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The Baking Soda Cure

The three trillion-dollar income stream produced by the medical industrial complex is about to come demolished by a home remedy – baking soda. Buy …

Immune System

What's the Difference Between My Photo Stream and Camera Roll?

<b>UPDATE, Sept. 18, 2014:</b> Where is Camera Roll in iOS 8? Find out <b>how to find your photos in iOS 8</b>.<p>You're snapping away photos with your iPhone, and see …

5 Apps To Help You Cope With Anxiety

Anyone familiar with feelings of worry, stress and anxiety knows that getting to a calm, peaceful place isn't always easy. As society becomes increasingly aware of how common anxiety is -- and how much it can affect one's health -- stress-busting smartphone apps are popping up everywhere.<p>While none …

Home-made vibrating gloves train your finger muscles to touch type (video)

You know what can teach you Braille and piano a lot more quickly than traditional means? Vibrating gloves, or gloves with haptic feedback, if you will. In fact, <i>IEEE Spectrum</i> senior editor David Schneider was so intrigued by the idea, that he put together his own version to serve as a haptic …

How To Build A Large Following On Google Plus (And Why You Should)

Google Plus is the Rodney Dangerfield of social networks: “it don’t get no respect.” I used to have little interest in it myself until I started experimenting with it earlier this year, and now I am duly impressed. In my case, I don’t use it for personal purposes, but as another unique social …

Guided by Chromecast: The Power to Shape Viewing Habits

Launching initially in the US back in July 2013, Google finally took Chromecast global in March, arriving in Canada, the UK and nine other European countries.<p>The HDMI TV streaming dongle has been a revelation on many fronts, chiefly because it makes it insanely easy to consume mobile and Web-based …

The Rise Of Sleep-Tracking Technology

Sleep tracking is gaining steam in the tech world. Meet the newest entry.<p>Wearable devices are increasingly making it easier to track a person's health and fitness, but one area is emerging as arguably the most important — sleep.<p>Many popular wearable devices on the market, in addition to fitness, …

Wearable Tech

People Flock To Put Deposits Down For A Three-Wheeled, $6,800 Vehicle

The Elio, an incredibly strange and incredibly fuel-efficient vehicle, has 25,000 reservations so far. It’s supposed to hit the road in 2015.<p>The Elio may look strange. But take a good look and get used to it, because if reservations are any indication, the oddball vehicle is going to be a fixture …

General Motors

Caramelized Peach Pancakes

<i>Each Thursday, Emily Vikre (a.k.a. fiveandspice) will be sharing a new way to love breakfast -- because breakfast isn't just the most important meal of the day. It's also the most awesome.</i><p><i>Today: Have some sunny, peachy pancakes for breakfast this morning.</i><p>Are you a recipe procrastinator? I am. I …

Breakfast

NASA Is Testing A Flying Saucer For Landing On Mars

To deliver heavier cargoes to Mars, NASA needs to develop technologies that can slow down large payloads traveling at supersonic speeds and be able to land them at a safe speed on Mars.<p>To try these new technologies, NASA has developed a disk-shaped test vehicle as part of the Low Density Supersonic …

Second Cannibal Brother Arrested for Eating Head of Newborn in Pakistan

A second man has been arrested on suspicion of cannibalism after the head of a newborn baby was found at his home in Pakistan.<p>Farman Ali, 30, was …

Ukraine on the brink as troops take on rebels

Vladimir Putin denounces Kiev for mobilising forces against pro-Russian gunmen in east of country<p>Ukrainian government forces launched their first significant military action in the east of the country on Tuesday, clashing with about 30 pro-Russian gunmen at a provincial airfield and heightening …

Video could signal a new al Qaeda plot - CNN Video

Unsettling video shows large al Qaeda meeting in Yemen

A new video shows what looks like the largest and most dangerous gathering of al Qaeda in years. And the CIA and the Pentagon either didn't know about it or couldn't get a drone there in time to strike.<p>U.S. officials won't comment on that, but every frame of the video is now being analyzed by the …

A London Hair Salon Made Fun Of Kim Jong-Un’s Hair And Received A Visit From His Goons

Last month, news broke that totally sane, rational and incredibly fashion-forward North Korean dictator Kim Jong-Un had reportedly made a new rule that required every man in his country to get his haircut. Obviously, when you take a look at that radical ‘do, it’s hard to imagine how the women of …

Ukraine crisis: Hague warns Russia on long-term future

<b>There will be serious long-term consequences if Russia continues to destabilise Ukraine, Foreign Secretary William Hague has said.</b><p>Mr Hague warned that Moscow could face international isolation and lasting economic damage, through a reduction in foreign investment.<p>The foreign secretary was speaking …

Russia

Grey Wolf Captured On Camera

Changing Planet<p><i>Victoria Hillman is a National Geographic Explorer and Research Director for the Transylvanian Wildlife Project overseeing research on carnivores and biodiversity of Europe’s last great wilderness. Follow the expedition here on Explorers Journal through updates from the team.</i><p>—–—<p>We …

Pollution From Asia Makes Pacific Storms Stronger

Aerosols in atmosphere change weather in North America, says new study.<p>What happens in Asia doesn't stay in Asia, a new study warns. Pollution from booming economies in the Far East is causing stronger storms and changing weather patterns over the Pacific Ocean, which in turn is changing weather in …

Saudi Arabia: reported poison gas use by Syria is challenge to world | Reuters

RIYADH (Reuters) - Saudi Arabia’s Foreign Minister Prince Saud al-Faisal on Tuesday said the “grave news” that President Bashar al-Assad’s forces had carried out two poison gas attacks last week was a challenge to “international will”.<p>A wreckage of a car is seen amid damage at a site hit by what …

Alien UFO Sightings

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Why You Should Care about Social Network Over-Sharing

Everybody has a "friend" on social media that clogs up the newsfeed with excessive posts and pics that are more nuisance than news. This "friend" may share too many items, too often. Let's face it, in some cases, that "friend" could be you.<p>Security and privacy experts recommend reviewing your …

How to Cook Lobster Mexican-Style, According to Chef Shannon Bard

Chef Shannon Bard from Zapoteca in Portland, ME, brings together Mexico and Maine in lobster tacos.<p>We never say no to lobster, pretty much as a rule, but when we heard about <b>Chef Shannon Bard</b> from Zapoteca restaurant in Portland, Maine, and her <b>chipotle chile lobster tacos</b>, the combination gave us …

Cooking

Kuberg Free-Rider is an Electric Motorcycle

A new electric motorcycle has turned up on Kickstarter called the Kuberg Free-Rider. The company says that it is the most versatile electric …

Electric Vehicles

Could "electronic noses" help sniff out cancer? Researchers think they are on to something big, saying one odour-sniffing machine was as good as a mammogram at detecting breast cancer and that many other devices capable of spotting other diseases may be on the way: http://bbc.in/1qmu9GV

It's been nicknamed the "chicken from hell" and is a strange bird-like creature that has a bony crest on top of a beaky head and a long tail like a lizard. It is the Anzu wyliei and is a new species of dinosaur discovered in the US. It also could provide crucial further clues to how dinosaurs became extinct http://bbc.in/1gc3XvQ

Garmin Vivofit Now Available In The UK

Garmin has announced that the new Garmin Vivofit is now available in the UK, and the device is being sold exclusively through UK retailer John</i> …

Gear & Gadgets