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A 69-year-old monk who scientists call the 'world's happiest man' says the secret to being happy takes just 15 minutes a day

Matthieu Ricard, 69, is a Tibetan Buddhist monk originally from France who has been called "the world's happiest man."<p>That's because he participated in a 12-year brain study on meditation and compassion led by a neuroscientist from the University of Wisconsin, Richard Davidson.<p>Davidson hooked up …

Science Discovers "Holy Grail" of Fat Loss and Muscle Gain

Researchers have uncovered significant new evidence in the elusive quest to gain muscle while losing fat.

Google's best Android apps and games of 2015 - Pocket-lint

It's that time of year when companies announce year-end statistics and name their "best of" award winners, and Google is the latest to join the …

Apps

Android fans have yet another reason to cheer Motorola

Android fans have a lot of good reasons to root for Motorola these days and the company gave them a brand-new one on Friday. Motorola not only …

Boat Belonging to Missing Florida Teens Also Vanishes: Coast Guard

Two weeks after two teenagers vanished while boating off the coast of South Florida, the Coast Guard has confirmed the one major clue in the boys' disappearance is now lost at sea.<p>The boat that Austin Stephanos and Perry Cohen, both 14, had been fishing from is missing, officials said Tuesday.<p>The …

Packing peanuts are the key to fast-charging batteries

Hate buying some new gadget, only to wind up with a sea of packing peanuts that do little more than spill on to the floor? Don't be too quick to toss them out -- they may be the key to a new generation of lithium-ion batteries. Purdue University researchers have developed a heating process that …

Are You Addicted To Your Smartphone?

A new study shows Smartphones are potentially addictive, and researchers have suggested that they should come with a health warning.<p>If you have your smartphone next to you all the time – even when you sleep – then perhaps it’s time to question what this level of attachment means.<p>Could you step back …

Drone warfare: life on the new frontline

Safely ensconced behind flickering computer screens, military personnel are waging war in lands thousands of miles away. But is there a hidden human cost to remote-controlled combat?<p>Just a three-hour drive from Washington DC on the scenic Virginia coast, Langley Air Force Base is home to one of the …

Military

To fight peanut allergy, it's better to eat peanuts than avoid them

It seemed like a good idea at the time: With the incidence of peanut allergy climbing among children, the American Academy of Pediatrics advised parents in 2000 to keep peanuts far away from infants and toddlers who might have a life-threatening reaction to them.<p>But a new study suggests that advice …

Sony exec: PlayStation was downed by cyberattack

<b>(CNN) —</b> A Sony executive said Saturday that a cyberattack was to blame for the network woes that have been plaguing PlayStation and others since Christmas Day.<p>"The video game industry has been experiencing high levels of traffic designed to disrupt connectivity and online gameplay," Catherine …

HP teamed up with a fashion designer to make a stunning smartwatch

As beautiful as the look of the Moto 360 is, there are people who would prefer something that's styled more like a traditional watch. For this, the MB Chronowing, created by fashion designer Michael Bastian and engineered by HP, could be the perfect solution. The new wearable, which will be …