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If the CEO of a large corporation misappropriated corporate money to fund a program that the board of directors refused to approve, he would, rightly so, be seen in handcuffs doing the perp walk for committing fraud.  It is against the law to take monies from an established program and use it to fund a …

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SCIENTISTS claim to know exactly which breast type men prefer – and apparently it’s not about size. Despite the common belief that men prefer women with really big boobs, it appears it’s not as simple as we had thought. There is an actual science behind breast size, shape, fullness and what makes men attracted to …

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Scientists at the Massachusetts Institute for Technology (MIT) and NASA are building a DNA detector to search for evidence of life on Mars. MIT and NASA think rocks flying between Earth and the Red Planet may have contained micro-organisms capable of surviving the environments of both worlds. Researchers think finding DNA on Mars would likely …

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An amazing new breakthrough in science shows the ability of 2 drugs to reduce and even kill breast cancer in about 11 days. Although there’s still a lot of work to be done, this is a major step in the fight against one of the world’s deadliest diseases.  Other therapies such as Cannabis Oil are …

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The first baby born to 3 parents has been touted as genious. But what they failed to mention was the dangers associated with genetic manipulation can be deadly and passed from generation to generation. So far the UK has approved the creation of 3 parent embryos and the U.S is headed in the same direction. …

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Sometimes all you have left to reach for is straws. Watch these panel members and activists argue that western science is racist and should be completely brought down and replaced with how each individual responds and interacts with the environment and how you personally understand it. The panel went on to chastise a member and …

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A study on the prevalence of obesity by occupation found nearly half the cops, firefighters and security guards in the United States are obese. Economists, scientists and psychologists scored the lowest rates of obesity. Law enforcement personnel scored 40.7 percent on the American Journal of Preventive Medicine’s report for highest obesity rates in professions. Other …

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As of Sunday, there were 5335 probable, confirmed and suspected cases of Ebola across Guinea, Liberia, Sierra Leone, Nigeria and Senegal. Of those, 2622 people have died, the World Health Organization (WHO) announced Thursday. The CDC’s report, which is scheduled to be released next week, will estimate how many people the disease will infect by …

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US President Barack Obama says the outbreak of Ebola in West Africa “could be a serious danger to the United States.” He pledged the US military will get involved, helping to set up isolation units and provide security for health workers. Speaking on NBC’s ‘Meet the Press’, Obama said there could be implications if Washington …

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Heavily armed members of an American militia patrolling the southwestern US border confronted a group of people in Arizona on Friday, believing them to be drug smugglers or illegal immigrants. They were, in fact, biologists researching bats. The armed group is believed to have come from Colorado. Their self-assigned task was that of patrolling the border …

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University researchers in Texas say they are designing a new type of drone – one that could be controlled simply and only with a soldier’s mind. If successful, the project would allow soldiers to command future drones in ways beyond simple navigational commands. While troops would be able to order a drone to “move left” …

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If the massive supervolcano at Yellowstone National Park erupted again, scientists believe it would blanket much of the United States in ash and potentially sever communication as well as travel between the country’s coasts. According to a new study published by the US Geological Survey, cities about 300 miles away from the volcano’s location in …

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In recent research published in the Journal of Alzheimer’s Disease, scientists from University of South Florida revealed their findings, that may shed light on controversial therapeutic qualities of marijuana. Extremely low levels of THC compound, a chemical found in marijuana, may slow down or halt the progression of Alzheimer’s disease, US neuroscientists have found, thus laying the …

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