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Decoding Protein Bars: How to Pick the Right One

While real, whole foods are usually the best bets for fueling your body, there’s something so attractive about just grabbing a convenient, compact …

U.S. Nuclear Weapons Tests Come to YouTube

The cameras shudder as blinding light flashes across the earth. Deformed white clouds balloon and mutate from the force of the nuclear test explosions.<p>These are some of the images captured in raw footage of bomb tests carried out by the United States between 1945 and 1962 in Nevada and the Marshall …

U.S. Dept. of Energy

The Best National Park in Every State

America is a beautiful country and our National Park system is an amazing way to explore the best wilderness and historical destiations in all of the …

7 Scientific Superpowers Magneto Doesn’t Know He Has

X-Men’s Magneto is one of pop culture’s greatest and strongest heroes/villains, but he isn’t using anywhere near his full scientific potential. Most …

Mexico's Slim: If Trump succeeds, so does Mexico | Reuters

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexican billionaire Carlos Slim said on Thursday that if President-elect Donald Trump succeeds in office, it will be good news for Mexico, and that he would be more worried as an American than a Mexican about the next U.S. government.<p>Mexican billionaire Carlos Slim speaks to …

Latin America

The 20-Minute Cardio Workout for a Faster Metabolism

This fast workout will fire up every muscle and maximize your calorie burn in just 20 minutes.<p>Looking for a way to burn major calories beyond your …

The Very Basics of String Theory and What Everyone Should Know

String theory is a concept that has been around for centuries and is one of the most controversial and unproven of all physics ideas. It’s basically …

Quantum Mechanics

I Got a $600 Brain 'Reboot' and It Changed My World

NAD+ therapy can supposedly increase your energy, focus, and metabolism, improve your cardiovascular health, and help you detox from alcohol and drugs. All this, of course, sounds incredibly unlikely—so I thought I'd see for myself.<p>This post originally appeared on VICE UK.<p>It's good to be skeptical …

Every Netflix Original Series, Ranked (Again)

Last summer, Vulture published a ranked list of every Netflix original series. Since then, the roster of programming has more than doubled, and it’s …

TV

Hidden codex may reveal secrets of life in Mexico before Spanish conquest

One of the rarest manuscripts in the world has been revealed hidden beneath the pages of an equally rare but later Mexican codex, thanks to hi-tech imaging techniques.<p>The Codex Selden, a book of concertina-folded pages made out of a five-metre strip of deerhide, is one of a handful of illustrated …

Archaeology

Charismatic People Do These 7 Things, According to Science

Recent scientific studies reveal the 'secret sauce' that helps great leaders influence and inspire us all.<p>Charisma is the ability to influence and inspire others merely by your presence. According to a recent article in <i>The Atlantic</i>, several new scientific studies reveal that charismatic people …

30 Most Beautiful Places To Travel

Eat your way to a 6-pack with these foods

Even if you work out regularly and can hold a plank for minutes on end, you have to dial in your nutrition to see the definition you want.<p>The right …

This is the best scientific argument that your brain isn't a computer

One of the most intriguing speculative arguments in physics and computer science isn't really about physics or computer science at all. It's about the brain — or more precisely, about consciousness — and it's been going on for decades. The central question: Is the brain fundamentally like a …

14 reasons why Peru should be your next holiday destination

1. It’s easy to get there<p>A new, thrice-weekly British Airways service from Gatwick to Lima launched in May, bringing this South American nation a bit closer to home. The airline's decision to reopen the route, which had been closed since 1982, is helping to put Peru back on the map.<p>2. Lima is …

12 Amazing Power Foods to Build Muscle and Burn Fat to Keep You Healthy For Life

If you add these 12 power foods into your daily diet, your body will work effectively to build lean muscle mass and burn fat more efficiently.<p>Not …