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Human Brains Have Evolved Unique 'Feel-Good' Circuits

A brain system involved in everything from addiction to autism appears to have evolved differently in people than in great apes, a team reports Thursday in the journal <i>Science</i>.<p>The system controls the production of dopamine, a chemical messenger that plays a major role in pleasure and rewards.<p>"Humans …

The Brain

FCC Commissioner Pleads: 'Please Stop Us From Killing Net Neutrality'

The FCC plans to vote on a plan to eliminate net neutrality next month.<p>One of the Federal Communications Commission’s top five officials has urged Americans to “make a ruckus” in response to the agency’s plan to vote next month on a policy to gut net neutrality.<p>In an op-ed published Wednesday in …

Net Neutrality

10 Scientific Phenomena To Be Thankful For, Today And Every Day

Every day, we have a choice whether we take our lives, our existence, our freedoms, and our moments for granted, or whether we express appreciation and gratitude for the good things that exist. The biggest unifier that all human beings have in common, that we all exist on the same world and in the …

Universe

Japan's Giant Aircraft Carrier Was the Largest Warship Ever Sunk by a Submarine

If weight alone could determine victory, then the Imperial Japanese Navy aircraft carrier <i>Shinano</i> might still be afloat.<p>At 69,000 tons when launched …

Military

Final Victory: Battle of Chapultepec

Battle of Chapultepec - Background:<p>The Battle of Chapultepec was fought September 12-13, 1847, during the Mexican-American War (1846-1848).<p>Armies & …

Military History

3D-printed custom-fit condoms are the future of sex

A woman brings her date back to her place. Things get steamy. Clothes come off…but, you know, gotta be safe. She takes out her phone, scans her guy’s …

Anthony Weiner

​Man Having Affair With Doll Is Saving Up For £8,000 Sex Robot

58-year-old engineer James may have been happily married for 36 years, but four times a week he indulges in a love affair with a blonde called …

Robots

Why Sexual Desire Is Objectifying – and Hence Morally Wrong

The 18th-century philosopher Immanuel Kant believed that human beings tend to be evil. He wasn’t talking about some guy rubbing his hands and crowing …

German Philosophy

Caged Monkey Grooms Dog Through Fence in Video That is Both Cute and Sad

A video has surfaced showing a monkey in Vietnam grooming a dog through a fence, demonstrating the irresistible cuteness of an interspecies …

South-east Asia

Miss Meatface's photography/performance art explores femininity and "the objectification of women in a feminist society by toying with the push and pull of dominance and submission and the act of revealing and concealing": http://hifructose.com/2017/11/22/miss-meatface-explores-womanhood-in-performance-photography/

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Sarah Yeoman (American, b. Lawrenceville, NJ, USA) - Totem, 2014  Paintings: Watercolors on Canvas

Sarah Yeoman (American, b. Lawrenceville, NJ, USA) - Totem, 2014 Paintings: Watercolors on Canvas

The police can search your email without telling you. That’s nuts.

So much of our lives today are conducted online that it’s essential that we know who has access to our information. And that’s especially true when it’s the government that’s doing the prying into our emails, texts, and Facebook updates.<p>A recent case, in which Facebook acted in the perhaps …

Surveillance

A Day for Gratitude

America could produce a Mugabe, but we don’t, thanks to the institutions and traditions formed by those who came before us.<p>Gratitude is a constant …

Robert Mugabe

I Had a Threesome with My Boyfriend and the Girl He Was Cheating on Me with

She looks at me and says, “Is it okay if I kiss your boyfriend now?” My gut is twisting, and I can’t really look, but I also have to look.<p><i>My First Time is a column and podcast series exploring sexuality, gender, and kink with the wide-eyed curiosity of a virgin. We all know your "first time" is</i> …

Relationships

What if Consciousness is Not What Drives the Human Mind?

<i>Summary: Researchers provide new insight into human consciousness, reporting we don’t consciously choose our feelings or thoughts; we simply become</i> …

Consciousness

We may finally have a map that shows how memories are made

Which Way to the Amygdala?<p>What’s a computation device that we all carry with us, that holds all of the most important information about our lives, …

The Brain

Scientists have finally found out why people love each other

It’s a universal human phenomenon, but scientists have long struggled to pin down the biological foundations of love.<p>Now, in a new study, a research …

Evolution

The 30 Best Christmas Movies Of All Time

Trim the tree, stuff the stockings, and watch one of these classics.<p>There's no more festive time of year than Christmas, which over the years has …

Christmas

How One Really Big Tank Helped Save Russia from Hitler Capturing Moscow

In the first six months of Operation Barbarossa, the brutal Nazi invasion of the Soviet Union, Panzer tanks overran hundreds of miles of Soviet …

Military History

A Comprehensive Timeline of World War I

When war broke out in 1914, there was public and political support from within almost every belligerent nation. The Germans, who faced enemies to …

Military History

10 Hilarious Thanksgiving Fails

1.It’s a miracle half of the country doesn’t perish in a grid of turkey fryer fires that merge together to create one giant death trap. America gonna …

Thanksgiving

Thinking in a foreign language makes you less superstitious, study finds

Thinking in a foreign language makes you less superstitious, studies have found.<p>The reason for this is that we learn superstitions in our mother …

Language Learning

Put Down Your Phone: Why Presence Is the Best Gift You’ll Ever Give

<b>“When you love someone, the best thing you can offer is your presence. How can you love if you are not there?” ~Thich Nhat Hanh</b><p>The only thing worse …

Thich Nhat Hanh

10 types of bad sex everyone will have sooner or later in life

<b>Sex is a wonderful, glorious and necessary component of an intimate relationship.</b><p>It makes you feel good, it makes the other person (or people) feel …

explicit

The number of young American girls turning to self-harm is skyrocketing

Suicide rates among American teens are rising, as are rates of depression and anxiety. A new study in JAMA shows the pattern is similar for self-harm, with alarmingly high rates among young girls.<p>Until 2008, the rate of self-inflicted injuries bad enough to land a young person in the emergency room …

Mental Health

Is all forgiven? The strange, troubling resurgence of Mel Gibson

The actor-director seemed unemployable after a string of antisemitic and racist outbursts. But steady work since and a new comedy vehicle suggest his time in the wilderness is up<p>The long, complicated saga known as the Never-Ending Rehabilitation of Mel Gibson unspools another chapter. Gibson is …

Movies

How soon will the 'ice apocalypse' come?

An emotive article on the ice apocalypse by Eric Holthaus describes a terrifying vision of catastrophic sea level rise this century caused by climate change and the collapse of the Antarctic ice sheet. But how likely is this – and how soon could such a future be here?<p>I’ve been gripped by the story …

Climate Change