Alexandra Fowler

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10 Low-carb Diet Winter Recipes That Won't Kill Your Six-Pack

With winter upon us, it’s only natural to turn to “comfort foods,” which can turn your six-pack into a big, flabby one-pack. Instead, cozy up to …

New Killer Fungus Found in U.S. Patients

A newly identified fungus that can kill very sick patients has been found in U.S. hospitals and has probably been here for a few years, federal health officials reported Friday.<p>It’s infected at least 13 people, including four who died.<p>The yeast is called Candida auris and was first identified in …

How to Make Your Weekend Feel Like a Vacation: 5 Day Trips from San Francisco

Summer may be over, but adventure is still in the air. And when you need a break from the daily grind, the call to hit the road, commune with nature, …

San Francisco

Must See Stops in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks

<i>A moody scene captured in a socked in Sequoia National Park. Photo credit: Jonathan Irish</i><p>It was in the California wilderness where John Muir, the unofficial "father of the national parks," was inspired to start down a lifelong path of environmental conservation--and it was the landscapes of Sequoia …

National Parks

A Data Scientist Has Mapped The Ultimate National Parks Road Trip

Just in time for the National Park Service's 100th anniversary!<p>We already know the most efficient and sight-packed route to drive to see all the continental states, but what if you only wanted to focus on seeing the most beautiful nature in America? A map for that exists now too.<p>Randy Olson, senior …

Googly-eyed sea creature spotted off California coast delights scientists

A team of scientists exploring the Pacific Ocean off the Southern California coast have come across a creature that looks like it could be part of a "Pokemon Go" game.<p>The purple, googly-eyed animal — which according to scientists aboard the exploration ship E/V Nautilus looks like a cross between …

CRISPR gene editing reveals new therapeutic approach for blood disorders - Scienmag: Latest Science and Health News

(MEMPHIS, Tenn. – August 15, 2016) An international team of scientists led by researchers at St. Jude Children's Research Hospital has found a way to …

15 Retro Cheesy Pasta Dishes Just Like Grandma Makes

Grandma was right all along: When cheesy, creamy sauces meet pasta, *magical* things happen. Think of avocado and toast or chocolate and peanut butter. That’s the level of delicious combinations we’re talking about, except this time it’s all about the retro spin on everyone’s favorite easy …

Bacteria show capacity for rapid, beneficial mutations - Scienmag: Latest Science and Health News

Scientists studying how microbes evolve have long assumed that nearly all new genetic mutations get passed down at a predictable pace and usually …

3-Day Itinerary for Redwood National + State Parks

California’s old-growth coast redwoods (Sequoia sempervirens) spark a calling for many. The tallest and some of the oldest living organisms on earth, …

These 1-Pot Pasta Recipes Are the Answer to Quick and Easy Dinner

Does dinner get any easier than one-pot pasta? When you need to throw dinner together in a matter of minutes, turn to any of these 27 recipes where every single thing is cooked in the same pot as the pasta. There's sure to be a recipe that speaks to you, from one-pot tomato basil pasta to one-pot …

Watch Phantogram’s Edgy ‘You Don’t Get Me High Anymore’ Video

Phantogram have debuted the edgy, Grant Singer-directed clip for their latest single “You Don’t Get Me High Anymore.” The track appears on their …

New Albums

Miette's Hot Milk Cake

Hot Milk Cake<p>This recipe yields one large, 20-cm (8-inch) cake, or two smaller 13-cm (5-inch) cakes.<p>Author: Adapted from Meg Ray's 'Hot Milk …

Dessert

Garlic Sriracha Grilled Chicken #Recipe

<b>Ingredients</b><p>1 sachet Leggo's Tomato paste (equivalent of 2 Tbsps)<br>2 Tbsps Sriracha<br>2 Tbsps "Sweet Soy Sauce" (Indonesian Kecap Manis) - store bought or …