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13 Kinds of Sex Every Couple Needs to Have

<i>By AOL Health for YourTango.com</i><p>What sexual frontiers have you and your partner yet to explore?<p>Every couple needs to change up their sexual routine every now and again so it doesn't become just that: a routine. Sexual experimentation is key for keeping a long-term relationship fresh, fun and …

Marriage

30 Unbelievable Places That Are Hard To Believe Really Exist

Our Earth is full of wonders and beautiful places. Here is a collection of some breathtaking places that are hard to believe really exist.<b>(h/t:</b> …

Northern Ireland

A Plane That Folds Into a Car

One of ten brilliant innovations from our 2015 Invention Awards<p>2015 Invention Award Winner<p>Category: Aviation<p><b>Inventors:</b><p>Štefan Klein and Juraj Vaculík<p><b>Company:</b><p>AeroMobil<p><b>Invention:</b><p>AeroMobil<p><b>Development cost to date:</b><p>Undisclosed<p><b>Maturity:</b><p>2/5<p>After Czechoslovakia’s communist regime fell, in 1989, designer …

Scientists find key to 'turbo-charging' immune system to kill all cancers

Imperial College scientists are developing a gene therapy designed to boost immune cells<p>A protein which ‘turbo-charges’ the immune system so that it can fight off any cancer or virus has been discovered by scientists.<p>In a breakthrough described as a ‘game-changer’ for cancer treatment, researchers …

Leonardo DiCaprio unveils futuristic eco-resort for Belize

Actor plans luxury tourist development - where villas will sell for $15m - to save Central American island from environmental destruction<p>Leonardo DiCaprio has long been known as something of an <b>environmental activist.</b><p>Now he is putting his money where his mouth is, building a multimillion dollar …

Ready For Its Global Solar Flight, Solar Impulse With Omega Show How Innovation Can Change The World

It all started in 1999, as Dr Bertrand Piccard, a Swiss scientist and aeronaut, completed his non-stop around-the-world balloon flight with Brian Jones in a record-breaking 19 days, 21 hours and 47 minutes in the air – a challenge that aeronautic experts had deemed impossible. Their flight, the …

Solar Impulse

Body-Weight Training Secrets

Order Your Body Is Your Barbell Today! <b></b><p><b>Secret 1: Dial In Your Diet</b><br>Body-weight training incentivizes an entirely different body type than weightlifting does. "With weight-lifting, the heavier you are, the more pounds you can lift—not because you have more muscle, but because the extra mass gives you …

300+ Awesome Free Internet Resources You Should Know

Sit back and let the hottest tech news come to you by the magic of electronic mail.<p>Prefer to get the news as it happens? Follow us on social media.

Social Media

How Silicon Valley is trying to cure ageing

Death has always been considered one of life's only real certainties, but now some of the world's top scientists are challenging the assumption<p>Humanity has long been in search of the mythical Fountain of Youth, from Alexander the Great to knights of the Crusades.<p>But now Silicon Valley scientists …

Shoot or don't shoot: Police scenarios prove eye-opening for civil rights leaders

It was a split-second decision.<p>A distressed man with a baby in tow was pacing back and forth in a manic state and shouting incoherently. The responding police officer calmly addressed the man in an attempt to calm him down and defuse the situation, but the man suddenly pulled an object from his …

Justice

SpaceX launches Falcon 9 rocket

SpaceX successfully launched Falcon 9 rocket carrying a space weather satellite, which was inspired by former Vice President Al Gore.

Space Exploration

Nearly half of British women killed by men die at the hands of partners

New analysis shows 46 per cent of women killed by men died at the hands of someone they were romantically involved with<p>Nearly half of British women who have been killed by men were killed by a partner or ex-partner.<p>Out of 694 women killed by men over four years, 46 per cent were killed by someone …

5 facts that show half of America is seriously struggling

Unemployment is down and the U.S. economy is resurgent, but only a fraction of the country is reaping the benefits<p><i>Happy Monday! S&P 500 now up 10% for year --CNN Money<br>Third-quarter U.S. economic growth strongest in 11 years --Reuters<br>The U.S. economy is on a tear --Wall Street Journal</i><p>Half of our …

Economics

Parenting advice: five experts reveal their sanity-saving secrets

How to be a better parent: 'Positive attention', putting your partner first and 23 other tips to solve family crises...<p><b>'Firmness is about giving children boundaries; fairness is about consistency'</b><p><b>Jessica Chivers</b> <i>is a coaching psychologist, the author of 'Mothers Work!’ and founder of The Talent</i> …

