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Should a COVID-19 Vaccine Be Mandatory?

Thursday October 22nd, 2020 09:45:00 PM (Benjamin Plackett)
Despite evidence that compulsory vaccination programs work, public health experts predict (surprise!) a backlash.

5G Has Arrived. What Is It and How Does It Work?

Thursday October 22nd, 2020 08:00:00 PM
The fifth generation of wireless cellular connection is poised to usher in a new era of technology. Here's what you need to know — including whether you'll need a new 5G smartphone.

COVID-19 and Drug-Resistant Superbugs Are a Frightening Combination

Thursday October 22nd, 2020 07:40:00 PM
Antibiotic resistance is a threat that’s lurking in the shadow of the coronavirus pandemic.

Top 5 CBD Gummies 2020

Thursday October 22nd, 2020 05:00:00 AM

Biodegradable Dog Poop Bags Might Be Too Good To Be True

Wednesday October 21st, 2020 04:04:00 PM
Compostable and biodegradable dog poop bags are a load of, well, crap. Experts say there’s a difference between marketing claims and what the bags actually do after they’re thrown away.

How Old Family Fishing Photos Unlock the History of Atlantic Fisheries

Tuesday October 20th, 2020 10:00:00 PM
One captain’s old fishing photos grew into a citizen science project called FISHstory. Researchers hope it can teach them about the health of today’s fish populations. 

Phenibut: The Russian Cosmonaut Drug You Can Buy Online to Reduce Anxiety

Tuesday October 20th, 2020 09:00:00 PM (Elizabeth Svoboda)
Billed as safe and legal, the popular supplement has some hidden dangers.

Best Turmeric Supplements (2020) Top Turmeric Curcumin Pills

Tuesday October 20th, 2020 05:00:00 AM

Organifi Green Juice Review: Organic Superfood Drink Powder?

Tuesday October 20th, 2020 05:00:00 AM

Can Copper Cure Pain?

Sunday October 18th, 2020 01:00:00 PM
Arthritis sufferers swear by copper bracelets and creams. But the metal's real benefit is more than skin deep.

How T. rex Came to Rule the World

Saturday October 17th, 2020 07:00:00 PM
To understand how adult Tyrannosaurus rex rose to world domination, you must look at how they grew up from babies.

The Life of Genghis Khan, the Ruthless Warlord Who Created the World’s Largest Empire

Saturday October 17th, 2020 01:00:00 PM (Nathaniel Scharping)
800 years ago, a young man rose to power in Mongolia. The world would never be the same.

If a Parent Has Alzheimer's, What's The Likelihood of Their Children Getting It?

Friday October 16th, 2020 08:35:00 PM
Experts say genes are only one part of the equation.

Cubs, Goslings, Shark Pups and Other Odd Terms for Baby Animals

Friday October 16th, 2020 08:10:00 PM
A roundup of our favorite adorable and obscure names for nature's tiniest citizens.

How to Safely Visit Family This Holiday Season

Friday October 16th, 2020 05:55:00 PM
Here's how to navigate Thanksgiving, Christmas and other holiday gatherings during the pandemic.

Game Theory Focuses the Hunt for Alien Civilizations Onto Just One Star

Friday October 16th, 2020 12:00:00 PM
Our galaxy contains billions of exoplanets. Now game theory has narrowed the search for ones that might host intelligent life and be worth contacting to a single star in the constellation of Taurus.

Why Your Brain Wants to Believe in Ghosts and the Supernatural

Thursday October 15th, 2020 05:25:00 PM
Belief in God may be declining, but ghosts and paranormal stories are alive and well. Here's why humans tend to believe them.

Is Elderberry an Effective Treatment Against the Flu?

Thursday October 15th, 2020 01:30:00 PM
Despite a long history of therapeutic use, the research on elderberry's benefits in fighting the flu comes up short.

5 Best Cell Phone Tracker Apps With GPS Location Tracking 2020

Thursday October 15th, 2020 05:00:00 AM

Until a Coronavirus Vaccine Is Ready, Pneumonia Vaccines May Reduce Deaths From COVID-19

Wednesday October 14th, 2020 10:25:00 PM
Vaccination rates may be tied to rates of COVID-19.

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