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The green diet: how to eat healthy and save the planet

Dieticians and food companies are awaiting the US Department of Agriculture’s highly anticipated new dietary guidelines by the end of this year with one key question in mind: will they include environmental considerations?<p>The USDA updates its guidelines on what’s healthy for Americans to eat and …

Nutrition

Where Electric Vehicles Actually Cause More Pollution Than Gas Cars

If you think EVs are always greener, these county-level maps will take you by surprise.<p>The idea that gasoline cars might cause less environmental harm than electric vehicles seems impossibly backwards. But consider the following thought experiment before you dismiss it out of hand.<p>A view from the …

These 5 Facts Explain America's Enduring Racial Divide

Brendan Smialowski—AFP/Getty Images<p>Chip Somodevilla—Getty Images<p>Brian Snyder—Reuters<p>Brian Snyder—Reuters<p>Brian Snyder—Reuters<p>David Goldman—AP<p>Brendan …

17 interview questions that are designed to trick you

But while they may seem simple — that's the point — some are actually designed to get you to reveal information you may have been trying to conceal. In other words: they're trick questions.<p>"To uncover areas that may reflect inconsistencies, hiring managers sometimes ask these tricky questions," …

Employment

How To Make A DIY Solar Panel

Economic vitality is essential both for the individuals and the earth. As a family unit, having the capacity to spare cash for electric bills is an …

How to Recognize Nutrient Deficiencies

<b>By Dr. Mercola</b><p>If you eat a balanced, whole-food diet like the one described in my nutrition plan, you’re probably giving your body more-than-adequate …

Make it so!: NASA engineers say they successfully tested a real 'warp drive'

NASA has successfully tested a type of drive that could eventually take the concept of “warp drive” from science-fiction to reality, <i>CNET</i> reported.<p>The …

Study: Climate Change Threatens One in Six Species With Extinction

A new study published Thursday in the journal <i>Science</i> has found that, if climate change continues apace, one in six species on the planet could face …

Extinction

Sunburst: The 8 Best Portable Solar Panels

A dead battery in your phone when you’re on the subway and the guy next to you insists on humming “It’s a Small World” is irritating. A dead battery …

Gear & Gadgets

Audi just created fuel from water and carbon dioxide

29th Apr 2015<p>Audi has just created a new fuel out of water and CO2, and they're calling it "blue crude". What does this mean for the car industry and …

The Best Snack Foods to Help Lose Weight

Snacking is a way to keep your appetite under control in between meals. When you go without food for long periods of time your metabolism slows down, …

Why Oil Should Be Your Skincare Secret + How to Use It in Your Beauty Routine

We’ve been hearing a lot lately about the value of adding oil to our beauty routines. Maybe you’ve already gotten on the oil-pulling bandwagon, or perhaps you’ve long been convinced of the powers of essential oils, but now it’s time to introduce your face to the benefits of natural oils. We’ve …

Skin Care

9 MLK Quotes the Mainstream Media Won't Cite

The Martin Luther King Jr. who is cynically trotted out every time racial unrest erupts in our cities is the MLK who can be conveniently used to prop …

Bernie Sanders Announces He Is Running For President In 2016

Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) announced on Wednesday that he'll run for president of the United States in 2016.<p>"I am running for president," Sanders told The Associated Press. "People should not underestimate me... I've run outside of the two-party system, defeating Democrats and Republicans, taking …

Why is America celebrating the beating of a black child?

It’s not surprising that a black mother in Baltimore who chased down, cursed and beat her 16-year-old son in the middle of a riot has been called a hero. In this country, when black mothers fulfill stereotypes of mammies, angry and thwarting resistance to a system designed to kill their children, …

Journey to Mars: Meet NASA astronaut candidate Jessica Meir

<i>On December 5, NASA completed its first test flight of the spacecraft Orion, a capsule built to carry humans to Mars within</i> <i>the next 15 to 20 years.</i><p><i>That may seem like a long time, but it’s a huge project involving thousands of scientists, engineers, astronauts and administrators.</i> <i>Last month KidsPost</i> …

Obama just summed up what's at the root of Baltimore's rage

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11 Vegetables Anyone Can Grow on Their Own

1. <b>Sprouts</b><p>Growing your own sprouts is quite easy, and you don't need a whole lot of space either; they can even be grown indoors. Sprouts may be …

The Best Destinations for Solo Travelers

Our picks of the best spots for a little one-on-one time with you.<p>As great as traveling with companions can be, sometimes it's even better to get out there and discover yourself. If you're plotting your next adventure stag, here are our picks of the best spots for a little one-on-one time with you.

Costa Rica

9 Beauty Products You Can Make in Your Own Kitchen

1<p>Face Mask<p>This hydrating mask from Deborah Burnes, CEO of sumbody skincare and author of <i>Look Great Live Green</i>, can help restore moisture to dry</b> …

Top 10 Things You Didn’t Know About Hydropower

10. Hydropower is one of the oldest power sources on the planet, generating power when flowing water spins a wheel or turbine. It was used by farmers …

23 Recipes That Make Eating Breakfast for Dinner Easy

With all the great breakfast recipes out there, it can be difficult to try each one on any given Sunday. And since brekkie is pretty much our favorite meal <i>and</i> we have a huge back log of delicious recipes on our Pinterest boards, we decided that it is time to start eating breakfast for dinner! From …

Breakfast

Dear White America: Please Stop Talking About Martin Luther King Jr. and the Baltimore 'Riots'

Freddie Gray was killed by Baltimore's police. Baltimore's ghetto youthocracy responded with protests and an exhalation of random street violence. …