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Aspirin reduces risk of blood clots, heart attacks, stroke, but increases bleeding making it a double-edged sword
Health

Aspirin reduces risk of blood clots, heart attacks, stroke, but increases bleeding making it a double-edged sword

Aspirin’s history goes back some 3,500 years when the Egyptians and the Sumerians started using willow bark to alleviate pain and fever. Yet, aspirin is also one of those drugs that every doctor (and dentist) will ask you about before doing an invasive procedure, no matter how small

Image of Martian rock resembling ancient Egyptian warrior woman sparks debate on humanity's alien origins
News & Analysis

Image of Martian rock resembling ancient Egyptian warrior woman sparks debate on humanity's alien origins

The discovery was made by Joe White while he was browsing through some of NASA's released pictures from the Curiosity rover.

Egyptian president Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi secures 12 million signatures in run up to second term in 2018
World

Egyptian president Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi secures 12 million signatures in run up to second term in 2018

A campaign backing Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi said on Sunday that it collected over 12 million signatures of Egyptians supporting him to run for a second term in the 2018 presidential elections

Know special powers of your feline: Did you know cats helped researchers predict earthquakes?
Life

Know special powers of your feline: Did you know cats helped researchers predict earthquakes?

have 22 dogs in my house, all of whom have been rescued. But deep down inside, I am really a cat person. I would be happy if I could keep 22 or more cats as well.

Egypt marks 5th anniversary of uprising against Hosni Mubarak
World

Egypt marks 5th anniversary of uprising against Hosni Mubarak

Egypt is marking the fifth anniversary of the popular uprising that toppled longtime autocrat Hosni Mubarak.

20,000 Egyptians flee Libya after beheadings, airstrikes
World

20,000 Egyptians flee Libya after beheadings, airstrikes

An Egyptian border official says some 20,000 Egyptians have fled Libya since the release of a grisly beheading video by Islamic State militants.

Rupert Murdoch says, 'All Egyptians are white', Twitter gives him a hard time
World

Rupert Murdoch says, 'All Egyptians are white', Twitter gives him a hard time

As the backlash refused to die down, Murdoch played the pacifist to calm angry Tweeters. But it was too little, too late.