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Religious belief can be reduced by manipulating the brain's posterior medial frontal cortex, according to new research. Photo: Photos.com
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Scientists from the University of York have found a way to perform mind control. By directing magnetic force towards the posterior medial frontal cortex of the brain, they were ...
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Once marginalized and banned from collecting recyclables on city streets, Bogotá’s waste-pickers are now constitutionally protected, and act as role models for other informal recyclers around the world. ...
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British producer and musician George Martin, who helped launch the Beatles and was behind countless hits over more than six decades, has died at the age of 90. ...
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Couples in Pakistan have been urged by some officials not to observe Valentine’s Day. Authorities say the traditional celebration of romantic love could degrade Pakistani culture. Pakistani President ...
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Meryl Streep’s comments on diversity have raised ire at the Berlin International Film Festival. The actress and jury president’s remarks immediately sparked outrage on social media. The Berlinale ...
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With a week until election day, President Museveni is calling for a united East Africa, saying he wants to help the region acheive a federation. DW asked analyst ...
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By Christopher Torchia The Associated Press JOHANNESBURG – Retired archbishop Desmond Tutu has defended the reconciliation policy that ended white minority rule in South Africa, saying the country ...
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In the darkness of the Akeley Hall of Mammals, swarms of kids gawk at beautifully staged dioramas of Africa’s wildlife. The stuffed safari, nestled in the American Museum ...
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Time is an illusion. History passes in the blink of an eye. From the basic stages of evolution, to the basics of who we have evolved to…this video ...
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An Egyptian anti-government protester prays at Tahrir Square in downtown Cairo January 31, 2011. Protesters intensified their campaign on Monday to force Egypt's President Hosni Mubarak to quit as world leaders struggled to find a solution to a crisis that has torn up the Middle East political map. REUTERS/Amr Abdallah Dalsh (EGYPT - Tags: POLITICS CIVIL UNREST IMAGES OF THE DAY) - RTXXBNB
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Demonstrations marking the anniversary of the Egyptian uprising were subdued on Monday. Five years earlier, on January 25, 2011, mass protests had broken out in Cairo’s Tahrir Square, ...
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