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Infinity was invented to account for the possibility that in a never-ending universe, anything can happen. Life on other Earth-like planets, for example, is possible in an infinite universe, but not probable, according to a scientist from the University of East Anglia. The mathematical model produced by Prof>
If you were a blonde girl or boy captured in a raid a few hundred years ago, you were an exotic luxury item so valuable it was worthwhile to transport you to far-away markets in Asia.Slave-trading was so common the routes stretched from Finland, the Russian Karelia and the Baltic Countries all the way to the>
You likely knew that professional boxing causes brain damage but a new study shows it is more than just an assumption, even about amateurs. Researchers analyzing 30 top-level Swedish boxers found changes in brain fluids after bouts, which indicates nerve cell damage. It has been debated for quite some time whether>
What do anti-science groups do that science never seems to do?Trot out naked women. PETA - constantly, Greenpeace - sure, using cheescake to raise money for their corporate agenda is nothing new for groups that have neither data nor reason nor ethics.But Babes Against Biotech is not even hiding behind a pretense of>
Due to the use of her celebrity status to promote potentially dangerouschelation therapy as a "cure" for autism, we eventually had to knockher off the FOI To Do List.   On Monday, we rucked over a Wired Magazine article claiming that Playboy's>