Inventor: Internet leaving kids brain-dead

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TELEGRAPH) — Trevor Bayliss, the inventor of the wind-up radio, has warned the internet is dumbing down children. Mr Bayliss, 75, voiced fears about what he described as more…

Dads disappear from households across U.S.

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTONTIMES) — Nicole Hawkins‘ three daughters have matching glittery boots, but none has the same father. Each has uniquely colored ties in her hair, but none has a more…

Flossing your teeth a waste of time?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DAILYMAIL) — Visits to the dentist are never pleasant. Not only do we have our pearly whites scraped, prodded and drilled, we then have to endure a telling-off more…

Super poo: Fecal transplants way of future?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEWS.com.au) — You've heard of sperm banks and blood banks - but what about stool banks? "It's already happening in America," Professor Thomas Borony, Director of the Centre more…

Firm sues feds to resume selling horses as food

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DAILYMAIL) — A New Mexico meat company has filed a lawsuit against the federal government, accusing it of politically motivated inaction on its application to become the first more…

Teachers on reading, writing, packing heat

by Jack Minor -- Americans appear to have taken up the president's call for a national discourse on guns in the wake of the Newtown, Conn., shooting. But Barack Obama may not more…