Neal Alexandrowicz

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Apple, Bacon and Sweet Potato Mini Casseroles

From: Diabetic Living Magazine<p>These sweet and savory mini casseroles are ready in just an hour. Refrigerate or freeze the leftovers to enjoy …

Italian Zucchini Fritters Pitticelle Cucuzze (Gluten-Free, Low-Carb)

WHAT SHOULD YOU DO IF YOU HAVE TOO MANY ZUCCHINI?<p>MAKE ZUCCHINI FRITTERS!<p>Italians take their food seriously so if you ever plan to deviate from a …

Extra-Virgin Olive Oil

Smoke, unhealthy air returns to Puget Sound sooner than expected

There is smoke in the skies across the country — and, unfortunately, Western Washington is no exception.<p>Though the original forecast for the weekend …

Puget Sound

Archaeologists explore a rural field in Kansas, and a lost city emerges

Of all the places to discover a lost city, this pleasing little community seems an unlikely candidate.<p>There are no vine-covered temples or impenetrable jungles here — just an old-fashioned downtown, a drug store that serves up root beer floats and rambling houses along shady brick lanes.<p>Yet there’s …

Archaeology

Geophysicist Defends Science of Licking Rocks in THE LAST JEDI and DOCTOR WHO

One of the funniest moments in <i>The Last Jedi</i> happened on Crait, when a Resistance soldier touched the ground, licked his finger, and said, “Salt.” …

Geophysics

Recycling in the United States is in serious trouble. How does it work?

You probably have no idea how recycling works.<p>Most Americans — who recycle nearly 87 million tons of waste each year — likely think that the plastic …

Sustainability

Top 10 Best Chest Exercises For Building Muscle : Bodybuilding

Have you ever wondered what the absolute best muscle-building movements for your chest are? Wonder no more! Here are our top 10 pec-building …

Workouts

Melting Permafrost Below Arctic Lakes Is Even More Dangerous to the Climate, NASA Warns

Scientists have worried for years that rising temperatures will free carbon trapped in frozen soil in the Arctic, accelerating the pace of climate …

Global Warming

Transgender students asked Betsy DeVos for help. Here's what happened.

The Trump administration 'has absolutely no clue' what families go through, one mother said.<p>Alex Howe dreaded the long walk he had to take just to use the bathroom at his Texas high school — two unisex stalls in the middle of the sprawling building, far from his classrooms.<p>Because he’s a …

LGBTQI

This Summer Has Been Brutal. Show These 7 Images to Anyone Who Says It's Normal

It's not just a heatwave.<p>The headlines of record-crushing heat in the Northern Hemisphere began in June and haven't stopped midway through August. …

Global Warming

Think Abs Are Impossible After 40? All You Need Are These 5 Moves.

Carve out a harder core—without doing situps—using a routine that spares your lower back.<p>For decades, ab training meant situps, curling your upper body all the way up off the floor, rounding your lower back. Some people got nice-looking abs doing this—and lots more ended up with back pain.<p>Today, …

Workouts

A Fascinating Demonstration of the Delicate Craft of Restoring Damaged Fine Art to Its Former Beauty

In March 2018, Jack Brandtman of Chicago Aussie shadowed second generation fine art conservator Julian Baumgartner of Baumgartner Fine Art …

Art

Recipes: Three ways to prepare all that surplus zucchini

Awash in squash? Fear not — we have three recipes to keep you ahead of the August onslaught.

