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Non-profit’s $300 hepatitis C cure as effective as $84,000 alternative

Exclusive: 71 million people stand to benefit from reduced price treatment for virus which can lead to liver cirrhosis, cancer and death<p>An affordable hepatitis C treatment has been shown to be safe and effective, with very high cure rates for patients including hard-to-treat cases, in interim …

Biotechnology

Legal marijuana could soon be a bigger market than soda

Cannabis could soon become a bigger industry than soda, and it has already started putting pressure on alcohol sales.<p>If marijuana is made legal nationwide in the US by 2030, the legal weed industry could generate $75 billion in sales by that year, according to a new note from the investment bank …

Cannabis

Nintendo's PAX East Lineup Revealed

Nintendo has unveiled its lineup of titles that will be playable on Switch at PAX East this year.<p>As announced in a post on Nintendo's official …

Indie Gaming

Bulgogi (Korean Barbecued Beef) Recipe

"Marinated beef strips and vegetables are barbecued or broiled. Best served over rice, with egg rolls and Korean cucumber salad (from this …

Soysauce

The Moon Has Large Water Deposits Hidden Under Its Surface, Contrary To What We All Believed

This changes everything 🌑 🌒 🌔<p>The moon is concealing large deposits of water trapped under its surface, despite scientists previously believing it …

Earth Science

The honey bee is facing an existential threat — and it could be very bad for humans

Millions worldwide go to less lunatic lengths to capture the fruits of the labour of the world's three trillion or so honey bees, but it is a tribute to the global value of the honey bee and its nectar that even here high in Nepal, just 10 miles or so from Mount Everest, humans risk life and limb …

Honey Bees

16 Easy Rhubarb Recipes That Prove the Vegetable Is Underrated

First things first: did you know rhubarb is actually a vegetable? Now that we've gotten that out of the way, know that the versatile ingredient can be used in both desserts and dinners, from strawberry rhubarb pie to chicken thighs with rhubarb salsa and more. These 16 recipes prove that rhubarb is …

Malaysian PM's wife linked to jewellery purchases in 1MDB case

US justice department seeking to seize a total of about $1.7bn in assets it says were bought with misappropriated funds<p>Nearly $30m (£23.5m) allegedly stolen from a sovereign wealth fund established by Malaysia’s prime minister was used to buy jewellery for the prime minister’s wife, including a …

Corruption

Southwest is Having a 72-hour Sale with Flights Starting at $49

<i>This article originally appeared on Travel + Leisure</i><p>For three days only, Southwest Airlines is selling one-way tickets for as little as $49. Sale …

Flying

How to make the healthiest brownie ever

Pana Barbounis’s treats are really, really pretty. Like, pink pineapple pretty. Or unicorn latte pretty. But the Australian pastry chef’s ice cream …

Dessert

Glock misses its target as the US Army awards new handgun contract to Sig Sauer

Its protest of a contract awarded to Sig Sauer for its P320 modular handgun was denied Monday by the GAO, and the Army Times says soldiers of the 101st Airborne would be the first to carry the new sidearm later this year.<p>One of the main attractions of the P320 is that it can be adapted to fit the …

New Hampshire

These 20 images of Earth over the past 70 years show why countries signed the Paris Agreement

The international accord, which was signed by every country except Nicaragua and Syria, lays out a framework for countries to reduce their fossil-fuel emissions to help keep the planet's overall temperature from rising by more than 2 degrees Celsius.<p>Since the Industrial Revolution, humans have had …

National Parks

A Powerful Energy Beam in Space Seems to Exceed the Speed of Light

A Fascinating Cosmic Q-Tip<p>In the Galaxy M87 (which was created when two other galaxies merged), a jet of hot plasma — caused by gas being sucked into …

'SNL': The Rock Picks Tom Hanks as Running Mate in 2020 Presidential Bid (Video)

Newly inaugurated Five Timers Club member Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson used his “SNL” monologue to ask Tom Hanks to help him take down Donald …

Comedy

15 Scrumptious Breakfast Casseroles

Whether you're looking for eggs, bacon, or grits, we're sure you'll find all of your favorite breakfast flavors in our collection of breakfast …

Breakfast

How To Make The Best Biscuits You've Ever Tried - Callie's Hot Little Biscuit Baking Tips - Delish.com

If you've ever lived — or visited — the South, you know making biscuits is an art form. Sure, you could get away with refrigerated dough, provided …

Breakfast

Her Husband Was Dying From A Superbug. She Turned To Sewer Viruses Collected By The Navy.

Scientists have long dismissed “phage therapy” as a fringe idea pushed by eccentrics who enjoy fishing in sewage. But now the Navy is betting on it.<p><b>Two days after</b> walking through the pyramids, Tom Patterson got very sick. The psychiatry professor was in Egypt with his wife on one of their many …

Microbiology

Ed Sheeran and Saoirse Ronan go on a wild night out in new music video

The bad news is you're probably never going to go for a night out in Ireland with Ed Sheeran and Saoirse Ronan.<p>On the plus side, though, you can at …

Saoirse Ronan
Entertainment

$199 Nonstop Flights to London Are Coming to the West Coast

Flights begin on September 16.<p>On Wednesday, Norwegian Air announced it will add two new non-stop transatlantic flights from the U.S. to England: one …

Flying

New primate discovered in Angola -- and it's already in danger

<b>(CNN) —</b> Deep in the Angolan jungle, scientists have discovered a new species of primate thanks to its booming voice.<p>But any elation has been short lived for the team behind the find, as the animal is in immediate peril due to the destruction of its habitat.<p>The size of a squirrel (around six inches …

Biodiversity

Taste Beyond The Tongue

Tired all the time? 7 medical reasons that could be to blame

You're often so tired you struggle to get through the day and by bedtime you're exhausted. Doctors call it 'TATT' – tired all the time. If that …

Wellness

Large Asteroid Zooms Safely Past Earth

A mountain-sized asteroid made its closest approach to Earth at 9:35 a.m. Eastern Time on Wednesday, Sept. 29.<p>Although asteroid 4179 Toutatis came no …

Astronomy

Researchers Discover That Laziness Is Actually Contagious

<i>This story was originally published on Gizmodo</i><p>Ooft, this is harsh. A new study shows people tend to unconsciously imitate the lazy attitudes of those …

Psychology

German foreign minister calls for immediate probe into Syria gas attack

Germany's Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel has said it is 'plausible' the Syrian regime carried out a gas attack on the northwestern town of Khan …

Middle East

Trump Is About To Find Out Why Obama Avoided Military Intervention In Syria

WASHINGTON ― On Thursday night, President Donald Trump authorized the military to launch several dozen cruise missiles from the Mediterranean Sea at a Syrian airfield. The strike was meant to punish Syria’s President Bashar Assad for allegedly using chemical weapons to attack his own citizens.<p>It …

Middle East

31 Gadgets And Recipes Everyone Who Loves To Cook Needs ASAP

Useful products, delicious recipes, and not a spiralizer in sight! Promise.

Shopping

50 Things to Grill in Foil

Try a new cookout dish: Food Network Magazine created dozens of fun and easy foil packs.<p>Charles Masters<p><b>How to make a foil packet:</b><br>1. Lay a large sheet …