23
Mar
Six months ago, Australian-American actress Melissa George was hospitalized after an alleged violent assault by her partner,Jean-David Blanc. According to George, she was the victim of emotional and physical abuse throughout their five-year relationship, and now shes speaking out for the sake of her children. George and Blanc are currently in the midst of a custody battle over their two sons,Raphal, 3, and Solal, 16...
21
Mar
[This piece is jointly authored by Mischa Haider and Bruce Hay.] The consequences for human rights and civil liberties of Democratic neglect of the judiciary which includes not only allowing the GOP to steal Merrick Garlands seat, but also leaving 25 percent of lower court seats unfilled at the expiration of the Obama presidency have been dire. The nascent movement for transgender equality is a...
21
Mar
The visionary historian, author of two dazzling bestsellers around the condition of mankind, takes questions from Lucy Prebble, Arianna Huffington, Esther Rantzen and an array of our readersLast week, on his Sapiens, it through the Israeli historian Yuval Noah Harari. Considering that radio audiences in those days each morning aren't recognized for their appetite for intellectual engagement the prior segment had worked with Gary Barlows...
21
Mar
The biggest galaxies within the world reached their size by cannibalizing other galaxies over many vast amounts of years, but in early world, the biggest galaxies have lengthy been considered to have created by devouring intergalactic gas. Evidence for that different behavior continues to be limited however an worldwide group of astronomers has discovered an old protocluster feeding from the giant, dense cloud of cold...
21
Mar
The saying alternative facts has lately made this news inside a political context, but psychiatrists much like me happen to be thoroughly knowledgeable about the idea indeed, we hear many forms of alternate reality expressed nearly every day. Many of us have to parse perceived from actual reality every single day, in nearly every facet of our way of life. So exactly how should we...
19
Mar
Variations in nose shape developed as a result of natural selection in response to different climates, new study suggestsHuman noses have been shaped by climate, according to research probing variation in the human snout. Researchers say their findings back up the theory that wider nostrils developed in populations living in warm, humid conditions, while populations living in high latitudes, such as northern Europe, developed narrower...
17
Mar
President Barack Obama has promised to support a bold future for medicine where diagnostic testing and coverings arent just whats best for most of us theyre whats good for you. This precision medicine takes individual variations within our genes and environments into consideration. Getting there'll require genetic and health data from as many folks as you possibly can to locate the relationship between genetic variations...
14
Mar
Naked mole rats (Heterocephalus glaber) have presented a puzzle to biologists for several years,because they live considerably longer than is anticipated of creatures of the size. A brand new theory about how they manage this means its about protecting the youthful to allow them to manage to develop gradually. Intriguingly, humans seem like following within the mole rat's naked actions, evolving to possess longer lifespans,...