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Scientists just found another worrying link between sugar and depression

Lately, the science has really been stacking up evidence against consuming sugars in excess.<p>In addition to being linked to conditions like obesity, diabetes, inflammatory diseases, eating high levels of sugar has been associated with mental illnesses like depression. In a study published July 27 in …

Is Time Travel Possible, According To Science?

Have you ever dreamed of traveling through time? Not at the standard, “boring” rate that we normally do — at one second per second — but either:<p>faster, so that you wound up far into the future while remaining the same age,<br>• slower, so that you could accomplish much more than anyone else over the same …

Physics

No One Will Believe This Mac and Cheese Sauce is Made From Veggies — NO ONE! - One Green Planet

Growing up, that iconic blue box of Kraft Macaroni and Cheese was pretty much what represented our entire being. We lived for the commercials …

How space travel leads to cognitive shifts in awareness

The two people who have paid for a private moon mission next year will undergo a psychological as well as a physical journey. There’s a fundamental shift in human perspective offered by space flight. This radical shift in viewpoint – sometimes called ‘the overview effect’ - the cognitive shift in …

Space Travel

10 lunches to make for work without actually cooking ANYTHING

You know the scene: You <i>tried</i> to get up early enough to make a filling, healthy lunch for work, but then your dog got sick, or your kid had a …

This Healthy Blueberry Crisp Is The Perfect Dessert For Spring

Warmer weather = lighter desserts.<p>View this post on Facebook<p>3 cups blueberries<p>Crisp Topping:<p>1 cup rolled oats<p>½ cup almonds, chopped or slivered<p>¼ cup whole wheat flour<p>½ teaspoon cinnamon<p>2 tablespoons coconut oil, melted<p>¼ cup maple syrup<p>Garnish:<p>¼ cup Greek yogurt<p>2 tablespoons maple syrup<p>1. Preheat …

13 Things That Will Make You Much Happier | Inc.com

It's no secret that we're obsessed with happiness. After all, the "pursuit of happiness" is even enshrined in the Declaration of Independence. But happiness is fleeting. How can we find it and keep it alive?<p>Psychologists at the University of California have discovered some fascinating things about …

Happiness

'Physics-Defying' Gravity Hills Are One of The Strangest Natural Phenomena We've Seen

Where cars drift uphill.<p>Scattered across the world are a number of bewildering 'mystery spots' that appear to defy gravity - places where cars seem …

Physics

Top Vegetarian Protein Sources

These vegetarian protein sources make it easy to get your protein fill if you're eating a vegetarian or vegan diet or just trying to eat less meat …

Healthy Eating

Lemon-Glazed Pound Cake

Special equipment: a 10-inch Bundt pan<p>For the cake: Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F.<p>Generously grease a 10-inch Bundt pan with butter and dust with …

17 Easy Healthy Snacks To Keep You Energized All Day Long

For all those times you want to eat your own hand.

Science Says Listening to This Type of Music Will Help You Fall Asleep Faster

Hell hath no fury like a woman who hasn't gotten enough sleep: We're irritable, we're cranky, and unless we've ingested a fair amount of caffeine, …

Flute

Mexico City's Rosa Pistola Brings Her Seductively Grimey Trap-Reggaeton Sound to New York

Catch her live as part of Trans-Pecos’ Mega City party series this weekend, that features exclusively Latin American artists.<p>In advance of her first ever US appearance this weekend at Trans-Pecos, Mexico City-based DJ Rosa Pistola is sharing a hypnotic, body roll-inspiring trap and reggaeton mix …

Mexico City

This Jupiter Photo Is Unbearably Gorgeous

This unbearably gorgeous image of Jupiter was taken by NASA's Juno spacecraft back on December 11 and was just shared by NASA on Thursday. From a …

Healthy Breakfast Recipes

Healthy Breakfast Sandwich<p>Skip the fast food and make your own breakfast sandwich, with whole-wheat English muffins, Canadian bacon, tomatoes, chives …

15 Healthy Chinese New Year Recipes

This Saturday is Chinese New Year and we welcome in the year of the rooster. In Manchester we have such a big Chinese community, and there's always a …

9 Crazy-Good Seafood Recipes To Try This Week

Seafood isn't just for summer -- these sensational recipes are a welcome reprieve from meat-heavy winter meals.<p><b>1. Cioppino (Fisherman's Stew)</b><p>Brimming with fresh seafood in a tomato and wine broth that tastes like the sea, Cioppino is an Italian-American fish stew. Serve it with garlic bread or a …

7 Easy Veggie Chili Recipes That Prove You Don't Need Meat to Make It Hearty

Chili is one of those cozy dinners we make once a week come wintertime. We’re pretty much always craving a spicy, warm bowlful. Bonus: It’s one of …

These are the dash cams your car has been waiting for

Having a dash cam can mean the difference between a small fender bender that wasn’t your fault costing you nothing and costing you thousands. How? If …

Dashcam

Most of the world's largest companies promise to retrain staff even if robots replace jobs

The group polled 1,600 "senior business decision makers" at some of the largest organisations in the world in its report "Amplifying Human Potential: Towards Purposeful Artificial Intelligence," released on Tuesday.<p>The report found that companies across the globe are counting on adopting AI to …

The benefits and harms of marijuana, explained by the most thorough research review yet

A new report looks at more than 10,000 studies on marijuana. It has good and bad news for pot users.<p>Marijuana has been with humans in some way or another for thousands of years. But after all this time, there is still a lot of public debate about what, exactly, pot’s risks and benefits are.<p>A recent …

These Scripts Help You Start and Nail a Salary Negotiation Talk with Your Boss

The beginning of the year is a great time to make sure you’re being paid what you’re worth, and if you find out it’s about time you had a chat with …

How to Respond to Four Common Salary Negotiation Questions

You want to be prepared for your upcoming salary negotiation, so you plan to research the standard pay range and practice asking for what you want. …

Earth - Plants can see, hear and smell – and respond

Plants, according to Jack C Schultz, "are just very slow animals".<p>This is not a misunderstanding of basic biology. Schultz is a professor in the Division of Plant Sciences at the University of Missouri in Columbia, and has spent four decades investigating the interactions between plants and …

Two stars are about to smash into each other and the explosion will be visible with the naked eye

Two stars are set to collide, creating a huge explosion that will be visible from Earth with the naked eye. The cosmic crash is to take place in …

The Most Detailed View of Black Holes in the Universe Will Blow Your Mind

Stare into the abyss, my friends. The image above features the highest concentration of black holes humans have ever seen. So dense are the merciless …

Build a DIY garden you can bring on the road

You can take it with you on your adventures<p>There’s nothing quite like putting down roots and tending a garden. But what happens if you don’t have a backyard? Or you’re suddenly uprooted? Or you decide to go on a road trip and can’t get anyone to watch your plants?<p>Just whip up a portable container …

The Feynman Technique Helps You Study Faster and Retain More Information

You can read something and <i>hope</i> that it’ll all be beamed into your brain for future application. Or you can read it and write down what you just …

Richard Feynman

10 Definitive Reasons You Need More Houseplants in Your Life

You better believe we're going to try #2 this winter.<p>If you blame genetics for your lack of green thumb, it's time to teach yourself the powers of keeping a plant alive. It turns out these livings things can do even more for your physical and mental health than they can for your living room decor — …

Plants