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Can Intermittent Fasting and Protein Cycling Slow Down the Aging Process?

The author of a new book, <i>Glow 15</i>, describes how an innovative dietary combination can help you lose weight and keep your cells youthful.<p>The words …

Wellness

If you’re going to buy bread, this is the healthiest kind

By now, you’ve likely come across your fair share of smack talk about bread: It causes brain fog! Will give you dementia! Makes you fat! (For the …

Nutrition

The ‘Iceman’s’ last meal was a high-fat feast

In 1991, hikers in the Italian Alps stumbled upon a dead body. But this was no typical John Doe case: The man had been dead for about 5300 years, …

Nutrition

Using these words can give away your social status, according to an anthropologist — and you’ll never hear a royal say them

Language is a minefield, and everyday habits can be an instant giveaway, revealing the speaker's social class. That's according to Kate Fox, a social anthropologist who picked out terms that a true upper-class Brit or royal would never use.<p>Her 2004 book, "Watching The English: The Hidden Rules of …

How Long Does LASIK Last?

If you've ever been saddled with eyeglasses so thick that the lenses look like Coke bottles glasses, you've probably considered LASIK surgery …

What happens to your body when you stop having sex

While many of us probably couldn’t imagine a life without sex, every now and then it’s natural to experience a “dry spell.”<p>So what effect does …

Stephen Hawking, science's brightest star, dies aged 76

I’m not afraid of death, but I’m in no hurry to die. I have so much I want to do first Stephen Hawking<p>There is no heaven or afterlife for broken-down computers; that is a fairy story for people afraid of the dark Stephen Hawking<p>My goal is simple. It is a complete understanding of the universe, why …

Stephen Hawking

Who's a good boy? Why 'dog-speak' is important for bonding with your pet

Scientists at the University of York have shown that the way we speak to our canine friends is important in relationship-building between pet and …

7 *Huge* Dog Breeds That Are So Sweet & Gentle With Kids

Adding a new dog to your family is especially exciting after you have children, because the bond between a kid and his dog can last a lifetime. …

Bengal tiger taken to Hobart vet for X-rays becomes lesson in ancient taxidermy

It is not every day a suburban veterinary clinic gets asked to help save a Bengal tiger.<p>But when Jen Cormack and her colleagues at the North Hobart …

How the Venus Flytrap Knows Not To Eat the Good Guys

Scientists wanted to know whether the plant preyed on the same insects that pollinate it – and if it did not, to begin to understand why.<p><i>by Clyde Sorenson, North Carolina State University; Elsa Youngsteadt, North Carolina State University, and Rebecca Irwin, North Carolina State University</i><p>The Venus …

A step-by-step guide to get richer, healthier, and happier in 31 days

If you don't yet have a plan for 2018, you might be in trouble.<p>Lucky for you, we've already made a plan for you. Above is our 31-day guide to starting off a healthy, wealthy, happy year. Each day is accompanied by a task, along with a quick explanation, below, of why it's important.<p>Read on to find …

Black Lives Matter activist Erica Garner dies aged 27

The daughter of Eric Garner became a leading civil rights activist in the United States after her father was killed by a police chokehold. Her family …

Erica Garner

World's first human head transplant a success, controversial scientist claims

The world's first human head transplant has allegedly been performed on a corpse in an 18 hour operation which successfully connected the spine, nerves and blood vessels of two people.<p>The operation was carried out by a team led by Dr Xiaoping Ren of Harbin Medical University, China, who last year …

This 4-Minute Bedtime Routine Will Help You Sleep Soundly (It Might Even Change Your Life)

Follow this rather rigid routine at night, sans all gadgets. You'll sleep better and feel less stressed out.<p>I decided to stop cold. I needed to break the cycle. I was getting a little nervous about what's been happening to me lately, and this was a pretty drastic measure.<p>That's right, I have …

Sleep

The 9 terms and phrases you need to know if you think you're being manipulated

Knowing the right words to deal with these people can give you the strength to stand up to them or walk away. In the cases of romantic relationships, manipulation is probably a sign of an abusive relationship, so the best thing to do is to run fast and far away.<p>Once equipped with the terms, it can …

