Cyber-flaw affects 745,000 pacemakers

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BBC News) A total of 745,000 pacemakers have been confirmed as having cyber-security issues that could let them be hacked. The Food and Drug Administration revealed that 465,000 more…

Hormones used to cure fear of migrants?

by Leo Hohmann -- A group of researchers from Germany and the United States claims to have found at least a partial cure for xenophobia, a much heralded accomplishment in the wake more…

Plastic surgery helps people quit smoking

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (YAHOO) — It’s no secret that it’s hard to quit smoking, and many people who want to break the habit struggle to do so. But new research has more…

Stunner! Did global cooling impact Hurricane Harvey?

by Greg Corombos -- In its dramatic coverage of Hurricane Harvey, mainstream-media figures repeatedly have asserted that human-caused global warming, or "climate change" as it now is dubbed, is responsible for the scale of devastation seen along more…

Civil war happens despite, not because

by Pat McLene -- This week's column continues the subject we started last week, specifically how to make a living when you decide to get out of Dodge – meaning leaving the more…