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30-Day Countdown to a Flat Belly By Summer

The official start of summer is about ten weeks away but if you aren’t in tip-top shape just yet there’s no need to worry. Why? Because by making a …

Nutrition

Frozen river blown up in China - CNN Video

A series of detonations were set off in a river in Heilongjiang, China, in an effort prevent ice jams, which can be dangerous for nearby residents.

Turner Broadcasting

SpaceX Hid a Second, Secret Payload Aboard Falcon Heavy, And It Sounds Amazing

Designed to last for millions of years.<p>Elon Musk's personal Tesla might have gotten all the headlines during SpaceX's historic rocket launch last …

Falcon Heavy

North Korea Designed A Nuke. So Did This Truck Driver

This year, deep inside a mountain, North Korea detonated a giant nuclear bomb.<p>The weapon was powerful; at least 10 times more destructive than the bomb the U.S. dropped on Hiroshima at the end of World War II. The North claimed it was an advanced, thermonuclear design. The test came just months …

North Korea

Children losing the ability to hold a conversation because of technology, Wimpy Kid author says

Children are losing the ability to hold a conversation because of their use of technology, the best-selling author of the Wimpy Kid series has said.<p>Jeff Kinney, who created the Diary of a Wimpy Kid books, warned children are not being "fully socialised".<p>The American author has sold over 150 million …

Books

A Harvard doctor says these are the best exercises for your body

If you think running a marathon is the quickest way to a rock-hard body, I-Min Lee, a professor of medicine at Harvard Medical School, has news for you: That classic feat isn't as good for your body as it seems.<p>Instead of long-distance running, which can be hard on your joints and digestive system, …

Exercise

Mexico is planning on building its own Hyperloop

Mexico is building a hyperloop to travel between Mexico City- Queretaro, Leon, and Guadalajara. The transportation system will be called Mexloop. Mexican studio FR-EE won a contest to design the system, they will work with Hyperloop One on the project.<p>The Mexloop would dramatically shorten travel …

The Difference Between Fermentation and Anaerobic Respiration

All living things must have a constant source of energy in order to continue performing even the most basic of life functions. Whether that energy …

Rhinoceros horn online auction: few buyers after outraged protests

South Africa’s first online auction of rhinoceros horn – held amid outrage from conservationists – attracted fewer buyers than anticipated, lawyers for the organiser said on Saturday.<p>John Hume, owner of the world’s largest rhinoceros farm, organised the controversial three-day selloff which ended …

South Africa

Professional bodyguards reveal how to stay safe while traveling

Unless you're a celebrity or a high-profile CEO, you've probably never traveled with your own personal security detail.<p>While the rest of us might imagine a fleet of buff men in crisp suits with headsets, the people who actually do it for a living claim their day to day is far from <i>Men In Black.</i><p>"It's …

A perfectly-timed photo of the space station and the moon puts human achievements in perspective

The International Space Station is the size of a football field. But a stunning image by Spanish photographer Dani Caxete shows it as a tiny figure dwarfed by the moon—a jaw-dropping reminder of the magnificence of nature, and the persistence of human achievement.<p>The image is on the shortlist for …

Astronomy

Best Underwater Gadgets to Experience the Ocean Like Never Before

Whether you’re looking to upgrade your diving gear, impress your friends with a brand new water toy, or capture perfect […]Best Underwater Gadgets to …

Scuba Diving

Trump regrets 'bizarre mistake' of Paris climate pullout, Branson claims

Donald Trump regrets the “bizarre mistake” of withdrawing the US from the Paris climate agreement, Sir Richard Branson has said. The British billionaire also urged the president to help phase out the ailing US coal industry.<p>Donald Trump offers hand of friendship to Emmanuel Macron on Paris …

Donald Trump

Mountain biking along the Great Wall of China - MBR

That's some wallride.<p>Vid from David Cachon shows him ragging it along various sections of the Great Wall of China. Why? Because it makes for nice …

This child being abused in a cobalt mine is why Apple is trying to fix the mining business

Dorsen was discovered by a Sky News team who made an excellent documentary about the use of child labour in smartphone battery cobalt mines earlier this year.<p>Apple says it is working to end child labour in cobalt mines, and it has partnered with a number of NGOs to focus on the DRC particularly. …

5 popular nutrition myths it's time to forget

We live in a world where nutrition advice is merely a click away. Not all of it is sound or evidence-based, though. As a dietitian, I see this all the time with my patients whose diets reflect great intentions and motivation to improve health — but from misguided sources. Here are a few popular …

Brown Bread

118<p>27<p>3<p>Shares 148<p>People often ask me if I make my own bread. Since where I live, within a one block radius of my apartment there are literally four …

The world's 18 greatest cities for food

Luxury Lifestyle

Bad News: These "Healthy" Foods May Not Be Good For Your Heart

Eating healthy is never one size fits all. Our bodies are so different, all with various needs and quirks to attend to. So while a seemingly healthy …

The Strong Force Is What's Holding the Entire Universe Together

Particle physicists might seem like a dry bunch, but they have their fun. Why else would there be such a thing as a "strange quark"? When it comes to …

The 12 Types Of Trips You Should Take In Your Lifetime

Better than your average beach vacation, and cheaper too.<p>To some travelers, “vacation” means lying on a tropical beach or staying in an urban hotel, and there’s nothing wrong with that. But the start of a new year is time to think outside the box and start planning trips that help you both unwind …

Travel

Scientists take on what was once thought impossible: reversing aging

Thinning and graying hair, wrinkles, arthritis, cataracts, heart disease, diabetes, cancer, and maybe dementia. The list of age-related maladies is …

Telomere

We Need To Talk About Rogue One's Biggest Flaw

The first stand-alone Star Wars film isn't perfect, but this makes no sense.<p><i>Rogue One</i> does everything it needs to do. It has all the little nods to the original that'll trigger your nostalgia, it fills the gaping <i>Star Wars</i> void in your soul (or at least your year), and keeps the struggling small …

Mysterious Type Of Killer Whale Caught On Video Killing And Eating A Shark In Rare Drone Footage

'It’s a very rare sighting, and an extraordinary observation.'<p>The rare sight of a group of offshore killer whales tearing a live shark apart has been …

National Geographic Nature Photographer of the Year Winners: Best Photos 2016

Selected from thousands of entries, an underwater photo of sardine migration on the Wild Coast of South Africa has been selected as the grand-prize …

Some jerk parked their X-Wing in the middle of Hollywood Boulevard

In what’s either a cool decoration for this weekend’s <i>Rogue One: A Star Wars Story</i> premiere in Hollywood or yet another example of some asshole in Los …

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Facebook's internet beaming drone Aquila is not headed to India

Facebook is committed at bringing internet access to much of India, but the social giant won’t be using its Aquila drone to achieve it in the country.<p>…

If the U.S. withdraws, China wonders whether it is ready to lead the world

Can China overtake the United States to lead the world?<p>That was the question posed by the state-run Global Times tabloid in Beijing on Monday.<p>If the United States under Donald Trump gives up its global leadership and withdraws into isolationism, will the rising superpower China replace …

China

Love it or Hate it, This Airline's Bikini Uniform is Earning Them Billions

If most 20-something guys could have their way, they'd probably have girls wearing nothing but bikinis. Well, that or lingerie (come on, we've all …