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How to cure a bad hangover - fast and quick cures from best foods to science-approved tricks

Partied too hard last night? Don't worry, we've got your back.<p>Your liver is screaming at you, your head is banging - you're a quivering wreck.<p>Whether …

Why do analysts use the couch?

Reclining in order to talk to a therapist is a powerful experience, says Nathan Kravis. But the reasons remain unclear<p>In 1991, the New York City subway was plastered with enormous couch posters, part of an ad campaign by the Archdiocese of New York. They bore the caption (some in English, others in …

15 Weeknight Soups to Add to Your Meal Plan

There is one dish that appears pretty consistently on my weekly meal plan, and that is soup. Almost every week, there is a night designated for it — …

'Star Wars'-Style Police Hoverbikes Will Soon Be on Patrol

Battery-powered 'Hoversurf' craft will let officers in Dubai fly over traffic jams at speeds of almost 45 miles per hour.<p><i>In brief:</i> This past week at the 37th annual Gitex Technology Week, officials announced that Dubai Police officers will soon be racing over traffic jams on hoverbikes called …

Drones

How To Find A Side Hustle That Works For You | Forbes

Xiaomi’s latest laptop targets Apple’s MacBook Pro

Xiaomi entered the laptop market last year with its Mi Notebook Air that was designed to target Apple’s MacBook in both name and design. This year the Chinese company is shifting its focus to Apple’s MacBook Pro, with the launch of its own Mi Notebook Pro. The Mi Notebook Pro includes a 15.6-inch …

MacBook Pro

Rihanna talks about regrets of losing her virginity

Star also explains the infamous see-through dress she wore the CFDA Awards in 2014<p>Rihanna has expressed regrets about losing her virginity.<p>The singer …

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World<p>Four people died overnight in fresh unrest in Iran, local media reported on Monday, despite President Hassan Rouhani calling for calm and …

4 Quotes From Isaac Asimov on Science and the Dangers of Ignorance

Happy birthday to Isaac Asimov! The prolific writer was born this day in 1920. The author of the <i>Foundation</i> series, the <i>Robot</i> series, and so much more, …

Isaac Asimov

Science says these are the men who will make you orgasm

Are you on the hunt for a man who is guaranteed to give you an orgasm every time you have sex?<p>Well, we have good news! A team of scientists have been …

Space Tourism Posters

Imagination is our window into the future. At NASA/JPL we strive to be bold in advancing the edge of possibility so that someday, with the help of …

Space Tourism

Obama's dirty secret: the fossil fuel projects the US littered around the world

Through the Export-Import Bank, the Obama administration has spent nearly $34bn on dirty energy plants in countries from India to Australia to South Africa<p>Seemingly little connects a community in India plagued by toxic water, a looming air pollution crisis in South Africa and a new fracking boom …

10 more small things you do that people use to judge your personality

But we hardly covered all the weird ways in which people evaluate you. Below, we've drawn 10 <i>more</i> items from the original Quora thread, "What are the really small things that tell a lot about a person's psychology and personality?", as well as from other research.<p>Read on to learn what captures …

Psychology

What Do Women Really Want?

New from the "Love Lab" comes the book that I have been struggling to write for the past decade. This masterwork finally tells the story of what women want in a man, and how important men are in the fate of their relationships with women. Let me say upfront that this book is written for men in …

I Got a $600 Brain 'Reboot' and It Changed My World

NAD+ therapy can supposedly increase your energy, focus, and metabolism, improve your cardiovascular health, and help you detox from alcohol and drugs. All this, of course, sounds incredibly unlikely—so I thought I'd see for myself.<p>This post originally appeared on VICE UK.<p>It's good to be skeptical …

Mental Health

Here's How Your Body Knows You Found the Perfect Sexual Partner

It's all about your immune system, apparently.<p>One of the real secrets of white-hot attraction to someone isn't terribly sexy, according to a recent study published in <i>Nature</i>: It's a part of your genetic coding.<p>All humans have their own unique human leukocyte antigen (HLA) complex, which helps the …

Biology

Here’s what science says you should put in your Tinder profile to get the most right swipes

Different people have different thoughts on what should go into an online dating profile — or an app. Add a tiger pic? Or no? Or maybe the skydiving …

Leading US exorcists explain huge increase in demand for the Rite – and priests to carry them out

In the US, over the past 10 years, the number of official priest exorcists has more than quadrupled from 12 to 50.<p>But for two of America’s most active exorcists – Father Gary Thomas, whose training in Rome was chronicled in Matt Baglio's book <i>The Rite: The Making of a Modern Exorcist</i>, and Father …

Hinduism

Noel Gallagher's best insults: in pictures

How to revive and rehydrate post-sun skin

It’s often at this time of the year that I really notice how dry my skin has become. The heat of summer has gone with the change of season, and looking after your skin can become as confusing as deciding what to wear in the sometimes-sunny, sometimes-rainy weather. But like autumn dressing, you …

What It Feels Like to Die

Science is just beginning to understand the experience of life’s end.<p>“Do you want to know what will happen as your body starts shutting down?”<p>My mother and I sat across from the hospice nurse in my parents’ Colorado home. It was 2005, and my mother had reached the end of treatments for metastatic …

Consciousness

We will happily be having sex with robots soon, according to scientists

We will happily be having sex with robots soon, according to scientists.<p>The "sexbots" could be better than humans in bed and we could be looking at …

5 Plants That Can Help Purify Indoor Air, According to Science

New research shows these common house plants all absorb harmful chemicals.<p>Dracaena (Dracaena frangas)<p>All five plants did a good job removing acetone …

‘Democratization’ attempts lead to state system destruction & terrorism – Putin

Events of the past decade have shown that external attempts at democratizing a nation – with Iraq, Libya and Syria being the most graphic examples – …

Geopolitics

China: the new space superpower

For years, its space programme was shrouded in secrecy. Now, with plans for lunar and Mars missions, and crowds at its launch sites, China is ready for liftoff<p>At 8pm Beijing time on 25 June this year the tropical darkness over China’s Hainan province was temporarily banished by a blinding orange …

We Finally Know Why Women Have Orgasms, Thanks To Science

The question of the century finally gets answered.<p>9.8K<p>SHARES<p>In case you didn't know, we have sex to procreate. That’s kind of the only reason why we …

Biology

How NASA's Juno Will Teach Us About Other Solar Systems

Long the Big Kahuna, Jupiter is not only key to unlocking our own solar system’s formation history, but understanding the dynamics of other solar systems as well. NASA’s Juno spacecraft — now on the verge of doing real science from its elongated Jupiter orbit — will serve as a ground-truth basis of …

Astronomy
Japan

Astronomers Just Discovered a Morse Code Message in The Dunes of Mars

Not aliens.<p>NASA has spotted a series of strange, dark dunes on Mars that look uncannily like the dots and dashes that make up Morse code.<p>This isn't …

Startup Nation: This Israeli Company Uses Military Principles To Build Scalable Businesses

Despite being treasured for marveling landmarks and a rich legacy of power, Israel is often depicted as a severely war-stricken nation, grappling with a deep and pervasive history of sociopolitical struggle.<p>If you casually type Israel into a Google search, the headlines that surface commonly …

Israel