Rachel Silveira

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20 gadgets under $20 that you'll actually use every day

There are plenty of products out there that cost less than $20, but most of them never get used. A USB drive that works in outer space? Can’t imagine …

Stephen Hawking Predicts Humans Have 100 Years to Find a New Planet

Space<p>Stephen Hawking Predicts Humans Have 100 Years to Find a New Planet<p>By Pam Wright<p>May 06 2017 11:00 AM EDT<p>weather.com<p>At a Glance<p>Physicist Stephen …

2016 Is a Horror Movie in This Slightly Terrifying Trailer

It's scary because it's real.<p>Even the scariest horror movies have nothing on 2016. From creepy clowns roaming the streets to the deaths of countless beloved icons, this year has been nothing short of unsettling—and most of us are more than ready for it to be over.<p>But if you need more proof of just …

Is marijuana legalization in California the beginning of the end of the war on weed?

The door to legalized marijuana in California cracked ajar in 1996, when voters approved the Compassionate Use Act, which allowed doctors to recommend cannabis to their patients.<p>In November, the door flew open as voters approved Proposition 64 by a wide margin, a measure that legalizes marijuana …

Cannabis

Want, need, wear, read: Will the 'four gift rule' take off?

<b>Are the days of rampant spending on children at Christmas coming to an end? A trend which has gained traction over the past few years on social media is the "four gift rule". Parents pledge to give their offspring just four presents: Something they want, something they need, something to wear and</b> …

Parenting

A Guide to Parental Controls By Device

Smartphones. Tablets. Gaming systems. With so many options, it seems almost impossible to limit what (and how much) your child views. Don’t worry: We’ve got a plan to regain control.<p>Despite the American Academy of Pediatrics’ recommendation to select and view online content together with your …

10 Easy Tricks to Help You Stop Procrastinating And Get Back to Work

Laziness begets laziness.<p>Why go to the gym tonight? After all, you haven’t gone in a week. Why take out the garbage when your whole apartment is a …

The Real Story Behind Roanoke Is Creepier Than 'AHS'

The lost colony has somehow become even more scientifically confusing and frustrating over time.<p><i>American Horror Story</i> isn’t known for being the type …

8 Cleaning Mistakes You’re Probably Making

<b>1. Placing all utensils in the dishwasher facing the same direction.</b><br>It’s fine for all the forks to point up. (This prevents the tines from bending.) …

10 Things You Gotta Do in Fall to Skip Costly Winter #Fails

When the last of summer’s heat is a faint memory, and you’re pulling out your hoodies more than your shorts, it’s time to tackle a few simple chores …

Now That We've Explored All The Planets, What's The Next Frontier?

Pluto is just the beginning<p>When I was growing up, there were nine planets in the solar system: Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, Neptune, and Pluto. By 1989, all of those planets had been explored … except Pluto. Though it's no longer classified as a planet by some folks, Pluto …

Astronomy

The Week in Review: Mad Men’s Final March

TV audiences met Don Draper, Peggy Olson, Joan Harris, Roger Sterling and the rest of the cast of AMC’s Mad Men when it premiered in July 2007. During its now seven seasons on the air, the drama has garnered 15 Emmy Awards and millions of viewers, becoming part of our cultural fabric. The series …

Mad Men

While you were sleeping, your brain was working overtime

Sleep has profound importance in our lives, such that we spend a considerable proportion of our time engaging in it. Sleep enables the body—including the brain—to recover metabolically, but contemporary research has been moving to focus on the active rather than recuperative role that sleep has on …

Neuroscience

10 least expensive states to live in the U.S.

How important is your location to you? When searching for a place to live, generally each person (or family) has something at the very top of their priorities list, which is the single most important factor for them in choosing a home. For many people, this factor is location.<p>Golan's Moving and …

Greece tomb may be linked to Alexander the Great

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Archaeologists excavating a burial mound in northern Greece have found two marble sculptures of female figures and a large, …