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What Is Banana Tea, and Should You Try It?

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By Katey Davidson, MScFNBananas are one of the worlds most popular fruits.Theyre highly nutritious, have a wonderful sweet taste, and serve as the main ingredient in many recipes.B...
What Is Banana Tea, and Should You Try It?

Podcast: Barlow’s Legacy

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Even though I’m at Burning Man, I’ve snuck out an extra scheduled podcast episode (MP3): Barlow’s Legacy is my contribution to the Duke Law and Tech Review’s special edition, THE ...

Melting Chocolate in a Warming World

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Picture this: a world where chocolate is as rare as gold. No more five-dollar bags of candy on Halloween. No more boxes of truffles on Valentines day. No more roasting smores by th...

Should You Mix Apple Cider Vinegar and Honey?

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By Lisa Wartenberg, MFA, RD, LDHoney and vinegar have been used for medicinal and culinary purposes for thousands of years, with folk medicine often combining the two as a health t...
Should You Mix Apple Cider Vinegar and Honey?

When aliens spot Earth, what will they see?

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Researchers have made incredible advancements in the detection and study of exoplanets in recent years, spotting literally thousands of new planets and learning tantalizing details...

Got stress? These CBD oils bring relief by the drop

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Theres no shortage of stories about the benefits of cannabidiol, that benign (and non-psychoactive) cousin of THC. Some have been using it for years to deal with pain, stress, and...

UK readers, beware of this fake VISA credit card scam

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Jim Browning, who runs the YouTube channel called Tech Support Scams, recorded this call from fraudsters who are robo-calling thousands of people in the UK with alarming messages a...

8 Science-Backed Benefits of Paprika

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By Elizabeth Streit, MS, RDN, LDPaprika is a spice made from the dried peppers of the plant Capsicum annuum.It comes in sweet, smoked, and hot varieties, as well as a variety of co...
8 Science-Backed Benefits of Paprika

Big Brains or Big Guts: Choose One

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Big brains can help an animal mount quick, flexible behavioral responses to frequent or unexpected environmental changes. But some birds just dont need em. advertisementA global ...
Big Brains or Big Guts: Choose One

Genome-Editing a Broad Range of Mutations

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The ability to edit genes in living organisms offers the opportunity to treat a plethora of inherited diseases. However, many types of gene-editing tools are unable to target criti...
Genome-Editing a Broad Range of Mutations

City council candidate openly endorses racism

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America. Land of the free, home of the giant asshole. In this case: Marysville, Michigan city council candidate Jean Cramer.USA Today:“Keep Marysville a white community as much as...

An Artist Who Finds Uncommon Meaning in Common Trees

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By Patrick RogersIm really into trees, said the sculptor Hugh Hayden. Im drawn to plants.Nature and plants have always been a source of fascination for the artist, who grew up near...
An Artist Who Finds Uncommon Meaning in Common Trees

16 Delicious and Nutritious Purple Foods

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By Jillian Kubala, MS, RDThanks to their high concentration of powerful plant compounds, foods with a natural purple hue offer a wide array of health benefits.Though the color purp...
16 Delicious and Nutritious Purple Foods

How Microbes Generate, Use Energy to Grow

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How do cells generate and use energy? This question might seem simple, but the answer is far from simple. Furthermore, knowing how microbial cell factories consume energy and how p...
How Microbes Generate, Use Energy to Grow

How Memories Form and Fade

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Why is it that you can remember the name of your childhood best friend that you havent seen in years yet easily forget the name of a person you just met a moment ago? In other word...
How Memories Form and Fade

Teens' Mental Health: Don't Blame Tech Time?

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A new study, published in the journal Clinical Psychological Science, suggests that the time adolescents are spending on their phones and online is not that bad. advertisementThe...
Teens' Mental Health: Don't Blame Tech Time?

Peru to End Palm Oil Driven Deforestation by 2021

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By Genevieve BelmakerLast week, the Peruvian Palm Oil Producers Association (JUNPALMA) promised to enter into an agreement for sustainable and deforestation-free palm oil productio...
Peru to End Palm Oil Driven Deforestation by 2021

What will happen when Bitcoin mining rewards go away

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Approximately once every ten minutes, the Bitcoin network issues one miner with a block reward of freshly minted bitcoins. When bitcoin launched in 2009, the block reward was 50 bi...

Good deal on a high-speed 256GB flash drive

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You can back up a lot of photos, songs, and documents with this 256GB USB 3.1 Flash Drive from Samsung. According to the manufacturer they are water proof, shock proof, magnet proo...

Young taekwondo champ demonstrates her skills

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This is me when I take any kind of lesson.This is the Twitter content I’m here for...💪😍😇🥋😉🔥 pic.twitter.com/h5szw7FK5E— Rex Chapman🏇🏼 (@RexChapman) August 21, 2019 Im...