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What REALLY makes us worry: New region of the brain discovered that controls anxiety

31/01/2014 09:44
By Mark Prigg Researchers have revealed a major breakthrough in treating anxiety disorders. A California team has discovered the region of the brain that controls how anxious we are - and found it...

Police and medical staff document America's real-life possession

31/01/2014 09:39
A nine-year-old boy walked backwards up a wall and ceiling as startled medical staff looked on after his mother claimed he and his two siblings had been possessed by demons, according to official...

Psychological common ground could ease tensions among those with different religious beliefs

29/01/2014 18:25
A new study found that thoughts of death increased atheists, Christians, Muslims and agnostics conviction in their own world views. For example, contrary to the wartime aphorism that there are no...

Sociologist Looks At Pediatric Physicians' Views On Religion, Spirituality

29/01/2014 18:23
Pediatricians and pediatric oncologists express differing views on religion and spirituality, largely based on the types of patients they treat, according to a new survey. Elaine Howard Ecklund,...

When East meets West: Why consumers turn to alternative medicine

29/01/2014 16:59
Alternative health remedies are increasingly important in the health care marketplace. A new study explores how consumers choose among the many available remedies. "Examples of the wide array of...

Paving the way for greater use of ancient medical knowledge

29/01/2014 16:58
Scientists are reporting an advance toward overcoming a major barrier to tapping the potential of traditional Chinese medicine and India's Ayurvedic medicine in developing new and more effective...

Combining Chinese, Western medicine could lead to new cancer treatments

29/01/2014 16:56
Combining traditional forms of Chinese and Western medicine could offer new hope for developing new treatments for liver, lung, colorectal cancers and osteosarcoma of the bones. Experts from Cardiff...

Spirituality key to Chinese medicine success: Study explores why Chinese medicine has stood the test of time

29/01/2014 16:55
Are the longevity and vitality of traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) due to its holistic approach? Indeed, Chinese medicine is not simply about treating illness, but rather about taking care of the...

Religion And Medicine: Sometimes A Healing Prescription

29/01/2014 15:37
Do pediatric oncologists feel that religion is a bridge or a barrier to their work? Or do they feel it can be either, depending on whether their patients are recovering or deteriorating? A novel...
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M-theory, the theory formerly known as Strings

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In the standard model of particle physics, particles are considered to be points moving through...

Multiverse Theory

31/10/2013 19:27
The Multiverse theory for the universe has been a recently accepted theory that describes the...

5 Reasons We May Live in a Multiverse

31/10/2013 19:30
by Clara Moskowitz, The universe we live in may not be the only one out there. In fact, our...

The Fundamental Forces of Nature

31/10/2013 19:37
here are 4 fundamental forces that have been identified. In our present Universe they have rather...

Albert Einstein and the Fabric of Time

31/10/2013 19:42
Surprising as it may be to most non-scientists and even to some scientists, Albert Einstein...

Time According to Einstein's Theory of Relativity

31/10/2013 19:44
In 1915, Albert Einstein first proposed his theory of special relativity.  Essentially, this...

Einstein's Special Relativity

31/10/2013 19:48
By Andrew Zimmerman Jones and Daniel Robbins In 1905, Albert Einstein published the theory of...

Dark Energy, Dark Matter

31/10/2013 19:51
In the early 1990's, one thing was fairly certain about the expansion of the Universe. It might...

The Physics of Time Travel

31/10/2013 19:57
by Michio Kaku In H.G. Wells’ novel, The Time Machine, our protagonist jumped into a special chair...

Sumerian Legend of Creation

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ENUMA ELISH TABLET I When skies above were not yet named Nor earth below pronounced by name, Apsu,...

Cosmogony and Cosmology: Sumerian Era

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Thorkild Jacobsen: Professor of Assyriology, Harvard University, 1962-74. Author of The Sumerian...

The Epic of Creation: The Sumerian Account

02/11/2013 07:51
by Zecharia Sitchin Enuma Elish.... "....An Akkadian seal from the third millennium B.C., now at...
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