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Research shows diabetes drug's promise in zapping prostate cancer

Dr. Lloyd Trotman journeys daily into the inner sanctum of cancer cells.

Cancer

Boeing's Experimental Cargo Drone Is a Heavy Lifter

Most likely, your expectations for the age of drone delivery involve cute li'l quadcopters that descend onto your porch with a gentle <i>bzzzz</i>, deposit a …

Black Bean Salad

Food & Dining

This Is How All Your Favorite Chefs Roast Potatoes

A simple side of roasted potatoes seems like one of the easiest things to make, but it all depends on the technique. The appropriate seasonings and …

8 stocks that could cash in on Trump's tax overhaul

Wall Street is fired up about President Trump's push to overhaul the corporate tax system.<p>The relentless rally in the stock market has been powered by strong economic growth, low interest rates and hopes that tax cuts will turbocharge Corporate America's already healthy bottom line.<p>But some stocks …

Investing

9 new beauty supplements for your glowiest skin yet

As beauty turns ever inward, the need for supplements that fit into your life—and aren’t relegated to your medicine cabinet—is now paramount. Today, …

Testing the new Brooks Levitate: Can this high-tech shoe actually make me happy to run?

Some sneaker companies want me to “Just Do It.” But what if I don’t want to <i>do</i> <i>it</i>? I’m not into <i>it</i> today, <i>it</i> wasn’t fun yesterday, and generally <i>it</i> is not …

Skateboarding

Why 'Why Buddhism Is True' Is True

Here is one thing author Robert Wright and I agree on when it comes to Buddhist meditation: It's really, really boring.<p>At least, it's boring in the beginning. But there is another thing we agree on, too. That <i>initial</i> meditative boredom is actually a door. It's an opening that can lead us to …

Meditation

What it's like to have the best job in America right now

Data scientists have the best job in America, according to Glassdoor.<p>The field may be relatively new and occasionally vaguely defined, but one thing's for sure — it's also growing.<p>That's because, in the digital age, the amount of data available is only going to continue to grow exponentially. And …

Best Foods to Stockpile for an Emergency

Fueling your body during an emergency is very different from your everyday diet. Because you’ll probably expend more energy than you normally would, …

Five-Ingredient Lemony Chicken

A traditional roast chicken is always delicious, but what about those nights when you just don’t have the time? Enter this one-pot skillet chicken. …

Cooking

There's a Much Better Option Than Pap Smears For Detecting Cancer, Evidence Shows

10 times better detection.<p>For over half a century, the Pap smear test has been the principal method for detecting abnormal cells that could lead to …

Cancer

This Is How You Cook Crispy, Juicy Chicken Thighs Every Time

Bone-in, skin-on chicken thighs are a wallet-friendly cut that won't kill your weekly food budget, plus they're wildly versatile and easy to make. …

Cooking

Anti-cancer breakthrough CICD can eradicate tumours, researchers say

The method, called Caspase Independent Cell Death (CICD), completely removed tumours in experimental models.<p>Current treatments like chemotherapy, …

Immunotherapy

France's Answer to 'An Inconvenient Truth' Will Inspire You to Fight Climate Change

Imagine that you leave it all behind: your supermarket, your exhaust-choked highway, your 24/7 screens. You have a garden; you grow your own food. …

Graphic Shows the House Plants That Naturally Clean the Air in Your Home, According to a NASA Study

This is a quick public service announcement. If you believe in science and facts, read on.<p>Back in the 1980s, NASA published a research report called …

50 Adventures in 50 States

From hiking volcanic cliffs to racing down snow-capped mountains, take a look at the greatest adventures across the country.<p>Adventure enthusiasts from all over the world travel to the United States to explore stunning national parks, trek iconic trails, and immerse themselves in America’s vast …

National Parks

The top 10 testosterone boosters of 2017

<i>Sponsored by Strong Supplement Shop</i><p>Testosterone is the primary male sex hormone. It plays a key role not only in the development of reproductive …

Turmeric, red grape, and apple compounds 'starve' prostate cancer cells

What do turmeric, apples, and grapes have in common? According to a new study, they could hold the key to preventing and treating one of the most …

Johns Hopkins researchers say they've unlocked key to cancer metastasis and how to slow it

Hasini Jayatilaka was a sophomore at the Johns Hopkins University working in a lab studying cancer cells when she noticed that when the cells become too densely packed, some would break off and start spreading.<p>She wasn't sure what to make of it, until she attended an academic conference and heard a …

Cancer Drug Proves to Be Effective Against Multiple Tumors

The 86 cancer patients were a disparate group, with tumors of the pancreas, prostate, uterus or bone. One woman had a cancer so rare there were no tested treatments. She was told to get her affairs in order.<p>Still, these patients had a few things in common. All had advanced disease that had resisted …

Cancer

CAR-T Cancer Approach Has Surprising Success in Multiple Myeloma

Doctors are reporting unprecedented success from a new cell and gene therapy for multiple myeloma, a blood cancer that's on the rise. Although it's early and the study is small -- 35 people -- every patient responded and all but two were in some level of remission within two months.<p>In a second …

Cancer

13 Foods Scientifically Proven to Boost Testosterone Levels

Testosterone is a vital hormone in the body.<p>It influences numerous tissues, not just the reproductive organs. It plays an important role in building …

String Theory Says We Have at Least 10 Dimensions, but That's Not the Weirdest Thing About It

Quantum physics is weird. As soon as you think you understand it, you find five more reasons you don't. Take this, for example: the Standard Model of …

Is consciousness just an illusion?

<b>The cognitive scientist Daniel Dennett believes our brains are machines, made of billions of tiny "robots" - our neurons, or brain cells. Is the human mind really that special?</b><p>In an infamous memo written in 1965, the philosopher Hubert Dreyfus stated that humans would always beat computers at chess …

Consciousness

9 Things You Should Be Eating *Regularly* If You Want Glowing Skin

From spices to entrées.<p>When it comes to a natural glow, you really are what you eat. Because curbing breakouts and clearing up our complexions are always top of mind, we looked to two leading nutritionists to give us the lowdown on the foods that will help fight redness, puffiness, irritation, …

Fewer Americans Are Filing Their Tax Returns This Year Than in 2016

It's unclear whether the drop is merely procrastination<p>More than 5.5 million fewer Americans have filed their tax returns this year than at a …

Internal Revenue Service

Nordic Tech 'Miracle' Delivers 30% Returns for $1 Billion Fund

Ignoring its global mandate to invest in Apple Inc. and Facebook Inc. is delivering top returns for this technology fund.<p>The Swedbank Robur Ny Teknik …

Investing

Best Luxury Private Island Resorts In The World

11 Best Luxury Private Island Resorts In The World<p>In "Accommodation"<p>Banana Island Resort Doha by Anantara is a paradise sanctuary, offering an …

Luxury Resorts

What the CRISPR Patent Decision Means for Gene Editing

The U.S. Patent Office has finally ruled on the century’s biggest biotech discovery.<p>The biotech trial of the century is over—for now. On Wednesday, the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office decided in favor of the Broad Institute, which has been battling the University of California for the patent over …