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5-Ingredient Zucchini Chips [Vegan, Gluten-Free, Raw] - One Green Planet

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Food

Eating certain raw fruits and vegetables has been linked to better mental health

Raw fruits and vegetables may play a role in improving mental health, according to a new study by the University of Otago.<p>Researchers have found that …

Mental Health

The Best Veggie Burger

Line a baking sheet with a paper towel.<p>In a large bowl, combine the rice, beets, carrots, onion, parsley, garlic, cheese, sunflower seeds, oat flour, …

Veggie Burger

5 Highly Effective Negotiation Tactics Anyone Can Use

Want to be a better negotiator? Here are simple tips anyone can use to get more of what they want -- without conflict or confrontation.<p>A negotiation isn't a dispute or a confrontation. Great negotiators don't fight. When the bully on the boat in <i>Enter the Dragon</i> asks Bruce Lee to describe his kung …

Real Estate

A day-by-day guide to your first week at a new job

Congrats! You landed a new gig! Whether you made a lateral move or jumped up three rungs, it’s cause to celebrate.<p>While a vacation in between your …

Note-Taking

The 20 Best Horror Movies On Netflix Right Now, Ranked

<b>Last Updated: April 13th</b><p>Horror movies have evolved throughout the years (and we ranked the best of the ’80s and the ’90s here), but sometimes you just want to binge whichever good scary movies on Netflix has to watch on a dark, stormy night. From ghosts to vampires, zombies, and Babadooks, just …

Horror

Are We All Quantum Computers? Scientists Are Conducting Tests to Find Out

It's actually less crazy than it sounds.<p>It's possible that our own human brains are capable of performing advanced quantum computing calculations - …

Quantum Mechanics

20 tourist traps worth your money

There's a fine line between must-see attraction and overrated tourist trap. Some of the most iconic landmarks in the world are overrun and overcrowded simply due to their popularity. But that's just it — they're popular for a reason. GoBankingRates.com has chosen 20 tourist attractions that don't …

Travel

Why This New Protein Powder Is a Game Changer, According to a Nutritionist

<i>This content originally appeared on Health.</i><p>A new type of protein powder is about to hit the market, and it’s going to be a total game changer: A …

Food

17 healthy foods that can actually cause you more harm if you overeat

1/<p>Broccoli<p>First off, it's worth highlighting that most people don't even come <i>close</i> to getting as many vegetables as they should in their daily diet, …

Hawaii Dumped 1.5 Billion Gallons Of Lava Into Pacific As Volcano Wall Collapses

A rare volcano wall collapse was captured recently on Kīlauea volcano, one of the most active volcanoes in the world. The collapse occurred on February 10th, at 8:21 a.m. local time when a massive chunk of the volcano collapsed.<p>The sudden collapse was on Kīlauea volcano’s active East Rift Zone, …

Geology

25 words you should use on your resume if you want to get more interviews

When it comes to making hiring decisions, including "team player language" on your resume makes it less likely you'll get an offer.<p>So, how do you write a great resume that uses language that will get you hired?<p>A lot of well-meaning people will suggest you should use "action verbs." But that's fast …

Employment

Waxing toward the super Blue Moon

Above: Andy Bentley captured last night’s waxing moon (January 21, 2018; moon ~21.7% illuminated) through a misty sky.<p>Tonight – January 22, 2018 – …

Almond Milk Comes Dead Last in New Ranking of Milky Fluids

In the land of milk and honey, good old-fashioned dairy is still on top—at least so says a recent review published in the <i>Journal of Food Science and</i> …

Nutrition

Why this '5-4-3-2-1' mindfulness trick is so effective at beating anxiety

People are saying the results are instant.<p>When anxiety starts to take over, it can feel impossible to gain perspective and get out of the spiral of worries.<p>But next time you feel overwhelmed with anxious thoughts, a simple mindfulness trick may offer some relief.<p>Shared by Boston University clinical …

The 20 best Amazon Alexa skills and tips

Many of us have welcomed our first smart assistant into the home, with Amazon's Echo smart home hub bringing the Alexa voice assistant into households across the country.<p>Alexa is the Amazon voice assistant. Launched in 2014, it provides a way to ask questions, play music, get news bulletins or …

Geminid Meteor Shower Peaks This Week! How to See Year's Best Meteor Display

Were it not for this past summer's Great American Solar Eclipse<i>,</i> the most anticipated celestial event in 2017 would almost certainly be the upcoming …

48 Easy Winter Vegan Meals

Brrrrr! It's freezing out there. Every morning for the last week I've looked outside to a world coating white with a layer of frost and boy is it …

Vegan

The 10 Genius Vegetable Dishes to Add to Your Regular Rotation

All throughout December, our Cookbook Club is keeping it close to home, cooking through Food52 Creative Director Kristen Miglore's <i>Genius Recipes.</i><p>With more than 100 foolproof recipes from food luminaries like Julia Child, Nigella Lawson, and Michael Ruhlman, it was hard to guess what Club members …

What would happen if all Americans went vegan?

What would happen if U.S. farmers stopped producing animals for food and Americans went vegan? Some have called for a move in that direction to …

These books can help build strong girls — and boys — for today’s world

Heroines, both real and fictional, abound in children’s and teen books these days. The girls and women in these books are bold, adventurous and daring. They stand out, and their stories offer much needed inspiration to young people navigating difficult and sometimes confusing times. Plus, these …

Books

Black Bean Salad

Cooking

A professor of medicine explains why eating fat won't make you fat — but sugar will

"Eat fat, get fat" has been the conventional wisdom guiding American diets for the past two decades. Yet more and more research suggests that thinking is dangerously misguided.<p>"There is one thing we know about fats," Aaron Carroll, a professor of pediatrics at the Indiana University School of …

Nutrition

This $40 million robotic 'plantscraper' will feed over 5,000 people per year

By 2050, the world's population is expected to swell to 9.6 billion, with around 66% living in urban areas. This projection is leaving many cities wondering how they will feed all those people.<p>A Swedish food-tech company called Plantagon is proposing that cities consider building what it calls …

Aquaponics

What is Seitan? Everything you need to know about this meat substitute

It's devilishly versatile.<p>November 17, 2017<p>We’ve all been there: stomach growling as you climb the stairs to the dining hall after hours of class …

The foods that’ll keep your gut happy (and healthy) while traveling

The thrill of traveling is the chance to break out of your usual routines. But when your gut gets out of <i>its</i> usual routine, you might have a problem. …

5 of the Healthiest Cheeses You Can Eat

Cheese is that ooey-gooey friend that we cling to when times get hard. Had a bad day? Eat pizza. Need a snack? Grab a piece of cheese and a glass of …

Food

How to Curate the Ultimate Cheese Board for Your Holiday Parties

Without a doubt, the best part of a holiday gathering (or any party, for that matter) is the cheese board. It’s got fruit, spreads, herbs, crackers, nuts, olives, charcuterie, and of course, every cheese you can imagine — what’s not to love? A thoughtfully curated cheese board isn’t just tasty …

Decorations

A Week's Worth of Overnight Oats Ranked

A Week's Worth of Delicious Overnight Oats, Ranked<p>Warm food for your cold mornings.<p>November 02, 2017<p>It’s that time of the year again, when the leaves …

Breakfast

What are gravitational waves?

If you understand how a trampoline works, you’ll be able to understand what gravitational waves are.<p><i>On Monday (October 16, 2017), LIGO and Virgo</i> …