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Story about married couple discovering they were twins during IVF appears to be fake

A viral story about a married couple who struggled to conceive only to discover they were twins when they went through IVF appears to be a hoax.<p>The story, originally from a suspected fake news website called the Mississippi Herald, claims the unnamed couple underwent the treatment to help them have …

Artificial sweetener reveals how much pee is in the average pool

Approximately 20 gallons. That’s how much human urine courses through your average swimming pool, according to a chemical analysis published …

Artificial Sweeteners

Most scientists 'can't replicate studies by their peers'

<b>Science is facing a "reproducibility crisis" where more than two-thirds of researchers have tried and failed to reproduce another scientist's experiments, research suggests.</b><p>This is frustrating clinicians and drug developers who want solid foundations of pre-clinical research to build upon.<p>From his …

University of Cambridge

A Scientific Method For Building Good Habits and Making Them Stick

Good habits take time to stick. You will feel amazing if every time you put your mind to something, you got it done in a specific and realistic time. …

A 12-Week Fat Loss Plan: Phase One

You’ve spent hundreds of dollars on programs, books, and workout videos. <b>You’ve stuck to plans for 2-90 days, only to burn out and resort to old ways</b>. …

Vegetables

All Successful Startups Begin With This Checklist—an Expert Explains Why

<i>At MyDomaine, we know how challenging it is to turn your passion into a thriving business. Making that leap of faith takes courage and confidence,</i> …

Lab-made mini-brains are sprouting their own blood vessels

In 2015, scientists at Brown University developed "mini-brains," models of living brains created from 3D cultures of neural cells. Like …

Neuroscience

The Physics of Wall Street: How Financial Markets Really Work (Live)

In a live-streamed public lecture, tonight at 7 p.m. ET, get an inside look at how a special breed of investor created the financial systems behind …

Why Richard Branson Says You Should Never See Yourself As 'Big Business'

It’s a challenge facing every business founder with an eye on global expansion; how to retain the entrepreneurial culture on which their business was built as it starts to grow.<p>As many have discovered, as their company expands, their startup culture gets diluted out, along with the vision and …

Entrepreneurship

Entrepreneurs Are Wired To Drive Hard Toward Their Dreams And Goals. This Trait Can Lead To Failure.

Living in Austin, Texas in the middle of a technology bubble, it is interesting to note how many exciting things are starting with bold entrepreneurs. Last week I participated in an event, coined the “Austin 100″ (the brainchild of Brett Hurt, CEO of data.world, and Josh Baer, founder of Capital …

Entrepreneurship

The Harder You Work, the Luckier You Will Be

<i>This article originally appeared on Entrepreneur.</i><p>A few years back, I had pleasure of working on a transaction with Stan Shuman, then a managing …

Entrepreneurship

How to Write a One-Page Business Plan

It's not as hard as you think.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Starting a business is no easy feat, and at the backbone of every business is a solid business plan. Before those words scare you, you'll be happy to know there's a simple way to do this.<p>In this video, …

Business Strategy

Physicists Have Found a Metal That Conducts Electricity But Not Heat

Defying one of the most fundamental laws of conductors.<p>Researchers have identified a metal that conducts electricity without conducting heat - an …

California inmate first to have state-funded gender confirmation surgery

Shiloh Heavenly Quine, a California state prisoner who was convicted of murder, became the first U.S. inmate to receive state-funded gender …

Los Angeles

How your gut's circadian rhythm affects your whole body

We've known that bacteria live in our intestines as far back as the 1680s, when Leeuwenhoek first looked through his microscope.<p>Yogurt companies use that information in the sales pitch for their product, claiming it can help keep your gut bacteria happy.<p>The bacteria growing on our skin have also …

Microbiology