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Why Popeye was wrong: the 10 biggest health food misconceptions

Is agave syrup really better than sugar? Is sushi healthy? Nutritionist Fiona Hunter exposes the most popular myths about our diets<p>1. Agave syrup is better for you than sugar<p>Fans of agave claim that it is better for you than sugar and other sweeteners because it has a low GI, which means it causes …

Is Cameron The UK’s Last Prime Minister?

Seventy years ago today, as I watched Britain celebrate VE Day, it seemed inconceivable anything could rip the union apart. Until this election.<p>I …

Why these are the perfect greetings cards to send to someone with cancer

A new series of 'empathy cards' for serious illnesses - created by American designer Emily McDowell, herself a cancer survivor - would have helped me through chemotherapy<p><b>Nevo Burrell, 48, an image consultant, lives in east London with her husband, Alvin. Here, she describes how her friends reacted</b> …

London’s best weekend brunch destinations – Now. Here. This. – Time Out London

Posted at 9:30 am, May 9, 2015 in Food & Drink<p><i>Peckish? Fear not…</i><p><b>North</b><p>There are juices and superfoody options if you crave them, or airy buttermilk …

Three Table Manners Hacks That Will Change Your Life

Mastering dining etiquette is the most efficient life hack. It would improve society’s functioning the most, for the least amount of time. Of all the restaurant world’s fast-casual casualties, the decline in dining etiquette is among the most lamentable. Funny that table manners diminish as public …

Revealing Photos of Skylines and Apartment Windows Capture Solitude of City Life

Living among millions of other people and bumping shoulders on overflowing sidewalks doesn't always equate to a sense of community. Ironically, the most thriving metropolis can create the strongest feelings of isolation. French photographer and graphic artist Floriane de Lassee offers an …

This Is What Happens When You Undergo Gay Conversion Therapy

I went undercover in the UK to expose therapists who try to “cure” gay people. My experiences reveal why Obama is right to call for a ban.<p>There was a single, terrible moment, while investigating conversion therapy, that changed me. I did not know that it would alter also the course of the …

5 Superior Alternatives To Apple's New MacBook

Apple describes their New MacBook as “the future of the notebook.” But I’m not buying that prophesy, and neither should you. From an engineering standpoint, Apple’s newest SKU is nothing short of brilliant; its elegant chassis a true evolution in a tech world that measures sexiness in millimeters. …

MacBook Air

The Invention That Could End Obesity

A Michigan surgeon invented an apparatus that he believes tricks the brain into thinking the stomach is full. His Full Sense Device could be a lifesaver for millions of obese Americans and raises questions about how hunger — our most basic human impulse — even works.

Life on the line: photographs from the Arctic Circle

Photographer Cristian Barnett has made a number of journeys to the Arctic Circle which intersects eight countries and is home to a rich diversity of people. All of the photographs in his book Life on the Line were taken on film within 35 miles of the Arctic Circle

Arctic Circle

Hello’s Sense Sleep Tracking Hardware Is Shipping Soon

Hello, the company behind sleep sensing monitor Sense, is ready to start shipping. Over the next week or so, the company will make its sleep-tracking hardware and software generally available to consumers who want to have a more rewarding sleep.<p>Sense hopes to provide better data around how well …

Sleep

Easy (and fabulous) Chinese recipes to make at home

The new Chinese year, The Year of the Monkey, begins on Monday 8 February 2016, with festivities kicking off the day before New Year and continuing until the 15th day, when the Lantern Festival takes place.<p>Plenty of time, then, to get together with friends and family and celebrate by making great …

Alone

Why Reykjavík makes the perfect weekend break | Travel Feature

Iceland might not be the first place that springs to mind when you’re planning a weekend away. The obvious cities like Paris, Berlin or Budapest …

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Google Translate gets smarter with language detection, Word Lens

<i>Star Trek</i>'s universal translator is here, and it's on your phone. Google is updating its Translate app on Wednesday, and, as rumored, the new version …