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15 Delicious Breakfast Options Made With Just 3 Ingredients

If you're like us, you have the best intentions of eating a quality, well-balanced breakfast, but then time — or a lack of ingredients — gets the best of you. Luckily, there are plenty of options out there that require minimal ingredients and preparation time. From baked eggs to parfait bowls and …

6 Crafty Uses for Leftover Ramen Seasoning Packets

Sure, you can upgrade a bowl of ramen with a poached egg or slice of cheese if you're feeling fancy, but a true noodle purist will tell you that cup …

Cooking

The amount of space junk around Earth has hit a critical point — and it could jeopardize our space missions

There are almost 30,000 man-made objects orbiting Earth. Many are tiny pieces of rockets and satellites, while others are completely dead satellites not in use anymore. All of them pose risks to other spacecraft and satellites — and as access to space becomes more affordable, the risk of a chain …

Space Exploration

Taste Beyond The Tongue

10 Women With Tons Of Energy Reveal Exactly What They Eat All Day To Feel So Energized

It's tempting to sip a sugary latte in the morning or grab a candy bar when you hit a midday slump. While those sweet treats can give you a quick boost, you'll usually end up crashing—and craving even <i>more</i> sweets. But the right foods can keep you feeling energized all day, without all the ups and …

The 'grudge match' between Obama and Israel 'finally reached its peak'

The US's ambassador to the UN, Samantha Power, abstained from voting on the resolution, which has been perceived as a slight against Israel.<p>"The grudge match" between President Barack Obama and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu "finally reached its peak," said Jonathan Schanzer, a Middle …

Israel

5 momentous military events that took place on Christmas Day

Here's a look at some of the major military events that have fallen on Christmas, a date with a surprisingly rich history.<p><b>1776 — George Washington Crosses The Delaware River</b><p>Important events in both of America's most formative wars — the Revolutionary War and the Civil War — took place on …

Hong Kong

During World War I enemies stopped fighting and celebrated Christmas together

In the midst of war, soldiers laid down their arms to sing Christmas carols, play soccer, and barter with the cigarettes and sweets they'd received in care packages from the nations they served.<p>The event would later be treated in numerous films, documentaries, and books — although often with …

World History

“Flawed individuals will victimize you”: A top FBI profiler’s lessons on extreme narcissists like Trump

There are 130 warning signs of the narcissistic personality. Trump checks off at least 90<p><i>This article originally appeared on AlterNet.</i> <br>I recently spoke with former FBI agent Joe Navarro about Donald Trump. Navarro was one of the FBI’s top profilers, a founding member of their elite Behavioral …

Psychology

These Photos Show How Under-Eating Can Sabotage Your Fitness Goals

Year after year, Australia woman Madalin Frodsham set the same New Year's resolution. She wanted to get fit. Tired of blowing off her healthy lifestyle goals, Frodsham decided 2016 was the year she'd finally commit. So she began Kayla Itsines' high-intensity workout plan and started eating …

U.N. close to sanctions deal to slash North Korea export earnings: diplomats | Reuters

(Reuters) - The U.N. Security Council’s five veto powers are close to approving new sanctions on North Korea to cut the isolated state’s earnings from exports by more than a quarter, principally by targeting its coal exports to China, diplomats said on Friday.<p>North Korean leader Kim Jong Un takes …

North Korea

Five Badass Female Spies Who Deserve Their Own World War II Movie

Psst, Hollywood: Why stop with the fictional operative Marion Cotillard plays in Allied?<p>Writer <b>Steven Knight</b> has said that his new film, <i>Allied</i>, is based on a story about World War II spies that he heard third-hand from an old girlfriend. It could well have been more than an urban legend, though: …

World War II

Apple Walnut Salad Recipe

"Apples, walnuts, and cranberries in a creamy sauce make an excellent side dish for Thanksgiving or Christmas dinners!"<p>Ingredients<p>3/4 cup brown …

Cream Cheese

First Cases Of New, Infectious Fungus Reported In U.S.

