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Why Eating Salmon and Avocado Could Keep You Young

Foods rich in vitamin B3 could help slow the aging process.<p>Skip the Botox and skin peels; the secret to looking younger might be eating more avocado. …

7 Fantastic Fish Recipes for Good Friday

Whether or not you're observing Good Friday, you'll love these tasty dishes.<p>On Good Friday, it's customary to eat fish instead of meat (that's …

Food

Kevin Spacey is a virtual reality hypebeast

Kevin Spacey is a great actor and theater director, but I'm a bigger fan of Kevin Spacey the breathless tech evangelist. When Spacey likes a trend, he invests his time, money, and celebrity. Streaming services are the future? Spacey becomes the star of the first breakout streaming TV series. Video …

19 Tofu Recipes to Treat Your Curd the Way It Deserves

Though tofu often gets a bad rap in this country, it's <i>so</i> much more than a bland substitute for meat. Its mild flavor makes it incredibly versatile, and, in many East Asian dishes, like <i>mapo tofu</i>, it's often combined with pork or beef for an intriguing interplay of flavors and textures. Nevertheless, …

The 30 best TV shows ever

Whether your favorite show is on Netflix, in a boxset or <i>actually</i> airing on your telly box, there's some truly phenomenal TV out there right now. From …

Obama cites gains in health coverage during Milwaukee visit

President Barack Obama trumpeted the nation's declining uninsured rate Thursday and said 20 million people have gained insurance as a result of his signature health care law as he commemorated the approaching sixth anniversary of the Affordable Care Act.<p>Obama criticized Republicans for trying to …

The Dark Side of the Universe

This month’s public lecture at the Perimeter Institute features Katherine Freese of the University of Michigan talking about ‘The Dark Side of the Universe’. By this, she means Dark Matter and Dark Energy.<p>Dark Matter does not give off light, so we cannot see it directly with telescopes. Yet we can …

Physics

The Best-Kept Secret to a Highly Successful Relationship

According to Adam Grant, author of <i>Give and Take: A Revolutionary Approach to Success</i>(and Wharton’s most popular faculty member), people fall into …

Self-improvement

Associated Press News

Google AI group that's mastering Go is now taking on healthcare

DeepMind, the company inside Google whose AI will soon take on the world champion of Go, is venturing into a new field: healthcare. It announced on Wednesday the launch of DeepMind Health, an initiative to create apps for medical professionals that can help identify patients at risk of …

NHS

Obama explains what he wants from the Supreme Court nominee, critics be damned

President Barack Obama is taking the fight over his nominee to replace the late Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia to the Internet.<p>In a guest post …

100 Best Workout Songs

100 Best Workout Songs in the World<p>Upgrade your playlist for fresh new tunes that'll keep you working out longer and harder. Listen to this playlist …

Jeb Bush, an early front-runner who couldn't keep pace with his party or outrun his family history

He launched his campaign in the warmth of a Florida summer, hailed as the candidate who melded a new, multicultural Republican appeal, a family history of winning and the most formidable fundraising machine his party had ever built.<p>Eight humiliating months later, in the South Carolina winter, …

Government

The Ten Best 'The Walking Dead' Episodes According To IMDB Ratings

When we talk about <i>The Walking Dead</i> and “ratings,” we’re usually referring to how many viewers the show is getting on a week to week basis. Currently, it’s one of the most popular shows on TV, despite being on cable instead of a network, though viewers have dipped slightly from last season.<p>But what …

The Walking Dead

We Now Return You To Your Regularly Scheduled Cyberpunk Dystopia

Apple will lose this battle with the US government. Maybe not this year, or next, but soon enough, and for the rest of our lives. It is folly to pretend otherwise. Most ordinary people, and most powerful people, don’t care about abstruse theoretical arguments against back doors and weakened …

Privacy

Clinton embraces Obama and wins debate

<b>(CNN) —</b> The days of Hillary Clinton subtly separating herself from President Barack Obama on one policy or another are over: she won the debate in Milwaukee by lavishly and repeatedly praising Obama -- and delivered a sharp rebuke to Sen. Bernie Sanders for criticizing the President.<p>"The kind of …

Government

Time to try the Vorkosigan Saga—you’ve never read science fiction like this

Gentleman Jole and the Red Queen explores a futuristic marriage in a new space colony.<p>If you're already a fan of Lois McMaster Bujold's award-winning …

Science Fiction

Doctor gets 30 to life after painkiller overdose deaths

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A Los Angeles-area doctor convicted of second-degree murder for prescribing pain killers that killed three patients was sentenced …

Painkillers

TODAY's Top 10 this week: Iowa caucus, twisted toe and one witty dad

Here's a look back at the most popular stories on TODAY this past week — find out what you missed!<p><b>1. 'I'm not ashamed': Ariel Winter rocks breast reduction scars on SAG Awards red carpet</b><p>At the SAG Awards, the "Modern Family" star wore a dress that didn't hide scars from her breast reduction …

The most popular required reading at America's top 10 colleges

Given the breadth of topics they must cover before graduating, it's interesting to see the trends in required-reading lists.<p>A recent Quartz post explored some of these lists, citing The Open Syllabus Project, which collected over 1 million curricula over the past 15 years.<p>Students at America's most …

Poll: Sanders Leads Clinton by 20 Points in New Hampshire

PORTSMOUTH, N.H. — Bernie Sanders maintains a significant double-digit lead over Hillary Clinton in New Hampshire, according to an NBC News/Wall Street/Marist poll conducted after Clinton's narrow apparent win in Monday's Iowa caucuses.<p>Sanders gets the support of 58 percent of likely Democratic …

Government

Miley Cyrus Joins The Voice as a Key Advisor

Miley Cyrus is on a roll! A little more than a week after announcing that she's set to star in Woody Allen's new Amazon television series, the …

‘Pharma bro’ Shkreli stays silent before Congress, calls lawmakers ‘imbeciles’ in tweet

<i>This story has been updated.</i><p>Martin Shkreli has left the building.<p>Shkreli, the former chief executive of Turing Pharmaceuticals, who gained notoriety for jacking up a little-known drug's price, was excused from a House hearing on drug prices after he refused to answer any questions -- other than how …

Martin Shkreli

The Clinton-Sanders Fight: What Does It Mean to Be Progressive?

Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders is trying to redefine progressive politics in a way that would in effect create a new wing of the Democratic Party. And Hillary Clinton is fighting Sanders over what it means to be a progressive, wary of being labeled a centrist or a moderate in an increasingly liberal …

Middle-class