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Will A Chicken That's Fed Lemons Taste Like Lemons?

BRB, feeding a cow ketchup<p>A recent New York Times story looked into the high-end chicken market. These are chickens in stark contrast to factory chickens, fed with produce that's out of the price range of most humans. David Burke, one of New York City's most prominent chefs (he runs Fishtail, David …

Neuroscience Struggles to Explain Near Death Experiences

Near death experiences (NDEs) have been reported through the ages by those who were near death—or thought they were—and then return.<p>Though these …

If You Can Smell This, You May Not Have Alzheimer's

A new diagnostic test involves a dollop of peanut butter.<p>You may not have heard of "the peanut butter test," but it could become a fantastically low-cost and non-invasive way to test for Alzheimer's. After all, what's less invasive than asking someone to smell some delicious peanut butter?<p>"The …

Alzheimer's treatment: landmark study gives hope for simple pill

A landmark British study has raised the prospect of a pill that could treat brain diseases such as Alzheimer's by halting the death of neurons.<p>The research, performed on sick mice, is at a very early stage and it could be a decade or more before any medicine is developed.<p>But experts say the results …

Killer Robots from DARPA

DARPA (Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency) has funded and created a scary-as-heck killer robot named WildCat that can chase you down at 16 mph …

What do babies and rockets have in common? - video animation

Second American to orbit Earth and first person to explore both the heights of space and depths of the ocean died after a stroke<p>Published: 10 Oct 2013<p>Astronomers say discovery of 12m-year-old free-floating planet will provide view into inner workings of gas giants like Jupiter<p>Published: 10 Oct …

Three photos of October 8 aurora

Everyone said the reds were amazing. These three separate images, from three different photographers, show it’s true.<p>We got three wonderful photos of …

What Would Happen If You Drank Water From The Gowanus Canal?

The story of how one of the most polluted waterways in America came to be located in one of the country's most expensive neighborhoods. Also: dysentery, cancer, and arsenic poisoning.<p>"So, right off the bat, you'd have a massive problem with dysentery," Ludgen Balan, founder of the Urban Divers …