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These Park Benches Welcome the Homeless Instead of Rejecting Them

Instead of being designed to thwart a good sleep, these park benches in Vancouver fold out into miniature shelters.<p>Trying to stop the homeless from taking shelter on the street by placing strategic spikes in the ground might be absurd, but the attitude isn’t unique. (After all, forcing the homeless …

Drums Aren’t Just for Music: They’re Therapy, Too

A growing body of research shows that drumming has a positive effect on Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s, depression, PTSD, and more.<p>YouTube user …

The CNN 10: Visionary Women

Next<p>Previous<p>Helping other women soar<p>A former welfare mother supplies cars for women re-entering the workforce.<p>A public health worker yearns to stamp out the stigma of menstruation in the developing world.<p>A biotech engineer embarks on a mission to teach a generation of black girls computer …

Tiny Channels Turn Saltwater Into Drinking Water

Clean drinking water cannot be found naturally in many parts of the world, but one method of making it is through desalination, or removing salt from …

Foodily Blog

Brownie in a Mug Recipe [with video]

Oh my. We’re doomed. My young friends Reilly and Alden just showed me how they make single serving brownies, in a mug, in a microwave. Takes 5 …

Avocado Lettuce Tomato Sandwich (ALT) Recipe

Have you ever written a list of your favorite foods? Avocado is at the top of my list. Yes of course there are other favorites—artichokes, …

Hazelnut Butter Cake with Sea Salt Caramel

8 Servings<p>This hazelnut butter cake is covered in a decadent sea salt caramel that will fit in a small saucepan, but make sure you use something larger—the molten sauce bubbles up quite a lot.<p>December 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>cake<p>½ cup (1 stick) unsalted butter, room temperature, plus more<p>1 cup …

Dessert

Cranberry Pecan Shortbread Tart

Cranberry sauce is a staple for most holiday tables, no matter what kind of roast you are preparing. The sweet-tart berries provide a burst of flavor …

Classic Crème Caramel

Creme brulee is the dessert of choice at many upscale restaurants, but crème caramel is another classic French dessert that deserves at least as much …

Healthy Breakfast Smoothies - Video Recipe

Cappuccino Brownies >> http://bit.ly/1bWlktE These very adult brownies are frosted with cream cheese and coated with an espresso-spiked glaze.

Demand for return of hundreds of abducted schoolgirls in Nigeria mounts

International pressure on Nigeria is mounting with protesters taking to the streets around the world to demand the rescue of hundreds of schoolgirls abducted by the terror group Boko Haram.<p>From Los Angeles to London, demonstrators carried posters reading #BringBackOurGirls -- a campaign that began …

On the Red Couch with Model and Advocate Christy Turlington Burns

Shortly after the birth of her first child, Christy Turlington got a big scare. She experienced inexplicable complications that made her aware of the …