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Air Force's Secret Space Plane To End 22-Month Mission
 
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The Air Force's X-37B, an autonomous mini-shuttle, will land this week after orbiting Earth for close to two years. Follow Zach Toombs: http://www.twitter.com/ZachToombs See more at http://www.newsy.com Sources: U.S. Air Force http://www.afspc.af.mil/search/imagesearch.asp?q=Michael%20Stonecypher&page=3&sort=r Boeing http://www.boeing.com/Features/2012/12/bds_x37b_12_11_12.html U.S. Air Force http://www.vandenberg.af.mil/mediacenter/pressreleasearchive/story.asp?id=123428053 Space.com http://www.space.com/26984-military-x37b-space-plane-mission-600-days.html U.S. Department of Defense http://www.defense.gov/homepagephotos/leadphotoimage.aspx?id=43244 NASA http://science.ksc.nasa.gov/shuttle/missions/sts-69/images/captions/KSC-95EC-1339.html NASA http://www.nasa.gov/press/2014/october/nasa-partners-with-x-37b-program-for-use-of-former-space-shuttle-hangars/#.VDxLF9TF9M5 Boeing https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-cvrjzoHZg4 Image via: U.S. Air Force http://www.afspc.af.mil/search/imagesearch.asp?q=Michael%20Stonecypher&page=3&sort=r
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Study On Artists' Brain Shows They're 'Structurally Unique'
 
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The brains of artists aren't really left-brain or right-brain, but rather have extra neural matter in visual and motor control areas. Follow Christian Bryant: http://twitter.com/bryantcp See more at http://newsy.com Sources: Science Direct http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1053811914002237 BBC http://www.bbc.com/news/science-environment-26925271 Medical Daily http://www.medicaldaily.com/are-artists-born-way-or-do-they-become-different-choice-brain-scans-reveal-truth-277324 Dangerous Minds http://dangerousminds.net/comments/artists_brains_are_different_new_study_claims Image Via: Wikimedia Commons / Jess Langner http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:PET-image.jpg
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Nearly One-Third Of Infants Are Placed On Stomachs To Sleep
 
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Pediatric health officials say allowing babies to sleep on their stomachs contributes to the risk of sudden infant death syndrome, or SIDS. Follow Katherine Biek: http://www.twitter.com/KatherineBiek See more at http://www.newsy.com Sources: Flickr https://www.flickr.com/photos/lisarosariophotography/7490967888/in/photolist-cpXaLL-MoirS-6A7g3G-gzEHGQ-6qoSTC-H3MfW-5sf4d9-7CYqud-yJCeV-9Pr5Y-4G7Uyi-9x8nSn-4yzfny-2Gdj48-drQCTb-372SFk-2es99-Dqzja-4AprgD-61tqab-4iF7z-4fpC6a-7zegSQ-7BizSb-25Cm7u-6gic5E-9BG Centers for Disease Control and Prevention http://www.cdc.gov/SIDS/INDEX.HTM The Washington Post http://www.washingtonpost.com/national/health-science/sids-rate-has-declined-but-2300-us-babies-still-die-annually/2013/08/05/56dffca0-f0b6-11e2-9008-61e94a7ea20d_story.html NBC http://www.nbcnews.com/health/kids-health/back-sleep-parents-ignore-warnings-against-tummy-sleep-n95851 USA Today http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation/2014/05/03/safe-infant-sleep-practices/8575079/ The Natural Child Project http://www.naturalchild.org/james_mckenna/cosleeping_world.html Image Via: Flickr / xtoq https://www.flickr.com/photos/fourtwenty/2922398332/in/photolist-5sf4d9-7CYqud-yJCeV-9Pr5Y-4G7Uyi-9x8nSn-4yzfny-2Gdj48-drQCTb-372SFk-2es99-Dqzja-4AprgD-61tqab-4iF7z-4fpC6a-7zegSQ-7BizSb-25Cm7u-6gic5E-9BGJsF-XYd3z-4zqUCv-9jYqvc-7ZiKTQ-5Y3mg2-c9tmZ-61ecf-bE
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Thousands Of Species Found In Lake Under Antarctic Ice
 
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A U.S. team found nearly 4,000 species in a subglacial lake that hasn't seen sunlight in millennia, showing life can thrive even under the ice. Follow Zach Toombs: http://www.twitter.com/ZachToombs See more at http://www.newsy.com Sources: NASA http://www.nasa.gov/content/icebridge/news/fall13/change-venue-nasa-icebridge-antarctic-operations/#.U_UZ9LxdVM4 NASA http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:A_close_look_at_the_shelf_(8093672443).jpg National Science Foundation http://www.nsf.gov/news/news_summ.jsp?cntn_id=132267 Nature http://www.nature.com/nature/journal/v512/n7514/full/nature13667.html Scientific American http://www.scientificamerican.com/article/life-found-800-meters-down-in-antarctic-subglacial-lake/ LiveScience http://www.livescience.com/47461-lake-whillans-species-antarctica-life.html RT https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rJ90iT6iUJI PLOS One http://www.plosone.org/article/info%3Adoi%2F10.1371%2Fjournal.pone.0067221 Image via: National Science Foundation / Brent C. Christner http://www.nsf.gov/news/news_images.jsp?cntn_id=132267&org=NSF
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Blood From World's Oldest Woman Suggests Life Limit
 
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Scientists say for the extremely elderly, their stem cells might reach a state of exhaustion. This could limit one's life span. Follow Meg McLeod http://www.twitter.com/MegMcLeod See more at http://www.newsy.com Sources: RTV Drenthe https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XH2rCW5kfU4 CNN http://www.cnn.com Genome Research http://genome.cshlp.org/content/early/2014/04/02/gr.162131.113.abstract Sky News http://news.sky.com/story/1248516/blood-of-world-s-oldest-woman-shows-life-limit New Scientist http://www.newscientist.com/article/dn25458-blood-of-worlds-oldest-woman-hints-at-limits-of-life.html#.U1kLAuZdXdU International Business Times http://www.ibtimes.co.uk/supercentenarians-mystery-longevity-discovered-through-genetic-mutations-1445785 Image via: Wikimedia Commons / Sansculotte http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Grafik_blutkreislauf.jpg
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How A Solar Flare Could Have Wrecked Earth's Electronics
 
