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7 Craziest Things Fitness Instructors Want You to Do

Eight out of ten adults experience lower back pain once in their lifetime. I am one of those people and I’m definitely not looking forward to my …

5 Plants That Can Help Purify Indoor Air, According to Science

<i>This article originally appeared on Health.com.</i><p>Want to clear the air in your home or workplace? Get some greens, says research presented today at the …

How to watch Netflix together without being in the same room

Just because you and your friends have moved to different corners of the globe doesn’t mean you have to stop watching shows and movies …

The next wearable technology could be your skin

Artificial electronic skin (e-skin) could one day make this a possibility. Researchers are developing flexible, bendable and even stretchable electronic circuits that can be applied directly to the skin. As well as turning your skin into a touchscreen, this could also help replace feeling if you've …

Nanotech

Donald Trump vs. Hillary Clinton Campaigns: Filings Show Huge Fundraising Gap

Donald Trump

Want to Be Happier? Science Says Do These 11 Things Every Single Day

Try them. They work. (If you can't trust science, what can you trust?)<p>Obviously, we all want to be happier. But there's another reason to wish to be more lighthearted and content: Happiness is definitely a result, but happiness is also a driver.<p>While I'm definitely into finding ways to improve …

Happiness

World's oldest computer from 60BC predicted future, new study says

The world's first computer, which is about 2,000 years old, wasn't just used by ancient Greeks to chart the movement of the sun, moon and planets - it was also a fortune telling device, say researchers.<p>The 2,000-year-old astronomical calculator, the Antikythera Mechanism, is a system of intricate …

Research

” The Bionic Leaf ” Mimics The Photosynthesis and Converts Solar Energy Into Chemical Energy or Liquid Fuel

Innovation in science hits us as researchers from Harvard University have created what they are calling the ‘bionic leaf.‘ This amazing invention is …

'Bodies Going Down': Witnesses Describe Orlando Nightclub Horror, Heroism

It was toward the end of the night at Pulse, a gay nightclub in Orlando, Florida, when club-goer Christopher Hansen had taken his first sip from a drink and heard sharp noises ringing out in succession. He thought it was a beat of the song pulsating in the venue until people started crumpling onto …

Top 10 Scary Video Games Of All Time

These are the games that make you wanna sleep with the lights on. Welcome to Thegamefreakshow and today we’ll be counting down the top 10 scary video …

'There Was Blood, Blood Everywhere': Witness Describes Chaos of Orlando Shooting

Phelan M. Ebenhack—AP<p>Carlo Allegri—Reuters<p>Steve Nesius—Reuters<p>Christopher Morris—VII for TIME<p>David Goldman—AP<p>Christopher Morris—VII for …

There’s a way to train our brains to cope with stress that changes chemistry “as much as any antidepressant”

Stress is often perceived as the villain of contemporary culture: the nagging tension that keeps us chained to our desks during the day, awake all night, and makes us dangerously unhealthy.<p>But Ian Robertson, a cognitive neuroscientist at Trinity College Dublin and author of the upcoming book ‘<i>The</i> …

Immune System

We’re fighting cancer with a universal vaccine

How cool would it be to stop cancer dead in its tracks using a vaccine that would work regardless of cancer type? It turns out that humanity is …

Stephen Hawking says escape from a black hole is possible — kind of

"They are not the eternal prisons they were once thought," Dr. Hawking said in a talk last year. "If you feel you are trapped in a black hole, don't give up. There is a way out."<p>He posted his paper on arXiv, a pre-peer review site, in January. This month, the paper was finally published in the …

Black Holes

10 Proven Ways To Grow Your Brain: Neurogenesis And Neuroplasticity

Scientists once thought the brain stopped developing after the first few years of life. But new research has shown that the brain can form new neural pathways and create neurons even in adulthood (Neuroplasticity and Neurogenesis).<p>Exercise for 30 minutes per day or meditation stimulates the …

The Brain

Why Doesn't This Fountain Obey the Laws of Science?

You don’t even need grade school science to know that water flows wherever gravity pulls it. But somehow when poured onto Arthur Carabott’s …

To Increase Well-Being, Train Your Brain

<i>by Mimi O' Connor</i><p>The tired cliché that claims, "You can't teach an old dog new tricks" is being effectively laid to rest once and for all. The integration of contemporary science and ancient contemplative practices is proving that, regardless of age, we are capable of altering our bodies and our …

Mindfulness

VOEZ is an addictive anime-themed rhythm game

VOEZ is a new game out of Taiwan that is climbing the app gaming charts. It is part Rock Band, part DDR, but in a karaoke-esque setting. Put simply, VOEZ is an anime-themed rhythm game. You need to tap, hold and swipe as colorful commands fall to the target line. There are only a few different …

Harvard and MIT teamed up for this open-source online education platform

<i>This post is brought to you by EdX.</i><p>It’s often said that the internet makes it possible for anyone to get educated on any subject. But just as in offline modes of education, the many models of online teaching and learning are far from perfect, with plenty of room for improvement and innovation.<p>A …

MOOCs

Eat less meat to avoid dangerous global warming, scientists say

Research led by Oxford Martin School finds widespread adoption of vegetarian diet would cut food-related emissions by 63% and make people healthier too<p>Growing food for the world’s burgeoning population is likely to send greenhouse gas emissions over the threshold of safety, unless more is done to …

Global Warming

Family planning not for Muslims, says Turkey's president Erdogan

Family planning and contraception are not for Muslim families, the Turkish president has said, in his latest comments promoting population growth that angered women's activists.<p>Recep Tayyip Erdogan said on Monday it was the responsibility of mothers to ensure the continued growth of Turkey's …

Family Planning

Adele asks fan to stop filming 25 concert

Hello, can you hear Adele? She’d like you to put your tripod away.<p>At her <i>25</i> tour concert in Verona, Italy, on Sunday, the singer-songwriter took a …

Over a third of coral is dead in parts of the Great Barrier Reef, scientists say

By Chris Mooney<p>, Reporter<p>We knew this was coming.<p>For months, coral reef experts have been loudly, and sometimes mournfully, announcing that much of the treasured Great Barrier Reef has been hit by “severe” coral bleaching, thanks to abnormally warm ocean waters.<p>Bleaching, though, isn’t the same as …

Global Warming

Parents left seven-year-old son in bear-infested woods as punishment, say Japanese police

The search for a boy aged 7 left in the woods of northern Japan as punishment by his parents resumed at first light on Monday.<p>More than 100 volunteers and local emergency teams are scouring rugged woodland near the town of Nanae in Hokkaido, famous for its population of bears known as the Ussuri …

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12-Year-Old “Scientist” Claims to Have Folder Full of Evidence Against Vaccines

By Tracey Moody<p>Watch out CDC. <b>Marco Arturo</b>, 12-year-old boy genius, has arrived with a folder full of “evidence that vaccines cause autism,” and he’s …

Vaccination

Meteorologists are seeing global warming's effect on the weather | Paul Douglas

Weather is becoming more extreme, and meteorologists are taking notice<p>Whatever happened to normal weather? Earth has always experienced epic storms, debilitating drought, and biblical floods. But lately it seems the treadmill of disruptive weather has been set to fast-forward. God’s grandiose …

Study draws link between helpless babies and human intelligence

From an evolutionary standpoint, one of the most baffling features of human babies is just how helpless they are.<p>Here is a potential future Nobel …