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The Ethical Minefield of ‘Mind Reading’ by Recording Brain Activity

Posted by on April 28, 2018 in Medical Advances, Sci-Tech, Science, Technology with 0 Comments
The Ethical Minefield of ‘Mind Reading’ by Recording Brain Activity

This research if developed, can help patients with serious neurological damage but there are concerns

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A Scientific Look At How Soda Destroys Your Body (video)

Posted by on April 20, 2018 in Sci-Tech, Science with 26 Comments
A Scientific Look At How Soda Destroys Your Body (video)

Are you a soda lover? This video shows the effect that pop has on your body!

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Too Much Sitting Is Bad For Your Brain — Not Just Your Metabolism and Heart

Posted by on April 18, 2018 in Sci-Tech, Science with 1 Comment
Too Much Sitting Is Bad For Your Brain — Not Just Your Metabolism and Heart

Sitting too much is linked to changes in a section of the brain that is critical for memory, according to a preliminary study by UCLA researchers of middle-aged and older adults.

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Researchers Discover New Cure for Type 1 Diabetes (No Insulin and No Side Effects)

Posted by on April 15, 2018 in Sci-Tech, Science with 0 Comments
Researchers Discover New Cure for Type 1 Diabetes (No Insulin and No Side Effects)

Insulin may be a thing of the past. Research shows diabetics may soon be getting gene transfers instead.

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Without Soil or Sunlight, Scientists Harvest First Vegetables in Antarctic Greenhouse

Posted by on April 6, 2018 in Sci-Tech, Science with 0 Comments
Without Soil or Sunlight, Scientists Harvest First Vegetables in Antarctic Greenhouse

Scientists at Germany’s DLR Institute of Space Systems were successfully able to grow eight pounds of greens, 70 radishes, and 18 cucumbers without soil or sunlight. Temperatures outside reached -6 degrees Fahrenheit.

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Third Eye Pineal Gland: The Biggest Cover Up in Human History

Posted by on March 31, 2018 in Psychology-Psychiatry, Sci-Tech, Science with 0 Comments
Third Eye Pineal Gland: The Biggest Cover Up in Human History

Let’s explore the pineal gland!

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Before You Make an Important Decision, Science Says It May Be Best To Sleep On It

Posted by on March 23, 2018 in Psychology-Psychiatry, Sci-Tech, Science with 0 Comments
Before You Make an Important Decision, Science Says It May Be Best To Sleep On It

Your brain actually makes some of its own decisions while you sleep. As well, sleep helps the brain process your emotions about a situation, so you are less irrational in your decision making.

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Stephen Hawking Leaves Behind ‘Breathtaking’ Final Multiverse Theory

Posted by on March 19, 2018 in Sci-Tech, Science with 0 Comments
Stephen Hawking Leaves Behind ‘Breathtaking’ Final Multiverse Theory

Colleagues have revealed that Stephen Hawking’s final academic work was to set out the groundbreaking mathematics needed for a spacecraft to find traces of multiple big bangs. Currently being reviewed by a leading scientific journal, the paper, named “A Smooth Exit from Eternal Inflation,” may turn out to be Hawking’s most important scientific legacy.

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Weight-Loss Regimens May Soon Be Tailored To Your Genes

Posted by on March 18, 2018 in Sci-Tech, Science with 18 Comments
Weight-Loss Regimens May Soon Be Tailored To Your Genes

Patients could submit a cheek swab or saliva sample to a lab that sequences their DNA. The lab would feed the patient’s DNA, along with levels of activity, stress, and diet into an algorithm. The program would then spit out recommendations for how patients can best reach their target weight.

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Stephen Hawking’s Final Warnings to Humanity

Posted by on March 15, 2018 in Sci-Tech, Science, Technology with 0 Comments
Stephen Hawking’s Final Warnings to Humanity

In recent years, Stephen Hawking, who suffered from Lou Gehrig’s disease, a neurodegenerative disorder, was outspoken on a variety of issues, often addressing societal, environmental, and existential dilemmas plaguing humanity. Here are Hawking’s final warnings to humanity.

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Study Shows the Perfect Number of Hours to Work Per Week for Your Brain to Function Best

Posted by on March 13, 2018 in Sci-Tech, Science with 0 Comments
Study Shows the Perfect Number of Hours to Work Per Week for Your Brain to Function Best

What do you think is the perfect number of hours to work every week? One study has the answer. Read this!

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Holding Hands With Your Partner Can Sync Brainwaves and Ease Pain, Study Shows

Posted by on March 7, 2018 in Sci-Tech, Science with 0 Comments
Holding Hands With Your Partner Can Sync Brainwaves and Ease Pain, Study Shows

Reach for the hand of a loved one in pain and not only will your breathing and heart rate synchronize with theirs, your brain wave patterns will couple up too, according to a study published this week in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS). The study also found that the more empathy a comforting partner feels for a partner in pain, the more their brainwaves fall into sync. And the more those brain waves sync, the more the pain goes away.

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Stephen Hawking Says He Knows What Happened BEFORE the Big Bang

Posted by on March 6, 2018 in Earth & Space, Sci-Tech, Science with 0 Comments
Stephen Hawking Says He Knows What Happened BEFORE the Big Bang

Hawking’s answer to the question “What was there before there was anything?” relies on a theory known as the “no-boundary proposal. In in a lecture on the no-boundary proposal, Hawking wrote: “Events before the Big Bang are simply not defined, because there’s no way one could measure what happened at them. Since events before the Big Bang have no observational consequences, one may as well cut them out of the theory, and say that time began at the Big Bang.”

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The Mere Presence Of Your Smartphone Reduces Brain Power, Study Shows

Posted by on March 4, 2018 in Sci-Tech, Science with 0 Comments
The Mere Presence Of Your Smartphone Reduces Brain Power, Study Shows

The findings suggest that the mere presence of one’s smartphone reduces available cognitive capacity and impairs cognitive functioning, even though people feel they’re giving their full attention and focus to the task at hand.

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Largest Study Of Its Kind Finds Alcohol Use Biggest Risk Factor For Dementia

Posted by on February 21, 2018 in Sci-Tech, Science with 0 Comments
Largest Study Of Its Kind Finds Alcohol Use Biggest Risk Factor For Dementia

A study of adults diagnosed with dementia in France, found that of the 57,000 cases of early-onset dementia (before the age of 65), the majority (57%) were related to chronic heavy drinking.

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