Sarah Lacayo

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The Week in Review: Jolie’s Choice Sparks Health Conversation

Actress, filmmaker and activist Angelina Jolie Pitt opened up this week about her decision to remove her ovaries and fallopian tubes as a preventive measure, in an op-ed in The New York Times, setting off a national conversation about health.<p>Jolie Pitt lost her grandmother, mother and aunt to …

M&M Brownies Every Bunny Will Love!

M&M Brownies made adorable with festive Easter M&Ms. These are a treat every bunny will love!<p>Hello, Food Fanatic fans! I'm back with another easy chocolate recipe for you. I'm really digging being the resident chocolate addict. It's a pretty cool gig.<p>My family and friends always ask me why I'm …

Banning Phrases Like 'Climate Change' And 'Global Warming' Might Actually Help Florida Take Action

That's good, because they need to act fast<p>Yesterday, the Florida Center for Investigative Reporting revealed that officials in the Florida Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) were banned from using the phrases “climate change” and “global warming.”<p>The DEP is responsible for studying and …

For Musician Jack White, Any Old Guacamole Just Won't Do

Jack White, formerly of the White Stripes, must really hate bananas. Because according to his concert rider, which was recently made public, he doesn't want to lay eyes on one at his concerts.<p>A "rider" is the set of unusual contractual demands that some pop stars make of their hosts when they're on …

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InStyle Cover Girl Jennifer Aniston Shares Her Signature Breakfast Smoothie

What did it take for Jennifer Aniston to squeeze into that glittering Saint Laurent dress with the slit up to there at this year's Golden Globes? …

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How To Get a Flat Stomach—Fast!

Follow this easy plan & lose that stubborn pooch<p>When patients arrive in the E.R., I have literally a few seconds to decide what's wrong and how I can help. Know which vital sign I check first? Their weight. The most important indicator of how people will manage a health crisis is how much belly fat …

Tom Brady on F-bombs: 'Great word,' 'blame CBS, NBC for putting it on TV'

Tom Brady said he thinks a well-time F-bomb is a 'great word' and says to 'blame CBS, NBC for putting it on TV.'<p>During Sunday night's win over the …

On the Charts: Taylor Swift’s ‘1989’ Continues Reign

I’ve been enjoying that tiny, but significant, uptick in overall album sales the last two weeks. After Taylor Swift‘s <i>1989</i> came out, they’ve been down …

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Minecraft player spends two years building virtual city

<b>A student from Delaware has spent two years building a virtual world he has named Titan City in the video game Minecraft.</b><p>Titan City is constructed out of 4.5 million Minecraft building blocks and contains 96 buildings.<p>Duncan Parcells says it has taken him two years to build, averaging up to five …

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Baffling Butterfly-Shaped Cloud Turns Out To Be... A Huge Swarm Of Actual Butterflies

Meteorologists in St. Louis were baffled last week when radar images showed a strange butterfly-shaped cloud passing overhead on its way south.<p>The cloud was shifting its shape dramatically on what otherwise was a “completely clear day,” Laura Kanofsky, a National Weather Service (NWS) …

An All-Liquid Battery For Storing Solar And Wind Energy

Making alternative energy cheaper and more reliable<p>You could call it a rainy-day fund. A team of MIT researchers has built an all-liquid battery prototype that's designed to store excess energy from solar and wind power plants. When the sun isn't shining, or the wind isn't blowing, future versions …

The 50 Hottest Men Of All Time

From James Dean to A$AP Rocky and all that's in-between.<p>From Old Hollywood icons to '90s heartthrobs to the rising stars of today, take a look back at the most beautiful men of the last six decades.

Spooky Action In Threes: Physicists Entangle Three Particles Of Light

The entangled triplets are unusually stable.<p>As if it weren't hard enough already to imagine it in twos, physicists have entangled three photons with each other. Entanglement is a counterintuitive quantum physics phenomenon, in which a particle influences all the others with which it's entangled -- …

Fast-Running Robot Cheetah Let Off Its Leash

Not creepy at all.<p>It bounds just like a rabbit, but it's not quite as cute. Check out the latest iteration of MIT's Cheetah robot. It's just received an algorithm update that allows it to run by itself on grassy terrain:<p>The robot is now able to run, untethered, up to 10 miles per hour on a …

How to win at (almost) everything

In games, humans are hopelessly predictable. Spot this hidden behaviour and you can crush puny-minded opponents in everything from the lottery to Rock, Paper, Scissors.<p>Although we can never outwit the weather or natural disasters, there are ways to master those other seemingly unpredictable …

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Apple’s ‘iWatch’ Reportedly at ‘Engineering Verification Test’ Stage, Components in Production

- Sep 2, 2014<p>Apple’s ‘iWatch” has reportedly reached the “engineering verification test” (EVT) stage of development, and is likely to beginning …

Laniakea: Our home supercluster

Perdue Says Its Hatching Chicks Are Off Antibiotics

Perdue Farms says it has ditched the common practice of injecting antibiotics into eggs that are just about to hatch. And public health advocates are cheering. They've been campaigning against the widespread use of antibiotics in agriculture, arguing that it's adding to the plague of …