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Scientists lay out how to save a melting Antarctica -- and the grim future if we don't

<b>(CNN) —</b> Sea levels will rise and all coastal countries could be seriously threatened by flooding if nothing is done to stop the massive melt of sea ice in Antarctica<b>,</b> according to nine award-winning scientists who have spent decades studying the icy continent and the waters around it.<p>They are …

Global Warming

Taking a Train Through the Great Smoky Mountains Needs to Be on Your Bucket List

If you've never been to the most visited national park in the U.S., you should make a train trip through the Great Smoky Mountains a priority.<p>The …

The Cheapest Places to Travel for Each Month of the Year

Domestic: Los Angeles<p>You can save 33 percent on hotels in the city of angels this month, when the nightly average rate for four-star properties dips …

Los Angeles

MIT researchers develop new algorithm that can predict extreme weather events- Technology News, Firstpost

MIT scientists developed a new algorithm that can predict extreme events that are likely to occur in the real world, by spotting instabilities that …

Many colors that don't fade, made from one pigment

Scientists at the University of Akron in Ohio have developed a way to use a single pigment — melanin — to create a range of usable colors, reports …

International Bacon Day recipe: Here’s how to make peanut butter bacon banana

<b>Oh hey, guess what? It’s International Bacon Day today.</b><p>Yes! September 2 is a glorious day to celebrate this beloved, cured meat.<p>You may have already …

Here's why Uncle Benjen's reunion with Jon Snow was so important in 'Game of Thrones' episode 6

Jon Snow just won't die on <i>Game of Thrones</i>. And the latest episode, "Beyond the Wall," provided us with the most convenient plot twist of all to save …

This Tiny Game of Thrones Detail May Confirm a Mind-Blowing Theory About Bran Stark

<b>Warning:</b> This post contains spoilers for season seven of <i>Game of Thrones</i>.<p>With an undead dragon now under his control, the Night King seems poised to …

TV Series

How I cut my $80-a-week grocery budget in half without eating less

<b>• Kenny Gould followed one of the USDA's food plans for a month. It cut his normal grocery budget almost in half — from $80 to $42.</b><p><b>• He shopped at a different store each week: his local chain, Trader Joe's, Whole Foods, and a food co-op.</b><p><b>• He was able to buy plenty of healthy food and still save</b> …

Crockpot Recipes That Make a Meal

01 of 16<p>Cooking the Easy Way<p>A crockpot makes easy work of anything you can cook in it. And if you have the right recipe, you can cook any part of a …

20 of the best peanut butters ranked from classic to out of this world

<b>Peanut butter: the great spreadable. You either love it or you hate it. Oh wait, that’s Marmite.</b><p>If Wikipedia is to be believed (which clearly it …

Problem Solved: Exactly What to Eat Before and After Your Workout

Step into any buzzy fitness studio and you’ll likely see gym-goers scarfing down a handful of almonds before class starts or sipping on a …

Animations Show the Melting Arctic Sea Ice, and What the Earth Would Look Like When All of the Ice Melts

It's no secret that climate change has been taking a toll on the Arctic. But it's one thing to read about it, another thing to see it in action. …

How to Follow the Whole30 Diet for Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner Without Feeling Hungry

Are you curious about the program everyone has been talking about, Whole30?<p>The purpose of the diet is not specifically to lose weight, but rather to …

11 Low-Carb Snacks That Can Help You Lose Weight

No cardboard-like granola bars in sight.<p>When you're doing the low-carb thing and a case of the munchies strikes, it can be challenging to come up with snacks that are as easy to make as they are to throw in your purse.<p>On top of that, these noshes should also do your body a solid in the nutrition …

Four climate change myths, debunked | Environment| All topics from climate change to conservation | DW | 21.04.2017

Some people are skeptical that human activity is driving global warming. We take a look at the most common arguments used by climate deniers, and set …

Rethinking monogamy today

<b>(CNN) —</b> Could opening your relationship to others benefit you and your partner?<p>For many couples, monogamy -- staying sexually exclusive with one partner -- is expected and assumed. It's even included in many marriage vows. But as some people are increasingly realizing, monogamy isn't for …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

These 12 slow cooker recipes are perfect for spring

Don't pack up that Crockpot just yet.<p>Slow cooking can and should be done all year round. You'll be glad to have this kitchen appliance when you want …

9 Things You Should Be Eating *Regularly* If You Want Glowing Skin

From spices to entrées.<p>When it comes to a natural glow, you really are what you eat. Because curbing breakouts and clearing up our complexions are always top of mind, we looked to two leading nutritionists to give us the lowdown on the foods that will help fight redness, puffiness, irritation, …

Updated Travel Alert March 2017: The Big Winter Storm

N ew information is now available pertaining to the major winter storm which will start walloping the midwestern United States tomorrow and affect …

Fukushima evacuees face 'forced' return as subsidies withdrawn

Thousands who fled 2011 disaster must choose between financial hardship or return to homes they believe are unsafe<p>Thousands of people who fled the meltdown at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant six years ago will soon lose their housing subsidies, forcing some to consider returning despite …

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Earth's hot streak continues with warmest May since at least 1880

Another month, another shattered global temperature record.<p>According to preliminary readings from NASA, May 2016 was the warmest such month on record …

El Niño Has Pushed Our Planet Past a Major Climate Milestone

The monster El Niño of 2015-2016 is finally gone, but scientists are still coming to terms with its impacts on the planet. Among those impacts: …