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6 TV shows worth binge-watching for their soundtracks alone

Can a broccoli sprout pill fight cancer?

A compound in broccoli sprouts may not only help prevent cancer but also treat it.<p>Sulforaphane is found in vegetables such as kale, cauliflower, and …

Canelo Alvarez is now boxing's biggest star as Gennady Golovkin looms

For years a preordained superstar, Canelo now readies for life as the face of boxing – and a summit meeting with Gennady Golovkin in 2016’s biggest fight<p>The first weekend of May and the second weekend of September represent the most important dates on the boxing calendar, the traditional stomping …

How fast your heart beats predicts if you will die early

It’s enough to make your heart beat a little faster. A new study suggests that resting heart rate can be used as a ‘death test’ to predict your chance of keeling over in the next two decades.<p>Although doctors have known for some time that people with low resting heart rates are usually fitter and …

Men left holding the baby get more sex

Men who take their fair share of childcare have happier relationships and better sex lives, research has found<p>For women trying to encourage their partners to take more interest in fatherhood it could be the ultimate incentive.<p>Research has shown that men who spend more time looking after their …

Earth heading for 'mini ice age' within 15 years

Research has predicted a new solar 'Maunder minimum' in the 2030s<p>The earth is 15 years from a period of low solar activity similar to that last seen during the "mini ice-age" of the 17th century, when the Thames froze.<p>Solar researchers at the University of Northumbria have created a new model of …

Ice Age

The Very Easy Way to Live and Work Abroad Instantly

All it takes is 30 minutes to fill out a form online. Seriously. Cross my heart, hope to die, stick a needle in my eye. Okay, I don't really want to stick a needle in my eye.<p>Several years ago, when I was desperately searching for opportunities to work abroad, I missed the whole concept of working …

Watch: Slater's Backside Tube Clinic

You don’t become the greatest surfer of all time without having an acute knowledge of riding the barrel. Kelly Slater has been threading tubes since …

Canadian Family (canadianfamily) on Pinterest

Full of advice, ideas and insights, we help make parenting easier and more fun. | Canadian Family is pinning about Strollers, Christmas Cookies, …

21 Images That Will Have You Screaming W.T.F In 10 Seconds

If you found our previous post 'The 38 Most Unexplainable Images On The Web' left you speechless, then you're going to love what we have in store for …

Internet

AC/DC, Rock or Bust, review: 'vertebrae-jolting stuff'

The heavy metal band end their tumultuous year with a solid, Glastonbury-ready record, says Helen Brown<p>William Hill are offering odds of 5-1 on the Aussie rockers headlining <b>Glastonbury</b> in 2015. The very thought of a heavy metal band lording it over the middle-class hippy festival might have seemed …

Rock & Roll

What’s the secret to holding your breath?

Some can manage five minutes, others barely one. But the trick to holding your breath is actually rather surprising<p>How long can you hold your breath? I’m trying it right now. The first 30 seconds are easy. I’m ready to give up at 45 seconds but I push on through, and it seems to get easier for a …

What If Guys Acted Like Girls On Instagram?

There's a hilarious Instagram account called brosbeingbasic that tries to show us what it would look like if men started making the same types of …

10 Tips From a Buddhist Monk on Living a Fulfilled Life

Is there any doubt that people are searching for happiness in the wrong places?<p>Reaching a fulfilled lifestyle is much more than just a beautiful home …

Paramahansa Yogananda, and the legacy of India’s mission to enlighten America

Yoga and meditation are seen by the public as methods to exercise and relax, respectively. However, these are side-benefits of their actual purpose, …

All aboard – how Ticket To Ride helped save table-top gaming

Alan R Moon struggled for years as an unknown board game designer until an idea about steam trains changed his life – and the industry<p>Ask most people to name a board game and they’re likely to mention Scrabble, Monopoly or Cluedo – possibly adding an anecdote about a wet weekend in Margate for good …

