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Could the Same Genes Shape Math Skills As Reading Ability?

The research also showed that genes can't explain everything about our abilities, Plomin says. "These genetic propensities are like little nudges," …

Neil Young, Willie Nelson headline Keystone XL protest concert

Photos<p>It may not be the kind of place you would expect two legendary musicians to perform. But on Saturday, Neil Young and Willie Nelson headlined a …

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The Second Treatise of Government and A Letter Concerning Toleration

• <b>Author:</b> John Locke<p>A highly influential figure in the Age of Enlightenment in England and France, whose works helped inspire the Declaration of Independence and the U.S. Constitution, John Locke was one of the most important political theorists in Western history. In <i>The Second Treatise of …

R.E.M. and MTV Team Up for REMTV Six-DVD Retrospective

R.E.M. and MTV have announced <i>REMTV</i>, a six-disc DVD retrospective that compiles R.E.M. performances from MTV award shows, "MTV Unplugged", concerts between 1995 and 2008, "VH1 Storytellers", a new documentary, and more. It'll be out November 24.<p>The first disc includes the band's first (1991) and …

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Weber Iago/David Valdez Chamber Ensemble

Twitter rolls out analytics tools for everyone

Twitter says analytics are for everyone — not just advertisers and verified users.<p>Twitter engineer Ian Chan today announced that Twitter’s activity dashboard, a tool that gives select Twitter users insight into their feeds and followers, is rolling out to all users now.<p>The newly available dashboard …

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The Little Death

A Love Actually for sex, kink and fetishes.<p>A Love Actually for sex, kink and fetishes.<p>Taking its title from the French euphemism for orgasm, <i>The</i> …

Matt Priddis' rise at West Coast earns many admirers

Since Priddis slotted into the West Coast midfield at the start of 2007 – he filled a vacancy created by the club-imposed suspension of troubled …

Drug ring offered ‘side of meth’ out of Denver food truck

Photo Gallery<p>ADAMS COUNTY — Five was the lucky number in what was one of the biggest methamphetamine busts in state history, according to the …

About as Fresh as it Gets

These StartX startups make tablets into tools for teachers and students

When Apple announced the iPad in 2010, some people mocked it, some couldn’t understand why anyone would need it, and many Apple fans ran to the stores to stand in line for it (much like they did today for the new iPhone).<p>But it also opened up new opportunities in education. Less expensive and …

Way-off campus housing an experiment for company

An experiment is underway near Little Italy to build student-targeted housing in a spiffy new high-rise, but a good distance away from the nearest …

Pigskins Shame Spiral: South Park

<i>The Pigskins Shame Spiral is an occasional feature tracking developments related to the name of D.C.'s beloved football team.</i><p><b>Who</b>: Comedy Central's</i> …

Duck-billed dinosaur had strange embellishment

<b>A TEAM OF SCIENTISTS</b> lead by an Australian palaeontologist have discovered something unexpected in a mummified specimen of the duck-billed dinosaur</i> …

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Hair<p>Without buzzing it all off or, god forbid, combing it over.<p>By Adam Hurly1 day agoView More<p>Editors' Picks<p>It’s time to justify that Prime …

The Dreadnoughtus effect: Why dinosaurs have awesome names

When paleontologists announced earlier this month that a mostly complete skeleton of a new species of giant sauropod dinosaur had been discovered in …

Un père compose une sonate pour une main pour pouvoir prendre son bébé (VIDÉO)

Être parent et continuer à pratiquer ses passe-temps et ses passions peut être difficile. Mais ce père a trouvé un équilibre parfait entre ses …

Adeline Adeline Kicks Off Its Fall Sale with a Bike Giveaway!

Tribeca bike shop <b>Adeline Adeline</b> is kicking off its annual fall sale by giving away one of its super popular <b>Bobbin 'Bramble' bikes</b> in plum (pictured above) to a lucky Racked reader! Just follow the below rules to win yourself a new fall ride.<p>· Like the Racked New York Facebook page.<p>· Like the …

'Hearse-In' Staged For Future Mortician Whose Uptight Landlords Banned Her Hearse

A hearse-in was held Sunday as a show of support for Samantha Kidner, the 18-year-old mortuary science student whose apartment complex told her she …

Sportsball: Why Are the M’s So Bad at Home? It’s the Fans (or Lack Thereof)

While the Seahawks have been amazingly good at home, the Mariners have been bafflingly bad. Sunday’s crushing loss to Oakland—which left the team one …

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