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Don’t keep cell phones next to your body, California Health Department warns

The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) issued a warning against the hazards of cellphone radiation this week. Yes, the thing we are all addicted to and can’t seem to put down is leaking electromagnetic radiation and now California has some guidance to safeguard the public.<p>The CDPH asks …

LaVar Ball: Lakers should build around Lonzo Ball, play him more in fourth quarter

The Lakers are trying restrict media access to LaVar Ball after he criticized the team at its arena a couple times recently.<p>In a shocking turn of …

How Often You Should Wash Your Bed Sheets, According to a Microbiologist

What happens if you don't?<p>We spend more than a third of our lives in bed - but that place can quickly blossom into a "botanical park" of bacteria and …

Angela Lansbury Says Sexual Harassment Comments Were ‘Taken Out of Context’

Angela Lansbury has asserted that there’s no excuse for men to abuse women sexually a day after her comments emerged saying women must accept some …

You might have more control over aging than you think — here are 5 things you can do to slow it down

Aging: it's largely your chromosomes' fault. That's what biologist Elizabeth Blackburn discovered when she started exploring the world of the invisible, threadlike cellular strands that carry our genetic code.<p>She revealed her decades-long process of discovery in a TED talk from April that was …

Telomere

Grandma’s Apple Pound Cake with Caramel Glaze Recipe (Simple)

I got this apple pound cake with caramel glaze recipe from my grandma’s old recipe notebook. I was searching for this kind of autumn dessert that is …

Pancake Bake with Cinnamon Streusel Recipe

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Prepare the Pancakes: Stir together flour, sugar, baking powder, baking soda, and salt in a large bowl. Whisk together buttermilk …

Revealed: male rape used systematically in Libya as instrument of war

Videos and testimony expose brutal tactics used by several factions in fractured country<p><b>Warning: graphic information in this report may upset some readers</b><p>Male rape is being used systematically in Libya as an instrument of war and political domination by rival factions, according to multiple …

Libya

This Airline Wants To Start Weighing Passengers Before They Board The Plane

Frequent flyers tend to know all the ins and outs of getting the most out of their air travel experience, from picking out the perfect piece of …

Luggage

Australian-made 3D-printed sternum and rib cage implanted into NY patient

A New York woman previously diagnosed with a rare bone cancer has received a 3D-printed sternum and rib cage produced by the CSIRO and Anatomics.<p>An …

A Michigan University Is Offering the First-Ever Degree in Marijuana Studies

Students at a Michigan university might have to do a double-take when they look over the school’s degree options. After all, what college lets …

Flight crew accused of 'screaming' as plane plummets 20,000 feet in minutes

A scary moment up in the air turned even more horrific as passengers aboard a plummeting plane claimed the flight crew started freaking out.<p>AirAsia …

Fish Depression Is Not a Joke

Can a fish be depressed? This question has been floating around my head ever since I spent a night in a hotel across from an excruciatingly sad-looking Siamese fighting fish. His name was Bruce Lee, according to a sign beneath his little bowl.<p>There we were trying to enjoy a complimentary bloody …

Bruce Lee

Facebook just acquired tbh and its 5 million teen users

Facebook just scored a huge win its quest to win over teens.<p>The company has acquired tbh, the anonymous app that's been going viral with teens. The …

9 States Will Soon Require Passports for Domestic Flights

The TSA: always convenient.<p>Come January 22, 2018, residents of nine states will need a U.S. passport to board any flight, domestic or international, according to new TSA guidelines. It's always refreshing when air travel becomes more complicated.<p>The nine states are <b>Kentucky</b>, <b>Maine</b>, <b>Minnesota</b>, <b>Missouri</b>,</b> …

Gene Variants That Affect Skin Colour Suggest The Concept of Race Is Deeply Flawed

Let's rethink this.<p>Throughout history, humans have used changes in skin colour to support the idea that people belong to different races, but a new …

Google is going to use experimental high-altitude balloons to provide internet in Puerto Rico

On Friday, the US Federal Communications Commission (FCC) said it had approved Google parent company Alphabet application to provide emergency cellular service to the Caribbean island.<p>In the aftermath of Hurricane Maria, Puerto Rico has struggled to regain communications services. 83% of cell sites …

Puerto Rico

Electric honeycomb: Pakistani teen in scientific first

<b>Only 17 years old and he is already a recognised scientist. Muhammad Shaheer Niazi's research on electric honeycomb was recently published in the Royal Society Open Science journal.</b><p>Physicists have known the phenomenon of electric honeycomb for decades. It occurs when a layer of oil is placed in an …

Physics

Southern Prisons Have a Cellphone Smuggling Problem

Cellphones smuggled into prisons — enabling inmates to order murders, plan escapes, deal drugs and extort money — have become a scourge in a bloc of states where corrections officers annually confiscate as many as one for every three inmates.<p>Contraband devices snuck in by visitors or prison staff …

Hillary Clinton says Kenya’s annulled election was a “project” of a controversial US data firm

Former US presidential candidate Hillary Clinton said Kenya’s annulled election was “a project” of Cambridge Analytica, a data company at the center of a growing controversy over the use of personal data to influence both the Brexit vote in the UK and the Donald Trump election in the US.<p>Speaking to …

Government

A Rare Occultation Is About to Happen as The Moon Will Block Out Three Planets

Here's what to expect.<p>On September 18, the Moon will pass in front of three planets and one of the brightest stars in our night sky, all in less than …

Georgia Tech student Scout Schultz shot dead by police

<b>University police in the US state of Georgia have shot and killed an LGBT student activist, sparking an inquiry.</b><p>Police encountered Scout Schultz, 21, outside a campus dormitory in Atlanta after a call about "a person with a knife and a gun" late on Saturday.<p>Video shows Schultz refusing to obey …

Georgia Tech

More than 100 escaped British Virgin Islands prisoners rounded up

Local police joined by Royal Marines in operation to restore law and order to island in wake of Hurricane Irma<p>More than 100 prisoners have been captured after escaping from a jail on the British Virgin Islands during the chaos of Hurricane Irma.<p>The governor of the islands said the prisoners of …

Paris opens its first ever public nudist park

If getting naked in one of the world’s greatest cities sounds attractive, you’ll now be able to do it.<p>Because France has now got its very own public …

5 nutrition myths even health gurus get wrong

At least once a week, a client tells me how confused they are about nutrition—and I get it. With so much information and conflicting advice floating …

Game of Thrones: 50 things you didn't know

Beyonce and Jay Z’s Twins’ Sexes Revealed

Blue Ivy has a new little brother and sister! <b>Beyoncé</b> gave birth to twins, a baby boy and girl, on Tuesday, June 13, multiple sources confirm to <i>Us</i> …

Jada Pinkett-Smith Slams Tupac Shakur Biopic ‘All Eyez on Me’

Jada Pinkett-Smith, who befriended Tupac Shakur early in the rapper’s career, slammed the new biopic <i>All Eyez on Me</i> and the portrayal of their …