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Researchers discover real reason why turtles have shells
It is common knowledge that the modern turtle shell is largely used for protection. No other living vertebrate has so drastically altered it
Did Leonard Nimoy Fake His Own Death So He Could Seize Control of the Il...
In the heady days immediately following the Gulf of Tonkin incident, Leonard Nimoy made a profound decision. It was 1964 and America was bei
Engineers create artificial skin that can send pressure sensation to bra...
Stanford engineers have created a plastic "skin" that can detect how hard it is being pressed and generate an electric signal to deliver thi
New mathematical method reveals structure in neural activity in the brain
A newly-developed mathematical method can detect geometric structure in neural activity in the brain. "Previously, in order to understand th
How to Become a Conservative in Four Embarrassing Steps - NationofChange
Conservatives often turn to denial, dismissal, and/or belligerence through delusional thinking and a lack of empathy. We are living in a con
Stephen Hawking Says Humanity Won't Survive Without Leaving Earth
If humanity is to survive long-term, it must find a way to get off planet Earth — and fast, according to famed astrophysicist Stephen Hawkin
Batkid Brings Legendary Poster Icon Drew Struzan Out of Retirement
No one’s heartstrings are immune to Batkid, the adolescent leukemia patient who turned San [...]
Girlfriend of soldier killed in Ottawa shooting calls for a conversation...
The girlfriend of the soldier killed in the October 22 attack on Parliament Hill has called for Canada to “wake up” and reflect on how it tr
Honey, we could have a new weapon in the fight against antibiotic-resist...
A study at at Sweden's Lund University have identified a unique group of 13 lactic acid bacteria found in the honey stomach of bees and pass
New gene editing method corrects muscular dystrophy in mice
A new technique for gene editing that removes a mutation leading to a mouse model of Duchenne muscular dystrophy could have far-reaching con
True friends of Israel must criticize its policies | Toronto Star
Canada's political establishment has been largely uncritical of Israel and in that way has enabled the continuation of a broken peace proces
Six Studies That Show Everything Republicans Believe is Wrong
It's time for the right wing to stop lying about the minimum wage, taxes, global warming and more
Harper’s silence is cowardly, says ex Al-Jazeera head Burman | Toronto Star
Tony Burman, a former head of Al-Jazeera English, asks why Canada won't use its "bullhorn" to help journalists when it's happy to use it to
New Iconic Spiraling Skyscraper For Taichung - eVolo | Architecture Maga...
Architecture and Design Magazine for the 21st Century. Organizer of the Annual Skyscraper Architectural Competition.