What's really at stake with Obamacare

by Lee Hieb, M.D. -- Editor's note: The following is an open letter to the Republican governor of the state of Iowa, Terry Branstad. Fifteen states have passed laws (three by constitutional amendment) more…

Solar flares closing in on Earth

by F. Michael Maloof -- WASHINGTON – The massive sunspot identified as AR1654, which is spewing solar flares, has scientists saying that a portion of a coronal mass ejection is expected to brush more…

Parents 'tried to exorcise daughter, 10'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TELEGRAPH) — A couple living in Sweden have been charged with child abuse for trying to exorcise their daughter at age 10 because they thought she was a more…

Breast cancer 'switch' discovered

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (THE AGE) — Australian researchers have found a ''genetic switch'' that has the potential to open up new treatments for breast cancer. The switch allows scientists to change more…

Bill Gates: I have no use for money

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TELEGRAPH) — Having already given away $28bn, Bill Gates intends to eradicate polio, with the same drive he brought to Microsoft . He speaks to Neil Tweedie. William more…

The beautiful, efficient anatomy of pregnancy

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Huffington Post) I have spent most of the last decade focusing on the marvels of developmental biology -- "the study of how multicellular organisms develop from immature forms more…

State making abortion insurance mandatory

by -NO AUTHOR- -- By Michael F. Haverluck There's already a mandate in Obamacare for employers to pay for abortifacients as part of their health care packages, and now residents of Washington more…

'Vaccine' to boost global food production

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Israel21C) Even though organic agriculture and sustainable farming practices are on the rise, feeding a hungry world demands that commercial farmers rely on genetically engineered (GMO) seeds to more…

Government says violating faith 'no burden'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Attorneys for the Obama administration have explained to a federal appeals court that ordering company owners to violate their faith by paying for abortion pills does not amount more…