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Biologists Just Discovered a Simple Way to Make Cancer Cells Self-Destruct

A team of 22 biologists just made a huge breakthrough in cancer research.<p>The scientists from California Institute of Technology and UC San Diego …

Lisbon

Beckery Chapel near Glastonbury 'earliest known UK monastic life'

<b>Skeletons found at a site, said in legend to have been visited by King Arthur, are the oldest example of monks found in the UK, archaeologists say.</b><p>Carbon dating revealed the remains, discovered at Beckery Chapel, near Glastonbury, were from the 5th or early 6th Century AD.<p>Site director Dr Richard …

Archaeology

Researchers may have found first polluted river from before Bronze Age

Industrial pollution may seem like a modern phenomenon, but in fact, an international team of researchers may have discovered what could be the …

Archaeology

These Dinosaur Feathers Trapped in Amber Are Ridiculously Cool

Scientists have discovered a dinosaur tail with its feathers still intact trapped inside a piece of amber. It’s absolutely incredible.<p>These aren’t …

Paleontology

Some Viking Left His Toolbox at a Danish Fortress 1,000 Years Ago

The set of iron hand tools may have been used to make Viking ships and houses.<p>A Viking toolbox found in Denmark has been opened for the first time in …

Your Brain Can Resurrect 'Forgotten’ Short-Term Memories

Working memories don’t have to be continuously active in the brain to be remembered.<p>Day-to-day living can be such a struggle for people with short-term memory loss. But scientists have now found that memories are rarely completely lost—instead they're just moved to the subconscious.<p>A functioning …

The Brain

My Partner’s Reaction To My Anxiety Made Me Fall Even More In Love With Her

The official story is that I was diagnosed with and treated for generalized anxiety disorder when I was in my early 20s. It was around that time that …

Relationships

Is Your Body Aging Prematurely? Here's How To Reverse It

After 20 years as a physical therapist working with thousands of patients, I've identified a new set of conditions I've informally dubbed "sedentary …

The 22 Most Beautiful Places in the World

These destinations are just begging to be Instagrammed.<p>There are so many amazing places around the globe to see, we couldn't possibly include them all in just one list. But, these breathtaking destinations are definitely worth bumping to the top of your travel bucket list–whether you're looking to …

National Parks

Feathers on This 130-Million-Year-Old Fossil Still Contain Traces of Color

An exquisitely preserved fossil found in China still contains the original biological compounds that gave a 130-million-year-old bird its shading and …

Dinosaurs

Stephen Hawking Issues A Wake Up Call

It has been argued that the greatest reason our species should explore space and colonize other planets is so that a cataclysmic fate won’t be able …

Sikh-American Truck Drivers Reach Settlement after Religious Discrimination

After a seven-year federal investigation by the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC), four Sikh-American truck drivers have reached a $260,000 settlement agreement this week with one of America’s largest trucking companies, J.B. Hunt, for religious discrimination, according to The Sikh …

Religion

This badass "Stranger Things" cover played by a cello trio will haunt you forever

As one of the greatest TV shows in recent memory, <i>Stranger Things</i> has very clearly made its mark on pop culture. And one of our favorite things about</i> …

DNA-editing breakthrough could fix 'broken genes' in the brain, delay ageing and cure incurable diseases

Scientists have discovered a new way to edit DNA that could fix “broken genes” in the brain, cure previously incurable diseases and potentially even …

Genetics

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Round trip to London's Heathrow from LAX for $555 on Air New Zealand

Here’s a great airfare for London for off-season: $555 round trip, including all taxes and fees, from LAX to London’s<p>Heathrowon Air New Zealand.<p>Here's the catch: You must buy your ticket by Nov. 17. The fare is for departure between Dec. 6 and 10 or between Jan. 10 and April 6. You must stay at …

The World's Best Destinations for a Girls' Getaway

Planning a weekend to catch up with your college roommates? Finally going on that mother-daughter trip? Or looking for an ideal spot to organize a …

Despite warnings, extremely dangerous air bags not repaired

DETROIT (AP) — Owners of more than 300,000 Hondas have yet to get their air bags repaired, despite warnings from the automaker and regulators that the inflators have an extremely high chance of rupturing and causing injury or even death.<p>Last week authorities said one of those air bags, equipped …

Airbags

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The Diet for Clear, Acne-Free Skin

Don't eat chocolate. That was the advice dispensed - unsolicited of course - to pimply teens in my time. Dermatologists disagreed. The chocolate acne connection was debunked by studies - albeit weak and flawed ones -- and the thinking back then was that diet doesn't affect acne in any significant …

Skin Care

How Rebecca Grafton of My Girlish Whims Inspired Herself to Lose 100 Pounds

After struggling with her weight for many years, Rebecca motivated herself to get healthy by booking a trip to Jamaica. Now 100 pounds lighter, she inspires others through her blog, My Girlish Whims.<p><b>Name:</b> Rebecca Grafton<p><b>Age:</b> 25<p><b>Start Date:</b> January 2014<p><b>Starting Weight:</b> 246 pounds<p><b>Current Weight:</b> 142 …

Neanderthals mated with European humans and it made their immune systems weaker

The path to humanity as we know it was long.<p>Over about 2 million years, early human species slowly evolved beneficial mutation after beneficial (or at least benign) mutation, shaping our bodies into how they look and work today. Simultaneously, these early humans were migrating all over the planet, …

Evolution

I Got a $600 Brain 'Reboot' and It Changed My World

NAD+ therapy can supposedly increase your energy, focus, and metabolism, improve your cardiovascular health, and help you detox from alcohol and drugs. All this, of course, sounds incredibly unlikely—so I thought I'd see for myself.<p>This post originally appeared on VICE UK.<p>It's good to be skeptical …

Time I

Roman coins ID'd in Japanese ruins, but their origin baffles

TOKYO (AP) — The eyes of a visiting archaeologist lit up when he was shown the 10 tiny, tarnished discs that had sat unnoticed in storage for two and a half years at a dig on a southern Japan island.<p>He had been to archaeological sites in Italy and Egypt, and recognized the "little round things" as …

Archaeology

The 13 Best Countries for Americans Who Want to Live Abroad

America's classic shut-down line is "Love it or leave it," which, strictly speaking, is a false choice. You can love your country and leave it. Now …

Fat or thin: can the bacteria in our gut affect our eating habits and weight?

<i>Our gut does more than help us digest food; the bacteria that call our intestines home have been implicated in everything from our mental health and</i> …

Microbiology

There’s A Reason This Easy Cheesecake Recipe Is Going Viral

Cheesecake, in its most traditional form, can be quite the labor of love. Not only is it time consuming and fragile (there’s a very real crack risk), the recipes themselves can be extremely complicated.<p>This, friends, is not one of those recipes.<p>A Japanese cheesecake recipe, shared by Epicurious, …

Dessert

Here’s A Super-Effective Workout Method For Losing Weight

Fitness expert Mike Donavanik, C.S.C.S, says that there are two problems with many workout routines: They burn you out too quickly and they’re</i> …

Workouts