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IBM's Watson Wants to Examine Your DNA

With the help of Pathway Genomics, consumers might one day be able to "Ask Watson" for insights into their health.<p>PCMag reviews products …

Cognitive Computing

Video: Big Ten mascots join forces for 'Shake It Off' parody

Big Ten mascots, you’ve done it again!<p>When it comes to sticking together and joining forces on fun projects, few conference’s mascots rival the Big …

Ask an Expert: All About Getting a Workout without Equipment

Everyone <i>wants</i> to get into shape—but it's easy to find excuses to put off exercise. Maybe you feel like you don't have the right equipment, and just …

Trainers

How Chris McCandless Died

Twenty-one years ago this month, on September 6, 1992, the decomposed body of Christopher McCandless was discovered by moose hunters just outside the northern boundary of Denali National Park. He had died inside a rusting bus that served as a makeshift shelter for trappers, dog mushers, and other …

Indiana University

Wisconsin Man Suffers 100 Unwanted Orgasms A Day

<b>CHICAGO (CBS) —</b> What might seem like the gift that keeps on giving to some has been a non-stop nightmare for a Wisconsin man who suffers up to 100 …

Think different about local news

“Mobile changes everything” is now a cliche that is old and tired as I am after a redeye. But that doesn’t make it less true. Mobile is asking as to …

Ameer Abdullah makes his way

LINCOLN, Neb. -- When Ameer Abdullah arrived in the summer of 2011, an unheralded afterthought of a recruit, 5-foot-9 and 172 pounds soaking wet, …

Siblings

The art of misdirection | Apollo Robbins

Teenager Made Corsicana Walmart His Home

<i>UPDATED AT 12:36 PM</i><p><b>CORSICANA (CBSDFW.COM)</b> – His age 14. His address Walmart.<p>Employees of a Corsicana Walmart were shocked to find a teenage boy …

ISIS Members Threaten To Attack America [VIDEO]

10:24 PM 08/12/2014<p>Even as the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria fights to expand the territory under its control in the Middle East, statements from …

Painfully Slow Return To Running – 98.6 Dr. Pribut's Blog

I’m quickly adding this post for a buddy who needed some advice on how to avoid stress fractures and other injuries while returning to a high level …

Interval Training - Kickstart your Metabolism and Kick your Ass in 20 Minutes

<b>So you’ve heard amazing things about High Intensity Interval Training (HIIT).</b><p>You’re not quite sure what it is, only that people seem to like it and …

HIIT: 8 Week Cardio Interval Training Progression

8 Week Cardio Interval Training Progression Guide<p>Interval training is one of THE most effective ways to burn fat while preserving muscle. It's also …

What is Lactate and Lactate Threshold

Lactate threshold has been a term used for many years across all sports and it is one of the most daily pronounced terms in the world of training by …

Powerful Ad Shows What A Little Girl Hears When You Tell Her She's Pretty

A new Verizon commercial cites a sad statistic by the National Science Foundation: 66 percent of 4th grade girls say they like science and math, but only 18 percent of all college engineering majors are female.<p>People have offered many potential explanations for this discrepancy, but this ad …

How I Became an Unfair Teacher

It's easy to forget how tiny, arbitrary, everyday decisions can shape a kid's school experience.<p>In third grade, I got back a spelling quiz with red ink next to the word <i>kitchen</i>. I asked the teacher what my mistake was, and she pointed to my sloppy handwriting: “That <i>r</i> should be a <i>c</i>.”<p>“That is a <i>c</i>!” I …

Hidden pitfalls of a legal career

Experts warned lawyers and law students about common yet not-so-obvious practice pitfalls and overlooked opportunities during the American Bar …

Arizona’s Gamma Phi Beta Releases Recruitment Video To Showcase How Attractive They Are

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U.S. Marine Surprises His Siberian Husky!

ARS_Blog_DTOP_BelowTitle_300x250<p>This young man was deployed for 10 months, so you can imagine just how excited this siberian husky (who has ALWAYS …

Animal Rescue

When Gender Roles Are Reversed, People Have Very Different Reactions To Domestic Violence (Video)

Most people would agree that domestic violence is a very serious issue in society today, and one that shouldn't be taken lightly.<p>That is, of course, …

Domestic Violence

Dog Walks In Place Of Graduate

ARS_Blog_DTOP_BelowTitle_300x250<p>Service dogs are some of the most loyal and hardworking animals out there. They stay by their human’s side through …

Animal Rescue

Some Strange Things Are Happening To Astronauts Returning To Earth

A pug's emotional reaction to the end of "Homeward Bound".

Visceral

Flight Attendant Delivers Safety Talk That Leaves the Passengers in Stitches

• Share this via Facebook<p>Its a no smoking and please & thank you flight. She also told them it is a “you are such a good looking flight attendant …

How to make an old couch new again for $10

I may have mentioned a few – or a million – times how much I love my living room couch. I special-ordered it online from jcp.com. It has a chaise …