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Oiselle Revolutionizes Women’s Running Apparel

The first item I wore from Oiselle, a brand founded by women, for women, was a sports bra. Three sports bras, actually—I overhauled my underwear …

Clothing

Rick Perry Gets Schooled On Climate Change

"Skepticism that fails to account for evidence is no virtue," the American Meteorological Society wrote in a letter Wednesday.<p>WASHINGTON — A meteorological research group gave Energy Secretary Rick Perry a free lesson about the well-established scientific findings on climate change, just two days …

Climate

Scientists rescue ice from melting Bolivian glacier – before it disappears

Samples from Illimani mountain will be taken to Antarctica for preservation Researchers say global warming is rapidly melting the glaciers of the Andes<p>A team of international scientists are transporting samples of ice from a melting glacier in Bolivia to Antarctica, for study and preservation …

Global Warming

Climate change forces polar bears to change diet

While climate change is drastically impacting polar bears' habitats by shrinking the Arctic ice they call home, Scientific American reports some of …

Bears

Watermelon Cucumber Salad with Feta and Lemon Dressing

Summer is all about the watermelon right? I love watermelon everything from those giant bowlfuls of fresh chilled watermelon slices, to Watermelon …

Watermelon

How NASA recreates the wonders of space on Earth - CNN Style

Space

Why You Must Learn to Work With Difficult People

Welcome back to <b>Mid-Week Meditations</b>, Lifehacker’s weekly dip into the pool of stoic wisdom, and how you can use its waters to reflect on and improve …

Philly commits to 100 percent renewable energy by 2035

The City of Philadelphia is doubling down after the White House’s decision to reject the Paris climate accord<p>Weeks after Mayor Jim Kenney joined hundreds of other mayors across the country denouncing the White House’s move to reject the Paris climate accord, Philadelphia announced today that it has …

Elon Musk releases details of plan to colonise Mars – here's what a planetary expert thinks

Elon Musk, the founder of SpaceX and Tesla, has released new details of his vision to colonise parts of the solar system, including Mars, Jupiter’s …

This disturbing map reveals how climate change is already affecting your health, based on the state you live in

Climate change is already beginning to wreak havoc upon the planet. In the short term, we're facing more winter storms, miserably hot summers, and a longer allergy season. In the long term, entire coastlines will likely disappear, threatening communities and wildlife.<p>On a more local level, experts …

Climate Change

Next stop: A trip inside the Sun's atmosphere

Every so often the sun emits an explosive burst of charged particles that makes its way to Earth and often wreaks havoc on power grids, aircraft and …

Researchers Find Drug Combo Works Against Multidrug-Resistant Bacteria

Antibiotic-resistant bacteria are a growing problem all over the world. Part of the problem is that over-prescription of antibiotics has caused the …

The small Scottish isle leading the world in electricity

Some 1.3 billion people lack regular access to electricity. With its reliable independent grid powered by wind, water and solar, a remote Scottish island could hold the key to a solution.<p>The Scottish island of Eigg has a precarious connection to the outside world – which I experienced first-hand …

Renewable Energy

What Happens During a Heart Attack and How It's Treated

Heart attacks are scary to think about, but arming yourself with a little knowledge can bring comfort and preparedness. Here’s what actually happens …

Medicine

'I gave birth two weeks after a heart attack'

<b>Hundreds of women have been affected by a rare, under-diagnosed condition that causes heart attacks in otherwise young, healthy people. Here, two of them discuss their experiences.</b><p><b>Nicki Owen gave birth two weeks after suffering a heart attack.</b><p>She began having severe chest pains while she was 29 …

Biomedicine

Gene Therapy: A Breakthrough for Sickle Cell Anemia?

WEDNESDAY, March 1, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Researchers are reporting early success using gene therapy to treat, or even potentially cure, sickle …

Genetic Engineering

Salmon Summer Rolls Recipe

<i>Salmon summer rolls are a simple and stunning upgrade to classic Vietnamese summer rolls with shrimp and pork. So go on, swap out some more</i> …

Seafood

Why schools should not teach general critical-thinking skills

Being an air-traffic controller is not easy. At the heart of the job is a cognitive ability called ‘situational awareness’ that involves ‘the …

Critical Thinking

5 Absurd Myths About Critical Thinking

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Critical Thinking

New era of 'cut and paste' humans close as man injected with genetically-edited blood

A world where DNA can be rewritten to fix deadly diseases has moved a step closer after scientists announced they had genetically-edited the cells of a human for the first time using a groundbreaking technique.<p>A man in China was injected with modified immune cells which had been engineered to fight …

Genetics

Advances in DNA science can pry open Pandora's box of family secrets

Janet Keall's 20-year search for a biological family member ended with the discovery of a half-brother.<p>Or perhaps, that's when it really began.<p>"I …

5 Top Theories About What Causes Autism

For years, scientists have researched possible causes of autism. Whether your child has autism or you're simply interested on the subject, knowing …

The author of a book called 'Am I My Genes?' says anyone who tries a personal genetics test should know these 5 things first

Today it seems easy. First, sign up with a personal genetics company like AncestryDNA, 23andMe, or any of the more than a dozen American companies that currently offer the service. Then the procedure is pretty standard: Spit in a plastic tube, pop it in the mail, and wait for your results.<p>But how …

Do Your Family Members Have a Right to Your Genetic Code? - MIT Technology Review

In August 2015, Samantha Schilit went to her primary care doctor to get a blood draw. A PhD candidate at Harvard specializing in human genetics, she …

Genetics

Who Are You? MyHeritage Launches DNA Testing Kit To Reveal Your Ethnic Roots

“Who are you?” British rock band The Who asked in one of their hit songs of the late 1970s. It’s a question that’s been asked since the beginning of …

Genealogy

List of 10 amazing Biotech Breakthroughs in 2016

It’s hard to imagine how things could possibly get better for life sciences cluster, save for an extended spell of money falling from the sky.Things …

Genealogists & Genealogy Research Services

Put your family history in our hands.<p>Your ancestors’ stories are a fascinating part of your story. Hire our team of genealogists to discover them for …

Genealogy

I've taken AncestryDNA and 23andMe genetics tests — here's what I tell people when they ask me which one is best

I've sent my spit off for more genetics tests than I can count.<p>Each one I've tried so far has offered a different experience, a different approach to how they present the data, or what information they provide — whether it's my great-grand relative or how much Neanderthal DNA I have.<p>Every so often …

Genealogy