If you're tracking emerging infectious agents in the United States, it's time to add a new one to the list.<p>The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has identified 13 cases of a fungal infection first seen in Japan in 2009. The culprit is called Candida auris.<p>The fungus has appeared among …

Public Health

8 fruits and vegetables you should be roasting whole

There is something magical that happens when a fruit or vegetable is cooked whole. The flavors often lost to peeling, chopping, seeding and so on are …

German government approves strict limits on EU migrants claiming benefits

Proposal to stop migrants drawing benefits for five years goes beyond moratorium proposed by David Cameron in UK<p>The German government has approved a draft bill intended to dramatically reduce European Union citizens’ access to the country’s social welfare system.<p>Under the proposed law, EU citizens …

German Politics

Your favorite recipes, converted for the slow-cooker

Sure, it’s only October, but don’t forget: Between now and the holidays, time tends to fly. So if you were planning to make holiday fruitcakes, now’s the time to start. And if you weren’t planning to make them, won’t you reconsider? <b>Kristen Hartke</b> showcases three excellent (and very different) …

Cooking

There is one cure for obesity and one only: eat less. It's that or the fatness epidemic will kill more than Spanish flu

Yesterday was World Obesity Day. But who is to blame for the globe’s current fatness epidemic? I’ll tell you. The culprits are the morally corrupt scientists and politicians who allowed themselves to be manipulated by food suppliers into saying that obesity was due to lack of exercise.<p>They wrongly …

George Washington’s Tent: 5 fascinating facts you didn’t know

It had multiple rooms, for one<p>When most people think of George Washington’s home, they think of Mount Vernon, the iconic 18th-century mansion in Virginia where the first president of the United States lived before and after the American Revolutionary War.<p>But from 1775 to 1783, Washington lived in …

Canada's stolen daughters: Sex traffickers target indigenous Canadians

<b>Winnipeg, Canada (CNN) —</b> As Lauren Chopek painfully details her story, she does so with the reticence of a survivor, as if somehow remaining silent would have been better.<p>"I used to blame myself for everything. But, like I, I would say I let them do that to me. I am dirty. It's my fault," says …

Canada

Add Instant Ramen To The List Of Foods That Can Kill You

Are those cheap lunches worth a heart attack?<p>While we’re on the topic of foods that are the worst for your health, let’s talk ramen.<p>If your diet is heavy on instant noodles, then perhaps you’re not in the best shape anyway, but a study shows that even the occasional ramen dabbler might be heading …

What Happens When you Drink Apple Cider Vinegar and Honey on an Empty Stomach in the Morning

We have already heard about healthy recipes containing apple cider vinegar and honey use. These drinks will undoubtedly do wonders for your health …

2. Mao Zedong

Chairman Mao, as he is known to most of the world, was the leader of the Chinese Communist Party and the People€™s Republic of China, which he ruled …

China

Suspect arrested in fatal shooting outside Alabama dance hall | Reuters

(Reuters) - A man was arrested on Saturday in connection with a shooting outside an Alabama dance hall that killed three people and wounded one, officials said.<p>Tarabien Cobb, 33, was taken into custody with the assistance of officers from the U.S. Marshal Service after the shooting at about 2 a.m. …

Dance Hall

You Can Play Classic Midway Arcade Games in this New Lego Dimensions Level Pack

Has there ever been a video game that appeals to as many fan bases as <i>Lego Dimensions</i> does? Through add-on level packs, fans of everything from</i> …

Fossilised flower is beautiful, deadly and new to science

Encased in amber for up to 30 million years, Strychnos electri is a member of the asterid family which include potatoes, coffee, strychnine and curare<p>It is beautiful, deadly and new to science. And if that is not enough, it has been fossilised in amber for perhaps 30 million years.<p><i>Strychnos …

Paleontology

Amazing Video Reveals Why Roaches Are So Hard to Squish

Have you ever stomped a roach, just to have it skitter away unscathed?* Or seen one disappear into an impossibly small crack?<p>Now scientists have figured out how they do that, and the results are terrifying.<p>The American cockroach (<i>Periplaneta americana</i>, aka “the big ones”) can squeeze through a …

How to Use Cast Iron on the Grill

When it comes to cookware for your smoker or grill, cast iron rocks. From its tough black look to its wrist-bending heft. There's its primal connection to past generations of live-fire hearth masters. And last but not least, its versatility. With a well-seasoned piece of cast iron, you can sear, …

BBQ

Are Mussels the New Honeybees?

Researchers have launched a new effort to monitor the briny bivalves, which could be as important to life underwater as honeybees are to life …

Bees

Why You Should Be Microwaving Lemons

If you're anything like us, it takes you about four lemons just to get the stupid half cup of juice your marinade calls for. Here's an easier way to get more from less.<p><b>What you need:</b> A microwave<p><b>What you do:</b> Pop a lemon in for 15 to 20 seconds, then remove it and let it cool for about a minute …

Food