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Republicans and Russian hackers have made Hillary Clinton the most transparent candidate in history

And Donald Trump is the least.<p>Hillary Clinton — by law, by circumstance, by accident, and by dint of Russian hackers — is the most transparent presidential candidate in modern history. And Donald Trump is the least.<p>“Clinton has a reputation for secretiveness, and yet she has a robust public record …

Chill with the Pie, Here are 5 New Desserts You Should Try for Thanksgiving This Year

Okay, hear me out: Pie is wonderful. While pumpkin, pecan, and apple pie can certainly have a place on the Thanksgiving menu (there's plenty of …

Baking

The Secret To Becoming Unbearably Attractive

<i>This post was originally published on Techealthiest as part of Healthy Narcissism Month.</i><p>People obsess way too much about the physical changes needed to become more attractive to others.<p>I'm not saying that eating right and exercising aren't important. It's just that there are other minor changes …

Vegan Meal Plan: A Week of Delicious Breakfasts, Lunches, and Dinners

When Kenji launched this year's Vegan Experience, reader Double_J left a comment requesting a little help mapping out what a week of vegan eating looks like. Well, Double_J, your wish is our command. Below, you'll find a meal plan for each day, including hearty breakfasts, lunches, snacks, and …

Stop these now! 10 common mistakes that slow down your metabolism

Your metabolism determines your health status. It’s the capability of body to break down molecules to produce energy. Many of us ignore our …

Low B12 seen in aging, autism and schizophrenia

The brains of the elderly and younger people with autism and schizophrenia may share a common link: Both have low levels of vitamin B12, researchers say.<p>The facts that blood levels of B12 do not always mirror brain levels of the vitamin, and that brain levels decrease more over the years than blood …

The Only 7 Gym Machines Worth Using

Despite the fact that kettlebells and bodyweight workouts might win the gym popularity contest right now, fitness pros agree: Not only are exercise …

Workouts

I Had a Daughter With Microcephaly at 26. Then My Second Daughter Had It Too.

Though she still can't track the cause, this inspirational mother of three feels "deeply blessed" to have two daughters with microcephaly.<p>Gwen Hartley, a stay-at-home mom based near Wichita, Kansas, had no reason to think she was at risk to bear an unhealthy child. She was 26, she already had a …

Top 15 Muscle Nutrition Facts You Must Know by Heart

There’s a lot of information about nutrition out there but since it’s a very rapidly changing field of science, a lot of that information becomes …

Nutrition

Why Eating Less Won't Help You Lose Weight in the Long Run

Is cutting back on food hampering your body's ability to lose body fat?<p>How many people do you know who starve themselves with the aim of lowering …

According to science, our dogs love us more than our cats

For a cat lover such as myself, this is terrible news: According to research conducted by scientists for BBC’s documentary <i>Cats vs. Dogs</i>, our canine …

Heartbreaking pictures show mother kangaroo reaching for joey one last time before dying in male companion's arms

A mother kangaroo has been captured reaching out to cuddle her joey one last time before she died.<p>The photographer, Evan Switzer, captured the moment on a bushland property in River Heads, Queensland, Australia.<p>He noticed what was going on while he was on a walk on the property on Monday …

Kangaroo

Supersonic 'Skreemr' Jet Could Go From NYC To London In 30 Minutes

If this thing ever really gets airborne, you could get over the pond in no time.<p>The Skreemr supersonic jet concept could be the passenger airliner of the future, making the Atlantic seem more like a lake than an ocean. If this wild creation ever gets off the drawing board, that is.<p>Designer Charles …

Netflix Has Thousands of Secret Movie Categories You Can Only Access with This Hack

Oh hello, "Critically Acclaimed Romantic Dramas from the 1980s."<p>You know that horrible, rug-pulled-out-from-under-you, life-spinning-out-of-control feeling when you've poured the wine and settled into the couch and opened the Netflix...and realized there's nothing you want to watch? It's all okay …

Does this woman hold the key to your weight loss?

Looking at Jeannette Hyde today - tall, slim and radiating good health - it’s hard to believe that 11 years ago she was in the grip of a breakdown that left her exhausted, burnt out and barely able to function. 'I woke up one morning and I couldn’t move my neck. The level of pain was off the scale, …

Wellness

I Was 17 When My Boyfriend Sold Me for Sex

I went from being abused and hopeless to crafting a law to protect other child sex trafficking victims.<p>Growing up, I was an adventurous, fun-loving kid. I did well in school, was on the track, basketball, and swimming teams, and pretty popular. But after I moved from Iowa to Georgia at age 17, I …

Why women are smarter than men

Trying to compare intelligence and gender doesn't typically yield much in the way of productive discussion, but sometimes research comes along that's worth opening this particular can of worms.<p>Decades of research show unequivocally that men and women are equal in general intelligence (IQ), but that …

Emotional Intelligence

NASA satellite images: Which are the most polluted countries in the world?

<b>(CNN) —</b> The United States and Europe are among the world's largest emitters of nitrogen dioxide -- but both have also shown the most dramatic reductions in these emissions between 2005 and 2014, according to new global NASA satellite maps.<p>Nitrogen dioxide is a yellow-brown gas that is a common …

Pollution

Malala Shuts Down Donald Trump In The Most Elegant Way Possible

"The more you speak about Islam and against all Muslims, the more terrorists we create."<p>Malala Yousafzai offered up a reality check for Donald Trump and any other politician attacking the entire Muslim faith.<p>"The more you speak about Islam and against all Muslims, the more terrorists we create," …

Puppy Who Was Nearly Starved to Death Now Looks Like a Totally Different Dog

A dog who was skeletal when she was found nearly starved to death last year has made an astonishing recovery.<p>The pup, named Angel, was so weak when …

The Insanity of Lyme Disease, Part 1: The Bug That Hijacked My Mind and Body

I sat in my Honda Civic watching people arrive one by one at Lynnet's house, feeling like a stalker. So many other people were showing up, but so far not a single person I knew. <i>You're 27</i>, I told myself. <i>This is no big deal</i>. And then I braced the bottle of wine I had bought for the party as I shifted …