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Image Confirms Invisible Dark Matter Connects Galaxies In The Universe

Researchers from the University of Waterloo claim to have captured the first composite image of something that astronomers have long believed to …

Dark Matter

What is a miniaturized hydrogen bomb?

North Korea successfully tested a “miniaturized H-bomb,” an announcer on the isolated country’s state-run television station said Wednesday, weeks after leader Kim Jong-un said the country had successfully developed a hydrogen bomb.<p>The country’s claim is already being refuted by nuclear experts. If …

North Korea

The Cluster at the Edge of the Universe

I love it when a piece of news comes out that ties in so neatly with a recent episode of Crash Course Astronomy: Hard on the heels of my talking …

Universe

'Stretch Marks' on Phobos Show Martian Moon Is Falling Apart

Long, thin "stretch marks" on the surface of Phobos are early signs that the Martian moon is falling apart, new research suggests.<p>Phobos is a tiny …

Astronomy

How Positivity Makes You Healthy and Successful

When faced with setbacks and challenges, we've all received the well-meaning advice to "stay positive." The greater the challenge, the more this glass-half-full wisdom can come across as Pollyannaish and unrealistic. It's hard to find the motivation to focus on the positive when positivity seems …

Cheeses are often best after their ‘best before’ date | Letters

I write as a retired food technologist who spent many years working in the food industry. Joanna Blythman’s article (Food labels have passed their sell-by date, 5 November) is the first sensible article on this subject that I have ever seen in the media.<p>The legislation which at first insisted that …

Easy Lemon Meringue Pie

<i>by Tim Czerwienski</i><p>While traditional Thanksgiving pies tend to be gourd-, nut- or cut hand fruit–based, I would contend that with yet another cold, …

A Grape and Goat Cheese Stuffing Even Stuffing Haters will Love

Unlike certain mushy food aficionados, I do not like to eat mush. I don't understand the allure: the best bites of cereal in milk are the first crunchy ones, not the final sodden ones; bread belongs beside your soup bowl, not in it; and soggy bread does not a salad make.<p>Bread puddings, stratas, and …

Baked French Toast Recipes for an Easy Make-Ahead Brunch

Baked French toast is the ultimate dish for a leisurely brunch. Not only does it require no work at the stove, but it actually gets better when left to sit overnight -- meaning all you’ll have to do on Sunday morning is preheat the oven and pop it in. This version is bathed in cinnamon and studded …

How to Make Chocolate-Covered Chocolate Caramels

I keep a bag of chocolate caramels at my desk.<p>With every paragraph I write I reward myself with a piece of candy. Every deadline met. Every email answered. Every brilliant idea. Every not-so-brilliant idea. Pretty soon the bag is empty, my work is far from finished, and I have empty wrappers …