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How to hack your taste buds

Why does toothpaste give orange juice a weird aftertaste? It’s one of many surprisingly easy ways to trick your tongue – and your brain – into experiencing strange flavours, says Veronique Greenwood. What's going on?<p>Your tongue is not a blank slate. What you've just eaten can change the flavour of …

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The Common Mistakes That Make Your "Strong" Passwords Weak

By now, you probably think you know the drill when it comes to passwords: Avoid pet's names, mix up letters, change your password regularly, blah …

A Whole New World? Ku Klux Klan Welcomes Hispanics, African-Americans In Effort To Rebrand Organization (DETAILS)

If you ever wanted to see a <b>Chappelle</b> skit in real life, here it is.<p>In an effort to change one of the most extreme and racist groups of all time, <b>Ku</b> …

“There is but one way out for you”: Read the uncensored letter J. Edgar Hoover wrote to MLK

Historian discovers unredacted copy of longtime FBI chief’s chilling letter<p>The mutual contempt between civil rights icon Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and longtime Federal Bureau of Investigation chief J. Edgar Hoover was hardly a well-kept secret. It was 50 years ago this month that Hoover denounced …

6 Foods That Cause Inflammation

Some of these will really shock you.<p><i>This article was adapted from the</i> Diabetes Cure <i>and provided by our partners at Rodale News.</i><p>Many things you currently consider to be "foods" are not. Instead, these items are processed, adulterated, refined, diluted, sweetened, salted, or changed in some way. A …

Nutrition

The Scary Side Effect of Skimping on Sleep

Inconsistent sleep patterns may be hurting your brain, and making up for lost sleep on the weekends doesn't help, according to new research.<p>Missing sleep may lead to brain damage, according to new research published in the <i>Journal of Neuroscience</i> on Tuesday.<p>Many assume that naps and sleeping in on …

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Cat Ear Headphones By Axent Wear

Music and technology enthusiasts Wenqing Yan and Victoria Hu have created possibly the cutest headphones ever – their cat-ear-like design will turn …

The 11 WORST Foods to Eat When You're Stressed

If you're going to stress eat, make it a healthy choice.<p><i>This article was written by Aviva Patz and provided by our partners at</i> Prevention.<p>We've all got that log of cookie dough in the back of the freezer waiting to come out at the end of a bad day. "People soothe stress with foods, and those that …

Nutrition

5 Ways You're Hydrating Wrong

<b>Mistake #2: Insisting on Eight Glasses a Day</b> <br>It's time to kick this adage to the curb: The Institute of Medicine actually recommends 11.4 cups per day, although hydration needs vary from person to person. The exact amount of H2O you need is dependent on your size and weight. And since you can also …

Judging America: Photographer Challenges Our Prejudice By Alternating Between Judgment and Reality

Joel Parés, a U.S. Marine-turned-photographer, has created a photo series that seeks to question the ugly prejudices that many of us harbor, to one …

This 12-Year-Old CEO, Moziah Bridges, Runs a $150,000 Business | Inc.com

In the past three years, while his classmates were doing homework and playing sports, Moziah Bridges built himself a $150,000 business.<p>That's right--he started his business when he was 9 years old. Not yet a teenager, Bridges now has five staff members and has received a ton of media attention, …

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10 Hidden Blessings in Rejection, Losing and Failure

Image Credit: Pixabay.<p>Rejection. Losing. Failure.<p>Nobody strives for them. No athlete sets out for last place, no entrepreneur's goal is bankruptcy.<p>But as if an act of divine mercy, there's positives to be found in the negatives. In fact, it's almost gospel the extent we hear successful people …

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If you don’t have video in your content mix, you’re missing out. It’s simpler to make than ever, ...<p>November 1, 2017<p>Want to know how to make …

Now you can play the Google Jumping Dinosaur game when you're unable to connect

Google has added an endless runner game into Chrome Canary, in which you attempt to survive as a cute T-Rex dinosaur by jumping over cacti. The game is only accessible when the browser detects you’re offline, on the ‘Unable to connect to the Internet’ error page. It’s completely hidden unless you …

6 Foods That Help Fight the Flu

They're the next best thing to getting your flu shot<p>Getting your flu shot isn't the only way you can help prevent the flu. What you eat can also help lower your odds of coming down with a nasty bug, says Rachel Berman, R.D., health content manager for About.com. Check out her favorite …

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These Clocks Keep Time With Saxophones, Pendulums, And Fans

Studio Formafantasma takes a poetic approach to timekeeping in this series of strange, sculptural clocks.<p>We’ve all gotten used to tracking time with digital devices. So it’s easy to forget that centuries of timekeeping devices relied on neither mechanics nor electronics. Think about sundials, …

52% of gamers are women – but the industry doesn’t know it

A study published on Wednesday by the Internet Advertising Bureau reveals that 52% of the gaming audience is made up of women. That’s right – the majority of people playing games are women.<p>Does this surprise you? It shouldn’t. Three years ago that figure was 49%, which is hardly a trifling …

Logo Design: More Swords

We keep going through our weekly journey checking out great logos! We're thinking ahead and we want to find new topics, good ones, to share with you …

Extraordinary Pixel Art Illustrations by Foolstown

I guess that a few illustration techniques demand astonishing quantities of patience. One of these techniques is definitely pixel art, which is …

The Food That Can Fight Hearing Loss

Read on to keep your ears safe and sound.<p>Shutterstock<p>Of course you know that eating fish is good for your brain—but a new study published in the <i>American Journal of Clinical Nutrition</i> found that it may help prevent hearing loss, too.<p>For the study, researchers from Brigham and Women’s Hospital …

Lack of sleep may shrink your brain

<b>(CNN) —</b> Can a lack of sleep affect the size of your brain? It's possible, a recent study published in an online issue of Neurology suggests.<p>European researchers looked at 147 adults between the ages of 20 and 84. With two MRI scans, they examined the link between sleep problems like insomnia and …

8 Foods That Decrease Inflammation and Help You Lose Weight

Because eating these foods is so much easier than counting calories

Nutrition

10 Things White Privilege Has Done for Me in 10 Days

Some of the things I write most about are racism, sexism, misogynoir, and inequality in American media and pop culture, specifically the underrepresentation of women of color in the aforementioned. The reasons why are many and complicated. Almost all of my closest friendships throughout my life …

5 Scary Facts About What You're Eating

This will make you rethink everything you're putting into your body.<p><i>This article was excerpted from</i> Digestion Connection <i>by Elizabeth Lipski, Ph.D., and provided by our partners at Rodale News.</i><p>Food is our most intimate contact with our external environment. What we eat, digest, absorb, and …

Nutrition

How Soda Destroys Your Body

You may never hit the vending machine again.<p><i>This article was written by Mike Smith and Leah Zerbe and repurposed with permission from Rodale News.</i><p>It seems like not a month goes by without a new study condemning sugary, bubbly sodas, but seeing all the data in one place does not paint a pretty …

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What to Do Every Hour to Drop Pounds All Day

Burn more calories, eat healthier, and boost your weight-loss efforts—today.<p><i>This article was written by Jenny Sugar and repurposed with permission from POPSUGAR Fitness.</i><p>Losing weight isn't about committing to one healthy choice—the journey is made up of lots lifestyle decisions that you make every …