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Managing our exposure to the sun can be a delicate balancing act. Too little and you deprive your body of all-important vitamin D, too much and you invite health risks that include skin damage at best and skin cancer at worst. QSun is a clever tracker that removes the guesswork by using artificial intelligence to keep tabs on sun exposure, even giving you a buzz when it's time to head for the
A new study from a team at the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS) is rekindling a debate over the safety of essential oils. The research suggests lavender and tea tree oils contain potential hormone disrupting chemicals and could be responsible for a condition called prepubertal gynecomastia where young boys develop abnormal breast tissue...Continue Reading Study clai
Boeing's 737 MAX 7 airliner made its maiden flight on Friday as it took off at 10:17 am PDT from Renton Field, Washington State with Boeing Test and Evaluation Captains Jim Webb and Keith Otsuka at the controls. The initial flight lasted three hours and five minutes for flight control, systems, and handling tests before landing at Boeing Field in Seattle at 1:22 pm...Continue Reading First fl
Best Buy has a massive remodeling sales event going on, offering tremendous deals on kitchen appliances, and it includes some great discounts on LG home appliances! Best Buy makes it easy for you to stretch your remodeling dollars by offering the best deals during the season on Samsung appliances. Particularly of note is a savings of up to 30% off on major appliances, with a minimum savings of
Android Wear is no more, but the software continues under a new name: Wear OS by Google. The tech giant has decided to rebrand its wearable efforts, effective immediately – in part perhaps to try and appeal to more iPhone owners and to reinvigorate a platform that had grown a little stale...Continue Reading Android Wear gets rebranded, is now Wear OS by GoogleCategory: Mobile TechnologyTags:
Menopausal hot flushes (aka hot flashes) can sometimes be quite serious, causing women to sweat profusely and/or wake up multiple times throughout the night. There may be fresh hope, however, in the form of a new class of drugs that drastically reduces hot flushes in just three days...Continue Reading Experimental drugs could give hot flushes the flickCategory: Health & WellbeingTags:
Spanish dirt bike company Gas Gas exploded back into relevancy last year with the release of its EC and XC 300 two-stroke enduro and cross country motorcycles. Now, it's released a tricked-out Enduro GP 250 and 300 with enough upgrades to bring them into line with its factory race bikes...Continue Reading Gas Gas releases factory race-spec Enduro GP 250 and 300 two-strokesCategory: Motorcycle
It's no secret that Aston Martin (along with virtually every other automaker on the planet) is working on its first electric car. At the Geneva Motor Show, it's revealed that it plans an entire spinoff brand for electric luxury. And the Lagonda line-up won't just be filled with battery-powered Rapides and DB11s, instead launching forward with its own ground-up design language. Based on the La
Sydney's Ben Felten will go for a motorcycle land speed record this weekend in South Australia, aboard a Kawasaki ZX-10R. Since he's completely blind, he'll be taking instructions from an ex-MotoGP rider over a radio. The target? Over 156 miles per hour, or 251 kmh...Continue Reading Blind Sydney man prepares for land speed motorcycle record attemptCategory: MotorcyclesTags: Blind
The world's largest jet engine has taken flight for the first time in the skies over the Mojave Desert in California. On Tuesday, GE Aviation's GE9X powered into the air on the wing of the company's "Flying Test Bed" based at an airstrip in Victorville, California on a four-hour test flight to check essential engine functions as the start trials for official certification for service...Contin is a social bookmarking place where you can share, find & discuss the best news around on most topics. We focus on hi-tech reviews, gadgets and geekery but we like almost anything that's awesome, appealing and thought-provoking! er6i9ds5mz

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