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People Who Constantly Point Out Grammar Mistakes Are Pretty Much Jerks, Scientists Find

But you probably already knew that.<p>Scientists have found that people who constantly get bothered by grammatical errors online have "less agreeable" …

Psychology

The ‘New Seven Wonders of the World’

The Great Wall of China. The Taj Mahal. Petra. The Colosseum. Christ the Redeemer. Chichén Itzá. Machu Picchu.<p>These sites and monuments are popularly known as the “new Seven Wonders of the World,” modern additions to the ancient Seven Wonders laid out by Philo of Byzantium in 250 B.C., which …

Ancient History

HP quietly installs system-slowing spyware on its PCs

Lenovo has only just settled a massive $3.5 million fine for preinstalling adware on laptops without users' consent, and now it seems HP is getting in on the stealth installation action, too. According to numerous reports gathered by <i>Computer World,</i> the brand is deploying a telemetry client on …

World's first human head transplant a success, controversial scientist claims

The world's first human head transplant has allegedly been performed on a corpse in an 18 hour operation which successfully connected the spine, nerves and blood vessels of two people.<p>The operation was carried out by a team led by Dr Xiaoping Ren of Harbin Medical University, China, who last year …

Africa’s last absolute monarch wants to ban divorce

King Mswati III of Swaziland is Africa’s last absolute monarch. The 49-year old king who calls himself <i>ngweyama,</i> “the lion,” owns most of the country’s land and rules by decree, appointing all of the government’s top positions. Now he may make Swaziland the first country in Africa to outlaw …

Southern Africa

6 Healthy Recipes For When You Barely Have Time to Cook

Cooking

Avocados could benefit metabolic syndrome and weight loss, say scientists

Good news for avocado fans<p>Chunky guacamole or smashed with a poached egg? However you like your avocado, this 'superfood' favourite isn't going …

Diabetes

No more 'superbugs'? Maple syrup extract enhances antibiotic action

SAN FRANCISCO, April 2, 2017 -- Antibiotics save lives every day, but there is a downside to their ubiquity. High doses can kill healthy cells along …

These 8 Kitchen Tools Will Make Sunday Meal Prep a Cinch

Deciding you want to start meal-prepping is easy; finding all the right tools is the tricky part. Just kidding—you have us! Need the best machine to …

Slow Cookers

Taste Beyond The Tongue

Nelson Mandela's granddaughter turns back on his ANC party

Nelson Mandela’s eldest granddaughter will no longer vote for South Africa’s ruling African National Congress, saying the party no longer held the values that her grandfather had fought for.<p>Ndileka Mandela, 52, a nurse who runs a Mandela family foundation to uplift the rural poor, said she had been …

Confirmed: This Is the Only Popular Diet That Actually Works

In an age when diets are as trendy and transient as the latest Swedish buzzword, it can be hard to discern between sustainable plans and short-lived …

Diets

Everything about this ridiculous “CNN Nutrition” ad is a lie

You may have seen a much-circulated story, allegedly posted on CNN’s website, in which a Cornell University student claims to have lost 37 pounds through a diet regimen consisting of apple cider vinegar and supplements of <i>Garcinia cambogia</i>, a type of tropical fruit.<p>If it is not immediately obvious …

Holistic Medicine

Federal Court Rules Three Texas Congressional Districts Illegally Drawn

A panel of federal judges ruled on Friday that three of Texas' congressional districts are illegal, violating the Constitution and the Voting Rights Act. The panel found that Republicans had used race as a motivating factor in redistricting.<p>Judges Xavier Rodriguez and Orlando Garcia wrote the …

U.S. Federal Courts

When All Else Fails, Blame the Black Guy—Trump Calls for a Congressional Inquiry Into Obama ‘Wiretap’

<b>Updated Sunday, March 5, 2017, 11 a.m. EST:</b> It seems as if President Loco is going to his tired and false bag of toddler tricks again. As with the …

Donald Trump

iPhone’s high ‘failure rate’ gives Android the edge on reliability

iOS might be the “world’s most advanced mobile operating system,” according to Apple, but it isn’t the most reliable, according to a new study.<p>New data shows that iPhone’s “performance issues and high failure rates” over the last year make Android more stable. iPhone 6 and iPhone 6s are said to be …

This Simple Trick Makes Box Cake Mix 1,000 Times Better

It's life-changing.<p>I consider myself a baker — which to me means, I bake at least once a week, if not more. And more often than not, I'd rather go the extra mile and make things from scratch than use a mix, a refrigerated dough or a pre-made batter. I just feel like mixing a few ingredients makes a …

The new wave of ‘unlimited’ data plans: How Verizon, Sprint, T-Mobile, and AT&T compare

Over the last week, all four of the major United States carriers either announced new unlimited data plans or made changes to existing plans in an effort to better compete. With all four carriers offering some form of unlimited data, now may be as good of a time as ever to analyze your current plan …

Trump's south Florida estate raises ethics questions

PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — President Donald Trump's south Florida estate is no longer just the place where he goes to escape.<p>He has described the sprawling Mar-a-Lago property as the Winter White House and has spent two weekends there so far this month. But it's also become a magnet for anti-Trump …

Donald Trump

The Cheapest Fruits and Vegetables Month-by-Month

Cheapest Fruits and Vegetables Month-by-Month<p>Buy Produce in Season for the Best Price and Taste<p>Updated July 02, 2017<p>An easy way to save on fruits and …

Food

Do These 7 Things to Age Well

Exercise, diet, even attitude can be as important as genetics when it comes to growing old gracefully. “Old age,” as Bette Davis once said, “is no …

Wellness

The Truth About Fish Oil Supplements

Omega-3 fatty acids are healthy fats that are essential for good health, and since our body doesn't make them, we have to get them from other …

OneHalf

5 Mistakes You're Probably Making in Your Journey to Be Healthier

<i>The following post was originally featured on Fit Bottomed Girls and written by Dave Smith, who is part of POPSUGAR Collective.</i><p>Losing weight seems like something that should be simple. Eat less, exercise more and the weight will go away.<p>I mentioned it already: Eat less + Exercise = Weight-Loss. …

Fitness

Top 10 Healthy Food Trends for 2017

I can't believe 2016 is almost over. It certainly was a big year. Food wise, we saw cauliflower everything, avocado toast start to pitter out …

Elon Musk Takes Customer Complaint on Twitter From Idea to Execution in 6 Days | Inc.com

For business leaders, social media can be confusing (and sometimes dangerous) territory.<p>But last month, Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk provided a master class in how to use social media effectively. When a Tesla owner complained about fellow consumers hogging spots at a local charging station, Musk …

Tesla

The inflammation-fighting oil you’ll want to use with pretty much every meal

If you fight allergies, digestive problems, irritated skin, headaches, or even serious chronic health problems, then you might be familiar with …

Is Sugar the New Smoking?

Thirty years ago, we were blind to the dangers of secondhand smoke. Now it’s our addiction to sugar and processed food that will shock future …

Processed Food

The 7 worst things you can do if you're trying to lose weight

Here’s the problem with diets: More often than not, they’re too hard or unhealthy to sustain in the long run, and too frequently they end in weight</i> …

Fitness

Simple breath test can detect cancer and 16 other diseases

Ancient Greek physicians figured that our breath was a strong health indicator, but researchers from the Israel Institute of Technology have proven just how true that is. They developed a device that uses nanoparticles to identify 17 different diseases, including lung cancer and Parkinson's …