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Backyard chicken poultry

Risks and advantages of raising chickens in your backyard

When it comes to backyard poultry farming, there are some basic do’s and don’ts for keeping both you and your animals safe. Backyard poultry farming is a likely source of...
Giant burger

Eating a diet of high-fat foods immediately changes the brain

Eating a diet of high-fat foods contributes to irregularities in the hypothalamus region of the brain, according to new research. The hypothalamus regulates body weight homeostasis and metabolism. While research...
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Why consumers try to avoid awkwardness but want to feel special at supermarket?

When making food choices when we’re with friends, we tend to want to match characteristics that others can measure or rank, such as size or price, but feel free...
Optimistic woman

Optimism could be good for your lifespan

Optimism could boost our chances of living 85 years or more by over 50%, according to a new study based on decades of research. Although research has identified many risk...

Wildfire emissions are just as bad for our health as vehicle and industrial emissions

Fire emissions from wildfires can contribute to cardiovascular disease hundreds of miles from the flames, according to new research. The researchers say the risks are greater and more widespread than...
Motion sickness in self-driving cars

Could self-driving cars end with motion sickness?

A new project aims to identify and quantify motion sickness in passenger vehicles to help more people eventually enjoy self-driving cars. Up to one-third of Americans experience motion sickness, according...

Intelligent robot creates basic tools with what’s on hand (that’s “MacGyvering”) :-)

Researchers have successfully trained an intelligent agent to create basic tools by combining objects. The work, which uses a new capability to reason about shape, function, and attachment of unrelated...

If you use your phone on break, your brain doesn’t recharge

Using your phone on break during mentally challenging tasks doesn’t allow your brain to recharge effectively and may result in poorer performance, according to new research. For the study, researchers...
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What years of playing football do to brain’s white matter

Scientists have discovered a link between dementia, white matter in the brain, and the neurodegenerative disease CTE in former American football players. When it comes to our brain health, both...
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Quicker method to track outbreaks from poo in the pool

Whole genome sequencing technology may give scientists and health care workers a powerful weapon in tracking—and possibly controlling—outbreaks of serious diseases, researchers say. In a new study, researchers discovered that...

U.S. grants another three-month extension to Huawei before the veto enters into force

The commercial truce between the United States and Huawei expires next Monday. The American administration had granted a special permit for companies that have...
Ford Mustang Mach E

New Mustang Mach E, Ford surrenders to electricity

A couple of years ago, thinking about a future full of electric cars was more of a dream than a possibility. However, electric cars...
Counting money

Google will offer banking accounts and Facebook will allow payments from its app

They call them GAFA. It is the acronym for Google, Apple, Facebook and Amazon, the four most famous and powerful companies among which are...
Business ideas

Essentials for business success in 2020 and beyond

Markets are changing quickly, adjusting to the rapid digitization and globalization that have come to define the economy of our age. Within this sea-change,...
Fortnite player

Why are gamers spending less on micropayments?

Micro-transactions or micropayments, with or without boxes of loot, annoy players, tired of continuing to pay after having presumably bought the "whole" video game....
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Why will Netflix stop working on older TVs?

A few days before it was announced that Netflix will cease to work on some Samsung, Vizio and Roku devices, a company representative offered...
Sonic the Hedgehog movie trailer

New trailer for ‘Sonic the Hedgehog’: Sega’s film returns to its origins after the...

We already have a new trailer for 'Sonic the Hedgehog', scheduled for release in February 2020. The film has been directed by the debutant...

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