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In Australia, ‘Thunderstorm Asthma’ Fuels the Quest for a Cure

Facing a deluge of thunderstorm-triggered asthma, researchers in Melbourne are working overtime to cure the disease outright.<p>On a sweltering …

Wild fistfight breaks out on plane as airline execs head to Capitol Hill

On the same day some of the nation’s top airline executives prepare to face tough questions on Capitol Hill, video emerges of a fight breaking out between two airline passengers moments before a flight from Tokyo to Los Angeles was set to take off. NBC’s Tom Costello reports for TODAY.

Los Angeles
Charleston

For $149 a Month, the Doctor Will See You as Often as You Want - MIT Technology Review

Imagine if your doctor’s office was more like an Apple Store mashed up with a fancy gym: a modern white-and-wood aesthetic, replete with fancy …

University of Pennsylvania

A Tarantula Mauled This Snake to Death, And Scientists Have Never Seen Anything Like It

Rekt.<p>Scientists have published the first known account of a wild tarantula killing and eating a snake, and every part of it is actual nightmare …

Zoology

Scientists Have Found a Drug That Regenerates Teeth, And It Could Reduce The Need For Fillings

Fingers crossed.<p>Researchers have identified a drug that can regenerate teeth from the inside out, possibly reducing the need for artificial …

Dentistry

This animated short is the perfect mix of Indiana Jones and Akira

If you ever wanted to see a mash-up of animated cyberpunk action and the archeological thrills of Indiana Jones or Lara Croft, short film <i>X-Story</i> has it all. There’s cybernetic arms, fantastic lost cities, exciting plot twists, and above all, some beautiful animation.<p>The short was created by …

Animated Movies

New spider species resembles Harry Potter 'Sorting Hat'

<b>A spider bearing an "uncanny" resemblance to the sorting hat in the Harry Potter series has been discovered by scientists in India.</b><p>The Eriovixia gryffindori, measuring just 7mm in length, closely resembles the magical artefact in the series.<p>The spider takes its name from Godric Gryffindor, the …

Harry Potter

The First Time I Let Someone Die

Early one Tuesday morning years ago, I began my effort to save a woman who had been in a car accident. Four weeks later, I had failed.<p><i>This article originally appeared on VICE US</i><p>I was 27 the first time I let someone die. Thirteen months after finishing medical school in the second year of an …

Time I

12 trips everyone should take in Europe in 2017

Europe is always a good idea.<p>However, some places might be a better idea than others next year.<p>We've put together the ultimate European bucket list for 2017. From celebrating Finland's independence to jetting to Bordeaux on a brand new high speed train, here are 12 trips everyone should take in …

European Travel

This Simulation of a Monkey Speaking Is the Stuff of Nightmares

New research shows that macaques have a vocal tract capable of emitting human-like speech, but they lack the brain circuitry to make words happen. …

'The Eyes of My Mother' is the year's most gruesome horror movie — and you need to see it

That's the closest approximation to the feeling you get from watching <i>The Eyes of My Mother,</i> Nicolas Pesce's stunning, sick debut that quickly establishes itself as a high point of modern art-horror nightmare fodder. Its set-up could not be more Rural True Crime 101: A child named Francisca (Olivia …

Setup

German spy arrested as suspected Islamist was gay porn actor, source says

<b>(CNN) —</b> A German domestic intelligence service employee arrested as a suspected Islamist plotting against the state also had a career as an actor in gay pornographic movies, a source with knowledge of the case said.<p>The source confirmed reports in German media that the man had roles in those movies …

Extremism

NASA is Giving Away Free Space Travel Posters—Here's How to Get One

Your bare apartment walls will thank you.<p>The Studio—a design team that works with NASA's Jet Propulsion Lab (JPL) to visually explain complex space …

Posters

This infinity pool at a Swiss hotel has gone viral because it's absolutely breathtaking

So, who’s down for a pool party? Yeah, we know summer crept out of here and shouted “DEUCES!” over its shoulder a few weeks back, but this Swiss …

The Best Friend of Adventure: Revolutionary Autonomous Robot Suitcase Makes Traveling Much Easier with Style.

Traveling can be many things. Whether it's your first flight to Cancun for your honeymoon, or just another business trip, flying can either be exciting or stressful.<p>But what dictates such things? Better yet, what helps our travels be much better? With their autonomous suitcase, Travelmate Robotics …

Autonomous Tech

Hiking Italy's Amalfi Coast and Volcano Route

Explore Italy's Amalfi Coast, Aeolian Islands, Mt. Etna & Vesuvius on this fully guided hiking trip. Experience the classic hikes of Europe with REI.

An infographic to help you plan your trip to Positano and the Amalfi Coast

kilometers:<br>the length<br>of the Amalfi Coast<p>number of the<br>coastal highway<br>along the Amalfi Coast<p>minutes to<br>travel the length<br>of the coastal …

You should absolutely plan a trip to the French Caribbean this winter — here's why

Last year, one discount airline changed that by kicking off crazy-cheap seasonal routes to the French Caribbean — just in case you needed another excuse to use your vacation days once the cold weather hits.<p>And this year, they are bringing them back. Norwegian Air Shuttle's non-stop Martinique and …

Caribbean

Scuba Diving Thailand's Colorful Similan Islands | World Travel Guide - Part 3

New Friends<p>Accompanying me on this journey were 4 other travelers. A Canadian in the US Army on leave from Afghanistan, a former Navy officer …

Scuba Diving

10 European Destinations You Should Visit This Winter

While conventional wisdom might say head south of the equator and to the tropics during the winter, you'd be missing out on some great travel deals …

7 Books That Will Train Your Brain to Overachieve | Inc.com

The human brain is the most powerful tool you can possibly possess. Are you training and using your brain to its full potential? These seven books will help you achieve the peak performance you’ll need to compete, today and in the future.<p>1. Curious<p><b>Subtitle:</b> The Desire to Know and Why Your Future …

London School of Economics

A newly discovered brain disease may point to something disturbing about Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s

© AFP/File Thomas SamsonResearch published last week has identified the first new human prion disease in 50 years.<p>The paper's lead author, Stanley Prusiner, who won the Nobel prize in 1997 for his discovery that Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease (CJD) could be transmitted by a "misfolded" protein, says …

Dementia

Indian sterilization clinics under scrutiny after doctor used bike pump on patients

Conditions in Indian sterilization clinics are under renewed scrutiny after a doctor was removed from his job for using a bicycle pump to inflate women's abdomens during the procedure.<p>Health officials in Odisha state have launched an investigation after reports that bicycle pumps were used on 56 …