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Oct 11, 2014 08:15 AM ET // Benjamin Radford
Seven people in East Africa were killed earlier this week after being accused of witchcraft. Continue reading →
Oct 9, 2014 03:00 PM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
Some believe consciousness does not originate in the brain, but is filtered by the brain.
Oct 10, 2014 07:00 AM ET // Benjamin Radford
Any disease is scary, but why is Ebola especially terrifying? Here are some answers. Continue reading →
Oct 2, 2014 08:40 AM ET // AFP
Olfactory dysfunction in older people could augur the end of life within just five years.
Sep 5, 2014 02:46 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
Is karma responsible for the misfortunes of the famous and infamous? Many people think so -- here's a closer look. Continue reading →
Aug 11, 2014 10:43 PM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
The apparent suicide of Robin Williams highlights the connection between comedians and depression. Continue reading →
Aug 1, 2014 05:15 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
As doctors work to stem an epidemic of the deadly Ebola virus, rumor and folklore help spread the disease. Continue reading →
Jun 18, 2014 11:50 AM ET // Roland de Courson, AFP
Deeply disturbing images show Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) militants executing soldiers or security force members. AFP explains why they ran them.
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