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Former NASA Scientist Thinks Humans Should Be Able To Alter Their Genes Via DNA Injections

He's already injected himself with a DNA editing tool to make himself more muscular<p>A former NASA scientist wants all human beings to have the power …

Garbiñe Muguruza Wins Wimbledon, Defeating Venus Williams

WIMBLEDON, England — As it turned out, Serena Williams was quite right about Garbiñe Muguruza, and it came at her beloved sister’s expense.<p>After defeating Muguruza in the 2015 Wimbledon final, Serena Williams turned to her teary young Spanish opponent on Centre Court and said: “Don’t be sad. You’ll …

Mom's dog identification fail may be the funniest tweet of 2017

If ever you needed proof that moms are a never-ending source of comedy gold, just ask Jeff Squires.<p>Or better yet, read the following message exchange …

German magazine brutally trolls Trump on Snapchat over the fake Time cover

German media really doesn't pull punches when it comes to Donald Trump.<p>Following a report by the <i>Washington Post</i> that the U.S. president adorns the …

Donald Trump

How exercise can improve your love life

<b>(CNN) —</b> You've likely heard that regular exercise can reduce the risk of chronic conditions such as heart disease, diabetes or osteoporosis.<p>But a growing body of research shows it may have another, more surprising effect: improving your sex life.<p>In men, regular exercise appears to be a natural …

An Animated Introduction to Stoicism, the Ancient Greek Philosophy That Lets You Lead a Happy, Fulfilling Life

Forever known, it seems, as keeping a “stiff upper lip,” Stoicism—like its predecessor, Cynicism—is an ancient school of Greek philosophy that has …

Patty Jenkins and Geoff Johns Already Working on WONDER WOMAN 2

Today on <i>Nerdist News Talks Back</i>, Jessica Chobot was joined by Nerdist’s Managing Editor Alicia Lutes and <i>Mothership</i> writer/host Amy Vorpahl to talk …

Hidden trove of suspected Nazi artifacts found in Argentina

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — In a hidden room in a house near Argentina's capital, police believe they have found the biggest collection of Nazi …

NYC Dogs In Bags Are What You Need In Your Life Right Now

There's even a pup in a giant IKEA bag.<p>The MTA in New York City has a ban that prevents any subway rider from bringing a dog on the train... unless that dog fits in a “container.”<p>The stipulation also indicates that the dog-in-container must be carried “in a manner which would not annoy passengers.” …

ESPN is being accused of altering Tiger Woods' mugshot to make his hair look better, but it may have just been a sloppy crop

Tiger Woods made headlines Monday when he was arrested and charged with driving under the influence. Now, ESPN is being accused of altering his mugshot to make his hair look better.<p>While ESPN was reporting on the arrest, it showed Woods' mugshot. But his hair in the mugshot seemed to have been …

Tiger Woods

The Next Step in Human Evolution Won’t Be Confined to Our Bodies

Flash of Brilliance<p><i>“Intelligence is the passenger, Biology is the driver.” – Karl Schroeder</i><p>Remarkably soon after the Earth formed 4.5 billion years …

How to Fry an Egg Perfectly Every Time

By Chris Morocco, Amiel Stanek<p>Fried eggs, crispy and runny and perfect on everything.<p>The unmistakable crack of shell meeting countertop. The waves-crashing-on-sand rumble of egg slipping into hot olive oil. The rolling rat-a-tat sputter of white and yolk dancing ecstatically in the pan. Making a …

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Here's How to Wear Denim Pretty Much Everywhere

Well, maybe not to a black-tie gala.<p>The rules of denim have relaxed considerably in recent years. While jeans were once meant for weekends or for jobs that require physical labor, nowadays even bankers are rolling into the office clad in denim. But not every type of denim is right for every …

What Mixing Weed and Alcohol Does to Your Mind

Researchers now understand the science behind the crossfade.<p>I rarely mix weed and alcohol—otherwise, I become more silent than a hermit crab floating in space.<p>But pursuing the high that results from combining the two drugs—known as a "crossfade"—isn't uncommon. Researchers, however, are still …

