Jessica Kurowski

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Paraguay Bans Material on 'Gender Ideology' in Public Schools

Paraguay’s Ministry of Education banned public schools from using or spreading materials on “gender ideology,” a move critics say promotes discrimination toward women and LGBTQ people.<p>At a press conference in September, Education Minister Enrique Riera said the government recognizes "traditional …

A Nine-Year Collaboration Has Just Shown How Sugar Influences Cancer Cell Growth

This is huge.<p>There's a long-known relationship between cancer and sugar, but figuring out exactly how it works has proven elusive. Now, thanks to a …

Cancer Cells

There’s a giant egg floating in our solar system with a ring around it

Some of the most exciting new discoveries in space come from far, far away, thanks to telescopes capable of detecting exoplanets that are so distant …

Astronomy

Tesla Stock Quietly Crashes for Last 5 Days

Tesla Inc. (TSLA) continues to be a rollercoaster stock in 2017. After charging higher for most of the year, investors are suddenly feeling anxious …

Tesla

20 Slow Cooker Recipes for Lazy Cooks

We all have days when we feel so lazy that even calling for takeout seems like a chore. It's on those days that the slow cooker's abilities shine the …

Why Fred Armisen and Maya Rudolph’s New Show Might Become the Funniest on TV

Yesterday, Amazon gave a straight-to-series order for a new comedy series starring the very funny duo of Fred Armisen and Maya Rudolph. Despite …

Scientists discover a new way the brain forms memories

A team of scientists announced Thursday they have discovered a new way the brain learns and stores information that may explain why people remember …

10 Fall Destinations for the Ultimate Bookworm

We bookish folks do love to wander, but sometimes we don’t even have to move our feet. A good book will transport us from bedrooms, bus stops, …

Books

Slow Cooker Hoisin & Ginger Pork Makes the Best Leftovers

<b>Make the pork:</b> Season the pork shoulder all over with the salt and pepper. Place it in a 5-quart or larger slow cooker, cutting it into pieces to fit …

‘Borg/McEnroe’ to Open the Zurich Film Festival

Björn Borg and John McEnroe will face off in Switzerland later this year when biopic “Borg/McEnroe” opens the 13th Zurich Film Festival. Sverrir …

Film Festivals

Singer calls out sexual assault at concert

Sam Carter, the singer for the British band Architects, stopped a show in the Netherlands to call out what he says is sexual assault after a female fan was allegedly groped in the audience.

Turner Broadcasting

Nasa plans to make oxygen from atmosphere on Mars

Nasa is planning to make oxygen from the atmosphere on Mars when its next robot arrives on the mysterious red planet in 2020.<p>Scientists will send …

10 Reasons Why It Takes Some People Years to Pay Off Their Debt

Consumers who are saddled with credit card debt along with student loans or mortgages often face hurdles in eliminating their debt quickly and wind …

The 13 Healthiest Food Combos For People Over 40

Video: Dim Sum Guide from Off the Great Wall

If you're a dim sum newbie who wants to learn more about this popular style of Cantonese cuisine, check out this five-minute dim sum video guide from Off the Great Wall, a YouTube channel about Asian and Chinese culture. In the video host Carmen describes some of the most popular dim sum dishes and …