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The Ultimate Map Of What To Eat In Italy And Where!

Italy is one incredible country to visit and I’m not going to tell any porky pies by saying otherwise! It’s one of Europe’s most diverse countries, …

Italy

6 foods that can damage your metabolism the moment you eat them

While "a moment on the lips," is well-known for meaning "forever on the hips," <i></i>did you know it can mean forever damaging your metabolism too?<p>It was previously thought that weight gain and weight loss were governed solely by the laws of thermodynamics (aka calories in vs. calories out.) Emerging …

Nutrition

Most Beautiful Streets in the World Every Traveler Must Visit Photos

Not all streets are created equal. Take the colorful Caminito that anchors Buenos Aires's La Boca neighborhood: It not only provides visitors with a vibrant photo op but also serves as a reminder of how the neighborhood was built in the 19th century. Streets, however, don't have to offer a history …

Plex's new Kodi plugin lets you enjoy the best of both worlds

If you've dabbled with building your own media center, it's likely that you will have encountered Plex or Kodi. Both started life as offshoots of the famed XBMC software, but over time their propositions have diverged, with Plex embracing subscriptions and Kodi remaining open-source. In the past, …

49 Underrated Books You Really Need To Read

Under-read, overlooked, and forgotten books that everyone will love.<p>Note: Submissions have been edited for length and/or clarity.<p>Also: Just because you've read one of these doesn't mean everyone has. Stay classy. Yay books!

Experts rated weight-loss drugs and Qsymia came out on top

In the diet-medication sweepstakes, we have a winner. While all five drugs approved by the Food & Drug Administration for weight loss best a placebo in helping patients lose weight, a drug known commercially as Qsymia — a combination of the drugs phentermine and topiramate — most consistently …

Weight Loss

Hamilton books high on Amazon best-seller list

NEW YORK (AP) — The day after "Hamilton" won 11 Tony Awards, books related to the musical are also thriving.<p>The paperback edition of Ron Chernow's 2004 biography about the country's first treasury secretary, the inspiration for Lin-Manuel Miranda's show, was No. 1 on Amazon.com as of midday Monday. …

Books

Stephen Colbert imagines Donald Trump's teleprompter

Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump made news this week by using a teleprompter. Up until this point, most of his speeches could get …

8 health benefits of iced tea

<b>From soothing stress to providing weird minerals you didn't know you need, iced tea provides more than just a refreshing boost.</b><p>After water, tea is …

48 incredible dishes from around the world that everyone should eat right now

That's why we used the food videos we created this past month to come up with a list of must-try foods from around the world.<p>There's a green tea croissant in Sydney, Australia, Detroit-style pizza in NYC, and flaming spaghetti in São Paulo, Brazil.<p>Keep scrolling to see what else should be on your …

São Paulo

Simple brain hack from Harvard can stop you forgetting important tasks

Remembering to turn the gas off, or water the plants before a weekend away, can prove an impossible feat when the mind is churning with other tasks.<p>But Harvard University has uncovered a simple ‘brain hack’ to bring back those forgotten to-do lists - the mental equivalent of tying a piece of string …

Kennedy School of Government

Exercise Makes Our Muscles Work Better With Age

To keep our muscles healthy deep into retirement, we may need to start working out more now, according to a new study of world-class octogenarian athletes. The study found substantial differences at a cellular level between the athletes’ muscles and those of less active people.<p>Muscular health is, …

Dracula’s Castle Is Ready To Welcome New Visitors

In 1897, Bram Stoker’s described a dream vacation house—a historic castle that offers 360-degree views as it “sits on the very edge of a terrific …

Beyoncé's Instagram of Blue Ivy's Makeup Skills Is the Cutest Thing You Will Ever See

If you needed another reminder that Blue Ivy Carter is one of the cutest kids on the planet, head over to Beyoncé's Instagram. This afternoon, Queen …

Spring Fashion Essentials That Never Go Out of Style

There's something about spring that makes us want to go shopping. OK, fine, we feel that way when fall hits as well—but knowing that the coming months will involve more outdoor activities just makes it that much more exciting. While we can't help but indulge in the trends of each season, there are …

