Katie Morley

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Viruses—lots of them—are falling from the sky

An astonishing number of viruses are circulating around the Earth's atmosphere – and falling from it – according to new research from scientists in …

The idea that everything from spoons to stones is conscious is gaining academic credibility

Consciousness permeates reality. Rather than being just a unique feature of human subjective experience, it’s the foundation of the universe, present in every particle and all physical matter.<p>This sounds like easily-dismissible bunkum, but as traditional attempts to explain consciousness continue …

Bad Blood? Why Transfusions from Women May Be Risky for Men

Getting blood from a woman who has ever been pregnant could be risky for men, a new study from the Netherlands suggests.<p>The study, published today …

Medical Research

'Big Chicken': The Medical Mystery That Traced Back To Slaughterhouse Workers

<i>Editor's note: In the 1950s, the U.S. poultry industry began adopting a new process: Acronizing. Ads that ran in women's magazines pictured crisp-skinned whole chicken that tasted "fresh," "wholesome" and "country sweet" thanks to a "revolutionary process which helps maintain freshness in</i> …

World Health Organization

8 Trader Joe's Foods I Always Keep in My Freezer (and the Recipes I Make With Them)

Trader Joe's is like my therapist, my happy place. As soon as I walk in, all my troubles melt away as I feast my eyes on all of TJ's amazing food. I can pick up basics like raw almonds and cashews, dried baby bananas (my new obsession), almond butter, and a bag of baby avocados and never walk away …

Trader Joe's

MacTrast Deals: Ztylus Kamerar Zoom Lens Kit for iPhone 7 Plus

- Jul 2, 2017<p>The Ztylus Kamerar Zoom Lens Kit for iPhone 7 Plus is the first twin lens zoom lens kit solution for the iPhone 7 Plus.<p>Ztylus Kamerar …

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Red sky at night, and other mysteries solved: The science of sunrise and sunset

Is the 'Red Sky at night' saying true? What's the difference between sunrise and sunset? And why does the sky go red in the first place? Jay …

Tip: Eat Rice Without Getting Fat

Check this out. A simple way to reduce rice calories by as much as 50%.<p>Eat More White Rice, Stay Lean<p>White rice has a lot of things going for it. …

20 Fail-Proof Conversation Starters for a Fab First Date

Your date-night makeup is perfect. You’ve got the perfect not-too-chill, not-too-crazy first date planned. You’re hoping this night turns into a second date. But despite all that preparation, the time you’ll spend interacting with each other is still an important variable — one that’s pretty hard …

New frontier in cancer care: Turning blood into living drugs

SEATTLE (AP) — Ken Shefveland's body was swollen with cancer, treatment after treatment failing until doctors gambled on a radical approach: They …

Scientists discover plants have 'brains' that decide when to sprout

Researchers are quickly learning that plants are far more complex than once thought. Not only has it been determined that plants are capable of …

2 Numbers That Will Make You a Better Rower

Would you ever just walk up to a barbell and attempt to lift it without knowing how much weight was on it? Would you just start swinging a kettlebell …

Tip: Burn Fat Faster Than Ever Before

This type of exercise trains your body fat to break down by altering gene expression.<p>We've Known It For At Least 75 Years<p>Here's an excerpt from a …

Harvard Scientists Say This Is the Secret to Making New Friends (Do You Agree?)

As children, we're constantly presented with opportunities to make new friends. From playdates set by our parents to new classmates each year, …

Here's Why Friendships Can Be Even More Important Than Family as We Age

Invest in your friends.<p>Blood is thicker than water, but that doesn't mean our friendships should take a backseat to our family relationships as we …

Science Says Relationships Fail When These Four Things Happen

A new relationship—whether personal or professional—is a lot like buying a new car. Driving it off the lot is pure bliss. And like a car, when a relationship breaks down, it’s overwhelming. A trained eye knows when a car is in trouble. The same is true of relationships, and you can be your own …

Scientists Have Discovered a Brand New Type of Neuron

Meet the "neighbourhood cell".<p>A new type of neuron has been discovered in rats' brains by University of Amsterdam (UvA) researchers that plays a key …

11 Tips From Cross-Country Coaches That You Can Still Use

From motivational mantras to effective training advice, here’s the wisdom that sticks with you.<p>1 of 11<p><b>Anyone can do the first half of a workout.</b><p>“Coach Stan Ziolkowski’s point was that the real benefits—both physical and psychological—came from having the second half of a hard workout be at least as …

Switching off a protein could be key to reduced body fat

Obesity's effects extend all through the body, and the liver is one of the more serious victims. Poor diet can cause fat to build up in the organ, …

International Day of Happiness: Top quotes about happiness and how to find it

With all the war, violence and family strife around the world, happiness is even more in demand and will play a bigger role in the mental health of …

What Your Zodiac Sign Says About Your Dating Life

Apparently it's more than just swipe right, swipe left.<p>Dating, hooking up, hanging out—whatever your approach to relationships, like all things, the stars come into play. Here, astrologer Kelli Fox of TheAstrologer.com reveals the one word to describe your dating style, as well as how you connect …

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100 Quick Weight-Loss Tips

Small, simple changes can lead to major results.<p><i>This article was written by Jenny Sugar and repurposed with permission from POPSUGAR Fitness.</i><p>Losing weight is a journey composed of a million healthy choices we make each day. So keep these 100 tips in mind to continue on that healthy path, little by …

Weight Loss