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Southern Chic

Inside Flipboard / February 20, 2013<p>The magazine Garden & Gun is <i>prima facie</i> interesting, and continues to be so, long after your <i>prima</i> impression. …

Mathematics prize ups the ante to $1 million

<i>Posted on behalf of Devin Powell.</i><p>A billionaire businessman from Dallas, Texas, has sweetened the pot for a number-theory prize that has remained …

Does online dating lead to a happier marriage? - Futurity

U. CHICAGO (US) — More than a third of marriages between 2005 and 2012 began …

The Energy Fix: How To Clean Up Fracking's Bad Rep

If fossil fuels are to remain a large part of the nation’s energy mix, engineers need to reduce their environmental impacts.<p>Hydraulic fracturing and horizontal drilling have opened up huge reservoirs of oil and gas across the U.S. The Energy Information Administration predicts that production of …

The Chicken Burger You Need to Make This Summer

For as long as we can remember, burgers have had a place at summer dinners. Burgers have long meant ground beef, American cheese, ketchup, mustard, lettuce and a grill. But at Blue Apron, we mix up our all-American sandwich with inspiration from across the globe.<p>In the case of this mouth-watering …

When you have lemons, you make lemonade. When you have juicy ripe cherries, you make this Sweet & Sour Cherry Sparkler for this week's 10-Minute Happy Hour! GET THE RECIPE: Sweet & Sour Cherry Sparkler, http://www.thekitchn.com/recipe-cherry-sour-sparkler-10-minute-happy-hour-190286

18 Sneaky Ways To Drink Booze In Public

Because you're smooth like that.

If a medical cure looks too good to be true, it probably is

If you want to know whether science works, look around you. Your mobile phone, your TV, your computer –they would have seemed like miracles only 50 …

'Superfoods' shown to fight prostate cancer

Superfoods have been shown to fight prostate cancer, in a ground-breaking study.<p>Men who had been treated with surgery or radiotherapy for the disease were given a capsule containing essence of pomegranate, green tea, turmeric and broccoli.<p>At the end of a six-month trial, their PSA levels - a …

Cancer

Ed Davey attacks 'blinkered' climate change sceptics

<b>Energy Secretary Ed Davey is to make an unprecedented attack later on climate change sceptics.</b><p>In a speech, the Lib Dem minister will complain that right-wing newspapers are undermining science for political ends.<p>He is set to accuses climate sceptics of nimbyism, publicity-seeking, and "blinkered... …

If you made a sphere of all Earth’s water, how big would it be?

Earth is the water planet. What if you could take all of the water on Earth and form it into a sphere? How big would it be?<p>We think of Earth as the …

Astronomy

Bell Labs creates a lensless camera that's always in focus

One day, cameras may be able to capture less data but produce images that look just as good as a traditional photo. Bell Labs is the latest to attempt such a feat, and it's doing so while eschewing another major camera standby, the lens. The laboratory has developed a single-pixel camera that only …