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Researchers say if Earth had been a week earlier in its orbit around the sun, it would have taken a direct hit from a 2012 coronal mass ejection. Follow Mikah Sargent: http://www.twitter.com/mikahsargent See more at http://www.newsy.com Sources: NASA http://science.nasa.gov/science-news/science-at-nasa/2014/02may_superstorm/ NASA https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pkZE6lMV0H8&feature=youtube_gdata NASA https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vQvsFjse9yw NASA http://www.nasa.gov/mission_pages/sunearth/spaceweather/#.U9JuZKhkXxp ExtremeTech http://www.extremetech.com/extreme/186805-the-solar-storm-of-2012-that-almost-sent-us-back-to-a-post-apocalyptic-stone-age NASA http://science.nasa.gov/science-news/science-at-nasa/2009/21jan_severespaceweather/ Nature http://www.nature.com/ncomms/2014/140318/ncomms4481/full/ncomms4481.html Image via: NASA http://www.nasa.gov/mission_pages/sunearth/spaceweather/#.U9JuZKhkXxp
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Major Clue Found In Amelia Earhart Mystery
 
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Researchers believe they have identified a fragment from Amelia Earhart's plane. Follow Madison Burke: http://www.twitter.com/mburkenews See more at http://www.newsy.com Sources: The International Group for Historic Aircraft Recovery http://tighar.org/Projects/Earhart/Archives/Research/Bulletins/73_StepbyStep/73_Step_by_Step.html CBS https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NzsVX80dVNw Discovery http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GaMp5SibXRk National Geographic http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rUR8r06EtVEe Image via: The International Group for Historic Aircraft Recovery http://tighar.org/Projects/Earhart/Archives/Research/Bulletins/73_StepbyStep/73_Step_by_Step.html
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Scientists Detail Enormous Subterranean Water Reserves
 
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Scientists say a layer of minerals in the mantle could hold three times the water present on Earth's surface. Follow Brice Sander: http://www.twitter.com/bricesander See more at: http://www.newsy.com Sources: Science http://www.sciencemag.org/content/344/6189/1265 BBC http://www.bbc.com/news/science-environment-26553115 University of Alberta http://news.ualberta.ca/newsarticles/2014/march/rare-mineral-points-to-vast-oceans-beneath-the-earth New Scientist http://www.newscientist.com/article/dn25723-massive-ocean-discovered-towards-earths-core.html#.U5r9QC-0Y1Y The Weather Network http://www.theweathernetwork.com/news/articles/hidden-ocean-found-deep-within-the-earth/29432/ The Guardian http://www.theguardian.com/science/2014/jun/13/earth-may-have-underground-ocean-three-times-that-on-surface Atlas Obscura http://www.atlasobscura.com/places/kola-superdeep-borehole 20th Century Fox https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w_1VnGp8Lls&feature=kp Image Via: NASA http://visibleearth.nasa.gov/view.php?id=57723
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How Did Flightless Birds Spread Across The World?
 
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A new DNA study compared an extinct 800-pound bird from Madagascar with a chicken-sized bird from New Zealand. Who could've guessed they're related? Follow Christian Bryant: http://www.twitter.com/BryantCP See more at http://www.newsy.com/ Sources: University of Adelaide http://www.adelaide.edu.au/news/news70682.html New Scientist http://www.newscientist.com/article/dn25610-emustyle-birds-have-abandoned-flight-six-times.html#.U35OkZRdXpo National Geographic http://phenomena.nationalgeographic.com/2014/05/22/the-surprising-closest-relative-of-the-huge-elephant-birds/ Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences http://www.pnas.org/content/89/18/8741 New Zealand Herald http://www.nzherald.co.nz/nz/news/article.cfm?c_id=1&objectid=11259906 Image via: Flickr / Brian Gratwicke https://www.flickr.com/photos/briangratwicke/5338159722
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13,000-Year-Old Skeleton A Clue To Native American Origins
 
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The earliest complete skeleton found in the Americas could help answer the question, "Why do Native Americans look different from their ancestors?" Follow Jay Strubberg: http://www.twitter.com/JayStrubberg See more at http://www.newsy.com Sources: National Institute of Anthropology and History http://www.inah.gob.mx/boletines/17-arqueologia/7185-encuentran-en-hoyo-negro-nuevas-posibilidades-para-estudiar-el-origen-del-hombre-americano Archaeological Institute of America http://www.archaeological.org/projects/hoyonegromexico National Geographic http://news.nationalgeographic.com/news/2014/05/140515-skeleton-ice-age-mexico-cave-hoyo-negro-archaeology/ U.S. National Park Service http://www.nps.gov/media/photo/gallery.htm?id=89EE087B-1DD8-B71C-07C774C245A47537 Popular Archaeology http://popular-archaeology.com/issue/june-2013/article/oldest-most-complete-early-american-skeleton-yields-clues-to-native-american-ancestry The Washington Post http://www.washingtonpost.com/national/health-science/girls-12000-year-old-skeleton-may-solve-a-mystery/2014/05/15/e45a6330-da90-11e3-8009-71de85b9c527_story.html The Guardian http://www.theguardian.com/science/2014/may/15/girl-remains-cave-origins-first-americans-skeleton Image via: National Geographic / Paul Nicklen http://news.nationalgeographic.com/news/2014/05/140515-skeleton-ice-age-mexico-cave-hoyo-negro-archaeology/
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Astronomers Discover Giant Earthlike Planet
 
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Astronomers at the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics have discovered a rocky "mega-Earth" 17 times the size of of our planet. Follow Mikah Sargent http://www.twitter.com/mikahsargent See more at http://www.newsy.com Sources: NASA https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OxjffeDfpgQ Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics http://www.cfa.harvard.edu/sites/www.cfa.harvard.edu/files/images/pr/2014-14/1/hires.jpg NASA http://www.nasa.gov/ames/kepler/astronomers-confounded-by-massive-rocky-world/#.U42lipRdXO9 Telescopio Nazionale Galileo http://www.tng.iac.es/ Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics http://www.cfa.harvard.edu/news/2014-14 Space.com http://www.space.com/26085-godzilla-mega-earth-kepler-10c-aas224.html Image via: David A. Aguilar (CfA) http://www.cfa.harvard.edu/news/2014-14
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Here's Why India's Mars Mission Is Cheaper Than NASA's
 
