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Your Neanderthal DNA is Causing You Problems

Your Neanderthal DNA is Causing You Problems

Humans' Neanderthal DNA is linked to a number of conditions.

The 5-Second Rule is Actually True – NASA Says So

The 5-Second Rule is Actually True – NASA Says So

Cleanliness is certainly good, but have Americans actually over-obsessed in this area?

Is It Okay to Have a Drink While You’re Pregnant?

Is It Okay to Have a Drink While You’re Pregnant?

On Tuesday, the CDC recommended that all women who are sexually active, fertile, and don't use birth control should stop drinking. 

Proposal Advocates Raising the Gun Age to 25

Proposal Advocates Raising the Gun Age to 25

It raises some deep questions.

Nature vs. The Machines

Nature vs. The Machines

Eagles are being trained to take down drones.

Britain to Begin Altering the DNA of Human Embryos

Britain to Begin Altering the DNA of Human Embryos

Not just science fiction anymore. 

"Risk Compensation": A Paradox Whose Time May Have Come

"Risk Compensation": A Paradox Whose Time May Have Come

“Risk compensation” is the theory that adopting certain safety measures can actually increase risky behavior.

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