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Ben & Jerry's just introduced individual slices of your favorite ice creams

Clearly someone at Ben & Jerry's has seen the videos of enterprising bloggers slicing up pints for ice cream sandwiches.<p>On Wednesday the ice cream …

Braised Short Ribs Done Right

Braising is best during winter months since it fills the house with an unctuous aroma and fills your belly with succulent, spirit-warming meat. The …

You’ll Never Guess What Our Oldest Known Ancestor Looked Like

An international team of scientists uncovered the microfossils of the speck-size creature they are calling Saccorhytus coronaries in Shaanxi …

NASA sent one identical twin brother to space for a year and studied how it changed him — here are the first results

Last March, NASA astronaut Scott Kelly returned to Earth after spending nearly one year in space. During his 340 days aboard the International Space Station, or ISS, scientists were also observing Scott's identical twin brother, Mark Kelly, while he hung out on Earth.<p>Because Scott and Mark have the …

Scientists have confirmed a brand new phase of matter: time crystals

For months now, there's been speculation that researchers might have finally created time crystals — strange crystals that have an atomic structure that repeats not just in space, but in time, putting them in constant oscillation without energy.<p>Now it's official — researchers have just reported in …

Japan’s high-tech space junk collector isn’t doing what it’s told

Well, no one ever said it was going to be easy.<p>Japan’s high-tech space junk collector appears to have fallen at the first hurdle after the country’s …

March for Science to unite researchers against Trump

Earth Day 2017 will see another large-scale protest against US President Trump. After the huge success of the Women's March, it is now the …

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The universe may be a giant broken hologram

For decades, scientists have been toying with the idea that our Universe is — or once was — a giant hologram, where the laws of physics require just two dimensions, but everything appears three-dimensional to us.<p>As you can imagine, it's not an easy hypothesis to prove, but physicists say they now …

8 unique green alternatives to cut flowers

<b>Say I love you with these lovely living gifts that go easy on the planet.</b><p>Oh how we love to give flowers to our beloved on holidays. It's estimated …

A great, unseen force is pushing our galaxy across the cosmos

The force is with us.<p>A massive, unseen force is pushing our galaxy, the Milky Way, across the universe, according to new research.<p>The Milky Way is in …

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Recipe: Flavour-packed black bean soup

There are so many flavours in this soup that it’s hard to remember just how good it is for you—packed with fibre and vitamins.<p>Using a large pot, turn stove to medium-high heat. Add olive oil and onion and sauté until they are translucent, about two minutes. Add garlic, red pepper, black beans, …