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India sent an orbiter to Mars, and much has been made of the shoestring budget it did it on. Why exactly is its mission so much cheaper than NASA's? Follow Sebastian Martinez: http://www.twitter.com/sebastiansings See more at http://www.newsy.com Sources: NASA http://www.nasa.gov/images/content/602861main_pia14293-amended-full_full.jpg Bloomberg http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2014-09-24/india-beats-china-to-mars-orbit-at-11-cost-of-u-s-probe.html BBC http://www.bbc.com/news/science-environment-28268186 The Washington Post http://www.washingtonpost.com/world/india-is-the-first-asian-nation-to-touch-mars-orbit-joins-elite-global-space-club/2014/09/23/b6bc6992-a432-4f1e-87ad-5d6fc4da3460_story.html NPR http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2013/11/04/243082266/why-indias-mars-mission-is-so-much-cheaper-than-nasas NASA https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iZwChY9wrZs Deutsche Welle http://www.dw.de/indias-mars-mission-a-major-achievement/a-17949447 Twitter https://twitter.com/NASA/status/514606971450712064 Image via: NASA http://www.nasa.gov/images/content/602861main_pia14293-amended-full_full.jpg
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Parenting Style Can Have Effects All The Way Into Adulthood
 
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A new study says "sensitive caregiving," or paying attention to a child's needs, predicts academic and social success up to at least age 32. Follow Zach Toombs: http://www.twitter.com/ZachToombs See more at http://www.newsy.com Sources: Child Development http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/cdev.12325/abstract Flickr https://www.flickr.com/photos/48090400@N05/9623228860 U.S. Department of Health and Human Services https://eclkc.ohs.acf.hhs.gov/hslc/tta-system/ehsnrc/poi/home-based/ParentChildRela.htm Getty Images http://www.gettyimages.com/detail/news-photo/in-this-photo-illustration-two-young-child-watch-television-news-photo/52086556 Psych Central http://psychcentral.com/news/2014/12/19/early-sensitive-caregiving-has-lasting-influence-on-childs-development/78842.html Flickr https://www.flickr.com/photos/mamchenkov/448445182 Developmental Psychology http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22448982 University of Minnesota http://www.cehd.umn.edu/icd/research/parent-child/ American Association for the Advancement of Science http://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2014-12/sfri-ece121114.php Image via: Leonid Mamchenkov / CC BY 2.0 https://www.flickr.com/photos/mamchenkov/448445182
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Huge Schizophrenia Study Finds Dozens Of New Genetic Causes
 
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The 83 new genetic markers could open dozens of new avenues for schizophrenia treatment research. Follow Christian Bryant: http://www.twitter.com/BryantCP See more at http://www.newsy.com Sources: Nature http://www.nature.com/nature/journal/vaop/ncurrent/full/nature13595.html National Institute of Mental Health http://www.nimh.nih.gov/health/topics/schizophrenia/index.shtml#part4 CNN http://ac360.blogs.cnn.com/2014/06/09/anderson-takes-part-in-an-experiment-to-help-understand-how-people-live-with-mental-illness/?iref=allsearch LiveScience http://www.livescience.com/46912-schizophrenia-genes-treatments.html BBC http://www.bbc.com/news/health-28401693 Image via: Newsy http://www.newsy.com/
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Today's Prostheses Are More Capable Than Ever
 
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Advances in prosthetics are making replacement body parts stronger and more lifelike than they’ve ever been. See more at http://www.newsy.com Sources: Wellcome Images http://wellcomeimages.org/indexplus/image/L0037128.html The Noun Project http://thenounproject.com/term/man/15696/ DTSciVids https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6Dr7IfcS0GI Johns Hopkins University https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DjzA9b9T3d8 TED https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CDsNZJTWw0w BiOM https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AFeBi1lpXsQ Smithsonian Magazine http://www.smithsonianmag.com/innovation/future-robotic-legs-180953040/?all Open Hand Project http://www.openhandproject.org/ The Telegraph https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_s7WTnWs7oA Food and Drug Administration http://www.fda.gov/medicaldevices/productsandmedicalprocedures/deviceapprovalsandclearances/recently-approveddevices/ucm343162.htm Duke University http://www.dukemedicine.org/blog/ncs-first-bionic-eye-recipient-sees-first-time-33-years Duke University https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CiyGOUHD2nI The Boston Globe http://www.bostonglobe.com/business/2014/09/13/the-biggest-challenge-for-advanced-prosthetics-may-getting-people-who-need-them/uRnjueXxHGX1c1kDOAxFUL/story.html NPR http://www.npr.org/2014/11/11/358048818/the-prosthetics-industry-gets-a-human-touch Image via: Jeff J. Mitchell / Getty Images http://gettyimages.com
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Ant Networks Could Be More Complex Than Google Algorithms
 
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A new study claims the complex system ants use to seek out and collect food is surprisingly efficient — and gets better as ants age.' Follow Jay Strubberg: http://www.twitter.com/jaystrubberg See more at http://www.newsy.com Sources: Flickr https://www.flickr.com/photos/dawnmhsh/7236591310/in/photolist-c2tqtG-EkpEV-fjrBGC-fjrBEm-5fcQ8N-Jsvoy-5kYxGf-5kYxBo-5kUh96-6NBAk8-cDKQLy-cDKRx9-a2kqcx-6R3zxA-6QYwLB-fjrBK7-2NS7eV-6emiPh-5bQLSm-9JZAsz-5BsGxT-Ekqke-4EFNkw-8skiuQ-6PLE4q-7ofwTt-7ofwVa-345osM PNAS http://www.pnas.org/content/early/2014/05/21/1407083111.abstract?sid=8f8ebd28-677f-4309-8806-60965070156f Google https://www.google.com/ The Independent http://www.independent.co.uk/news/science/ant-groups-more-efficient-than-google-in-processing-data-new-study-finds-9436322.html YouTube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VS2FwZu-890 YouTube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Pb5a-0OSzb4 YouTube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FrO8oSQyqIw Time http://time.com/118633/ant-intelligence-google/ Image Via: Flickr/Matt https://www.flickr.com/photos/szczur/9243675/in/photolist-PnPH-F7zVh-dWXSMr-6SKLSm-6SKKvE-6SFECH-6z9SQv-8UhEVz-869FSz-41tUq5-6xM9Sa-7E3SdY-9XKCj8-9w9t6S-51RsgB-gyXhs-bHGLtX-7R6bCo-azfFgX-an2H9S-xHBJ2-6ob9iz-6u8L4i-6nrWLK-aUBRFi-9D2Adx-9S85XE-25WsAu-dzrq9X
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Men Prefer When Women Wear Less Makeup, Study Says
 
