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Lucky View: Rare Double 'Moonbow' Shines in Magical Photo of Green Aurora

An explosion of colors lights up the evening sky as a rare double "moonbow" meets the northern lights in this stunning, star-speckled …

The ex-Tesla engineer who created an FDA-compliant hangover cure made $1 million in 3 months and was almost thrown out of the country by Trump's immigration rules

Imagine accidentally creating a startup that makes a cure for hangovers. The startup turns out to be so successful, raking in $1 million in three months, that you need to quit your high-paying job at Tesla, only to then find yourself nearly kicked out of the country by the Trump administration …

Alcohol

Beer lovers, take note: University of Washington lab brews up a new way to make paper

There were pretzels and there was a guy dressed in lederhosen. But the only sign of beer at this Oktoberfest event, of sorts, was the spent grain …

An Appetizer So Good It Should Be Dinner

When you’re invited to a friend’s house for dinner, it’s impolite to gobble so many of the hors d’oeuvres that you have no room for the rest of the meal.<p>But the stuffed, roasted mini sweet peppers that my friend Meline Toumani made were so ridiculously tasty that I just didn’t have the will to …

Dental Care

14 Roasted Vegetable Recipes You Have to Try This Fall

These healthy dishes star seasonal veggies roasted to perfection—and you'll want to make them all autumn long.

A Cake You Can Take With You Anywhere

Over the years, and almost without meaning to, I have become an obsessive collector — not of objects but of recipes. I have accumulated boxes’ and files’ worth. I search for them casually in print and online, and relentlessly, determinedly and often shamelessly when I’m out, whether close to home …

Dessert

A super chill microscopy method just nabbed a Nobel prize

This new way of looking at cells is revolutionizing biochemistry.<p>Before the invention of cryo-electron microscopy, which won biochemists Jacques Dubochet, Joachim Frank and Richard Henderson the 2017 Nobel Prize in Chemistry on Wednesday, scientists had to stain or fix cells before they looked at …

Nobel Prize

Top Middle Eastern Recipes for Beginners

We all have to crawl before we walk - it is the same principle in cooking. These recipes are basic, yet delicious, and will give you an introduction …

Molecules Chilled Close to Absolute Zero Just Smashed a New Physics Record

Scientists are breaking the limits.<p>A two-step cooling process using lasers has allowed physicists to push molecules of calcium monofluoride down to a …

Quantum Physics

Crushed Crystal Reveals a Spookier Entanglement State

Like pairs of spinning dancers that suddenly form a quartet, the magnetic "spins" of electrons can become entangled in groups of four, new research …

A Single Winter Storm Forced These Lizards to Start Evolving Practically Overnight

We typically think of evolution as an agonizingly gradual process, but there are occasions when nature compels species to move at a quicker pace. By …

The Formula for Chi-Square Statistic

To see how to compute a chi-square statistic using the formula, suppose that we have the following data from an experiment:<p>Expected: 25 Observed: …

Cheat's cauliflower tortelloni cheese - delicious. magazine

• 1 large cauliflower (about 850g), trimmed and cut into small florets<br>• 300g pack fresh cheese tortelloni<br>• 500g tub fresh cheese pasta sauce<br>• 225g pack fresh …

Avocado Rice Is the Healthy New "It" Side Dish

Do you have any idea what avocado rice is? To be perfectly honest, we didn’t either. That is, until we did a little research and found out that it’s …

Chinese Scientists Just Set the Record for the Farthest Quantum Teleportation

Chinese scientists have just shattered a record in teleportation. No, they haven't beamed anyone up to a spaceship. Rather, they sent a packet of …

The Art at the End of the World

We were taking an airplane, I told our children, to see what I dramatically billed as ‘‘the end of the world.’’<p>‘‘Can’t we go to a beach?’’ they asked. It was February. They were sick of the cold.<p>I promised them sand and plenty of water, but unless things went terribly wrong, we would probably not …

New Jersey

If You Love Mexican Food, You'll Go Crazy for These Chicken Taco Soup Recipes

Everyone knows about Taco Tuesday, but we are firm believers that every day should be a taco day. Sometimes we want to take in all of the goodness of …

How a Rising Minimum Wage Affects Jobs in Seattle

Three years ago, Seattle became one of the first jurisdictions in the nation to embrace a $15-an-hour minimum wage, to be phased in over several years.<p>Over the past week, two studies have purported to demonstrate the effects of the first stages of that increase — but with starkly diverging …

Income Inequality

The myth that gender is binary is perpetuated by a flawed education system

High schools all teach the same narrative in sex-ed: Chromosomes determine genitals, which determine sex, which determines gender. Women are XX, and men are XY. One has a penis, the other a vagina. It’s science. Right?<p>But what about people born with congenital adrenal hyperplasia (CAH), a disorder …

Education Policy

Why Humans Have Such Big Brains

The better to make friends with.<p>Humans are the only ultrasocial creature on the planet. We have outcompeted, interbred or even killed off all other …

Researchers Uncover What Causes Cancer Cells to Spread and How We Can Slow It

Understanding Cancer Cells<p>Treating cancer can be tricky: for one, cancer cells tend to spread quickly, known as metastasis — a behavior which …

Recipe: A Sweet and Spicy Corn Salad

I grew up in the suburbs of Chicago, and with a few exceptions, road trips were the only type of vacation my family ever went on. We’d start early in the morning with a stop at McDonald’s (egg McMuffins and hash browns for everyone) and then drive through miles and miles of cornfields. I always got …

Ice Cream

Johns Hopkins researchers say they've unlocked key to cancer metastasis and how to slow it

Hasini Jayatilaka was a sophomore at the Johns Hopkins University working in a lab studying cancer cells when she noticed that when the cells become too densely packed, some would break off and start spreading.<p>She wasn't sure what to make of it, until she attended an academic conference and heard a …

Alan Alda's Experiment: Helping Scientists Learn To Talk To The Rest Of Us

Alan Alda's father wanted him to become a doctor, but it wasn't meant to be. "I failed chemistry really disastrously ... " Alda says. "I really didn't want to be a doctor; I wanted to be a writer and an actor."<p>Which is exactly what happened, but Alda didn't leave science behind entirely. His new …

Empathy

6 Updated Pasta Salads

1<p>Spicy Thai Shrimp Soba Salad<p>Enough with the gloopy peanut noodles—it’s time to freshen up your soba. Don’t worry, we didn’t cut out the peanut …

The Best Science Documentaries on Netflix in April, Ranked

Knowledge is power and Netflix is our professor.<p>Sure, Netflix has a bevy of cheesy rom-coms, sexy capers, and superhero content. But Netflix can also …

'Healthiest hearts in the world' found

<b>The healthiest hearts in the world have been found in the Tsimane people in the forests of Bolivia, say researchers.</b><p>Barely any Tsimane had signs of clogged up arteries - even well into old age - a study in the Lancet showed.<p>"It's an incredible population" with radically different diets and ways of …

Holistic Medicine

10 Ways To Eat Sweet Potatoes That You Haven't Tried Before

As a paleo runner and food lover, sweet potatoes are my superfood of choice. The orange, white, and sometimes purple potatoes are lower on the …

The Ultimate Map Of What To Eat In Italy And Where!

Italy is one incredible country to visit and I’m not going to tell any porky pies by saying otherwise! It’s one of Europe’s most diverse countries, …

Italy

Immune therapy scientists discover distinct cells that block cancer-fighting immune cells

Scientists have discovered a distinct cell population in tumors that inhibits the body’s immune response to fight cancer.

Immunotherapy