peak-season pig pile, consider planning a trip for the off-season — generally that means November through March. Here are some things to know when planning a winter trip:<p><b>It's cheaper:</b> Off-season airfares are often …

European Travel

Where to Travel in 2017- Top Travel Bloggers Share Their Favorite Destinations

If you’re anything like me as soon as the fireworks and celebrations of New Year’s end the search for where to go in the coming year begins. I …

Canada Is Offering Free Admission to Its National Parks in 2017—Here’s Where to Stay

National Parks

Croatia Road Trip: The Ultimate 9-day Itinerary

<i>The spectacular coast and cities brimming with history are calling…get ready for an awesome Croatia road trip.</i><p>Croatia is blessed with 1,800 …

9 Terrific Sights That Every American Must See In London

You’ve booked the flights, grabbed your umbrella and already started to practice your ‘ello’ guvnor’ to proudly announce your arrival…Yup, you’re on …

Luggage

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12 Delicious (and Unpretentious) Restaurants You Must Try

Sometimes amazing food is best enjoyed in a pair of jeans and sneakers.<p>Snagging a reservation at one of the finest restaurants in the world is an …

Food & Dining