Angel Alfonso

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Goldilocks planet: Deep in space, we may have found our 'twin’

The discovery of an Earth-like planet raises the question: are aliens also looking at us?<p>The starry sky is now far more fascinating to us than it ever was to our forebears. Stars may seem just points of light, but we’ve learnt recently that most are orbited by retinues of planets, just as our Sun …

The Challenge of the Planets, Part One: Ports-of-Call

In the 1950s, those few individuals who made it their business to think seriously about interplanetary travel predicted that the immense gulfs …

Trejos Tacos From Film Legend Danny Trejo Shaping Up in Mid-City

<b>Danny Trejo</b>, who was immortalized in such films as Spy Kids, Heat, Con Air, and Desperado, is well on his way to opening his first fast-casual taco shack on La Brea near Olympic in a former Taco Bell building.<p>Designed by <b>Kris Keith</b> at Spacecraft, <b>Trejos Tacos</b> is slated to open some time in March of …

8 Surprising Ways You're Slowing Your Metabolism

Fire up your natural calorie burn ASAP.<p><i>This article was written by Paige Greenfield and provided by our partners at</i> Prevention.<p>Yeah, yeah, yeah, you've heard it all before—all you need to speed up your metabolism is to build more muscle, drink lots of ice water, and try to spend less time sitting, …

Prominent Hong Kong student leader banned from protest site

Two months ago, police hauled Joshua Wong off a stage after he urged fellow student protesters to storm a plaza inside government headquarters.<p>The 18-year-old leader of the high school activist group Scholarism had his square-rimmed glasses knocked off in the confrontation that ushered in a …

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10 Ways to Show People They Matter and Why It's Important

I recently had the pleasure of being one of the first inductees into the Happiness Hall of Fame, an organization that honors people who are advancing happiness in the world. I was thrilled to be among other inductees from all walks of life such as athletes (Bubba Paris), film producers (Roko Belic) …