Grace Morris

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Prepare Yourself for the Age of 'Superaging'

As lifespans continue to get longer it’s becoming more important than ever to understand how humanity will maintain its mental capabilities in old …

Google thinks you want to know how to impeach a president

And how to move to Canada.<p>Weren’t happy with Donald Trump’s surprise win in the U.S. presidential election? You have lots of company, according to Google’s search prediction feature.<p>If you type “how to” into Google right now, the search engine’s first two guesses at what you are searching for are …

Donald Trump-supporting journalist Milo Yiannopoulos banned from Twitter after Leslie Jones Ghostbusters abuse

Controversial journalist Milo Yiannopoulos has been suspended from Twitter following a flurry of abuse towards Ghostbusters actor Leslie Jones.<p>Jones, 48, announced she would quit close down her account on Monday after retweeting and sharing several abusive tweets.<p>She told her 250,000 followers: "I …

Quantum Living: Epigenetics And Exercise: How Genes Take Shape To Change Your DNA One Workout At A Time

Are you ready for a DNA make-over that's guaranteed to help you get slimmer, stronger, happier and overall in great shape?<p>It's called Epigenetics, a cutting-edge new science that studies how our gene expression is influenced and changed by a whole host of factors--from diet, exercise, and …

I tried an app that lets you video chat with a doctor, and it was the best healthcare experience I've ever had

Enter Maven, a women's health app that connects you with doctors via video chat, allowing you to ask questions, get advice, and receive prescriptions.<p>It costs $35 a session to speak with a doctor, but first-time users can get a discount code which brings that cost down to $10. Other appointments …

Cancer sufferer riddled with 26 tumours is 'effectively cured' by radical new treatment

A cancer sufferer who was on the brink of death and riddled with 26 tumours has been “effectively cured” by radical therapy which triggers the body to heal itself.<p>The extraordinary case emerged as trials revealed a host of "unprecedented" advances using immunotherapy treatments at the world’s …

The world's 2nd-smartest man says these 'brain drugs' make him smarter

Rick Rosner, the world's second-smartest man, starts his day by swallowing around 50 pills.<p>Omega 3 fish oil capsules (to control the bad fat), a baby aspirin (for longevity), Metformin (for the metabolism).<p>Pop, pop, pop.<p>Then breakfast.<p>The regimen, he says, "makes my brain work better." If you …

Wrist-strap device for alcohol monitoring wins $200,000 prize

<i>(Reuters)</i> – A San Francisco-based company has won a U.S. government-sponsored competition with an alcohol monitoring devices that can be worn on the wrist, the latest milestone in the development of wearable technologies that monitor and diagnose medical conditions.<p>BACtrack, a privately held …

Wearable Tech

Access The Deep Web And Protect Your Privacy Online With The Anonabox

Achieving some level on anonymity and maintaining your privacy while on-line is becoming increasingly more difficult. There are multiple ways to cover your tracks and prevent unwanted spying and data mining, but those methods are usually reserved for more tech-savvy users. Throw the terms Tor, or …

Privacy

Scientists predict human thought in real time, nearly every time

Neuroscientists from the University of Washington have decoded brain signals in real-time and with astounding accuracy, as revealed in a recent study published in <i>PLOS Computational Biology</i>. Researchers attached electrodes to the temporal lobes of seven epilepsy patients for roughly one week -- the …

​Transfer Inkjet-Printed Images to Wood with Almost No Extra Tools

If you want a detailed image printed onto wood for one of your DIY projects, Steve Ramsey from Woodworking for Mere Mortals shows an incredibly …

Top Skill Builders on Make: in 2015

Being makers, we all love being shown new skills to learn. So it’s no surprise that the skill builders and tips pieces we publish are some of <i>Make:’s</i> most popular content. Here are ten of the best skill builder articles that we published in 2015. If you want to browse through all of the skills …

Woodworking

Best Interior Design Posts of 2015

10. The San Francisco Home of a Homepolish Interior Designer<br>Benedetta Amadi, of Homepolish, designed her own San Francisco pad, which included …

The best (and worst) ways to spot a liar

Forget body language or eye movements. There are much better ways to identify the deceitful.<p><i>This story is part of BBC Future’s “Best of 2015” list, our greatest hits of the year. Browse the full list.</i><p>-<p>Thomas Ormerod’s team of security officers faced a seemingly impossible task. At airports across …

Psychology

9 Crazy Body Hacks That Give You Superhuman Powers

But don't try these at home. Seriously.<p>Gamers often perform repetitive tasks to improve their character’s skill set, gain rewards, and advance to new levels. The process is known as grinding: Now, an underground movement has taken up that expression, calling themselves grinders, and they’re trying …

Dolphins

New Prion Disease Raises Questions About Whether Alzheimer’s And Parkinson’s Could Be Infectious

Research published last week has identified the first new human prion disease in 50 years. The paper’s lead author, Stanley Prusiner, who won the …

Neuroscience

Back to School: DIY Minimalist Backpack

If there’s one question I’m always asking, it’s “Where are my keys/wallet/phone?” <i>Always</i>. I’m constantly changing my tote bag or not using one at all. …

A bunch of useful tricks for using Google more effectively.

Placing a phrase in quotation marks will search for exactly that phrase. This means the word order and spacing will be preserved.<p>Use asterisks as …

U.S. scientists successfully turn human cancer cells back to normal in process that could ‘switch off’ disease

Cancer cells have been programmed back to normal by scientists in a breakthrough which could lead to new treatments and even reverse tumour …

Cancer

Recipes | Joanne Eats Well With Others

Recipes

Bean Salad with Walnuts and Feta

When you cook your own beans, they are one of the healthiest things out there, and they are delicious with just a pinch of salt. They are also …

Feta Cheese

6 Helpful Stitches for Home Sewing Projects

There are many amazing DIY projects that require a bit of sewing, but that doesn't mean you have to run right out and purchase a sewing machine! Much …

Sewing

H.P.Wagon

Introduction: H.P.Wagon<p>Remember the old English/European gypsy wagons, I mean the bow-top light weight cylindrical design?<p>Well, it seems that the …

What happened when Colorado offered free birth control? Teen birthrate and abortions plummeted.

Shutterstock<p>The state of Colorado has been conducting a massive experiment with birth control over the last 6 years. Teens and low-income women were …

Public Health