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Apple cider vinegar helps blood sugar, body fat, studies say

Apple cider vinegar has been touted as a cure-all for decades. I've seen claims that it can do everything from halt hiccups to whiten teeth, and even banish dandruff.<p>Whether or not it's capable of all those things, there is some solid research to back up apple cider vinegar as a healthy elixir, as …

Healthy Eating

Five Universally Applicable Leadership Lessons Learned from Military Medicine

<b>By Dr. Sudip Bose, MD</b><p><b>Dec. 7, 2016</b> -- In November 2004, I served in the Second Battle of Fallujah, which was the bloodiest battle of the Iraq War and the most violent since Vietnam. There is no substitute for, and no ingredient more important than, strong leadership -- whether fighting in our …

A PhD Student May Have Accidentally Found a Way to Make Your Phone Battery Last 400 Years

Add another item to the long list of incredible scientific discoveries made entirely by chance.<p>An engineer stumbled on the design for the microwave when he accidentally melted the chocolate bar in his pocket while fiddling with some radar equipment. Penicillin was famously discovered when Sir …

X-rays

It's Official: NASA's Peer-Reviewed EM Drive Paper Has Finally Been Published

It works.<p>After months of speculation and leaked documents, NASA's long-awaited EM Drive paper has <i>finally</i> been peer-reviewed and published. And it …

US Army's 'Phaser' could fry entire drone swarms in a volley

It fires microwaves from a satellite dish. Sorry for the letdown, Star Trek fans.<p><i>This post is appearing on Autoblog Military,</i> Autoblog's <i>sub-site dedicated to the vehicles, aircraft and ships of the world's armed forces.</i><p>While the US military has enjoyed several decades of aerial dominance with few …

Real UFO Videos, Footage, Movies, Pictures, and Sightings|Alien-UFO-Research

Real UFO Video In Mexico- Hovering Perfectly Must See<p>Runtime: 36 sec <br>Embed Video<p>A perfectly Clear view of a UFO hovering in Mexico. Some have gone …

Molten Salt Reactors Could Soon Help Power Earth—And One Day Mars

If we get our way and really put humans on Mars in the coming decades, they’re going to need <i>power</i>. NASA has had concrete plans to send people to the …

This Is How to Overcome Social Anxiety: 5 Tips Backed by Research

Your mind races. Your palms sweat. The words don’t come out of your mouth right, if they come at all. We’ve all been there at one time or another. …

Self-help

Matt Meola Films Graphic Footage of Maui Shark Attack; Gives Credit to the “Proper Heroes”

A video posted by Matt Meola (@mattmeola) on Oct 22, 2016 at 3:13pm PDT<p><b>So far this year, Maui’s played host to six shark attacks.</b> Two of them have …

Time I

Study finds heading a football has immediate effect on the brain

New research into heading a football has identified “significant” changes in brain function from routine practice.<p>Research reveals footballers are still heading for serious trouble | Sean Ingle<p>Read more<p>The study from the University of Stirling is the first to detect direct changes after players are …

Rectifying 3 different sleep disorders, through the Quantified Self

The Quantified Self is all about maintaining a healthy lifestyle, while at the same time keeping track of all the parameters and inputs which affect …

Scientists Accidentally Discover Method to Turn Carbon Dioxide Into Ethanol

A team of scientists in Tennessee accidentally discovered a new method to convert carbon dioxide to ethanol, a finding that could aid the development …

Carbon Dioxide

Scientists May Have Identified the Protein That Controls Aging

A Powerful Protein<p>In addition to being the “powerhouse of the cell,” the mitochondria could also be home to a certain protein that’s in charge of the …

14 psychological tricks to get people to do what you want

Psychological research suggests there are plenty of ways to motivate people to do what you want — without them even realizing you've persuaded them.<p>We've rounded up 11 science-backed strategies for getting people to like you, to buy stuff, and to give you what you're after.<p>All of them will leave …

The realities of being a game designer in a big studio like BioWare

James Ohlen has been in the game industry for a while now – 20 years just at BioWare. Today, he’s design director of the EA-owned developer, looking …

