Carlos Guerra

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Don't mind the cold? NASA scientist's frozen vest helps burn 500 calories a day

It seems too good to be true to sit at your desk and burn calories.<p>But a former NASA scientist is behind the latest no-effort calorie burn.<p>Dr. Wayne Hayes designed a vest that he says burns calories as the body tries to warm itself. The catch? It involves wearing a frozen vest.<p>Hayes created the …

This free Google Chrome extension provides one of the most essential parts of learning a new language

The extension translates portions of whatever you're reading into the language you're trying to learn.Flickr / Ed YourdonScience suggests that the best way to learn a new language — especially as an adult — is through immersion.<p>For example, you might spend an extended period of time in a foreign …

Language Learning

How to Buy a Slave Girl From ISIS

Thousands of Yazidi women have been enslaved by ISIS. Does paying their captors for their freedom fund the terrorist organization?<p>ERBIL, Iraq — In a …

Ashley Madison was full of robots, not necessarily just guys, research suggests

But the research does suggest that there were thousands of robot programs impersonating women on the site, Gizmodo reporter Annalee Newitz wrote Monday .<p>The data dumped by a hacker group appeared to show a low number of women responding to messages on the site. For instance, it looked like only …

Ashley Madison

9 Weird Things Dehydration Does to Your Body

<i>By Sarah Klein, Prevention.com</i><p><i>(Photo by: Getty Images)</i><p>I am convinced Bikram yoga would kill me. I'm just too sweaty.<p>I can produce a puddle of sweat under a spin bike that a small child could swim in. I don't wear gray. I was poked and prodded by doctors who thought there could be an underlying …

Scientists find the brain’s missing ‘pipes’

“Throw out the textbooks” and “missing link” are words rarely heard anymore in science, but that’s what researchers around the world are saying about the recent discovery of microscopic lymphatic vessels connecting the brain to the immune system.<p>That physical link was long thought absent, …