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Doctors Finally Constructed a Hierarchy of Healthy Low-Carbohydrate Diets

Some of them "should be discouraged."<p>A new study published in <i>The Lancet</i> has finally developed the low-carb diet hierarchy the world has been waiting …

Diets

Scientists say your “mind” isn’t confined to your brain, or even your body

You might wonder, at some point today, what’s going on in another person’s mind. You may compliment someone’s great mind, or say they are out of their mind. You may even try to expand or free your own mind.<p>But what <i>is</i> a mind? Defining the concept is a surprisingly slippery task. The mind is the seat …

The Brain

Scientists Are Finally Figuring Out Why We Dream, And It's Probably Exactly What You'd Think

Sleep tight.<p>Dreaming is one of the strangest things that happens to us, and for as long as we have been recording history, we have been puzzling over …

Sleep

Abbiamo assaggiato l'hamburger impossibile: sembra carne, è fatto di piante

<i>da Los Angeles</i><p>Non sono uno chef stellato, né un critico snob prestato a un reality di cucina, ma i titoli per giudicare li ho guadagnati sul campo. O …

The truth about fasting: Does the 72-hour water fast really work? We tried it and the results were surprising

W hat it would be like if you had no food for three days? No coffee, no juice, no supplements. Just plain old water. Well, let me tell you...<p>First of …

Trovato il posto più freddo del mondo: è letale anche solo respirare

È in Antartide, ma a detta degli scienziati che hanno misurato la temperatura "ha il clima di un altro pianeta".<p>In tempi di caldo estremo pensare a posti freddi può essere un sollievo: ma vi assicuriamo che neanche durante l'estate più afosa vorreste essere lì, dove le temperature toccano i 98°C …

How to Hack Wi-Fi: Disabling Security Cameras on Any Wireless Network with Aireplay-Ng

Electronic warfare tactics work by jamming, disrupting, or disabling the technology a target uses to perform a critical function, and IoT devices are …

Space Invaders festeggia i suoi 40 anni, ecco perché resterà per sempre un mito

Sono passati ormai quarant’anni da quando nel giugno del 1978 un promettente sviluppatore giapponese concepì Space Invaders, un gioco destinato a …

Oggi è la Giornata Mondiale del cane in ufficio: il 10 benefici di lavorare con Fido

Sono molti i benefici, da quelli fisici e psicologici alla produttività. Ecco il decalogo della master coach Marina Osnaghi.<p>Ricorre oggi la <b>Giornata</b> …

In Azerbaijan una studentessa di 15 anni crea energia dalla pioggia e fonda una startup

Elettricità dalla pioggia, questa l’invenzione di Reyhan Jamalova una studentessa di 15 anni. Dalla sua idea è nata la startup Rainergy che produce …

Una sola console per tutti i giochi della tua infanzia

Nintendo, Sega, Playstation 1: su Polymega funzioneranno tutti i giochi retro, grazie ad un sistema a "moduli".<p>Il vintage va di moda in tutti i settori, compreso quelli dei videogiochi. Per questo NES Classic Mini ha venduto così bene, così come SNES Classic e Mega Drive Mini. Tutti vogliamo …

Doctors hail world first as woman’s advanced breast cancer is eradicated

A woman with advanced breast cancer which had spread around her body has been completely cleared of the disease by a groundbreaking therapy that harnessed the power of her immune system to fight the tumours.<p>It is the first time that a patient with late-stage breast cancer has been successfully …

Cancer

Con devAcademy tutti possono imparare a creare un’app per Android e iOS

La devAcademy, è la prima accademia online italiana pensata per programmatori , che propone corsi di formazione strutturati per imparare a …

Belly fat linked to vitamin D deficiency

A new study reveals that individuals with higher levels of belly fat and larger waistlines are more likely to have lower vitamin D levels.<p>Currently, …

Why The Older You Get, The More You Hate Everyone (And Why That's OK)