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A U.K. study showed respondents photos of women in various stages of makeup application and found that men preferred the images with less makeup. Follow Rebecca Dunn http://www.twitter.com/RebeccaMDunn See more at http://www.newsy.com Sources: The Quarterly Journal of Experimental Psychology http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/17470218.2014.908932?journalCode=pqje20&#preview Flickr https://www.flickr.com/photos/dominiquegodbout/5190648757/in/photolist-8UFr36-5LZbFY-axpg5F-8Cx1jP-4s4sKV-8chks-acwmpc-8FNt9o-7RVMFK-r2Mwc-5SXKJL-6ztnKE-aE6C5X-zVMq7-7UTLP2-aEoCwi-dnU7Gu-5wb7TK-6zphsR-675gw-fSiUWS-8FBnfS-yko2e-8tjRZy-8Rs9gR-5STs3M-ekohCx- Flickr https://www.flickr.com/photos/zanthia/7999488061/in/photolist-dbTt6X-526XRT-bDxAWF-c3h1to-b6LFZ2-rxxRF-8q8J96-8MkNRn-8BGrcm-8YtdoT-6aVy4U-5b9DMZ-gX5vyz-8zVTSB-6tFA5u-dKV6rh-8pNWUr-5ZJtje-9w5Wgm-KK9sE-a1nJLX-bA9iw9-eFGY7W-bErB7f-9oUiD-5HPc2Z-7gAg8r-2hGcz-5 NBC http://www.today.com/video/today/55080608/#55080608 Glamour http://www.glamour.com/lipstick/blogs/girls-in-the-beauty-department/2014/04/grab-a-face-wipemen-might-actu.html The Atlantic http://www.theatlantic.com/health/archive/2014/04/women-wear-too-much-makeup-because-they-mistakenly-think-men-want-them-to/361264/ Image via: The Quarterly Journal of Applied Psychology http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/17470218.2014.908932?journalCode=pqje20&#preview
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Crystal Confirmed As Oldest Known Piece of Earth
 
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Scientists say the finding confirms their theory on how Earth cooled and became habitable.
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Study Links Soda To Accelerated DNA Aging
 
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Researchers at the University of California San Francisco found the sugar in soda might accelerate the body's aging process. Follow Madison Burke: http://www.twitter.com/MBurkeNews See more at http://www.newsy.com Sources: Science Channel https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yNYJG3WFPak Getty Images http://www.gettyimages.com/detail/news-photo/bottles-of-fanta-are-displayed-in-a-food-trucks-cooler-on-news-photo/452533138 University of California San Francisco http://www.ucsf.edu/news/2014/10/119431/sugared-soda-consumption-cell-aging-associated-new-study National Cancer Institute http://www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/factsheet/Risk/artificial-sweeteners YouTube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hDZXSMU2lAk Getty Images http://www.gettyimages.com/detail/news-photo/artesian-water-from-norway-is-served-at-girl-and-the-bull-a-news-photo/457463328 Foodbeast http://www.foodbeast.com/2013/03/12/for-the-first-time-in-nearly-3-decades-water-defeats-soda-as-americas-favorite-beverage/ Image via: Getty Images http://www.gettyimages.com/detail/news-photo/bottles-of-fanta-are-displayed-in-a-food-trucks-cooler-on-news-photo/452533138
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Scientists Find 'On/Off Switch' For Human Consciousness
 
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Scientists at George Washington University say they were able to switch off a woman's consciousness by stimulating a single area of the brain. Follow Zach Toombs htttp://www.twitter.com/zachtoombs See more at htp://www.newsy.com Sources: usiness Insider http://www.businessinsider.com.au/scientists-switch-consciousness-on-and-off-2014-7 New Scientist http://www.newscientist.com/article/mg22329762.700-consciousness-onoff-switch-discovered-deep-in-brain.html#.U7leFo1dVM4 Gizmodo http://gizmodo.com/scientists-find-the-brains-on-off-switch-that-controls-1600783245 The Huffington Post http://www.huffingtonpost.ca/2014/07/03/unconsciousness-switch-turn-off-claustrum_n_5555409.html Image via: Getty Images http://www.gettyimages.com/Search/Search.aspx?contractUrl=2&language=en-US&family=editorial&assetType=image&agreementtypes=ed&p=brain
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RIP Jade Rabbit: Chinese Rover Pronounced Dead On Moon
 
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State-run media reported the loss of the rover, also known as Yutu in Chinese, Wednesday, saying it "could not be restored to full function."
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7,000-Year-Old Bones Of European Reveal Dark Skin, Blue Eyes
 
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According to researchers, this particular ancient man had a combination of African and European genes that led to dark skin and light eyes.
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New Hepatitis C Treatment Boasts Over 90% Cure Rate
 
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Scientists say a new treatment for hepatitis C could potentially cure the millions of people who are battling the infection. Follow Elizabeth Hagedorn: https://www.twitter.com/ElizHagedorn See more at http://www.newsy.com Sources: KIVI http://www.jrn.com/kivitv YouTube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Zl_kw8qHGTI BBC http://www.bbc.com/news/health-26987653 CDC.gov http://www.cdc.gov/Hepatitis/C/index.htm CBS http://www.cbsnews.com/news/new-drug-offers-promise-cure-hepatitis-c/ Image Via: Wikimedia Commons / Ondřej Karlík http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Pills.jpg
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'Hand Of God' NASA Image Shows Exploded Star
 
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The image was taken with two NASA telescopes, the NuSTAR and the Chandra, which show the remnants of an exploded star.
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Cultural Learning In Wild Chimps Observed For The First Time
 
