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30 Super-Easy Healthy Dinners That'll Help You Lose Weight

You'll be counting down the minutes 'til you can make these healthy dinner recipes!<p>When you get home after a long day at work, it can be so tempting to grab takeout or heat up a frozen meal instead of making dinner completely from scratch. After all, you might feel like you don’t have time (or the …

We've Missed the Entire Point About GMO Food -- A Farmer Explains Why

When it comes to the subject of GMO (Genetically-Modified Organism) food, it's hard not to have an opinion. You might be skeptical or inquisitive, outraged or indifferent; perhaps more often than not, you feel a little of each. Still, there's growing consensus on the issue. A recent poll states …

Agriculture

The 10 Most Important Books You Need To Read To Expand Your Brain

By James Altucher,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/1OQv1hB<p>Books suck. No question about it, almost everyone who writes a book is a crappy writer.<p>And …

Israeli archaeologists may have found fabled Maccabees tomb

Israel's government Antiquities Authority said Monday that an ancient structure it began excavating this month on the side of a highway appears to match ancient descriptions of the tomb of Jewish rebels who wrested control of Judea from Seleucid rule and established a Jewish kingdom in the 2nd …

Archaeology

Get ready for the financial crisis, part 3

The world has lurched into a new and dangerous stage of its long-running financial crisis, according to some market watchers who see slowing growth in China and other developing countries as the start of bigger challenges ahead for the global economy.<p>Their warnings underscore the uncertain outlook …

5 Budget-Friendly Fall Travel Destinations

Fall Vacations At Reasonable Prices<p>Schools are back in session and the summer vacation season is finally coming to an end. If you are fortunate enough to have vacation time in the fall, you are likely to find lesser crowds and attractions that are willing to make concessions to fill in the gaps. …

Travel

Keith Richards' Wildest Escapades: 19 Insane Tales

Oh, Canada (1977)<p>By the mid-Seventies, Keith Richards was a drug-bust veteran, but this one topped them all and threatened to derail the Rolling …

'Black Mass' review: Depp revels in mobster role

Turns out the thing Johnny Depp's career needed was simple. He needed to play a type of role relatively new to him, even if it's relatively familiar to the rest of us.<p>Some scenes in the solid, vividly acted gangster picture "Black Mass" come from real life, or something like it. These trade off …

Smoking Doesn't Kill Them: The Strange Science of the Longevity Gene

Why do some cigarette smokers live to old age while others die young? Scientists are getting closer to an answer.<p>It’s a well-established fact that …

What You May Not See When You Look at Your Nurse

Over the years of taking care of patients it's become clear to me that the general public will only see their nurse at face value. What I mean is they will only see the surface of the woman or man standing at their bedside and will be unable to glimpse below the smooth surface staring back at them. …

42 Storage Ideas That Will Organize Your Entire House

Get your life in line.

The wings of the butterfly – New Hubble image of the Twin Jet Nebula

The shimmering colours visible in this NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope image show off the remarkable complexity of the Twin Jet Nebula. The new image …

Stephen Hawking explains how to (sort-of) escape a black hole

<i>This post has been corrected.</i><p>If you find yourself stuck inside a black hole, Stephen Hawking says not to panic: You may die, but all traces of your existence may not be lost forever.<p>Current science suggests that a black hole’s gravity is so strong that absolutely nothing—not even light—can escape …

Black Holes

It's Time to Stop Eating Salad

It's low in nutrition and overrated, according to the Washington Post.<p>Salad is one of those diet-friendly meals that are not always filling, but make us feel healthy. But all those so-called health benefits are overrated, according to <i>Washington Post</i> food columnist Tamar Haspel. Salad ingredients …

Researchers find new code that makes reprogramming of cancer cells possible

Cancer researchers dream of the day they can force tumor cells to morph back to the normal cells they once were. Now, researchers on Mayo Clinic’s …

40 Recipes that Are American as Apple Pie (and Burgers and Pancakes and Wings)

Burgers, fries, and pie with a side of the American dream.<p><b>Whenever we hear the phrase,</b> "American as apple pie," we can't help but think of all the other great foods that are deserving of the slogan. Okay, so maybe nachos, spaghetti and meatballs, and pizza aren't exactly U.S.A.-born-and-bred. But …

Photographer Explores The Beautiful Diversity Of Redheads Of Color

Michelle Marshall captures the more unusual manifestations of the MC1R gene.<p>Red hair is usually the result of a mutation in a gene called MC1R, also known as a melanocortin 1 receptor. Normally, when activated by a certain hormone, MC1R sparks a series of signals that leads to the production of …

BBC

Are You at Risk for Alzheimer's?

