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What is love? You asked Google – here’s the answer

Experts say the western ideal of romantic love is constantly disappointing us. Which is a shame because our culture loves romantic love. It’s an idea that pervades pop music, novels, TV and film. Somewhere out there our perfect match is waiting to meet us, so the theory goes. But maybe love isn’t …

Relationships

Earthquake Cake (Watch Out: It’s So Delicious!)

Earthquake cake is one of my favorite desserts this season! So chocolatey, moist, and creamy! It is easy to prepare and the final product is a real …

Dessert

Chocolate Hummus Is Better Than Cookie Dough—Here’s How to Make it at Home

Not going to lie, when I first heard chocolate hummus was a new thing, I couldn't decide whether it was genius or downright weird. Now that I've made …

Dessert

When the Supreme Court Doesn't Care About Facts

The conservative justices seem prepared to decide Janus v. American Federation of State, County, and Municipal Employees, a case that could harm public sector unions, without so much as a factual record.<p>Midway through Monday’s oral argument in <i>Janus v. American Federation of State, County, and</i> …

School Administration

Lewinsky calls Clinton affair a 'gross abuse of power'

NEW YORK (AP) — Monica Lewinsky says the affair that led to impeachment proceedings against President Bill Clinton "was not sexual assault" but …

Bill Clinton

Kushner loses access to top-secret intelligence

A memo sent Friday downgraded the presidential son-in-law and adviser and other White House aides who had been working on interim clearances.<p>Presidential son-in-law and adviser Jared Kushner has had his security clearance downgraded — a move that will prevent him from viewing many of the sensitive …

Donald Trump

Tasty Banana Dream Cake Dessert

This banana dream cake is so rich, moist and delicious! The taste is a real dream! It is very simple and easy to prepare! So, if you are a banana …

Butter Chicken

• 2 pounds boneless skinless chicken thighs (cut into 2 inch pieces)<br>• 2 tablespoons ghee<br>• 2 cups onion, finely diced<br>• 1 tablespoon ginger, grated<br>• 1 tablespoon garlic, grated<br>• 1/2 teaspoon turmeric<br>• 1 tablespoon red chili powder, kashmiri or any mild variety<br>• 3 plum tomatoes, pureed<br>• 1 can full fat coconut milk …

BANANA BREAD BARS WITH BROWN BUTTER FROSTING

Ingredients:<p>Banana Bread Bars:<br>1-1/2 c. sugar<br>1 c. sour cream<br>1/2 c. butter, softened<br>2 eggs<br>1-3/4 (3 or 4) ripe bananas, mashed<br>2 tsp. vanilla extract<br>2 c. …

HEALTHY CINNAMON “FRIED” BANANAS (Quick and Easy)

<b>You Need</b><br>2 overripe bananas<br>2 tbsp coconut sugar<br>1 tsp cinnamon<br>1/4 tsp nutmeg<br>1 tbsp coconut oil<p><b>Instructions</b><br>•cut bananas into slices<br>•in a bowl mix sugar, …

Researchers have created a new camera capable of seeing through the human body

Better Than X-Ray Vision<p>For many years doctors have been able to get a look inside a person’s body using X-ray scans, or placing a tiny camera inside …

Richard Branson says Hurricane Irma 'utterly devastated' his private island, urges everyone to take shelter from monster storm

According to a Virgin Group representative — and now confirmed by Branson— Necker Island has been severely damaged by Irma.<p>In a blog post on Virgin's website published Thursday, Branson recounted the devastation the Category 5 hurricane has caused in the Caribbean.<p>"It is a traumatic time here in …

An engineer has accidentally discovered a way to make transporting oil safer

Tough Oil Capsules<p>An engineer has accidentally invented something that could change the way heavy oil gets to market.<p>Ian Gates, a professor at the …

Warm Antarctic caves harbour secret life : scientists

A secret world of animals and plants — including unknown species — may live in warm caves under Antarctica’s glaciers, scientists said Friday.<p>The …

Six banking giants just decided to partner to create a new cryptocurrency

Security is one of the most critical aspects of banking and finance. Not only do banks need to keep money secure, they also have to keep transaction …

There’s another star headed for our Solar System, but it won’t arrive for a while

Today, a colossal asteroid is cruising past our planet at a pretty safe distance, but if humanity is still around in some 1.3 million years, things …

A major Florida utility company is investing $6 billion in solar instead of nuclear

Forgoing the Nuclear Option<p>A Florida utility, Duke Energy Florida, has decided to use funds from the building of nuclear power plants towards …

Scientists Have Found a Completely New Way to Attack And Kill Cancer Cells

If this works in people, it will be better than chemo.<p>Scientists have made a promising step forward in the ongoing fight against cancer, developing a …

11 billion-dollar mega-projects that will transform the world's greatest cities by 2035

The world is rapidly urbanizing. The United Nations predicts that the number of people living in cities could double by 2050 — to 6.5 billion.<p>To …

Experts Weigh in On the First Human Head Transplant Surgeon: "I Just Don't Think He's Done the Science"

by Business Insider August 31, 2017 Sci-Fi Visions 52480<p>Newsweek<p>Real-Life Frankenstein<p>To Sergio Canavero, “Frankenstein” is scientific …

Vanilla Cake With Chocolate Frosting

This moist and delicious vanilla cake can be frosted with the included chocolate frosting, or use another frosting. This cake would be great with a …

The Difference Between an Instant Pot and a Slow Cooker

I am asked on a regular basis how an Instant Pot is different from a pressure cooker or a slow cooker, and I am mildly offended on behalf of my …

A Government Staffer Asked A Scientist To Delete “Climate Change” From Her Grant, And People Are Mad

An employee at a DOE lab said that "climate change" and "global warming" cannot be used in project descriptions because "we have to meet the President's budget language restrictions."<p>The Department of Energy funded a Boston researcher's project but asked that she remove references to "global …

Hiking in Grand Staircase – Escalante National Monument, Utah

It could take months to explore everything that Grand Staircase – Escalante National Monument has to offer. 1.9 million acres is a lot to cover and a …

Hiking

Scientists Just Discovered New Kinds of Cells in The Human Brain

It could help detect brain disease before it occurs.<p>Neuroscientists have discovered a new way to categorise neurons at a molecular level. This will …

How North Korea Cheats Sanctions

Will the latest UN action be different?<p>In July 2013, U.S. law-enforcement was tipped off about a North Korean vessel that was making its first visit to the Americas in four years. Authorities were told the Chong Chon Gang, which was supposed to be carrying sugar from Cuba to North Korea, was hiding …

North Korea

Jeff Flake Has Taken On Trump And The GOP, But Will It Matter?

Arizona Sen. Jeff Flake wrote his new book <i>Conscience of a Conservative: A Rejection of Destructive Politics and a Return to Principle</i> in secret, not even telling his closest political advisers about his plans until it was ready. And given the political test he'll face over the coming year, it isn't …

Republicans

Apparently We've All Just Been Cooking Mashed Potatoes Wrong

...according to Food Network chef Tyler Florence.

Make Grandma Proud by Learning the Five Mother Sauces

Though many of us are hustlin’ through the week begging for Instant Pot recipes and one-pot curries, it’s nice to hit the kitchen on a Sunday to make a carefully crafted meal. But after so many quickie skillet meals, how does one get their groove back? The mother sauces, of course. There are five …