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3-billion-mile trek: How New Horizons data packs reach Earth

The Pluto flyby on Tuesday marked the culmination of a nearly 10-year journey to the unexplored dwarf planet. Now, the New Horizons team of scientists is playing the waiting game as the spacecraft sends back the expansive data sets it has collected.<p>The wait is expected to last about 16 months. The …

Solar System

Could Dragons Have Existed If Evolution Had Taken A Different Turn?

A reptile expert examines the evidence.<p>It would have taken quite a few turns for natural selection to have produced dragons, but if you're willing to stretch a bit, most classic dragon characteristics do exist in other species. They just don't come packaged in one animal.<p>First up on the dragon …

New Research Associates Social Anxiety With High IQ, Empathic Abilities, And Intelligence

Of all the psychological disorders, anxiety is the most common in the United States. About 18% of the population, or 40 million adults, suffer the …

Psychology

Life on Mars: when will humans live on the Red Planet?

Fifty years after the first close-up images of Mars, Rosa Silverman speaks to the science writer who believes there will be life on Mars before the 21st century ends<p>The human race was able to view the furthest reaches of the solar system in high-definition glory this week, as Nasa’s New Horizons …

How to Build Mental Toughness

Shares 364<p>IF you are building a home business, you will absolutely need to learn how to build mental toughness, this will help.<p>Let these quotes and …

Self-improvement

10 Drug-Free Alternative Treatments for Depression

With standard doses of the most commonly used class of antidepressants (SSRIs) only 30 percent of people with severe depression achieve remission …

Weird 'Buckyballs' May Be at Root of Milky Way Mystery

Soccer-ball-shaped carbon molecules known as buckyballs may be the cause of mysterious bands seen in light across the Milky Way that have puzzled …

Around The Universe: Ariane 5 Launch, New Horizons Reaches Pluto, And Jupiter Has A Twin

Taking a look back at the past seven days of breathtaking discoveries and images being gathered from space, this week’s Around The Universe features stories on the Earth, the space station, Ceres, Pluto and beyond.<p>Around The Universe is here to highlight a few of the coolest images, discoveries, …

Astronomy

How to Lose Your Belly Fat and Double Chin by Eating Low GI Foods

I struggled for years to get rid of my fat belly and double chin. This is my story...<p>I lost my double chin and big fat beer belly after a near 6-year …