Ethan Mann

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A Weird Marijuana Syndrome Can Only Be Treated by Quitting and Hot Showers

Doctors are only now learning about this mysterious illness.<p>Marijuana is enjoying an unprecedented level of acceptance in the United States, but …

Cannabis

Alzheimer's gene neutralised in human brain cells for the first time

Scientists have claimed an important breakthrough in the battle against Alzheimer’s after neutralising the most significant gene responsible for the disease for the first time.<p>A team in California successfully identified the protein associated with the high-risk apoE4 gene and then managed to …

Dementia

Can These Apps Help Reduce Anxiety and Depression?

For someone dealing with depression or anxiety, regular visits with a mental health professional can often be the best solution. But in-person help …

Depression

Students at the Center: Personalized Learning with Habits of Mind

<i>Bena Kallick and Allison Zmuda</i><p><i>This book is the Editor's Selection member book for January 2017. Learn more about member choice.</i><p>About This …

Don’t Prepare To Move Until You’ve Actually Closed on the House

Anyone who has bought a home will tell you: it can be a long, drawn-out process. Sometimes what seems like a done deal, even going into escrow, can …

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With the Government's proposed reforms to the university sector due to receive their first reading in the House of Lords on Monday, there are more than enough students still attempting to work out what this new regulation means for them.<p>Known as the Higher Education and Research Bill, the proposals …

This student's state barred her from its best public universities, so she went to the Ivy League instead

She was accepted into gifted classes and took more than two dozen Advanced Placement (AP) courses at Berkmar High School, a public school in Lilburn, Georgia, right outside Atlanta.<p>But that confidence began to waver when she was applying for colleges and realized that Georgia's best public schools …

New Study Calculates How Long Humanity Could Survive a Zombie Apocalypse

Rick doesn't stand a chance.<p>Physics students have calculated how long it would take for humans to be wiped out by an infectious zombie apocalypse, …

You can buy this 100 mph drone — try not to hurt anyone

More speed than you need<p>I traveled to the Aerodrome yesterday for the third annual CES Drone Rodeo. The venue is empty desert next to picturesque mountains, just beyond the restricted air space around Las Vegas. There was a lineup of DJI drones anyone could fly and an augmented reality game that …

What happens when narcissists become parents

Narcissistic personality traits seem to have risen as quickly as obesity in recent years. Entitlement has become a defining characteristic of millennials, and everything from selfies to the everyone-gets-a-trophy mentality has been implicated in increased narcissism. Yet in and among all of the …

Parenting

No Sh*t: People Who Swear More May Also Be More Honest, Study Says

There are two types of people in this world: those who abhor potty mouths, and those who have turned the use of four-letter words into an art form. …

Linguistics

This selfie drone can fit in your pocket

The Hobbico C-Me is a foldable drone that can follow you around like your a celebrity.<p>We've seen selfie drones before, but there aren't many that are about the size of smartphone. The Hobbico C-Me is $200 foldable micro drone that is capable of snapping photos and videos.<p>The drone can fly up to six …

Women In The Math Wars: Jo Boaler

In 1992, Mattel's Teen Talk Barbie hit store shelves, lamenting, "Math class is tough!"<p>The product was immediately attacked by the American Association of University Women, which featured the comment in a report on how schools shortchange girls. In response to the furor, Mattel ultimately pulled …

Does a College Degree Still Matter?

