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Alzheimer's disease reversed in mice, offering hope for humans, new research shows

"Remarkable" -- that’s how researchers are describing the results of a new study done on mice displaying traits associated with Alzheimer's …

What yogis know

In a March 31 <i>Science</i> paper, they identified a handful of nerve cells in the brainstem that connect breathing to relaxation, attention, excitement and …

Physicists Overturn a 100-Year-Old Assumption on How Brains Work

This is how neurons actually fire.<p>The human brain contains a little over 80-odd billion neurons, each joining with other cells to create trillions of …

The Most Life-Changing Breakthroughs in Genetics of 2017

It was a big year for the building blocks of life. Here are the most significant breakthroughs in genetics research of 2017.<p><b>The FDA approved the</b> …

MIT just created living plants that glow like a lamp, and could grow glowing trees to replace streetlights

The modern world has been reinventing our relationship with energy for some time now. Cars are turning away from fossil fuels and relying ever more …

The Surprising Ingredient You Should Be Adding to Your Eggs

No matter how you’re cooking them (some prefer runny, others very well-done) scrambled eggs need little more than butter for the pan and a dash of …

New Social Media Tools for 2018

Kick Start Your Next Year with 4 New Social Media ToolsToday I have some great resources that will bring more to your social media marketing in the …

Could LSD Be the Right Prescription for the Terminally Ill?

Opiates are the drugs of choice in battling pain in the terminally ill, but opiates render such patients dull and unresponsive. Hallucinogens could …

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Turkeys Are Twice as Big as They Were in 1960

For decades, poultry breeders have transformed the genomes of turkeys, creating ever-larger birds.<p>A turkey today is not the turkey of yesteryear.<p>For decades, animal breeders have been transforming the genomes of turkeys to make them grow larger. Since 1960, the weight of turkeys has gone up about a …

Scientists Program Remote-Controlled Nanobots to Kill Cancer

(via PublicDomainPictures/Pixabay)<p>Scientists have created an army of remote-controlled, biodegradable, cancer-killing nanobots.<p>A joint effort by …

Ancient Mineral Forged in Earth's Mantle Could Make Internet 1,000-Times Faster

A “miracle material” found deep within the Earth’s mantle could hold the key to ultra-high-speed communications and computing, researchers …

An Explosion of Never-Before-Seen Minerals Could Mark The Dawn of Our New Geological Epoch

Welcome to the Anthropocene.<p>Scientists have identified a sudden explosion of mineral diversity on the surface of our planet that would not exist if …

The Best Advices and Tools to Start Blogging

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur India, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>Four years ago I worked at the bank. It was one of the biggest banks in eastern Europe. At that moment I thought my life was perfect. I had a job in the …

Ginkgo 'living fossil' genome decoded

<b>The Ginkgo tree has had its genetic code laid bare by researchers.</b><p>The tree is famed for being a “living fossil” - a term used to describe those organisms that have experienced very little change over millions of years.<p>In the case of the Ginkgo, there are specimens preserved in the rock record from …

Pope warns against walls ahead of US election

<b>(CNN) —</b> Pope Francis delivered a powerful message Saturday in which he warned against "social walls" and "false prophets" fueling fear and intolerance in politics.<p>While the Pope made no mention of Donald Trump, his comments at the Vatican have been widely seen as a thinly veiled stab at the …

6 super cool tech tools that make life easy for writers

Did you know that more than 211 million pieces of content are created on the internet every minute. Yes, I’m not talking about days or weeks. …