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The Surprising Link Between Gut Bacteria And Anxiety

In recent years, neuroscientists have become increasingly interested in the idea that there may be a powerful link between the human brain and gut bacteria. And while a growing body of research has provided evidence of the brain-gut connection, most of these studies so far have been conducted on …

Crumble Love

"Um, what is that incredible smell?"<p>Says everyone who's ever walked into a kitchen where an Ovenly coffee cake is baking. The sweet, toasty, buttery …

2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ - News - FIFA responds to independent Ethics Committee statement - FIFA.com

In reaction to Thursday's statement by the chairman of the adjudicatory chamber of the independent Ethics Committee, FIFA has issued the following …

Cyborg video glasses show emotion so you don't have to

Emotional labor is a kind of work we often don't recognize as work: the need to appear friendly, deferential, or attentive at a job. Fast food restaurant Pret a Manger is famous (or infamous) for holding its employees to exacting friendliness standards, and emotional labor's overall importance is …

Is brown rice syrup really gluten-free?

<b>Brown rice syrup</b> is the go-to for many gluten-free bakers. Gluten-free recipes everywhere call for the stuff and indeed, it lends a perfectly sweet …

How Whatsapp beat Facebook

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A Tale Of Two Halves: Three Thoughts on the USA's 2-2 draw with Mexico

GLENDALE, Ariz. — After the USA jumped out to that familiar 2-0 scoreline in a dominating first half against rival Mexico at University of Phoenix …

Asparagus Mimosa with Hard Boiled Eggs and Capers Recipe

It’s asparagus season! Here is a beautiful and classic way to serve them—quickly cooked in simmering water, drained, and sprinkled with a tangy caper …

Recipes

Is the Oculus Rift sexist?

In the fall of 1997, my university built a CAVE (Cave Automatic Virtual Environment) to help scientists, artists, and archeologists embrace 3D immersion to advance the state of those fields. Ecstatic at seeing a real-life instantiation of the Metaverse, the virtual world imagined in Neal …

The Micro is a $200 3D printer that can make a teacup in an hour

There are more than a couple of reasons why 3D printing hasn't truly hit critical mass, and the team at M3D thinks it's sidestepped them with The Micro, its $200 - $300 3D printer. The Micro is hitting Kickstarter today with the sole intention of becoming the first consumer 3D printer that's at …

Amazon Unveils Barcode-Scanning, Voice-Recording Grocery Gadget

Not content with unveiling its Amazon Fire TV set-top box earlier this week, Amazon casually dropped a new gadget into the tech realm Friday — the …

Soccer

Soccer

David Moyes 'facing United player revolt'

David Moyes is facing a mutiny among his Manchester United squad with the players increasingly at odds with their manager over his tactics and …

Qatar commits to new welfare standards for World Cup workers

The organising committee for the 2022 World Cup in Qatar has promised that contractors who build its stadiums will be held to high standards on the welfare of migrant workers, in the wake of trenchant and sustained criticism.<p>But the promises, made after demands for a progress update from football's …

The Weight-Loss Pill That Turns Into a Balloon to Fill One's Stomach

A novel treatment in clinical trials<p>This is the Obalon system. It is a pill that has a balloon inside. Obalon is a weight-loss device, marketed as an alternative to bariatric surgery, that claims to help people eat less and "push back from the table sooner."<p>Obalon begins to work when you swallow …

Forget 3D, Disney aims for Texture TV

Disney is developing technology that will allow viewers to feel images and movies as they watch them<p>Forget 3DTV, Disney wants to bring the world Texture TV.<p>Researchers at Disney have developed technology that <b>simulate textures on a flat screen</b> to allow viewers to feel what they are watching.<p>It means …

Google barge must be moved, state says

State regulators said Monday that Treasure Island development officials must find a new place for Google's mysterious high-tech barge or face penalties for not having the necessary permits.<p>The San Francisco Bay Conservation and Development Commission sent a letter Friday informing the Treasure …

The Man Who Thinks He Never Has to Eat Again Is Probably Going to Be a Billionaire Soon

Rob Rhinehart's hobby of <a href=http://www.vice.com/read/rob-rhinehart-no-longer-requires-food>eating nothing but a smoothie that looks like semen</a> has become a career thanks to a crowd-funded campaign that gave him $800,000 to produce his product...<p>Remember Rob Rhinehart? I'm sure you do …

Kiwi Move Aims to Outsmart All Other Wearable Tech

Kiwi Move is a multi-use activity tracker that aims to replace several other similar devices, and help you with your daily tasks.<p>Designed by Kiwi …

Silver nanowire sensors could be the flexible foundation for new wearables

A clear, bandage-like sensor could eventually make everything from fabrics to our fingers smart. Dr. Yong Zhu and a team of North Carolina State University researchers created an ultra-thin, flexible sensor that could be used in clothing, on the body, any in other ordinary objects to track things …