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The cashless society is a con – and big finance is behind it | Brett Scott

Digital systems may be ‘convenient', but they often fail. Cash, on the other hand, does not crash<p>All over the western world banks are shutting down cash machines and branches. They are trying to push you into using their digital payments and digital banking infrastructure. Just like Google wants …

Banking

How Serotonin Levels Affect Your Weight

Serotonin is a neurotransmitter. That means it's a chemical that works on your brain, influencing how it reacts to things.<p>What Does Serotonin …

Wellness

This company has effectively just turned water into wine

This winery has just essentially proved that you can indeed turn water into wine by rolling out their new product.<p>O.Vine is a “wine water” produced at Golan Heights Winery, which sits among the Galilee Mountains just outside of the city of Katzrin, in Israel. The winery is actually the …

Golan Heights

A Nevada Park That Sneaks in Under the Tourist Radar

On the Utah-Nevada border, Great Basin could be called the black sheep of the region’s national park family. Bryce, Zion, Arches, Canyonlands, even …

National Parks

A Tiny Taipei Apartment Pursues Muji-Like Minimalism For $35K

Completed on a budget of $35,000, this 355-square-foot apartment has been designed with young professionals in mind.<p>Nestled in a 12-story residential tower, a tiny one-bedroom apartment has been revamped by local design practice Phoebe Sayswow Architects to display how small-scale living can be …

Gender

NYC library cards can now get you free entry to some museums

Book-smart New Yorkers will cash in on this deal.<p>The city’s library cards can now be used to save big bucks at some of the priciest museums, with …

newyork

Space-Saving Solutions: 33 Creative Storage Ideas

The lack of storage space is a recurrent problem in homes. In most cases, residual spaces or uncomfortable corners are used to solve the lack of …

cortesíade

Reverse Underlying Cause of Degenerative Aging

To remain alive, your cells generate a continuous flow of <b>energy</b>.<p>When <b>energy</b> is produced by burning <b>hydrocarbons</b> such as coal or oil, the result is …

Diabetes

Next Generation Vitamin

Revolutionary Form Of Vitamin B3 “Turns Off” Aging Genes<p>Normal aging is accompanied by a noticeable increase in both mental and physical <b>fatigue</b>, …

Medicine

Carnitine Restores Cellular Function - page 1

A wealth of emerging technology demonstrates that as we gain control over individual mechanisms involved in cellular aging, systemic symptoms of</b> …

Brain-Restoring Impact of Magnesium L-Threonate

<b>MIT</b> researchers discovered and patented <b>magnesium L-threonate</b> based on its unique ability to boost <b>brain</b> levels of <b>magnesium</b>.<p>Rapid absorption and …

Fallen trees make gorgeous wooden iMac stands

Mike Fisher makes a living getting old, fallen trees ready for a new life in the technology sector.<p>The woodworker, with a shop in the “Forest City” of Rockford, Illinois, makes wooden iMac stands and shelves out fallen ash and walnut trees.<p>Fisher’s company, Heartwood, has been making the elegant …

iMac

The 8 Most Common National Electric Code Violations DIYers Make

These are the electrical codes DIYers (and pros) mess up most often. Many problems stem from new additions to the National Electrical Code (NEC), …

Home Improvement

Baltic Mini Pack

Design

Coconut Rice Noodles with Ginger and Turmeric

4 servings<p>This is a weeknight pantry curry that comes together in the time it takes to boil water for the rice noodles. Fast! For this recipe, blooming the ginger, turmeric, and black pepper in oil is essential for releasing their aromatic properties into the coconut milk-based sauce.<p>August …

Recipes

The Simple Thing You Can Do to Get Third-party Companies to Stop Reading Your Gmail

Earlier this week a story published in the <i>Wall Street Journal</i> pointed out that some apps and services are using not only computers to read your …

Apps

An Expert's Guide to Intermittent Fasting For Beginners

There are a lot of diet options out there, but don't despair if you haven't found the right one for your lifestyle. Instead, consider giving intermittent fasting a try. I get it — if you're anything like me, the mere mention of fasting may send you running in the opposite direction, but I quickly …

Holistic Medicine

This summer, drink your vinegar as part of a delicious shrub

When I picked up my Community Supported Agriculture box at Amber Waves Farm a few days ago, I was invited to take a bunch of rhubarb. It was beautiful and about 3 feet long. I had never seen such pretty or long stalks of rhubarb before, so I took it but I had no idea what I was going to do with it. …

Recipes

Mondly uses speech recognition to fast-track your language learning

popsci shop<p>Get lifetime access for only $39.99.<p>Learning a new language can seem pretty daunting when your inch-thick textbook arrives in the mail. Thankfully, there is a smarter way to learn. Mondly is a highly-rated app that helps you master grammar and pick up vocabulary through fun mini-games. …

Language

The greatest threat to your life

Ask anyone, what’s the greatest medical risk of dying? And they’ll answer heart attack.<p>The correct answer is a blood clot (thrombosis) that occurs in …

Medical Research

A Desk That Encourages Our Inner Child to Come Out!

Regardless of our age or profession, it’s highly likely that we spend an unhealthy amount of our day sat down. In fact, studies have shown that a …

Industrial Design

New research reveals more travellers are leaving their partners at home to fly solo

When it comes to heading out on a dream trip, many travellers are happy to leave their partners at home in order to make it happen, according to a new survey.<p>Travelzoo, a travel deal site, found that more than three-quarters of Brits have travelled solo or plan to in the future – and it’s not just …

Travelers

Apple Is Building a Media Platform Like Never Before

Have you ever watched the construction of a new building while knowing nothing about what the finished product would be? You track its progress a piece at a time, clueless about the end goal until finally there comes a point when, in a single moment, suddenly it all makes sense.<p>Apple's media …

Smart TV

Want to Live Longer? Here Are the 6 Best Diets for Longevity

It’s an age-old question: Which diet will add more years to your life? In other words, what is the best diet for longevity? The good news is that …

Holistic Medicine

Beyond genetics: Lifestyle choices to slow the aging process

You know those people, the ones who are older than you but act decades younger? They embody the phrase “70 is the new 50.” Actually, in their cases, 70 seems to be the new 30 because they radiate so much youth and energy.<p>These folks may have A+ genetics, which undeniably contributes to their …

Wellness

How to plan a trek along the Abraham Path

A new series of walking trails through the Middle East is opening up trekking opportunities in a region more often seen solely as a historical destination. The Abraham Path traces the journey of the Prophet Abraham (revered as the father of monotheism by Jews, Christians and Muslims alike) from his …

Hiking

10 best boat journeys

Boats are often overlooked as a way to see the world; we invariably have limited time to get from A to Z so we fly, missing B to Y. In a lot of cases, though, boats are the best, and frequently the only way, to properly see a destination. Here are ten of the best boat journeys the world has to …

New Zealand

NordVPN is as close to perfect as you could ask for in a VPN

NordVPN<p>$2.75 per month (3-year plan)<p>View Product<p>The Good<p>Strong security feature set • Fast! • Easy to use • Good for torrenting and Netflix<p>The …

discover how to get anywhere

Find the best way to get anywhere<br>on your mobile or tablet<p><b>Compare your options:</b><br>plane, train, bus, car, ferry, bike share, driving and walking …

Foreign Policy Design Group

A design & innovation consultancy delivering breakthrough ideas, sustainable growth and meaningful impact for tomorrow’s market leaders.<p>Check out our …