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You make or break your life between 5-7 a.m.

While serving a humanitarian and ecclesiastical mission at the age of 20, I learned potentially the most important lesson of my life. How you spend …

Self-improvement

Here’s How You Can Eat Chocolate and Lose Weight

When I was on this major weight loss plan, I completely refused to look at the one thing in life that made me forget all my woes. Turns out I had it …

Nutrition

Why Turmeric and Black Pepper Is a Powerful Combination

Turmeric, also known as the golden spice, is a tall plant that grows in Asia and Central America.<p>It gives curry its yellow color and has been used in …

Antiinflammatory

The Most Thrilling and Beautiful Vacations to Take If You Love the Outdoors

Heading somewhere to reconnect with nature is the best remedy when you're craving an escape from the daily grind. As much as we love exploring a new …

National Parks

Sucrose vs Glucose vs Fructose: What's the Difference?

If you’re trying to cut back on sugar, you may wonder whether the type of sugar matters.<p>Sucrose, glucose and fructose are three types of sugar that …

Diabetes

A woman's tongue was inseminated by a squid after eating undercooked seafood

Were you ever told that if you swallowed any apple seeds, a tree would start growing in your stomach? Well, these medical case studies are a bit like that, but 100 times worse.<p>As documented in a 2012 edition of the Journal of Parasitology, the foreign bodies were identified as squid spermatophores …

Biology

The Brain Literally Starts Eating Itself When It Doesn't Get Enough Sleep

Holy crap.<p>The need for sleep goes far beyond simply replenishing our energy levels every 12 hours. Our brains actually change states when we sleep to …

Neuroscience

How to Install, Update, and Use Kodi

Kodi is a powerful, open-source media-streaming application, but it can be difficult to set up and maintain. Read our guide to get started.<p>PCMag …

Psychologists have identified a very good reason why unsolicited advice is so annoying

Advice can simultaneously feel well meaning, wise, and irksome. A psychology paper published earlier this year, found a compelling explanation for that last trait: giving advice doesn’t only benefit the recipient. It also makes the advice-dispenser feel powerful.<p>The paper, published in Personality …

Psychology

Scientists have figured out exactly how much you need to exercise to slow your heart’s aging process

So there’s good news and there’s bad news.<p>The good news is there are steps you can take to slow your heart’s aging process, increasing the chances of living a long, healthy, fruitful life. The trade-off is that you really do have to go to the gym.<p>New research published this week in the Journal of …

Biomedicine

Best Places to Go in Tanzania

When you travel to Tanzania, the best places to visit and enjoy a safari include Katavi, Selous, Ruaha, Tarangire and Ngorongoro. Of course, there's …

Your Bed Is Probably Dirtier Than You Think, According To Science

I'm sorry my friends, but this latest discovery about your bed might have you losing sleep. Turns out, your bed is probably dirtier than you think — …

Good Carbs vs Bad Carbs

Are there good carbs and bad carbs? The answer is a qualified yes. Complex carbohydrates are usually referred to as good carbs and simple …

Nutrition

The Real Palestinian Catastrophe

As Israel celebrated the 70th anniversary of its independ­ence and the move of the U.S. embassy to Jerusalem, Palestinians last week commemorated …

How to find your eyeglass prescription without getting an exam

Want to freshen your face with a new pair of eyeglass frames? As you probably know, you can save a small fortune by ordering glasses online.<p>Just one wrinkle: You need to know your prescription. Sure, you can call your optometrist to get the numbers -- unless the office is closed. Or you just feel …

Eyeglasses

How to take long exposure iPhone photos [Quick Tips]

They say the best camera is the one you have with you. And when isn’t the iPhone with you? iPhone photography has created a whole new generation of amateur photographers. While you may be looking for the next great app to help produce some stunning photos, did you know you can easily recreate a …

So You Want to Shed That Belly Fat Faster? Here's What You Need to Do

• Popsugar<br>• Health & Fitness<br>• Diet Tips<p>Fastest Way to Get Rid of Belly Fat<p>So You Want to Shed That Belly Fat Faster? Here's What You Need to …

Lebron James’ Ketogenic Diet Could Be Your Ticket To Becoming A Shredded Beast… But At What Cost?

"I'm not a celiac but..." Some call the Keto diet a celebrity-fad palatable only to cross-fit warriors and Bondi hipsters. Others reckon it's an …

10 of the tallest trees in the world

<b>These skyscraping superstars are the stalwart examples of their species.</b><p>Trees may be stuck in the ground, but they've clearly got some enviable …

Israeli secret service ran fake luxury beach resort as front for smuggling Jewish refugees from Sudan

Israeli secret service agents ran an entire fake luxury beach resort in Sudan as a front for its operations in the 1980s, according to a BBC …

Did You Know the Earth Has a Second Magnetic Field? Its Oceans

Earth’s magnetic field is one of the most mysterious features of our planet. It is also essential to life as we know it, ensuring that our atmosphere …

Government accidentally sends file on "remote mind control" methods to journalist

When journalist Curtis Waltman filed a Freedom of Information Act request with Washington State Fusion Center (which is partnered with Department of …

A world-record holder who runs 100-mile races says the high-fat diet Silicon Valley loves transformed his body and performance

Our bodies might work better when we're burning fat as fuel.<p>From a health perspective, burning fat rather than primarily getting fuel from carbs might help stabilize blood sugar. From an athletic perspective, being a fat-burner might help some people recover more quickly and perform at a higher …

Why you should never order a steak well done

Eating red meat can boost the risk of developing deadly liver disease, a study suggests.<p>Israeli scientists have found the risk of non-alcoholic fatty …

15 Reasons to be Proud of Israel

In celebration of Israel’s 70th birthday, here are 15 amazing reasons to be proud of the Jewish state.

How Methionine Works in Your Body (Plus Sources and Risks)

Amino acids help build the proteins that make up the tissues and organs of your body.<p>In addition to this critical function, some amino acids have …

How fat absorption is directed by specific bacteria in the small intestine

An exciting new study has examined how bacteria in the small intestine help digest and absorb high-fat foods. The novel research suggests that in the …

10 apps parents warned to look out for on their children's phones

Police have urged parents to check their children's phones in a warning about 10 apps that should be "off-limits".<p>The list was created by an American …

Apps

Are your phone camera and microphone spying on you? | Dylan Curran

Taping over the lens is just the first step in keeping online snoopers out of your business<p>Here is what the former FBI director James Comey said when he was asked back in September 2016 if he covered his laptop’s webcam with tape.<p>“Heck yeah, heck yeah. Also, I get mocked for a lot of things, and I …

Spying

What Is The Healthiest Oil For Deep Frying? The Crispy Truth

Deep-fried foods have always been popular.<p>They are a part of many traditional cuisines, and are also a staple of the fast-food …