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China just built a solar power array that looks like a panda

It’s the first of many planned panda power plants meant to get kids interested in green energy.<p>A Chinese solar power company has just completed the first phase of an ingenious PR stunt: building a 100MW solar power plant in the shape of a panda bear.<p>According to a release from the company, Panda …

Everything you need to know about shark encounters

Many people are terrified of sharks, but when you look at the odds, those fears seem pretty silly.<p>The average number of people killed annually by sharks is estimated to be about six. (Roughly the same number die from heart disease every 12 seconds.)<p>"More people are killed by things like flower …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

Meet the 'bark ranger' who helps protect people and wildlife in Glacier National Park

US national parks staff spend their days preserving the country’s most beautiful places, but one canine employee is protecting both people and animals – and winning hearts – in Glacier National Park.<p>Gracie is the first ‘bark ranger’ in the park, which is located in Montana’s Rocky Mountains. Gracie …

The Best Place to Camp in Each of the 50 States

Ready, set, camp.<p>Numerous studies have found benefits to spending time in the outdoors: better concentration, elevated mood, even faster healing and …

Beaches

10 easy recipes that make a week's worth of food

Cooking every day seems as daunting as, uh, cooking every day. Especially after work. Especially when there are other things to do. Especially since,</i> …

Unique German words will help you express yourself like a boss

Ever been caught out in a situation you have no idea how you're going to explain? Or maybe you've longed for something that you know is just that …

Schadenfreude

Once You Learn These 8 Hard Truths About Life, You'll Become Much Stronger

Life is many things. Life is beautiful and miraculous, and it’s wonderful. But there is one thing life isn’t: easy. There are times when this is more …

Alarming Report: Kids Who Spend Just 1 Hour a Day on Social Media Are Less Happy

Kids using social media is fairly inevitable but even just one hour online can make kids less content with their lives.<p>Just last night I was chatting with my babysitter about how much more complicated life is today for teenagers, with the prevalence of social media. When I was in high school and …

Mom Defends Buying Her Kids 96 Gifts Each For Christmas

Mom’s photos of her family’s massive pile of Christmas presents bring out all the Grinches<p>You might not know who Emma Tapping is, but if you’re been …

65 Insanely Easy Christmas Cookie Recipes to Keep You Busy Through the Holidays

Nothing gets you in the Christmas spirit quite like making a mess in the kitchen with sugar, flour, and *all* the sprinkles. That’s right; holiday cookie season is officially underway and we couldn’t be more excited. Thankfully, you don’t have to be a trained pastry chef to create the perfect milk …

Dessert

50 Christmas Cookies You Don't Even Need an Oven to Bake

Your secret's safe with us!<p>What's guaranteed to be the hit of your holiday buffet but hardly requires any effort? These festive, impressive-looking treats. (Your secret's safe with us!)

Dessert

Face Transplant Recipient Looks Unrecognisable Two Years After Life-Changing Surgery

'I have nice eyebrows now.'<p><i>Warning: article contains images of a medical nature.</i><p>A woman whose face was disfigured by benign tumours looks …

This Video of Kids Attempting to Explain What Their Teachers Really Do is Too Funny

It's guaranteed to put a smile on your face.<p>From shopping for new clothes to finding everything on the supplies list your kid's teacher sent out, back-to-school season is beyond busy. When you're in dire need of a break from pencils and notebooks, watch the above video for a much-needed breath of …

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One of my enduring childhood holiday memories, as we spent lazy hot summers in my grandfather’s rambling house near Montélimar in south-eastern France, remains the dinner-table ritual in which we children (I was no more than 10, my brother 8) passed our glasses to our grandfather, who would pour …

World Health Organization

12 Fried Cheese Recipes for When You Want to Treat Yoself

When it comes to cheese, we love it all, from cheddar to mozz. Cheese recipes are absolutely a staple in our diet. Heck, we even love to give cheese-themed gifts! You get the picture. Though it’s hard to choose a favorite, there’s a special place in our hearts for <i>fried</i> cheese. In fact, here are 12 …

Cooking

How to Make Cold Brew Coffee at Home

Starbucks Cold Brew Coffee Pitcher Packs make it easy<p>Cold Brew coffee is one of this year’s hottest drinks. And now we’ve made it easier than ever to …

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‘I won’t be able to focus if you turn that off,’ a gazillion teenagers have whined at their parents. Is it possible that they’re right?<p>Many people listen to music while they’re carrying out a task, whether they’re studying for an exam, driving a vehicle or even reading a book. Many of these people …

Flute

'Being a Man Is Bad News': Study Finds Men Are Genetically Doomed

New research suggests that the reason behind why women live longer than men is in our DNA.<p>Certain populations live longer than others: Women tend to outlive men and Hispanics have lower mortality rates than other ethnic groups. But the mystery is <i>why</i>. There are many social and health theories that …

These far-out animals fascinate and amuse scientists

10+ Hilarious Reactions To Usain Bolt’s Winning Smile

Losing hurts, especially when you've trained for years and you're competing in front of billions of people around the globe. But losing to somebody …

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My parents’ happy marriage ruined my love life

By all counts, I had a good childhood. We had a nice house, enough money and enough food. I had my own bedroom and my parents indulged my every desire.<p>Importantly, my parents’ relationship was strong, a contrast to the divorces and separations plaguing other families as I was growing up in the …

Why You Need to Stop Eating Avocados Immediately

The consequences are extremely serious.<p>You need to stop eating avocados. Right now. Yes, we know that we're asking for a lot. Like, this is probably the most effort you'll ever put into any diet. But the environmental impact is huge. According to the Associated Press, rising demand for avocados — …

How Women Can Break Through in Male-Dominated Fields

<i>The MPW Insiders Network is an online community where the biggest names in business and beyond answer timely career and leadership questions. Today’s</i> …

10 Best Ways to Keep Employees Happy, Engaged, and Motivated

Here's what leaders and employees can do together to boost employee engagement and motivation.<p>If you haven't heard, it's worth repeating: Gallup revealed that in 2015, only 32 percent of U.S. workers were considered "engaged" in their jobs, meaning they were involved in, enthusiastic about, and …

'My family were chasing me. We knew they wouldn't stop. This is their law': Inside Pakistan's hidden world of honour killings

The moment Rukhsana Bibi woke up, she knew her father had come to kill her.<p>On a hot summer’s night in Pakistan, the newlyweds had pushed their bed out into the courtyard to sleep.<p>But it was a noise from inside the ramshackle house that caused her, just sixteen, in love and pregnant, to wake with a …

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Olympic Athletes' Village in Rio Has 'Blocked Toilets, Exposed Wiring:' Officials

The 2016 Rio Olympics athletes’ village is under scrutiny for cramped quarters, dangerous wiring and faulty plumbing – prompting certain officials to …

Brave bride fled forced marriage and took legal action against her DAD to wed her true love

A law student fled Britain to marry in secret – then got police to take out an order against her dad to stop him forcing her into an arranged …