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Month in Space Pictures: Catch a Comet and a Cosmic Dawn - NBC News

Reflections of research: more art in science

The British Heart Foundation (BHF) runs a competition encouraging researchers to share their most arresting images – pictures of research that not only are very pretty, but also that tell us something fundamental about biology.<p>A panel of judges select an overall winner, and there’s also a popular …

Imperial College London

Upside-Down Icebergs, Living Fossil Sharks, And Other Amazing Images Of The Week

Fish

Brain food: 6 snacks that are good for the mind

What can you eat to make you smarter?<p>Eating well doesn’t just boost your strength – the nutrients in food are also excellent fuel for the brain. <b>US scientists have discovered</b> that a handful of walnuts a day can help improve your memory. Adults who ate 13g of walnuts every day performed significantly …

Ocean heat content is climbing so quickly that the tracking chart 'broke'

The past two weeks have brought new signs that global warming is not only continuing, but may in some respects be accelerating. Three independent …

Climate Change

Scientists Shoot Down Meteorite Theory in Antarctica Crater Mystery

A mysterious crater discovered in East Antarctica last month likely formed beneath a leaky meltwater lake, rather than because of a meteorite impact, researchers now think.<p>The ring of sunken ice, nearly 2 miles (3 kilometers) wide, was spotted a few days before Christmas on the Roi Baudoin Ice …

12 must-have Super Bowl party dishes to serve this year

Hosting a Super-Bowl party is as much about the delicious snacks than watching the game itself. From cheesy dips, to sliders, to decadent sweets, the options are seemingly endless. In honor of the game, we've rounded up some of the most popular recipes from Pinterest, and they are insanely …

NASA spacecraft almost to Pluto: Smile for the camera!

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — It's showtime for Pluto.<p>NASA's New Horizons spacecraft has traveled 3 billion miles and is nearing the end of its …

44 Foods That Can Turbo-Charge Your Weight Loss

In The Bulletproof Diet, David Asprey outlines the clean-eating foods you need to calm inflammation—and cravings.<p>Dave Asprey, author of the forthcoming <i>Bulletproof Diet</i>, believes that some foods contain "antinutrients"—toxin-like chemicals that he says can trigger inflammation and make you a slave …

Nutrition

Traveling Faster Than the Speed of Light: Warp Drive Feasible?

Going faster than the speed of light is impossible, according to Albert Einstein’s Special Relativity Theory, yet theoretical physicists bend their …

Human Meat Just Another Meal for Early Europeans?

Cannibalism helped meet protein needs, keep rivals in line, study suggests.<p><b>For some European cavemen, human meat wasn't a ritual delicacy or a food of last resort but an everyday meal, according to a new study of fossil bones found in Spain.</b><p><b>And, it seems, everyone in the area was doing it, making</b> …

8 Questions to Ask Yourself to Help You Declutter

Stop making excuses and clean up the clutter in your home! It'll make you feel better and make your living space look better as well! Ask yourself …

Boost your libido with the good sex diet

Not only can eating an unhealthy diet make you fat, it can also send your sex drive crashing, as nutritional deficiencies wreak havoc with your …

An Older, Wiser Cat Cautions a Young Kitten About the Strange Effect That Superbowl Sunday Has on Their Humans

In “Dear Kitten: Regarding The Big Game,” the latest episode of the “Dear Kitten” series presented BuzzFeed and Friskies, an older, wiser cat voiced …

How to Lose Weight, Without Gym or Diet Required

• In order to lose weight we have to suffer all lot like exercising, walking, giving up of eating favorite food items…………<br>• In order to reduce all these …

10 Dishes Every Beginner Cook Should Master

What's the best dish for a beginner cook to try? We asked star chefs from all over the country for their recommendations. Here’s what they had to say.<p>…

After Earth Falls, Will Interstellar Space Travel Be Our Salvation?

It may be just a matter of time before the Earth becomes uninhabitable. As astrophysicists <i>and</i> avid science fiction fans, we naturally find the …

NASA is testing an autonomous Martian helicopter

Drones are everywhere these days. They're under Christmas trees. They're at the X-Games. They're even in Congress. And if NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory has its way, they could be headed to Mars next in the form of the Mars Helicopter.<p>Rover teams still have a tough time with the Martian surface …

Microwave Cake

Easy Whole Wheat Bread<p>Incredible Edible Helium Balloon<p>Fruit Caviar - Molecular Gastronomy<p>Cooking Class<p>Just tried this<br>Really cool, thanks for …

6 Things You’ll Have to Give Up if You Want to Lose Weight FOR GOOD

Remember: It’s a marathon, not a sprint.<p>Juice fasting, low-carb, Paleo, the Master Cleanse—if you’re someone who struggles with her weight, you might always be looking for the hot new diet that will magically make it all easier. Sorry to break it to you, but staying slim and healthy is usually …

Nutrition

9 Ways To Instantly Improve Your Relationship

Sometimes, improving your relationship is as simple as completing a to-do list.<p><i>This article was repurposed with permission from YourTango.</i><p>With the demands of everyday life, it can be hard to remember some of the simple things that keep our relationships strong. But if you make caring actions a …

Relationships

Wormhole to another galaxy may exist at the centre of our Milky Way, astrophysicist claims

A giant wormhole could be sitting somewhere within our Milky Way galaxy – a cosmic doorway waiting to take us to distant places in the Universe.<p>Just …

This Is The Fish Researchers Found Living Underneath 2,400 Feet Of Ice

After drilling down through almost half a mile in solid ice on a glacial shelf in Antarctica, scientists found something surprising. There was …

The Kitten Bowl is coming! The Kitten Bowl is coming!

Puppy Bowl, you are, of course, very adorable, but … kittens! Playing football!<p>On Super Bowl Sunday, over on the Hallmark Channel, the Kitten Bowl 2015 happens. The competitive kittens — including Cowhide, Snuggles, Nom Nom Nom Suh and Shadow — will take to the field in the biggest feline football …

This Giant Tree Protects Urban Wildlife By Keeping It Floating Away From Dangerous People

City waterways could provide more space for new habitats in which urban nature can flourish.<p>As cities sprawl and get more crowded, most don’t have much space left for urban wildlife–at least not on land. A Dutch architect plans to begin using city waterways to build floating habitats for …

Animals out in the cold - in pictures

Japanese Macaques have a ‘hot tub culture’ and Emperor penguins huddle

Buttery Spritz Cookies

Spritz cookies, the buttery little bites we all love so much, originated in Medieval Europe during the mid-16th century. Called <i>Spritzgeback</i> in …

10 ways to make holiday baking easier

Shortbread cookies. (Photo, Sian Richards.)<p>Holiday baking is wonderful. The nostalgia, the aroma, the sugar — it brings back memories and allows us …

Cookies for a special someone » delicious:days

April 29th, 2009<p>Let me be upfront: these cookies may not become YOUR favorites. They do have a very subtle hint of peanut butter, but that’s about …

5 Sugar Alternatives to Satisfy Your Sweet Tooth

5 tips to help satisfy your sweet tooth without adding to your waistline<p>Excess sugar is one of the three primary drivers behind weight gain and a number of common health issues (processed foods and "bad" fats are the two others). Throughout our lives most of us have been programmed to believe a few …