Zbigniew Bukowski

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2 forms of exercise are the best way to stave off the effects of aging — here's how to incorporate them into your life

One of the most powerful means of reaping these benefits is exercise— and in many cases, you already have everything you need to get it: a body.<p>As we age, two forms of exercise are the most important to focus on: aerobic exercise, or cardio, which gets your heart pumping and sweat flowing, and …

Strength Training

Holding plank for a long time is pointless, fitness professor claims

Holding plank for ever-increasing periods of time has become a staple of many gym classes. Fitness experts claim that staying at the top of a push-up builds core, strengthens back muscles, tones the arms and teaches endurance.<p>But one sports scientist suggests that holding the position for any …

Poland Just Passed a Holocaust Bill That Is Causing Outrage. Here's What You Need to Know

Poland’s Senate passed a controversial bill on Thursday that outlaws blaming Poland for any crimes committed during the Holocaust.<p>The bill was …

Best of Last Week – Creating negative mass, a recipe for starting life on Earth and fast food's impact on immune system

It was another good week for physics, as a team at the University of Rochester announced that they had created a device that creates negative mass, …

IBM has just achieved an 'impossible' step in quantum computing

The company has simulated a quantum computer with 56 qubits on a classical computer<p>In the race to build a working quantum computer, IBM has just …

Forget gold. This metal is on a much bigger rally

Gold is having a good year. But not as good as palladium, which has spiked nearly 50% in 2017 to its highest level in over 16 years.<p>The price of palladium, which is used in cars, electronics, dentistry and jewelry, hit $1,005 per ounce on Monday. Analysts say it's a case of strong demand and tight …

Penetrating the mystery of why we age

Researchers in Germany call the aging process “a quirk of evolution” and take a step forward in understanding why we didn’t evolve to live …

This Awesome Blood Labyrinth Is The Newest Method For Catching Cancer Cells

It's a trap!<p>A new chip with a labyrinth design promises big improvements in detecting rare and aggressive cancer cells in the blood, helping doctors …

Cancer Cells

An entirely new type of quantum computing has just been invented

by Science Alert September 6, 2017 Hard Science 19829<p>A New Type of Qubit<p>Australian researchers have designed a new type of qubit – the building block …

Quantum Computing

Ethanol cancer treatment could eliminate tumors for just a few dollars

Ethanol-Based Cancer Treatments<p>Researchers from Duke University have achieved a 100 percent cure rate for squamous cell carcinoma in a hamster model …

Cancer

Fossil footprints challenge established theories of human evolution

Newly discovered human-like footprints from Crete may put the established narrative of early human evolution to the test. The footprints are …

Anti-cancer breakthrough CICD can eradicate tumours, researchers say

Scientists say the newly discovered method of killing cancer cells may yield a much more effective treatment for the disease.<p>A newly discovered …

Deciphered Ancient Tablet Reveals Babylonians' Mastery Over Mathematics

Australian scientists have managed to crack the code of a mysterious 3,700-year-old Babylonian clay tablet, revealing a level of mathematical …

Mathematics

This Fashion Photographer's Instagram Is the Thirst Trap to End All Thirst Traps

51-year-old Chuando Tan is a social media sensation.<p>Chuando Tan is an accomplished photographer whose body of work includes the cover for Janet Jackson's album <i>Discipline</i>.<p>His body is also a piece of work, and it gets its time in the sun on his Instagram account:<p>Whoa, did someone raise the …

The 20 Best Crime Films of the 21st Century, From ‘Memento’ to ‘Zodiac’

From the Coen Bros. to Martin Scorsese and Christopher Nolan, these are the great crime films that made the cut.<p>No genre illustrates the evolution of …

Dallas doctor finds the root of balding and graying hair and is working on treatment

When the mice went gray and bald, the doctor knew he was onto something.<p>For more than 10 years, Dr. Lu Le had studied cells and genes, hoping to …