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Letting children use iPads may harm language development

Playing games on iPads and other touch screen computers linked to poor speech development<p>Parents should think twice before allowing toddlers to play Angry Birds or other games on ipads or phones, it was warned after researchers found they were linked with poorer speech.<p>Doctors found that toddlers …

Touchscreens

The Tragic Story of How Einstein’s Brain Was Stolen and Wasn’t Even Special

My headline may be a bit misleading. Albert Einstein, the Nobel prize-winning physicist who gave the world the theory of relativity, <i>E</i> = <i>mc</i>2, and the law of the photoelectric effect, obviously had a special brain. So special that when he died in Princeton Hospital, on April 18, 1955, the pathologist …

Poisoned inheritance

DOCTORS recommend that women who are pregnant, or plan to be, eat plenty of green, leafy vegetables. These are a source of vitamin B9—or folate, as …

Methylation

Below 10,000 feet: gadgets on planes

It's a symbolic victory, but it feels good<p>By Phil Nickinson<p>Flying is a pain in the ass. Very few people will argue with that. It’s all that wasted …

Bullets and Toothpicks: Inside Hong Kong's gaming scene

The first time I visited Hong Kong was in 1987. The ferry rocked into port, foghorn blaring as the city stirred beneath a greasy morning smog. After …