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Australian PM demands answers from US over 'shocking' police shooting

Australian prime minister Malcolm Turnbull has demanded answers from United States authorities over the “shocking” shooting by a policeman of an Australian woman who was killed in her pyjamas after reporting a local crime in Minneapolis.<p>The shooting of Justine Damond, a 40-year-old who moved from …

Scientists Found An Exoplanet With Clouds Of Rubies And Sapphires [Infographic]

Out of thousands of known exoplanets, it’s not every day that we find one with an atmosphere. When they do find one, scientists get excited because that atmosphere can be key to understanding the planet. By analyzing the atmosphere they can determine the temperature, pressure structure, as well as …

Astronomy

Her Husband Was Dying From A Superbug. She Turned To Sewer Viruses Collected By The Navy.

Scientists have long dismissed “phage therapy” as a fringe idea pushed by eccentrics who enjoy fishing in sewage. But now the Navy is betting on it.<p><b>Two days after</b> walking through the pyramids, Tom Patterson got very sick. The psychiatry professor was in Egypt with his wife on one of their many …

This map reveals Wi-Fi passwords at airports around the world

Is there anything more annoying than having to pay for Wi-Fi, that basic of human rights?<p>Anil Polat, a travel blogger and computer security engineer, …

Wi-Fi

To Calm the Gut, Look to Weed and Hot Peppers

Surprising new research says it helps to turn up the heat to chill out.<p>If your gut is giving you a hard time, eating a whole bunch of spicy food and …

Wellness

15 of the Smartest Things You Can Do With $500 Right Now

These 15 tips for $500 could put you on a path to greater success.<p>If you have an extra $500 in savings, and you're wondering how to spend it wisely, …

The Mysterious Origin of Our Galaxy’s Gold

After long believing that exploding stars forged the coveted metal, researchers are now divided over which extraordinary cosmic event is truly responsible.<p>Across history and folklore, the question of where Earth’s gold came from—and maybe how to get more of it—has invited fantastical explanation. …

Universe

The Worst Grains That Are Slowing Your Weight Loss, According To A Nutritionist

The most natural way to lose weight and actually keep the pounds off is to make adjustments to your diet. A good place to start is to eliminate these …

Weight Loss

The 15 most useful Google apps you never knew existed

Google can be your best friend when it comes to searching for answers or information online. Millions of people use it every day, but only few can …

33 Family Dinner Recipes That Will Never Get Old

Let's just say that there aren't too many salads in here.<p>Growing up, you had a favorite family dinner. Maybe it was Mom's bacon-wrapped meatloaf. Maybe it was Dad's sloppy Taco Tuesday production line. Maybe it was Nonna's fettuccine alfredo or your sister's chicken noodle soup. You walked through …

Cooking

One online tool helps turn your many retirement factors into money magic

In taking<p>over Scott Burns' column, I promised to perform some money magic — to show you ways to better manage your finances and safely raise your …

You can now learn two of Africa’s most widely spoken languages on an app

Cape Town<p>Everyone’s favorite language app is now teaching Swahili, Duolingo CEO Luis von Ahn announced on stage at the Design Indaba conference. Added to that, Zulu will be the next African language available, he told the cheering crowd in Cape Town.<p>Swahili launched on Friday (Mar.3) Ahn told …

Quick Banana Milkshake (Ice Cream Free) - Review by Paula

January 24, 2014<p>I love recipes like this because I can adapt them so easily. I used almond milk, a frozen banana with no added ice, and Truvia …

Where to Start if You Don’t Have a Retirement Plan Yet

By Michael Kay via Iris.xyz When it comes to retirement and planning, I’ve heard them all: “I love what I do. I can’t imagine doing anything else.” “I’ll never have enough money to retire, so I’ll work until I die.” “I have no hobbies, so I might as well work.” “I’d be bored outta my…Click to read …

