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The Zero-Calorie 'Miracle' Noodle

Shirataki noodles are a unique food that's very filling yet low in calories.<p>These noodles also contain a type of fiber that has impressive health …

Nutrition

10 of the Best Long Rail Trails in the US

Where to go when you want that perfect stretch of car-free riding<p>Just about every cyclist can appreciate a good rail trail. The terrain is usually tame, there are no cars to contend with, and they're a great introduction to longer rides.<p>Here, we've listed the top 10 best rail trails you can find in …

How to make supermarket tomatoes taste home-grown

Dunking shop-bought tomatoes in hot water before they ripen could make them as flavoursome as those straight off the vine, study finds<p>Tomatoes sold in supermarkets can be made to taste better by dunking them in hot water before they ripen, a study has found.<p>The research could result in tomatoes …

Tomatoes

Vox Sentences: Arizona made it really hard to fix Obamacare if the Supreme Court breaks it

<i>Welcome to Vox Sentences, our news bulletin breaking down the day's biggest stories.</i><p>1. Republican states against Obamacare<p>Arizona passed a bizarre law that effectively bans the state from setting up its own health insurance exchange through Obamacare.<p>[The Arizona Republic / Ken Alltucker]<p>The law is …

Bob Dylan: Blood On The Tracks – The New York Sessions

‘Eventually I would record an entire album based on Chekhov short stories—critics thought it was autobiographical…’ <i>Chronicles: Volume I</i><p>The …

Give Jay-Z's Tidal tune stream thing a chance, says indie label boss

<b>Interview</b> Income from loopy, star-owned vanity project better than no income at allJay-Z’s much-mocked Tidal deserves a chance, says veteran British …

10 shops to check out for Record Store Day 2015

Saturday, April 18 is Record Store Day, when for the eighth year in a row, thousands of music lovers around the world will unite in support and …

Cyborg Cockroaches: How They Work

A tiny backpack turns a pest into a rescue robot<p>Disasters can bury survivors in unstable rubble. Finding those victims may one day fall to small robots--but living insects enhanced with electronic parts could do the same job sooner. In 2012, researchers at North Carolina State University steered …

Strange But True Feats: Giants can't win, Rockies can't lose

How strange but true is this? The champs can’t win anymore. The worst road team in baseball can’t lose anymore. And those are just the highlights of …

Baseball

America's 10 Fattest (and Leanest) Cities

See where your hometown ranks<p>Go to Google Maps, type in "United States," and you'll be reminded of just how big Texas is. But what you can't see is the size of the state's citizenry: Five Lone Star cities are among the nation's fattest, with Corpulent Christi at the top.<p>To arrive at our rankings, …