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Would you take a new £1,300 DNA test that could save your life?

On a wet Wednesday morning I’m reading a glossy, A3-sized health report that promises to unpack the secrets of my DNA. It informs me that I’m twice as likely to get heart disease as the average person. How cheery: I’m in my mid-30s and have so far had a reasonably clean bill of health, so seeing …

Molecular Biology

Top 10 Drones for 2017: The Beginner’s List

Changing Planet<p><i>The latest in the Drones and Small Unmanned Aerial Systems Special Series, in which Kike profiles interesting information, research and thoughts on using drones, UAVs and remotely piloted vehicles for journalism and photography.</i><p>On the market for a great first drone? This ultimate …

Drones

The 50 Free Apps We're Most Thankful For

It’s the time of year where we all give thanks, and among many other things, we here at Lifehacker are thankful for all the free apps out there that …

Apps

14 perfectly-timed pictures of animals doing hysterical things

Sometimes, these moments are collected on camera and, even more rarely, by a single snapshot.<p>Each year, the Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards is flooded with these snapshots of nature supplying some accidental humor at its own expense — this year there were over 2,200 entries.<p>The panel of judges …

Tube map for A-level maths aims to drive smart thinking

All aboard the Number line!<p>Mathematics is the most popular A-level in the UK. But it’s not turning out the right kind of mathematician.<p>“There is a frustration in maths faculties that students are arriving with top marks and yet they can’t bring together different ideas. They are so very fluent but …

Mathematics

There’s Apparently a Humongous Lake Hiding Under Uturuncu Volcano

What lies underneath volcanos continues to surprise us. A few weeks back, scientists announced that beneath Washington’s active Mt. St. Helens is… …

Earth Science

A Visual Tour Through Colombia’s Ancient Lost City

It’s 650 years older than Machu Picchu.<p>In the early 1970s, a group of looters searching for Pre-Columbian artifacts in the jungles of Colombia’s …

Brain scans could help predict response to psychotherapy for anxiety and depression

Brain imaging scans may one day provide useful information on the response to psychotherapy in patients with depression or anxiety, according to a …

3tags.org

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Creativity

Yuri Kozyrev in Iraq, 2002-2016: Witnessing the U.S. Invasion, the Rise of the Insurgency and the Fight Against ISIS

An Iraqi woman walks on a road south of Baghdad, Dec. 20, 2002, prior to the U.S. invasion in March 2003.<br>Yuri Kozyrev—Noor for TIME<p>1 of …

Russia to reveal location of US military satellites in free space database – report

Russia’s own data on near-Earth objects – including military satellites not covered by the open catalog of the North-American warning system NORAD – …

12 Lessons You Either Learn or Regret It Forever | Inc.com

Sticking your neck out and taking charge of your career is no trivial matter. Whether that's switching careers, going back to school, or walking away from a j-o-b to start your own business, it takes a lot of guts.<p>But guts will only get you so far. Once you build up the nerve and make the leap, …

Self-improvement