What Is Community Solar? It's Coming To California

Pacific Gas and Electric Co. just received regulatory approval to offer its customers an option to buy enough solar energy to account for 100% of their electricity needs. It’s part of a statewide effort to provide clean energy to Californians who aren’t able to own or lease their own rooftop solar …

Solar Power

Glow headphones will beam light, pulse to your heartbeat

Headphones are always getting smarter, and now they're getting brighter, too.<p>A new set of earbuds called Glow ($127) lets you sync with your …

5 Ways to Eliminate Back Fat

<b>Turn Up Your Cardio</b><br>If you're serious about getting rid of fat, you've got to start getting serious about cardio. According to the USDA, you should perform 60-minute sessions five times a week.<p>For even more intense cardio, opt for interval training that alternates between periods of pushing your …

This Desk Will Tell You When To Sit And When To Stand

Standing is better than sitting. Most of the time. Sometimes your body needs a rest and that’s where the Humanscale OfficeIQ powered by Tome comes to play.<p>Tome’s Jack Sigal stopped by the TechCrunch broadcast booth to show me how this desk can help me lose weight. Software and hardware developed by …

Selling

17 Things EVERY Woman Deserves in a Relationship

<b>2. Someone who will go the drugstore to get you tampons at 1 a.m.</b> You need them, and you need them now. This is NOT a drill! Anyone who will appreciate this urgency and do what they can to help is definitely a keeper.<p><b>3. Someone who will make you breakfast in bed when it isn’t your birthday.</b> Because …

Does Our Military Know Something We Don't About Global Warming?

Every branch of the United States Military is worried about climate change. They have been since well before it became controversial. In the wake of an historic climate change agreement between President Obama and President Xi Jinping in China this week (Brookings), the military’s perspective is …

Why We Sleep Together

A long time ago, beds were expensive—but there's more to it than that.<p>With a guest in town occupying the second bedroom of our Manhattan apartment, my three-year-old son, a notorious sideways sleeper, bunked with my pregnant wife and me. Too many snores and little feet in the back of my neck, I …

Photography and Photos of the Day - National Geographic

Follow Nat Geo Photography<p>Community<p>Join Your Shot, our photography community. Submit to assignments and get feedback from our photo editors.<p>From the Archives<p>Look through a curated collection of historical photos from our archives on National Geographic's Found Tumblr.<p>Picture Stories<p>Check out the …

Clean storage: These scientists are making an organic, water-based battery for the power grid

Advertisement<p>3 Comments<p>Credit: Image courtesy of USC Photo / Gus Ruelas.<p>Most batteries — whether they’re embedded in your iPhone or they’re plugged …

Want to try Android L but don’t have a Nexus? Use the emulator

Advertisement<p>11 Comments<p>Google may have announced a new version of Android at its I/O event earlier this week, but it didn’t actually launch one. You …

The 2-Minute Workout That Works Your Abs From Every Angle

How strong is your core? Find out with this ultimate ab challenge<p>Ripped abs are reason enough to add some core moves to your routine. But a strong torso can also give you the foundation you need to lift more weight with less risk of injury. "Crunches alone won't get the job done, though," says Todd …

Workouts

Oldest Pope Video Ever Made Shows Pope Francis Wasn't The First Tech-Savvy Pontiff

Pope Francis has been a real social media blessing for the Catholic Church with his informal demeanor and off-the-cuff remarks resounding across Facebook and Twitter. But he wasn't the first pontiff to embrace new technology, as this video shows.<p>This 1896 clip of Pope Leo XIII in the Vatican is …

Pushup Circuit for Strong Shoulders

The circuit works like this: Do each exercise—the pushup, the side pushup to your right, and the side pushup to your left—for 30 seconds, and then move on to the next one. Rest 15 seconds between each exercise. That's one round. Rest one minute, and repeat.<p>"You'll not only ignite muscle growth and …

How to Get Single-Digit Body Fat

If you want to get leaner than lean, every bite counts<p>At a fitness conference last Spring, I joined some friends for breakfast. It was a normal breakfast up until the moment Spencer Nadolsky, D.O., pulled a scale out of his gym bag to weigh a banana.<p>I knew Dr. Nadolsky was preparing for a …

Fitness

This Smartphone-Controlled Paper Toy Drone Is About To Hit The Masses

The PowerUp 3.0, a device that lets you pilot a paper airplane with your smartphone, will ship 20,000 straight to Kickstarter backers, VentureBeat reports. It's set to go on sale to the public this summer.<p>PowerUp 3.0 is the brainchild of former Israeli Air Force pilot and inventor Shai Goitein, who …

Drones

The 5 Best Ways To Learn How To Code

Photo: Courtesy of Skillcrush.<p>It’s no secret that the world of tech has a serious diversity problem. From bro-y CEOs and founders behaving badly on …

Programming