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How to Choose the Right Haircut for Your Face Shape | Mens Hair

The perennial question answered – What is the Right Haircut for Your Face Shape?<p>When it comes to your clothing, fit is everything. A good tailor …

Hair

7 Plants You Can Eat If You're Stranded in the Wild

1 of 9<p>Edible Plants<p>On the off chance that you find yourself stranded in the wilderness on your next camping trip or hike, don’t panic — there are …

Native Americans

A Marine veteran stole a truck and saved dozens of lives during the Las Vegas shooting

While the deadliest mass shooting in US history was unfolding in Las Vegas on Sunday, a Marine veteran stole a truck and likely saved about two dozen lives.<p>Taylor Winston, 29, who served in the Marines from 2006 to 2011 and did a tour in Iraq, was with friends near the stage of the Route 91 Harvest …

7 harmful things that happen to your body when you drink out of plastic bottles

They're not just hurting the environment<p>Everyone knows that water is the healthiest thing you can drink — but science suggests drinking from plastic …

Pollution

The Scientific Reason You Should Add a Splash of Water to Your Whiskey

True whiskey experts have been telling fellow imbibers for years: add a bit of water to your whiskey. The claim is that by adding a touch of water …

The Impacts of Vaccines: Aluminum, Autoimmunity, Autism and Alzheimer’s

First published by Global Research on June 24, 2017“<i>I predict that Gardasil will become the greatest medical scandal of all times because at some</i> …

Action video games decrease gray matter, study finds

A new study suggests that playing action video games can be detrimental to the brain, reducing the amount of gray matter in the hippocampus. …

This Video Perfectly Explains Why CRISPR Really Will Change The World Forever

It's so much more than the hype.<p>We've heard a lot about genetic engineering over the past two decades - and, lately there's been even more hype about …

Genetic Engineering

Honeydue is a money management app for couples

Honeydue is a mobile app that aims to reduce money-related arguments between couples by offering tools to share information on respective account balances and spending.<p>The app also lets couples stay on top of money matters in other ways, such as being able to comment on individual transactions and …

Personal Finance

Scientists successfully used CRISPR to fix a mutation that causes disease. This is huge.

CRISPR/Cas9 is a gene editing technology that’s revolutionizing science at a breathtaking pace.<p>One of its most exciting, taboo, and controversial applications is tweaking the genes of eggs, sperm, or early embryos to alter a human life. This could one day mean the ability tocreate smarter or more …

Genetics

Alarm as 'modern life' sees average sperm count halve since the 1970s

Men’s sperm counts have fallen by almost 60 per cent since the 1970s, according to major research which warns that modern life may be fuelling a male fertility crisis.<p>Experts said the “shocking” decline should be treated as an “urgent wake up call,” with chemicals, pesticides, stress and obesity …

Why Roman concrete still stands strong while modern version decays

Scientists have cracked the secret to Roman water-based structures’ strength – and findings could help today’s builders<p>Their structures are still standing more than 1,500 years after the last centurion snuffed it: now the Romans’ secret of durable marine concrete has finally been cracked.<p>The Roman …

Step back and behold the explosive chemistry that gives fireworks their color

Whether you’ve been celebrating in Canada (Canada Day, July 1), the US (Independence Day, July 4), France (Bastille Day, July 14), or anywhere else in the world, you can surely appreciate the fact that fireworks are a display of chemistry at its finest.<p>Generally, fireworks have two main components: …

Fireworks

Is coconut oil healthy or not? There’s a lot of misinformation out there

<b>(OlegD via Shutterstock)</b><p>If there’s one thing we’ve learned in recent decades, it’s that fat is not just fat<p>Jill Richardson<p>June 25, 2017 9:58am (UTC)<p>This article originally appeared on AlterNet.<p>Is coconut oil:<p>good for you<br>• bad for you<br>• neither good nor bad<br>• scientists don't know<p>The subject of this …

Nutrition

Scientists Modify Viruses with CRISPR to Kill Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria

by Karla Lant June 24, 2017 Hard Science 24764<p>CRISPR-Powered Viruses<p>Earlier this month, the annual CRISPR 2017 conference was held at Montana State …

antibioticresistant

Legionnaires' cases among newborns raise questions about water births

<b>(CNN) —</b> Cases of Legionnaires' disease have been documented at hotels, gyms and even health care facilities, but a recent report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention finds that even newborns are being infected -- after water births.<p>In two cases in Arizona last year, babies born in …

Pregnancy

What does DNA sound like? Using music to unlock the secrets of genetic code

I’ve been studying molecular biology for many years. I also have a keen interest in music, having played with Sydney pop band the Hummingbirds. …

Genetics

Gene editing technique reverses Huntington's in mouse model

Research, published this week in the <i>Journal of Clinical Investigation</i>, offers hope for people with Huntington's disease. Gene editing could be the …

Coconut oil is not a magical health food after all

Coconut oil is an all-natural wonder: It's skin moisturizer, hair conditioner, coffee creamer, butter substitute, and delicious on toast. But it's …

Nutrition

Xbox exec reveals Scorpio has 9GB of RAM available for games

We're still a couple of days away from seeing Microsoft officially reveal its Project Scorpio Xbox, but details continue to dribble out. Xbox & Windows gaming platform VP Mike Ybarra tweeted that the team "unlocked extra GB of RAM for (game developers), now 9GB of GDDR5." In April, program manager …

Xbox

Welp, Even Occasional Happy Hour Drinks Muck Your Brain

Moderate alcohol consumption causes long-term brain changes.<p>There’s no harm in going to happy hour each day, or enjoying a cold, crisp beer, maybe …

Alcohol

The brain sees monogamy as a reward

A new study of prairie voles, one of the few other mammals that choose just one mate, seems to indicate that the brain's reward system is hard-wired …

This video game could literally train our brains to resist symptoms of disease

Some research already suggests that gaming can be good for our brains. Now, a study found that a specific type could help treat “brain fog,” also …

Cognitive Impairment

China is creating a massive “Orwellian” DNA database

In the name of safeguarding its 1.4 billion people, China has been collecting biometric information from millions of people whom it deems potential threats—among them, Uyghurs, migrant workers, and college students—as part of national DNA database.<p>China’s Ministry of Public Security, which oversees …

Surveillance

6 free apps to install on a new MacBook

Congrats on your new MacBook. Apple outfits you with a bounty of preinstalled software, but it doesn't cover everything. Here are six free apps that I installed on my new new MacBook Pro and use regularly, from an uninstaller to a word processor, with four useful apps in between.<p>Let's take them in …

Researchers Find Gut Bacteria Can Trigger Brain Lesions That Lead to Strokes

Another connection between the gut and the brain.<p>In yet another study that has connected conditions in the gut to diseases of the brain, scientists …

Microbiology

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Explore Opportunity<p>Internet researchers can work as Independent Research Consultants or with individuals or companies to gather, synthesize and …

Diabetes cured in mice. Are we next?

According to the Center for Disease Control, 1.25 million people suffer from type 1 diabetes in the US alone. So far, it can only be managed with …

Diabetes

9 phrases smart people never use in conversation

We’ve all said things that people interpreted much differently than we thought they would. These seemingly benign comments lead to the awful feeling …

Emotional Intelligence