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John F. Nash Jr., Mathematician Whose Life Story Inspired ‘A Beautiful Mind,’ Dies At 86

John F. Nash Jr. at his Princeton graduation in 1950, when he received his doctorate.

John F. Nash Jr., a mathematician who shared a Nobel Prize in 1994 for work that greatly extended the reach and power of modern economic theory and whose long descent into severe mental illness and eventual recovery were the subject of a book and a film, both titled “A Beautiful Mind,” was killed, along with his wife, in a car crash on Saturday in New Jersey. He was 86.

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Rap Music Is Full Of Bad Financial Advice—But Not In This Video

 The two guys who created it are Matt Giovanisci and Andrew Fiebert, who together hosted a personal finance podcast called Listen Money Matters. From the creators:

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I’m Attracted To My Stepbrother, And I Want Him To Know About My Desire

A girl who shares a bedroom with her stepbrother has fallen in love with him. She seeks advise:

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Many Diabetics In Singapore At Risk Of Going Blind: Study

What a person with normal vision sees (left) compared to what a person with diabetic retinopathy sees (right). -- PHOTOS: SINGAPORE NATIONAL EYE CENTRE

Many diabetic patients in Singapore are at risk of losing their vision, as most of those who suffer from a diabetes-linked eye condition do not even know they have the problem, a large-scale study has found.

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Smokers Who Quit May Have Brains Hard-Wired For Success

Pic: ReutersSmokers who kick the habit could be hard-wired for success, thanks to greater communication between two regions of the brain that may play a role in controlling the urge to reach for cigarettes, a U.S. study suggests.

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Dogs May Have Lived With Humans For 30,000 Years

The lower jawbone of Taimyr wolfDomestic dogs may have a pedigree that dates back almost 40,000 years to when modern humans started colonising Europe and Asia, new research has shown.

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Will Aung San Suu Kyi Break Her Silence On Burma’s Rohingya Crisis?

Pic: APAung San Suu Kyi’s National League for Democracy (NLD) party appears to have finally shown some support for the nation’s persecuted Rohingya Muslims after years of ignoring their plight.

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Wonder How Game Of Thrones Looks Like In Manga? Check This Out!

Any obsessed fan of the HBO series Game Of Thrones would have a check list of what merchandise to collect next.

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