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For Food Manufacturers, 'Sell By' Labels May Have Reached Their Expiration Date

Two of the most influential groups in the food industry are asking companies to change those pesky "expiration" or "sell by" labels on packaged food.<p>The labels, you see, don't mean what they appear to mean. Foods don't "expire." Most foods are safe to eat even after that "sell by" date has passed. …

Agriculture

Scientists use stem cells to grow animal-free pork in a lab

A new study published in the journal <i>Scientific Reports</i> has taken us one step closer to the dream of animal-free meat. (And, no, in case your mind …

People Are Freaking Out Because Eminem Came For Donald Trump On His New Verse

"Can't argue about an Eminem verse you'll never listen to."

The 11 best low-carb diet recipes for weight loss

Following a low-carb diet to lose weight is nothing new, but there are a lot of misconceptions about what you’re allowed to eat. Over the years the …

Nutrition

9 Golden Recipes That Show Why Turmeric Is Still Trending (and for Good Reason)

After being labeled a "superfood" so quickly even avocado got whiplash, turmeric has been popping up all over trendy food lists. Though research is …

How to Cleanse, Attack and Prep for Your Best Year Ever

Staying motivated to achieve your goals both personally and physically can be one of the most challenging things as we approach that second week of …

Fitness

17 things you should definitely ask for the next time you check in to a hotel

Hotels have a ton of free amenities just waiting for the travelers savvy enough to ask for them.<p>Since many of these items aren't found in the rooms themselves, guests often don't even realize they're available.<p>We asked representatives from Hilton Worldwide and Starwood Hotels and Resorts to help us …

13 Killer At-Home Workouts To Help You Avoid The Crowds At The Gym

Exercise

Associated Press News

These are the 5 best songs used in 'The Walking Dead'

There's a lot of great music on AMC's <i>The Walking Dead</i> — emphasis on "a lot." The series already has two volumes of soundtracks available to fans, but …

GODZILLA’s Atomic Breath Is Much More Destructive Than it Looks

With a title like the King of the Monsters and a filmography spanning over six decades, Godzilla is a pretty iconic guy across the board. But he …

Physics

You Can See the Most Beautiful Sights in America on This $213 Train Trip

A big adventure doesn't have to cost you a fortune.<p>If one of your 2017 resolutions is to see all of the beauty and history that America has to offer on a dime, then you're going to love this supremely affordable travel idea.<p>Thanks to a brilliant train route devised by travel expert and blogger …

'Masculine culture' in STEM fields is partly to blame for gender gap, study says

Imagine the most extreme stereotypes about computer scientists: They're socially awkward indoor kids. They have an obsessive focus on technology and …

Pottermore CEO shares the magic behind their digital success

This has been a <i>big</i> year for the wizarding world.<p>The play "Harry Potter and the Cursed Child" debuted in London over the summer and the film "Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them," a prequel to the "Harry Potter" series, is set to hit screens next month.<p>In the center of all this buzz is …

Scientists are increasingly excited about ketamine, a party drug that could prevent depression

In the past five or 10 years ketamine — a drug that used to be primarily associated with psychedelically enhanced partying, K-holes, and jokes about horse tranquilizers — has captured the attention of the psychiatry community.<p>"It's basically revolutionized how we think about depression," said …

The Truth Behind Costco’s $5 Rotisserie Chicken

We can always count on Dr. Oz to expose the truth about our favorite foods. He recently investigated the hidden ingredients in rotisserie chicken, and now we finally know why it's <i>so</i> addictive. He teamed up with award-winning writer Mark Schatzker to figure out why Americans can't get enough of the …

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Apple engineers would rather quit than develop an iPhone backdoor for the FBI

Apple’s legal wrangling with the FBI over mobile encryption continues to play out in dramatic fashion. On one hand, we have the DOJ going so far as …

Watch: a Volcano in Ecuador Shoots Ash and Lava More Than Two Miles Into the Air

On March 2nd, Ecuador's Tungurahua Volcano erupted, sending ash and lava up to 2.5 miles into the air. Volcanologists noticed increased activity …

Natural Disasters

No Sick Leave At Restaurants Means More Sick Customers

Food workers are the source of about 70% of norovirus outbreaks from contaminated food.<p>Most of us are guilty of going to work when we're sick. But in the restaurant industry, that illness can quickly spread not only to coworkers, but also to customers. As Chipotle's outbreaks of norovirus, E. coli …

Cancer rates up 12% in 20 years, say Cancer Research UK

Survival rates have also increased over past 40 years, but researchers emphasise that four in 10 cases could have been prevented by lifestyle changes<p>The number of people in the UK diagnosed with cancer has risen by 12% since the mid-90s, according to Cancer Research UK.<p>Between 2011 and 2013 there …

Cancer

'Electronic blood' aims to cool and power computer chips

IBM Research in Zurich is experimenting with "electronic blood" - a fluid that both powers and cools computer chips.<p>The research is modelled on how the brain works and was previously developed by Nasa in the 1970s.<p>BBC Click's LJ Rich visited the lab to find out more.<p><b>More at</b> BBC.com/Click <b>and</b> …