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Insurers Hire Social Workers To Tackle The Opioid Epidemic

For many people struggling with opioid use, a key to success in recovery is having support. Some are getting that support from an unlikely place: their health insurer.<p>Amanda Jean Andrade, who lives west of Boston in a halfway house for addiction recovery, has been drug- and alcohol-free since …

4 Fast and Fresh Recipes to Make This January

These 4 quick and easy recipes just made your resolution to cook more meals at home super doable.<p>No aspirational resolutions here: These spiced lamb chops, walnut-topped gratins, and herbed chickpeas are as irresistible as they are doable.<p>Perfect Peas<p>Crispy, salty, creamy, and full of protein …

17 Resolutions for Having the Best Food Year Ever

At Food & Wine, New Year's resolutions tend to be all about the food—how to outdo ourselves in the eating, drinking, and entertaining departments. …

Top 10 best places to travel in 2016 according to Travel + Leisure

Getting in shape, staying in touch with friends: the new year is all about making resolutions. Perhaps on your list for 2016 is the goal to travel more. But with so many destinations to choose from, deciding where to go can be a bit overwhelming. Luckily, the experts over at Travel + Leisure have …

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The Curious Case of the Blood-Stained Moon

Science & InnovationNo Place Like Home<p>Curving across the surface of Saturn’s moon Tethys are crimson streaks – and scientists have no idea what the material is or how it got there.<p>“It’s clearly painted on the surface in some way that we do not as yet understand,” says Paul Schenk of the Lunar and …

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The 5 Most Beautiful Places In The World

<i>by Caitlin Morton, Condé Nast Traveler</i><p>Getty<p>Pinpointing every breathtaking place on the planet could take a lifetime, but we think that these 5 otherworldly landscapes and awe-inspiring natural wonders need to move to the very top of your travel bucket list.<p><b>1. Cappadocia, Turkey</b><p>Cappadocia, an area …

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3 Ways to Bake Better Pizza at Home

Looking to up your pizza game? With a very hot oven or grill, you can!<p><b>1.</b> <b>The oven-only method</b><br>If you can crank your oven to 500°F without setting off a …

How to Make the Best Brisket for Hanukkah

We're partnering with our Time Inc. sister brands Cooking Light, Health, My Recipes, Real Simple, Southern Living and Sunset to bring you 60 days of …

This National Park is Part of the First International Peace Park

<b>Location: Montana<br>Established: May 11, 1910<br>Size: 1,013,572 acres</b><p><b>Did You Know?</b><p>Water originating in Glacier National Park—much of it from snowmelt—can be considered the headwater of the continent. Water that runs down Triple Divide Peak flows in three directions, eventually winding up in the Pacific …

Skillet Chocolate-Chip Cookie

Say hello to our big/little friend: the skillet chocolate-chip cookie. You don't need a mixer to make him (God bless pre-melted butter), and you don't even need to dirty a cookie sheet in the process. All you need is one oven-safe skillet--and, of course, a tall glass of milk on the side.<p><b>Get the</b> …

Tips for a Whiskey Pairing Dinner Party

The obsession with whiskey has inspired some restaurants to offer carnivores a new pairing experience. Chef Christina Lecki of the Breslin in NYC …

A nearby dark matter galaxy?

Measurements of the velocities of just six stars in a galaxy of only 1,000 visible stars suggest the highest concentration of dark matter of any …

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Easy Thanksgiving Side Recipes That Can Be Made In 15 Minutes Or Less

Take it easy on yourself this holiday.<p>Thanksgiving is a glorious holiday, no doubt, but if you’re hosting it’s a ton of work. Between the appetizers, sides, turkey and pies, there is hardly any time to enjoy the friends and family who are spending this day with you. We have a suggestion for this …

10 'Dump Recipes' For Slow Cookers That Make Cooking Stupid Easy

Basically, these are the easiest slow cooker recipes in the world.<p>The slow cooker is heralded for making dinner a breeze, but sometimes the recipes are not as easy as they seem. We want slow cooker meals so we don’t have to spend a whole lot of time in the kitchen, so in our minds, recipes that …

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The Best Stuffing Recipes For Thanksgiving Dinner