You know how you're always talking about how you hate everyone? The thing is, the older you get, the more real this is.<p>True story: I don't really …

Relationships

Piante giù per lo scivolo, per capire se provano emozioni

The Florence Experiment, una bizzarra installazione a metà tra l'arte e la scienza che sarà utilizzata dagli scienziati per capire se fagioli e …

Modem libero: cosa cambierebbe per gli utenti italiani

Perché si parla tanto di <b>modem libero</b>? Il problema, che e è diventato uno slogan (e anche un’associazione) è legato a un’anomalia normativa: …

107 free online courses from the best colleges in the US — including Princeton, Harvard, and Yale

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Coursera was founded by two professors at Stanford University. Shutterstock/MintImages<p>Every year, US News & Reports releases its ranking …

Online Education

Scientists Think Cockroach Milk Could Be The Next Superfood, And We Wish We Were Kidding

Move over kale.<p>An international team of scientists sequenced a protein crystal located in the midgut of cockroaches in 2016. The reason?<p>It's more …

Why Did Sterile Salt Water Become The IV Fluid Of Choice?

During a recent walk around the emergency room where I work, I noted the number of patients with bags of intravenous fluids hanging above them. Almost everyone had one.<p>Our ER in Boston isn't unique. IV fluids are among the most common medical interventions worldwide. Several kinds are available, …

Medicine

How to Diet to Get Visible Abs

Remember that episode of Oprah where she gave everyone cars and yelled, “You get a car, and you get a car, and you get a car”?<p>Today’s article is kind …

How Well Do You Know English? The Origin of 'Bite the Bullet' and 15 Other Common Expressions in English

You probably think you know where 'mad as a hatter' is from ... but you're wrong.<p>English is not an easy language to learn. Not only do you have to contend with compound expressions (like "make out" or "turn up"), but you must understand expressions that barely seem tethered to reality.<p>Imagine …

Alice In Wonderland

Chi sono i Nerd e Geek?

Nerd e Geek sono parole entrate ormai nel linguaggio comune e spesso vengono anche usate come sinonimi, tuttavia la loro genesi, il loro significato …

How to build muscle as age tears it down

<b>(CNN) —</b> If you are in your 40s or 50s, chances are that you are starting to notice some changes in your body, including muscle loss and diminishing strength, even if you exercise fairly regularly.<p>Reduced levels of physical activity, increases in sedentary behavior and doing less intense exercise …

Nutrition

LSD Study Reveals Unprecedented "Harmonic" Reorganization of Brain

The drug appears to hit a "reset" button in the brain.<p>Ongoing neuroscience research on psychedelic drugs like LSD and psilocybin is increasingly …

Scientists think they’ve discovered a fourth type of human fuel beyond carbs, fat, and protein — and it could have key health implications

One swig of the stuff and I'd had enough. The colorless, odorless liquid tasted like nail polish remover — but I was told it offered unparalleled benefits for my body, so I chugged away, if somewhat skeptically.<p>The small plastic bottle contained pure ketone ester, a substance that a team of …

Diabetes

We Tested Drinks That Say They'll Help You Pass a Drug Test

The results shocked us!<p>When it comes to balancing a professional life with even a casual weed habit, American stoners have a delicate line to walk. Despite being recreationally legal in nine states and medicinally legal in 29, the federal ban on marijuana consumption means employers across the …

La Cina sta costruendo un laser 10 trilioni di volte più intenso del sole

L’obiettivo è quello di creare un laser così potente da poter generare un impulso da 100 petawatt, cioè 100 milioni di miliardi di watt.<p>Un gruppo di …

Neuroscience Says Listening to This Song for 15 Seconds Will Instantly Make You More Creative

Want to be more creative and feel a little happier? Play this song for 15 seconds.<p>Innovation matters. Creativity matters. Finding new solutions to old problems is what businesses -- and careers -- are often built on.<p>Sound therapy is a popular way to relax and reduce stress. But now you can use the …