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The Best Way to Cook Different Cuts of Beef, in One Chart

With so many different cuts of beef—from the 7-bone chuck roast to the tri-tip roast—figuring out the best way to cook a piece of beef can be …

Here's What Getting Spanked as a Kid Did to Your Personality, According to Science

If you got spanked as a kid, it probably didn't do you any good. In fact, it may have made your behavior even worse, new research suggests.<p>The more …

Scientists store digital images in DNA, and retrieves them perfectly

Researchers have developed one of the first complete systems to store digital data in DNA -- allowing companies to store data that today would fill a …

A Driverless Car? Mazda Says Why Take All The Fun Out of It?

Squeezing the accelerator on the Mazda MX-5 Miata as it exits a curve on a twisty back road in Michigan, you can’t help but smile. In the rearview mirror you can see a whoosh of dead leaves rising in your wake, dancing to the hum of the exhaust coming from the car’s high-revving, four-cylinder …

Autos

Mazda recalls 374,500 vehicles because of Takata inflators

<b>The Basics:</b> Mazda will recall 374,519 examples of the 2003-2008 Mazda6 manufactured from May 29, 2002, to May 5, 2008; the 2006-2007 Mazdaspeed6 built from July 1, 2005, to June 29, 2007; and the 2004 RX-8 made from June 25, 2003, to June 30, 2003.<p><b>The Problem:</b> These vehicles contain front passenger …

19 Make-Ahead Breakfasts You Can Make in a Muffin Pan

Some mornings, choosing between hitting snooze and eating breakfast is a real struggle. Decision-making is hard! But with a little planning, you can catch a few extra Zs *and* grab your homemade breakfast to go like the #girlboss you are. All you need is a muffin pan, and boom! You’ve got 12 days …

10 things women in their 30s are tired of hearing

1. Haven’t you gotten married yet?<p>The polite answer to this is, “It’s none of your business.” There are a number of rude answers. I’ve no idea why it …

Middle Age

8-Year-Old Boy's Dying Wish to Be Famous 'Before I Go to Heaven' Comes True Thanks to Social Media

Strangers from around the world are coming together to make an 8-year-old boy’s dreams come true.<p>After four years of treatment for rhabdomyosarcoma, …

Social Media

5 Reasons Why Random People Follow You On Social Media

It happens to everyone. We all get random followers on our social media accounts sometimes and here are the 5 main reasons why.

Social Media

10 Brutally True Illustrations that Show Our Changed Society

Let’s face it. We are living in a digital age, and there is absolutely no turning back. One of the biggest influences on society these days is social …

Social Media

Here are the 29 superhero movies coming out in the next 5 years

Get ready! Nearly 30 superhero movies have been announced to hit theaters over the next few years.<p>We'll see Marvel complete "Phase 3" of its cinematic universe while DC will start playing catch-up by building its own multiverse on the groundwork laid by 2013's "Man of Steel."<p>The list of announced …

Baby adorably joins in on family prayer at the dinner table

You're never too young to say grace — just ask this little girl.<p>John Incorvaia uploaded the adorable video to his YouTube page, writing "... my daughter closing her eyes for prayer EVERY NIGHT before dinner - she's only 20 months old..."<p>In the video, the little girl takes her parents' hands without …

4 surprising ways science is battling aging

It takes 70 or 80 years to get really good at the whole business of being alive, and no sooner does that happen than mortality begins looking your way, tapping its watch and discreetly reminding you that there's a line waiting for your table.<p>It's the job of aging—and the multiple diseases that …

The Bermuda Triangle: Whatever became of the myth

Seventy years after the disappearance of five planes in the Atlantic, Giles Milton investigates one of the world’s most enduring aviation mysteries<p>The message picked up by the control tower was as bizarre as it was alarming. “Everything looks strange,” said the pilot. “It looks like we’re entering …

Fort Lauderdale

Essences: The Korean Skin Care Product You?re Not Using but Should

The flood of Asian skin care imports has changed the beauty game for the better, thanks in no small part to their new, novel technologies. The thing is, though, that while some products are super-straightforward (hello, sheet masks), others can be pretty tricky to figure out—like essences. Are they …

