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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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Cognitive Therapy 60% More Effective in Preventing Suicides

Talk Therapy Can Reduce More Suicides Than Previously Studied. Photo:Pinterest

Latest research shows that talk therapy can be highly beneficial for people at high risk of committing suicide. Talk therapy works by eradicating negative thoughts and bringing some positive changes in the mind. Opening your mind to a trained therapist can ...

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Health Exchanges’ Funding Face Difficulties For 2nd Year

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WASHINGTON  — The federal government dished out billions of dollars to get health insurance marketplaces going in the fourteen states that opted to run their own. Now they must act like real marketplaces and start paying for themselves. Under President ...

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Study Shows: 1/2 Of All Stars Could Be Interacting Outside Of Galaxies

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A new study of the universe’s background light has suggested that as many as half it’s stars might be hidden in the space between galaxies.  Measurements were made by two cameras sent beyond the atmosphere on a rocket. After subtracting ...

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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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Had One Too Many? App Aims To Stop Drunk Driving

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  NEW APP: The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration is funding a new app in Maryland that allows users to determine what their blood-alcohol level is based on their weight, height and how many drinks they have had. Not sure ...

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Scientists Recreate What Might Be Life’s Very First Spark

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  Scientists in a lab used a powerful laser to re-create what might have been the original spark of life on Earth. The researchers zapped clay and a chemical soup with the laser to simulate the energy of a speeding ...

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Power Outage Affects 46 Buildings In Brooklyn

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BROOKLYN — Power went out Wednesday evening at Spring Creek Towers in Southeast Brooklyn. Power Outage Affects 46 Buildings in Brooklyn. According to the FDNY, the buildings, which range in size from 11 to 20 stories, are part of the ...

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Apple To Start Selling iPad Air 2 & iPad Mini 3

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Apple has just announced that it’s set to start selling the iPad Air 2 and iPad mini 3 in China beginning this week. Both of Apple’s latest tablets are available in Apple’s largest market in both WLAN and WLAN + ...

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