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We used to consider adolescence ending at age 19, but now scientists in the UK think we should consider the period of development as lasting from ages 10 to 24. BBC reports there's currently a movement of social scientists who...
Scientists from KU Leuven (Belgium) and the universities of Pittsburgh, Stanford, and Penn State (US) have identified fifteen genes that determine our facial features. The findings were published in Nature Genetics. The team looked at 2,329 people of European ancestry....
If many-legged critters make you squeamish, buckle up, because you probably haven't seen the most terrifying stuff centipedes have on offer, like deadly venom that can kill a mouse in just 30 seconds. Now scientists have started to unravel...
A pair of French scientists have identified a tiny discrepancy in the eyes of people with dyslexia, potentially making it treatable. Writing in the Proceedings of the Royal Society B, a team at the University of Rennes found that the...
New research from Autism Speaks has identified an additional 18 gene variants that appear to increase the risk for autism. The new report appears this week in the journal Nature Neuroscience. It involved the analysis of 5,205 whole genomes from...
An analysis of bacteria present in the mouth showed that some types of bacteria that lead to periodontal disease were associated with higher risk of esophageal cancer. Higher levels of one type of bacteria, which is linked to periodontal disease,...
Study shows sufferers have higher levels of bacteria involved in processing nitrates, and could explain why some foods appear to act as migraine triggers. Researchers at University of California San Diego School of Medicine have found that the mouths of...
An unconscious patient caused a panic when doctors discovered he had the words 'Do Not Resuscitate' tattooed across his chest. The 70-year-old man, who was diabetic, left medics with an ethical dilemma when he was admitted to hospital with a...
Man dying from heart failure coughs up blood clot shaped like lung passage. A 36-year-old man who was suffering from chronic heart failure shocked doctors when he coughed up a blood clot closely resembling the bronchial tree in his right...
Last month we were all horrified to hear about the story of 20-year-old Kaylee Muthart, a young America woman who gouged her own eyes out during a meth-induced hallucination to leave her blind. Now, Kaylee, from Anderson, South Carolina, has...

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Hey ISIS, You Suck: Local Muslims Post Anti-ISIS Billboard

A new billboard on Manchester Road in Missouri reads, "HEY ISIS, YOU SUCK!!! From: #ActualMuslims." A group of Muslim-Americans have put up a blunt billboard...

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