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Scientists Finally Prove Strange Quantum Physics Idea Einstein Hated

The equations of physics are things that we humans created to understand the Universe, and it can be hard to disentangle them from the Universe’s …

Are We Looking For Aliens In All The Wrong Ways?

A little over 80 years ago, humanity first began broadcasting radio and television signals with enough power that they should leave Earth’s atmosphere and progress deep into interstellar space. If someone living in a distant star system were keeping a vigilant eye out for these signals, they would …

Universe

One of The Physicists Behind The Higgs Boson Has Made an Algorithm to Replace The Pill

It's up to 99.5% effective at stopping pregnancy.<p>One of the physicists who helped find the Higgs boson, Elina Berglund, has spent the past three …

7 Beauty Products You Can Find in the Baby Aisle

If you’re a mom, you probably reach into your diaper bag on the daily to use a product on <i>yourself</i> that’s actually intended for your little one. And who could blame you? There are a lot of baby products that beauty-conscious moms and child-free babes alike swear by — we’re talking cleansers, …

Skin Care

Scientists Successfully Transplanted 3D Printed Human Body Parts Into Rats

Scientists are inching closer to printing a solution for the overwhelming number of people who need organ transplants, more than 123,000 in the US alone, as well as those who have lost body parts such as ears.<p>Bioprinting—the process of using 3D printers to create biological tissue—has been around …

7 Day-To-Night Photographs That Perfectly Capture Wanderlust

What a wonderful world. 🌎<p>All too often, travelers jam-pack their schedules to squish as many places as possible into as little time as they can. But as many of us know, this is NOT the best way to truly experience the world we live in.<p>Stephen Wilkes knows this well. As a day-to-night photographer, …

7 Things Americans Can Learn From Life In Spain

It's more than just a "fiesta."<p>Any master traveler will tell you that visiting a new place leaves you different, in the best way. Immersion in a new culture often bestows benefits that impact travelers' lives for years to come.<p>And in the case of Spain, those benefits are especially zesty. This …

How to Get Great Flower Photographs with a Telephoto Lens

Summer flowers, winter flowers, fall berries and the foliage in between bring endless photographic opportunities. With flowers, we are quick to pull …

The 7 Hottest Travel Destinations of 2016

We've got holiday getaways on the brain. But not just any old getaways. We're looking for something out of the ordinary, a place to fuel our passion for travel but that's yet to be affected by mass tourism.<p>From the Mexican beach hardly anyone has discovered to the Mediterranean city that's …

Decoding Your Vaginal Discharge

Answers to the questions you’re too embarrassed to ask<p>Like most women with other things going on in life, you probably don’t give your vaginal discharge much thought. As long as it looks and feels normal—that means clear or white and watery to slightly sticky, depending on where you are in your …

Women's Health

The Hidden Features of Google Maps

Staying on top of new navigation features is a little tedious so it's a good thing we do it for you! But like, for serious.<p><i>This post originally appeared on</i> Map Happy<i>.</i><p>Sometimes I don't even notice until I'm in the middle of something and notice my phone is doing this weird thing it never used to do. …

Three awesome new features added to Google Photos

During its Nexus event Tuesday, Google also announced a few big updates to Google Photos , the photo storage service it debuted earlier this year. Sharing is improved, you can display photos on your TV and there's a new tool to organize your photos.<p>Already a great tool for organizing every photo …

Google Photos

5 Ways NASA Photoshops Images to Create Stunning Photos of Space

We’ve shared a number of times in the past about how NASA uses Adobe Photoshop to create many of the dazzling space photos released to the public. …

14 Practical Reasons Your Photos Are Not Quite As Good As You Want Them To Be

When you take out the camera to photograph, you almost always have certain expectations from the photo. You want the photo to capture how you saw or …

The ultimate cold and flu survival guide

Each year, the typical adult can expect to contract two or three colds, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Skip the annual flu vaccine and you set yourself up for a bout of that as well. But it doesn't have to be this way! Aside from good hand washing (with soap, for at …

Immune System