Alan Browning

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Food Lists for Dr. Bernstein's Diabetes Diet

Designed for people with diabetes, like himself, Dr. Bernsteins' Diabetes Diet is a popular choice for many people. It can be used by those who do …

Diabetes

Prevention Diet: Foods for an Enlarged Prostate

Roughly 50 percent of men over the age of 50 have an enlarged prostate or benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH), according to the National Institute of …

Nutrition

13 Instant Pot tips, recipes and features everyone should know

Here's proof we spend way too much time with the Instant Pot.<p>The Instant Pot is a pressure cooker that also also sautés, slow cooks, makes poultry tender and juicy and can even be used for canning. While all the buttons, valves settings and accessories may seem daunting, we've rounded up some of …

Cooking

Red Sparrow

• <b>Author:</b> Jason Matthews<p><b>Now a major motion picture starring Jennifer Lawrence and Joel Edgerton!</b><p>From the <i>New York Times</i> bestselling author and veteran CIA officer Jason Matthews comes the electrifying modern spy thriller <i>Red Sparrow.</i><p>In contemporary Russia, state intelligence officer Dominika Egorova …

World’s First Underwater Villa Offers Spectacular Living 16 Feet Below the Sea

If you’ve ever dreamt of being like Ariel and living under the sea, now’s your chance to make your fantasy a reality. The Conrad Maldives Rangali Island recently announced what they believe to be the world's first underwater villa. They’re calling the stunning locale Muraka, or “coral” in Dhivehi …

Living Rooms

Pretty sure Google's new talking AI just beat the Turing test

So that whole Turing test metric, wherein we gauge how human-like an AI system appears to be based on its ability to mimic our vocal affectations? At the 2018 I/O developers conference on Tuesday, Google utterly dismantled it. The company did so by having its AI-driven Assistant book a reservation. …

Artificial Intelligence

There’s nowhere your smartphone can’t see with this awesome wireless camera accessory

If love cool new smartphone accessories, prepare to be wowed. The Depstech 1200P Semi-rigid Wireless Borescope Camera is a 16-foot borescope that …

Tech Trends

The Truth About Fibromyalgia

Fibromyalgia, a potentially debilitating syndrome responsible for chronic body-wide pain and fatigue, has long been hard to diagnose and treat.<p>For …

Fibromyalgia

Death's End

• <b>Author:</b> Cixin Liu & Ken Liu<p><b>The</b> <b>New York Times</b> <b>bestselling conclusion to a tour de force near-future adventure trilogy from China's bestselling and beloved science fiction writer.</b><p>With <i>The Three-Body Problem</i>, English-speaking readers got their first chance to read China's most beloved science fiction …

Adrift

• <b>Author:</b> Micki Browning<p><b>AGATHA AWARD NOMINEE • In this breathtaking mystery debut, a marine biologist turned divemaster stands accused of a chilling crime after a dive gone wrong. But do the murky circumstances point to an accident, a murder, or a supernatural encounter?</b> <br>Mer Cavallo thought adjusting …

The Dark Forest

• <b>Author:</b> Cixin Liu & Joel Martinsen<p><b>This near-future trilogy is the first chance for English-speaking readers to experience this multiple-award-winning phenomenon from Cixin Liu, China's most beloved science fiction author.</b><p>In <i>The Dark Forest</i>, Earth is reeling from the revelation of a coming alien …

Neverwhere

• <b>Author:</b> Neil Gaiman<p>The #1 New York Times bestselling author's ultimate edition of his wildly successful first novel featuring his "preferred text"—and including his special Neverwhere tale "How the Marquis Got His Coat Back"<p>Published in 1997, Neil Gaiman's darkly hypnotic first novel, Neverwhere, …

Sapiens and Homo Deus: The E-book Collection

• <b>Author:</b> Yuval Noah Harari<p>Discover humanity’s past and its future in this in this special e-book collection featuring Sapiens—a reading pick of President Barack Obama, Bill Gates, and Mark Zuckerberg—and its acclaimed companion Homo Deus.

