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Down the Quantum Rabbit Hole

Anesthesiologist Stuart Hameroff believes tiny structures in our cells called microtubules could explain consciousness. Steve Craft<p>Fellow scientists …

An Alzheimer's Drug Has Been Found to Help Teeth Repair Themselves in Just 6 Weeks

We're so down for that!<p>Dental fillings may soon be left in the ash heap of history, thanks to a recent discovery about a drug called …

Is living forever going to suck?

We might be too sick to enjoy our extended lifespans.<p>The scuttlebutt around Silicon Valley is that soon we'll soon live way, way longer. Former Googler Bill Maris says humans can make it to 500 years old; hedge fund manager Joon Yun thinks 1,000 years is more on the money. Some, such as biotech …

These are the seven organs you can live without

<b>SPLEEN</b><p>This organ sits on the left side of the abdomen, towards the back under the ribs. It is most commonly removed as a result of injury. Because it …

Freelancing

Bilingualism: What happens in the brain?

In our increasingly global society, bilingualism - or the ability to speak two languages - is on the rise. How the brains of bilingual people differ …

Can game theory end world conflict?

Robert J. Aumann isn’t only famous for his long white beard and deep sense of wisdom. He’s also renowned for a string of controversies. On one hand, …

Nobel Prize

Regularly using bleach linked to higher risk of fatal lung disease

Use of disinfectants once a week could increase risk of developing chronic obstructive pulmonary disease by as much as 32%, finds study<p>Regular use of bleach and other common disinfectants has been linked to a higher risk of developing fatal lung disease, researchers have found.<p>The use of …

Medicine

Researchers: Depression may be a physical illness linked to inflammation

Physical Roots of Depression<p>Although current treatments for depression mostly focus on brain chemicals such as serotonin, scientists now think …

Tip: 6 Moves to Unlock Tight Hips

Run better, squat better, and feel better with these 6 drills to open up your hips.<p>Hips feeling tight and beat up? Here are six quick drills to get …

Yoga

This is how your brain tells time

It takes a whole lotta gray matter.<p>Your mind is constantly counting: the rhythm of your speech, the minutes until your next snack, the awful pause between text messages. Without all that tallying, you’d misinterpret a friend’s motives, or (horrors!) miss doughnut time. So how does your clever …