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Welcome to Fit Nutrition and Health

Runners, cyclists, swimmers, wrestlers, boxers, bodybuilders -- they are all athletes. Athletes seem to operate at a level higher than us, mere …

These 15 Tattoos Made With Real Plants and Flowers Look Like No Other Tattoos Out There

Body art to truly become ~one with the earth~.<p>Have you ever gotten the prettiest flowers ever from a loved one and wanted to save them forever? Well, now you can, with a tattoo! You'll have to fly to Ukraine, where the latest tattoo trend uses real flowers and plants, but you'll figure out how to …

Science Just Gave You an Awesome Reason to Get High and Masturbate All Day

The benefits of stoned sex are well-documented. Numerous studies have pointed out smoking weed can have aphrodisiac effects, relaxing your …

Historic double comet flyby coming Monday and Tuesday: Here's what you need to know

Two comets are headed for a historic flyby of Earth this week, and you don't want to miss them.<p>The bigger of the two bodies, known as 252P/LINEAR, is about 750 feet in size and surrounded by an emerald green cloud of gas. It is expected to make its closest approach to our planet on March 21 at 5:14 …

See 1 Woman Transform Into 11 Disney Princesses While Wearing a Hijab

Prepare to be mesmerized.<p>Malaysian makeup artist Saraswati's (@queenofluna) skills are next level — she basically has makeup superpowers. Saraswati's special talent is transforming into Disney princesses all while wearing a hijab, which she fashions to look like Disney princess hair.<p>Scroll through …

How scientists detected gravitational waves for the first time

Scientists have announced the first detection of gravitational waves, a finding that will give astronomers an entirely new window to the universe. But how are these waves observed and why have we never seen them before?<p>Gravitational waves are ripples in the space-time continuum first predicted by …

Gravitational Waves

World Still 3 Minutes Away From Destruction, Doomsday Clock Says

The Doomsday Clock remains at three minutes to midnight, the closest to the brink of global destruction since the height of the Cold War, …

Cold War

Stephen Hawking's daughter says stubbornness and laughter have kept her father going

As Professor Stephen Hawking turns 74, his daughter Lucy tells an audience at the BBC Reith Lectures how her 'enormously stubborn' father has always approached life with a sense of humour<p>Professor Stephen Hawking’s daughter has said stubbornness and laughter have kept her father alive, as the …

Samsung's latest smart fridge has cameras and a huge display

One of the highlights of CES is always the wacky new appliance tech (and associated bickering) from Samsung and LG. This year looks to be no exception thanks to a new "Family Hub" refrigerator from Samsung. The imposing-looking model is equipped with a 21.5-inch, 1080p monitor and cameras inside so …

Meet the world's smallest camera-equipped drone

The Axis Vidius is a quadcopter that fits in the palm of your hand -- it's roughly 1.5 inches square -- yet it's able to livestream and record video in 420p. Axis says its Vidius model is the smallest-ever camera-equipped drone, and it's so tiny that users don't have to register it with the Federal …

Drones

Scientist Discovers Hidden Portrait Beneath The Mona Lisa

Let the Mona Lisa mysteries continue.<p>For centuries, human beings from all walks of life have spent countless hours wondering what lies behind Mona Lisa's enigmatic smile. Is it superiority? Cunning? Boredom? Finally, after 500 years of wondering, French scientist Pascal Cotte thinks he knows what …

Is Our Universe a Fake?