Samsung's new SSDs are super fast but still within the realm of affordability

Samsung is back with a new version of its PCIe-based 950 Pro SSDs with the announcement of new 960 Pro and 960 Evo models. Both drives feature 3D NAND (which Samsung refers to as V-NAND) to offer more storage capacity than a traditional 2D NAND methodology would allow. While companies like Intel …

'Water Bear' protein could shield human DNA from radiation

Tardigrades, aka 'water bears,' are microscopic organisms that survive in harsh environments from the antarctic to oxygenless space. They are so robust that Japanese scientists froze a group of them for 30 years and successfully revived two specimens. But to understand what makes these tiny …

Think You Can Stay Sharp Despite Less Sleep? You're Wrong, According to Science

Research indicates many who chronically deprive themselves of sleep don't realize how they're affected.<p>For years, I deprived myself of good sleep.<p>I was young. Ambitious. Ready and willing to take on the world. "Why waste so much time on sleep," I thought to myself. There was so much that needed to …

Sleep

Ayatollah Khamenei Puts Iran On the Military Offensive

<i>This article first appeared on the American Enterprise Institute site.</i><p>On September 1, Iran’s supreme leader, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, said something …

New Zealand's ONLY Mens Lifestyle Magazine

M2 July 2018 - LATEST ISSUE!<p>June 29, 2018<p>Leading Danish audio developer, Dynaudio, has recently launched a new line of speakers called Music. It’s a …

New Zealand

New Research Confirms That Kids Get Their Intelligence From Mom

Science just proved what your mom has been saying all along.<p>When it comes to your IQ, "I got it from my mama" couldn't be more accurate. New research featured in <i>Psychology Spot</i> says people are born with conditioned genes that work differently depending on if they're from your mother or father — and …

The Impossible Propulsion Drive Is Heading to Space

Enough argument. It's time to actually test this crazy thing.<p>The EmDrive, a hypothetical miracle propulsion system for outer space, has been sparking heated arguments for years. Now, Guido Fetta plans to settle the argument about reactionless space drives for once and for all by sending one into …

NASA's Impossible Space Engine, The EMdrive, Passes Peer Review (But That Doesn't Mean It Works)

“For every action, there’s an equal and opposite reaction.” So goes Newton’s third law, and despite the developments of relativity and quantum mechanics, that fundamental law of the Universe — otherwise known as the conservation of momentum — has never been challenged. Yet a few years ago, a new …

Is this the end for air conditioning? Scientists develop clothing which cools the body

An end to arguments over the temperature of office air conditioning could be on the horizon after scientists invented a material which cools the body by 4F.<p>The new cloth reflects sunlight while also allowing heat radiating from a person's body to escape.<p>While people have been wearing furs and …

Peppermint Oil Promotes Hair Growth without Toxic Signs

Abstract<p>Peppermint (<i>Mentha piperita</i>) is a plant native to Europe and has been widely used as a carminative and gastric stimulant worldwide. This …

Bioengineering

Strong Deep Space Signal Discovered Could Be from an Advanced Civilization - Technabob

Over a year ago, Russian scientists operating the RATAN-600 radio telescope discovered a very strong deep space signal. But they kept their discovery …

How To Hack Your Brain To Destroy Procrastination, According To Harvard Research

<b>How to beat the "Tomorrow Syndrome" that almost everyone faces.</b><p>People procrastinate for many reasons, but the result is always the same: they rush to get the task done at the last minute or miss the deadline. Even though it feels frustrating to procrastinate, people still continue this bad habit. …

This Online Test Can Tell if You're a 'Super Recogniser' of Faces

Take it now.<p>I've seen a lot of faces that I can't forget. No, I'm not talking about being in love, as The Beatles lyrics might imply.<p>Instead, I may …

The Brain

This Remote-Controlled A-10 Lets You Unleash Hell On Enemies

Looking for a great career? Or know another veteran, service member, or military spouse who is? Get started at Hirepurpose.<p>For those who have ever …

No Man's Sky guide: tips for getting started

<i>Looking for advanced tips? Read our guide for</i> <i>making money</i> <i>in No Man's Sky.</i><p>No Man’s Sky is out now on PC, but we've already had some experience playing …