New Study Shows Lack of Sleep May Shrink Your Brain

New Study Shows Lack of Sleep May Shrink Your Brain

A new study suggests that lack of night sleep might affect how fast the brain’s gray matter shrinks, particularly in people older than 60. It is worth noting that the results of the study showed the link between brain shrinkage andpoor quality of sleep, which does not necessarily mean less hours of sleep. Researchers at […]

YouTube Pranksters Expose Police Racial Profiling in New York

YouTube Pranksters Expose Police Racial Profiling in New York

Two YouTube pranksters have staged a small experiment- in one case they wore western clothes and argued in front of policeman who said nothing. In the other, they did the same but in Muslim clothes and were stopped and frisked by the same officer. The authors of the video, YouTube stars Adam Saleh and Sheiikh […]

9 Reasons To Think Twice Before Taking Antibiotics Ever Again

9 Reasons To Think Twice Before Taking Antibiotics Ever Again

A study published by Mayo Clinic found that almost 70% of Americans are on at least one pharmaceutical;antibiotics top the list, followed by antidepressants, and opioid pain killers. This is a problem in of itself, as it the United States has transformed into a pill-popping, medication-dependent nation. What’s worse is that antibiotics in particular are doled out […]

6 Bad Postures That Are Ruining Your Health & How To Correct Them

6 Bad Postures That Are Ruining Your Health & How To Correct Them

Straighten up that back soldier! No seriously, if you are like the majority of the population, chances are you are suffering from symptoms correlated with bad posture. Catching a glimpse of myself in the mirror, it’s easy to see that I have forward neck/head posture. This is normally caused by a variation of weak neck muscles, […]

2.8-Billion-Year-Old Spheres Found In South Africa: How Were They Made?

2.8-Billion-Year-Old Spheres Found In South Africa: How Were They Made?

Top left, bottom right: Spheres, known as Klerksdorp spheres, found in the pyrophyllite (wonderstone) deposits near Ottosdal, South Africa. (Robert Huggett) Top right, bottom left: Objects known as Moqui marbles from the Navajo Sandstone of southeast Utah. (Paul Heinrich). The universe is full of mysteries that challenge our current knowledge. In “Beyond Science” Epoch Times […]

‘Back To The Future’-Style Hoverboard Comes To Life

‘Back To The Future’-Style Hoverboard Comes To Life

It’s coming, guys! The future is coming! The hoverboard from an imagined 2015, featured in the ’80s hit flick ‘Back to the Future II,’ is now a reality thanks to an architect hoping to protect buildings from earthquakes with the power of magnetism. The announcement was made exactly a year before the much anticipated ‘Back […]

Puppy-Sized Spider Surprises Scientist in Rainforest

Puppy-Sized Spider Surprises Scientist in Rainforest

Piotr Naskrecki was taking a nighttime walk in a rainforest in Guyana, when he heard rustling as if something were creeping underfoot. When he turned on his flashlight, he expected to see a small mammal, such as a possum or a rat. “When I turned on the light, I couldn’t quite understand what I was […]

Two Stupidly Cute Pandas Don’t Want To Take Their Medicine!

There a few things we know for certain about pandas. 1. They’re cute. 2. They like bamboo. 3. They don’t like mating quite as much as they like bamboo. Well, now we can add another thing to that list: they’re not that keen on taking their medicine either! If this video is anything to go […]

20 Halloween House Decorations That Put Your Efforts To Shame

20 Halloween House Decorations That Put Your Efforts To Shame

A little fake cobwebbing, a few jack-o’-lanterns and maybe a cardboard witch slumped sadly next to the door. That’ll do, won’t it? That’s your Halloween house party decorations sorted. Well, sure. If you’re happy to show ABSOLUTELY NO CREATIVITY OR INSPIRATION AT ALL. The alternative? Go crazy. Like these people did… For some people, it’ll […]