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Google Developing Cutting-Edge Smart Lens

Google has developed new technology to help people with diabetes and potentially those with vision disabilities as well. This shows another step forward in the world of micro technology, following the Google Glass wearable technology, which is still not available to the public. Diabetes

Do Schools Inadvertently Promote Bullying?

According to, roughly 28 percent of U.S. students in grades six through 12 have admittedly experienced bullying. For students in grades 9 through 12, it’s 20%. Additionally, roughly 30% of young people admit to bullying others in surveys. It’s difficult to know the

Zero-Calorie Fat Substitute Shown To Remove Toxins From The Body

According to a new study that was conducted by the University of Cincinnati, Olestra – a zero-calorie substitute found in low-calorie snack food – has been shown to cause body toxins to dip. The clinic trial investigated the common snack food ingredient and Olestra

Snipers Surround Rancher’s Property Over Refusal To Pay Grazing Fees

Cliven Bundy, a rancher in Clark County, Nev., has been engaged in a long and strenuous court battle with the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) over his stance in refusing to pay fees for the right to graze on a ranch property that has

China 10X Beyond Safe Limits: Out Of Control Pollution

Earlier this year saw reports of China using giant LED screens to broadcast the rising of the sun for it’s citizens who can’t even see the sunrise due to the massive amounts of smog in the air. Last month Chinese officials released a report

Caving To Corporate Pressure, The EPA Allows More Poison On Crops

In a move which contradicts any stance held under the guise of  being concerned for the safety of the American consumer, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) raised the permitted tolerance levels of glyphosate residue that can be found on fruits and vegetables in the

The Importance of Water

Water, making up approximately 60% of our weight and is central to catalysing both digestion and neutralization of otherwise toxic compounds, is a far more important factor in tomorrow’s global security than oil. Human societies can exist separate from oil, but nothing on this planet

The Benefits of Beer And the Risk of BBQ

How you grill your meat may play a big part on your health in the long run. If you use a charcoal or wood-burning barbeque grill, and you constantly grill your meat at high temperatures, you run the risk of your meat forming two

New Study Suggests Legalization Reduces Violent Crime

A new study which looked at the relationship between cannabis legalization and crime, conducted by the UT Dallas, has concluded that there is no correlation between legalization and an increase in crime. On the contrary, the evidence suggests that legalization may even reduce violent

Man Detained In Psychiatric Ward For Giving Out Hundreds Of Dollars To Strangers

Officials in Halifax, Canada, have detained a man because he had been giving away money to strangers. Richard Wright had been vacationing in the city and decided to spend some of his time giving away various amounts of money to strangers on the street.