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The 5 Muscle Groups Guys Neglect Most

By K. Aleisha Fetters for Life by Daily Burn<p>Photo: Pond5<p>There are some muscle groups guys love to train -- namely, the ones that look great under a t-shirt. And hey, your chest, bicep, abdominal and shoulder muscles all make huge contributions to your overall strength. But so do a lot of other …

Doctors issue warning about LED streetlights

The American Medical Association (AMA) has just adopted an official policy statement about street lighting: cool it and dim it.<p>The statement, adopted unanimously at the AMA's annual meeting in Chicago on June 14, comes in response to the rise of new LED street lighting sweeping the country. An AMA …

Roads

Apple leaves iOS 10 kernel wide open in hunt for flaws

Apple’s first iOS 10 beta ships with an unencrypted kernel that will make it easier to hunt down flaws in its code. This gives the company a greater chance of eliminating possible holes before the final version is made available to all this fall.<p>With public versions of iOS, the kernel is encrypted …

Encryption

Samsung’s Gear 360 VR camera hits the U.S. on an extremely limited basis

Samsung keeps pulling back the old football for stateside consumers when it comes to the Gear 360. Shortly after it was first introduced back in February at Mobile World Congress, the company noted that the U.S. would not be among the first markets to get their hands on the VR camera.<p>Several months …

Virtual Reality

Paul Ryan unveiled an Obamacare alternative that keeps some of the existing provisions intact

The proposal is part of Ryan's blueprint, titled "A Better Way," which offers a Republican alternative to the Democratic Party on policy issues ahead of the Nov. 8 election.<p>Earlier this month, Ryan, the country's highest-ranking elected Republican, released initiatives on national security and …

Tesla Wants To Be Your New Utility Provider

Musk Envisions one company selling electric cars, batteries, and solar panels<p>is shuffling his chips again. Mr. Musk’s on Tuesday made an acquisition offer to, well, to Mr. Musk’s The two companies count Mr. Musk as both chairman and their largest shareholder. The idea is to have one company, with …

Tesla

Homo naledi: New species of human ancestor discovered in South Africa

<b>Rising Star Cave, South Africa (CNN) —</b> When an amateur caver and university geologist arrived at Lee Berger's house one night in late 2013 with a fragment of a fossil jawbone in hand, they broke out the beers and called National Geographic.<p>Berger, a professor at the University of the Witwatersrand …

Archaeology

Why Boosting Poor Children’s Vocabulary Is Important for Public Health

One key difference between low-income and affluent babies: the number of words to which they’re exposed.<p>Air­on Pate is boun­cing off the walls.<p>The not-quite-2-year-old is wait­ing with his mom Domi­n­ique and broth­er Aiden, 4, to be seen at a fed­er­ally sub­sid­ized clin­ic for low-in­come wo­men …

The best (and worst) ways to spot a liar

Forget body language or eye movements. There are much better ways to identify the deceitful.<p><i>This story is part of BBC Future’s “Best of 2015” list, our greatest hits of the year. Browse the full list.</i><p>-<p>Thomas Ormerod’s team of security officers faced a seemingly impossible task. At airports across …

Psychology

On GPS: Debating Obama's foreign policy legacy - CNN Video

Gideon Rose, editor of Foreign Affairs, & Elliott Abrams, a former Bush adviser, debate the effect of Obama's foreign policy on the international order.

Foreign Policy

Pope Francis Sneaks Out of Vatican for New Spectacles – and Causes One

Pope Francis

The happiest — and most miserable — countries on earth

Slide 1 of 7<p>Where you live may have a major impact on how happy you are.<p>According to Gallup’s 2015 Global Emotions report, released on Thursday, the …

The destruction of Palmyra's Temple of Bel: before and after – in pictures

Satellite images confirmed the Isis destruction of the most important historical site in the ancient Syrian city of Palmyra

Archaeology

As women finish Ranger course, military faces new pressure on gender barriers

The graduation this week of two female soldiers from the Army’s famously difficult Ranger School has put new pressure on the U.S. military to make women eligible to serve across its combat ranks, current and former U.S. officials said.<p>The historic achievement by the two women, who are expected to …

Military

How Darrelle Revis became the NFL's savviest negotiator

<i>This story appears in ESPN The Magazine's August 31 NFL Preview Issue. Subscribe today!</i><p><b>THERE ARE CERTAIN</b> athletes who exude celebrity; it trails them …

NFL

What is it like to have never felt an emotion?

Some people seem to lack the capacity to feel joy, sorrow or love. David Robson discovers the challenges and surprising advantages of “alexithymia”.<p>Caleb is telling me about the birth of his son, now eight months old. “You know you hear parents say that the first time they looked at their kid, they …

Irritable Bowel Syndrome

The McDonald's Secret Menu Has Been Revealed! Check Out The Tastiest & Strangest Meals You've Been Missing Out On!

Today is National Junk Food Day!<p>If you aren't already celebrating by stuffing your pie hole with pizza and chips (or even if you are, no judgment) …

6 Ways to Be a More Sustainable Traveler

Reduce your impact on the planet, support local economies, and protect wildlife.<p>The United Nations designated 2017 the International Year of Sustainable Tourism for Development—an opportunity to raise global awareness about how responsible tourism can act as a vehicle for positive change.<p>The three …

Everything You Need To Know About Amazon's New Rival Jet.com

Upstart shopping site aims to be cheaper than Amazon, more practical than Costco.<p>If you haven’t heard of Jet.com yet, you will very soon. The …

eCommerce

Xbox boss says keyboard-and-mouse support isn’t ‘far away’

For this round of consoles, both Sony and Microsoft went with internal chip architecture that behaves much more like the guts of a traditional gaming PC. But a potential addition to the Xbox One may make it almost indistinguishable from a computer.<p>Microsof gaming boss Phil Spencer implied on …

Latest Zimmerman dust-up linked to prior road rage incident

LAKE MARY, Fla. (AP) — George Zimmerman, the neighborhood watch volunteer who has had a series of run-ins with girlfriends, his ex-wife and random …

Crime

White House rejects Seymour Hersh 'baseless assertions' on bin Laden raid

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> The White House is dismissing as "baseless" a controversial report alleging President Barack Obama's administration lied about the circumstances surrounding the 2011 killing of Osama bin Laden.<p>"There are too many inaccuracies and baseless assertions in this piece to fact check …

Osama Bin Laden

What would you pay to be happy?

The source of our happiness is closer than ever to being located, measured and commodified. Alex Renton meets the ‘psychoeconomists’ and asks, have they created a monster?<p>The happiest man in the world is a 67-year-old Buddhist monk called Matthieu Ricard. He starts his day sitting in a meadow in …

Happiness

Fitbit files for $100 million IPO, shows big profits

Fitbit, a maker of fitness tracking devices that is being challenged by Apple’s (AAPL) new watch product, has filed for a $100 million IPO.<p>The San …

How friendship became a tool of the powerful

Corporations and governments have co-opted the idea of the ‘social’ for their own ends. Is there anything we can do about it?<p>Imagine walking into a coffee shop, ordering a cappuccino, and then, to your surprise, being informed that it has already been paid for. Where did this unexpected gift come …

Psychology

What would you see in a black hole?

What would it be like to fly a spacecraft into a black hole? Marcus Woo investigates.<p>Something about a black hole just pulls you in. Sure, its gravity is so strong that not even light can elude its grasp. But, there's something else, something harder to pinpoint. Maybe it's a black hole's absolute …

Black Holes