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The mites living on your face probably run in your family

For the tiny mites that live on our faces, choosing a landlord may be a family matter<i>.</i><p>Researchers identified four lineages of microscopic <i>Demodex</i> …

UK scientists can now genetically modify human embryos

<i>UPDATED: 3:00 p.m. GMT with Academy of Medical Sciences statement</i><p>LONDON — Scientists in the UK have been granted permission to genetically modify …

Top 10: Adventure travel hotspots for 2016

01 Peru<p>British Airways’ new direct Gatwick-Lima service (from May) will take just 12.5 hours, putting Peru firmly on the travel map. This year, a new …

Costa Rica

Truly Tokyo Online Travel Guide

Lonely Planet's Japan, Kyoto and Discover Japan guide author Chris Rowthorn, a longtime Kyoto resident who founded Inside Kyoto, has now tackled the city that plays muse to many all over the world: Tokyo. Truly Tokyo is a new online guide, entirely written by Rowthorn himself, that services …

Japan

The world's most breathtaking waterfalls

Waterfalls aren't just cascading tons of water over the edge of a cliff, they are an example of the power of nature, an earthly wonder and a reminder that something as dainty as water has the power to erode something as tough as rock.<p>The falls are majestic beauties, sure, but they're more than …

Greek Lemon Chicken and Potatoes Recipe

"I don't have the energy or courage to cater for a living but, if I did, this Greek lemon chicken and potatoes would be one of my go-to entrees, and …

12 unusual, strange and downright bizarre hotels | CNN Travel

(CNN) — When it comes to travel, most of us usually look for hotels that are conveniently located, affordable and comfortable. But sometimes, we want something out of the ordinary.<p>Need inspiration? These 12 eccentric hotels highlighted by TripAdvisor provide an unforgettable sleep:<p>1. Inntel Hotel …

Costa Rica

Not so neutral: wartime workers at a Swiss arms factory – in pictures

Jakob Tuggener published his photobook Fabrik in 1943, when the factories and furnaces of ‘neutral’ Switzerland were churning out weapons for the armies of Europe. His images of industry offer a sly critique of technological progress<p>Fabrik 1933–1953 is at MAST Foundation, Bologna, from 27 January …

Bologna

EU police warn that more attacks by IS militants are likely

PARIS (AP) — Europe's top police agency issued a stark warning Monday: Islamic State extremists will keep attempting lethal attacks on soft targets …

Terrorism

47 Comfort Foods for Cold Nights, Broken Hearts, and Tuesdays

The coziest recipes for long underwear season.<p>When you're fending off subzero temps, the only thing that helps is long underwear. Okay, and lots and lots of comfort food. Heavy, cheesy, meat-y, bread-y: This is not the time to pretend like you want to eat a salad. You don't.

Cooking

EU mulls extending border control limits to save Schengen zone

The Dutch EU presidency has urged states to settle on a new pan-European border force to reinforce external borders. The ministers' gathering comes …

Merkel asylum policy queried, 'chaos' says SPD

Germany awoke Monday to denials that an ally of Chancellor Angela Merkel was contradicting her liberal refugee policy. Julia Klöckner is running as …

New dietary guidelines emphasize big picture

New dietary guidelines for 2015–2020 have arrived, just in time to assist people whose New Year’s resolutions involved better eating.<p>On January 7, …

Weird natural wonders you won’t believe are real

From Mexico’s Cave of Crystals to waves frozen in time, these natural formations will make you look twice.<p>1. The Cave of Crystals<p><b>Mexico</b><p>Mother Nature hid the largest crystals in the world nearly 1,000 feet below Naica Mountain, in the northwest region of Chihuahua, Mexico. The hidden caves were …

Chile-Cilantro Hash Browns Recipe - Chowhound

Tip<p>When Is New Year's Eve?<p>New Year's Eve is on Dec. 31. This year, New Year's Eve falls on a Sunday.<p>Read More<p>1 of 8<p>Tip<p>What Is New Year's Eve?<p>New …

Jesus

These Are the 25 Worst Passwords of 2015

It’s probably time to change your password. SplashData, which makes password management applications, has released its annual list of the 25 worst …

Star Wars

The Detention of a U.S. Student in North Korea Underscores the Risks of Traveling There

David Guttenfelder—AP<p>David Guttenfelder—AP<p>David Guttenfelder—AP<p>David Guttenfelder—AP<p>David Guttenfelder—AP<p>David Guttenfelder—AP<p>David …

German finance minister calls for option to deploy troops in wake of Cologne attacks

In light of the New Year attacks in Cologne, German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schäuble has demanded the option of deploying Bundeswehr troops at …

Athabasca University to launch business of hockey MBA program

Joe Birch can't help but feel like a kid again. At 37, he is going back to school – hockey school. Only he won't be skating around pylons or listening to a coach talk about puck awareness. Mr. Birch won't even be in a classroom let alone on the ice.<p>The Mississauga-based junior hockey administrator …

Syrian refugee wins a million euros in French lottery

A Syrian refugee based in the northern suburb of the French capital, Paris, has won one million euros ($1.09m) in lottery money after buying 10-euros scratch ticket.<p>The 30-year-old former businessman, who won one million euros in the national lottery, arrived in France back in 2011 and has been …

North Africa

Russian deputies want to ban public displays of affection between gay people

Russia’s parliament is considering a bill that would ban some couples from kissing or holding hands.<p>The bill comes up for discussion next week and would ban “public expressions of non-traditional relationships.” Any non-heterosexual couple caught hugging or kissing would face a fine. If said …

LGBTQI

Diply

Diply is a leading social entertainment publisher that creates captivating content for millennials. We are a ComScore Top 10 Lifestyle property with …

Safaris: your game, your rules – an independent tour of Botswana

A thin sheet of canvas separates me from the hunting ground of Botswana’s greatest predators. Lying in our roof-tent above the car, I can still see the red embers of our campfire against a starry sky. I feel at one with the universe.<p>At first it is easy to sleep. The long hot day has been filled …

Wildlife

String Theory Might Merge With the Other Theory of Everything

Author: Sabine Hossenfelder. Sabine Hossenfelder Science<p>Date of Publication: 01.16.16.<p>Time of Publication: 7:00 am. 7:00 am<p>Eight decades have passed …

26 Ways the World Eats Breakfast

The most important meal of the day around the world<p>Breakfast is the most important meal of the day, but there's not need for boring egg on toast. All …

Breakfast

The 10 Hottest Travel Destinations Right Now

The 10 hottest travel destinations right now.<p>When it comes to New Year’s resolutions, Americans are most concerned with their health, according to …