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Tasmanian devil developing resistance to deadly face cancer which may allow them to 'save themselves'

Tasmanian devils are developing an evolutionary response to a deadly transmissible cancer that has wiped out 80% of the species in the past 20 years, a new study has found.<p>Devil facial tumour disease, one of only three known transmissible cancers, has swept across nearly the entire species’ range …

A Rear Opening on Manfrotto's New Pack Protects Camera Gear With Your Body

If you’ve ever found yourself crammed into a packed subway car, right up against another rider’s backpack, you’ve probably realized just how easy it …

E3 2016 for Sony: How the console king stays on top | Polygon

Sony has an easy job at this year's E3 press conference: The PlayStation 4 is winning the console race with 40 million units shipped as of March of this year, and the hardware continues to provide better visuals for many multiplatform games while exclusives continue to sell well.<p>Sony doesn't <i>have</i> to …

Send anonymous emails from your regular account using BlankStamp

When you need to make an anonymous phone call, there are numerous tricks to hide your number and apps to do the same for text messages. However, anonymous emails can be a little trickier.<p>Sure, you could set up a separate account under a pseudonym, but if you only need to send one every once in a …

Apps

National Geographic Travel

10 Underrated Travel Destinations in Europe.

By College Tourist - Author, Alex Mathews, Davidson College.<p>If you want to branch out from the major European destinations while abroad, check out this list to add some great cities to your travel bucket list.<p>Chances are, when you studied abroad in Europe, you made sure to visit cities like London, …

European Travel

13 All-Natural Beauty Products You Can DIY

We think every day should be spa day. Now that you’ve transformed your shower from a necessity to luxurious relaxation time, it’s time to get your bathroom on the same level, by turning it into a spa. We’re talking beauty products that aren’t full of chemicals, won’t break the bank and that you can …

Skin Care

Top 10: the best budget hotels in Amsterdam

An insider's guide to the best cheap hotels in Amsterdam, including the top affordable places to stay for canal views, stylish design, fun bars and interesting architecture, in locations including the canal ring, Jordaan, De Pijp and Rembrandtplein.<p>Volkshotel<p>Southeast of the historic canal area, …

11 Weird Things You Didn't Know You Could Bring On A Plane (Including Antlers)

Thanks to the TSA's incredible Instagram account and some general knowledge about flying, we know what's not allowed on planes. Don't bring liquids above 3.4 ounces in your carry-on, leave the fireworks at home, and definitely don't pack your brass knuckles.<p>While there is a long lists of things you …

Weird

#TheLIST: Best in Swim

Whether you're spring breaking or have your eye on the summer house prize, now is the perfect time to get your swimsuit game in check.<p>Whether you're spring breaking or have your eye on the summer house prize, now is the perfect time to get your swimsuit game in check. Shop the season's top trends, …

Nutella

15 programming languages you need to know in 2015

If you're a programmer, these are good times. Jobs in the segment are projected to grow 8% over the next seven years, according to the U.S. Bureau of …

Programming

The best pancake recipes

There's no need to wait until Shrove Tuesday to get your pancake fix - these recipes make the perfect weekend brunch.<p>Pancakes are quick, easy and always a crowd-pleaser for breakfast (and lunch, and dinner).<p>Here, we have compiled our our favourite pancake recipes. There really is something for …

10 ways to get yourself to work out

We know that starting a fitness regimen can feel like such an uphill battle, but these top trainers have some surprisingly practical ways to set …

Hairstyling

What are the healthiest vegetables to grow?

All vegetables are good for you but, according to the Nutrient Rich Foods index, some are even more healthy than others<p>What decides what you grow to eat in your garden? It may be what tastes best, or it may just be just what grows with the least effort; it’s certainly hard to resist the sheer …

Nutrition

9 tips to avoid a toxic company culture of office politics

<i>This question originally appeared on Quora.</i><p><i>What is the best way to create and foster a work environment that has minimal office politics —</i> …

17 Make-Ahead Breakfasts for Busy Mornings

Breakfast is the most important meal of the day, but busy mornings result in us skipping it altogether more often than not. These 17 make-ahead options make starting the day off right with some non-coffee sustenance much much easier. Featuring a wide spectrum of healthy <i>and</i> indulgent eats, you’ll be …

Breakfast

Can You Get Rid of Stretch Marks?

The truth behind those tiger stripes.<p>Tiger stripes. Angel scratches. We’ve all tried our best to come up with more charming names for these less than charming squiggles on our skin, but the truth is that for many, many women (it’s estimated that over 80% of us worldwide have them) stretch marks are …

12 All-Natural Beauty Hacks to Try ASAP

By now, you’ve probably caught on to the “safe” and “green” beauty trends. Most of us can’t afford three-digit facials every week to combat acne, but you can actually get gorgeous skin <i>and</i> commercial-worthy hair with staples found in your fridge. From an acne-busting honey mask to a gentle teeth …

Skin Care

The Anti-Aging Products You Should Be Using in Your Twenties, Thirties, and Forties

<b>Sunscreen and Antioxidants</b><br>Beating sun damage to the aging punch is especially important in your twenties. Sun exposure over time is proven to accelerate aging, as it damages the elastin that makes skin look youthful. Jaliman says to use a broad-spectrum SPF 30 sunscreen in the morning to protect …

The world's strangest restaurants - Telegraph

Deep Frying

6 Ways You Should Be Using Essential Oils

<b>Create a Sexy Scent</b><br>A custom-blended fragrance is an absolute luxury, and this one is as alluring as they come: Tisserand likes to blend sandalwood or cedarwood with lemon, orange, or mandarin oil for a sultry scent. Just dilute your oil mixture into a lotion before you use it (essential oils can be …

10 Top Franchises of 2014 | Investopedia

While there is no single stand-alone benchmark that governs which franchise businesses have reigned the most supreme in 2014, list makers tend to …

The Fastest-Growing Sectors in the Franchise Industry

The companies on Entrepreneur's Franchise 500 list are showing big gains. These are the sectors that are taking the lead.<p>This story appears in the January 2015 issue of <i>Entrepreneur</i>. Subscribe »<p>While U.S. growth remains robust, franchising has definitely become a global affair, as illustrated by</i> …

Fast Casual

Make These Potato Latkes for Hanukkah from Eating Delancey: A Celebration of Jewish Food

What's Hanukkah without family and latkes? To celebrate the annual festival of lights, we found the best latke recipe ever from the new cookbook</i> …

Use a 'Fake' Location to Get Cheaper Plane Tickets

I can't explain airline pricing but I do know some plane tickets can be cheaper depending on where you buy them or, even better, where you appear to buy them from. This is all about leveraging foreign currencies and points-of-sale to your advantage.<p>For reasons I never quite understood, every time I …

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5 Essential Steps to Treating Adult Acne

<b>Keep Oils Intact</b><br>Defensins are antimicrobial peptides in your skin's natural oils. "One of the worst things I see adults do is strip away those oils with soap, witch hazel, or toner that neutralizes antimicrobial peptides," says Buka. Alcohol-free products are best.<p><b>Dial Down Stress</b><br>A high-pressure …

Review | Stockholm's Verso Skincare 2014

Verso, hailing from Stockholm, Sweden, is Latin for “reverse.” That’s precisely what Verso does, with a concise line of skincare products that …