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Why Your Future Vaccination Might Not Be A Shot

Vaccines don't always make it into the people who need them the most. Many require a syringe and a needle to enter the bloodstream and create immunity. And that means a doctor or nurse has to do the job.<p>But with if a vaccine could be delivered by simply applying a patch?That's Mark Prausnitz's …

Public Health

Southern California wildfires trigger mass destruction, hurting families, economy

After battling the so-called "Thomas Fire" for over a month, fire personnel announced on Jan. 12 that the blaze -- the biggest in California's history -- is 100 percent contained.<p>The wind-whipped wildfire started on Dec. 4 about 60 miles northwest of downtown Los Angeles and caused at least 50,000 …


Our Most Popular Desserts of 2017

I believe in dessert, always. And no matter the occasion, be it a holiday, potluck, or random Wednesday night, I skew towards no-fuss desserts that …


2017 might be among top three hottest years on record without a warming El Nino

<b>Geneva:</b> Global land and ocean temperatures in 2017 will likely end among the three warmest years on record, the World Meteorological Organisation …

Global Warming

11 Gingerbread Houses To Make You Drool

Buckle up, Sweets fans, 'cuz I'm about to show you the best gingerbread house creations in all of the interwebz - and you're going to want <i>all of …