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The Making of ‘Planet Earth II’, the Most Epic Nature Documentary of All-Time

Here's one more surprising way that sex benefits your health

Sex is known to help with all sorts of things, from better sleep to improved moods – but what if we told you getting freaky also helped you <i>remember</i> …

Astrophysicist has consoling message for humanity: You’re more important than you might think

New discoveries point to uniqueness of human life<p>Oscar Wilde once said, “We are all in the gutter, but some of us are looking at the stars.”<p>The …

Fossil Fuels

The Key To America's Future? Science

Growing up in a reasonably affluent family in Brazil, I have no doubt that my life changed forever when, as a 10-year-old, I watched the moon landing on live TV.<p>How amazing was that? To see a human walking on the moon from the comfort of my uncle's bedroom in Rio? I was born two years after the …

U.S. Patent and Trademark Office

Do You Know More About Health Than Donald Trump?

The candidate lacks a basic understanding of the enormous problems with American medical care.<p>On Monday, Donald Trump presented Americans with a puzzle of a sentence: “All of my employees are having a tremendous problem with Obamacare.”<p>At first it seemed like Trump might be admitting to something …

Health Care

Meet the Silicon Valley-ites taking tiny hits of LSD to boost performance

It's 7am on a sunny Friday in a shared house in the sleepy San Francisco neighbourhood of Richmond. Flatmates buzz in and out of the kitchen as Lily …

Consciousness

Warning of election fraud, Trump sparks fear that his backers may intimidate minority voters

In remarks with strong racial overtones, Donald Trump told a mainly white rural crowd in Pennsylvania on Friday that vote fraud could cheat him out of victory and vowed to dispatch police who support him to monitor polls in "certain parts" of the state.<p>"We're going to have unbelievable turnout, but …

Skin Care

How I learned to stop worrying and love germs

The 17th-century Dutch scientist Antony van Leeuwenhoek loved looking through his microscope.<p>Leeuwenhoek first became known for his skill at making …

Microbiology

This Is the Sound of Donald Trump's Inner Voice

Super catty.<p>Donald Trump did not like what was said about him at the Democratic National Convention, especially the speech by "little" Michael Bloomberg. His feelings were hurt, and he wasted no time in making that clear.<p>Comedian and actor Peter Serafinowicz also wasted no time in mercilessly …

Donald Trump

Breakthrough as scientists create first drug to halt Alzheimer's disease

A pill taken twice a day has stalled deterioration of the brain in Alzheimer’s patients for the first time.<p>Scientists announced that the mental decline of participants in a final-stage trial had been halted for 18 months, raising hopes that an effective treatment for the drug, called LMTX, is close …

Sand And Stars: Top 10 Beachside Campsites

Watching the sunrise or the sunset from a pristine beach is a quintessential vacation must-do. While there are countless beachfront hotels in the United States, nothing beats sleeping on the beach with sand between your toes.<p>Cheapflights.com has found a handful of beaches in the United States where …

RVs

Why Life Is One Massive Experiment in Risk-Taking | Inc.com

There's a science to risk-taking.<p>In fact, brain science has progressed to the point where we now know how every new experience causes physical changes in the brain. It's called neuroplasticity, and it's <i>awesome</i>. When you take a risk and start a new job or head over to Australia on a back-country …

Employment

How to Keep Your Brain Young and Healthy

Learn how mindfulness can protect your brain from aging, make you more productive, and improve your overall happiness.<p>The death of Muhammad Ali is a somber reminder of what can happen when we take our neurological health for granted. A magical and iconic figure, Ali, the most eloquent of pugilists, …

Mindfulness

Our Prospects against the Russians and Chinese in World War III | Global Research - Centre for Research on Globalization

<i>The Saker reports that Russia is preparing for World War III, not because Russia intends to initiate aggression but because Russia is alarmed by the</i> …

Here's why Russians don't smile

Whenever I or my friends were having our photos taken, we were told to say "cheese" and smile.<p>But if my parents also happened to be in the photo, they were stone-faced. So were my Russian relatives, in their vacation photos.<p>My parents' high-school graduation pictures show them frolicking about in …

Psychology

Earth-like planet that ‘could be habitable’ discovered

<b>Good news.</b><p>If we use up all the earth’s resources and predictions of a global warming Dooms Day type-scenario do come true, there might be a get out …

Dallas

Charlie Keating IV, Grandson of Notorious Banker, Identified as Navy SEAL Killed by ISIS

The U.S. Navy SEAL killed by direct fire during an ISIS-led siege in Iraq was identified Tuesday as Charlie Keating IV, a Phoenix high school graduate — and grandson of the banker who came to symbolize America's savings and loan crisis of the 1980s.<p>"Our state and nation are in mourning today over …

Military
Climate

Study: Over 90% of Great Barrier Reef suffering from coral bleaching

<b>(CNN) —</b> A study measuring the extent of coral bleaching in Australia's iconic Great Barrier Reef is branding some of the northern reef's problem as "extreme."<p>As much as 93% of the 2,300 km (1,429 miles) reef suffers from some level of bleaching, according to the report from the ARC Centre of …

Great Barrier Reef

David Carr, R.I.P.: Snowboarder Second to Die at Breckenridge in a Week

Carr's death happened around 11 a.m. on Wednesday, April 6, according to the <i>Summit Daily</i>, which published this family photo of the former Georgia …

Skiing

The GOP vs. the pursuit of knowledge: Inside the Republican crusade against science

Republicans have increasingly not just alienated scientists, but have even worked to destroy their field<p>Why are scientists so much more likely to identify as Democrats? While there are many explanations for why scientists reject the Republican party, we propose a rather simple one: Scientists have …

Higher Education

The Wonder-Buoy That May Finally Make Wave Energy Feasible

With all that to-and-fro and ebb-and-flow, the motions of the ocean offer an endless supply of renewable energy. Or they would, if engineers could …

Neuroscience Learns What Buddhism Has Known for Ages: There Is No Constant Self

Proving that science and religion can, in fact, overlap, University of British Columbia researcher Evan Thompson has confirmed the Buddhist teaching …

Neuroscience

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Lakers' Kobe Bryant is not experiencing technical difficulties

The surprise stat of the<p>Lakers' season, other than their unsightly 15-58 record, involves Kobe Bryant.<p>He has no technical fouls in 57 games.<p>He used to argue constantly with referees and accrue enough technical fouls over the course of the season to make Lakers coaches sweat. He was never suspended …

Drone Sales Are About To Go Crazy

The future will likely include a lot more drones buzzing overhead.<p>Drone sales are expected to grow from 2.5 million this year to 7 million in 2020, …

Drones

February’s Record Heat Astounds Scientists

Changing Planet<p>Data released last week by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) shows that the string of monthly global heat records extended through February, when the average worldwide temperature was 2.18 degrees Fahrenheit above the 20th century average. The tenth straight …