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Cultural transmission — the passing of knowledge from one animal to another — has been caught on camera with chimps teaching other chimps. Follow Sebastian Martinez: http://www.twitter.com/sebastiansings See more at http://www.newsy.com Sources: Getty Images http://www.gettyimages.com/detail/news-photo/baby-male-chimpanzee-is-nursed-by-his-mother-kuma-at-news-photo/185763301 PLOS One http://www.plosbiology.org/article/info:doi/10.1371/journal.pbio.1001960 BBC http://www.bbc.com/news/science-environment-29429405 Yale University https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w5chMPSWNRc The Guardian https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=txDR1y1drl0 National Geographic https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RQq93Q2txrs Image via: Getty Images / Cameron Spencer http://gettyimages.com
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Virgin Galactic Spaceship Passes Third Supersonic Test
 
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Virgin Galactic's SpaceShipTwo broke the sound barrier and flew to a record 71,000 feet during a third flight test.
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Here's How To Win At Rock-Paper-Scissors, Life
 
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A new study shows principles of game theory can be applied to rock-paper-scissors, so you can fearlessly challenge everyone you know to RPS. Follow Lauren Zima: http://twitter.com/LaurenZima See more at http://newsy.com Sources: YouTube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nKm8LXwKnbs Nature World News http://www.natureworldnews.com/articles/6854/20140502/decoding-psychology-behind-rock-paper-scissors.htm YouTube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rTFhsnvkHkc The Washington Post http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/style-blog/wp/2014/05/01/how-to-win-rock-paper-scissors-almost-every-time/ Wikimedia Commons http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Rock-paper-scissors.svg MIT Technology Review http://www.technologyreview.com/view/527026/how-to-win-at-rock-paper-scissors/ Ars Technica http://arstechnica.com/science/2014/05/win-at-rock-paper-scissors-by-knowing-thy-opponent/ Wikimedia Commons http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Rock-paper-scissors_(rock).png Image via: Flickr / schnick schnack schnuck https://www.flickr.com/photos/helmuthess/9561369762/in/photolist-fyUw7N-c5onqU-6anLvf-5pi8ev-tzRkN-bgaxNx-81Uar-ELM3B-m2jaov-tzRtq-tzRFV-tzRxc-tzRB5-tzRbZ-tzRpw-tzRgd-58dWW8-dpegrS-5qEMsx-5NvXso-f1uomL-cFtvR3-5va1BR-tuvww-tuvxw-tuxwU-wfEnZ-auRmEd-MeyAY-V6
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Google Eyes Diabetes Battle With High-Tech Contact Lenses
 
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Google[x]'s latest foray into seemingly impossible projects: a smart contact lens that reads glucose levels in tears.
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Dogs Align With Magnetic Field When Doing Their Business
 
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A new study says dogs prefer to align their bodies along the North-south axis when relieving themselves.
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NASA Tests 'Impossible' Engine, Finds Out It's Really Fast
 
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An engine thought not to be possible was tested by NASA researchers who found that surprisingly, it actually worked opening the door to faster travel. Follow Matt Moreno: http://www.twitter.com/TheMattMoreno See more at http://www.newsy.com Sources: Cannae LLC http://cannae.com/introduction/scope-of-invention NASA http://ntrs.nasa.gov/archive/nasa/casi.ntrs.nasa.gov/20140006052.pdf ExtremeTech http://www.extremetech.com/extreme/187346-nasa-tests-impossible-no-fuel-quantum-space-engine-and-it-actually-works The Verge http://www.theverge.com/2014/8/1/5959637/nasa-cannae-drive-tests-have-promising-results Popular Science http://www.popsci.com/article/technology/fuel-less-space-drive-may-actually-work-says-nasa Wired (UK) http://www.wired.co.uk/news/archive/2013-02/06/emdrive-and-cold-fusion YouTube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-JRAPo1SZe8 Space.com http://www.space.com/17628-warp-drive-possible-interstellar-spaceflight.html NASA http://www.nasa.gov/centers/glenn/technology/warp/ideachev.html National Geographic http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SafwXdP7ylc Image via: Cannae.com http://cannae.com/
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How Dangerous Is That Brazilian Wandering Spider?
 
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A London family fled its home after finding a venomous Brazilian wandering spider in some groceries. Follow Sebastian Martinez: http://www.twitter.com/SebastianSings See more at http://www.newsy.com Sources: Waitrose https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cVaimhrrgsA Daily Mail http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2798570/family-s-terror-world-s-deadliest-spider-trapped-waitrose-home-delivery-gnaws-leg-esacpe.html Sky News http://news.sky.com/story/1163467/deadly-spiders-found-in-supermarket-bananas ITN https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9qq9cK4MvoY YouTube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cbXKl99t_pc BBC http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/uk_news/england/somerset/4489033.stm Image via: Andreas Kay / CC BY NC SA 2.0 https://www.flickr.com/photos/andreaskay/13957989737/in/photolist-ngqm4t-nzFZMH-nxC8KV-fy54ou-fy54t1-pf4Tdr-eMTAZY-oMd3oR-cuf2Mm-pryt8C-pwhNSn-KgWL-4QUM8g-5GJzBq-cZRaFu-fQrUHo-eAxBCs-cZRt71-8WBj12
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Solar Siblings? The Sun's 'Long-Lost Brother' Revealed
 
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Astronomers have discovered a star in the constellation Hercules that is the sun's long-lost brother. Follow Katherine Biek: http://www.twitter.com/KatherineBiek See more at http://www.newsy.com Sources: NASA http://www.nasa.gov/content/goddard/sun-release-m52-class-flare-feb-3-2014/#.U239Eq1dXO8 Universe Today http://www.universetoday.com/18282/solar-nebula/ McDonald Observatory http://mcdonaldobservatory.org/news/gallery/solar-sibling-hd-162826 NASA https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=piuKlpJmjfg Los Angeles Times http://www.latimes.com/science/sciencenow/la-sci-sn-solar-sibling-found-20140508-story.html The University of Texas at Austin http://www.utexas.edu/news/2014/05/08/sun-sibling-astronomy/ Image via: NASA http://apod.nasa.gov/apod/image/9812/eithe_981211_big.gif
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Man Loses 400 Pounds After Meeting Friend On App
 
