Wondering if it's better to workout in the morning or at night? whether you should drink coffee as soon as you wake up or hold off until later? what about how early you should stop looking at screens before bedtime? — as it turns out, scientists have been looking for answers to these questions too.
According to his full health report, trump is six feet, two-and-a-half inches. that makes him one of the tallest presidents. — the tallest american president was abraham lincoln, at six feet, four inches. james madison, the country's fourth president, was the shortest at five feet, four inches. — in honor of presidents' day, this animation shows all of the presidents in order of height, from tallest to shortest.
新年怏樂！happy lunar new year! in honor of the new year, here’s a chart of the chinese zodiac. this year happens to be the year of the dog; it’s going to be a good year for those born in 1958, 1970, 1982, 1994, 2006, and those born this year! — swipe through to find your birth year and see which zodiac you are!
Seventeen people have died after a gunman opened fire at a florida high school on wednesday. the incident marked the 30th mass shooting in 2018.
Being in love floods our brains with chemicals that can induce feelings of everything from pleasure to intense focus and attachment. these chemicals can cause reactions throughout the body, which might help explain that tingly-all-over feeling we get when we see a loved one. #valentinesday #valentine #love #couples #science #body #health #brain #dating #feelings #emotions
#ski jumpers compete in one of the wildest sports in the #winterolympics. when they launch into the air, they sometimes travel over 360 feet, or the length of about 9 school buses or 3.5 blue whales. #pyeongchang2018 #olympics #skiing #skijump #athelete #sports @andreaswellinger @marenlundby
Happy thanksgiving, everyone! enjoying your food coma? on thanksgiving, people across the united states devour feasts that typically consist of turkey, stuffing, potatoes, and pie. to get a better picture of americans' favorite side dish recipes in each state, business insider consulted google. looking at search data from the past three years, google's researchers found the most uniquely highly searched recipe that people in every state (plus washington dc) googled during november. the researchers didn't look at the most popular dish for every state (which would've been pumpkin pie, pecan pie, and apple pie in all 50). instead, they focused on the most distinct, and then found the recipes with the highest search volume for each state.
No traditional thanksgiving dinner is complete without a glistening turkey to compliment that heaping pile of mashed potatoes and gravy. for those of us eating turkey this thanksgiving, there are some facts you should know, first. #🦃
Facial expressions and associated reactions could indicate someone is lying to you. some are caused by nervousness, some by chemical reactions, and others by physical reactions. however, it's important to understand how the person in question normally acts. here are some signals to keep an eye on to tell if someone's lying.
When it comes to stretching, there are a lot of options to choose from. but what are the best everyday stretches for anyone looking to avoid sore muscles, get more flexible, and protect his or her muscles from injuries? here are a few basics. #stretch #fitness #health #muscles #exercise #fit #illustration #gym
Even though we're now more aware of the risks of too many sweets, there are still plenty of myths about sugar and what it actually does to us. after all, sugar is just the name for a simple carbohydrate, and there's always been some sugar in our diets. the problem is that today the average american consumes more than twice what the us food and drug administration (fda) — and four times what the world health organization (who) — recommend as safe. and that's dangerous. here's how eating sugar, especially too much of the added sugar that's not naturally found in foods, affects your body. #sugar #candy #halloween #health #diet #energy
Texans prefer 3 musketeers, new yorkers want kit kats, and californians like almond joy. that's according to a recent survey by influenster, a website that hosts product reviews. the company asked 23,154 americans to name their favorite halloween candy out of a list of 52 top-selling candies in the united states, and then found the most distinctively popular candy in each state. influenster didn't look at the candy totals for every state (which would've been overwhelmingly reese's peanut butter cups nationwide). instead, they focused on the most distinct. the company added that the number of people they polled in each state is representative of their corresponding populations. #candy #halloween #map #trickortreat
We love famous last words. there's a reason there are so many books listing memorable deathbed sayings throughout history out there. perhaps we'd just rather believe well-known figures tend to die saying something clever and profound. it makes death itself a little less scary. #lastwords #quote #history #💀
Mcdonald's is america's ultimate fast-food chain — the home of the ubiquitous big mac and mcnuggets. but like any other business, it had humble beginnings. 🍟 we made a timeline to highlight some of the most crucial moments in the history of mcdonald's, covering the good, the bad, and the burgers from the rise of the golden arches to the triumph of all-day breakfast. via @fastfood_insider #mcdonalds #bigmac #timeline #fastfood #burger #fries
Colonel sanders' nephew casually revealed to a reporter a recipe that had been passed down in a family scrapbook — the secret to kentucky fried chicken! for the full 🍗 recipe, visit businessinsider.com. via @fastfood_insider #kfc #friedchicken #recipe #fastfood #chicken #colonelsanders