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The Grand Tetons might be the most beautiful place in America

Between the jagged mountains, the beautiful landscape, and the incredible wildlife, the Grand Teton National Park might be the most beautiful place …

National Parks

Chile Relleno Casserole

Love chile rellenos but can't be bothered with all the prep? Try this no-fry, no-fuss casserole that delivers on all the flavors and gooeyness of …

Cooking

The Lady's Chicken Noodle Soup

Among the eagle hunters: Ottawa photographer captures Kazakh clan's timeless migration

For a resident of Ottawa, the fierce cold of the frozen desert of western Mongolia's Altai Mountains might not seem like unfamiliar territory, …

Kazakhstan

Could same-sex couples soon conceive a child with both their DNA?

A recent scientific development could lead to new infertility treatments and bring same-sex couples one step closer to conceiving a child with both their DNA.<p>Dr. Azim Surani, a prominent scientist at the University of Cambridge, said he and his colleagues made a major discovery in mimicking the way …

Genetics

Yakuza boss arrested in Thailand after photos of his tattoos go viral

A retired Japanese crime boss has been arrested in Thailand, ending more than 14 years on the run, after photos of his yakuza tattoos and a missing little finger went viral.<p>Shigeharu Shirai, 72, was apprehended while he was shopping on Wednesday in the central market town of Lopburi.<p>Decoding …

Japan

Healthy Side Dish Recipes

Roasted Cauliflower and Broccoli<p>To bring out cauliflower's and broccoli's natural flavors, Ellie simply roasts the florets — dressed in olive oil and …

Busting 10 Common Myths about the "Greatest Pandemic in History"

The 1918 flu did not come from Spain

Public Health

First-Ever Drone Swarm Attack Has Struck Russian Military Bases, Sources Claim

We knew this day was coming.<p>Ever since technological advancements made drones possible, people have warned of the potential dangers of weaponised …

Russian Military

10 Vegetarian Lunches You’ll Never Get Tired of Eating

When I was a kid there was never much variety when it came to my lunches, especially since I was a vegetarian: My mom would send me off to school …

Healthy Eating

Scientists have discovered why some people are left-handed

Are you a southpaw? Well, you might want to listen up, since scientists think they know why some people are left-handed. While it has to do with your …

Travel Wisely With These Tips from Nineteenth Century Japan

There’s been a lot of controversy surrounding Youtuber Logan Paul and his childish antics while visiting the beautiful country of Japan. Well, if you …

Japan

13 Places Where You Can See the Bluest Water in the World

1 of 13<p>Egremnoi, Greece<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 13<p>Crater Lake, Oregon<p>3 of 13<p>Con Son, Vietnam<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 13<p>Devil’s Bay, Virgin Gorda, British Virgin …

National Parks

12 Knots Everyone Should Master

<i>Last Updated December, 2017: We’ve updated the formatting on this post for clarity. Links have also been updated.</i><p>Our Go-To: Water Knot<p><b>Climbing</b> …

Climbing

20 Common Things People Realize When They Quit Drinking Alcohol

Of all the culturally conditioned behaviors we’ve mindlessly adopted, alcoholism is one of the most curious. We know it is highly detrimental to …

Alcohol

Valerie's Chicken Enchiladas

Preheat the oven to 400 degrees F. Line a baking sheet with foil.<p>Add the tomatoes, poblano, onions and garlic cloves to the prepared baking sheet. …

6 Reasons to Travel to Tuscany in the Winter

There are two main schools of thought when it comes to planning a winter getaway: Escape the frigid January to March temperatures and grey skies and …

Italy

Entering the Japanese cemetery

Meanwhile in Kyoto…<p>We had a film crew from Japan Daily with us at the Kyoto Photo Walk. Here is a link to their video and some photos for you.<p>Getting …

Easy Beef Lo Mein Recipe

​Put down the phone and pick up the wok: it’s homemade lo mein time. All you need is one pot (well, wok) for this quick dinner. Inspired by PF …

So-called "man-flu"may not just be in men's heads

Probably as long as women and men have existed, the former have accused the latter of being wimpy when it comes to suffering from colds or the flu. …

Trump's tweet about Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand fuels growing call for hearings, resignation

WASHINGTON — President Trump's Twitter attack on Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, which she called a “sexist smear,” is fueling Democratic calls for congressional hearings on the president's own alleged past sexual misconduct, with some even joining the call for him to resign.<p>Democrats in the House and …

Donald Trump

Everything you need to know about beef cuts in one chart

Beef cuts don’t have to be intimidating.<p>Whether it’s chuck, brisket, rib, loin, round, plate, or flank, the most important thing you need to know is …

Here’s what your cat is telling you when it shows you its butt

If you were to walk up to a friend in public and show each other your bare butts, you’d probably get a lot of very strange looks from the rest of the …

Peregrine Falcons Attack Like Missiles To Grab Prey Midair, Scientists Find

Peregrine falcons, known for making spectacular dives to snatch smaller birds midair, conduct their aerial assaults in much the same way that military missiles hit moving targets, scientists have found.<p>Peregrines have been known to dive at 200 mph or more, plummeting toward dinner with astonishing …

Birds

Classic Beef Stew

This stew uses a top round roast—which is very lean cut of beef.

Country Lifestyle

The powerful men accused of sexual harassment can't blame their behavior on sex addiction — here's the key difference

As the list of men accused of sexually assaulting, abusing, and raping women continues to grow, some people have started to wonder: Are some of these men mentally ill?<p>It's possible that a few of them are. But the cause of most of their violent behavior is much simpler. They used their positions of …

Mental Health

Smoking cannabis regularly triples severe depression risk, study of Bristol teenagers finds

Regular cannabis smoking can almost triple a teenager's risk of suffering depression early in adulthood, according to new research.<p>A study of more …

Scholars Have Found a Rare Copy of Heretical Writings on Jesus And His 'Brother'

This didn't make it into the Bible.<p>Near what is today the Egyptian town of Nag Hammadi, some 1,400 years or so ago, somebody buried a whole bunch of …

The Complicated Legacy Of A Panda Who Was Really Good At Sex

Karen Wille saw her panda friend for the last time in July 2016. He was in bad shape. He was skinny. His once-sleek black-and-white fur had dulled. …

Ornithology

Green secret agents: Genetically engineered spy plants to help Pentagon detect potential threats

The Pentagon wants to create genetically engineered spy plants with programmable sensors.<p>The Pentagon is currently mulling over turning innocent …