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The Best Netflix Original Series Right Now, Ranked

<b>Last Updated: June 19th</b><p>There are a lot of good TV shows on Netflix (and you can find more with these secret codes). The bread-and-butter of the Netflix service, however, is its original programming. With over 100 Netflix originals — between shows and movies — browsing aimlessly can be daunting. If …

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5 Minute Mug Macaroni and Cheese - Kirbie's Cravings

July 30, 2012<p>by Kirbie<p>Lately I’ve been wanting to make macaroni and cheese but every time I think about the effort, I get really lazy. Then I came …

Kitchen Science: We Used Peeps To Calculate The Speed Of Light

In the week after Easter, we had a lot of old Peeps lying around. No one seemed that interested in eating them, so we used them to measure the speed of light.<p>For centuries the speed of light was an enduring, infuriating mystery. Philosophers, physicists and astronomers from Galileo on down studied …

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Why it's OK to discuss teacher-pupil relationships in teen books

I watched <i>a lot</i> of Disney films as a kid so by the time I hit my teens, I had falling in love sussed. Eyes meeting across a crowded room? Check. Stroll in to the happy forever after? Check. Family, friends, random strangers... all smiles because everyone loves people in love, right?<p>Hmmmm.<p>Lucky, …

Books

Why ResearchKit Is the Most Exciting Thing Apple Announced Yesterday

Apple announced several things yesterday, but ResearchKit, the company's new medical research and health platform, is clearly the technology with the …

6 Life-Saving Travel Accessories Under $10

<i>By: Gianni Jaccoma</i><p><i>Credit: Sarah Anderson/Thrillist</i><p>You know that feeling you get when, just as you get to the airport, you realize you forgot your phone charger? Well, while it's a heart-sinking feeling, it's not a matter of life and death. Except for your cell phone battery, anyway. But when it …

Here's How To Use Castile Soap To Clean Everything In Your House

Including yourself.

The Best Horror Stories For Children

<b>Some of your books are weird. Are they appropriate for my child?</b>"I do not know your child. But I will say I do not subscribe to the notion that every book is for every child. I make the kinds of books that I liked as a kid. I don't like ordinary, middle-of-the-road books. I like funny, odd books …

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Step-It-Up Plyometric Workout

Hop to it with this fast-paced routine that works up a total-body burn so you lose fat from all over—and faster<p>1. Prisoner-Squat Hop<p>A<p>B<p><b>A.</b><p>Stand with …

New Alzheimer’s Treatment Fully Restores Memory Function

Of the mice that received the treatment, 75 percent got their memory function back.<p>Australian researchers have come up with a non-invasive ultrasound …

Southland surgeons implant Watchman heart device after it gets FDA OK

Surgeons at two Southern California hospitals on Monday implanted a controversial heart device that struggled for years to gain the approval of the<p>U.S. Food and Drug Administration.<p>The Watchman device, made by Boston Scientific Corp. and designed to reduce the risk of stroke for people with …