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Stephen Hawking's Voice Will Be Beamed Into Black Hole During Final Send-Off

“It is a message of peace and hope, about unity and the need for us to live together in harmony on this planet.”<p>LONDON, June 15 (Reuters) - The voice of Stephen Hawking will be beamed into space in a message of peace and hope on Friday, his daughter said, as the British physicist is laid to rest …

Stephen Hawking

What Was Causing a Healthy Older Man to Be Nauseated by Food?

“Dad, you have to come home, right away,” the woman said calmly but insistently on the phone to her 73-year-old father. He and her mother had just embarked on a two-week European vacation with close friends, but he told his daughter that he had never felt this sick. It frightened her that this man, …

Medicine

Crayfish becomes online hero by detaching claw to escape boiling soup

A crayfish who sacrificed its own limb to survive a boiling pot of spicy soup at a restaurant in China has become an online hero.<p>Footage shows the crustacean gripping one of its own claws before detaching it and making a break for freedom, with others inside the pot destined for diners’ plates.<p>The …

Trading

Southern-Style Potato Salad Recipe

This classic potato salad recipe is the quintessential Southern side dish; it often makes an appearance at church potlucks, family celebrations, or …

The 17 Best Foods to Relieve Constipation

About 14% of people experience chronic constipation at some point (1).<p>Symptoms include passing stools less than three times per week, straining, …

13 Books These High Achievers Say Helped Them Get Ahead

These titles foster creativity, self-improvement, and open-mindedness.<p>Reading is good for you in many ways. It fosters creativity, self-improvement and open-mindedness. Researchers even have determined it can help you live longer. Here are popular titles suggested by more than a dozen successful …

Here Are Nearly 1,200 Coursera Courses That Are Still Completely Free

Courses from 166 universities, including Stanford, Georgia Tech, Yale, Duke, and Michigan, are part of the list.<p>Are Coursera courses still free? At Class Central, we get that question so often that I wrote a guide to answer it. Generally speaking, Coursera courses are free to audit but if you want …

Healthy Japanese Recipes for Weeknights

Enjoy Japanese food in the comfort of your own home with these easy and delicious recipes that are perfect for busy weeknights. From soups and …

The 10 most addictive foods and their healthy alternatives

Plus, the 10 least addictive foods...<p>Anyone with a sweet tooth or penchant for carbohydrates will know the struggle of moderation...<p>Someone buys you …

Nutrition

Doctors and a Nutritionist Reveal the Top Foods Responsible for Inflammation

If there's one word that's entered the public consciousness in a big way over the past few years when it comes to understanding our food choices, …

Wellness

Three Ingredient Peanut Butter Cookies Recipe

"This recipe has just 3 ingredients. It's fast, easy and the cookies are wonderful! It's great for kids that are just learning to bake."<p>Ingredients<p>1 …

Madeleine L’Engle’s Christianity was vital to A Wrinkle in Time

The new Disney movie has excised L’Engle’s faith.<p>This week, an adaptation of one of the most banned children’s books of all time, Madeleine L’Engle’s <i>A</i> <i>Wrinkle in Time,</i> will hit movie theaters nationwide. The story follows Meg Murry, a moody but brilliant young girl who travels to another planet …

Books

11 Incredible TV Shows That No One's Talking About

We're bringing the buzz for these unsung gems<p><i>Game of Thrones</i>, <i>Stranger Things</i>, <i>Black Mirror</i>... yadda yadda yadda.<p>If you're looking for some new pub ammo, we recommend checking out these 12 brilliant TV shows and recommending them to all your friends. Talk up these underrated gems and everyone will …

Egg Breakfast Recipes

Packed with nourishment, the egg is one of nature’s perfect foods. One large egg has varying amounts of 13 essential vitamins and minerals all for …

The One Pizza You Should Never Order from Papa Johns, According to a Former Employee

<i>Everyone</i> knows Papa John's infamous tagline. Say it with us: Better ingredients, better pizza, Papa John's. But is this six-worder really true? …

The Easiest Recipes Ever for Lazy Cooks

Raising our blood pressure over a simple meal? That’s just not our style, y’all.<p>Sometimes there simply aren’t enough hours in the day, Keurig K-Cups …

Cockroaches Just Got Even Worse

The family, already 4,500 species strong, just got a nasty new addition.<p>Termites live in a complex, marvelously intricate society made up of kings, …

Biology

The Best Teas for Energy, Stress, Sleep, Digestion, and More

Whether you're dragging your heels, enduring tummy woes, facing a restless night, or feeling frazzled, there's a tea for that. From calming chamomile …

Chicago father charged with murder in "near decapitation" of toddler son

<b>CHICAGO</b> — A 37-year-old Chicago man has been charged with the gruesome murder of his 2-year-old son, reports CBS Chicago.<p>Rolando Ortiz faces one …

Crime

Old-fashioned Meatloaf Recipe

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Melt butter in a medium nonstick skillet over medium heat; add celery and onion, and sauté 7 minutes or just until tender.<p>Step …

The secret for extra fluffy pancakes

I'm the kind of gal that likes both sweet and savory breakfasts, which means that my diner order generally includes both the eggs, bacon, and toast, plus a pancake for good measure.<p>If I'm dining with friends, I always try to convince someone to share. "I'll get the corned-beef hash, you get the …

Dog Breed Guide Is a Hilariously Accurate Representation of 20+ Different Pups

Choosing a canine companion can be a challenge. Different dog breeds each have their own personalities that might mesh perfectly with yours, or the two of you might drive each other crazy. Luckily, illustrator Grace Gogarty, aka Little Tunny, has created a hilariously helpful guide to distinguish …

Pets

You Only Need 5 Ingredients for This Chili Recipe

Everyone has a favorite chili recipe. Maybe it's a family recipe or something at your favorite restaurant in town, but we all have one. Over the …

Brave baby survives open-heart surgery at 1-week old

The worst fear came true for young parents who were told their one-week son had to have open-heart surgery.<p>First-time mother Aimee Roberts was devastated when doctors said her premature son Leo had four congenital heart problems.<p>"It was awful. As soon as I found out I was hysterical," the …

The Only French Fries You Should Make at Home

Let's talk about french fries at home. I haven't ever experienced a french fry from my own kitchen that truly rivals a fast food fry. I've tried …

The impoverished town of Natadradave, home to just 27 families, has become a site of global interest thanks to ‘healing properties’ of its natural pool<p>The crowds begin to gather before dawn, snaking along with dusty backroads of Tailevu district in eastern Fiji, humid jungle pressing at them from …

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