President Barack Obama hailed former South African President Nelson Mandela on Thursday as a leader who left his country with a legacy of freedom and peace. "He achieved more than could be expected of any man," Obama said at the White House shortly after the announcement of Mandela's death. "Today he's gone home, and we've lost one of the most influential, courageous and profoundly good human beings that any of us will share time with on this earth," Obama said. Obama, the first black U.S. …
UNA bets woo Pampanga voters
Senatorial candidates of the United Nationalist Alliance woo voters through sorties in Pampanga.
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"Genetic memory" is a tantalizing science fiction concept that provides a plausible explanation for past-life experiences and reincarnation—but there may be a hint of truth to it after all. Two scientists from Atlanta's Emory University have shown that it's possible for mice to pass down the fear of a certain smell—essentially the memory of a bad experience—down to their offspring for up to two generations. Neurobiologist and psychiatrist Kerry Ressler and his colleague, Brian Dias, trained …
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Those who still think Disney is just about animation and movies might change their minds soon: Disney Research has developed a technique to render 3D surfaces on touchscreens. …