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This is where fat goes when you lose weight, according to scientists — and research suggests doctors and dietitians have got it all wrong

With the rise of the wellness movement, countless people are focused on burning calories and getting lean.<p>But have you ever thought about exactly how fat disappears from your body?<p>As part of a study on the topic, scientists from the University of New South Wales posed a simple question to health …

7 Characters I Really Don't Want To See In 'Super Smash Bros.' For The Nintendo Switch

The moment has arrived: Nintendo just announced a new <i>Super Smash Bros.</i> for the Nintendo Switch. The iconic platforming brawler is one of Nintendo’s most treasured franchises, and bringing it out for 2018 is an amazing way for Nintendo to keep the foot on the gas to maintain the sizable momentum …

South Park

The Two Words That Will Help Get an Airline Upgrade Over the Phone

<i>At Bloomberg Pursuits, we love to travel. And we always want to make sure we’re doing it right. So we’re talking to globe-trotters in all of our</i> …

8 Best (And 8 Worst) Final Fantasy Games, Ranked

In the world of video games, few series elicit the same amount of emotional connection as <i>Final Fantasy</i>. For over 30 years, gamers around the world …

LaMelo and LiAngelo Ball's Lithuania jerseys are on sale at Amazon for a Big Baller price

Jan 04,2018<p>LaMelo and LiAngelo Ball arrived in Lithuania on Wednesday as they prepare to launch their professional basketball careers.<p>Their team wasted no time to cash in on the Ball brothers’ arrival.<p>Last week, we learned that their club team, Vytautas Prienai, planned to sell around 500 LiAngelo …

3 Simple Time-Management Tricks to Boost Your Employees' Productivity

To keep your team on track and working productively, follow this 3-step process for identifying and solving their time management issues.<p>As a leader, it's your responsibility to help everyone on your team do more of their best work. This means coaching them to prioritize their work, giving them the …

Time Management

This World Series Just Might Have The Two Best Teams

When the World Series opens Tuesday between the Houston Astros and the Los Angeles Dodgers, it will be a fitting final act for one of the most …

Baseball

How to download music from YouTube - and is it even legal?

A lot of people who aren’t subscribed to a music streaming service like Google Play Music or Spotify like listening and discovering new tracks on YouTube. In a way this is a great option but it’s far from ideal. For one, the screen of your device has to be turned on all the time for the audio to …

Android News

Project Fi referral program ups its game with trip to Google mothership

If you’re a hardcore Google fanboy (and odds are that if you’re reading this, you are) then there’s a decent chance you have hopped on board with Google’s pay-as-you-go cellular service, Project Fi. There’s also a very good chance that you’ve always wanted to visit the Google mothership in Mountain …

Nintendo's new game is the Zelder Scrolls

The new Zelda game is called <i>Breath of the Wild</i>, we found out today, and while it's still jam-packed with Zelda series conventions — you still play as blond boy Link, you're still in Hyrule, you still love hurling ceramic pots around — it also seems to represent quite a break with the prescribed …

How the Qatar Crisis Shook Up the World's Supply of Helium

The country provides 25 percent of helium used on Earth.<p>Helium has two special abilities. It is extremely light, and it can get extremely cold without freezing.<p>Largely for these reasons, the element is needed to use or make all sorts of things: semiconductors, rocket fuel, computer hard drives, the …

Natural Gas

Coral Reefs Sound Like Popcorn, and That’s a Good Thing

A healthy coral reef sounds like popcorn. Seriously: the hordes of snapping shrimp that fill their waters make create a constant crackling noise, …

Science Uncovers The Origin Of The First Light In The Universe

When we look out at the Universe today, highlighted against the vast, empty blackness of the sky are points of light: stars, galaxies, nebulae and more. Yet there was a time in the distant past before any of those things had formed, just after the Big Bang, where the Universe was still filled with …

Dark Matter

Betsy DeVos freezes Obama-era rules meant to protect student borrowers

The Department of Education will halt two Obama-era rules that would have protected student borrowers and held for-profit colleges accountable.<p>The rules were set to take effect on July 1. But instead, the department said Wednesday that it will create committees to review and improve the rules.<p>"It's …