<i>By Neha Kashyap, dailyRx News Reporter</i><p>No one knows for sure whether they will develop Alzheimer's disease or not, but certain factors may increase your risk.<p>A new study has identified nine potentially modifiable risk factors that may contribute to more than 75 percent of all Alzheimer's cases …

See ISIS's Destruction of the Ancient City Palmyra

This undated photo released on Aug. 25, 2015 on a social media site used by Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) milit<p>... VIEW MORE<p>AP

What life is like in the most remote corner of the world

In the name of science, there are currently three women and 10 men living on the edge of the world. Outside Concordia Station in Antarctica, the average temperature is about -70°C (-94°F). The crew, who come from France, Italy, Switzerland and the UK, are surrounded by 1,000 kilometers (621 miles) …

Water

What may be self-driving cars’ biggest problem

Learning to drive a driverless car is more difficult than it sounds. One lab is monitoring how we might react when we have to give up the wheel to a computer.<p>I am pretty confident in my driving skills, but today my skills as a future car driver are going to be tested. Although it is generally …

15 Critical Habits Of Mentally Strong People

We all reach critical points in our lives where our mental toughness is tested. It might be a toxic friend or colleague, a dead-end job, or a struggling relationship.<p>Whatever the challenge, you have to be strong, see things through a new lens, and take decisive action if you want to move through it …

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White people aren’t the enemy: Why social justice demands a rainbow coalition of minorities & poor whites

<b>(Reuters/Carlo Allegri)</b><p>Black Lives Matter rightly spotlights racial injustices. But let’s not pretend whites are living on Easy Street<p>Musa al-Gharbi<p>August 25, 2015 11:58am (UTC)<p>On average, whites are far better off than blacks. But the problem with averages is that they often conceal radically …

5 Reasons Utilities Are Hating on Their Solar-Producing Customers

It seems crazy that electric companies would have anything against customers that spend their own money to reduce their energy use with clean, local solar power. But any number of utilities are slapping excessive fees and charges on customers with solar to slow or stop them. Here are five reasons …

A Waitress Spoke Out Against A ‘Cruel’ Table That Left Her ‘LOL’ As A Tip

Restaurant patrons aren’t required to tip, but, if they choose not to, they don’t have to be a dick about it. A New Jersey waitress recently uploaded a photo of a receipt to Facebook from customers who not only left nothing, but in the area marked “tip,” they scribbled, “LOL.”<p>Jessica Corrine wrote …

19 subversive graffiti messages hidden in London

LONDON – The next time you're out and about in Britain's capital, make sure you keep your eyes peeled for stencilled messages or unusual …

The Ikea Dresser Hack You've Been Looking For

Custom furnishings are perfect (obviously) but pricey and unless you're a buzz saw pro, they don't exactly fit into the DIY category. Fortunately Homepolish designers are clever, innovative and really good at using power tools. For this project, our designer Casey DeBois transformed her regular ol' …

Rabbits

Waikiki beaches closed after heavy rains trigger 500,0000 gallon sewage spill

Heavy rains triggered a half-million gallon sewage spill near Hawaii's world-famous tourist district, prompting city officials Monday to close most of the beach fronting Waikiki.<p>Storm water flowed into the city's sewage system as a weather system linked to Tropical Storm Kilo dumped heavy rain on …

Here's The One Thing Makeup Artists Wish You Would Stop Doing

<b>By Renee Jacques, Allure</b><p><i>(Photo: Talaya Centeno/WWD)</i><p>You probably have a trusted makeup routine you do every single day of your life. But guess what? It might include something that would make a pro cringe. We asked nine top makeup artists to get real with us about the one thing they wish their …

Makeup