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Desalination: the quest to quench the world's thirst for water

Technological advances have made removing salt from seawater and waste water less energy-intensive, but will they simply encourage us to use more?<p>The average Briton uses 150 litres of water a day; the average American gets through 570 litres of the stuff. The world is getting thirstier and the …

Water

Why High Intensity Workouts Are Best for Weight Loss

When it comes to shedding unwanted pounds and reworking your fat-to-muscle ratio, high intensity interval training (HIIT) combined with intermittent …

Exercise

The cult of healthy eating has more in common with religion than science

Food seems simple to study.<p>If we can put a man on the moon, transplant a heart, and manipulate DNA, then surely we can unpack the relationship between eating vegetables and living longer. There’s no obvious difficulty in figuring out if wine decreases risk of heart disease, or if eating red meat …

Holistic Medicine

NASA Has Trialled an Engine That Would Take Us to Mars in 10 Weeks

And may have inadvertently created a warp drive in the process.<p>NASA scientists have reported that they've successfully tested an engine called the …

Entrepreneurship

New Research Suggests That Our Universe Could Be a Giant Hologram

Is this the real life? Is this just fantasy?<p>As far as mind-melting ideas go, the 'hologram principle' is right up there. It predicts that, …

Quantum Mechanics

Five Reasons Why Silicon Valley Won't Partner With The Pentagon

Last week, Secretary of Defense Ashton Carter visited Silicon Valley in pursuit of closer ties with America’s premier center of technological innovation. Carter told executives at Facebook and other tech companies that the Pentagon wants to fashion a partnership enabling the military to leverage …

Silicon Valley

Michael Bay: how the people’s pyromaniac redefined action cinema

As the boombastic director’s first hit Bad Boys celebrates its 20th birthday, we pay homage to the godfather of the brainless billion-dollar blockbuster<p>It’s a pop culture anniversary you probably didn’t have inked on your calendar, but this April marks 20 years since Bad Boys first graced the big …

Movies

The attitude adjustment that leads to entreprenurial success

<i>This question originally appeared on Quora.</i><p><i>What are some of the habits entrepreneurs have that other people don't?</i><p><i>Answer below by Quora user Oliver</i> …

Self-improvement

Google's HR boss says the best managers practice these 9 habits

It was his statement against corporate bureaucracy, but it was soon reversed. And eventually Page determined that managers were a necessary evil at Google.<p>By 2008, however, there was still a gap between many of the engineers and their managers, Google's SVP of People Operations Laszlo Bock writes …

The Workplace