Dawn Diaz

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Ingredients for life found in meteorites that crashed to Earth

<b>(CNN) —</b> Although two 4.5-billion-year-old meteorites crashed to Earth in 1998, it's taken until now to uncover some of their secrets.<p>The two meteorites, called Monahans and Zag, are the first discovered to contain the ingredients for life: liquid water, amino acids, hydrocarbons and other organic …

Astronomy

New Year, New Products: 14 Target Buys We're Adding to Our Collection

There's no better time to audit and rebuild your beauty collection than at the start of the year. It's the perfect chance to reassess your skincare …

We Put 7 of the Internet’s Most Popular Blackhead Products to the Test

Because we’re on an eternal quest for smaller pores.<p>I’m going to go out on a limb here and say that out of all the in-office beauty tests we’ve done, …

The Skin Care Products You Really Need

Micellar Water<p>It looks and feels like ordinary H2O but contains tiny oil molecules, called micelles, that capture dirt and makeup when the product is …

These Serums Actually Work, According To Top Dermatologists

Sure, a new pair of shoes or an It bag is nice, but many of us are more wiling to shell out a chunk of our paychecks for quality skin care, all in …

Hurricane Patricia dissipates in Mexico; flooding, mudslide concerns remain

<b>(CNN) —</b> Patricia, the strongest hurricane ever recorded at sea, approached Mexico's Pacific coast with such ferocity that one official predicted it would become the most dangerous storm in history.<p>Thousands were evacuated from luxury beach resorts and impoverished hamlets long before the powerful …

13 Amazing Recipes for Fall Produce

From carrots and cauliflower to sweet potatoes and squash, there are so many tasty fruits and vegetables this time of year -- and endless ways to prepare them.<p><b>1. Cauliflower Purée with Thyme</b><p>This cauliflower purée is creamy and comforting, and it just happens to taste remarkably like mashed …

Recipes

Kim Kardashian Reveals Her Favorite Halloween Costume

Of all the reality star's Halloween outfits over the years, this is the one she loves most.<p>Kim Kardashian revealed her favorite Halloween costume on her app and it's not unpredictable. "I LOVE Halloween," the reality star wrote. "Every year on Halloween as a kid I would celebrate my birthday since …

Princeton honors memory of 'Mind' mathematician John Nash

PRINCETON, N.J. (AP) — Princeton University said farewell to late mathematician and faculty member John Nash, whose life and battle with …

Mathematics

Concept for NASA's monster rocket passes critical test — and gets an updated look

The design for NASA's future monster rocket — dubbed the Space Launch System (SLS) — passed its last critical design review. That means NASA found that the vehicle’s specifications hold up, and the agency has deemed the design capable of launching into space. Now, engineers can begin the process of …

Sherlock to Finally Debut on the Same Day in U.S. and U.K.

American fans will now get the same treatment as their U.K. counterparts.<p>U.S. fans of the acclaimed <b>Benedict Cumberbatch</b> and <b>Martin Freeman</b> series <i>Sherlock</i> have much reason to celebrate, and not only because the trailer for the Victorian Era-set <i>Sherlock: The Abominable Bride</i> has been released. With …

Uber is raising another $1 billion and could soon be worth $70 billion

This round would come just three months after Uber raised $1 billion for its China branch. It would also be Uber's eighth round in five years.<p>Earlier this week, Uber CEO Travis Kalanick said that the company was "nowhere near" going public.<p>Those remarks came after Bill Gurley, superstar venture …

Startups

Walgreens halts expansion of Theranos centers

Walgreens will not open any additional Theranos blood-testing centers in its pharmacies until it gets answers to questions surrounding the start-up’s …

Mejadra for Peace

If you have had a hard time watching the news lately and are feeling rather despondent about world affairs, discovering how people are invoking positive change amongst the chaos, can help restore our confidence in human beings. One notable example is an Israeli cafe, called the Hummus Bar, who is …

Onions

20 Dresses to Wear to Every Fall Party

The holiday season isn’t the only time to celebrate. With to-die-for treats we’ve been waiting for all year (all-pumpkin-everything , anyone?), bright foliage and cozy layers, autumn has a lot going for it. Your calendar is likely jam-packed with everything from Halloween fêtes to potlucks to …

5 Reasons "The Last Witch Hunter" Is The Most Vin Diesel Movie Ever

Here's a breakdown of the Fast & Furious star's latest Vinity project.<p>Some actors who've been part of long-running franchises long to break out and do something different — indies, romantic comedies, personal films.<p>Not Vin Diesel.<p>When Diesel isn't jumping cars through skyscrapers, he just wants to …

I’ve Got Your Missing Links Right Here (24 October 2015)

<b>Top picks</b><p>Me at the Atlantic<p>A Scientist’s Shocking Discovery About Electric Eels<br>• There’s a Mystery Machine That Sculpts the Human Genome<br>• A Genetic Study Writes a New Origin Story for Dogs<br>• Making Indigenous Peoples Equal Partners in Gene Research<p>A incredibly written coming-of-age story about dinosaurs, …

Wisconsin utilities project lower heating costs this winter

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin utilities predict residential heating costs will be around 20 percent lower than last year, thanks to lower natural …

Natural Gas