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How the Science of Swarms Can Help Us Fight Cancer and Predict the Future

Author: Ed Yong. Ed Yong Science<p>Date of Publication: 03.19.13.<p>Time of Publication: 6:30 am. 6:30 am<p>The first thing to hit Iain Couzin when he walked …

Nutritional Supplements Flexing Muscles As Growth Industry

One of the fastest growing industries in the world is the nutritional supplement group, or more broadly known as Vitamins, Minerals and Supplements, or VMS. Producing about $32 billion in revenue for just nutritional supplements alone in 2012, it is projected to double that by topping $60 billion …

Jodi Arias trial topics turn to fairy tales

Angry men, including the prosecutor, were the topic of conversation at the Jodi Arias murder trial on Thursday. So was the fairy tale Snow White.<p>PHOENIX -- Angry men, including the prosecutor, were the topic of conversation at the Jodi Arias murder trial on Thursday.<p>So was the fairy tale Snow White.<p>…

Bracelet For Human Rights Workers Sends Kidnapping Alerts to Facebook, Twitter

When activated, the device sends "Help!" messages social media accounts and nearby aid workers.<p>Activists and aid workers who document government abuses or monitor elections often risk abduction by those who oppose their work. Now one organization has developed a gadget to help.<p>Stockholm-based Civil …

North Korea: UK's Hague calls for calm amid tensions

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/968000/968099_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524700319_3df0348c7d3d89eec6d80e3fc34e2dc7<p><b>British Foreign Secretary William Hague has called for calm over the North Korean crisis.</b><p>Despite the "paranoid rhetoric" from Pyongyang, it was …

Side Effects Prompt Patients To Stop Cholesterol Drugs

With one-quarter of adults over age 45 taking cholesterol-lowering statin drugs, it figures that more than a few people would have trouble sticking with the program.<p>More than a few, actually.<p>A big new study of statin use in the real world found that 17 percent of patients taking the pills reported …

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Opting Out of Reality for Jesus

The simple act of questioning whether organized religion makes people stupid is bound to provoke a heated response. On one hand, there are people who claim to live in faith-based communities who attribute every event in their lives to the will of God. On the other hand, there are those (like my …