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If You're Trying to Get Rid of Belly Fat, Eat Any of These 14 Delicious Breakfasts

Diet plays a huge role in reducing body fat percentage, and there are certain foods proven to target abdominal fat specifically. Ingredients such as …

Make a Wall Mounted Desk With a Secret Compartment Underneath

A desk is a great place to work, but it’s also a great place to hide stuff. Over on YouTube, DIY Creators put together a desk that mounts to a wall, …

Revealed: How dangerous fake health news conquered Facebook

The widespread circulation of fake health news on social networks is misleading and potentially dangerous, health officials have …

Downtown Los Angeles hasn't seen this much construction since the 1920s

On the corner of Wilshire Boulevard and Figueroa Street in downtown Los Angeles, workers are putting the finishing touches on the Wilshire Grand, the West Coast's tallest building. Owned by Korean Air, it rises 1,100 feet and will have a hotel, offices and observation deck when finished.<p>Two blocks …

Skyscrapers

Under Armour says its ridiculously expensive pajamas will help athletes sleep better

LAS VEGAS — Can high tech pajamas help you sleep better? Under Armour thinks so.<p>The sportswear company unveiled a new line of "sleepwear" at CES that …

Under Armour

Science Says Listening to These 5 Songs Will Make You Remarkably Happy

Music has long been tied to deep emotion in all living beings--including happiness.<p>For as long as sound has existed, music has always been tied to deep emotion in all living beings. It's one of the stimuli that are most likely to evoke a memory or intense reaction, one of the strange phenomena that …

Brain Imaging

2017's best new restaurants | CNN Travel

(CNN) — Korean barbecue in London, Danish cuisine in New York and a seafood specialist in Dubai all share one thing in common -- they're served at some of the world's hottest new restaurants for 2017.<p>From the Caribbean to New Zealand, global gourmets will be digging out their airline schedules to …

These 30-minute workouts will get you the body you always wanted

Warmup<p>1. MOUNTAIN CLIMBERS: 3 sets of 20 reps<p><b>Liveing says:</b> “Mountain climbers will raise your heart rate — they’re a cardiovascular jolt.”<p>Start in a …

The 13 best restaurants in London to try in 2017

Back in August, the Waitrose Good Food Guide 2017 published its ranking of the UK's 50 best restaurants.<p>While the top three places to check out in …

A lush curtain of greenery provides privacy for this sprawling home in Vietnam

A curtain of lush greenery flows along the main hallway of this gorgeous residence in Vietnam. MIA Design Studio designed the Drawer House for a …

You Can See the Most Beautiful Sights in America on This $213 Train Trip

A big adventure doesn't have to cost you a fortune.<p>If one of your 2017 resolutions is to see all of the beauty and history that America has to offer on a dime, then you're going to love this supremely affordable travel idea.<p>Thanks to a brilliant train route devised by travel expert and blogger …

The 20 best destinations to visit in 2017

From the charms of Chile to glorious Granada and the beaches of Bermuda, our experts select the 20 best destinations to visit in the coming months.<p>1. Chile<p>If Brazil owned South American travel last year, Chile takes over for 2017. Slowly, methodically, the continent’s most overlooked wonderland has …

Microsoft HoloLens could help you find your keys, and also stalk your every move

Do you want a techno-photographic memory?<p>You know the trope in <i>Sherlock</i>-esque detective shows where some brilliant sleuth cracks a case by drawing on their nigh-photographic memory? Well, one of the most fascinating and terrifying things about augmented reality glasses is that they turn <i>everybody</i> …

7 Ginger-Heavy Recipes That'll Clear Out Your Sinuses Stat

Winter is (mostly) awesome: twinkle lights, Christmas trees, snowball fights. But there are also downsides: namely, stuffed-up sinuses that make a …

Protein hype: shoppers flushing money down the toilet, say experts

Consumers fuelling demand for high-protein products unlikely to see any benefits as people already eat more protein than they need, say dietitians<p>The UK’s rocketing demand for high-protein products is being fuelled by consumers buying foods unlikely to deliver the benefits they are seeking, experts …

Nutrition

15 Exercises for Lower Abs That Will Set Your Core on Fire

There are endless ways to work your abs, but lower abs exercises are usually the hardest to come by. The upper abs and obliques tend to get all the …

Workouts

The European train trip that every family should take

As a child I used to stand beside my dad in the corridor of the overnight car train from Calais to Narbonne in southern France. We’d watch fields of sunflowers shoot by while freight trains roared past like angry dragons. Lost in a reverie, his hair tangled from the rushing wind, my father rarely …

Learn How to Prepare, Cook With, and Clean a Cast Iron Skillet

Cast iron skillets is a fantastic tool for most stove-top cooking. However, like all the best tools, they can require a little extra care to get the …

Cast Iron Skillet

WTF is the dark web?

Maybe you heard your LinkedIn, Tumblr or Dropbox password was floating around there. Or maybe you read a news story about that guy who got busted for running Silk Road, that site that sold drugs and other illicit goods. Chances are, you’ve seen the words “dark web” splashed in a headline or heard …

Privacy

UK drops out of top five best countries in which to make deals

Britain’s possible loss of ‘gateway to Europe’ status has eroded its desirability as country in which to pursue mergers and acquisitions, says EY<p>Investors from the world’s three largest economies are increasingly sceptical about doing deals in the UK due to uncertainty over Brexit, according to a …

Grain Brain: The Surprising Truth about Wheat, Carbs, and Sugar—Your Brain's Silent Killers

Read an Excerpt<p>Grain Brain<p>The Surprising Truth about Wheat, Carbs, and Sugar--Your Brain's Silent Killers<p><b>By David Perlmutter, Kristin Loberg, Peter</b> …

Diabetes

Try This 21-Day Better Breakfast Challenge

Eating a balanced plate first thing gives you an energy surge to kick off your day and helps keep your hunger in check. “What you eat for breakfast …

Breakfast

A road trip around the new Michelin-starred restaurants outside London

Four days, ten restaurants, seventy courses, 827 miles – if you have money to burn, time to spare and an insatiable appetite for tasting menus and …

Great British Bake Off

The Best Herbs To Grow At Home

<b>The Best Herbs to Grow At Home</b><p>Lets be honest, dried herbs are great in jars when you are rushed but there is nothing better than freshly grown herbs …

The Egg Gadgets That Will Make Your Mornings Easier

We all deserve a little ease with our breakfast.<p>There are way too many kitchen gadgets on the market these days. Most of them are things we never need. Some are things we could use, but they’d just sit in our kitchen drawers taking up space. And then there are the ones that we didn’t know we needed …

Amazing Coffee Shops Around the World

The planet's best places for a pick-me-up.<p>Traveling means jet lag and jet lag means coffee (at least for many of us caffeine addicts). Luckily, you …

Coffee

14 iOS Tips to Turn You Into an iPhone and iPad Master

From new Siri smarts to split-screen browsing.<p>Forget the iPhone 7, you don't need a shiny new smartphone to make the most of Apple's latest mobile delights. Many of them are software-based and have been added courtesy of iOS 10. Sure, if you've already splashed out on Apple's latest handset you'll …

Napa Valley Travel Guide: Best Restaurants, Wineries, Hotels

The New Way to Spend a Three-Day Weekend in Napa<p>America’s most famous wine region feels fresh again, thanks to pioneering hoteliers, distillers, and …

Where in the World to Eat

Two hundred and seven of the greatest restaurants around the globe, according to those who eat, cook, and travel for a living.<p>There’s no shortage of food-focused Instagram feeds that will direct you to the tastiest avocado toast in cities like Paris, London, New York, L.A.—hell, even Charleston. …