Melanie Tomitsch

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The Surprising Finds At King Arthur's Legendary Castle

Recent research at Tintagel Castle (in Cornwall, England) has uncovered some fascinating finds. In addition to ceramics from what’s now Turkey (and maybe Cyprus) and glassware from the Iberian peninsula, archeologists from English Heritage working at the site have just uncovered a stone from the …

Archaeology

I Used a Derma-Roller on My Body to See If It Would Actually Heal Stretch Marks

Stretch marks are a part of life—that I've accepted. And now that some brands have decided to stop Photoshopping them out of their ad campaigns and …

Skin Care

Dermaplaning Is the Secret to Brighter, Smoother Skin

Want a baby face? Look no further than a dermaplaning tool. Whether it be electric or manual, you'll see a world of results after just one …

Dermatologists Swear By Glycolic Acid Peels for Radiant Skin

Let's get real: We all want poreless, radiant, youthful-looking skin to rival the best Instagram filter. But between city pollutants, winter dryness, …

April’s Full Moon in Scorpio and Jupiter Retrograde Occur Simultaneously

On Sunday, April 29,a dramatic full moon in Scorpio arrives — while Jupiter is in retrograde. So what does this mean? While each sign is affected differently, there are things we should all know about both occurrences, which was first noted and reported by Bustle. Let's start with the Scorpio full …

7 Reasons Your Makeup Doesn't Look as Good as You Want It To

If you spend hours scrolling through Instagram and watching YouTube videos wondering why you can never re-create the amazing makeup you see on others, there may be a few simple things you're forgetting. Unless you have the time to research and learn from professionals, learning all the tricks is …

What a psychic taught me that my religion couldn’t

<b>(Shutterstock)</b><p>In my religious upbringing, visiting a psychic was the equivalent of putting out the welcome mat for Satan<p>Linda A. Curtis<p>April 14, 2018 11:30pm (UTC)<p>“Please come in,” the woman said, smiling as she held open the front door. <i>I’m about to enter the Devil’s lair</i>, I said to myself. Despite …

Abortion Is Not Murder

Even if we granted the most generous possible terms to the anti-abortion camp, even if we pretended the fetus was fully rational and contemplating Shakespeare in the womb, abortion would still not be murder.<p>It is not surprising that Kevin Williamson, who called for women who had abortions to be …

The Woman Who Knows Everything About the Universe

In 1965, physicist Richard Feynman was busy. He was busy winning the Nobel Prize, and he was busy learning to draw. One day during that productive …

6 Natural Moisturizers That Work Better Than Botox

Moisturizing is one of the most important things you can do for your skin. It may seem like a mundane task, but this simple cream actually has the …

Now, there’s an injectable bandage that stops bleeding, speeds healing

An injectable bandage fabricated from a seaweed-derived gel that is used in cooking can stop bleeding and promote wound healing, according to …

I Replaced Retinoids With These Nontoxic Alternatives—And I Love The Results

Pregnancy these days has a steep learning curve with <i>so many</i> do's and don’ts. So when I found out we were expecting last August (due in May with a …

This Chrome extension silences tabs before they annoy you

Google’s Chrome browser already lets you manually mute entire sites for good, and the next version will automatically prevent videos from autoplaying if they have sound. If you want more control, and to ensure that you never have an open tab taking over your speakers, you’ll want to try …

These Serums Actually Work, According To Top Dermatologists

Sure, a new pair of shoes or an It bag is nice, but many of us are more wiling to shell out a chunk of our paychecks for quality skin care, all in …

Research suggests psychopaths might be able to understand other people's feelings after all — but only when it benefits them

Having a close relationship with someone with dark tetrad personality traits — narcissism, Machiavellianism, psychopathy, and sadism — is tough to say the least. As well as being selfish, they appear to be devoid of empathy for anyone around them, including their closest family members.<p>Psychopaths …

The amazing ways intermittent fasting affects your body and brain

It's odd to think that depriving yourself of a necessity for life might be one of the most powerful ways to transform your health. Yet there's more and more evidence for the idea that fasting could have powerful health benefits for both the body and brain.<p>There are many different forms of fasting, …

Brainless Embryos Suggest Bioelectricity Guides Growth

The tiny tadpole embryo looked like a bean. One day old, it didn’t even have a heart yet. The researcher in a white coat and gloves who hovered over …

Biology

The Third Age of credit

Society is beginning to wake up to a tremendous shift in one of the most fundamental underpinnings to how we live our lives: the credit system. Even though it’s not commonly known, credit infrastructure has existed about as long as civilization itself. In one way or another, credit systems have …

Load up on Cisco certification training for less than $6 per course today

popsci shop<p>These nine courses will help you ace the exams.<p>Cisco networks are used throughout the world. If you plan to work in IT, you really need to know how they work. The Ultimate Cisco Certification Super Bundle helps you become a certified expert, with nine courses preparing you for the …

Tinnitus Cure In 5 Minutes | Most Powerful Tinnitus Sound Therapy Binaural Beats Music For Treatment

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15 Women Whose Bodies Completely Transformed From Intermittent Fasting

Intermittent fasting, where you eat all your food in a shorter window and fast for a certain part of the day, is gaining popularity, as many people have found success with losing weight from this diet. Certified dietitian Leslie Langevin, MS, RD, CD, of Whole Health Nutrition told POPSUGAR that …

Fitness

The Definitive Guide to Licensing: When You Get a Great Idea, What Do You Do Next?

An entrepreneur who sees somebody's good idea get licensed once a week tells you exactly how to pursue your own good idea.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>Stephen Key is an expert on licensing consumer-product ideas. His book about inventing,</i> One Simple Idea, <i>has been</i> …

Scientists Have Established a Link Between Brain Damage and Religious Fundamentalism

A study published in the journal <i>Neuropsychologia</i> has shown that religious fundamentalism is, in part, the result of a functional impairment in a …

The Brain

How to Use This Secret Tool to Find Amazing Flight Deals

Even if you've never heard of Matrix by ITA software, you've certainly seen its magic at work. It powers both Google Flights as well as KAYAK, and is …

Flying

Fall of Troy: the legend and the facts

The legendary ancient city of Troy is very much in the limelight this year: a big budget co-production between the BBC and Netflix: Troy, Fall of a …

15 Products That Are the Closest Thing to Botox in a Bottle

In the quest for smoothing wrinkles and plumping lax skin, going under the needle (whether for neuromodulator or filler) reigns supreme. That said, if you wince at the thought of sharp objects or don't have hundreds (thousands!) to drop on in-office treatments, there are pain-free, subtle, and …

Skin Care

8 Things You Need to Know About Microneedling Before You Try It

If it sounds painful, that's because it kinda is.<p>If you've tried all the creams and magic serums in the world yet are still looking for an effective way to treat fine lines, hyperpigmentation, and acne scars, you might want to try microneedling. Exactly how it sounds, microneedling is a minimally …

Woman who spent £4,000 trying to repair sun-damaged skin FINALLY cures problem – with £50 product

A personal trainer who blew more than £4,000 trying to repair her sun-damaged skin finally cured the problem – with a £49.99 …

Skin Care

Here Are 31 Beauty Products Instagram Users Say Actually Work

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This $12 Anti-Aging Tool Contoured My Jaw & Got Rid Of My Dark Circles

Before you start trying to guess my age, just know that I'm not old. OK, so I haven't been to a club in years and high schoolers these days feel like …