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Want to look younger? This is the food you should eat

We all know that eating healthily can have major benefits, but Elizabeth Peyton-Jones's new book Cook Yourself Young claims that changing what you eat could even help slow down the signs of ageing<p>When first confronted with <b>Elizabeth Peyton-Jones,</b> your initial feeling might be guilt followed by a …

The Instagram accounts changing the world

No one can really dispute the power of social media. Whether it's raising awareness for once-ignored issues, or helping to bring down entire governments, sites like Facebook, Twitter and Instagram are now stronger than ever. Offering people the chance to take pressing political problems into their …

Fantastic Four Flops Amid Negative Reviews

It’s<p>been a very interesting few days for Fox’s Fantastic Four reboot. There were rumours earlier this year about behind the scenes issues between …

Bill Murray cast in Paul Feig's Ghostbusters

Actor Bill Murray will join the cast of the third Ghostbusters film.<p>The film, starring Kristen Wiig and Chris Hemsworth, is due out in July 2016.<p>Murray had previously said he was reluctant to get involved in the project because Ghostbusters II, which came out in 1989, was not as well recieved as …

Could Sexting Help Your Relationship?

Sexting is scandalous, dangerous and downright dirty behavior.<p>Or, at least, that seems to be its reputation, maybe because most studies of the behavior have focused on teens. Among young adults, exchanging explicit messages and photos by phone has been linked to higher rates of early sex, sexually …

Get more sleep, government tells middle aged

The government is to launch a new campaign asking middle aged people to make seven lifestyle changes including getting more sleep<p>Middle-aged people will be encouraged to get more sleep as part of a government campaign to help them live more healthy lifestyles and reduce the risk of serious …

Heath Ledger's 'Joker' Diary Revealed in New Documentary

The late actor’s method behind The Joker’s madness.<p>A snippet of a forthcoming documentary chronicling the life and works of Heath Ledger has revealed that the Australian-born star kept a detailed diary during the production of <i>The Dark Knight</i>. Featuring analysis of Batman comics, clown culture, and …

Miaow! PawSquad's video service for UK pets brings a virtual vet into your home

While the UK is starting to slowly embrace telemedicine – Push Doctor being a recent example – there hasn’t been the same kind of push for a similar service for the nation’s beloved pets, which is surprising considering we have 65 million of them.<p>As of today, however, you’ll be able to make a …

The 20 Best-Paying Jobs For People Persons

Are you a people person? Jobs expert Laurence Shatkin, Ph.D., author of 150 Best Jobs for Your Skills, analyzed jobs and skills information provided by the Department of Labor's Occupational Information Network to find the best-paying jobs for workers with good social skills, which includes skills …

Airbnb gives Paris luxury hoteliers a fright

PARIS (Reuters) - Nowhere in the world has more accommodation available on Airbnb than Paris. Now the home-sharing website that has transformed budget travel to the French capital is giving its super-deluxe hotels a fright too.<p>“The Paris market is going to get very difficult,” said Didier le …

France

11 Killed, Dozens Injured in Stampede at Hindu Temple in Eastern India

At least 11 people were reported killed and dozens more were injured Monday morning when Hindus observing the holy month of Sawan Somvar tried to jump the line, setting off a stampede at a temple in Belabagan, India, authorities and Indian news agencies reported.<p>Amit Kumar, deputy police …

India

Meet the cute, colourful sea slug that looks like The Magic Roundabout's Ermintrude

Named the ìCostasiellaî by marine scientists, the colourful and cute slugs were discovered in the waters off the coast of Bali in Indonesia<p>An amateur photographer has captured images of a never-before-seen sea slug that closely resembles the character Ermintrude the cow from the hit 1960s …

Zoology

Spanish man gored to death trying to film bull run on his mobile phone

Man dies of his injuries after being gored in the neck from behind while trying to capture bull run on his phone<p>A man has died in Spain after being gored in the neck while filming a bull run through the streets with his mobile phone.<p>"The young man was on the path of a bull run which he was filming …

World's Best Hikes: Epic Trails

Adventure<p>A truly great trail winds into the essence of a place, so when assembling this list of the world’s great hikes we kept an eye on more than the footpath. We looked for walks that travel deeper into a location’s history and culture. Sure, there’s outdoor adventure on each of these 20 hikes, …

Hiking

Burnt-Caramel Custards

8 Servings<p>Peggy Loftus, a contributor to Food52, devised these stellar custards.<p>October 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 quart heavy cream<p>1 vanilla bean, split lengthwise<p>¾ cup plus 4 Tbsp. sugar, divided<p>6 large egg yolks, room temperature<p>Pinch of kosher salt<p>Whipped cream (for serving; optional)<p>Flaky sea salt …

Baking

EPA orders more air quality tests for homes near Superfund sites

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has ordered a new round of air quality tests for a South Bay neighborhood after detecting a variety of contaminants inside homes near two federal cleanup sites.<p>The EPA sampled 107 homes near the Del Amo and Montrose Superfund sites earlier this year under …

Pollution

Brazil coach blasts Chinese Olympic champ Sun | Reuters

SAO PAULO (Reuters) - The coach of Brazil’s national swimming team says China’s Olympic champion Sun Yang tried to elbow and kick a female swimmer at the world championships on Sunday and that he has also caused problems for other teams.<p>China's Sun Yang is awarded for best men's swimmer of the …

Eye tracking will help the paralyzed talk to the outside world

Those affected by locked-in syndrome are effectively cut off from the outside world. They're paralyzed to the point where they can't move or speak -- in many cases, they might only have control over their eyes. Thankfully, technology might just use that remaining freedom to give these sufferers a …

Bomb blast rips through Istanbul police station

A bomb attack at a police station in Istanbul has injured five police officers and two civilians, Turkey's state-run Anadolu Agency has reported.<p>The attack targeted the police station in Istanbul's Sultanbeyli neighbourhood early on Monday morning and caused a fire that collapsed part of the …