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4 Greek islands you can’t live without

Every now and then we feel the unstoppable requisite to escape from daily routine and experience something different at least for a while. That is how roughly 20 million...
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‘Brain boost’ drugs hamper sleep and memory with little upside

Taking nonprescribed psychostimulants may slightly improve a person’s short-term focus but impede sleep and mental functions that rely on it—such as working memory. The use of prescription stimulants by those...

Raise costs for water in cities to better handle droughts?

Changing the incentives for water use and storage could mitigate the stress of droughts, according to new research. Humans use water for a variety of different ends, but rivers also...
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Electronic skin could give prosthetics a better sense of touch

A new artificial nervous system could one day give robots and prosthetic devices a sense of touch equivalent to, or better than, human skin, researchers report. The new electronic skin...
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Do we cheat because of our nature or our environment?

Our own propensity to cheat is more likely than external factors to lead us to actually break the rules, researchers report. Researchers took a closer look at cheating during periods...
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Can getting more vitamin A cut skin cancer risk?

People whose diets included high levels of vitamin A had a 17% reduction in risk for the second-most-common type of skin cancer compared to those who ate modest amounts...

1 in 10 older adults binge drink

More than one-tenth of adults 65 and older currently binge drink, putting them at risk for a range of health problems, a new study shows. The study also finds certain...
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Cheaters are more likely to break work rules, too

People who cheat on their spouses are significantly more likely to engage in misconduct in the workplace, according to a new study. The researchers looked at the records of police...
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Can avoiding meat and eggs help fight cancer?

Certain nutrients and chemicals in food navigate the same molecular pathways that certain cancer therapies use to slow tumor growth, researchers report. Researchers can manipulate one such shared pathway, which...
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Avengers, Toy Story, The Lion King and Star Wars: Disney is already the most...

Disney breaks yet another record: in just six months it has raised more at the box office than any studio for a year in all of history Disney has already...
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Retail Merchandising & POS System

Retail merchandising refers to different activities that take place in your business that contribute towards improving sales. The merchandising process can be specific such...
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A black hole swallows ‘Fortnite’: is it the end of the video game?

Fortnite has been absorbed by a black hole and its fans have panicked and even speculate with the end of the video game before...

Where did the ice from the lunar craters come from?

While a majority of the icy deposits on the moon are likely billions of years old, some may be much more recent, according to...
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Has the Climate Action Summit served any purpose?

Dozens of commitments were made at the Climate Action Summit 2019 hosted by the UN Secretary-General, in New York in September. Chief amongst them was...
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Japanese researchers create artificial blood that works for any blood group

A group of Japanese scientists has developed an artificial blood that could work for any patient, regardless of their blood type, as explained in...
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Pinterest launches a “Lite” version of its application

The most popular applications and services have opted to offer users "Lite" versions of their applications. An option that users appreciate as it is...
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World of Warcraft’ adds two new races: Vulpera and Mechagnome

The next World of Warcraft update is called Visions of N'Zoth. It will bring new invasions of the god in Pandaria and Uldum. In...

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