I REALIZED Seattle traffic was making my head explode when I found myself spitting mad and screaming at the woman in the car next to me. In my defense: It was the tail end of a frustrating commute home. We were in a slow-rolling zipper merge, and she refused to let me in. I laid on the horn and glared at her. “You *#$!% moron!” I shouted. “It’s like grade school. You. Take. Turns.” I was right — but it didn’t do me any good. By the time I got home, I felt like an idiot. My heart was racing, and my knees wobbled at how close I came to causing an accident. My outburst might have been more extreme than some, but I don’t think I’m the only one losing my cool these days. With traffic congestion in the Puget Sound area among the country’s worst and getting more dreadful by the day, every car trip can feel like picking your way through a minefield of near-misses, reckless fools and roadblocks. You spend 40 minutes inching along … [Read more...] about How to keep your head from exploding in Seattle traffic
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Sections SEARCH Skip to content Skip to site index Science Subscribe Log In Subscribe Log In Advertisement Supported by Matter ByCarl Zimmer May 21, 2018 James Priest couldn’t make sense of it. He was examining the DNA of a desperately ill baby, searching for a genetic mutation that threatened to stop her heart. But the results looked as if they had come from two different infants. “I was just flabbergasted,” said Dr. Priest, a pediatric cardiologist at Stanford University. The baby, it turned out, carried a mixture of genetically distinct cells, a condition known as mosaicism. Some of her cells carried the deadly mutation, but others did not. They could have belonged to a healthy child. We’re accustomed to thinking of our cells sharing an identical set of genes, faithfully copied ever since we were mere fertilized eggs. When we talk about our genome — all the DNA in our cells — we speak in the … [Read more...] about Every Cell in Your Body Has the Same DNA. Except It Doesn’t.
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Share This Story! Let friends in your social network know what you are reading about Facebook Email Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Pinterest How old should kids be before they play tackle football? This Iowa legend says 14. The former Hawkeye joins some of the biggest names in professional football who think tackling can wait until boys are more developed. Sent! A link has been sent to your friend's email address. Posted! A link has been posted to your Facebook feed. Join the Conversation To find out more about Facebook commenting please read the Conversation Guidelines and FAQs Subscribe Today Log In Subscribed, but don't have a login? Activate your digital access. Kim Norvell, [email protected] Published 4:11 p.m. CT April 12, 2018 | Updated 4:29 p.m. CT April 12, 2018 CLOSE Researchers are tackling fresh questions about a degenerative brain disease now that it has been detected in the brains of nearly 200 football players after … [Read more...] about How old should kids be before they play tackle football? This Iowa legend says 14.