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What to Eat When Cancer Treatment Makes Everything Taste and Smell Like Crap

If you're dealing with cancer, eating is probably the last thing on your mind, between doctor's appointments, your treatment schedule, getting enough …

Machine Learning Top 10 Articles for the Past Month (v.Nov 2017)

For the past month<b>,</b> we’ve ranked nearly 1,600 Machine Learning articles to pick the Top 10 stories that can help advance your career. (0.6% …

Even Scientists Were Blown Away by These Weird Sea Creatures They Found

Scientists aboard the ocean-exploring ship the E/V Nautilus have been prowling the ocean for wonders since 2008, literally just exploring the seas.<p>So …

British Columbia

EGEB: Scotland 100% renewables in 2020, social cost of carbon $19-40/ton, wind power complaints down, more

<i>Electrek Green Energy Brief: A daily technical, financial, and political review/analysis of important green energy news.</i><p>Scotland ‘on target’ for 100% renewable energy by 2020 – <i>Scotland had been clever in dealing with objectors to wind farms with grants to local communities which allowed them to</i> …

Renewable Energy

Lufthansa Hired Photographer Who Shot Windows XP Wallpaper To Take 3 New Wallpapers, And He Delivered Once Again

According to some estimates, about 1 billion people have seen Windows XP’s iconic wallpaper “Bliss,” making it the most viewed photograph in the …

Sonoma County

Afterglow

The intensity of orgasm is sublime, but the gentle love cocktail that follows is what helps relationships to endure<i>By Tove K Danovich</i>Read at Aeon

York University

How The World Forgot To Sleep

Both sides of the pillow have become irritatingly warm. It's now light outside as your mind races with thoughts of work, thinking about thinking and …

Google admits it tracked user location data even when the setting was turned off

It did so via cell tower data<p>Android phones gather your location data and send it to Google, even if you’ve turned off location services and don’t have a SIM card, <i>Quartz</i> reported today.<p>The term “location services” oftentimes refers to exact GPS data for app usage, such as Google Maps finding your …

Fujifilm Gets 3 Cameras In National Geographic’s Top 10 Ranking

<b>Fujifilm is absolutely killing it according to National Geographic</b><p>It is that time of the year folks. The time when every website that talks about …

Giant Fungus Covering Over 2,200 Acres Is the Largest Living Organism Ever Discovered

In the Blue Mountains of eastern Oregon lurks one of the strangest and oldest known organisms on planet Earth- a giant fungus that has been around …

Titanic Was Found During Secret Cold War Navy Mission

Read how National Geographic revealed the clandestine military project that led to the discovery of the famed shipwreck.<p><i>Editor's Note: Twenty years ago, James Cameron's blockbuster film "Titanic" entranced audiences around the globe. But it was less than 10 years ago that Robert Ballard, the</i> …

Ballard

Higher doses may be needed, or possibly new treatment that bypasses or corrects vitamin D insensitivity, authors say<p>Maintaining sufficient vitamin D levels may help to prevent rheumatoid arthritis, according to researchers.<p>A study led by the University of Birmingham compared the ability of immune …

Pain

Harvard Study Reveals How Your Brain Makes New Thoughts. Here's What It Means for Your Next Business Idea | Inc.com

Have you ever been sitting on the train and suddenly, the world's greatest and most amazing idea ever pops into your head? Maybe you were thinking about what to eat for dinner and then you heard someone talk about Taylor Swift's new album and then tah-dah! All of your human resources problems are …

The Brain

Monstrous 'alien' stingray with knife-like barb fatal to humans caught on camera by brave diver

A brave diver has captured shocking footage of a super-sized stingray - that has a knife-like barb which can be fatal for humans - resting on the …

This 1 Tiny Tweak Will Make Your Squats Better

• Popsugar<br>• Health & Fitness<br>• Diakadi<p>How to Do Squats Properly<p>This 1 Tiny Tweak Will Make Your Squats Better<p>Shares<p>Squats are one of those exercise moves …

Workouts

MRI Scans Reveal Differences in Brains of People With Anxiety and Depression

These debilitating conditions have a physical basis.<p>In the United States, approximately 16 million adults are diagnosed with major depression …

That unsold bottle of Merlot is probably winding up in your gas tank

The first thing you notice is the smell. An acrid eau-de-wet-garbage mixed with electrical fire and burning diesel. <i>Mad Max</i> meets scratch and sniff.<p>Breweries and distilleries have a distinct aroma, like moist bread. The backrooms of gin distilleries can fill with the scent of cardamom and juniper …

18 Edible Backyard Weeds With Extraordinary Health Benefits

Did you know your garden is hiding all sorts of nutritional and medicinal gems?<p>From curing heartburn, cystitis and coughs to providing free protein, …

Meet the Man Living in a Lost City Carved in Stone

After being designated a World Heritage site in 1985, UNESCO and the Jordanian government began to relocate Bedouins from Petra–this man stayed.<p>Mofleh Bdoul grew up in the ancient city of Petra, scrambling up the rocky slopes along with herds of goats amid the ruins of tombs and temples.<p>The …

Archaeology

Suspended – Medium

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Photography

Nessie sightings on rise: American tourist ninth person this YEAR to spot ‘Loch Ness Monster’ poking out water

The Loch Ness monster has been spotted for ninth time this year - all the way from America.<p>Diana Turner from Michigan recorded the sighting after …

Paranormal

How to stop over 400 sites logging everything you type: A complete list of every site using session replay scripts

Here's how you can protect yourself from one of the biggest security flaws on the internet<p>You've read the news about session replay scripts and how …

Information Security

Neuroscientists have identified how exactly a deep breath changes your mind

Breathing is traditionally thought of as an automatic process driven by the brainstem—the part of the brain controlling such life-sustaining functions as heartbeat and sleeping patterns. But new and unique research, involving recordings made directly from within the brains of humans undergoing …

The Brain

11 Scientifically Proven Ways to Boost Metabolism

Every time we eat or drink, we can thank our metabolism for converting all those calories into energy. Our size, gender, and age all factor into our …

In 15 Seconds, This Amazing Website Will Give You Perspective and Make You Feel Thankful | Inc.com

<i>TL;DR: I came across a really interesting website that quickly tells you how wealthy you truly are, compared to everyone else in world. If you're looking for a quantitative way to figure out some things to be thankful for this Thanksgiving, it will give you the answer fast.</i><p>How wealthy and …

Costa Rica Runs Entirely on Renewable Energy for 300 Days

Costa Rica has charted another clean energy accolade. So far this year, the Central American country has run on 300 days of 100 percent power …

Renewable Energy

Two abandoned Soviet space shuttles left in the Kazakh steppe

<b>(CNN) —</b> It was the Soviet response to the space shuttle, designed to take the Cold War into space. But after just one flight, it was mothballed. Now, the ruins of what was called the Buran program are left to rust in the steppe of Kazakhstan.<p>Two shuttles and a rocket lie in disused hangars, not far …

Space Exploration

Here's what happens to your brain and body when you go vegan

Thinking about skipping out on meat and dairy? Going vegan is becoming increasingly more common, but is it actually good for you? Following is a transcript of the video.<p>What happens to your body when you go vegan?<p>Thinking of making the jump to a vegan diet? You're not alone.<p>In your first few weeks, …

A Few Things You (Probably) Don’t Know About Thanksgiving

The pilgrims stole from graves, the Wampanoag were devastated by disease, and the peace between them was political.<p>When the <i>Mayflower</i> pilgrims and the Wampanoag sat down for the first Thanksgiving in 1621, it wasn’t actually that big of a deal. Likely, it was just a routine English harvest …

New England