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Look at Me in The Eye, Mommy! That Way, Our Brainwaves Will Synchronize

You read that right. Did you know that making eye contact with your baby is actually--at certain degree--important? Research team from the Universi...

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Published: -0001-11-30 00:00 0

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You Might Want to Think Twice Before Taking This Popular Vitamin Supplement

Or you'll be at risk of misdiagnoses. We have long heard of how most dietary supplements are at best useless, and at worst dangerous. Around 23,000...

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Published: -0001-11-30 00:00 0

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Say Goodbye to Terrible Migraines, Here are New Drugs that Could Prevent It!

What a life-saver! Worry not "co-migrainers", new drugs are about to help us. These may be able to stop those nasty headaches before they even start....

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Misery or Happiness: What Do You Think Pays More for an Artist?

Let's find out! Vincent Van Gogh, Henri de Tolousse-Lautrec, Pablo Picasso, Jackson Pollock--the greatest painters known to be 'tortured artists' as...

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Meet "Little Foot": A Nearly-Completed Fossil of Our 3.6-Million-Year-Old Ancestor

There have long been fossilised discoveries about our ancestors. However, most of these discoveries are just a piece of bone, or a skull or parts of...

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Published: -0001-11-30 00:00 0

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Here's A Newly Found Darth Vader Crabs!

There have been numerous species named after characters from the movie franchise Star Wars. Such names include, Wockia Chewbacca (a moth discovered...

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Published: -0001-11-30 00:00 0

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Whale Day Spa: A Time to Exfoliate Under the Sea

Goodbye, rough skin; goodbye, stress! To graduate understudy Sarah Fortune, the rough banks off Baffin Island were simply part of its stark magnifi...

LAUGHLEARNWTF

Published: 2017-12-09 04:33 0

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Getting to Know Your Porpoise: Their Sonar Beams Defy Laws of Physics!

Porpoises have the mix of acoustic controls incorporated with their heads to thank for their capacity to center a coordinated light emission on prey...

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Published: 2017-12-09 07:33 0

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New Implantable Device Uses Just Blinking Lights to Help You Hear

Customary implants depend on a progression of cathodes that lie straightforwardly against the film of the inward ear, and utilize electrical signs t...

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Published: 2017-12-09 10:33 0

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North Korea Strikes Again--With a Long-range Missile Toward Japan!

Following a two month break from rocket dispatches, North Korea is grinding away once more. The withdrawn nation has propelled a ballistic rocket ov...

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Published: 2017-12-09 13:33 0

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Special Jaguar Frog Found on Brazil's Highway

Which, by the way, would most likely be extinct soon. Ribbit, ribbit, the frog goes as they greeted the researchers on a stretch of abandoned highwa...

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Published: 2017-12-10 19:33 0

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How Helpful are Energy-Saving Bulbs in Our Environment?

Oh, you wouldn't like this... LED lights have rose to fame as it's not just energy-efficient, it's cheaper as well. However, a new study shows how it...

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Published: 2017-12-10 22:33 0

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Danger Above: There's a Toxic Cloud in Russia with ‘Extremely High’ Radiation Levels!

Oh, nooooo! Something smells funky in Russia, both literally and figuratively. The Russian Meteorological Service confirmed reports of a spike in...

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Published: 2017-12-11 01:33 0

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Childhood Sweethearts to Lifetime Partners: Cranes' Awww-Inducing Love Story

And here I am, still single!

LEARNWTF

Published: 2017-12-11 04:33 0

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Putting a Face on "The Voices In Their Head" Helps Schizophrenic Patients

Schizophrenia may be one of the most misunderstood disorders. It seems to people that having this means "the end" of a sound mental health--but it's n...

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Published: 2017-12-05 02:11 0

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A Family for the First Robot Citizen? See What Sophia Has to Say

Rumor has it that humanoid robots will soon be the end of humanity...but will it? Well, let's hear it from their first ever representative, Sophia....

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Published: 2017-12-05 05:11 0

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This Giant Python Regurgitated Its Happy Meal: A Huge Lizard

Half the snake's size, actually. Happily hibernating after a massive meal, this snake was disturbed by humans which spells danger...and it has to rea...

LEARNWTF

Published: 2017-12-05 08:11 0

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Do You Know Who to Thank for Your Chocolates? These Flies

Bet you don't know this. Yes, ladies and gentlemen, go show your gratitude for this scavenger-pollinator that not just keeps our planet healthy but...

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Published: 2017-12-05 11:11 0

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It's A Bird, It's A Plane, No It's a Floating Plasma Ring!

Plasma, what? Plasma sounds like the stuff of sci-fi, yet you most likely experienced the fourth state of matter at least once a day. Whenever you se...

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Published: 2017-12-05 14:11 0

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These Birds Have Outlived the Dinosaur Extinction!

How could this be? What looked like loons yet sounded like geese? A relative of a group of modern winged animals including ducks, geese and chickens?...

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Published: 2017-12-05 17:11 0

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Cheap, Origami-Inspired Artificial Muscles Can Lift 1000 Times Its Own Weight

Now to level up the lifting game...

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Published: 2017-12-05 20:11 0

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Fecal Medicine: How One's Stool Could Save a Life

Some good shit. Fecal microbiota transplant or FMT is a medical procedure wherein a healthy person’s feces is injected into an unhealthy pers...

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Published: 2017-12-05 23:11 0

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The Grim History of Humans' Overhunting that Wiped Out Giant Sea Cows

A story from the massive skeleton unearthed beneath Siberian beach. Just this month, there was a rare find of an extinct megafauna's skeleton; and to...

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Published: 2017-11-29 17:13 0

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Social Stress Can Open the Door to Depression, Scientists Warn

It affects and alters your brain so much without you even noticing.

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Published: 2017-11-29 20:13 0

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Be One of the First People to See the Peculiar Interstellar Asteroid!

It looks phallic though...or some kind of a spliff? We just had a weird interstellar visitor — an odd-shaped asteroid. Quickly after seeing...

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Published: 2017-11-29 23:13 0

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Rodents' Advice for a Lifetime Love? Don't Drink More than Your Spouse Do!

Or he/she will leave you! Dear humans, let prairie vole partners show you the perfect recipe for breakups: being a heavy drinker and having an abst...

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Published: 2017-11-30 02:13 0

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In Its Own Bubble: Fly ‘Scuba Divers’ Survive Under Salty and Toxic Lake

“You can hold them under water as long as you please – they do not mind it – they are only proud of it," American author Mark Twai...

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Published: 2017-12-01 05:13 0

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Here's Why Whales Switch to being Left-Handed When Feeding

Yes, fellas, whales are generally right-handed. But they turn to the other side for food. Blue whales have their own preferred laterality or &ldquo...

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Published: 2017-12-01 08:13 0

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"Watch Me Flip, Watch Me Nae Nae," Says This Gym-Ready Humanoid Robot!

And he's better than you. Truth be told, we're still so far from what sci fi movies have suggested in terms of robotics. Bipedal robots (or those t...

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Published: 2017-12-01 11:13 0

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Making America Great Again? Trump Allows Import of Ivory And Hunting Trophies

Yep...again. Let's all pretend to be surprised as Donald Trump’s administration reverses the ban on importing elephant trophies (e.g. ivory) fr...

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Published: 2017-12-01 14:13 0

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