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20 Vegetarian Memorial Day Recipes You'll Want to Make All Summer

Memorial Day weekend may be the celebratory moment you’ve been waiting for to fire up the grill, but it doesn’t have to be all about hot dogs and …

Cooking

Chili Pepper Water Is the Hawaiian Condiment You Need In Your Life

When I went to Hawaii in May, many things were as I expected. The beaches? Insanely gorgeous. The surfers? Very much into surfing. What can I say—I …

Cooking

This Hot Mustard Sauce Is About to Become Your New Favorite Condiment

If you love the spicy mustard that’s often paired with Chinese egg rolls, whip up this tangy, cayenne-spiked mustard sauce. Whisk together this small …

Cooking

Moon walking: Ex-Nasa astronauts describe lunar experience

<b>The last US mission to the Moon, Apollo 17, blasted off shortly before midnight on 7 December 1972. Its crew spent three days on the lunar surface, collecting samples and conducting experiments.</b><p>While China has said it aims to land astronauts on the Moon by the 2030s, in the decades since the Apollo …

Space Science

Why can you see faint stars better if you don't look directly at them?

Rod cells in your eye work better than cone cells in the dark, making them perfect for star gazing.<p>Astronomers call the technique ‘averted vision’, …

Universe

Jupiter’s Moon Europa May Be Top Candidate for Life

A fresh look at old data is giving scientists a new reason to consider Europa, a moon orbiting the planet Jupiter, as a leading candidate in the …

Astronomy

Hawaii volcano lava flow crosses onto geothermal plant's property as more escape routes threatened

A new lava flow spewing from a fissure caused by Hawaii’s Kilauea volcano crossed onto the geothermal plant property and continued its slow advance as officials worry that the molten rock could block more escape routes, trapping residents in several nearby neighborhoods on the Big Island.<p>Lava flow …

Kilauea

Hero climbs building to save toddler dangling from balcony

Incredible footage shows a fearless man scaling a Paris building to save a four-year-old boy dangling from a balcony.<p>The video, filmed in the capital’s 18th Arrondissement, shows him climbing four stories in just seconds to reach the child.<p>He then shimmies across the ledge and hoists the child to …

Fire Fighting

NJ officer seen punching woman in the head during arrest at popular beach; police investigate

Officers involved in a violent scuffle with a 20-year-old woman suspected of underage drinking at a New Jersey beach — an incident caught on video — were “reassigned to administrative duty pending the outcome of a full and thorough investigation,” officials said Sunday.<p>Video of the arrest Saturday …

Crime

Pluto's Demotion Ignores Astronomical History

If Dr. Seuss had been an astronomer, Horton the Elephant (who heard a Who) would have said “a planet's a planet, no matter how small.”<p>Even Pluto.<p>But …

Astronomy

Why You Should Be Eating More Beets

It’s time you gave beets another try.<p>Perhaps because of their decidedly earthy taste and alarmingly red hue, beets haven’t always fared well on the …

Why You Should Stop Peeling Your Veggies ASAP

With farmers’ markets and gardens in full abundance come summertime, you’re probably eating more vegetables. But do you need to take the extra, …

Yes, You Can Make Delicious Desserts on the Grill

Don't let the flames die once you've finished dinner. Keep them going to cook up these delicious grilled desserts to give your al fresco meal a sweet …

These 7 Vegetarian Jackfruit Recipes Are So Good You Won't Even Miss the Meat

We called it back in 2016—the jackfruit is a total superfood, and it's now becoming one of the most popular meat substitutes beloved by vegans, …

Cooking

Grilled Zucchini & Goat Cheese Roll-Ups

Preparation<p>Heat a gas grill to high. Brush both sides of the zucchini strips with olive oil and season with kosher salt. Put the strips on the grill …

Britain's Got Talent fans in tears as they watch Ant McPartlin's final appearance

