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This collar will tell you exactly what your dog is thinking

Admit it, dog lovers. You wish you could read your dog’s mind. We all sort of do, don’t we? Seriously, Fido. What were you thinking that time you …

This Vegan Burger May Change the Food World as We Know It

It’s been over a year since Impossible Foods first revealed plans for the Impossible Burger, a plant-based meat patty that cooks, smells, tastes, and …

L.A. Is the Second Most Vegan-Friendly City in America, According to PETA

People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals, better known as PETA, just released its newest list of the 10 most vegan-friendly cities in America, …

7 unique challenges homeless women face — and what you can do to help

Uncertainty, struggle and stigma are just some of the threads that knit together the shared experiences of the homeless community.<p>But for women who …

Read All the Sexist Ways Female Characters Are Introduced in Scripts

“Behind a steamy shower door is the indistinguishable but sexy silhouette of Jane showering.” So reads one introduction for a female character in a …

101 things you thought were true, but have actually been debunked by science

1/<p>Skye Gould/Tech Insider<p>2/<p>MYTH: An apple a day keeps the doctor away.<p>Imperfect<p>Apples are packed with vitamin C and fiber, both of which are …

Wellness

Only women showed up to work after snowstorm, Senator says

<b>(CNN) —</b> Senator Lisa Murkowski looked around the Senate floor and noticed something was a little... off.<p>"Something is genuinely different," she told the few assembled lawmakers during Tuesday's short morning session.<p>Back at work after last weekend's snowstorm shuttered the federal government, the …

Sam Smith Divides Opinion With Tweets About Racism, With Some Accusing Him Of 'Whitesplaining'

Sam Smith has divided opinion with a string of tweets about his friend being the victim of racist abuse.<p>The Grammy-winning singer shared a series of …

Vegan Christmas Dinner, Sorted! (Part 1)

Christmas is a joyous time, but with it comes so much stress – there’s the rushing around the department stores, hoping your goddaughter doesn’t …

Warm Caramelized Onion & Kale Dip - Yup, it's Vegan

Preheat the oven to 350 degrees Fahrenheit and prepare a lightly greased cast iron skillet or ramekin.<p>Thoroughly wash the kale and slice into very …

Deck the Halls With These 30 Vegan Main Dishes for Christmas

Christmas is almost here and you’re probably planning the menu for your big holiday dinner. For those of us who won’t have a turkey or ham on the …

Vegan Sugar Cookies Recipe on Food52

• 1 stick (or 1/2 cup) room temperature Earth Balance buttery sticks<br>• 1 cup organic cane sugar (or 1 1/2 cups organic confectioners' sugar—see headnote)<br>• 1 1/2 teaspoons Ener-G egg replacer, mixed with 2 tablespoons hot water<br>• 2 cups all-purpose flour, plus extra for dusting and rolling<br>• 1/2 teaspoon baking …

Vegan Christmas Dinner, Sorted! (Part 2)

If you’re going meat-free this festive season, you’ll surely be hoping for something worthy of the word ‘feast’ on the table. Guess what? I’ve got …

Here's How Your Dog Really Feels About You, According To Science

Image: Yaisin Bulut via Getty Images<p>Let’s talk about puppy love. Not youthful romance, but the love between a person and his or her pooch. As every dog lover knows, canine companions make for some of the best friends we could wish for. They play with us, cuddle with us, listen to us and make us …

Mexican Hot Chocolate Cupcakes with Whipped Cream (vegan) Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> This is a completely vegan recipe that will please non vegans as well. I created the recipe as I wanted something non pumpkin, spicy, chocolatey and warm for the holiday season. You could make these as conventional cupcakes and real whipped cream. Though, I don't think it's …

Dessert

A Study Did NOT Actually Find That Vegetarianism Hurts The Planet

It's a lot more complicated than that.<p>Cool your jets, carnivores.<p>Multiple headlines Tuesday suggested that a new study determined vegetarianism to be more harmful to the environment than eating meat, flying in the face previous research. But the researchers behind this new study say that’s a total …

Research

Homeless people are not cockroaches or vermin – they are human and have rights

The most glaring violation of human rights is at a doorstep near you. The global stigma surrounding homeless people sees them treated like illegally parked cars<p>How is it that homelessness – one of the most egregious violations of human rights globally – can be so invisible?<p>The answer lies in the …

After Racism Accusations, Hollywood Comedy Queen Explains Why She’s ‘Opting Out’ of Our ‘Culture of Demanding Apologies’

Hollywood comedy writer and producer Tina Fey said she’s had enough of our “culture of demanding apologies.”<p>Tina Fey attends the premiere of “Sisters” at the Ziegfeld Theatre on Tuesday, Dec. 8, 2015, in New York. (Image source: Evan Agostini/Invision/AP)<p>An episode of her Netlix show “Unbreakable …

Associated Press News

Illustrating the Irony of Relationships in the Digital Age

The illustrator Jean Jullien depicts the awkwardness of tech-centered lives.<p>Technological developments have brought us cultural and social changes wherein we increasingly communicate through screens and electronic interfaces at the cost of face-to-face interaction. Increasingly, relationships take …

What Your Therapist Is Really Thinking

Yes, therapists sometimes get bored; excerpts from an interview with psychotherapist Paul Hokemeyer<p>Ever wonder what your therapist is thinking?<p>Paul Hokemeyer, a psychotherapist and licensed marriage and family therapist, discussed what goes through the mind of someone paid to help people with their …

Florida

A massive study just debunked a pervasive myth about male and female brains

But in a new study, scientists combed through the brain scans of more than 1,400 people, and found that while there are some distinct brain differences between men and women, there's no such thing as a distinctly "male" or "female" brain.<p>"Our study demonstrates that, although there are sex/gender …

The Brain

29 things dogs should never eat

A recent study found Xylitol, a chemical commonly included in gum and sugar-free peanut butter, was deadlier than chocolate to dogs.<p>It made us wonder: what other common foods are dangerous for our pets?<p>We spoke with two vets, Dr. Richard Goldstein of New York's Animal Medical Center as well as …

Pets

6 Reasons Why You Shouldn’t Work Too Hard For Your Job

Many people have the preconception that Millennials are lazy. They think that the concept of “work” for Millennials is different: Millennials don’t …