Recipes

Foodie Friday: Savoury Zucchini Cakes

<i>Every week on Foodie Friday cookbook author and Gourmet Warehouse founder Caren McSherry joins CKNW’s Simi Sara with another recipe to wow your</i> …

Recipes

A Fuming Glacier National Park Faces Long-Term Consequences — NOVA Next | PBS

<i>Editor’s Note: This article was originally published in an edition of NOVA’s email newsletter, NOVA Lens, and has now been repurposed for NOVA Next.</i> …

One of the Largest Aquifers in the World Is Disappearing Because of Farmers

Without conservation efforts, a critical water source will soon go dry.<p>Every summer the US Central Plains go dry, leading farmers to tap into …

Farming

Mind blown: Oldest galaxies in the universe found

A long, long time ago, in a galaxy far, far away....<p>But this isn't science fiction: Astronomers down here on Earth identified some of the oldest galaxies in the universe, a new study says. At 13 billion years old, the galaxies began to form "only" about 100 million years after the Big Bang.<p>The …

Universe

Amazon River pirating water from neighboring Rio Orinoco

The Amazon River is slowly stealing a 40,000-square-kilometer (25,000-square-mile) drainage basin from the upper Orinoco River, according to new …

Geophysics

240 Cubic Miles Of Magma Was Just Discovered Beneath California's Supervolcano

One of the largest supervolcanoes in the world sits underneath California, lying dormant for the past 100,000 years. Now, researchers have gotten a clearer glimpse into what lies below the Long Valley supervolcano, uncovering 240 cubic miles of magma sitting beneath California.<p>It’s important to …

Geology

Ryan Zinke says human role in climate change is unknown

During an appearance on Fox Business on Thursday morning, Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke broke sharply with the scientific consensus regarding …

Climate Change

Found: The 5 Most-Saved Crockpot Recipes in Pinterest History

I know I will regret saying this as soon as the temperatures dip below 65, but I'm excited for fall. Or more specifically, fall food. From Halloween …

Cooking

Shocking 106-Year-Old Newspaper Article Predicts Global Warming

If you think the climate change debate is a recent issue, think again. For the past few years, an image of a 1912 article proclaiming that coal consumption can have a negative effect on the climate has circulated online. The image in question is from the August 14, 1912 issue of the New Zealand …

Climate Change

10 Lower Body Exercises That Will Save Your Knees

Build strong legs -- without terrible knee pain.<p>Everybody has to squat.<p>The exercise is one of the most basic and functional movement patterns you can do, and it builds total-body muscle and strength like nothing else. But who says you have to do it with a barbell on your back? If you’ve been …

Workouts

This Photo Shows a Solar Coronal Mass Ejection with the Earth for Scale

Space enthusiast and photo processing hobbyist Jason Major created this edit of a NASA photo showing a ginormous coronal mass ejection back on June …

Solar Cycle

Trees and climate change: Faster growth, lighter wood: Wood density of European trees decreasing continuously since 1870

Wood density of European trees decreasing continuously since 1870<p>Trees are growing more rapidly due to climate change. This sounds like good news. …

Climate Change

Baci di Dama - Italian Hazelnut Cookies

The term, <b></b><i>Baci di dama</i> or <b>lady’s kisses</b>, comes from the cookie’s similarity to 2 lips bent on giving a kiss.<p>Italian hazelnut cookies (Baci di Dama): 2 …

Dessert

Quick Turkey Chili

Recipe courtesy of<p>From:<p>Total:35 minPrep:15 minCook:20 min<p>Yield:4 servings<p>Level:Easy<p>Nutritional AnalysisPer ServingCalories396 calorieTotal Fat11 …

Food

Wildfires consume Glacier National Park for the second year in a row:

Glacier National Park has been seeing rising temperatures and drier conditions in recent years.

National Parks

How a Battery Breakthrough May Lead to Electric Cars That Charge in Seconds

Why "flow batteries" might be the answer.<p>An impediment to electric car adoption is the fact that they can take a long time to charge. That means for …

Clean Energy

'Millennia of human activity': heatwave reveals lost UK archaeological sites

The scorching weeks of the summer of 2018 left crops shrivelled and gardens scorched. It has also revealed the lines of scores of archaeological sites across the UK landscape, tracing millennia of human activity, from neolithic cursus monuments laid out more than 5,000 years ago to the outline of a …

Archaeology