NASA Successfully Tested a Tiny Nuclear Reactor to Unlock Space Exploration

Exploring space beyond the orbiting International Space Station will require immense amounts of energy to help keep astronauts alive and well.<p>ON …

Space Exploration

Creamy Herb Chicken – The Recipe Critic | Kitchn

Kitchn's Delicious Links column highlights recipes we're excited about from the bloggers we love. Follow along every weekday as we post our …

Cooking

The Years of Rice and Salt

• <b>Author:</b> Kim Stanley Robinson<p>With the incomparable vision and breathtaking detail that brought his now-classic Marstrilogy to vivid life, bestselling author KIM STANLEY ROBINSON boldly imagines an alternate history of the last seven hundred years. In his grandest work yet, the acclaimed storyteller …

The Three-Body Problem

• <b>Author:</b> Cixin Liu & Ken Liu<p><i>The Three-Body Problem</i> is the first chance for English-speaking readers to experience this multiple award winning phenomenon from China's most beloved science fiction author, Liu Cixin.<br>Set against the backdrop of China's Cultural Revolution, a secret military project …

10 Spring Classics You Can Make in the Slow Cooker

Once spring rolls around, I'm happy to trade slow-cooking, ultra-hearty stews, chilis, and braises for lightened-up meals with fresher flavors and …

Cooking

Baking soda: A safe, easy treatment for arthritis?

Baking soda has been used as a home remedy for generations due to its antacid properties. Yet its benefits run even deeper, and new research may …

Immune System

Fire and Blood

• <b>Author:</b> George R.R. Martin & Doug Wheatley<p><b>The thrilling history of the Targaryens comes to life in this masterly work by the author of A Song of Ice and Fire, the inspiration for HBO’s Game of Thrones.</b> <b></b><br>With all the fire and fury fans have come to expect from internationally bestselling author George …

The Greatest Story Ever Told--So Far

• <b>Author:</b> Lawrence M. Krauss<p>From award-winning physicist, public intellectual, and the bestselling author of <i>A Universe from Nothing</i> Lawrence Krauss, comes “a masterful blend of history, modern physics, and cosmic perspective that empowers the reader to not only embrace our understanding of the …

With a library of 500,000 movies and shows, SelectTV puts Netflix to shame

popsci shop<p>Get one year of service for just $19 and receive a free HDTV antenna.<p>Neither Netflix nor Hulu can claim to be the biggest entertainment library on the web. That accolade goes to SelectTV by FreeCast, an awesome cable-cutting platform that costs less than a coffee per month. You can get …

Smart TV

Antioxidant found to wind back the clock on blood vessel function by up to 20 years

Much mystery surrounds the physiological processes by which humans age, but scientists are learning more all the time. With this knowledge come new …

Wellness

Spook Country

• <b>Author:</b> William Gibson<p><b>The “cool and scary”(San Francisco Chronicle) New York Times bestseller from the author of Pattern Recognition and Neuromancer.</b><i><br>• spook (spo͞ok) n.: A specter; a ghost. Slang for “intelligence agent.”</i><i><br>• country (ˈkən-trē) n.: In the mind or in reality. The World. The United</i> …

My Son Pioneered an Epilepsy Drug Derived From Marijuana. An FDA Panel Just Approved It

Yesterday morning a tall, lanky 16-year-old boy in a red polo shirt stood at a podium in front of a roomful of doctors, scientists, and regulators …

Cannabis

Revo SuperConnect Bluetooth Digital Radio

SuperConnect is a modern classic and arguably the world’s most acclaimed digital radio. The ultimate expression of REVO’s design and engineering …

Leonardo da Vinci

• <b>Author:</b> Walter Isaacson<p><b>The #1 New York Times bestseller</b><p><b>“A powerful story of an exhilarating mind and life...a study in creativity: how to define it, how to achieve it.” —The New Yorker</b><p><b>“Vigorous, insightful.” —The Washington Post</b><p><b>“A masterpiece.” —San Francisco Chronicle</b><p><b>“Luminous.” —The Daily Beast</b><p><b>He</b> …

Could intelligent life have existed on Earth millions of years before humans?

Reptilian menaces called Silurians evolved on Earth before humankind — at least in the “Doctor Who” rendition of the universe. But, science fiction aside, how would we know if some advanced civilization existed on our home planet millions of years before brainy humans showed up?<p>This is a serious …

Natural Gas

The Collapsing Empire

• <b>Author:</b> John Scalzi<p><b>*2018 HUGO AWARD FINALIST FOR BEST NOVEL CATEGORY*</b><p><b>“John Scalzi is the most entertaining, accessible writer working in SF today.” —Joe Hill, author of The Fireman</b><p><b>The first novel of a new space-opera sequence set in an all-new universe by the Hugo Award-winning, New York</b> …