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The Galaxy Note 9 is one step closer to the smartphone-computer dream

Turning a phone into a desktop has been done before<p>Samsung took the wraps off the Galaxy Note 9 last week, and it announced that the device would work with Samsung DeX, a desktop-style environment you can project to a monitor using a USB-C to HDMI adapter / cable.<p>It sounds fairly simple, and it …

Galaxy Note

Five easy ways to boost children's spatial skills

When we read maps, pack the car for holidays, assemble flat-pack furniture or cut cake into equal slices, we use spatial reasoning skills.<p>These allow …

Australian Universities

Top 8 Worst Health Foods You Should Avoid at All Costs

If you’re looking to improve your overall health and fitness level, definitely consider all the inflammatory foods you may be consuming.<p>Inflammation is a big problem in today’s world. While inflammation does assist with the healing process if you suffer an acute injury, too much inflammation is not …

Nutrition

Real 'Superfoods' Science Says You Should Be Eating More Of

Amazingly healthy options.<p>Super, shluper. The term "superfood" doesn't actually mean anything, and most of the foods hiding behind such a label …

Nutrition

Everything You Need to Know About Almond Milk

The answers to all your almond milk questions.<p>July 29, 2018<p>Growing up, I would visit my aunt's New York City apartment and always eat dark chocolate …

Breakfast

A handful of recent discoveries has transformed our entire understanding of human history

Recent discoveries have revealed that much of the traditional understanding of the human origin story is wrong.<p>Until the past few years, most anthropologists and archaeologists believed that the first members of our species — <i>Homo sapiens</i>— evolved in East Africa approximately 200,000 years ago.<p>As …

Humanity

15 Houseplants That Can Remove Toxins In Your Home

"Formaldehyde? I don't know her." —Your home.<p><b>Read more:</b><p>• Here's How To Slice An Aloe Vera Leaf<p>• Only An Expert Plant Parent Can Get 9/12 On This Quiz<p>• 9 Natural Ways To Keep Mosquitoes At Bay This Summer

Plants

Our 5 favorite places in Paris to get breakfast

LIFESTYLE FOOD<p>If a gargantuan brunch isn’t your thing, these five breakfast spots in Paris offer up scrambled eggs, Cali-style avo toast, and …

Breakfast

This Cherry Pie Recipe For One Person Is The Cutest Thing You Could Make This Fourth Of July

With Independence Day 2018 around the corner, it's time to think about this year's cherry pie recipe. I mean, this old-fashioned treat is festive …

Want to Live Longer? Here Are the 6 Best Diets for Longevity

It’s an age-old question: Which diet will add more years to your life? In other words, what is the best diet for longevity? The good news is that …

7 Tips for a Healthy Prostate

More than 190,000 new cases of prostate cancer are diagnosed in the U.S. each year, according to the American Cancer Society. Fortunately, there is a …

5 Foods to Eat for Better Sex — and 3 You Should Really Avoid

Out of 17 million users in six countries, these are the foods people eat before and after sex. But are there better options?<p>Lifesum, a popular health …

Nutrition

Pea Protein Is the Best Protein

According to the food pyramid of our elementary school days, protein is red, brown, and beige: meat, poultry, fish, eggs, beans, and nuts. But peas, in all their bright-green glory, may have been misplaced the whole time. Peas are legumes, like lentils and chickpeas, and they’re a standout source …

Jewel's Watermelon Margaritas Recipe

"This is the non-frozen version of my watermelon margaritas. These are so amazing and refreshing on hot summer days. To make a virgin version, omit …

Recipes

Turmeric latte? How about a turmeric-infused popcorn? It’s been touted as a magic bullet for joint pain, eczema and even depression... so here’s why you should Curry on taking the turmeric!

