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Weird Crystal Can Absorb All The Oxygen In A Room -- And Then Release It Later

This could potentially make fuel cells, space travel, and scuba diving a lot more efficient.<p>Researchers from the University of Southern Denmark say they’ve invented a crystal that pulls oxygen out of the air and even water. Apparently, just a spoonful of the stuff can suck up all the oxygen in a …

Oxygen

High Reps Light Weight, Or Low Reps Heavy Weight For Building Muscle?

Through the years many have tried to <b>build muscle</b> and <b>cut body fat</b> by using various methods. What works for one person, doesn't work for another. It was thought in the 1950's that three sets of 10 reps for three times a week on each exercise was the key to getting a muscular body. This worked for …

Fitness

5 Secret Codes That Unlock Hidden iPhone Features

It's time to get to know your phone better.<p>You might think you know everything about your<p>better halfiPhone, but you're wrong. There's a whole world of hidden features that can only be unlocked with secret codes. *GASP*<p>Excited? You should be. Here's what the features actually do.<p>1. Find out exactly …

Homemade Ramen Recipes That'll Hug You From The Inside Out

If the mention of ramen brings to mind the packets of Maruchan ready-to-make soup that you can get for less than a dollar, then the introduction to a proper bowl of this soup is going to rock your mind. Ramen is one of the best gifts Asia has ever given the world ― it is a hearty, soul-warming, …

Cooking

You wouldn’t be a happy camper if you relocated to Proxima Centauri’s planet

Huge exoplanet news! The very nearest star to our solar system, Proxima Centauri — kind of like Fort Lauderdale to our Miami, cosmically — apparently has a planet orbiting it, according to a report published Wednesday in Nature. The newly discovered planet "candidate" (a word that gives the …

Science

What It Means To Love Someone With Depression And Anxiety

Lasting love has no boundaries or limitations. It seeks no reward for thriving in the imperfect nature of humanity, that which makes all of our personal connections so vastly unique. Real love triumphs over the most dangerous of evils; those that exist inside each and every one of us.<p>The …

Love

10 Things You Should Know If You Love Someone With Anxiety

Loving someone who suffers from anxiety can be extremely stressful and heartbreaking. You feel like your emotions are being juggled about in the air …

Self-help

Depression Sucks…

I know, clinical word, right? — “Sucks”. But it does. Depression sucks. I’ve seen many people in my practice who struggle with depression, and …

6 surprising downsides of being extremely intelligent

But that's hardly the case, as evidenced by the 100-plus answers on a Quora thread titled, "When does intelligence become a curse?"<p>Users wrote about everything from the absurdly high expectations that people place on them to the trouble of constantly being perceived as a braggart.<p>Below, we've …

Psychology
Restaurants

The best fast food restaurants in NYC

You may have noticed that New Yorker can be a little, well, frantic. That’s why nearly every block in town has some stellar fast-food joint, and a …

Donald Trump

How To Raise Smart Kids: Unmissable Secrets Of Parenting

Wanting to raise smart kids is a parent's most important job and smart doesn't necessarily mean good grades. Emotional intelligence is just as …

Awkward half-cat loafing on the stairs sparks Photoshop battle no one expected

The Internet will never tire of the strange beauty of an awkwardly placed cat.<p>This poor feline who is stuck on the stairs, somewhere between a comfy …

12 Natural Remedies To Get Rid Of Blackheads Quickly

First of all, let’s clear up the myth that blackheads are caused by a dirty face. This has been believed by many people for years, causing much …

If You're in Your 20s, Consider Buying These Stocks

Image source: StockMonkeys.com via Flickr.<p>Our 20s can be a pretty transformational time in our lives. Chances are, if you're in your 20s now, you're just getting started in the world of investing. Taking that first step into an unfamiliar world might sound scary, but you have an advantage everyone …

Clinton, Sanders had opposing views on biomedical research

NEW YORK (AP) — Democratic presidential candidates Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders were on opposing sides of certain types of biomedical research while they served in Congress, differences that have gained notice by scientists and advocates on the forefront of stem cell research.<p>Clinton has …

Stem Cells

Top 10 Best Dumbbell Exercises to Explode Your Arm Muscles

To build big arm muscles you need to work them intensely and with heavy weights. Dumbbell exercises are the best for that because they allow you to …

Workouts

8 Days in North Korea

Welcome to the world’s most isolated civilization<p>In September 2015, I traveled to North Korea to see, first-hand, what life was like inside the …

Angry customer leaves 13-foot python in sushi restaurant

Dissatisfied customers leaving in a strop are an occupational hazard for restaurant staff the world over.<p>But the man who stormed out of the Iroha Sushi of Tokyo in Los Angeles' Studio City neighbourhood took his anger to unusual extremes - by leaving workers and fellow diners to the mercy of a …

Why Haven't We Met Aliens Yet? Because They've Evolved into AI

Movies and television have led us to think of aliens as green, slimy creatures traveling around in flying saucers. Nonsense.<p>While traveling in Western Samoa many years ago, I met a young Harvard University graduate student researching ants. He invited me on a hike into the jungles to assist with …

Singularity

Are We On a Quest For Anxiety?

Life today is chaotic. Extremely so. Few of us would argue that we'd rather be on a path towards solid mental health, instead of anxiety. We want to …

Self-help

Here's Why You Should Never Throw Out Those Annoying Silica Sachets Again

Whoa, we had no idea.<p>Anyone who's ever bought a new electronic device or pair of shoes will be all too familiar with those little "DO NOT EAT" …

Lifehacks

8 Awesome Science Resources That You Can Access For Free Online

Including ALL of Feynman’s lectures.<p>There's nothing worse than wanting to expand your knowledge, satisfy your curiosity, or just confirm some weird …

My boyfriend was suicidal – and I had no idea

His depression killed our relationship, and there was nothing either of us could do about it.<p>They say it’s often the loudest person in the room, the one with the brightest smile, who is suffering the most. I never really understood or believed that, until my boyfriend and best friend of five years …

Autism
Medical Journals

Scientists built a book-sized, protein-powered biocomputer

Supercomputers are absurdly impressive in terms of raw power, but it comes at a price: size and energy consumption. A multi-university team of researchers might've sidestepped that, though, with protein-powered biocomputers. Lund University notes that where this should really be helpful is with …