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A Michigan man lost nearly 400 pounds after an opponent on the app "Draw Something" encouraged him to change his lifestyle. Follow Katherine Biek http://www.twitter.com/KatherineBiek See more at http://www.newsy.com Sources: WTVR http://wtvr.com/2014/04/28/weight-loss-man-loses-400-pounds/ CNN http://www.cnn.com/2014/04/28/health/irpt-weight-loss-brian-flemming/ RunKeeper http://blog.runkeeper.com/927/brian-losing-365-pounds-getting-my-life-back/ MyFitnessPal http://www.myfitnesspal.com/blog/brian3245 Image via: WTVR http://wtvr.com/2014/04/28/weight-loss-man-loses-400-pounds/
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Huge Yellow Star Found With Another Star On Its Surface
 
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The largest yellow star ever discovered, 1300 times the diameter of our sun, has another star orbiting so closely they're actually touching. Follow Candice Aviles: http://www.twitter.com/candiceaviles See more at http://www.newsy.com Sources: European Southern Observatory http://www.eso.org/public/news/eso1409/ New Scientist http://www.newscientist.com/article/dn25207-largest-ever-yellow-star-is-1300-times-bigger-than-sun.html#.UyCxl1FdXpo Discover Magazine http://blogs.discovermagazine.com/d-brief/2014/03/12/newly-analyzed-star-is-one-of-ten-largest-ever-discovered/#.UyCxnVFdXpo (Image source: ESO)
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Why A Russian Object Is Being Called A 'Satellite Killer'
 
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An unidentified Russian spacecraft is getting some attention, with some saying it could be for research while others say it could be a weapon. Follow Christian Bryant: http://www.twitter.com/bryantcp See more at http://www.newsy.com Sources: Getty Images http://www.gettyimages.com/detail/news-photo/in-this-handout-image-released-by-the-national-aeronautics-news-photo/2392216 The Washington Post http://www.washingtonpost.com/news/morning-mix/wp/2014/11/18/a-mysterious-russian-space-object-revives-speculation-about-satellite-killer/?tid=hp_mm Financial Times http://www.ft.com/intl/cms/s/2/cdd0bdb6-6c27-11e4-990f-00144feabdc0.html#axzz3JS6F6HLn U.S. Department of Defense http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:IS_anti_satellite_weapon.jpg The Moscow Times http://www.themoscowtimes.com/business/article/russia-s-isn-t-the-only-satellite-killer-in-space/511403.html Space.com http://www.space.com/22707-china-satellite-activities-perplex-experts.html n2yo.com http://www.n2yo.com/?s=39765 Image via: U.S. Department of Defense
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Remains Of Ancient Horses, Lions, Found In Wyo. Cave
 
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Researchers in Wyoming have discovered thousands of well- preserved fossils at the bottom of Natural Trap Cave. Follow Jasmine Bailey: http://www.twitter.com/JasmineNBailey See more at http://www.newsy.com Sources: Getty Images http://www.gettyimages.com/detail/news-photo/cynthia-a-kodiak-bear-enjoys-an-atlantic-salmon-as-taronga-news-photo/73018146 YouTube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ev14SxgEU90 U.S. National Park Service http://www.nps.gov/bica/naturescience/natural-trap-cave.htm History Channel https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1CoWcx1sSyov KCWY http://www.kcwy13.com/ The News Ledge http://www.newsledge.com/now-fun-begins-scientists-wrap-natural-trap-cave-excavation-8542 BBC http://www.bbc.com/ Viral Global News http://www.viralglobalnews.com/science/wyoming-cave-home-bones-ancient-horses-cheetahs-lions/14163/ CNN http://www.cnn.com/2014/08/09/us/wyoming-prehistoric-remains/ Image via: daryl_mitchell / CC BY-SA 2.0 http://www.flickr.com/photos/daryl_mitchell/7958798106/
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U.S. Teen Pregnancy, Abortion Rates Continue To Decline
 
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A new report suggests the decline in U.S. teen births is due to fewer teen pregnancies, but disparities still remain across ethnicities and states. Follow Zach Toombs: http://twitter.com/ZachToombs See more at http://newsy.com Sources: Guttmacher Institute http://www.guttmacher.org/media/nr/2014/05/05/index.html WJBK http://www.myfoxdetroit.com/ Centers for Disease Control and Prevention http://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/pdf/wk/mm63e0408.pdf OWN http://www.oprah.com/own-our-america-lisa-ling/Teen-Mom-Nation-A-Cycle-of-Teen-Pregnancy Guttmacher Institute http://www.guttmacher.org/pubs/USTPtrends10.pdf LiveScience http://www.livescience.com/45355-teen-pregnancy-rates-by-state.html The Huffington Post http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2014/05/05/teen-pregnancy-rate_n_5269203.html Flickr https://www.flickr.com/photos/geishabot/4441250565/in/photolist-7Lsz4B-7XfFgh-rWDFG-ioxAFh-8dbGLR-8AQeS5-uyVKg-669mzY-uyVK7-6TjsGN-i3eVYw-dy17Rr-9CGXc4-5WhfPV-uyVKf-c9f8u-4oqPNU-e1TAcm-8veKBD-dNFjG-JG5XP-7yZp5w-6tEN8R-9WBx3T-cBfh-eBo6v-6Xho3o-eBo6W-gYP4my The Washington Post http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/wonkblog/wp/2014/04/30/the-u-s-still-spends-way-more-on-teen-pregnancy-than-family-planning/ NBC http://www.nbcnews.com/pop-culture/pop-culture-news/new-sex-ed-how-teen-mom-helped-lower-teen-birth-n75186 MTV http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ItpzS3SWN4M Image via: Wikimedia Commons / Ken Hammond http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:PregnantWoman.jpg
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5 Ways Men Can Prevent Most Heart Attacks
 
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No surprise here: A recent study says men can reduce their risk of heart attack by maintaining a healthy lifestyle, which includes daily exercise. Follow Lauren Gores: http://www.twitter.com/laurengores See more at http://www.newsy.com Sources: Journal of the American College of Cardiology http://content.onlinejacc.org/article.aspx?articleID=1909605 CBS http://www.cbsnews.com/news/most-heart-attacks-can-be-prevented/ Science World Report http://www.scienceworldreport.com/articles/17315/20140923/healthy-diet-helps-lower-risk-of-heart-attack-in-men-study.htm Tech Times http://www.techtimes.com/articles/16259/20140923/healthy-lifestyle-may-dramatically-reduce-heart-attack-risk-heres-how.htm HealthDay http://consumer.healthday.com/general-health-information-16/misc-alcohol-news-13/healthy-lifestyle-behaviors-may-prevent-80-percent-of-heart-attacks-691966.html Centers for Disease Control and Prevention http://www.cdc.gov/heartdisease/facts.htm Image via: Getty Images / Michael Regan http://www.gettyimages.com/detail/news-photo/view-of-copacabana-beach-at-dawn-as-a-man-jogs-on-june-10-news-photo/171230133
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This 'Invisibility Cloak' Is Simpler Than Most
 
