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RSA Animate – Language as a Window into Human Nature

Steven Pinker RSA In this new RSAnimate Steven Pinker shows us how the mind turns the finite building blocks of language into infinite meanings. Taken from the RSA’s free public events programme www.thersa.org/events.

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Vitamin D Deficiency Linked to Human Infertility

Luis R. Miranda The Real Agenda Vitamin D is one of the most important building blocks of our immune system. Nothing new here. There is tons of research that shows the different ways in which people could take vitamin D … Continue reading

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These Foods Have ‘Invisible Thorns’ Which Can Rip Apart Your Insides

Dr. Mercola Mercola “You are what you eat” is one of the most profound and instructive sayings ever to be passed down to us through the ages, and thanks to an explosion of exciting new research into the way that … Continue reading

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Genetic Engineering

João Pedro de Magalhães JPSenescence As a transhumanist, I defend my right to change and upgrade my body as I please. I also defend that if I wish to have children with upgraded brains or certain beneficial features, I should … Continue reading

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Immune cells use ‘starvation tactics’ on HIV

James Gallagher BBC News Scientists have shown how some cells in the body can repel attacks from HIV by starving the virus of the building blocks of life. Viruses cannot replicate on their own; they must hijack other cells and … Continue reading

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