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The new secret to losing weight? Water

<b>(CNN) —</b> Suddenly starving? Try drinking some water.<p>That recommendation isn't new -- but it suddenly got some serious evidence to back it up. A study of nearly 10,000 adults ages 18 to 64 shows that staying hydrated by drinking water and eating more water-loaded fruits and vegetables could help with …

Wellness

Trudeau’s visit to Ukraine shows ‘change in tone’ about relations with Russia

Gesture-wise, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's first visit to Ukraine was exactly what his hosts wanted to see. In terms of substance, however, the message to President Petro Poroshenko's government was that Canada is considering a step back from its all-in position of supporting Kiev, in favour – …

Scientists Create Successful Biohybrid Being Using 3-D Printing and Genetic Engineering

Scientists genetically engineered and 3-D-printed a biohybrid being, opening the door further for lifelike robots and artificial intelligence.<p>If you met this lab-created critter over your beach vacation, you'd swear you saw a baby ray. In fact, the tiny, flexible swimmer is the product of a team of …

10 things in tech you need to know today

<b>1. Nintendo's shares are going parabolic.</b> The company just brought out Pokémon Go, an augmented reality smartphone app, and it is proving wildly popular.<p><b>2. The supply of new bitcoins was cut in half on Saturday.</b> A major scheduled change means that "miners" — people who create new bitcoins — will …

Vladimir Putin Promises Russian State Backing for Hyperloop

Bloomberg reports that Russian President Vladimir pledged state support for the ultra-high-speed transportation concept outlined by Tesla founder …

13 habits science shows will help you fall asleep faster and sleep better

But not sleeping, in addition to making you less efficient and more stressed, is terrible for your health.<p>Americans currently average 6.8 hours of sleep per night, down an hour from 1942. Four in 10 Americans don't even get the minimum of seven hours of sleep doctors recommend. That's a public …