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NASA extends the Juno spacecraft mission for three more years

Good news, space fans: NASA has given the Juno spacecraft the time (and money) it needs to be able to accomplish its missions. The probe, which left our planet in 2011 and reached Jupiter in 2016, was supposed to wrap things up in February this year. Now, NASA has agreed to fund the project until …

Astronomy

NASA to reveal new findings from its Mars rover Curiosity

<i>Editor's Note: NASA announced that the Curiosity rover uncovered tantalizing new evidence of organic molecules on the red planet. Read the full story about Curiosity's new findings.</i><p>NASA has called a press conference to discuss new findings made by its Mars rover Curiosity, which has been exploring …

Mars

Oven-Fried Chicken

Avocado: Are you eating too much of a good fat?

Diets high in healthy fats are all the rage, but you can have too much of a good thing.<p>More people are eating fats, especially "good" fats like …

Nutrition

This Cooking Hack Will Forever Change the Way You Make Spaghetti

If you're anything like me, cooking spaghetti involves completely guessing the proper amount for a serving. I'll stand at the pot of boiling water …

How to lose weight: 21 best healthy snacks for weight loss

How to lose weight: 21 best healthy snacks for weight loss<p>Photo: Flickr<p>Wondering how to lose weight? While exercise will remain the central focus of …

What Your Daily Routine Should Look Like, According to Science

From what you eat in the morning to how often you wash the sheets you sleep in.<p>Wondering if it’s better to workout in the morning or at night? …

Why Eating Fat Keeps You Healthy

Fats have received a bad rap for years. Consuming fat has been blamed for causing obesity, increased cholesterol and health problems.<p>Many …

Nutrition

The Outbound Journal

Are we all about to start drinking peanut milk?

Plant-based milk has never been so popular.<p>Soy, rice, oats, cashew, coconut – you name it, there’s a dairy substitute to suit all tastes. It’s no …

Have You Been Cutting Your Avocados All Wrong?

Everyone knows that avocados are an amazing superfood that scientists believe can help fend off cancer, some types of heart disease, zombie …

Keto vs. Atkins: Which Is the Better Low-Carb Diet?

Another difference: The Atkins approach to carbs changes over time. “Atkins has what’s known as the ‘induction phase,’ which is the first phase of …

The Craziest Way to Cook Bacon So It's Simultaneously Crispy and Chewy

Bacon is traditionally cooked in an oven, over the stovetop, or in a microwave, but what happens when you air-fry it? Air-<i>what</i>, you may be thinking? …

You may feel like 20, but you can’t eat like one — the best foods to eat as you age

As you age, chances are you can’t eat and drink quite the way you did when you were 20.<p>That extra slice of pizza shows up on the scale. Your favorite …

This Asian and BBQ-style beef jerky is shockingly easy to make

Beef jerky is kind of like pizza – even when it’s bad, it’s still pretty good. Overly salted, preserved, tough gas station jerky is one of the better …

4 of the Best Plant-Based Proteins Even Non-Vegetarians Should Eat

You might as well compare protein to the importance of water. It’s just an everyday essential our bodies <i>need</i> to survive and thrive. You have to …

10 Fiber-Filled Foods Are the Weight Loss Trick You’ve Been Looking For

<b>How much you should eat:</b> 1 medium head, mashed (12 grams)<p>Mashed potatoes are the ultimate comfort food — but, like most cozy dishes, they aren’t …

Where fat goes when you lose weight

The world is obsessed with fad diets and weight loss, yet few of us know how a kilogram of fat actually vanishes off the scales.<p>Even the 150 doctors, dietitians and personal trainers we surveyed shared this surprising gap in their health literacy. The most common misconception by far, was that fat …

Nutrition

Best Hamburger Ever Recipe

"These burgers are the best on the grill in the summertime. Jam-packed with all kinds of stuff, and no tasteless bread crumbs!"<p>Ingredients<p>1 1/2 …

This Oven Hack Will Change the Way You Cook

Whether it’s because something came up unexpectedly, or because you totally forgot to turn the oven on (we’ve <i>all</i> been there), using your oven to put …

The Outbound Journal

Remembering Stephen Hawking: 5 things to know about the legendary physicist

Legendary physicist Stephen Hawking has died at age 76, according to his family. Hawking's work on theoretical physics earned him countless honors, and made him a key voice in understanding our universe.<p>Here are five things to know about Hawking's life and career.<p>1. He was diagnosed with ALS at …

Stephen Hawking

Stephen Hawking’s brilliance in 9 quotes

Stephen Hawking's cameos: 'I have been quite popular in my time'

<b>For all of his academic work on mind-boggling scientific concepts, Stephen Hawking was also known to many for something else: his many cameos on TV, film and radio.</b><p>His most recent was broadcast just last week, as the voice of the Hitchhikers' Guide to the Galaxy Mark II - a powerful being known on …

Stephen Hawking

The Wild Pizzas of Southern Italy Have to Be Seen to Be Believed

A restaurant critic and two chefs go on a pie-in-the-sky adventure to find exactly how far you can stretch the idea of pizza.<p>When do dough, tomato …

Stephen Hawking's Love For The Simpsons Was Deeper Than You Know

Sometimes the smartest of us can be the most childish<p>To think a man like Stephen Hawking—who invented the framework of general relativity—would spend precious brain power appearing on <i>The Simpsons</i> is quite the compliment for the long-running animated series. He appeared on the show a number of times …

Far Cry 5's New American Setting Made Me Feel Like An Outsider

Far Cry 5's setting of an American county under siege seems to become more provocative as the days go by. Moving away from the tropical jungles of the South Pacific and African savannas, the series now dips its toes into the US setting of Hope County, Montana for its action-packed fish-out-of-water …

Ideology

Nintendo Switch launched one year ago. Your save data is still at risk.

Nintendo Switch launched on March 3, 2017. Today, exactly one year later, you're still at risk of losing all your save data in the event of a …

Nintendo Switch

How the Nintendo Switch finally turned me into a gamer

Imagination on tap<p>I think the first time that I ever used a Nintendo game console was an SNES plugged into a TV parked on the sidewalk outside an electronics shop in Ginza, Tokyo in the spring of 1991. In fact, I think this may have been the first time I had ever used a video game console of any …