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Long term vegetarian diet changes human DNA raising risk of cancer and heart disease

Long term vegetarianism can lead to genetic mutations which raise the risk of heart disease and cancer, scientists have found.<p>Populations who have had a primarily vegetarian diet for generations were found to be far more likely to carry DNA which makes them susceptible to inflammation.<p>Scientists in …

How about another picture from Milford Sound? Again, lucky timing with the moon right there over Mitre Peak.

WATCH: This guy read a bunch of Hitler quotes to Trump supporters, the results are kind of funny and really terrifying

THIS IS NOT THE FIRST TIME presidential candidate Donald Trump has been compared to Adolf Hitler. Comparisons have been drawn up in easy-to-read …

Here's the First Look at a 'Super-Earth'

Hunting for planets circling other stars is not an easy job. The most reliable way to do it is to look for the tiny dimming of stellar light as an …

Astronomy

The Hipster Coffeemaker That's Making Waves In The White House

Apparently President Barack Obama takes his coffee with a splash of hipster cool.<p>That's because according to reports, POTUS is stocked up with the Chemex coffeemaker, a retro glass pour-over machine made in Massachusetts that's popular with bean fiends who prefer to make things the old-fashioned …

Coffee

This optical illusion baffles your brain so much it comes with health warning

This optical illusion is so brain-twisting it comes with a health warning.<p>The trick can make you see black and white as green and red for up to three …

New Atheism’s fatal arrogance: The glaring intellectual laziness of Bill Maher & Richard Dawkins

For all their eloquence, New Atheists show little interest in understanding how believers really think or feel<p>Atheism has a storied history in the West. From the irreverent Voltaire to the iconoclastic Nietzsche, the godless have always had a voice. But the New Atheists are different. Religion, …

Religion

Why should atheists have to show respect for religion?

“Can’t we all just get along?”<p>Among progressive and moderate religious believers, ecumenicalism is a big deal. For many of these believers, being …

How To Make Your Own Damn Nutella

If your Nutella obsession is anywhere near the level that it should be, you're probably spending a fair amount of money on your favorite chocolate hazelnut spread every month. Have you ever considered cutting your spending by making your own Nutella at home? Yes, you can, and yes, you should.<p>As …

Dessert

How To Make A Secret Phone Call

To show how hard phone privacy can be, one artist examined the CIA, consulted hackers, and went far off the map (with a stop at Rite Aid).<p>There’s a lot you can find in the depths of the dark web, but in 2013, photographer and artist Curtis Wallen managed to buy the ingredients of a new identity. …

Surveillance