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Why intense workouts are leading to a life-threatening condition

<b>(CNN) —</b> When Christopher Michael Everett went to his first SoulCycle class, he gave it his all. He sat in the front of the class, cranked the resistance on his bike and started pedaling.<p>Within the first five to 10 minutes, his thighs began to hurt and feel abnormal. But he powered through the pain …

Exercise

Elon Musk’s Fears of AI Aren’t Shared By All AI Experts

One way to develop a reputation as a visionary is to come up with a well-known, startlingly prescient prediction that proves true. Another way is to …

Elon Musk

We fear death, but what if dying isn't as bad as we think?

Research comparing perceptions of death with accounts of those imminently facing it suggest that maybe we shouldn’t worry so much about our own end<p>“The idea of death, the fear of it, haunts the human animal like nothing else,” wrote Earnest Becker in his book, The Denial of Death. It’s a fear …

Psychology

New Gene Therapy Produces Hope for a New Era in Cancer Treatment

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is on the verge of approving the first-ever gene therapy treatment for use in the United States.<p>If it goes …

Cancer

“Irresponsible”: Mark Zuckerberg Slams Elon Musk’s “Doomsday” Attitude

With the robot apocalypse nearly upon us, Zuck and Musk have two very different views of the future.<p>Three years ago, Tesla C.E.O. <b>Elon Musk</b> had a revelation. He had invested in DeepMind, the artificial-intelligence start-up that would soon be acquired by Google, and was alarmed by how quickly the …

Elon Musk

10 Reasons The Biblical Flood May Have Actually Happened

July 23, 2017<p>Perhaps of all the biblical stories and tales from ancient times, the legends of the Flood are the best known. To most people, these …

Archaeology

How Sarahah became one of the most popular iPhone apps in the world

The App Store's most popular free app isn't what you think it is.<p>It's called Sarahah, and in the past week, it's surged to the top of the App Store in regions like Australia, Ireland, the U.S, and the UK.<p>Created by Saudi Arabian developer Zain al-Abidin Tawfiq, the app is essentially a social …

Apps

London Officers Make Girl Cry After Fining Her For Lemonade Stand

Officials dropped the fine and issued an apology after news of the lemonade stand went viral.<p>London officials are apologizing after a group of enforcement officers punished a 5-year-old girl for setting up a lemonade stand this week.<p>The girl was the daughter of André Spicer, a professor at the City …

Parenting

Melissa McCarthy: The Shocking Reason She Feels ‘Sad’ About Sean Spicer’s Resignation

Melissa McCarthy has had a change of heart — kind of. After ripping Sean Spicer a new one on ‘SNL,’ HollywoodLife.com has EXCLUSIVELY learned why she …

Donald Trump

How the erosion of faith and family is the source of America's discontent

The 2016 election cycle revealed a deeply unsettled spirit in many Americans. The unease they feel about their future, their families, their …

Texas

Kim Davis's Fight Against Marriage Equality to Cost Kentucky Over $200K

Kim Davis’s fight against marriage equality is going to cost the state of Kentucky $222,695.<p>U.S. District Judge David Bunning, the same one who found …

Equality

This beauty blogger made some racist comments, and the internet is NOT having it

swiss blogger cocomadkilla opened her kbeauty post with "we don't always understand the ching chongs with the black hair and funny clothes" …

Racism

Empty JetBlue Seats Turn Into a 'Nightmare' and People Are Super Grossed Out

One of life's great pleasures is the surprise of open seats next to you on a plane. That happened for Jessie Char as she boarded a recent JetBlue …

Cool Stuff

Just 5 Drinks A Week Can Damage Your Brain

Before you pour that nightly glass of beer or wine, consider this: You could be doing lasting damage to cognition and memory. So suggests new …

The Brain

Why You Should Never Eat Food on Planes, and Other Jet-Set Tips - Bloomberg

<i>At Bloomberg Pursuits, we love to travel. And we always want to make sure we’re doing it right. So we’re talking to globe-trotters in all of our</i> …

Airlines

Biggest Threat to Health? Solving the Wrong Problems

Want to solve intractable problems in health and healthcare? The process probably has much less to do with <i>“solving”</i> than you would think. We are all probably familiar with Einstein’s famous quote, <i>“If I had an hour to solve a problem, I would spend the first fifty-five minutes determining the proper</i> …

