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Silicon Valley's favorite high-fat diet is beloved by everyone from venture capitalists to LeBron James — here's how it works

Dieters from Silicon Valley to the Hollywood hills are convinced the trendy keto diet is nature's miracle plan for the body and the brain.<p>The high-fat regimen has become the go-to eating plan for celebrities like Halle Berry and the Kardashians, Silicon Valley tech workers, venture capitalists, and …

Nutrition

Desert Wash / Kendle Design Collaborative

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Desert wash. A home where the line between inside and out is so blurred that nature sometimes comes …

Architecture

The ‘grieving’ orca mother? Projecting emotions on animals is a sad mistake | Jules Howard

And so, the killer whale known as J35 is back to her old self. She is no longer carrying the dead body of a calf she held aloft in the water for more than two weeks. Her so-called tour of grief has ended, to the relief of a global audience who had become wrapped up in this heart-wrenching animal …

Grieving

Retro 51 Hex-O-Matic Ballpoint Pen Review

Retro 51 are best know for their Tornado rollerball line but that’s not all they do. The Hex-O-Matic range consists of a mechanical pencil and a …

Retro

How to illustrate a children's book

I fell into illustrating children’s books. I was working as an animation director and a freelance illustrator for seven years, but it became so …

MacBook Pro

Hard Cuts: 20 Best Fixed Blade Knives

Smith & Wesson SWHRT9B Fixed Blade<p>Simple and sleek in its construction, this might be the ultimate budget fixed-blade ever built. It features a …

Knives

Here’s how to make P.F. Chang’s lettuce wraps at home

Popular Asian eatery P.F. Chang’s has been celebrating its 25th birthday.<p>The lettuce wraps are arguably one of the most popular and best-loved dishes …

Recipes

Ben Shapiro baits Alexandra Ocasio-Cortez: A bad-faith challenge is rejected

<b>Ben Shapiro; Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (AP/Leah Hogsten/Jae C. Hong)</b><p>In refusing to “debate” a right-wing troll, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez shows political savvy many liberals lack<p>Yoav Litvin<p>August 14, 2018 10:00am (UTC)<p>Right-wing media pundit Ben Shapiro recently challenged 28-year old Democratic …

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez

Why solar is likely to power the Home of the Future

It’s growing cheaper and more popular each year<p>Right now in America, there are about 2 million homes with solar panels. Considering there are about 90 million single-family homes, that doesn’t seem like a lot. But consider this: we’re now on track to start adding a million new solar-powered systems …

Solar Power

The Characteristics of 12 Architectural Styles From Antiquity to the Present Day

History has often been taught in a linear way. This way of teaching has often left out grand historical narratives, and focused primarily on the …

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Hands Down the Best Way to Roast Potatoes

Toss potato chunks with olive oil and salt and roast at a high temperature and you'll have a pretty good side; satisfying, but nothing to write home about. The problem: it's tough to coax the potatoes to a perfect crisp-tender texture through this method. For potatoes to be both fluffy and tender …

Recipes

Scientists Have an Interesting Theory on Why Some People Are Left-Handed

Bill Gates. Marie Curie. Oprah Winfrey. Leonardo da Vinci. What do these famous folks all have in common? They're left-handed. And it's that time of …

Leonardo Da Vinci

Stephen Miller Is an Immigration Hypocrite. I Know Because I’m His Uncle.

If my nephew’s ideas on immigration had been in force a century ago, our family would have been wiped out.<p>Let me tell you a story about Stephen Miller and chain migration.<p>It begins at the turn of the 20th century, in a dirt-floor shack in the village of Antopol, a shtetl of subsistence farmers in …

Immigration

Counterprotesters expected to dwarf white supremacists in DC

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. — A day after tensions between police and community activists nearly boiled over on the University of Virginia’s campus, the …

Rights & Freedoms

Tomato Bread

Login to rate this recipe.<p>Start to Finish 10 mins<p>This simple tapa is served as a bar snack throughout Spain. The quantities are deliberately …

Food

'I'm Not Joking When I Say Medical Marijuana Is Like A Miracle': Multiple Sclerosis Patient

