Science

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Brushing teeth reduces the risk of liver cancer

Irish researchers have found that poor dental hygiene increases the risk of liver cancer by 75%.

David Miscavige sued

David Miscavige sued by former follower

David Miscavige sued — A woman who belonged to the Church of Scientology has filed a lawsuit…

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Russia announces imminent release of killer whales held in captivity

Russian authorities announced on June 20, 2019 the imminent release of cetaceans piled up in basins in the Far…

Obesity rate drops preschoolers

Preschoolers obesity rate drops by 13% in the United States

Preschoolers obesity rate drops — Finally some good news in the fight against obesity. The obesity rate…

Robot fish has hydraulic

Robot fish has hydraulic blood (VIDEO)

Robot fish has hydraulic — This Robot fish has hydraulic blood. US researchers have designed a robotic…

Sommaroy Island time free

Sommaroy Island is time free

Sommaroy Island time free — Sommar√ły means “island of summer”. A way to see the glass half…

Mars crater darker material

Mars: a crater of darker material captured in image by NASA

NASA has managed to capture on Mars a crater of a darker material that recently formed on…

Genetically Modified Babies

Russian scientist wants to create genetically modified babies

Genetically modified babies have been a subject of controversy over the last few years. Now, a Russian…

Swimmer drowns Hudson

Swimmer drowns in the Hudson River

A swimmer has drowned in the Hudson River. The search for Charles Van Der Horst, a 67-year-old…

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More than a million new STIs are reported every day, according to the WHO

A recent WHO report announced that more than one million new cases of sexually transmitted infections (STIs) occur every…

Switzerland

Hundreds of thousands of women in the streets in Switzerland to demand equal pay

Hundreds of thousands of Swiss women, dressed in purple, swept the streets Friday, June 14 to defend…

Ella Casano teddy bears

Ella Casano, 12, invents teddy bears to disguise IVs

A young girl by the name of Ella Casano has invented a teddy bear to hide IVs…

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Migrant boat sinks near Greece

A Migrant boat sinks near Greece. At least seven people died on Tuesday after a ship loaded…

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North Carolina zombie snake plays dead to surprise its preys

Beware of the North Carolina zombie snake! The US Department of Parks and Recreation warns locals and…

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Texas: ancient crocodile relative found in 96 million years old fossil

The fossil of a relative of today’s crocodile was recently found in Texas. The 96 millions years…

Gulf of Mexico dead zone bigger than ever

The Gulf of Mexico dead zone will be even larger this year than before. A recent forecast…