Kelli Govaert

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The Science About When Life Begins Makes Pro-Choicers Look Terrible

Pro-abortion rhetoric is really hard to follow. I was recently asked to give the pro-life side in an abortion debate on the Laura Ingraham radio …

Pregnancy

Know These Symptoms Of The Leading Causes Of Maternal Death

Image: tatyana_tomsickova / Getty Images<p>In her <i>Vogue</i> cover story earlier this year, Serena Williams shared how she nearly died after giving birth to …

Pregnancy

Police: Black Woman Who Said ‘I Hate White People’ Before Attacking Passengers on Bus Charged With Hate Crime

A black woman in Maryland is facing hate crime charges after police say she declared her hate for “white people” before attacking two white …

Crime

Canada just legalized marijuana. That has big implications for US drug policy.

It’s the second country in the world to legalize pot, following Uruguay.<p>Canada has become the first wealthy nation in the world to fully legalize marijuana.<p>The Senate approved Bill C-45, also known as the Cannabis Act, on Tuesday. The measure was already approved by the House of Commons, so the …

Cannabis

No, You’re Not Perfect ‘Just the Way You Are’

Chris Pratt tells an eternal truth.<p>I once had a pastor who never, ever delivered the Good News of the Gospel without first sharing the bad news. In …

Jesus

CNN Tries To Shame Border Patrol Agent — He Flips The Script And Leaves Host Speechless

8:43 PM 06/19/2018<p>CNN brought on Chris Cabrera, a spokesperson for the National Border Patrol Council, Tuesday to discuss the Trump administration …

Donald Trump

Leave those kids alone: 'helicopter parenting' linked to behavioural problems

Children whose parents are over-controlling “helicopter parents” when they are toddlers, are less able to control their emotions and impulses as they get older apparently leading to more problems with school, new research suggests.<p>The study looked at to what degree mothers of toddlers dominated …

Psychology

The Best Breakfast Is Easy, Healthy and Affordable

Eating breakfast every morning is important, but what you choose to eat is likely even more important. If you want to prevent spikes in hunger pangs …

Breakfast

32 Genius Gadgets Under $40 On Amazon That Are Basically Out Of A Black Mirror Episode

<i>Black Mirror</i> is science fiction, but sometimes it hits pretty close to home — and today’s modern world is actually filled with high-tech devices that …

Black Mirror

Why Women May Need to Read This Disclaimer Before Seeing ‘Tully’

Experts say while the new Charlize Theron movie accurately depicts the issues around postpartum mental health, it doesn’t fully explain diagnosis and …

Long-term antidepressant use linked to higher dementia risk

Antidepressants may significantly increase the risk of developing dementia, experts have warned.<p>A major new study, published in the British Medical Journal, found a “robust link” between the degenerative disease and the medication, even when taken up to 20 years before a diagnosis.<p>It suggests some …

12 Things You Can Do to Build Your Child's Confidence, Starting Now

Every parent wants their child to have as much confidence in themselves as possible. A high level of self-esteem can take our children far in life, inspiring them to shoot for the stars and to believe they can achieve anything they set their minds to. Confident children are more likely to turn into …

Kids

Google Keeps a Record of Your ENTIRE Search History. Here’s How to Delete It in 4 Easy Steps

You can also download a file of your entire search history.<p>YouTube. Panera. Facebook. Equifax. Every week, it seems, there’s a new hack to worry …

Orbiform Rolls Like A Ball Without Being A Sphere

AltDynamic have machined a mathematically perfect solid of constant width that is capable of rolling like a ball even though it is not a perfect …

Georgia sheriff’s welcome sign is also a hilarious warning – and it’s gone viral

A welcome sign from the sheriff of Harris County went viral on social media after people read its hilarious message that doubles as a warning.<p><b>Here’s what the sign said</b><p>“Our citizens have concealed weapons,” the sign read. “If you kill someone, we might kill you back.”<p>“We have ONE jail and 356 …

The Latest Example of Free Speech Taking Another Hit

Opinion<p>Free Speech Takes Another Hit<p>Posted: Apr 05, 2018 12:01 AM<p><i>The opinions expressed by columnists are their own and do not represent the views of</i> …

Twitter MOCKS gun-grabbing Parkland kid angry over this ‘violation of privacy’

While the partisan screaming and shouting about the gun debate continues in the country, the gun-grabbing Parkland kids are continuing to be …

The Truth About Sex Differences

It's time for a grown-up conversation about sex. No, not <i>that</i> one. The other one, about the minds of men and women. Converging lines of empirical …

Facebook employees are in disbelief that a bombshell memo justifying questionable practices to grow at all costs was leaked — and some think spies might be to blame

Facebook is reeling after BuzzFeed on Thursday published an explosive memo from the senior Facebook leader Andrew Bosworth.<p>Bosworth, a vice president at Facebook who's known as Boz, wrote in June 2016 that Facebook's "questionable contact importing practices" and other so-called growth-hacking …

Google Knows Literally Everything About You - Here's How To Delete That Data

Take back control of your information with these easy steps.<p>Google, just like Facebook, collects a lot of personal data about its users. While many …

The Number One Thing You Need to Do to Lose Weight Forever, According to Experts

Want to lose a little—or a lot—of weight? Forget the get-slim-quick gimmicks and magic bullets and follow the advice of these weight loss pros …

10 ways to fix your home Wi-Fi problems

When Wi-Fi slows down, so does our entire life. Our email and browsers stop loading. Our streaming movies freeze. Alexa stops responding. Our phones revert to data plans. Everything buffers at the same time, ruining the momentum of your routine.<p>There are plenty of reasons your Wi-Fi keeps slowing …

Wi-Fi

We Just Detected Signals From The Very First Stars in Our Universe - And It's Not What We Expected

This is a HUGE moment for science.<p>The Big Bang may have been bright and dramatic, but immediately after it occurred the Universe got extremely dark …

Dark Matter

Here Are All the Dates and Locations You Need to Know For the 2018 Winter Olympics

The 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympics are opening on Feb. 9, bringing athletes and spectators from around the world to South Korea’s Gangwon …

5 Big Stories to Watch at the Winter Olympics

Think you’re ready for the 2018 Winter Olympics in PyeongChang? The Winter Games are set to begin this Friday, Feb. 9, with the opening ceremony<b>—</b>and …

Why Facebook and Instagram should kill the Like button

The Like button must die.<p>More than any other feature, the thumbs-up on Facebook — along with its cousins, the Instagram and Twitter hearts — …

Partial Solar Eclipse and 6 More Can't-Miss Sky Events in February

Get ready to see a sprinkling of meteors, a Martian showdown, a "false dawn," and more amazing celestial sights.<p>The coming month heralds the return of a cosmic pyramid, a series of stunning lunar pairings, and a partial solar eclipse. You’ll even have the chance to spy on Mars meeting up with its …

Astronomy

15 Genius Apps Anyone With Anxiety Needs To Download

Whether you have an anxiety disorder, or simply feel worried sometimes, there are apps that can help with anxiety, and get you through your day. …

Apps

Rare Sight of Super Blue Blood Moon and Lunar Eclipse: Pictures

Burma

See it! Super Blue Moon eclipse photos

It was a Blue Moon, a supermoon and a moon in total eclipse. EarthSky community members around the world came through as always with awesome …