A Cambodian case study finds that people developing diabetes today have parents who went hungry in the 1970s. So many adults in Cambodia are getting diabetes at such a young age, it's unbelievable. "You
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Islamic leaders ruled that a Mars journey would be akin to suicide, but the private Mars colonization project disagrees, citing a 14th century Muslim explorer. Martian colonization is a risky proposition.
Last week, a Christian college in Matthews, North Carolina unveiled something unprecedented: a humanoid robot whose sole mission is to explore the ethical and theological ramifications of robotics. Expectations,
National Geographic’s online photo-sharing platform Your Shot offers photographers, professional or otherwise, an opportunity to submit their photos for a chance to share their work with a wide audience.