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The Invention That Could End Obesity

A Michigan surgeon invented an apparatus that he believes tricks the brain into thinking the stomach is full. His Full Sense Device could be a lifesaver for millions of obese Americans and raises questions about how hunger — our most basic human impulse — even works.

Medicine

Off the Runway: 5 Magazines for Everyday Style

Secret’s out: the real fun at New York’s Fashion Week is far from the runway. Each season, the sidewalks swarm with the city’s most photogenic bloggers, editors and models. From Milk Studios to Midtown, it’s a sight to behold—and you don’t even need an invite.<p>Alongside street style shots from The …

Fashion Week

Leonard Nimoy's final tweet is beautiful, and it broke my heart

My dad was — and is — a huge <i>Star Trek</i> nerd, and when I was a kid he'd excitedly show me episodes of the original series in syndication. It was a show that he watched in college, he'd say, explaining why Kirk was Kirk, Bones was Bones, and most importantly, why Leonard Nimoy's Spock was Spock. One …

Food-themed hotels are popping up around the world — and travelers are gobbling them up

There's nothing weird about saying “You look so good I could just eat you up!” to a pillow when it's in the shape of a giant chocolate truffle, or to a wall when it's covered in images of supersized juicy berries — at least not in hotels where such novelties actually exist.<p>"A growing number of …

Google backtracks on porn ban in Blogger

Heeding ‘ton of feedback’ from users, company announces it won’t implement changes, but steps up enforcement of existing policy on sexually explicit content<p>Google has backtracked on plans to ban sexually explicit images from its blogging platform Blogger, in the face of widespread opposition from …

Internet

The Week in Review: Jon Stewart Gets Ready to Exit

Jon Stewart, “the nation’s satirist,” as The New York Times described him, announced his departure from Comedy Central’s “The Daily Show” on Tuesday night, after more than 16 years at its helm.<p>“I don’t have any specific plans,” Stewart said at the end of the February 10 show. “Got a lot of ideas. I …

Comedy

African Astronomy: The Top Safari Escapes for Sleeping Under the Stars

<i>By Kristen McKenzie</i>, HotelsCombined.com<p>Africa is renowned for its wildlife, but it also boasts some of the globe's most incredible al fresco sleeping quarters. After combing through hundreds of incredible safari accommodation options available on our website, we here at HotelsCombined have selected …

Here's What You Should Actually Eat When You're Drunk

Because tequila will try to convince you that onion rings are a food group.

Nutrition

Are women hardwired to love thrillers?

From House of Cards to Gone Girl, thrillers are having a serious moment. Author Rebecca Whitney explains why more women than ever before are looking for an adrenaline-rush to leave them sweaty-palmed on the sofa<p>Thrillers, it seems, are everywhere. They dominate our cinema screens. They jostle for …

Books

4 Healthy Foods That Fight Gas

<b>Eggs</b><br>“Oh man, I just had two scrambled eggs, and I’m <i>sooo</i> bloated,” said no one, ever. That’s because eggs are very gentle on your stomach. “They’re easy and can help soothe a gassy stomach because they have protein,” says Gans. One thing: If you’re ordering them at some greasy-spoon diner rather …