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Fuel Buzz: Turmeric as a Recovery Supplement

<i>A spice commonly used in Indian curries, turmeric’s restorative properties may prove especially beneficial for runners.</i><p>Along with kale, beets, chia …

Food

Watch Out GoPro, This Camera Promises To Edit Your Video For You

In April 2012, Bruno Gregory was cycling through the Berkeley hills with a friend who was visiting from his home country of Brazil. An avid rider, the then 33-year-old Gregory suggested that they take his little-used GoPro and strap it to his friend’s bike to capture their scenic trip along a …

A revolutionary tool is helping us unlock the secrets of DNA

But in the meantime, this tool, called CRISPR, is helping us do something else — something that's essential if we want to really re-write the genetic code. <b>It's helping us understand what genes actually do, both in humans and in animals.</b><p>The big misunderstanding of the age of genetics is that people …

How I Fixed My Running Form

The first step is getting some spatulas.<p>I look tall when I run.<p>That’s what other runners tell me. At 5’2” I’m amazed to hear that my height appears colossal. I attribute it to good posture and great running form. But it wasn’t always that way. After an injury—hamstring tendinitis—threw off my …

Marathons

6 reasons why exercise can supercharge your productivity

Starbucks President Michelle Gass wakes up at 4:30 a.m. every morning to run. <i>Vogue</i> editor Anna Wintour is on the tennis court by 6:00 a.m. every morning before work. Richard Branson, founder of Virgin Group, frequently starts his day with a morning run.<p>What do these highly successful people know …

20 Videos We Couldn’t Stop Watching In 2014

From science explainers to exploding spice bags to a David Lynch-directed nail polish commercial, these were the best videos made in 2014.<p>In the breakneck pace of digital culture today, our attention span has been whittled down to the length of a two-second GIF. Deciding to click play on a longer …

Taco Bell

100 things we didn't know last year

<b>Interesting and unexpected facts can emerge from daily news stories and the Magazine picks out such snippets for its weekly feature, 10 things we didn't know last week. Here's an almanac of the best of 2014.</b><p><b>1. The Pentagon has</b> a plan for combating a zombie apocalypse.<p>Find out more (Foreign</b> …

A Chinese Startup Made This Gorgeous iPhone Clone That's Thinner Than Any Phone In The World

The Oppo R5 is the thinnest smartphone in the world.<p>It's more than two millimeters slimmer than the iPhone 6, and it's so skinny it can't even fit a standard headphone jack.<p>The phone, which was unveiled at the end of October, is only available in a few select countries at the moment. It will …

How Fast Can I Get In The Swim?

<i>Realistic goal setting to reach your swim potential.</i><p>Ever wondered how far your swimming athletic potential could take you? Well, it depends. Here’s …

I Tried The iPhone Keyboard That Lets You Type More Than 100 Words Per Minute

There are plenty of keyboard apps out there to help you type faster, but I've never seen anything quite like Nintype, the new iPhone keyboard that promises typing speeds up to 130 words per minute.<p>Nintype uses a combination of methods to achieve this speed. It's designed to be used with two hands …

9 Amazing and Gross Things Scientists Discovered About Microbes This Year

Author: Greg Miller<p>07:00 am<p>We can't see them, but they are all around us. On us. In us. Our personal microbes—not to mention those in the environment …

Top 5 Neuroscience Discoveries of 2014

The business world embraced neuroscience as the key to breakthrough performance in 2014.<p>In 2014, neuroscience leapt out of the research laboratories and became an integral part of how we think (literally) about business. Here are the discoveries and insights that have changed the workplace over the …

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23andMe and Me: Why Policymakers Should Set the Genetic Testing Company Free

The FDA has banned 23andMe from selling its personal genetic testing kits. But consumers should know the truth about themselves—and so policymakers …

How a Math Genius Hacked OkCupid to Find True Love | WIRED

With that, he created two profiles, one with a photo of him rock climbing and the other of him playing guitar at a music gig. “Regardless of future …

35 Clearest Waters In The World To Swim In Before You Die

Every one loves taking a dip in the clearest of waters on a beautiful hot summers day. So if you are missing the summer already then check out our …

National Parks

90-Minute DNA Screening Available Soon For Law Enforcement

The rapid test is being evaluated by the Pentagon.<p>Current human DNA tests take two to three weeks to be completed, and must be sent into an accredited laboratory. But a new rapid test, which could analyze human DNA in 90 minutes in the field, is nearly complete, Pentagon and industry officials told …

Genetics

10 Simple Things You Can Do Today That Will Make You Happier, Backed By Science

Happiness is so interesting, because we all have different ideas about what it is and how to get it. It’s also no surprise that it’s the Nr.1 value …

Damon Albarn - Everyday Robots (Official Video)

Jairam Singhal Believes Drinking Cow Urine Controls His Diabetes

Like millions of people, Jairam Singhal has diabetes.<p>Unlike most of those people, he chooses to treat it in a manner most people might find repulsive: Drinking cow urine.<p>Every morning for the past 10 years, Singhal, 42, has guzzled down a glass of pee harvested fresh from a virgin cow at a cattle …

Supreme Court looks to rein in top patent court with two new cases

Both cases involve legal tests that defendants say are too permissive.<p>A few months ago, the US Supreme Court said it would take up a controversial …

4 Ways to Have a Socially Responsible Wedding

Approximately 33 percent of yearly engagements take place over the holidays, according to WeddingWire. If you fall into that happy category, …

Elephants reunited after 20 years.

After two decades, two former circus elephants, Jenny and Shirley, are reunited at The Elephant Sanctuary in Tennessee.

Elephants

The Habits of Successful People: Be Inconsistent

A little over a year ago, I read an article titled 'Some advice from Jeff Bezos'. This wasn't your usual advice, and I found it interesting to read and how familiar it felt as I read each line. The post was all about "changing your mind". The way I would describe the overall theme, is …

What Your Dog Is Really Thinking When He Poops

If you are lost in the woods with your dog and your compass breaks, do not despair. Wait for your dog to arch its back and poop and watch closely — …

The Dark Side of Emotional Intelligence

In some jobs, being in touch with emotions is essential. In others, it seems to be a detriment. And like any skill, being able to read people can be used for good or evil.<p>Some of the greatest moments in human history were fueled by emotional intelligence. When Martin Luther King, Jr. presented his …