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Researchers from the University of Rochester have created a type of invisibility cloak with simple focal lenses. Follow Jasmine Bailey: http://www.twitter.com/JasmineNBailey See more at http://www.newsy.com Sources: University of Rochester https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vtKBzwKfP8E&list=PLQqibrU3vslrZOWBJ8uUvfnN1VEbIRSlq#t=135 KTLA http://ktla.com/ The Telegraph http://www.telegraph.co.uk/technology/news/9902307/Invisibility-cloak-unveiled-at-TED-conference.html NTDTV https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PD83dqSfC0Y NBC http://www.nbcnews.com/science/weird-science/scientists-show-you-how-make-invisibility-cloak-sort-n210961 Flickr http://www.flickr.com/photos/106853342@N04/10665497754 Image via: University of Rochester / J. Adam Fenster http://www.rochester.edu/newscenter/watch-rochester-cloak-uses-ordinary-lenses-to-hide-objects-across-continuous-range-of-angles-70592/
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We've Got Mites Living In Our Faces And So Do You
 
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A new study suggests 100 percent of adult humans (those over 18 years of age) have Demodex mites living in their faces. Follow Mikah Sargent: http://www.twitter.com/MikahSargent See more at http://www.newsy.com Sources: PLOS ONE http://www.plosone.org/article/info%3Adoi%2F10.1371%2Fjournal.pone.0106265 YouTube http://youtu.be/UWsuJWb1wxE Flickr https://www.flickr.com/photos/mrluzio/6035269319/in/photostream/ YouTube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d9Yxo5wzcKg Flickr https://www.flickr.com/photos/aisack/3806826533 Metro http://metro.co.uk/2014/08/29/yep-weve-all-got-teeny-tiny-mites-living-on-our-faces-according-to-researchers-4850115/ Business Insider http://www.businessinsider.com/there-are-tiny-mites-crawling-all-over-your-face-2014-8 NPR http://www.npr.org/blogs/health/2014/08/28/343798876/hey-youve-got-mites-living-on-your-face-and-i-do-too Getty Images http://www.gettyimages.com/detail/news-photo/singer-beyonce-knowles-attends-the-2014-mtv-video-music-news-photo/454140736 YouTube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z6pvY_EPKaM Image via: YouTube / Neartownvet https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z6pvY_EPKaM
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Awesome New Camouflage Sheet Was Inspired By Octopus Skin
 
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Scientists have developed a new device that mimics the way octopuses blend in with their surroundings to hide from dangerous predators. Follow Jamal Andress: http://www.twitter.com/JamalAndress See more at http://www.newsy.com Sources: Getty Images http://www.gettyimages.com/detail/news-photo/blue-ring-octopus-is-pictured-at-oceanworld-aquarium-news-photo/56714741 YouTube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9R5dU86MQqM PNAS http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qGbb7RPhINo National Geographic https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yE0QqxwyL_8 BBC http://www.bbc.com/news/science-environment-28834186 Getty Images http://www.gettyimages.com/detail/news-photo/south-koreas-k1-battle-tank-from-26th-infantry-division-news-photo/483986777 YouTube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wlLqdFsMnCE#t=35 Image via: Getty Images http://www.gettyimages.com/detail/news-photo/blue-ring-octopus-is-pictured-at-oceanworld-aquarium-news-photo/56714741
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Philae Makes Successful Comet Landing, Despite Malfunctions
 
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Despite some landing systems malfunctioning, the Philae lander is reporting itself secure on the surface of its target comet. Follow Lauren Gores: http://www.twitter.com/laurengores See more at http://www.newsy.com Sources: European Space Agency http://www.esa.int/spaceinimages/Images/2014/10/Shape_model_of_comet Christian Science Monitor http://www.csmonitor.com/Science/2014/1112/Will-Philae-successfully-land-on-comet-Thruster-trouble-heightens-drama The Telegraph http://www.telegraph.co.uk/science/space/11225469/Rosetta-mission-broken-thrusters-mean-probe-could-bounce-off-comet-into-space.html European Space Agency http://new.livestream.com/esa/cometlanding Twitter https://twitter.com/ESA_Rosetta European Space Agency http://www.esa.int/spaceinimages/Images/2013/12/Philae_on_the_comet_Front_view European Space Agency http://www.esa.int/spaceinvideos/Videos/2014/01/Rosetta_s_orbit_around_the_comet Twitter https://twitter.com/Philae2014 Image via: ESA/ATG medialab http://www.esa.int/spaceinimages/Images/2013/12/Philae_on_the_comet_Front_view
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Poo-Powered Bus Hits U.K. Streets
 
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The U.K.'s first bio-bus powered partially by human waste is now driving between Bristol and Bath. Follow Jasmine Bailey: http://www.twitter.com/JasmineNBailey See more at http://www.newsy.com Sources: YouTube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=x2R_MaWFABo ITV http://www.itv.com/ GENeco http://www.geneco.uk.com/ The Telegraph http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/uknews/road-and-rail-transport/11243543/Watch-First-UK-poo-bus-makes-debut-journey-from-Bath-to-Bristol.html ODN https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zx5XsBmRmVw GENeco https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NJPt13mMm90&index=4&list=UUsjv5NX-oFslZEXq3SkwBpg BBC http://www.bbc.com/ Wired http://www.wired.com/2009/01/oslos-buses-to/ CIVITAS http://www.civitas.eu/content/using-bio-methane-public-bus-fleet Image via: GENeco
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Scientists Use Internet For Brain-To-Brain Communication
 
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Follow Sebastian Martinez: http://www.twitter.com/sebastiansings See more at http://www.newsy.com Sources: PLOS One http://www.plosone.org/article/info%3Adoi%2F10.1371%2Fjournal.pone.0105225#pone-0105225-g001 Channel 4 http://www.channel4.com/news/you-read-my-mind-scientists-claim-first-telepathy-success Big Think http://bigthink.com/videos/can-we-have-brain-to-brain-communication-2 NBC http://www.nbc.com/late-night-with-seth-meyers Image via: http://www.plosone.org/article/info%3Adoi%2F10.1371%2Fjournal.pone.0105225#pone-0105225-g002
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Reasons Why Teen Birth Rates Are At An All-Time Low
 
