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Turn your vagina into a soundsystem with this new gadget

The vagina sound system is here – and after vagina emojis and vagina diversity, this shouldn’t really come as a surprise. But who the hell would want Justin Bieber or Drake blasting out of their lady parts? The answer is: pregnant women, apparently. Spanish company Babypod has invented what’s …

iCamPRO Smart Security Camera Robot With Night Vision (video)

Amaryllo has unveiled a new smart security camera they have created called the iCamPRO which has been designed to provide the world’s first 100 …

Scientific Santa Facts That Will Ruin Christmas

His sleigh would explode with the force of 500 billion tonnes of TNT, killing an estimated 100 million people.

HISTORIC DISCOVERY: Physicists 'PROVE' God DIDN'T create the Universe

NASAInflation theory: Mind-blowing expansion in nano seconds<p>The colossal question has troubled religions, philosophers and scientists since the dawn …

LG Shows Off 'Wallpaper' TV No Thicker Than a Sticker

If you thought TVs couldn't get any thinner, think again. LG Display's "wallpaper" panel is 55 inches wide, but less than a millimeter (four-hundredths of an inch) thick. It's so thin and light (just over 4 pounds) that it can be attached to the wall with a simple magnetic backing and then peeled …

OLEDs

Home-brewed heroin? Scientists create yeast that can make sugar into opiates

Researchers have managed to reproduce the way poppies create morphine in the wild, but warn that the technology needs urgent regulation<p>Home-brewed heroin could become a reality, scientists have warned, following the creation of yeast strains designed to convert sugar into opiates.<p>The advance marks …

The end of religion as we know it: Why churches can no longer hide the truth | Salon.com

The recent Pew survey shows that Islam is the fastest growing religion, not because people are converting to Islam, but because they’re having more babies. The fertility rate is much higher than that of any other religious group. That means we’re going to have more and more children growing up with …

New test can predict cancer up to 13 years before disease develops

People who develop cancer have shorter telomeres, the caps at the end of chromosomes which protect the DNA<p>Genetic changes can predict cancer up to 13 years in the future, according to new research.<p>Harvard and Northwestern University discovered that tiny but significant changes are already happening …

8 Drugs You Should Get a Second Opinion On

Be aware of the safety of your prescription drugs and which ones to skip<p>With 3,480 pages of fine print, the Physicians' Desk Reference (a.k.a. PDR) is not a quick read. That's because it contains every iota of information on more than 4,000 prescription medications. Heck, the PDR is medication—a …

Polish nurse cat may be the cutest medical practitioner in history

The cutest nurse at a Polish animal shelter is under a foot tall, with pointed ears and black fur.<p>Rademenes, a black cat who lives at the shelter in …

Pets

Research Confirms That Carbon Dioxide Led To Higher Temperatures In The Past

Over the past 400,000 years, the amount of carbon dioxide in the Earth’s atmosphere has periodically fluctuated, and along with it, so have global temperatures. When the concentration of CO2 has increased, global temperatures have also seen an increase – and vice versa.<p>The basic atmospheric …

Meet Little Foot - the 3.7 million-year-old human ancestor

Scientists say a new dating technique suggests that a human ancestor whose fossils were found in a South African cave lived about 3.7 million years ago<p>Scientists have said a sophisticated new dating technique shows that Little Foot, an important fossil of an early human forerunner unearthed in the …

This bill would make your medical marijuana legal across America

A new Senate medical marijuana bill called the the Compassionate Access, Research Expansion, and Respect States (CARERS) Act was proposed Tuesday; it …

No Big Bang? New Equation Suggests Eternal Universe

<b>It’s important to remember that the Big Bang Theory is just that – a theory.</b><p>A new quantum equation developed by Ahmed Farag Ali and Saurya Das, from …

Big Bang, Deflated? Universe May Have Had No Beginning

If a new theory turns out to be true, the universe may not have started with a bang.<p>In the new formulation, the universe was never a singularity, or …

Aspartame: By Far the Most Dangerous Substance Added to Most Foods Today

Aspartame is the technical name for the brand names NutraSweet, Equal, Spoonful, and Equal-Measure. It was discovered by accident in 1965 when James …

Diabetes

Demand for Apple Watch could use up third of world’s gold

We’re still waiting for the final pricing details on the Apple Watch, but if recent reports that Apple plans to sell one million gold Edition units a month are true, Apple Watch could wreak havoc on gold prices and do who knows what to the global economy.<p>Josh Center at TidBits has done some math on …