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Cap Beauty Now Has a 'Skin Whisperer'

What does a 'skin whisperer' do, exactly? If the newest addition to West Village beauty store CAP is any clue, she's someone who can read every pore and scar on your face and find a treatment just for you, rather than try to sell you a catch-all quick fix. Well + Good visited Stephanie Lauren …

Skin Care

Total lunar eclipse Saturday morning: What makes this one special

There's a total lunar eclipse coming up early Saturday morning and you don't want to miss it.<p>In order to see this one you are going to have to keep your eyes on the clock. The moment of totality, when the entire moon is bathed in the Earth's copper-colored shadow, will begin at 4:58 a.m. Pacific …

You Could Eat Fast Food After A Workout To Build Muscle

No need for fancy supplements<p>Whether you’re training for a marathon or pumping iron like Arnold, intense physical activity depletes your muscles’ primary source of energy, glycogen. There’s a whole industry of post-workout supplements designed to help your muscles bounce back as quickly as …

Nutrition

Democracy v Psychology: why people keep electing idiots

The 2015 election campaigns are under way, and it’s clear that doing or saying unintelligent things is no barrier to political success. Unfortunately, there are several psychological mechanisms that lead to apparent idiots being elected into powerful positions.<p>Politicians. Their reputation is very …

Critical Thinking
Wearable Tech

Ukraine to buy cheaper Russian gas for next three months | Reuters

KIEV (Reuters) - Ukraine has signed an interim deal for cheaper supplies of gas from Russia for the next three months, providing a breathing space for both sides in their protracted wrangle over pricing, Ukrainian energy officials said on Thursday.<p>An employee stands near gas pipes at Oparivske gas …

Russia

Oil Prices Drop as Iran, West Reach Framework on Nuclear Agreement

Prospect of increased Iranian crude exports has weighed on oil prices<p>Oil prices slid Thursday after Iran and six world powers agreed on the parameters of a nuclear deal, which could result in the lifting of sanctions on Tehran’s crude-oil exports.<p>A joint statement released Thursday said the process …

Oil
Economics

Why a Tech Entrepreneur Got Rid of All Her Possessions and Lived as a Nomad for a Year

My husband, Parag, and I are walking the long hallway of our four-bedroom house in Los Altos Hills, California. We come to the room we’ve been using as a gym, I do a quick inventory: treadmill, stationary bike, stair stepper, set of weights. A framed mirror we never got around to mounting leans …

'I may now be a four eyes, but I'm not the only one going blind'

Telegraph writer Joe Shute, who has just been given his first pair of glasses at the age of 30, may not like it, but he is part of a "short-sighted epidemic" now sweeping the world<p>Like most great revelations, it occurred late at night on a street corner. I was walking home - sober, I should add – …

Microsoft Aims To Kill Google Chromebooks With $149 Windows 10 Laptops

Despite a lacklustre start, Chromebooks are becoming relatively popular in the super-budget end of the portable market. This has worried Microsoft for some time. After all, with a Google-centric experience, not to mention an operating system in the form of Chrome OS, there’s little if anything to …

Consumer Tech

A new hack could let thieves bypass the iPhone's lockscreen

Researchers at the security firm MDSec have found a way to bypass the iPhone's lockscreen using just a few hundred dollars in equipment. The lockscreen typically bricks a phone after 10 bad guesses and has proven difficult to bypass on non-jailbroken phones, but MDSec has found a way to power off …

Security

Amazon Now Lets You Order Professional Services

Amazon may be the go-to place to shop online for physical goods, but it’s not of much use when your sink is clogged and you need a plumber, or want to have your broken iPhone screen fixed.<p>Fret no more, as the company now lets you order a professional to your home with the aptly named ‘Amazon Home …

Nest Learning Thermostats in the UK Fail to Spring Forward

Some people in the UK woke up a little colder over the weekend as the Nest Learning Thermostats encountered a glitch while updating to British Summer Time.<p>Users reported on the company’s help forum that their thermostats appear to have updated the time correctly but have failed to change to their …

Star Wars planets like Tatooine could be common in universe

Previously scientists believed that only gas-giants could circle binary star systems but a new study suggests that many Earth-like planets could have two Suns<p>The image of Luke Skywalker staring at the double sunset of Tatooine captured the imagination of millions of cinemagoers.<p>But astrophysicists …

Astronomy