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Who might lead ISIS if al-Baghdadi dies?

<i>Watch "Blindsided: How ISIS shook the world," a GPS special airing Monday at 9 p.m. ET/PT on CNN.</i><p><b>(CNN) —</b> For weeks, reports have been circulating that Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, the caliph of the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS), was seriously injured in an airstrike back in March.<p>On Wednesday, …

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Gorgeous glass sculptures let you see into the world's most deadly viruses

Viruses are usually depicted as ugly, scary, almost weapon-like blobs just waiting to meddle inside of your body, but Luke Jerram sees them as something different. There isn't really a color to viruses after all — they're smaller than the wavelength of visible light — and as mere smears when viewed …

Could a blood test tell which diet is best for you? - Futurity

Some day soon, genetic testing could identify what diet each individual should consume for a longer, healthier life.

Possible Link Between DDT Pesticide Exposure And Alzheimer's Disease

A new study out in <i>JAMA Neurology</i> suggests that higher levels of the pesticide DDT might be linked to increased risk of Alzheimer’s disease. The keyword here is <i>might,</i> however, since the study was quite small and the connection not clear-cut. Still, there’s certainly a possibility that the …

14 Things That Are Perfectly Acceptable Breakfast Foods, According To Us

If breakfast is really the most important meal of the day, we'd better make sure it's delicious. But we can all agree that the old bacon, eggs and pancakes routine can get a little tired. There are those times when you're staring down either your fridge or a restaurant menu (maybe you over-indulged …

Happy Chinese New Year: Now It's Recipe Time (PHOTOS)

If there's one thing we can get behind, it's celebratory eating. Chinese New Year, like most new year celebrations comes with a host of traditional foods and recipes. Where Chinese tradition gets it right is in its insistence that eating a certain way can influence the outcome of the coming year.<p>If …

A New Way to Segment Grapefruit

<i>Inspired by conversations on the Food52 Hotline, we're sharing tips and tricks that make navigating all of our kitchens easier and more fun.</i><p><i>Today: A new way to unearth perfect segments from your favorite citrus fruit.</i><p>When the sun doesn't come out in wintertime, grapefruit is a consistent beacon of …

Bring on the Heat with Smoky Tequila Chipotle Wings | Men's Health

For the wings:<br>24 chicken wings<br>10-12 Chipotles in adobo sauce (about 2 small cans) (Add 1 can of the sauce for hot, both for super hot)<br>2 Tbsp Ketchup<br>2 Tbsp Tomato paste<br>1 Tbsp Soy sauce<br>1/3 cup cider vinegar<br>3 garlic cloves, roughly chopped<br>1 small onion, roughly chopped<br>1 tsp dried Mexican oregano<br>2 tsp …

The Kind Diet

• <b>Author:</b> Alicia Silverstone<p>In <i>The Kind Diet</i>, actress, activist, and committed conservationist Alicia Silverstone shares the insights that encouraged her to swear off meat and dairy forever, and outlines the spectacular benefits of adopting a plant-based diet, from effortless weight loss to clear …

Recipes and Provisions for Soup

<i>We're all about collections over at Provisions -- so following that lead, we'll be making recipe collections to go alongside those that are in Provisions. Because recipes want to be together, too.</i><p><i>??Today: Get out your tureens and spoons. It's time for soup.</i><p>When it comes to soup, we like it hot, and …

24 Foods You Hated As A Kid But Love Now

Oh, young you! If only you knew.

Chicken Recipes, Part by Part: The Thigh

<i>Chicken. We all cook it, but sometimes rely too much on one part. Give the other bits a chance! Every day this week, we’re sharing the definitively</i> …

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