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Infographic: Scientific Reasons Why You Can Never Get Enough Coffee

We drink more than 400 million cups of coffee per day. Homebrew site Dripped Coffee shows why we are so obsessed in a new infographic<p>Science says you shouldn't have coffee first thing in the morning, but you should have it before you take a power nap, but not too much or you won't be able to focus. …

This Common Antioxidant Actively Slows The Signs of Ageing in Human Skin

"The effects we're seeing are not temporary."<p>A common antioxidant used as a dye in laboratories could one day be added to skin care products as way …

Skin Care

Our Galaxy's Supermassive Black Hole May Reveal the Universe's Hidden Fifth Force

Redefining Physics<p>For the most part, we seem to have our universe figured out: there are four fundamental forces that govern the interactions of …

You Have the Power to Physically Reshape Your Brain

Neuroplasticity is the idea that you can alter your brain in a physical and mental way by changing its stimuli — which can include environment, …

Massive blast in the heart of Kabul’s diplomatic quarter kills at least 80

By Sayed Salahuddin<p>Pamela Constable<p>, Bureau chief<p>KABUL — A massive blast tore through the diplomatic quarter of the Afghan capital Wednesday, killing at least 80 people and wounding more than 460, officials said. The devastation left Kabul in shock and underlined the country’s security struggles as …

Extremism

Leaked regulation: Trump plans to roll back Obamacare birth control mandate

The administration is mulling broad exemptions from the health law requirement.<p>The Trump administration is apparently preparing to overhaul Obamacare’s birth control mandate, purportedly allowing any employer to seek a moral or religious exemption from the requirement, according to a draft …

Russia fires cruise missiles at Islamic State targets from Mediterranean

MOSCOW (Reuters) - A Russian warship and submarine have fired four cruise missiles from the Mediterranean at Islamic State targets near the Syrian city of Palmyra, the Defense Ministry said on Wednesday.<p>The strike, which Russian news agencies said was the first of its kind since November, was …

Trump is pulling U.S. out of Paris climate deal

President Trump has made his decision to withdraw from the Paris climate accord, according to two sources with direct knowledge of the decision. …

15 Stunning Destinations to Take your Travel Photography to the Next level

Looking to take your travel photography to the next level? A photographer is only as good as the subject matter they photograph, and we’ve got the 15 …

This Diet Guru Lost 20 Pounds Eating Two Pounds of Bacon Per Day

In October 2015, Dan Quibell lost almost 20 pounds by eating two pounds of bacon every day. He was cooking up so much of the stuff that he was …

Breakfast Egg Casseroles and Quiches

01 of 31<p>Breakfast Egg Casseroles and Quiches to Please the Crowd<p>Whether you call it a breakfast egg casserole, strata, quiche, or egg pie, you can …

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Healthy Desserts

These amazing recipes include brown sugar custards with orange zest, plum-and-honey sabayon gratins, and minted watermelon popsicles.

The History of Doughnuts

The origin of the doughnut is heavily debated. The concept of fried dough is not exclusive to one country or culture and variations of the doughnut …

Does drinking change your personality? Not so much, study suggests

Whether we are using alcohol as an excuse for bad behavior or just think we are much more fun when we drink, most of us seem to believe that our …

Scientists think they found proof of a parallel universe

Composite; NASA<p>Scientists believe they may have discovered evidence of a parallel universe that crashed into our own in a galactic impact mirroring a …

A growing human-made bubble in space could be great news for our future on this planet

Humans aren't just changing the surface of Earth, we're also changing the space around us. We've created a bubble around Earth that NASA probes discovered. It's invisible to the naked eye but could prove incredibly useful in the near future for our way of life.<p><b>Follow Tech Insider:</b>On Facebook

Space

An Experimental Gene Therapy Uses Viruses to Stop Age-Related Blindness

A Unique Treatment<p>They say you don’t fight fire with fire. However, researchers from Johns Hopkins Medicine in Maryland have found that sometimes a …

Tabby's Star, aka the "Alien-Megastructures" Star, is Active Again

Tabby’s Star has baffled scientists endlessly since it was discovered. It acts like no other star, erratically losing lots of brightness in seemingly …

Scientists might be just weeks away from taking the first real picture of a black hole

The numbers behind the creation of the Event Horizon Telescope (EHT) are mind boggling enough, let alone the thought of what it might see on April 5 when it's trained on Sagittarius A*, the supermassive black hole at the centre of our galaxy.<p>It's 26,000 light years from Earth. Even though its …

Black Holes

What can you get away with stealing from hotels?

I am not a thief. But when I find myself in the comfort of a hotel room swollen with tiny shampoo bottles and different sized pieces of soap, …

6 Hikes That Will Take You Around the World

These trails will take you to destinations you've never seen before.<p>Machu Picchu’s Inca Trail isn’t the only scenic hike worth traveling and trekking …

Tips for Hailing a Cab in Popular Tourist Destinations Around the World

There are harder things in life than hailing a cab, but depending on the city, it can be slightly confusing. Travel + Leisure offers a few tips for …

12 Aerial Photos That Show the World in Ways You’ve Never Seen

Get a bird's-eye view of some of the world's most captivating sites.<p>Aerial photographs give us the chance to see the world in a way we rarely get …

Nonprofits

As Obesity Rises, Remote Pacific Islands Plan to Abandon Junk Food

HONG KONG — Cookies and sugary drinks served at government meetings are about to go away. So are imported noodles and canned fish served in tourist bungalows.<p>Taking their place? Local coconuts, lobsters and lime juice.<p>While many governments struggle to ban soda to curb obesity, the tiny Torba …

'Eggs are a source of 20 per cent of the selenium you need in a day and a thyroid superfood'

<b>I have thyroid, PCOD, asthma, and have also been operated for uterine polyps. Doctors recommend losing weight, but the dieticians I've consulted give</b> …

Nutrition

RANKED: The 21 most expensive holiday destinations on the planet

Hoppa analysed the average cost of a one night stay per person to produce the ranking. The total per person includes the split cost of a hotel room, a meal for two with a shared bottle of wine, a shared 3-kilometre taxi journey, as well as a coffee, a cocktail, and a beer each.<p>Hoppa's report also …

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A fully loaded guide to the ultimate cooking recipes. Providing quick and easy cooking methods based on the Mediterranean culinary culture, Your Food …

Cooking

African Sweet Potato & Chicken Stew Recipe

By: Erin V. Russ<p>Fantastic recipe. I don't really like cooking, so I needed something easy but healthy. I used precooked frozen chicken to make things …