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The Science of Pancreatic Cancer Advances

Pancreatic cancer is the most lethal of all cancers, yet there is reason for hope. The disease is no longer the mystery that it once was to those of us researching it at renowned institutions like the Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, where I direct The Lustgarten Foundation Pancreatic Cancer Research …

6 Mind Hacks That Keep Stress In Check (Really!)

"Stress is our perception of what's happening outside of us and the power we give it," says Lauren E. Miller, author and stress expert.<p>If you can adopt Miller's definition of the phenomenon as your own, you may find it possible to reframe your perception of stressful situations and, inevitably, …

"We have created a new type of water" - Philippe Starck

In this movie we filmed in New York, French designer Philippe Starck explains how his Organic tap for bathroom brand Axor dramatically reduces water …

Luminaid | Inflatable Solar Light

The LuminAID is a solar-powered, inflatable light that packs flat and inflates to create a lightweight, waterproof lantern. The portable device …

The Farming Technique That Could Revolutionize the Way We Eat

Portable Solar Power "Flower" Folds Up Like A Lotus

<b>Published on</b> March 26th, 2013 | <i>by Tina Casey</i><p>2<p>Portable Solar Power “Flower” Folds Up Like A Lotus<p>March 26th, 2013 by <b>Tina Casey</b><p>Biomimicry run amok can …

45 P&G plants send zero waste to landfills

One plant converts Pampers into upholstery filling; another composts waste from shaving foam.<p>CINCINNATI -- Forty-five Procter & Gamble Co. plants around the world -- a third of all factories, including six in the U.S. -- now send zero manufacturing waste to landfills.<p>Instead, a U.S. plant is …

Mophie Juice Pack Air and Helium: the extra battery life your iPhone 5 desperately needs

Smartphone batteries pretty much suck. With rare exceptions, manufacturers have decided that a thin and light phone is more important than one with stellar battery life. Phones used to last days between charges, but today's smartphones are lucky to last a single day before tapping out. This isn’t …

Exhaled breath is unique fingerprint

<b>Compounds present in exhaled breath can act as a "fingerprint" for individuals, scientists say.</b><p>These "metabolites" represent the waste products of the body's chemistry - but their uniqueness had never been shown.<p>A study in PLOS ONE suggests they could be as useful to medical diagnosis as those …

Doping

The Do-Anywhere CrossFit Workout

No time? No equipment? No space? No problem. This travel-friendly, CrossFit-inspired workout will blast fat and sculpt muscle in minutes. No excuses!<p>Vacations generally present a number of fitness obstacles, and summer ones are no exception. For starters, there never seems to be enough room in your …

Work Out at Home

No gym? No problem. For this total-body workout, all you need to get super-fit is your own body--it provides enough resistance to sculpt a lean, sexy physique<p>The secret to scoring a slim and sexy body with a home workout? Engage as many muscles as possible while quickly moving from one exercise to …

Max Greenfield On Being An Axe Auteur

The New Girl star writes, directs, and stars in the web series Finding Susan Glenn.<p>https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iR7NTPwSMeE<p>Max Greenfield is best known for playing Schmidt, the womanizing—and often shirtless—roommate on Zooey Deschanel’s FOX sitcom <i>New Girl</i>, and Axe, the men’s personal-care …

Egg Drop Soup from 'The Chinese Takeout Cookbook'

<b>Diana Kuan's</b> egg drop soup in <i>The Chinese Takeout Cookbook</i> is a simple affair. Her broth is flavored with just a bit of ginger, rice wine, white pepper, and sugar; bolstered with meaty dried shiitakes; and thickened (just barely) with a cornstarch slurry. The broth's simplicity allows the just-set …

How To: Fold Bunny Napkins

I grew up in the Seattle area, and one of the things I loved most about it (besides the damp rain, beautiful coast line, gorgeous mountains, and …

Tomato-Mint Sauce Recipe

<b>Read more: Sauced: Tomato-Mint Sauce</b><p>Ingredients3 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil1/4 cup finely chopped shallots (about 1 medium)2 teaspoons freshly minced garlic (about 2 medium cloves)1/4 teaspoon crushed red pepper1 (28-ounce) can of crushed tomatoes1/3 cup finely chopped fresh mint leaves1/4 …

