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Wasp study finds sting in the tail for cancer cells

Research has found a Brazilian wasp’s venom could destroy tumours of leukaemia, prostate and bladder cancer without harming healthy tissue<p>The venom of the Brazilian wasp <i>Polybia paulista</i> contains a powerful “smart” drug that selectively targets and destroys tumour cells without harming normal cells, …

Cancer Cells

Arcturus cuts through galaxy’s disk

Arcturus, a red giant, looks orange to the eye. It’s the brightest star on the northern half of Earth’s sky dome.<p>The star Arcturus is especially …

NASA | Earthrise: The 45th Anniversary

Stations of the Cross

Here are the "science" questions that reporters should ask politicians

Is a 20-week-old unborn child a human being?<p>On occasion, a social conservative will find himself or herself in a room with a liberal politician and …

Democratic Party

Haim and Calvin Harris Share Spellbinding 'Pray to God' Video

Haim's busy February has so far featured the three sisters globetrotting on Taylor Swift's Instagram and joining her 1989 World Tour, a visit to the …

Calvin Harris

‘Fears of man-made global warming exaggerated’

MUMBAI: Two of three scientists at a session on climate change and society at the Indian Science Congress on Tuesday felt fears of man-made global …

Mercy Me - Word Of God Speak | With Lyrics

I Can Only Imagine (with lyrics) - MercyMe

Use Yoga to Wake Up

Here’s a wake-up call for you: Try a little yoga to get going each morning. A little deep breathing will help get your body ready for the day …

FLOSSTRADAMUS FEAT. ELKKA - REBOUND

2014 - Memento: Horizon

Pink Floyd: The Endless River

It was bassist Roger Waters' lyric: "Hanging on in quiet desperation is the English way." But guitarist David Gilmour and keyboard player Richard …

Pink Floyd

No Big Bang without God, Says Pope Francis | Breitbart

The Big Bang “doesn’t contradict the intervention of a divine Creator, but demands it,” Pope Francis said Monday morning, because the beginning of …

Christianity

10 Nutrition Myths—Busted!

I was sorry to hear about his dilemma. What was driving him to financial ruin? What sort of nettlesome money-sapping addiction had my friend in its …

Nutrition

Should I Eat Eggs?

Illustration by Peter Oumanski for TIME<p>Illustration by Peter Oumanski for TIME<p>Illustration by Peter Oumanski for TIME<p>Illustration by Peter Oumanski …

Scientists find cells self-repair the brain after stroke

After suffering a major blow like a stroke, the human brain uses a variety of mechanisms to repair itself, reported Science Daily.<p>A stroke is caused by a blood clot blocking a blood vessel in the brain, which interrupts blood flow and, consequently, oxygen.<p>In a new study published in the journal …

How the Chocolate Milk Diet Can Help You Lose Weight

Imagine if everything you needed to know about weight loss, you learned in kindergarten. Well, if your teacher gave you chocolate milk as a lunchtime …

Nutrition

Allen B. West

The 20 Best Quotes From Greg Gutfeld

Posted: Sep 02, 2014 12:01 AM<p>Most people know Greg Gutfeld as the funny guy from <i>Red Eye</i> and <i>The Five</i>. However, he’s also a brilliant writer who …

Does Alcohol Kill Brain Cells?

What Happens To Your Body When You Get Drunk And Stoned At The Same Time?

The science of the spins<p>The intoxicating effects of alcohol and of marijuana have been widely studied, but their combined effect—getting "cross-faded"—is woefully underexplored scientific territory. Here's a look at what we know about how pot and booze together affect the brain.<p>First, the basics: …

Cannabis

Call Him ‘Poprah’: Pope Francis’s 10 Commandments for a Happy Life

The world may already be swimming with self-help advice, but it’s not every day the Pope himself shares his life-hacking tips.<p>Pope Francis—who …

Four Note-Taking Apps For The Tech-Forward College Student

As we head into the depths of August (the month where time stands still), there is <i>one</i> interesting thing that starts to happen. Kids head back to school.<p>That said, we decided to use some new data from CampusBooks to look at how college students are approaching their schoolwork. Perhaps the most …

Creatine Facts and Myths

This scientifically proven muscle-builder is one of the most popular supplements on the market—and one of the most misunderstood<p>Even if you’re not a weight lifter, you’ve undoubtedly heard of creatine, one of the most researched supplements in history.<p>It’s a combination of amino acids produced by …

Promoting Inquiry in the Classroom - Exploring Ecosystems

This is a great hands-on science activity that can promote inquiry and understanding of the scientific process. Students can explore different …