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To Help Curb Coral Reef Destruction, Hawaii Wants to Ban Chemical Sunscreens

Turns out, certain sunblocks aren't so friendly to some of nature’s underwater creations.<p>Sunscreen may be good for your skin, but some kinds are not necessarily the best for the environment: Last month, Will Espero, a Hawaiian state senator, proposed a bill that would ban the sale of chemical …

5 Tips About Baking with Chocolate from Alice Medrich

I happily fall into the subset of individuals who believe that it's not dessert unless there's chocolate involved. So I most definitely bow down to …

Tip: Make Pancakes That Burn Fat

A breakfast that helps you lose fat while building muscle? Bring it on.<p>Starch is the white, generally tasteless carbohydrate found in the ordinary …

Banana Egg Waffles Recipe

"Our family makes these waffles for a gluten-free breakfast that tastes great, too! These waffles taste delicious with fruit inside them, too! Try …

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<i>Written by Courtney Winston; Updated November 28, 2017</i><p>Popcorn is one of life's little snacking pleasures -- after all, who could imagine going to see a flick without stopping by the snack counter for a small bucket? While people with diabetes should try to avoid the highly salted and buttery …

Diabetes

How to Make This Healthy Alternative Nutella Spread

No matter how much we hope and pray that Nutella has some hidden health benefit, the reality is, the delicious chocolate-hazelnut spread is simply …

Food

20 Slow-Cooker Recipes to Make When You're Snowed In

Slow cookers are often used by busy people who are rushing out the door and want a hot, ready-to-go meal when they return. But the slow cooker works …

Layered chocolate cake recipe

Steps<p>1<p>Done<p>In a saucepan, combine milk and cream and heat over medium heat, until it starts to boil.<p>2<p>Done<p>Remove from heat. Divide mixture into 3 equal …

Street style: London Fashion Week Fall/Winter 2017-2018

FASHION STREET STYLE & STREET FASHION<p><b>See the best looks captured by Sandra Semburg on the streets of London between shows at London Fashion Week</b> …

London Fashion Week

Rain Boots That Look Like Regular Boots

You can keep these on all day.<p>In college, while living on a big campus that required a good deal of walking, it quickly became clear that I needed substantial rainy day gear — or else I would be living with a perpetual cold for the next four years. To remedy this, my mom immediately went to Target …

Hairstyle Beauty Editorial 2017 The Knot

French braids, a certain type of hairstyle wherein all the hair is braided together to form one single braid, are more often to see in the Bridal …

8 Vintage Kitchen Tools That Most People Can't Identify

Have you ever gone to your grandma's house and wondered why she uses tons of unfamiliar utensils or tools in the kitchen? At times, her kitchen feels …

Redbox

Madonna shares sweet video of new twins singing 'Twinkle Twinkle Little Star'

A love for music clearly runs in Madonna‘s family.<p>The 58-year-old singer shared a video of Stella and Esther Mwale, orphaned 4½-year-old twin girls …

Malawi

Bill Gates Says There's Something Worse Than Nuclear War and We're Not Ready for It

The international community may prioritize the issue of nuclear war, but world leaders are overlooking another, greater threat: A genetically …

Bill Gates Warns Of Epidemic That Could Kill Over 30 Million People

Bill Gates is a smart guy who knows something about global health. So when he gives a grave warning about a potential catastrophe, it’s a good idea to listen. Yesterday, at the Munich Security Conference in Germany, the man who tops the <i>Forbes</i> richest person in the world list and is co-chair of the …

Public Health

Ornithologists are using drones to eavesdrop on songbirds

When conservationists put drones to work in field research, they typically function as flying eyes that gather imagery of the habitat and wildlife below. Now, ornithologists from Gettysburg College in Pennsylvania are using drones as flying ears to monitor songbirds in the Appalachian …

How the UK government can hack your personal data

From the moment you set foot on British soil, your personal data could easily be accessed, or even hacked, by the government.<p>New invasive legislation …

Stock Manager of $37 Billion Doesn't Believe the Earnings Hype

Global stock investors may have their hopes set too high for 2017.<p>With rising stock prices, analysts may need to dial back their expectations with …

Here's who is going to get rich from the Snap IPO

The company is seeking to price its share sale at between $14 to $16 a share, although that could always go up (or down) before its anticipated IPO on March 2.<p>According to its S-1 filings, Snap's co-founders Evan Spiegel and Bobby Murphy own the most shares.<p>Benchmark could also see some nice …

15 Healthyish Snacks That Will Actually Fill You Up

Tasty stuff to have on-the-go or prep ahead of time.

Trump is promising big changes at the FDA — here's how drugs are approved today

At least one of President Trump's possible picks to head the Food and Drug Administration has a radical idea for when drugs should come to market.<p>Jim O'Neill, managing director at Mithril Capital, has said that he is in favor of approving drugs that are proven to be safe, even before they're shown …

7 charming off-grid homes for a rent-free life

1/8<p>Wohnwagon<p>Powered by solar energy and made from recycled materials, the WOHNWAGON is a beautiful mobile and modern home with a housing footprint so …

5 Beach Destinations You've Never Thought Of Visiting

Forget the Maldives and the Seychelles. In this list I pick 5 beach destinations for 2017 that you’ve never thought of visiting. Let me inspire you …

Yes, You Need to Cool It On the Bacon

America’s inventory of frozen pork belly—which food manufacturers use to make bacon—is at its lowest point in 50 years, according to a recent USDA …

Holistic Medicine

13 thrilling movies to watch if you loved 'The OA'

<b>•If you are a sci-fi mystery fan chances are you've already binge-watched Netflix's "The OA."<br>•If you loved The OA, you'll probably also like watching "Inception" and "Minority Report".</b><p>As much of a mess as 2016 was (though TBH, 2017 has been considerably worse so far), there was one consistent …

Tim Cook is living in the future (and you can too)

Tim Cook is living the Jetsons lifestyle — minus the jetpack and flying car — thanks to Siri and the growing number of HomeKit devices on the market.<p>The Apple CEO offered a rare glimpse into his private life Tuesday during Apple’s quarterly financial report, painting a picture of techno-utopian …

Home Automation

Amazon will build its own $1.5 billion air cargo hub

Amazon is building one of the largest internal logistics and shipping businesses in the world, and if you needed any more evidence this was the case, the company just revealed that it’s investing $1.5 billion in a new air cargo hub, which will occupy a spot that crosses the Cincinnati and Kentucky …

Trump makes unannounced visit to Dover AFB for return of service member's remains

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> President Donald Trump made an unannounced visit Wednesday to Dover Air Force Base for the return of the remains of the US service member killed in the raid in Yemen.<p>Trump went to Dover AFB on Marine One, along with his daughter, Ivanka, and Sen. Chris Coons of Delaware.<p>Chief …

Stonehenge, Easter Island, Venice: Climate Change Will Destroy Human History

Beloved World Heritage sites all over the world might disappear forever, thanks to climate change.<p>Climate change has become a battle for the future of human life on Earth. But as we set our sights on the imminent challenges ahead, it can be easy to lose track of our past.<p>Cultural heritage sites are …

30 Best Suit Brands For Men (And Where To Buy Them)

If you’re the corporate buck, you live and breathe men’s suits. And, if you’re the sartorial schmuck, it’s likely that a suave suit is essential …

Men's Fashion