Andy May

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Ultrasound approach tracks gut microbes

NEWS AND VIEWS<p>Monitoring microbes that live deep inside the gut is a challenge. Engineering bacteria to express structures that can be tracked by …

Google Scholar

Precision editing of the gut microbiota ameliorates colitis

Letter | Published: 03 January 2018<p>Wenhan Zhu<br>• , Maria G. Winter<br>• , Mariana X. Byndloss<br>• , Luisella Spiga<br>• , Breck A. Duerkop<br>• , Elizabeth R. Hughes<br>• , Lisa …

Google Scholar

A Virus Could Treat Brain Tumours By Boosting The Immune System

'Brain cancer is a devastating disease.'<p>Scientists have found that a naturally occurring virus could be used to treat people with aggressive brain …

Cancer

The best workout ever, according to science

It seems like every other week there’s a new study touting the best way to work out. And, really, how you do it depends a lot on your goal—someone …

Exercise

New Algorithm Could Let Us Reprogram Any Cell Into Any Other Cell Type

Skipping the pluripotent stem cells!<p>One of the most defining scientific discoveries in recent decades is the development of induced pluripotent stem …

Try this 15-minute toning workout you can do entirely at your desk

Even if it’s totally cool at your company to show up to the office dressed for a workout—or in denim that could double as leggings—that doesn’t mean …

Foodies

The Goliath CNC is an autonomous cutting machine

The phrase “autonomous cutting machine” may sound like something out of Terminator but this clever little robot, called the Goliath CNC, wants to help humanity, not harm it.<p>Created by Lorenzo Frangi, Alessandro Trifoni, and Davide Cevoli, the robot is basically a free-rolling CNC machine that can …

Printing

8 Body Weight Exercises You Can Do Anywhere

Are you worried you don’t have the right gear for a good workout? Don’t be, says Michele Olson, Ph.D., professor of exercise science at Auburn …

Exercise

Easiest Way To Swim Freestyle

There are a lot of “common” mistakes that swimmers make in their everyday training that winds up effecting them down the line. These often result in …

Consciousness

Top 10 Free Graphic Design Software and Online Tools for Beginners

Graphic Design Software are infamous for being pricey and if you are just beginning your career as a Graphic Designer or are looking for casual …

Graphic Design

Genetic Struggles Within Cells May Create New Species

Mitonuclear conflict — a struggle between the genes in a cell’s nucleus and those in its mitochondria — might sometimes split species in two.

Biology

How to Smoke Every Muscle In Your Body In Just 20 Minutes

These two routines from Aubrey Marcus will give you a total-body workout<p>As the founder and CEO of Onnit, a fast-growing company that specializes in supplements and unconventional fitness equipment (including a new Death Star slam ball), Aubrey Marcus doesn’t have hours to work up a sweat.<p>Though his …

Ten Things Everyone Should Know About Machine Learning

<i>What should everyone know about machine learning? originally appeared on Quora:</i> <i>the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world</i>.<p><b>Answer by Daniel Tunkelang, Led machine learning projects at Endeca, Google, LinkedIn, on Quora:</b><p>As someone who …

Machine Learning

Stop pretending you really know what AI is and read this instead

You’ve probably heard the news: AI is going to take your job. Wait, no: It’s going to create a new job for you. AI is going to kill us all! Wait, no it’s not. AI is already totally smarter than us at, like, all the smart things. But that probably doesn’t matter? Neural networks. Machine learning. …

Artificial Intelligence

Japanese Garden Bench

Combine five 2x4s, a handful of screws and a long afternoon to build a handsome and sturdy sitting spot for your deck or garden. by Christopher …

Woodworking

LeapHome unveils sustainable, super-efficient Frame prefab

LEAPfactory, the Italy-based company known for building gorgeous prefabricated structures in extreme locations, just unveiled their very first …

Design

Hunter from Gladiators on how to get fit at 40-plus - the star shares his exercise tips

If you watched telly in the 90s, you’ll have fond memories of Hunter, the cute Gladiator who looked like He-Man with a perm. These days James …

Exercise

SCIENCE: Eating What You Pick Out Of Your Nose Might Actually Be Good For Your Health

Eating boogers (or bogies) is the key to a happier and healthier life. You might be reading that last sentence over for the third time, but that’s exactly what scientists are saying they’ve recently found. According to scientists, new research shows eating snot could help people’s immune systems …

Holistic Medicine

How to Fight Cancer (When Cancer Fights Back)

Understanding how the disease evolves is the key to stopping it.<p>In early 2014, Laura Brealey was visiting her daughters in Singapore when she slipped on a marble floor and cracked her hip. She had it replaced, but in the process, the surgeons noticed that her breathing sounded odd, and told her to …

This Single Test Could Identify Every Virus That's Ever Infected You

Blood tests are no fun. Luckily, a group of researchers at Harvard Medical School and Brigham and Women's Hospital, along with others, have come up …

Immune System

​Swing, Carry, and Plank Your Way to a Shredded Body

This workout will rock your core and shoulders while vaporizing fat<p>If you are looking to shred your abs and shoulders in time for summer, you've found the right workout. Not only will the 2 to 1 work to rest ratio get your heart pumping and the fat frying, but these 3 challenging moves will work …

Yang Maoyuan Turns Animal Hides into Surreal Balloon Taxidermy

The Beijing-based artist constructs controversial spherical sculptures.<p>When we think of taxidermy, we think of stuffed animals sitting awkwardly among old antiques. There are many cases of bad taxidermy, with animals' teeth, eyeballs and ears out of place, these creations still appear to resemble …

This handheld Linux PC is actually a Raspberry Pi with iPhone keyboard

One inventive micro-computing enthusiast has managed to piece together a Raspberry Pi computer with a portable iPhone keyboard to build an awesome handheld Linux terminal that also happens to transform into a full-fledged PC when you plug it to a monitor.<p>Designed and prototyped by DIY tech inventor …

Raspberry Pi

5 Exercises That You Should Follow To Lose Weight Quickly

This is very famous these days and numerous people are trying cross fit method since there is huge hype for this training method. It is being used in …

Motion Design and Illustration: Loopy by MUTI

Loopy is a graphic design and motion design project created and shared by MUTI on their Behance profile. This project caught my attention because it …

Tools - Proportional Ink

The Principle of Proportional Ink<p>In this article we explore a basic rule for the design of data graphics, the <b>principle of proportional ink</b>. The rule …

Data Visualization

A Visual Guide To Statistics

A Brown University student creates math lessons for the more visually inclined among us.<p>Statisticians are one of the fastest growing jobs in the country–and for good reason. “As data becomes more and more a part of people’s lives, statistics is becoming more a part of people’s lives,” says Daniel …

Data Visualization

Want to get stronger and faster? Quick, explosive exercises are the most effective.

If you want to build strength in your muscles (which, if you’re on our site that’s pretty much a given), the best way to do it is through short, …