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I didn’t sleep well last night. I really wasn’t looking forward to the morning.

Today was biopsy day, but this time I had two: one before and one after a high intensity interval training session. 286 more words

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14 Elephants in Namibia

Elephants in Nabimia like going towards the storm.

Discovery: Elephants Can Detect Rain 150 Miles Away

“We don’t know if they can actually hear the thunder or if they are detecting other low-frequency sounds generated by the storms that humans can’t hear.

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First hint of ‘life after death’ in biggest ever scientific study

Source: The Telegraph, By Sarah Knapton

Death is a depressingly inevitable consequence of life, but now scientists believe they may have found some light at the end of the tunnel.

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Marijuana Compound THC May Offer Treatment for Alzheimer's Disease

The University of South Florida (USF Health) found extremely low levels of delta-9-tetrahydrocannabinol or most famously THC, may slow or halt progression of Alzheimer’s disease. 151 more words


"Just a few grams... of muscle." | Science Guinea Pig

Today I had my first muscle biopsy. One down, three to go.

“There’s a local anaesthetic, so that’s ok. The feeling afterwards? It’s like having a corked muscle.  669 more words

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Like riding a bike underwater | Science Guinea Pig

Weeks -1 and 0 of the scientific study I’ve volunteered for involve ‘familiarisation’ sessions baseline testing. It makes sense – before I start taking any supplements or doing training, the researchers needed to figure out how fit I am at the beginning. 690 more words

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The science of sex: 4 harsh truths about dating and matin

Article By: Eric Barker, Barking Up The Wrong Tree

If you wish to retain illusions that the realm of sex & relationships is pure as the driven snow or that outside of physical dimensions there are no fundamental differences between men & women, turn back now as I am about to open a large can of peer-reviewed whoop-ass. 945 more words