Maple-Roasted Vegetables

• Calories 130.65<br>• Fat 7.14g<br>• Sat fat 1.01g<br>• Protein 3.38g<br>• Carbohydrate 15.98g<br>• Fiber 4.72g<br>• Sugar 7.29g<br>• Cholesterol 0mg<br>• Iron 1.41mg<br>• Sodium 296.87mg<br>• Calcium …

Hip-hop's most influential sampler gets a 2017 reboot

The impact of Akai's MPC series on hip-hop cannot be overstated. The first model -- the MPC60 -- hit the market in the late 80s, perfectly timed with hip-hop's culture of borrowing and reinventing classic beats and melodies. The MPC's iconic pad-based design and relatively accessible price opened …

Music Production

Caffeine may be able to block inflammation, new research says

This could help explain why caffeine is correlated with health benefits<p>Caffeine may be able to tamp down the inflammation that worsens with age, according to a study that investigated caffeine’s effects on immune cells. It’s a correlational study, but it’s one that dives into how caffeine could be …

Mechanical object frozen to the coldest temperature ever

The temperature was below the supposed quantum limit, bending the laws of physics.<p>Just how cold can a mechanical object get? Apparently, way colder …

Clean Eating: The Dirty Truth: 7 myths busted

Search '#cleaneating' on Instagram and over 27 million artsy posts of perfectly poured porridge, rainbow inspired smoothie bowls, and more will appear. But the clean eating trend, linked to celebrities such as Gwyneth Paltrow and food bloggers like Deliciously Ella, has apparently reached its …

Upgrade Your Hard Boiled Eggs with a Quick Sear

Hard boiled eggs are a protein packed snack, a salad topping, or even a sandwich filling. If yours are a little boring, try giving them a quick sear. …

10 Whole30 Recipes to Make in the Pressure Cooker

We're big fans of the pressure cooker, so it's no surprise that we love leaning on it to help us prepare Whole30-friendly recipes. The 30-day plan …

How To Make Naan at Home

<b>Proof the yeast:</b> Combine the water and sugar in a small measuring cup. Sprinkle with the yeast and set aside for 5 minutes. Meanwhile, combine the …

Here are all the comic book movies coming out in 2017

It's a whole new year, and with it comes a whole new set of comic book-inspired movies to get hyped about. Get ready for baby Groot, young Spider-Man, old man Wolverine, and many more to hit the big screen in the months ahead. Here's a quick look at what you can expect and when each film is set to …

21 Hidden Roku Tricks for Streaming Success

We help you discover hidden features in your favorite streaming device.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, but we may earn affiliate commissions …

15 Pasta Recipes for Speedy 15-Minute Weeknight Dinners

When it comes to cooking during the week, the most time-efficient recipes are the most valuable. 30-minute meals used to be all the rage, but in this age of instant gratification, 15-minute dinners are the new standard. What’s the key to getting dinner on the table that quickly? Using quick-cooking …

Cooking

Getting 88% More from Social Security | Investopedia

If you could get 88% more from Social Security benefits, then you would, right? As the majority of Americans rely – at least to some degree – on …

Retirement

Make Crispier Roasted Potatoes by Roughing Them Up First

Boiling your potatoes with salt or vinegar before you roast them can help make your roasted potatoes come out crispier, but there’s an even better …

Recipes

Not For You, Cindy Lou! These Tasty Holiday Treats Are For Grown-Ups

The sweet aroma of cookies baking wafts through the kitchen as the kids trample in and plead, "When are they gonna be <i>ready</i>?" Smile and reply softly, "Soon. But these are for the company, dear hearts."<p>And these cookies <i>will</i> still be there when your guests arrive, because the kids will taste them and …

The real health benefits of apple cider vinegar

Apple cider vinegar has been touted as a cure-all for decades. I’ve seen claims that it can do everything from halt hiccups to whiten teeth, and even banish dandruff. Whether or not it's capable of all those things, there is some solid research to back up apple cider vinegar as a healthy elixir, as …

The Second Trailer for A Series of Unfortunate Events Is Even More Delightfully Macabre

“If you are interested in stories with happy endings, that story is streaming elsewhere,” warns Lemony Snicket (Patrick Warburton) at the start of …