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Homeless Population Decreasing Thanks to ‘Housing-First’ Approach

Homelessness

With a single warrant, US feds listened in on 3.3 million phone calls

Librarianship

Turmeric, red grape, and apple compounds 'starve' prostate cancer cells

What do turmeric, apples, and grapes have in common? According to a new study, they could hold the key to preventing and treating one of the most …

Cancer

How to install Linux on a Chromebook (and why you should)

Crouton and Gallium OS turn Chromebooks into Linux laptops.<p>Chromebooks are one of the most secure devices you can give a non-technical end user, and …

Scientists filmed DNA replication for the first time, and the results could cause a 'paradigm shift'

The real-time footage has revealed that this fundamental part of life incorporates an unexpected amount of 'randomness', and it could force a major rethink into how genetic replication occurs without mutations.<p>"It's a real paradigm shift, and undermines a great deal of what's in the textbooks," …

YSK: Nutritious free meals are available for children and teens 18 and younger at many locations throughout USA throughout the summer while school is out of session.

The Summer Food Service Program (SFSP) ensures that low-income children continue to receive nutritious meals when school is not in session. This …

GPU Lines

If a laptop's brain is the CPU, then consider the GPU the occipital lobe. Responsible for rendering images, video and animations in either 2D or 3D …

Laptops

Spies in the Skies — See Maps Showing Where FBI Planes Are Watching From Above

TIL that when a scientist attempted to blow the whistle on the FDA for approving an unsafe medical device, the FDA installed spyware to record his private emails and surfing activities, and then used the information to smear him and other whistleblowers. : todayilearned

Spyware

/u/bungerman on AT&T Is Spying on Americans for Profit, New Documents Reveal

vlock – A Smart Way to Lock User Virtual Console or Terminal in Linux

Virtual consoles are very important features of Linux, and they provide a system user a shell prompt to use the system in a non-graphical setup which …

The 10 Fundamentals Of Rewiring Your Brain

Neuroplasticity has become a buzzword in psychology and scientific circles, as well as outside of them, promising that you can "re-wire" your brain to improve everything from health and mental wellbeing to quality of life. There's a lot of conflicting, misleading, and erroneous information out …

Configure Static IPv4 Addresses for More Reliable Networking on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

Using static IPv4 addresses with server administration is helpful in a multitude of situations. It allows for configurations and services to know …

Linux

Australian Spiders Try to Flee Floods, Cover Town With a Giant Web Instead

Classic nightmare material.<p>When you and your whole family need to escape flood waters, what do you do? Well if you’re a spider, apparently you cover …

What if PTSD Is More Physical Than Psychological?

In early 2012, a neuropathologist named Daniel Perl was examining a slide of human brain tissue when he saw something odd and unfamiliar in the wormlike squiggles and folds. It looked like brown dust; a distinctive pattern of tiny scars. Perl was intrigued. At 69, he had examined 20,000 brains over …

This Is Why Smart People Prefer Fewer Friends

Smart people value friendships and relationships just like anyone else, but they tend to be more selective with how they spend their time.

Relationships

A Scientist's Dream Fulfilled: Harnessing The Immune System To Fight Cancer

Sharon Belvin's nightmare with cancer began in 2004, when she was just 22.<p>Belvin was an avid runner but said she suddenly found she couldn't climb the stairs without "a lot of difficulty breathing."<p>Eventually, after months of fruitless treatments for lung ailments like bronchitis, she was diagnosed …

Cancer

GALPon MiniNo Makes Kid-Friendly Lightweight Linux | Reviews

GALPon MiniNo is one of the strangest and most distinctive Linux distros to grace the Linux Picks and Pans computer screens. Those two traits make it …

10 Proven Ways To Grow Your Brain: Neurogenesis And Neuroplasticity

Scientists once thought the brain stopped developing after the first few years of life. But new research has shown that the brain can form new neural pathways and create neurons even in adulthood (Neuroplasticity and Neurogenesis).<p>Exercise for 30 minutes per day or meditation stimulates the …

Secret Heartbeat Of America: The CIA And Drugs (1999) -- 1987 investigation into two murders leads to the heart of a massive C.I.A. drug and weapons smuggling operation based in Mena, Arkansas and raises questions about US government involvement in drug and weapons trafficking worldwide

Trimage - A Lossless PNG and JPG Compressor Tool For Linux

If you work with websites regularly or if you’re a writer like me and you often have to post images on the internet, then you’ll realize the …

LabXNow-Code, Develop and Test Software From Anywhere On The Cloud

The practice of using a network of shared remote servers hosted on the Internet is gaining popularity and many people around the world are now …

Multiple Sclerosis could be reversed with calorie-restricted diet, study suggests

A calorie-restricted diet which mimics the effects of fasting may reverse the symptoms of multiple sclerosis and help repair the damage caused by the disease.<p>Scientists are so excited about the finding that they are moving to large human trials and are already recommending it for very ill patients …

The Shameful Way Feds Protected Convicted Pedophile Billionaire Jeffrey Epstein

The FBI Is Keeping Quiet About Who's Listed in Its Biometrics Database

1K<p>41<p>1<p>10<p>26<p>Shares 1K<p><i>The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) is attempting to suppress information about a massive database which contains</i> …

Surveillance

10 things men should do every day (according to science)

We all know the basics – exercise, eat vegetables, never look at booze or bacon, etc – but what else should we be doing every day for a better, healthier, happier life?<p>To paraphrase the slogan of a popular sugary treat, only science has the answer ...<p>1. Play computer games<p>Ever wanted a bigger …

People are paying $48 to fall asleep in SF and wake up in LA

If you're traveling between San Francisco and Los Angeles, perhaps the least expensive and most comfortable option is in the back of a bus.<p>A Sleep …

San Francisco

Audio fingerprinting being used to track web users, study finds

A wide-scale study of online trackers carried out by researchers at Princeton University has identified a new technique being used to try to strip web users of their privacy, as well as quantifying the ongoing usage of some better-known tracking techniques.<p>The new technique unearthed by the study …

What's a Food Industry to Do?