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Wettest Places in the USA

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) runs the National Climatic Data Center (NCDC), which releases data on the weather patterns …

Metastases – the real cancer risk

Metastases are often more dangerous than the primary tumor that gives rise to them. They are responsible for 90% of all cancer deaths. Here are the …

Awesome Adventure Lodges That Won't Break the Bank

Adventure<p>We found five impressive spots you can actually afford.<p>Camping might make you feel one with nature, but it far from guarantees a good night’s rest. At the same time, shelling out for quality accommodations in America’s most spectacular outdoor destinations can be a hard-to-justify …

6 Sci-Fi Books You Need to Read ASAP

Not too long ago, if someone asked me if I liked sci-fi novels my immediate answer would be no. However, after reading the books on this list and …

Show Your Appreciation For All The Geek Mom’s With This Gift Guide!

We all know a geek mom. For some of us, it’s our own mothers! These moms play a crucial role in making future geeks by introducing their kids nerdom …

Frosting Recipes

Frost your way to better baked goods with these foolproof recipes for buttercream, icing and whipped cream frostings.<p>Vanilla American Buttercream<p>This …

42 Best cabin getaways

When you're looking to unplug from the world and be with family and friends, a relaxing trip into nature can be just what you need.<p>Not everyone is up to the task of roughing it outdoors à la Bear Grylls, however. Some travellers want pampering via a warm and cozy lodge, others like the feel of a …

25 Thanksgiving Episodes Guaranteed To Put You In The Holiday Spirit

Which Friends episode made the cut?!

Taste Beyond The Tongue

If using a VPN seems too complicated for you, then this could be a good place to start

The internet is a beautiful thing — but it can also be increasingly dangerous. That’s why web-savvy folks use VPNs to protect themselves online.<p>For …

Scientific Discovery Could Lead to Mass-Produced Magic Mushroom Drug

Researchers at Friedrich Schiller University Jena in Germany have discovered how psychedelic mushrooms produce their hallucinogenic drug, potentially …

Worth reading: Future visions of women, war, time and space

<i>Editor’s note: The Conversation Canada asked our academic authors to share some recommended reading. In this instalment, Bryan Gaensler, an</i> …

The Best Key Lime Pie in the Florida Keys

Key Lime Pie<p>Serves 8 to 10<p>2 (14-ounce) cans sweetened condensed milk <br>6 large egg yolks <br>1/2 cup Kermit's Key Lime Juice<br>1 (9-inch) prepared graham …

Baking

Accio Butterbeer! Enjoy this recipe for the Hogsmeade staple

There’s only one way to celebrate Harry Potter’s birthday and that’s with a frothy glass of butterbeer. So act like you’re at the Three Broomsticks …

The Guide to Getting into JAY-Z

With JAY-Z’s 13th Album '4:44' already being labeled a classic, it’s time to get familiar with the GOAT's aggressively complex catalog.<p>To the present-day hip-hop fan, JAY-Z is like a unicorn. He's a symbol as much as an artist. His narrative is so built into hip-hop's imagination that it almost …

The Terminator Heads to the Supreme Court

Arnold Schwarzenegger’s latest project is hardly the stuff of action heroes.<p>Arnold Schwarzenegger is used to blowing things up: aliens, the T-1000, state budgets.<p>Now, the former action hero and ex-California governor is taking on something vastly less cinematic, but no less daunting: redistricting …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

Taste Beyond The Tongue

Donald Trump has spent more than 21 percent of his days as president at golf clubs

Trump said he’d “work my ass off” as president. He’s spent about 1 in 5 days at a golf club.<p>On the campaign trail, Donald Trump remarked that once in the White House, he’d never see his golf courses again — because “I want to stay in the White House and work my ass off.”<p>In reality, Trump has spent …

I Used to Think No-Bake Desserts Were BS—Then I Found This Recipe

I grew up in Southern California. Not by the beach or in glitzy L.A., but way, way far inland where it gets VERY hot during the summer. Like, 118 …

Peanut Butter Banana Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Muffins (Flour-Less)

A SIMPLE MOIST MUFFIN THAT YOU CAN MAKE IN LESS THAN 30-MINUTES. When I bite into a muffin I expect it to be moist, flavourful and to not fall apart …

Breakfast

These Six Delicious Party Appetizers Are Perfect For Your Next Get-Together

You'll def be the life of the party.

Taste Beyond The Tongue

It's Almost Summer Time And These Five Recipes For The Grill Are Perfect

Is there anything better than a summer BBQ?

14 sci-fi books about climate change's worst case scenarios

Your Earth Day reading list<p>Today is Earth Day, an occasion used to highlight environmental awareness and the state of our planet’s health. Climate change has become a major focus in recent decades, and while 120 nations across the world ratified the Paris Agreement a year ago, significant …

Science Fiction

Gluten Free Yeast-Raised Donuts with Margarita Cheesecake Filling

Put the yeast and 2 tbsp sugar in a bowl and pour in warm water. Stir, then leave in a warm place (75F/23C) to bloom for 5-10 minutes. It's ready …

The Start-to-Finish Guide for Making a Lasagna Garden

Let’s be honest and commence by noting that we’d all be much happier if the following lines were actually a guide to growing fully formed, ready to …

In Puerto Escondido, great food, low prices, super surf. What's not to love? (Maybe a few things, but just a few)

Not long ago I began looking for a place where I could spend a few months relaxing while spending very little money. My destination would have to offer a leisurely lifestyle, great weather, even better food and — to reiterate — as a writer, an affordable price tag.<p>Last summer I settled on Mexico, …

Travel

Chronos can turn your old-school timepiece into a smartwatch — here's what it's like to use

I stress "beginning," as people who like wristwatches, particularly luxury ones, have separated their world into the Rolexes and Cartiers on one side and the more geeky smartwatches on the other.<p>In this context, the Apple Watch and various Android-powered devices should be considered the first wave …

Watches

This Is What People Actually Eat For Dessert In 38 Countries Around The World

Yup, you picked a bad week to try cutting out sugar. H/T Quora