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How to throw a punch

Without hurting yourself more than your opponent.<p>The punching-bag game at the arcade or county fair always looks so tempting. After all, punching seems like the easiest thing in the world: You ball up your fist and hurl it toward your target, just like in the movies. In reality, however, there’s a …

Martial Arts

Workout of the Week: Reverse Pyramids: Workout Options

Doing a reverse pyramid style workout is one of many ways to increase your abilities in calisthenics as well as increase your strength. You can do a …

Workouts

6 Ab Workouts for a Visible & Brick-Like 6-Pack

When it comes to celebrations involving food, the part that always stands out is the main course at the centerpiece of the table.<p>This is what people …

Workouts

You've Been Pitching Yourself Wrong This Entire Time -- Here's How You Should Be Doing It

Ryan Foland plans to eliminate the elevator pitch. Why would the managing partner at Influence Tree and one of Entrepreneur’s top branding experts take aim at such a staple of the business world? Founders and entrepreneurs can spend months, if not years, crafting the perfect elevator pitch. Why …

Angel Investors

Geniuses aren't born, they're made — and 3 of their daily habits can make you smarter

The word "genius" is one of the most misused terms in history.<p>While it's often referenced accurately, the connotation that we commonly associate with it diverges away from the truth.<p>We correctly label intellectual brilliance and creative power as genius — and we should — but it's about time we …

Creativity

4 Seriously Underrated Ab Exercises

Knocking out sit-ups like it’s your job isn’t necessarily a bad thing — anything for progress, right? But it’s not the best way to build core …

Workouts

The 1 Practice That Will Help You Live in the Moment

How often do you use your phone while eating? Chances are that your answer is most of the time. We go about our everyday lives passively, going through the motions without actually digesting what we see. That's where mindfulness comes in. David Schiller best describes mindfulness as "intentional …

The 5 tech trends that will dominate CES and 2017

Slide 1 of 7<p>In 2016, many newer technologies were like teenagers navigating an awkward period of adolescence. In 2017, expect maturity.<p>Virtual …

Augmented Reality

Scientists are increasingly excited about ketamine, a party drug that could prevent depression

In the past five or 10 years ketamine — a drug that used to be primarily associated with psychedelically enhanced partying, K-holes, and jokes about horse tranquilizers — has captured the attention of the psychiatry community.<p>"It's basically revolutionized how we think about depression," said …

Depression

Why Germany is fertile ground for violent extremists

Just hours before the shooting rampage in Munich that killed at least 9 people, an opinion poll had revealed the depth of public fear in Germany that their country would be next to endure a terror attack.<p>More than three quarters of Germans said they believed their country would soon be hit by a …

NASA and the UAE Just Signed a Space Agreement to Collaborate on Mars

“Every single nation can play a part in our journey to Mars."<p>Early Sunday morning, NASA announced it had signed a "significant" space agreement with the United Arab Emirates' space agency, one that NASA Administrator Charles Bolden said will help advance NASA's journey to Mars.<p>Bolden has spent the …

Space Science

In Paris, the Seine Rises to Highest Level Since 1982

PARIS — Heavy rains in France lifted the Seine on Friday to its highest levels since 1982, threatening Paris’s cultural institutions and soaking the French countryside east of the capital.<p>The Seine has continued to swell since the river burst its banks on Wednesday, raising alarms throughout the …

France

This Machine That Folds Laundry Is the Pinnacle of Modern Engineering

This is it. Humanity has peaked.<p>We're still figuring out the finer points of nuclear fusion and our solar power plants sometimes catch on fire. Our infrastructure is crumbling and our latest fighter jet is kind of a mess. Our self-driving cars get into accidents and our humanoid robots fall over. …

3D Printing Pancake Robots Invade Home Kitchens

The 3D printing pancake robot of your dreams is now on the market. PancakeBot retails for a cool $299.98 on Amazon which, admittedly, is a lot pricier than a skillet — but can a traditional skillet cook up a pancake breakfast in the shape of Steve Wozniak's head?<p>The device works by dispensing …

Darth Vader

How a Victory Over ISIS in Fallujah Could Actually Hurt Iraq

Iraq could finally turn the corner against ISIS—but at a potentially high risk to the future of the divided country.<p>The Iraqi military and its allied …

Middle East

North Korea missile test off east coast 'fails', says Seoul

North Korea is said to have attempted to carry out another ballistic missile test which failed.<p>South Korean military officials say Pyongyang tried to fire a missile from the country’s east coast, but the launch did not work.<p>The North is banned by the UN from using any ballistic missile …

NASA prepares humanoid robots for trip to Mars

Humanoid Robots to pioneer Mars colonisation? Not the script of a sci-fi movie but what could happen in the near future.<p>NASA, in collaboration with four universities (three in Massachusetts and one in Scotland) is developing a kind of biped human-like robot that could be sent to the red planet.<p>The …

Robotics

The Latest: Peace Corps to set up programs in Vietnam

HANOI, Vietnam (AP) — The Latest on U.S. President Barack Obama's first visit to Vietnam (all times local):<p>9:40 a.m.<p>The United States and Vietnam have reached an agreement that will see the Peace Corps set up English-language training programs in the country's two largest cities, Hanoi and Ho Chi …

Barack Obama

Has the age of quantum computing arrived?

Ever since Charles Babbage’s conceptual, unrealised Analytical Engine in the 1830s, computer science has been trying very hard to race ahead of its time. Particularly over the last 75 years, there have been many astounding developments – the first electronic programmable computer, the first …

Quantum Computing

Physicists Just Found a Link Between Dark Energy And The Arrow of Time

Is dark energy the reason time moves forward?<p>For years, physicists have attempted to explain dark energy - a mysterious influence that pushes space …

Dark Matter

Robot Saws Its Own Wood, Designs Its Own House

Log on<p>The robot looked at the woods and saw a home. Cameras scanned the trees and algorithms plotted the shape of the wood, finding the center lines and individual strength. Mechanical brains tessellated the shape into a working form, and the robot knew what it must build.<p>In the architecture lab, …

Woodworking

Oklahoma Legislature passes bill criminalizing abortion

<b>(CNN) —</b> The Oklahoma state legislature has passed a bill that would criminalize abortion procedures in the state. According to the language of the bill, anyone who is found to have performed an abortion -- except in instances to save the life of the mother -- will be found guilty of a felony and …

Data Protection

French security chief warns Islamic State plans wave of attacks in France | Reuters

PARIS (Reuters) - Islamic State militants are gearing up for a campaign of bomb attacks on large crowds in France, host to next month’s Euro 2016 soccer championships, its spy chief has said.<p>French soldiers patrol in front of the Festival Palace before the opening of the 69th Cannes Film Festival …

North Africa

EgyptAir Flight 804, en Route From Paris to Cairo, Goes Down at Sea

Airbus A320 vanished from radar with 66 passengers and crew aboard<p>The wreckage of an EgyptAir plane carrying 66 passengers and crew has been found in the Mediterranean Sea, the airline said Thursday, hours after it disappeared in what Egypt officials said was a downing more likely caused by …

Airplanes

New horned dinosaur species discovered in Montana by amateur

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — A novice fossil collector's lucky find in a remote Montana badlands more than a decade ago has turned out to be a new kind of spectacularly-horned dinosaur, researchers announced Wednesday.<p>The bones unearthed near Winifred, Montana represent a previously-unknown species of …

Dinosaurs