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400,000 young children in Congo could starve to death

There are at least 400,000 severely malnourished children under 5 years old living in the Democratic Republic of Congo who could die within months …

Africa

The simple way we might turn food waste into green energy

Why let food waste rot in landfills when it could be used to make biofuel?<p>Americans waste a lot of food — about 133 billion pounds a year, or roughly one-third of all the food produced in the U.S. In addition to squandering money and throwing away a precious resource, all that waste creates an …

Sustainability

This Is The Number One Fact That Can Change a Climate Denier's Mind

All is not lost.

Clean Technology

Something Really Fascinating Happens When You Give Plants Anaesthetic

We still don't really know how anaesthetic works.<p>When somebody mentions anaesthetics, we probably think straight away of pain relief, but there's a …

Scientists figure out why meteors explode before impact

Mankind hasn’t had to deal with much in the way of deadly meteors over the years, but on the few occasions when one of the pesky space rocks does …

15+ Science-Backed Tips Show What Your Daily Routine Should Be Like

Rise and shine the scientific way.<p>Wondering if it's better to workout in the morning or at night? Whether that multivitamin you pop every morning …

New Tinder feature a game changer

Introduced in a blogpost, ‘Feed’ will not only let you know when you make new matches, but also show you updates of any of your matches’ activity on …

Facebook releases its augmented reality platform to the public

Facebook Inc. is trying to expand its presence in the burgeoning augmented reality market with the public launch of AR Studio, a platform based on …

Augmented Reality

Nanoparticles detect and track cancer months before traditional imaging techniques

A team from Rutgers University has devised a ground-breaking new method for detecting tiny cancerous tumors. Using light-emitting nanoparticles the …

Cancer

This Is What Nutritionists Have to Say About the Blood Type Diet

The Blood Type Diet first came to the fore back in 1996, but for some reason, it’s now back on our radar. There’s no new research, but what the diet …

These Are The 8 Friends You Need To Be Happy In Life

<b>***</b><b>Before we commence with the festivities, I wanted to thank everyone for helping my first book become a Wall Street Journal bestseller. To check it</b> …

Happiness

A professor of medicine explains why eating fat won't make you fat — but sugar will

"Eat fat, get fat" has been the conventional wisdom guiding American diets for the past two decades. Yet more and more research suggests that thinking is dangerously misguided.<p>"There is one thing we know about fats," Aaron Carroll, a professor of pediatrics at the Indiana University School of …

Nutrition

A startup has created a performance-enhancing bottled 'superfuel' — here's what it's like to drink

HVMN, a startup building "human enhancement" technologies out of San Francisco, recently revealed that it is bringing one of the first commercial ketone esters to market. HVMN Ketone is an FDA-reviewed drink that claims to improve athletic ability, focus, and energy.<p>The drink contains 120 calories, …

University of Oxford

The Silicon Valley Diet

Tech’s body obsession<p>Not very long ago, while en route to lunch in downtown <b>Palo Alto</b>, I bumped into my dour pal, Arthur. He’d lost so much weight I hardly recognized him. He looked like a walking snake or eel. His eyeballs, which protruded slightly, were the only round things on him. My first …

15 Plant Based Recipes That Will Make You Healthier

<b>BREAKFAST</b><p>Super Healthy Green Smoothie<p>Heavy on vegetables with a hint of natural sweetness from orange and carrot, this super green smoothie has a much lower sugar content than most. Celery and cucumber have a high water content, and are also excellent sources of vitamin K. With the romaine, you can …

Nutrition

How broccoli protects your gut

Broccoli is now known to improve gut health; new research has uncovered a potential molecular mechanism to explain this protection — which is good …

The 7 Best Brain Foods to Help You Study

Eat your way to a higher GPA.<p>October 17, 2017<p>It's that time of year again! Literally every study spot on campus is occupied, you may or may not have …