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After Syria strikes, US and Russia spiral into confrontation

WASHINGTON (AP) — After President Donald Trump's election victory, the United States and Russia appeared headed toward their smoothest ties in decades. Not anymore.<p>The former Cold War adversaries are once again spiraling into confrontation, punctuated by a U.S. attack on a military base controlled …

Russia

Scientists Have Created an Artificial Organ That Can Pump Out Cancer-Fighting T-Cells

Meet the bionic thymus.<p>Scientists have developed an artificial thymus, an organ crucial to the human immune system, that could produce special …

Uber wants to make flying cars cheaper than owning a regular one

Could flying around in an aircraft one day be cheaper than owning your own car? Uber thinks so.<p>The ride-sharing giant says it hopes for Uber Elevate, …

The Syrian Girl Who Tweeted Aleppo's Downfall Welcomed Trump’s Air Strike

Bana Alabed, the young Syrian girl who chronicled the horrors of the assault on Aleppo on her Twitter feed, has voiced her support for President …

Middle East

Accounts of girl raised by monkeys in India questioned

<i>Editor’s note: New information has been reported since publication of this story that raise significant doubts about the veracity of the initial accounts on which it was based. The story relied on reports by the Associated Press and the New Indian Express quoting local officials who came upon her,</i> …

Monkeys

43 pallet ideas that you can directly copy

Throughout the world—and particularly Hong Kong—there is a growing awareness of the environment and the need to protect it for future generations. …

1 million people are now connecting to Facebook without leaving a digital trail

In a Facebook note, software engineer Alec Muffett said the number of Facebook over Tor users over an average 30-day period has about doubled in less than a year, now hitting 1 million.<p>"This growth is a reflection of the choices that people make to use Facebook over Tor, and the value that it …

Privacy

Swallowing this smart nano pill could stop us from making diet mistakes

It's not always talked about in polite company, but your body produces a lot of gases scientists know little about.<p>A new smart pill, designed at …

6 futuristic cars powered entirely by the sun

<i>By Cat DiStasio</i><p>Innovators around the world are obsessed with harnessing the power of the sun. Solar energy has been used to power lamps that light up the night, to run desalinators that create clean drinking water, and to offset fossil fuels on utility grids. But what about solar cars? The world …

careous.net

5 Useful Android Apps for this Week

5 Useful Android Apps for this Week1. Fax Plus<b>App info:</b> Fax sending is now made easy and absolutely secure with Fax Plus, with very competitive rates …

25 Habits That Will Make You Smarter

Want to expand your mind? A little bit of effort every day goes a long way.<p>In the Quora thread, “What would you do to be a little smarter every …

Stack Overflow

Don’t embarrass yourself: This infographic breaks down obscene hand gestures from around the world

IF YOU’VE TRAVELED LONG ENOUGH, you’ve probably done this yourself: you’ve given someone a thumb’s up, or an “A-OK” sign, or even a “peace” V, and …

Scientists are working on new technology that could beam unlimited energy to Earth from space

Luckily for the Earth, the world's supply of fossil fuels is limited. And for the past several decades, researchers have been looking for renewable energy resources to provide power to everyone without poisoning the Earth with atmospheric carbon dioxide from the burning of fossil fuels like oil and …

Clean Energy

Could a simple supplement halt Alzheimer’s disease?

Alzheimer's patients who took resveratol twice-a-day for a year were found to have fewer dementia biomarkers in their blood and scored better on cognitive tests<p>A cheap supplement may halt the progression of Alzheimer’s disease after a trial suggested that dementia sufferers stopped deteriorating …

TIBETAN / HIMALAYAN BOWLS: Using sound healing to heal cancer

“If we accept that sound is vibration and we know that vibration touches every part of our physical being, then we understand that sound is heard not …

Can Crystal Therapy Make You Thinner?

Rock star Azalea Lee explains it all.<p>Crystal meth is a bad idea.<p>Crystal therapy? The jury's still out on that one, but Azalea Lee wants you to give it a go.<p>The gem expert and certified stone healer just opened Place 8 Healing, an appointment-only "crystal sanctuary" that Lee calls "a space for …

Spirituality

What Really Happens to Your Body When You Go Gluten-Free

<b>Eliminating meat</b> and dairy are not the only popular dietary trends these days. <b>Gluten</b>, a protein found in wheat, rye, and barley, causes an immune …

Gluten-Free

12 Books About Extraterrestrials That Will Blow Your Mind

Wake up, sheeple.

Paranormal

Google Map Maker reopens in 45 more countries including the US

Google Map Maker, the tool which allows anyone around the world to contribute information to Google’s worldwide map, has re-opened in 45 countries after going live again in 6 countries two weeks ago. The product was temporarily shut down in May after it was discovered that some nefarious edits to …

6 Surprising Foods Vegetarians Cannot Eat

<i>By: Lee Breslouer</i><p><i>Credit: Jennifer Bui/Kristin Hunt/Thrillist</i><p>Before a vegetarian can eat anything, it's critical that they look at the ingredients to make sure it doesn't contain any meat or fish. Equally critical is letting everyone around them know that they're vegetarian and that, unlike most …

Food

11 National Parks That Are America's Best Kept Secrets

You'll want to go to there.<p>Channel Island National Park consists of five islands off the coast of southern California. The islands are so isolated that they house over 150 unique species of plants and animals that are not found anywhere else in the world.<p>Voyageurs National Park boasts beautiful …

9 chemicals to avoid feeding your kids

Your children might love sandwiches, hot dogs, and the occasional sweet treat, but many of the foods they’re eating contain chemicals that can affect their health, development and behavior. What’s more, most of these chemicals have been banned in other countries for years while the U.S. lags behind.<p>…

Health Care Industry

Crater Lake

Biking The Oak Leaf and Beerline Trail in Milwaukee

Crossing the Milwaukee River near Brady Street on the Beerline Trail<b></b><b><br>The Oak Leaf Trail is Milwaukee County's network of paved multi-use trails. It is</b> …

13 Ways Beauty Bloggers Use Baking Soda in Their Beauty Routine

One of the most awesome trends to take over the beauty world is the push for more natural beauty products. Vloggers talk about it, bloggers talk about it and we’re definitely into it too. After all, many of us are totally obsessed with keeping our skin glowing and fresh, so why not keep it healthy …

Skin Care