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Scientists created a mobile game to help detect the early onset of dementia

In the mobile video game Sea Hero Quest, you play an ocean explorer recovering your aging sailor father’s lost memories. But along the way, you’re also helping advance Alzheimer’s research in the real world.<p>Everything you do becomes a data point for scientists to use later on. You move through …

What is our moral obligation to the stranger?

For centuries this question has haunted European thought, and as new fences are erected and bodies wash up on the shores of the Mediterranean its …

H5N1

Via the <i>South China Morning Post</i>, one of the best Zika reports I've seen yet: Fight against Zika virus a moral issue, WHO expert tells Hong Kong. The …

Hong Kong

The Ethics & Immorality of the Federal Student Loan System

2 Comments<p>Is it possible for something to be ethical but immoral at the same time?<p>Like most people, my students—to whom I ask this question every …

Finance

America’s moral obligation in the global refugee crisis

(RNS) Around 8 million people were forcibly displaced from their homes by violence or other social upheaval in 2015, the largest number ever recorded …

The Internet Makes Us Stupid and Here's Why

I hate to admit it. But reading this column will make you stupider. No, it’s not that what I have to say is particularly obtuse. It’s that you’re …

17 Cheap Organic Foods You Should Be Buying

Compared to conventional foods, certain organic foods are so affordable that you shouldn’t ignore them while grocery shopping.<p>You’re typically …

Need A Gift Idea? Send A Potato To Your Closest Spud

"Don't be bland. Don't be forgettable. Send a Potato in the Post instead."<p>You can always send flowers, but here's something more a-peeling.<p>A U.K. startup has established a mail-order business that allows you to send potatoes with loving messages scrawled on them. Potato in the Post owner Adrian …

10 Things that Change your Brain - OpenMind

Using the most advanced <b>neuroimaging</b> techniques, science has identified some activities that permanently modify our brain, either by changing its …

Leaky Gut Syndrome: What You Should Know About Your Gut Bacteria

There's a universe of living organisms in your digestive tract, and the little critters can do a ton for you. Up to 100 trillion cells live in your gut microbiome, forming a world that scientists are still working to understand. 100 trillion cells -- that's enough microbes to make it the highest …

Immune System

Sacré bleu! French restaurateurs asked to hand out doggy bags

A plan to cut food waste in France includes the suggestion that restaurants should encourage customers to take leftovers home in American-style 'doggy bags'<p>France is to swallow <b>its gastronomic pride</b> and finally embrace "le doggy bag" amid plans to cut food wastage that sees a third of the world's …

7 Women Explain Exactly How They Lost Weight Without Going On Crazy Diets

Yep, totally possible.<p>It might be the least-fun "would you rather" in existence: Would you rather <i>not</i> be hangry all the time, or lose 10 pounds?<p>Luckily, you don't have to play that cruel game if you're looking for a way to lose weight. These women are proof: Instead of going on a trendy crash diet …

Diets

Working Out With Supermodel Karlie Kloss: The Toned Legs GIF

If you are one of the 9.3 million viewers who tuned into the Victoria’s Secret Show last month, chances are you couldn’t help wondering <i>exactly</i> how <b>Karlie Kloss</b>—whose 6’1” frame has never looked longer, leaner, or stronger—prepped for the runway.<p>According to the model, fitness has been a way of life …

Karlie Kloss

Working Out With Supermodel Karlie Kloss: The Sculpted Arms GIF

Sculpted arms with a hint of sinuous curve—but no bulk—are the hallmark of trainer and modelFIT cofounder **Justin Gelband’**s signature technique. Enter model and client <b>Karlie Kloss,</b> who takes on one of his custom bicep-, tricep-, shoulder-, and chest-toning circuits for today’s arm-focused …

Karlie Kloss