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Survey Reveals Scientists Make the Best Lovers

Dr Rose Cypris is a psychologist from the University of Rome who, until a month ago, was virtually unknown in the world of science.  That all changed with the publishing of her paper “Social Interactions Most Successful among Scientists” (Nature, Volume 476).  531 more words

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Anger at Lack of Higgs Boson Particle Sparks Riots in England

The discontent at the lack of knowledge about the Higgs Boson particle has finally reached breaking point this week, igniting riots across England.

The so-called “God” particle, originally predicted in 1964, is thought to be responsible for providing the mass of all other particles, but as yet, the amount of direct evidence for the elusive species is minimal. 294 more words

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Spreading Sorrow

“For in much wisdom is much vexation, and he who increases knowledge increases sorrow.”

There is an interesting paradox found within that verse. Not many people would argue with that sentiment, yet it would be a pretty safe wager to bet that most of the same people who agree with that verse are daily opting for the sorrow of knowing over the bliss of ignorance.

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Dylan, Shakespeare and Brexit Unlikely Winners in 2016's Nobel Announcements

The Nobel Prize was established by explosive Swedish inventor Alfred Nobel in the late 19th century, and has been awarded to some of the greatest minds to ever exist in science and literature in the last 100 years. 301 more words

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Hurricane Matthew Destroys Every Relationship He Touches

Yet another relationship has ended in disaster for Matthew, a 14 day-old hurricane from the Caribbean, as he could do nothing but watch his destructive tendencies spiral out of control, blocking any chance he had of ever reigniting the romance he shared with a local Tropical Storm, Lisa. 330 more words

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The ghost in the machine has invaded the social network.  Two research groups revealed this week they have developed programmes that imitate humans, using computers to communicate with other humans. 345 more words

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Doctors Debate Telling Patients That They Are Complete Morons

In a controversial move in the medical world, experts are considering telling patients, who up until now thought that they were healthy citizens, that they are in fact complete dumbasses who should just save time and mace themselves every time they open their mouths. 384 more words

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