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Earth - What is the real reason we sleep?

There are a few things we literally cannot live without. Oxygen is one. Another is food and water. And then there is sleep: forcibly keep an animal awake for long enough and you will kill it. The same almost certainly applies to humans.<p>This fact alone tells us that sleep must be doing something …

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12 ways meditation can solve more problems than you realize

Everyone has his or her own way of coping with everyday stress, turmoil and tragedy. Whether you choose to see a psychologist, or find a more unique outlet in nature, there's really no wrong way to take care of yourself to remain happy and healthy. An increasingly popular way to find peace and …

This New Chocolate-Themed Restaurant's Desserts Are *Eyes Pop Out of Head*

Yes, please.<p>It's time to save your pennies and go on a sugar strike, because you're gonna need all your money and a somewhat healthy belly base before you go hog wild on the sweet stuff at Universal Studio's Toothsome Chocolate Factory. As BuzzFeed points out, the soon-to-be-opened eatery is …

Dessert

5 Ways To Stay Motivated When It Seems Like You’re Not Getting Anywhere

One of the most challenging parts of being productive and successful all comes down to finding ways to stay motivated. If you are someone who easily …

Kit Kats Are About to Change Big Time

You might not recognize them.<p>Kit Kats are one of the candies that you grew up with and can't get enough of — whether it's Halloween, Easter, or just a regular Tuesday. That's why we've baked them into brownies and ogled over a "gingerbread" house made from the chocolatey wafers. But the brand has …

Darth Vader In Fallout 4 Is More Powerful Than You Could Possibly Imagine

Apologies to Obi-Wan Kenobi, who famously uttered the phrase in the first <i>Star Wars</i> film, but becoming a translucent blue bit of heroic motivation has …

13 TV Stars From The '90s You Probably Had A Crush On

Don't change the channel.

5 Healthy Grain Dishes That Are (Almost) Better Than Pasta

Here are 5 of our favorite hearty and craveable whole grain dishes that can almost stand in for that bowl of mac and cheese.<p>We’re a few weeks into …

Galaxy quakes in our Milky Way

Astronomers say they can use “galactoseismology” – the study of ripples in a galaxy’s disk – to map the interior structure of galaxies and learn …

Universe

‘Thor: Ragnarok’ Will Be A Very Different, Hulk-Filled Experience Than The Prior Films

Kevin Feige’s chat with Empire that revealed some tidbits about <i>Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol. 2</i> — namely that big bad Thanos wouldn’t be making an appearance — also included some insights on what we can expect from <i>Thor: Ragnarok</i>, the third Marvel film scheduled for 2017. While he’s mum on any solid …

26 weight-loss tips based on science

People are being advised to do all sorts of crazy things, most of which have no evidence behind them.<p>Over the years, however, scientists have found numerous strategies that seem to be effective.<p>Here are 26 weight-loss tips that are actually based on evidence.<p>It is often said that drinking water can …

Nutrition

A decades-old time-management strategy can help you become more productive and less stressed at work

The world of work has changed a lot since the 1950s. But some things have stayed the same.<p>The " Eisenhower Matrix " is a tool developed by President Dwight D. Eisenhower, who served as president from 1953 to 1961 — and it's still a useful framework.<p>The tool was highlighted in the late Stephen …

Time Management

7 Fitness Trends to Try in 2016

With 2016 on the horizon, that means another 365 days to get your sweat on (minus a few rest and recovery days, of course). Curious what trends are …

6 of the Smartest Things You Can Do With Your Money in 2016

For Americans, money is one of the leading causes of stress. It’s no wonder then, that better improving our financial habits is a top resolution for …

9 free apps that’ll help you reach (and keep) your New Year's resolutions

Ready or not, the new year's here. And if you're like everyone else around you right now, you're coming up with some pretty ambitious resolutions. …

Healthy vacations to start the New Year right

Looking to get your 2016 off to a healthier start? Boost your energy and get prepared for the New Year with a trip to one of these fitness focused locales.<p><b>An urban escape.</b><p>It’s easy to be a glutton in New York City, where there’s a bar or amazing restaurant on every corner. But you’ll also find some …

3 Superset Workouts That Will Melt Away the Fat Covering Your Abs

Kick your spare tire to the curb with these calorie-torching exercise combos<p>You’ve probably done supersets before.<p>A superset is when you pair together two exercises, and do them back-to-back with little to no rest. They’re typically classified as competitive or non-competitive.<p>Competitive supersets …

10 NFL stories that will dominate headlines in 2016

With the dawn of a new year upon us, let's gaze ahead and try to predict the NFL stories that will dominate 2016.<p>Tom Brady's farewell tour<p>After …

A Visual Size Comparison of Fictional Starships

MetaBallStudios has created a really great video showing the size comparison of fictional starships.<p>In addition to this blog, Laughing Squid is also …

Why is the U.S. bringing down the hammer on FIFA?

<b>(CNN) —</b> In recent years, FIFA has made news not just for enforcing rules on the soccer field, but also for allegedly breaking them off it.<p>The body that governs soccer, the most popular sport in the world, is a multibillion-dollar behemoth.<p>Great power, yes. Great responsibility? Not so much, critics …

Corruption

June 2015

Bodyweight Workout for a Shredded Physique

<b>Duration</b> 45 min<p><b>Exercises</b> 5<p><b>Equipment</b> X<p>No matter what equipment you have available or even no equipment at all, you can still build muscle, burn fat …

Can Music Be Used as Medicine?

Biometric trackers are helping scientists tap into the body's response to songs and sound.<p>“Because you listened to Drake, how about Future next?”<p>Pandora, Spotify, and other music-streaming services try to predict what users might like to listen to, based on their tastes and what’s popular with …

The Brain

Bill Maher, American hero: Laughing at religion is exactly what the world needs

<b>(HBO/Janet Van Ham)</b><p>Maher’s stances get him called a bigot. We should thank him instead, for taking a necessary battle to the faithful<p>Jeffrey Tayler<p>April 26, 2015 10:00am (UTC)<p>Bill Maher, the host of HBO’s "Real Time," is a shining beacon of the New American Enlightenment, radiant with goodness and …

Let’s Break Down The ‘Fantastic Four’ Trailer, Shot By Shot

Yesterday, we finally saw the full trailer for August’s <i>Fantastic Four</i>. It got more specific about the plot and about various changes that we might see, as well as a full look at each of the four. So, let’s break it down!<p>The trailer opens with the same shot of New York we saw in the teaser, overlaid …

Celebrating Billie Holiday’s 100th Birthday

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