A 25-Minute TRX Workout for When You Have No Idea What to Do at the Gym

In order to see results, you have to switch up your usual routine. This 25-minute workout utilizes a suspension trainer like TRX to transform the …

The Conor McGregor Guide to Not Giving a F*ck

Beef up your brittle ego with some guidance from Ireland's Gucci-loving loudmouth.<p>Belligerent, arrogant, shameless, deluded, barbaric, a monstrous showoff... There's plenty that detractors can say about Conor McGregor's approach to, well, <i>everything,</i> but what you can't deny is how much the two belt …

1 Magic Word That Makes it So Much Easier to Say No | Inc.com

In this stress-level skyrocketing time of year, there's one word I try to infuse more into my vocabulary: no.<p>In past years, I've always said yes. Yes to the countless holiday parties, the office cookie exchange and the expensive New Year's plans that never sounded fun in the first place. But this …

Hangover Cure: 8 Simple & Effective Ways To Beat A Hangover

Hangover cure anyone? By now you’re probably rolling over in bed trying to find your phone as the 2pm afternoon sunlight melts your face. At the same …

Here's why men's and women's shirts button up on different sides

<b>The INSIDER Summary:</b><p><b>• Men's shirts have buttons on the right, women's on the left. No one's sure why.</b><b><br>• For men: probably because it was easier to reach a weapon inside.<br>• For women: probably because they had servants button their shirts.</b><p>If you're wearing a men's shirt, the buttons are usually on the …

100 Must Read Books: The Man's Essential Library | The Art of Manliness

<i>Written by: Jason Lankow, Ross Crooks, Joshua Ritchie, and Brett McKay</i><p>There are the books you read, and then there are the books that change your …

The Science Behind Smiling

You're reading The Science Behind Smiling, originally posted on Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement. If you're enjoying this, please …

Fight Off Foul Litter Box Odors With a Layer of Baking Soda

If you’re a cat owner you know how stinky litter boxes can get. Turns out the odor-fighting power of baking soda can help you out there too.<p>Even the …

What does study backlash mean for future of male birth control?

Who's in charge of preventing pregnancy?<p>For years, available contraception methods have generally made this a woman's responsibility.<p>But researchers report they may be getting closer to changing the calculation, according to findings published last week in the Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and …

Joy as first breast cancer drug approved for widespread use in ten years

Health authorities have approved the first breast cancer drug for widespread use in the NHS in a decade.<p>Women in England still suffering from the disease after two rounds of chemotherapy will be eligible for eribulin, which promises three months’ additional life compared to rival therapies as well …

Cancer

Bad First Impressions and How to Recover | The Art of Manliness

Have you ever met someone new, and almost immediately realized you had made a bad first impression?<p>Maybe you made an off-color joke, were obviously …

How to Exit a Room Like a Man | The Art of Manliness

You’re at a party. Maybe someone made you go, cornered you at work or school and you couldn’t think of an excuse fast enough to dodge the invitation. …

Can Mental Illness Be Prevented In The Womb?

Every day in the United States, millions of expectant mothers take a prenatal vitamin on the advice of their doctor.<p>The counsel typically comes with physical health in mind: folic acid to help avoid fetal spinal cord problems; iodine to spur healthy brain development; calcium to be bound like …

Pregnancy

Essential Sushi Etiquette Rules Every Man Should Know

Jiro Ono’s 10-seat sushi restaurant, Sukiyabashi Jiro, is the stuff of legends. Ono is the first sushi chef in the world to receive three Michelin …

These children have a built-in defense against AIDS

<b>(CNN) —</b> In South Africa, a rare group of children unknowingly find themselves resistant to the effects of HIV.<p>Even without antiretroviral treatment, they will never develop AIDS, or so scientists believe.<p>Unlike adults and other children who succumb to the virus if not treated -- enabling it to …

Reoccurring Signals From Space Suggest Aliens! | Article

A new scientific paper studying light pulses from sun-like stars in our galaxy was released online this week by Cornell University before it was set …