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How controlling your gut bacteria could help you avoid a host of illnesses from diabetes to Parkinson's

Ever had a funny feeling in your stomach that tells you something is wrong? Or butterflies in your tummy when nervous? What about that bout of …

A miles-long crack has opened in Africa — and it could literally split the continent in two

A miles-long fissure has opened in Kenya's Rift Valley. The split, which first appeared in late March following weeks of heavy rain and tremors and has continued to expand since, called attention to a longer-term, larger-scale geological phenomenon that's imperceptible until it isn't: Africa is …

Abraham Maslow and the Hierarchy of Needs

Abraham Harold Maslow (1908-1970)<p>On April 1, 1908, American psychologist <b>Abraham Harold Maslow</b> was born. He is best known for creating Maslow’s …

Psychology

CRISPR Is Already Changing Our World, Here's How

Deleting heart conditions out of embryos.<p>Even if you have no idea how it works or what the letters stand for, chances are you've at least heard of …

Genetics

A different spin on superconductivity—Unusual particle interactions open up new possibilities in exotic materials

When you plug in an appliance or flip on a light switch, electricity seems to flow instantly through wires in the wall. But in fact, the electricity …

Substance that gives birds mysterious power to see Earth’s magnetic field discovered by scientists

The “sixth sense” birds use to visualise Earth’s magnetic field has been demystified, as two teams of scientists claim to have identified the source …

Do Quantum Machines Roam the Universe?

I have a confession of the likes that really only a scientist can make: Until recently I had a poor grasp of the principles of quantum computing. I …

Quantum Physics

Don't Be Scammed By Fake, Harmful Eclipse-Viewing Sunglasses. Here's a List of Legit Brands & Sources

…including where you can get some for free!<p>On August 21st the U.S. will experience a rare phenomenon, a nationwide solar eclipse. Because this …

Lowe's

400-Year-Old Physics Mystery Is Cracked

<i>Editor's Note: This story was updated at 1:30 p.m. E.T.</i><p>The mystery of tiny teardrop-shaped glass confections that can survive a hammer blow, yet …

Scientists discover how the brain's hypothalamus controls ageing – and manage to slow it down

If you are reading this and you don’t smoke, then your major risk factor for dying is probably your age. That’s because we have nearly eliminated …

Medicine

Neuroreality: The New Reality is Coming. And It's a Brain Computer Interface.

by Kristin Houser July 26, 2017 Virtuality 27602<p>The Virtual World<p>With the release of the Oculus Rift in March 2016, the age of virtual reality (VR) …

Virtual Reality

Half of your body may have formed from a galaxy far, far away

"We are all made of stars" used to sing Moby in 2002 and though science has known it for a while, a new study went as far as to claim half of the …

Universe

Frozen in Time: Swiss Couple Just One of Many Findings Revealed by Melting Ice

Two frozen bodies uncovered in the Swiss Alps this week are only the latest secret shrinking glaciers around the world have given up.<p>Ice has entombed — and then returned — numerous objects over the years, ranging in size from dormant bacteria to warplane wreckage.<p>The items are often perfectly …

U.S. Army

Scientists Have Reversed Brain Damage in a 2-Year-Old Girl Who Drowned in a Swimming Pool

She was in the water for 15 minutes.<p>Researchers in the US have reported what they believe is a first-of-its-kind reversal of brain damage, after …

Don Jr. Russia emails trap Trump and his whole circus. They have no good choices.

As the lies unravel, mainstream Republicans and conservative intellectuals are loath to admit how badly they’ve soiled themselves.<p>By releasing a damning email exchange from last year revealing his own eagerness to take help from the Russian government to elect his father, Donald Trump Jr. has …

Trump insists he is busy working. His schedule says otherwise.

President Donald Trump — an avid viewer of cable news — insisted Wednesday morning that he is not watching television. He is too busy being president to worry about the evolving Russia scandal, which has now enveloped his son. Clearly, that is not true. Here is what Trump posted on Twitter, …

Donald Trump

Trump Jr. Learned Everything From His Dad, and It Shows

It was not a hard call. When someone says the Russian government wants to give you secret intelligence on your opponent in a presidential campaign, …

Donald Trump

Rightwing media struggles to defend Trump Jr's meeting with Russia lawyer

Younger Trump’s decision to publish own emails undermines Breitbart story as Infowars warns Trump Jr was ‘set up by the deep state’<p>Donald Trump Jr created a lot of work for his lawyers on Tuesday when he decided to release a string of emails which could incriminate himself, his brother-in-law and …

Here’s What’s So Damning About Donald Trump Jr.’s Emails

On Tuesday, after a series of increasingly detailed <i>New York Times</i> stories describing a previously undisclosed meeting between Donald Trump Jr., Jared …

Donald Trump

Donald Trump Jr. is an idiot

We see one truly solid takeaway from the story of the day: Donald Trump Jr. is an idiot.<p>In the heat of your father’s presidential campaign, a bozo …

Donald Trump

Trump's Campaign Succeeded by Breaking All the Rules—and It’s Catching Up to Him Now

Recalling his victory over Hillary Clinton has been the president’s only solace for months, but his personnel and management decisions now threaten to topple his presidency.<p>Donald Trump’s campaign for president seemed to vacillate between, to borrow Hunter S. Thompson’s dichotomy, being too weird …

Why Donald Trump's Russia Denials Can No Longer Be Believed

His son’s attempt to get dirt on Hillary Clinton shows the president to be either deeply clueless about his own campaign, or a shameless liar.<p>The most important question that Donald Trump was ever asked in a press conference is suddenly easy to identify: “Can you say whether you are aware that …

Tucker Carlson interview goes sideways when guest accuses him of defending Putin

The Fox News personality Tucker Carlson got into a heated debate with the news analyst and retired US Army Lt. Col. Ralph Peters on Tuesday after Peters suggested Carlson was sympathetic to 1930s Nazi Germany.<p>While discussing Russian President Vladimir Putin's veiled campaign against ISIS, which …

Astronomers Just Discovered The Smallest Star Ever Known to Science

Twinkle twinkle Saturn-sized star.<p>Scientists have reported the discovery of the smallest star ever found, detecting a star only slightly larger than …

Universe