Fancy a turmeric latte? How about a turmeric-infused bag of popcorn, washed down with a turmeric tea? And maybe later you can dab on a little …

Turmeric

Prostate cancer breakthrough as new drug keeps men with previously 'untreatable' cases alive

Men with previously “untreatable” prostate cancer are being kept alive by a new drug in what experts believe may be a breakthrough for patients with the worst form of the disease.<p>A British trial has for the first time shown that state-of-the art immunotherapy can be used to target prostate …

Cancer

Hands off my data! 15 default privacy settings you should change right now

On the Internet, the devil’s in the defaults.<p>You’re not reading all those updated data policies flooding your inbox. You probably haven’t even looked for your privacy settings. And that’s exactly what Facebook, Google and other tech giants are counting on.<p>They tout we’re “in control” of our …

Apps

What’s the Difference Between Olive Oil and Extra Virgin Olive Oil

At least 6,000 years before Crisco came on the scene, olive oil was the hottest commodity in a cook’s (and baker’s) cupboard. The unique …

Juicy Grilled Corn On The Cob Recipe

"Doesn't matter if you use fresh corn or frozen, this recipe will make it the best corn you've ever eaten!"<p>Ingredients<p>1 gallon cold water<p>1/2 cup …

The Top 10 High-Fiber Foods to Eat Every Week

If losing weight, staying regular, and reducing your risk of certain cancers is on your mind, then fiber should be too. Getting your fill — 25 to 30 grams a day — is proven to keep you feeling fuller longer so you eat fewer calories. Roughage is also important for keeping your digestive system …

The One Carb You Can Eat Every Morning Without Gaining Weight

Many of us have been conditioned to reject carbs now, ask questions later. But all carbs are not bad carbs, and a few truly great ones provide a …

Beets Health Benefits and Nutrition Facts

Beets are a root vegetable, a relative to chard and spinach. Beetroots and beet greens are two parts of the beet, both of which can be consumed. The …

HP’s Chromebook X2 detachable is now available for pre-order at Best Buy for $599

Chrome OS has evolved a lot over the past few months, including a few new reveals at I/O this week. Recently, Chrome OS tablets started hitting the scene, including one from HP. Now, that detachable Chromebook tablet is available for pre-order.<p>HP announced the Chromebook X2 a few weeks ago as the …

This Sex Position Reliably Gets Women Off

Sex therapists give us all the NSFW details on making the position work.<p>All good things in life could use some improvements, including your go-to bedroom moves.<p>Case in point? The missionary position. You and your partner may count this classic sex position as a favorite because of the intimacy it …

Relationships

10 Golden Rules to Keep Your Sex Life Steamy

It’s easy to say there are “golden rules” to keep your sex life going strong, but the truth is—it actually <i>is</i> that simple. Who knew?<p>If you keep track of your relationship and make a conscious effort to keep things smokin’, you’ll have an advantage. Couples who give weight to their sex lives have …

Relationships

Virtual-reality nature documentaries are making safaris more accessible

For international tourists, wildlife is a major part of visiting the African continent. But cost and distance often make the same world-famous game parks inaccessible for Africans. Now, advances in virtual reality are putting Africa’s wildlife within reach for anyone with a smartphone and VR …

Virtual Reality

11 No-Sugar Snacks That Skip the Refined Stuff but Not the Flavor

Snacking becomes infinitely more important once you start watching your sugar intake. When the munchies suddenly hit, finding something to hit the …

8 foods a Harvard nutritionist tries to eat almost every day

Want to eat like a nutrition expert? Some food choices pack an especially big nutritional punch.<p>Think of your kitchen as one big tasty medicine cabinet.<p>The right foods in the right amounts can protect your heart, keep your blood sugar stable, help you lose weight and allow you to live longer.<p>Diet …

What Beans Are Good for High Blood Pressure?

The National Institutes of Health estimate that one in three people have high blood pressure, or hypertension. High blood pressure happens when blood …

How to Reduce the Size of Your Prostate

The prostate gland, located at the base of the penis, commonly enlarges as men age. This can lead to a noncancerous condition known as benign …