It is said that the chances of winning lottery in the United States is 1 in 175 million. But some people just seem to have all the luck in the world like the lottery player in Massachusetts who won $1 million, twice.
Bio hacking has gone through a whole new different level. Electronic implants are now made possible even on plants as Sweden scientists successfully created a cyborg rose.
CBS News wanted to know firsthand what drives people to like what food they like. So Rita Braver conducted a little experiment to know why we prefer certain type of dishes.
In some parts of the world, an adequate meal in a day is hard to come by. It is in this light that many are pushing for a law that will give access to more and healthier food.
It is part of human nature to conceal what we really feel for fear of judgement and ridicule. Sometimes, we feel that timing is not right, so instead of being angry, we mask our feelings with grins on our faces. However, a technology that's underway will change all of this. Dr. Daniel McDuff has been working on making computers recognize how one truly feels not just by recognizing facial expressions, but by delving on what the person is actually thinking.
Finding the perfect diet is nearly impossible. We tend to experiment with different diet regimen until we find the perfect match for us. This situation doesn't come as a surprise to scientists. According to a new study published in Cell Press last Thursday, a healthy food for one person may lead another to gain weight.
Telegram Owner Once Said He's Not Guilty Letting ISIS Use His App For Communication, Now Bans ISIS Accounts
Co-founder of App used by ISIS once said, 'We Shouldn't Feel Guilty.' Even after Islamic State used his app to plan an attack that killed 129 and wounded more than 350 in Paris, the "Russian Mark Zuckerberg" remained guilt free.
In a bid to win the ultimate fast-food war, Burger King has increased the stake by introducing chicken nuggets once more. It seems that Burger Kind doesn't want you to go back to McDonald's and brings back the ultimate deal breaker: 10 chicken nuggets for $1.49!
The rate of teens and young adults who have survived cancer has significantly improved however new studies suggest that these cancer survivors face higher risk of having poor mental and physical health.
Alarming reports about food waste have been circulating the web. Several initiatives have been started by some nations to reduce food waste. Korea for example has set an agreed amount of food that could be thrown away per household else they pay a fine. A solidarity fridge has been erected in Spain so households can store their food that is still edible in it instead of throwing them away. Anyone can benefit from the solidarity fridge. Now a documentary on how much food is wasted was made by a couple in Canada. For six months, they feasted on discarded foods and documented it, "Just Eat It: A Food Waste Story".
Trying to impress your girl tonight? Be careful and don't eat too much. Study says that men tend to overeat in the presence of a woman.
Google seems to be evolving at every turn. Now, Google has come up with a way to enjoy endless apps on your devices. It will allow you to explore apps on your phone without installing it, creating new account for them and can even access them anytime.
Scientists are now a step closer towards making vocal transplants possible. For the first time, scientists are able to grow vocal cords in the laboratory. This development could possibly lead to vocal or "voice" transplants for people who have damaged larynx.
An eye drop was discovered to slow short-sightedness in children when used daily. It can halt the development of the disease by 50 percent. Daily drops with the lowest concentration of atropine had the fewest side effects and this treatment could become a mainstay because of the trial's success.
UNICEF has launched a contest called "Wearables for Good Challenge" which reached out to engineers, do-gooders, executives, computer scientists, inventors and innovators to come up with a device that can be worn by children to optimize their health. Kushi Baby and SaoPen were announced winners this month, awarded with $15,000 and assistance to bring the devices into the market.