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Cody Glode suicide shows mental health system is in crisis, says mother

The mother of a 20-year-old promising mixed martial arts fighter and career firefighter who committed suicide earlier this month says the mental …

Chaotic comet flyby blew away some of Mars' atmosphere

A close shave with a comet in October 2014 did a number on Mars' magnetic field, a new study reveals.<p>On Oct. 19, 2014, Comet Siding Spring zoomed within 87,000 miles of the Martian surface. During this highly anticipated flyby, the comet's magnetic field interacted with and overwhelmed the Red …

Astronomers Discover Colossal 'Super Spiral' Galaxies

A strange new kind of galactic beast has been spotted in the cosmic wilderness. Dubbed "super spirals," these unprecedented galaxies dwarf our own …

Puppy rescued by US Navy after 5 weeks lost at sea: 'Just really mind blowing'

Presumed dead after being lost at sea for five weeks, a German shepherd puppy named Luna has shown she has some serious survival skills.<p>On Feb. 10, Luna fell overboard from her owner's fishing boat about two miles off the coast of San Clemente Island in California. Luna's owner, Nick Hayworth, told …

Hubble telescope spies stellar 'land of giants'

<b>Hubble has probed a clutch of monster stars about 170,000 light-years away on the edge of our Milky Way Galaxy.</b><p>Some two dozen behemoths were identified, all with masses in excess of a hundred times that of the Sun.<p>Four were known previously, including the remarkable colossus catalogued as R136a1, …

Hubble Space Telescope

The Top 9 Spring 2017 Nail Trends to Try Right Now

Instead of picking up a pastel polish at the nail salon this spring — no shade, Essie Ballet Slippers — may we implore you to experiment? We looked to the spring 2017 runways for nail art and color inspiration. Here's the brightest blues, funkiest lines, and shimmeriest shades we could find.<p>Getty …

Gravitational waves explained

A century after Albert Einstein rewrote our understanding of space and time, physicists have confirmed one of the most elusive predictions of his …

Retire your spare tyre: 6 diet tips for getting rid of belly fat

Eat more of some things and less of others, and watch your waist waste away…<p><i>By FMT’s Lifestyle Desk</i><p>Having a bit of an issue with your big belly …

8 "Healthy" Foods That Are Actually Really Bad for You

Don't be fooled!<p>1. Energy Bars<p>Especially when they tout how much fiber and protein they're packed with — or how minimal their "net carb" count is — energy bars may seem like super-healthy snacks. (After all, they're sold at health food stores and most gyms, and athletes eat them, so...?) But before …

Nutrition

Easter's early arrival: How the Moon shapes the date

This month, depending on which time zone you live in, the vernal equinox (the first day of spring in the Northern Hemisphere) occurred either on March 19 or March 20. The moon was full on Wednesday (March 23). It was the first one of spring, so it was called the Paschal Moon.<p>This year, if you have …

News Guide: Real-life 'Bernie' murder case back in court

DALLAS (AP) — A funeral director in small-town East Texas befriends a widow 40 years his senior at her husband's funeral, spends her money freely, …

Crime

Almond butter vs. peanut butter: A food-off between everyone's favorite spread

There was always an open jar of reduced-fat Jif in our pantry when I was growing up. “It’s healthier,” Mom said as she slathered two pieces of frozen …

12 Alternative Workout Songs That Are Motivating As Hell

1<p>Pearl Jam, "Even Flow"<p>2<p>The Smashing Pumpkins, "Bullet With Butterfly Wings"<p>3<p>Nine Inch Nails, "Head Like a Hole"<p>4<p>Foo Fighters, "Everlong"<p>5<p>Green Day, …

On a brick and a pear: Gigantic comet's flyby captured by NASA (PHOTO, VIDEO)

A gigantic comet which was making the third closest flyby of Earth in history has been captured by NASA radars. The space body appears to look like …

The best body scrub for your smoothest skin ever

Dead skin, be gone...<p>Chance are you probably exfoliate your face on the regular, but we bet there’s a few of you who are guilty of neglecting to use …

The dark side of your star sign: arrogant, bullying Leo. Envious Pisces. Fickle, lazy Libra. A wickedly provocative astrology book reveals the bad habits... so how do you fare?

Leos are leaders, Librans are fair-minded and those born under the sign of Virgo compulsively clean. We all know the good traits our star signs are …

Books

Rage Disorder Linked with Parasite Found in Cat Feces

Uncontrollable, explosive bouts of anger such a road rage might be the result of an earlier brain infection from the toxoplasmosis parasite, an …

How to update your look for spring

One of style maven, Iris Apfel’s pithiest nuggets of advice is “to shop your own closet. The price is always right”. In this epoch of ultra cheap clothing and 24 hour shopping-ops, this prompt to slow down and consider what you already have, is oh so wise.<p>It does presuppose however, that your …

17 shopping secrets to save time and money at Trader Joe's

The cheap prices at Trader Joe's make it a popular place to shop for groceries.<p>But its popularity can also make Trader Joe's an extremely stressful place to shop.<p>Anyone who frequents the grocery chain knows that lines to checkout can often snake around half the store.<p>Trader Joe's keeps its prices …

Trader Joe's

7 Incredible Things That Happen Once You Learn To Enjoy Being Alone

We live in a world of constant contact--a place that's losing sight of the importance of being alone. Offices are abandoning cubicles in favor of shared desks and wide-open common spaces, and rather than sitting at their desks working independently, school children are placed in groups. It seems …

Emotional Intelligence

9 Ideas For A Clutter-Free Home Office

<i>Natasha Saroca, Houzz Contributor</i><p>The home office is often prone to clutter, as tidiness tends to fall by the wayside when deadlines are looming and you’ve got a million and one things to do. But let’s face it: You can’t do your best work if your work space is a disaster. Save your sanity and make …

7 science-backed tips for reading faster and retaining more

But as modern readers, it's hard to find time to spend in their company.<p>Adding to that is the fact that, even when we do find the time, it's not always a given that we'll retain what we've read.<p>But what if we could? Would you feel more confident at work? Would you start a new project? Would you be …

Jeopardy

Doctors In Flint, Mich., Push A Healthy Diet To Fight Lead Exposure

A bright red tablecloth adds a pop of color to Ashara Manns' kitchen at her home in Flint, Mich.<p>The substitute teacher is at the stove, where she pours two bottles of water into a stockpot before dumping in big bags of mixed greens.<p>"Normally, I would rinse these with the running water, so hopefully …