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This 98-Year-Old Woman Is the Oldest Yoga Teacher in the World, and We Love Her Advice About How to Stay Positive

This article originally appeared on HelloGiggles.com. I think we can all agree: A 98-year-old woman still healthy and strong enough to teach yoga every day has a thing or two to teach us about life. Tao Porchon-Lynch, 98, is the oldest ...

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A Stationary Bike for Children Is Exactly What the World Doesn’t Need

Are you a parent who depends on the judicious use of screen time to get through the day (*raises hand*) but feels guilty at the sight of your precious offspring slouched glassy-eyed on the couch, mouths hanging open as the ...

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How Invisible Organisms Could Rid the World of Zika, Obesity, and More

Credit: Getty Images Not to freak you out, but right now there are tens of trillions of invisible organisms all over you. They’re moving up and down your face, backstroking in your stomach, just having a grand old time. In ...

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What Makes Simone Biles Unlike Any Other Gymnast in the World

It’s hard to imagine now, just days after she led the U.S. women to their second-straight Olympics gymnastics team gold, but Simone Biles once got a zero on vault. Actually two zeros. The three-time world champion and practical shoo-in for the Olympic all-around gold ...

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Archaeologists may have discovered additional Viking settlements in the New World

For centuries, most scholars believed Christopher Columbus was the first European explorer to reach the New World. While Norse sagas were known to describe the Viking’s colonization of lands west and south of Greenland, these sagas were based on oral ...

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America leads world in prescription painkiller, heroin abuse

recoverybrands.com Drug treatment research and marketing firm Recovery Brands created a map measuring rates of drug treatment cases all over the world using UN numbers. Drug abuse in the U.S. has placed the nation at or near the top of ...

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Royals top Mets in extras for first World Series since 1985

Matt Harvey wanted more, but Sunday it was too much. With a packed Citi Field calling for him to complete a shutout and keep the Mets’ World Series hopes alive, the Mets righthander talked his way back out to pitch ...

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Yamaha’s motorbike-riding robot wants to be world champion

Share This article Yamaha’s new humanoid robot, Motobot, just learned to ride a motorbike and already it’s talking trash. At the recent Tokyo Motor Show where Motobot was unveiled, it announced that the reason it was created was to simply ...

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Christina Aguilera films PSA for UN World Food Programme

Kevin Mazur Christina Aguilera just got back from a trip to Ecuador, where she filmed a PSA to raise awareness for the UN World Food Programme. AGUILERA DOES ECUADOR Former “Voice” coach Christina Aguilera is working to put food on ...

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