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How to Do the Perfect Plank

GIF<p>Planks are a simple bodyweight exercise that challenges you to hold your body as stiff as a board for as long as you can. It’s sort of become a …

Bodyweight Exercise

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What Is Ovulation?

Ovulation occurs when an egg moves from the ovaries into the fallopian tubes and is ready for fertilization. It occurs midway in a woman's menstrual …

Women's Health

What the Most Alluring Women of 17th Century England Looked Like

Beauty was an asset, a weapon, and a curse for the ladies of the Restoration court.<p>A portrait gallery at Windsor Castle, royal residence of Charles …

Windsor Castle

7 Exciting Genetics Facts that will Show you how Far we have Reached

Genetics is one of those ‘never-ceases-to-amuse-me’ kind of subjects that despite having heavy funding and research has grey areas. It’s a bit like a …

Genetics

“The evidence is pretty incontrovertible that he doesn’t exist”: Stephen Colbert’s favorite scientist on the universe, naturalism and finding meaning without God

Sean Carroll excels at explaining complex science to regular people — including those who don’t believe<p>More than two decades ago, the renowned astronomer Carl Sagan wrote that “We live in a society exquisitely dependent on science and technology, in which hardly anyone knows anything about science …

Our DNA is 99.9% the same as the person sitting next to us — and we're surprisingly similar to a bunch of other living things

And of those 3 billion base pairs, only a tiny amount are unique to us, making us about 99.9% genetically similar to the next human.<p>In a recent TED talk by physicist and entrepreneur Riccardo Sabatini, he demonstrated that a printed version of your entire genetic code would occupy some 262,000 …

Genetics

Woody Allen explains all the ways he has changed wife Soon-Yi for his pleasure, remains creepy

Woody Allen’s love life over the decades has often been cause for speculation and scandal. Most pointedly with his current wife, Soon-Yi, who was the …

Woody Allen

17 Underrated Bands You Need To Listen To ASAP

Here's your chance to say, "I heard them first."

Artist Gets Exclusive Rights to Blackest Black Ever Created

Is it innovation in art or a publicity stunt?<p>A British artist has secured exclusive rights to the blackest material ever produced, setting off a …

Streetwear

‘Warden, let her rip’: The final words of Texas inmates on death row are surprisingly upbeat

[np_widget id=”108″ / info=”https://public.tableau.com/views/WordFrequency_1/Dashboard1?:embed=y&:display_count=yes&:showTabs=y”]<p>Facing the needle, …

Criminal Justice

Man Flu Is a Real Thing, Says Science

Researchers from Johns Hopkins University find that oestrogen protects women from the flu, but not men.

Johns Hopkins University

Republicans Just Don't Get Climate Science, And Here's Proof

This video mashup will make you laugh... and cry.<p>Now that the world has a climate agreement, will Republican U.S. representatives and presidential candidates stop spewing false science? A new video (above) from Americans United For Change, a progressive advocacy group affiliated with the White …

Why Earth's Magnetic Field Flip-Flops

Every so often, Earth's magnetic field flips on its head, turning the magnetic North Pole into the South Pole and vice versa.<p>It last happened 780,000 …

Earth Science

7'3 Spurs rookie Boban Marjanovic went to the D-League and immediately started passing like White Chocolate

There is a 7'3 rookie from the Balkan region taking the NBA by storm.<p>I am, of course, speaking of Boban Marjanovic, the 27-year-old Very Large Man who signed with the Spurs over the summer after a solid career in Europe. He made his debut for the Austin Spurs of the D-League Saturday night and …

20 Signs You’ve Evolved As A Person

There are striking differences between evolved and conscious people and non-evolved, non-conscious people.<p>Becoming evolved is a process that begins …

The Sunni-Shia split at the heart of regional conflict in the middle east explained

It was in another time — more than 1,300 years ago — in a land known as the Islamic State that, after the death of the Prophet Muhammad, a succession …

Middle East

Want to Raise Resilient Kids? A Navy SEAL Says Always Do This

Improve your resiliency--or teach your kids to be mentally tougher--with these important practices.<p>Resilience is defined as "the capacity to recover quickly from difficulties; toughness."<p>There's no surprise that it's a characteristic of some of the world's most successful people. It's also a …

Self-improvement

The 42 Best Science Memes On The Internet

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8 Brain 'Facts' We All Get Wrong

Are you left-brained or right-brained? The correct answer is “neither.” Read on to find out the science behind this and seven other brain “facts” we …

Two teens charged as adults for possessing ‘child pornography’ … of themselves

Is it possible to sexually exploit one’s self?<p>That question is one of many conundrums in the recent case of a teenage North Carolina couple charged …

North Carolina

Is another human living inside you?

You may think your body and mind are your own. In fact, you are a fusion of many organisms - including, potentially, another person. Words by David Robson, photography by Ariko Inaoka.<p><i>This story is part of BBC Future’s “Best of 2015” list, our greatest hits of the year.</i> <i>Browse the full list.</i><p><i>-</i><p>Once …

Genetics

25 Books Every Man Should Read

Make it a drinking game.<p>Literacy is hot. Like CrossFit. Remember this Instagram account? Next time you're caught in a random girl's iPhone lens, make sure you've got your face buried in one of these puppies.*<p>* Burying your face in a puppy is also a surefire way of ending up in a girl's Instagram …

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To Decode Elephant Conversation, You Must Feel The Jungle Rumble

The natural world is abuzz with the sound of animals communicating — crickets, birds, even grunting fish. But scientists learning to decode these sounds say the secret signals of African elephants — their deepest rumblings — are among the most intriguing calls any animal makes.<p>Katy Payne, the same …

Music Production

[Text] Don't rely on motivation for anything. It is fleeting and unreliable. Discipline, however, is unyielding. Force yourself to follow through.

Don't rely on motivation for anything. It is fleeting and unreliable. Discipline, however, is unyielding. Force yourself to follow through. Things …

Motivation

88 Amazing Facts Everyone Should Know

<b>1.</b> Thirty-five percent of people are born without wisdom teeth.<p><b>2.</b> As we continue to evolve, scientists believe that fewer and fewer humans will be …

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