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New wine glass attaches to top of bottle to help people drink faster

Ever fancy a glass of wine but can't be bothered to lift the bottle and pour?<p>This wine glass bottle bung has solved that issue, attaching straight to the neck of the bottle, turning your bottle of wine into an oversized glass.<p>A bottle of wine contains 10 units of alcohol - and the recommended …

The Non-Runner's Guide To Running: 5 Tips For Getting Started

Congratulations on your decision to become a runner! There is no cheaper, no purer, and no more accessible form of exercise than this. Plus, it's free. So let's get you started.<p>Despite seeming very simple, running can incorporate an amazing amount of variables - shoe firmness; heel strike patterns; …

The Japanese Diet - a Diet To Lose Weight, Remain Slim & Be Healthy!

For no people on earth is it more true than the Japanese, when you say, "you are what you eat". The Japanese are, by all accounts, the people with …

Science says parents of unsuccessful kids could have these 6 things in common

Parenting is a tough job and there are infinite ways to succeed and fail. With so many ways to parent, how can you be sure that what your doing is best for your child? Here are six things parents do that might be making kids unsuccessful, according to psychology research.<p><i>Produced by</i> <i>Darren Weaver</i> …

Parenting

Physicists Just Found a Link Between Dark Energy And The Arrow of Time

Is dark energy the reason time moves forward?<p>For years, physicists have attempted to explain dark energy - a mysterious influence that pushes space …

There's a Scientific Reason Why You Should Be Going Down on Your Girlfriend

Here's a message for people who have sex with people with vaginas, brought to you by Charles Darwin: Go down on your goddamn partners already.<p>There …

Researchers show that four-stranded DNA is formed and unfolded - Scienmag: Latest Science and Health News

Researchers at Umeå University in Sweden have discovered that specific DNA sequences that are rich in the DNA building block guanine in the yeast …

Scientists made see-through wood that's stronger than glass

Researchers at the University of Maryland were able pull away color and chemicals from a block of wood to leave it impressively see-through. The result is a material that is both stronger and more insulating than glass, with better biodegradability than plastic. "We were very surprised by how …

Kitchen Science: gastrophysics brings the universe into your kitchen

This title will probably come as a surprise to you. Astrophysics concerns enormous scales of space, time and energy; kitchens are relatively small, …

Top Tips from 17 Amazing Makers

For our 50th issue of <i>Make:</i> (April/May 2016), we decided to talk to a number of people who have contributed to the magazine, shown at Maker Faire, written for the website, and who have basically been a huge part of the success of Maker Media, to share some of what they’ve been up to recently. We …

Makerspaces

Trump doesn't buy idea that Facebook would try to derail his campaign

Donald Trump says he's not worried about Facebook trying to derail his campaign for the White House.<p>The Republican candidate responded this weekend to a report that Facebook employees wanted CEO Mark Zuckerberg to consider the company's "responsibility" to stop Trump from winning the nomination.<p>He …

Donald Trump

Researchers use light and sound waves to control electron states

University of Oregon physicists have combined light and sound to control electron states in an atom-like system, providing a new tool in efforts to …

Physics

The Science of Memory: How to Effortlessly Boost Your Retention and Recall

There's an easy way to improve your memory, but don't take my word for it - here's the research.<p>Have you ever had trouble remembering names? I know I have. There's nothing more embarrassing than having someone who "knows you" start a conversation while you're running through your mental Rolodex and …

Why Your Gut Microbiome Could Hold the Key to Solving the Obesity Epidemic

Until only a few years ago, medical science taught doctors that the three to five pounds of bacteria that are housed in our digestive system played a limited role in our well-being.<p>As the former dean of Harvard medical school, Sydney Burwell once said, "Half of what you are taught in medical school …

10 Strategies to Reverse Autoimmune Disease

Autoimmune diseases, when taken all together, become a HUGE health burden. Among these are rheumatoid arthritis, lupus, multiple sclerosis, psoriasis, celiac disease, and thyroid disease. In fact, over 80 diseases have been classified as autoimmune and the list is growing.<p>Per the latest stats, 50 …

New Ultrathin Solar Cells Are Light Enough to Sit on a Soap Bubble

Scientists have created the thinnest, lightest solar power cells yet — so lightweight that they can be draped on top of a soap bubble without popping …

Engineering

10 Science-Backed Ways to Become a Happier Person

A boatload of research offers practical advice you can use to start being happier today.<p>Science has landed a probe on a comet hurtling through space, wiped smallpox from the face of the earth, and split the atom. Surely research can come up with a few ways to make humans happier.<p>Thanks to the …

10 Parenting Habits to Develop Before Your Child Becomes a Teen

I started parenting habits prior to the "dreaded teen years" that I hope will carry my influence further and create a positive relationship with my …

Parenting

How Mindfulness Affects Your Blood Sugar

It's good news when managing our health is in our hands.<p>You've been told a meditation practice can help you better manage the stress in your life, but did you know it might help you manage your blood sugar levels, too?<p>A new Brown University study published in the American Journal of Health Behavior …

Diabetes

The 5 Best Exercises for Weight Loss

The goals of the top exercises for weight loss are two fold. The first objective is to create a calorie deficit conducive to losing weight by burning …

5 Physical Signs Your Eating Habits Need to Change | Women's Health

1. You Are Completely Wiped All the Time <b><br>The possible culprit:</b> low iron levels.<br>Iron is an essential mineral that keeps your energy levels high—it helps transport oxygen throughout the body, aiding your body in functioning at its best. But when levels are low, energy can lag: Your body isn’t able to …

Why Getting Bigger Can Be a Better Fitness Goal Than Getting Smaller | Women's Health

Before New Mexico-based veterinarian Sarah Walley, 33, made "gaining" her goal, “bulking up” basically meant telling femininity to eff off. “I would stick to the weight machines, typically aiming for at least 20 reps because my mama always told me that girls should lift lighter weights with high …

Are You Crazy for Working Out While Sick?

<i>By K. Aleisha Fetters</i>, <i>Life by Daily Burn</i><p>Even if you’re psyched to work out, let’s be honest, sometimes your body is just not having it. We’re all for …

Exercise

Top 5 evolution misconceptions you should stop believing

Given its huge success in describing the natural world for the past 150 years, the theory of evolution is remarkably misunderstood. In a recent …

Viva vagus: Wandering nerve could lead to range of therapies

With outposts in nearly every organ and a direct line into the brain stem, the vagus nerve is the nervous system’s superhighway. About 80 percent of …

Why do our cell's power plants have their own DNA?

It’s one of the big mysteries of cell biology. Why do mitochondria—the oval-shaped structures that power our cells—have their own DNA, and why have …

Microsoft's Translator app plays catch-up with Google

The version for iPhones now lets you use the device's camera to translate signs, menus and the like, while the version for Android devices can work offline.<p>Microsoft has a couple new tricks up its sleeve to help it better compete with Google Translate.<p>Released Thursday, the version of Microsoft …

Apps

The Best Time of Day to Drink Your Protein Shake

Drag your butt to the gym, slay your session, down a protein shake within 30 minutes, and go on with your day—we all know the formula to carve killer …