Your coffee maker is a bacterial breeding ground

The office coffee maker isn’t just a gathering spot for gossip and awkward small talk. It’s also a breeding ground for a veritable zoo of bacteria, as researchers have found after conducting a microbiological survey of the waste trays of capsule-style coffee machines.<p>A team of microbiologists from …

Microbiology

What It's Like to Marry a Recovering Alcoholic

"Nothing that you do will make them get sober until they are ready."<p><i>Kate and Jeremy met in 2008, when she was 18 and he was 23, at an Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) meeting. After meeting, Jeremy spent six months wishing he had gotten Kate's number. Seven years later, Kate and Jeremy are happily</i> …

18 Habits Of Highly Creative People

Great artists, writers and innovators may have "messier minds."<p>Creativity works in mysterious and often paradoxical ways. Creative thinking is a stable, defining characteristic in some personalities, but it may also change based on situation and context. Inspiration and ideas often arise seemingly …

Goldie Hawn Reveals Why She Won't Marry Partner Kurt Russell

Plus, serious thoughts on Russell's mustache.<p>Goldie Hawn and Kurt Russell are one of Hollywood's most enduring couples, and now, Hawn is letting us in on the secret to her happy, 32-year romance.<p>"A lasting relationship isn't about marriage," she said in <i>Porter</i> magazine. And Hawn, who has been dating …

Celebrity News

The farm-to-table backlash is here

That chicken—is it local?<p>Fans of <i>Portlandia</i> will recall the sketch from the show’s first season, where two absurdly earnest diners badger their …

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Bribery

This Optical Illusion Quiz Determines What Type of Thinker You Are

If you have things to do, it's best not to go on PlayBuzz — a black hole of quizzes and games. And this quiz by user Samantha Jones that's quickly rising on its charts tests your optical perception through a series of illusions. After being shown an image, you choose which of the two objects you …

Warning: 5 'Not So Obvious' Signs That Your Partner Has a Cheating Heart!

It's been about a week since the Ashley Madison fallout and my phone is blowing up! Hackers posted customer data (names, addresses and sexual fantasies) of 33 million customers who used the online dating service to have an affair. Business for marriage counselors and divorce attorneys should be …

Relationships

Health effects of aspirin: Where do we stand?

<b>(CNN) —</b> An aspirin a day, keeps the doctor away. Or does it?<p>Aside from being a potent painkiller to help with that numbing headache or aching pain in your back, doctors today routinely prescribe a daily regimen of aspirin to help prevent heart attack and stroke. And a number of studies also …

Biomedicine

5 Signs You're Standing In Your Own Way to Success

While a lot of the entrepreneurs I’ve met and mentored in the past decade have been successful, I’ve probably met as many, if not more, unsuccessful …

Boy trips, punches hole in $1.5 million painting

<b>(CNN) —</b> It's enough to cause curators to break out in cold sweats: the sight of a museum visitor tumbling right into a valuable, centuries-old painting at a busy exhibition.<p>A Taiwanese schoolboy, 12, did just that on a visit to a Leonardo da Vinci-themed show in Taipei, tripping up while admiring …

Performing Arts

Working Out Doesn't Keep Your Brain Young: Study

Exercise can help the heart, lower the risk of diabetes, keep blood pressure in check and help you maintain a healthy weight. But researchers say you …

How To Keep Tomatoes Fresh For Longer

By Leslie Stephens<p>This trick -- which only takes 5 minutes -- may be the answer to avoiding refrigerator-chilled, flavorless tomatoes.<p>More: How to keep tomatoes fresh for longer<p>A few weeks ago, when our Test Kitchen Manager Derek was doling out tomatoes that wouldn't survive the weekend in the …

Found after 108 years: Message in a bottle set afloat for science

It took over a century for a long-lost message in a bottle to wash up on shore, and it may be the oldest ever found. There was even a reward involved.<p>George Parker Bidder may not be a household name, but he's getting some modern-day recognition for a series of experiments performed between 1904 and …

North Sea