Jessica Klincewicz

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9 Ways to Use Quinoa in the New Year

We're partnering with our Time Inc. sister brands Cooking Light, Health, My Recipes, Real Simple, Southern Living and Sunset to bring you 60 days of …

Beyond Cold: How the World Works at -459 Degrees

<i>This Behind the Scenes article was provided to LiveScience in partnership with the National Science Foundation.</i><p>Most of us would agree that 32°F, the …

5 Secrets to Managing Your Time, Backed by Research

It’s the problem we all face at the office: how to manage your time. You’re so overwhelmed with meetings and email that you always wonder if you’re …

Time Management

Brazil dam burst: environmental crisis reaches Atlantic in pictures

A mudslide at an iron ore mine in Brazil, in which at least 13 people died, has reignited calls for safer ways to dispose of millions of tonnes of waste as toxic mud leaks into the Atlantic ocean

Brazil

23 uncommon gifts for the science-lover in your life

Or maybe you're one yourself who always gets stuck with unsophisticated gifts?<p>Good news! The science team at Tech Insider has compiled a 2015 gift guide for science-lovers by scouring the web for stuff we'd add to our own lists, plus some help from the science-themed products site GeekWrapped.<p>Keep …

Shopping

Why asparagus makes pee smell funny, and other amazing facts about everyday foods and spices

By digging deep into the molecular chemistry of everyday foods and spices, Cambridge-based chemistry teacher Andy Brunning has the answers.<p>And you don't have to be a chemistry-expert to understand them.<p>Brunning heads the popular science website Compound Interest and recently published the book "Why …

2 Sentences That Perfectly Sum Up The Meaning Of True Love

Beautiful.<p>One of the best feelings in the world is, without question, love. We fall into it, seek it out, cherish it, share it -- it's an experience and expression that everyone can understand, regardless of who they are, what language they speak or where they live. Yet, for as universal as love …

Shonda Rhimes

Are any foods safe to eat anymore? Here’s the truth

Is bacon really as bad for you as cigarettes? Will coffee give you a heart attack? Do wheat-eaters suffer “brain fog”? BBC Future examines the foods, the fears – and the facts.<p>Food was once seen as a source of sustenance and pleasure. Today, the dinner table can instead begin to feel like a …

Nutrition

Adventurous toddler treks America’s national parks on her mama’s back

MORGAN BRECHLER, 25, is not your average single parent. She’s a full-time mom, she works for a landscape design company, she’s taking a degree in …

Hiking

You'll sleep better if you sleep naked -- according to science

This will come as unwelcome news for the pajama industry: The best suit to sleep in, scientifically speaking, is the one you were born in. Still, …

Sleep

People around the world are eating banana peels because they know something that Westerners do not

If you live in the US, you're probably used to tossing banana peels in the trash. But people in other countries, including India, have been taking advantage of their nutritional benefits for decades.<p>While a banana's flesh is soft and sweet, the skin is thick, fibrous, and slightly bitter. To eat …

Nutrition

Healthy Casserole Recipes You Won't Believe Are Good for You

Let's start with this vibrant gratin, which can only be described as a vegetarian's dream dish. It's packed with antioxidants from the sweet potatoes and cauliflower and uses a lightened-up bechamel sauce. You read that right: This bechamel sauce uses olive oil instead of butter!

Dying Dutchman's last wish: to build brain cancer app

Now Dutch neurologists say the input from Van den Broek, who died late last month aged 41, has been invaluable in creating what is believed will be the world's most advanced mobile-based app for cancer patients.<p>MindApp for Android and iPhone mobiles will allow users with a few simple clicks to …

Is Coconut Water the Best Drink for Weight Loss

For sure—coconut water is far better than synthetic sports drinks and sodas—it’s free of health-harming additives and corn syrup, and is a natural …

Nutrition

'Brain-eating amoeba' found in water supply near New Orleans

<b>US health officials have confirmed the presence of a 'brain-eating' amoeba in the water supply of several communities near New Orleans.</b><p>Ascension Parish and St Bernard Parish have each discovered Naegleria fowleri, an amoeba that enters through the nose and attacks the brain.<p>Officials have begun a …

Recipes for Flat Abs: Healthy Pasta Salad

But saying that pasta is a contributor to America’s collective weight gain is an oversimplified statement—and not totally accurate. It's the type of …

Healthy Eating

The Elements In Fireworks Create A Periodic Table In The Sky

As shells are shot out of cannons across the country, millions of pounds of fireworks will be blown open into the sky tonight.<p>But just what’s behind those rockets’ red glares, what’s inside those bombs bursting in air? And how is that burst of color built?<p>Mike Tockstein, a pyrotechnician, lifetime …

Periodic Table

Why Water Tastes Weird When You Leave It Out Overnight

It's not your imagination. It's chemistry.<p>Ever sip a glass of water left out overnight and think it tastes funny? There's a reason for that, Discovery News explains. Since the water was exposed to air, it absorbed some CO2 and a "tiny portion of that" was converted into carbonic acid. When carbonic …

Algae

Pictures: The World's Tigers—There Are Only 3,200 Left in the Wild

Pictures to commemorate International Tiger Day showcase Asia's most iconic cat—which is perilously at risk of extinction.

When your 5-year-old asks about the F-word

Q My 5-year-old son innocently asked me the other day, “What does ‘f---’ mean?” My heart sank as I replied, “Where did you hear that word?” He explained that the neighborhood boys had been singing the latest Maroon 5 song. Do I say something to the parents of those boys? With children of all ages …

Parenting

How to teach your kids about money

It's an interesting topic for me to ponder because it's something I'm trying to figure out on my own, as well. I have a 16 month old daughter who's growing up way too fast. I'm constantly worried about dropping the ball by not teaching her the right things or completely messing up as a parent. So …

Kids

3-hour Canadian tornado likely one of world's longest

The massive tornado that roared across the Canadian province of Manitoba late Monday was on the ground for nearly 3 hours — likely one of the longest-lasting on record in Canada and perhaps the world. No injuries or deaths were reported.<p>The longest tornado recorded is the infamous Tri-State tornado …

Weather

America's 21 Most Beautiful Campsites

From Death Valley to Glacier Bay, Alaska and back down to the Grand Canyon, we've got the country covered.<p>With 3,794,100 square miles of soaring mountains, pristine beaches and crystal clear lakes, the United States offers endless options for those looking to spend a few nights under the stars. But …

National Parks

This Mega-Size River Cave In Laos Is Stunning To Explore Via Kayak

Take a deep breath, because things are about to get <i>epic</i>.<p>The Xe Bang Fai River cave in central Laos is considered to be one of the largest known river caves in the world. Find the upriver entrance -- which is a forest-covered sinkhole, mind you -- and you'll journey on an underground river about …

The 10 Most Powerful Things You Can Say to Your Kids

Effective conversation helps parents create lasting, meaningful relationships with their kids. These 10 powerful statements can get you started on …