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How your age affects your appetite

We all need food every day, but our changing relationship with it through the years can have a big impact on our health.<p>Do you eat to live or live to eat? We have a complicated relationship with food, influenced by cost, availability and even peer pressure. But something we all share is appetite – …

Holistic Medicine

Motorola Has Something Big To Unveil At Its Chicago HQ On August 2nd

Motorola just stepped up with a mysterious video teaser for what the company is positioning as a “whole new way to connect, stream, download, video chat and more.” Could this be Moto’s latest take on a flagship smartphone? Rumors are flying that it could be the release of a somewhat notched design …

Mobile Technology

This Is How Long It Takes for Retinol to Actually "Work"

True story: About a month before my friend's wedding, she had deep, cystic hormonal acne along her jawline and was desperate for a solution so she …

These are the worst interior design trends of the past 50 years

But do you agree?<p>Toilet rugs, taxidermy and avocado bathrooms have been named the worst interior design trends of the last half of a century.<p>Other furnishing fails of the past 50 years include carpeted bathrooms, waterbeds, anything animal print and beaded curtains.<p>Commissioned by Samsung to mark …

World Cup: Iceland Ties Argentina, but You Can Call It a Victory

MOSCOW — Heimir Hallgrimsson wanted to save time. Before Iceland’s coach faced the questions of the gathered news media on the eve of his country’s first game at a World Cup, he tried to help out. “Before anyone asks,” he said, “I’m still a dentist, and I will never stop being a …

Soccer

Why eight hours a night isn’t enough, according to a leading sleep scientist

For something that we spend a third of our lives doing (if we’re lucky), sleep is something that we know relatively little about. “Sleep is actually a relatively recent discovery,” says Daniel Gartenberg, a sleep scientist who is currently an assistant adjunct professor in biobehavioral health at …

Brainwaves

Capitalism is unfolding exactly as Karl Marx predicted

One hundred and sixty years ago, at a time when the light bulb was not yet invented, Karl Marx predicted that robots would replace humans in the workplace.<p>“[O]nce adopted into the production process of capital, the means of labor passes through different metamorphoses, whose culmination is the …

Globalization

Intermittent fasting may have 'profound health benefits'

Intermittent fasting has been gaining popularity among people looking to shed extra kilograms and maintain a healthy weight. Researchers argue that …

The Simplest Skincare Routine for Men to Hold Onto Youth As Long As Possible

Three simple steps for saving your face.<p>We need less shit to worry about in our lives, not more. That's why a simple skincare routine for men is essential. If you’re a minimalist with your grooming products, or if you’re wondering which products are mandatory for a blemish-free face, then take …

New 'Mutant Enzymes' Could Solve Earth's Plastics Problem

Scientists accidentally created an enzyme that can break down plastic. But is it any better than recycling?<p>You might call it a happy accident: As environmentalists urge the world to address the plastic pollution crisis, a team of researchers has unwittingly engineered an enzyme that may, one day, …

No CEO should earn 1,000 times more than a regular employee | Sarah Anderson

For the first time ever, US corporations have begun reporting pay ratio data. And a movement is building to crack down on companies that don’t share the wealth<p>The CEO of Marathon Petroleum, Gary Heminger, took home an astonishing 935 times more pay than his typical employee in 2017. In other words, …

Automotive Industry

Sweden hosts North Korean foreign minister amid speculation

STOCKHOLM (AP) — North Korea's foreign minister arrived in Sweden Thursday for talks with his Swedish counterpart. The surprise trip could be a step …

We went to a Kohl's store and saw how it's bucking the trend of dying department stores and malls

While thousands of mall-based stores close across America, Kohl's is thriving.<p>The retailer's same-store sales surged in the critical holiday period, making bigger gains than some of its rivals, including Macy's.<p>In large part, this is because nine out of 10 Kohl's stores are one-level stores in …

National Geographic is finally reckoning with its “racist” coverage of people of color

After 130 years of publication, <i>National Geographic</i> magazine is reckoning with its past, saying its coverage of people of color both and in and outside the United States was for generations “racist.”<p>In an article published by editor Susan Goldberg, the magazine said its examination of its past …

