Joshua Vanderpool

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New Weight Loss Drug Mimics The Effects Of Eating An Entire Meal

Researchers at the Salk Institute have developed a new weight loss pill that tricks the body into believing it has consumed calories, which then …

Weight Loss

Mercedes-Benz Unveils F015 Concept Luxury In Motion

Why Is This Important?<p>Mercedes-Benz unveils its vision of the Inevitable Future Robot Car.<p>Long Story Short<p>For the first time ever, a major automaker debuted a concept car at CES. Fitting, it was dazzling sneak peek into a brave new world of autonomous driving.<p>Long Story<p>Mercedes-Benz’s …

Airports

Marijuana Drastically Shrinks Aggressive Form Of Brain Cancer, New Study Finds

Over the past few years, research has revealed that marijuana can both destroy certain cancer cells and reduce the growth of others. Now, a new study in mice has found that when combined with radiation treatment, cannabis can effectively shrink one of the most aggressive types of brain tumors.<p>In a …

Pat Robertson: Beat non-religious kids on Christmas until they appreciate 'blessings of discipline'

Conservative TV preacher Pat Robertson on Monday said that family’s son who smoked marijuana and criticized religion on Christmas should be beaten by …

Stunning images taken on Nasa Cassini spacecraft's mission to Saturn

The Apple Watch Is Going To Be A (Relative) Flop, Top Startup Investor Says

On Thursday, he posted a series of predictions for 2015.<p>One of them is that Apple's first new product line in years, the Apple Watch, is going to be a flop.<p>Wilson writes: "Another market where the reality will not live up to the hype is wearables. The Apple Watch will not be the home-run product …

Weird Crystal Can Absorb All The Oxygen In A Room -- And Then Release It Later

This could potentially make fuel cells, space travel, and scuba diving a lot more efficient.<p>Researchers from the University of Southern Denmark say they’ve invented a crystal that pulls oxygen out of the air and even water. Apparently, just a spoonful of the stuff can suck up all the oxygen in a …

Rubber Band Machine Gun

No matter where you wage rubber band warfare — whether it's in your apartment with your buddies, or against co-workers in the office — you can take …

Motorola Moto Hint Earbud

We all know by now that Bluetooth headsets are a serious fashion faux pas — so if you're going to wear one, make it as small as possible. The …

Are Modafinil's Brain-Boosting Benefits Hype Or Science?

Nobody gets enough sleep these days and everyone needs to work harder. Sometimes coffee just doesn't seem like it's enough. Thus the temptation to apply pharmacology to thinking smarter, faster and longer.<p>One option is modafinil, a prescription drug approved by the Food and Drug Administration to …

Mercedes-Benz' insane new SUV concept is a giant solar panel

German car manufacturer Mercedes-Benz has debuted a new concept for a hydrogen-powered SUV, and it's pretty crazy. The Vision G-Code is as striking as any concept, with a squat profile and space-age interior, but it's not the car's looks that are interesting here: it's the paint. When the G-Code is …

Milk: 11 reasons why it’s not such a superfood after all

New research shows that drinking three glasses of milk a day could be bad for your health. Here is what a pinta might be doing to you<p>Milk used to be touted as a health drink. Jam-packed with all the essential food groups as well as vitamins and minerals such as phosphorous and calcium, a glass of …

Public Health England

Forget Kale. Try These Three REAL Superfoods

Don’t get me wrong. I’m a fan of kale.<p>But kale is absolutely, positively not a superfood.<p>A superfood is high in protein, low in fat, gluten-free, …

Marijuana Miracle: 5 Exciting New Discoveries About Pot

<i>The following article first appeared in the Nation Magazine. For more great content from the Nation subscribe here.</i><p>For many years, the federal …

Tesla Motors preps for its $35k Model 3 with a new battery factory in Nevada

Tesla Motors is going to need to expand production to hit its goal of selling a $35,000 electric vehicle by 2017, and as rumored, today it's announcing plans for a new plant in Nevada that will help it get there. Several states were in the running to host the "Gigafactory" (and its 6,500~ jobs) but …