| Jul 6, 2013
Religion and science have long had disagreements — from Galileo, who was tried for teaching that the Earth was not the center of the universe, to battles over teaching evolution in public schools. But when it comes to greed, religion and science...
| Jun 22, 2013
| 12:59 PM
NEWTOWN — Nine-year-old Mia Hochstetler collects signatures from her friends at Sandy Hook Elementary School in a small pink notebook.
On the last pages of the notebook, after stickers and felted butterflies, is a list of signatures from the...
| Feb 6, 2013
| 2:30 AM
It grows superfast, it's genetically engineered, and it's safe to eat. Salmon is now poised to become the first genetically modified animal approved for the dinner table.
Since 1995, a company called AquaBounty, based in Maynard, Mass.,...
| Mar 8, 2013
| 1:05 AM
Labor, it is nothing new to beef cattle producers. Be it spring or fall, calving season brings with it a bucket load of challenges and needs from the cowherd. While the bulls are enjoying their vacation, the females are hard at work.
| May 29, 2013
| 8:10 AM
Spring calving season should be wrapping up soon for most cow calf operations and the attention will soon be turned to preparing for next spring's calving season. The first step in that preparation is to get the cows pregnant again.
Whether a bull breeds...
| Jan 30, 2013
| 8:30 PM
Date fruit is one of the oldest cultivated tree crops, believed to have originated around the Persian Gulf. Domesticated more than 5,000 years ago, this Mediterranean staple was known as the "bread of the desert" for its abundance, stability, and quick...
| Apr 1, 2012
Zombies in movie theaters, zombies on television — a whole lot of us have brains on the brain. And so, in a substantially different way, does Jonah Lehrer. He's put himself at the crossroads of neuroscience and the humanities with books like his...
| Jan 27, 2012
| 4:35 PM
THE NURSE IS IN By Chris Hammerlund DEAR CHRIS: Settle a bet I have with my husband. He says love might be a good thing …...
| Dec 15, 2012
| 10:53 AM
I am confused. I am engaged to a beautiful woman and we are set to have a destination wedding this upcoming spring. We have been through thick and thin together and have stuck by each other's side for the past 7 years. About 2 weeks ago, I met a woman...
| Jan 5, 2012
| 11:37 AM
SAN DIEGO -- Researchers at the University of California San Diego are using a hormone that make people fall in love to assist patients with autism, bipolar disorder, anxiety and a host of other problems.
Scientists say oxytocin is the hormone released...
| Apr 10, 2012
Who doesn't like to snuggle, especially after getting down to business?
Well forget Viagra, there's a new "cuddle drug" that could be the new way to boost love making sessions. And it doesn't come in a lil blue pill, instead a nose spray. Now that's hot,...
| Apr 20, 2012
| 10:38 AM
For women, more sex may be good for the heart. Sex also can be a life-saver for millions at risk for cardiovascular disease (It’s the #1 “silent” killer, affecting one out of four women).
Regular sex is an important part of the...