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23 Chicken Recipes Made in a Slow Cooker

Some weeks work, social obligations, and household tasks pile up, making the idea of cooking a meal seem fanciful, even unachievable. When that happens, let your slow cooker be your savior. Armed with this piece of equipment, dinner can practically cook itself. Here, we rounded up more than 20 …

Cooking

27 Fast and Easy 1-Pot Meals For Weeknight Dinners

One-pot meals are the ultimate savior of weeknight dinners, and these are as fast and easy as they come. Not only do these one-pot and -pan dinners make cleanup a breeze, but they can be on the table in less than an hour from start to finish. For your next dinner in a time crunch, take your pick …

Cooking

The 10 Most-Saved Slow Cooker Recipes from June — Recipes from The Kitchn

All it takes is that first summer heatwave for me to banish the oven and remind me how much I adore my slow cooker. During the week I lean on it for …

Cooking

Our 17 Perfect Rib Recipes

Pork or beef, wet or dry, we have ribs for everyone<p>There's something undeniably primal about a rack of ribs. This large cut of meat and bone is …

50 Quick Summer Dinner Ideas For Lazy People

It’s 7 p.m., the sun’s still out and it’s 85 degrees. Do you <i>really</i> want to spend the night in front of the stove? (We didn’t think so.) These 50 …

Brad's Slow Cooker Chicken Parmesan Recipe

"This is a relatively simple recipe for making great chicken Parmesan at home. Goes great over angel hair pasta with a big piece of garlic bread, …

How to reset your midlife body to burn fat – in six easy steps

Weight gain is not an inevitability of ageing – although, for many people, as they accumulate years under their belt, they also gain pounds.<p>A big part of this is down to the modern dietary environment, which encourages gradual weight gain over time. Over the last 10-20 years, we have started to eat …

Nutrition

10 ways to fix your home Wi-Fi problems

When Wi-Fi slows down, so does our entire life. Our email and browsers stop loading. Our streaming movies freeze. Alexa stops responding. Our phones revert to data plans. Everything buffers at the same time, ruining the momentum of your routine.<p>There are plenty of reasons your Wi-Fi keeps slowing …

The Best And Worst Of NWA World Championship Wrestling 3/1/86: A Valiant Effort

Previously on the Best and Worst of NWA World Championship Wrestling: “Rick” Flair debuted the Big Gold belt, Dusty Rhodes gave the Rock ‘n’ Roll Express a shark cage with a name, Jimmy Garvin showed up to not wrestle, and Paul Jones debuted the monstrous Caucasian Asian “Teijo Khan.”<p>Click here to …

2017 Fantasy Football Draft Guide: The Ultimate Blueprint

Summer is winding down, and kids will soon be heading back to school.<p>For fantasy football enthusiasts, though, class is already in session. Draft season is upon us.<p>There are as many draft strategies as there are colors of the rainbow. Some prefer the statistics-based approach of Value-Based …

Fantasy Football 2017: Predicting the Top NFL Sleeper at Each Position

Among the definitions for "sleeper" at Merriam-Webster is this: "Someone or something unpromising or unnoticed that suddenly attains prominence or value."<p>That's the type of sleeper fantasy football owners fervently search for every summer. The players available later in drafts who go on to have …

Opening of UN files on Holocaust will 'rewrite chapters of history'

Archive used in prosecution of Nazis reveals detailed evidence of death camps and genocide previously unseen by public<p>War crimes files revealing early evidence of Holocaust death camps that was smuggled out of eastern Europe are among tens of thousands of files to be made public for the first time …

Watch: Why the U.S. Entered World War I, in 1 Minute

It was precisely 100 years ago this week that the U.S. made a decision that would alter the course of history for the nation and the world. On April …

Learn 100 Chords Rooted on the D String in Nine Minutes

Learn 100 chords in nine minutes. Impossible you say? Not at all, says Sean Daniel. As you might recall, in two previous videos Sean demonstrated how …

Guitar

How I survived the Hiroshima atomic bomb

Hiroshima: the horror of the world's first atomic bombing, by Chisako Takeoka, who was a young factory worker living in the city at the time<p>August 6, 1945. I had finished my night shift at a local factory in Hiroshima and had the next day off work, so I planned to go to the mountains in nearby …

