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Non-profit’s $300 hepatitis C cure as effective as $84,000 alternative

Exclusive: 71 million people stand to benefit from reduced price treatment for virus which can lead to liver cirrhosis, cancer and death<p>An affordable hepatitis C treatment has been shown to be safe and effective, with very high cure rates for patients including hard-to-treat cases, in interim …

Biotechnology

This clever new font combines braille with Latin and Japanese alphabets

In an effort to make braille more accessible for the visually impaired in signage and printed media, Tokyo-based designer Kosuke Takahashi has hit upon a novel solution that merges those characters with English and Japanese alphabets, so they appear in the same place.<p>Essentially, the fonts in …

Typography

Pinterest recipe for fried pickles has been saved almost 100,000 times

Pinterest has long been known as a recipe goldmine. Bloggers, home cooks, and canners share a myriad of recipes for chain restaurant dupes, tasty vegan snacks, and one-pot meals on the seemingly never-ending photo-sharing platform. Some recipes found on Pinterest even go viral. Such is true of this …

Cooking

Stephen Hawking submitted a final scientific paper 2 weeks before he died — and it could lead to the discovery of a parallel universe

Stephen Hawking submitted his final scientific paper just a week and a half before he died, and it lays the theoretical groundwork for discovering a parallel universe.<p>Hawking, who died Wednesday at 76, was coauthor to a mathematical paper that seeks proof of the "multiverse" theory, which posits …

Physics

New virus strain behind HIV explosion in the Philippines

A more aggressive and drug-resistant HIV subtype is behind skyrocketing HIV infection rates in the Philippines. Epidemiologist Edsel Salvana tells DW …

Cigna to Buy Express Scripts in $52 Billion Health Care Deal

The health insurance giant Cigna said on Thursday that it had agreed to buy Express Scripts, the nation’s largest pharmacy benefit manager, in a $52 billion deal that could further reshape the roiling health care landscape.<p>The deal is the latest in a wave of consolidations that is sweeping through …

Health Care

ALMA telescope spies a supermassive black hole’s spinning disk

For decades, astronomers have been talking about of galaxies with supermassive black holes at their cores. Now they say they’ve clearly confirmed a …

How to Make Gougères | MyRecipes

Eating a cream puff is soothing in the way that only pastry can be (same goes for a buttery almond croissant or a sugar-coated cinnamon roll). Like a …

Apple reportedly slashes iPhone X production

A second report in as many days says Apple has halved the number of $999 iPhone X phones it aims to produce in the first three months of the year.<p>The mystery of the iPhone X's success just got cloudier.<p>Apple has cut orders for parts used in its iPhone X by 60 percent, The Wall Street Journal …

Mobile Technology

Creamy Chocolate Peanut Butter Pie

If you like the combination of peanut butter and chocolate then this recipe is perfect for you! This chocolate peanut butter pie is so rich, creamy, …

Dessert

Three 'super-Earths' orbiting a cool dwarf star discovered

Using NASA's prolonged Kepler mission, known as K2, astronomers have found three new "super-Earth" exoplanets. The newly detected alien worlds orbit …

Science

How to make Cheddar Bay Biscuit fried chicken

<i>Welcome to</i> <b>Thanks, Commenters!</b><i>, in which we mine, borrow, and steal ideas put forth by</i> The Takeout<i>’s commentariat.</i><p>Last week, <i>The Takeout</i>’s Gwen Ihnat …

Food & Dining

The Magic of Dark Chocolate Cake Recipe (Feel it!)

The magic of dark chocolate cake is something that you can feel if you try this delicious chocolate cake! So rich, chocolatey, and moist! It will …

Who really discovered sunspots?

Humans have known about these solar features for millennia, but it wasn't until a relatively unknown scientist in the 17th Century that we knew their …

Abby Lee Miller Shares First Photo From Prison, Shows Off Weight Loss

<b>Abby Lee Miller</b> is making the most of her time behind bars. The <i>Dance Moms</i> alum, who was sentenced to 366 days in federal prison for bankruptcy fraud, …

New Study on Black Hole Magnetic Fields Has Thrown a Huge Surprise at Astronomers

Space is full of mysteries.<p>For the first time, scientists have studied the magnetic field of a black hole inside the Milky Way in multiple …

Hundreds Hurry for Cover During Tokyo’s First Missile Drill

As a siren warned of an approaching North Korean missile, hundreds of people in central Tokyo hurried for cover in buildings and under ground.<p>But …

North Korea

Dolores O'Riordan mourned by thousands at public reposal in Ireland

Thousands of fans gathered at a Limerick, Ireland, church on Sunday to say their goodbyes to Dolores O’Riordan.<p>Mourners lined up in the rain, …

FDA's tobacco stance faces test with Philip Morris iQOS device

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - In a decision expected to test the Trump administration's approach to tobacco regulation, U.S. health advisers will vote this week on whether to allow Philip Morris International Inc (PM.N) to sell its novel iQOS tobacco device and claim it is less harmful than cigarettes.<p>The …

Brightening neutron-star collision stumps astrophysicists - Futurity

"This neutron-star merger is unlike anything we've seen before... it's a gift that seems to keep on giving.”

Scientists Have Figured Out Why Human Skin Doesn't Leak

Despite us losing 500 million skin cells per day.<p>Our skin might give us grief sometimes, but one thing we can always depend on it to do is not start …

The hidden life of Dolores O'Riordan.

<b>(Provided by Mamamia)</b><p>At 9am on Monday, Irish singer Dolores O’Riordan was found dead at the London Hilton on Park Lane after visiting the city for a …