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How To Invest With Just $5

Imagine that you have never invested before in the stock market. How much money do you need to start investing?<p>$100? $1,000? More?<p>If you ask Brandon Krieg, co-founder and CEO of Stash, he’ll tell you definitively that it’s $5.<p>Yes, $5.<p>More on that in a minute.<p><b>What Is Stash?</b><p>Stash is a new type of …

9 Subtle Ways Psychopaths Communicate Differently, According to Science

A single conversation could be all you need to spot a psychopath.<p>For years, scientists have known that psychopaths' brains are different from normal ones. Brain scans show reduced activity in areas that regulate impulses, emotions, aggression, and morality.<p>But since you probably don't have brain …

Evidence of Unknown Human Species Found in DNA of Melanesians

Scientists found traces of a previously unknown, long-extinct human species hidden in the DNA of today’s Melanesians. Melanesia is an area in the …

Evolution

You Can "Feel" Virtual Objects Using Microsoft's New Tech

Feeling Virtual<p>While virtual reality has given us whole new worlds to explore, it hasn’t really fulfilled its promise to fully immerse us within …

A new dinosaur species has been discovered in Australia

Thunder down under<p>Paleontologists have discovered a new species of dinosaur in Australia. The wide-hipped, long-necked, four-legged plant-eater was about half the length of a basketball court, and its shoulders stood as high as the hoop. Dinosaur fossils in Australia are exceedingly rare, and this …

Dinosaurs

Checking, Savings and Credit Cards for Your Kids: When Do You Start?

Suzanne Sorel and her husband, Leo, have spent several years teaching their 17-year-old son Walter about the value of money. The New York City-based …

Personal Finance

Another layer of gene control? Scientists discover distant DNA working together to affect disease risk

New research suggests the 3-D structure DNA forms as it crams into cells may provide an additional layer of gene control.

Case Western Reserve University

WHY IT MATTERS: Issues at stake in election

WASHINGTON (AP) — A selection of issues at stake in the presidential election and their impact on Americans, in brief:<p>IMMIGRATION<p>The future of millions of people living in the U.S. illegally could well be shaped by the presidential election. The stakes are high, too, for those who employ them, help …

A dying cell's last act | Cosmos

<b>When immune cells get sick</b>, they will often self-destruct to protect the rest of the body from harm. New research suggests that before pulling the …

La Trobe University

Hundreds Of Black Holes May Nestle Together In Our Galaxy

A spectacle previously thought impossible<p>Astronomers may have detected a cluster of stars that is home to hundreds of black holes, a phenomenon that was previously thought impossible.<p>The globular cluster known as NGC 6101 is located about 47,600 light years from Earth and orbits the center of the …

Researchers calculated the exact financial benefits of exercise — it could save you thousands of dollars a year

Could you use a few hundred dollars? How about $2,500?<p>Then you might want to get moving.<p>Exercise is basically a wonder drug, something that researchers have described as a true "polypill," the sort of substance that can somehow treat an incredibly broad range of medical conditions, from heart …

Exercise