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This theory explains how each “Harry Potter” character REALLY ended up in their houses

Gryffindor. Slytherin. Ravenclaw. Hufflepuff. Have you ever wondered which Hogwarts house <i>you</i> would be sorted into? Each has its own set of …

Led Zeppelin loses fight for legal fees in 'Stairway' case

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Led Zeppelin may have won the copyright war over its creation of "Stairway to Heaven," but it lost its battle Monday to recoup nearly $800,000 in defense fees.<p>Judge R. Gary Klausner ruled that the band's songwriters, record label and associated companies were not entitled to …

7 Weight-Loss Snacks That Will Actually Keep You Full Until Your Next Meal

Reach for one of these snacks if you can’t wait until dinner<p>Let’s be real: If your stomach is growling and mealtime is more than an hour away, a handful of baby carrots isn’t going to cut it.<p>And not only because they’re pretty much devoid of satiating protein and fat. Sometimes, you just aren’t …

Mark Shenton: Will Harry Potter replicate 'the Hamilton effect'?

Let’s call it the Hamilton effect: one show that comes to dominate the theatrical landscape as if there is no other show in town, at least from a …

Why Do We Feel Stiff in the Morning? Blame Biological Clocks

Your biological clock doesn’t just control when you fall asleep. It may also regulate inflammation in the body. New research on the cells from the …

Suicide Squad: Marvel boss comments on negative reviews

Before the release of <i>Suicide Squad</i>, David Ayer decided to heat up the old rivalry between DC and Marvel, saying at the film’s premiere ‘f*ck …

Paradise in peril: Maldives devastated by coral bleaching

With its colourful coral gardens and abundant marine life, the Maldives has a deserved reputation as one of the world’s best diving destinations. However, that reputation could be under threat as nearly two thirds of the archipelago’s coral reefs are reported to have been bleached.<p>Bleaching turns …

NASA publishes a thousand photos of Mars

NASA releasing high-res photos of the Martian surface is nothing unusual: the Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter's HiRise camera has been capturing the planet on cam since 2005. This latest image dump, however, is particularly <i>huge:</i> it consists of over a thousand images that can familiarize you with the …

Google will power Stanford's genomics service

Stanford aims to make genetic testing a normal part of patient care, and it's teaming up with Google to make that happen. The university's School of Medicine will launch Clinical Genomics Service this fall, which is powered by Google Genomics that stores DNA data in the cloud. DNA sequencing is …

'Sleep switch' in brain discovered by Oxford in breakthrough which could lead to better sleeping pills

A pill to help insomniacs drop off instantly could be developed after scientists discovered the brain switch which triggers sleep.<p>Dubbed ‘Sandman’ the switch is triggered by falling levels of the chemical dopamine which is known to keep people awake.<p>Scientists at Oxford University have been trying …

Could gene editing eliminate the herpes virus?

Annoying cold sores and fever blisters are often what come to mind when people think of the herpes virus. But far worse are blindness, birth defects and cancer which have also been linked to a very common form of a virus that up to 90 percent of Americans have been exposed to.<p>Herpes simplex virus …

11 Perfect Beach Reads

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