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Out-of-Body Experience Is Traced in the Brain

What happens in the brain when a person has an out-of-body experience? A team of scientists may now have an answer.<p>In a new study, researchers using …

Pope Francis Calls Pay Disparities Between Women and Men a 'Pure Scandal'

Women’s rights advocate Patricia Arquette will have to make some room for Pope Francis, the feminist.<p>The leader of the Roman Catholic church declared …

The Cure for Brain Diseases Is in Your Gut

Researchers are just now starting to link inflammation in your gut with some of the most deadly and debilitating diseases we have.<p>Why are we making …

Depression Can Physically Change Your DNA, Study Suggests

More evidence that the disease is much more than a mood disorder.<p>Researchers from the UK have found evidence that depression doesn't just change our …

State of the planet: 7 eye-opening facts for Earth Day

Earth recently hit several remarkable records — but not in a good way.<p>The amount of carbon dioxide gas, a global warming pollutant, has risen to the …

20 Cult-Favorite Asian Beauty Products You Need in Your Life

These will forever change your skincare and makeup game.<p>Sure, you're already acquainted with the drugstore basics—you know, the same beloved Burt’s Bees moisturizer and Wet n Wild blush you’ve used since college—but it’s time to break out of your comfort zone and step into the wide, wonderful world …

Skin Care

How Your Grandparents’ Lives Affect Your Resilience To Stress

A body of research shows that your DNA may contain a biological memory of the stress your grandparents endured.<p>Can trauma, stress, and even nightmares be passed down from generation to generation?<p>Scientists say yes. A number of research finds that those who have been traumatized around the time of …

Grandparents

Why Beachgoers Let Sexual Assault Happen Right Before Their Eyes

A recent video of a sexual assault — on a crowded Florida beach, in broad daylight — raises a question: Why didn't one of the hundreds of bystanders …

Panama City
Music Festivals

When genes are expressed in reverse: regulatory mechanism of antisense DNA discovered

Researchers have uncovered new clues to help understand the functions of antisense DNA and its alterations in cancer. Antisense transcripts are DNA …

Genetics

Candace Cameron Bure: 'Full House' reunion show won't be a remake

Candace Cameron-Bure did her part to bang the drum for the new “Full House” revival series while appearing at Tuesday night’s “Dancing with the Stars” 10th anniversary party in West Hollywood.<p>John Stamos revealed on Monday’s "Jimmy Kimmel Live!" that Netflix has officially ordered 13 episodes of …

Celebrity News

A yogurt a day could relieve depression

Regularly consuming probiotic bacteria can have a noticeable effect on mood, according to new research from the Netherlands<p>It appears that certain probiotic bacteria could help ease depression.<p>Scientists from Lieden University in the Netherlands found that people who took probiotic supplements were …

Beauty

Why DO humans have such large penises?

Why DO humans have such large penises? Difference in size between men and great apes may be a way of keeping cool<p><b>Video discusses differences in penis</b> …

Biology

Cosmo Used White Models For "Gorgeous" Trends And Black Models For Trends That Needed To "Die"

Some people are calling for a boycott of the online version of the magazine after the controversial article. Update: An online editor has issued a comment.<p>A 2014 report on diversity in fashion magazines found that white models were featured on covers five times more often than people of colour.<p>"If …

Mount Everest to be cleaned up by Indian army

The clean-up follows reports last month that claimed human waste is turning Everest base camp and its slopes into an “open cesspit” and threatening to spread disease through mountain streams.<p>The scale of the problem is such that Indian army mountaineers are conducting an expedition to bring down …

Mountaineering

Syrian girl's 'surrender' to photographer caught in heartbreaking image

A little girl stands in a refugee camp, hands raised in surrender, a look of fear on her face.<p>The photo of four-year-old Hudea has quickly become a …

Photography

Depression Isn’t What You Think It Is

Millions of people are diagnosed with major depression, while a growing number of scientists are saying it isn’t a distinct condition. It’s part of a big shake-up in psychiatry as researchers attempt to define mental disorders by what’s going wrong in the brain rather than using checklists of …

Lemon-Scented Malaria

Parasites are life’s great success story, abundant in both species and sheer numbers. One secret to their success is the ability that many parasites have to manipulate their hosts. By pulling strings like a puppet master, they use their hosts to advance towards their own goal of planetary conquest. …

Germanwings co-pilot reported depression during training

<b>Dusseldorf, Germany (CNN) —</b> Years before he was at the controls of a Germanwings plane that plunged into the French Alps, Andreas Lubitz told the airline he worked for that he'd had a bout with depression.<p>Lubitz, the co-pilot of Germanwings Flight 9525 who authorities accuse of deliberately …

Airplanes

Who is God today? Why these religious leaders say modern faith is 'about love'

Who is God?<p>It's hardly a new question, but it's one that's asked of today's religious leaders all the time. Here, three very special leaders who are working to help their thriving congregations find meaningful, modern relationships with God, share their paths to faith and what it means to them …

Whitefish

Germanwings co-pilot mental illness: Suicide is linked to depression but mass murder is not.

Because Germanwings pilot Andreas Lubitz killed <i>himself</i> when he purposefully drove a plane carrying 149 other people into a mountain in the Alps, …

Mental Health

Why animals don’t get schizophrenia (and people do)

Research reveals an evolutionary link between the disorder and what makes us human<p>Many of us have known a dog on Prozac. We've also witnessed the eye rolls that come with canine psychiatry. Doting pet owners—myself included—ascribe all sorts of questionable psychological ills to our pawed …

Neuroscience
Science

5 Books That Changed My Perspective of the World

"What is your favorite book?"<p>I've been asked this question numerous times throughout my life. Even now as a 19-year-old college student, I find this question nearly impossible to answer. I've read hundreds of books in my lifetime; how can I pick just one as superior to all the others?<p>I think this …

Earth - How long will life survive on planet Earth?

All things must pass. That includes life on Earth, which will surely be wiped out eventually. But how long does it have?<p>The fossil record tells us that life on Earth has lasted at least 3.5 billion years. In that time it has survived being frozen, clobbered by rocks from space, mass poisoning, and …

Earth Science

The shabby, shallow world of the militant atheist

Having spent a very enjoyable two hours in conversation with Dr. John Lennox, professor of mathematics at Oxford University and one of the most …