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Mapped: The optimal road trip to see all the US national parks

RANDY OLSON, a Computer Science & Engineering Ph.D. candidate at Michigan State University, is a man who likes to design road trips. He has …

National Parks

25 “facts” that really aren’t: You’ve heard them all your life and they just aren’t true

Carrots improve your vision, bats are blind & there’s a 5-second rule when food falls on the floor, right? Well, no<p>There are scientific facts that most of us accept as true. The Earth is round. Check. E=MC squared. Check. Humans evolved from apes. Not exactly.<p>It might come as a surprise that …

Hpv

Meet the scientist connecting the dots between air pollution and dementia

At first blush, you might not think air quality is related to brain health. But what if the two are connected? Air pollution continues to worsen in …

Why We Should Stop Using Smartphone in Bed

We’re living in a tech obsessed world and you hear it time and time again: we need to put our smartphones away – especially when we’re getting ready …

Why brains are beautiful

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/health/1226000/1226837_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1522226710_3bc94d082e6dabb4484c0c408ab39ee0<p><b>When I picked up the human brain in my hands, several things ran through my mind. My immediate concern was I might drop it or that it would fall</b> …

Mental Health

What to Eat to Keep Your Mind Sharp | Inc.com

How solid is the science behind the so-called "healthy brain" diet?<p>Researchers from around the world have served the scientific community with new data recently that help explain why a Mediterranean diet is good for brain health, <i>Scientific American</i> reports. While there is no single ingredient that …

Holistic Medicine

3D Bioprinter Creates Bone, Muscle--And Cartilage For This Ear

Almost good enough to be transplanted into humans<p>Because the demand for donors’ organs and tissues is so high, researchers have spent years engineering synthetic tissues that could be transplanted into humans. But that’s not very easy to do—many of the gel-like tissues have been too mushy to be …

3D Printing

Dogs Are Even More Like Us Than We Thought

For one, canines shun people who are mean to their owners, a new study says.<p>It's likely no surprise to dog owners, but growing research suggests that man's best friend often acts more human than canine.<p>Dogs can read facial expressions, communicate jealousy, display empathy, and even watch TV, …

9 Snow-Loving Vehicles That Can Conquer Any Blizzard

Do your worst, old man winter. These rides can handle it.