Hiroshima

Big History Project

<b>Proven impact.</b> Big History students show clear, demonstrated gains in reading, writing, and content knowledge.<p><b>Free, open, and online.</b> All lessons are …

After 'military parade blue' skies, pollution returns to Beijing

It was as if somebody had flipped a switch.<p>In the two-week run-up to a military parade in Beijing on Thursday — a massive spectacle to mark the 70th anniversary of Japan's defeat in World War II — the Chinese capital's notoriously polluted sky was an azure blue. Then on Friday morning, less than 24 …

Google For Education Teacher Center

Get ready for the school year with Google Classroom.<p>Tools, tips and tricks to get you started today.<p>Learning never stops<p>Dedicated educators are …

The Truth About How Your Brain Gets Smarter

“What’s your greatest fear?” I asked Bill Gates one night, over Tom Yum Gai.<p>“Easy—not getting smarter.”<p>Bill then laid out his plan to ensure he’d always be surrounded by super smart people.<p>Maybe he didn’t know about myelin.<p><b>The Smarter Secret</b><p>Let’s assume “smarter” means making better choices, …

Why The Brain Benefits From Reflection In Learning

<b>Why The Brain Benefits From Reflection In Learning</b><p>by <b>Judy Willis</b> M.D., M.Ed., radteach.com<p>Executive function stimulation: include questions in …

Pedagogy

Imagery: A Key to Understanding Math

Wallisch began creating moving mathematical images for himself using technical computing environment Matlab, and said that, although he uses it for …

Brains Sweep Themselves Clean Of Toxins During Sleep

While the brain sleeps, it clears out harmful toxins, a process that may reduce the risk of Alzheimer's, researchers say.<p>During sleep, the flow of cerebrospinal fluid in the brain increases dramatically, washing away harmful waste proteins that build up between brain cells during waking hours, a …

Einstein May Have Had An Unusually Well-Connected Brain

A new study compares Einstein's corpus callosum with those of mere mortals.<p>More than half a century after his death, we're still searching for the secrets of Albert Einstein's genius. Almost immediately after he died in 1955, the famed physicist's brain was removed from his head, dissected and …

Simulating 1 second of real brain activity takes 40 minutes and 83K processors

A team of Japanese and German researchers have carried out the largest-ever simulation of neural activity in the human brain, and the numbers are …

Toddler brain scan gives language insight

<b>The brain has a critical window for language development between the ages of two and four, brain scans suggest.</b><p>Environmental influences have their biggest impact before the age of four, as the brain's wiring develops to process new words, say UK and US scientists.<p>The research in The Journal of …

The Brain

Proposed Treatment To Fix Genetic Diseases Raises Ethical Issues

The federal government is considering whether to allow scientists to take a controversial step: make changes in some of the genetic material in a woman's egg that would be passed down through generations.<p>Mark Sauer of the Columbia University Medical Center, a member of one of two teams of U.S. …

The Most Depressing Climate Change Visualizations From Today's IPCC Report

See where Earth is heating up.<p>Remember that leaked draft of the latest Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change report that gave us "stronger-than-ever evidence that global warming is driven by human activity"? Well, the real deal is out, and guess what: It's still our fault.<p>Today the IPCC …

Climate Change

Robo-Maggots Will Munch Through Brain Tumors

Gross, but great for minimally invasive surgery.<p>Creepy, crawly maggots might be making their way into people's brains. Robot maggots, that is. Inspired by a TV show where plastic surgeons use maggots to eat away dead tissue, neurosurgeon J. Marc Simard of the University of Maryland School of …

Witness a Decade of Weather in Just a Few Minutes (VIDEO)

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration has boiled down ten years of weather into just 3 minutes; a decade of summer rain, winter snow, …

Weatherwatch: The wind that shapes Earth's atmosphere

Here on Earth the fastest winds whistle along at hundreds of kilometres per hour. But out at the edge of the Earth's atmosphere the weather gets wilder. Scientists have finally proved the existence of an elusive space wind, which travels at around 5000 kilometres per hour.<p>For the last twenty years …