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3 Hearty Vegan Recipes Even Meat Eaters Will Love

These dishes from the new vegan cookbook "Peace & Parsnips" are sure to be a hit.<p>You don't have to be a vegan to drool over the healthy (but hearty) …

Vegan

Concussions Can Be Detected With New Blood Test Approved by F.D.A.

The Food and Drug Administration on Wednesday approved a long-awaited blood test to detect concussions in people and more quickly identify those with possible brain injuries.<p>The test, called the Banyan Brain Trauma Indicator, is also expected to reduce the number of people exposed to radiation …

Medicine

This photo shows what 28 years of sun damage does to your face

This shocking picture of a truck driver - and the damage prolonged exposure to the sun did to the left side of his face - will make you never want to …

Monkey see, monkey 2: Scientists clone monkeys using technique that created Dolly the sheep

<b>(CNN) —</b> For the first time, scientists say they created cloned primates using the same complicated cloning technique that made Dolly the sheep in 1996.<p>Shanghai scientists created two genetically identical and adorable long-tailed macaques. The monkeys are named Hua Hua and Zhong Zhong, a version of …

Genetics

23 Plant-Based Ways To Eat Protein If You're Cutting Back On Meat

No meat? NBD.

Aquafaba: Trendy egg white alternative used to create Instagrammable vegan desserts

Thousands of people have chosen to embark on a plant-based diet this month in the name of Veganuary, giving up meat, eggs and dairy in favour of more …

Vegan

55 Special Dishes to Cook Your Vegan Partner For Valentine's Day

Few things say "I love you" better than a home-cooked meal, and this is perhaps especially true for vegans. So if your partner prefers a plant-based diet, then you might want to consider preparing some special vegan dishes for Valentine's Day. Whether you want to surprise your vegan valentine with …

Attention Vegans: Fill Up on These 12 Protein-Rich Meals

Healthy Eating

15 easy and delicious vegan recipes that anyone can make

Vegan cooking doesn’t have to be difficult. If you’re not used to cooking without meat, fish, dairy and eggs it can seem tricky at first but if you …

Is Protein From Meat Superior? Science Finally Settles the Debate - One Green Planet

No matter what you eat, ensuring that you’re getting enough protein is one of the biggest concerns that many of us have. Not only is it essential for …

Forks over Knives Vegan Chef Del’s Mushroom Stroganoff

Anyone that knows me knows I don’t cook. I just don’t like it but I know my way around the kitchen. As my multiple sclerosis worsened cooking became …

How the vegan movement broke out of its echo chamber and finally started disrupting things

The American vegan movement was always its own worst enemy.<p>Members of the movement made their first impressions bellowing into bullhorns, desperate to make a difference by willing it with a loud enough voice.<p>But actual engagement was a weakness as people tended to ignore the passionate subculture …

Agriculture

The top five nutrition trends for 2017

Functional foods that are known to benefit our health was a top trend in 2016, and are here to stay.<p>There are some pretty strange nutrition trends …

Vegan Meringues Recipe

"These vegan meringues use the liquid from a tin of chickpeas as the substitute for egg whites - genius! Use these vegan meringues wherever you would …

Dessert

How to Host a Vegan Friendsgiving from Trader Joe's for Under $40

Best of all, you can do it in your dorm kitchen.<p>November 15, 2016<p>It's finally November, so take your pick of your favorite feature of fall, whether …

mashed potatoes

10 Delicious Thanksgiving Sides so Healthy You’ll Keep Your Pants Buttoned the Whole Meal

<i>iStock/sarsmis</i><i>Thanksgiving is about so much more than the turkey: from stuffing to sweet potato casserole, there are so many traditional Thanksgiving</i> …

Healthy Eating

Five Things You Can Change To Help The Environment

<b>Climate change and anthropological pressure on the environment is a global issue, one so large that an individual may question what their</b> …

Sustainability

Beauty Box Subscription for Women

Get a monthly box of personalized makeup, haircare and skincare samples delivered right to your door. Stock up on your favorite beauty brands and …

Beauty
Food

Vegan Diet: Why It Is Good For You

As with any way of eating which doesn’t fall within the typical Western diet, veganism is criticized by many. On the other hand, there are so many …

Nutrition

Raw Mixed Berry and Vanilla Bean Cheesecake

<b>by Lisa Bryan | Downshiftology</b> — May 6, 2015<p><i>This raw cheesecake with a berry topping and vanilla bean center is gluten-free, dairy-free, vegan,</i> …

Dessert

Double Chocolate Pecan Brownies (Vegan, Gluten Free, Dairy Free)

Double Chocolate Pecan Brownies (V, GF, DF): an easy recipe for rich, fudgy brownies packed with pecans and chocolate drizzle. Vegan, Gluten Free, …

Genes

A new kind of fake tree has spinning leaves that can generate wind power for your house

But turbines are rarely colorful or aesthetically pleasing — and they're certainly not something many people would want in their front yard. A new kind of fake tree comprised of leaf-shaped mini turbines could change that.<p>The WindTree, created by a french company called NewWind, has 54 spinning …

Renewable Energy

A DNA Study Reveals That Aboriginal Australians Were The Planet’s ‘First Human Explorers’

These days many of us trot around the globe seeking adventure and chasing new experiences. We hashtag our way around South East Asia. We Vine as we zip-line through Amazonian canopy. Our digital egos are never sated as we explore new corners of the earth. And it turns out that we humans have been …