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Why it's OK to sleep with him on the first date

Andrea Syrtash explains why it’s OK to sleep with him on the first date (Photo by Getty Images).<p>When it comes to the Wild West of dating, the world …

Relationships

Proteins Could Form The Heart Of New Electronic Gadgets

How protein switches might work in chemical detectors and other electronics<p>Wonder if it will catch on. A new paper, posted on the database arXiv, introduces a name for a new field of research: proteotronics, or the study and development of electronic circuits with proteins as a plug-in …

Dating 101: The New Rules

The times, they are a-changin’. And, in the city, they're changing even faster than usual. Our hyper-distracted temperament, grass-is-greener FOMO, …

Relationships

The 5 Dating Myths That Are Keeping You From Finding Love

<b>Myth 1. The love of your life has to be your best friend.</b><p>Let's get this straight right now. A man is not going to be your best friend. If he's emotionally healthy, he is happy to be your greatest protector and he will willingly fix anything for you when he can. But he's not going to get involved in …

Finally, A Use For Tobacco That Doesn’t Kill You: Making Drugs

From producing flu vaccines to a potential cancer drug, scientists are discovering that tobacco plants are useful for things other than getting us addicted.<p>Tobacco is normally bad for our health. Now that could change, as one biotech company starts using it to make vaccines that save …

Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter MRO

NASA.gov brings you the latest images, videos and news from America's space agency. Get the latest updates on NASA missions, watch NASA TV live, and …

If the Moon Were Only One Pixel: a Scale Model of the Solar System

One of my favorite pet peeves is the inability of conventional models to accurately convey the gigantic scale of the Solar System. Most of us grew up …

Why Is This A Special Time For The Universe?

<i>You might be surprised to know that you’re living in a very special time in the Universe. And in the far future, our descendant astronomers will wish</i> …

Israeli scientists shoot for the moon with dishwasher-sized spacecraft

JERUSALEM (Reuters) - It’s only the size of a dishwasher and weighs as much as giant panda, but its inventors are hoping this spacecraft will go where no other Israeli vessel has gone before - to the moon.<p>The co-founders of SpaceIL Yariv Bash (L), Kfir Damari (C) and Yonatan Winetraub stand next to …

Hubble shows galaxy being ripped apart – video

An image taken by the Hubble telescope in 2009 shows dust and stars being ripped from galaxy ESO 137-001 as it moves through a hot galaxy cluster. ESO 137-001 is located in the southern constellation of Triangulum Australe – the southern triangle – and is a part of Norma Cluster. The galaxy cluster …

Who Buried the $10 Million in Coins Found by a California Couple—and Why?

What they found, where it's from—and what are the odds?<p>The dream of discovering buried treasure came true for a California couple who found a real pot of gold while walking their dog. The largest such hoard ever found in the U.S. is comprised of 1,411 gold coins, minted between 1847 and 1894, worth …

Pushy Black Holes Stop Elliptical Galaxies From Forming Stars

Contradicting past theories, cold gas has been found in abundance in some elliptical galaxies — showing that there must be some other explanation why …

Black hole photography by Fabian Oefner

‘Black Hole’ is a series by Swiss photographer Fabian Oefner, in which science basically does its best Jackson Pollock impression, creating these …

Why it’s not “Rain Woman”

AUTISM is a strange condition. Sometimes its symptoms of “social blindness” (an inability to read or comprehend the emotions of others) occur alone. …

On Social Media, the Kids Are All Right

What Escapes A Black Hole?

Now that's dark<p>Black holes have a bad rap. They’re known for sucking in everything around them, but matter can actually break away from their grasp, in the form of jets. Although astronomers have been aware of this for half a century, they didn’t know what exactly the jets were made of until last …