A new clinical trial involving medical marijuana is seeing one patient with multiple sclerosis walking with strength she hasn't had in years.<p>Joanne …

What Charlottesville Changed

We asked 16 of the most thoughtful people we know to describe the impact of the violence—and how we should think about it a year later.<p>A year ago Sunday, crowds of far-right and white supremacist protesters descended on Charlottesville, Virginia. They marched toward a statue of confederate General …

Rights & Freedoms

My ancestry test revealed a genetic bombshell

When Linda Ketchum of Glendale, Calif., asked her husband for an AncestryDNA kit for Christmas, it was just a lark. She had no family secrets she was …

Genealogy

Natur-Bag

Natur-Tec is proud to announce its corporate membership with the Green Sports Alliance (GSA) as one of GSA’s nearly 400 members! We are excited to …

Michigan State University

9 Most Powerful Foods To Protect You From Cancer

Statistics show one in every three people will get cancer in their lifetime. However with a healthy lifestyle scientists and nutritionist claim that …

Cancer

A Cramped Bungalow Is Reborn as an Eco-Minded Abode For Two Gardeners

A sustainable retrofit and extension floods a California-style bungalow outside Melbourne with light and landscape views.<p>Dark, cramped and "a fortune to heat in winter," Phil and Rebecca’s home in Brunswick West, a suburb of Melbourne, had been in dire need of a renovation before they met Megan …

Dining Rooms

Missouri Republican who said ‘Hitler was right’ wins state House primary

“Jewish people can be beautiful people, but there’s ideologies associated with that that I don’t agree with...Jews today are a remnant of the tribe …

Ideology

‘Not the enemy of the people’: 70 news organizations will blast Trump’s attack on the media

For most of the past 19 months, President Trump’s war of words with American news organizations has been more of a one-sided barrage — at least according to the Boston Globe’s editorial board.<p>Trump labeled the news media “the enemy of the American people” a month after taking the oath of office. In …

Donald Trump

Terrified by “hothouse Earth”? Don’t despair — do something

<b>(AP Photo/Manu Fernandez)</b><p>It’s entirely avoidable<p>Eric Holthaus<p>August 11, 2018 4:30pm (UTC)<p>This post originally appeared on Grist.<p>A team of international researchers released what looks like a blueprint for catastrophe this week. On our current path, they warned, humanity might push the planet into …

Climate Change

Here's the technique Navy SEALs use to overcome fear and adversity

The three of us are picking through the desert hardscrabble, collecting the packs another platoon stashed here earlier, when we hear a sound. We turn and look up the ravine toward the dirt road where we parked our truck a few minutes ago. A crowd of maybe 50 Afghan guys is standing up there, seven …

Military

WATCH: New Mexico cop shatters car window and drags driver over broken glass after accusing him of seat belt violation

Disturbing video from a traffic stop in New Mexico documents law enforcement shattering the window of a car during a traffic stop over a disputed …

New Mexico

How to Grow Plants from Cuttings

Grow. Food. Anywhere. (Hardie Grant, 2018) <i>by Mat Pember and Dillon Seitchik-Reardon goes through every fruit and veggie you can think of, giving you</i> …

How to Grow Okra in Your Veggie Garden This Year

It's so good fresh ... and so good fried.<p>Okra (<i>Abelmoschus esculentus)</i>, native to Africa and related to hibiscus, arrived in North America in the …

Gardening

NAACP President Says Trump Emboldened Racists With Charlottesville Response

“It’s gotten worse,” Derrick Johnson said of racism in America one year after the "Unite the Right" rally in Virginia.<p>It’s been a year since white supremacists violently rallied in Charlottesville, Virginia, killing Heather Heyer and sparking a national reckoning on the state of racism in …

Rights & Freedoms

Donald Trump Jr. Gets Duped By Doctored Graphic, Shares It On Instagram

No, Trump Jr., your dad's approval rating is not 50 percent.<p>Welcome to Donald Trump Jr.’s America.<p>A land where “America” is spelled “Amreica,” if only you <i>believe</i> hard enough. A land where anything can be made real, including crudely altered images of your dad’s approval rating.<p>Alas, that dream …

Donald Trump