Rebecca O'Shields

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What would you see in a black hole?

What would it be like to fly a spacecraft into a black hole? Marcus Woo investigates.<p>Something about a black hole just pulls you in. Sure, its gravity is so strong that not even light can elude its grasp. But, there's something else, something harder to pinpoint. Maybe it's a black hole's absolute …

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4 Exercises to Lift Your Boobs

Get ready to bust a move—and boost your bust.<p>Nothing short of surgery or gaining body fat can actually increase the size of your breasts. As for making them <i>look</i> bigger, well, that's why the chunk of change we spend on bras each year is larger than the GDP of Iceland.<p>Push-ups and padding aren't your …

Ian Somerhalder and Nikki Reed Wed! See The Wedding Photos!

We were the very first site to break the news that they were engaged, and now, <b>Nikki Reed</b> and <b>Ian Somerhalder</b> are married!<p>Details are still coming in, …

Weddings

10 Superfoods That Reduce Stress

<b>By Dr. Mercola</b><p>Nearly 40 percent of Americans report overeating or eating unhealthy foods as a result of stress.1 While it may seem tempting to drown …

Massaging This Body Part Is Guaranteed To Help You Poop

Take matters into your own hands.<p>If you've ever had an issue going to the bathroom, you know that sometimes you're willing to try <i>anything</i> to get some relief. Fiber, stool softeners, cleanses—whatever, bring it on.<p>But there's one thing you probably haven't tried, and it might be the key to get …

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7 Strategies to Satisfy Hunger and Lose Weight

Fill up without filling out<p>Recently, Cornell University researchers asked a group of people a simple question: "How do you know when you're through eating dinner?"<p>The answer might seem obvious. After all, doesn't everyone push the plate away when they feel full? Well, no. The leanest people do, …

40 Age-Erasing Superfoods

Look, feel, and stay young<p>The latest science on the muscle-building, brain-enhancing, wrinkle-erasing, heart-strengthening, bone-protecting, immunity-boosting, and inflammation-fighting foods you should be eating every day.<p><b>1. Almonds</b>These energy-rich snacks lower bad cholesterol, thanks to plant …

France, Sweden, Italy accept booking.com antitrust proposals

PARIS (Reuters) - France’s competition watchdog said on Tuesday that in coordination with the European Commission, and Swedish and Italian regulators it had accepted sweetened commitments from online travel agent booking.com to address competition concerns.<p>These will go into effect in France, Italy …

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8 Surprising Ways You're Slowing Your Metabolism

Fire up your natural calorie burn ASAP.<p><i>This article was written by Paige Greenfield and provided by our partners at</i> Prevention.<p>Yeah, yeah, yeah, you've heard it all before—all you need to speed up your metabolism is to build more muscle, drink lots of ice water, and try to spend less time sitting, …

Why knuckle cracking makes a popping sound, and why it might be beneficial

When muscle joints are pulled apart there forms a tiny cavity filled with gas which then collapses, creating a popping noise.<p>The wince-inducing sound of knuckles cracking is caused by a small bubble building up in the fluid of the fingers then ‘popping ‘, scientists believe, and it could even be …