Politicians will keep control over research spending, not expert council: science minster
The Trudeau government came to power boasting that it “believes in science,” but it seems that faith goes only so far. Kirsty Duncan, the science minister, poured cool or cold...
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What Does Namaste Really Mean?
If you've ever taken yoga, then you know the two things that happen at the end of class. First, everyone does Savasana , aka the corpse pose, when you lie on your back in total...
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Excuse Me, Vice President: What Exactly Do You Mean By ‘Personal Responsibility'?
Dear Vice President Pence, I was scrolling Twitter a few nights ago and came across this tweet. And I'm going to be honest, it triggered something in me. You see, I've been...
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Software to Help Scientists Create Realistic Touch Sensation With Bionic Hands
A computer model that simulates the response of nerves in the hand to any pattern of touch stimulation on the skin has been found by Neuroscientists from the University of Chicago
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“Our House Is An Assembly Line” Pharrell Williams On Raising Triplets
Image via WENN Earlier this year, we reported that artist Pharrell Williams and his wife Helen Lasichanh welcomed a set of triplets to their family of three. When the news was...
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Waleed Aly defends Bachar Houli AFL tribunal involvement
The Project's Waleed Aly has publicly defended himself amid an onslaught of criticism he received following a two-game suspension handed down to Richmond player Bachar Houli.
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This Man Says a Starbucks Mix-Up Made Him Poop Like Crazy
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Rhode Island lawmakers plan vote on raw milk before last gavel
Ahead of its plans at week's end to adjourn sine de di, the Rhode Island General Assembly will vote, as early as today, on Senate Bill No. 247, which would establish rules and...
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Why Hazem El Masri could beat current Canterbury Bulldogs side on his own
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Could Teenage Weight Gain be Linked to Stroke Risk in Adulthood?
Eighty percent of overweight teens more likely to suffer from high blood pressure and a stroke in adulthood.
Breast Cancer: Family and Friends May Influence Treatment Decisions
Breast cancer is the abnormal proliferation of cells in the breast. A new study finds family and friends to likely influence the patient's treatment decisions.
President Trump likely to sign popular agro-terrorism bill
President Donald J. Trump is shortly expected to sign H.R. 1238, also called the “Securing our Agriculture and Food Act,” to coordinate efforts to defend U.S. food, agriculture...
Resveratrol compound in grapes found to kill cancer stem cells
The answer to preventing colon cancer could be literally dangling in front of you. That is, if you're in a vineyard. Scientists have recently discovered that grapes could hold...
Demand for Medical Cosmetic Procedures Increasing Worldwide
The International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery has released the results of its annual Global Aesthetic Survey for 2016. The United States ranks No. 1 for total number...
Why I Refuse to Watch What I Eat on Vacation
I am not one of those people who can eat whatever I want and never gain weight. I've also been lucky to have never seriously struggled with my weight. However, like most adult...
Which of these are you?
When it comes to our nutrition, most of want to eat better, we just don't know how. What really makes a change and gets us ready to break out of our old bad eating routines we...
Patients Hospitalized for Heart Failure Declined in US
Efforts to improve outpatient treatment and prevention measures have successfully reduced the number of heart failure patients needing hospitalization.
Protozoa and Giardia: The Most Common Causes of Waterborne Outbreaks
In developed countries, protozoa of the genera Cryptosporidium and Giardia are among the most common causes of waterborne diarrhoeal outbreaks.
Experts Still Trying to Make Sense of How Seizures Start and Spread
Epilepsy is a fairly common neurological disorder that affects 50 million people around the world. In the United States, it affects about 3 million people.