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Cannabis Cookies? Mother Shares How Medical Marijuana Helped Her Son With Autism

Marie Myung Ok-Lee shares how cannabis use has changed the life of her son with autism and a painful gut disease. She calls it a 'miracle' after seven years of successful treatment.

Medicine January 7, 2017

How To Reduce Noise Pollution At Home

A recent study shows that living near areas with busy traffic can increase people's risk for dementia. Find out how you can tackle the problem of noise pollution at home.

Healthy Living/Wellness January 6, 2017

Polar Bears Are Threatened By Toxic Chemicals Called Persistent Organic Pollutants

Polar bears have become vulnerable to the threat of extinction in recent years due mostly to climate change, but there is another danger these mammals face. Find out how pollution is threatening polar bears in the Arctic.

Animals January 6, 2017

The Fight To Save The Dying Great Barrier Reef

One of the world’s most beautiful wonders is fighting for its life as new research suggests damage this year alone. The culprit is savage, but there is still hope.

Earth/Environment December 31, 2016

LOOK: SpaceX Gives The World A Glimpse Of The Falcon Heavy Rocket In This New Photo

SpaceX posted a teaser photo of the much-anticipated Falcon Heavy rocket on Instagram. Have a peek at the world's largest and most powerful rocket.

Space December 31, 2016

What's Ahead For The World Of Technology In 2017?

So many technological advancements are expected to hit the market in the coming year. Take a look at five of the most highly anticipated newsmakers of the tech industry in 2017.

December 31, 2016

WATCH: 10 Best Video Game Trailers Of 2016

2016 certainly did not lack in excitement when it came to the best video games. As a throwback to the year, we review the 10 best video game trailers that blew us away.

Video Games December 31, 2016

5 Ways Artificial Intelligence Freaked Us Out In 2016: WaveNet, AlphaGo, Interceptor And More

2016 brought in a lot of advancements when it came to the exploration and development of artificial intelligence or A.I. Most of them are pretty cool, but some are just downright freaky.

Computers December 31, 2016

What's In Store For The World Of Science In 2017?

The scientific community made amazing discoveries and innovations in 2016. What will keep scientists and innovators busy in 2017?

December 31, 2016

Facebook 2016 Games Of The Year Unveiled: Gardenscapes, Poker Heat, Naruto Online And Total War Battles: Kingdom

This year, Facebook's multiple gaming platforms connected people in new and improved ways. Here are some of the 2016 Facebook Games of the Year.

Video Games December 31, 2016

FDA Warns Against Hacking Medical Devices Like Artificial Pacemakers: New Cybersecurity Guidelines Set

The threat of hacking comes with the many technological advancements of late, and medical devices are not an exception. The FDA now issues stricter guidelines when it comes to the privacy of medical facilities and medical device users.

Biotech December 31, 2016

Celebrity Deaths: Why Netizens Believe Celebrity Deaths Are The 'Curse Of 2016'

As 2016 closes, it takes with it beloved celebrities whose deaths caused much pain to fans across the world. Look back at the famous figures we lost this year and the legacies that they leave behind.

Celebrities December 31, 2016

Cancer Research In 2016: Obama, Silicon Valley Pledge Support In The Fight Against Cancer

Influential people stepped up in 2016 to join the fight against cancer. Find out just how much these influencers invested in cancer research.

Medicine December 31, 2016

Can People Be Addicted To Caffeine?

A man's fight to clear his name of DUI charges raises a question about one of the world's most popular beverage: coffee. What does this incident tell us about the effects of caffeine on the human body?

Healthy Living/Wellness December 30, 2016

How To Search For Alien Life: 6 Ways Scientists Are Listening And Watching For Extraterrestrials

The mystery of possible alien life in the universe is an alluring topic to many. Here are some of the ways scientists search for extraterrestrial intelligence.

Space December 30, 2016

The 7 Coolest Raspberry Pi 3 Projects Of 2016

Enthusiasts have been trying their hands at projects using the versatile Raspberry Pi 3 microcomputer. Let’s take a quick look at seven of the coolest Raspberry Pi 3 projects of 2016.

Computers December 30, 2016

Medical Marijuana: Traffic Deaths Drop In States That Legalized Cannabis Use

While the debate on medical marijuana continues, a surprising new finding relating to its legalization has surfaced. Traffic death rates dropped significantly in states that legalized the use of medical marijuana.

Public Health December 30, 2016

Job Hunting In 2017? Here Are 5 Job Trends To Watch Out For, Says Glassdoor

As we draw closer to 2017, let's take a look at the job trends that could define the market next year and beyond. From automation to closing the gender pay gap, the job market is poised for change.

Life & Style December 25, 2016

Welcome 2017 With A Bang! Where To Watch The Biggest Fireworks On New Year's Eve

These places around the world are ready to make an explosive welcome to 2017. Say goodbye to 2016 in style!

Life & Style December 25, 2016

WATCH: The Best Of Carpool Karaoke 2016

Award-winning host James Corden takes to the streets with some of the most popular artists and celebrities in his segment 'Carpool Karaoke.' Watch some of the best videos from 2016.

Movies/TV Shows December 25, 2016

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