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These Are The Reasons You Might Quit Meat In 2018

When one of the biggest meat companies in the world says the future is plants, it’s time to sit up and take notice.<p>U.S. company Tyson Foods has been churning out processed meat and chickens for more than 80 years. But speaking earlier this year, CEO Tom Hayes said growth in plant-based protein …

University of Oxford

Long-Term Health Comes Down To Two Main Habits, Says Researcher

In the ongoing search for health and longevity, researchers have looked to parts of the world where people live the longest—the “blue zones,” which include Sardinia, Italy; Okinawa, Japan; Icaria, Greece; Loma Linda, California; and Nicoya Peninsula, Costa Rica. In these places people tend to live …

Holistic Medicine

I'm 29 and Manage $100 Million — Here Are the 7 Best Pieces of Advice I Can Give You About Investing

No. 6: Do not fall in love with your investments.<p>At 29 years old, I manage $100 million in assets.<p>Some may think I’m on the young side to be managing …

Investing

Sight unseen: advanced imaging will solve the greatest mysteries of the human body

An Inside Look<p>If you’ve ever landed in the emergency room with a broken bone, fallen and hit your head, or been pregnant, then you already know how …

Medical Technology

Peru's Kuczynski dares Congress to dismiss entire Cabinet | Reuters

LIMA (Reuters) - The government of Peru’s President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski told opposition lawmakers on Wednesday that they would have to dismiss the entire Cabinet - and move closer to facing removal themselves - if they try to oust a second education minister.<p>FILE PHOTO: Peru's President Pedro …

Venezuela

A prayer for the homeless tigers

On the afternoon of 15 July, passengers in a state transport bus plying between Armori and Desaiganj in eastern Maharashtra were surprised to see two …

Are Fresh or Frozen Fruits and Vegetables Better For You? | Men’s Health

Researchers analyzed the nutrient content of eight fruits and vegetables (broccoli, cauliflower, sweet corn, peas, green beans, spinach, blueberries, and strawberries) at six different seasonal points throughout two years. They split the produce into three different groups: Fresh, fresh-stored …

Solarpad Ultra-Lightweight USB Solar Charger (video)

If you need to keep your gadgets and devices charged whilst away from the grid, you may be interested in a new USB solar charger which has been …

With its latest $400 million funding round, Houzz’s valuation is now $4 billion

Redesigning your home doesn’t have to be a royal pain, and you can ease the burden by utilizing the services of companies like Houzz. And now, the …

Home Decorating

Drones Are Now Cleaning Up Ocean Trash

The Waste Shark is like a Roomba for the ocean. A small aquatic drone that can vacuum up 1100 pounds of floating trash, the Waste Shark was designed …

Walabot

A smartphone accessory for home construction or improvement. Walabot uses a depth sensor and an app to provide a digital image of what’s behind …

Phones

Nest Cam Outdoor

The weatherproof version of Nest’s security camera. Nest Cam Outdoor plugs into a socket, and in return it gives you 130º 1080p video at all times. …

How to connect a USB flash drive to your Android phone

Say you're going to a party and your friends have asked you to play amateur DJ. Your phone has some music on it, but there's so much more on your …

Raspberry Pi

Bang and Olufsen unveils wireless Beoplay H5 earphones

Bang & Olufsen Play (B&O Play) has become the latest firm to launch a pair of wireless earphones.<p>The Beoplay H5 features a 6.4mm speaker, a small …

Consumer Tech

The complete list of 'OK, Google' commands

There's a lot you can tell your Android phone to do. Yes, even "take a selfie."<p>With Google Now, you can use voice commands to create reminders, get help with trivia questions, and, yes, even find out "what does the fox say?"<p>And, with the recent update from Google, the voice assistant's reponse will …

Apps

TinyCam Monitor Adds Support For Android N's Multi-Window Mode, Plus New Options and More In Version 6.6

Web-accessible cameras don't need much in terms of bells and whistles, but that doesn't mean you can't have them all the same. That seems to be the …

Handsfree

The bizarre story of one of the world’s first modern vegetarians — and how his diet made him an outcast from society

Kids today learn about Pythagoras in school because of his theorem on right-angeled triangles: you may still recall the equation a² + b² = c². Pythagoras was also the first to suggest that Earth is round and that the light of the moon is reflected.<p>But there was more to his life's work than math and …

Greek Philosophy

Doctors Find a New Approach to Ovarian Cancer

The traditional treatment for ovarian cancer is surgery followed by rounds of monthly chemotherapy. The treatment is effective, but there is growing …

Cancer

'World's loneliest chimp' hugs conservation worker after spending years in isolation

Ponso's mate and their young died in 2013, and he has been alone in an island off the Ivory Coast ever since<p>Ponso the chimp spent nearly three years in isolation on an island with no other chimpanzees after the death of his mate and their young in 2013.<p>For years, he only had occasional contact from …

Protecting Nicaragua’s Natural Paradise for Jaguars and Other Wildlife

Changing Planet<p>Bosawás Biosphere Reserve in northeastern Nicaragua is home to extraordinary natural areas and abundant wildlife. Covering close to 20,000 square kilometers, the reserve features more than 300 types of trees, at least 368 bird species (representing close to half of all the birds …

Scientists are scrambling to come up with ways of getting plastics out of our oceans — and they’ve proposed some pretty unusual ideas

Located on the southern tip of the Pacific island chain of Hawaii, Kamilo Beach is an isolated stretch of black volcanic shoreline in the middle of nowhere.<p>Just a few hundred yards from shore, humpback whales rise up from the depths, colorful fish fill the reefs and rare sea turtles swim in to nest …

Pollution

The part of London where house buyers can get twice the space for half the price

Once considered a Tube-starved corner of London best ignored, the SE postcodes are being opened up to home buyers and renters by vastly improved …

Find out where you can buy in London based on your annual salary

Bexley, in south-east London, has been revealed as the most affordable area of the capital in which to buy a home.<p>A report released by property …

Housing

Britain’s top 10 investment hot spots - Telegraph

The 7-Step Morning Ritual That Will Make You Happy All Day

We read a lot about this or that morning ritual that will make you productive. But what about one that makes you happy?<p>Research shows that being …

Happiness

Find the dead spots in your Wi-Fi network with NetSpot

Free Mac app NetSpot lets you build a heatmap of your wireless network so you can find out where your Wi-Fi signal is strong and the areas where it's weak.<p>I invested in two power line adapters earlier this year to extend the range of my Wi-Fi network at home. I put one in the kitchen and the other …

Wi-Fi

Another Death Has Been Connected to Takata Air Bags

The massive Takata (tktdy) air bag recall has been tied to another death.<p>This is the eighth U.S. fatality associated with the recall, and the ninth …

Airbags

This portable solar charger is big enough to be your emergency home power source

<b>It's described as an "off-grid home solar system in a box," and it could be a much safer option for home backup power than a gas generator.</b><p>Portable …

The Isometric Bodyweight Squat Challenge | Men's Health

You also increase the time your muscles are under tension. The result: bigger, stronger glutes and quads.<p>Here’s how it works: Hold the bottom of a bodyweight squat for 30 seconds, and then stand up and perform one full squat. Then do a 30-second hold again, but follow it up with two bodyweight …