Guillermo Batista

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The 19 Greatest War Movies of All Time

The critical acclaim and box office success that accompanied the release of <i>American Sniper</i>, as well as the other impressive war films out in 2014, …

Vietnam War

5 Easy Pasta Sauces to Know by Heart

Go to just about any Italian restaurant and you'll see a handful of staple pasta dishes like Bolognese and Alfredo. Those essentials please just …

Why Was the Battle of the Somme So Deadly?

The Battle of the Somme was one of the largest battles of World War I, and among the bloodiest in all of human history. A combination of a compact …

World War I

19 Jokes That You'll Only Get If You Know A Little Spanish, Too

Respect the Ñ.<p><i>This post was translated from Spanish.</i>

The bizarre holes NASA found in the Arctic sea ice are actually a sign of a more worrying trend

On April 14, a group of NASA scientists were flying over the Beaufort Sea, north of Alaska and the Canadian border, when they saw something puzzling: Three holes in the sea ice with what look like rings around them and some wavy ice to their left.<p>“I don’t recall seeing this sort of thing …

Global Warming

3 Stocks That Could Double Your Money

Spark Therapeutics, Tractor Supply Company, and American Tower look like companies that could double their stock prices in relatively short …

The Fast, Fancy Dinners Your Fall Nights Need

With the arrival of cooler fall days comes the desire to make dinner a bit more of an event. Gone is the need for quick, no-cook salads and …

6 scientific tricks for falling asleep

6 scientific tricks to fall asleep.<p>If you can't sleep, get out of bed. Experts say if you stress out in bed you'll associate negative feelings toward where you sleep. So go read a book on the couch.<p>Turn off your phone! The blue light can trick your mind into thinking it's daytime. Give yourself 30 …

Hormones

Netflix is being offered for free by T-Mobile to entice new customers

T-Mobile—which dubs itself the “uncarrier”—takes pride in upending the staid ways of the traditional wireless industry. Two years ago, it stopped counting most video streams against its data plans. Later, it led the shift to bring back unlimited data plans, which had been replaced in previous years …

Telecoms

Here's the Trick to Making Golden, Juicy Chicken Breast

<b>Pat the chicken dry and season with salt and pepper.</b> Thoroughly dry the chicken on all sides with paper towels. Season with the salt and pepper on …

Pharrell Williams Reveals the Skin Care Routine That Helps Him Look Eternally Young

Pharrell Williams keeps looking younger and younger — and he’s revealing the secret to getting his youthful glow.<p>In an interview Thursday with <i>Dazed</i>, …

10 movies you absolutely must see this fall, from 'It' to 'Wonderstruck'

The weather may be getting cooler but movies are coming in hot this fall, with evil clowns, suave superspies, animated ninjas and Tom Cruise flying a plane (again).<p>Here are 10 films you won't want to miss in September and October:<p>'It' (Sept. 8)<p><b>Stars:</b> Jaeden Lieberher, Bill Skarsgård, Finn</b> …

Oscar De La Hoya attacks Floyd Mayweather vs Conor McGregor fight

Oscar De La Hoya was one of the biggest critics of Floyd Mayweather-Conor McGregor from the moment it was announced. And now days after the fight took place, the former world champion and Olympic gold medallist is still heavily attacking the event.<p>"I thought it was a fraud," De La Hoya said. "Only …

The One Ingredient You Need to Cook Juicy, Flavorful Chicken Breasts Every Time

When you’re done with a jar of pickles, chances are you’re not saving that leftover juice for your future.<p>But let us tell you…that’s a big mistake. …

Sheet Pan Cajun-Spiced Shrimp

(Image credit: Joe Lingeman)<p>Discovering that I could cook shrimp straight from the freezer has to be one of the happiest accidents to come out of my …

10 healthy road trips to take this summer

Summer’s the perfect time to cross a wellness retreat, weekend reset, or trip to a far-flung healthy destination like Ubud or Cape Town off your …

Why This Hotel Pool is Worth a Trip to This Tiny Texas Town

Marfa, Texas has a reputation that belies its size.<p>Despite the fact that you can see from one end of town to another from the middle of the main …

Would you take a 'cruise' on a cargo ship?

The 'slow travel' aspect might be the best way to see the world.<p>Much of the fun of commercial cruises — the overabundant food, the goofy nightly …

Cargo Ships

11 Movies Worth the Haul to the Multiplex in August 2017

The next few weeks aren't going to disappoint, so start scheduling your movie time wisely now.<p>The biggest summer-movie season tentpoles have already arrived, and the fall awards contenders have yet to debut, but that doesn't mean August has nothing to offer the intrepid moviegoer. Beginning with a …

Film Festivals

Pão de Queijo (Brazilian Cheese Bread)

Makes about 18<p>Pão de queijo, which means “cheese bread” in Portuguese, is a delightful snack from Brazil made with tapioca flour (meaning it's gluten-free) and cheese. Our recipe calls for both Parmesan, which adds a sharp and salty flavor, and farmer's cheese, which is creamy and milky. You …

The Best Small Town to Visit in All 50 States

The paradox of big-city travel is that you never really get a break. You ditch work in New York, LA, or Chicago to go visit your buddies in New York, …

A type of drug used by 50 million Americans has been linked to an increased risk of death

Proton pump inhibitors or PPIs, have been tied to a wide range of side effects including fractures, dementia, heart disease, pneumonia, and kidney disease, the study's senior author, Dr. Ziyad Al-Aly of Washington University's School of Medicine in St. Louis, told Reuters Health in a telephone …

6 High-Protein Snacks You Should Bring To Work To Lose 6 Pounds

No matter how hard you try to stick to your healthy diet, it’s hard to resist a tasty midday snack. But, this midday snack may be unhealthy and could …

6 anti-aging foods that can help you look and feel younger

Scientists believe physical aging can begin as soon as we’re 20 years old, with the more noticeable effects typically appearing later in life.<p>But …

Nutrition

10 Things You Didn’t Know You Could Do in Kyoto

No traveler’s stay in Japan is complete without a stop in Kyoto. World-famous for its many shrines and temples built during the 1,000 years it served …

Japan

Want to Raise Healthy Kids? Science Says Teach Them to Eat Like Japanese Families Do

Rule #1: Use smaller plates.<p>A study in the British medical journal <i>The Lancet</i> points out that of all the world's cultures, children who are born and grow up in Japan have the longest lives and healthiest lifestyles. One of the key reasons? It has to do with the way their families manage meals and …

Nutrition

How you can save on travel by outsmarting ever-changing prices

The April 30 "On the Spot" column talked about why travel costs fluctuate widely. It attributed (blamed?) this to/on dynamic pricing, which sounds like something so vital you wouldn't want to miss it. If you're booking travel, trust me, you won't but not because it benefits your pocketbook.<p>The …

CES

Scientists Uncover a Higher State of Consciousness

Neuroscientists from the University of Sussex made a pretty neat discovery as they claim to have just found evidence of a higher state of …

North Korea claims US 'biochemical' plot to kill Kim Jong Un

<b>(CNN) —</b> North Korea has accused the US and South Korea of attempting to assassinate leader Kim Jong Un with a "bio-chemical substance."<p>In an extraordinary 1,800-word report Friday, which offered no evidence other than account laced with fantastical language, North Korean state news agency KCNA said …

Why Turning On Your Headlights Actually Slows You Down A Tiny Bit

On a long, tedious night drive, the mind sometimes wanders. As you watch the twin beams of your headlights reaching across the black, featureless …

Particles