Race & Ethnicity

There's a suspicious burst of taxi rides to and from Wall Street banks and the New York Fed around the time of key Fed meetings

The Federal Reserve Bank of New York is increasingly facing public pressure to name a new president who, unlike all 10 leaders in the regional central bank's history, is not a white man with ties to Wall Street.<p>And a new study published by the University of Chicago's Booth School of Business offers …

Americans are starting to shop more like Europeans — and that should terrify Frito-Lay, Coca-Cola, and Kraft

Aggressive retail expansion over the past 10 years and increased consumer access to online grocery options have led shoppers to have more choices than ever before — and it's contributing to a "new retail revolution."<p>According to a recent Nielson report, private label products created for stores …

Denmark braces for one of most gruesome murder trials in its history

<b>Copenhagen, Denmark (CNN) —</b> There is nothing routine about the murder trial opening Thursday at the City Court of Copenhagen.<p>Nearly seven months after the mutilated torso of Kim Wall washed ashore, Danish inventor Peter Madsen is expected to take the stand, charged with killing the 30-year old …

Crime

Are We Witnessing the Fall of the American Empire?

As a porn star sues President Donald Trump over a deal to keep her quiet about an alleged affair, and his White House is drained of everyone but his …

This Full-Coverage Tinted Moisturizer May Convince You To Drop Foundation — For Good

Foundation used to be the default base layer of makeup, but not anymore. Between BB cream, cover drops, and every iteration in between, it can be …

Makeup

Millennials have a new shopping habit that could spell trouble for Forever 21 and H&M

These days you're as likely to spot a Patagonia fleece on the back of an explorer clambering their way up the side of a mountain face as you are to see it on a hipster sipping coffee in Brooklyn.<p>Practical fashion is en vogue, and it's being driven by millennial customers' desire to shop at brands …

Trump: European Union has 'been brutal' to the US

<b>(CNN) —</b> President Donald Trump said Saturday that the European Union's trade policies have "been brutal" to the United States, a sentiment he shared both online and in person after EU leaders condemned his recently announced 25% tariff on steel and 10% tariff on aluminum imports.<p>"So, a lot of …

European Union

Otter app transcribes conversations like it's no big deal

Anyone who's ever transcribed an audio interview into text knows what a painfully slow process that is. But with the new Otter app, created by a …

A helicopter bank robbery helps explain why cash is dying in Sweden

Swedes—on pace to become effectively “cashless” in five years—are giving up notes and coins faster than just about anyone else. The phenomena has roots in the country’s laws, technology, and culture. And a string of robberies also prompted questions about whether cash was worth the risk.<p>The …

Europe

Type 2 Diabetes Was Misdiagnosed All Along, It Could Actually Be Several Diseases

This could change everything.<p>What if diabetes wasn't just one condition with two types, but a whole bunch of diseases under the same label?<p>That's the …

I Tried $278 Worth Of Concealers — & This Was The Clear Winner

I am not, in any way, a makeup minimalist. I can't go on vacation without packing three cosmetics bags, my bathroom cabinet is bursting at the seams …

Why Asymmetry Is an Important Part of Interior Design (and How to Make it Work)

Though trends are an important part of the interior design landscape, nothing can overtake the necessity of understanding the fundamentals of how …

15 Old Things In Your House That Are Worth a Fortune

Chances are, there's more money in our homes than we realize. There is a market for collectibles of any kind—even those dusty old toys and …

Macy's just confirmed the end of department stores as we know them

Macy's is morphing into a discount store.<p>The retailer said on Tuesday that it would nearly triple the number of stores that offer its off-price concept, Backstage, to 145 this year.<p>Backstage, which occupies a sprawling 15,000 square feet in 45 Macy's stores, has been compared to off-price retailers …

Mushroom Brown Hair Is Trending for 2018—And It’s Much Prettier Than It Sounds

Cool and earthy, this shade is surprisingly refreshing for spring and summer.<p>When sunny and warm summer days are finally on the horizon, most …

LSD Study Reveals Unprecedented "Harmonic" Reorganization of Brain

The drug appears to hit a "reset" button in the brain.<p>Ongoing neuroscience research on psychedelic drugs like LSD and psilocybin is increasingly …