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These Twice-Baked Sweet Potatoes Are Basically Burritos—But Way Healthier

When I'm at a loss for what to make for dinner, I often turn to Southwestern flavors and ingredients. I know that some combination of black or pinto …

Food

Mexican-Style Pickled Carrots

(Image credit: Joe Lingeman)<p>Meet the spicy pickled carrots that are about to forever change your Taco Tuesday or even just your snack-dinner …

Pastor finds 709-carat diamond in Sierra Leone

The value of the diamond has not yet been determined, but it could easily be worth tens of millions of dollars. So-called "blood diamonds" fueled a …

Astronomers Have Investigated a Weird, Isolated Planet-Like Object

Spoiler: They're still not sure what it is.<p>Back in 2012, astronomers spotted a perplexing isolated object in our galactic neighbourhood - an object …

This Woman Is Said to Rival Einstein, and She's Only 23

Einstein For Millennials<p>At age 14, Sabrina Pasterski walked onto the MIT campus to request notarization of aircraft worthiness for her single-engine …

236 years ago, an astronomer discovered our solar system's 7th planet completely by accident

<b>March 13, 1781</b>. The 7th planet — Uranus — was discovered on this date, completely by accident.<p>British astronomer William Herschel was performing a survey of all stars of at least magnitude 8 — from slightly too faint to see with the eye, in other words. That's when he noticed a very faint object — …

Universe's Largest Structure Caught In The Act Of Forming

Of all the astronomical, bound structures — planets, stars, galaxies, etc. — there’s none larger than a galaxy cluster.<p>The largest ones contain many thousands of times the mass of the Milky Way, both in terms of galaxies and dark matter.<p>The Universe forms a vast cosmic web where filaments …

Universe