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What time does the Great American Eclipse start?

Keep your eyes on the skies: The Great American Eclipse is almost here.<p>On Monday, the moon will pass in front of the sun. The path of the total eclipse will start in Oregon and cross the United States. In places along the path of totality, you'll see a total eclipse, where the moon completely blots …

Closest Approach Ever By a Large Asteroid Won't End Life on Earth, But Probably Should

Oh Florence, we really needed you this month. There’s a petulant species of brainy<p>monkeysapes that just can’t seem to get along that probably …

With Increased Destruction, a New Tornado Alley Emerges

With Increased Destruction, a New Tornado Alley Emerges<p>By Daniel LevittDaniel Levitt<p>It’s no mystery why the stretch of America’s heartland from Iowa …

Can't find safe eclipse glasses? Make your own eclipse projector instead.

Don't settle for the blurry cardboard box version.<p>To watch the solar eclipse on August 21, you <i>could</i> invest in a pair of eclipse glasses. But high demand means high prices—and some of the only reputable retailers are sold out entirely. For a cheaper option, build a pinhole camera, which projects a …

NASA to Stop a Doomsday Supervolcano by Stealing its Heat

NASA is worried about the Yellowstone supervolcano exploding, so instead they're going to harness its energy for good.<p>Beneath Yellowstone National Park is a giant volcano. The heat from this volcano powers all of the park's famous geysers and hot springs, so most tourists probably don't worry about …

Hot Springs

Tidal Power - A Growing, Significant Source Of Renewable Energy

Tidal power is essentially a form of hydropower that converts daily tides into electricity. Tides, caused by the gravity of the moon, are one of the …

Renewable Energy

How to photograph the solar eclipse: The only guide you need

There's a lot of information out there and not all of it is good.<p>If you use social media of any kind, you’ve seen tons of articles about how to take a photo of the upcoming eclipse. Some of them were created by true experts, while others were cobbled together from bits of information found hastily …

100-Million-Year-Old Flowers Discovered Perfectly Preserved in Amber

Myanmar is known for its abundance of amber fossils, everything from dinosaur tail feathers to a 100-million-year-old baby bird have recently been discovered, encased in the fossilized tree resin. And now, thanks to researchers from Oregon State University, we know much more about seven, …

How To Photograph The Eclipse Without Wrecking Your Camera

This coming Monday, the moon will block the sun in the great American eclipse, and many of us will want to memorialize it. But, just like staring at the sun can trash your eyes if you don’t have the proper protection, pointing your camera at the sun for long periods can ruin it. So, if you’re …

NASA is saving us all from Yellowstone supervolcano

A gargantuan magna chamber lies beneath Yellowstone National Park, but NASA’s on the case<p>Yellowstone National Park is best known for being one of the …

Yellowstone National Park

Power Balls Are the Ultimate Healthyish Snack

Power balls are the gluten-free, vegan snack chef Jessica Koslow of Sqirl eats before she swims every morning. Think: power.<p>We like the word healthyish. You know, healthy, but not. We're conscious of what gets put into our bodies, but not so obsessive that we miss out on insanely flavorful and …

Food

11 tiny daily habits that are wasting your time — even if you don't notice you're doing them

We're <i>all</i> running out of time. There aren't enough hours in the day to get everything done. That's just life.<p>However, if you feel like your inability to schedule your days is ruining your performance at work, that's probably a bad sign.<p>It's important to identify and drop harmful time-wasting …

Best Quesadilla Recipes

Quesadillas have been a staple of Mexican cuisine since colonial times. Cooks take pliant corn tortillas made from masa flour and fill them with a …

Cooking

How to Celebrate Christmas Eve, the Italian Way

In Italy, Christmas Eve dinner is arguably as important as the meal on Christmas Day (if not more in some households). In some families, the 24th of December is the most celebrated part of the Christmas holidays, and after dinner, children get to open presents and everyone stays to attend midnight …

15 Mouthwatering Recipes To Try In 2016

Feast-worthy eats. (With videos!)

15 Make-Ahead Lunches That Will Solve Your Sad Desk Lunch

It’s 12:30pm. Your stomach is growling. You woke up too late to make a lunch, so you head to the closest deli to get a sub-par salad that you eat your desk. It leaves you unsatisfied and at the vending machine a few hours later. Womp womp. But girl, it really doesn’t have to be this way. Save …

Healthy Eating

One-Pan Pasta Is Easy to Make, Filling, and Requires Next to No Cleanup

Weeknights are busy enough without having to spend hours planning, cooking, and cleaning up dinner. Try this one-pan pasta for a fresh meal that’ll …

Spices

14 Epic Grilled Cheese Recipes to Make STAT

Let’s be real: Who doesn’t love a classic grilled cheese sandwich? Grilled cheese makes for the perfect lunch staple rotation and epic late-night snack. If you’re in the mood to spice things up a bit (who isn’t?), check out the recipes below. Between the brie, Havarti and blue cheese, you’ll want …

Cooking

Your New Midnight Snack: Alex Stupak's Choco Tacos

The Empellón Taqueria chef puts his spin on an after-school snack.<p><i>Alex Stupak describes himself as "a white boy from suburban Massachusetts" who's made a million killer tacos. And though he was raised on Old El Paso, he eventually moved to a "lousy walk-up" in Lincoln Park, Chicago, where he and</i> …

Penguin Random House

Skinny Lasagna Soup

It's so hearty, delicious and makes a wonderfully satisfying, main course soup. It has all the fabulous flavors of a meat lasagna and loaded with vegetables. The broth is divinely rich and thick. <b>Each large, 2 cup serving, including Parmesan cheese on top, has 262 calories, 6 grams of fat and 6</b> …

6 Extra-Spicy Chicken Wing Recipes

Messy, saucy chicken wings are even better when they’re spicy. We’re not talking about a face-melting, daredevil level of spiciness that leaves your …

Classic Greek dishes from Mazi Mas

Like many Greek children, I spent much of my childhood in the company of women cooking. I’d wake in the morning to the smell of garlic and oregano drifting through the door of the bedroom, and follow it into the kitchen to find my godmother sitting at the small kitchen table, plastic tub propped on …

Recipes

No Fuss, No Muss: 7 Simple Dinner Recipes Your Family Will Love

Weeknight dinners should full of flavor, not fuss. These easy recipes prove that you can create healthy and delicious meals for your family with minimal hassle.<p><b>1. Chipotle Chicken Quesadillas</b><p>These crisp tortillas filed with gooey melted cheddar, shredded rotisserie chicken and a smoky …

Knock-You-Naked Brownies

Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F. Grease and flour a 9-by-9-inch baking pan.<p>Begin by pouring 1/3 cup evaporated milk into a bowl with the cake mix. …

Best Casserole Recipes

Chicken, Spinach, and Noodle Casserole<p>Skip the can of condensed soup—chicken noodle casserole gets an upgrade with real milk, sour cream, fresh …

Healthy Snacks That Can Change Your Life

Hungarian Coffee Cake

Sarabeth Levine | Sarabeth’s Good Morning Cookbook | Rizzoli, 2015My daughters go crazy every time I make this Hungarian coffee cake. It was a …

Shrimp & Spinach Tortellini

Shrimp & Spinach Tortellini – A creamy cheese tortellini pasta that is super quick and easy to make!<p>So I’m sure you heard yesterday we were in the …

Recipe: Almond Joy® Brownies

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Caprese Egg Bake Recipe

I mentioned on Monday that I didn’t workout over the weekend. I planned to go on a run, but the cooler (cold!!!) temperatures scared me away, and it …