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Brisket-and-Black Bean Chili with Cilantro-Lime Crema Recipe

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Stir together first 5 ingredients in a small bowl. Toss spice mixture with brisket cubes until well coated.<p>Step 2<p>Heat 2 …

Cooking

Avocado Egg-in-a-Hole Is the Breakfast Frankensandwich You Deserve

First came the egg-in-a-hole; second came a baked egg in avocado. Now, there’s the avocado-egg-in-a-hole, a mishmash of both creations. When making …

Breakfast

Evidence Mounts That Germs May Cause Alzheimer's

In the end it will be microbes—bacteria, viruses and fungus—found to be at the root of all disease and aging, and specifically Alzheimer’s, contends geneticist Dr. Rudolph “Rudy” Emile Tanzi.<p>“The two biggest threats to healthy aging have had to do with dealing with infection,” said Tanzi, who …

Dementia

10 Common Foods That Are Worse for Your Body Than Sugar

While we know everyone has a varying understanding of what's healthy and what's not—and it's clear all food affects each body differently—there a few …

Nutrition

Recipe: Garlic Butter Steak and Potatoes — Recipes from The Kitchn

When you're hankering for a classic steak and potatoes dinner, this one-skillet dish fits the bill perfectly. What makes it extra special is the …

Recipes

The 5 Best Exercises at the Gym, According to Personal Trainers

Don’t hit the weight room again until these are on your to-do list.<p>Maybe you're new to working out. Maybe you've been working out for so long that you just realized you've been doing the <i>same six exercises</i> for the last three years. Or perhaps you were recently engaged in some next-level TRX workout …

10 Garden Ideas to Steal from Portugal

Portugal’s gardens are a lesson in Europe’s long history of conquest. The Roman and Moorish invaders who descended centuries ago on the sunny Iberian …

The 10 Healthiest, All-natural Nut and Seed Butters

If spooning Jif from the jar was your favorite childhood pastime and current adulthood indulgence, you’re in good company. But when it comes to nut …

'Solo: A Star Wars Story' Bombs With $150M Global Debut

Walt Disney and Lucasfilm’s <i>Solo: A Star Wars Story</i> performed at near-worst-case scenario levels this Memorial Day weekend. The film opened with a soft-ish $35.6 million on Friday, including $14m in Thursday previews, before comparatively cratering over the holiday for an $84.7m Fri-Sun and …

Star Wars

Chocolate-Avocado Pudding With Coconut Peanut Butter Whip

Plant lovers rejoice—this vegan pudding delivers ultra-creamy lusciousness with absolutely <i>zero</i> dairy.<p>Buttery avocado provides silky texture, while …

How tattoos can sabotage your love life

When it comes to finding somebody special, Kristel Oreto’s body art can be an issue.<p>“When I see a cute guy, I would love to just be able to say, …

Looking To Heal Your Gut & Avoid Inflammation? Avoid These 11 Foods

<i>Dr. Steven Gundry made waves in 2017 when he released</i> The Plant Paradox<i>, a book that made the assertion that some of the health world’s favorite</i> …

Was There a Civilization On Earth Before Humans?

A look at the available evidence<p>It only took five minutes for Gavin Schmidt to out-speculate me.<p>Schmidt is the director of NASA’s Goddard Institute for Space Studies (a.k.a. GISS) a world-class climate-science facility. One day last year, I came to GISS with a far-out proposal. In my work as an …

Earth Science

The guns debate is a culture war. And young people will win it | Jessica Valenti

This is a fight between a young, diverse, feminist generation against an old, white, male minority desperate to hang on to power<p>Young activists raised on social media and memes were bound to come up with the best protest signs. At the March for Our Lives, and the national school walkout earlier …

Feminism

Pooping: Not All Animals Are Created Equal

Have you ever stopped to appreciate your anus? Laugh all you want, but this bodily orifice is a highly evolved engineering marvel, and it's hard to …

An insider explains how rural Christian white America has a dark and terrifying underbelly

As the election of Donald Trump is being sorted out, a common theme keeps cropping up from all sides: “Democrats failed to understand white, …

Something huge and hard went into Uranus and it got very messy

In the distant past, Uranus took an absolute pounding, say researchers, without even cracking a smile.<p>My isn’t Uranus full of surprises?<p>Researchers …

Moore, Trump and the Right’s New Religion

I have lived my whole life with a Republican Party with which I disagreed, but at least understood.<p>The first election I can remember was the presidential election of 1980. I was 10 years old. I didn’t know much about politics or party platforms. I only knew that the former peanut-farmer president, …

Donald Trump

A Woman Has Suffered a Clinical Broken Heart After The Death of Her Dog

Heartbreak can be deadly.<p>Joanie Simpson woke early one morning with a terrible backache. Her chest started hurting when she turned over.<p>Within 20 …

A Strict Diet of Potato, Meat And Cereal Made a Boy Go Blind

Brb, buying carrots.<p>There may not be much truth to the old folk wisdom that carrots make your eyesight better, but it turns out that not eating your …

Vision Loss

Scientists Just Made The First Quantum-Encrypted International Video Call

The future is here.<p>President Chunli Bai of the Chinese Academy of Sciences in Beijing had a meeting yesterday with President Anton Zeilinger of the …

A Stanford psychologist on the art of avoiding assholes

"Not giving a shit takes the wind out of an asshole's sails."<p>The world is full of assholes. Wherever you live, whatever you do, odds are you’re surrounded by assholes. The question is, what to do about it?<p>Robert Sutton, a psychology professor at Stanford University, has stepped up to answer this …

Physiology

8 body-language tricks that are hard to master but will pay off forever

As Ursula the sea witch famously said, "Don't underestimate the importance of body language."<p>Some tricks, like remembering to smile, are easy to …

Body Language

6 sex positions to take your orgasms to the next level

Switch. It. Up.<p>Want to take your sex positions and orgasms to the next level? Try these six sex positions from Cosmo's Sexy Sutra: 101 Epic Sex Positions which is out now (Chronicle Books). They can obvs be done with a male or male-bodied partner, or a partner of any gender identity wearing a …

Sausages

I've managed hundreds of recruiters, and I can tell you they're looking for 4 things on your résumé

Some people just cut and paste their job descriptions into a document. Others list all their duties, their impact and make sure it is laid out meticulously.<p>Still others write a (slightly fictional) masterpiece that embellishes all of their best traits. No matter where you fall on that spectrum — …

Employment

Trump’s global vision is a nightmare. The UN has to act | Mark Seddon

For the sake of world peace and security, António Guterres must stand up to this narcissistic bully<p>The presidential cavalcades have departed Manhattan. But the aftershocks of Donald Trump’s speech to the UN general assembly still reverberate. “You can be sure of one thing,” a veteran UN official …

7 Ways People Will Hold You Back--If You Let Them

Don't allow anyone to make you feel less than you are.<p>Think about the people you've encountered throughout your professional life. There's probably a range, with some who have gone out of their way to help you learn and grow, others who may have helped a bit when it wasn't too much trouble, and …

Nanomachines that drill into cancer cells killing them in just 60 seconds developed by scientists

Nanomachines which can drill into cancer cells, killing them in just 60 seconds, have been developed by scientists.<p>The tiny spinning molecules are driven by light, and spin so quickly that they can burrow their way through cell linings when activated.<p>In one test conducted at Durham University the …

Cancer Cells

15 common social quirks that make you less likable

All it takes is nixing some of your less-than-desirable social quirks.<p>With the help of some Quora users and social psychology research, we were able to identify 14 social behaviors that could make you less likable.<p>You'd be well-advised to avoid these:

Self-help