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Gut bacteria-altering herbs and probiotics extend lifespan of fruit flies by 60 percent

A team of researchers at McGill University has successfully developed a combination of herbal supplements and probiotics that can prolong the …

Biology

Two apps to help you start meditating, and one for when you’re ready to go deeper

Our phones, with all their dings, distractions, and addictiveness, may also be our best bet for bringing some mindfulness back into our lives.<p>New York Times columnist David Gelles, author of <i>Mindful Work: How Meditation Is Changing Business From the Inside Out</i><i>,</i> learned to meditate in India 10 years …

Meditation

These 5 Foods Can Actually Reverse Aging on a Cellular Level

The idea that food can actually stop you from aging sounds like a pipe dream. While it's true that no amount of broccoli or salmon will stop laugh …

Wellness

Home biogas: turning food waste into renewable energy

Last night I cooked my family a delicious pasta dinner using biogas energy. This morning we all had eggs cooked on biogas. I’m not sure what’s for …

Biogas

7 Storytelling Structures to Improve Your Presentations (Infographic)

What your favorite plots and your next business presentation should have in common.<p>Giving presentations, whether during meetings with co-workers or to potential new clients, can often seem intimidating. But luckily, there are tried and true ways to organize your information so that it is both easy …

Data Mining Reveals the Way Humans Evaluate Each Other - MIT Technology Review

The way we evaluate the performance of other humans is one of the bigger mysteries of cognitive psychology. This process occurs continuously as we …

Data Science

Elon Musk Reveals Business Decision Routine

Google’s Paper Signals are physical Assistant-controlled widgets that you can easily build

Last month, Google expanded its Experiments program with a new category for voice interactions to demonstrate how developers can take advantage of conversations. Usually app-based, the latest Voice Experiment is physical and involves paper crafts that signal a data point.<p>Similar to the AIY line of …

Secrets Of The Most Resilient People

Being able to bounce back from devastation may seem like a superpower, but there are several things you can do to prepare in advance.<p>Some people just seem to bounce back from whatever life throws at them. Whether it’s illness, loss, or tragedy, they do the tough work of picking themselves up, …

To stay young, kill zombie cells

Killing off cells that refuse to die on their own has proved a powerful anti-ageing strategy in mice. Now it's about to be tested in humans.<p>Jan van …

The high-performance vegan athlete – new research shows it is possible

Veganism is a life choice that more people seem to be making. Still, despite its increase in popularity, when most think of a vegan, they tend to …

Diets

Which Side Hustle Should You Try? (Infographic)

For a little extra spending money, find the right side hustle for you.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>For many of us, ditching your nine-to-five so you can pursue your entrepreneurial dreams is not an option. But that doesn’t mean you should forget about those pursuits …

Quid Corner - What ‘Side Hustle’ Should You Try?

Does your 9-5 job leave you hankering for something more? Do you have unused skills just waiting to be exploited – for your own benefit? It could be …

Entrepreneurship

How To Make The Most Of Your Vitamins & Supplements

The internet is a double-edged sword. On one hand it's a fantastic way to get great information right at your fingertips (just like this article!). …

A list of artificial intelligence tools you can use today — for personal use (1/3)

Artificial Intelligence and the fourth industrial revolution has made some considerable progress over the last couple of years. Most of this current …

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 …

Coconut Red-Lentil Curry

Coconut milk adds a silky richness to this South Indian–style vegetarian meal.

A Ridiculously Simple Tool For Building Products People Love

What do Airbnb, Google, and Snap have in common? They know how to get their products “hired” for the job.<p>I was a late adopter of Snapchat. When it first surfaced in 2011, I didn’t relate to its intended audience of college students who wanted to “chat” with photos that only lasted …

Healthy Vegetarian Meal Plan 01.01.17

Happy Almost 2017!<p>Anyone else here feel like the year zoomed right by like a pronghorn antelope slash gazelle-like creature? Cause I certainly do. …

Learn Anything In Four Steps With The Feynman Technique

With the Feynman Technique, you learn by teaching someone else a topic in simple terms so you can quickly pinpoint the holes in your knowledge. After …

Learning

5 Incredible Blockchain IoT Applications

If we use Blockchain IoT applications to identify and govern our devices, what kind of economy would we enable?<p>First — let’s understand how a …

Vegan Potato Curry Recipe

Combining my Irish obsession with potatoes and a seemingly universal love for curries, a simple vegan potato curry is the ultimate meal. This is a …

Curries

AI Experiments | Experiments with Google

Database helps plant 'right tree for the right place'

<b>German researchers have compiled a 400-species database to encourage people to plant the "right tree in the right place" in urban areas.</b><p>The team of scientists hope the information will help shift the focus away from the way trees look towards on the focus on biodiversity.<p>Over the next decade, the …

INFOGRAPHIC: NASA's top houseplants for improving your wellbeing and removing air pollution

Next time you’re cruising Amazon for an air purifier, consider heading to your local nursery instead. Thirty years ago, NASA studied houseplants as a …

Science-Based Weight Training

Training for strength is the most important and effective exercise that you can do, and virtually everyone, from teenagers to the elderly, can and …

Muscle

How We Turned A Fun Idea Into A 6 Figure Business In Just 1 Year

by <b>Maxwell Finn</b> on September <b>14, 2016</b><p><b>UPDATE: This post has gone viral so we want to give every reader 15% off their first order as a special thank you!</b> …

Entrepreneurship

7 Useful Prototyping Tools for Websites and Mobile Apps

Let’s start by clearing up some common misconceptions. Some designers, and even their clients, have a tendency to use wireframe, mockup, and …

Beautiful, odorless tabletop ecosystem is powered with food waste

Composting food waste in a small apartment may sound like the makings of a smelly nightmare—but BIOVESSEL promises that doesn’t have to be the case. …