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Lemony Chicken and Spinach Soup

Inspired by Greek avgolemono, this recipe yields a creamy, comforting, bright bowl of soup that delivers everything we want when feeling a little …

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Aldi recipe: Creamy and aromatic chicken paprika

Made with succulent chicken breast and smothered in spices, this quick and delicious dinner is great for a mid-week meal.<p>CREAMY, zingy and …

Mystery in Salt Lake City: where have hundreds of homeless people gone?

Following a police operation, even officers seem puzzled by the whereabouts of hundreds of people who lived around a downtown emergency shelter<p>The streets around Salt Lake City’s downtown emergency shelter have long been home to hundreds of homeless people. In recent weeks, though, nearly all seem …

First Evidence That Offshore Wind Farms Are Changing the Oceans

Wind turbines can support vast colonies of marine species in areas where they were previously rare.<p>Offshore wind farms are becoming increasingly …

Wind Power

Do Letters Show You How They Sound?

In a remarkable study published last week, Suzy J. Styles of the Nanyang Technological University in Singapore and Nora Turoman of the University of Lausanne document evidence of iconicity in human writing systems.<p>Iconicity is when the signal — words or signs — shows you what it stands for, as …

This Worm Has Gone 18 Million Years Without Sex, And We Now Know Its Secret

It has no regrets.<p><i>Diploscapter pachys</i> has a lineage that goes back about 18 million, and in all that time it seems the tiny little roundworm hasn't …

This Sheet Pan Saffron Chicken Is Easy Yet Impressive

The dump-and-go ease of a sheet pan meal comes in handy on hectic weeknights, but that doesn't mean you can't turn to this trusty cooking method on a …

AP FACT CHECK: Kimmel's take on health care harder to refute

WASHINGTON (AP) — Who's right — President Donald Trump and Sen. Bill Cassidy, or late-night host Jimmy Kimmel?None of them have really captured the …

New information about Alzheimer's disease provides hope for a cure

Amyloid or Tau<p>Since 1993, we’ve known that ApoE4, a variant of the apolipoprotein E (ApoE) gene, increases the risk of Alzheimer’s disease by up to …

Donald Trump's dangerous denialism on Russia

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Before most people were awake this morning, the President of the United States was tweeting. About Russia. And Hillary Clinton. And the news media.<p>"The Russia hoax continues, now it's ads on Facebook," Trump tweeted. "What about the totally biased and dishonest Media coverage in …

Physicists Just Quantum Teleported Complex Light Patterns For The First Time

A whole new level.<p>Wrapping your messages up with quantum weirdness is a great way to avoid sneaky eavesdropping, but in its current form it's more …

5 Signs You're Not Getting Enough Potassium

If you eat lots of foods packaged in a bag or box, then you're almost certainly low on potassium.<p>You probably know bananas are loaded with potassium, …

The Homemade Ranch Dressing I Make More Often Than I Call My Mother

By Amiel Stanek<p>Anyone who says they don't like ranch dressing is a liar. And anyone who thinks making homemade ranch dressing isn't worth it hasn't tried mine. Also: I love you, Mom.<p><i>Welcome to Never Fail, a semi-regular column where we wax poetic about the recipes that never, ever let us down. This</i> …

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Mass global extinction that wipes out human civilization will begin in 2100, mathematician predicts

A mass extinction which wipes out humanity will be underway by the year 2100, scientists have claimed.<p>By the end of the century, it’s feared that so much carbon will have been added to the oceans that the planet will have passed a “threshold of catatastrophe” which leads to the destruction of our …

All blue-eyed people have a single ancestor in common

New research shows that all blue-eyed people share a common ancestor. This person lived more than 6,000 years ago and carried a genetic mutation that has now spread across the world.<p>The exact cause remains to be determined, but scientists do know that eye color began to change long before recorded …

Evolution

Better-than-Takeout Crispy Orange Beef & Veggies

Crispy Orange Ground Beef & Veggies<p>Serves 4<p>1 pound ground beef <br>1/3 cup freshly squeezed orange juice (from 1 medium navel orange) <br>3 tablespoons …

How to Build a Healthy Meal That Actually Keeps You Full

Do you ever eat a healthy lunch only to find yourself <i>starving</i> by 3 p.m.? You're not alone. This a common frustration I hear from my clients, and in …

What Controversial Documentary "What the Health" Gets Wrong

If you've been perusing your Netflix library, then chances are you've seen a new documentary, <i>What the Health</i>. The pro-vegan film co-directed by Kip …

Roasted Butternut Squash, Apples, and Figs with Sage Brown Butter

If you only want to use one sheet pan and make 4 servings, divide this recipe in half, and save the extra half of your par-cooked butternut squash …

Evolution Isn't Always Slow. Sometimes It Happens Overnight.

<i>Our editors delve into Curiosity's top stories every day on a podcast that's shorter than your commute. Click here to listen and learn — in just a</i> …

1 Grocery List, 3 Healthy Dinners

Arugula pesto pizza, steak salad, and butternut squash and chickpea stew all come together with the help of this easy grocery list and delicious …

There’s Now an Entire College Program Teaching Students to Grow Weed

Time to make your mom and dad proud.<p>An Ontario college is offering Canada's first ever post-graduate accreditation for growing weed.<p>Niagara-on-the-Lake's Niagara College will launch its certificate in commercial cannabis production next year, which will coincide with the federal government's plan …

5 Scientifically-Backed Benefits to Grandmas and Grandpas

The research-backed benefits of grandparents go beyond the mediocre candy in their pockets.<p>As much as science explains why you’re more likely to want …

Grandparents

Scientists create world's first 'molecular robot' capable of building molecules

Scientists at The University of Manchester have created the world's first 'molecular robot' that is capable of performing basic tasks including …

How to Keep Avocados from Browning

Food & Drink<p>32 Ways to Savor Avocados<p>Food & Drink<p>How to Cut & Peel an Avocado<p>Food & Drink<p>This Avocado Art Is Surprisingly Captivating<p>Food & …

A Vaccine Is Being Developed For Preventing Tooth Decay And It Sounds Amazing

Yes, please.<p>Regular visits to the dentist are an important part of keeping your teeth healthy. But what if you could give your oral health a boost by …

13 Chicken Dinners That Need 5 Ingredients or Fewer

I love hearty chicken dinners, but I'm pretty selective when it comes to which ones are worthy of a spot in my weeknight dinner rotation. Coq au vin …

Enchilada Casserole with Ground Beef

This nicely seasoned layered casserole will quickly become a requested family meal. The savory layers of ground beef, tortillas, peppers, and cheese …

Someone finally made an app to detect credit card skimmers at the gas pump

In less than 30 seconds a hacker can install a $10 piece of pre-built hardware – easily purchased online – into a gas pump. This device is called a skimmer and it’s designed to get your credit card number when you use it at the pump.<p>A clever developer came up with a somewhat simple approach to …

Southwestern Egg Rolls with Salsa Dipping Sauce

For the egg rolls: Preheat the oven to 425 degrees F. Spray a rimmed baking sheet generously with cooking spray.<p>In a large bowl, combine the cheese, …

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