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It happened fast. A quick slip of her bicycle's tire, followed by what seemed like a minor fall. Over the following days, weeks, and months, she'd learn it was much more.
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The mother to a son with hemophilia says she absolutely would have considered using CRISPR to root out the disorder before he was born. She's but one voice of many who find hope in the ways the technology can be applied to genetic disease.
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Walking 100,000 steps in a day translates to about 40 miles, or 60 kilometers. It's as much a mental feat as it is a physical one.
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Ask Olive: I’m becoming a dangerous recluse. What should I do to deter this?
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Medium's new advice column, Joint Accounts, is open for submissions! Have a question about mixing money and relationships? wants to answer. Reply to this tweet or send it an email: JointAccounts@medium.com
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The lawyer of a man in prison for murder argues that her client should get a retrial because of a genetic defect that makes him predisposed to violence. Strangely, the science may be on her side.
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A new test claims to be able to predict a person's death date within a few years—and its promise is starting to attract the attention of life insurance providers
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The next time you want to vent your frustrations, keep these strategies in mind—for your own sake, and for the sake of the person you're confiding in
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To study how an alien civilization might communicate, a principal researcher at the Search for Extra Terrestrial Intelligence Institute is turning his ear somewhere closer: the world's oceans.
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Damon Beres 🦇 9h
This story by , about a new DNA test that aims to predict when you'll die and what that means for the ~life insurance industry~ (which is already interested), is a wild time:
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It's a question as old as time: If you could, would you want to know the date of your own death? Now, thanks to new research, that question is more real than ever.
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What should you do if a significant other asks to borrow a non-trivial amount of money? Advice columnist Kristin Wong lays out some ground rules.
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Researchers say that a particular genetic defect can make a person more prone to violent behavior. Now, criminal lawyers introducing that research in court are bringing up very interesting questions about justice—and free will.
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The oxygen tanks her daughter lived tethered to were lined against the wall as she frantically searched the room for her car keys. The motel staff could've chosen to help. Instead, they chose to be cruel.
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This is what warfare will look like in the year 2069
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The case for not finding your "one true passion"
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Ask Olive: I love life and I used to show it. But these days I just feel stuck. What do I do?
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Alexandra Sifferlin Jan 22
This story is WILD! Anthony Blas Yepez killed a man. Is his DNA to blame? Read on the 'warrior gene' defense:
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It's time to get serious about your own tech security hygiene
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