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Our Most Indulgent Recipes for When You Need to Treat Yourself

It's not decadent if it's self care<p>From luscious bordelaise sauce on filet mignon, to the silkiest potatoes and richest cakes—these are the most …

Dessert

17 Best Low-Calorie Hunger-Satiating Snacks

You finished breakfast or lunch a few hours ago and you know you won't eat your next meal for another few hours. Enter: snacktime! You want to nosh on a snack that will satiate your hunger without going overboard on calories.<p>Certified dietitian Leslie Langevin, MS, RD, CD, of Whole Health Nutrition …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

3 Simple Recipes for Skillet Cookies

This is the perfect party dessert for a crowd that craves sweets. There’s a recipe for everyone, including Peanut Butter and Chocolate, Oatmeal …

Recipes

The 7 Best Fantasy Books for the Holiday Season

Whether you're looking for a last minute holiday gift or want a story for yourself, here's fantasy that isn't grimdark.<p>Thanks to the popularity of</i> …

Books

Bob Boilen's Top 10 Albums Of 2016

I'd never imagined my list of favorite albums in the 21st century to include musicians who made records in the 1960s. Now David Bowie and Leonard Cohen are gone. That said, much of the music I loved in 2016 came from artists early in their career. I imagine someone making a list in 2066 that …

30 Books You Need to Read to Earn 'Well-Read' Status

With this list, you'll feel like you can dominate the Trivial Pursuit literature section.<p><i>What books should one read to feel well-read? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Cristina Hartmann,</b> …

Literature

Scientists Think They Finally Found Evidence of Ancient Life on Mars

We’ve written about why scientists believe Mars is one of the places in our solar system most likely to have alien life. There are a few reasons, but …

Hot Springs

7 Secrets to Business Success in Singapore

Singapore's economy is booming. Here's how to get in on the action.<p>I spent last week in Singapore and was (again) pleasantly surprised by the hospitality and the kindness of others. Everyone works hard in Singapore. It's a booming business hub with a culturally diverse and ambitious workforce. And …

Singapore

Northern Thailand Travel Guide

Astronomers just discovered one of the most massive objects in the universe hiding behind the Milky Way

Through the thick fog of our own galaxy, astronomers have spotted an ultimate prize: one of the largest known structures in the universe.<p>Called the Vela supercluster, the newly discovered object is a massive group of several galaxy clusters, each one containing hundreds or thousands of galaxies.<p>"I …

Young Blood May Not Reverse Aging After All

Speculation has emerged in recent years that young blood can reverse the aging process, raising the prospect of an exciting new rejuvenation …

UC Berkeley

Top Ancient Sites for Stargazing

Travel<p>From petroglyphs to castles carved into hilltops, explore our night sky through our ancestors at these amazing archaeological sites.<p>The night sky is a time machine and so is archaeology. Since I was a teenager in Iran, a land filled with ancient sites, my passion for the night sky has blended …

National Parks

This Simple 23-Minute Morning Routine Will Make You Happier

It may quite possibly be the simplest strategy for training your brain to become more positive.<p>This research has left me levitating with excitement. I'm dumbfounded by what positive psychology can do. But this is taking it to a whole new level. <i>What Marcel, tell us!</i><p>OK, here's the scoop. Shawn Achor, …

Happiness

A Gift Guide for the Bookworm in Your Life

So many books...so little time.<p>There's nothing better than giving the gift of reading. Well, I guess you could give the give of <i>driving</i>, but this is in a more realistic price range. Luckily, 2017 brought us lots of choices covering science, technology, animals, mathematics, and space, and these are …

Paying people helps them to overcome phobias - new research

Scientists appear to have found a devastatingly simple method of curing people of their fears and phobias - paying them.<p>Modest financial rewards, with the help of brain imaging equipment and an algorithm, subconsciously reduced fear levels among participants in a study without them even noticing …

The Brain

Only half of a chromosome is DNA, study finds

DNA makes up only half of the material inside chromosomes – far less than was previously thought – a study has revealed.<p>Up to 47 per cent of their …

Genetics

If the U.S. withdraws, China wonders whether it is ready to lead the world

Can China overtake the United States to lead the world?<p>That was the question posed by the state-run Global Times tabloid in Beijing on Monday.<p>If the United States under Donald Trump gives up its global leadership and withdraws into isolationism, will the rising superpower China replace …

China

6 Best Macaroni and Cheese Recipes

Ultimate Mac ‘n’ Cheese<p>Typically macaroni and cheese is made with milk but here we’re using wine instead. You’ll love the creamy fondue-like sauce …

Archaeologists Find Evidence That Prehistoric Peoples Ate (and Possibly Hunted) Whales

Early humans may have been more sophisticated and even gutsier than we realized. Researchers examining 4000-year-old trash heaps have identified the …

The Happiest People Don't Let Their Minds Wander, According to a Harvard Study

There is an old saying: “Happiness is a state of mind.” As it turns out, it's true.<p><i>How does one overcome depression and anxiety? originally appeared on Quora--the knowledge-sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Mellissa O'Brien, mindfulness</b> …

Happiness

Netflix's Secret Codes Unlock More Movies Than You Can Imagine

Access this hidden list of hyper-specific Netflix genres with our help.<p>How many movies do you think are currently available on Netflix? Well, you’re …

Entertainment

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Hong Kong prosecutor rejects banker's lack of control due to 'drugs and sexual disorders' defense in murder trial

Prosecutor John Reading cross examined defense witness Dr Richard Latham, a British psychiatrist, stating "even when he was at his most aggressive, even when he was torturing her, his conduct to her was very controlled".<p>Latham had told the court on Monday that Jutting, who previously worked at Bank …

Missing Australian hiker found after 2 weeks in Malaysian jungle

<b>Hong Kong (CNN) —</b> Lost in the jungle, Andrew Gaskell had just a day's worth of food.<p>He was gone two weeks.<p>Gaskell, an Australian hiker who went missing in Malaysia's Mulu National Park, is believed to have survived by eating berries, bananas and wild fruit, according to CNN affiliate Sky News …

How to make the best pumpkin pancakes

Some of us just can't get enough pumpkin spice during the holidays. Beyond the lattes, you can find it in everything from gum to toothpaste. But some pairings are more natural than others. This pancake recipe combines a fragrant hint of cinnamon, allspice and ginger with actual pumpkin — yes, …

The Science Behind Baking the Most Delicious Cookie Ever

<i>This post originally appeared on Time and Ozy.com.</i><p>You like soft and chewy. He likes thin and crispy. If only there were a chocolate chip cookie …

Bermuda Triangle Mystery Solved? Not Likely, Says Meteorologist

A fresh theory purports to have solved the dangerous mystery that has led to the disappearance of planes and boats in the notorious region known as the Bermuda Triangle.<p>While lovers of the paranormal and anomalous might enjoy discussing the idea, NBC meteorologist Kevin Corriveau finds it less than …

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Jordan to deliver aid by crane to Syrian refugees trapped in no-man's land

Jordan,Refugees,Syria,Middle East and North Africa,World news,Migration,Migration and development,Global development,Humanitarian response<p>Amman announces plan to get supplies to about 75,000 people stranded at border<p>More than 70,000 Syrian refugees who are stranded in dire conditions on the …