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Starfish Can See in the Dark (among Other Amazing Abilities)

<i>The following essay is reprinted with permission from The Conversation, an online publication covering the latest research.</i><p>If you go down to the …

Biology

Here are 5 important reasons you should never agree to a police search — even if you’re innocent

Do you know what your rights are when a police officer asks to search you? If you’re like most people I’ve met in my eight years working to educate …

Law Enforcement

Woman Wants Mike Rowe Fired For Being Conservative. Rowe DESTROYS Her.

A woman named Rebecca Bright accused TV host Mike Rowe of being "anti-education, science doubting," and worst of all, an "ultra-right wing …

2018 Goals: Get more sleep. Sleep deprivation is toxic to your health

You can live for about three minutes without air, three days without water and about 21 days without food. But in between food and water, there is something else critically essential: sleep.<p>It turns out you can only live about 11 days without sleep. You can give it a try if you don’t believe me, …

Bitcoin and the Quantity Theory of Money - Why Bitcoin is Undervalued

If you were awake in your college economics class you might recall Milton Friedman’s classic theory: The quantity theory of money. Essentially, …

How to Create an Anonymous Email Account

It's not easy to be anonymous on the internet. Here's how you can stay hidden even on email.<p>This story originally appeared on PCMag<p>Not long ago, the sharing economy seemed to take over. Privacy was dead, and no one cared. But that was a pre-Snowden era. Now, for some, the need to go truly anonymous …

Nobel Economists Don’t Like Bitcoin Because it Disrupts Traditional Finance

Over the past week, Nobel laureates Joseph Stiglitz and Robert J. Shiller claimed governments will ultimately “outlaw” and crack down on bitcoin in …

DARPA's Arati Prabhakar

1/1<p>Arati Prabhakar, Director, Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA)<p><b>TECHONOMY 15</b><p>Brainworks I: Man and Machine <br>(VIDEO)<p>- Arati Prabhakar, …

Not an Oxymoron — Marijuana and Intelligence

So I’m sure we have all known a “brain-dead stoner” or two, but for as many of those types out there, there are also the opposite: the highly …

Bitcoin Could Actually Skyrocket Here (Or Not)

I don't like what I'm seeing in Bitcoin recently. It could skyrocket, but since there was little excitement after the block halving - no Moon - I tend to think it might be bad news ahead.<p>But then again, this is Bitcoin, and nothing has managed to kill it yet. The "honey badger of money" is …

The FDA is stockpiling military weapons ­— and it’s not alone

America’s gun culture has been a subject of intense interest and controversy for years, with concerns frequently raised about shadowy militias, …

Just 1% Of People Can Find The Hidden Letter In This Quiz

If you’ve ever wondered if you possess a photographic memory, now is your chance to prove it with this Playbuzz quiz.<p>A photographic memory – known as …

The science of forgiveness: “When you don’t forgive you release all the chemicals of the stress response”

Researchers are studying how we can let go of our grievances and live a healthier life. Here’s how it works<p><b>The Burn Surgeon: How Anger Can Impede Healing</b><p>In 1978, Dr. Dabney Ewin, a surgeon specializing in burns, was on duty in a New Orleans emergency room when a man was brought in on a gurney. A …

The Globalists’ New World Order: Soft and Hard Kill Methods. An Unknown and Uncertain Future | Global Research - Centre for Research on Globalization

<i>We’re living in some exciting yet scary times now. An unknown and uncertain future awaits us as today’s events and developments unravel revealing a</i> …

Climate Change

Dan Aykroyd: 'America is Flat-Out Gun Crazy'

In an interview on <i>The HuffPo Show</i>, comedian and <i>Saturday Night Live</i> alum Dan Aykroyd expressed his admiration for first responders, including …

This Is How The Controllers Are Engineering A Fake Apocalypse

By In5D on April 19, 2015 in Awareness<p>by Gregg Prescott, M.S. <i><br>Editor, In5D.com</i><p>With all of the recent news, it has become evident that the engineered …

Aluminum, Fluoride, and Glyphosate Poisoning: A Toxic Trifecta

<b>By Dr. Mercola</b><p>Aluminum is a known neurotoxin, and according to Professor Christopher Exley of Keele University, aluminum-containing products are …

Silicon Valley VC Thinks a Single Bitcoin Will Be Worth $100,000

Just a year ago, a bitcoin was worth $13. And today, the same piece of digital currency is valued at more than $800 on popular online money …

What Marijuana Actually Does to Your Brain and Body

Marijuana. Pot. Weed. Whatever you call it, it’s the most popular illegal drug in the world, gaining support for legalization for both medicinal and …

Cannabis

This is what happens to your brain when you stop eating sugar

I have a huge sweet tooth. I always have. My friend and fellow graduate student Andrew is equally afflicted, and living in Hershey, Penn., “Chocolate …