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Kilauea’s lava is now spilling into the ocean. Here’s why that’s dangerous

Late Saturday, Kilauea’s lava oozed into the Pacific Ocean for the first time since the volcano began erupting on May 4. The resulting cloud prompted …

Jaw fossil from English beach belongs to monstrous marine reptile

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A jawbone fossil found on a rocky English beach belongs to one of the biggest marine animals on record, a type of seagoing reptile called an ichthyosaur that scientists estimated at up to 85 feet (26 meters) long - approaching the size of a blue whale.<p>Scientists said on …

Easy Cheese and Bacon Scones Recipe

<i>Crispy bits of bacon, grated mature Cheddar cheese, finely chopped spring onion, soured cream and some red chilli make these savoury cheese and bacon</i> …

How to turn an old tablet or phone into a baby monitor

If you want to keep an eye on your little bundle of joy when you're in another room, just grab an old phone or tablet. All you need after that are a couple cheap accessories and you'll be well on your way to knowing your baby is safe and sound, no matter where you are.<p>How to set up your DIY baby …

Home Security

I’ve applied for many jobs without getting a single interview. What am I doing wrong?

My guess is you’re making the same mistake most people do: you’re making your resume about you instead of about the reader!<p>Shock is the reaction I …

Employment

The week in wildlife – in pictures

Olive ridley sea turtles, a sparrowhawk and Europe’s highest sand dune are among this week’s pick of images from the natural world

Sea Turtles

The quick Q&A: How to support children with selective mutism

I am a primary school teacher and I have a pupil who can speak but remains totally silent in the classroom. Are they just shy?<p>Possibly, or the child …

Lost Art Of Bending Over: How Other Cultures Spare Their Spines

To see if you're bending correctly, try a simple experiment.<p>"Stand up and put your hands on your waist," says Jean Couch, who has been helping people get out of back pain for 25 years at her studio in Palo Alto, Calif.<p>"Now imagine I've dropped a feather in front of your feet and asked to pick it …

Pain

How to Use If...Then Warnings to Stop Behavior Problems

If you tend to give your child multiple warnings, even though you say things like, "I'm not going to tell you this again," your child might learn to …

Designer’s Guide to Images in Website Design

Why combine images with text? Successful designers know that it doesn’t take a miracle to make their work stand out – instead, it takes to know how …

60+ Best Modern Bedroom Wardrobe Design Photos And Ideas - Dwell

83 Bedroom Wardrobe Design Photos And Ideas<p>Filter<p>Perhaps the room that most reflects our personality is the bedroom. It's an extension of ourselves, and there are endless opportunities to personalize, decorate, and reconfigure it to better express our individual tastes. These modern bedrooms are …

How to take a picture of the moon that doesn’t look like a tiny, white blob

Taking a good picture of our little satellite pal is harder than it seems, but a little prep makes a big difference.<p>The moon is a photographic tease. It hangs up there in the sky, all big and bright. Then you try to take a picture of it and you get a pathetic white blob floating in a sea of digital …

Mobile Photography

Moms Are LOVING This 4-Minute Clip That Calms Down Angry Kids

There are plenty of resources for teaching mindfulness to moms, but it's an equally beneficial practice for children. Which is why we are loving this …

Mindfulness

"Mordor Under the Sea" Images Would Terrify Even Sauron

The submarine volcanic wasteland exists off the coast of Australia.<p>We all know Mordor, the volcano-peppered wasteland where Sauron dwells in the <i>Lord</i> …

Geology

Amazing moment hero whale saves snorkeler from shark by hiding her under giant fin

<b>The whale pushed biologist Nan Hauser with his head and his mouth, tucked her under its pectoral fin - even lifted the biologist out of the water on</b> …

Sailing

Cover the Viewfinder for Long Exposure Photography

When I purchased my first Neutral Density Filters several years ago and started experimenting with Long Exposure Photography, I became fascinated by …

Plastic microbeads ban enters force in UK

Manufacturing ban means the tiny beads which harm marine life can no longer be used in cosmetics and personal care products<p>Plastic microbeads can no longer be used in cosmetics and personal care products in the UK, after a long-promised ban came into effect on Tuesday. The ban initially bars the …

14 Truly Beginner Exercises That Every Newbie Should Try — No Equipment Needed

Beginning your fitness journey and have no idea where to start? We gotchu. These truly beginner moves will allow you to build strength and create a mind-body connection while you get comfortable with exercise. No dumbbells or fancy machines required: just you, your bodyweight, and a little space to …

Workouts

Frozen beauty of Niagara Falls: What it's like up close

When even the heartiest souls in Western New York hear a weather forecast for unseasonably cold, arctic air, they head straight indoors and sit by a …

5 Incredibly Weird And Deadly Places You Didn't Hear About in School

It's a strange world out there.<p>There are plenty of amazing things in this world that you can read about in a textbook – think the pyramids, Pompeii, …

Hot Springs

Our 10 Most Popular Kid-Friendly Recipes of 2017

Children make a home brighter, richer, and a little bit louder — especially when they cook alongside us in the kitchen. This year, we tackled …

France Just Announced a Landmark Ban on Fossil Fuel Production

Bravo! Félicitations!<p>In a historic first, France has passed into law a sweeping environmental agenda that symbolically puts the European nation at …

Working from home can seriously impact your mental health — here's how to offset the damage

For most people, when you take the leap and decide to start working from home, it can sound like an actual dream come true. Suddenly, nearly …

How to Make Ice Cream for Anyone, Anytime

Ice cream is most definitely my weakness and the dessert I am likely to reach for when my sweet tooth strikes. That means I have lingered in the …

The 2017 National Geographic Nature Photographer of the Year

Look out for these early warning signs that you're dating a narcissist

Dr. Craig Malkin, a clinical psychologist and the author of "Rethinking Narcissism" reveals the common traits of narcissists when dating. Following is a transcript of the video.<p><b>Craig Malkin:</b> Hi, I'm Dr. Craig Malkin. I'm a clinical psychologist, author, and lecturer for Harvard Medical School.<p>Some …

Mark Hamill Fills In The ‘Return Of The Jedi’ To ‘Force Awakens’ Gap With Luke’s Tragic Backstory

Poor Luke Skywalker.<p>After defeating Emperor “Sheev” Palpatine, he lost his father, felt personally responsible for Kylo Ren slaughtering his Jedi students, exiled himself on an island that sounds like a sneeze (Ahch-To), and almost went blind. But that’s all happiness and ewok smiles compared to …

Mark Hamill

Amber Heard, Johnny Depp, and the Changing Conversations Around Abuse

In May 2016, Austin native Amber Heard filed for divorce from Johnny Depp after a year of marriage. The split wasn’t an easy one—in addition to …

My Ex-Husband Is A Narcissist, And Here's What I've Learned Since I Left Him

The final straw for me was four years ago when my husband chased me out of our rented Maui condo, and down an open-air hallway right after calling me …

Winter Fashion