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Why Reading Books Should be Your Priority, According to Science

You're not doing yourself any favors if you're in the 26 percent of American adults who haven't read even part of a book within the past year.<p>More than a quarter--26 percent--of American adults admit to not having read even part of a book within the past year. That's according to statistics coming …

Books

Tips For Healthcare Mobile App Development

Timely delivery of medical services is one of the biggest challenges that are being faced by most of the medical professionals nowadays. There are …

Music before surgery means patients need less sedation, study finds

Soothing music before surgery helps patients relax and need less sedation, a study found.<p>Just a quarter of an hour of jazz, classical and piano music before an eye operation was enough to reduce anxiety about the surgery carried out while the patient is awake.<p>A pilot study by the Paris-based Cochin …

Bands

Unbelievable Colored Pencil Drawings by Adolfo Fernandez Rodriguez

Every once in awhile, you come across a photo-realistic artist that blows your mind. The very first Online International Juried Exhibition of the Pencil Art Society just went live and it's there that we found the work of Adolfo Fernandez Rodriguez. The Madrid-based artist works with colored pencils …

101+ Free Startup Tools to Make Your Dream a Reality

If you want to start a startup there are a couple of things you need to have, at a minimum you need:<p>A killer idea.<br>• The drive to “get sh*t done.”<br>• The …

“You Lose Weight in the Kitchen, You Gain Health in the Gym”

You can’t eat total crap and then bust your butt exercising to magically <i>erase</i> those calories: It’s not that simple. If you want to make longer …

Fitness

This robotic training machine fits his golf game to a T

Golf is my opposite sex ... my femme fatale, the one sport that got away. Of all the ways to torture yourself, right? I find it about as joyous as a kidney stone.<p>Seriously, I could shank a putt.<p>How can so many total tools excel at golf while I flail about? The ball just sits there on the tee. It …

One poster contains the history of space exploration

"From the Luna 2 in 1959 to the DSCOVR in 2015"<p>It used to be that you'd buy an atlas of the world to hang on your wall, but now you're better off with a map of space exploration. This poster from Pop Chart Lab follows the rough path of every "orbiter, lander, rover, flyby, and impactor to ever slip …

One of the most iconic medical tools associated with being a doctor might actually be an outdated relic

Lore has it that 35-year-old Paris physician Rene Laennec was caring for a young woman who was apparently plump, with a bad heart and large breasts.<p>Dr. George Davis, an obstetrician at East Tennessee State University who collects vintage stethoscopes, said the young Dr. Laennec didn't feel …

The Books that Help You Bake Better Pies

Pie is arguably one of the best culinary concoctions out there. Surrounded in a shortcrust that dances with torched sugar, it’s a tender affair that suffers a gentle collapse under the pressure of a fork, giving way to a pool of joy promised just below.<p>Not only is it completely delicious, but it is …

Dessert

#InspiredByInStyle: Reader of the Week Lindsay Emow Embraces the Off-the-Shoulder Trend

In this regular series, we demonstrate how our most intrepid readers sport the trends in our magazine. Look for it on What's Right Now every week, …

Modular cellphone kits for makers

Rephone makes modular open source hardware cellphone components -- GSM cores, touchscreens, speakers, GPS, miscellaneous sensors, and antennas -- …

3 Tips for Building a Really Successful Startup

<i>The Entrepreneur Insiders network is an online community where the most thoughtful and influential people in America’s startup scene contribute</i> …

Battery Ventures Closes On $950 Million Across Two Funds

Battery Ventures, an investment firm with offices in San Francisco, Menlo Park, Boston, and Herzliya, Israel, has raised $950 million across two new funds: a main fund, Battery Ventures XI, which is a $650 million pool, and a side fund that will support the company’s larger investments, which …

Current Use of Telemedicine for Post-Discharge Surgical Care: A Systematic Review

The Institute of Medicine (IOM) defines telemedicine as “the use of electronic information and communications technologies to provide and support …

The White House wants to give NASA $19 billion for the 2017 fiscal year

The White House has released its budget plan for NASA for the 2017 fiscal year, requesting $19 billion from Congress to fund the space agency. That's more than the $18.5 billion requested for NASA last year. But it's also $300 million less than the agency actually received in the recent 2016 …

Scientists figure out how to create affordable smart windows

Imagine having the power to tweak your windows' opacity depending on the weather. That's one application a group of MIT scientists believe they've made possible by conjuring up an equation that can predict how light goes through a rubber-like polymer structure. The rubbery material they used called …

Particles

Huh? Utilities spur power savings, see profits

For nearly 125 years, electric utilities have operated according to one basic business principle: the more power they sell, the more money they make.<p>But the industry founded by Thomas Edison in 1882 now faces the potential for the kinds of upheaval that have transformed telecommunications, …

The computer designed in the 1800s

In the video above, discover how punched cards were proposed as a way to program 19th Century ‘computers’.<p>When we interact with computers today, we type into keyboards or press on screens. But the earliest programmers in the 1800s had to use much more rudimentary methods to control their …

A Regular Old PC Found the Largest Known Prime Number—Here's How

Earlier this month, the record for the largest prime number ever found was broken—by a number with 22 million digits.<p>The number was found through a …

13 Miami Fitness Pros to Follow on Instagram This Instant

It's the new year, which means, you've probably planned for a new, full-proof regimen to be the person you resolved to be December 31st. A new budget-friendly gym to keep you fit? <i>Check</i>. A new facial spot to keep a healthy beauty routine? <i>Check</i>. Now, all you need is someone to keep you motivated on a …

Fitness

What Every CEO Needs To Know About The Cloud Technology

Cloud computing is the quick and easy way for start-ups to discover their entrepreneurial spirit at global level. Cloud technology brings great promise for the users to migrate full range of solutions and services on AWS Cloud at a relatively low price.

Startups

New bird found in India is incredibly musical - Futurity

A very musical song helped scientists discover a new bird species in the forests of India. Listen to it sing.

Sun’s entry into zodiac signs, 2018

Astrology and astronomy are different systems. In some systems of astrology, signs of the zodiac remain fixed relative to seasonal markers, such as …

Hyperloop Transportation is about to break ground on its first test track

The race to be the first to test the supersonic transportation system is heating up<p>Hyperloop Transportation Technologies, one of the two Los Angeles-based startups working to make the supersonic transportation system a reality, announced today that it had filed permits in Kings County, California …

Producer Reveals the Magic Behind James Corden and Adele's Epic Carpool Karaoke

"We could've made an entire episode of it."<p>Many a celeb have sat shotgun alongside James Corden for a round of Carpool Karaoke, but no one (not even Justin Bieber or a member of One Direction) has made an impact quite as strong as the segment's most recent guest: Adele.<p>From singing along to the …

Music