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Ex-soldier says he watched barrels of Agent Orange being buried at Gagetown base

It is a 33-year-old mystery that has gnawed at retired sergeant Al White's conscience.<p>The now-former military police officer told CBC News that, …

Canada

Baking Soda May Fight Arthritis And Other Autoimmune Disorders When You Drink Some Every Day, New Study Finds

A study last month at the Medical College of Georgia found that drinking a serving of the cheap, common cooking ingredient often used as an antacid …

Immune System

A New World’s Extraordinary Orbit Points to Planet Nine

In early 2016, two planetary scientists declared that a ghost planet is hiding in the depths of the solar system, well beyond the orbit of Pluto. …

Universe

You’ve heard of mindfulness, now meet its dynamic young cousin sophrology

Mindfulness is the tried-and-tested tool of our times for anxiety, depression, chronic pain, addiction and more, but what if it’s not your thing? For those too twitchy to sit still and focus on breathing, the ubiquitous mindfulness apps, self-help sheets and courses in schools and workplaces are …

Mindfulness

The Simple Memory Trick That Helps You Remember Things More Easily

According to a new study, this easy hack really does work.<p>If you sometimes struggle to remember things, then a simple trick could help: all you have …

The Brain

A retired Navy SEAL commander who wakes up at 4:30 a.m. to work out shares his weekly fitness routine

Regardless of when you read this, Jocko Willink woke up today before dawn to get in a hard workout.<p>As a Navy SEAL, Willink learned the extent to which the human body and mind can be pushed. And after he retired in 2010, after commanding the most decorated US special-operations unit of the Iraq War, …

Elon Musk Thinks We're Living in the Matrix. If He's Right, It's a Good Thing | Inc.com

Elon Musk thinks it's almost certain that we're living in some version of <i>The Matrix.</i> In fact, he believes that there's a "one in billions chance" that reality as we know it is <b>not</b> a computer simulation.<p>No, really. You read that right.<p>"The strongest argument for us probably being in a simulation I …

Singularity

This super green is a stronger anti-inflammatory than turmeric

When it comes to fighting inflammation—AKA the root of all health evils—turmeric is the most talked-about holistic solution. Whether the flare-up is …

Physicists create antimatter

Physicists working in Europe say they've created atoms made of antimatter, or antiatoms, opening up the possibility of experiments in a realm once reserved for sci-fi writers.<p><b>Physicists working in Europe have passed through nature's looking glass and have created atoms made of antimatter, or</b> …

Physics

Gut bacteria-produced compound may stave off aging

Researchers examined a class of chemical compounds called indoles and found that they have potential for extending vitality in our fellow mammals, …

Ancient DNA Shows How Cats Took Over The World

They even domesticated themselves.<p>Thousands of years before Hello Kitty and Grumpy Cat, some wild little felines and early farmers made a tacit deal: …

Neuroscience Tells Us How to Hack Our Brains for Success

Tricks like visualization and writing down your goals have a strong basis in science.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>What’s the secret to success? Some would argue that insanely successful people possess traits like having a vision, showing gratitude, being honest, …

Research Shows Bouldering Is a Cure for Anxiety and Depression

New Research from Eva-Maria Stelzer of the University of Arizona, in Tucson, touts bouldering for health benefits that go far beyond promoting …

Scientists Have Recorded the Sound of Two Black Holes Colliding, and You Can Hear It Too

Something happened 3 billion years ago that changed the makeup of our prodigious universe forever. Two enormous black holes collided, resulting in an …

Black Holes

Cancer Drug Proves to Be Effective Against Multiple Tumors

The 86 cancer patients were a disparate group, with tumors of the pancreas, prostate, uterus or bone. One woman had a cancer so rare there were no tested treatments. She was told to get her affairs in order.<p>Still, these patients had a few things in common. All had advanced disease that had resisted …

Cancer

Brain cancer could be prevented with olive oil compound

The health benefits of olive oil are wide-ranging; studies have linked the fat to reduced risk of obesity and heart disease, as well as cognitive …

A massive new study lays out the map of our genetic intelligence

Your intelligence is partly due to hard work, nutrition, and education. But you can also thank (or blame) your genes for your mental abilities.<p>Decades of work on twin studies suggest that genes account for roughly half of variations in IQ seen across a population. And a meta-analysis published this …

Genetics

Bruce Lee’s Philosophy on Life: 6 Simple, Transformative Words.

Forty-five years after he schooled Chuck Norris in an epic fashion on the big screen, Bruce Lee is still seen as a kind of enigma to most, a …

Martial Arts

How We Ruined Mindfulness

<i>Breathe. Be in the moment. Live in the here and now.</i><p>Those are familiar words, I’m sure, because we are living through a mindfulness revolution. …

Scientists Are About to Perform an Experiment to See if The Human Mind Is Bound by Physics

This could be interesting...<p>Perhaps one of the most intriguing and interesting phenomena in quantum physics is what Einstein referred to as a "spooky …

How Transcendental Meditation Helped Me Cope With My PTSD

<i>Geri Hirsch, founder of Because I'm Addicted, is as proud California girl, born and raised in LA. After finishing business school and feeling</i> …

Could Humans Ever Regenerate a Limb?

If you cut the leg off a salamander, it grows back. Humans, however, can't manage the trick. The reasons are far from simple, and to some extent are …

Russia’s ‘Killer Satellites’ Re-Awaken

The trio of mysterious spacecraft were idle for at least a year. Now they’re zooming toward foreign satellites again—and no one really knows why.<p>A …

The books every new graduate should read, according to a dozen business leaders

New graduates may think they’re ready for the world, but even after all that learning, there’s still room in their heads for some wisdom. We asked a dozen business leaders—from CEOs of big companies and startups, to deans of leading business schools—what books they would put in the hands of a newly …

Books

Limitless blood supplies are 'tantalisingly close' to becoming reality, reveal scientists

Scientists believe they are “tantalisingly close” to being able to make a “limitless supply” of blood to treat people with blood disorders and immune …

Changes to U.S.-Canada trade ties may go beyond 'tweaking': Reuters poll | Reuters

(Reuters) - Canada’s trading arrangement with the United States may still be subject to more than minor tweaks, according to economists polled by Reuters who said the Bank of Canada will remain cautious and keep policy on hold well into next year.<p>Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau (L) shakes …

A Mindfulness Expert Reveals 7 Morning Rituals That Will Transform Your Life

I think we can all agree that the morning is the most important part of the day. If you have a peaceful and productive morning, you’ll be ready to …

Meditation

The 44 Training Program: Turning Uncertainty & Discomfort into Mindful Openness

Today is my 44th birthday (thanks mom!) and I have a gift for you, my beautiful readers:<p>It’s called <b>The 44 Training Program: Turning Uncertainty to</b> …

Tensions Flare as Scientists Go Public With Plan to Build Synthetic Human DNA

It starts here.<p>One of the greatest ethical debates in science - manipulating the fundamental building blocks of life - is set to heat up once …

Time travel has been proven mathematically possible – we just need exotic matter to build a machine

Time travel is possible – at least in theory. Two physicists have come up with a mathematical model that describes a viable time machine.<p>The …