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Astrophysicists Find That Cities Grow Just Like Galaxies

We've all looked out at the night sky and wondered at how much the stars look like strings of cities. But there's more than a passing …

Forget ‘Gray Divorce’: Here’s How to Make Love Last

Sharing Interests and Being Mindful of Everyday Behaviors Top Researcher’s List<p>Researchers, and headlines, have dubbed it “gray divorce”: the climbing divorce rate in recent decades among couples age 50 and older.<p>But what about marriages that work, even flourish, well into later life? How do …

Divorce

Best of Montana Year-Round: Nature and Wildlife

Discover Montana's most beautiful landscapes, wild animals, outdoor recreation and more through the seasons.<p><b>Glacier National Park</b><p>Celebrated conservationist John Muir called Glacier National Park’s dramatic landscape “the best care-killing scenery on the continent.” More than a million acres of …

9 Kale Recipes You Won’t Get Sick of Cooking or Eating

Kale may be the most beloved hipster vegetable of all (and yes, it’s on the menu at every restaurant in Brooklyn), but that doesn’t mean you have to …

Hello Kitty Now Has An Organic Farm

Soon to come: Hello Kitty-themed farm weddings.<p>In Hong Kong, second-graders might have once begged their parents for a trip to Disneyland on weekends. Now many of them want to go to an organic farm instead. A local entrepreneur has discovered a way to make growing healthy food wildly popular: Add a …

Hello Kitty

Put your health first and get into shape with the best iPhone fitness apps

Running<p>Though running may not be the most exhilarating of exercises, it remains the foundation of countless activities in the athletic community — …

Articles about charming urban gardens on Dwell.com - Dwell

Building on the site of a former one-car garage, an architect creates his family’s home in an evolving, industrial neighborhood...<p>"I'm used to spending time on boats," says New York based architect and interior designer Page Goolrick, who has been sailing...<p>A special bootleg version of Volume …

How filthy is your phone? - Telegraph

Stunning 3-D Models Reveal Bizarre Double Star Acting Up

The star system Eta Carinae sends out the brightest flares yet recorded.<p>SEATTLE—Armed with a 3-D printer, a supercomputer, and several space telescopes, astronomers have gotten their best look yet at one of the galaxy's biggest, weirdest double star systems.<p>Surprising new observations of the …

Universe

Breast cancer breakthrough as Cambridge University finds gene behind killer disease

Cambridge University and the Wellcome Trust’s Sanger Institute have discovered the gene responsible for triple negative breast cancer<p>Scientists have identified the gene behind one of most aggressive forms of breast cancer in a breakthrough which could bring life-saving new …

10 Cancer Symptoms Most People Ignore

And why so many people blow them off instead of heading to the doctor.<p>Before you discount that persistent cough as just another part of flu season, you might want to ask your doctor to give it a second glance. According to a new study by Cancer Research U.K., more than half of adults have …

Week's Best Space Pictures: Pillars Bloom, a Star Illuminates, and a Moon Sets

Hubble revisits an iconic place in space, a star lights up Saturn's rings, and a wolf moon sets in this week's best space pictures.

The Kindle is dead, the book is back. Or is it?

As Waterstones and Foyles announce strong sales figures and predictions about the death of the Kindle, Harry Wallop examines the statistics.<p>The book is back. Actual, physical books, made out of sheets of paper, covered in inky words, have risen phoenix-like from the ashes of some burnt <b>Kindles</b>, if …

Books

Man Jumps Into Water and Catches His New Camera Drone at the Last Possible Moment

Zwier Spanjer recently purchased a DJI Phantom 2 camera drone and captured the video above on his first day of flying it outdoors. The flight didn’t …

Drones

The Future of Medicine Is in Your Smartphone

New tools are tilting health-care control from doctors to patients<p>By<p>Eric J. Topol<p>Over the past decade, smartphones have radically changed many aspects of our everyday lives, from banking to shopping to entertainment. Medicine is next. With innovative digital technologies, cloud computing and …

Medical Technology

Canadian flirting with racism, in European airports

The Canada Border Services Agency should clarify the practices it recommends to airlines carrying passengers from central Europe to Canada.<p>CBC reports outline that in the international airports of Budapest, Vienna and Warsaw, certain people in airport check-in lines are being approached and asked …

8 Recovery Foods that Won't Undo Your Workout

After an intense workout, the body needs to repair damaged muscle tissue. Pick the right food and you can jump-start that recovery process without …

Food Startups Bring Quinoa and Quail To The Boonies

As demand for premium food increases, startups like Plated, Blue Apron, and HelloFresh go where Whole Foods won’t.<p>At Plated’s fulfillment center in the Bronx, workers in shin-length white coats and pastel hairnets stuff boxes with the ingredients that will, after they’re shipped to homes across the …

I bought a fake Apple Watch for $27 at CES

LAS VEGAS— It will likely be at least two months before the highly anticipated Apple Watch hits shelves, but at least one company has already made a …

50 Ways To Lose 10 Pounds

That stubborn weight that won't seem to go away? No more!<p><i>This article was written by Joy Manning and provided by our partners at</i> Prevention<i>.</i><p>Losing weight, unfortunately, isn't a one-size-fits-all proposition. What helps one person shed pounds may backfire on another. Because we're all so different, …

The 2015 food trends that are worth your attention

What will be on our plates in 2015? From freekeh to fat, Diana Henry predicts the year's hottest food trends<p>What food-related question makes my heart sink? It is not "Are Paul Hollywood’s eyes that blue in real life?" or ‘What is the best spiralizer to buy?’ but this: "Is it in?" The questioner …

Suburbs and the New American Poverty

More people with low incomes now live outside of cities, and some areas are ill-equipped to deal with the influx of the poor.<p>NORCROSS, Ga.—Every weekday around 3:15 p.m., a big, yellow school bus stops on Pelican Drive outside Norcross Extended Stay, near the intersection with Best Friend …

5 Healthy Eating Habits to Adopt This Year

Nutrition is a hot topic these days, yet many of my clients still struggle with consistently following through with “the basics,” and the stats show …

Nutrition

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Coffee and tea may protect the brain

Research reveals daily drinkers have lower rates of depression and cognitive decline<p>Coffee and tea may do more than just jolt you awake—they could also help keep your brain healthy, according to a slew of recent studies. Researchers have linked these beverages with protection from depression, …

Health Tips For 2015

In fitness and health circles, the words “simple” and “easy” are often used interchangeably. But don’t mistake any of these five simple tips as easy. Successful long-term health improvements — whether fitness, diet, or lifestyle related — are born out of a few simple habit changes that are repeated …

How to Lose a Pound By Next Week

Notice a major difference in just seven days!<p><i>This article was written by Jenny Sugar and repurposed with permission from POPSUGAR Fitness.</i><p>If you're trying to drop pounds and are new to the whole exercise scene, then knowing exactly what to do can be a struggle. Since cardio, strength training, …

Are Oil and Gas Industries Behind the Rare Texas Earthquakes?

Scientists probe injection wells, with possible ties to fracking, in search for cause.<p><i>Updated Thursday 12:30 p.m. ET.</i><p>A rare series of earthquakes in northern Texas has residents asking if oil and gas activities are responsible for the shaking, which has left people rattled but did not cause …

The 50 Mini Modern Classics of Literature

From F Scott Fitzgerald's brilliant Babylon Revisited to a modern Saul Bellow classic, these are Penguins Mini Modern Classics<p>In 2011 Penguin launched 50 Modern Mini Classics. Here is our guide to the books.<p><b>HELL SCREEN (1918) by Ryūnosuke Akutagawa</b><p>Japanese author Akutagawa's book was first …