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It eases pain, seems to be addictive and shows every sign of causing long-term health problems. Is it time to quit sugar for good?<p>Imagine a drug that can intoxicate us, can infuse us with energy and can be taken by mouth. It doesn’t have to be injected, smoked, or snorted for us to experience its …

Health

The Google search that launched Dylann Roof's journey from casual racist to mass murderer

No one recruited Dylann Roof. His foray into violent white nationalism arose from a single internet search engine query.<p>"The event that truly …

Pork and Scallion Stir Fry Recipe

Pork and Scallion Stir Fry is a quick and easy pork stir fry dish that can be enjoyed for lunch. It takes less than 25 minutes to prepare and it is …

4 Spectacular and Historic New York City Carriage Houses

From Brooklyn Heights to the Upper East Side, tour the city’s most beautiful (and storied) carriage houses<p>Carriage houses make up some of New York’s most stunning and unique historic properties. New Yorkers began building them in the late 18th century to store horses and carriages, the only real …

New York City

Dubai Is Trying to Build the World's Tallest Building Again

The building is slated to set a new world record by 2020<p>If you've ever been to Dubai, you know that there are architectural marvels around every corner. That includes the world's tallest building, known as the Burj Khalifa, which hovers a nosebleeding 154 stories—or 2,722 feet—above the desert …

Architecture

A Peek Into the Sports Complexes of the Future

Dutch-based firm MVRDV has won a competition to build a sports center in Shenzhen, China, that will combine sports with culture<p>Although the Olympics wrapped up in China eight years ago, the country is still demanding top-notch athletic centers. That’s why city officials in Shenzhen have …

Chicago Could Soon Have the World's Tallest Timber Tower

The Windy City's proposed residential skyscraper just might be the next high-rise visitors flock to see<p>If architecture firm Perkins + Will’s latest concept takes root, the Windy City’s next residential skyscraper might just be one to go against the grain. The company recently unveiled designs for …

Chinese Companies Are Paying $45 Billion to Build Egypt's Next Capital

The ambitious project just received funding to move closer toward completion<p>As soon as it was announced in March of 2015, Egypt’s plan to relocate its capital from Cairo to a plot of desert 28 miles east received a healthy dose of skepticism from critics at home and abroad. With political turmoil …

Business Development

10 of the Most Ancient Temples in the World (and What They Look Like Now) Photos

Photo: Mark Daffey/Getty Images<p>Of the buildings that still remain today from the early years of civilization, many of the most spectacular are the ancient temples. Given the importance of religion in ancient civilizations, it's not surprising that these spiritual sites were built using the latest …

Ancient History

A Nostalgic Look Back at New York's 1970s Punk Rock Scene

Ramones, CBGB, 1977.<br>GODLIS<p>1 of 21<p>His photographs capture the culture of rock and punk music; the beguiling moments with the Ramones, Patti Smith, …

The World’s Youngest Rainforest Is Growing In Dubai

What’s the latest surprise to sprout from the desert in the Emirates? A tropical climate.<p>Never mind the toasty desert climate, there’s a rainforest growing in Dubai. This rainforest isn’t so much sprouting up from sun-baked sand by the Persian Gulf as it is under construction. It’s one of the main …

This Infographic Breaks Down The Top Five Misconceptions About Evolution

Share with all your friends.<p>We all have that one friend who's still not 100 percent on board with evolution. You know, the kind that's always asking …

What's The Mass Of A Supermassive Black Hole?

There is something monstrous sitting at the center of our galaxy. In fact, it is thought that these hungry beasts sit at the center of most galaxies. …