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Scientists Explore Ties Between Alzheimer's And Brain's Ancient Immune System

Beer has fueled a lot of bad ideas. But on a Friday afternoon in 2007, it helped two Alzheimer's researchers come up with a really a good one.<p>Neuroscientists Robert Moir and Rudolph Tanzi were sipping Coronas in separate offices during "attitude adjustment hour" at Massachusetts General Hospital, …

Dementia

Earth’s Magnetic Poles Are Set to Swap Places - And We're Totally Unprepared

When north becomes south.<p>Earth’s magnetic field surrounds our planet like an invisible force field - protecting life from harmful solar radiation by …

Heal Your Body and Soul With This Delicious Turmeric Chicken Soup With Zoodles

<i>Our friends at PaleoHacks created this amazing turmeric chicken noodle soup with zoodles.</i><p><b>This Turmeric Chicken Soup with Zucchini Noodles is the perfect remedy for a chilly night. Filled with fresh veggies, lean protein and anti-inflammatory turmeric, it's the perfect meal to cozy up to!</b><p>I'm a firm …

Recipes

Are Earth's Magnetic Poles About to Flip?

<i>This article was originally published at</i> <i>The Conversation.</i> <i>The publication contributed the article to Live Science's</i> <i>Expert Voices: Op-Ed & Insights</i>.<p>The …

We've got you: Here are 10 quick, comforting meals you should make today

Today was <i>rough</i>, we know. And there’s nothing worse than having to figure out what to eat when you’re sad and mopey. That’s why we put together this …

Cooking

10 of Our Most Popular Stews and Braises

Stew and braising recipes took a big leap up in popularity this year, as more people embraced slow cookers as a great way to manage meals when life …

13 Boneless, Skinless, Anything-but-Boring Chicken Breast Recipes

It's true that 'boneless' and 'skinless' are often equated with flavorless—and that skin and bones are what breathe life and soul into many of our favorite chicken recipes. But prepared thoughtfully, they can be just as appealing as other cuts of the meat. Not buying it? <b>Here are 13 boneless,</b> …

Cooking

9 Buddha Bowls to Stay Healthyish This Year

We’ve said it before: Bowl food rocks. Seriously, mounds of veg, protein, and greens, usually drizzled with some delightfully creamy sauce... how …

Salmon bisque and 15 additional soup recipes to warm you up tonight

Keep it simple tonight with a warm bowl of soup. We've compiled 16 of our favorite recipes for you from our recipe database, from a potato green chile soup with just the right amount of heat, to Manhattan clam chowder, a hearty bowl of Jalisco-style pozole or a smoky black bean stew.<p>And if you're a …

Every book Barack Obama recommended during (and after) his presidency

Whether he was reading to kids at the White House, hitting up local bookstores on Black Friday, or giving recommendations to his daughters, former …

Natural Selection Is Causing a Decline in Human 'Education Genes', Say Scientists

Is our species on a downwards spiral?<p>The genes that predispose people to attain higher levels of education have been in decline over the past 80 …

Learn the Basics of Sheet Music with This 5-Minute Video

For non-musicians, sheet music can look incomprehensible. Dots, wavy things, and doodles somehow equate to the written version of music. So how do we …

Bachelorette Party

Why can’t the world’s greatest minds solve the mystery of consciousness?

One spring morning in Tucson, Arizona, in 1994, an unknown philosopher named David Chalmers got up to give a talk on consciousness, by which he meant the feeling of being inside your head, looking out – or, to use the kind of language that might give a neuroscientist an aneurysm, of having a soul. …

Consciousness

How to fight social jet lag

As a new study reveals that sleeping in at the weekend could lead to obesity and illness, we take a look at how you can avoid catching it in the first place<p>As your alarm clangs at the crack of dawn to wake you up for another dreary day of work, the thought of a weekend lie-in could be just about …

Stick-On Tattoo Measures Blood Sugar Without Needles

Sweet news for diabetics<p>Diabetics often prick their fingers up to eight times a day to check their blood sugar. Researchers have long looked for a solution that provides constant monitoring without being so invasive, and researchers at the University of California San Diego have come up with a new …

How to Tell When a Roast Chicken is Done

A roast chicken can look gloriously burnished on the outside and still not be fully cooked near the inner thigh. Here are three ways to know when …

Jennifer Hudson will star in 'The Color Purple' on Broadway

Jennifer Hudson will make her Broadway debut in the fall when the musical "The Color Purple" returns.<p>The Grammy, Oscar and Golden Globe winner will play Shug Avery, a sultry blues singer, in the production directed and designed by John Doyle, who received a director's Tony in 2006 for his own …

How to Live in Alignment with Your Life Purpose

“The purpose of life is to discover your gift. The meaning of life is to give your gift away.” ~ David Viscott<p>If you ask me, there’s nothing more …

Spirituality

Twitter May Have Found A New Way To Make Money Off Of Non-Users

The report said Twitter talked up this plan during the 2014 International Consumer Electronics Show, as part of its effort to monetize non-Twitter users.<p>If true, that means we'll start seeing ads within Twitter streams on 3rd party websites or apps. For example, ESPN's website shows a Twitter feed …

Pew: Facebook User Growth Slowed As Others Gained, But Still Has Most Engaged Users

Facebook is still the most popular social network, but its growth has slowed in the U.S., according to a new report out this morning from the Pew Research Center. Meanwhile, more Americans are now using multiple social media sites, allowing platforms like Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest and LinkedIn …