Sara Hoot

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8 Surprising Beauty Benefits of Cannabis

High, haters.<p>No, this is not a public call to action to make like Snoop Dogg and smoke weed everyday per se. But if science is any indication, when applied topically, cannabis can be beneficial to your beauty routine. Here, an impressive amount of reasons you should consider a cannabis-infused hair …

Skin Care

7 Cool (and Easy) Buns That Work for Short Hair

As a girl with bob-length hair, I deeply relate to the struggle of waking up late and wanting nothing more than to throw your hair up in a messy bun, …

Hairstyling

Spine Collection by Space Copenhagen for Fredericia

Design studio Space Copenhagen expanded their Spine Collection for Danish design house Fredericia to now include the Spine Daybed and the Spine …

Furniture

9 Foods That Make You Hungrier

You weren’t all that hungry before your handful of chips or midday banana. But instead of tiding you over to your next meal, you are ravenous. What …

Nutrition

What Every It Girl Will Be Wearing on Her Wedding Day

As you probably already know, Reformation is one of the buzziest brands around. Taylor Swift owns a stack of dresses from the brand, and Jessica Alba …

Knowledge, The Endless Pursuit

When we look at the world around us, we don't see everything. We can't.<p>Humans evolved in a very specific environment and adapted to maximize their chances of surviving in it. We are creatures of the Earth, a planet bathed in radiation from a star with a surface temperature of about 6,000 degrees …

Physics

What A Little-Known Brain Region Can Till Us About Depression

A tiny brain region, called the habenula, has been proposed to drive the symptoms of depression, which can have a devastating impact on people’s …

Neuroscience

WATCH: This Simple Triangle Will Change The Way You Think About Maths Forever

Because logarithmic notation is bad.<p>Okay, let's get something straight right off the bat - logarithmic notation in maths is bad and doesn't make a …

Mathematics

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How to lose belly fat for a shredded and stronger midsection

Pooch, gut, beer belly, love handles—whatever you want to call it, that cushy area between your pecs and your lower half tends to be the most …

Nutrition

2 Chainz, Lil Wayne Celebrate Excess in 'Gotta Lotta' Video

Rappers drop latest visual off their collaborative 'Collegrove'<p>2 Chainz and Lil Wayne have unveiled their new video for "Gotta Lotta," the rappers' …

17 DIY Pillows That Are Too Cool to Be a Square

Squares are cool and all, but when it comes to cuddling up with the perfect pillow, the shape just doesn’t always cut it. If you’re re-doing your cushy textiles, you might want to consider something a little out of the ordinary for that couch, armchair or bed. Forget about all those typical square …

Decorations

Watch Adele's Hypnotic 'Send My Love (To Your New Lover)' Video

Singer premiered clip for '25' single during Billboard Music Awards<p>Adele debuted the sweeping video for her latest and most upbeat <i>25</i> single "Send My …

Against Me!'s Trans Frontwoman Burned Her Birth Certificate Onstage in North Carolina

That's punk.<p>Ringo Starr, Bruce Springsteen, and Bryan Adams are among the long list of superstar musicians who have canceled North Carolina concerts to boycott the state's discriminatory bathroom law. But Against Me!, whose frontwoman Laura Jane Grace came out as a transgender woman in 2012, …

LGBTQI

The Week in Review: Life After ‘The Biggest Loser’

A study published this week highlighted the long term effects of rapid weight loss on a person’s metabolism.<p>Focusing on contestants who took part in <i>The Biggest Loser</i> reality show, the study, released Monday, claims that the extreme weight loss participants experience over the course of the show has …

New drug W18 is '10,000 times more powerful than morphine'

A new drug considered to be 10,000 times more powerful than morphine has hit the market in the US after being discovered in Canada.<p>The synthetic …

This Is the Best Exercise to Erase Your Belly Pooch, Says Science | Women's Health

<i>Trying to get flat abs? If you've got a dumbbell on hand, you can do some of these moves:</i><p>Visceral fat is not only a pain in the butt, it’s also extra unhealthy, since it’s located in the abdominal cavity and surrounds several important organs. So, researchers looked into how certain types of …

33 Circus Lions Will Be Airlifted to African Sanctuary

33 South American circus lions will be airlifted to a sanctuary in South Africa Friday.<p>The airlift is being arranged by Animal Defenders …

South Africa

Large Swaths Of The Pacific Ocean May Actually Suffocate In Just 15 Years

It should come as no surprise that human activity is causing the world's oceans to warm, rise and acidify.<p>But an equally troubling impact of climate change is that it is beginning to rob the oceans of oxygen.<p>While ocean deoxygenation is well established, a new study led by Matthew Long, an …

Global Warming

The Physics of Peacock Tail Feathers Is Even More Dazzling Than We Realized

Male peacocks shake their brilliantly-hued, long tail feathers to attract females in a courtship display known as “train-rattling.” But scientists …

Don’t Have Time To Exercise? Science Has Good (And Bad) News For You

It’s a common refrain: We’d like to exercise more, but we just don’t have the time! Well, we don’t have the time for <i>most</i> kinds of exercise. If this is true of you, then a team of researchers has sort of a good news tortilla wrapped around a filling of bad news: You do, in fact, have time to …

These Birds May Rival Chimps In Their Intelligence

Corvids, the family of birds that includes crows and ravens, give a whole new meaning to the term "bird brain."<p>They show the same level of self-regulation when faced with potential rewards as chimps do, according to a study published last week in the journal Royal Society Open Science -- suggesting …

Birds

Here's why you can't actually be a vegetarian

In case you’ve forgotten the section on the food web from high school biology, here’s a quick refresher.<p>Plants make up the base of every food chain …

How Neuroscientists Explain the Mind-Clearing Magic of Running

<i>By Melissa Dahl</i><p>A good run can sometimes make you feel like a brand-new person. And, in a way, that feeling may be literally true. About three decades of research in neuroscience have identified a robust link between aerobic exercise and subsequent cognitive clarity, and to many in this field the …

Haruki Murakami

This Is What Happens to Your Brain During a Panic Attack, According to Science

Each year, six million Americans experience at least one panic attack, according to the Anxiety and Depression Association of America. As an …

Depression

Here’s How You Can Get Six Pack Abs Even without Ab Exercises

No matter what way you look at it, ripped abs is the number one indicator of a fit body. So whether you want to lose fat or gain more muscle, six …

Workouts

15 Swinging Facts About Fenway Park

Boston's Fenway Park has been around officially since April 20, 1912, making it the oldest ballpark still standing in Major League Baseball. A lot of …

Baltimore Orioles