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UK Woman Gives Birth Twice in Just 8 Months

By | Fri, 01/25/2013 - 17:53

A 26-year-old woman from the UK has given birth twice in the span of eight months, and the babies are not twins.


People Who Always Multitask Are Actually The Worst At It

By | Thu, 01/24/2013 - 21:00

A new study revealed that people who do frequently do many things at once are actually the worst at multitasking and at concentrating on single tasks.


UK Sports Student Left Paralyzed for LIfe After Stepping on a Sea Urchin

By | Thu, 01/24/2013 - 21:00

A 20-year-old student training to be a physical education teacher was left paralyzed after he was stung by a sea urchin while vacationing in Greece.

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An Apple A Day Keeps Bad Moods Away

By | Thu, 01/24/2013 - 14:11

A team of psychologists at the University of Otago in New Zealand daily servings of fruit and vegetables also appeared to make younger people calmer, happier and more energetic.


Shakespeare Sonnets and Martin Luther King's Speech Sucessfully Stored in Tiny DNA Files

By | Thu, 01/24/2013 - 14:11

Scientists have managed to "download" all 154 of Shakespeare's sonnets on to strands of synthetic DNA.


Sex Myth Busted: Condoms Don't Take Away Bedroom Pleasure

By | Thu, 01/24/2013 - 14:10

A new study on sexual pleasure finds that men and women enjoy sex just as much with condoms as they do without.


Fisherman Catches Giant 3lb 15 inch Goldfish from Michigan Lake

By | Thu, 01/24/2013 - 14:07

A Michigan fisherman was stunned when he reeled up a wild 3lb 15 inch, giant goldfish, while fishing in Lake St. Clair, a freshwater lake between Michigan and Ontario.


Skin Cancer Victim Grows New Nose on Arm in Pioneering Procedure

By | Thu, 01/24/2013 - 13:21

A British man who lost his nose to skin cancer is now growing a new one in his arm.


Dozy Nightcaps Disrupt Deep Sleep

By | Thu, 01/24/2013 - 13:20

A nightcap before bedtime might make you fall asleep quicker, but it could also disrupt your night's rest, according to a new review of sleep research.


Why Women Look the Oldest At 3.30pm Every Wednesday

By | Wed, 01/23/2013 - 09:20

If you've got a lunch date coming up this Wednesday, researchers recommend that you push it back a few days. Experts say that women look their oldest at 3:30pm every Wednesday.


Tiny Dog Bite Causes TX Mom to Lose Both Legs and All Her Fingers

By | Wed, 01/23/2013 - 09:19

A Texas mother-of-four had her legs and fingers amputated on Tuesday after a family dog bit and infected her with a rare blood infection on Christmas Day.


Leading Scientist Seeks "Extremely Adventurous" Woman to Have Cloned Neanderthal Baby

By | Wed, 01/23/2013 - 09:19

A leading geneticist from Harvard Medical School has created a master plan to bring back the long-extinct Neanderthals. All he needs is an "extremely adventurous female human" to serve as surrogate mother to deliver a cloned Neanderthal baby.


Stone Age Human Fossil Reveals Evolutionary Origins of Modern Asians

By | Tue, 01/22/2013 - 12:22

A DNA analysis of a 40,000-year-old human skeleton dug up in China has revealed genetic clues to the Stone Age evolution, according to a new study. After analyzing the genetic material extracted from the ancient leg bone found in a cave near Beijing, scientists were able to link some of the earliest modern humans to settle in China to the people living in the region today.

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Spending An Extra Three Minutes At the Dinner Table Can Help Keep Children Thin

By | Tue, 01/22/2013 - 12:21

Parents can improve their children's weight by simply keeping them longer at the dinner table, according to a new study.

Can Power Make People Immune to Rejection?

By | Sun, 01/20/2013 - 16:05

Office workers often tiptoe around their managers for fear of saying the wrong thing or offending them. However, a new study found that people in power might actually have thicker skin than one might think.