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The Week in Review: Measles Spreads, Vaccination Debate Continues

More than 100 people across 14 U.S. states have contracted measles this year as part of an outbreak that began after a December flare-up at Disneyland. Yearly cases have only topped 100 five times since 2001, a benchmark already passed in the first two months of 2015.<p>“There will be more cases…We …

Public Health

NASA Is Just Killing It With These Earth-Watching Satellites

Anybody can drive a shovel into the ground to see how moist the soil is. What's tricky is doing it over every square yard of land on Earth. From 426 …

Carbon Dioxide

Meet Five of the American Semifinalists for a One-Way Trip to Mars!

<i>Excited for their one-way trip to colonize Mars, five of the Mars One final candidates give PEOPLE all the details behind their decision to leave</i> …

Space Science

RebelMouse vs. WordPress VIP

After building the product for Huffington Post, and owning the product and engineering groups at AOL after we were acquired, it was clear to me there …

The Costs to Your Health When You Stop Exercising

6 Ways Your Health Suffers When You Stop Working Out<p>Hitting pause on your workout plan can do more than just make you paunchy<p>Just as a good training program builds you up, falling off the workout wagon can have the opposite effect—sometimes almost immediately.<p>Experts call this phenomenon …

Pain Really Is All In Your Head And Emotion Controls Intensity

When you whack yourself with a hammer, it feels like the pain is in your thumb. But really it's in your brain.<p>That's because our perception of pain is shaped by brain circuits that are constantly filtering the information coming from our sensory nerves, says David Linden, a professor of …

The Brain

Cholesterol in food not a concern, new report says

<b>(CNN) —</b> For more than a week, speculation has been running rampant. Here's how it all started.<p>On February 10, The Washington Post published a headline that got a good amount of attention: "The U.S. government is poised to withdraw longstanding warnings about cholesterol."<p>Every five years, the …

Public Health

An Extraordinary Macro Timelapse of Aquatic Wildlife by Sandro Bocci | Colossal

<p>The above clip is a trailer of sorts for an upcoming non-verbal film titled Prograve by Italian filmmaker and documentarist Sandro Bocci. The …

Watch this PGA Tour pro hit 4 straight shots into a sand trap

Scott Piercy starts his Northern Trust Open playing tennis by himself and slapping the ball back and forth from bunker to bunker.<p>The 10th hole at Riviera is arguably the best hole on the entire PGA Tour schedule. It's hard to find a better par-4. The hole presents a classic risk-reward scenario.<p>For …

Golf