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We Completely Underestimated How Many Rivers and Streams Are on Earth

And it's not necessarily a good thing.<p>With over 1,300 satellites orbiting the Earth at any given time, you’d think we’d know everything about this …

Climate Change

The Earth's magnetic field reverses more often – now we know why

New research proposes a link between plate tectonics and reversals of the Earth’s magnetic field<p><i>We’re still learning about how Earth works © Getty</i> …

Earth Science

How To Quickly Get Rid of Ants

To get rid of ants quickly, you'll need to pay attention to their trail.<p>Ants are undoubtedly pesky pests. Seeing a swarm of them in your home is …

Insects

Hindi Added 10 Crore Speakers In A Decade; Kashmiri Second Fast Growing Language

Hindi was the fastest growing language in India at 25.19 percent adding close to 10 crore speakers between 2001-2011.<p>Kashmiri (22.97 percent), …

India

How to remove earwax at home

Earwax, also called cerumen, serves an essential function in the body. It helps to remove dead skin cells, dirt, hair, and other debris from the ear …

FDA

11 Supplements To Help You Live Longer

1 of 7<p>pat hastings/getty images<p>Stay stronger, longer<p>The recipe for awesome aging? Healthy whole foods and enough exercise (like adding these 10-minute routines for a stronger, leaner body from <i>Prevention's</i> super-popular Fit in 10 workouts!), of course, but a few strategically selected supplements …

Wellness

The 5 Layers of the Atmosphere

The Atmosphere is Organized Like an Onion's Skin<p>The envelope of gas surrounding our planet Earth, known as the atmosphere, is organized into five …

Astronomy

If Earth's orbit is so crowded, why don't we see space junk in photos of the Earth?

It’s a matter of perspective<p>Sometimes, when we post a cool picture of the Earth taken from space, <i>Popular Science</i> gets questions about why, if there's so much garbage in space, we don't see an orbital landfill circling our planet in pictures of the Earth.<p>No, it’s not some massive conspiracy, and …

20 essential Windows keyboard shortcuts to save you a click

Let your fingertips fly.<p>Compared to reaching for the mouse or navigating a menu, a single keyboard shortcut shaves a moment off your task. This might not seem like much, but add up all those saved moments over a week or a month, and you're gaining a substantial chunk of time. That's why it's …

9 Surprising Facts About Female Masturbation

Who does it most, why it's so good for you, and everything else you should know about self-pleasure.<p>Maybe masturbation is a regular part of your sex …

An explainer video from 1923 about Einstein’s theory of relativity

In 1923, Inkwell Studios1 released a 20-minute animated explanation of Albert Einstein’s theory of relativity, perhaps one of the very first …

What's the Absolutely Amazing Theory of Almost Everything?

The Standard Model. What a dull name for the most accurate scientific theory known to human beings.<p>More than a quarter of the Nobel Prizes in physics …

11 Vitamins and Supplements That Boost Energy

Eating a well-balanced diet, exercising regularly and getting enough sleep are the best ways to maintain your natural energy levels.<p>But these things …

Browsing porn in incognito mode isn't nearly as private as you think | Dylan Curran

People clear their search history and caches and think this information just disappears<p>Ctrl-shift-N: the wondrous keyboard shortcut to start an incognito tab in Google Chrome. You hesitantly type in your odious search, and find the porn site which in that moment you feel a magnetizing attraction to.<p>…

Privacy

Which animal is the most powerful?

Strength, in numbers.<p>In a battle royale for Most Powerful Animal, a red kangaroo might take the martial-arts belt, thanks to a bone-shattering kick that delivers 759 pounds of force. ­Evolution has nudged wild creatures to hone their blows, bites, and brute strength for ­survival. For ­humans to …

10 Mind-Blowing Facts About the Female Orgasm

The easiest way to have one, how long the pleasure lasts, and other amazing things every woman must know.<p>It’s a no-brainer that the female orgasm is …

Sexual Health

Nipah virus outbreak in India: What you need to know

The Nipah virus has already claimed 10 lives in the Indian state of Kerala, including a 31 year-old nurse who was treating the infected. DW answers …

How State budgets will fare if petrol, diesel are brought under GST

At the time of writing, petrol was retailing at Rs.82.48/litre in Mumbai, roughly 62% more than the Rs.50.8/litre Pakistanis shell out for a tank of …

How to manage thin skin

Skin becomes thinner as a person ages, or as a result of sun damage, medication, or lifestyle factors. It is not usually reversible, but there are …

Tata Tiago Long Term Review – Second Report

The Tata Tiago is a very practical and a real solid car by TataTata Tiago Long Term Review<b>Long Term Test No.</b> 135Car Tested: Tata Tiago XZ Diesel<br>Kms …

Mosquito Repellent: 5 Flowers and Herbs to Keep Pests Away

Mosquito repellent plants are garden heroes: colorful flowers and herbs with natural fragrances that chase away buzzing insects even as their …

Aryan migration: Everything you need to know about the new study on Indian genetics

The study says some sort of migration did indeed take place into India and that the Indus Valley civilisation is key to all South Asian populations.<p>A …

Anthropology

10 mind-blowing facts about the universe that will leave you confused for days

Space, Earth, and the universe never fail to baffle even the most intelligent of scientists – so for the rest of us, what goes on in space is utterly …

Universe

The top discoveries by Stephen Hawking

CAPE TOWN - Britain’s famed physicist, Stephen Hawking who was the first to explain a theory of cosmology, had several other predictions you may not …

Stephen Hawking Was an Atheist. Here’s What He Said About God, Heaven and His Own Death

For more than 50 years, death was a poignant part of Stephen Hawking’s remarkable life.<p>The physicist, who died Wednesday at age 76, wasn’t expected …

Watch the formation of the universe and Earth in this cool time-lapse video

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Time-lapse Photography

If You Want An Energized, Pain-Free Body, Then It's Time To Rethink Your Every Step

Most days of the week, before the rest of my family is out of bed, I meet a friend for a morning walk. We bring our coffee and chat while our bodies slowly wake up. I don't wear sneakers—just simple, minimal shoes that allow me to feel the ground beneath my feet. My toes and arches respond to the …

Top seven safe, effective natural antibiotics

Certain natural substances have antibacterial properties, but which are safe to use, and when should a person use them?<p>Prescription antibiotics, such …

Microbiology

15 True, Astonishing Facts That'll Make You Feel A Little Uneasy

Your bones are wet.