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21 tips that will help you experience Oktoberfest like a local

That means that I've also witnessed foreigners make plenty of cultural faux pas at the festival.<p>Here are 21 tips that will help you experience the world's largest beer festival like a local.<p>Oktoberfest actually starts in September (September 19th to October 4th this year). The first version of the …

Alcohol

How to tell when an egg is fresh

If an egg goes past the best-before date on its box, that doesn’t necessarily mean it’s bad. So, knowing how to test your eggs for freshness is useful. The water test illustrated here is a reliable one because eggshells are porous – the older the egg, the more air there is in the shell and the more …

Food

50 apps to improve your smartphone

From lifestyle aids to productivity tools, travel planners to social media, here are the apps that should have a place on your homescreen<p>A recent study by market research firm Nielsen claimed that the average person uses 27 apps a month, which sounds like very few considering that Apple and …

Apps

Watch: Hammerhead Rams Kayaker

Mark McCracken was fishing a half mile off Gaviota State Beach, in Southern California, when a hammerhead shark started ramming and biting his kayak, according to an Instagram post by McCracken on Monday. After hitting the shark with his paddle more than 20 times, the animal retreated enough for …

Southern California

8 Cocktails to Make with Rich and Fruity Sloe Gin

It's time to get to know sloe gin: The vibrant liqueur is made with ripe sloes (a relative of the plum family), giving it a deep ruby red color and …

David Bowie

CDC Says Flu Vaccine Should Be More Effective This Season

Last year's flu vaccine didn't work very well. This year's version should do a much better job protecting people against the flu, federal health officials said Thursday.<p>An analysis of the most common strains of flu virus that are circulating in the United States and elsewhere found they match the …

Public Health

Kissinger the Freedom Fighter

Henry Kissinger is often condemned as a heartless practitioner of realpolitik. But early in his career, he was strikingly idealistic.<p>Surely no statesman in modern times, and certainly no American secretary of state, has been as revered and then as reviled as Henry Kissinger.<p>At the height of his …

Henry Kissinger

Hershey's 3D Printer Lets You Print Any Object You Desire With Chocolate

Imagine a candy machine that could whip up any concoction you desire. While a chocolate factory on the scale of Willy Wonka and his river of …

Researchers Find 8 Superfoods That Drastically Boost Your Brainpower At Work

The daily grind of a full-time job requires an enormous amount of energy. Get up. Go to work. And work for 8-10 hours. Do this 5 days a week …

10 Things to Know About Kanye West’s Spring 2016 Yeezy Show

See the Yeezy Spring 2016 Ready-to-Wear Collection<p><b>Kanye West</b> presented his Yeezy collection at New York Fashion Week. Didn’t score an invite to the exclusive show? We have all the info below.<p>kanye west yeezy show<p>1. Just like last season, the show was packed with celebrity guests. Attendees this …

Restaurant report card grades on antibiotics in meat supply

<b>(CNN) —</b> A new report is sounding the alarm about the use of antibiotics in the meat and poultry supply chains of the 25 largest U.S. fast food and "fast casual" restaurants.<p>Most top U.S. restaurant chains have no publicly available policy to limit regular use of antibiotics in their meat and …

Agriculture

The best way to figure out how many hours of sleep you need

Most people need eight hours of sleep, but a small fraction can do with less than six.<p>Ying-Hui Fu, a sleep researcher at the University of California at San Francisco, discovered a gene—called DEC2—associated with people who can get away with less than six hours of sleep without any adverse health …

Sleep

Venomous, Tree-Dwelling Spiders Surprise Scientists

Most people likely wouldn't react well to being surprised by a venomous spider, but recently, scientists at Booderee National Park in Australia were excited when a highly venomous funnel-web spider appeared without warning.<p>Many species of funnel-web spiders, named for their funnel-shaped webs, are …

Zoology

How caterpillars use poop to trick plants - Futurity

To trick plants into letting them nibble, caterpillars use a chemical weapon: their poo. Now researchers want to turn that sneaky poop into pesticide.

Can You Guess The Pixar Movie By Looking At Every Frame At Once?

Hey, you! Pixar fan! We've got a challenge for you.

How to make supermarket tomatoes taste home-grown

Dunking shop-bought tomatoes in hot water before they ripen could make them as flavoursome as those straight off the vine, study finds<p>Tomatoes sold in supermarkets can be made to taste better by dunking them in hot water before they ripen, a study has found.<p>The research could result in tomatoes …