2 genes prevent (and promote) heart attack - Futurity

A healthy lifestyle may not be enough to ward off a heart attack. Two genes stack the deck—for good or bad—according to a study of more than 190,000 …

Meet Brian: the ‘surfing’ spider that rides waves to hunt prey

A newly discovered spider named Brian can swim, rides waves and is capable of catching prey up to three times its own size<p>Meet Brian, a water spider really like no other.<p>The arachnid with a love of ‘surfing waves’ has just been discovered by researchers in Australia.<p>It uses vibrations, or waves, on …

Zoology

Sons of Anarchy Star Charlie Hunnam Asks Fans to Stop Insulting His Girlfriend Online

<i>Sons of Anarchy</i> star Charlie Hunnam has a message for female fans who don’t like the fact that he has a longtime girlfriend, businesswoman Morgana …

NFL hammers Chiefs for tampering with huge fine, loss of two draft picks

The Chiefs probably won't be tampering with any free agents anytime soon.<p>The NFL sent out a strong message Wednesday: Don't break the league's …

NFL

Samsung's latest vacuum bot is a solid Roomba competitor

It used to be that if you were looking for a decent vacuum robot, you only had one choice: a Roomba from iRobot. But now there are plenty of other options from upstarts like Neato and established tech companies like LG and Samsung. The novelty around having a robot vacuum is wearing off, and the …

Google Android Nougat review

<b>The Good</b> We welcome Android 7.0 Nougat's faster speeds and more efficient notification displays. It's handy to reply right from an alert, and new and updated emoji are always :) .<p><b>The Bad</b> Thanks to manufacturer and carrier restrictions, Nougat is only available for a handful of Android Nexus devices …

Medicare Looks To Cut Drug Costs By Changing How It Pays Doctors

Medicare is going to test new ways to reimburse doctors for medications, in hopes they'll choose less expensive drugs.<p>The plan would alter Medicare Part B, which pays for medicines administered in doctors offices or outpatient hospital clinics — to eliminate incentives for doctors to use the most …

Health Care

United Airlines adding another seat to each row in economy on Boeing 777s

United Airlines is adding a seat to each economy row on several of its Boeing 777s, going from nine seats across to 10.<p>Consider this just the latest …

Warming seas may cause more disease, Cornell researchers say.

Wildlife & Wild Places<p><i>Co-authored by Erica Cirino</i><p>It’s June 2013: A group of park rangers are walking down a peaceful strip of shoreline in Washington State’s famous Olympic National Park when they spot an alarming sight: dozens of shriveled, gooey-looking purple and orange sea stars trying to cling …

Climate Change

Missouri GOP defeats 39-hour filibuster to pass bill criticized as anti-gay

A 39-hour filibuster by Democratic Missouri state senators ended with a power play Wednesday morning as Republicans unilaterally seized control of the debate and passed a bill that LGBT advocates and business leaders had criticized as anti-gay.<p>Missouri's Legislature now faces the possibility of a …

European Union

Chew On This: Slicing Meat Helped Shape Modern Humans

Miss Manners and skilled prep cooks should be pleased: Our early human ancestors likely mastered the art of chopping and slicing more than 2 million years ago. Not only did this yield daintier pieces of meat and vegetables that were much easier to digest raw, with less chewing — it also helped us …

Time Travel

Michael Phelps cried when he saw this commercial about his final Olympics

After a turbulent career as the greatest swimmer in history, Michael Phelps has promised that this summer's Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro will be …

15 Mesmerizing Underwater Photos That Show What's Really Under the Sea

Slightly eerie, extremely cool.<p>The winners of the 2016 Underwater Photographer of the Year Awards have been announced and the beautiful yet eerie photos are basically the <i>Titanic</i> and <i>Finding Nemo</i> in real life. The awards cover eight areas — wide angle, macro, wrecks, behavior, up & coming, British …

Scuba Diving