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This Extreme Diet Reversed Type 2 Diabetes in Up to 86% of Patients

Incredible.<p>Type 2 diabetes isn't necessarily for life, with a 2017 clinical trial providing some of the clearest evidence yet that the condition can …

29 of The Most Surreal Landscapes on The Planet You Must See

Alien visions right here on Earth.<p>Earth is full of bizarre landscapes. Some are land formations moulded over thousands of years, while others are …

National Parks

There's a Type of Brain Exercise That Could Reduce Dementia Risk by Nearly 30%

But scientists say we need to proceed with caution.<p>Researchers say they have the first scientific evidence that brain training can help ward off …

How Brains Learn to Fear: Neuroscientists Reveal a Surprising Truth

We're revising what we know about how experience turns into knowledge.<p>When you’re born, your brain is set up with all the physical abilities it needs …

Here's Everything You Need to Know About Today's Massive Wi-Fi Hacking Attack

"Everyone needs to be afraid."<p>A huge vulnerability in Wi-Fi that fundamentally breaks the security we use to protect our wireless networks has just …

An asteroid is about to squeak by Earth at an incredibly short distance

Giant, “planet-killer” asteroids are a huge concern for humanity simply because we don’t know if there’s anything we can actually do to stop them …

Astronomy

How many calories you burn doing 39 popular exercises

Everything we do burns calories.<p>But have you ever wondered how your running habits compare to your friend's cycling sessions? Or how your weekend kayaking trip stacked up to a morning swim?<p>Calorie-counting isn't the best way to lose weight— for that, you're better off focusing on which foods you …

How to Pass a Lie Detector Test

Tips for Beating a Polygraph Test<p>A polygraph test or lie detector test is designed to analyze physiological reactions to questions to determine …

Facebook will protect white men but not black children, leaked documents show

Facebook is embroiled in another censorship scandal after leaked documents reveal the company will protect white men but not black children.<p>Training documents for Facebook moderators show the social network will allow hate speech against minority groups such as female drivers and black children, …

Hate Speech

Tories spent £1,200,000 on negative anti-Jeremy Corbyn social media adverts

<b>Young people and social media users were bombarded with divisive attack adverts by the Conservatives that appear to have had little impact.</b><p>Despite …

Turkey vows to retaliate in 'harshest ways' after Netherlands expels minister

Turkey has told the Netherlands it will retaliate in the "harshest ways" after Turkish ministers were barred from speaking in Rotterdam in a row over …

Still Have Leftover Halloween Candy? Use It For Science!

Halloween has come and gone, but piles of candy remain. You have two options: Eat it all and risk a serious sugar coma, or get seriously creative with some candy-themed science.<p>We asked employees at various science museums what experiments they like to do with leftover candy. Get crackin'.<p><b>The</b> …