BRITAIN'S Got Talent fans were left in tears tonight as they watched Ant McPartlin's final appearance in the series.<p>The troubled star's turn in …

Ant McPartlin

2018 May 27 - Coronal Rain on the Sun

<b>Coronal Rain on the Sun</b> <b><br>Video Credit:</b> Solar Dynamics Observatory, SVS, GSFC, NASA; <i>Music:</i> Thunderbolt by Lars Leonhard<p><b>Explanation:</b> Does it rain on the …

Astronomy

All the books Bill Gates has recommended over the last eight years

Bill Gates has become a powerful influence on publishing. An endorsement from the philanthropist and Microsoft cofounder can cause tangible sales spikes, reminiscent of the golden ticket that once came with being picked for Oprah’s book club.<p>So just what does Gates read? Quartz manually compiled …

Books

The easiest way to lucid dream, according to science

In Tibetan Buddhism, the group of tantric techniques known as <i>milam</i> aim to reveal the illusory nature of waking life by having practitioners perform yoga in their dreams. It’s a ritualized version of one of the most mysterious faculties of the human mind: to know that we’re dreaming even while …

Why This Frog’s Poisonous, Inflatable Backside Is Staring at You

This South American frog’s inflatable rear end puts on quite a show for predators.<p>Humans are forever trying to get their rear ends to look either smaller or bigger, but nothing we do—nothing—can make our cabooses as amazing as that of the Cuyaba dwarf frog, or <i>Physalaemus nattereri.</i><p>Yet this frog’s …

Zoology

Why Backers of Intermittent Fasting Believe It Can Slow Aging

"We’re trying to get more productive, more cognitive function, and potentially live longer."<p>At the offices for HVMN, the workplace culture is all …

Holistic Medicine

A NASA astronaut who spent 665 days circling the planet reveals the misery of going to the bathroom in space

NASA astronaut Peggy Whitson sometimes has tears in her eyes when she says she won't be going in to space again.<p>The former International Space Station boss has logged a whopping 665 floating days in space, more than any other American.<p>It's clear from her beaming smile and boisterous, frequent …

Space Exploration

You've Lost Your Job and Your Elite Status. Now What?

Your boss has called you into a conference room on a Friday morning. There was nothing on your calendar so you’re curious what this impromptu meeting …

Fly With Toilet Paper, Says the World's Most Traveled Man

Fred Finn is often called the most traveled man in the world, and he’s got the miles to prove it: He’s racked up 16 million miles, flew on the …

He Was Dying. Antibiotics Weren’t Working. Then Doctors Tried a Forgotten Treatment.

Steffanie Strathdee hunched over her laptop, fretting. She barely noticed the kittens asleep next to her or the serene Buddha figure across the …

The intense storm heading to the mid-Atlantic might become a derecho. Here’s what that means.

Heavy rain, swift wind, and hail are poised to strike Washington, DC, and the mid-Atlantic region.<p>Intense winds, heavy rainfall, and hail are expected to strike the lower mid-Atlantic states, including Washington, DC, and the central Appalachian Mountains, on Monday evening in what could become a …

How to make perfect fried rice (and I mean perfect)

I make really great fried rice. Before you silently judge me for this arrogance, know this: Behind this hubris lies the wisdom of my Chinese in-laws. …

Recipes

If You're Only Going to Eat One Vegetable, a Doctor Says This Should Be It

Eating healthy should be fairly straightforward. But when you consider the number of different diets and health philosophies to choose from, things …

New drone video shows just how terrifying and destructive Hawaii’s ongoing lava flows really are

When Hawaii’s Kilauea volcano erupted on the state’s Big Island earlier this month it started off pretty mild. Initial reports stated that the lava …

This 15-30 minute routine makes your brain healthier, younger, and smarter

“Everything popular is wrong”  —  Oscar Wilde<p>In the book, <i>BLUE ZONES: Lessons for Living Longer From the People Who’ve Lived the Longest</i><i>,</i> author Dan …

Albert Einstein