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This Is How Much Turmeric You Actually Need To Eat For Arthritis And Other Diseases

Turmeric is an ancient herb that comes from the root of the curcuma longa plant.<p>While you may be familiar with its warm, peppery and bitter flavor …

Want a Better Memory? Science Says Do This

A study suggests this dead simple trick can double the amount you recall.<p>What do you do when you need to commit some sort of information to memory?<p>Let me guess: You take notes.<p>It's a habit most of us learned way back in school when some teacher stuck her lecture notes up on an overhead projector …

What Nobody Tells You About Learning To Code — And Why That Makes It So Hard

So if learning to code isn’t easy, isn’t linear and isn’t just about checking off boxes… what do you do? How do you get from here to there, whatever …

What Code Should You Learn in 2016?

With the changing environment around us and the inclusion of computers in our personal space, <b>technology</b> and computers are now an integral part of our …

Can you really sort out your life - in five hours?

As I ring the doorbell of a west London address, where I’m due to attend a five-hour session of talking therapy, I feel excitement, but also a twinge of dread. I’m about to divulge every neurosis, excavate the darkest recesses of my mind, to a stranger. What if I bore this woman?<p>Fiona Arrigo, a …

Rookie police officer shot dead on her first day on the job

Ashley Guindon dies and two other colleagues injured in shooting incident following emergency call-out<p>A newly sworn-in police officer was shot dead only a few hours into her shift with a US police department in Virginia during a domestic violence call.<p>Ashley Guindon, 28, was killed while two other …

Police appeal after man choked by thieves for his £15,000 Rolex watch

The Metropolitan Police are appealing for information about two men who they wish to speak to following a brutal attack in Greenwich<p><b>Warning: Video contains images some viewers may find distressing</b><p>Disturbing footage has emerged of two thieves choking a man until he was unconscious so they could …

Dating when you're over 50: 'Men my age are bitter, younger men are more fun'

The proliferation of online dating is improving the dating prospects for people of all ages, with Plenty More Fish, a popular dating app with a "silver pond" for over 40's and users over 50 welcoming 7,000 new users a month.<p>The increasing trend also serving to bring couples from different age …

Amalgamation "The Negro Race is NOT Human" A Denominational Embarrassment

These statements are perhaps the most shocking ever penned by Ellen White! They were so shockingly biased, not to mention unscientific, that they …

Galaxy S7 edge: Latest leaked render reveals curvy design

The latest leaked render of the Galaxy S7 edge gives us another look at the upcoming flagship in silver. From the image, posted by prolific leaker</i> …

Future could be scary!

From farm to pharmaceutical, diesel truck to dinner plate, pipeline to plasti...

Public<p><p>From farm to pharmaceutical, diesel truck to dinner plate, pipeline to plastic product, it is impossible to think of an area of our modern-day …

Denmark officially confirms US plane was in Copenhagen in June 2013 to fly Snowden to America

Denmark has publicly acknowledged for the first time that in June 2013 a US plane was waiting in a Copenhagen airport to extradite NSA whistleblower …

UN panel rules Julian Assange arbitrarily detained, entitled to liberty & compensation

A UN panel has ruled that WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has been ‘arbitrarily detained’ in the Ecuadorian embassy in London, calling upon the UK …

What Spectre Looks Like When Classic Bonds Replace Daniel Craig

Watch Roger Moore and Pierce Brosnan face-off against Christoph Waltz's mysterious villain.<p>Roger Moore gets a bad rap. His run as James Bond, the longest of any actor in the franchise, was marred by attempts to rejuvenate the series through goofy stunts and genre mimicry. It didn't help that, by …

Murderer turned stock picker is ‘Oracle of San Quentin’

Every day, Curtis Carroll dons blue, state-issue jail garb. Every night, he sleeps in a cement cell. At 35, he has spent his entire adulthood behind …

Investing

Best Android apps: supercharge your phone with these top apps from Google Play

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'Tainted Love' Played By Floppy Disk Drives Is Possibly The Best Use Of Technology Ever

Stop everything. Eating, driving, sleeping, whatever you're up to.<p>You're about to witness one of the greatest practical applications of memory-based …

Stephen Hawking: 'There Are No Black Holes'

Stephen Hawking might have just lost himself a bet. Again.<p>The famed physicist has written in a new paper that "there are no black holes" - despite …

The one theology book all atheists really should read

One reason that modern-day debates between atheists and religious believers are so bad-tempered, tedious and infuriating is that neither side invests much effort in figuring out what the other actually means when they use the word 'God'. This is an embarrassing oversight, especially for the atheist …

Codecademy’s new mobile app gets users into the “hour of code”

The “Hour of Code” initiative, launched Monday in association with Computer Science Education Week, has a simple premise: in just a one-hour lesson, …

Amazingly Realistic Painting Of Morgan Freeman Created On The iPad Air

You can use your iPad for a lot more than just watching movies and browsing the web. You can play games and even be genuinely artistic. The tablet is …

IPad Air

North America's oldest flowering plant discovered inside a museum

The oldest flowering plant in North America may have been discovered in a fossil collection at the Smithsonian Natural History Museum. Nathan Jud, a PhD student at the University of Maryland, was examining ancient plant fossils at the museum when he discovered <i>Potomacapnos apeleutheron</i>, a flowering …

Q&A: Richard Dawkins discusses evolution, religion and his fans

CONVERSATIONS IN SCIENCE<p>Q&A: Richard Dawkins discusses evolution, religion and his fans<p>British author and outspoken atheist Richard Dawkins talks about evolution, religion and his 'appetite for wonder.'<p>November 30, 2013|By Eryn Brown<p>British intellectual Richard Dawkins, author of “The Selfish …

3D Systems' Sense scanner is compact, $400 and ready to transform 3D printing as we know it

"Game changer" isn't a term that ought be thrown around loosely. It's the kind of thing that loses value each time it's uttered -- sort of how everyone's a "genius" of some kind or other these days. Every so often, though, we get to spend some time with a product that seems to wear the moniker …

Last Word Archive | New Scientist

23 May 2018<p>When water freezes on the surface of rock, metal, plastic and many other materials, it can be very difficult to remove. What makes the …

Entangled toy universe shows time may be an illusion

Time is an illusion – at least in a toy model of the universe made of two particles of light. The experiment shows that what we perceive as the …

Quantum Physics

World's first Bitcoin ATM opens - and other tech news

The world's first Bitcoin ATM has opened in Vancouver, Canada - the machine allows users to exchange their credits of the digital currency for cash and vice-versa.<p>Also in tech news, software-maker Adobe has confirmed that a recent cyber-attack compromised millions of customer accounts - and …

The Making Of 'Gutter Oil'

Vice Is Nice—on Flipboard

Inside Flipboard / September 25, 2013<p>At the beginning of this year, former Bulls forward Dennis Rodman made headlines when he and the Harlem …