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The secret to a long life? JOGGING: Expert reveals six simple tips

The secret to a long life? JOGGING: Expert reveals the six simple tips to get you started<p><b>Running improves life expectancy of men and women by over 5</b> …

Mid-range 'good' cholesterol levels associated with longer life

Intermediate high-density lipoprotein cholesterol levels may help people have a longer life, finds a new study published in the <i>Clinical Journal of</i> …

How to Backup Android Phone to Google Drive [Complete Guide]

Taking backup has always been a tough nut to crack for Android users. There are multiple solutions but perhaps each one requires users to connect …

Android News

The 10 Best Modern World War II Movies

The films made in recent years that continue to illuminate specific corners of one of history's darkest chapters.<p><i>Editor’s Note: This article is</i> …

Oil Extends Rally on Possible Producer Action

Oil prices were up about 1 percent on Friday, on track for their biggest weekly gains since May, after a short covering rally was triggered by comments from Saudi Arabia's oil minister in the previous session about possible action to help stabilize the market.<p>The market, however, pared some gains …

Documenting the Toxic Remains of an Abandoned WWII Base in Greenland

The Inuits in the region call them “American Flowers,” but in reality they’re old, rusted, leaking fuel containers; ten thousand of them scattered …

Google is working on a new OS called Fuchsia, but what is it?

A few weeks ago some Google engineers started committing code to a new repository called Fuchsia. One of the code submission comments was the cryptic phrase: “Pink + Purple == Fuchsia (a new Operating System)”. And looking at the different bits of code being added to the repository, it certainly …

Dig for lost Nazi 'gold train' gets underway in Poland

Local legend has it that retreating Nazis hid gold and treasure from advancing Soviet troops in a train hidden 9 meters underground near Walbrzych. A …

Archaeology

B.C. craft beer book aims to spread the art of brewing

The art of craft beer brewing has taken off in B.C. Many enjoy the new beers, but may not know a lot about them. A B.C. based author says he's hoping …

Craft Beer

Archaeologists In Turkey Say They've Discovered Dracula's Dungeon

Dracula might be a fictional character, but archaeologists believe they've found the haunts of Vlad the Impaler--the real-life figure who inspired Bram Stoker's vampire tale.<p>The researchers said this week they had uncovered a secret tunnel and two dungeons in Tokat Castle in northern Turkey, where …

How to Clear Your Clutter

The important questions you need to ask when cleaning your closet.<p>If you long for an organized home that makes you truly happy, advice from Lauren Rosenfeld & Dr. Melva Green could help. Consider the following when cleaning out...<p><b>Set Your Intentions:</b> What energy do you want to create in each space …

Qwerkywriter is a classy typewriter keyboard

Keyboards are a dime a dozen, but few are as retro and classy as the Qwerkywriter, a typewriter-styled keyboard and dock for your Bluetooth-equipped …

Gear & Gadgets

Video Tutorial: How to Make the Most of a Polarizing Filter

Polarizing filters are a piece of gear that some photographers swear by and others don’t touch. One reason why might be the various misconceptions …

Ecos PowerCube® - world’s mobile, solar-powered generator for military and disaster relief.

Introducing the Ecos PowerCube®<p>Anytime, Anywhere Power.<p>Ecos PowerCube® is a patented, self-contained, self-sustaining, solar-powered generator that …

Vessyl Bottle Tracks Your Drink And Its Health Benefits

We’re all aware of the saying, “You are what you eat, right.” But that doesn’t just apply to just food; we often overlook at what we drink. While …

Sur La Table SteakChamp Thermometer Helps Cook The Perfect Steak

With summer here, you’re probably doing a lot of BBQing, right? If you’re playing host to Saturday BBQs on your patio or looking to meet up with your …

This Cup Supposedly Tracks Everything You Pour Into It

You can track your food intake, your exercise, your sleep and now... your liquid consumption.<p>There's a new "smartcup" (yes, you read that right) that can tell you exactly what you put inside of it. The cup, called Vessyl, recognizes the liquid you pour into it and records all of the water, soda, …