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8 Common Misteaks (Mistakes) People Make When Cooking Steak

We love a juicy, well-cooked (though not well-done!) steak. When you’ve got a quality piece of meat, you don’t have to gussy it up with complicated …

NASA's MAVEN Spacecraft Enters Mars Orbit After 10 Month Journey

NASA's MAVEN spacecraft hitched a ride on an Atlas V launch vehicle on November 18th of last year. Now, just over 10 months later, it's finally about …

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The Evolution of Potty Training Tech

At some point between the terrible twos and terrifying threes, most of us embarked on a pilgrimage to the great ceramic bowl in the sky. It was a …

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If You Have 15 Minutes, You Can Make This Dinner

<i>A juicy, maple-broiled steak with grilled peppers can be ready in less time than it takes to catch up on your email (and it's way more satisfying, too). Plus, four more superspeedy meals.</i><p>By Lynn Andriani<p><i>Keep in touch! Check out HuffPost OWN on Facebook and Twitter</i> .

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GE Designed a Compact Kitchen Just For Super-Tiny Apartments

Apartment sizers are getting smaller and smaller across the board. And lest the world's city-dwellers go without appliances, GE is working on a …

Mind-controlled prosthetic arm from Segway inventor gets FDA approval

Nearly eight years ago, DARPA, the US Defense Department's advanced research agency, set out to find a better solution for amputees than the metal hooks still widely used today. Now, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted its approval to one of the projects that came from that effort: a …

Etihad's A380 'Residence' has a lounge, double bed and an en-suite shower

We've seen full-length beds, 32-inch TVs and even dedicated chefs on board the latest Airbus and Boeing planes, but Etihad's setting the bar far, far higher by offering an entire section of its brand-new A380 to passengers with the cash to spare. "The Residence," as the airline's calling its …

This Electronic Sleep Apnea Cure Is Like Auto-Pilot for Breathing

Sleep apnea increases the risk of heart attack and stroke. But the treatment, wearing a CPAP mask to bed, is so uncomfortable that many patients …

Over 1,500 Americans have died from taking too much acetaminophen in the past decade

One of America's best-known pain relievers has a lesser-known dark side. Over the past decade, more than 1,500 Americans have died from taking too much acetaminophen, the active ingredient in Tylenol, reports <i>ProPublica</i>. Though tens of millions of people reportedly use it weekly without adverse …

Boost Your Oven-Baked Bacon with an Aluminum Foil Rack

I love cooking bacon in the oven. It's super easy, cleanup is fast, and you still get control over how crispy (or not crispy) you want your strips. …

Hear ye, hear ye: Test the age of your ears on YouTube

Between massive car stereo systems, loud concerts, and rampant headphone use, plenty of people regularly put their hearing at risk, studies show. If you're wondering what toll your activities have taken on your ears, you can take a quick test on YouTube.<p>The "How old are your ears?" hearing test …

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Striking Visual Renderings Of HIV Will Change How You Think About The Virus (PHOTOS)

While most of us are familiar with the visible effects of HIV, we are not as familiar with the image of the virus itself.<p>Ukrainian designer Alexey Kashpersky changed that with his breathtaking visual renderings of the microscopic organism. The digitally enhanced drawings won first prize in a …

Locket puts ads on your Android homescreen, pays you a penny to unlock (video)

Take a look at your Android phone. See that background shot? It's probably kind of cute, but hardly inspiring. In fact, is it bringing you any joy whatsoever? Is it helping you to make rent? Believe it or not, there's now an app for that. Locket has just launched into the Google Play Store, …

Smart Diapers Use QR Codes To Help Parents Monitor Their Baby’s Health

For years now, baby diapers have been nothing more than receptacles to catch whatever waste decides to fall out of your little one on regular basis. …

Mister Rogers' Advice For Children Of Divorce Is A Must-Watch (VIDEO)

No one gave better advice than the late Fred Rogers, whether he was helping kids come to terms with "scary things in the news" or simply highlighting the need to be yourself in this world.<p>On Sunday, Redditor jonscotch reminded us that Mister Rogers also touched on the subject of divorce on "Mister …

Flip Steaks Multiple Times for Faster, More Even Cooking

Everyone's got an opinion on the best way to cook a steak. In the great debate over whether to flip or not flip your steaks, though, science proves …

'Normal' Barbie By Nickolay Lamm Shows Us What Mattel Dolls Might Look Like If Based On Actual Women (PHOTOS)

What would Barbie look like if she were modeled after the average American woman?<p>Very different, it turns out.<p>Artist Nickolay Lamm of MyDeals.com used CDC measurements of an average 19-year-old woman to create a 3-D model, which he photographed next to a standard Barbie doll. Lamm then photoshopped …

Falling Toilet Seats: Number Of Boys Injured During Potty Training Is Growing (STUDY)

By Andrew M. Seaman<p>NEW YORK | Mon Jun 17, 2013 4:26pm EDT<p>(Reuters Health) - Ouch: Boys know that toilet seats are an occupational hazard of potty training, but a new study suggests the number of genital injuries caused by falling toilet toppers is growing.<p>Researchers found the number of emergency …

Miles Ambridge Class Photo Retaken After Original Picture Elicits Anger And Controversy

Now, <i>this</i> is a photo that any parent would be proud to put on display.<p>Miles Ambridges' second-grade class had its group photo retaken last week, after the original class photo showed Ambridge, a student with disabilities, off to the side and isolated from the group. The original photo, which went …

‘How to Fold a Shirt in Less Than Two Seconds’ Will Have You Self-Improving All Over the Place

Life<p>We've got you covered, though. This lifehack is a gamechanger. Now, you'll spend more time figuring out how to fold laundry quickly than you will …

Stranger than Paradise

Tilda Swinton’s totally surreal fashion adventure. Click here to read Diane Solway's profile of the enigmatic actress, and here to read more about the historical estate.

4 Harmless Creatures That Are Now Terrorizing Humans

In general, if you're able to utterly destroy an animal with a half-hearted kick or a lazy uppercut, it probably doesn't pose much of a threat. …

WATCH: How David Blaine Held His Breath For 17 Minutes

<b>TED and The Huffington Post are excited to bring you TEDWeekends, a curated weekend program that introduces a powerful "idea worth spreading" every Friday, anchored in an exceptional TEDTalk. This week's TEDTalk is accompanied by an original blog post from the featured speaker, along with new</b> …

Does Math Exist? - The Atlantic

In nature, that is.

Smelly socks join fight against malaria infected mosquitoes

New research suggests the odor of smelly feet could prove instrumental in the fight against malaria. Scientists have long studied how body odor attracts mosquitoes, but a new study conducted at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine suggests mosquitoes carrying the deadly disease are …