Santos Morales

59 Flips | 3 Magazines | 2 Likes | @SantosMoral2ah4 | Keep up with Santos Morales on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Santos Morales”

People rarely say thank you when others help them out, scientists say

At first glance it seems a slight on the polite: recordings of more than a thousand casual conversations from around the world reveal that people hardly ever say “thank you” when others help them out.<p>The everyday social exchanges, which played out in eight different languages on five separate …

Call of Duty (Video Game)

Fast-moving electrons create current in organic solar cells

Researchers at Purdue University have identified the mechanism that allows organic solar cells to create a charge, solving a longstanding puzzle in …

Scientists Discover Clean Water Ice Just Below Mars' Surface

Locked away beneath the surface of Mars are vast quantities of water ice. But the properties of that ice—how pure it is, how deep it goes, what shape …

What Chimpanzees Can Teach Us About Adam and Eve

On an uncomfortably hot and humid February morning, the evolutionary biologist Melissa Emery Thompson, the field assistant John Sunday, and I had already walked for almost an hour in search of the chimpanzees that lived somewhere in this part of Uganda’s enormous Kibale National Park. Researchers …

Scientists develop tiny robots that drill into cancer cells to kill them

Tiny new robots are proving to be life-saving tools in the fight against cancer. As first reported in the journal Nature, scientists at Durham …

Is Parchment Paper the Same as Wax Paper?

By Claire Saffitz<p>If you're standing in your kitchen right now wondering if you can substitute one for the other, you need to sit down and read this.<p><i>It's OK: We all make mistakes. But you know what's less OK? Not learning from them. Welcome to Effed It Up, a semi-regular column where we do just</i> …

Bread

We Finally Know Why The Caspian Sea Is Evaporating Off The Face of The Planet

It could disappear.<p>Like a puddle under hot sunshine, the world's largest inland body of water is shrinking in the face of heat – in this case, a …

Cory Booker Is the Latest Politician to Try to Legalize Marijuana

Senator Cory Booker introduced a new bill on Tuesday that would legalize marijuana at the federal level while encouraging individual states to change …

world's longest pedestrian suspension bridge opens in switzerland

<b>are you brave enough to walk on the world’s longest pedestrian suspension bridge?</b> according to the zermatt — switzerland’s tourism office — the …

The Latest: Trump's son-in-law denies colluding with Russia

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump and the Russia investigations (all times local):<p>6:30 p.m.<p>Senior White House adviser Jared …

Australian PM demands answers from US over 'shocking' police shooting

Australian prime minister Malcolm Turnbull has demanded answers from United States authorities over the “shocking” shooting by a policeman of an Australian woman who was killed in her pyjamas after reporting a local crime in Minneapolis.<p>The shooting of Justine Damond, a 40-year-old who moved from …

Just smelling food can make you fat, UC Berkeley study says

On the bustling streets of San Francisco, people can sense what’s grilling, baking and frying in restaurants from North Beach to Noe Valley without even looking at the menus, as myriad cuisines serve up a smorgasbord of aromas for the nostrils.<p>But what most foodies and waist-watchers strolling by …

North Korea refuses Olympic offer from South

<b>North Korea has rejected an offer from the South to form a unified team for next year's Winter Olympics.</b><p>South Korea's new President Moon Jae-in backed proposals for a collaboration after it was suggested by sports minister Do Jong-hwan.<p>But North Korean International Olympic Committee (IOC) member …

4 Recipes You Can Cook On Sunday And Eat All Week For Weight Loss

Sunday cooking is the best. It's not stressful like weekday cooking. It's therapeutic. You can take your time with it. You can run out to the store …

The Best Look Yet at Kanye West’s New Yeezys Rumored to Release Fall ’17

Kanye West’s “Beluga” Adidas Yeezy Boost 350 V2 could be in store for a shakeup this fall, and today brings the best look yet at the unreleased …

DNC Said No Thanks to Help After Hack

Former Homeland chief says feds could have done more<p>Former Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson told the House Intelligence Committee Wednesday …

Trump to announce a plan to stop cash flow to Cuba's military and security services

In a speech Friday at a Miami theater associated with Cuban exiles, Trump will cast the policy moves as fulfillment of a promise he made during last year's presidential campaign to reverse then-President Barack Obama's diplomatic re-engagement with the island after decades of estrangement.<p>Senior …

Court Uses Trump's Twitter Against Him to Strike Down Travel Ban

Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals will not reinstate Trump’s original executive order<p>The 9th Circuit Court struck down President Trump’s travel ban and …

The Liver: A ‘Blob’ That Runs the Body

To the Mesopotamians, the liver was the body’s premier organ, the seat of the human soul and emotions. The ancient Greeks linked the liver to pleasure: The words hepatic and hedonic are thought to share the same root.<p>The Elizabethans referred to their monarch not as the head of state but as its …

Liver

Ice Cube Leaves Bill Maher Shaken And Stirred Over The N-Word

You know America's turning cold again when Ice Cube freezes over. Like a thermostat set to gauge the temperature of our racial transgressions, gangsta rap's first political provocateur got triggered this past Friday night; it took the abuse of one of his favorite words to resurrect his former …

Croatia's Underwater Winery is Finally Open to the Public

When we drink wine the right way, it's usually sitting out in the sun with a warm breeze blowing through our hair. Whether we're in California's Napa …

How to Make Sheet Pan Kimchi Nachos

Our Asian-inspired nachos are wildly flavorful with a tangy kick from kimchi. Kimchi is a spicy Korean condiment that is often fermented and aged, …

NASA's Mars rover concept looks ready to dominate the Red Planet

We might be more than a decade away from putting humans on Mars, but NASA's Mars rover concept looks ready to hit the dirt tomorrow.<p>NASA unveiled its latest concept at the Kennedy Space Center on Saturday. It will hang out in Florida for a month or so, and after that, it's going on a tour of the …

8 High-Tech Socks Made Especially for Runners

Here at <i>Footwear News</i>, we spend a lot of time discussing the latest performance running sneakers, but also of great importance are the socks that …

Playboy's Cooper Hefner asks mom Kimberley Conrad to recreate iconic cover

Cooper Hefner had an unusual request for his mom Kimberley Conrad on Mother's Day — to recreate her August 1988 cover nearly 29 years later.<p>The 25-year-old chief creative officer of the men’s magazine asked the 54-year-old model to be part of a shoot that would celebrate former Playmates from the …

Los Angeles

Facial recognition technology is taking over airports: Your face is your new boarding pass

Traveling through the world's airports has never been simple. Just this week, the Trump Administration announced a new procedure in which visa …

Flying

Instagram co-founder shares one thing he does every day

Here's a quick weekend breakfast conversation with one of the world's most interesting and consequential people. Our debut guest is Kevin Systrom, …

This Cheap Chicken Salad Sandwich Is a Rent Week Legend

Get some potato chips involved in your chicken salad sandwich<p>I have a deep love for chicken salad sandwiches. Ever since seven year-old me took a bite of one in a Philadelphia diner, that sandwich has brought me nothing but happiness. Now, as a 24 year-old with a job in food media, I owe it to the …

Cooking

Source: Comey to testify publicly about Trump confrontations

<b>(CNN) —</b> Fired FBI director James Comey plans to testify publicly in the Senate as early as next week to confirm bombshell accusations that President Donald Trump pressured him to end his investigation into a top Trump aide's ties to Russia, a source close to the issue said Wednesday.<p>Final details …