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Men eat more food when they are trying to impress women, study finds

In a woman’s presence, men eat 93% more pizza than when they are on their own or with male friends<p>There are many ways that men try to impress women - be that with their wallets or their wit.<p>However, eating massive quantities of food is an unusual way that men innately try to show off to the female …

The Textures of Antarctica

Homemade Chicken Broth<p>At home, we’ve gotten into the habit of making homemade chicken broth. We had a friend named Rani come over from Aro-Ha (he’s …

Photos of Darth Vader’s Rather Ordinary Daily Life

Photographer Paweł Kadysz of Bialystok, Poland, recently started a new 365-day photo project: a daily photo blog showing scenes from Darth Vader’s …

Apocalypse Pig: The Last Antibiotic Begins to Fail

Science & InnovationGermination<p>I mentioned on Monday that this past week was intended by the CDC, WHO and other health authorities to be a global awareness week for antibiotic resistance. Alarming news that came out of China at the end of the week certainly created new awareness of resistance, but …

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23 Rules For Life That Happy People Follow

The author of Better Than Before: Mastering the Habits of Our Everyday Lives shares her wit, wisdom and research on how to feel happier, even when we've hit a low patch.<p>1. When things get tough: Treat yourself like a toddler. A cranky toddler. A toddler who shouldn't get too hungry, too cold, too …

Obama, Putin Go Head to Head on G20 Sidelines

World<p>BELEK, Turkey — Russian President Vladimir Putin and U.S. President Barack Obama talked to each other for more than 30 minutes in an informal meeting on the sidelines of the Group of 20 summit in Turkey on Sunday.<p>The presidents and two associates could be seen in an intense huddle in a group …

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3 secrets to dealing with anger the right way, according to neuroscience

And all you want to do is scream and yell back. But you know that's not going to be good for anyone…<p>I've talked before about how to deal with others who are angry and irrational, but how can you control those emotions in <i>yourself</i>?<p>Looking at the neuroscience, there's a right way and a wrong way to do …

Nextbit's 'cloud first' smartphone is up for pre-order

Want your next smartphone to stand out from the crowd? Nextbit's Robin will do just that. The boxy, mint-colored handset (it also comes in a blackish "midnight") was originally funded on Kickstarter, and now it's available for regular pre-orders via BackerKit. The device certainly looks different, …

Mobile Technology

Inhabitat's Week in Green: hoverboards and a 3D-printed car

<i>Each week our friends at Inhabitat recap the week's most interesting green developments and clean tech news for us -- it's the Week in Green.</i><p>A working hoverboard has been the elusive dream of <i>Back to the Future</i> fans and transportation nerds for decades. Now, Lexus claims that it has built a …

Printed Prehensile Emulates 27 Bones of The Hand with Aluminum Tubes, Coiled Springs, and Nylon

Since the establishment of 3D printing, the world and industry, more importantly, has changed dramatically. Many have been able to combine the …

Acer launches a curved — and pricey — 34-inch monitor for gamers

Acer has launched a 34-inch gaming monitor for the U.S. market as part of a drive to appeal to gamers with deep pockets and visual lust.<p>The new Acer XR341CK can display images in QHD resolution (3440 pixels x 1440), and it uses Advanced Micro Devices’ FreeSync technology to end choppy gameplay and …

Evidence of liquid water found on Mars

<b>Nasa's Curiosity rover has found that water can exist as a liquid near the Martian surface.</b><p>Mars should be too cold to support liquid water at the surface, but salts in the soil lower its freezing point - allowing briny films to form.<p>The results lend credence to a theory that dark streaks seen on …

Put a spring in your step...with an exoskeleton

Telegraph View: Imagine leaping across the springtime hills like London's very own airborne terror. It could soon be possible<p>The surprising thing about Spring-Heeled Jack, who terrorised London in 1838, is not that he did not exist, but that he was taken so seriously.<p>Housemaids lost their senses …

Vurb Is Mobile Search For Finding Things and People

Organizing friends to go out to the movies or dinner can be a pain; you jump between apps and websites as you try to figure out which restaurant to eat at, which movie to see, at what theatre, all the while trying to organize it over texts.<p>Vurb, a new iOS app, aims to simplify the way you search by …

LG announces four new midrange smartphones

Much of the recent focus may be on LG’s new G Flex 2 and upcoming G4 smartphones, but that hasn’t stopped the company releasing four other new smartphones ahead of the Mobile World Congress. The new handsets are called the Magna, Spirit, Leon and Joy.<p>The smartphones vary in size and specifications, …

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Health<p>According to an ophthalmologist.<p>By Adam Hurly3 days agoView More<p>New Arrivals<p>GQ’s editors select the menswear, accessories, sneakers, and more …

Gentle shake creates elusive ‘roton’ in superfluid

Scientists discovered in 1937 that liquid helium-4, when chilled to extremely low temperatures, became a superfluid that could leak through glass, …

At 92, the man who brought you the lithium-ion battery is still having creative breakthroughs

AUSTIN, TEXAS—The chances are you have never heard of—nor, until looking at this page, ever seen—John Bannister Goodenough. But you know his work. In fact, you almost certainly own some.<p>Consider the last six or seven decades of technological and scientific leaps: the polio vaccine, space rocketry, …

Best Buy will let you try Samsung's Gear VR in stores on February 8th

One of the biggest obstacles to buying Samsung's Gear VR is... well, trying the darn thing. How do you know whether or not you'll like this phone-powered virtual reality headset without strapping it on your head first? That won't be too much of a problem in the near future, so long as you live in …

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Meet Monemvasia, A Hidden 'Fortress Town' Perched On An Island In Greece

We're going to Greece!<p>Discovering a secret town? Well that's one way to get off the beaten path.<p>We've seen a few hidden towns in our day (mostly in America), but never one quite as beautiful as the town of Monemvasia, Greece.<p>Perched on an island off the east coast of the Peloponnese, Monemvasia's …

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