It's Time For the E3 Press Conference to Die

For the past few years, conventional wisdom in the videogame industry has dictated that the best way to reach gamers is directly. That's why the …

Google's $5,000 4K digital whiteboard goes on sale

It only took half a year, but Google's first take on a digital whiteboard is finally available. Google has started selling the Jamboard in the US for $4,999 plus $600 per year for management and support ($300 if you buy one by the end of September). As before, it's ultimately a 55-inch 4K display …

String Theory Says We Have at Least 10 Dimensions, but That's Not the Weirdest Thing About It

<i>Our editors delve into Curiosity's top stories every day on a podcast that's shorter than your commute. Click here to listen and learn — in just a</i> …

Physics

Nightmares can be a warning sign of more serious mental problems

New research has found that frequent nightmares increase the risk for suicide.<p>The study, published in the peer-reviewed open access journal <i>Scientific</i> …

Veterans

Science storytelling could be the way forward for science communication, so for your edification here’s the story of the Three Little Corals ...<p>Science and storytelling don’t seem like obvious bedfellows but recently there’s been a serious vein of science communication research that suggests a …

The 100 best nonfiction books: No 60 – On the Origin of Species by Charles Darwin (1859)

Darwin’s revolutionary, humane and highly readable introduction to his theory of evolution is arguably the most important book of the Victorian era<p>When Charles Darwin first saw <i>On the Origin of Species by means of Natural Selection, or The Preservation of Favoured Races in the Struggle for Life</i> in …

The Dead Space 3 the developers wanted to make

The third (and likely final) Dead Space game traded survival horror for action, a decision many fans found frustrating. It turns out, however, this …

SpaceX test-fires 'Raptor' rocket that will take humans to Mars

SpaceX has done its first test of the Raptor rocket engine that will take humans to Mars as early as 2024, Elon Musk said in a series of tweets. It was fired at the company's McGregor, Texas facility on a stand that can handle the extreme thrust. Pointing out the "mach diamonds" from the test …

Super cement's secret - Scienmag: Latest Science and Health News

RICHLAND, Wash. – Simple cements are everywhere in construction, but researchers want to create novel construction materials to build smarter …

Science Says Intelligent People Tend To Have These 4 Traits In Common

Have you ever been scolded for your “nasty habits” before? Have your parents yelled at you time after time to clean your room? Do friends and …

When Your New Life in a JRPG World Doesn’t Live Up to Expectations

Ever dreamed of finding yourself as the destined hero of a JRPG-style world? <i>KonoSuba: God’s Blessing on This Wonderful World</i> has fun showing you why …

Anime

How to set up your own Raspberry Pi powered VPN

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/technology/1180000/1180963_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524630451_d7730ab5d4a6600f50ce22b205307da7<p><b>Eyes are everywhere online.</b><p>The websites you visit often track where you came from and watch where you head off to next.<p>A VPN - or virtual private …

E3 Streams: 'Divinity: Original Sin' and 'Cosmic Star Heroine'

We're at the halfway point of E3 2015 and the hits keep coming. We've got an awesome interview with Sony's Shuhei Yoshida covering everything from Morpheus to <i>Shenmue 3</i>. We even chatted with Keiji Inafune about <i>ReCore</i>, his new Xbox One exclusive. That's cool and all, but wouldn't you like the chance …

Vertical farm can make 44,000 pounds of tomatoes on the side of a parking lot

Project lets Wyoming town keep growing food all year long<p>The Wyoming town of Jackson gets long and bitter winters. One mile above sea level in a landlocked state, months of heavy snow leave the town unable to grow much of its own produce, forcing it to import fresh fruit and vegetables from other …

Use a 'Fake' Location to Get Cheaper Plane Tickets

I can’t explain airline pricing but I do know some plane tickets can be cheaper depending on where you buy them or, even better, where you <i>appear</i> to …