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Scientists have caught viruses talking to each other—and that could be the key to a new age of anti-viral drugs

Some of the greatest scientific discoveries have been accidental. To that list, Israeli scientists have added one more. They’ve discovered for the first time an instance of viruses leaving messages for other viruses.<p>What makes the discovery remarkable is that scientists expect such communication …

Microbiology

The Golden Girls is coming to Hulu

Set your calendars for Galentine’s Day because <i>The Golden Girls</i> is coming to Hulu.<p>For the first time, the complete library of episodes will be …

TV

Did the Universe Start with a Bounce Instead of a Bang? — NOVA Next | PBS

For a few physicists, the Big Bang wasn’t the beginning of the universe.<p>Rather, they say, the universe existed before that point, stretching forever …

How To Play PSP Games On Your Android Phone

If you love playing PSP games then this post is definitely for you. This post can help you to play your favorite PSP on your Android phones.<p>The best …

Marvel is making the best Superman movies

The blueprint has been right in front of them the whole time<p>How has Marvel taken over the Superman business?<p>Superman has always been an alien in two ways. He’s literally from the planet Krypton, having been given powers from the energy of Earth’s yellow sun. He was also raised in a small-town in …

Chris Rock Announces 2020 White House Run: 'Wish Me Luck'

Comedian already won the presidency once, at least on the big screen<p>For those who found absolutely nothing funny about Tuesday’s presidential …

The White House

Like It Or Not, Trump's Victory Has Shown Us Who We Are (Commentary)

We can no longer pretend that racists and misogynists don’t define America<p>I grew up in Alabama, a land of liars.<p>Alabama is full of church people. …

Donald Trump

Scientists develop drug that 'could cure HIV and Aids'

Scientists have developed a drug they hope could lead to a cure for HIV and Aids.<p>Reseachers in Israel have identified a protein they claim can reduce …

Public Health

The U.K. Is Set to Pardon Men Convicted for Consensual Same-Sex Acts

The U.K. is set to pardon thousands of men convicted in the past for engaging in consensual same-sex acts, in a move that will see the name of many …

Weaker Immune System Among the Surprising Ways Sexual Abstinence Affects the Body

<i>This article originally appeared on</i> Medical Daily.<p>Sometimes we stop having sex, but we didn't do it on purpose: We go through a breakup; we're …

3tags.org

Scientists Have Taken a Big Step Toward Curing HIV

British scientists are optimistic that they might be on the way to finding a cure for HIV after a promising clinical trial, in which a test patient …

HIV cure possible after disease becomes undetectable in blood of British man

A British man could become the first person in the world to be cured of HIV using a new therapy designed by a team of scientists from five UK universities.<p>The 44-year-old is one of 50 people currently trialling a treatment which targets the disease even in its dormant state.<p>Scientists told The …

Medicine

Astronauts Will Train for Mars Using VR Inside of Other VR

By 2028, Lockheed Martin wants to have a Mars Base Camp orbiting the red planet so astronauts and scientists can study it and prep for an eventual …

Virtual Reality

PokeNatomy Turns These Pocket Monsters Inside Out

<i>Pokémon Go’s</i> massive success proves that we all wish Pokémon were real. I don’t have the science to back up this claim, so instead I’ll let …

Here's How New York Is Responding to Sex Offenders Playing Pokémon Go

New York State is clamping down on sex offenders on parole playing <i>Pokémon Go</i>.<p>Governor Andrew Cuomo issued an edict on Monday to the New York State …

Amazing Spider Silk Continues to Surprise Scientists

We already know that spider silk is something of a wonder material, but scientists are still discovering more awesome things that it can do. An …

Nanotech

We Saw 30 Minutes of the New ROCKY HORROR PICTURE SHOW, and It’s Pretty Darn Good

<i>The Rocky Horror Picture Show</i> is easily the most beloved camp cult movie of all time, playing a nearly-41-year-long uninterrupted run in movie …

The CEO behind Pokémon Go just dropped some big hints to the future of the game

Here's what Hanke revealed, in a conversation with host and Nerdist founder Chris Hardwick, as reported by ComicBook.com:<p><b>Sorry about the servers:</b> Hanke told the San Diego crowd that Niantic's servers "weren't provisioned for what happened" and the hit that it became, and that the company's …

HIV Vaccine: Do Babies' Immune Systems Hold the Key?

HIV/AIDS research has come a long way. Though first introduced to human hosts in West Africa at the turn of the previous century, the first case of …

How Jupiter saves Earth from destruction

<b>(CNN) —</b> NASA scored a bull's-eye with its latest space spectacular. From a distance of a half a billion miles, NASA guided its Juno space probe so that it went into a flawless orbit around Jupiter, only the second time in history this has been done. Some have compared this feat to trying to thread …

How to Hack Your Hormones So You Can Sleep Better, Gain Muscle, and Have More Sex

Science says you can control your chemistry. Here’s how<p>Think of your body as a Fortune 500 company. There are layers of management, countless systems that must work together seamlessly, and tons of goals that occasionally conflict.<p>In other words, it’s complicated. Thankfully, you don’t have to …

Wellness

See What Ron and Hermione’s Family Looks Like in Harry Potter and the Cursed Child

Their daughter is adorable!<p>The exciting dispatches just keep coming from <i>Harry Potter and the Cursed Child</i>. Yesterday we got a glimpse at the upcoming play’s grown-up versions of Harry Potter and Ginny Weasley (well, Ginny Potter now), as well as their son, Albus Potter, thanks to cast photos …

How Did That Pesky Virus End Up in Our DNA?

Dendogram of endogenous retroviruses. Source: Wikipedia.<p>Two weeks ago I discussed a PNAS paper that reported the discovery of a new class of viruses, called pithoviruses, found in a layer of Siberian permafrost. In their paper [1], the researchers conclude:<p>"Our results further substantiate the …

HIV Genes Have Been Cut Out of Live Animals Using CRISPR

In a first, scientists led by Kamel Khalili, director of the Comprehensive NeuroAIDS Center at Temple University, report in the journal <i>Gene Therapy</i> …

Women who are cheated on win in long term, while ‘other woman’ loses, say scientists

Women who lose their partner to a love-rival are better off in the long term, the biggest ever study of break-ups has found.<p>Although being cheated on might initially seem devastating, in fact, it leaves the victim with a ‘higher mating intelligence’ which helps her to choose a more faithful partner …

Breakups

You Need to Stop Hugging Your Dog, Study Finds

Never!<p>With their sweet faces, soft fur, and huge dumb grins, dogs were basically born to be hugged. As a species, they evolved over thousands of …

Neil Patrick Harris Looks Incredibly Creepy As Count Olaf

Gray looks good on you, Neil.

Neil Patrick Harris

Neuroscience proves torturing terrorists won’t keep us safe

Seven years after US president Barack Obama put an end to his predecessor’s extreme CIA interrogation techniques, torture has re-entered American politics. Defying the position of the current CIA director as well as national and international law, Republican frontrunner Donald Trump told CBS’s …