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Economic games and social neuroscience methods can help elucidate the psychology of parochial altruism

The success of <i>Homo sapiens</i> can in large part be attributed to their highly social nature, and particularly their ability to live and work together in …

Medical Black Book app review, differentials and guidelines

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Religious Trauma Syndrome: How some organized religion leads to mental health problems

At age sixteen I began what would be a four year struggle with bulimia. When the symptoms started, I turned in desperation to adults who knew more …

Harvard Obstetrician Speaks on Safety of Giving Birth at Hospitals

There is a good chance that your grandparents were born at home. I am going to go ahead and assume they turned out fine, or at least fine enough, …

Pregnancy

Chemistry Departments Try to Attract More Students by Retooling the Major

Universities begin to overhaul traditional curricula in science field that some worry is churning out too few graduates for nation’s needs<p>Forget economics. Chemistry might be the real dismal science.<p>Undergraduate programs have been characterized for decades by rigid, yearlong sequences of organic, …

Education

Your eyes may reveal your morality

The eyes may be the window to the soul, but they can also lead you down a path of doom and immorality. Well, kind of. It turns out your gaze can …

National Academy of Sciences

These Are the Best Onion Rings You'll Ever Make at Home

<i>By Matt Duckor, Epicurious</i><p>Photo by Ditte Isager<p>Most of the foods we loved in our youth are forgettable when you really think about it. Eating Bagel Bites is like struggling to chew off damp pieces of cardboard. Lunchables were clearly dreamed up by a branding genius that made kids think it was cool …

A Rough Childhood Can Literally Age You Says a New Study

Childhood trauma and psychiatric conditions may cause individuals to experience accelerated aging, according to research published last week.<p>In a …

The Brain

8 Things Men Think While Going Down on You

The good, the bad, and the tongue pain<p>The high-functioning part of a man’s brain basically shuts down the minute your pants come off. It’s not that we don’t think; our thoughts just become, well, simple. <i>Naked woman. Must touch.</i><p>But that changes when we go down on you because, suddenly, we have a …

Sandpaper

The Surprising Way to Keep Avocados Fresh That Will Blow Your Mind

No saran wrap or plastic bags necessary<p>Avocadoes are packed withhealthy fats and potassium—but who hasn't put an unused avocado half in the fridge, only to find the fruit turned a totally unappetizing brown the next day? It's one of the most frustrating things about loading up on avocadoes—but …

Tibet Fast Facts

<b>(CNN) —</b> Here's a look at Tibet, which is often called "the roof of the world."<p><b>About Tibet:</b><br>(from National Bureau of Statistics of China)<b><br>Area:</b> 1.22 million sq km (approximately 474,000 sq miles)<p><b>Capital:</b> Lhasa<p><b>Population:</b> 3,310,000 (2016)<p><b>Language:</b> Tibetan<p><b>Government (China):</b> Governed by the Chinese …

Miss Tibet 2013 is from Wisconsin — and she's never been to Tibet

How do you have a national beauty pageant when, according to some officials, you don’t even have a nation? Or when the core identity of your nation might not really welcome a beauty pageant at all.<p>China considers Tibet to be part of China, not an independent country. And there are those who say the …

India admits Delhi matches Beijing for air pollution threatening public health

India's state air monitoring centre has admitted that pollution in Delhi is comparable to that of Beijing, but disputed a World Health Organisation (WHO) finding that the Indian capital had the dirtiest atmosphere in the world.<p>A study of 1,600 cities across 91 countries released on Wednesday by the …

Supreme Court backs EPA crackdown on cross-state pollution

Experts say 6-2 ruling could set the stage for more regulations on carbon emissions<p>The US Supreme Court this week ruled that the federal government can impose limits on power plant pollution that crosses state lines, marking a victory for the Obama administration and the Environmental Protection …

Nine Chinese cities suffered more days of severe smog than Beijing

Photographs of a smog-wreathed Tiananmen Square and the iconic headquarters of China Central Television dominated reports of Chinese pollution last year, but analysis shows nine other Chinese cities suffered more days of severe smog than the capital in 2013.<p>The worst was Xingtai, a city of more …

31 Delicious Things To Cook In March

If it's warm enough to actually go to the farmer's market, you might as well take advantage.<p><b>WHAT'S IN SEASON:</b><p>(This will vary depending on the time of the month and where you live.)<p>Artichokes<p>Arugula<p>Asparagus<p>Avocados<p>Beets<p>Broccoli<p>Brussels …

Associated Press News

The most commonly awarded grade at Harvard is an A

“The median grade in Harvard College is indeed an A-,” the school’s dean of education said today, according to the student newspaper. Even more stunning: “The most frequently awarded grade in Harvard College is actually a straight A.”<p>That ought to dispel any notion that Harvard is tough on its …

College & University

Associated Press News

Tensions flare over government 'land grabs' in China

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1026000/1026503_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524704079_eb95f3ee425163591daab0753d2733f1<p><b>With a blast from its foghorn, a huge cargo ship nudges its way down the Huangpu River, past Shanghai's skyscrapers on one side and the old waterfront</b> …

Associated Press News

8 Natural Ways to Feel More Energized

For when you’d rather not reach for a cup of coffee<p>FACT: 56 percent of women rely on coffee to rise and shine in the morning, according to a 1,008-person poll sponsored by the natural products company ChromaDex. Not super surprising considering modern women are so exhausted, but you don’t have to …

How to Build a Happier Brain

A neuropsychological approach to happiness, by meeting core needs (safety, satisfaction, and connection) and training neurons to overcome a negativity bias<p>There is a motif, in fiction and in life, of people having wonderful things happen to them, but still ending up unhappy. We can adapt to …

Immolations In Tibet: The Shame Of The World

In February 2009, Tapey, a young Tibetan monk in the Kirti Monastery in Ngaba upset because prayer ceremonies were canceled at his monastery, doused himself in gas, walked to an intersection and set himself on fire while holding a home-made Tibetan flag with a photo of the Dalai Lama on it. …

Making New Elements

How scientists create superheavy atoms.<p>Last year, scientists in Germany set out to create the heaviest known element in the universe: element 119. For five months, they attempted to fuse the atoms of two lighter elements to form one large atom with 119 protons in its nucleus. Like other …

Contemplative Science: Where Buddhism and Neuroscience Converge (Columbia Series in Science and Religion)

Science has long treated religion as a set of personal beliefs that have little to do with a rational understanding of the mind and the universe. …