‘A serious, critical, catastrophic event’: At least 21 dead as California wildfires spread

SANTA ROSA, Calif. — The deadly wildfires devastating Northern California continued to spread across dry hills and vineyards Wednesday, prompting more evacuations from a menacing arc of flames that has killed at least 21 people, destroyed more than 3,500 buildings and battered the region’s renowned …

Sonoma County

Chrome will get better at stopping those annoying autoplay videos starting in January

Auto video playback will only be allowed if sound isn’t played or if the user has shown interest in the clip<p>One of the most annoying things while browsing the web would have to be auto-play videos. You’re minding your own business, happily clicking away and scrolling when a video starts randomly …

Here's what foods are dangerous for dogs

Big puppy dog eyes can get just about anything they want when they appear at the side of the dinner table—but that doesn't mean they should. The wrong food scrap could cause symptoms that provoke a panicked call to the Pet Poison Helpline or a rush visit to the local veterinary office.<p>“We see …

The new Apple Watch has its own cellular connection — here’s how it works

The newest Apple Watch has just been announced, and it finally has a cellular connection to make calls and transmit data. Here's what you need to know.<p><b>Follow Tech Insider:</b>On Facebook

Apple Watch

Unbreakable Rubber Bands That Are 200 Times Stronger Than Steel Are Coming Soon

Just add graphene.<p>The world's largest manufacturer of rubber bands is making its main product immortal.<p>Alliance Rubber Co., a 94-year-old company …

Bands

In rare spectacle, Army court-martials a retired general

The U.S. Army will do something this weekend it has done only four other times since the Truman administration — drag a general into a military courtroom to face criminal charges.<p>James J. Grazioplene, 68, a retired major general from Gainesville, Va., is being court-martialed on charges that he …

Anthony Scaramucci's wife reportedly filed for divorce because he was 'hell-bent' on joining Trump

Citing "multiple sources," The Post's Page Six reported that Scaramucci's wife, Deidre Ball, filed for divorce after three years of marriage because of Scaramucci's efforts to get close to President Donald Trump.<p>Ball, who worked as a vice president for SkyBridge Capital, the firm founded by …

Florida man bitten by a poisonous snake slapped with 6-figure bill

Closed Captioning<p>ON<p>OFF<p>apply | reset x<p>font<p>size<p>color<p>Play Video - 3:05<p>July 29th, 2017<p>A Florida man was bitten by a poisonous snake and treated with an expensive antivenom that cost more than $150,000. He was lucky: Venomous snakes kill 100,000 people every year. The Weather Channel’s Dave Malkoff met …

16 skills that are hard to learn but will pay off forever

That's especially the case when it comes to learning important life skills.<p>To ascertain which talents are worth the investment, one Quora reader posed the question: "What are the hardest and most useful skills to learn?"<p>We've highlighted our favorite takeaways, as well as a few other skills we …

Want More Success? Science Says Do This 1 Thing First (Most People Do The Opposite)

We give up too easily. With a simple change of attitude, what seems like extreme adversity can become a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity.<p>Like modern-day explorers ascending K2 or reaching the North Pole, entrepreneurs like Elon Musk, Brian Chesky and Arianna Huffington have what the Finnish call <i>sisu</i>, …

Motivation

The 10 Best Spy Movies Ever Made

Some unconventional picks.<p>Spying is not so different from making a movie. "Twenty-four lies per second" is how director Michael Haneke describes filmmaking. Alfred Hitchcock knew that well, which is why he kept returning to the subject of professional liars again and again. He could relate. The …

Audrey Hepburn

To Be Happy, Give Up These 10 Habits

The real key to happiness is actually giving up certain perspectives and behaviors.<p>8 min read<p>This story originally appeared on Due<p>How can you introduce a little bit more happiness into your life? You may need to give up several things to become happy. To become happier, most people focus on adding …

Happiness