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Suicide machine draws crowds at Amsterdam funeral show

A controversial suicide pod that enables its occupant to kill themselves at a press of a button went on display at Amsterdam funeral show on Saturday.<p>…

Hot Rods

Classic desserts go vegan

Gen-Y’s fascination for clean, healthy eating has also had a trickle down effect on the range of sweet treats now available on your dessert platter. …

Dessert

The moment Captain America met his rescue pup is pure love

Evans came upon his new best friend, who he later named Dodger, while on the set last year of the drama "Gifted."<p>"One of the last scenes we were …

Pets

TV theme song helps police locate lost husky

Being separated from a pet is never an easy thing. There's a lot of searching, posting of "Have You Seen This Dog?" flyers and enlisting people to …

Pets

China’s Built a Road So Smart It Will Be Able to Charge Your Car

The road to China’s autonomous-driving future is paved with solar panels, mapping sensors and electric-battery rechargers as the nation tests an …

Plug-in Hybrid EVs

If you love staying up late and sleeping in, doing otherwise might actually hurt your health

Here’s one more way our modern sleep schedules might be killing us.<p>Night owls might get a rap for staying up too late watching Netflix or getting lost in meme spirals on the web, but it’s not all fun and games. Study after study shows the later you sleep and rise, the more likely you are to develop …

Sleep

The Rocky Mountaineer Is the Most Luxurious Way to Explore Canada

The luxury passenger train just announced four new vacation packages for 2019.<p>Some good things come in moving packages — like the Rocky Mountaineer train's new travel bundles. This privately owned luxury tourist train is the largest in the world and has just added four new trips across Canada to …

Trains

If You Want to Shed Arm Fat, These Are the 11 Exercises to Get You There

Even though most experts agree that you can't spot-reduce fat, it's not unusual to want to target certain parts of the body during a workout. If you're looking to shape up your arms, shed fat, and get stronger, we've picked out the most effective full-body exercises for you. Because it's true — you …

Workouts

This Full-Body Workout From the "Kettlebell King" Will Leave You Feeling Sore and Badass

Eric Leija is known as primal.swoledier on Instagram, but around here he's known as the Kettlebell King. He's known for consistently posting kettlebell workouts that target pretty much every muscle in the body, including ones you didn't even know existed. And his emphasis on functional movement and …

Workouts

Hit the Gym With This Effective Total Body One-Dumbbell Workout

You already know that strength training is a crucial component to any workout routine if you want to get fit, get healthy, and lose weight.<p>Lifting …

Workouts

EXCLUSIVE: By CHLOE, the vegan Shake Shack, receives $31 million investment to expand globally

How millennial-driven vegan chain by CHLOE used social media to plot international expansion in London, Dubai and beyond<p>The vegan Shake Shack has …

Hospitality

There's a Link Between Autism And Epilepsy, And Scientists Might Have Figured It Out

Their brains can't calm down.<p>Researchers have discovered why a mutated gene causes seizures in some children who have autism.<p>Autism spectrum disorder …

Autism

This self-sustaining Australian home harvests its own food, energy, and water

Building a self-sustaining home can involve a higher upfront investment, but it usually pays off in the long run thanks to increased efficiency and …

Aquaponics

Scientists Found That The Soul Doesn’t Die – It Goes Back To The Universe

According to two leading scientists, the human brain is, in fact, a <b>‘biological computer’</b> and the consciousness of people is a program run by the …

Consciousness

MIT's wearable device can 'hear' the words you say in your head

If you've read any sort of science fiction, it's likely you've heard about subvocalization, the practice of silently saying words in your head. It's common when we read (though it does slow you down), but it's only recently begun to be used as a way to interact with our computers and mobile …

Wearable Tech

Companion planting combinations

Companion planting – combining plants for the benefit of one or both of the companions – is an age-old gardening tradition.<p>Advertisement<p>Companion …

Gardening

There's now even more evidence that one type of protein is best for your body

• <b>A study of more than 81,000 people in North America found that meat protein-eaters increased their risk of heart disease twofold.</b>• <b><br>But people who ate</b> …

Nutrition

Cat Brings Unexpected Guest To Dinner

“They’ll follow each other around. They might have grown up together.”<p>Living on 5 acres of farmland in rural Minnesota, Nick Rodgers is pretty used …

Pets

6 Easy Moves to Help You Sculpt a Stronger Butt

Your glutes comprise one of the largest muscle groups in your body. So yes, a pert derrière looks good in jeans, but strong butt muscles also protect …

Workouts

Beginning Exerciser? Start With This Basic Total Body Strength Workout

The basic total body workout targets all the muscles in the body, including the hips, glutes, thighs, chest, back, shoulders, arms and abs. This …

Workouts

9 fitness apps that eliminate every single workout excuse

Name any excuse not to exercise and there's an app for that.<p>I’m too busy. I’m not a morning person. I’m travelling.<p>When it comes to excuses to skip the gym, we’re full of them.<p>But whether it’s not having time, not knowing what exercise to do or simply not being able to find the motivation to …

Fitness

Vegan Refried Bean Burrito with Jalapeño Cilantro Hummus

<i>This easy Vegan Refried Bean Burrito with Jalapeño Cilantro Hummus is perfect for lunch or a weeknight meal. It can be customized to suit your</i> …

Healthy Eating

Georgia woman found half-decomposed, crawling with maggots — and still alive, police say

A bedridden woman was found living in squalor in her home in northern Georgia, partly decomposing and covered in cockroaches and maggots, authorities said.<p>First responders discovered the woman, who is in her 50s, after responding to a call about an unresponsive person last week at the home in …

Crime

Do Mountain Climbers for a Cardio and Total Body Strength Workout

Climbing a mountain is no easy feat, but what if that mountain is actually the floor?<p>That's the concept behind mountain climbers which asks the …

Mountaineering

How to master your full wheel pose—AKA the queen of heart openers

Sign up for any vinyasa yoga class, and you’ll probably come face-to-face with wheel pose—the asana is known as the *queen* of all heart openers. …

Yoga

How to Be More Flexible

These simple moves will help you breathe deep, stand tall, and loosen up all over. You haven’t felt this good since you were doing cartwheels in the …

Yoga

11 Dairy-Free Recipes You’d Swear Were the Real Thing

If you're among the 33 percent of all people worldwide who are lactose intolerant (40 million of whom are American), these dairy-free recipes of the …

Ice Cream

Chaturanga Dandasana Tutorial: How to Save Your Shoulders

Chaturangadandasana is one of yoga's most challenging postures, so it's startling how often it's introduced to yoga beginners with only the slightest …

14 Vegan Breakfast Recipes With 7 Ingredients or Fewer

These simple vegan breakfast recipes are going to revolutionize your morning routine. They each have just seven main ingredients, so you can whip …

Large butts, big thighs: why weightlifting is so empowering to women

We’re always told to diet and tone – to take up less space, rather than more. Now I’m pumping iron and proud to be expanding<p>I remember the first time I tried to pull a bar off the floor loaded with two big weights. Unease pooled in my stomach. My trainer was patient, perhaps a little bemused. “I’ve …

Feminism