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Suicide Bomber May Have Caused Explosion In Somali Jet

The explosion was not enough to destroy the airplane — but it reportedly sent the alleged bomber plunging toward the earth.<p>The explosion that forced a passenger jet to make an emergency landing in Somalia earlier this week may have been caused by a suicide bomber, sources familiar with the …

Make your stress work for you

From wrecking your workouts to sabotaging your sleep, stress can wreak havoc on your life. But it can also be energizing, motivating and life changing — if you embrace it. That's the theory behind a new book called "The Upside of Stress: Why Stress Is Good for You and How to Get Good At It," by …

Crowdfunded NEEO Smart Remote Wants To Control All Your Devices

Finally, a remote that might actually be "universal"<p>The remote control has been a crucial part of most of our living rooms for decades. Yet as our home entertainment and automation devices have multiplied, we've been besieged by a diverse abundance of remotes. (I have a basket in my living room to …

Blind Cavefish Navigates With Mouth Suction

"Oop, Oop, Oop." "What are you doing, cavefish?" "Trying not to run into you."<p>Mexican tetras, or blind cavefish, have a unique way of navigating through their environment, not seen in other animals: They use their mouths to create waves of suction, which are then reflected onto their skin, helping …

Fish

5 Incredibly Effective Ways to Work Smarter, Not Harder

Small changes. Big results.<p>Regular readers know I definitely believe in the power of hard work. As Jimmy Spithill, skipper of Team Oracle USA, says, "Rarely have I seen a situation where doing less than the other guy is a good strategy."<p>But we can all work smarter, too. And clearly we all want to, …

Time Management

ADHD Affects 11 Percent of U.S. Kids, CDC Reports

New research by the Centers for Disease Control and prevention reports that attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) affects 11 percent of American children, spiking a staggering 43 percent since 2003 and growing by 2 million children since 2007. Researchers, far from being alarmed, are …

Belting out a tune 'helps those struggling to breathe'

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/health/1034000/1034289_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1534459016_cafcf2d258db4b4d73c0e5eed7c33bb7<p><b>Around the world an estimated 64 million people are struggling to breathe on a daily basis. But could a simple sing-song bring the relief they are</b> …

World Health Organization

Something Cool: Photos Of Huge Snow Sculptures In China

The 26th Harbin International Snow Sculpture Art Expo is in full swing in China. Known as the largest festival of its kind the world, it's always pretty spectacular.<p>We thought we'd round up some pictures to give you a sense of the wonder: