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How to get a six-pack in six weeks

If you’re looking to get a six-pack by July Fourth, you’ll need to start now. It takes six weeks with the right exercise — and food.<p>“The key to …

How to Be More Productive and Eliminate Time-Wasting Activities by Using the 'Eisenhower Box'

Dwight Eisenhower lived one of the most productive lives you can imagine.<p>Eisenhower was the 34th president of the United States, serving two terms from 1953 to 1961. During his time in office, he launched programs that directly led to the development of the Interstate Highway System in the United …

Nurse Confessions: Don’t Get Sick in July

A secret look inside how America’s health care system actually works.<p>Welcome to the land of health care’s 1 percent. During the four years I spent interviewing and following nurses for my book, I was continually astonished by the red carpet some hospitals rolled out for certain classes of patients. …

Minecraft videos - why are they so addictive?

<b>Minecraft, the online world that most parents simply don't understand, is now officially the most watched game of all time on YouTube.</b><p>According to the video-sharing site, the game that allows children to build worlds made out of blocks - a bit like Lego - has also become the most searched-for term, …

A Chinese Mathematician Perfected A Strategy For Winning Rock-Paper-Scissors

It doesn't matter what's at stake - nobody wants to lose Rock-Paper-Scissors. Now a mathematician has cracked the code. Watch, listen, and dominate.<p><i>Produced By Matt Johnston.</i><p><b>Follow BI Video: On Facebook</b>

You Were Born Under These Stars: How to embroider a star map for your baby

This tutorial will help you make a sweet project that looks great and sparks many memories for Mummies and Daddies of the day they became a family or …

Winter Wedding Wreath DIY

With the holiday season in full swing, I know so many of us are looking for easy and beautiful ideas to decorate our homes with. Wreaths are …

Scientists Find Unprecedented Black Hole

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>Scientists have discovered a "fast and furious" super-powered small black hole, the first that …

Ten Examples of Welfare for the Rich and Corporations

Here are the top 10 examples of corporate welfare and welfare for the rich. There are actually thousands of tax breaks and subsidies for the rich and corporations provided by federal, state and local governments, but these 10 will give a taste.<p>1. State and local subsidies to corporations: An …

WATCH: S.E. Cupp gets an income inequality lesson from Robert Reich

CNN host S.E. Cupp appeared to get more than she bargained for on Wednesday when she pushed back against former Labor Secretary Robert Reich’s …

Trickle-down economics is the greatest broken promise of our lifetime

The richest 85 people in the world have as much wealth as the poorest 3.5 billion – or half the world's entire population – put together. This is the stark headline of a report from Oxfam ahead of the World Economic Forum at Davos. Is there a reason why the world's powerful, gathering at the …

In U.S., 67% Dissatisfied With Income, Wealth Distribution

Democrats and independents are more dissatisfied than Republicans<p>WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Two out of three Americans are dissatisfied with the way income …

Healthful Habits Can Help Induce Sleep Without The Pills

About one-third of American adults say they have problems falling asleep. And prescriptions for sleeping medications are on the rise, with about 4 percent of people using the drugs, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.<p>But sleep specialists say people should exercise caution …

Scientists Say They've Confirmed A New Element

Scientists in Sweden say they have confirmed a new, super-heavy element that was first proposed by Russian scientists in 2004. The element with the atomic number 115 has yet to be named.<p>In a press release, Lund University says a group of international scientists led by physicists from Lund …

Wait, What’s That? The Science Behind Why Your Mind Keeps Wandering

If you’re experiencing an attention deficit, you’re far from alone.<p>Try this: Count your exhalations–1, 2, 3–all the way to 10. See if you can get to 10 without thinking about lunch or laundry or deadlines or dates.<p>Unless you’ve trained your attention, it’ll probably start to wander–which, new …

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What’s Really Behind the Ever-Rising Cost of Raising a Child in America

It's never been more expensive to have kids. But it's never been cheaper to clothe and feed them, as well. So what's getting more expensive?<p>Much was made last week of a recent study on the cost of child-rearing by economist Mark Lino at the U.S. Department of Agriculture. The total cost of raising …

Eggplant, Mozzarella, and Saffron Rice Bake

8 Servings<p>This baked eggplant and saffron rice recipe is blanketed in layers of mozzarella and Parmesan cheeses—never a bad thing, in our opinion.<p>September 2012Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 tablespoons plus 1 cup olive oil<p>1 medium onion, minced<p>1 cup arborio rice<p>Pinch of saffron<p>1/4 cup dry white wine<p>1 cup …

Eggplant au Poivre

4 Servings<p>Prep Time: 40 min<p>Total Time: 40 min<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 large eggplants (about 2 lb.), trimmed, halved lengthwise<p>Kosher salt<p>3 teaspoons freshly cracked black pepper, divided<p>5 tablespoons olive oil, divided<p>2 lemons, halved<p>1 small shallot, minced, divided<p>1 medium garlic clove, minced<p>1/4 cup …

Eggplant with Bacon Miso

4 Servings<p>Serve this rich, glazed eggplant as a starter, or with rice and a simply prepared piece of fish for a main course.<p>June 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 slice thick-cut bacon, finely chopped<p>1/3 cup white miso (fermented soybean paste)<p>3 tablespoons mirin (sweet Japanese rice wine)<p>4 Japanese or Chinese …

Fast and Spicy Chicken Noodle Soup

Servings<p>Reheating the chicken in broth magnifies the flavors of both, and because you’re using rice noodles, the soup won’t get cloudy or starchy. And if it’s a cold you’re fighting, jalapeño and sriracha will help clear those sinuses.<p>July 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>Cooked shredded chicken<p>Cooked …

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Peach, Blueberry + Basil Crisp

Fresh Peach, Blueberry + Basil Crisp.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> June 21, 2013 75<p>This is how I know it’s officially summer.<p>Warm fruit<p>with a crispy topping<p>and melty …

How To Keep A Clean House - 20 Minutes A Day

When I first learned to clean my own place, I thought Saturday had to be an all day clean-a-thon. I didn't really have a concept of how to balance …

How To Propagate Cacti & Succulents

Gardening is one of my favorite hobbies, but it can also be expensive when you start buying lots of plants and pots. What if you could double, …