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A view of Honolulu, Hawaii is seen from the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific November 9, 2011. REUTERS/Chris Wattie/File Photo

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A wild hamster from north-eastern France coming out of its
hole. Ecologists have been fighting for some years to protect the
rodent which in the past was considered a pest by farmers. (GERARD
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Patients with Alzheimer’s and dementia. Photo: Reuters

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Scientists have discovered life trapped in crystals that could
be 50,000 years old in caves in Mexico. Penny Boston via AP

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Science’s Biggest Blunder

Science’s Biggest Blunder

Race is perhaps the worst idea ever to come out of science. Scientists were responsible for officially dividing human beings into Europeans, Africans, Asians and Native Americans and promoting these groups as sub-species or separate species altogether. That happened...