This is where it's at.<p>There are a great many delicious plates served on Thanksgiving, but none of them hold a candle to the stuffing. (Not even the turkey.) Whether you call it stuffing or dressing, we can all agree that this dish is crucial to the feast. To make sure the holiday goes well, you …

Hyperloop Tech CEO Predicts The Hyperloop Could Become Reality by 2020

Even without direct involvement from Elon Musk<p>Rob Lloyd is working towards a “Kitty Hawk” moment.<p>That’s what the CEO of the startup company Hyperloop Tech revealed during a presentation at Web Summit in Dublin last week, referring to the time and place (December 17, 1903, in Kitty Hawk, North …

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20 Dishes That'll Help You Eat Healthy From Now Until Thanksgiving

You got this.<p>The stretch from Halloween to New Year's can be a brutal one. It's fun, that's for sure. With the parties and family gatherings, there are lots of good times to be had. But there is <i>so much food</i>. Most of it is pretty caloric too, and can take a toll on your waistline. This eating frenzy …

5 Meaty Mac and Cheese Upgrades Better Than Sliced-Up Hot Dogs

Want to amp up your mac and cheese? If you're a 10-year-old, go ahead and slice up some hot dogs. But if you're an adult (or a discerning …

You're Probably Making This Cookie Dough Error

Leave it to dessert maven Christina Tosi of NYC’s Milk Bar to pinpoint exactly where many home bakers go wrong with cookie dough.<p>According to Tosi, …

Rosetta finds oxygen on comet 67P in 'most surprising discovery to date'

Oxygen revealed to be fourth most abundant gas in the comet’s atmosphere, contradicting long-held theories of comet formation<p>Scientists on the Rosetta mission have found oxygen in the gas cloud around comet 67P in what they described as the most surprising discovery about the comet to date.<p>It is …

The Rice You Need to Know About

Yotam Ottolenghi and Ramael Scully, the British chefs behind Nopi in London and its upcoming cookbook, think these ingredients are seriously underrated.<p>Cured eggs yolks? On it. Crispy skins? Also on it. It helps to listen to friends and chefs when they wave their arms and say that a certain …

The 10 Best Honeymoon Destinations -- For ANY Budget

<i>By Amanda Chatel</i><p>After the madness of the wedding is over, it's time to relax. Traditionally, that relaxation comes in the form of a nice long honeymoon in some exotic place, of which both you and your partner have dreamed.<p><b>Unfortunately, after the big event and the amount of money you spent on it,</b> …

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Healthy Slow Cooker Recipes You Need In Your Life

It's the best of both worlds.<p>You can cook just about anything in a slow cooker. This all-purpose kitchen appliance can whip up something appropriate for any type of meal: think meaty stews and savory sides, fiber-packed oatmeals and breakfasts that are prepared overnight and even chocolatey baked …

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Why Humanity's Survival May Depend on Colonizing Mars

After decades of space exploration and countless movies on the subject, why exactly does Mars continue to inspire such high levels of cultural and scientific fascination?<p>Both the red planet and NASA are coasting on a wave of newfound popularity, taking center stage in big-budget Hollywood …

Is this region empty of stars?

Meet the Coalsack Nebula, a cloud of dust and gas in space – birthplace for new stars. In millions of years, the Coalsack’s stars will light up and …

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Are Those Really Alien Megastructures? How Astronomers Plan To Investigate

There's something weird happening around a faraway star.<p>Skywatchers have noticed something "bizarre" in the data from the planet-hunting Kepler telescope. Located 1,480 light-years away, a star named KIC 8462852 has something big circling around it, and it's not a planet.<p>Usually when a planet …

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50 places everyone should visit in Europe

We've come up with the ultimate bucket list of travel destinations in Europe.<p>From biking along the canals of Amsterdam to scuba diving in the clear Mediterranean waters off the coast of Cyprus, here are 50 things you need to do in Europe in your lifetime.<p><i>Eliza McKelvey and Megan Willett contributed</i> …

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Can we reverse the ageing process by putting young blood into older people? | Ian Sample

A series of experiments has produced incredible results by giving young blood to old mice. Now the findings are being tested on humans. Ian Sample meets the scientists whose research could transform our lives<p>On an August morning in 2008, Tony Wyss-Coray sat in a conference room at the Veterans …

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