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DIY Science: how to create a bottled cloud

To celebrate British Science Week, we’ve road-tested a selection of fun experiments for you to try at home – here's how to make a cloud in a …


DIY Science: how to make an unpoppable balloon

To celebrate British Science Week, we’ve road-tested a selection of fun experiments for you to try at home – here's how to make an unpoppable balloon.<p>…


The Haskell Free Library Straddles the Border of Two Countries

You enter the Haskell Free Library and Opera House in Derby Line, Vermont, but if you venture toward the nearby bookshelves, you'll find yourself in …


Doctors and a Nutritionist Reveal the Top Foods Responsible for Inflammation

If there's one word that's entered the public consciousness in a big way over the past few years when it comes to understanding our food choices, …


Would You Be Able to Pass a World War I Military Literary Test?

Though reading and writing might not come to mind as the first requirement for trench warfare, during the early 20th century, the U.S. Army became …

New York Times

Missing Flight MH370 'found' on Google Earth 'riddled with bullet holes in middle of the ocean'

Doomed Flight MH370 has been 'found' on Google Earth, according to an Australian amateur expert in air crash investigations.<p>The flight, carrying 239 …

Google Earth

Some Of The Best Rock Songs You May Have Missed

Rock music gets a lot of criticism these days for falling behind hip-hop and pop in the public consciousness. But just because fewer rock bands are crossing over with big pop radio hits doesn’t mean that excellent rock songs aren’t being released. In fact, so much good rock is coming out regularly, …

Indie Music

How Being Sleep Deprived Alters a Brain Connection That Causes Fear and Anxiety

Your co-worker sluggishly walks into the office and tells you they were up all night working on their client pitch. Do you marvel at their dedication …

World Health Organization

Why the Brain-Body Connection Is More Important Than We Think

Our brains aren’t flying solo; our emotions also come into play when we’re interacting with the world, new research finds.<p>The idea that our brains are like giant supercomputers, orchestrating and determining everything we do, has gained ground in recent years. So too have ideas that a short time …


Your Gut and Your Resistance to Stress

Could your gut be affecting your mental health?<p>The science is young, but we see the connection to the gut in some psychiatric conditions like …

Medical Research

Revealed: 50 million Facebook profiles harvested for Cambridge Analytica in major data breach

Whistleblower describes how firm linked to former Trump adviser Steve Bannon compiled user data to target American voters<p>• How Cambridge Analytica’s algorithms turned ‘likes’ into a political tool<p>The data analytics firm that worked with Donald Trump’s election team and the winning Brexit campaign …

Cambridge Analytica

'Journey's End' Review: Old-Fashioned WWI Tale Will Leave You Shattered

Adaptation of soldiers in the trenches awaiting their fate doesn't try to update its story – and is more powerful for it<p>Over three days of fighting …

Peter Travers

To Control Your Life, Control What You Pay Attention To

One of the best insights on what true productivity means in the 21st century dates back to 1890. In his book <i>The Principles of Psychology, Vol.1</i>, William James wrote a simple statement that’s packed with meaning: “My experience is what I agree to attend to.”<p>Your attention determines the experiences …

Time Management

How to Heal the "Vagus Nerve" to Heal Your Mind & Body


WHO launches health review after microplastics found in 90% of bottled water

Researchers find levels of plastic fibres in popular bottled water brands could be twice as high as those found in tap water<p>The World Health Organisation (WHO) has announced a review into the potential risks of plastic in drinking water after a new analysis of some of the world’s most popular …


Alaska Airlines Co-Pilot: My Captain Drugged and Raped Me Between Flights

Betty Pina, a decorated Army chopper pilot, claims the company is liable for the captain’s behavior that night—but more for its failure to hold him …

Alaska Airlines

Theranos chief executive Elizabeth Holmes charged with massive fraud

Elizabeth Holmes, founder and chief executive of the blood-testing company Theranos, has been charged by the Securities and Exchange Commission with an “elaborate, years-long fraud” in which she and former company president Ramesh “Sunny” Balwani allegedly “deceived investors into believing that …

Genetic Engineering

Ancient DNA Is Rewriting Human (and Neanderthal) History

The genomes of the long dead are turning up all sorts of unexpected and controversial findings.<p>Geneticist David Reich used to study the living, but now he studies the dead.<p>The precipitating event came in the form of 40,000-year-old Neanderthal bones found in a Croatian cave. So well-preserved were …


iOS 11.3 is coming: Get your iPhone and iPad ready for the upgrade

Here's what you need to do to make sure that your upgrade goes smoothly and you don't lose any data.<p><i>Video: iOS 11 bug crashes iPhones and disables</i> …


A robot can build this $10,000 house within 12 hours — take a look inside

Building a house by hand can be both time-consuming and costly, so some homebuilders are now automating part of the construction process.<p>The homebuilding startup ICON uses a 3D-printing robot that can make parts for houses. The machine can print the walls, roof, and floor of a 650-square-foot model …

El Salvador

Hackers learn to hurdle two-factor authentication

For years, cyber security experts have been urging users to add a second layer of authentication to their accounts, often a code sent by text message …


Billionaire signs up to be killed, have brain digitally preserved

A Silicon Valley billionaire is paying the ultimate price for immortality: death.<p>Well, that, and a spare 10 grand.<p>Entrepreneur Sam Altman is one of …

Silicon Valley

National data says substance abuse is on the decline. These charts tell a different story.

National averages hide the counties that desperately need our help.<p>In a country as large as the United States, national averages can quickly lose all meaning. Deaths from alcohol use disorders, for example, have dropped nationally by 8.1 percent since 1980. But in some counties, deaths have doubled …

Mental Health

Astronaut's gene expression no longer same as his identical twin, NASA finds

<b>(CNN) —</b> Spending a year in space not only changes your outlook, it transforms your gene expression.<p>Preliminary results from NASA's Twins Study reveal that 7% of astronaut Scott Kelly's genetic expression -- how his genes function within cells -- did not return to baseline after his return to Earth …


How to Change Your Life in Just One Day

Imagine that with just one wave of a magic wand you could turn your entire life around. Well, you my dear, hold the power to use that wand at any …

Improving Kenya’s Soybean Supply Chain to Support Smallholder Farmers

Tomoko Yakushigawa<p>Born in 1988. Graduated summa cum laude from the University of Texas at Arlington in 2011 with bachelor's degrees in political …


Meet In-N-Out’s Billionaire Owner, a Millennial Drag Racing Enthusiast Who Has Been Married 4 Times and Escaped Kidnapping Twice

And she's very serious about the burger chain's future.<p>In-N-Out Burger was founded in 1948, but new blood has recently taken over. The …

Jay Leno

Your smart TV may be prey for hackers and collecting more info than you realize, 'Consumer Reports' warns

Consumer Reports shows how easy it was to hack into TVs from Samsung and TCL. Jefferson Graham reports. USA TODAY


Consumer Reports says these are the 10 worst car brands

Consumer Reports looks at how vehicle brands, as a whole, stack up. Here are some of the worst. USA TODAY<p>Searching for a new car? You'll want to check out Consumer Reports' list of the top 10 most reliable cars for 2017. The list is based on data collected from more than 640,000 vehicles. USA TODAY

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