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Big Pic: A Star's Bright Birth

Supersonic jets blow gas out of Herbig-Haro 46/47.<p>Hellooooo colorful baby star! NASA's Spitzer Space Telescope and the newly finished Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array (ALMA) in Chile were able to get us this stellar look inside the gas and dust surrounding Herbig-Haro 46/47. Herbig-Haro …

Telescopes

5 Cars That Defined the Woodie—and the 5 Worst Woodies Ever Made

Once the mark of quality craftsmanship, wood paneling on cars became a phony vinyl travesty in the 70s and 80s. We remember the glory days of the woodie—and the ignominious era of faux wood.<p>In the earliest days of the automobile, creating steel stampings for bodies was more expensive than making …

Classic Cars

Four-Wheeled Future: Volkswagen Builds the World’s Most Fuel-Efficient Car, but You Can’t Buy It

The VW XL1 is a paragon of petroleate parsimony, wringing from a gallon of gas a travel distance of 261 miles. Just to put that in perspective, that means that this two-seat, limited-production, diesel/electric-hybrid automobile can go <i>three times</i> as far on four quarts of compressed dinosaur juice …

FDA Approves Brainwave Device For Diagnosing ADHD

A 20-minute brainwave test improves ADHD diagnoses, according to company data submitted to the FDA.<p>The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved a brainwave-measuring device to help diagnose kids with ADHD, a first for the disorder.<p>The device detects two different types of brainwaves, theta …

Spatial skills at 13 may predict STEM savvy - Futurity

VANDERBILT (US) — A young teen’s exceptional spatial ability predicts creative and scholarly achievements more …

New evidence suggests giant ocean on Mars - Futurity

CALTECH (US) —Researchers have found signs of an ancient delta on Mars where a river …

Astronomers Want To Fire Giant Bullets At Jupiter's Moon Europa

Hey aliens, you have about 10 years to reveal yourselves before we launch a science missile.<p>Scientists at University College London have designed a 44-pound bullet that could gather scientific information on Jupiter's moon Europa. Last week, a prototype of the bullet slammed through a 10-tonne …

The 10 best worst horror movies

As we sift through “Sharknado’s” wreckage, a look back at some of the most amusingly awful flicks in the genre<p>WHEN EXTREME SITUATIONS are taken beyond their limits, when the real becomes grotesque, or when good intentions meet bad execution we get <i>camp</i>: the comedy of the ridiculous. The Oxford …

7 DIY Revitalizing Beauty Tips for Hair and Skin

Whether you've been vacationing in the sun, driving in your convertible dream machine, soaking up sun rays poolside, or playing in your garden, you must give love to the hair and skin you're in. Here are some simple head-to-toe DIY preventative and rescue remedies that I covet for distressed skin, …

Skin Care

30 Tasteful Ways to Wear See-Through Clothing

It’s officially the summer of see-through. Lovely fabrics like lace, tulle, mesh and chiffon are covering cutouts on everything from platforms to bomber jackets to reveal a flirty peep of sun-kissed skin. But sheer doesn’t have to equal skimpy as we show with these 30 tasteful ways to keep the …

Clothing

Paul Finebaum compares Johnny Manziel to Sharknado, train wreck, calls story 'compelling,' 'disturbing'

If radio personality Paul Finebaum thought Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel was "trending toward becoming a punch line" last month after a tweet …

Foods Runners Should Avoid

Think twice before adding these items to your shopping cart.<p>The phrase, “If the fire’s hot enough, anything will burn” has been uttered by many an endurance athlete, thanks to John L. Parker Jr.’s <i>Once a Runner</i>. And with enough sweat sessions, a few nutrition missteps won’t wreak complete havoc on …

Nutrition

The Deadly Science Of Force-Feeding

We've all seen the video of Yasiin Bey, formerly Mos Def, undergoing the force-feeding procedure used at Guantanamo Bay Prison. Here's what such a procedure could do to your health.<p>Earlier this week, the <i>Guardian</i> published a video of rapper Yasiin Bey demonstrating a force-feeding procedure that …

Bon Appétit Magazine: Recipes, Cooking, Entertaining, Restaurants

Beet Chips

Skin the high-fat snacks at your next party. Instead make these healthy homemade chips.

