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Dealing with spaceflight's dirty secret

One of the dirty secrets of spaceflight is that, in space, there's no such thing as laundry day. That's because no one has figured out an economical …

Cleaning

Parasites could be lurking in your sushi, doctors warn

<b>(CNN) —</b> Anisakiasis, an illness caused by eating parasite-contaminated fish or seafood, is on the rise in Western countries where eating sushi and other raw or undercooked fish and seafood dishes has gained popularity, according to a report published Thursday in BMJ Case Reports.<p>The authors draw a …

Microbiology

Before the Outbreak: How to Prepare for A Record Tick Infestation

If you live in the Northeast or will be visiting there this year, take extra caution: Scientists are predicting an especially risky year for Lyme …

Disease

7 marijuana edible recipes you can make in your slow cooker

Your slow cooker is good for many things: Making soups while you sleep, preparing a one pot meal when you're out all day at work, cooking up …

Cooking

Physicist Wants To Beam Solar Energy Back From Moon's Surface

Infalling solar radiation constantly illuminates the Moon’s surface with the equivalent of some 13,000 terawatts of solar power. So, why not take a chunk of that energy and develop it into lunar-based solar power (LSP)? The idea would be to manufacture and deploy lunar solar power collecting …

9 Healthy Soup Recipes to Meal Prep This Week

Healthy Eating

A Guide to the Healthiest and Worst Cooking Oils

While many people are obsessed with the health benefits of coconut oil for everything from cooking nutritious meals (complete with healthy fats!) to boosting your beauty routine, there are many, many more to choose from that are also great for you. In fact, the variety of options in the grocery …

Nutrition

Fried Cheese Curds

They're like little mini mozzarella sticks.<p>Servings: 8-10<p>Prep: 15 minutes<p>Total: 1 hour and 30 minutes<p>Ingredients<p><b>for the tomato sauce:</b><p>3 tablespoons|45 ml olive oil<p>2 tablespoons kosher salt<p>1 1/2 teaspoons garlic powder<p>1 pint|311 grams cherry tomatoes<p>1/2 cup|125 ml red wine<p>4 cups|1 liter tomato purée<p>1 …

6 Delicious Asparagus Recipes to Master This Weekend

In an effort to eat fresh, we found out the best way to cook asparagus in a variety of dishes. Let's begin with the good news: There isn't just <i>one</i> …

Make a Double Batch of This Sichuan Soup and Have Leftover Pork for Days

Make this spicy noodle dish tonight<p>We're in love with this noodle soup from Chengdu noodle shop owner Ma Yingjun. The savory, ginger- and …

QLED vs OLED: What's the difference? A brief guide to the latest TV tech

OLED and QLED may be similar in principal, but are in fact completely different technologies.<p>Samsung's QLED televisions have been one of the biggest …

Solar Water Pumping for Sustainable Water Supply

Millions of people around the world live with limited access to water. In many communities, ground water is extracted through electric water pumps, …