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California firefighters revive dog after 20 minutes of mouth-to-snout resuscitation

California firefighters revive dog pulled from burning apartment after 20 minutes of mouth-to-snout resuscitation. https://t.co/0s6VtcYbRc pic.twitter.com/mYYLpBAHUq — ABC News (@ABC) March 24, 2017 California firefighters who spent 20 minutes performing mouth-to-snout resuscitation on a dog they rescued from a burning apartment are being hailed as heroes. The dog's owner, 35-year-old Crystal Lamirande, had

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Alienation, a lack of control, and uncertainly are all facts that lead someone towards a conspiracy worldview

http://www.newstatesman.com/science-tech/internet/2017/03/they-re-turning-frogs-gay-psychology-behind-internet-conspiracy Alienation, a lack of control, and uncertainly are all facts that lead someone towards a conspiracy worldview, explains Wood. As he puts it: “basically conspiracy theories are a way to try and make sense of the world that in that moment doesn’t particularly make sense.” According to Wood, victims of

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Gluten free craze is making celiacs sick

https://qz.com/569410/the-gluten-free-craze-is-making-celiacs-like-me-sick/ According to an October report by leading research and market intelligence agency Mintel, one-quarter of Americans now consume gluten-free foods—a 67% increase from 2013. The gluten-free category has experienced growth of 136% from 2013-2015, with sales of $11.6 billion in 2015. North America and Latin America lead the pack with

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Just how useful our ability to delude ourselves can be

https://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/intimate-portrait/201703/self-deception-helps-us-accomplish-goals Recent research by Robert Trivers and his colleagues sheds light on just how useful our ability to delude ourselves can be. In a clever experiment, participants were asked to write a speech about a character after watching a series of videos of him engaging in positive, neutral, and negative actions.

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They didn’t want to cause their son further distress

http://www.nzherald.co.nz/world/news/article.cfm?c_id=2&objectid=11819266 Hinch's mother began to lecture her son about the importance of honouring your word, until his brother Des interjected to say the man had "done something to Derryn." "Then all hell broke loose," he recalled, saying his parents angrily chased his molester out of the home. Years later, he asked his parents

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Neurological connections in the brain controlling speech production

Illustration of the neurological connections in the brain controlling speech production. (… https://t.co/fkhe8QVsWp pic.twitter.com/Q4ErjqGqDq — PsyPost.org (@PsyPost) March 19, 2017 Illustration of the neurological connections in the brain controlling speech production. (Credit: Stefan Fuertinger and Kristina Simonyan, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai)

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Triumph for Tolerance

http://www.thedailybeast.com/cheats/2017/03/15/exit-poll-dutch-far-right-leader-geert-wilders-loses.html?via=desktop&source=copyurl The main exit poll in Wednesday’s Dutch general election show far-right, anti-Islam leader Geert Wilders losing rather badly to Prime Minister Mark Rutte. According to the Associated Press, the polling suggests Rutte’s center-right party has 31 of the 150 lower-house seats, with Wilders’ populist Party for Freedom gaining very few

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How long it’s actually safe to keep and eat foods

This is how long it’s actually safe to keep and eat foods left in your fridge: https://t.co/HffIbnK1XE — Cleveland Clinic (@ClevelandClinic) December 30, 2016 https://www.mpi.govt.nz/food-safety/food-safety-for-consumers/tips-for-food-safety/ Clean, cook, chill Following the 3 Cs can help keep you safe from bugs in food and reduce the chances of food poisoning. Clean Good food hygiene starts with clean hands,

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