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Men Looking To Get Ripped Are At Risk Of Abusing Legal Supplements

Fri, 08/07/2015 - 12:37pm

We're not talking steroids here, we're talking about the stuff you can buy at the supermarket. They're not dangerous in themselves. But overuse can signal emotional or physical problems.

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#NPRreads: Cecil's Zimbabwe And UCLA Tracks A Superbug

Fri, 08/07/2015 - 12:00pm

Also this week, an in-depth look at Darren Wilson — the Ferguson, Mo., police officer who fatally shot Michael Brown.

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Disgust Diet: Can You Train Your Brain To Recoil At High-Calorie Foods?

Fri, 08/07/2015 - 9:47am

A psychologist says there could be a simple way to make calorie-packed foods like French fries or ice cream seem unappealing, even a bit disgusting. Others are less sure.

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Can You Protect Your Tummy From Traveler's Diarrhea?

Thu, 08/06/2015 - 9:03pm

It has many names: Montezuma's Revenge. Delhi Belly. And there are about as many misconceptions about traveler's diarrhea as there are names for it. We're here to explain what actually will help.

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Cut Your Bagel The Mathematically Correct Way

Thu, 08/06/2015 - 12:45pm

Bagels are getting too big and puffy, throwing off proper ratios to cream cheese and lox. Something must be done.

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It Took A Musician's Ear To Decode The Complex Song In Whale Calls

Thu, 08/06/2015 - 4:00am

Male humpback whales create 'songs' together, scientists say. Katy Payne was the first to hear the shifts in pitch and pattern in the collective calls as complex music — haunting, evolving tunes.

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Why Did The U.S. Choose Hiroshima?

Thu, 08/06/2015 - 3:22am

Seventy years ago today, an atomic bomb wiped a city off the map. The men who picked the target knew the destruction would be awful, but hoped it could end the war and stop future use of such bombs.

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