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A Dutch 'boy genius' said he could get the ocean to clean itself. Turns out, he's right.

<b>In 2012 — when he was just 18 — Dutch inventor and entrepreneur Boyan Slat gave his first TEDx Talk about cleaning up the ocean .</b><p>In his talk, he laid …

Trump backs Facebook's VP of ads, who says Russia's meddling was designed to divide America

Russia's suspected meddling in U.S. politics wasn't expressly meant to elect President Donald Trump, but was intended to sow fear and hatred among …

Obstruction Inquiry Shows Trump’s Struggle to Keep Grip on Russia Investigation

WASHINGTON — President Trump gave firm instructions in March to the White House’s top lawyer: stop the attorney general, Jeff Sessions, from recusing himself in the Justice Department’s investigation into whether Mr. Trump’s associates had helped a Russian campaign to disrupt the 2016 …

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Tips and tricks for getting the most from Google’s great service<p>By now, you’ve almost certainly heard how good Google Photos is. Your friends, family, and coworkers are probably using it and singing the app’s praises. It makes backing up your photo library effortless. It can identify people — even …

Mobile Photography

Gardening 101: Bugleweed

Bugleweed, <i>Ajuga:</i> “<i>Hugging Carpet”</i><p>Ground covers are an essential component of garden design. I always suggest that unifying a garden bed is critical …

Landscaping

The easiest way to clean a scorched pan

It happens to everyone. You forget the pan on a burner after you've finished cooking or forget to dry off your salmon before you sear it. Your pan is left covered in a thick, black and nearly impossible to clean layer of burned oils and sauces.<p>Fortunately, there's an easy way to clean a scorched or …

Ibuprofen for people with back pain has no significant effect - new study

Common over-the-counter painkillers such as ibuprofen makes hardly any difference for people suffering from back pain, scientists have said.<p>A new study found that only one in six patients treated with non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs, known as NSAIDs, achieve any significant reduction in …

Legal Dispute Continues Over Medicare Coverage Of Physical Therapy

Four years after Medicare officials agreed in a landmark court settlement that seniors can't be denied coverage for physical therapy and other skilled care simply because their condition isn't improving, patients are still being turned away.<p>As a result, federal officials and Medicare advocates have …

Health Care

Eating your five-a-day could help prevent Alzheimer’s, study suggests

Eating your five-a-day could help prevent Alzheimer’s, a new study suggests, after scientists found people who were deficient in vitamin A were more likely to develop the disease.<p>Scientists monitored more than 300 elderly people in China and discovered that those with higher levels of the vitamin …

What the FDA doesn’t know about alternative medicine—thanks to politics—could kill you

In 2014, Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson took a hard hit to the head during a conference championship game against the Green Bay Packers. The following day, however, Wilson had no serious head injury.<p>“I believe Recovery Water helped prevent me from getting a concussion based on a bad …

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How the Nazis Took Control of Germany

Hitler was not that popular when he first took office, but the Nazis quickly changed that, for the simple reason that power magnifies the ideas of …

Fitness technique helps 'MELT' pain away

Patricia Davis is a professional violinist who has performed on some of the most famous stages in the world, from Carnegie Hall to Lincoln Center. The profession, she told FoxNews.com, is a lot more strenuous and taxing than most would believe.<p>“I go out to play the violin for six to eight hours in …

Sedentary lifestyle in older women 'ages body cells'

<b>Women who lead a sedentary lifestyle have faster-ageing cells than those who exercise every day, research suggests.</b><p>Research on 1,500 women aged 64 to 95 found those who spent many hours sitting and exercised for less than 40 minutes a day had cells that were biologically eight years older.<p>As people …

President-elect Trump in news conference: At war with all sides

Donald Trump on Wednesday displayed his essential political character: He is a man apart, rebelling against both the political party he defeated and the one he ostensibly leads.<p>That positioning, and its appeal to disgruntled voters, helped to secure him the presidency. The question now is whether …

Donald Trump

Protein Build Up May Trigger Inflammation Associated With Alzheimer's

<i>Summary: An increase in aggregates triggers inflammatory responses in patients with Alzheimer’s disease, a new study reports.</i><p>Source: FASEB.<p><b>New review</b> …

Seniors with arthritis: here’s your minimum amount of exercise

Even a third of the recommended physical activity can be beneficial for older adults with arthritis, researchers find.<p>Federal guidelines suggest …

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Yoga is the key to relieving long-term back pain, new study suggests

With its catalogue of headstands and one-legged contortions, it might be thought yoga was best left only to those in peak physical condition.<p>New research from the US, however, suggests the group of people who could most benefit from adopting the lotus position while locating their spiritual core …

The 1987 TV Miniseries That Predicted a Russian Takeover of America

Long since forgotten, ‘Amerika’ was a commercial and artistic flop. Watching it today makes for uncomfortable viewing.<p>If the election of an American president abetted by Russian interference seems stranger than fiction, you're almost right. Exactly 30 years ago, in the midst of the Cold War, ABC …

Russia

One Simple Yoga Pose Can Eliminate Chronic Lower Back Pain

Bridge Pose (Setu Bandha Sarvangasana)<p>Instagram | @tarayogaphilly<p>One-Legged King Pigeon Pose (Eka Pada Rajakapotasana)<p>Instagram | @viktoriia.protsenko<p>…

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Alleviate Lower Back Pain With This 1 Stretch

<b>This short routine will stretch the hips and alleviate lower back pain.</b><p><b>Instructions</b><br>-Lie on your back. Squeeze your right knee into your chest and …

The case for eliminating sugar. All of it.

Gary Taubes argues in a new book that sugar is toxic and should be consumed as often as tobacco. As in, never.<p>For years, the conventional wisdom about diet has been that we get fat because we eat too many calories.<p>Gary Taubes, the enfant terrible of nutrition writing, has long been making the case …

Diabetes

Why Aren't There More Female Billionaires in the World?

Only 294 of the approximately 2,500 billionaires in the world are women, the New York <i>Times</i> reported.<p>That figure isn’t likely to change any time soon, …

Demographics

Not a Cold War spy novel: Russian mansions accused of housing spies in the U.S.

It wouldn’t be a bad opening for a Tom Clancy novel about the Cold War:<p>Without warning, American agents descended on a Russian-owned compound in rural Maryland. A similar surprise unfolds at an estate on New York’s Long Island. Both locations are accused of hosting Russian spies on American soil, …

Pennsylvania has the most Lyme disease cases in the nation

Pennsylvania has taken the top spot for the most reported cases of Lyme disease in the United States, according to the Centers for Disease Control …

Disease

It's Official: A Brand-New Human Organ Has Been Classified

Your body now has an extra organ.<p>Researchers have classified a brand-new organ inside our bodies, one that's been hiding in plain sight in our …

How To Use Brain Science To Be Your Best Self In 2017

Neuroscience offers some handy hacks to learn faster, focus better, and make smarter decisions this year.<p>Resolutions are often an exercise in wishful thinking. People rarely keep them, mostly because they’re vague about their goals and don’t have a plan for following through. But that isn’t the …

Self-improvement

Ending Lower Back Pain

Anyone who has suffered from back pain will tell you: It’s the f$cking worst. To learn how to treat it effectively—not to mention prevent it in the …

Three genes could explain why some people are obese but healthy, say scientists

Being overweight is a risk factor for diabetes and other diseases; genes could explain why 15-20% of obese people seem to suffer no health consequences<p>Scientists have offered a genetic explanation for why some people are obese and healthy while others develop diabetes and heart disease as a result …

Diabetes