Lauren Waters

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These Brownie Ice Cream Sandwiches Will Take You Back To Your Childhood

Except they'll be even better because HOMEMADE.<p>1 box chocolate fudge brownie mix<p>1½ quarts ice cream<p>1. Preheat oven to 350˚F/180˚C.<p>2. Prepare the brownie mix as directed for “fudgy” brownies. Replace the directed amount of water with dark, freshly brewed, coffee.<p>3. Take 1 cup of the batter and …

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Taste Beyond The Tongue

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Hello, I am currently updating this post. Just want to make sure you get the most up to date information!<p>But, if you are interested in learning more …

Sour Cream Pumpkin Butter Muffins

Preheat oven to 350 F, and line with baking cups, or grease a medium size muffin pan. In a large mixing bowl combine: ½ cup sifted coconut flour, 1 …

DIY Lavender Mint Body Scrub

Make Your Own Lavender Mint Body Scrub<p>Lavender is one of the MOST popular smells for cosmetic and household purposes. Both women and men seem to love …

Researchers Develop Transparent Solar Concentrator That Could Cover Windows, Electronics

Scientists at Michigan State University announced this week the creation of a “transparent luminescent solar concentrator” that could turn windows and even cellphone screens into solar-power generators.<p>This technology could mean that one day entire skyscrapers might be able to generate solar power …

How Solar Power Could Become the World's Dominant Energy Source in 35 Years

By 2050, the sun could be the main source of electricity for human civilization.<p>By 2050, the Sun could be the dominant source of electricity for human civilization. Thanks to falling costs, solar power could feasibly overtake fossil fuels as the top energy source in under 35 years. So says the …

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Even in the hardest times have faith

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Trust in the LORD with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding. Proverbs 3:5 (Thanks @instapray )

Deconstructed Bird and Insect Wing Patterns by Eleanor Lutz | Colossal

<p>Artist and designer Eleanor Lutz has a special knack for science illustration. On her blog, Tabletop Whale, she recently shared this great series of …

Scientists create 'micro-windmills' that could power your cellphone

Researchers at the University of Texas Arlington have developed tiny "micro-windmills" so small that ten of them can fit on one grain of rice. If you were to glue a hundred of them onto a cell phone case and hold it out the window, researcher J.C. Chiao says, you could potentially revive your dead …

The Upside Of The Bitter Cold: It Kills Bugs That Kill Trees

<b>Listen · 4:19</b><p><b>Toggle more options</b><p><b>Download</b>• <b><br>Transcript</b><p>While many of us may prefer to never again see temperatures drop below zero like they did earlier this week across the country, the deep freeze is putting warm smiles on the faces of many entomologists.<p>That's because it may have been cold enough in …

When Big Carnivores Go Down, Even Vegetarians Take The Hit

<b>Listen · 3:13</b><p><b>Toggle more options</b><p><b>Download</b>• <b><br>Transcript</b><p>Big, fierce animals — lions and tigers and bears, for example — are relatively scarce in nature. That's normal, because if you have too many, they'll eat themselves out of prey.<p>But top predators are now so rare that many are in danger of …

Battle to save barn owl after freak weather kills thousands

Ornithologists say 2013 will be viewed as the worst year ever recorded for one of Britain's favourite farmland birds.<p>They fear that there are now fewer than 1,000 breeding pairs of barn owls in England, following four years of extreme weather that have resulted in the population of the protected …

Inspector General Finds EPA Justified in Intervening to Protect Drinking Water from Fracking

Today the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Inspector General found EPA Region 6 was justified in legally intervening to protect Parker …

Stunning Pictures: Ten of the Rarest Animals on Earth

Tiny, Rabbit-Like Animals Eating "Paper" to Survive Global Warming

A new study probed the surprising diet of threatened alpine pikas.<p><b>As the planet continues to warm, conservation biologists worry about the future of species that depend on the cold, such as the furry pikas that live in mountainous areas of North America, Europe, and Asia. But American pikas</b> …

'Speciesism: The Movie' has a bone to pick with meat eaters

First-time filmmaker Mark Devries tells MNN how he made his controversial new film and discusses the ethics of eating animals.<p>Carnivores beware: …

Australia Authorizing Destruction of Great Barrier Reef

By Carl Safina and Elizabeth Brown<p>When Captain Cook almost literally stumbled upon Australia’s Great Barrier Reef—it reached upward and clenched his ship—its size awed him. When the first orbiting astronauts looked down on their home planet, the Great Barrier Reef’s size awed them too. Australia’s …

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These Big-Eyed Fish Are Vacuuming Up Our Plastic Pollution At Night

We can’t find as much plastic in the ocean as there should be. It’s still in the ocean–it’s just hiding in the guts of the lanternfish.<p>Much of the plastic we produce on land ends up contaminating the sea. But when researchers went searching for a global picture of all the plastics stuck swirling …

What Is Coffee's Carbon Footprint?

Coffee is a strange thing: Roughly 90% of adults consume the stuff, and more than 25 million folks worldwide are involved in the growing and processing of it, but it has almost no nutritional value at all. The coffee fruit is too small and flimsy to have any real life-sustaining properties, and the …

Phone Book Pumpkins

<i>by guest blogger, designer Mark Kintzel</i><p>Every year, I receive at least two or three phone books. Seriously, who uses those anymore? They magically appear on my doorstep and ultimately wind up littered throughout the neighborhood.<p>Despite my griping, I decided to hang on to a few for a special, …