<i>Robert Lawrence Kuhn is the creator, writer and host of "Closer to Truth," a public television and multimedia program that features the world's</i> …

The 10 science stories of the week that you don't want to miss

But at Tech Insider, that's our job: to bring you the most interesting and important developments in research, current events, and the science of everyday life.<p>This week we dug into the alarming chemistry of a bomb ingredient used in the Paris attacks, explored the dangers of sulfur mining, and …

New Evidence Points To A Local Origin For Earth's Oceans

The origin of Earth’s water is a bit of a mystery. While water is common in our solar system, it’s much more common in the outer solar system, such as Jupiter’s moon Europa or Saturn’s moon Enceladus. Most of the worlds of the inner solar system are fairly dry. So how did Earth come to have large …

Astronomy

Researchers determine origin of mysterious stone columns along Crowley Lake

The strange pillar-like formation emerged after Crowley Lake reservoir was completed in 1941: stone columns up to 20 feet tall connected by high arches, as if part of an ancient Moorish temple.<p>They had been buried and hidden for eons until the reservoir's pounding waves began carving out the softer …

Centuries-old Incan mummy's DNA reveals untold story of ancient lineage

Sequenced genome of boy who was sacrificed by the Inca 500 years ago points to extent of genetic diversity in the Andes before the Spanish arrived<p>Archaeologists and geneticists have sequenced the genome of a boy sacrificed 500 years ago during an Incan ritual in the Andes, finding a previously …

Anthropology

Europe's fourth ancestral 'tribe' uncovered

<b>Geneticists have detected a fourth ancestral "tribe" which contributed to the modern European gene pool.</b><p>Research shows Europeans are a mixture of three major ancestral populations - indigenous hunters, Middle Eastern farmers and a population that arrived from the east in the Bronze Age.<p>DNA from …

What is the Shape of the Universe?

If you could somehow manage to step outside of the universe, what would it look like? Scientists have struggled with this question, taking several …

Einstein's True Biggest Blunder (Op-Ed)

<i>Don Lincoln is a senior scientist at the U.S. Department of Energy's Fermilab, America's largest Large Hadron Collider research institution. He also</i> …

Physics

After diving deep through icy geysers, Cassini sends images of Enceladus

Just in time for Halloween, NASA has released ghostly images of the icy geysers shooting out of Saturn's moon Enceladus. More data taken during the Cassini spacecraft's deepest-ever dive through the plume will be released in coming days as scientists use the spacecraft's data to answer questions …

Astronomy

Twelve Syria hospitals hit by airstrikes as Russian jets bombard country

Thirty-five patients and doctors killed in recent weeks as bombs destroy access to life-saving treatment in Syria, warns Doctors Without Borders (MSF)<p>Airstrikes in northern Syria have hit 12 medical facilities in recent weeks, forcing hospitals to close and deepening the country’s refugee …

US special forces reportedly in covert combat for months against ISIS

U.S. special operations forces reportedly have carried out several covert combat missions against ISIS over the past year, contrary to the Pentagon's insistence that operations like last week's raid of an ISIS-held prison in northern Iraq was a "unique" circumstance.<p>Bloomberg View reported that a …

Kendall Jenner's Chic Street Style

December 6, 2017<p>The model stepped out sporting style basics while grabbing a cup of coffee in Los Angeles in a slightly see-through Henley shirt and …

Kendall Jenner

Scott Kelly breaks the record for longest consecutive time in space by a US astronaut

As of today, Scott Kelly now officially holds the record for the longest consecutive amount of time spent in space by an American astronaut. The previous record holder was Spanish-American astronaut Michael López-Alegría, who spent 215 consecutive days in space in 2007. Today marks 216 consecutive …

Poof! The Planet Closest To Our Solar System Just Vanished

The disappearance of Alpha Centauri Bb raises questions for planet hunters looking for Earth-sized alien worlds.<p>Scientists just made a planet disappear. According to a new study, Alpha Centauri Bb, a world in the nearest star system to us, was merely a ghost in the data.<p>The planet, thought to be …

Winners of the 2015 Urban Photography Competition Shine a Light on Diverse Urban Life Around the World

The 2015 CBRE Urban Photographer of the Year Competition recently released their selection of winning and honourably mentioned images that celebrate the diversity of urban life. With 21,000 stunning entries from over 113 different countries, the annual competition, in its 9th year of development, …

Asia Pacific