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Researchers develop ‘brain training’ app to help OCD patients manage their symptoms

Researchers have developed a novel "brain training" app that could help people who suffer from obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) to manage their symptoms, including excessive handwashing and cont...

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Stephen Hawking's iconic wheelchair, thesis on origins of universe for sale

Stephen Hawking was a cosmic visionary, a figure of inspiration and a global celebrity. His unique status is reflected in an upcoming auction of some of the late physicist's possessions: It include...

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Stephen Hawking wheelchair, thesis up for sale: Report

Stephen Hawking was a cosmic visionary, a figure of inspiration and a global celebrity. His unique status is reflected in an upcoming auction of some of the late physicist’s possessions: It include...

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Facebook hires Nick Clegg as head of global affairs

Facebook Inc has hired former U.K. Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg to lead its global affairs and communications team, as the social network deals with a number of scandals related to privacy, fak...

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Four giant planets around young star discovered

Scientists have identified a young star with four Jupiter and Saturn-sized planets orbiting it, the first time that so many massive worlds have been detected in such a system. The star, CI Tau, is ...

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Philippine chatbot 'Gabbie' is helping victims of sexual harassment

Meet Gabbie, a Facebook messenger chatbot that helps Filipinos report incidents of sexual assault and harassment. Gabbie is a project of Gabriela, a Philippines-based women's group. Over 10,000 wom...

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