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Comet C/2013 A1 probably will not strike Mars in 2014

Previously, NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory said there was a 1 in 8,000 chance the comet would strike Mars. Now that chance has been reduced to 1 in …

‘Freezer burn’ method numbs painful nerves

<b>STONY BROOK (US) —</b> A new technique involving tiny balls of ice can safely short circuit chronic pain caused by nerve damage, according to new …

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Scientists organize groundbreaking Saturn observational campaign

Planetary scientists have collaborated with an international team of researchers to organize the largest ever observational campaign of Saturn’s …

Scientists see three promising blips in underground dark matter search

Three potential signatures of exotic dark matter particles have been found hidden in the readings from an underground lab in Minnesota — and although the results are too tentative to be classified as a discovery, scientists say they provide promising new clues to the solution of a decades-old …

The Secret Life Of Jaws

After tagging more than 75 sharks, researchers at the University of Miami have built a database that tracks the movements of several species. The nine individuals here have vastly different migration patterns. The bull shark Lia covered only 20 miles over 74 days, while Linda, a tiger shark, …

Mars vs. Europa: Are we looking in the wrong place for alien life?

A British astrobiology conference has revived a years-old debate over the best place to look for life elsewhere in the solar system: Mars, or the moons of Jupiter and Saturn?<p>"For reasons I don't really understand, the wider solar system and the potential for life there has not been high priority," …

Stunning Visual Appeal: Natural Stone Pebbles in Interior Design

Natural surroundings are not only healthy for the body, but also challenging for the mind and soothing for the soul. We all strive to make time for a …

DIY Kitchen Garden Planter

With Brimfield around the corner, I’m starting to feel a familiar itch again. The itch that means wooden boxes are near. The first year I went to …

Small Measures: Garden Hand Salve

No doubt about it, I like digging in the dirt. Now that spring is officially upon us, and the weather is behaving accordingly, I’ve been working with …

Ask the Food Lab: Do I Really Need To Reduce Wine Separately?

"Do I really need to reduce wine separately?"<p>I was just watching an America's Test Kitchen episode in which they said to reduce a wine/port/red wine vinegar mixture till syrupy, then add chicken stock. I couldn't help wondering why that's any better than adding the chicken stock initially and …

10 Top Cooking Mistakes That Turn Dinner Into Disaster

<i>Written by Adriana Velez on CafeMom's blog, The Stir.</i><p>I've been cooking dinner as a grownup for more years than I care to say. And I've made just about every mistake you can possibly make. It's one thing if dinner turns to disaster when you're single and childless. But when you have hungry children …

Lindsay Lohan Freaks Out at 1 Oak; Emma Watson Pets a Puppy at Bar Italia

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Grilling: Thai Chicken Satay

I'm all over beef skewers. The thinly sliced flank steak sears well and remains tender over a very hot fire. Unfortunately, I can't say the same for chicken, which dries out quickly and ends up becoming flavorless sticks of poultry. Of course, chicken skewers can be delicious when done right, with …

Sunday Supper: Grilled, Bacon-Wrapped Shrimp with Arugula and Red Onion Relish

<b>Editor's note:</b> Each Saturday afternoon we bring you a Sunday Supper recipe. Why on Saturday? So you have time to shop and prepare for tomorrow.<p>Colombian aji picante—a lime-forward onion, cilantro and parsley relish—tastes good on most anything that's hot off the grill. Here it's the perfect foil …

Sunday Brunch: Eggs in Bacon Baskets

More<p>Eggs<p>Buying tips, techniques, and recipes, no matter how you like them.<p>Eggs wrapped in bacon: the concept is incredibly sound. And with only a few additional ingredients, you can add a lot of dimension to this simple fun brunch dish.<p>Try a few sautéed onions and peppers or a spoonful of creamy …

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