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  1. 'Cities that used lead water pipes have higher murder rates' study claimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2016 | Mirror.co.uk

    Using lead pipes to carry water supply was stopped after 1970, but a new study shows they may have links to violent crime The use of lead in water pipes has been linked to cities with soaring murder rates , according to a new study. US cities which were found to have lead water pipes were also found to have higher murder rates in the first half of the 20th century.

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  2. Smart vibrator promises better orgasms and could even tell you how long to spend on foreplayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2016 | Mirror.co.uk

    The Lioness vibrator's creators claim it can help women understand their sex drive and even learn how long they should spend on foreplay, using data transmitted to an app by embedded sensors You've heard of step-counters and smartphone apps that track your exercise - but a smart vibrator? Well, the body-tracking craze has now moved into the bedroom with a sex toy funding campaign that aims to help women achieve the best orgasm possible. Creators of the Lioness vibrator claim it can help women better understand their sex drive and even figure out how long they should spend on foreplay, using data transmitted to a phone app by sensors embedded inside.

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  3. Contraceptive pill for MEN could be on horizon as scientists discover ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2016 | Mirror.co.uk

    People tend to think of fertilisation as like a marathon, where the most powerful sperm is going to win - but scientists see it 'as the Tour de France' A contraceptive pill suitable for both men and women could be on the horizon, after scientists discovered the secret behind the sperm's 'power kick'. The image of sperm 'tadpoles' with their swishing tails racing to be the first to reach the egg are well known.

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  4. Chunk from The Goonies all grown up: See actor Jeff Cohen's transformation over the yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2016 | Mirror.co.uk

    After giving up acting he opened up his own legal firm called Cohen Gardner LLP, where he's a partner. But it's Jeff's body transformation that is the biggest change - after all, he was known for his famous truffle shuffle scene.

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  5. Drink MORE coffee to reduce your risk of developing multiple sclerosis, experts sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2016 | Mirror.co.uk

    People who drink a lot of coffee every day may have up to a 30 per cent reduced risk of developing the neurological condition, research suggests 'Reduced risk': Drinking a lot of coffee every day may cut your risk of developing MS, research suggests Drinking a lot of coffee every day could potentially cut your risk of developing multiple sclerosis , a study has found. Consuming more than 900ml of the liquid may offer up to a 30 per cent reduced risk of suffering from the neurological condition, the research suggests.

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  6. Country living could HARM kids 'as farm pesticides weaken their lungs'Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2015 | Mirror.co.uk

    Country air might be good for kids, but pesticides cause children near farms to have weaker lungs, a new study warned. Levels of organophosphate pesticide metabolites in a child's body was linked to weaker breaths in children living around farms.

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  7. Scientists set up A 10million lab to make sure ROBOTS never rule the worldRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2015 | Mirror.co.uk

    New centre will bring together computer scientists, philosophers and social scientists to examine the technical, practical and philosophical questions artificial intelligence raises A new 10million laboratory is being set up to make sure robots never rule the world in a 21st century science fiction nightmare. The University of Cambridge is launching a new research centre to explore the opportunities - and challenges - to humanity from the development of artificial intelligence.

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