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Newly Discovered Shrimp In South Africa 10-15mm Long

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JOHANNESBURG  – A tiny shrimp equipped with large, candy-striped eyes to ward off predators  has been discovered in South African waters, the University of Cape Town. “The vivid ringed patterns are thought to be there to make the eyes appear ...

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Microsoft Passes Exxon, Now World’s 2nd Most Valuable Co. Behind Apple

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The bull run in Microsoft’s stock this past year has helped the tech giant surpass Exxon Mobil and seize the rank of the second most valuable company, behind Apple Inc. Under new CEO Satya Nadella, Microsoft has worked to overcome ...

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What Is SAD And Why Do I have The Winter Blues?

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A Season’s Symptoms SAD (seasonal affective disorder) usually develops in a person’s early 20’s, and the risk for the disorder decreases as you get older. SAD is diagnosed most often in young women, but men who have SAD may suffer more ...

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10 Hollywood Cat Fights We Won’t Soon Forget

Jennifer Anniston vs. Angelina Jolie. Photo: Flickr

Jennifer Aniston vs. Angelina Jolie These two have a little more reason to fight than most frivolous feuds. Angelina straight up snatched Jennifer’s man from right up under her and didn’t look back. Jennifer should just roll up on Angelina and beat that ...

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A Watercolor Painting By Adolf Hitler Sold For $162,000 At Auction

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BERLIN — A watercolor of Munich’s old city hall believed to have been painted by Adolf Hitler a century ago was sold for 130,000 euros ($162,000) at an auction in Germany on Saturday. Paintings by Adolf Hitler regularly appear, but ...

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Low-Cost Generic Drugs Rise In Prices Of Up To 8,000%

Soaring Generic Drug Prices Cause Controversy.
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A high increase in prices of some generic drugs were examined recently at a Senate hearing. It was found that three pharmaceutical companies refused to testify. It has been reported that some low-cost generic drugs that have helped to restrain health ...

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NSA Chief Warns Chinese Cyber Attacks Could Compromise U.S. Plans

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China and “probably one or two” other countries have the ability to invade and possibly shut down computer systems of U.S. power utilities, aviation networks and financial companies, Admiral Mike Rogers, the director of the (NSA) U.S. National Security Agency, ...

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93 Cosmic Alignments Of Quasars Across Billions Of Light Years

Heart of the matter ... An alignment of quasars on a cosmic scale would indicate a “missing ingredient” in our understanding of the origins of our universe. Source: NASA Source: Supplied

There are cosmic alignments over the largest structures ever discovered in the Universe – the rotation axes of the central supermassive black holes in quasars billions of light years apart are parallel to each other.   “The alignments in the ...

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Ron Paul Speaks Out Against Billionaire Republican Sheldon Adelson

Casino mogul Sheldon Adelson. Photo: AP

Ron Paul accused Sheldon Adelson of using his status as a billionaire donor to the Republican Party in exchange for political favors on Sunday. “The proposed ban on Internet gambling is a blatantly unconstitutional infringement on our liberties that will ...

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Egyptian Woman Dies Of Bird Flu For A Total Of 6 Cases This Year

A woman in Menoufia, Egypt, bringing a chicken for a vaccination in 2008 - Amr Dalsh/Reuters

CAIRO- An Egyptian woman died of bird flu on Monday in the Assiut University Hospital, bringing the death toll from the avian flu to 65, since it first emerged in the country in 2006. Her daughter, who had also contracted ...

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