Strawberry Thyme Tart with Mint Glaze Recipe

A free-form strawberry tart flavored with thyme and drizzeled with a mint syrup.<p><b>Note:</b> The key to success with this tart is a counter-intuitive one: do not use strawberries that are at their ripest. These strawberries contain more water than is necessary for the tart, and will leave you with a soggy …

Hoisin Glazed Baked Salmon Recipe

Have you ever cooked with hoisin sauce? It’s that thick, dark, sweet, sour, salty dipping sauce that you spread on the thin pancakes for Chinese mu …

Seafood

Croque Madame Muffins

Jump to the recipe<p><i>To make these easy croque madame muffins from Rachel Khoo, sliced bread is buttered then pressed into muffin tins. Each bread cup</i> …

Porcini and Rosemary Crusted Beef Tenderloin with Port Wine Sauce Recipe on Food52

Steak Salad With Cucumber, Peppers, and Spicy Fish Sauce Vinaigrette Recipe

<b>Read more: Steak Salad with Cucumber, Peppers, and Spicy Fish Sauce Vinaigrette</b><p>Ingredients1 pound flank, skirt, or boneless ribeye steak (about 1-inch thick)Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper1 tablespoon vegetable oil3 tablespoons juice from about 3 limes1 tablespoon fish sauce (plus more …

Ham and Cheese Soufflés

In a 2-qt. saucepan, melt 2 tbsp. of the butter over medium-high heat. Add the shallots; cook until soft, 1-2 minutes. Whisk in the flour to make a …

Martha's Flower-Arranging Secrets

Celebrate big, billowing flowers with an exuberant large-scale arrangement. This display showcases the unrestrained beauty of hydrangeas. An armful of the flowers overflows a generous glazed-iron urn-shaped vase in an effortlessly elegant way. Tendrils of clematis winding through the blooms …

Landscaping

The Secrets of the Uninjured, Cupcakes for Breakfast, and More

Happy Sunday (and Easter)! As always, Links We Love brings you our favorite health and fitness inspiration from around the web. This week, we have an …

Print this Powerhouse Lineup: 12 Foods for a Flat Belly

Lose stomach fat and build ab muscles with these foods<p><b>ALMONDS AND OTHER NUTS (WITH SKINS INTACT)</b> <b><br>Superpowers</b><b><br>Fights</b><b><br>BEANS AND LEGUMES</b> <b><br>Superpowers</b><b><br>Fights</b><p><b>SPINACH AND OTHER GREEN VEGETABLES</b> <b><br>Superpowers</b>Neutralize free radicals<b><br>Fights</b><p>Learn more about the list

10 Facts About Your Muscles

The real deal on the muscles rippling under your skin -- and how to make them strong, sexy and so worth the sweat<p>Meet Your Muscles<p>When it comes to your body, knowledge is power. Literally. The better you understand your muscles and what they're capable of, the more you can do with them, whether …

The (15 Minute) Bye-Bye Arm Jiggle Workout

Strapless dresses expose your upper back, shoulders, upper chest, and arms. This workout will shape all those places. Do these arm exercises one after another with no rest in between. Repeat the circuit, resting a minute between circuits.<p>1. Standing V Raise<p>Hold a dumbbell in each hand and stand …

7 Sentences That Sound Crazy But Are Still Grammatical

Let's not look at grammar as a cold, harsh mistress. She can also be a fun, kooky aunt. Here are some tricks you can do to make crazy sounding …

Language

12 Useful 'Easter Eggs' Hidden In Your iPhone

Apps

Pot-au

• 1 tablespoon broth from pot-au-feu<br>• 2 teaspoons dijon mustard<br>• 1- 1/2 tablespoons red wine vinegar<br>• 6 tablespoons olive oil<br>• 1 teaspoon walnut oil (optional)<br>• Salt and freshly cracked ground pepper<p>One day in advance, trim and season the shortribs: Trim most of the fat from the short ribs, but leave the …

Ginger Basil Grapefruit Spritzer

by Joy on Aug 31, 2011 - 16 Comments<p>It’s been a blistering hot Summer here. At times I have trouble focusing, my head feels a daze as I watch the …