Kia Eshraghian

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Touching things in VR with your real hands is a total game changer

The first thing you instinctively want to do after strapping on a VR headset and diving into a virtual world is to reach out and touch what you …

Virtual Reality

Chinese designer creates smog mask from $10,000 Yeezy shoes

A Chinese designer is dismantling valuable pairs of sneakers and reinterpreting them as smog masks in a bid to tackle pollution in China.<p>His most …

Amazon's Snowmobile will let you upload stuff by the truckload – literally

The truck carries a shipping container holding a mobile data centre which can store up to 100 petabytes<p>“The internet is not something that you just dump something on,” the American senator Ted Stevens famously said in 2006. “It’s not a big truck. It’s a series of tubes.”<p>Ted Stevens was wrong. The …

The Discovery of Gravitational Waves Is a Whole New Chapter for Science

One hundred years ago Albert Einstein in his general theory of relativity predicted the existence of a dark side to the cosmos. He thought there were …

Physics

Australian magic!

The Australian Association of Massage Therapists have posted their newly-updated massage therapy research document, organized into handy topics.<p>It’s …

Can massage therapy treat infertility?

Research shows a healthy 30-year-old woman has only a 20 percent chance of getting pregnant in any given month, but when Pamela Soto turned 30, she never thought she would have a problem conceiving.<p>“I was on birth control for a year after we got married, and then I thought, ‘OK, well, now I’ll …

How to Get a Cycling-Specific Massage

A professional soigneur shares tips on making your massage work for you.<p>It used to be that cycling soigneurs were more handymen than athletic trainers, ready to do everything from drive the equipment truck, to hand out musette bags, to administer the odd massage. But as the cycling community learns …

Exercise

Recovering From Cancer Surgery, This Franchisee Relied on the Benefits of Massage

7 min read<p><i>Franchise Players is Entrepreneur's Q&A interview column that puts the spotlight on franchisees. If you're a franchisee with advice and tips to share, email franchiseplayers@entrepreneur.com.</i><p>After undergoing a brutal round of bilaterral mastectomies and chemotherapy in 2003, Kay Hechler …

Entrepreneurship

How Massage Therapy Can Make You Much Healthier

Most people consider a massage to be a relaxing spa treatment. They’re not wrong. A good massage can relieve anxiety and help you shake off the …