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Why You Should Crack an Egg Into Your Coffee Grounds

I remember watching my grandmother make us <b>egg coffee</b> when we’d visit her summertime cabin home on the orange-tinged shores of Lake Esquagama, Minnesota. She’d crack an egg into a small bowl and beat it until thoroughly blended, then mix the egg into dry coffee grounds (we were a Hills Bros. family, …

Coffee

How Surgeons Stay Focused for Hours

Practitioners at Montefiore Health System have honed strategies to push through long procedures<p>Organ-transplant surgeons have skills most of us can only dream about. One, concentrating for hours straight, is something we can aspire to.<p>Transplanting a liver can take eight to 10 hours. Surgeons are …

Health

Lung Cancer Vaccine Gets FDA Approval — And You’ll Never Guess Who Made It

CIMAvax treats non-small cell lung cancer, which accounts for 80 to 85 percent of diagnoses.<p>The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has recently …

Dubrovnik takes steps to introduce night tours to its city walls

Dubrovnik is about to shine a light for night-time tourism – with its famous city walls taking the limelight from next year.<p>Croatia Week online magazine describes the city walls as Dubrovnik’s ‘top tourist attraction’ that welcomed its one millionth yearly visitor this month.<p>Up to now, walks during …

Why Your Next River Cruise Should Be in the U.S.

Who says river cruising is only something you can do in Europe?<p>While river cruises up and down the Danube, Rhine, and Rhône have long been favorites in Europe, you don't need to take a transatlantic flight in order to enjoy river cruising. Whether it's sailing aboard a plush paddle-wheeler on the …

Cruise Ships

Future medical breakthroughs may come from an unexpected industry

Mark Zuckerberg and his wife, Priscilla Chan, recently announced a $3 billion effort to cure all disease during the lifetime of their daughter, Max. Earlier this year, Silicon Valley billionaire Sean Parker donated $250 million to increase collaboration among researchers to develop immune therapies …

Genetics

Building the city of the future — at a $41 trillion price tag

When one of the largest California wildfires on record broke out in 2013, raging for more than two months and threatening San Francisco's water …

Urban Design

Where to Drink Coffee in Seattle Right Now, Winter Edition

Lucky Seattle. This city has tried-and-true coffee industry veterans, solid neighborhood cafes, and a growing crop of newcomers pushing the scene forward. Venerable roasters Vivace and Victrola helped build the Emerald City's reputation as the specialty coffee center of the planet, and they're …

Coffee

You Should Be Volunteering And Living Adventure Through Workaway

The post You Should Be Volunteering And Living Adventure Through Workaway appeared first on As travelers, we always seek a way to immerse ourselves …

Kuala Lumpur

In Oregon’s lone National Park, hike the country’s deepest, bluest lake

<b>Correction:</b> An earlier version of this story referred incorrectly to U.S. Route 62; the highway is Oregon Route 62. The error has been corrected.<p>More than 7,000 years ago, a collapsed volcano called Mount Mazama, in southern Oregon, burst open with a force seismologists say was four times greater …

Hiking

The FDA Just Made Its Most Controversial Drug Approval of the Year

Patient advocacy groups and Sarepta Therapeutics (srpt) won a stunning victory on Monday with a conditional approval of the biotech’s drug for a rare …

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Obese people and smokers 'banned from routine surgery' as NHS attempts to cut spending costs

Smokers and obese people will be denied surgery on the NHS by cash-strapped hospitals trying to save money, senior health officials have warned.<p>Vale …

Radiation Therapy

Obamacare has gone from the president's greatest achievement to a 'slow-motion death spiral'

A slew of news, from insurers dropping out to possible fraud among healthcare providers, has all accumulated in a deluge of negative headlines for one of President Obama's signature laws.<p>In fact, it's gotten so bad that it appears that the whole program itself may be in doubt.<p>While there are …

Here's How Scientists Are Going to Save The World From Annihilation

Move over, superheroes.<p>It’s no secret that the planet is in serious trouble. By August 8 this year, we’d already used up an entire year’s worth of …

Watson could be your new doctor as the real one baffles

Watson could be your new doctor as the real one baffles<p>3 Shares<p>Watson doesn’t only understand your emotion; it can also save a life. Doctors at the …

Dallas-Fort Worth Luxury Real Estate & Homes

5 Tips to 'Wow' at Your Open House<p>Discover: Luxury Waterfront Properties<p>Top Home-Tech Trends for 2017<p>Heard it Through the Grapevine<p>Summer's Best Back …

Basil and Ricotta Frittata

<b>Fresh herbs, ricotta, and eggs come together simply and easily to make a delicious frittata.</b><p><i>Shutterstock: Tatiana Volgutova</i><p>Just a single ingredient, …

Food

The 10 Best Resort Hotels in the West

Get ready for the great outdoors: dude ranches, golf retreats, and ski havens were among our readers’ top choices.<p>Jim Morrison said it: “The West is …

June 2016 patents

July 01, 2016<p>Solid-state quantum memory, engineered TALEs, synthesis of tetracyclines, treatment of head and neck cancer, and more<p>Harvard faculty …

Paul Ryan unveiled an Obamacare alternative that keeps some of the existing provisions intact

The proposal is part of Ryan's blueprint, titled "A Better Way," which offers a Republican alternative to the Democratic Party on policy issues ahead of the Nov. 8 election.<p>Earlier this month, Ryan, the country's highest-ranking elected Republican, released initiatives on national security and …

Canada's Best Kept Secret: Kouchibouguac National Park

Kouchibouguac National Park is a relative secret within Canada, perhaps a correlation to the difficulty in pronouncing the park’s name. Located on …

7 TED Talks on how your brain constructs reality

Do we experience the world as it really is? Find out with these talks that explain why we see the world the way we do.

How Technology Is Transforming The Healthcare Industry

Could smartphone apps help improve our health and avoid germ-ridden waiting rooms?<p>An unprecedented speed of technological change has transformed almost every aspect of our lives. We can book a table in a restaurant, hail a cab or even rent an apartment on the other side of the world at the click of …

Equity crowdfunding can do for biotech what Kickstarter did for hardware

Building any company is hard, but building a biotech company is particularly hard. Not only do biotech companies have significant inherent costs due to lab space, DNA, and reagents purchase, but the life cycles of the organisms in question limit product development speed. Hardware companies faced …