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IVF to fix male infertility 'infringes human rights of women' argue scientists

Women are unfairly paying the price for men's falling fertility, scientists have warned.<p>Mens sperm counts have reduced by more than 50 per cent worldwide since the 1970s with chemicals in the environment, pollution, steroids, protein shakes, and even tight underwear all blamed for the downturn.<p>But …

Let's Ditch Chips and Keep the Crunch: Choose a Healthy Alternative

Ditch the Chips and Keep the Crunch: Healthy Alternatives<p>Crunch and munch without the guilt<p>March 06, 2018<p>Late night studying goes hand in hand with a</b> …

You can take Google's Machine Learning Crash Course for free now

Google’s new ‘Machine Learning Crash Course’ is now available and it’s free for everyone. If robots are coming for your job this class will prepare you for your next one.<p>This same course has been taken by more than 18,000 Google engineers, and this is the first time it’s been made available to the …

Machine Learning

Your Plant-Based Protein Powder Is Likely Full of Lead and Arsenic: Check This List

"Approximately 75 percent of protein powders had measurable levels of lead." Stunned? Us too. If you're a protein-powder junkie, it might be time to reassess — especially if you use a plant-based blend.<p>Clean Label Project, the national nonprofit focused on health and transparency in product …

Protein

The culture of crypto mining is changing: here’s how

Cryptocurrencies have become a major topic of interest in the United States, in part due to the extreme volatility of the flagship cryptocurrency, Bitcoin. Bitcoin rose from a modest value (under $1,000) to more than $15,000 in the span of a year, and now hovers between $6,000 and $12,000, with …

5 Basic Fermented Food Recipes for Better Gut Health

If you find yourself in a veggie rut (because the day will come when you can’t possibly sauté another bunch of spinach), you may be tempted to …

Food

12 Speedy Keto Recipes You Can Make on One Sheet Pan

Cooking

Latin America has the best beaches on Earth – here are 20 you must visit

A few years ago, after passing through the party strip north of Punta del Este, Uruguay – this was before the likes of Shakira, Martin Amis and George Clooney became regulars – I went walking around a lagoon surrounded by protected semi-wild pampas.<p>A breeze barely rippled the cool blue water; …

How to Make Low-Carb Nachos

Salty chips, cheese, spicy salsa, guacamole, cilantro, sour cream and maybe some refried beans or ground meat— these are mostly low-carb options and …

Food

How to lose weight fast: 8 ways to drop 2 kg in one week

How to lose weight fast: 8 ways to drop 2 kg in one week<p>How to lose weight is a quest several brave men and women venture onto. But few end up …

MIT's Veil service will make private browsing more private

After reports and studies revealed that browsers' private modes aren't that secure, MIT graduate student Frank Wang decided to take things into his own hands. He and his team from MIT CSAIL and Harvard have created a tool called Veil, which you could use on a public computer -- or on a private one …

This Mint Chocolate Chip Ketogenic Snack Is The Secret To Balanced Blood Sugar & Healthy Mitochondria

I was diagnosed with celiac disease in 1998, the dark ages of gluten-free. Still, I knew way back then that high-carbohydrate gluten-free fare was …

What to Eat Before and After Lifting Weights

Because we all want maximum results.<p>February 23, 2018<p>Have you ever wondered what to eat before and after weight lifting to receive <b>maximum</b> results? I …

What Does "Deglaze" Mean? And Do I Need a Degree to Do It?

By Alex Delany<p>Deglazing sounds fancy, but it is literally NBD. You could be deglazing at home. Right now.<p>When someone says that they're “deglazing” a pan, it really sounds like they're accomplishing something, doesn't it? Like they're a big deal. Like they're throwing an “M.D.” or an “Esq.” after …

Cooking

Millennials All Over the World Are Worse Off Than Gen Xers Were at Their Age

Millennials have lower incomes and lower rates of home ownership<p>The income boom enjoyed by people born between 1966 and 1980 has turned to “bust” for …

Demographics

Would you sleep in a glass pod hanging off a Peruvian cliff?

<b>(CNN) —</b> Would you sleep in a transparent capsule hanging off the side of a Peruvian mountain?<p>That's the idea behind the spectacular Skylodge Adventures Suites, glass lodges precariously situated on the side of a cliff in Peru's Sacred Valley.<p>If you're brave enough, these crystalline pods are …

South America

The Ultimate Guide To Stargate

The <i>Stargate</i> franchise is… intimidating. There are three movies, three TV series (two of them exceedingly long-running), an animated series, and …

Battlestar Galactica

A local’s guide to Istanbul's new cool neighbourhood

In once sleepy Kadıköy-Moda, new nightlife and culture hotspots happily coexist with the district’s established restaurants and cafes<p>Until recently, the neighbourhood of Kadıköy-Moda, on the Asian side of Istanbul at the southern end of the Bosphorus, was an unremarkable, mostly residential place …

England

FCC head probed over policies benefiting conservative broadcaster

The chairman of the Federal Communications Commission is being probed by the agency's inspector general about whether he inappropriately favored a conservative-leaning broadcast company, according to a lawmaker.<p>Under the leadership of Ajit Pai, a Republican appointed to run the agency by President …

Net Neutrality

Meet the pirate queen making academic papers free online

Alexandra Elbakyan is plundering the academic publishing establishment<p>In cramped quarters at Russia’s Higher School of Economics, shared by four students and a cat, sat a server with 13 hard drives. The server hosted Sci-Hub, a website with over 64 million academic papers available for free to …

Social Sciences

Bacon-Hash Brown Quiche Recipe

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Preheat oven to 375°F. Cook bacon in a 10-inch cast-iron skillet over medium until browned and almost crisp, but still tender, …

Breakfast

21 Ways with Root Vegetables

Roasted Parsnips<p>Though mildly sweet like their carrot cousins, parsnips are starchy, like potatoes. Subbing them for spuds, as in this recipe, is a …

The Outbound Journal

9 High-Protein, Low-Carb Recipes That You'll Want to Devour

Restricting yourself when it comes to what you eat can be challenging, but what about when you’re looking for high-protein, low-carb recipes? The …

RED teases Hydrogen One specs, holographic display, and ‘unprecedented’ carrier support

Last year one unexpected announcement came in the form of the Hydrogen One, an Android smartphone from camera maker RED. While we did find out about the ridiculous pricing, most of the details were unknown back at the unveiling. Now, RED is revealing a few more details…<p>A couple of RED employees …

If You Suffer From Tight Hips, Find a Wall ASAP, and Do This Amazing Stretch

Tight hips are a common affliction among us desk dwellers. They can lead to lower back pain and tightness in our legs and just make us feel all around uncomfortable. Free your tight hips by finding a wall and doing this life-changing stretch (no really, it's <i>that</i> good!).<p>Known as figure four, you can …

Yoga

Bitcoin warning: Former Nasdaq chief says you can tell which cryptocurrency will FAIL

Glenn Hutchins has revealed how public investors can know which one of the leading cryptocurrencies will be the "right answer" and continue to thrive.<p>…

Cryptocurrency

Aussie flu 'could be cured by having sex' as deadly bug sweeps UK

Aussie flu continues to hit the UK, with swathes of the country currently at risk on a Flusurvey map outlining the areas affected.<p>But did you know …