Carol Abbott

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Apple will give you more cash for your dusty old Mac

Apple has increased its trade-in values for a bunch of old Mac models. Machines released in 2009 and later could now earn you up to $2,500. That’s a generous $1,000 more than the previous limit.<p>If you were thinking about treating yourself to a new Mac this Christmas, Apple just made it a whole lot …

How to change the email address linked to your Apple ID

If you own an iPad, iPhone, iPod or Mac, your Apple ID is the gateway to accessing the App Store, iCloud and iTunes, making it a crucial part of your …

App Store

Radical ketamine therapy could treat alcohol addiction

A one-off dose of the drug could help alcohol addicts reduce their intake by ‘erasing’ drink-related memories, say psychologists testing treatment<p>Scientists believe that a radical treatment involving the tranquilliser ketamine could help overcome alcohol addiction by “erasing” drink-related …

Alcohol

Make your own dumplings for dinner tonight. It's easier than you think.

If you're in the mood for dumplings, you could spend an hour waiting for the <i>xiao long bao</i> at Din Tai Fung, drive to Hacienda Heights for the potstickers at Earthen, or brave the numb-taste dumplings at Chengdu Taste. Or you could make your own dumplings tonight.<p>This pork dumpling recipe, from Ruth …

The Best Chocolate Fudge Frosting Recipe

Chocolate Fudge Frosting<p>Save<p>Everyone needs a good chocolate frosting recipe up their sleeve! We’ve got just the thing to satisfy every chocoholic’s …

Tyler Florence's Hack Will Forever Change the Way You Make Mashed Potatoes

Food Network chef Tyler Florence shared his mashed potatoes recipe with us, and I immediately had to try it. Traditionally, potatoes are cooked in water before being mashed together with butter and cream (or milk). However, Tyler suggests cooking the potatoes in the cream itself, so no potato-y …

Mashed
Income Inequality

Humans and Supernova-Born Neutron Stars Have Similar Structures, Discover Scientists

As atoms in our bodies were made in stars millions of years ago, it’s been common to propose that we are, in fact, made of stars. Now comes news of …

Physics

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19 Beautiful Bookstores You Need To Visit In America

Bookshop road trip, anyone?

Scientific Evidence: 5 Powerful Ways Hiking Alters Your Brain

By Vandita, Thanks to <i>Natural Blaze</i><p>It is no secret that hiking — the long, vigorous walk on the countryside, through a forest or up a mountain — is …

Premium Interior Paint

Designed with a simple, relaxed and timeless style, Magnolia Home Premium Interior Paint provides you with 150 of Joanna’s hand-selected colors. …

Take This Breakfast For A Month And You’ll Burn Most of Your Belly Fat

This healthy breakfast recipe will help you lose belly fat fast. It is very healthy and beneficial for your hair and skin as well.<p>The condition of …

Most Welfare Dollars Don’t Go Directly To Poor People Anymore

Twenty years after President Bill Clinton fulfilled his vow to “end welfare as we know it,” it’s fair to say: mission accomplished. The old U.S. …

Welfare

Here's A Chocolate Pie Made With Pretzels That Will Tickle Your Taste Buds

#PieIsLife<p>Servings: 8<p><b>For the pretzel crust:</b><br>5 cups crushed pretzels<p>1 stick (8 tablespoons) melted butter<p>⅓ cup brown sugar<p><b>For the chocolate pie filling:</b><br>¼ cup cornstarch<p>1 ½ cups sugar<p>¼ teaspoon salt<p>4 egg yolks<p>3 cups milk<p>7 ounces bittersweet chocolate, chopped<p>2 teaspoons vanilla extract<p>2 tablespoons …

Jeff Rogers' Ultimate Five-Cheese Macaroni and Cheese

© 2015 Jeffrey B. Rogers, The Culinary Fanatic<br>May not be reproduced, reprinted, or distributed without permission<p>My mother passed down her macaroni …

Italian Food

We Created the Perfect Cupcake Recipe (And Yes, There’s Lots of Frosting)

From this day forth, you will need no other cupcake recipe.<p>Our resident baking savant and senior associate food editor <b>Claire Saffitz's</b> idea of a good time involves whipping up homemade bagels on the fly. There's no one else we trust more to develop the cupcake recipe of our dreams, and she came up …

Dessert

Apologetics for the ‘Spiritual but Not Religious’

Jared Wilson’s newest book, <i>Unparalleled: How Christianity’s Uniqueness Makes It Compelling</i>, is a welcome contribution to the growing need of …

Faith

Trauma as a Contributor to Violence in Autism Spectrum Disorder.

2016 Jun;44(2):184-92.<p>1Dr. Im is Director of Psychiatry and Medical Services, Center for Forensic Psychiatry, Saline, MI, and Adjunct Clinical …

Autism

The Secrets To Handling Passive-Aggressive People

Dealing with people who exhibit passive-aggressive behaviour is easily one of the most challenging aspects of our social lives. Here's what you need …

Psychology

Nana's Chocolate Vinegar Cake Is the Greatest Recipe of All Time

A thrifty Depression-era hack just happens to make one of the fluffiest cakes around.<p><i>You know those recipes we hold near and dear to our hearts because they really are the greatest of all time? Well, our Greatest Recipe of All Time series is where we wax poetic about them. Today, senior designer</i> …

Dessert

How to Build Raised Garden Beds

For the experienced gardener or the novice, raised garden beds take the hassle out of horticulture. Here are tips on planning, building, protecting and irrigating raised bed gardens.<p>Experienced gardeners use raised beds to sidestep a long list of gardening challenges. These controlled experiments …

Art Matters, Even When You’re Poor

In the toy aisle, which is inconveniently next to the bread aisle, I tell my 5-year-old son we are not getting a truck today. I tell him we buy what …

High School

Review: Dell's XPS 13 is a nearly perfect ultraportable

Apple’s MacBooks have long been the gold standard all laptops are measured against. What’s ‘best’ obviously varies according to individual needs, but critics and college lecture halls alike seemed to agree for the past several years.<p>Mainstream Windows laptops then usually went one of two routes: …

Microbiology

The Ultimate Evidence: The Resurrection of Jesus Christ

There was a fascinating response to my last article, on miracles. "You have asked what evidence atheists like myself would accept for the existence …

Healthy Biscuit Recipes

These petite quick breads aren't difficult to master and always taste just right.

Breakfast