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10 insanely awesome incredible edible egg hacks

Did you know May is National Egg Month?<p>Eggs may be one of the world's most versatile foods and they are a protein powerhouse, chock full of essential vitamins and minerals.<p>Whether you like 'em poached, roasted, hard boiled, fried, or scrambled, there's always a new egg dish to try.<p>But perfecting …

These scientists studying coral reefs were brought to tears -- but in a good way

As ocean warming continues to trigger widespread destruction of coral reefs, a decade-long study of remote islands in the Central Pacific suggests these biodiversity hot spots may thrive despite the threats posed by an increasingly hotter planet.<p>With many parts of the globe in the grip of a nearly …

Coral Reefs

25 apps for digital nomads

IN THE PAST 3 YEARS, I have already run my business from Lebanon, Indonesia, Morocco, Iran, Kenya, and South Africa. Always on the hunt after a …

The best places to see this weekend's five-way planetary alignment

Keep your eyes on the skies, stargazers! Starting Saturday morning, five planets will be visibly aligned in a cosmic assembly that hasn't happened in more than a decade.<p>As you can see in the diagram above, the string of planets includes Mercury, Venus, Saturn, Mars and Jupiter. The only planets in …

Astronomy

Literary travel: around the world in 10 must-read books

Ann Morgan spent a year reading a book from every country in the world – 196 in total. Here she picks 10 favourites that vividly evoke the regions they describe<p>• <b>If</b> <b>you’ve read a book with a powerful sense of place or one that inspired you to travel, we’d love to hear about it in the comments below</b><p>In …

Books

14 Meals You Can Make with a Rotisserie Chicken

Some nights there just isn't time to roast a whole bird in your oven. What to do? Head to the market and pick up a rotisserie chicken. It's cheap, it's delicious and you can whip it up into just about anything. Here, 14 of our favorite recipes.<p><b>Avocado Chicken Salad. Get the recipe.</b><p><b>Chicken</b> …

Cooking

The Chart Every Meat Eater Needs To See

Because it's time to know your cuts of beef.<p>Avid meat eaters are generally pretty knowledgable about beef cuts. They know the difference between a chuck roast and a shoulder steak, and how differently each needs to be cooked. But not many occasional meat consumers know that kind of information, and …

Scores of beached pilot whales found in southern India

Rescuers are struggling to save more than 80 short-finned pilot whales that have washed up on beaches in Tamil Nadu state<p>More than 80 whales are stranded on the southern coast of India, according to officials.<p>M Ravi Kumar, the top government official in the port town of Tuticorin in Tamil Nadu …