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Cancer: Novel cell death technique may be better than chemo

Chemotherapy, radiotherapy, and immunotherapy are typically used to treat cancer, but they do not work for all patients with the disease. In a new …

Scientists Figured Out How to Recreate the Psychedelic in Shrooms

Now if they could find out how to mass produce it, psilocybin could be a powerful way to treat addiction.<p>Thanks to a recent revival in research on psychedelics, it's become increasingly clear psilocybin, the active ingredient in magic mushrooms, is good for far more than tripping face. Research …

Three ideas about time that will bend your mind - Science News - ABC News

According to some of the latest physics, time isn't exactly what we think it is. In fact, it may not even exist at all!<p>When our best scientific …

The Housing Market Is About to Crash Again, Cautions a Top Forecaster

Even though the Federal Reserve has been telegraphing a September start date for the unwinding of its massive $4.5 trillion balance sheet, one …

The US dollar is in its worst losing streak in 14 years

The bad news just keeps piling on for the dollar.<p>The US dollar index has fallen every month since February. This is its longest losing streak in 14 years. At some point, a correction is to be expected, especially given that the economy seems to be humming along nicely. This week, data showed US GDP …

Stephen Hawking mission to find alien civilisation detects radio signals coming from dwarf galaxy

Astronomers hunting for signs of intelligent alien life in the universe have recorded 15 mysterious radio signals coming from a dwarf galaxy three billion light years away.<p>The team is part of the Breakthrough Listen project, set up by Professor Stephen Hawking and Russian billionaire Yuri Milner, …

The race to the bezel-less bottom is on

You probably haven't heard of the phone you see above. It's called the Doogee Mix. As you’ll have noticed, it’s in line with the biggest trend in phone design for 2017 — that of slimming down the bezels around the screen as much as possible.<p>Ever since this phone's namesake, the Xiaomi Mi Mix, broke …

U.S. talks tough on trade deficit as NAFTA discussions begin

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States drew a hard line for renegotiating the North American Free Trade Agreement on Wednesday, demanding major concessions aimed at slashing trade deficits with Mexico and Canada and boosting U.S. content for autos.<p>United States Trade Representative Robert …

Articles about charming weekend cottage renovation marin on Dwell.com - Dwell

A Bay Area landscape designer works her yard like a jigsaw puzzle, packing a bevy of distinctive destinations into a steep and...<p>A sagging ranch house is reborn as a spacious cabin with a soaring roof in Harbert, Michigan.<p>Niche modern crystal entryway lights to refresh a dated but charming family …

Articles about inside job on Dwell.com - Dwell

Designing an innovative house is a rite of passage for many young architects.<p>A new build from HMH Architecture + Interiors blurs the lines between outside and in. For an active young family of four, the...<p>We mean it—we really want to know what you think of Dwell.<p>Today at Dwell, as we fire up our …

Articles about timber-design-oak-pro on Dwell.com - Dwell

We celebrate the architecture firms that have led the way in Dwell's online community.<p>A lot of speculations and thoughts fill your mind as you plan to design your new home.<p>Completely renovated with modern amenities, a 1960s midcentury in East Hampton hits the market.<p>It's coming up Swiss at this …

Tesla Model S P100D, electric car as fuel station, hybrid Firebird via Prius V: Today's Car News

A possible new Tesla battery, the world's only hybrid Pontiac Firebird, and plug-in electric car sales in Canada. All this and more today on Green …

Electric Vehicles

Articles about 6 open plan makeovers on Dwell.com - Dwell

It's been said more than once since the recession began that a down economy breeds creativity, born from heightened...<p>French designer Benoit Challand designs a cubicle-based font that dares you to rearrange the office.<p>Although she probably hasn’t told you, we’re pretty sure she has plenty of …

A Meditation for Beginners with Deepak Chopra

This simple practice from Sonima.com will introduce you to fundamental meditation techniques such as observing the breath and self-regulation.Take a …

5 Kinds of Kitchen Trash Your Garden Will Love

The next time you're baking or making a cup of coffee, don't throw away the scraps. They may just be useful food for your garden.<p>The health benefits …

Gardening

Single By Choice: Why Fewer American Women Are Married Than Ever Before

Marriage is losing ground in America. According to the U.S. Census, the proportion of married adults dropped from 57 percent in 2000 to 52 percent in 2009. For the first time ever, single adult women outnumber married adult women in the U.S.<p>Rebecca Traister says the declining marriage rates among …

Women's News

United States delivers first payment to global climate fund

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States has paid $500 million into the United Nations’ Green Climate Fund, the first tranche of the $3 billion it pledged as part of the commitments it made in the December Paris Climate Agreement, the State Department confirmed Monday.<p>Badwater, in Death Valley …

How to See the Total Solar Eclipse, No Matter Where You Are

Starstruck<p>Skywatchers around the world can see a supermoon eclipsing the sun via live feed.<p>Starstruck<p>Lucky skywatchers in Southeast Asia get a rare front-row seat to a total eclipse on March 8 and 9, and Pacific islanders will see a still-dazzling partial eclipse. But the rest of the world doesn’t …

Solar Eclipse

How to Upgrade Your Outlets for USB Charging

When you have more than one or two gadgets, the outlets near that kitchen counter can get very cluttered. If you want to clean things up, you can …

Stopping Zika: The GMO mosquito that kills his own offspring

<b>(CNN) —</b> OX513A may soon be a household name in the fight against Zika in Florida.<p>No, he's not a new member of the Star Wars cast. OX513A is a male Aedes aegypti mosquito, genetically engineered to pass along a lethal gene to wild females that makes the females' offspring die. He's the product of …

Public Health

SkyPower goes global in solar energy rebound

In 2009, things could not have looked worse for Toronto-based renewable-energy developer SkyPower Corp. A year earlier, its majority owner, U.S. investment bank Lehman Bros., had collapsed, triggering the global financial crisis. Lehman's failure kicked the legs out from under SkyPower, which went …

Google Docs just made it a lot easier to view your documents on most e-readers

A small but potentially useful update for budding authors using Google Docs: you can now export your musing as .epub files – one of the most popular open formats for ebooks.<p>The main advantage with Epub over PDFs or other document formats is its ability to quickly and automatically adjust text for …

Steamy new sex trend sees women pay £147 for strangers to rub their VAGINAS

An unusual new trend has seen increasing numbers of women paying a stranger to touch their private parts.<p>In the hope of improving their sex lives and …

TED Talks

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Trying to find just the right tree or bush to plant in the shady areas of your yard may seem like a challenge, but many selections are available to choose from, depending on your needs. Ranging from flowering bushes to fruiting trees, shade-loving plants come in a variety of styles and …

The Arts

NBC TODAY Show: Florida Scuba Diver Survives Being Sucked Into Nuclear Plant

Christopher Le Cun said he didn't know he was scuba diving near a pipe from the St. Lucie Nuclear Power Plant in Florida that pulled in around …

Dhammakaya saga threatens to deepen feud in Thai Buddhism

BANGKOK: Dhammakaya, the world’s fastest growing group within Buddhism, has more than 4,000 monks and claims to have millions of followers in …

Turning Windows into Solar Panels

National Labs are taking a fresh approach to solar power by harnessing the power of quantum dots.

Gravity-defying cliffside bar would overlook Mexico's second highest waterfall

The heights alone will make you dizzy at this bar. Mexico-based Tall Arquitectos has released a design concept for Copper Canyon Cocktail Bar that …