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A CDC report says birth rates among teenagers have been declining for decades, reaching a new low in 2013. We look at several popular explanations. Follow Jay Strubberg: http://www.twitter.com/JayStrubberg See more at http://www.newsy.com Sources: Getty Images http://www.gettyimages.com/detail/news-photo/pregnant-women-pray-during-a-holy-ecumenical-mass-at-the-news-photo/99168687 Centers for Disease Control and Prevention http://www.cdc.gov/nchs/data/nvsr/nvsr63/nvsr63_04.pdf Pew Research Center http://www.pewsocialtrends.org/2011/10/12/in-a-down-economy-fewer-births/ Pew Research Center http://www.pewresearch.org/fact-tank/2014/04/21/why-is-the-teen-birth-rate-falling/ MTV https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zwL7snjESuA Brookings Institution https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zgg27nPFCLs The Washington Post http://www.washingtonpost.com/news/storyline/wp/2014/08/20/the-simple-policy-that-led-americas-biggest-drop-in-teen-pregnancies/ HealthDay http://consumer.healthday.com/pregnancy-information-29/pregnancy-news-543/birth-rate-690897.html Image via: Getty Images http://www.gettyimages.com/detail/news-photo/pregnant-women-pray-during-a-holy-ecumenical-mass-at-the-news-photo/99168687
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Elderly Couple Dies Hours Apart After 62 Years Of Marriage
 
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When couples like Don and Maxine Simpson pass away just hours apart, it's usually celebrated as a sign of love, and there's research to back it up. Follow Madison Burke: http://www.twitter.com/MBurkeNews See more at http://www.newsy.com Sources: KERO http://www.turnto23.com/news/local-news/bakersfield-couple-shares-strong-bond-until-the-very-end-072914 WFOR http://miami.cbslocal.com/2014/03/19/elderly-couple-dies-within-minutes-of-each-other/ NBC http://www.today.com/health/died-broken-heart-science-behind-close-couple-deaths-8C11018276 The Journal of Nursing Research http://journals.lww.com/jnr-twna/Abstract/2013/06000/The_Impacts_of_Widowhood,_Chronic_Disease,_and.6.aspx The New England Journal of Medicine http://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMsa050196 Image via: Melissa Sloan http://www.melissasmemoriesphotography.com/
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'Huge' Ancient Mammal Sheds Light On Evolutionary History
 
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The discovery of one of the biggest mammals that lived alongside dinosaurs could shed light on how the early mammals evolved. Follow Sebastian Martinez: http://www.twitter.com/sebastiansings See more at http://www.newsy.com Sources: WCBS http://newyork.cbslocal.com/ Wikimedia Commons http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Laurasia-Gondwana.svg News 12 Long Island http://longisland.news12.com/news/stony-brook-paleontologist-dr-david-krause-discovers-prehistoric-massive-groundhog-like-creature-1.9588959 Nature http://www.nature.com/nature/journal/vaop/ncurrent/full/nature13940.html National Geographic http://news.nationalgeographic.com/news/2014/11/141105-mammal-evolution-vintana-fossil-science/ Image via: Stony Brook University https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SEWkzal42gE&list=UU3NxYhOtlHEqzI10SsCaxqw
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Why is Russia Going to the Moon?
 
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Russian officials confirmed plans for a lunar expedition, but what do they plan to do once they get there? Follow Christian Bryant: http://www.twitter.com/bryantcp See more at http://www.newsy.com Sources: ITAR-TASS http://en.itar-tass.com/non-political/750900 The Telegraph http://www.telegraph.co.uk/science/space/9141416/Russia-to-finally-send-man-to-the-Moon.html Space.com http://www.space.com/14915-russia-moon-landing-2030.html RT http://rt.com/news/157800-russia-moon-colonization-plan/ Newsy http://www.newsy.com/videos/3-d-printing-enters-the-final-frontier/ CNET https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o9kQLqZYvLk Image via: Getty Images / Clive Mason http://www.gettyimages.com/detail/news-photo/the-moon-is-seen-during-the-friends-life-t20-match-between-news-photo/173747335
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Measles Virus Appears To Wipe Out Woman's Cancer In Trial
 
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Researchers at the Mayo Clinic appear to have wiped out a woman's cancer by injecting her with an engineered measles virus. Follow Jasmine Bailey: http://www.twitter.com/JasmineNBailey See more at http://www.newsy.com Sources: KEYC http://www.keyc.com/story/25532426/mayo-clinic-measles-virus-a-cure-for-cancer KBJR http://www.northlandsnewscenter.com/ Fox News http://www.foxnews.com/health/2014/05/15/woman-cancer-wiped-out-by-measles-virus/ CNN http://www.cnn.com/2014/05/15/health/measles-cancer-remission/ Al Jazeera http://www.aljazeera.com/video/americas/2014/05/new-us-cancer-treatment-offers-hope-20145165619269689.html Image via: Mayo Clinic http://www.mayoclinic.org/
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Comet Siding Spring Grazes Mars' Atmosphere
 
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A comet from the farthest reaches of the solar system passed extremely close to Mars this weekend, giving astronomers a rare opportunity to study it. Follow Zach Toombs: http://www.twitter.com/ZachToombs See more at http://www.newsy.com Sources: NASA http://www.flickr.com/photos/gsfc/14937049114/ NASA http://mars.jpl.nasa.gov/msl/multimedia/images/?ImageID=6554 Solar System Scope http://www.solarsystemscope.com/sidingspring/ Slooh http://live.slooh.com/stadium/live/comet-siding-spring-swings-by-on-a-close-approach-to-mars NASA http://mars.nasa.gov/multimedia/videos/?v=220 Space.com http://www.space.com/27473-comet-siding-spring-mars-webcast.html NASA http://mars.nasa.gov/news/whatsnew/index.cfm?FuseAction=ShowNews&NewsID=1727 Image via: NASA http://mars.jpl.nasa.gov/msl/multimedia/images/?ImageID=6554
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