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M&S launches stoneless avocados - and says they could prevent 'avocado hand'

Marks and Spencer has launched a new type of avocado without a pit, that can be eaten whole — and the supermarket chain has said the fruit could reduce instances of "avocado hand."<p>Surgeons said earlier this year that growing numbers of amateur chefs are reporting to accident and emergency …

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Scientists awarded $22 million in Breakthrough Prizes

This year's Breakthrough Prizes — started in 2012 by tech investor Yuri Milner and backed by Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg and Priscilla Chan, Google's …

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Scientists Create Cotton That Naturally Glows in the Dark

And it didn't require any genetic engineering.<p>Today’s new “smart” materials range in purpose — a new polymer resin self-heals holes in space …

Trump Says Sun Equally to Blame for Blocking Moon

WASHINGTON (The Borowitz Report)—Attacking the media for its “very unfair” coverage of Monday’s solar eclipse, Donald J. Trump said on Saturday that the sun was equally to blame for blocking the moon.<p>“The fake news is covering the eclipse from the sun’s side instead of the moon’s side, but if you …

New Magic Mushrooms Discovery Could Reveal How to Make Your Own Drugs

Scientists have long wondered how and why magic mushrooms create psilocybin, a psychoactive chemical that causes hallucinations when ingested. Two …

We Just Figured out How to Activate Stem Cells to Treat Baldness

External Problem. Internal Solution.<p>Researchers have already explored ways to use stem cells to treat everything from diabetes to aging, and now, a …

Stem Cells

An inside look at the VW bus that runs entirely off solar panels; video

There are all types of conversions and customizations one can add to their van to find their ultimate #vanlife bliss.But the ultimate creation for …

In the Dominican Republic, the Most Photogenic Town You’ve Never Heard Of

All roads in the Dominican town of Miches lead to the ocean.<p>One ends at Esmeralda, a white sand beach with clear blue water under which sits a coral reef visible from the shore. When you stand there, it feels as if you’ve leapt into a Caribbean travel poster — for a getaway to a place unspoiled by …

These immune cells differ in males and females - Futurity

New research on how stress affects the sexes differently could help explain, for example, why women are more likely to suffer from IBS and migraines.

U.S. scientists create human-pig chimera embryos to grow human cells: ‘This required a tour de force’

In what’s being hailed a scientific “tour de force,” American researchers have succeeded in creating human-pig chimera embryos with the ultimate goal …

New molecule knocks out superbugs' immunity to antibiotics

One of the most terrifyingly-plausible doomsday scenarios is the rise of superbugs, strains of bacteria that are evolving a resistance to our most …

This 20-cent whirligig toy can replace a $1,000 medical centrifuge

Centrifuges, which separate materials in fluids by spinning them at great speed, are found in medical labs worldwide. But a good one could run you a couple grand and, of course, requires electricity — neither of which are things you’re likely to find in a rural clinic in an impoverished country. …

Plaque-busting plants take on Alzheimer's and Parkinson's

The fight against the debilitating effects of Alzheimer's and Parkinson's diseases may have just gotten a new weapon from both a land-based and …

Avocado Hummus Recipe

By: Lisa Plane<p>Yummmmyyy! Love this and the avocado just makes it the best hummus. I didn't have any coriander so I substituted it with parsley (same …

Cinnamon Swirl Pancakes Put a Twist on a Breakfast Classic

Relationship-ending "are you a pancake or waffle person" debates notwithstanding, it's fair to say people love a good pancake. In fact, this guy …

For the First Time Ever, We Can See Inside Living Cells Without Damaging Them

Seeing With Sound<p>Scientists from the Optics and Photonics group within the Faculty of Engineering at the University of Nottingham have developed a …

Climate Change Could Cause Atlantic Ocean Current Collapse

A key Atlantic Ocean current could be more likely to slow drastically because of global warming.<p>The large, looping Atlantic Ocean current that keeps …

Lab notes: Scientists discover a new organ in the human digestive system

The discovery warranted a rare update in the definitive medical manual Gray's Anatomy.<p>Irish scientists have identified a new organ in the digestive …

10 Honeymoon Destinations For The Non-Traditional Couple

Think Hawaii is cliché? Go to one of these places instead.<p>Most think of honeymoon destinations as either luxury beachside retreats or romantic getaways to cities like Paris. But according to Pinterest, some of the most re-pinned honeymoon locations in 2016 aren't that at all.<p>Instead of planning …

The Coolest Things to Do for $20 or Less in Every State

From Wedl’s Hamburger Stand in Wisconsin to Taos Pueblo in New Mexico.<p>A few years ago, $20 seemed like a lot of money. However, these days, $20 can …

NASA confirms a second mini moon is circling Earth

For most relationships, 100 years is well past the point in time when you can ‘make it official,’ but for planets, it’s just right. After nearly a …

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5 Things to Do with Light Beer (Besides Drink It)

Put that light beer to work in the kitchen.<p>Craft beers are where it’s at when it comes to flavor, complexity and newness. They’re what we reach for …