Amna Khalid

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Academics plant seeds of revolution in the Ivory Tower

How many PhDs does it take to figure out if the PhD degree should survive? Hundreds.<p>That's the number of academics, current and aspiring, attending a conference at Montreal's McGill University this week that will propose transforming graduate school.<p>"Maybe 15 to 20 per cent of people who enter PhDs …

Food Poisoning Symptoms And Everything Else You Need To Know

Take It Easy<p>Relax! If you’re suffering from food poisoning, you might be pretty miserable while it works its way through your body. The Mayo Clinic …

6 Foods That Can Make You Happier

<i>By Cynthia Sass, MPH, RD</i><p>I’m a happiness research junkie. I <i>love</i> reading about simple things we can do to elevate mood and boost contentment. Mindfulness meditation, adequate sleep, laughing, volunteering, and spending time with pets (as well as with happy people) all help. And believe it or not, …

Holistic Medicine

How to Detect if Someone's Stealing Your WiFi

It may be hard to imagine, but just a mere 20 years ago, the Internet was nothing more than a novelty -- a way for incredibly smart college …

Big Data and You

We hear about "big data" more and more these days - but how much of it is sensationalism, and how much is true? The answers may surprise you.

Big Data

Do black cars get hotter in the summer?

Did you ever slide into your car on a hot summer day, after it's been parked in the sun for a while, and wonder if there's any way to keep it from …

10 Things That Don’t Disprove Global Warming

Two-thirds of Americans say there is solid evidence that Earth has been getting warmer, according to a 2013 opinion poll [source: Pew Research …

10 of the World's Most Touristy Cities

There is no shame in being a tourist. It's the best way to escape from your daily routine, see the world and soak up new experiences. There is, …

Oh Thank God, Now We Finally Know What Happened To Huell On 'Breaking Bad'

If you've been waiting with bated breath to find out the fate of Huell since "Breaking Bad" ended, stop it. Seriously, it's not good for you and the series finale was almost two years ago. Also, we now have an answer.<p>Last time viewers saw Huell, he was waiting in a safe house for Hank and Gomez to …

10 Foods Dietitians Say You Should Always Keep In The Kitchen

Eating healthy is easier than you think — the secret is keeping good foods on hand at all times.<p>Canned chickpeas are great, but what about those …

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