Nexus Player gamepad arrives in the Play Store

Here’s a bit of good news for Android gamers: That sexy (well, in my humble opinion it is) new gamepad for the Nexus Player just arrived in the Play Store and is ready for ordering.<p>The gamepad will cost $40 for gamers looking to get their hands on it, and should certainly make playing Android games …

Android News

Epic 'Hobbit' Flight Safety Video Debuts On Air New Zealand

It's called "The Most Epic Safety Video Ever Made," and for once the word "epic" isn't being misused.<p>Air New Zealand's new in-flight safety video was created with help from some of the team behind the "Hobbit" film trilogy, and even includes a few appearances from members of the cast and …

8 Surprising Reasons You Have No Energy

<i>By Amanda Shupack for YouBeauty.com</i><p>We're in the midst of an energy crisis. No, not that one. This one: We're tired. So. Completely. Tired.<p>To paraphrase Aerosmith, it can often feel like your get up and go musta got up and went. It's not just a matter of working too much and sleeping too little, …

3 Tips for Moisturizing Skin in Winter

Winter weather can leave our skin dehydrated from cold temperatures, wind and the effects of indoor heat. Dry skin can also lead to irritated or …

You're Getting Dumber as You Age: Here's How to Slow the Decline

A healthy brain processes information as a wave (via electrical impulses) and as a particle (via the brain chemicals) at a fast pace along the neuronal highway. Think of "the wave" that goes around a sports stadium during a football game. Every person in the stadium represents a single cell in the …

These Time-Lapse Maps That Show How Much The World Has Changed In The Last 30 Years Are Completely Jarring

Earth Engine brings together trillions of scientific measurements dating back over 40 years, and Google gives researchers, scientists, and nations the tools to analyze this data to detect changes and trends.<p>Using Landsat satellite imagery from 1984 to 2012, the team was able to create half a dozen …

Google Earth

5 Reasons You Should Take Waterman Survival. Now.

This is not a situation you want to be unprepared in… Screenshot: YouTube<p><b>Y</b><b>ou can do everything right.</b> You’re riding the right board for the right …

Meditation Covers Scientific American November 2014 Issue

In 2013, the New York Times declared that mindfulness was "having a moment" (pun intended), and just a few months later, a January 2014 TIME cover story announced that a "Mindful Revolution" was underway, challenging the stressed-out, tech-addicted American status quo. This month, Scientific …

What's so great about these PRIDE ringside videos, aside from everything?

I don’t know what it is, but something about these PRIDE ringside videos really get to me. They’ve been popping up on Reddit lately, and I can’t stop …

How a Pencil Made Me Appreciate Life

As Americans (or citizens of any <i>w</i><i>estern</i> society), we take many things for granted. Despite always having our basic needs met, we sometimes complain …

Study Skills

Google makes us all dumber: The neuroscience of search engines

<b>(Ollyy via Shutterstock)</b><p>As search engines get better, we become lazier. We’re hooked on easy answers and undervalue asking good questions<p>Ian Leslie<p>October 12, 2014 6:00pm (UTC)<p>In 1964, Pablo Picasso was asked by an interviewer about the new electronic calculating machines, soon to become known as …

25 Devastating Effects Of Climate Change

The world is getting warmer and that's already causing disasters that will devastate lives and cost hundreds of billions of dollars.<p>Those problems are only getting worse, as shown by recent reports from the United Nation's Intergovernmental Panel On Climate Change (IPCC) and the White House, among …

Climate Change

This is your brain on money: Why America’s rich think differently than the rest of us

<b>(Universal/Battrick via Shutterstock/Salon)</b><p>Nobody’s perfect. But only the rich get away with thinking that their luck and their flaws are actually strengths<p>Sean McElwee<p>October 11, 2014 6:30pm (UTC)<p>Consider the following recent headlines:<p>“What The Middle Class Doesn't Understand About Rich People”<br>• “9 …