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Cómo saber si la batería de tu iPhone está en buen estado y comprobar sus ciclos de carga

Tenemos un bonito iPhone unibody, o sea, que no se puede abrir (Con facilidad), por lo tanto, si queremos comprobar el estado de nuestra batería …

Countries That Haven't Adopted the Metric System

I just stumbled on this map that we first posted (via Digg) in 2008. The map may have used as its source the <i>Central Intelligence Agency World …

Infographics

Why Do Solids Have Energy Bands?

One of the most obviously quantum features of our universe is the discrete emission spectra we see from atoms. Every element in the periodic table absorbs and emits light of very particular frequencies, and these unique spectral lines are regularly used to identify the composition of various …

Cómo volver al original de una foto que hayas editado con el iPhone

Antes de los Smartphones muy poca gente se paraba a editar una foto, o te salía bien o no, pero no te ibas rápidamente al Photoshop para aclararla o …

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25 cool accessories every dream backyard should have

This summer is going to kick grass.<p>The backyard is a sacred space. If you're lucky enough to own a private patch of outdoors, there are a few items …

Gear & Gadgets

Water: the weirdest liquid on the planet

The more scientists examine H2O, the stranger it starts to seem. Water bends all the rules – but if it didn’t, ice would sink and firefighters’ hoses would be useless<p>Water is the only substance on Earth whose chemical formula has entered the vernacular. We all know H2O, even if we don’t understand …

Fire Fighting

The Workout Plan All Skinny Guys Have Been Waiting For

Use this 60-day routine to help you bulk up and gain muscle once and for all<p>If you’re a naturally skinny guy, bulking up can feel like trying to sneeze with your eyes open: Impossible.<p><b>Related:</b> RIPTENSITY: The New Training System From <i>Men’s Health</i> That Can Flatten Your Belly and Strengthen Your Body …

Omega-3s Can Fight Heart Disease—No Matter Where They Come From

Rev Your Metabolism for Hours after You Leave the Gym

Add a high-intensity finisher to the end of any workout for an extra calorie burn<p>Blocking out an hour to break a sweat can sometimes feel downright impossible. The good news: You don't need all that time to rev your metabolism—just intensity, according to a study from the University of Capetown in …

7 awesome paid iPhone apps that are all free downloads right now

Yesterday’s list of paid iPhone and iPad apps on sale for free included some real gems, including a few that are still free if you hurry. For …

Apps

The Week in Review: El Capitan Conquered

On Wednesday, Tommy Caldwell and Kevin Jorgeson became the first individuals to reach the summit of El Capitan’s Dawn Wall, a vertical rock in …

Climbing

Researchers discover a way to tease oxygen molecules from carbon dioxide

(Phys.org) —A small team of researchers with the University of California has found a way break apart carbon dioxide molecules and get carbon atoms …

Sulphur surplus: Up to our necks in a diabolical element

<b>Sulphur has many uses, from making acid to stiffening rubber, but right now we have more than we need - a lot more. It's worth hanging on to, though, because one day it may help feed the world.</b><p>"A sulphur mine in Sicily is about the nearest thing to a hell that is conceivable in my opinion." So …

Hot Springs

Chemists Find A New Chemical Bond

Forming it requires replacing atoms' electrons with more exotic sub-atomic particles.<p>Fresh evidence suggests there exists a type of chemical bond that nobody has ever seen before, <i>Chemistry World</i> reports.<p>Not that they haven't looked. In the early 1980s, chemists searched for--but couldn't …

Chemistry

Researchers discern the shapes of high-order Brownian motions

For the first time, scientists have vividly mapped the shapes and textures of high-order modes of Brownian motions—in this case, the collective …

Scientists discover two new particles at Large Hadron Collider

Welcome to the family! Scientists using CERN’s Large Hadron Collider in Europe have discovered two new subatomic particles.<p>The discovery of the two related particles, submitted to the journal Physical Review Letters, fills in missing slots in the subatomic roster that had been predicted but never …

Engineers create 'superomniphobic' texture capable of repelling all liquids

(Phys.org) —A pair of researchers from the UCLA Henry Samueli School of Engineering and Applied Science has created the first surface texture that …

Bridgmanite: World's most abundant mineral finally named

A team of geologists in the U.S. has finally found an analyzable sample of the most abundant mineral in the world allowing them to give it a name: …

This GIF Of Magnetic Putty 'Eating' A Piece Of Metal Is Mesmerizing

File this one under "Coolest thing we've seen all day": a cube of magnetic putty swallowing a smaller cube of metal whole.<p>We first saw this on r/woahdude, a section of Reddit dedicated to "Trippy & mesmerizing games, video, audio & images that make you go 'woah dude!'" Yes, we know they misspelled …

How to run Windows 10 on your Mac for free

One of the selling points of a Mac these days is the ability to run Windows software on it, via virtualization or Apple’s own Boot Camp. Running Windows lets you play PC games that haven’t been ported to the Mac, or stay completely compatible with your documents from a PC-centric …

VirtualBox

The Incredible 2-Minute Ab Workout

This super-hard superset will send your heart rate through the roof<p>Performing two exercises back-to-back without resting—in what's called a superset—is one of the best ways to squeeze a lot of muscle-building work into a short period of time. That's how Sean De Wispelaere, an expert trainer for</b> …

The Paleo Diet: So Easy a Caveman Could Do It

Grooming Tips for Nose and Ear Hair

Yes, it's kinda gross—and yes, you have to deal with it. Here's how<p>When it comes to manscaping, some body parts get more attention than others. We’ll carefully evaluate the hair on our chest, chin, cheeks, neck, and even balls, then shave and trim as necessary. But with all that attention to waxing …

Can You Handle the 1-Minute Meltdown?

This 60-second challenge will send your heart rate through the roof<p>Very few moves tax your muscle coordination like a ladder drill and a bear crawl. "Together, they're extra tough," says Sean De Wispelaere, an expert trainer for <b>Men's Health Thrive</b>. And after just one minute, your muscles and your …

Picture of the Day: The Smartest People in the Room

<i>Back to front, left to right:<br>Back: Auguste Piccard, Émile Henriot, Paul Ehrenfest, Édouard Herzen, Théophile de Donder, Erwin Schrödinger, JE</i> …

Spiced Apple Chutney - Homemade Sweet & Savory Applesauce Recipe

French Toast {The Best.}

Is there nothing better than French toast for Sunday breakfast? Thick slices of bread, soaked in a mixture of beaten eggs with milk and cinnamon, …

The Best Apple Crisp Recipe

Easier than pie and just as—if not more—delicious, crisp is the shortest route to fruit dessert happiness. And while this recipe calls for apples, the buttery, lemon-nutmeg pecan topping (loosely adapted from chef Suzanne Drexhage of Berkeley's Bartavelle) is equally at home on berries, peaches, or …