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5 Mental and Physical Changes You'll Actually Notice When You Start Meditating

Meditation is likely one of those things you put on your bucket list to learn later, or you tried one form, had difficulty doing it, and then forgot …

The science of getting people to change their minds

How do we get others to change their minds? That is the question many of us are asking in this polarizing social and political climate, where the …

Associated Press News

Read the full transcript of President Obama's farewell speech

Here is an unedited transcript of President Obama's prepared remarks during his farewell address in Chicago, as provided by the White House.<p>---<p>It's good to be home. My fellow Americans, Michelle and I have been so touched by all the well-wishes we've received over the past few weeks. But tonight …

Political Science

Ancient Roman DNA reveals modern malaria parasite

<b>(CNN) —</b> For the first time, researchers have discovered genomic evidence of malaria in 2,000-year-old human remains from the Roman Empire, according to a new study.<p>With DNA fragments from the teeth of 58 adults and 10 children buried in three imperial-period Italian cemeteries, researchers were …