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One night of sleep deprivation leads to increase in Alzheimer's protein

A new study has revealed a stark connection between sleep deprivation and increased deposits of amyloid-beta – peptides linked to Alzheimer's disease …

31 Smoothies That Pack in the Veggies (Not That You Can Tell)

It’s all too easy to fall into a smoothie rut. Though there are countless combinations of fruits, powders, fats, and liquids to try, we often end up …

How to Convince Your Body That It Needs Less Food

Getting fit and losing weight are not easy tasks when you feel perpetually hungry. The tricky part is, giving in and overeating will not only …

Nutrition

Is It Better to Skip Dinner or Eat Right Before You Go to Bed?

We've all heard the warnings over the years: Your metabolism goes on strike overnight, so you shouldn't eat too close to bedtime or that food will …

Nutrition

5 Metabolism-Boosting Foods

Spicy Food<p>If you’re one of those people who pours hot sauce on <i>everything</i>, you may unknowingly be helping your body burn fat. Research has shown that …

Nutrition

Why Dogs Love When We Talk to Them Like Babies, According to Science

The most uplifting news ever.<p>It’s an unspoken rule that humans can only communicate with dogs in Puppy Voice — you know, the stupid one with the high …

Pets

Cannibal animals: 10 gruesome examples of animals eating each other

The animal kingdom is a dangerous place, but it’s not always the obvious predators you should watch out for - sometimes you have to look over your …

Did humans and Neanderthals interbreed?

Homo Neanderthalensis may have gone extinct, but a part of them still lives on inside our DNA.<p>Yes, and more than once! DNA analysis suggests that the …

Anthropology

Never Make This Mistake When Frying an Egg

It is easy to understand why some people claim that a fried egg is the most popular breakfast food. If you don’t have time for a make-ahead breakfast …

This Extraterrestrial Stone Contains Compounds Not Found Anywhere Else in Our Solar System

Whoa!<p>A small pebble found in Egypt is decidedly Not From Around Here.<p>The Hypatia stone, as it is known, is not only extraterrestrial in origin. It …

Surprising result shocks scientists studying spin

To understand the findings, the scientists had to look more closely at the processes and forces affecting the scattering particles.<p>"In the particle …

Apple will replace iPhone batteries for $29 even if they're technically still 'good'

If you have an iPhone 6 model or later, you should probably go replace the battery for a discounted rate at your local Apple Store.<p>Apple is now …

Genetically engineered 'super-horses' that are faster, stronger and better jumpers than regular ones will be born in 2019 - IBTimes India

Scientists have rewritten the genomes of cloned horses by using a powerful DNA editing technique called CRISPR.<p>Scientists, who had previously cloned …

Everything We Eat Both Causes And Prevents Cancer

In an effort to illustrate how often medical studies can be flawed, Vox put together the above graph showing how, in a single meta-analysis of …

Cancer

Need More Proof That Evolution Is Real? Look No Further Than Your Own Body

DO try this at home.

Biology

Asteroid-impact study says statistically, dinosaurs should have dodged extinction

There's nothing lucky about having an asteroid wipe out three quarters of all life on Earth, but a new study from Tohoku University in Japan has put …

How Smoking Weed Changes Your Brain

Prepare to get your mellow harshed<p>Compared to other illicit drugs, weed seems relatively safe. It can be purchased legally in 29 states and has far …

Cannabis

How an Archer’s Body Changes After a Lifetime of Firing Bows

There comes a time in every novice archer’s practice when their bodies start to change. But rather than grow elf ears and a disdain for grumpy …

More evidence that the dinosaurs were super unlucky with regards to that whole asteroid thing

Location matters. Especially to extinction-causing asteroids.<p>66 million years ago, an asteroid about 6 miles wide flamed across the sky and slammed into a sloping continental shelf, just off what is now Mexico’s Yucatan Peninsula. It collided with the force of 10 billion nuclear bombs and dug deep …

The Very First American Settlers Arrived Much Earlier Than We Thought

"A dramatic intellectual turnabout."<p>The first American settlers may have arrived across a coastal "kelp highway" from northeast Asia, and arrived …

The Closest Star System to Earth Could Be Concealing a Dark, Long-Kept Secret

Interstellar theft is a thing.<p>The nearest star system to our own could hold our best chance of finding a habitable, Earth-like exoplanet – but it may …

Scientists Just Added a Shocking 20 New Branches to The Tree of Life

We had no idea they existed.<p>Scientists have identified the genomes of close to 8,000 microorganisms from samples taken out in the field – and around …

Biology

Tupac Shakur He Knew Who Pulled The Trigger

<b>Tupac Shakur</b> knew who killed him but his <b></b>murder remains unsolved because the Las Vegas PD never wanted to solve it ... according to a new 2Pac …

Tupac Shakur

Monkey, dolphin among hundreds of new species found in Amazon

An orange-tailed monkey, a pink dolphin and a stingray with a honeycomb pattern on its back were among 381 animals and plants from the Amazon …

Yes, you can photograph the eclipse with your smartphone — here’s how

The 2017 solar eclipse could easily be the most photographed event of the year, but what if the only camera you own is inside your smartphone? While …

Researchers Have Discovered Two Potentially Habitable Planets 12 Light Years Away

Not Far, Far Away<p>About 12 light years away from the Sun exists tau Ceti, the nearest Sun-like star from our solar system. This star supports a …

Astronomy

7 Ways To Get Ripped & Build Muscle By Doing Almost Nothing

Don’t ever stop creating progress. The secret is never to be content, to look for work, to actively hunt down the things that will progress you …