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US names groups suspected of Benghazi attack

The United States has blacklisted two Libyan armed groups, accusing them of leading a 2012 attack on the US mission in Benghazi in which the ambassador and three other Americans died.<p>The Friday announcement was the first time the US officially named groups thought responsible, but the State …

Roasted Pumpkin Ice Cream – Recipe

<i>Roasted Pumpkin Ice Cream</i>The ultimate plan for this roasted pumpkin ice cream is a plated dessert with grilled mochi, miso butterscotch, and a black …

Heartbeats to replace traditional passwords

Our heartbeats could be used instead of traditional passwords to unlock smartphones, tablets and cars using a new device being developed by Canadian company Bionym.<p>Passwords scrawled on a scrap of paper are easily lost, jumbled letters and numbers are quickly forgotten and, with “password” still …

Information Systems

Lab-Grown Tissue That Acts Like the Human Brain

Complex brain-like structures, grown in a petri dish, open up a new way to study neurological disease.<p><b>In their lab at the Austrian Academy of Sciences</b>, Jürgen Knoblich and Madeline Lancaster are growing human brains—or something like them, at least. Using adult skin cells, they've cultivated …


Can a blood test detect autism? Google Ventures is betting it can

As autism grows more prevalent, early detection is crucial<p>The chances a child will receive a diagnosis of autism has increased 72 percent over the last five years, a dramatic rise that has stumped many health care experts. While there is no cure for autism, early detection and treatment in the form …

Six beautiful and bizarre bridges

Many bridges are the archetype of urban blight, essential yet uninspired. But informed users know better. They identified fantastic structures that double as art.

Asia Travel

101 Juice Recipes

• <b>Auteur:</b> Joe Cross<p>The latest recipe book from Joe Cross, star of the inspiring weight loss documentary <i>Fat, Sick & Nearly Dead</i>, contains 101 delicious juice recipes (with 101 pictures!) to optimize your health, help you slim down, and satisfy your taste buds. The recipes include everything from Joe’s …


Fun Food: Salades

• <b>Auteur:</b> Thea Spierings<p>De naam Fun Food zegt het al: deze serie staat voor de leuke kant van eten. Verwacht toegankelijke recepten met leuke thema’s, van lekkere hapjes tot gezonde sapjes en smakelijke tapenades.<p>In dit ebook staan salades centraal: vroeger niet meer dan een kommetje sla met …


25 Lekkere en Simpele recepten

• <b>Auteur:</b> Lekker en Simpel en anderen<p>Een greep uit de 25 lekkerste en simpelste recepten van Lekker en Simpel. Heb je weinig tijd om uitgebreid te koken dan is dit kookboek zeker de moeite waard!


• <b>Auteur:</b> Thea Spierings<p>Of je nou vegetariër bent of niet, een dagje zonder vlees is altijd lekker en gezond. Maar wat maak je nou klaar als je vegetarisch wilt koken? Gewoon het vlees weglaten uit de maaltijd is natuurlijk een idee, maar erg saai als je dat elke dag doet. Er kan zoveel meer!<p>In dit …