Melissa Gardner

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Eat, Drink And Be Scary: 9 Fun Foods For Your Halloween Party

Why should the kids have all the treats this Halloween? Be the <i>Ghostest with the Mostest</i> with these easy gourmet recipes for your Halloween party.<p><b>1. Homemade Caramel Corn</b><p>Halloween and caramel go hand-in-hand, so why not make some homemade caramel corn for your crowd? Surprisingly, you don't need a …

14 Energy Bites Recipes that Taste Just Like Dessert

Put down the store-bought cookies — these energy bites are a better way to satisfy your sweet tooth. Though they boast decadent flavors like apple …

What are the limits of human vision?

From spotting galaxies millions of light years away to perceiving invisible colours, Adam Hadhazy explains why your eyes can do incredible things.<p>Take a look around the room – what do you see? All those colours, the walls, the windows – everything seems so self-evident, just so there. It's weird to …

First Mick Fanning, now this: Whales sneak up on a guy while filming

Whale watching is taken to the next level - and maybe a few levels above that - with this next video. Brad Rich and Tony Flanders were fishing in …

Perfect Chocolate Chip Cookies - Easy No-Mixer Chocolate Chip Cookies

Chocolate Chip Cookies

15 Amazing Sleeping Habits of Animals

Animals don’t have sleeping masks or soothing prerecorded sounds to help them get the sleep they need. They have to make do with what nature and …

20 Indoor Plants for the Small-Space Gardener

All of these beauties are easy to keep alive.<p>If your home wasn't blessed with tons of square footage, that doesn't mean you can't flex your green thumb. All of these plants take up minimal space, require little sun (a <i>must</i> when you only have a few windows to work with), and are basically made for …

Plants

8 Yoga Moves for Stronger Knees

Yoga can be daunting for those with knee problems. Unfortunately, that’s a lot of us, myself included. Below are the yoga poses I used to strengthen …

22 Things You Can Make In Your Waffle Iron

Let's not beat around the brunch: Waffles are God's gift to carb lovers everywhere.<p>But did you know there are actually plenty of other foods you can make with your prized waffle iron? Here, 22 fresh ways to use what your aunt Patricia gave ya. (It was on your registry, after all.)<p><b>Cinnamon Rolls</b><p>Use …

5 Exercises You Should Be Doing Way More Of

Get the max from your gym time—without adding more reps or more minutes<p>You're all about multitasking when it comes to your job, your to-do list, and even your free time (seriously, who <i>just</i> watches TV these days?). So why shouldn't your workout—and your body—benefit from the same smart shortcuts? …

Muscle

11 Ways to Maximize Kitchen Cabinet Space

In theory, small kitchens are cute, cozy and warm, and perfect for whipping up quick dinners while never having to reach too far for anything. In reality, they can be kind of a hassle. Luckily, with a few hacks, tips and DIY projects, you can be well on your way to a perfectly efficient space …

Kitchens

Fighting hippos, flamingoes in the Great Rift Valley and a snow leopard in Himalayas feature in this week’s pick of images from the natural world

Wildlife

15 Scientific Facts That Will Warm Your Cold, Dead, Heart

The world’s pretty alright sometimes.

The 9 Worst Breakfasts for Your Waistline

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28 Things You Should Learn To Make If You Love Chinese Food

Your taste buds deserve so much more than orange chicken and fried rice.

A Glimpse Inside Hawaii's 'Forbidden Island'

Secluded and untouched.<p>When the sun sets over Kauai's Kekaha Beach on an especially clear night, a tall, silhouetted tract of land emerges west of the Hawaiian islands, toward the horizon.<p>For most of the state’s residents, that’s the only way to see the island of Niihau.<p>It's known as "The Forbidden …

Using four years’ worth of data from the Kepler space telescope, researchers announce the new exoplanet along with 12 possible ‘habitable’ others<p>Scientists on the hunt for extraterrestrial life have discovered “the closest twin to Earth” outside the solar system, Nasa announced on Thursday.<p>Working …

Astronomy

NASA photos of Earth: Comparing the planet 1972 to 2015

The 1972 "Blue Marble" photo of Earth offered a previously unseen view of the world: A single image of the planet lit by the sun. In an instant, the image became iconic.<p>Since that time, many satellite photos of Earth have been taken in different ways and from different views. Usually, because the …

Bruce Rauner

Adobe patches critical security flaws in Flash

Adobe has issued an update to its Flash Player plugin for Windows, Mac and Linux, which fixes critical vulnerabilities that made users’ systems susceptible to intrusions.<p>The security flaws were discovered in a leak of security firm Hacking Team’s internal documents and product source code. The news …

Information Security

This black hole outgrew its galaxy

Astronomers have discovered a gigantic black hole – among the most massive black holes ever found – inside a normal-sized galaxy.<p>Astronomers have …

Pluto Is Bigger Than We Thought

Pluto, the small, frozen dwarf planet at the edge of the solar system, has been officially declared the largest known world in its neighborhood. The planet is just one of many icy bodies in the Kuiper Belt, a vast debris ring beyond the orbit of Neptune. There’s been some uncertainty over the last …

Solar System

Pudgy pups win best in show -- could their fame be making your pet fat?

Animals who compete in dog shows are supposed to be exemplars of their breeds, the very ideal of health, strength, beauty and poise.<p>But when a a pair of veterinarians evaluated nearly 1,000 photos of recent competitors at the large Crufts dog show in Britain, they found that more than a quarter …

Recipe of the Day: Grilled Vegetables It just takes a drizzle of olive oil a...

Public<p><p>Recipe of the Day: Grilled Vegetables<p>It just takes a drizzle of olive oil and balsamic vinegar, plus a hot grill, for summer's best bounty to …

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Online Life

Summer Triangle and smallest constellations

The Summer Triangle consists of three bright stars – Vega, Deneb and Altair – in three separate constellations. If you can find the Summer Triangle, …

[Infographic] How to Get Fit with the S Health App

There are three major ways we can improve our health: sleep, diet and exercise. It can take longer than we want to see results, so we often give up …

8 Inspiring DIY Ideas for Upcycling Old CDs

Almost everyone can probably admit to having a pile of old CDs and DVDs lying around somewhere. But now that we tend to stream or purchase all of our …

Wall Art

Every New Movie and TV Show You Can Stream on Netflix This Week (July 5 – July 11)

It’s that time of the week again, and BGR is bringing you a roundup of the best new Netflix movies and shows for your streaming pleasure. A lot of …

Entertainment