Design Thinking

Study: Popular Heartburn Drug Might Raise Your Risk Of Premature Death

<b>NEW YORK (CBSNewYork)</b> — Certain acid blockers in a popular heartburn drug might actually increase the risk of premature death.<p>As CBS2’s Dr. Max Gomez …

Medicine

Ancient Impacts Shaped the Structure of the Milky Way

Understanding how the Universe came to be is one of the greater challenges of being an astrophysicist. Given the observable Universe’s sheer size …

Universe

Dog rescues drowning baby deer in the most adorable video you’ll see today

We already knew dogs are saviors to humankind – but it turns out they are heroes to other species as well! Recently a golden retriever named Storm …

Golden Retriever

25 Habits of Successful and Extremely Happy People

Quality sleep, big dreams and meaningful conversations are all part of the mix for those lucky enough to call themselves "happy."<p>What's the secret to happiness? That can differ according to the person involved. But we do know that happy people have different habits and think differently than those …

Happiness

Trump: "Let Obamacare fail... I'm not going to own it."

In an "impromptu" White House Pool spray during President Trump's lunch with Vice President Pence, National Security Advisor McMaster, Colonel Wawro …

Health Care

Where do Successful People find Motivation That Everyone Else is Missing?

I had 22 jobs before I started my own business at the age of 23, and I didn't want one more boss telling me what to do. - Shark Tank investor Barbara Corcoran<p>A lot of us struggle with motivation -- especially after a personal or business failure. Not to be cold, but at some point we all have those …

Success

43 Embarrassing Grammar Mistakes Even Smart People Make

Like it or not, words, spelling, and punctuation can leave a lasting impression on others. But even the most educated people often unknowingly make these common flubs.<p>When someone uses grammar incorrectly do you make an assumption about his or her intelligence or education? Like it or not, words, …

Grammar

Teleportation: Photon particles today, humans tomorrow?

BBC News<p><b>Chinese scientists say they have "teleported" a photon particle from the ground to a satellite orbiting 1,400km (870 miles) away.</b><p>For many, however, teleportation evokes something much more exotic. Is a world previously confined to science fiction now becoming reality?<p>Well, sort of. But we …

Quantum Mechanics

Teen Kills Himself To Win Social Media’s Disturbing “Blue Whale Challenge”

The "suicide game" involves completing 49 twisted tasks before taking your own life to "win."<p>Isaiah Gonzalez, 14, killed himself while participating …

Cool Stuff

AI Is Inventing Languages Humans Can’t Understand. Should We Stop It?

Researchers at Facebook realized their bots were chattering in a new language. Then they stopped it.<p>Bob: “I can can I I everything else.”<p>Alice: “Balls have zero to me to me to me to me to me to me to me to me to.”<p>To you and I, that passage looks like nonsense. But what if I told you this nonsense …

Artificial Intelligence

Drinking more coffee leads to a longer life, two studies say

<b>(CNN) —</b> Greater consumption of coffee could lead to a longer life, according to two new studies published Monday.<p>The findings have resurfaced the centuries-old conversation on coffee's health effects.<p>One study surveyed more than 520,000 people in 10 European countries, making it the largest study …

Coffee

Cops Left This Hilarious Note for Grower After Finding and Destroying His Cannabis Plants

When our extraterrestrial friends finally make their long-awaited trip down to Earth, I imagine the first thing they'll ask us mere humans about is …

Cannabis

NASA Spacecraft Gets Up Close With Jupiter's Great Red Spot

Scientists are about to get an up-close and personal look at the planet Jupiter's most famous landmark, the Great Red Spot.<p>NASA's Juno spacecraft will be directly over the spot shortly after 10 p.m. ET Monday, July 10, about 5,600 miles above the gas giant's cloud tops. That's closer than any …

Astronomy

10 questions that can dramatically change your life (and your business)

The quality of our questions determines the quality of our lives.<p>A few years ago, I was in a dreary situation that I didn’t know how to get out of. I was not passionate about the work that I was doing, I wasn’t surrounding myself with the right people, and I felt like a hamster running in circles.<p>I …

Peter Thiel