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Why Coloring Is Good for the Mind, Body, and Soul

Trendiness is rarely next to Godliness. Occasionally though, every once in while, a trend comes along that is interesting, uplifting, and actually helpful. One of those trends is adult coloring books. Coloring books for adults have become so popular lately that they have topped the <i>New York Times</i> …

Neuroscientist And Former Addict Explains What We Get Wrong About Addiction

He says addiction is "not a disease" -- and recognizing that may be the first step to better treating it.<p>The prevailing view that addiction is a disease, just like depression or diabetes, is wrong, according to a leading neuroscientist.<p>Marc Lewis, the author of <i>Memoirs of an Addicted Brain</i> and <i>The</i> …

What Are the Odds of an Alien Megastructure Blocking Light From a Distant Star?

A strange star located 1,500 light-years from Earth is exhibiting strange flickering behavior that’s leading some scientists to speculate that an …

Our Milky Way Galaxy Has a Mysterious 'Great Dark Lane'

A previously unidentified highway of dust extends across the Milky Way, between the sun and the central bulge of the galaxy, scientists have …

How to Observe the Moon with a Telescope

I still can remember that very special August night, now more than 50 years ago, when I got my first magnified look at the moon. It was the night of …

The Sun has stripped away Mars' atmosphere, causing global climate change

NASA's MAVEN spacecraft has solved a big mystery about the Red Planet<p>Mars' upper atmosphere is slowly leaking out into the cosmos, according to new data gathered from NASA's MAVEN spacecraft. The cause of this great escape is our Sun; solar winds from the star constantly slam into Mars and strip …

Cancer-Ridden Tapeworm Gave Man Tumors, CDC Determines

Scientists say that they simply "could not believe it."<p>The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention received an urgent call in 2013 that would forever change the way scientists think about cancer. Doctors in Medellin, Colombia, reached out to the agency for help in understanding bizarre cells …

SETI seeks signal from mystery star

Star KIC 8462852 made headlines last month for having a possible alien megastructure. SETI team now seeking deliberate radio signal. None found …

Colleges are spying on prospective students by quietly tracking them across the internet

“So, where else are you applying?”<p>It’s a question—sneaky, disquieting, and likely familiar to anyone who’s applied for a job—that used to be asked by many of America’s 4,800 colleges. Nervous applicants’ answers could be taken, sometimes unfairly, as indicators of how likely they were to accept an …

College & University

Nature is just showing off at these colorfully surreal destinations

No matter how many awe-inspiring structures we humans build, our abilities will never match what nature can create. This world has everything from …

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Wes Craven's death will not hinder in-development TV projects: UCP will continue 'in his honor and spirit'

Following the death of horror filmmaker Wes Craven at 76, Syfy has released a statement pledging to move forward in his memory.<p>“Wes Craven was an …

Horror

3D Printed Fish Can Detect And Remove Toxins From Liquid

And could one day become medicine that you swallow<p>We all know that eating fish is good for your health, but what about fish shaped robots?<p>In a study published this month in <i>Advanced Materials</i>, researchers from UC San Diego announced that they'd figured out a way to 3D print tiny microrobots in the …

Guitarists Can Sync Their Brains With Other Players, Forming A Giant Hyperbrain

The neuroscience of jamming is a giant mind meld.<p>Guitarists perform a kind of mind-meld when they play together, syncing their brainwaves to the extent that they can anticipate each other’s moves. They also switch off the outside world while playing, leaving them in a tiny universe of them and …

Brainwaves

The temple in Palmyra, believed to have been destroyed by Islamic State, is reported to have survived explosions<p>Residents in the historic city of Palmyra reported a massive explosion in its ancient ruins but the temple of Bel, one of Syria’s most prized treasures, remains standing, the country’s …

Human Rights

NASA’s 3D-Printed Rocket Parts Actually Work

Today, NASA tested a 3D-printed turbopump, one that was put together with 45 percent fewer parts than pumps made any other way. This obviously saves time and money, but come on…NASA is slowly 3D printing an entire freaking rocket. That’s cool.<p>NASA referred to the rocket turbopump as “one of the …

Today in Pictures: August 26

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THE SELECTS: More From the Drought in California

$2.1 trillion erased from U.S. stocks in 6 days

The American stock market has surrendered a stunning $2.1 trillion of value in just the last six days of market chaos.<p>The enormous losses reflect the deep fears gripping markets about how the world economy will fare amid a deepening economic slowdown in China.<p>The Dow, S&P 500 and Nasdaq have all …

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Fear the Walking Dead: "Pilot" Review

To die and live in L.A.<p>It's time to leave the day to day turmoil of Rick, Daryl, Michonne, Glenn and the rest of the East Coast zompocalypse …

Fear the Walking Dead

Fear the Walking Dead premiere: See the first 3 minutes from the Walking Dead companion series

In advance of Sunday’s premiere of <i>Fear the Walking Dead</i>, AMC has released the first three minutes of the <i>Walking Dead</i> companion series.<p>The clip …