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The Diet Behind All of Those Crazy Instagram Transformation Photos

If you’re among Renaissance Periodization’s (RP) 160,000 Instagram followers, you’re familiar with the company’s signature before-and-after photo …

Nutrition

A Nobel prize-winning physicist identified three simple steps to mastering any subject

I wasn’t always a good learner. I thought learning was all about the hours you put in. Then I discovered something that changed my life.<p>The famous Nobel Prize-winning physicist Richard Feynman understood the difference between “knowing something” and “knowing the name of something,” and it’s one of …

Self-improvement

2 Stocks That Pay You -- and Why They Are Worth Buying

Image source: Getty Images.<p>One of the best benefits of investing in stocks is that some of them not only appreciate in value, but also pay out cash on a quarterly basis to shareholders. On this note, here are two stock ideas likely to provide investors with both principal appreciation and …

Here's where iPhones are the most expensive -- and the cheapest

iPhones are ubiquitous around the globe. But there's one huge difference: The price.<p>How much you'll pay for one can vary by hundreds of dollars, depending on the country where you buy it.<p>In the U.S., Apple sells the iPhone 6s for $649 at its online store. In other countries that have online Apple …

United Arab Emirates

Harvard and MIT close to ‘cure’ for Type 1 diabetes which will end daily injections

A cure for type 1 diabetes is closer than ever after scientists showed they can switch off the disease for six months in animals – which would equate to several years in humans.<p>In 2014, researchers at Harvard University discovered how to make huge quantities of insulin-producing cells, in a …

Badass Bill Nye Is Our New Favorite Meme

He's smoking hot<p>Over the last few years, Bill Nye "the Science Guy" has started to shed his clean cut persona. When he was on the cover of <i>Popular Science</i>’s September 2014 issue, Nye got into a pretty gritty photo-shoot.<p>He even cursed earlier this year in a NSFW Amy Schumer sketch where he explains …

183 scientists sign letter asking BMJ to retract its bogus nutrition investigation

The investigation has 'no place in the pages of a prominent scientific journal'<p>More than 180 scientists from around the world have signed a letter urging the <i>British Medical Journal</i> to retract its bogus investigation of the 2015 US dietary guidelines report. As <i>The Verge</i> previously reported, the …

Mirror your Android device on your Mac or PC with Vysor

There are plenty of ways to mirror your smartphone onto your desktop, but none are as apparently easy (or snappy) as this one. Vysor has been cooked-up by AllCast creator Koush as a seamless way to mirror your Android device's display onto a Windows, Linux or Mac computer. All you'll need to do is …

Three reasons to hold off on Windows 10

The release of Windows 10 is just around the corner. The operating system will be available as a free update to Windows 7, Windows 8 and Windows 8.1 users on July 29.<p>There's a lot to be excited about with Windows 10 . The update adds numerous improvements to the operating system, such as the …

Windows 10