Gary Wightman

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Scientists at Cardiff University have found a way to destroy cancer without infecting healthy cells

A treatment that can completely destroy cancer cells without affecting healthy cells could soon be a possibility thanks to research led by Cardiff …

Cancer

Coffee Gelato Recipe

"Italian-style coffee-flavored gelato. True gelato does not contain eggs and it will melt fairly quickly when removed from the cold. On the plus …

Make a Chocolate Smoothie That Isn't Full of Life-Shortening Sugar

This lightly sweetened morning sipper contains only six grams added sugars—far less than what you’ll typically find at a smoothie shop. Tangy Greek …

I Finally Figured Out How to Make the Crispiest, Crunchiest Chickpeas—And They’re Seriously Good on Everything

Crispy chickpeas are one of those things you either need to nail, or it’s a total disappointment. <i>Almost</i> crispy chickpeas just don’t cut it. In my …

Country Lifestyle

The One Thing You Can Add to Your Coffee to Make It Tastier — and Healthier

This easy add-in will change the way you drink your coffee (trust).<p>I’ve never really liked the taste of coffee. I usually try to offset its …

Dual attack with two existing drugs destroys lung cancer

Breaking research concludes that the use of two existing drugs could successfully treat certain lung cancers. The study delves deep into the …

There's more evidence that exposing yourself to cold temperatures could trigger weight loss

If you want to lose weight, you might consider getting comfortable with the cold.<p>A new study published in the Nature journal Scientific Reports has found evidence that exposure to cold temperatures could transform the type of fat we form in our bodies, and even potentially help us burn off excess …

Weight Loss

We Tested 13 Grocery Store Coffees and Here’s the Best One

In the kitchen of my studio apartment I have a Mr. Coffee automatic drip coffee machine, two French presses, a combination travel mug–French press, a …

How to Make an Authentic Irish Coffee

During a trip to Dublin a few years ago I befriended a group of older Irish women at a bar one afternoon, as one does. At some point during the …

The Secret to the Dead Rabbit’s Irish Coffee

We got the recipe for making the world-famous bar’s signature Irish Coffee.<p>New York’s Dead Rabbit cocktail bar has won just about every conceivable …

WHO launches health review after microplastics found in 90% of bottled water

Researchers find levels of plastic fibres in popular bottled water brands could be twice as high as those found in tap water<p>The World Health Organisation (WHO) has announced a review into the potential risks of plastic in drinking water after a new analysis of some of the world’s most popular …

Pollution

This Coffee Grinder Has Over 3,200 5-Star Reviews on Amazon

(Image credit: Amazon)<p>Freshly ground coffee is, without a doubt, better than pre-ground. But there are many reasons we often opt to get our coffee …

Coffee

4 Hot Sex Moves That You Can Actually Pull Off Comfortably In A Car

Car sex is notorious for being uncomfortable. Obviously, automobiles were made with driving in mind, and not for the purpose of getting it on, so the …

Mini Toothpick Crossbow by UncommonCarry

Sponsored<p>The mini toothpick firing bow from UncommonCarry allows you to refine your archery skills during those breaks in work or study or engage in …

The Flyride personal watercraft puts you in the air, doing barrel rolls and more

Looking like it’s straight out of a Marvel film, the Flyride personal watercraft takes hydroflight to new levels (quite literally). Made popular in recent years, this water-bound sport leverages the energy created by an accompanying jet ski to propel users into the air. The problem is, it’s …

Think You Drink Too Much Coffee? Science Says You Should Probably Drink More, Not Less

It turns out there's a perfect amount of coffee to drink, and it's more than you think.<p>Do you start the day with a mug of coffee, followed by a second mug, and then a third around 3 pm to help you make it through the afternoon? And do you sometimes worry that you're consuming too much caffeine and …

Olympus' tiny Pen E-PL9 has 4K and image stabilization

Olympus has introduced the PEN E-PL9, giving its smallest Micro Four Thirds mirrorless camera a significant overhaul with the addition of 4K video and in-body stabilization. The new model carries the retro look of its predecessor, the E-PL8, but improves on it with a bigger grip and mode dial. It …

Olympus

"Walking Fish" Discovery Scraps Evolutionary Theory of Human Locomotion

Forget what you learned in high school biology.<p>Walking is a lot more complicated than putting one foot in front of the other. For that to happen, …

RGG EDU is giving away a $300, 8+ hour beer photography course for free

If you're looking to get into professional beverage photography—and specifically tap into the market for professional beer photography—this course …

Photography

The Online Photographer

I get it from many recent comments that we're not updating our cameras as often as we used to. But if you should <i>happen</i> to find yourself on the uptake …

Olympus PEN-F Review: A Retro Looking Mirrorless Solution

This camera is not only marketed as a high-end camera, but also a premium product due to a high quality all-metal body build. While it offers an …

Olympus PEN Series

The Online Photographer

Cameras can be beautiful. They've inspired not only endless fascination since very near the beginning, but truly endless iterations. The newest thing …

Review: Olympus Pen-F + 17mm f/1.8

I have been testing the Olympus Pen F and 17mm f/1.8 lens in Dalat, Vietnam for the last few days, and I am blown away.It is probably one of the best …

Olympus PEN Series

Poorest county in every state

Sumter County, Alabama: Sumter is the poorest county in one of the poorest states. The typical household in Sumter County earns just $20,428 a year, less than half the median household income for Alabama as a whole of $44,758 and the second lowest of any U.S. county with a population of at least …

Income Inequality

Cancer breakthrough: Novel approach can 'starve' tumors to death

Researchers are now developing a new method of killing cancer more effectively. Their strategy "starves" tumors, depriving them of the main nutrient …

Bride says ‘orgasm shot’ before the big day saved her sex life

A bride who had been stuck in a sexless relationship for seven years had an “orgasm shot” ahead of the big day to help her have multiple orgasms for …

Weddings

New Malwani Livi Confirms Germany’s Grip On High-End Manual Grinder Design

Last month, we reported on two high-end manual coffee grinder manufacturers gearing up for busy years in 2018. Meanwhile a third company, Malwani …

Coffee

How did Christianity come to England?

The official story as recorded in Bede is that the Pope sent Saint Augustine to England in 597 to convert the pagans. However I went to a very …

Archaeology

Hario Bonmac Siphon Coffee Brewer

If you’re a control freak who loves coffee, then the Hario Bonmac Siphon Coffee Brewer ($113) is the only way to go for brewing the best cup of …

These Common Coffee Mistakes May Actually Be Costing You $$$

Brew your coffee at home, they said. It will save money, they said. But what really happens is an entire world of coffee-making is opened up — with …

Coffee