Lifestyle Archive
  • »'Biggest dinosaur ever' discovered

    Sun 18 May / May 2014. 06:54 PM
    Fossilised bones of a dinosaur believed to be the largest creature ever to walk the Earth have been unearthed in Argentina, palaeontologists say.
  • »Hookah use tied to cancer-causing compounds

    Sun 18 May / May 2014. 02:52 PM
    People may think hookah is a safe alternative to cigarettes, but a new study shows hookah users are still exposed to cancer-causing compounds.
  • »Silently among us: Scientists worry about milder cases of MERS

    Sun 18 May / May 2014. 02:51 PM
    Scientists leading the fight against Middle East Respiratory Syndrome say the next critical front will be understanding how the virus behaves in people with milder infections, who may be spreading the illness without being aware they have it.
  • »Inactivity is greatest heart risk factor for women over 30: study

    Sun 18 May / May 2014. 02:50 PM
    Heart disease is the single biggest killer of women and inactivity is the biggest contributor to heart disease for all but the youngest ones, according to Australian researchers.
  • »Apple strikes a new chord in the future of music

    Sun 18 May / May 2014. 02:49 PM
    More than a decade ago, the late Steve Jobs pulled one of his trademark reality distorting maneuvers, browbeating music label executives into selling songs on Apple Inc's then-nascent iTunes digital store for a mere 99 cents apiece.
  • »Turkish Director Ceylan: 'I deal with inner worlds'

    Sun 18 May / May 2014. 02:47 PM
    Turkish director Nuri Bilge Ceylan says his film "Winter Sleep" dealing with the huge divide between rich and poor, the powerful and the powerless in modern day Turkey is not based on current events, but is meant to teach his country a lesson.
  • »China's young migrants like cities, spend more: survey

    Tue 13 May / May 2014. 11:00 AM
    China's young rural migrant workers are more eager to work in cities, and are spending more and saving less, an official survey showed on Monday, a trend that could boost Beijing's efforts to urbanize and re-balance the economy in the long term.
  • »Music apps for runners match song beats to step counts

    Tue 13 May / May 2014. 10:59 AM
    Runners who listen to music while exercising can turn to new apps that match the beats to their steps, which app makers claim can increase enjoyment of the sport.
  • »U.S. children read, but not well or often: report

    Mon 12 May / May 2014. 02:00 PM
    Although American children still spend part of their days reading, they are spending less time doing it for pleasure than decades ago, with significant gaps in proficiency, according to a report released on Monday.
  • »High-fiber diet linked to lower death risk after heart attack

    Wed 7 May / May 2014. 04:34 PM
    In a large U.S. study of men and women with a heart attack in their past, those who had upped their fiber intake the most afterwards had the lowest risk of death.
  • »Christie's NY has its best Impressionist, modern sale since 2010

    Wed 7 May / May 2014. 04:32 PM
    The spring art auctions got off to a solid start on Tuesday as Christie's sold $286 million worth of Impressionist and modern art, its best New York result in the category in four years.
  • »Megyn Kelly on Fox News and foe Jon Stewart

    Wed 7 May / May 2014. 04:30 PM
    A decade ago Megyn Kelly was practicing law and moonlighting as a local TV reporter before Fox News Channel came calling, starting a relationship that would take her career from newbie legal correspondent to the host of her own prime-time gig.
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