Krizia Balatico

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Allergic to light: What's it like to live in the dark

The author Anna Lyndsey has a rare and extreme sensitivity to light, but as she reveals, life for her is not all gloom and doom<p>It’s St Valentine’s Day. Pete and I are walking through twilit woods, and we are suddenly surrounded by owls. Loud, vibrant hooting comes from every side, each voice among …

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Solar eclipses caused by Earth

Don’t miss these images of eclipses of the sun caused by Earth, taken by various spacecraft on the moon, orbiting the moon, or returning from the …

Sea Turtles Test Urban Waters In Southern California 'Jacuzzi'

The green sea turtle typically lives in tropical waters, like the shores of Mexico or Hawaii.<p>But recently, scientists have discovered a population swimming year-round in a river just south of Los Angeles. It's the northernmost group of these turtles known to science.<p>Visit the 3-mile stretch of the …

Turtle extinction event bodes ill for our waterways

A number of distressed and dead turtles were found by canoeists in the Bellinger River on the north coast of New South Wales on Wednesday February 18 …

A Vanishing Island, an Alien Mudball, and the Search for Life on Enceladus

<i>Last week, the Lunar and Planetary Science Conference brought more than 1,700 scientists to The Woodlands, Texas. Through presentations and poster sessions, many of the solar system’s worlds briefly had a chance to shine — even the little ones, like comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko, dwarf planet</i> …

9 Ways to Eat Better Without Really Trying

Related story: <b><br>This Fast-Food-Loving, Organics-Hating Ivy League Prof Will Trick You Into Eating Better</b>Willpower not your strong suit? No problem, …

Food

17 of Our Favorite Fried Chicken Recipes

These 17 recipes for fried chicken are so crispy, so juicy, so flat-out tasty, you won’t believe you made it yourself.<p>Put on an apron, grab a cast-iron skillet, and prepare to fry up chicken so crispy, so juicy, so flat-out tasty, you won’t believe you made it yourself.

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Mystery of the 'vampire crabs' solved

Scientists had to follow a trailer of crab collectors to dealers to people gathering and selling the crabs to determine where the crabs …

Amazing Views From This Morning's Total Solar Eclipse

One of our writers went all the way to the remote Faroe Islands to get the best view of the event<p>Much of Europe--along with some of North Africa and the Middle East--awoke to a stunning solar eclipse this morning. The rare event drew diehard eclipse chasers and researchers to the two remote areas …

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Never, Ever Interrupt Mating Giant Tortoises

Changing Planet<p>Run like shell. (Photo by Neil Gelinas)<p>At 183 years old, Jonathan the Aldabra tortoise is the oldest known living animal in the world, and I’ve just had an unexpected encounter with one of his younger relatives here on Assumption Island.<p>I’ve come as leader of the National Geographic …