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An army of gamers just put a dent in Einstein's 'spooky' paradox

The experiment, played online around the world, appears to confirm that linked particles communicate faster than the speed of light.<p>I hope you're …

Quantum Mechanics

A Harvard Doctor Has Made A Definitive List of The Best Workouts. Full Stop.

Dr I-Min Lee has made it simple for you<p>There’s a lot of information out there about exercise - be it how to lose weight, what’s best for anxiety or how to get a rock hard bum. Thankfully, a super clever person from one of the best Universities in the world has broken it down for us in the simplest …

Exercise

A study of more than 100,000 people has found that one food group is closely linked with cancer

If scientists told you there was a single lifestyle factor that may best predict whether you get cancer, you'd want to know, right?<p>Researchers in France may have found just that. After studying more than 100,000 adults for years, they found that eating processed food was more closely linked with …

Simple React Development in 2018

Hi, aspiring React developer! 👋<p>Maybe you’re a jQuery developer looking to experiment with a modern framework. Or, maybe you’re an Angular developer …

Drinking alcohol can clear brain waste, study finds

If you're partial to a drink or two, you will love the results of a recent study; researchers have found that a "low" intake of alcohol may help to …

Osho Reveals the Ultimate Secret to Calming Your Mind and Reducing Stress

When anxiety and stress hits, it can be hard not to let overthinking get the better of you. However, I came across a great piece of advice from …

The Universe Is as Spooky as Einstein Thought

In a brilliant new experiment, physicists have confirmed one of the most mysterious laws of the cosmos.<p>There might be no getting around what Albert Einstein called “spooky action at a distance.” With an experiment described this week in <i>Physical Review Letters</i>—a feat that involved harnessing …

10 things I learned making the fastest site in the world

This post is about performance techniques, so I hope you won’t mind that the site in question is not <i>quite</i> finished.<p>Edit: it’s finished!<p>But you need …

Breathing In Through The Nose Stimulates Your Brain And Improves Your Memory

'There is a dramatic difference in brain activity during inhalation compared with exhalation.'<p>A deep breath through the nose boosts recall and …

11 Foods That Will Improve Your Sex Life

It’s true: Certain foods can put you in the mood for sex by affecting hormones, circulation, and mental stimulation. And you’re about to get very lucky. Because after clicking through these slides, you’ll know exactly what to eat to maintain those optimal levels of randy.

If You Run Fast Enough You Can Shut Your Mind Up for a While

When I run, I think about everything. My mind wanders here and there and by the time I’m done, it often feels like I’ve found solutions for every …

Exercise

This is The Best Way to Easily Improve Your Life, Backed by Research

Research suggests that more than 40 percent of the actions we take each day are habitual (1).<p>That means that almost that half the time you’re doing …

Living Rooms

JavaScript Promise API

While synchronous code is easier to follow and debug, async is generally better for performance and flexibility. Why “hold up the show” when you can …

JavaScript

Dyson's hot and cool purifier is an air-pushing triple threat

Smart Homes

Synchronized Virtual Reality Heartbeat Triggers Out-of-Body Experiences

New research demonstrates that triggering an out-of-body experience (OBE) could be as simple as getting a person to watch a video of themselves with …

Being single beats being married, psychologist claims

Being single allows people to “live their best, most authentic and most meaningful life” and the idea of wedded bliss is largely a myth, a …

This is the latest you should eat at night if you want to sleep well and not gain weight

Now you know you're not supposed to eat that late, because you've heard it's bad for you, but how late is too late?<p>Besides snacking, how late can dinner be?<p>Just like the circadian rhythm that controls our sleep, scientists think our bodies have a circadian clock for eating, too. And messing with …

Dear Google, the future is fewer people writing code

Adam LaGreca Contributor<p>Adam LaGreca is the head of communications at Datadog.<p>Google recently launched Project Bloks — a “platform” that will enable developers, educators and designers to work together in order to build “physical programming experiences” for children.<p>This actually has the potential …

More benefits to a high-fat Mediterranean diet, new study says

<b>(CNN) —</b> Are you avoiding fats in your daily diet? It may be time to stop -- that is, if your daily diet is Mediterranean.<p>A new paper confirms that a Mediterranean diet rich in "healthy" fats -- such as those found in olive oil, eggs, nuts and fatty fish -- might lower your risk of heart disease, …

Nutrition

Meet The Man Who Lives Normally With Damage to 90% of His Brain

The father of two lives a normal life.<p>A French man who lives a relatively normal, healthy life - despite damaging 90 percent of his brain - is …

The Brain

The new secret to losing weight? Water

<b>(CNN) —</b> Suddenly starving? Try drinking some water.<p>That recommendation isn't new -- but it suddenly got some serious evidence to back it up. A study of nearly 10,000 adults ages 18 to 64 shows that staying hydrated by drinking water and eating more water-loaded fruits and vegetables could help with …

Nutrition

How having kids can ruin your romantic relationship

Lots of women look forward to motherhood -- getting to know a tiny baby, raising a growing child, developing a relationship with a maturing son or daughter. All over the world, people believe that parenting is the most rewarding part of life. And it's good that so many mothers treasure that bond …

Parenting

Scientists found a surprising relationship between people who ate more pasta and their health

But a new study out Monday suggests there may be hope yet for pasta to fit into a diet associated with slimmer bodies.<p>The Mediterranean diet is modeled off of foods commonly eaten in countries on the Mediterranean Sea. The diet's usually filled with foods like olive oil, fish, whole grains, and …

Google says machine learning is the future. So I tried it myself

The world is quietly being reshaped by machine learning. We no longer need to teach computers how to perform complex tasks like image recognition or text translation: instead, we build systems that let them learn how to do it themselves.<p>“It’s not magic,” says Greg Corrado, a senior research …

Machine Learning

How To Read People: 5 Secrets Backed By Research

We’d all like to learn how to read people like Sherlock Holmes. And research shows understanding things like body language is even more powerful than …

Body Language

Breakfast like a king, lunch like a prince and dine like a pauper to stay healthy, say scientists

The old adage ‘breakfast like a king, lunch like a prince and dine like a pauper’ could be the best way to lose weight and stay healthy, Kings College scientists say.<p>A major review of 28 recent studies has concluded that keeping calories down late at night is the secret to combating …

Nutrition

This Totally Counterintuitive Mind Trick Will Make You Much Happier

Chasing happiness usually backfires. Try this instead.<p>Happiness is an important life goal for a lot of people, so we should spend a lot of time thinking about how to be happy, right? Actually, no. Thinking a lot about happiness is a pretty surefire way to make yourself miserable, according to a …

The amazing artificial intelligence we were promised is coming, finally

We have been hearing predictions for decades of a takeover of the world by artificial intelligence. In 1957, Herbert A. Simon predicted that within 10 years a digital computer would be the world’s chess champion. That didn’t happen until 1996. And despite Marvin Minsky’s 1970 prediction that “in …

Artificial Intelligence

The cancer drugs in your bathroom cabinet

Helen Hewitt lost her mother, her younger brother and her baby son to cancer. Having successfully overcome breast cancer herself, she is currently battling several tumours in her lungs, and – thanks to an inherited mutation in her DNA – is at high risk of developing other cancers as well. Yet …

Cancer

The Evolutionary Argument Against Reality

As we go about our daily lives, we tend to assume that our perceptions — sights, sounds, textures, tastes — are an accurate portrayal of the real world. Sure, when we stop and think about it — or when we find ourselves fooled by a perceptual illusion — we realize with a jolt that what we perceive …

Consciousness