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Scientists studying starlight can tell you: Our universe is going dark

We know that our universe has already lived through great number of exciting phases. But new research released overnight shows the universe has long passed its peak and is slowly but surely dying.<p>The research was presented at the year’s largest gathering of astronomers at the International …

Recipe Of The Week: Italian Couscous

<i>Yum! This week’s recipe from chef Jessica Cerra is sure to be a hit at your next get together. Alternatively, make a large batch and save the</i> …

Pad Thai

2 Servings<p>This pad Thai recipe is not the dish from the neighborhood take-out joint. "It ain't made with chicken," says Ricker, whose traditional take—pleasantly funky with fish sauce and preserved radish and a touch sour from tamarind—is meant to be eaten in the evening as a stand-alone …

Recipes

Our 86 Favorite Weeknight Dinner Ideas

Monday-Thursday you need dinner and you need it fast. We've got all the recipes you'll need.<p>These are our most popular, best-loved, and greatest weeknight dinner recipes of all time—and we're coming up with even more as we speak.

Cooking

Korean Barbecue 101: How to Order Grilled Meats and Booze Like a Pro

Crack the code to the most rocking meal in town.<p>Right now there is simply no better way to dine out as a group than to gather a slew of friends for Korean barbecue. And there have never been better places to do so, from Koreatown classics to modern restaurants upending tradition. Young chefs all …

BBQ

How to Make a Super Easy Oven-Roasted Fish Without a Recipe

This baked fish could not be easier to make. So make it already!<p><i>Welcome to Cooking Without Recipes, in which we teach you how to make a dish we love, but don’t worry too much about the nitty-gritty details of the recipe, in effort for you to create your own spin. Today…oven-roasted fish with</i> …

Recipes

21 Vinaigrette Recipes That Your Salads Need

A well-made vinaigrette is a thing of beauty. Here are some recipes to try with your salads, from traditional to creative.<p><b>Bracing, bright, acidic, and emulsified</b>: We love a good vinaigrette. Here are 21 of 'em, for all your salad-type needs.

Seafood

8 Clever Ways To Waste Less Food (And Save More Money)

Photo credit: Alamy<p>Food waste is a big problem. Roughly 50 percent of food in America is thrown out every single day -- that's nearly $165 billion a year. And there's a big chance that you're part of that problem. (Don't feel bad, it's not just you.)<p>But you've come to the right place to start …

An avocado a day is good for you - so try our top recipes

An American study suggests that an avocado a day can lower your cholesterol. What's the best way to eat them?<p>Forget having an apple a day – if you want to stay healthy, it might be worth introducing a daily avocado into your diet.<p>Fans of the creamy green fruit have long preached about avocados' …

Food

Mom Tries To Comfort Sons As They Die Trapped In Burning RV

An Idaho woman lived a mother’s nightmare Monday when she found herself locked out of a burning mobile home where her three children were trapped inside.<p>Heather Green was smoking outside of her home in Twin Falls Monday when one of her two young sons pushed the door shut, the Twin Falls Times News …

Rare Anglerfish Caught On Video

An underwater drone recorded the nightmare swimmer.<p>Earlier this month, scientists observed the black seadevil species of anglerfish alive in its natural habitat for the first time.<p>You might recognize this sort of bony monster from <i>Finding Nemo</i>. One of them nearly swallows Marlin and Dory after …

How Many Calories Do I Need To Lose Weight?

Here's exactly how to tell.<p>Calories are those little units of energy we consume whenever we eat, well, anything. And they are arguably the most talked-about part of any weight-loss journey.<p>The general rule is that if you eat more calories than you use, you’ll gain weight. And if you take in fewer …

Fitness

The Difference Between Your Ego and Your Soul

One of my biggest "aha!" moments was realizing the difference between my ego and my soul.<p>It took me a long time and a lot of soul-digging to get it. Here is my understanding:<p><b>Your ego is:</b><p>The image you have of yourself.<p>Your social mask, the face you put on for the world.<p>Your titles and roles …

Pomegranate Flank Steak

<i>When she has the kitchen all to herself, Phyllis Grant of Dash and Bella cooks beautiful iterations of what solo meals were always meant to be: Exactly what you want, when and where you want them.</i><p><i>Today: A story for now, a flank steak for dinner, and a new marinade for always.</i><p><i>Dash. Look outside. We</i> …

BBQ

10 Healthy Two-Ingredient Avocado Recipes

From the editors of Cosmopolitan.com, make dessert, smoothies, milkshakes, and more in five minutes flat.<p>The world's most perfect berry — yes, avocados are classified as berries — doesn't need much to taste delicious. A little salt is all you really need. But when you're feeling a little fancier, …

Healthy Eating

Currently Craving: Scallion Pancakes

Crispy, crunchy, savory scallion pancakes fresh off the skillet are a little piece of heaven. My husband LOVES this stuff. Now my husband is the type …

Futuristic Skintight Spacesuits May Shrink-Wrap Astronauts

The spacesuits of the future might be totally alien-looking.<p>Instead of the bulky-looking spacesuits that astronauts wear today, a group of MIT …

Engineering

13 Ways To Eat Homemade Pizza When You Don't Feel Like Making Dough

If you've got bread, cheese and tomato sauce on hand, you've got pizza potential. Yes, homemade pizza is <i>most</i> righteous with homemade dough and a crispy, thin crust that crackles when bitten into. But sometimes laziness, the need for instant gratification, or a combination of the two warrants bread …

4 Ways to De-Bloat During Breakfast

Beat puffiness first thing in the a.m. with these tricks.<p><i>This article was repurposed with permission from POPSUGAR Fitness.</i><p>After a long weekend of fun, food, cocktails, or all of the above, you can wake up feeling like a giant marshmallow. Although eating or drinking anything else might be the last …

Breakfast

What Happens To Your Body When You Get Drunk And Stoned At The Same Time?

The science of the spins<p>The intoxicating effects of alcohol and of marijuana have been widely studied, but their combined effect—getting "cross-faded"—is woefully underexplored scientific territory. Here's a look at what we know about how pot and booze together affect the brain.<p>First, the basics: …

15 Things No One Ever Tells You About Marriage

It's time for some real talk about 'til death do us part.<p>Marriage is pretty freakin' awesome. It means you've found that person that you want to spend <i>forever</i> with—and chances are you celebrated that in a big way. But aside from all the unsolicited advice that brides and grooms are bombarded with, …

Brides