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6 ways to lose fat faster

Want to lose fat faster? We have some great advice for you.<p>Cardio is the cornerstone to any good weight-loss plan—especially high-intensity interval …

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Blow up your forearms in four weeks

5 muscle-shocking methods you forgot all about

Dogs May Cause the Next Big Flu Pandemic. Here's How to Protect Yourself and Your Pup.<p>The 10 Healthiest, All-natural Nut and Seed Butters<p>Detraining: …

The Scientifically Best Times To Drink Coffee During The Day

Why you should treat caffeine the way you treat painkillers or antibiotics<p>When's the optimal time to get your coffee kick? Sometime between 9:30 and 11:30 in the morning should work well, neuroscience doctoral student Steven Miller explains in a supremely helpful blog post.<p>Careful timing of when …

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Analyst Report: Sector Roadmap: hardware design innovation

Hardware-centric innovation poses interesting challenges for a software-centric economy and a design community nurtured on core iconic products like …

Particle physiology

ONE of the dreams of nanotechnologists—those who try to engineer machines mere billionths of a metre across—is to build medical devices that can …

Tips for Holding a Camera

Depending on the type of camera you have, there are some basic techniques required to ensure that you have a stable platform on which to start taking …

Top 10 war movies

10. Where Eagles Dare<p>As the second world war thriller became bogged down during the mid-60s in plodding epics like Operation Crossbow and The Heroes of Telemark, someone was needed to reintroduce a little sang-froid, some post-Le Carré espionage, and for heaven's sake, some proper macho thrills …

5 Deadly Mistakes To Avoid When Shooting Portraits

Portrait photography is one of the most popular varieties of photography in part because it allows the photographer to be diverse, creative, and tell …

Cover for Android brings contextual awareness to your lockscreen

Many manufacturer skins and 3rd party lockscreen replacements already make it easy to add shortcuts to your favorite apps right on your lock screen, but what if you are looking for something <i>smarter</i>? That’s exactly what the start-up Cover promises to do with its newly launched, invite-only …

Scientists discover DNA body clock

A US scientist has discovered an internal body clock based on DNA that measures the biological age of our tissues and organs.<p>The clock shows that while many healthy tissues age at the same rate as the body as a whole, some of them age much faster or slower. The age of diseased organs varied hugely, …

What an eyeful: the world's most beautiful buildings

Straight away we'll say that this isn't a top 10 list. There are just far too many styles of buildings, each worthy of a top 50: sacred buildings, homes, skyscrapers, theatres...<p>Instead, this is a list showing the variety of architectural beauty across the globe - and pointing you in the direction …

These images show just how differently cats and humans see the world

Cats and humans have very different perspectives on the world, both literally and figuratively. Indeed, as these visualizations beautifully …

Lamborghini Veneno Roadster

Sant'Agata has a propensity for building the outlandish.<p>If Lamborghini’s debut of the radical 740-hp, three-off Veneno hypercar at this year’s Geneva auto show was as attention-grabbing as Miley Cyrus doing anything, then it’s safe to distinguish the roadster version you see here as the equivalent …

10 Ways To Stop A Cold In Its Tracks

<i>By Jessica Levine for Men's Health</i><p>If you don't fast-forward commercials, you've seen this one from Zicam: A pretty woman daintily sneezes into her elbow when out of nowhere a snot-nosed monster of a cold is chasing her. "That first sneeze. You have a pre-cold," the voiceover says. She runs. He …

AMOLED vs LCD – What is the difference?

Display technology is often a key battleground when it comes to top of the line handsets. But it’s not just display resolution and screen size that you’ll find on a spec sheet, manufactures also list different display types to choose between as well. Often you’ll find that manufactures stick to a …

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Your science questions answered

<b>Q We know that humans can snore, but are all other animals able to snore as well?</b> asks Toby<p>A Having owned a dog with a snore like a pneumatic drill, I know of at least one that can. But Dr Charlotte Burn, Lecturer at the Royal Veterinary College, filled me in on the rest of the animal kingdom. …

FYI: Which Came First, The Chicken Or The Egg?

Short answer: the egg.<p>Chickens, as a species, became chickens through a long, slow process of evolution. At some point, a chicken-like bird produced an offspring that, due to some mutation in its DNA, crossed the threshold from mere chicken likeness into chicken actuality. That is to say, a …