Jennifer Sitther

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Teen gets 'wet lung' after vaping for three weeks, prompting doctors to issue warning

An 18-year-old in Pennsylvania arrived at an emergency room with stabbing pains in her chest less than three weeks after picking up vaping. The diagnosis: a respiratory disease known as "wet lung."<p>That's according to doctors at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, whose report on the teen's …

Public Health

Amazon to launch a new app store with tools for its two million sellers

Amazon is launching new app store with tools created specifically to help its sellers manage their listings and orders. Called the Marketplace Appstore, it will feature apps made using Amazon Marketplace Web Service (Amazon MWS) by Amazon and third-party developers screened by the company. …

App Store

10 Best Summer Reads of 2018

Page turners for the beach and beyond.<p>Whether it’s an hour before a flight or a full day by the pool, the structure of summer travel affords us precious windows for reading. Here are the books to pack this summer, recommended by the <i>Traveler</i> editors whose advance copies already have sandy spines.

Books

Avoid These 12 Common Vegetable Gardening Mistakes

Growing vegetables is an exciting and rewarding experience. The taste of fresh vegetables picked moments before, and the satisfaction of walking …

Gardening

Diana’s Revenge

She overcame the whispers—and not a few shouts—about her own well-being and conduct to emerge victorious over the House of Windsor. Now Princess Diana, though separated from the royal family, is perhaps its best hope for survival. Anthony Holden profiles the woman who has, after a lifetime of …

Royal Family

John McCain’s Last Fight

The Arizona senator’s twilight struggle with Donald Trump is so bitter because they’re more alike than you think.<p>John McCain always said he’d go down fighting, and so he has, dickering from his deathbed over CIA nominee Gina Haspel and pre-emptively disinviting President Donald Trump from his …

Political Science

PayPal confirms that it is buying payments startup iZettle for $2.2B in an all-cash deal

PayPal is taking its biggest bet yet on point-of-sale transactions, small businesses and markets outside of the U.S. as it looks to raise its game against Square, Stripe and others in the world of payments: The company has confirmed that it is buying iZettle — the Stockholm-based payments provider …

FinTech

20 Pasta Recipes You Can Make in Less than 20 Minutes

Pasta is known for being a quick weeknight dinner, but just how quickly can you make it? How about 20 minutes or less? It's hard not to like the …

Cooking

Learning Is a Learned Behavior. Here’s How to Get Better at It.

Many people mistakenly believe that the ability to learn is a matter of intelligence. For them, learning is an immutable trait like eye color, simply luck of the genetic draw. People are born learners, or they’re not, the thinking goes. So why bother getting better at it?<p>And that’s why many people …

Pedagogy

28 Baking Hacks That Every Kitchen Wizard Should Know About

How to rescue burned cake, separate yolks in a snap, and more.

Dessert

NASA Technology Uncovers Never-Before-Seen Text on Dead Sea Scrolls

They raise the possibility of a "still unknown manuscript."<p>In 1947, in a cave one mile west of the Dead Sea, a Bedouin shepherd stumbled upon large …

Archaeology

20 Lost Cities of the Ancient World that Were Rediscovered

We were always fascinated by tales and legends of lost cities or abandoned places forgotten in the depths of time, and history never lacked of …

Archaeology

25 Easy Family Meals That Cost Just $5 to Prep

When it comes to planning out dinner options for your family, the task can sometimes be a bit daunting — and expensive. If you want to make sure you have a variety of meals in rotation that are healthy and easy to make, kid-approved, and budget-friendly, we've got you covered. These 25 easy recipes …

Cooking

22 Healthy Snacks That Are (Almost) Too Good To Be True

Snacking doesn't typically count as an actual meal, but if it did, it would be our favorite meal of the day. We love munching between breakfast, …

Healthy Eating

New galactic map shows the positions and brightness of 1.7 billion stars

Get all the details on the Milky Way’s celestial objects<p>This morning, the European Space Agency unveiled a new, highly detailed sky map of the Milky Way Galaxy that showcases the brightness and positions of nearly 1.7 billion stars. It’s the most comprehensive catalog of stars to date, and it …

Universe

22 Healthy Snacks That Are (Almost) Too Good To Be True

Snacking doesn't typically count as an actual meal, but if it did, it would be our favorite meal of the day. We love munching between breakfast, …

Healthy Eating

This Airbnb Scam Almost Cost Me Thousands. Here's How to Spot It

Always follow these rules when booking an Airbnb.<p>Recently, I came close to falling for an Airbnb scam in which I would’ve lost $3,300 on an apartment …

Three Keys to Blogging Success

How bloggers can build platforms and engage communities of readers.<p>It’s important for bloggers to build communities of readers that can serve as a …

Randy's Slow Cooker Ravioli Lasagna Recipe

"A fantastic way to enjoy lasagna without all the fuss! I thought using frozen ravioli already filled with cheese instead of layering layers of …

Larry Thorne: The Nazi SS Officer Who Became A U.S. Green Beret

How Larry Thorne went from Nazi to officer to U.S. Army hero while building one of the most badass legacies in the history of modern warfare.The post …

Special Forces

The Best Probiotics for Weight Loss

Probiotics reset that all-important bacterial balance in our guts, and they are hailed as a panacea for many diseases and conditions. Now, a growing …

Weight Loss

These Countries Changed Their Names. Here's How It Worked Out.

Swaziland's change to eSwatini is the latest in a series of shifts in country names around the world. Here's a look back at some of the most famous.<p>To celebrate his 50th birthday, Africa’s last absolute monarch changed the name of his country. Instead of Swaziland, it will now be known as the …

Travel Photography

18 Keto Desserts That Make the Diet Even Better

When you’re cutting down on carbs and saying “so long” to sugar, you might be wondering how dessert—which, after all, involves sweets by …

Dessert

A Frozen, No-Bake Lemon Pie to Satisfy Any Sugary Craving

In her recently published recipe book <i>The Kefir Cookbook</i> <i>($22, Amazon)</i>, Julie Smolyansky, president and CEO of nutritious-foods company Lifeway, …

Baking

Rainy Day Recipes for When You’re Not Planning to Leave the House

Time to get cozy with comfort food favorites.<p>Although we’d rather the weather be beautiful all the time, there’s still plenty to love about a rainy …

South Asians are descended from a mix of farmers, herders, and hunter-gatherers, ancient DNA reveals

<b>AUSTIN—</b>Today, the population of South Asia is divided into dozens of ethnic, linguistic, and religious groups that live side by side—but not always …

5 Customer-Retention Tools Will Help Ensure That Your Customers Keep Loving You

Want to become a rockstar at building a base of loyal customers? Retention is key. And tools can help.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>What if your customers decided to stay with your brand, totally ignoring your competitors? What if they not only stayed but also started …

How To Grow Unlimited Amounts Of Blueberries In Your Backyard

Blueberries are not only delicious snack but they are also very healthy fruit too. Whether you eat them raw, squeezed in your juice, added to your …

Homemade DIY Taco Seasoning Recipe

Snacking at home on repeats with friends? I am sure tacos, nachos and chips are your favourites then, right? To make your snacking hour more …

Cooking

These diamonds from space formed inside a long-lost planet, scientists say

Ten years ago, an Arizona astronomer spotted an asteroid that was headed straight for Earth. Swiftly he summoned the help of colleagues and casual stargazers, who tracked the space rock as it exploded in the sky, raining shrapnel down on the Nubian desert in Sudan. Students from the University of …

Universe