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Natural remedies for constipation

Sometimes it can be difficult to have a bowel movement. We discover some of the natural remedies that can help a person poop, and lifestyle changes …

Wellness

Beautiful Eichler-inspired home draws the eye with a dramatic roof

1/17<p>Avocado Acres House by Surfside Project and Lloyd Russell<p>A coastal infill lot in Southern California has been transformed into a beautiful new …

The wallet that’s smaller than your cards!

Great things come in small packages. That’s what they say… and they’re probably referring to the FOCX Smart Wallet. Simple, sensible, and small, the …

Svart Powerhouse Hotel

Floating at the foot of the Svartisen Glacier, the Svart Powerhouse Hotel is the first of its kind above the arctic circle. The hotel's main goal is …

Moderate alcohol consumption linked to brain decline

A new study concludes that even moderate alcohol consumption is linked to a raised risk of faster decline in brain health and mental function. The …

A diabetes medication that costs 6 cents a pill could be a key to living longer

Metformin, a drug that's been approved in the US for decades, is typically taken as a pill every day by people with diabetes.<p>But now researchers are looking into whether the drug could hold the key to living longer — and early research seems promising.<p>Dr. Nir Barzilai, the director of Institute for …

Diabetes

The fountain of youth might reside deep in our brains

According to some new research, the key to living longer may reside deep in our brains. In a major breakthrough for our understanding of how the …

Scientists Discover Why Hair Turns Gray and Goes Bald

Scientists have pinpointed the cells that cause hair to turn gray and to go bald in mice, according to a new study published in the journal <i>Genes &</i> …

Hair

JinkoSolar and Fraunhofer ISE break solar efficiency records for everyday solar panels

Solar panel manufacturer JinkoSolar has broken the record for solar cell efficiency for the most commonly used type of solar cells – 22.04% for a P-type multicrystalline product. Near concurrently, solar research facility Fraunhofer ISE has broken the record for n-type multicrystalline solar cells …

Solar Power

Noisy, but that’s not all: the health threat posed by leaf blowers

Leaf blowers flagged as prodigious polluters — and possible health threat<p>Five years after starting his first job with a landscaping crew in the suburbs of Seattle, Fredi Dubon decided he had enough and called it quits. The work days were long, sometimes 12 hours, but a bigger problem was having to …

California Air Resources Board

Moderna, AstraZeneca heart drug succeeds early-stage trial

(Reuters) - Biotech unicorn Modern Therapeutics said on Thursday its heart drug, developed along with British drugmaker AstraZeneca, met the main goal in an early-stage trial.<p>The company, which develops drugs based on molecule known as messenger RNA, said AstraZeneca has submitted a clinical trial …

Biotechnology

Want to Lower Your Anxiety and Get Better Sleep? Science Says to Do This Nightly (You Can Do It in Your Sleep) | Inc.com

We live in anxious times.<p>Political unrest, aggressive storms exacerbated by climate change, and uncertainty about the future are just a few reasons why 70% of Americans struggle to fall asleep at least one night per week. Maybe you're one of them. Maybe you're also one of the over 40 million people …

Downton Abbey

If You Take Ibuprofen Often, Read This

There’s a conventional wisdom around the fact that over-the-counter drugs, which don’t require a prescription, are relatively safe. After all, if …

Biomedicine

3 composition tips to instantly improve your photos

Good composition is one of the key elements of what we’d call a good photo. Sometimes, it’s what turns a decent photo into a great photo. In this …

Why The Internet Is Going Crazy Over This Mattress

Casper is only three years old and has already developed a cult following — notorious for disrupting the $14 billion mattress industry and completely …

Dynamic symmetry: The genius of Henri Cartier-Bresson's composition

Henri Cartier-Bresson—the father of modern day street photography and master of the candid shot—was obsessive about the 'geometry' in his …

Street Photography

'Blood, Frets and Tears' Guitar Documentary to Debut This Fall

<i>Blood, Frets and Tears</i> is the revealing and insightful exploration of history’s great and gifted guitar players: the legends we call our guitar …

Guitar

An extra dose of this longevity hormone helped make mice smarter

Protein associated with longer life helps turn Pinky into the Brain.<p>Klotho, in ancient Greek mythology, is one of the Fates controlling the span of human destiny tasked as she was with cutting the string that determined the length of a person’s life. Klotho is also a naturally occurring hormone in …

Humanity

How to Take Your Photos to the Next Level

All of us want to take better photos. That's a given, even for people that to the rest of us are at the pinnacle of creating incredible images.But …

Landscape Photography

The protein that can make your heart think you exercise

Although it's usually used as a compliment, having a big heart can be a good thing or a bad thing. When it needs to pump more blood, the heart can …

Marijuana use holds three-fold blood pressure death risk: study

LONDON (Reuters) - People who smoke marijuana have a three times greater risk of dying from hypertension, or high blood pressure, than those who have never used the drug, scientists said on Wednesday.<p>The risk grows with every year of use, they said.<p>The findings, from a study of some 1,200 people, …

Cannabis

Many US temperature sensors improperly placed

“Nearly every single weather station the U.S. government uses to measure the country’s surface temperature may be …

Sea levels are falling

That’s right, according NASA, sea levels are going DOWN! This is <i>big</i> news. How come the media hasn’t mentioned it?________________________________NASA …

‘Bombshell’ climate-change study

“Welcome to the Adjustocene.”A new peer-reviewed study claims that “nearly all” of the warming shown in current temperature datasets is the result of …

House of Alain Hubert / SAMYN and PARTNERS

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The Avenue Bel Horizon, typical of a number of residential districts located in the surroundings of …

Design

31 Profound Zen Buddhist Sayings That Are Perfect For a Sunday Evening

When it comes to Sunday evening, it can be difficult not dread the week ahead.<p>You’ve just had a fun and relaxing weekend and the last thing you want …

Beat and tempo

What's a "beat?"<p>People commonly use the word "beat" to mean "a pattern (or <i>rhythm</i>) played by drums." The thing you're making when you create and play …

Electric Guitar

Are You Criticizing Yourself? Buddhists Have a Message That You Need to Hear

Some of us blame ourselves way too much. Whether it’s our job, or relationship, it’s like our mind falls into the trap of thinking it’s always our …

George Harrison Talks About His “Rocky” Fender Stratocaster

8<p>SHARES<p>George Harrison played a number of guitars during his years in the Beatles, from Gretsch and Rickenbacker models in the early days to his …

Guitar