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This Device Knows When You're Dehydrated

Hydration once seemed straightforward. You’re thirsty, you drink.<p>But in the last several years, hydration has become about as complicated as immigration reform. There has been news that drinking too much water can hurt us; that dehydration may slow athletes down; that it doesn’t actually slow them …

Medications Can Help People Stop Abusing Alcohol, But Many Don't Know That

Two often-overlooked medications might help millions of Americans who abuse alcohol to quit drinking or cut back.<p>Public health officials, building on a push to treat people who abuse opioids with medications, want physicians to consider using medications to treat alcohol addiction. The drugs can be …

Romanesco: Cooler Than Broccoli, Maybe Even More Delicious

It looks like miniature Christmas trees and tastes like broccoli. Yep, we're into romanesco.<p><i>One of the best parts about our test kitchen manager, Brad Leone's, job is his weekly trip to the farmers' market. It's his responsibility to supply the kitchen with ripe produce, protein, and pantry staples</i> …

Flavors

The lightest metal ever has been developed by Boeing - it's lighter than Styrofoam

Microlattice is the lightest metal ever to be invented - the structure is 99.99% air<p>Aerospace Boeing has invented the lightest metal ever, called microlattice. The product is 99.99 per cent air and will be used as a primary component in aerospace engineering - it'll be used to make space rockets.<p>By …

IPA Lovers Beware: Beer Prices Could Skyrocket Next Year Thanks to Drought

As a devastating drought rages on in California, hitting both restaurants and breweries hard, Washington State is facing its own water challenges. In May, Washington's governor Jay Inslee declared a statewide drought and <i>NBC</i> reports that could impact your craft beer budget.<p>According to the USDA, …

Three scientists investigating melting Arctic ice may have been assassinated, professor claims

Cambridge Professor Peter Wadhams suspects the deaths of the three scientists were more than just an ‘extraordinary’ coincidence<p>A Cambridge Professor has made the astonishing claim that three scientists investigating the melting of Arctic ice may have been assassinated within the space of a few …

Arctic Ice

How Do Fireflies Glow? Mystery Solved After 60 Years

Scientists have sussed out the chemical secret of these bright summertime beetles—and it may someday improve human health, a new study says.<p>Think of the firefly abdomen like a black box of bioluminescence.<p>For around 60 years, scientists have known what basic ingredients go into the box—things like …

Chemistry

Microsoft Arrow Launcher for Android now in private beta (APK download)

There’s a plethora of great Android launchers out there (here’s a list of our favorite), but very few of them come from large companies like Microsoft. Though the Redmond giant is one of Google’s biggest competitors, they are proving to be much more platform friendly by creating a new Android …

15 Most Beautiful National Parks in America

Whether you're planning a vacation or just craving some eye candy, we're celebrating summer with 40 trip-inspiring photos of our most treasured—and …