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Researchers discover new 'GPS' neuron

An international research team led by the University of Amsterdam researchers Jeroen Bos, Martin Vinck and Cyriel Pennartz has identified a new type …

Your Intelligence Genes: 52 and Counting - LiveScience.com on Yahoo

CRKL in 22q11.2; a key gene that contributes to common birth defects

The 22q11.2 region of human chromosome 22 is a hotspot for a variety of birth defects. Scientists learned about this region because it is deleted in …

Scientists Have Identified 40 New Genes Linked to Intelligence

Finding the source of human intelligence.<p>Scientists have discovered 40 new genes that appear to be linked to intelligence, and the find could help …

Genetics

Here's The Single Best Type of Exercise For Your Brain, According to Scientists

Worth it.<p>Want an all-natural way to lift your mood, improve your memory, and protect your brain against age-related cognitive decline? Get moving.<p>A …

Can President Donald Trump share top secret information?

<b>Donald Trump has once again found himself at the centre of a storm - this time for reportedly sharing "codeword classified" information with the Russian ambassador.</b><p>The information, which related to the use of laptops on aircraft, is understood to have been passed to the Americans by an ally who had …

How Government Secrets Are Declassified and Disclosed

WASHINGTON — The news that President Trump disclosed highly classified information about the Islamic State during a meeting with Russian officials, jeopardizing an ally’s intelligence source, has raised interest in legal issues surrounding disclosures of classified information.<p><b>Who sets the rules</b> …

If the president says it, is it no longer classified?

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> If President Donald Trump did indeed reveal highly classified information to the Russian foreign minister and Russian ambassador, many lawmakers said his actions are irresponsible and potentially dangerous.<p>But were they illegal?<p>"This (what Trump did) is worse than criminal," Alan …

Donald Trump

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This Robot Completes a 2-Hour Brain Surgery Procedure in Just 2.5 Minutes

Doc Bot<p>Brain surgery is precision business, and one slip can spell doom for affected patients. Even in one of the most skilled jobs in the world, …

12 Easy Foods Swaps That Will Help You Lose Weight​

The best part? You don’t have to sacrifice flavor<p>When you’re trying to shed pounds, little changes to your diet can make a big difference.<p>“Making small changes is more doable because you don’t feel as deprived,” says Keri Gans, R.D.N., author of <i>The Small Change Diet</i>. “Feelings of deprivation can …

Antibiotic breakthrough: Team discovers how to overcome gram-negative bacterial defenses

Scientists report that they now know how to build a molecular Trojan horse that can penetrate gram-negative bacteria, solving a problem that for …

A ‘Colonoscopy Capsule’ Could Be on the Way

A new capsule robot may soon take some of the discomfort out of having a colonoscopy while still providing accurate results.<p>Traditionally, a …

California campers receive disturbing rape threats from group of outdoorsmen

A tranquil setting to unwind along the water became the scene of a harrowing incident.<p>A local couple thought they had found just what they were looking for in Colfax, Calif., but soon after they unpacked on Easter weekend, their storybook stay at the Bear River Campground felt more like the …

7 Ways Dermatologists Protect Their Skin—Without Totally Avoiding The Sun

Because nobody wants to skip the beach.<p>The sun's dark side, quantified: It is behind 80 percent of wrinkles and spots and is the primary cause of skin cancer. How can you enjoy a minute outdoors knowing that? The same way dermatologists do—with the clever protection methods they've developed to …

Dermatology

Trump orders review of national monuments, vows to ‘end these abuses and return control to the people’

By Juliet Eilperin<p>Juliet Eilperin<p>Reporter covering national affairs<p>Email Bio Follow<p>President Trump signed an executive order Wednesday instructing Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke to review any national monument created since Jan. 1, 1996, that spans at least 100,000 acres in a move he said would “end …

Forests

12 tips to styling your bookcases like a pro

Ready to open a new chapter in home decor? Here's a novel idea: bookshelves.<p>Creating bookshelf displays that are both functional and decorative is a simple, inexpensive way to refresh a room's interior and flash some personal style. We've gathered inspiring images of shelving design from our …

Showdown looms as Trump demands funding for wall on U.S.-Mexico border

By Kelsey Snell and<p>Kelsey Snell<p>Reporter<p>Bio<p>Robert Costa<p>Robert Costa<p>National political reporter covering the White House, Congress and campaigns<p>Email Bio Follow<p>President Trump and White House officials pressed congressional Republicans on Sunday to use the looming threat of a government shutdown to …

Republicans

The One Thing All Insanely Stylish People Have in Their Homes

What’s even better than the summer sun? An amazing bargain. Well, maybe that’s a bit of a stretch, but if you love those sun-kissed rays and a good …

Living Rooms

8 Pro Tips for Clearing Negative Energy Out of Your House

Your house can't give you the stink eye, but it can give you bad vibes. If trapped negative energy is bringing you down in your most sacred of spots, then it's time you cleared it out. For some advice on this sensitive issue, we consulted with Amy B. Scher, an energy therapist and the author of How …

Houseplants

The (Totally Doable) European Secret to Beautiful Rooms

When you think about renovating, you think first about the big things: converting an attic, adding new floors, re-doing a kitchen or bathroom. But …

Kitchen storage that will make your life easier

You need storage in every room of your home, but there is one space that demands more than most; your kitchen! Think about everything you need to …

A Plant Pro Demystifies 3 Important Things a Plant Needs

What could you grow when you were a kid? Summer Rayne Oakes discovered her love of — and knack for keeping alive — plants and nature while she was …

These are the things in your home you should be spring cleaning

The spring cleaning tradition stems from a time when people spent months holed up in their homes, warmed by a fire, and then mercilessly opened their windows and freed themselves of dust and dirt.<p>The renewing feeling of spring endures. Becky Rapinchuk, founder of the lifestyle website Clean Mama, …

Cleaning

Jake Gyllenhaal: Inside Man

On a Thursday in mid-January, an ice storm that will go on to create tornadoes in Texas and a 20-car pile-up in Kansas is stopping off first in …

New Videos Appear to Show Congolese Soldiers Shooting Civilians

KINSHASA, Democratic Republic of Congo — The emergence on Monday of several videos that appear to show uniformed soldiers shooting Congolese civilians has added urgency to calls for an international investigation of recently discovered mass graves in the Democratic Republic of Congo.<p>Last week, the …

Lloyd Conover, Inventor of Groundbreaking Antibiotic, Dies at 93

Lloyd H. Conover, a chemist whose breakthrough invention of one of the most effective and widely prescribed antibiotics, tetracycline, led to a whole new approach to developing such drugs, died on Saturday in St. Petersburg, Fla. He was 93.<p>His death was confirmed by his son Craig.<p>Dr. Conover …

The Five Ages of King Kong

Ever since the first “King Kong” movie in 1933, the giant, chest-pounding, helicopter-smacking, no-nonsense primate has meant different things to different generations, embodying both his science and his fiction. Kong has been a kind of canvas on which to paint the economic and political issues of …

‘Kong: Skull Island’ revives ‘King Kong’ with 70s-era style and welcome wit

By Ann Hornaday<p>Ann Hornaday<p>Movie critic<p>Email Bio Follow<p>Movie critic<p>‘Mark my words. There will never be a more screwed-up time in Washington.”<p>Thus speaks Bill Randa (John Goodman), a scientist who at the beginning of “Kong: Skull Island” arrives at the Capitol in 1973 to secure funding for a mission …