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Stop Blaming Everything On Planet Nine

Blaming everything on a planet we haven't officially discovered yet is a little premature.<p>Someday soon, we could find a real ninth planet in our solar system, one bigger than Earth. Like Neptune, the math adds up, and it's just a matter of time before we find it unless something spectacularly weird …

Universe

N.C. Dems put openly gay member in Legislature after transgender law

<b>RALEIGH, N.C.</b> -- Democrats in North Carolina's third-largest county on Saturday voted to send a leading gay-rights advocate to the state Legislature …

"Shonen Jump" Teases Countdown to Next Generation "Naruto" News

Something Naruto (and/or Boruto) is coming up in December. The Japanese edition of the popular ninja's home magazine, <i>Shonen Jump</i>, has launch a teaser …

5 reasons why anxiety is so difficult to cope with (and what you can do about it)

<b>(hikrcn/Shutterstock)</b><p>If we aren’t careful, we can makes things worse. Here are some effective ways to keep your emotions under control<p>Melanie Greenberg<p>December 1, 2015 9:00am (UTC)<p>Have you ever had a friend or family member tell you to “just get over it” when you felt sad or worried? If getting rid …

Photographer Teams Up With Haitian Artists to Transform Tarot Cards Into Real Scenes

The creativity of some photographers astounds me. Just when you think you've seen every creative, strange, and unique photo idea, another comes along that would never have crossed your mind.<p>That was the case with Ghetto Tarot, a creative photos series created by award-winning documentary …

Vietnam War 40 years on, enemies now friends but still pain

HO CHI MINH CITY, Vietnam (AP) — This city once known as Saigon was blanketed in red banners on Thursday that read "Long Live the Glorious Communist …

25+ apps to make your everyday life easier

At our small, fast-moving nonprofit company, everyone does a couple of jobs — and productivity apps help us manage roles that shift between coding, …

Halley's Comet: Facts About the Most Famous Comet

Halley's Comet is arguably the most famous comet. It is a "periodic" comet and returns to Earth's vicinity about every 75 years, making it possible …

Astronomy

You get to live longer, but you might get cancer. On balance, that's a good thing

New statistics say two in three people born today will get cancer at some point in their lifetimes. But behind the headlines, survival rates are better than ever before<p>The frightening statistic in yesterday’s newspaper – that at least half of us born since 1960 will receive, at some stage in our …

The Supreme Court Will Decide If 'Gay Marriage' Is Just 'Marriage'

The Justices will hear four cases challenging state bans on same-sex marriage, a decision that could bring an end to the question of the freedom to marry.<p>In what will be a landmark decision, the U.S. Supreme Court agreed to hear four cases challenging same-sex marriage bans in four states on …

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Scientists hail new '3 parent baby' technique

New technique to create '3 parent babies' shows promise, experts say<p>Experts are to investigate a new technique to create “three-parent babies” which could be safer and more effective than current methods being tested in British laboratories.<p>The Government last month asked the fertility regulator to …

Our brains are being 'continuously reshaped' by smartphone use

Extensive use of smartphone touchscreens is changing the sensory relationship between our brains and our thumbs, a study published in <i>Current Biology</i> …

Thousands of cats smuggled from China buried alive in Vietnam

Police say three tons of live cats intended for illegal meat trade posed an environmental and health risk<p>Vietnamese authorities have buried thousands of seized cats – many believed to have been alive at the time – after the felines were smuggled from China to feed the nation's illegal cat meat …