Chris Hostetter

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Woman dies after flying to Gatwick from Ebola hit Sierra Leone

A woman has died after landing at Gatwick airport on a flight from Sierra Leone<p>A woman has died after landing at Gatwick airport on a flight from Sierra Leone, one of the countries at the centre of the deadly Ebola outbreak.<p>The 72-year-old was understood to have been “vomiting and sweating” before …

Beyoncé and Jay Z in separate hotels as they struggle to keep marriage going through lucrative tour

Lawyers join husband and wife pop stars’ $100 million On the Run Tour amid fears it may be cancelled<p>Pop star Beyoncé Knowles and her rapper husband Jay Z are reported to be staying in separate hotels as they struggle to keep their marriage going through their lucrative tour.<p>Lawyers are understood …

This Cocaine-Munching Enzyme Could Save Lives

Inhabiting the soil near the coca plant is a bacterial enzyme with exciting possibilities for the world of rehabilitative medicine. Cocaine esterase, as the enzyme is called, helps neutralize the effects of cocaine in the bloodstream by breaking the drug into tiny little bits; scientists think it …

Mutations

Government Scientists Want to Fix Your Memory

Feeling a bit forgetful? The government is here to help. The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) has awarded Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory in California up to $2.5 million to develop an implantable neural device that would help restore memory. The first patients will be …

Memory Loss

'Kickstarter For The Homeless' Raises Investment From Some Of The Biggest Tech Investors, Including Marc Benioff

Some of the biggest tech investors have joined the seed round, including Salesforce's Marc Benioff, SV Angels' Ron Conway, and Reddit's Alexis Ohanian.<p>Poverty is a serious issue in America, with approximately 46 million people living below the poverty line and 3.5 million of them homeless. In San …

Researchers fully 'delete' HIV from human cells for the first time

So far, HIV has eluded a cure because it installs its genome into human DNA so insidiously that it's impossible for our immune system to clear it out. While current treatments are effective, a lifetime of toxic drugs is required to prevent its recurrence. But researchers from Temple University may …