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The killer kettbell workout for massive biceps and triceps

Per Bernal<p>Per Bernal<p><b>Duration</b> 45<p><b>Exercises</b> 6<p><b>Equipment</b> Yes<p>Morphing arms as scrawny as pipe cleaners into straight-up pipes isn’t as easy as grasping a …

Workouts

Fending Off Math Anxiety

My mother was what we would now call math anxious, if not phobic. My daughter, on the other hand, was a math major, which always left me feeling like the transitional generation, capable of mastering standardized-test math problems and surviving college calculus (it’s one of the pre-med …

The Collatz conjecture

One of the recent reads took me down the mathematics path. This is always a bit of fun. The story was:<p><b>6 deceptively simple maths problems that no one</b> …

New technique offers glimpse at human evolution in action - Scope

In research published in <i>Science</i>, a Stanford-led international team used a new analytic technique to map recent evolution. The technique relies …

New Athletigen app use athlete's genetic makeup to determine fitness schedule

<i>Read about the latest sports tech news, innovations, ideas and products that impact players, fans and the sports industry at SportTechie.com.</i><p>There is …

The Virus With Spider DNA

How did part of a black-widow venom gene end up in a virus that infects one of the world's most successful bacteria?<p>If you pick a random species of insect and look inside its cells, there’s a 40 percent chance that you’ll find bacteria called <i>Wolbachia</i>. And if you look at <i>Wolbachia</i> carefully, you’ll …

Biology

11 Benefits of Bikram Yoga That Will Have You Running For Your Yoga Mat

If you have never tried Bikram Yoga before, it might be time that you did. Yoga is great for you in general, but Bikram Yoga, a form of hot Yoga, is …

Brain Cell 'Executioner' Identified

<i>Summary: Researchers have identified a common culprit that may cause damage in stoke, brain injury and neurodegenerative disease.</i><p><i>Source: Johns</i> …

Neuroscience

ICYMI: If You're Smart, Thank Your Mom

Sorry, dads—research says kids' IQ comes from their mamas.<p>Hey, moms! Your kid just aced her science test? Go ahead and pat yourself on the back. Because according to a recent post on <i>Psychology Spot,</i> kids' smarts come from their mamas.<p>That's right. While we've always known intelligence is …

How teachers can help students excel at math: top tips from the man behind PISA

<b>Want to keep up with the latest education news and opinion? Follow TES USA on Twitter and like TES USA on Facebook.</b><p>What can we learn from the …

Mathematics

Honeycrisp was just the beginning: inside the quest to create the perfect apple

The Honeycrisp apple, explained.<p>The idea that a red apple is a delicious apple is one of the greatest frauds ever perpetrated against Americans. The apples we’re supposed to eat to keep doctors away, the apples we’re supposed to give to teachers to show our appreciation, the apples we compare to …

Washington State

Meet the New Math, Unlike the Old Math

The latest effort to overhaul math and science education offers a fundamental rethinking of the basic structure of knowledge. But will it be given …

Mathematics

Animal hybrids may hold clues to Neandertal-human interbreeding

Neandertals are the comeback kids of human evolution. A mere decade ago, the burly, jut-jawed crowd was known as a dead-end species that lost out to …