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Researches Find That Your Weight Can Affect Your Brain

The common belief if that our weight can affect only our physical health and there’s absolutely no chance for it to affect our brain.Obesity is …

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AT&T is making millions by selling your phone records to the police

It’s one thing for telecom companies to hand over citizens’ communications metadata when the law requires it, but it’s a whole new ball game when a firm turns that into a business.<p>According to documents obtained by The Daily Beast, that’s exactly what AT&T has done. As part of its Hemisphere …

National Geographic will stream DiCaprio's climate change doc film for free

Hollywood A-lister Leonardo DiCaprio has recently devoted himself to raising awareness of the negative effects of climate change and his new environmental documentary <i>Before the Flood</i> will soon be on National Geographic.<p>The eco-flick is slated to premiere on National Geographic on October 30 and …

Disney may try to get even bigger to compete with merged AT&T-Time Warner

With a market capitalization of $150 billion, the<p>Walt Disney Co.is an entertainment behemoth.<p>But the Burbank-based company could soon find itself in an unfamiliar position: dwarfed.<p>If regulators approve AT&T’s $85.4-billion acquisition of<p>Time Warner Inc., the combined company would be far bigger …

UK weather: Storm Angus set to batter Britain with strong winds and heavy rain as winter finally arrives

Winter is coming - and it's going to be colder, wetter and that bit more unpleasant than last year.<p>Forecasters have announced that the cold season is …

Documents show AT&T secretly sells customer data to law enforcement

According to company documents revealed by the Daily Beast, data from Hemisphere program is sold to police departments for $100,000 to $1m a year<p>Telecommunications giant AT&T is selling access to customer data to local law enforcement in secret, new documents released on Monday reveal.<p>The program, …

What Happens When an Astronaut Gets Sick in Space?

<i>The human body is an amazing thing. For each one of us, it’s the most intimate object we know. And yet most of us don’t know enough about it: its</i> …

The 'Doctor Strange' reviews are in, and they are magically delicious

LOS ANGELES — Critics who were the first to write about <i>Doctor Strange</i> found a lot to agree on: It looks amazing, it looks ... <i>amazing ...</i> and WOW, …

10 Slimming Foods to Eat If You Sit All Day

“Wanna take a sit break?” said no desk-bound employee, ever. Most of corporate America is already sitting for eight to 10 hours daily, so instead, we …

Logan trailer: first sight of Hugh Jackman's final Wolverine film

The trailer for the third and last of the Wolverine series has materialised on the internet, with Jackman’s metal-clawed mutant fighting age as well has the usual foes<p>After a six second teaser yesterday, the full trailer for Hugh Jackman’s latest – and apparently last – outing as Wolverine has hit …

Why we are 'risk-stupid,' even when our lives depend on it

<b>(CNN) —</b> News events are a constant reminder that the world is full of risk. Jets crash or vanish into the sea. Terrorists perpetrate nearly unthinkable acts of violence on civilians. Nature sends us tornadoes, floods, sharks, snakes, bacteria, viruses and countless other deadly threats. Certain …

7 reasons why the Google Pixel is the best Android phone

That's because the Pixel has a lot of advantages you won't find in any other phone.<p>Here are the most important unique features in the Pixel.

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Earth's streak of record warm months is coming to an end... but it will be back

The planet is temporarily ending its streak of record warm global monthly temperatures, according to data released Tuesday by the National Oceanic …

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Google's 'DeepMind' AI platform can now learn without human input

DeepMind is now capable of teaching itself based on information it already possesses.<p>In a significant step forward for artificial intelligence, Alphabet’s hybrid system — called a Differential Neural Computer (DNC) — uses the existing data storage capacity of conventional computers while pairing it …

Gardening 101: Agave

Agave, <i>Agave americana:</i> “Century Plant”<p>Sometimes even in a very small garden you need something dramatic, a focal point that catches the eye. You …

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