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Meatless Monday In Pursuit of Happiness -- Recipe for the Trump Years

Ellen Kanner | Posted 11.21.2016 | Green
Ellen Kanner

Q I'm in a serious post-election depression. Thank goodness marijuana's been greenlighted. What other pick-me-ups can you recommend? A Our founding ...

Have we Been Hooked on Micronutrients in our Search for the Solution to Stunting?

Dr. Klaus Kraemer | Posted 04.01.2016 | Science
Dr. Klaus Kraemer

Co-author Richard D. Semba, Johns Hopkins University Today, some 160 million children under five years of age don't get the food and nutrients that t...

Going Vegan? Here's What You Need In Your Pantry

Thrive Market | Posted 07.27.2016 | Taste
Thrive Market

So you're considering going vegan. You're totally ready to say "buh-bye" to your weekly pint of cookie dough ice cream, but is your pantry prepped for your new way of eating?

The One Skincare Ingredient You Need To Fight Wrinkles

The Huffington Post | Dana Oliver | Posted 08.27.2013 | Style

Reading the labels on beauty products isn't always so easy, especially when they include unpronounceable and potentially hazardous ingredients. But if...

7 Foods That Can Help Boost Your On-The-Job Focus

Women & Co | Posted 11.11.2013 | Healthy Living
Women & Co

Keeping focused when that post-lunch, 3 o'clock slump hits is challenging. After all, if the brain's fuel supply dips too low, not only will you get foggy, you'll probably get cranky and light-headed, too -- which is not exactly conducive to rocking that late-day presentation.

From Sandpiles to Bureaucracy -- Self-Organized Criticality

Mario Livio | Posted 12.23.2012 | Science
Mario Livio

Since its introduction, attempts have been made to apply the concepts of Self-Organized Criticality to a wide variety of phenomena in which complexity arises, ranging from solar flares and evolutionary biology to neuroscience and economics.

Alicia Silverstone Talks Protein

Alicia Silverstone | Posted 07.10.2012 | Los Angeles
Alicia Silverstone

Perhaps the most common question veggies get is, "But where do you get your protein?" Concerned mothers, incredulous friends, and curious coworkers all want to know!

Advanced Dinosaurs May Rule Alien Worlds, Chemist Claims

The Huffington Post | David Freeman | Posted 04.13.2012 | Science

Imagine an alien world ruled by "advanced dinosaurs" as smart as humans—maybe even smarter. Science fiction? Not necessarily, says the author of...

Is Your Yogurt the Best It Can Be?

Linda Larrowe Bergersen | Posted 06.11.2012 | Healthy Living
Linda Larrowe Bergersen

When you think about it, true yogurt is just milk and bugs. And, really, that's all it should be... the proliferation of probiotic strains of bacteria that grew in a warm bath of milk. But today yogurt has turned into more of a dessert than the health food it was designed to be.