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The race to contain West Africa's Ebola outbreak

Digital volunteers are racing to map regions in West Africa where the Ebola virus, which has a 90 percent fatality rate, continues to spread<p>When the …

US criticised by UN for human rights failings on NSA, guns and drones

Geneva panel share deep concerns over US record on host of different subjects, including racial inequality and Guantánamo<p>The US came under sharp criticism at the UN human rights committee in Geneva on Thursday for a long list of human rights abuses that included everything from detention without …

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Chemical weapons and Syria: we need evidence-based, international justice

Given the horrific events unfolding in Syria, it is understandable that there are calls for something to be done in response to what John Kerry has rightly condemned as a "moral obscenity". Yet in circumstances where our knowledge is incomplete about what happened, who was responsible and how best …

Why Do We Pathologize Gender Nonconformity?

What Chelsea Manning's gender dysphoria reveals about the limits of psychiatric diagnoses<p>Chelsea Manning, the former intelligence analyst recently sentenced to 35 years in prison for leaking classified material to WikiLeaks, made headlines this week when she announced that she wished to change her …

What Causes Nightmares?

When you're waking up from a nightmare, your first question might be, “Was that a bagel chasing me through my house with a sledgehammer?” And after …

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16 Google Easter Eggs You Might Have Missed

There are various hidden Easter Eggs, jokes, and little timewasters in almost every Google web service, product, or new device. Here are some hidden …

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