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After you die, some things in your body keep on ticking, this video reveals

When you’re dead, you’re dead—right? No pulse, no brain activity, no signs of life. But at the cellular level, things can still be ticking right …

Scientists think they've discovered a fourth type of fuel for humans — beyond carbs, fat, and protein

The nutrition label on a shot-size bottle of this clear, odorless liquid defies traditional explanation. It contains 120 calories — roughly the equivalent of a hearty slice of bread — yet it has no fat, no protein, and no carbohydrates.<p>Those calories instead come from ketones, an ingredient that …

Harvard study uncovers why fasting can lead to a longer and healthier life

Intermittent fasting diets are all the rage these days. We are seeing everything from the conservative 5:2 diet to more extreme fasting methods …

mitochondrial

Extremely Rare Case in US as Woman Gets Pregnant While Already Pregnant

1 woman. 2 babies. 4 parents.<p>An extremely rare case of a woman becoming pregnant while already pregnant has occurred in the US, with a mother …

Pregnancy

The best movie of every year since 2000, according to critics

Since the turn of the century, the reviews aggregator Metacritic has compiled an annual list of the year's most well-received movies by assigning scores based on their composite critical reception.<p>We selected the top film from each year's list, starting with 2000 and including the best film of 2017.<p>…

An Alzheimer's Drug Has Been Shown to Help Teeth Repair Cavities Naturally

No fillings, no drills.<p>Dental fillings may soon be left in the ash heap of history, thanks to a recent discovery about a drug called …

Meet Merkel's 'girl camp': The secretive group of women keeping the German Chancellor in power

After 12 years in office, she is regarded as “the most powerful woman in Europe”. And when Germany goes to the polls today, few would bet against Angela Merkel winning a fourth term as Chancellor.<p>Many credit her longevity to stability in a world that seems increasingly in turmoil. Others point to …

10 of the world's most breathtaking waterfalls

There are few things in nature that have a lure as irresistible as a waterfall. People often trek countless miles, endure rain and insects, and sleep on the hard ground in order to catch a glimpse of the cascading water at the end of the journey. The excitement only builds as they inch closer and …

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Scientists still have questions about the mysterious Eye of the Sahara

For millennia, the Eye of the Sahara was hiding in plain sight.<p>That's because this huge and mysterious geologic formation is hard to spot from ground level, walking around on Earth.<p>It turns out that we really discovered this incredible bull's-eye in the sand only when we began sending humans into …

Life on Saturn’s frozen moon: Scientists believe they’ve discovered a habitable world

Enceladus contains a source of energy and a subterranean ocean. The challenge now is how to explore its surface<p>Saturn’s frozen moon Enceladus is a tantalizing world—many scientists are increasingly convinced it may be the best place in our solar system to search for life. NASA’s Cassini spacecraft, …

Here's The Longest People Have Survived Without Air, Food, Water, Sunshine, or Sleep

Don't try this at home.<p>Humans can scale the highest mountains and live in the harshest deserts. But we all live precarious lives: ones not far from …

Financial Services

Muhammad Ali: 4 Ways He Changed America

Without question, Muhammad Ali transformed the world of sports. Winning the heavyweight title three times — beginning with his shocking upset of …

Boxing

50 Unforgettable Photos of Muhammad Ali

The greatest of all time.<p>Muhammad Ali, born Cassius Clay in 1942, was arguably the greatest boxer of all time. Ali passed away Saturday at the age of 74. Here we take a look back at some of the most powerful, memorable, fascinating photos of him ever captured.

You Technically Are the Center of the Universe, Thanks to a Wacky Physics Quirk

Physics has a mind-bending implication that seems to undermine a fundamental lesson we all learned in grade school about selfishness: You technically …

Physics

Top 10 facts about the Big Bang Theory

Not the show, the actual scientific theory itself!<p><i>“Gamow was fantastic in his ideas. He was right, he was wrong. More often wrong than right. Always</i> …

How do you make business concepts a reality?

Sylvana Storey is a management consultant and business psychologist whose practice is guided by the principles of “ubuntu” a south African term …

Profit

Bright flash of light marks incredible moment life begins when sperm meets egg

Human life begins in bright flash of light as a sperm meets an egg, scientists have shown for the first time, after capturing the astonishing ‘fireworks’ on film.<p>An explosion of tiny sparks erupts from the egg at the exact moment of conception.<p>Scientists had seen the phenomenon occur in other …

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Astronomers Discover The Biggest Object in The Universe So Far - The BOSS Great Wall

It's 1 billion light-years long.<p>As if staring up at the night sky didn’t make us feel small already, astronomers have recently announced the …

Universe

Meet Planet Nine, The Newly Discovered Ninth Planet In Our Solar System

There’s some debate over just how many planets our solar system has because Pluto never gets a break. But the argument is about to get a lot weirder with the announcement of a potential new planet circling the sun. Meet Planet Nine, the planet we didn’t know existed.<p>To be fair, Planet Nine is …

Microsoft's $1bn Cloud Giveaway Is More Than Just Philanthropy

Microsoft has pledged to donate $1 billion worth of public cloud resources to university researchers and nonprofits over the next three years.<p>The …

Dear Mr. Trump, Here's Why Apple Makes Products in China

I liked my colleague Dan Primack’s reaction Tuesday upon reading that Donald Trump plans to force Apple to build all its devices in the United …

Over a thousand years ago, the sun exploded — and changed life on Earth forever

Not by aliens, but by a natural event—and it was very, very powerful.<p>Whatever it was, it subtly altered the chemistry of our planet's atmosphere, creating trace amounts of radioactive elements like chlorine-36, beryllium-10, and carbon-14.<p>And those provide the clue to what the event was: Those …

Rare & dying: Giant radio galaxy found 9mn light yrs away from Earth

Astronomers in India have discovered a giant radio galaxy located 9 billion light years away, which emits radio waves that extend a whopping 4 …

NASA has figured out how Mars was stripped clean of water

What happened to Mars’ atmosphere? NASA thinks it knows.<p>Around 3.7 to 4.2 billion years ago, the red planet’s atmosphere was the same size or bigger than the Earth’s, but today it’s about 100 times thinner than on our planet. The answer, it turns out, is blowing in the wind.<p>Solar winds, to be …

Particles

Data From New Horizons Mission Reveals Extremely ‘Unusual’ Characteristic of Pluto’s Moons

The moons orbiting Pluto spin and don’t keep one face pointed toward the dwarf planet they orbit, NASA announced Monday.<p>The space agency said that data from the New Horizons mission revealed that four of Pluto’s largest moons fail to rotate in sync with the planet.<p>“The New Horizons mission also is …

Curiosity Rover Sees Earth from Mars for 1st Time (Photos)

NASA's Curiosity rover on Mars has captured its first view of Earth from the surface of the Red Planet — a striking image that shows our home planet …

New water protection initiative forces Nigerians to use toilets | DW | 06.01.2014

Carrying her two year old daughter on her back, Laraba Alaghaye is walking slowly to her local pond. Alaghaye lives in Kyuzhi, a small community in …

Personal Hygiene