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Geologists find that when the earth’s spin slows as it has recently, major earthquake activity follows.
A new study links multiple sex partners and smoking to head and neck, or oropharyngeal, cancer.
A new Credit Suisse report shows 27% growth since 2008 in the world’s wealth, with a disproportionately large share going to the already wealthy.
Which is worse? Alcohol or marijuana?
USC successfully tests an implanted memory prosthesis that improves biological human memory.
AI is leaving human needs and democracy behind in its race to accomplish its current profit-generating goals.
Canadian authorities have decided that the f-word is acceptable language for French Canadian broadcasts.
Scientists share that thing they want everyone to know on Twitter with the hashtag #MyOneScienceTweet.
Breakthrough gene therapy allows doctors to replace 80% of an epidermolysis bullosa patient’s skin.
DEFCON hackers find it’s really easy to hack U.S. voting machines.