Robert Francis Sheehan

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What Happens When We Upload Our Minds?

The technology to transfer our brains to computers is coming. But will our digital copies actually be us?<p>Since the dawn of computer science, humans have dreamt of building machines that can carry our memories and preserve our minds after our fleshy bodies decay. Whole brain emulation, or mind …

This One Simple Thing Can Make Your Life Much Better

Many people have written to me saying they love all the research on bettering themselves but need that first step on how to shoehorn it in to their …

10 Intriguing Prehistoric Women

It’s easy to assume we have human evolution pretty much figured out. But new discoveries of human remains often challenge the scientific consensus. …

The threat to our planet and the lives of billions of people – not to mention big business – has led to wild claims on both sides of the divide. Here are some facts<p>In the distant past, temperatures were far warmer than even the most extreme warming scenarios predicted by the end of the century. …

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Scientists find key to 'turbo-charging' immune system to kill all cancers

Imperial College scientists are developing a gene therapy designed to boost immune cells<p>A protein which ‘turbo-charges’ the immune system so that it can fight off any cancer or virus has been discovered by scientists.<p>In a breakthrough described as a ‘game-changer’ for cancer treatment, researchers …

7 gratitude exercises you should try today

Giving thanks can take less than one minute<p>By Eli Epstein<p>Presented by<p>7 gratitude exercises you should try today<p>Giving thanks can take less than one …

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

What She Said<p>Master the fine art of managing (sexy) expectations.<p>By Sophia Benoit3 days agoView More<p>Ask a Bartender<p>Bartenders tell us what to do with …

You should never diet again: The science and genetics of weight loss

To maintain a new weight, you have to fight evolution. You have to fight biology. And you have to fight your brain<p>I’ve given you the bad news: diets fail in the long run. Now, let’s try to understand why.<p>In social psychology we often say that if you find that most people behave in the same way, …

Why is the scientific world abuzz about an unpublished paper? Because it could permanently change human DNA

Scientists around the world are anticipating the results of a Chinese study that would mark the first time DNA in a human embryo has been modified in …

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From blueberries to bonding, here are 15 ways to boost brain power

While the idea that we use just 10 percent of our brain is untrue, there are ways to improve our cognitive function and train our brains to work more …

You Have to Stop Eating These Energy-Draining Foods

Feeling tired? These energy-draining foods could be the problem. | iStock.com<p>Chronic fatigue is a problem for over a million Americans, and more …

How to Keep Your Brain Young

<b>By Dr. Mercola</b><p>Are forgetfulness and "senior moments" inevitable parts of aging? Many medical professionals (including the doctor in CNN's news brief …

Kanye West attacks Beck post-Grammys; Beck praises Kanye

Rapper Kanye West reprised his infamous stunt at Sunday night's Grammy awards, unexpectedly taking the Staples Center stage as Beck was accepting the Album of the Year award.<p>The singer-songwriter's win was the unquestioned shock of the night, as his "Morning Phase" album beat out both the night's …

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17 Ways to Age-Proof Your Brain

What’s good for your body is good for your brain. That means eating a balanced diet with lots of fruits and veggies and not much sugar, saturated …

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The Benefits of Being Cold

Year-round warmth is a modern luxury. Some scientists believe it is changing human metabolism.<p>When you first put on the ice vest, you will feel cold. Not intolerably cold, but cold enough to make you think, <i>What am I doing with my life?</i> Or, at least, as numbness spreads across your shoulders and …

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SantaCon Organizers Give Up on Bushwick After Almost Everyone Bans Drunk Santas

Well, that didn't last long. After meeting resistance from City Council members, bartenders, and the Parks Department, the organizers of the red polyester-clad scourge known as SantaCon have decided not to bring their drunken antics to Bushwick after all. In a statement released yesterday, they say …

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A Schizophrenic Man Tried To Call Jesus As A Witness In Court — Now Texas Is Going To Execute Him

On Dec. 3, Texas plans to execute the 56-year-old for his crimes.<p>Despite knowing he was severely mentally ill, the court allowed Panetti to represent himself — in a cowboy costume. In a clemency petition filed Wednesday, Nov. 12, dozens of prominent individuals and organizations urged the Texas …

XXL Found Candidates For Waka Flocka’s 50K Weed Roller Job Offer - XXL

With Waka Flocka announcing that he would pay a 50K salary for someone to simply roll his blunts for the year, <i>XXL</i> decided to hit the streets to see …

Nicole Kidman's Father Dies Amid Pedophile, Child Murder ring allegations (video) | Celebrities

<b>Story Views</b><p>Dr. Antony Kidman died Friday after fleeing Australia when accused of the sexual abuse and murder of children in an elite Sydney pedophile …