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Climate Changes Fuel Civil Strife And Global Conflict

PA | Posted 01.08.2013 | UK

Climate change has fanned the flames of global conflict throughout human history, according to new research. The study shows a similar pattern all ...

This Is The Tiniest Galaxy Ever Found

Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.06.2013 | UK Tech

Astronomers have found a dwarf galaxy so surprisingly small it's like "discovering an elephant smaller than a mouse." The tiny and faint collection...

'Mind Reading' Technology Could Soon Be A Reality

The Huffington Post UK | Kyrsty Hazell | Posted 02.04.2012 | UK Lifestyle

Scientists may soon be able to listen to paralysed or brain-damaged patients who cannot speak, thanks to a form of electronic telepathy. In a study...

Whales Could Be Saved From Extinction By New Quota System, Experts Suggest

PA | Posted 12.03.2012 | UK

Introducing quotas for catching whales that could be bought and sold could reduce the number of the marine mammals killed each year, it was suggested ...

Find Out What Your Strangest Dreams Mean

The Huffington Post UK | Kyrsty Hazell | Posted 24.11.2011 | UK Lifestyle

Having a good night's sleep helps wipe out bad memories and combat stress, scientists have discovered. Researchers from the University of Californi...

Chargrilled Steak Linked To Prostate Cancer Risk

The Huffington Post UK | Kyrsty Hazell | Posted 24.11.2011 | UK Lifestyle

Men who prefer their steak well-done could be rapidly increasing their chances of developing prostate cancer, health experts have warned. Researche...

Born To Be Kind: Study Says Generosity Is In Our Genes

lifestyle.aol.co.uk | Posted 26.09.2011 | UK Lifestyle

Researchers from the University of California in Santa Barbara have found that people think it's better to take the risk of being generous and getting...