Manhattanhenge Makes New York City Streets Glow On Memorial Day 2016

Manhattanhenge brightens Memorial Day skies this evening for New Yorkers as the sun aligns with the city’s east-west streets. The solar alignment with the city’s street grid occurs twice a year in a phenomenon that has become hugely popular with tourists and veteran New Yorkers alike.

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Alzheimer’s: Infections May Trigger The Disease, Study Says

A new study linking Alzheimer’s and infection may turn the scientific and medical community’s understanding and treatment of the disease upside down. The study, published in Science Translational Medicine this past week, suggests that current therapies may be targeting the wrong culprit when it comes to treating the degenerative brain disorder.

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Bayer And Monsanto – Takeover Bid Confirmed As Bayer Stocks Fall And Monsanto Shares Rise

Bayer and Monsanto – a corporate marriage made in heaven or a problematic union from the start? German-based Bayer group ended weeks of speculation by confirming its unsolicited bid for Monsanto, the controversial American seed company in a move that stirs up a new round of rumors and potential controversy.

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TUBERCULOSIS AND REFUGEES? BACKLASH FOLLOWS “INVESTIGATIVE” REPORT INTO HEALTH RISK

Tuberculosis and the potential health risk posed by refugees became a hot topic after a story aired by a Fargo, North Dakota TV station Monday. The story, which Valley News Live called an investigative report, alleged that tuberculosis infected refugees in North Dakota and Minnesota represent a threat to the health of virtually all its citizens – but local health experts disagree.

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