Leticia Ayala

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100 Books Everyone Should Read Before They Die

Many of the books are 20th century classics or recent bestsellers — the oldest book on the list is Jane Austen's 1813 masterpiece "Pride and Prejudice." It also spans multiple genres, with adult fiction, nonfiction, children's, and young adult novels such as "The Hunger Games" and "Harry Potter" …

Books

Scientists Find Aggressive New HIV Strain

Swedish scientists have identified a new strain of HIV that appears to progress much faster than most previously identified variations of the …

School Districts

'Selfie' named by Oxford Dictionaries as word of 2013

<b>"Selfie" has been named as word of the year by Oxford Dictionaries.</b><p>The word has evolved from a niche social media tag into a mainstream term for a self-portrait photograph, the editors said.<p>Research suggested its frequency in the English language had increased by 17,000% in the last year, they …

Social Media

Facebook fan's challenge to meet 730 friends face-to-face

Youth worker Daniel Shaw will have to meet an average of two friends a day to hit his target<p>A social media fan has set himself a challenge to be reunited with every single one of his 730 Facebook friends in person.<p>Daniel Shaw, 38, has Facebook friends all over the world and has vowed to meet each …

Social Media

New EpiPen law could save lives of schoolkids with severe allergies

When Dr. Sarah Denny's son Liam was a toddler, she gave him soy milk.<p>Liam had been diagnosed with certain food allergies, but had drunk soy milk about 200 times with no problems, Denny said.<p>But on this particular morning, he started coughing and vomiting, and within a minute, he was …

Food Allergies

Found: A Receptor For The Smell Of Rotting Flesh

It's in zebrafish, and it could help us learn more about our own smell aversion<p>The striped zebrafish is a popular pet, not uncommon in aquariums. But it may have a lot more in common with pet owners than you might guess by looking at it—humans actually share 70 percent of our genes with the little …

National Academy of Sciences

Federal Brain Science Project Aims To Restore Soldiers' Memory

When President Obama announced his plan to explore the mysteries of the human brain seven months ago, it was long on ambition and short on details.<p>Now some of the details are being sketched in.<p>The BRAIN Initiative will include efforts to restore lost memories in war veterans, create tools that let …

Boost Your Metabolism All Day Long

11 tips that make burning fat easier than ever<p>You may not realize it, but while you're bumming it on the couch catching up on <i>New Girl</i>, your body is working hard to help you burn calories. How is that even possible? Your sweet, sweet metabolism. The cool part: You can speed it up to ensure it's …

Are Your Pics Blue Enough? How to Turn Your Photos Into Instagram ‘Like’ Magnets

Want to get more likes on Instagram? Make sure your images are predominantly blue, spaciously cropped, bright and mildly desaturated.<p>At least those …

Everything You Need to Know about Posing

Looking to learn more about posing your portrait subjects? In this lecture video from B&H Photo and Video wedding photographer Jerry Ghionis shares …