Carolyn Teng

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Cut-the-cost ideas to beautify your gardens

If you're keen to create a gorgeous garden but don't want to commit to an extensive programme of gardening, upkeep and maintenance, we've got plenty …

Landscaping

FDA approves 'artificial pancreas' to manage diabetes

WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal regulators have approved a first-of-a-kind "artificial pancreas," a device that can help some diabetes patients manage …

New Wind Turbines Could Power Japan for 50 Years After a Single Typhoon

Typhoons are generally associated with mass destruction, but a Japanese engineer has developed a wind turbine that can harness the tremendous power …

Renewable Energy

This 3-in-1 Magic Cake Will Blow Your Mind

You have to bake it to believe it.<p>Magic cake has actually been around for years, but I've been noticing these miraculous recipes that transform one easy-to-make batter into three distinct layers popping up all over the internet recently, showing up everywhere from Instagram to Pinterest.<p>So what …

Garden improvement with 16 low cost ideas.

It's all very well wanting to create a stunning professional-inspired garden, but what if you simply don't have the budget for expensive additions …

Landscaping

The “Great Green Wall” Didn’t Stop Desertification, but it Evolved Into Something That Might

It was a simple plan to combat a complex problem. The plan: plant a Great Green Wall of trees 10 miles wide and 4,350 miles long, bisecting a dozen …

17 top drawer little gardens you can copy this weekend

Would an enormous garden be a lovely addition to our home? Sure. But they do bring with them a lot of gardening maintenance and upkeep, so if you …

Landscaping

Shrimp w/ Basil Pesto

This is a fantastic shrimp & pesto recipe for a night when you want a light dinner, but add some angel hair pasta or quinoa if you want to bulk it …

Recipes

Recipe: 10-Minute Garlicky Tomato Spaghetti

10-Minute Garlicky Tomato Spaghetti<p>Serves 4<p>2 3/4 to 3 pounds plum or Roma tomatoes (10 to 12 tomatoes) <br>4 to 5 cloves garlic, peeled and grated<br>Leaves …

Rio Olympics 2016: Six types of Olympic booing

<b>From fencing to swimming, basketball to tennis, athletes have found themselves roundly booed in Rio. While boos have been heard at most Olympics - despite the idea that it's a time when sportsmanship should reign - it's already clear that Rio is noisier than any other recent Games. Here are six</b> …

Brazil

Hong Kong’s Michelin-Star Mile: The City’s Best—And Most Affordable—Restaurants Are All on One Street

Michelin-starred restaurants are typically thought of as ultra-exclusive, innovative, expensive—and sometimes pretentious—dining. But the winds of the foodie world are now blowing in a different direction. Michelin just bestowed one star upon a no-frills street stall: Singapore’s Hong Kong Soya …

23 best street food cities | CNN Travel

(CNN) — Sidewalk vendors, push carts, holes in a wall -- even in cities with rich reputations for fine dining, some of the best meals are on the streets.<p>Places like Hong Kong have blurred the line between haute cuisine and quick comfort food, as humble dim sum diners win Michelin stars.<p>That's still …

How to Make Japanese Festival Foods: Okonomiyaki

One of my fondest memories of living in Japan was going to festivals and tasting the most delicious street food. I remember one day in particular …

These Breakfast Taco Recipes Are Life's Reward For Getting Out Of Bed

Mornings have never looked so good.<p>The fastest way to make any morning better — even Monday mornings — is breakfast tacos.<p>Breakfast tacos offer everything that is beloved about the taco. It has the tortilla, it gives you a reason to eat even more guacamole than you already do, and it offers the …

Breakfast

How to Make Pho

The beauty of Vietnamese pho, a vermicelli noodle soup, is that it's a choose-your-own-adventure of layered, contrasting flavors. This particular …

Deadly heat wave scorches central and eastern U.S.

<b>(CNN) —</b> Dangerously high temperatures will keep scorching the Northeast in the wake of a deadly wave of heat and humidity that has plagued the Midwest.<p>Heat indexes well over 100 degrees are expected across dozens of states in the nation's central and eastern portions, the National Weather Service …

The 11 cheapest tourist cities for a summer break, ranked

TripAdvisor has just released a ranking of the world's cheapest destinations for a mini-holiday during the summer.<p>The annual TripIndex Cities study, …

Singapore street food stalls get Michelin stars

Two modest food stalls in Singapore made history last week by becoming the first street vendors to be recognised by the prestigious Michelin Guide.<p>Hong Kong Soya Sauce Chicken Rice and Noodle and Hill Street Tai Hwa Pork Noodle were among 29 dining venues to feature in the new Singapore guide.<p>With …

Millions of Women Are Injured During Childbirth. Why Aren't Doctors Diagnosing Them?

When Jennifer had her second child in 2005, she knew within days that something worrisome had happened to her body. For the first time in her life, she couldn’t make it to the toilet. She peed without warning. She took her 2-week-old to the grocery store down the block and had to waddle home with …

Zoe Saldana reveals her struggle with an autoimmune disease

To the outside world, actress Zoe Saldana, 38, has it all. She's a successful actress, who's starred in blockbusters like "Avatar" and "Star Trek," and is happily married to Marco Perego — the couple welcomed twin boys to the world in 2014.<p>What you can't see from the glossy magazine photos: The …

Immune System

2 things you can do to reduce your risk of dementia - TODAY.com

There may not be a cure to dementia, but there are ways you can reduce your risk.<p>NBC News medical contributor Dr. Natalie Azar filled TODAY in about two simple ways you can keep your brain sharp while you age: exercise and diet.<p>Closed Captioning<p>ON<p>OFF<p>apply | reset x<p>font<p>size<p>color<p>2 ways to prevent the …

Dementia

Cheap and Creative Around-the-World Award Itineraries

<i>For some award travelers, an around-the-world booking holds a special place on their bucket list. You can book these awards through various frequent</i> …

An Archaeological Mystery In Ghana: Why Didn't Past Droughts Spell Famine?

In the Banda district of west-central Ghana, July is the hungry season. This year's sorghum, yams and millet are still young and green in the rain-fed fields, and for most farmers, last year's harvest is long gone.<p>People survive on cassava. They grind the roots and cook a polenta-like porridge …

Pokémon GO and 10 More Apps That Make You Exercise

July 2016 might as well be renamed, "The Month of Pokémon GO." Released to iOS and Android on July 5th, within two weeks the nostalgic 90s game that …

Six new medical technologies worth watching

From growing blood vessels in labs to applying advanced nanotechnology to cancer testing, here are some emerging technologies that could have a big …

Easy non-alcoholic drinks you can make at home and sip all summer

There are few things in the world that can give you the same satisfaction as a cold drink on a hot summer’s day. It’s one of those things that’s so …

Vietnamese Vermicelli Salad

Crisp, refreshing, and bursting with flavour, this vibrant vermicelli salad is the ideal plant-based meal for a warm summer's day!<p><b>Prep Time:</b> 20 …