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How to quit sugar this year: 'It's a lifestyle change, not a diet'

It’s Monday night, and I’m clutching an eight-pack of mini Kellogg’s cereals in the queue of my local corner shop, hoping I don’t see anyone I know. This is the next best thing to the full box of Coco Pops I’ve been craving all day.<p>Call it a regression to the simpler snap, crackle and pop of …

Nutrition

The 25 Most Expensive Cars from the Year’s Biggest Collector-Car Auction Weekend

Classic Cars

Here's What's Changed, And What Hasn't, Over 48 Years of the Range Rover

The recognizably boxy off-roader has come a long way from the very first prototype of 1969.<p>Since the first prototypes emerged in 1969, a lot has changed with Land Rover's iconic Range Rover. The first models were upright, rugged 4x4s, while the newest models feature first-class accommodations and …

How to build useful and engaging mobile apps

There’s a lot developers can learn by studying what Google refers to as micro-moments and how connected consumers use the mobile web to find relevant information in real-time.<p>Consumers are always on the go. And their go to device when they need to discover something is increasingly becoming their …

Apps

What Makes This Classic Mercedes Worth $8 Million?

We’re all used to the idea that a Mercedes is expensive. Some more than others, of course: a CLA starts at just over $30k, while a Maybach S-Class …

Winter Solstice Is Coming—Year’s Shortest Day Explained

From astronomy to cultural influences, get the facts about this annual phenomenon.<p>The Northern Hemisphere's procession of dwindling days is about to reach its nadir. The winter solstice is the year's shortest day, but the start of winter also launches the sun's steady climb toward the long, warm …

Brain Scans Could Identify Depression Before Symptoms Emerge

Which could lead to more effective treatments<p>Depression is far more complex than a “chemical imbalance” in the brain—researchers have found that biology, psychology, genetics, and environmental factors all play a role in the onset and expression of the condition. Now researchers think they’ve come …

The Brain

3 perfect apps for editing holiday photos on the go

Happy holidays! Now it's time the share those precious photographs from Christmas morning and the first night of Hanukkah, but not before ensuring …

Mobile Photography

'Star in a Jar' Fusion Reactor Works and Promises Infinite Energy

For several decades now, scientists from around the world have been pursuing a ridiculously ambitious goal: They hope to develop a nuclear fusion …

Physics

This Is the Ideal Number of Sexual Partners, According to Science

While love is difficult to quantify with facts and figures, research suggests certain qualities are deemed more attractive than others. For example, …

World's Best Islands for Beaches and Natural Attractions

Sun, sand, and magnificent scenery: the allure of an island getaway is timeless.<p>“Your camera can’t capture all the hues of blue and green in the …

Beaches

10 Most Terrifying Manufacturing Defects

Cars are complex pieces of machinery, and every so often manufacturers slip up by including a component that doesn't work as intended, forcing a …

Manufacturing

How a Flea Circus Works

If you've ever seen a flea circus, then count yourself among the few. It's a dying art, but back in the day they thrilled and delighted young and old …

500-year-old secrets of boxwood miniatures unlocked - CNN Style

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How to sharpen (and hone) your knives to get ready for holiday cooking

Don't lie to me. Look me in the eyes, and tell me the truth: Who was president the last time you sharpened your knives? One of the Bushes? Harry Truman? Even if it was Barack Obama, I'll bet it was long ago enough that your blades could use a little powder on their noses, if you know what I</b> …

The Mercedes-AMG GT R Is Obscenely Fast at the Nurburgring

Mercedes-AMG's 577 horsepower monster completed a lap of the 'Ring in 7:10.92. Holy whoa.<p>If you happen to have Nissan's 2013 GT-R Nismo Nurburgring special with its Williams suspension in your garage, fear not: you can still be faster around the Nürburgring than a production Mercedes-AMG GT R. In …

Scientists followed 5,000 genius kids for 45 years — here's what they learned about success

One of the biggest takeaways: Even kids with genius-level IQs need teachers to help them reach their full potential.<p>Since it began in 1971, the Study of Mathematically Precocious Youth (SMPY) has tracked 5,000 of the smartest the children in America — the top 1%, 0.1%, and even 0.01% of all …

2018 Mercedes-Benz E-class Coupe

Bigger and bolder.<p>“If you think you cannot take off another line, go ahead and do it anyway,” says Mercedes-Benz chief designer Gorden Wagener. For instance, a crease that runs along a vehicle’s shoulder line is a styling element that defines virtually every current Mercedes, yet it is absent on …

Detroit Auto Show

2017 Mercedes-AMG E63 S 4MATIC+ Review

Smoke, brute force, the smell of burning rubber and a thrilling sound, chances are high that something along those lines comes up when you ask any …

3tags.org

8 Tools for Visual Designers and Why You Should Be Using Them

Visual designers have a tough job. They frequently have to take written information and transform it into an aesthetically pleasing image, …

Vote for your favourite wildlife image of the year – in pictures

The Natural History Museum has chosen 25 of the year’s best images from its Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2016 shortlist. Voting is open until 10 January to find the people’s choice winning photo of the year

Wildlife

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2016 Wildlife Photographer of the Year competition

The winners of the Wildlife Photographer of the Year Competition were revealed today at a ceremony at the Natural History Museum, London. American photographer Tim Laman won Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2016 for his image, Entwined lives. It frames a critically endangered Bornean orangutan …

Top 100 Tutorials for Mastering Photoshop

Photoshop is the tool of choice for most professional designers. There may be other powerful editors that offer similar functionality, but none one …

7 psychological tricks that will help you nail your next job interview

While interviewers consciously take note of the answers you provide, your body language reveals subconscious clues to your personality and attitude.<p>So how do you ensure that your body language is giving off the right vibes? A Quora thread discussed just that, answering the question: "What are some …

How to tell if you’re a workaholic

There’s a difference between pulling long hours and having an out-of-control urge to work. But where’s the line?<p>Everyone loves a hard worker.<p>In fact, pulling long hours on the job and earning big is considered by many to be the modern mark of success. Being labelled a workaholic is, as often as …

Mental Health

5 strategies for remembering everything you learn

• Knowledge about the subject at hand, like math, history, or programming<p>• Knowledge about how learning actually works<p>The bad news: Our education system often skips one of them. This is problematic, given that your ability to learn is such a huge predictor of success in life, from achieving in …

Learning

Making space rocket fuel from water could drive a power revolution on Earth

Researchers led by NASA's former chief technologist are hoping to launch a satellite carrying water as the source of its fuel. The team from Cornell …

New Wind Turbines Could Power Japan for 50 Years After a Single Typhoon

Typhoons are generally associated with mass destruction, but a Japanese engineer has developed a wind turbine that can harness the tremendous power …