Barry Katz

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Just How Many Star Wars Cliches Did They Pack into That Rogue One Trailer?

An obsessive, historical journey through every Star Wars trailer.<p>The idea behind <i>Rogue One: A Star Wars Story</i> is a bold one. Lucasfilm built its highly lucrative franchise by following the saga of the Skywalkers, the Jedis, and the Force. But in striking out with these new anthology films, the …

Star Wars

Star Wars

The Millennium Falcon flies in for a last minute assist in a new French ad for Renault that ties into Solo: A Star Wars Story.<p>4 hours ago<p>Kevin Burwick<p>…

“Let the Palestinian people go”: What younger Jews will be asking of Israel at Passover Seder this year

<b>(Reuters/Abir Sultan)</b><p>Or at least give them the vote! No better time than this Passover to challenge Netanyahu’s hard line on Palestine<p>Michael Lerner<p>March 27, 2015 12:00pm (UTC)<p>What makes this year’s Passover Seders unlike any others is that a majority of American Jews have been forced to face the …

Israel

Disney's retelling the 'Star Wars' film saga with Legos

There isn't a way to turn back time and prevent the <i>Star Wars</i> prequels from ever releasing (just ask Cher), but maybe Disney XD's upcoming crack at them could make the flicks palatable. You see, the channel is prepping the launchpad for <i>The Force Awakens</i>' December release with a Lego retelling of the …

Yes, Processed Food 'Makes' Us Fat -- But Science Provides Two New Clues As To Why

It’s no secret that more people are overweight or obese than not these days. But the question continues to be <i>why</i> the rates are increasing, despite so much public health knowledge about healthy eating and exercise. While overeating is not <i>technically</i> an addiction, it certainly mirrors the disorder in …

Holistic Medicine

Do Carbohydrates Make You Fat?

To learn about health, one must study health<p>There are few topics in the health and fitness community that are as controversial as carbohydrate …

Nutrition

The 6 lowest-carb 'pasta' recipes you’ll ever eat

Food

Mother and daughter with dyspraxia offer help on video

<b>A mother and daughter with dyspraxia have been making friendly, informal videos to help those who share their condition.</b><p>Kerry Pace loves gardening and dancing. She runs a company that helps disabled students who find regular learning methods difficult, mentoring them over Skype on time management …

Mentoring

How to Use Microsoft Office for Free

It’s no coincidence that one of the first things users ask when they purchase a new device is how to download Microsoft Office for free. Microsoft …

How to Poach an Egg Perfectly Every Time

Luckily, this video can help you perfect your poaching method once and for all. Check it out:<p>So, remember: Use fresh, cold eggs; reduce boiling water to a simmer, and slide the egg carefully into the center of the pot; let it cook for three to five minutes; and remove it carefully with a slotted …

What Sugar Does to Your Body

<b>Glucose</b><p>It seeps through the walls of your small intestine, triggering your pancreas to secrete insulin, a hormone that grabs glucose from your blood and delivers it to your cells to be used as energy.<br>• But many sweet treats are loaded with so much glucose that it floods your body, lending you a quick …

61 Ways to Lose Weight

Small changes can lead to really great results<p>A few years ago, one of my friends at <i>Men's Health</i> stepped on the scale and was horrified by the result. He'd somehow managed to pack 20 pounds of flab onto his previously skinny frame. When he looked into the mirror, he saw a fat guy staring back. He …

4 habits for a healthy gut

They are terms previously not part of polite conversation -- let alone TV commercials: Intestinal distress. Irregularity. Irritable bowel syndrome.<p>Where food goes after it's eaten, however, has become a hot topic. Indeed, emerging research is linking the health of the gut -- the entire digestive …

Why Your Health Is a Gut Call

Scientists say you can blame your biggest health problems, from obesity to depression, on the bacteria inside your colon<p>One of the last great frontiers of medicine is—ahem—up your butt. No, that's not a playground jab.<p>Scientists call the numerous interrelated species of bacteria in your colon a …

Smash Fat Faster

New research suggests that the role of exercise has been underrated compared to a diet. Here's why working out really matters<p>Not long ago I found myself in a situation you can probably identify with. My family and I were on a weekend trip with another family, and for breakfast I made myself a …

Why You Should Avoid Carbs at Bedtime

<i>Recharge your strength, sex drive, muscle mass, and health. Pick up your copy of</i> Keep It Up: The Power of Precision Medicine to Conquer Low T and Revitalize Your Life <i>today!</i><p>That’s just one effective way to wrestle back control of your blood sugar and optimize your body for building muscle and …

100 ways to burn fat fast

To stoke your metabolism and prime your body to drop fat, you've got to go beyond the basics.<p>Here are 100 tried-and-true methods to help you lose …

The fighter workout

There’s a way to burn fat without doing hours of skull-numbing cardio: martial arts training.<p>That’s right: Used for years in boxing and MMA training, …

Martial Arts

The most important wireless carrier in America

T-Mobile isn’t the biggest carrier in America, but it is quickly becoming the most important. The company struggled for years to compete with Verizon …

Healthy Fish Tacos - How to Make The Easiest Way

Why I Gave Up Peanut Butter Cups Forever

At six weeks, doctors removed most of my pancreas. Then, at six months, they removed most of what was left.<p>It was an ordeal. I was born with a genetic condition that caused my pancreas to pump way more insulin than I needed, causing dangerously low blood sugars. In 1989, when I was born, this was …

Do Your Gut Bacteria Influence Your Metabolism?

In a new study, researchers were able to make mice lean or obese by altering their gut bacteria. Jeffrey Gordon, an author of the study, discusses how the interaction between diet and the microbial community in our gut influences our health.<p>Transcript<p>IRA FLATOW, HOST:<p>This is SCIENCE FRIDAY. I am …

An 8-Minute Fat Loss Workout

Most of us exercise more than we actually need to. Sure, if you want to finish an Ironman triathlon, do a marathon, or compete in some crazy competition such as the Crossfit Games, then you'll need either amazing genetics or a lot of time on your hands to exercise.<p>But if you just want to burn fat, …

The Best Breakfast to Eat for Weight Loss

By the end of the study, the large-breakfast group had lost two and a half times more weight and 4.6 more inches from their waists than the women who ate their largest meals in the evening. But it gets better: The big-breakfast eaters also had lower levels of bad cholesterol and higher levels of …

Tiny T-Mobile isn’t so tiny anymore

Advertisement<p>3 Comments<p>T-Mobile CEO John Legere was a very happy man on T-Mobile’s(s tmus) first ever earnings call on Thursday. He had every reason …

Isis Mobile Wallet teams up with American Express for nationwide rollout

Isis is gearing up to expand its Mobile Wallet service nationwide in the coming months, but its plans don't end there. The company has just announced that it's teaming up with American Express to bring the latter's Serve platform to Isis Mobile Wallet. Serve account holders will be able to make use …

Can Probiotics Help You Lose Weight?

Probiotics are so hot right now. Every week bring news of another benefit tied to these tiny bacteria (did you know they can affect the way you …