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How often you should wash your hair, according to science

The question is a vexing one. And there are lots of different answers people swear by.<p>For example, Kim Kardashian says she only washes her hair twice a week.<p>Outside the shower, our scalps gradually get shinier, darker, and oilier.<p>So why does it happen? And how often should you wash to keep the …

Hair

The world's 16 best cities for design

Of the seven creative fields that name over 69 cities in the network, we've decided to take a look at the cities where design takes center stage.<p>From incredible architecture in Bilbao, Spain, to international art and culture festivals in Kobe, Japan, these 16 cities are dedicated to the advancement …

A terrifying weather phenomenon nearly caused an American Airlines crash

Federal Investigators have launched an investigation into an incident involving an American Airlines jet last week at Charlotte Douglas International Airport.<p>American Airlines Flight 1851 struck several runway lights and the tail of the jet slammed into the runway while attempting to land in …

American Airlines

6 Reasons Why Birthday Girl Brooklyn Decker Should Be Your New Girl Crush

Brooklyn Decker, who rings in her 28th birthday today, is best known for fronting the cover of the 2010 <i>Sports Illustrated</i> Swimsuit Issue, as well as …

Brooklyn Decker

The 30 most popular Vine stars in the world

We collected and ranked the most popular Vine stars in the world based on their number of followers. Most are comedians, while others are musicians or actors.<p>These Vine users have risen from relative obscurity, and are now followed by millions of people. Some have even landed record deals or TV …

9 Green Spaces That Prove Singapore Is Literally An Urban Jungle

It’s a country. It’s a city. It’s Singapore. And this city-state is growing a lot more than its population. Half of Singapore is covered in green, lending to the slogan “City in a Garden.” Singapore prides itself on the way the beauty of nature harmoniously and visibly coexists with the modern …

Landscaping

36 Ways to Eat Sandwiches for Every Meal

There's a sandwich in here with your name on it.<p>Whether you like your sandwiches hot or cold, savory or sweet, these recipes will have you rollin' in bread from breakfast to dessert.<p>B.O.L.T (Bacon, Oyster, Lettuce, Tomato)<p>Open-Face Sausage and Peppers Sandwiches<p>The French Dip Sandwich<p>Caramelized …

Miniaturized Landscapes by Jorge Mayet Appear to Float in Mid-Air

Artist Jorge Mayet sculpts miniature landscapes that look like they're islands floating in an infinite abyss. The small works, which appear against white gallery walls, create the illusion that they've splintered from the ground. Their roots and soil are exposed beneath luscious green grass and …

Sculpture

5 Spots With The Clearest Waters In The World

By: Gianni Jaccoma<p><i>Credit: Flickr/Marjan Lazarevski</i><p>How many times have you visited a beach or a lake, only to be tragically disappointed by the murkiness of the water? Sure, you could go for a swim in there if you <i>really</i> wanted, but there's no way of knowing if whatever brushed your leg was seaweed, …

Humpback Whales

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Porridge could be key to a long and healthy life, says Harvard University

Eating porridge, brown rice or corn each day could protect the heart against disease, Harvard University has found<p>A small bowl of porridge each day could be the key to a long and healthy life, after a major study by Harvard University found that whole grains reduce the risk of dying from heart …

This Crafty Designer Draws With Her Nose

When Michelle Vandy was an undergraduate design student, she grew accustomed to 10- to 15-hour workdays in front of Photoshop. Unfortunately, her arms did not. Tingling turned into pain, and she was left unable to use a mouse and keyboard to work.<p>In response, Vandy and her dad (who is pretty adept …

Junk food may not be dangerous for a quarter of people, says scientists

Scientists at the University of Washington discovered one in five obese people did not show health problems linked to a poor diet<p>Junk food may not be dangerous for a quarter of people after scientists found some metabolisms appear immune from the impact of an unhealthy diet.<p>Although gaining excess …

Why eating ice may give a mental boost to people with iron deficiency

Patients suffering from pagophagia compulsively crave and chomp on ice, even scraping buildup off freezer walls for a fix. The disorder appears to be caused by an iron deficiency, and supplements of the mineral tend to ease the cravings. But what is it about ice that makes it so irresistible?<p>A …

Meet Nördlingen, The Little Town In A Crater

Well this place is a <i>hole</i> bunch of fun.<p>The town of Nördlingen -- a stop on Germany's Romantic Road -- sits entirely within a crater, made when a half-mile-wide meteorite smacked into Earth about 15 million years ago.<p>The town's founders likely weren't aware they were settling in such a phenomenon -- …

Turn A Shoe Box Into A Phone Projector [Video]

Buy some new crocs, gain a mini movie theater.<p>Don’t watch that YouTube clip on a tiny screen—project it onto the wall instead! The picture may not be movie-theater quality, but it improves if the phone is very bright and the room is very dark.<p>Time: 20 minutes<p>Cost: $2<p>Difficulty: Easy<p>Materials<p>• Shoe …

Gear & Gadgets

Campfire under Milky Way at Mount Bromo

Astrophotographer Justin Ng has just returned from Mount Bromo. Here’s what a night on an active volcano in Indonesia looks like.<p>Singapore …

Grant Associates designs creative playground for Gardens by the Bay

STUDENT PROJECT | Urban Jungle | Saira Shafiq

Suneden Sensory Playspace | Mitchell Park Australia | WAX Design

VIA 31 | Bangkok, Thailand | Shma

The Best Mix Of Cheeses To Put On Your Pizza, According To Science

There's mozzarella, cheddar, Colby -- oh, and don't forget provolone! With so many different cheeses to choose from, which type is the best to put on a pizza so that it tastes incredible, and has that gourmet look to it?<p>Now an international team of scientists have found the perfect combination of …

The 2-Minute Workout That Works Your Abs From Every Angle

How strong is your core? Find out with this ultimate ab challenge<p>Ripped abs are reason enough to add some core moves to your routine. But a strong torso can also give you the foundation you need to lift more weight with less risk of injury. "Crunches alone won't get the job done, though," says Todd …

Here's NASA's New Design for a Warp Drive Ship

In 2012, NASA physicist Harold White revealed that he and a team were working on a design for a faster-than-light ship. Now he's collaborated with an …

Forehead and fingertips most sensitive to pain, research shows

The forehead and fingertips are the most sensitive parts to pain, according to the first map created by scientists of how the ability to feel pain varies across the human body.<p>It is hoped that the study, in which volunteers had pain inflicted without touching them, could help the estimated 10 …