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What Would Happen if a Piano Played Only One Note? Android Tests It Out | AdAge

Google's latest salvo in its Android campaign puts its "Be Together. Not the Same" slogan to the test with a very unusual piano.<p>Droga5 created the …

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This Ice Cream Is Made From Stale Baguettes, Leftover Popcorn, and Other Food Waste

It's for a good cause.<p>As if you needed another reason to eat more ice cream, here's a good one: Salt & Straw, a chain of ice cream shops in San Francisco, Los Angeles, and Portland, Oregon, has teamed up with nonprofit organizations that fight hunger to develop its June Rescued Food Series, a …

'The Last Goodbye' is the VR Holocaust memorial we need today

You've read about the Holocaust in books and seen it portrayed in films. But it's another experience entirely to walk through the site of a concentration camp in virtual reality, led by a survivor who lost his entire family there. <i>The Last Goodbye</i>, which debuts at the Tribeca Film Festival this …

You Can Now Examine Your Sperm With Your Phone

Test your sperm count to see if your swimmers are up to snuff<p>Your smartphone can do a hell of a lot. Bet you didn’t know it could test your sperm, though.<p>Well, now it can, thanks to a new smartphone-based, portable device developed by scientists at Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston. The device …

These 16 Kitchens Will Make You Want to Cook

​For the days when the grill just won't do<p>If you have a dingy, depressing kitchen, you probably don't want to spend that much time there—which isn't doing your waistline any favors. New research shows the key to weight loss might be eating at home, so now is a good time to start thinking about that …

How to Install Tile Like a Professional

If you've ever wondered how to install tile without calling a professional, you've come to the right place. Maybe you're a "Fixer Upper" devotee, and …

Male Sperm Count Is Lower Than Ever, and Scientists Say It's A Threat to Our Very Existence

​The quality of our swimmers has been on the decline, too<p>ICYMI, "silent sperm" is apparently a thing, as Nicholas Kristof reminds us in his latest New York Times op-ed, wherein he describes a growing threat facing many modern males: lack of sperm and, more specifically, lack of fertile sperm. …

Would You Inject Your Own Blood Into Your Penis For More Girth?

This doctor wants to help you do just that.<p>Who doesn't wish they had a bigger penis? That guy with an 18.9-inch dick doesn't count. Because, for those of us who aren't willing to grow out our foreskin to truly absurd lengths, a little more size feels like nothing but a pipe dream.<p>However, a New …

This Diet Can Actually Remove Cholesterol From Your Body

​Eat up to help your heart<p>Chalk up one more health benefit to olive oil: Eating a Mediterranean diet can help boost the function of your “good” cholesterol, research from the American Heart Association suggests.<p>In the study, people at high risk of heart disease followed one of three diets for one …

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Trak's at-home sperm tracker is a surprisingly good idea

Sitting in a fertility clinic is a nerve-racking experience, and it can get even more awkward for men when they're put on the spot to produce semen samples. Fortunately for them, a new device that started shipping earlier this month can help make part of that process easier and more comfortable. …

Male Fertility

Study offers best evidence yet that we're in a holographic universe

It's apparently just as likely as our traditional explanation of the universe.<p>Don't freak out, but there's a good chance that the entire universe is actually a holographic projection. The theory isn't new -- we've been talking about it since the 90's -- but a new study from researchers in Canada, …

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17 incredibly useful Google products and services you didn't know existed

Most of us have heard of Google's well-known and much-loved tools — Gmail, Google Earth, Google Maps, and many more. Those products and services are used by millions of people around the world every day.<p>What many people don't know, however, is that Google actually has a bunch of other features and …

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How to Fix a Boring Marriage

For when you need more than just a date night to bring back some excitement<p>After the wedding, lots of couples can feel a letdown, and they begin to get bored, says Rachel A. Sussman, L.C.S.W., author of <i>The Breakup Bible</i>.<p>“The excitement of dating has passed, the excitement of falling in love has …

Testosterone, Body Composition, and Sex

A Doctor's Guide<p>Dave Can't Get It Up<p>Dave is a lifter. He's healthier than the average Westerner and he does most things right when it comes to …

