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The Best Books Atlantic Staffers Read in 2015. Once again, Norway has been voted the best country in the world for humans. The Over-the-Counter Cancer Cure That No One Is Talking About. It’s no secret that cancer treatment has become its own thriving industry and the money to be made from prescribing cutting edge pharmaceuticals, chemotherapy and radiation treatment is immense.

The Over-the-Counter Cancer Cure That No One Is Talking About

Profit is the paradigm for modern medicine, but as our knowledge of cancer continues to grow we continue to be reminded that many verifiably effective and affordable treatments for cancer exist, but seems to be unwanted or outright prohibited by the medical establishment. On the Run - refugees. Dealing with Putin means understanding that, like all great politicians, he’s a terrific actor. Here is what we know: Over a span of several weeks, the Islamic State has conducted three mass casualty attacks outside of Syria and Iraq.

Dealing with Putin means understanding that, like all great politicians, he’s a terrific actor

On Oct. 31, a Russia-bound Airbus A321 with 224 passengers and crew on board was brought down by an explosive device that was placed somewhere on the aircraft, according to the Kremlin. On Nov. 12, an ISIL suicide bomber and a explosive-laden motorcycle parked on a busy street in southern Beirut claimed the lives of 43 people, in what was Lebanon’s deadliest terrorist attack this year. A day later, Paris experienced the deadliest act of violence on French soil since World War II, when three separate teams of ISIL gunmen stormed six separate locations in the city.

Paris Attacks Plot Was Hatched in Plain Sight. BOBIGNY, France—Three days before the attacks that ripped through Paris, Djazira Boulanger handed the keys to her row house, across the street from a kindergarten, to a guest who had booked it over the website Homelidays.com.

Paris Attacks Plot Was Hatched in Plain Sight

His name was Brahim Abdeslam. She didn’t know that Mr. Many Americans Believe They Don't Need The Flu Vaccine. Flu season is in swing and likely won't let up until April.

Many Americans Believe They Don't Need The Flu Vaccine

It seemed like high time to check in on how Americans feel about flu vaccination, so we asked more than 3,000 adults in the latest NPR-Truven Health Analytics Health Poll, conducted during the first half of October. All told, 62 percent of people said they had been vaccinated or intended to get vaccinated against flu. Those who hadn't been immunized and don't plan on it cited a variety of reasons. The top factors include a belief that a flu shot (or spray) is unnecessary for them (48 percent of the group), concerns about side effects or risks (16 percent) and worries that the vaccine could infect them with the flu (14 percent). Adult Siblings May Hold The Secret To A Happy Life. Katherine Streeter for NPR Somehow we're squeezing 16 people into our apartment for Thanksgiving this year, with relatives ranging in age from my 30-year-old nephew to my 90-year-old mother.

Adult Siblings May Hold The Secret To A Happy Life

What Type of Rice Is the Healthiest? By Dr.

What Type of Rice Is the Healthiest?

Mercola Rice, in one form or another, is one of the most important staple foods in the world and has been for possibly thousands of years. Today, it supplies around 20 percent of the world's food energy. Ontario. Whoopi Goldberg says Christians are as dangerous as Muslims, citing Hitler as an example. Since the November 13 terrorist attacks in Paris, many Americans want to ban Syrian refugees from entering the USA, fearful that some of them might be terrorists.

Whoopi Goldberg says Christians are as dangerous as Muslims, citing Hitler as an example

About half of the country’s governors have announced that Syrian refugees are not welcome in their states. Quora.

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90 percent of Americans would die in two years without electricity, warns EMP commission. If the power grid were to go out on a national scale, it would be lights out for America, in more ways than one.

90 percent of Americans would die in two years without electricity, warns EMP commission

The bulk of the nation’s infrastructure, including cell phones, computers, hospital equipment, credit card readers, gas pumps and refrigerators would cease working. This is one of the greatest threats to potentially plague the United States, and yet, it scarcely makes news headlines. Judging a Book by its Cover. What a clever device the book is.

Judging a Book by its Cover

It is compact and light, yet contains hundreds of pages that hold an incredible amount of information. Moving forward or backward in the text is as easy as flipping a page, while the book’s square shape and flat bottom facilitates easy shelving.

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Philosophy/ Psychology. Quora. Quora. Math. Quora. Religions. Pantone: How the world authority on color became a pop culture icon. Colors are tricky.

Pantone: How the world authority on color became a pop culture icon

If you’ve ever brought home a can of paint that you thought was taupe in the store but your partner points out looks “kinda pink” on the wall, you know how frustrating—and unreliable—color perception can be. Color systems like Japan’s TOYO Color Finder or Germany’s HKS Guide help professionals define color by name or number, instead of eyeballing it. But perhaps most universal of all color systems is Pantone—the lingua franca of color. Sound familiar? The US needs to retire daylight savings and just have two time zones—one hour apart.

This item has been corrected. Daylight saving time in the US ends Nov. 3, part of the an annual ritual where Americans (who don’t live in Arizona or Hawaii) and residents of 78 other countries including Canada (but not Saskatchewan), most of Europe, Australia and New Zealand turn their clocks back one hour. It’s a controversial practice that became the official standard in America in 1966 and adjusted throughout the 1970s with the intent of conserving energy.. The fall time change feels particularly hard because we lose another hour of evening daylight, just as the days grow shorter. Thaddeus Howze's answer to How smart is Superman? Ibuprofen Kills Thousands Each Year, So What Is The Alternative? NASA just released a close-up of Saturn’s moon Enceladus, taken 30 miles above the surface. In 1941, three captives of Italy’s fascist regime wrote a utopian manifesto titled Per un’Europa libera e unita (For a free and united Europe).

For Altiero Spinelli, Ernesto Rossi and Eugenio Colorni, the only lasting solution to the continent’s bloody war was a federal union of European countries. That idea, although far-fetched at the time, soon spread. By 1946, Winston Churchill echoed the proposition in a speech at the University of Zurich: We must build a kind of United States of Europe.

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