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Sweet Potato Soup Recipe With Coconut Milk

<i>Sweet potato soup with coconut milk. Easy, healthy, vegan, paleo. So incredibly complex, rich, and velvety smooth you’ll go wobbly in the knees. So</i> …

Healthy Vegetarian Meal Plan 02.26.2017

Hello weekend warriors! What are you up to?<p>I arrived home on Tuesday from Wyoming and the mountains were just buried in fresh powder. We’ve had a …

A Fasting Diet Could Reverse Diabetes And Repair The Pancreas, Says New Research

This looks promising.<p>Researchers have been able to reverse symptoms of diabetes and restore pancreas functions in mice by putting them on a version …

This 7-minute workout is all you need to get in shape

This 7-minute workout is ideal if you have little time to exercise or don't have access to a gym.<p>According a study published in the American College of Science and Medicine's Health & Fitness Journal, the combination of aerobic and resistance training performed at a high-intensity can be extremely …

In 2017, GE Will Buy More Tech Startups Than Google

When the WSJ and the NYTimes write the same trend story you can assume it’s a narrative that is being pushed by people who want it to be true! And …

The Ugly Unethical Underside of Silicon Valley

<b>By Erin Griffith</b><p>Illustration by Alconic for Fortune<p>December 28, 2016, 6:30 AM EDT<p>As the list of startup scandals grows, it’s time to ask whether …

50 recipes that prove a vegetarian Christmas is totally possible - Recipe Collections

Banks told to plan breakup as contingency in case of financial disaster

Britain’s biggest banks could be ordered to break themselves up if another major crisis strikes the economy.<p>Typical recovery plans to bounce back from financial difficulties range from cost cutting to issuing new shares, but the Bank of England wants financiers to work on much more extreme measures …

Investing

Crunch time for troubled Monte dei Paschi as survival rests on savers

The world’s oldest bank has made a last-ditch attempt to convince tens of thousands of ordinary Italian savers to help it escape state hands.<p>Monte dei Paschi, Italy’s third biggest bank, wants 40,000 retail investors to take part in a complex €5bn (£4.18bn) bailout, which was almost derailed by the …

Investing

Growth as a false signal in Y Combinator startups

Doug Renert Contributor<p>Doug Renert is a co-founding partner of Tandem Capital.<p>More posts by this contributor:<p>The Serious Business Of Play<p>One has to appreciate how Paul Graham built Y Combinator into the world’s flagship accelerator and handed it off to others to continue its impressive run at the …

Interest rates are rising in the US, but in other places they're still below zero — here's what that means

It's only the second time in a decade. On Wednesday December 14, the Federal Reserve hiked its benchmark interest rate by a quarter of a percent to the range of 0.5% to 0.75%. That number doesn't affect most Americans directly. It's a target for the rate charged when banks lend money to each other …

100 Vegan Christmas Recipes Glutenfree options

Vegan Christmas Recipes, Christmas Cookies, Dinners Ideas, Christmas Desserts and more. Plan you holiday menu and gifts. Gluten-free Soy-free …

14 Healthy Bowl Recipes That Satisfy from Morning to Night

Think it’s too tough to put together a healthy meal? Well suck it up, sister, because it’s so much easier than you think! For a meal that’s part of a healthy food trend *and* easy to make, these bowl recipes go from a.m. to p.m. in a snap. From wholesome Buddha bowls to smoothie bowls to colorful …

Healthy Eating

Why You Should Try Meditating While Running (and How to Do It)

Yes, you can get your Zen on while getting miles in. Here are nine tips for making your next run extra-serene.<p>I’m running down Kelly Drive in Philadelphia on an unseasonably warm fall day, my purple sneakers softly thudding against the ground. As I run, I notice a young boy skateboarding on the …

This Just Became the World's Cheapest Form of Electricity Out of Nowhere

Solar power is becoming the world’s cheapest form of new electricity generation, data from Bloomberg New Energy Finance (BNEF) suggests.<p>According to …

11 Ways to Power Up Your Weight-Loss Hormones

It’s as easy as making tiny tweaks to what you eat.<p><i>This article was written by Natasha Turner, Naturopathic Doctor, author of The Hormone Boost and provided by our partners at</i> Rodale Wellness.<p>Healthy eating is not about strict dietary limitations, staying unrealistically thin, or depriving yourself …

Nutrition

A cosy and stylish apartment of 650 square feet

Remodelled by the architects at <i>GK Architetti</i> in Milan, this modest apartment of 650 square feet was transformed into a spacious and airy home where …

6 Science-Backed Tips to Impress Everyone You Meet

We've all been there. Sitting across from someone we admire, crippled with anxiety because we don't want to do or say the wrong thing, and knowing …

Body Language

This Is Tofu?! 7 Awesome Recipes You Never Knew Could Be Made With the Spongy Vegan Stuff

Mention the word “tofu” and you're almost certain to get some strong reactions. For meat lovers, it can seem like a foreign concept. What do I do …

Tired? Weak? You're not 'just getting old'; something is wrong

When Dr. Christopher Callahan examines older patients, he often hears a similar refrain.<p>"I'm tired, doctor. It's hard to get up and about. I've been feeling kind of down, but I know I'm getting old and I just have to live with it."<p>This fatalistic stance relies on widely-held but mistaken …

Indiana University

China is no longer the biggest foreign holder of U.S. debt

China has lost its crown as the United States' biggest overseas creditor. That title now belongs to Japan.<p>Beijing has been dumping U.S. government debt to prop up its currency. China uses the dollars it gets from selling U.S. Treasuries to buy the yuan, which has sunk to an 8-year low as the …

How A Silicon Valley Networking Firm Has Turned To Invest In Indian Startups

Private network and conference-producer GWC has been pulling together innovators and executives in the mobile tech space since 2008, but the Silicon Valley and Beijing-based business has since turned early-stage investor, stepping up it’s investments in Indian startups.<p>“Most investors in Silicon …

Autism: Scientists May Be Able To Explain A Third Of All Cases

The discovery could help researchers develop a treatment.<p>The scarcity of a single protein in the brain could explain as many as a third of all cases …

Visit sauna regularly to stave off dementia, 20 year study suggests

Visiting the sauna regularly could reduce the risk of dementia, a new study has found.<p>Scientists at the University of East Finland followed more than 2,000 middle-aged men for 20 years to find out what factors influenced how many developed cognitive problems in later life.<p>They found that those who …

Brain, Mind, Body And The Disease Of Addiction

The standard definition of drug or alcohol addiction is that it's a chronic, incurable disease of the brain.<p>In a comprehensive report on the topic, published last month, the surgeon general gives this familiar definition a more positive spin. He eschews the "cure" word and focuses instead on the …

Consciousness

20 promising startups looking to SCALE in New York next week

In the past months, we’ve held hundreds of interviews with young startups in order to shortlist the cream of the crop and invite them to SCALE, our early-stage growth program at TNW NYC.<p>The applications for SCALE are now closed, and we’re proud to have 60 of the world’s hottest startups ready to …

19 startups in Asia that caught our eye

Here’s our newest round-up of the featured startups on our site this week. If you have startup tips or story suggestions, feel free to email us. …

Startups