5 Tiny Details That Make or Break Your Look

This is how you turn heads—in a good way<p>Getting dressed is one time it’s OK to sweat the small stuff. Purposeful details add interest to your outfit, and show your boss (or lady friend) that you pick up on the little things. Here are five quick and cheap upgrades.<p><b>Related:</b> How to Become Better …

Plant-Based Diet: The World’s Healthiest Diet for Weight Loss

A <b>plant-based diet</b> is a diet of every animal (as well as humans) based on nutrients derived from plants, including fruits, vegetables, legumes, and whole grains, but with some or no animal products.<p>According to the Medical School of Harvard, the latest scientific evidence shows that a plant-based …

8 Incredibly Easy Ways to Be a Better Husband Today

No expensive gifts or grand gestures required<p>It’s easy to roll your eyes at suggestions about how to be a better partner.<p>You’ve been married to this person for ... how many years now?<p>You know the things you should be doing, like scheduling a monthly date night.<p>But who has time for it all?<p>You do, …

$12 or Less! 24 Cute and Cozy Fall Decor Products at Target

As soon as Fall arrives, I make a mad dash to Target. It has become a yearly ritual. There are so many adorable Autumn products that turn my home into a seasonal haven. This year, the store has really stepped its game up, offering a huge variety of festive decor for really low prices. Check out our …

Inside Julia Child’s *Actual* Home Kitchen

Julia Child's kitchen had three pantries, a restaurant stove, and every gadget under the sun. It was a cook's Disney World.<p>Oh, what a relief it is to see <i>clutter</i>. If there's one lesson we can learn about interior design from Julia Child, it's that a kitchen should be lived in, not sterile and …

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10 Things Every Man Should Keep In His Office

Because you spend most of your life there anyway<p>One of the trademarks of Michael Scott, the terrible boss played by Steve Carell on <i>The Office</i>, was his hilariously cluttered workspace.<p>It wasn’t so much that he had a giant mess lying around, but that his mess was an inexplicable mix of toys no kid …

How to Fix Your Stiff Neck In 60 Seconds

This DIY hack will nix your pain fast<p>A knot in any muscle is a nuisance, but it’s especially frustrating when the offender is lodged in your neck or upper back.<p>And while getting a massage can work out the kink, chances are you don’t have time on your way to work to let the professionals get their …

NSA operative might have accidentally leaked its hacking tools

It might have been a careless mistake from three years ago.<p>American authorities are still digging into how a set of NSA's hacking tools landed in the hands of a group called Shadow Brokers who then leaked them online. According to <i>Reuters</i>, they're now focusing their investigation on a theory that …

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Are statins safe? Only you and your doctor can decide

For many, the drug’s benefits far outweigh its risks, says the medical director of the British Heart Foundation<p>The controversy raging over the safety and effectiveness of statins is creating uncertainty among people taking them or who might need to consider doing so. Are statins as controversial as …

6 Things You Should Do With Your Wife As Soon As You Wake Up

(The seventh is implied)<p>When your alarm goes off, the first thing you probably think of is your to-do list: Get the kids ready for school. Pick up your dry cleaning. Turn in that presentation to your boss.<p>But there’s one major thing you’re probably forgetting: the person right next to you.<p>Sure, you …

7 Devious Ways to Make Anyone Do Anything

Become a master of persuasion with these simple tricks<p>Imagine a world where you could easily convince your boss to give you a raise, make your buddy lug heavy furniture out of your apartment, and sucker the guy at Best Buy into selling you a flat-screen TV for half the list price.<p>It’s not as …

5 Damaging Side Effects Of Skipping Meals

How many times have you heard that breakfast is the most important meal of the day? And how many times have you skipped it? You make an excuse – “I’m …

The best and worst Olympic logo designs through the ages, according to the man who created I ❤ NY

<i>This article was originally published by AIGA Eye on Design.</i><p>There’s been much controversy recently around Olympic logo design, but let’s not forget the rich and varying narrative the Games’ graphic design has weaved over the decades. In the midst of Rio 2016, who better to cast their eyes and …

This is the bathroom stall you should choose every time if you want the cleanest one, according to science

You're driving down the turnpike. That painful pressure below your navel has grown too intense to ignore, but you've got another hour and a half left to go before you get home. A blue sign flashes through your headlights, a rest stop. You pull in, walk to the public bathroom, and wrinkle your nose. …