eat like you like it

eat like you like it

WHEN WAS THE LAST TIME YOU SAT DOWN AND REALLY ENJOYED YOUR FOOD, WITHOUT GUILT OR SECOND-GUESSING? CAN’T REMEMBER? MAYBE IT’S TIME TO TRY INTUITIVE EATING. E IGHT YEARS AGO NICOLE LANG, 35, BEGAN following a low-carb diet to get ready for her wedding. She didn’t love the food but Continue Reading

The Other Women

The Other Women

Conxa borrell can be hard to find. her association’s website doesn’t provide much contact information, and when I track down her number and call, she mumbles a time and place for us to meet the following day and then quickly hangs up. When I arrive at the designated address—a municipal Continue Reading

STRONGEST EVIDENCE YET OF AN EXOMOON

STRONGEST EVIDENCE YET OF AN EXOMOON

SCIENTISTS HAVE IDENTIFIED THOUSANDS OF EXOPLANETS ORBITING OTHER STARS. But spying moons orbiting those planets has been a struggle. On October 1, 2018, researchers announced they may have just found the first of these so-called exomoons. The Kepler space telescope looked for tiny dips in a star’s brightness, which can Continue Reading

Solar Inverter Monitor

Solar Inverter Monitor

What do you do when it’s tricky to get data from your solar power setup? Hack it with a Raspberry Pi of course, as Rob Zwetsloot finds out. Renewable energy is something we’re pretty interested in here on The vikilix.com – and not just because of the ways you can Continue Reading

Carbs: The good, the bad,and the ugly

Carbs: The good, the bad,and the ugly

SEVERAL popular recent diet movements have promoted the belief that ‘carbs’ are the primary driving factor behind Australia’s ever-growing obesity crisis. This trend is comparable to the low-fat movement of the 1980s, which painted dietary fats as the culprit behind cardiovascular disease, and subsequently led to a decrease in consumption Continue Reading

true crime Dr.Demento!

true crime Dr.Demento!

A REALITY TV doctor and his girlfriend have been arrested in California for drugging and raping two women — and authorities suspect there could be hundreds more Victims! Grant Robicheaux, 38, an orthopedic surgeon who appeared on Bravo’s Online Dating Rituals of the American Male, and Carissa Riley are Charged Continue Reading

Now Trending In Defense of Cozycore

Now Trending In Defense of Cozycore

THE BREAKTHROUGH aesthetic of the season? Cozycore. The term entered the lexicon in 2014 the way much of today’s slang does by appearing in a Reddit thread,and now the style is full-on mainstream. With its canon of ugly sneakers, plush pullovers, baggy track pants, and old school sweatsuits (a.k.a. groutfits), Continue Reading

Igor Prokop

Igor Prokop

IGOR PROKOP was born in Budapest in 1953. He graduated from the Teacher Training College in Eger as a teacher of Biology and drawing in 1978. Igor studied Biology at Jozsef Attila University and Arts between 1981 and 1983 in Szeged. then philosophy in 1984 in Budapest. He also studied Continue Reading

WebPageTest

WebPageTest

Testing your website on different browsers? You may be using a Raspberry Pi server farm you never knew existed. Rob Zwetsloot uncovers the details. one of the most invaluable tools to a web developer is the ability to quickly test your current build on a variety of browsers. Chrome, Firefox, Continue Reading

Dust grains reveal asteroid Itokawa’s age

Dust grains reveal asteroid Itokawa’s age

On June 13, 2010, Japan’s asteroid-visiting Hayabusa spacecraft earned its name (“peregrine falcon”) by divebombing through Earth’s atmosphere at 7.5 miles (12.2 kilometers) per second. As expected, the spacecraft disintegrated upon re-entry; however, a heat-shielded sample-return capsule survived the fall relatively unscathed, returning a plethora of precious dust grains collected Continue Reading