Meg Clancy

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What Does A College Degree Mean Now?

When I was a little kid, my mom used to tell us stories about growing up on the south side of Chicago in the 1930s and 40s. I used to think “Man! I can’t believe my mom watched a guy in a horse-drawn carriage come down the street selling blocks of ice.” To me, like every kid, it seemed like my mom …

College & University

What Your Gas Is Trying to Tell You About Your Health

“Bacteria ferments food that we’ve eaten," explains Rebekah Gross, M.D., a gastroenterologist at the Joan H. Tisch Center for Women’s Health at NYU Langone Medical Center. "That can happen down in the colon, but some colon bacteria can make its way into the small intestine." This is called small …

14 Foods You Should NEVER Eat

We polled some of those insiders—people who know the business and work daily to evict pesticides, genetically modified organisms, animal cruelty, social injustice, and unhealthy foods from the food supply—to find out what they know about the dark side of "convenience" foods. Take note so you can …

This Is What Top Nutritionists Actually Eat at Home

<i>Take it from nutritionist Sarah-Jane Blackwell, RD, of Self: these eight easy dinners are diet-approved.</i><p>Registered dietitians like me have nutrition training. We complete our schooling, 1,200 supervised practice hours, and a national board examination to become certified. However, we're just like …

9 Myths About Dog Food And Nutrition Debunked | Page 5 of 5

<b>8. Avoid Changing the Brand of Food You Feed Your Dog</b><p>Keep in mind that variety is just as important for dogs as it is for people. As long as you are …

Your European Vacation Just Got Cheaper: 8 Ways to Explore a Now-Cheaper Europe

<i>Enjoy Europe for less now!</i><p>You know what's the best thing when you're a budget-conscious traveler? When something happens that makes your entire trip cheaper, without you having to change a single thing on your itinerary. That something, in this case, is a steep drop in the value of the euro, making …

Zoo Zurich Welcomes New Guanaco

In late December, Zoo Zurich welcomed the arrival of a newborn male Guanaco, named ‘Omar’.<p>Photo Credits: Zoo Zurich/Enzo Franchini<p>Wild relatives of …

Habitats

Wormhole to another galaxy may exist at the centre of our Milky Way, astrophysicist claims

A giant wormhole could be sitting somewhere within our Milky Way galaxy – a cosmic doorway waiting to take us to distant places in the Universe.<p>Just …

When Nature And Geometry Collide, These Photos Get Surreal

David Copithorne takes photos of classic subjects, mountains, beaches, street scenes, and then edits them to add floating geometric shapes which reflect the images around them, or twisting them into fractals-like forms. He uses Photoshop CS6 to create his work, and says he came upon his techniques …

A 200-year life is a fate worse than death

Scientists have discovered the genes that give bowhead whales a 200-year lifespan. But who wants to live that long?<p>In <i>The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy</i>, Marvin the robot is left outside the time machine and has to wait for millions of years while his friends travel through millennia in an …

Whales