Ann Kinsinger

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Accessing DNA in the cell's powerhouse to treat disease

A new molecule that reads mitochondrial DNA could pave the way to treat some genetic nerve and muscle diseases<p>For the first time, a synthetic …

Genetics

Is mindfulness meditation good for kids? Here’s what the science actually says. - Vox

Meditation is meant to help students deal with stress. But the hype is outpacing the evidence.<p>Welcome to <i>Show Me the Evidence</i><i>,</i> where we go beyond the frenzy of daily headlines to take a deeper look at the state of science around the most pressing health questions of the day.<p>The juniors and seniors …

Mindfulness

This Monologue Goes Out To You, Mr. President

Good Housekeeping

Good Housekeeping reaches an audience of 30+ million each month. In addition to the magazine brand, the Good Housekeeping Institute is the consumer …

Unique visual stimulation may be new treatment for Alzheimer’s

Using LED lights flickering at a specific frequency, MIT researchers have shown that they can substantially reduce the beta amyloid plaques seen in …

9 Rules for the Best Homemade Pizza OF YOUR LIFE

The mastermind behind Pizzeria Beddia lets us in on his homemade pizza guidelines.<p>I didn’t start out as some formally trained chef guy. I brewed beer for a living until I was almost 30. Sounds like a dream, doesn’t it? While I was working at a brewery outside Mito in Japan, I happened to eat the …

FoodRecipes

Really good rye bread<p>Preparation time<p>overnight<p>Cooking time<p>30 mins to 1 hour<p>Serves<p>Makes 2 loaves<p>Dietary<p>Vegetarian<p>The rye bread recipe that we did for Norway was ace, but in terms of flavour this is on another level. It’s slow maturing bread, quite heavy but works a treat. It has a sweet and sour …

Playgrounds for Seniors Coming Your Way

Who needs gyms? A new trend in fitness has people who are way past childhood working out – or just hanging out – in playgrounds designed especially …

New Diet Slows the Brain’s Aging

What you eat may do more than reduce your risk of getting Alzheimer’s disease. New research suggests that your diet could also slow your brain’s …

Jerk Shrimp Tacos with Pineapple Salsa, Slaw and Pina Colada Crema

As much as I enjoy eating grilled meat right off the stick it is always fun to use it as an ingredient in another dish and as I was munching on the …

Can Music Be Used as Medicine?

Biometric trackers are helping scientists tap into the body's response to songs and sound.<p>“Because you listened to Drake, how about Future next?”<p>Pandora, Spotify, and other music-streaming services try to predict what users might like to listen to, based on their tastes and what’s popular with …

Easy Vegetable Lasagna Recipe

Tender vegetables, a light tomato sauce and lots of cheese make this vegetable lasagna recipe one of our favorites. Jump to the Vegetable Lasagna …

Recipes

How to Make the Best Slow Cooker Caramelized Onions

It takes time and patience to transform eye-watering, nose-assaulting, sharp-tasting raw onions into soft and nutty-sweet caramelized onions. Done …

Creative food and recipes

Lemon Curd Ice Cream

When my niece gave me lemons picked from her lemon tree in Arizona, I knew I would make lemon curd and lemon curd ice cream. Who cares if its winter? …

Coconut Whipped Cream: A Step-By

Did you know you can make a decadent whipped cream by using a can of coconut milk? Not only is it simple to make, but it’s easily the best-tasting …

Raw Chocolate Pudding (Vegan + No Added Sugar)

Sometimes it’s hard to transfer my swirling brain into the written word. Eric has this funny gesture that he does when he’s poking fun of my …

Warm + Roasted Winter Salad Bowl

This salad is a good example of how I love my salads in the winter – warm, hearty, and bursting with nutrition. Like a big hug. I have no desire to …

A little bit about plying, part 1 | Abby's Yarns

I’m starting a whole series on plying now, by popular demand, and because it’s a skillset and a set of thought processes that is often overlooked …

Quick and Easy Pressure Cooker Chicken, Lentil, and Bacon Stew With Carrots Recipe

The pressure cooker is an amazing device for making flavor-packed stews in very short order. In this version, French lentils are flavored with big chunks of pancetta, chicken stock, carrots, onions, bay leaves, and fall-off-the-bone tender chicken legs. It all cooks in about 30 minutes start to …

Artist Creates Cat And Mice Armor Based On Different Historical Eras

Canadian artist Jeff de Boer creates impressive metal armor for cats and mice based on different historical eras. He started making these sculptures …

Sculpture

Adorables animaux portraits de famille (galerie)

<b>Les animaux (en particulier les animaux sauvages) n’ont pas la vanité ou la discipline de poser pour des photos de famille organisées, mais les</b> …

The Alien Beauty Of Jellyfish In Alexander Semenov’s New Photos

Russian marine biologist and underwater photographer Alexander Semenov (previously here) is back with some new extraordinary photographs of the deep …

How do I spin thicker plied yarns?

There are at least three factors that affect the thickness of your plied yarn.<p>First, if you want a thicker plied yarn, you can increase the number of …

What size needle do I knit my handspun with?

Published knitting patterns usually recommend a specific yarn. However, they contain the clues you need to determine if your handspun might work with …

How do I spin for a sweater?

By Amelia © November 1, 2013<p>A ravelry member contacted me recently: she had the perfect sweater pattern, and wants to spin the yarn for it. Her …

Is Joy an Ingredient in Longevity?

Vladimir Yakovlev believes that the key to longevity is happiness – not diet, not exercise, but a passion for doing what brings us joy. Living life …

You Don’t Know What You’re Missing: Kid Movies for Grownups

I’m a movie buff. I love all kinds of movies – comedy, drama, fantasy, sci-fi, even horror. I can always find a friend to see what’s at the local art …

Stephen Colbert departs, and his Nation mourns

Watching the first episode of "The Colbert Report," I remember thinking, He cannot possibly sustain this.<p>Mine wasn't the early-days concern I have heard expressed most often as Stephen Colbert prepares to deliver his final "Colbert Report" Thursday: that no matter how large his talent, how good his …