By Samantha Schmidt Samantha Schmidt Reporter covering gender and family issues Email Bio Follow On the day after her high school graduation party, Henriette Karra, 17, confided in a relative her plans
Parliament votes through measure overturning conviction and offering compensation to the estimated 5,000 men still alive Germany’s parliament has voted to quash the convictions of 50,000 gay men sentenced
It's pretty surprising. Scientists have discovered that sperm might actually be able to play a role in fighting cancer. According to Indy 100, a group of German scientists theorized that sperm might be
A Montrealer who is a Canadian citizen by birth says she was barred from entering the United States and told to get a valid visa if she ever wants to cross the border. Manpreet Kooner said she was turned
A baby has been born to a previously infertile couple in Ukraine using a new type of "three-person IVF". Doctors in Kiev used a method called pronuclear transfer in what is a world first. It is, however,
More than 22 million Americans use some form of marijuana each month, and it's now approved for medicinal or recreational use in 28 states plus the District of Columbia. Nationwide, legal sales of the
Most of us have heard of Google's well-known and much-loved tools — Gmail, Google Earth, Google Maps, and many more. Those products and services are used by millions of people around the world every day.
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Genes taken from archived blood samples show the US Aids epidemic started in New York in the early 1970s, definitively debunking the long-held belief that the virus was spread in the early 1980s by a attendant
"I keep seeing my neighbor's pool in winter, just an empty bowl of dusty blue tiles. Imagine standing in the middle of that, when suddenly, the pool fills up. In an instant, you're drowning." This post
One one-liner a day keeps the doctor away…so, here is a shortlist of the best one-liners you can find on the internet today. Have fun! 1. I asked God for a bike, but I know God doesn’t work that way. I
Privacy advocates have long argued that the commercialization of our online data is a worrying trend, but it’s been hard to explain why because the companies who track much of what we do operate in obscurity.