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9 questions to ask yourself if you want to be successful at work and in life

A NASA mission reached Pluto last week, beaming back stunning imagery of the distant planet. Brian Acton and Jam Koum, who founded WhatsApp in 2009, sold their startup to Google for $19 billion just five years later.<p>Easton LaChapelle built a robotic hand out of legos and fishing wire in his bedroom …

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Why Micronutrient Deficiency Is a Macro-Problem

When we think about food, most of us are mulling over what nutritionists call macronutrients: proteins, lipids, and carbohydrates—respectively, the prime constituents of T-bone steak, butter, and spaghetti. What with close to a billion people in the world suffering from hunger, macronutrients are …

SF's Hottest Trainer 2015: Nini Gueco of Avant-Barre, Contestant #1

Nini Gueco is a trained dancer in ballet, modern and jazz, as well as an experienced instructor for one of the original barre studios. So launching her own dance-inspired fitness company was the logical next step in this San Francisco original's career. The new biz idea was clearly on point, as …

8 'Piece of Cake' Cakes

These cakes may look complicated, but they're surprisingly easy to make.<p><b>1. Tres Leches Cake with Dulce de Leche Glaze</b><p>Popular in Latin America, <i>Tres Leches Cake</i> is a light and fluffy cake soaked with a mixture of three milks: sweetened condensed milk, evaporated milk and heavy cream. In this version, …

Learn About 13 World Sandwich Styles in Under 3 Minutes

Sandwiches: the universal world cuisine. In this video, the filmmakers behind Food, People, Places artfully assemble thirteen sliced bread creations from around the world in less than three minutes, from the lunchbox-ready PB & J to South Africa's french fry-filled Gatsby. Check it out. Then go …

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6 Easy Weeknight Dinners the Whole Family Will Love

Is your dinner rotation getting a little <i>too</i> routine? These easy weeknight meals will become fast family favorites.<p><b>1. Easy Thai Shrimp Curry</b><p>With just a few essentials in your pantry -- like Thai green curry paste and coconut milk -- you're never more than 25 minutes away from this delicious meal, …

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Biological weapons and designer babies: 15 years of decoding humanity’s DNA

On 26th June 2000, the Human Genome Project announced that they had a sequence of the human genome. Here’s how our understanding of DNA has changed the world since<p>15 years ago, President Bill Clinton and Prime Minster Tony Blair announced that humanity’s code was definitively cracked: scientists …

How learning about this animal changes brains - Futurity

Researchers taught people about unfamiliar animals while conducting fMRI imaging. The findings suggest everyone's brain shares a "filing system."

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10 Places to Beat the Summer Heat!

Highs in the 60s and 70s? Lows in the 40s and 50s? With the summer heat soaring, those temperatures may sound too good to be true. But when the …

Why food labels are wrong about calories

Food labels say how many calories a food contains. But what they don’t tell you is how many calories you actually get out of your food.<p>Food labels …

Can You Draw On the Perfect Eyebrows? Watch Carly Severn Create the Ultimate Faux Set

When <b>Carly Severn</b> lost her hair to alopecia at the age of nineteen, she took a precautionary measure: Knowing her eyebrows were probably next, she began searching for online tutorials on how to draw a believable set. “I thought it was better to be prepared,” says Severn—who was surprised when she …