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Waterborne parasite may soon be treatable - Futurity

By blocking a protective enzyme in the microscopic parasite C. parvum, scientists have made it vulnerable to its host's immune system.

Off the grid: Walgreens opens self-powered pharmacy of the future

It’s been said that sunshine is the best disinfectant, but might it also be good medicine? Walgreens is betting on it with the opening of its solar-powered drugstore of the future — America’s first dedicated retail space that generates all of the energy it needs to operate on-site.<p>Built just north …

Ashton Kutcher vs. Wal-Mart: Epic Twitter clash rages over poverty wages

Kutcher slams retailer: “You should be proud of your associates but I’m not sure if they should be proud of you”<p>Celebrity actor/producer Ashton Kutcher and retail giant Wal-Mart had a spirited Twitter debate Tuesday over Wal-Mart workers’ wages.<p>Kutcher (@aplusk) kicked off the dust-up by tweeting …

DNA pioneer Frederick Sanger dies aged 95

The British scientist who helped work out how to sequence DNA and paved the way for the modern revolution in the understanding of genetics, has died. Frederick Sanger, a biochemist who worked at the Medical Research Council's Laboratory of Molecular Biology in Cambridge until his retirement in …

Why won't Congress pass the International Violence Against Women Act?

As 25 November, the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women, approaches and the International Violence Against Women Act is poised for reintroduction in the US Congress, the time is now to prioritize ending violence against women and girls worldwide.<p>Violence against women …

10 Famous People Killed By Bad Medicine

In the past, medicine was not so much a science as a cross between amateur alchemy and compensated sadism. And the worst quackery wasn't just …

How the Brain Creates Personality: A New Theory

Are you a mover, a perceiver, a stimulator, or an adapter? Modes of thinking can be understood in terms of how the top and bottom—rather than right and left—parts of the brain interact.<p>It is possible to examine any object—including a brain—at different levels. Take the example of a building. If we …

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Donald Sutherland: 'I want Hunger Games to stir up a revolution'

Donald Sutherland wants to stir revolt. A real revolt. A youth-led uprising against injustice that will overturn the US as we know it and usher in a kinder, better way. "I hope that they will take action because it's getting drastic in this country." Drone strikes. Corporate tax dodging. Racism. …

‘The Walking Dead’s’ David Morrissey Explains To Conan How Playing The Governor Ruined ‘Mad Men’ For Him

There are a lot of hardships that go along with portraying a universally-hated-until-this-past-Sunday villain on cable’s highest rated show that just happens to be filmed mostly outdoors in the Georgia heat. One of those hardships is almost impossible to predict though: never looking at <i>Mad Men</i> the …