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Rapid use of blood drug could save thousands of lives, study finds

Analysis shows chance of death from blood loss is 70% less likely if cheap, widely used tranexamic acid is administered promptly<p>Immediate treatment with a cheap and widely available clot-stabilising drug could save the lives of thousands of people each year, including women with severe bleeding …

Medicine

3 Drugstore Skincare Products Dermatologists Use on Their Own Skin

While we'd love to fill our bathrooms with expensive, designer skincare products, our reality often has us headed to the corner drugstore. But just …

Cancer cells destroyed in just 3 days with new technique

Cancer cells are relentless, possessing the vexatious ability to develop resistance to current therapies and making the disease hugely challenging to …

Cancer Cells

Video game releases for November 2017

Highlights include Mario, Sonic, Pokémon, Call of Duty, Skyrim and Star Wars<p>Here are the top video game releases for the month of November 2017. Also, check out the list we put together of our most anticipated games of 2017 and subscribe to Polygon's YouTube channel for more gaming videos. And here …

Is Oct. 27 the biggest release date in history?

Tracing back the history and highlights of the blockbuster release date trend<p>Today, Oct. 27, 2017, threatens to do a real number on America's collective wallet. It will be, by far, the biggest launch date for video games for the year 2017 — if not in terms of quantity of releases, then certainly …

20 gadgets under $20 that you'll actually use every day

Heads up: All products featured here are selected by Mashable's commerce team and meet our rigorous standards for awesomeness. If you buy something, …

Shopping

Watch outer space for free on a live stream

Of course you have to sign up<p>A company called Slooh, which provides live streams of outer space via telescope, is opening up its sightings of eclipses, full moons, asteroids, and comets to anyone with an internet connection — for free. All you need to do is sign up on their website.<p>Slooh owns seven …

Astronomy

Tesla's new Solar Roof is actually cheaper than a normal roof

Good news for those who have been eyeing Tesla’s new Solar Roof – the company just announced pricing for its photovoltaic tiles, and they come in at …

Chinese museum offers $15,000 to anyone who can crack this ancient bone riddle

Deciphering even 1 character from these 'oracle bones' will matter.<p>If deciphering ancient characters is something that comes easily to you, a museum …

Archaeology

50 hours of nature sounds to bring you joy and awe

<b>BBC Earth has launched five 10-hour "visual soundscape" videos after research finds that nature footage boosts bliss.</b><p>There has been so much research …

Nature

Interrupted sleep may lead to Alzheimer’s, new studies show

Getting a solid night’s sleep is crucial not only for feeling good the next day — there is increasing evidence that it may also protect against dementia, according to new research presented Tuesday at the Alzheimer’s Association International Conference in London.<p>Three studies by researchers at …

Dementia

Replace Your Lawn With These Superior Alternatives

Earlier this week, we suggested you stop mowing your lawn. American lawn care consumes almost a third of all U.S. domestic water use and produces 4% …

AT&T completes its nationwide LTE-M network ahead of schedule

Your IoT devices may soon have a new network to connect to in order to transmit data directly to the cloud. AT&T has completed its nationwide rollout of its LTE-M Internet of Things (IoT) network.<p>This rollout, which involved a software update to AT&T’s existing LTE network, enables IoT devices to …

Internet of Things

Get all you need to become a certified cybersecurity expert for only $69

There are few IT skills more valued than the ability to protect a computer network from hackers and cyber thieves. Start down that lucrative career path today with the Cybersecurity Certification Mega Bundle, which can be yours for just $69 – over 90 percent off, from TNW Deals.<p>With this course, …

Red Dead Redemption 2 Could Be The Most Detailed Open World Video Game Of All Time

Red Dead Redemption 2 delayed “Spring 2018,” Rockstar games announced today via Twitter. That’s a bad news but the good news is that Rockstar …

Patient uses fat stem cells to repair his wrist

<b>(CNN) —</b> Bill Marlette was a long way from home, but he was willing to take the risk, as there were really no other options.<p>He was tired of the daily pain that made even shaking someone's hand almost unbearable.<p>Marlette lost his arm in an accident when he was a teenager, but as an active kid, he …

Stem Cells

There are 9 types of intelligence. Bill Gates says finding yours is key

Billionaire Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates knows that intelligence isn't one-size-fits-all.<p>Gates built his career on strong logic and mathematical …

The 3 Most Lucrative Programming Skills You Can Learn Online for Free

Programming jobs are as hot as ever and there is no end in sight. If you are looking for a secure job with the flexibility to work online from …

Programming

The 10 Best Budget Hotels Near National Parks

If you want to visit the beautiful national parks of the United States on a budget, you're welcome to camp at one of the many affordable sites across …

Scientists accidentally created a new blue, and now Crayola has to find a name for it

Colors are one of those bits of childhood knowledge that you acquire when you’re barely old enough to form coherent sentences. Once you learn the …

The World's Most Beautiful Beach Cities Where You Can Live for Dirt Cheap

More than a few Americans fantasize about picking up their lives and moving to some seaside villa in a country where your rent is less than a car …

Ho Chi Minh City

The 5 Most Jaw-dropping Swimming Holes in the United States

It’s easy to assume that travelers need to trek to Thailand or some undiscovered South American waterfall to find the perfect swimming hole. However, …

Hiking

How to Take Charge of Your Landscape Photography in 3 Clear Steps

If you think landscape photography is easy, then you'd be wrong. Hate to break it to you.<p>Did you ever once fall into the trap of thinking: “Tripod, …

Landscape Photography

The Common Habits You Need To Stop Immediately To Cut Your Dementia Risk In Half

For many, it’s their worst nightmare: coming to the twilight years and being unable to function independently, unable to perform the simplest tasks …

'Brain training' cut dementia risk in healthy adults - U.S. study | Reuters - Firstpost

CHICAGO A computerized brain training program cut the risk of dementia among healthy people by 48 percent, U.S. researchers said on Sunday in …

23andMe DNA test for Alzheimer’s risk approved for sale in US

Want to know what’s in your genes? People in the US will soon be able to buy a genetic test that tells them how likely they are to develop 10 …

Top Free Online Resources to Learn Coding

by Bradley Nice, Content Manager at ClickHelp.co — best technical writing tool<p>Coding is a skill that is becoming more and more in demand. If you …

Computer Science

The Pirate Women Who Made Blackbeard Look Like a Joke

A new book reveals the untold history of the ruthless female pirates who terrorized the seven seas.<p>If you're into pirates, you've probably heard of Mary Read and Anne Bonny. The two ruthless corsairs were part of Calico Jack Rackam's crew during the Golden Age of Piracy, a roughly 80-year span from …

Feminism

An Unexpected New Lung Function Has Been Found - They Make Blood

Things just got complicated.<p>Researchers have discovered that the lungs play a far more complex role in mammalian bodies than we thought, with new …

San Francisco