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What's the Deal With Creatine?

Creatine has been wildly popular since the 1990s. It's touted as a shortcut to gaining lean muscle mass, and packed into everything from supplement …

Nutrition

We Are Working Less And Sleeping Less Due To The Internet

We are working less and sleeping less, according to a new study by the National Bureau of Economic Research.<p>According to the study conducted by Scott Wallsten of the Technology PolicyInstitute, we spend sixteen fewer seconds working for every minute we spend online. Similarly, we spend seven fewer …

A Map of What Every Single Country Leads the World In

Congratulations, America! You have more lawnmower deaths than anywhere in the world. Likewise, cheers to Madagascar on the lemurs. It turns out that …

Lemurs

The Weirdest Thing on the Internet Tonight: 8,336,615 (New York)

"We are lonely but never alone" makes an equally appropriate slogan for both big city and digital living. With infinite possible connections at both …

When Science and Archaeological Conspiracy Theories Collide

There's no doubt that technology has changed the field of archaeology in profound ways. New tools have taken archaeologists to places they couldn't …

Scientists Just Took a Huge Step Towards Curing Baldness

Hair plugs, comb overs and toupées beware; a team of researchers from Columbia has developed a way to induce new human hair growth for the first time …

Hair Growth

29 Awesome GTA 5 Easter Eggs

So many secrets.<p>We've already covered Grand Theft Auto V's impressive attention to even the smallest details. It's these little things that make the …

Seven technologies predicted in Dave Eggers’ dystopian new novel that already exist

Novelist Dave Eggers takes a dim view of Silicon Valley’s techno-utopia. His new book, <i>The Circle</i>, is a 500-page grump about the dangerously seductive powers of internet culture and all the gormless catchphrases that go with it: transparency, openness, sharing. In the book, one single company, …

Apple’s Steve Jobs Patent Confirmed by USPTO

Nine months after the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office tentatively invalidated Apple’s so called “Steve Jobs patent,” the agency has reversed …

Apple

Mark Zuckerberg Will Join LinkedIn, Dropbox Founders At "Dreamer" Hackathon To Reignite Immigration Reform

Mark Zuckerberg will join the founders of other top tech companies who are part of his immigration reform advocacy organization FWD.us at a "dreamer" hackathon, to advise undocumented youth on tech tools and projects to advance the prospect of reform, at LinkedIn's headquarters in Mountain View, …

Silicon Valley

Wolfram Alpha Launches Problem Generator To Help Students Learn Math

If you’re studying math or science, you are probably pretty familiar with Wolfram Alpha as a tool for figuring out complicated equations. That makes it a pretty good tool for cheating, but not necessarily for learning. Today, the Wolfram Alpha team is launching a new service for learners, the …

Remembering the current-gen games you already forgot

<i>This is part of our ongoing series about games and trends of one of the most longest-lived eras in gaming’s history — the Xbox 360/PlayStation 3 generation.</i><p>As we approach next month’s releases of the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One, you’ll undoubtedly see a lot of people looking back at the current-gen …