Garden-Fresh Summer Pasta Recipes

We say if you're going to turn on your stove this time of year, it had better be worth it. These pasta dishes are as luscious and satisfying as they are bright and fresh -- and with a minimum of time spent standing over a hot burner.<p>Ripe, juicy tomatoes, the stars of the dish, get a boost when …

Food Fraud: Labels on What We Eat Often Mislead

Despite trend in local, "authentic" foods, many aren't what they seem.<p><i>Part of our weekly "In Focus" series—stepping back, looking closer.</i><p><b>The farm-to-table trend is cooking. Urban gardening is on the rise. And high-end chefs are riding the locavore wave, promising superior, sustainable ingredients</b> …

Cheddar-Crusted Apple Pie

Cheddar cheese and apples make a delicious savory and sweet combination. Martha made this recipe on episode 706 of Martha Bakes.

The Week In Numbers: A Planet That Rains Glass, NASA's New Hunt For Life, And More

<b>63 light-years</b>: the distance from Earth to the blue exoplanet HD 189773b, which looks like a cozy place to live—except its surface temperature is 1,000 degrees Celsius and it rains glass. Sideways.<p><b>5.5 million square feet</b>: the floor space of the new world's largest building, which could fit 20 …

Humans May Evolve To Grow An Endless Supply Of Teeth

In the future, you--like the pufferfish--could have so many teeth that you'll wear necklaces made out of your spares. It'll be weird.<p>The pufferfish is a very curious animal for lots of reasons; it swallows air or water to make itself larger and more threatening, it combines its combining pectoral, …

Instagram invades the Web with embeds for photos and videos

New feature exposes Instagram images and footage to new audiences and creates a rivalry with Twitter as a source for breaking news.<p>Instagram is bringing its photos and videos to the rest of the Web with a new embedding feature.<p>The Facebook-owned application, which has more than 130 million active …

Social Media

5 Tools for Treating Plantar Fasciitis

Gear choices to help ease heel pain.<p>Plantar fasciitis is inflammation of the thick, fibrous band of connective tissue that runs from the heel to the base of toes. Plantar fasciitis most often feels like a sharp stab or deep ache in the middle of the heel or along the arch. As with all running …

Plantar Fasciitis

30-Minute Full-Body Circuit Routine

Warm-Up: 5 Minutes<p>1 of 12<p>You decide. It can be on the treadmill, elliptical or rowing machine. You can jump rope or do a combination of jumping …

How to Measure Your Effort

From the high-tech to no-tech, it's easy to gauge your effort and the fitness gains you’re racking up.<p><b>The talk test.</b> This is one of the most widely used methods of determining whether you’re working out at the appropriate level of effort. Informal as it sounds, research has shown that it’s an …

Heart Rates

Foot Notes

Are you steps away from injury? Ask your feet.<p>The outside of Laurence Socha's foot had been hurting for months. But the veteran marathoner kept running. "The pain would come and go, so I just ignored it," says Socha, 27, a teacher who lives in Washington, D.C. On a run one night, his sore foot …

Pain

Seven Habits of Highly Effective Runners and Eaters

Simple habits of a healthy life.<p>People who take up running (and stick to it) and people who lose pounds (and keep them off) have habits in common. Here they are:<p><b>1. Create a support network.</b><p>Make friends to meet for workouts, share victories with, and comfort through setbacks and bad races. A …

Fitness

Scientists Decode DNA Of 700,000-Year-Old Horse

The oldest sequenced genome will help researchers understand horse evolution.<p>So scientists have decoded the genome of a 700,000-year-old horse. It wasn't enough to figure out exactly what the horse looked like—hair color, for example, will have to wait for further analysis—but it helped the …