Smoking may be permanently damaging your DNA, says study

Tobacco smoke leaves its mark on DNA by changing a chemical code on the DNA molecule that can sometimes change gene activity, according to...

June was 14th straight record hot month, with global average of 16.4 degrees Celsius

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration said that globally, June was the 14th straight record hot month. NOAA Tuesday also warned about excessive heat for...

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National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) has announced a new position for volunteers to be working on planet Mars. Posted on NASA's website, the ad...

Compulsive shopping addiction as bad as drug abuse

Omniomania, compulsive shopping, commonly referred to as shopping addiction, is presumably the most innocent type of addiction, but experts warn that compulsive shopping may...

Smokers have harder time getting work, make less than non-smokers: US study

People who smoke may find it harder to get work, and make less money than non-smokers, according to a US study. The findings in the...

April Fools’ Day 2016: how did the tradition originate and what are the best...

April Fools! The date falls on a Friday this year, so keep an eye out for office pranksters. For those who don't know, April Fools’...

Comet heading for the sun

A comet is heading for a close encounter with the sun later this month, and if it is not vaporized or torn...

Apple unveils two new iPhones for world market

Apple on Tuesday unveiled two new iPhones, fielding a slick new top-end model along with one aimed at budget-conscious smartphone shoppers around...

Tiger Woods to play in new $7 million Turkish Airlines Open

World number one Tiger Woods is to compete in the inaugural Turkish Airlines Open in Antalya in November, the European Tour said yesterday.The ...

Is your laundry making you ill? 30°C cycles breed bacteria and transfer germs from...

Your washing might smell fresh but don't be lulled into a false sense of cleanliness. The move away from the high-temperature washes...

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