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Barley Reduces Appetite And Blood Sugar Levels - 'Helping Prevent Obesity, Diabetes And Heart Disease'

Pic: Barley / Seriouseats.comBarley could be the key to losing weight and warding off heart disease and diabetes, experts have revealed.

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Soy Foods 'Protect Against Chemical In Food Packaging That Can Block Conception'

Eating foods that are rich in soybeans (pictured) has been found to help protect women against the harmful reproductive effects of a chemical found in plastic food packaging called bisphenol A, or BPA. Such foods include miso soup, soy milk,  tofu, soy burgers, soy bars, soy protein and more / DailymailIt’s known that certain plastic consumer products and the lining inside some canned foods can contribute to fertility problems.

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Lies The Organic Industry Tells: Two Types Of GMOs

Pic: YoutubeA 2013 documentary claiming to explore how genetically engineered food affects our health and environment, GMO OMG spouts fallacies that anti-GMO activists still love to wield in 2016.

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Hundreds Of Newly Found Galaxies May Unravel Gravitational Space Mystery

An artist's impression of the galaxies lurking in the Zone of Avoidance / ICRARIt's puzzled scientists for decades: a region of space so obscured by the dust and gas at the core of the Milky Way galaxy that it's remained elusively impenetrable. This so-called Zone of Avoidance harbours a mystery.

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You Have Been Mispronouncing 'Adidas' The Whole Time!

Adidas, the German shoe brand founded by Adolf Dassler, has always been mispronounced by Malaysians, Americans, and the whole world besides the German and Europeans who said it right.

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Is Hong Kong Really Rioting Over Fishball Stands?

The “fishball revolution” sounds like a joke, but when you look at the footage coming out of Hong Kong you realise it is anything but. Bloodied protesters, an injured policeman on the ground being attacked, warning shots fired in the air, 50 people arrested, almost 100 injured. Hong Kong specialises in wackily named quasi-uprisings – remember the Umbrella Movement of 2014? – but behind those curious names is an anger and alienation that pits the pro-Beijing government against a population, especially the young, who want western-style freedoms.

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How Sylvester Stallone Feels About Boycotting The Oscars Over Its Diversity Issues

  Every year the Academy Awards are a big deal watched by hundreds of millions of people around the world. It’s like the Super Bowl of celebrities dressed up all fancy. This year, however, the controversy over the lack of diversity in the nominations has threatened to overshadow the awards themselves, with many prominent members of the Hollywood community even threatening to boycott the awards ceremony later this month. It’s a complicated issue, but one nominated actor who will be there when the Oscars are handed out is Sylvester Stallone, and he has a very good reason to show up.

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How Michael Fassbender's Assassin's Creed Will Borrow From The Matrix

There’s quite a lot riding on Assassin’s Creed. Previous attempts to adapt video games have failed rather badly. But there’s hope that the Michael Fassbender led adaptation of the hugely popular action adventure game will finally break that trend. And to help it do just that, Fassbender himself has admitted that it will be heavily influenced by The Matrix.

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One Way Women Have It Better Than Men At Work

 As the number of breadwinner moms quadrupled over the past half-century, stereotypical gender roles began fading away. A dad who does his kids' laundry is no longer an adorable anomaly. A mom grinding toward the corner office is just another ambitious employee.

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Watch The Hulk Chase Down Ant-Man In Coke Mini Commercial

Given that Mark Ruffalo’s Hulk won’t be appearing in Joe and Anthony Russo’s Captain America: Civil War it may be a while before we get to see him interact with Paul Rudd’s Ant-Man on the big screen. That being said, if you’re curious what that relationship would look like, you just need to watch the brand new Coke commercial that aired during the Super Bowl today:

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