Abhishek Mukherji

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China is blocking the world’s hottest video game because it lacks “core socialist values”

China’s media regulators on Friday (Oct. 27) took aim at <i>PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds</i> (PUBG), a smash-hit survival game that has sold over 13 million copies since its release in March. The video-game office of the official China Audio-Video Copyright Association published a notice (link in Chinese) …

Could zapping your brain with electricity make you smarter?

<b>The technology</b><p>What if I told you that you could hook up electrodes to your brain, send a current into your skull and make yourself smarter? …

Biologists beat back death in fruit flies. Humans next?

Researchers at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) have figured out a way to extend the life of female fruit flies by 20 percent by …

So What's Actually Better for You—Tea or Coffee?

As I write this, I have a cup of black coffee sitting next to me. I love coffee. So much. Drinking a particularly good cup in the a.m. sets my mood …

Weight Loss

Bacterium promotes colorectal tumor growth

Recent research finds a bacterium that drives tumor growth in colorectal cancer, which is the second leading cause of cancer-related death.<p>The human …

Cancer