Karrina Domke

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How Better Glass Can Save Hundreds of Millions of Birds a Year

We can prevent birds from flying into windows with current technologies—experts say we just need the will.<p>We may be embarrassed to admit it, but we've all done it: run headlong into a window or sliding glass door that we just didn't see.<p>People usually escape with only a bruised ego. But when birds …

Finding Crime Clues In What Insects Had For Dinner

As any <i>CSI</i> enthusiast understands, the tiniest details can help forensic scientists figure out how and when people died. These days, investigators are taking advantage of information about microbes that live on human bodies and the insects that come to feed on corpses to crack cases.<p>Entomologist …

View to a kill: Helmet-wearing hawk films its own hunting tactics

This helmeted hawk may look ready for battle, but she's actually about to do some serious science. Researchers who strapped a camera to a goshawk's head have discovered that these birds of prey use a clever strategy to try to snag their fleet-footed meals.<p>The findings, described in the Journal of …

Northern California

This Former Michael Vick Pit Bull Has Cancer, But His New Life Has Been Nothing Short Of Amazing

This is Hector the pit bull, a former Michael Vick dog, who lived the first couple of years of life in hell and the seven after proving -- over and over and over -- that dogs rescued out of fighting deserve the very best this world has to offer.<p><i>Hector's owners put this picture up on Hector's</i> …

Recipes for Beauty: Blueberries

For me, blueberry picking will always be synonymous with summer. My family would drive out to a nearby farm and my sister and I would run between the …

Skin Care

4 Ways to Reap the Many Beauty Rewards of Greek Yogurt

We are living in the age of yogurt. From the fro-yo phenomenon to the biggest Greek “culture” (ahem) revival since the Parthenon, seemingly no one …

Grilled Zucchini and Summer Squash with Yogurt Cumin Sauce

<i>Grilled zucchini and summer squash are served with a cumin yogurt sauce in this light summer side.</i><p>I hope you’ll try these grilled vegetables with …

Gluten-Free Breakfast Recipes (PHOTOS)

People become gluten-free for different reasons. Some have an allergy to gluten and have no other option; for others it's with a deliberate intention of eating healthier. One thing for sure, the number of people who follow a gluten-free diet has been on the rise, which means so have the amount of …

6 Summer Salads You'll Actually Crave

<b>1. Black Bean, Corn & Avocado Salad with Chipotle-Honey Vinaigrette</b><p>With black beans, sweet corn, crisp bell peppers and creamy avocado, this is one of those crowd-pleasing, make-ahead recipes that everyone loves. You can serve it as a side dish, salad or dip. The vinaigrette is similar to the …

Rise and Shine: 10 Steps to Becoming a Morning Person

In the perfect world we would all be morning people. We would wake up calm, refreshed and ready to tackle the day. But this isn't a perfect world, and many of us have hectic morning routines that are considered a success only if we're able to make it to work on time and with no coffee stains on our …

Squeeze Bottles: A Gamechanger for the Home Kitchen

You should be using squeeze bottles at home. Here's why.<p>Plastic squeeze bottles are standard issue in restaurant kitchens, where chefs use them to keep sauces, cooking oils, and dressings within arm’s reach. This is one of those pro tools that works just as well at home. In the <i>BA</i> Test Kitchen, we …

Kitchens