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The warming Arctic

Remote but not isolated<p>By Dr. Richard Spinrad, NOAA Chief Scientist<p>The Arctic may seem like a world away, but dramatic changes are underway that can …

Improving accuracy in genomic mapping with time-series data

If you already have the sequenced map of an organism's genome but want to look for structural oddities in a sample, you can check the genomic …

2015: The year of genetically modified mosquitoes?

<b>New Delhi:</b> In 2015, scientists across the world moved to modify mosquitoes genetically in an attempt to block them from spreading malaria and other …

People’s Brain Chemistry May Reveal the Hour of Their Death

Human bodies know what time it is, even without the aid of a wristwatch. Every cell and every organ ticks and burbles according to our circadian …

My 11 Dog Training Takeaways From the Doggie Lama

Right now, I'm in the middle of a star-crossed love affair of Romeo and Juliet proportions. Or that's how it feels. My Romeo has a history; he's excitable, and my family hates him. They're all dogs. Starting with my Romeo, a foster bullmastiff I took on when I must have felt life was too simple. …

Google just released powerful new artificial intelligence software — and it's open source

On Monday, the tech giant released TensorFlow, a new AI system that's used in everything from recognizing speech on a noisy sidewalk to finding photos of your pet dog Fluffy.<p>And in a rare move for Google, it's making its software open source, meaning anyone can access and edit the code.<p>The software …

An accidental breakthrough in a Stockholm lab could reap a fortune for the engineers who made it

Since John Elvesjo noticed a sensor tracking his eye movements in a lab experiment, the technology he developed with Henrik Eskilsson and Marten Skogo has helped disabled people use a computer by identifying where they are looking on the screen.<p>The system uses invisible infra-red light to …

Why Women Leave Men They Love: What Every Man Needs to Know

Read on HuffPost Deutschland<p>As a marriage counsellor working with men and women in relationship crisis, I help clients navigate numerous issues. While many situations are complex, there's one profoundly simple truth that men need to know: Women leave men they love.<p>They feel terrible about it. It …

Thermal Scans Of Egypt's Great Pyramid Reveal 'Impressive' Anomaly

"We have several hypotheses but no conclusion for the moment."<p>Thermal scans of the Great Pyramid of Giza have revealed an "impressive" anomaly in the rock -- a change in temperature that could indicate something behind the 4,500-year-old walls.<p>"This anomaly is really quite impressive and it’s just …

12 investing books to read if you want to get rich

"On average, millionaires invest 20% of their household income each year. Their wealth isn't measured by the amount they make each year, but by how they've saved and invested over time," writes Ramit Sethi in his New York Times bestseller, "I Will Teach You To Be Rich."<p>To help you get started, we …

5 Types of People to Surround Yourself With for Success | Inc.com

You don't become a success alone, you've got friends who support you and family who listen to your business trials and tribulations. You might even have both friends and family who work side by side with you. And they run the gamut don't they?<p>They're all types of different people you need in your …

More than one in three temples are expected to close over the next 25 years as religion faces an ‘existential crisis’<p>Perched on a hilltop and surrounded by mountain forests ablaze in autumn reds and yellows, Kaigenji is a picture postcard image of old Japan. The stone steps leading to the entrance …

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5 ways drinking enough water changes your body

Drinking enough water affects everything from our skin to our mood to our poop — and since our bodies are about 60 percent water, failing to stay hydrated can really mess us up. We should all make drinking lots of water part of our daily routine, because drinking water changes our bodies for the …

Consciousness May Be a Lot Like Making Coffee, Say Scientists

We tend to think of losing consciousness as an abrupt shutting down of our awareness of the world, like flicking a light switch. But it’s actually …

Three Passive-Aggressive Phrases to Avoid When Giving Feedback

In an effort to be kind, you might water down your critiques by saying something like “maybe it’s just me but...” And while those qualifiers are …

How to Add Protein Powder to ANYTHING

Chef Robert Irvine helps you power up breakfast, lunch, and dinner<p>Protein powder isn’t just for shakes. You can use it to boost the muscle-building power of baked goods, soup, ice cream, and even tacos.<p>Chef Robert Irvine, host of Food Network’s <i>Restaurant Impossible</i> and author of <i>Fit Fuel: A Chef's</i> …

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The first instalment of our new psychology column looks at how mental manipulation can be backed by good intentions – but when used with stealth, it is deceitful and wrong<p>A couple of decades ago, a class of psychology undergraduates played a mean trick on their lecturer. The students on the right …

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This is the future of food

Are you ready for lab-made hamburgers, bug-filled protein bars and 3D-printed cuisine? With the Earth's population rapidly approaching 8 billion and the race to keep up with food demand intensifying, industries have begun to drain essential resources and adversely affect the environment. Thanks to …