Xavier Matuz

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Outwardly youthful, inwardly old: the test that tells how badly you’re ageing

Kate Percival thought was doing everything right when it came to her health and wellbeing. At 57, she was slim, ate a fresh wholefood diet, monitored her health with twice-yearly blood tests.<p>She knew that more women die of cardiovascular disease than cancer so wasn’t going to let either of those …

Self-improvement

Cómo el consumo de café afecta el sistema endocannabinoide

Un alto porcentaje de la población mundial encuentra placentero, en muchos casos necesario, comenzar el día disfrutando de una taza de café, …

Here's How to Charge Your Phone to Save The Battery, According to Science

Be smart about it.<p>Yes, we know. Our smartphone batteries are bad because they barely last a day.<p>But it's partially our fault because we've been …

Tech Trends

El tiempo

El mundo era un lugar repleto de cosas que anhelaba con ferocidad, y todas estaban demasiado lejos, eran demasiado inalcanzables<p>Nunca fue peor que …

Here's Why the Internet Has Made Us Lonelier Than Ever

The cruel ironic twist to social media is that we're feeling less socially connected than ever.<p>Throughout the last couple of decades, our ability to connect with people around the globe has exploded. Initially, the internet allowed us to chat, join newsgroups, or email anyone in the world. The …

Social Media

Why Am I Always Tired? We Ask The Experts How To Supercharge Your Energy Levels

I'm sure you know the drill, but if you're anything like me, you wake up tired. You get to work tired. A coffee helps, but there's the post-lunch …

Realizan importantes hallazgos arqueológicos en cuevas sumergidas de México

El mes pasado (enero 2018) en México, en el estado de Quintana Roo, cerca del balneario de Tulum, un equipo de exploradores del proyecto Gran …

This Quantum Theory Predicts That The Future Might Be Influencing The Past

No, seriously.<p>One of the weirder aspects of quantum mechanics could be explained by an equally weird idea – that causation can run backwards in time …

Where The Highest Paying IT Jobs Are In 2018

• Amazon Web Services (AWS) certifications are the highest paying in North America, earning an average salary of $113,261.<br>• IT decision makers in the U.S. are the highest paid globally, averaging a $107,193 salary this year. IT professionals in the U.S. earn an average salary of $87,333, 36% more than …

Employment

Cómo hacer que el fondo de pantalla cambie durante el día en Windows 10

Los usuarios de macOS, específicamente de la última versión (10.14 Mojave) disponen de la función Dynamic Desktop, que cambia automáticamente el …

Anthony Hopkins: ‘Most of this is nonsense, most of this is a lie’

I come from a generation where men are not very good at receiving or giving love. We don’t understand it<p>He tried to quieten down, but his mother said, ‘Why don’t you just be the bastard that you really are?’<p>I don’t have a temper any more. I get impatient, but I try not to judge<p>I did know about the …

The Theatre

How plastic-eating bacteria actually work – a chemist explains

Scientists recently discovered a strain of bacteria that can literally eat the plastic used to make bottles<p>The plastic bottles we throw away today …

Volcano in southern Japan erupts for 1st time in 250 years

TOKYO (AP) — A volcano in southern Japan has erupted for the first time in 250 years, and authorities set up a no-go zone around the mountain.Mount …

Bad News for Kissers: Mono Virus is Actually Linked to 7 Other Diseases

Celibacy's looking pretty great right now.<p>Getting mono is a double-edged sword. On the one hand, it means you have someone to kiss, or at least swap …

Breast Cancer

Why New York City Stopped Building Subways

Nearly 80 years ago, a construction standstill derailed the subway’s progress, leading to its present crisis. This is the story, decade by decade.<p>In the first decades of the 20th century, New York City experienced an unprecedented infrastructure boom. Iconic bridges, opulent railway terminals, and …

This Video About The Scale of Black Holes Will Crush Your Poor, Tiny Brain

We were not prepared for this.<p>Black holes are vast, matter-annihilating objects that seem to defy physics by their very existence. They're so weird, …

blackholes

A Long Walk Is As Good For The Mind As It Is For The Body

Welcome back to <b>Mid-Week Meditations</b>, Lifehacker's weekly dip into the pool of stoic wisdom, and a guide to using its waters to reflect on and improve …

Meditation

30-Day Fitness Challenge for Your Arms, Abs, and Butt

Busy Philipps’ trainer, Lauren Kleban, created a custom workout just for us.<p>Isn’t it ironic how we’re starting our next 30-day toning challenge right …

Workouts

The Shape of Your Ears Can Actually Change The Shape of The World Around You

Ears are SO weird.<p>We pierce them. Stick Q-tips in them (please don't). Carelessly subject them to loud music. Sometimes, we even forget to wash …

Localization

16 new science fiction and fantasy books to read this April

Stories about people with special abilities, Mars, and interstellar talent shows<p>Last month, I picked up <i>The Big Picture: The Fight for the Future of Movies</i><i>,</i> a new book by <i>Wall Street Journal</i> reporter Ben Fritz. Fritz looks closely at the rise of prestige TV shows like <i>Game of Thrones</i> and <i>Breaking Bad</i>, …

Five Of The Scariest Moments In Robotics History

(Image Link)<p>These days it no longer takes a team of robotics engineers to build a robot since kids can now build fully functional bots in their …

Robotics

8 surprising things ultra productive people do every day

When it comes to productivity, we all face the same challenge — there are only 24 hours in a day. Yet some people seem to have twice the time; they …

Time Management

Under Armour Discloses MyFitnessPal Data Breach--Impacting About 150 Million Users

The company says the compromised information includes email addresses, passwords and usernames.<p><b>Under Armour's health and fitness tracking app has been hit by a data breach.</b>• <b><br>Roughly 150 million MyFitnessPal have been impacted by the breach.</b>• <b><br>An "unauthorized party" gained information such as usernames</b> …

Under Armour

Under Armour Says Breach of MyFitnessPal Exposed Data From 150 Million Users

Under Armour-owned nutrition and exercise tracking app MyFitnessPal has experienced a data breach affecting some 150 million users.<p>The <i>Baltimore Sun</i> …

Under Armour

How to speak puppy: a visual guide to doggy body language

From tail height and posture to pricked ears and eye contact, vet and clinical animal behaviourist Kendal Shepherd reveals what your dog is trying to tell you

Veterinary Medicine

Corte rusa ordena a app cooperar con servicio de espionaje

MOSCÚ (AP) — La Corte Suprema de Rusia falló el martes que se puede obligar a la app de mensajería Telegram a proporcionar datos de usuarios a los …

El coche autónomo de Uber no es responsable del accidente mortal, revela investigación preliminar de la policía

Una de las noticias que circuló en la mayoría de los medios internacionales el día de ayer fue el <b>accidente vial del coche autónomo de Uber</b>, donde una …

Cómo descargar fotografías de Instagram

Aplicaciones, herramientas y consejos para descargar fotos de Instagram.<p>Una de las funciones que más echamos de menos en Instagram es la posibilidad …

Arctic Transformed into Alien Landscape in Surreal Climate Change Photo

The "browning" process has dramatically transformed the terrain.<p>Gone are the days when we could count on the Arctic landscape to be painted in shades …

Global Warming