A diploma is still an employer's best assurance a candidate possess the skills needed to help run a company.<p>5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Go to school, focus on your studies, do all your school tasks, get a degree, get a good job and take care of …

Employment

Trudeau Liberals’ national climate deal to have big price tag for Canadians

Canadians will pay billions of dollars more a year to fundamentally change the way the country produces and consumes energy as a result of the new pan-Canadian climate deal.<p>Both Ottawa and the provincial governments have laid out a portion of the costing for emission-reduction measures including …

Meet the Ma family: How millennials are changing the way China thinks about money

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Ma Yiqing, 24, is typical of China's younger generation - he uses his credit card frequently and borrows from online platforms to fund his shopping habits. In a pinch, he is happy to fall back on a lender closer to home - his mum and dad.<p>Interviews with Ma, a single-child, his …

Samsung’s Galaxy S8 might not have a headphone jack

Entering our wireless future<p>You were probably hoping the whole no headphone jack thing was just a 2016 fad, right? Sorry, but <i>SamMobile</i> thinks it’s here to stay, as Samsung is reportedly preparing to release its Galaxy S8 sans jack. The S8 is also expected to ship with a USB Type-C port for charging …

North America is going to get a new billionaire every 6 days

North America can expect to mint a new billionaire every six days for the next five years.<p>That's according to Credit Suisse's 2016 global wealth report, which charts the number of millionaires and billionaires around the world, and forecasts trends in global wealth.<p>North America leads the world in …

Fidel Castro meets with world's leaders through the years

From the Trudeaus to Soviet leader Nikita Khrushchev,Yasser Arafat, Jimmy Carter and the Pope, Castro rubbed shoulders with the world's top leaders

College football player accused of killing ex-girlfriend after breakup declared love for her hours later

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — A football player at Division III Maryville (Tennessee) College faces a first-degree murder charge in the shooting death of a …

Turns out World Cup wasn't a massive cash cow for the NHL or players

The players appear to have finally decided how to split up the profits from the World Cup of Hockey. Now if there was only just a bigger pie.<p>Multiple …

How costly Ontario hydro bills are making some households take drastic measures: ‘It’s just killing us’

<i>In a speech to her party on Saturday, Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne acknowledged rising electricity prices that are roiling ratepayers in province,</i> …

Why a debit card may not be the smartest choice for online shopping

When cybersecurity expert Jennifer Fiddian-Green pays with plastic, it's always a credit card and never a debit card.<p>Ms. Fiddian-Green is a forensic accountant at Grant Thornton LLP who investigates fraud. About 10 years ago, she was the victim of an identity theft that involved mortgage fraud. …

Las Vegas expansion underscores grim reality for the NHL: Some of its teams just can’t draw fans

[np_storybar title=”‘We didn’t want clones’: NHL’s newest franchise in Las Vegas begins to take shape off the ice” …

Android Circuit: Galaxy Note 7 May Rise Like A Phoenix, OnePlus 3T Replaces OnePlus 3, Pixel XL Problems

Taking a look back at seven days of news and headlines across the world of Android, this week’s Android Circuit includes a look at Samsung’s market share after the Galaxy Note 7 battery debacle, a long-term review of the Pixel XL, the potential refurbishment the Galaxy Note 7, the new SnapDragon …

Mobile

Apple to fix 'touch disease' flaw for iPhone 6 Plus

The significant flaw in touchscreens can be triggered when devices are dropped multiple times, Apple claimed<p>Apple has acknowledged a significant flaw that causes touchscreens to fail in some iPhone 6 Plus smartphones, claiming the problem can be triggered when devices are dropped multiple …

State of Wisconsin fights 'Making a Murderer' inmate release

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The state of Wisconsin moved quickly Tuesday to try and block, or at least delay, the release of a man convicted in the case …

Apple brings back its sexiest emoji

You complained and Apple heard: The peach butt emoji is back.<p>When Apple released the first beta version of iOS 10.2, it made the peach emoji look …

sexiest

Another Samsung phone just exploded

After an exhaustive reign atop the news cycle and evolution into a full-on meme, the Galaxy Note 7 saga looked to be over after Samsung halted …

Bought a PS4 Pro? To get your money’s worth, check these settings

And prepare for some inconsistency<p>So you just bought Sony’s new PlayStation 4 Pro. Maybe you, like me, were itching to get a new console with a 1TB hard drive and thought, “Why not?” Or perhaps you’re genuinely excited about the prospects of 4K HDR gaming, and have the right living room hardware to …