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NYU Medical School Plans Free Tuition For Those Studying To Be Doctors

In a move it said was to address the large cost of entering a career in medicine, New York University's School of Medicine said Thursday that it will offer full scholarships to all current and future students in its doctor of medicine program.<p>NYU said it was the "only top 10-ranked" medical school …

College & University

Autonomous drones can herd birds away from airports

Caltech engineers have developed an algorithm to make that possible.<p>Drones aren't usually allowed to go near airports unless they serve a purpose, like herding flocks of birds away from the airspace where they could put planes full of people in jeopardy. Manually controlled drones can be …

Birds

This Startup Turns Used Dialysis Filters Into Cheap Water Purifiers

<b>Why Global Citizens Should Care</b><i>Billions of people around the world lack access to clean water. Solutions like NUFiltration’s water purification</i> …

Activism

What Is a Blockchain, and Why Should I Care?

This revolutionary technology may present huge opportunities -- and huge risks.<p><i>By the BBB Institute and FINRA staff</i><p><i>This article is the second in a</i> …

Blockchain

White House press corps showing unity after reporter barred from Rose Garden event

The ultra-competitive White House press corps is displaying something rare and refreshing: Solidarity.<p>Journalists reacted with dismay when the Trump administration barred CNN's Kaitlan Collins from attending a presidential event in the Rose Garden.<p>Two White House officials, Bill Shine and Sarah …

Donald Trump

Single-family rental units have never been easier to buy

Online platforms like Roofstock, OwnAmerica bring institutional tools to mom and pop landlords<p>Roofstock CEO Gary Beasley was browsing through his company’s website while on a flight to New York when his neighbor leaned over and asked what he was looking at. Beasley explained that Roofstock is an …

7 self-made millionaires and the books that changed their finances

Millionaires come from all walks of life, but research shows they share some key habits that helped them climb (and stay) at the top of their …

Personal Finance

Memorizing these three statistics will help you understand the world

<i>One of my favorite websites is OurWorldInData.org. Based at the University of Oxford, it uses statistics—on everything from health and population</i> …

Osso VR Surgical Training Makes Push Into Med Schools

Osso VR, a virtual reality surgical training platform, announced on June 15, 2018 partnerships with top U.S. medical residency programs to provide hands-on training opportunities for new surgeons using VR. The Vanderbilt University School of Medicine’s orthopedic residency program brings to eight …

How to Approach Pre and Post Workout Nutrition

I’m over in Europe being all bourgeois and stuff at the moment.Thankfully I had a few people reach out asking if they could write some content for me …

The 5 best ways to (finally) lose that gut

<b>Repeat after me: “Crunches do not burn belly fat.” And it’s not just crunching. Neither will planks, leg throws, nor the yoga boat pose. “These</b> …

Exercise

The doctor on your wrist: How smartwatches are saving lives

Survivors share their stories.<p><i>By Caitlin McGarry</i><p>James T. Green thought he was having a panic attack.<p>He took a break from work to walk around the block during a stressful day, and noticed he felt out of breath strolling up a slight incline. This isn't normal, Green thought. He had become an avid …

Apple Watch

Here's a bunch of hypothetical Fox News headlines for random Eagles photos

When the White House rescinded the Philadelphia Eagles’ celebratory Super Bowl invite on Monday, that should have been that. The government should have moved on to more pressing issues—like network sitcom cancellations—and the Eagles should have thanked their lucky stars they could now go to Bali …

Messages in iCloud finally arrives in iOS 11.4 to fix your iMessage-syncing woes

Almost a full year after it was announced<p>It’s been a long time coming, but Apple is finally launching its Messages in iCloud feature today with the release of iOS 11.4. Messages on iCloud was announced almost a year ago when Apple first showed off iOS 11 at WWDC 2017, and now — on the eve of the …

Where To Buy: Air Jordan 11 “Cap And Gown”

The seemingly endless school year has almost drawn to a close for high schoolers across the country and the blissful warm embrace of summer is set to …

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How to Remove GPGTools/GPGMail Encryption Plugin From Apple Mail

Security researchers are warning users of PGP/GPG email encryption plugins not to use the software, after critical vulnerabilities were discovered that could potentially be used reveal the plaintext of encrypted emails.<p>The official advice from security researchers is to disable and/or uninstall the …

This Portable 3D Printer Could Print Skin Over Wounds

The machine prints a “bio-ink” gel filled with skin cells.<p>Inside a lab in Toronto, researchers are testing a device that looks a little like a dispenser for packing tape–but instead of tape, it lays down thin, squishy strips of 3D-printed skin. For someone with a deep cut, the type of wound that …

A Quick Plank Workout You Can Do Anywhere From Carrie Underwood’s Trainer

A basic plank is a great core exercise. But Nashville-based celebrity trainer Erin Oprea, who works with Carrie Underwood, Kelsea Ballerini, and …

Workouts

Effective Weight Loss Steps for Men

Because changing your eating habits for the long term is the only way to successful weight loss, it is important to spend a bit of time thinking …

Night owls have 10% higher mortality risk, study says

<b>(CNN) —</b> If the early bird catches the worm, what is the night owl more likely to catch? According to a new study, it's diabetes, psychological problems and an increased risk of dying.<p>The study, published Thursday in the journal Chronobiology International, tracked almost half a million adults in …

Sleep

Former Bucs center putting NFL in past by hitting road for epic 48-state journey

TAMPA, Fla. -- Former Tampa Bay Buccaneers center Joe Hawley, who recently decided to call it a career after eight seasons in the NFL, is about to …

Elon Musk Urges People to Watch Chris Paine's A.I. Movie While It's Free

"Do You Trust This Computer?" is now available to stream.<p>Elon Musk is concerned about the future of humanity. The tech entrepreneur shared a link …

Cambridge Analytica

After you delete old Facebook apps, take a hard look at Uber and Snapchat settings

If you’ve deleted old apps in your Facebook account, don’t forget other apps on your smartphone that soak up too much personal information.<p>Those programs can raise some of the same privacy risks as Facebook apps if they ask for data that they don’t need to do their jobs—especially if you accepted …

Apps

How to Know If Someone Blocked Your Number on iPhone

You've been trying to get in touch with a friend or family member, but they haven't returned your calls or messages. Are they just busy, is something wrong with their phone, or have they blocked your number? How can you tell if someone blocked your number? There's not a surefire way to know if your …

Internet

How to set up Family Sharing and create a child’s Apple ID on iPhone and iPad

Family Sharing is a handy feature that Apple offers to let up to six people share things like iCloud Storage, Apple Music, iTune purchases, location data, and more. Whether you’ve never needed the feature before or just want to get it set up for the first time, follow along for how to start using …

How to Set Up Medical ID on Your iPhone

Medical ID is a built-in feature of your iPhone's Health app that gives ambulance crews and other emergency first responders fast access to potentially life-saving information about any allergies or medical conditions you have, even if your iPhone is locked.<p>Even if you don't suffer from any health …

How to find a lost iPhone even when it’s set to vibrate/silent

It can be a frustrating experience to try and find a lost or misplaced iPhone, particularly when it’s set to vibrate/silent. Follow along for two easy ways to locate your iPhone.<p>Apple offers a couple of handy ways to find your misplaced iPhone (and other Apple devices) even when it’s set to …

NFL doctor says rising concussion numbers sparks 'call to action'

INDIANAPOLIS -- A surge in NFL concussion numbers has sparked "a call to action" among league officials responsible for brain health, the NFL's chief …

Shift Your Focus and Relieve Stress

Ignoring problems can often make them worse. However, rumination—the habit of focusing too heavily on stressors and wallowing in negative feelings …