This is what happens to the bodies of competitive eaters

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The world-renowned Nathan’s Hot Dog Eating Competition is held every Fourth of July at Coney Island. Last year, Joey Chestnut set a new record by downing 72 hot dogs in 10 minutes. However, according a 2007 study published in The Journal of Roentgenology, eating competitions can be damaging to the human body.  This study compared the body of Tim Janus, a competitive […]

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Italy’s 10 most stunning landscapes

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There’s no doubt about it… Italy is one breathtakingly beautiful country. From the rocky mountains of the Dolomites to the craggy hilltop medieval towns dotted around Tuscany and Umbria, to the dazzling seas and whitewashed towns of Puglia — there’s no shortage of picturesque backdrops to your holiday snaps. But if you’re finding it difficult […]

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In The World According To Trump, NATO Allies Are Bad And Putin Is Good

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Everybody’s nervous as the president prepares to sit down with U.S. partners and then the Russian boss. Read more: huffingtonpost.com

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Report: Most consumers think companies aren’t doing enough to protect their data

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A majority of consumers surveyed also say that the US government should get involved by mandating stricter privacy and security standards. The post Report: Most consumers think companies aren’t doing enough to protect their data appeared first on Marketing Land. Please visit Marketing Land for the full article. Read more: feeds.marketingland.com

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RANKED: The 25 most powerful nations on earth

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Guido Bergmann/Bundesregierung-Pool via Getty Images   US News and World Report ranks nations for a yearly “Best Countries” study. It includes a global power list – a list of the world’s most powerful countries based on their alliances, influence and whether the country is a leader. The US stays in first place this year, but […]

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12 smart home gadgets that practically clean the house for you

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The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you’ll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase. Mentally, I’m a very organized person, but I’ve never claimed the same for my physical surroundings. The various apartments I’ve lived in over the years would never win […]

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A robotic astronaut named CIMON is on its way to the ISS

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There’s a new astronaut on its way to the International Space Station this morning aboard SpaceX’s most recent resupply launch, and it’s only the size of a medicine ball. CIMON (Crew Interactive Mobile Companion) is an artificial intelligence assistant designed by Airbus and IBM to assist the European Space Agency’s astronauts in everyday tasks aboard […]

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