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New cancer drug attacks tumors regardless of where they are

A new study found tumors with a certain marker can be targeted by the drug pembrolizumab regardless of where they are in the body. The drug's success …

Precision Oncology Drug Shows Power Of Cancer Genomics

One of the most remarkable papers from this year’s big cancer meeting drew attention to an experimental drug called larotrectinib. This novel medicine, a pill manufactured by Loxo Oncology, helped children and adults with 17 types of otherwise incurable cancers, including some notoriously …

Cancer

Tesla's sleek solar panels are easier to install on your roof

Tesla's home energy efforts might be centered around its solar roofs, but it knows that not everyone can (or wants to) rip up their roof just to bring renewable energy to their home. To that end, the company is offering a first glimpse at Panasonic-made solar panels that would go on top of your …

This Flower-Shaped Solar Panel Can Power Your Entire Home

The Smartflower is designed to follow the sun throughout the day, like a sunflower.<p>Solar energy is getting even more buzz lately, with Tesla's new solar shingles hitting the market this month and Route 66 scheduled for a solar panel makeover. But a new product from an Austrian company could soon …

Our 10 Favorite New Features Headed to the Apple Watch

The most interesting personal technology product of the year, without question, is the Apple Watch. The company's executives who spoke on stage today …

Apple Watch tips: Use Force Touch to start new messages, change music source, clear all notifications, more

Tips<p>To cope with Apple Watch's relatively small screen size, Apple introduced a hardware feature called Force Touch that invokes app and UI commands …

Apple Watch

The Apple Watch as a fitness device (as written by a runner)

I was supposed to review the Apple Watch. That was the plan, but then, when Engadget had its first chance to test the device, I was on vacation. Specifically, I was in France, where I ran the Paris Marathon, my sixth 26.2-mile race in five years. As it happens, our Editor-in-Chief Michael wrote a …

How Force Touch unlocks the power of your Apple Watch

Early adopters of the Apple Watch are still exploring the new wearable to discover all its hidden functionality. The least obvious feature in Apple’s newest device is Force Touch, which lets you change some settings by pressing firmly on the screen.<p>It’s a weird thing to get used to, and sometimes …

Here's everything Siri can do on your Apple Watch

<b>Updated March 2017:</b> Added information for Siri in watchOS 3.2.<p>Typing on an iPhone is fine — typing on an Apple Watch, less so. Wrist-sized screens …

The 12 Biggest Life Secrets Forgotten by Mankind — myscienceacademy.org

Credit: Nikolai-Models<p>The more I ponder about life, the more I come to one solid realisation: The biggest curse and predicament of modern Man is …

The Rough Road of Honest Discovery

Anyone who thinks waking up is simply a spontaneous event or some kind of cake walk hasn’t woken up yet. It takes a lot to arrive at the door of …

Finding peace in life’s major storms

Steven Shallenberger has led several companies and worked with top executive teams as a consultant. His Salt Lake City company is called Becoming Your Best, and that's what he encourages with his clients. He teaches them to lead with vision, manage with a plan, and innovate through imagination. But …

4 Mantras For Love & Happiness

"<i>Love and compassion … are the ultimate source of human happiness, and the need for them lies at the very core of our being." -</i>Dalai Lama<p>We were born …

What Exactly does Jesus Mean by “The Heart”? (Part I of II)

<b>Dear Father John, when I hear the readings at Mass, I hear Jesus talk about the heart all the time. But, what exactly does He mean?</b><p>THE FIRST ARENA of …

Dr Eben Alexander has lost his scepticism about the after-life 

The wife who came back to earth as a butterfly: The poignant moment that a grieving husband lost his scepticism about the after-life<p>Leading …

God Is the New Physics

When spirituality and physics started to be linked, many scientists called it the use of metaphor. It couldn't literally be true that there was a Tao of Physics that linked quantum mechanics to ancient Chinese philosophy. At best there might be a weak link -- God and the new physics -- the way one …

The Challenge of Spiritual Balance on Earth

Jed Shlackman, <i>Contributor</i> <b><br>Waking Times</b><p>The path of the spiritual adept progressing toward mastery is one that requires a steadfast commitment toward …

How to Be 10 Percent Happier

After an on-air panic attack, ABC newsman Dan Harris embarked on a journey of faith — and discovered a path to well-being.<p>When ABCtelevision …

Mindfulness

5 Mindful Steps to a More Grateful (and Happy) Life - Mindful

There is no better moment than now while reading these words to consider what you are thankful for. In fact, there is actually no other moment than …

Mindfulness

How Breath and Meditation Transformed My Life

I adjusted the snorkeling gear to fit my mouth so that I could breathe with ease. In the clear blue waters of the Pacific near the Molokini Crater in Maui, I saw a paradise of fish and coral. In complete awe of this grandeur, my mind became still and I floated effortlessly. I knew I was in a …