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'The Walking Dead' stuntman dies after accident on Georgia set

A stuntman injured on the set of "The Walking Dead" has died from his injuries after an accident on set, officials said.<p>John Bernecker was pronounced …

The 10 craziest things from the opening week of the NCAA Tournament

March Madness delivered once again, and we're still catching our breath.<p>Here is an opinion so unconditionally true it couldn't possibly be refuted: the NCAA Tournament is the greatest sporting event on the calendar. Sure, the NBA playoffs are "better," the Super Bowl is still the king of money and …

College Sports

Some animals’ internal clocks follow a different drummer

<b>Lunar clock</b><p>Along with its circadian clock, a marine worm called <i>Platynereis dumerilii</i> has a timer set to the moon, which controls when the animals …

Maple Granola and Yogurt Parfaits Recipe

<b>Serves 5</b><p>Ingredients<p>For granola:<p>1 1/2 cups old-fashioned rolled oats<br>• 1 cup slivered almonds<br>• 1/4 cup extra-virgin olive oil<br>• 1/4 cup maple syrup<br>• 1 tsp. …

Escape to Japan's Oki Islands

Japan seduces and dazzles travellers with its buzzed-up, sprawling, ultra-convenient big cities. But if you’re weary of crowds and vending-machine-packed streets, get yourself to Matsue in Western Honshū and hop a ferry to the slow life on the remote and fascinating Oki Islands.<p>Newly added to the …

The Best Time Of Day To Drink Coffee

Think 8 a.m. is the perfect time for a big dose of caffeine? Think again.<p>Ever wonder what the best time is to drink your coffee? You probably know it is not a good idea to drink part of your daily dose of caffeine in the afternoon. Especially for those who have problems sleeping. But, do you ever …

Healthy Late-Night Snacks

720<p>SHARES<p>I love snacking late at night. I think it gives me comfort when I really should be asleep in bed.<p>Despite being a late-night snacker, a trait …

Cumin-Infused Vegetables and Chickpeas over Quinoa

One of my family’s stand-by meals is the Vegetable Couscous from Jeanne Lemlin’s Quick Vegetarian Pleasures. I’ve mentioned before that I have a …

Southwestern Quinoa with Black Beans and Toasted Pecans

Related Recipes<p>This easy, one-skillet supper gets its Southwestern kick from prepared picante sauce and pickled jalapeños. Adjust the heat of the …

Turmeric Tea

For a while it felt like someone was sticking a hot poker between my shoulder blades, particularly if I moved my neck in certain directions, like …

Tofu Amaranth Salad

A good number of you were curious about the tofu and amaranth salad pictured next to these chive pancakes a few weeks back. Apologies for taking so …

10 Best Fitness Foods For Women | Women's Health

<b>Berries</b><br>USDA researchers recently placed fresh berries on their list of the 20 foods richest in antioxidants. Just a handful of blueberries, raspberries, or blackberries is an excellent source of these potent nutrients, which protect muscles from free radical damage that might be caused by exercise. …

The War on Drugs Is Over. Drugs Won.

Now is the time to ask why<p><b>The world's most extensive study</b> of the drug trade has just been published in the medical journal BMJ Open, providing the first "global snapshot" of four decades of the war on drugs. You can already guess the result. The war on drugs could not have been a bigger failure. …

Medical Journals

What Worries Me About My Generation

As a member of one of the more recently birthed generations, often referred to as Generation Me, NetGen, or Generation Y, I have taken to worrying …

High in Israel’s northern hills you will find the Druze, a friendly people often overlooked in the politics of the Holy Land: http://bit.ly/1h6963Z

Siquijor, a remote island in the central Philippines, is shrouded in legends of mythical creatures, witches with healing powers and sorcerers who cast spells: http://bit.ly/1dUtEg8 Have you been to the Philippines?

Costa Rica’s miles of Pacific and Caribbean coastlines are a beach lover’s dream: http://bit.ly/1dUBfeK Do you have a favourite seaside destination?

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Decoding the Dream: The most powerful passages from Martin Luther King's famous speech

I am happy to join with you today in what will go down in history as the greatest demonstration for freedom in the history of our nation.<p>Five score years ago, a great American, in whose symbolic shadow we stand today, signed the Emancipation Proclamation. This momentous decree came as a great …

Summer Photography Tips and Techniques

<b>Beach Photography Tips</b><p>Being on the beach is all about fun, so make sure you capture the enjoyment. Get your friends or family to run on the sand; set …

Landscape Photography

Midtown: A Stunning New York City Timelapse Photography Project

Many of us complain that we don’t have enough time to do the things that we want. With a heavy workload of taking photos for clients, communicating …

New York City

6 Lessons the Square Format Can Teach You About Composition

In another article I wrote that one of the main attractions of the square format for me is composition. Today I’m going to elaborate on that idea. …

Concert Photography Tips from a Nikon Pro

Where visual and audial obsessions overlap, you’ll probably find the concert photographer. This is an extremely exciting type of photography, with …

The 7 Classic Pieces of Gear You Will Want After You Get a DSLR

Congratulations! You’re the proud owner of a new camera. But not just any new camera; no, not a new mobile device, not a new point and shoot — not …

Cameras

Calgary Stampede 2013: 50 epic street style shots closing out “the greatest outdoor show on Earth”

Do You Understand Depth of Field?

Understanding depth of field is essential for any photographer who wants to move past the beginner stage. Using depth of field well gives you great …

Landscape Photography