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Scientist University Of California Say Aliens Have Been Living Among Us Since the Beginning of Mankind

UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA SCIENTISTS: 'CAMOUFLAGED' ALIENS LIVE AMONG US Scientists of the University of California came up with an unusual hypothesis …

A Few Scraps of Paper Can Turn Dirt Into a Super Strong Building Material

As far as building materials go, they don’t come much cheaper than dirt, which is literally everywhere and mostly free. But, as anyone who has ever …

Engineering

Life or death: A heroin addict's last day before rehab

"<i>In the Shadow of Death: Jason's Journey</i><i>" is a multi-part "CBS Evening News" series that follows Jason Amaral, a 30-year-old addict living in the</i> …

City Halls

Does a lack of REM sleep 'erase' memories? - Futurity

Scientists have long debated whether REM sleep—the phase in which we dream—is directly involved in memory formation. A new study suggests it is.

The most 'addictive' drugs probably aren't the ones you think

Definitively ranking how addictive various substances are is tough work, even for scientists.<p>It's well known that drugs like cocaine and heroin come with extreme health risks. But knowing how likely you are to become addicted to one of them is a murky science. In reality, roughly 80-85% of people …

Addiction

When Your Boss Is Terrible at Leading Meetings

If you think that your boss is ineffective at leading meetings, you are not alone.<p>Few managers or supervisors have mastered the art of meetings and even fewer organizations have made it a priority. Add to that the fact that leaders are busy — and often don’t have the time to prepare adequately — …