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Spectacular super bloom transforms South African desert

<b>Each spring, for a few short weeks, kaleidoscopic carpets of wild flowers transform vast swathes of arid land along South Africa's western seaboard into a vivid explosion of colour. These "super blooms" occur in deserts and arid landscapes around the world, but few are as consistent or diverse as</b> …

Deserts

Shrimp Pasta with Tomato Basil Cream Sauce

<i>Unbelievably CREAMY and just melt-in-your-mouth AMAZING!!! Loaded with sun dried tomatoes, spinach and basil.</i>You guys know I love a good cream sauce. …

This Artist Keeps Vintage Nikes Alive by Turning Them Into Plants

Japanese artist ShoeTree transforms decayed Nike silhouettes and turns them into plant sculptures. Find out more about his process and art with this …

Cumin-Spiced Red Lentil Burgers

<b>The Good News</b> The red lentils in these spicy, Indian-inspired vegetarian burgers don't need to be soaked and cook super-quickly. What's more, they …

25 Cool and Useful Podcasts, Books and Other Resources for Entrepreneurs in 2018

Ever hear of Shopify's Business Name Generator? Or Rand Fishkin's new book, 'Lost and Founder'? Here are resources you need to know about.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>A staggering 50 percent of all startups will fail within the first three years, according to …

Hackberry

The little-known fruit tastes like peanut M&Ms.<p>The large <i>Celtis occidentalis</i> tree produces tiny, dark red berries that live up to the claim that …

Native Americans

How the Rifle Paper Co. Founders Turned a Side Hustle Into a Thriving Lifestyle Brand

Anna Bond and her husband Nathan had no money, no jobs and no business experience when they decided to launch the now-beloved stationery brand. Here's how they went from broke to $22 million in revenue.<p><i>In the Women Entrepreneur series My First Moves, we talk to founders about that pivotal moment</i> …

Montreal researchers use willows to decontaminate polluted soil, groundwater

In an east-end Montreal neighbourhood, a polluted piece of former industrial land has become a garden.<p>Willows sway in the breeze, creating a pleasant …

Women's greatest financial regret — and how to avoid it

We all have regrets in life, whether it's not pursuing a dream career or buying too expensive a home. But when it comes to women, there's one point of remorse that seems to trump all others: not investing more. In fact, 41% of females identify this as their single greatest financial regret, …

Garlic Butter Shrimp and Quinoa

I’m in tender, juicy, light and buttery seafood heaven. Because —> THIS. Garlic Butter Shrimp and Quinoa.<p>But also because I’m in Washington, D.C., …

Seafood

17 Organizations Feeding and Healing the World Through Regenerative Agriculture

By Eva Perroni<p>Transitioning to more sustainable forms of agriculture remains critical, as many current agriculture practices have serious …

Farming

Vegan Cornbread Recipe

Preheat oven to 425°F<p>Spray 8-inch-square baking dish with nonstick cooking spray.<p>Bring the water to a boil in a small saucepan.<p>Add the ground flax …

Recipes

Saffron, Orange, and Honey Madeleines

Makes about 22<p>Traditionally, madeleines are best eaten as close to coming out of the oven as possible. Here, untraditionally, we forgo all the beating and just place the ingredients in a food processor. Mixing them this way means that the resulting madeleines won’t be quite as light as those made …

Dessert

Grilled Fish Tacos with Vera Cruz Salsa

Heat a charcoal or gas grill to high for direct grilling. Sprinkle the halibut with the ancho powder, salt and pepper. Grill until golden brown and …

Veracruz

Capellini with Tomatoes and Basil

Bring a large pot of water to a boil and add 2 tablespoons of salt and a splash of oil to the pot.<p>Meanwhile, heat the 1/2 cup of olive oil in a large …

Scientists just created a new "super wood" that's stronger than steel

Spider silk has long held the record for being the strongest biomaterial on Earth — but that just changed. Scientists at KTH Royal Institute of …

Nanotech

Rats can't resist the wiring in newer cars: Here's why

ROYAL OAK, Mich. — Every evening, Janice Perzigian puts Pine-Sol on the ground around her 2017 Ford Mustang.<p>Dryer sheets go under the front seat and in the trunk. Spray made with essential oils is applied to the tires, the sides and the back.<p>Why does she go through this 5-minute routine?<p>She has a …

Extra time: how smart exercise keeps you younger for longer

As the writer Bill Gifford puts it: 'Ageing makes us fat, and then our fat makes us age'<p>Your nervous system is changing, too. Reaction times are at their best around age 24<p>Research suggests 120 is the absolute upper limit for the durability of the human frame<p>Slow down, that used to be the mantra …

Exercise

Stolen succulents: California hipster plants at center of smuggling crisis

Demand in China and Korea has led to thousands of dudleya being stolen from California as officials lament ‘plant poaching’<p>In China, they are prized for their chubby limbs and cute shapes. In Korea, they are a treasured hobby for housewives. But on the coastal cliffs of California, the dudleya …

Smuggling

Decadent Chocolate-Beet Muffins

Number of servings : 12 muffins<p>Prep time:<p>Cooking time:<p>Type of meal : | Desserts | Desserts<p>Special diet :<p>Ingredients<p>3 medium-size beets (about 500 …

Officials: Stolen California succulents, smuggled to Asia

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — State wildlife officials say they uncovered an international plant heist involving thieves from Korea and China slipping into …

How to Know if Your Sunscreen Is Killing Coral Reefs — and 11 Brands to Try Instead

The next time you take a dip in the warm waters of the Caribbean or Hawaii, think about this — you aren't just swimming in seawater. There may also …

Coral Reefs

Amazon’s next conquest will be apparel

Late last year, after Amazon announced it had acquired the rights to J.R.R. Tolkien’s epic “Lord of the Rings” saga for $250 million, I wrote how the move underscored Amazon’s relentless pursuit to build one platform to “rule them all.” Now that Amazon is investing half a billion dollars into …

30 Easy Skincare Tips You'll Wish You'd Known About Sooner

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Skin Care

Roasted Beets With Feta

Now Playing<p>Beer Can Cauliflower 00:41<p>Move over, chicken. There's a new grill star in town.<p>Now Playing<p>Italian Rainbow Cookie Cake 00:49<p>Tri-color …

Flavors

Here's How Old You Should Be When You Start a Company, According to Science. (It's Not What You Think)

The National Bureau of Economic Research used Census data to find the average age of super-successful founders.<p>Company founders can be as young as in their teens or as old as in their 80s. But is there an ideal age you should be when you start a company? It turns out there is, and it's older than …

‘Borg vs McEnroe’ Is Too Honest to Be a Good Tennis Movie

Björn Borg’s rackets always had to be in tune. Before matches, he and his coach, Lennart Bergelin, would lay out 50 black Donnay frames, each strung …

The One Anti-Inflammatory Drink You Should Have First Thing When You Wake Up In The Morning

The food and drink choices we make in the morning can set the stage for a day of great eating. Provided we’re selecting the right anti-inflammatory …