Brock O'Brien

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Using yoga for sciatica and back pain relief

Sciatica, low back pain and leg pain sufferers, you are not alone.<p>You are actually part of a very large community of neighbours and friends living in …

These Cute Little Wifi Routers Want to Solve All Your Wireless Problems

Stop me if you’ve heard this before: a secretive startup is promising to solve every problem you’ve ever had with wifi, from poor connections to ugly …

Wi-Fi

The 15 most compelling scientific findings that suggest aliens are real

Over billions of years, these ingredients condense to form gas clouds, new stars, and planets, which means that the ingredients, and therefore the potential, for life beyond Earth are scattered across the universe.<p>What's more, a number of recent discoveries also strongly suggest that alien life …

Photograph: Samuel Gibbs for the Guardian<p>The Huawei Watch comes with a collection of good-looking watch faces, here shown on a slim female wrist.<p>84<p>image/jpeg<p>http://media.guim.co.uk/771217e7d1d8060731abae7a6465c7596ca69b47/0_0_2100_1260/140.jpg<p>140<p>Photograph: Samuel Gibbs for the Guardian<p>The Huawei …

Wearable Tech

Tips for Blood Trailing and Recovering Game: What to Do Before and After the Shot

Few things in hunting are more frustrating than losing an injured animal. For most, an animal is “lost” when the blood trail dries up and they are …

The Muscle Shockers: Force Your Shoulders and Traps to Grow in 7 Sets

Fascial Stretch Training, or FST7, for short.<p>For those of you wondering what that is, it’s rather simple. Beneath your skin, and around your muscles …

The Workout For Every Muscle in Your Body

You’ve done singles, splits, circuits, intervals, and everything else under the sun to hammer the hell out of the body fat that lives on your body. …

Physicists say energy can be teleported ‘without a limit of distance’

A team of physicists has proposed a way of teleporting energy over long distances. The technique, which is purely theoretical at this point, takes …

What you Probably Didn’t Know about How your Eyes See - OpenMind

«What the eye doesn’t see and the mind doesn’t know, doesn’t exist,» said <b>D. H. Lawrence</b>. And he was right, because vision is the result of teamwork …

Stop- It's Not Just a Weed! It's an Unrecognized Health-Boosting Plant...

Purslane, also known as Portulaca oleracea, is considered a common weed to many that may even be growing in your garden right now, without your …

Here's why a particle that barely exists won this year's Physics Nobel Prize

They're worth it, and the announcement of the 2015 Nobel Prize in Physics recognizes that, following related prizes in 1988, 1995 and 2002. Ironically, these near-undetectable particles can reveal things that cannot be seen any other way.<p>I could begin by telling you that neutrinos are elementary …

Physics

China Joins Russia, Orders Military To Prepare For World War III

A grim Ministry of Defense bulletin issued to Prime Minister Putin and President Medvedev today states that President Hu has “agreed in principal” …

Everything you need to know about the mysterious cosmic phenomenon astrophysicists call a 'white hole'

So what in the universe is a white hole?<p>It's imagination day, and we're going to talk about fantasy creatures. Like unicorns, but even rarer. Like leprechauns, but even more fantastical!<p>Today, we're going to talk about white holes. Before we talk about white holes, let's talk about black holes.<p>And …

Pluto mystery: Four huge identical ‘holes’ found on dwarf planet stun Nasa scientists

SECURETEAM•NASA•YOUTUBETyler Glockner, Pluto, and the Death Star<p>Tyler Glockner, who runs the Secureteam YouTube UFO channel, has released a video …

2km-wide asteroid approaching Earth, NASA warns

An asteroid big enough to kill millions of people is on its way to Earth but is expected to brush past, missing by a mere 25 million kilometers – a …

8 awesome paid iPhone and iPad apps on sale for free today

Yesterday’s list of paid iPhone and iPad apps on sale for free included 10 great options and plenty of savings for all to enjoy. For Friday, we’ve …

Inkcase is an e-ink display for your iPhone

Inkcase is exactly what you just guessed it is: a phone case with an e-ink screen that provides a simpler, more economical view on your …

Superfoods To Cut Alzheimer's Risk And Improve Memory

En español | The research is clear: What you eat has a big impact on your brain. In fact, the right foods — and combinations of foods — can enhance …

Pistol Caliber Carbine Perfection

JP Rifles’ GMR-13.Pistol caliber carbines are not something new. Cowboys routinely relied on a lever-action rifle that used the same ammo as their …

The Wearable Tech We’ve Been Waiting For: Wove Band

Wearable Tech . We’ve seen none of these smart wearable items truly succeed . But that is not going to stop all these devices from entering the great …

China expresses concern about reports that the US is preparing to send warships around the disputed Spratly islands<p>Officials in Beijing have expressed concern after the United States signalled it was poised to up the ante in the South China Sea by sending warships through waters claimed by …

China

Conspiracy theorists claim to have cracked Da Vinci Code and linked Mona Lisa to aliens

PARANORMALCRUCIBLE•YOUTUBEThe website says this image is an alien priest and was hidden in the Mona Lisa<p>A new video by the Paranormal Crucible web …

Google's new Chromecast is still the easiest way to make your TV smart

Sometimes, the best products are the ones that are the simplest. Google's Chromecast, an HDMI dongle that lets you "cast" videos, music and apps to a …

Smart TV

Samsung's latest smartwatch is the only smartwatch worth using

Antonio Villas-Boas/Tech Insider<p>No other smartwatch has impressed me as much as Samsung's Gear S2.<p>It's by far the easiest smartwatch to use, and as a …

Nasa researchers believe some ancient lakes could have lasted for up to 10,000 years, which was enough time for life forms to take hold<p>Ancient lakes that came and went over millions of years in the Gale crater basin on Mars may have persisted long enough for life to evolve in them, researchers have …

Washington D.C.

Astronomers have a new way to measure planets' potential for life, and Earth isn't at the top of the list

Those worlds both score higher than our own planet on the index: 0.955 for KOI 3456.02 and 0.836 for Kepler-442b, compared with 0.829 for Earth and 0.422 for Mars.<p>The point of the exercise is to help scientists prioritize future targets for close-ups from NASA's yet-to-be-launched James Webb Space …

How Apple could revolutionize wireless charging for iPhone

Wireless iPhone charging is a feature Apple fans have dreamed of for years, and it could finally be on the way — with an interesting twist that takes advantage of Apple’s unique technology.<p>In a newly published patent application, Apple describes a means of bringing inductive charging to its iOS …

Build A Bigger Chest

Here’s one of the most common fitness questions I get:<p>“<i>How do I build a bigger chest?</i>”<p>Then I ask for their current upper-body workout and they proceed to tell me about their barbell and machine potpourri, how they constantly train to failure, and, oh, how they finish every workout with a protein …

Muscle

The Ancestral Myth of the Hollow Earth and Underground Civilizations

Countless stories, myths, and legends are told about underground cities and subterranean civilizations spread through a vast network of …

Biblical city of Sodom finally uncovered in Jordan Valley?

Not so destroyed after all, Sodom appears to have been uncovered by US archaeologists in southern Jordan. The city, which - together with Gomorrah - …