Genevieve Carey

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The disgusting creatures inhabiting your body

Humans are teeming with bugs, including tiny spiders, lice and microbial colonies. Far from being a hazard, however, they are the making of you.<p>We hate to break it you, but you’re not totally human. It’s nothing about you personally. It’s just that more than 90% of the cells in the human body are …

Republican-Led States Balance Budgets With Cuts To Higher Education

WASHINGTON -- If you don’t like it, you can leave.<p>That’s essentially what three University of Arizona students said state Sen. Kelli Ward (R) told them during a private discussion over a proposed $75 million state funding cut to higher education.<p>“To paraphrase her, she told me I was acting entitled …

'Climate change' and 'global warming' reportedly banned under Florida governor

Department of Environmental Protection officials told to avoid terms<p>Officials working in Florida's Department of Environmental Protection were banned from using the words "climate change," "global warming," and "sea-level rise" under Republican state governor Rick Scott, according to a new report …

Sustainable photoluminescent architecture has the potential to light up the night

Architect Eleonora Nicoletti has a rather bright idea: she’s proposing the use of photoluminescent architecture that glows in the dark without …

Mystery enshrouds ancient Native Americans who built burial mounds

About 10,000 years ago, soon after the glacial ice sheets melted and receded north and animals and plants started growing again, people moved into …

22 tips, tricks and shortcuts for Android Lollipop

<b>1. Settings Search Bar</b><p>Settings now has its own dedicated search bar. While this may seem like a very minor addition, it’s actually a great timesaver when you know exactly what you’re after. For example, let’s say you want to change your network settings, but you don’t know where to look. Just head …

Android Phones

North Shore Ke Nui Tour

A six-week stint on the North Shore, and now this nearly 10-minute highlight reel. Big, sketchy barrels, bigger airs, and Jordy Smith cutting through …

Jordy Smith

Jacob Willcox - 2014 Winter

How Terror Loses and Humanity Wins

Years ago I told myself not to worry about a devil... that it's all in my mind. Then I realized that's the worst place it could possibly be.<p>I don't think there's an external devil stalking the planet for men's souls, but I do believe there's a point of consciousness in all of us -- whether we call …

New Proposal to Protect Alaskan Wilderness Most Sweeping in Decades

President Obama's proposal to designate 12.3 million acres of oil-rich land as new wilderness in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge is likely to stir an explosive federal debate over energy and conservation.<p>No president in 35 years has made as sweeping a conservation proposal as President Barack …

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San Carlos Apache Tribe leads 40-mile march for sacred site

Dozens of members of the San Carlos Apache Tribe of Arizona, along with their supporters, are completing a 40-mile march to one of their most sacred …

San Mateo County

This Floating Neighborhoods Will Be Made From 3-D Printed, Recycled Concrete

The SwimCity project could be the key to solving Stockholm’s housing crisis.<p>Like many cities, Stockholm is running out of space. Most of its area is already developed, and it’s been through a process of “infilling” to make use of what’s left. Creating affordable housing is therefore a challenge …

Red meat triggers toxic immune reaction which causes cancer, scientists find

Scientists at the University of California discovered that the human body views red meat as a foreign invader and launches an immune response<p>Red meat has been linked to cancer for decades, with research suggesting that eating large amounts of pork, beef or lamb raises the risk of deadly tumours.<p>But …

Dazed and Dizzy, the Republican Majority Stumbles

Republicans seem dazed. How can President Obama be climbing in the polls while the approval rating for the Republican-controlled Congress remains stuck at 16 percent? And more stupefying, why is the president grabbing the reins of the national agenda when the GOP now controls both houses of …

Obama Dropping Plan to Tax College Savings Accounts

President Barack Obama is dropping his controversial proposal to tax what are known as "529" plans to save for college, a senior administration official told NBC News Tuesday.<p>The official said the plan to roll back tax benefits for the plan had become a "distraction," and was "a very small …

Scrap Trident, ditch Barnett, reverse the cuts – the price of power for Miliband and Cameron in a hung parliament

With polls predicting another hung parliament, The Telegraph reveals what the SNP, Greens, Plaid Cymru, Ukip and the DUP will demand in return for their support<p>Two things unify pollsters when asked about the next general election. Firstly, guessing which party will have most seats is a fool's game …

How Ancient and Modern Cities Compare (and Why Planners Should Care)

A new scholarly paper from Santa Fe Institute (SFI) and University of Colorado, University of North Carolina, and University of New Mexico …

Rating 2016 candidates by donors busts conventional wisdom

<b>(CNN) —</b> Progressives deride her as cozy with Wall Street but Hillary Clinton appears to be a near-ideological equal on banking policy with Elizabeth Warren, the liberal crusader for financial reform.<p>That convention-busting piece of data is one of the many surprises released Wednesday from a novel …

Montana GOP lawmaker has a plan to fix society’s problems: Ban yoga pants in public

David Moore is miffed people can bike naked, so he’s taking it out on women in stretchy athletic wear [UPDATED]<p>We live in a world full of problems. Thankfully, we also live in a world of problem-solvers, such as one Rep. David Moore of Montana. The Republican legislator recently proposed an …

Iran Schools GOP Senators On International Law

WASHINGTON -- After sparking a furor in Washington Monday with a letter signed by fellow Republican senators warning Iran against nuclear diplomacy with the Obama administration, Sen. Tom Cotton (R-Ark.) went to the extra trouble of having his message translated into Farsi for Iranian leaders. …

Joe Biden Goes Ballistic On Senate Republicans: Iran Letter Beneath 'Dignity Of An Institution I Revere'

WASHINGTON -- Vice President Joe Biden is furious.<p>Biden, who also serves as president of the Senate, Monday night blasted Senate Republicans in a long, angry statement for their letter to Iran's leaders, which he described as "beneath the dignity of an institution I revere."<p>Forty-seven Republicans …

Lost City Discovered in the Honduran Rain Forest

In search for the legendary “City of the Monkey God,” explorers find the untouched ruins of a vanished culture.<p>An expedition to Honduras has emerged from the jungle with dramatic news of the discovery of a mysterious culture’s lost city, never before explored. The team was led to the remote, …

Good Housekeeping

Good Housekeeping reaches an audience of 30+ million each month. In addition to the magazine brand, the Good Housekeeping Institute is the consumer …

Housekeeping

15 Dinners That Make Even Better Next-Day Lunches

Packing your own lunch is a tried-and-true way to stick to a healthy and budget-friendly meal plan. But bringing something you're not excited about to the office may just have you heading to the nearest takeout joint. Forgo this disappointment by making one of these healthy dinner recipes that will …

Healthy Eating

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