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Graph by Partnership for Drug-Free Kids The number of teens obtaining and abusing human growth hormones has doubled in one year, according to a survey published Wednesday by the Partnership for Drug-Free Kids. The finding was part of a confidential...
As a part of President Barack Obama’s push to make college more affordable, the U.S. Department of Education announced Tuesday that it will launch a new initiative to test innovative practices aimed at providing nontraditional, low-income and...
The brands we choose dictate the identity we perform, says Wayhd Vannoni. Photo by Flickr user ed Yourdon. Editor’s Note: How many of us are guilty of buying a certain brand of jeans or sneakers because we liked the way they made someone else look?...
A view of gloves and boots used by medical staff, drying in the sun, at a center for victims of the Ebola virus in Guekedou, on April 1, 2014. Photo by Seyllou/AFP/Getty ImagesThe doctor leading the fight against the world’s deadliest Ebola...
Bats are the only other mammal, other than humans, known to be able to perceive polarized light. Photo by Flickr user Noel Reynolds Bats navigate the evening sky using patterns of polarized light, according to a new study. Researchers from Queen’s...
Drivers on Interstate 580 approach the MacArthur Maze interchange in heavy traffic near Oakland, California, in this 2007 file photo. Photo by Noah Berger/APWASHINGTON — The Senate agreed Wednesday on an $11 billion measure to temporarily fix a...