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The Trump-Russia dossier: why its findings grow more significant by the day

As US officials investigate potential collusion between Trump and Moscow, the series of reports by the former UK intelligence official Christopher Steele are casting an ever darker shadow over the president<p>Nine months after its first appearance, the set of intelligence reports known as the Steele …

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Matthews: Trump is following the historic route of Nixon

It's like Nixon. He keeps going back to the scene of the crime. Two weeks ago he said that his conversation with Putin over at the G20 was "also" …

Physicists Find No Sign of The Particle That Made The Universe Explode

So what caused it?<p>A recent attempt to find a theoretical particle responsible for the Universe's early rapid expansion has come up empty handed, …

Physics

New Discovery of the Oldest Known Human Remains Will Change the Narrative of Human Evolution

Rediscovering Ourselves<p>On Wednesday, scientists reported they had discovered the oldest known remains of Homo sapiens in Morocco. The bones and other …

Low-dose aspirin can reduce risk of death from cancer, research says

<b>(CNN) —</b> An aspirin a day may keep the doctor away. It may also reduce your chances of dying from cancer, according to a study on long-term regular aspirin use and different kinds of cancer.<p>Yin Cao, an instructor in the Medicine, Clinical and Translational Epidemiology Unit at Massachusetts General …

Biomedicine

66% of Cancers Are Caused by DNA Error, Not Environment or Lifestyle, Finds Johns Hopkins Study

We usually attribute cancer to inherited genes such as the BRACA1 or BRACA2 mutations, responsible for breast, ovarian, and prostate cancer. Or else, …

Here's Everything You Actually Need To Know About Protein

Starting with: WTF is it and what does it actually do?

La sombra de Odebrecht, la preferida del kirchnerismo, también amenaza al entorno de Mauricio Macri

El jefe de los espías argentinos recibió una transferencia de un hombre utilizado por la compañía para pagar sobornos<p>En Argentina estaba muy …

Heisenberg's Astrophysics Prediction Finally Confirmed After 80 Years

Discovering that our Universe was quantum in nature brought with it a lot of unintuitive consequences. The better you measured a particle’s position, the more fundamentally indeterminate its momentum was. The shorter an unstable particle lived, the less well-known its mass fundamentally was. Solid, …

Physics

US life expectancy declines for first time in 20 years

<b>Life expectancy in the United States has declined for the first time in more than two decades.</b><p>Data from the National Center for Health Statistics showed a drop for men from 76.5 years in 2014 to 76.3 in 2015, and from 81.3 to 81.2 for women.<p>The preliminary figures show rises in several causes of …

Biomedicine

New study finds Earth heading for catastrophic 5-degree-Celsius warming

Scientists say the Earth is warming up fast, and policy makers have been urged to keep that warming to an increase of 2 degrees Celsius. But a new …

Scientists Confirm the Universe has no Direction

The universe is not spinning or stretched in any particular direction, according to the most stringent test yet. Looking out into the night sky, we …

Guitarist Randy Bachman Demystifies the Opening Chord of The Beatles’ ‘A Hard Day’s Night’

You could call it the magical mystery chord. The opening <i>clang</i> of the Beatles' 1964 hit, "A Hard Day's Night," is one of the most famous and …

Harnessing the Immune System to Fight Cancer

Steve Cara expected to sail through the routine medical tests required to increase his life insurance in October 2014. But the results were devastating. He had lung cancer, at age 53. It had begun to spread, and doctors told him it was inoperable.<p>A few years ago, they would have suggested …

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Here's What Cholesterol Can Do To the Brain

There’s growing evidence that the heart and brain are connected, since both rely on keeping the blood system healthy. Now, in a study published in …

Holistic Medicine

Aspirina puede bajar hasta 35% la incidencia del cáncer: especialista

Líneas de investigación en Estados Unidos y Reino Unidos establecen que el consumo de Aspirina por un lapso mayor a cinco años previene hasta 35 por ciento el riesgo de desarrollar cáncer, aseguró Salvador Moncada, director del Instituto de Ciencias del Cáncer, de la Universidad de Mánchester.<p>De …

Socialism or barbarism: Only the left can defeat the rise of the radical right

Brexit has taught us an important lesson: There are historic openings for the left — and also enormous challenges<p>President Obama pointed to globalization’s losers in an effort to explain the United Kingdom’s vote to leave the European Union, which took place just a few weeks before Republicans are …

Political Science

Al grito de ¡queremos comida!, los saqueos y disturbios sacuden Venezuela a diario | Noticias - Página Principal | Reuters

Por Alexandra Ulmer y Girish Gupta<p>Personas tratan de comprar pasta mientras policía antidisturbios trata de controlar a la multitud fuera de un supermercado en Caracas. 10 de junio de 2016. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins/Foto de archivo<p>CARACAS (Reuters) - Una mujer joven se desmaya por el calor …

5 Signs You're Much Smarter Than Average

Intelligence, or IQ, isn't what you know, but rather the pace at which you acquire new information. While IQ is far from being the only thing that determines success in life, a high IQ still isn't a bad thing to have. In fact, I don't know anyone who wouldn't mind having one.<p><i>"The difference between</i> …

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Science reveals what happens as you get drunker

Alcohol consumption has been a part of human culture for thousands of years. But while we have a general understanding of alcohol's effects — most …

Can Most Cancer Really Be Prevented?

Cancer is a complicated disease. We’re born with a certain number of genetic aberrations that can lead to the disease, and we also pick up some from …

Cancer

The Case Against Antibacterial Soap Is Getting Stronger

If you wash your hands in public restrooms, brush your teeth and wear antiperspirant, you’ve come in contact with triclosan, an antibacterial used in …

Microbiology

Obama administration reportedly planning more deportation raids

Immigration officials are planning a fresh round of deportation raids targeting hundreds of Central American families who entered the U.S. illegally, according to a published report.<p>Reuters reported Thursday that Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) has told field offices to make a 30-day …

Einstein's Theory of Relativity Holds True for Early Universe, 3D Map Confirms

Just over one hundred years after Albert Einstein proposed his general theory of relativity, scientists have mapped nearly 3,000 ancient galaxies to …

Will Earth survive when the sun becomes a red giant?

Now this is where things become a bit of a "good news/bad news" situation. The bad news, according to Schroder and Smith, is that the Earth will NOT …

Solar System

Softening on Trump? Remember this.

DO YOU remember when Donald Trump crudely mocked the disability of a New York Times reporter, and then lied about having done so?<p>No? That’s just as the Republican candidate might hope. Now that he is nearing the Republican nomination, he says he will become more “presidential.” After winning the …

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