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A Beginners Guide To Supplements

David Kingsbury is an online personal trainer and also works one on one with actors on Hollywood's biggest film productions. He has helped 1000's of …

Body Fat

Fructose alters hundreds of brain genes, which can lead to a wide range of diseases

A range of diseases — from diabetes to cardiovascular disease, and from Alzheimer’s disease to attention deficit hyperactivity disorder — are linked …

Neuroscience

Can’t figure out genetics? Here’s a handy guide …

Advertising expert joins project to explain science in plain English<p>The ability to study our genes, the basic units of heredity, is transforming medicine. However, researchers have discovered a major stumbling block: only a tiny percentage of the British public understands even the simplest of …

Genetics

Living Off Hackathons: The Possible Rise Of The Pro-Hacker

Simon Lightstone Contributor<p>Simon Lightstone is on IBM's DB2 team, LifeHack author, programmer and former startup guy.<p>Hackathon prize money keeps rising each year as organizations learn to take advantage of their value. Runner-up cash prizes are now in the thousands, and grand-prize payouts are as …

Manpower's CEO just gave us an awesome solution to the 'robots taking human jobs' conundrum

Over 2,500 of the world's most powerful people have talked about the risks and opportunities surrounding "The Fourth Industrial Revolution" this week at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland.<p>The biggest risk that has been pointed out time and time again when Business Insider spoke to the …

World Economic Forum

Science Says What You Wear Largely Affects How You Think And Behave

The Deadlift. It is the quintessential weightlifting exercise. According to David Robson, a bodybuilder, personal trainer and contributor to …

Exercise

Why Eminem’s agent is the most feared woman in music

Cara Lewis’ infamy was born in 1987, when she was name-checked in Eric B. & Rakim’s song “Paid in Full,” an anthem of hip-hop’s Golden Age. The …

400-Year-Old Hearts Had Same Diseases As Hearts Of Today

Archaeology could help us better understand common forms of heart disease<p>Health concerns for people in late 16th century France were a bit different than today. Most people lived in squalid conditions in which infectious diseases ran rampant; life was pretty difficult and short (by the mid-1700s, …

Archaeology

Altering how sperm develop could lead to a reversible male birth control

Blocking a certain protein in male mice prevented the rodents from impregnating any females<p>It may be possible to create male birth control by altering how sperm develop, according to new research published this week in <i>Science</i>. Researchers blocked a protein that plays a role in sperm production — …

Easy-to-make mini brains will help medical research

If you want to study the effects of drugs or transplants on the brain without operating on the real thing, you typically have to break out some microelectronics and build a model yourself. Not exactly convenient or cheap, is it? If Brown University scientists have their way, however, just about any …

In future, the internet could come through your lightbulb

The tungsten lightbulb has served well over the century or so since it was introduced, but its days are numbered now with the arrival of LED lighting, which consume a tenth of the power of incandescent bulbs and have a lifespan 30 times longer.<p>Potential uses of LEDs are not limited to illumination: …

Internet of Things

Get the Benefits of a Vegan Diet — Without Going Vegan

But if your health, fitness and weight loss goals are important to you, shed those preconceived notions about what vegan food is. “Most people worry …

Nutrition

20 Easy, Vegan Recipes to Inspire You and Your Family to #EatForThePlanet

To continue the love for plant-based foods through our #EatForThePlanet movement, we thought we’d rally up 20 of our favorite, easy recipes you can …

Transform your home into a futuristic wonderland with these HomeKit gadgets

Almost a year since Apple unveiled its home-automation platform HomeKit, the first compatible products were officially announced today — allowing you to start building that <i>Jetsons</i>-style smart home you’ve always dreamed about, operated via Siri using your iPhone, iPad or even Apple Watch.<p>Among the …

Simple '4-7-8' breathing trick can induce sleep in 60 seconds

A deep breathing trick can make insomniacs drop off to sleep in under one minute, a health expert has claimed.<p>The method involves making a loud whooshing noise with the mouth then holding the breath in stages.<p>Called the ‘4-7-8’ method, it has been pioneered by the US sleep expert Dr Andrew Weil who …