A Millennial’s Year In Review: Looking Back On Love And Life In 2015

Navigating relationships, dating, love and careers can seriously be a motherf*cker. Some people easily achieve success. They know what they want, where to find it and have a knack for making things happen. Others can be stuck in neutral in one or several aspects of Read More …

The Winners And Losers At This Year’s Global Wildlife Summit

The historic Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species (CITES) summitis now drawingto an end. Itaimed to tackle the $20 billion illegal wildlife trade, increasing the protection for certain plants and animals. But while some species have been given higher protection, other attempts failed. Lets Read More …

Why You Should Dispense With Antibacterial Soaps

An FDA ruling on Sept. 2 bans the use of triclosan, triclocarban and 17 other antiseptics from household soaps because they have not been shown to be safe or even have any benefit. About 40 percent of soaps use at least one of these chemicals, Read More …

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Why China And Europe Should Form The Worlds Most Powerful Climate Bloc

It seems almost certain that US President-elect Donald Trump will walk away from the Paris climate agreement next year. In the absence of US leadership, the question is: who will step up? Sadly this is not a new question, and history offers some important lessons. Read More …

Realtor Admits This Old Victorian House Is ‘ Slightly Haunted’ — Would You Buy It?

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5 Pieces Of Advice To Millennials Entering The ‘Real World’ For The First Time

Im not sure why time moves faster as you get older,but if you blink, a moment will be gone in an instant. Its crazy. College was the best four years of my life, no doubt about that. Entering the real world, though, made mefull of Read More …

New Welch’s Fruit Rolls Are Giving Your Favorite Childhood Snack A Healthy Twist

I haveto be honest: I still eat Fruit by the Footregularly. Each bite of thenostalgic, chewy fruit snack sends me back to my days polishing off weirdly congealed school-bought mozzarella sticks with a footlong burst of fruity flavor. However, my’90s go-to recently gained a little Read More …

Why Rich Countries Can’t Have $20 Tablets — Yet

Students in India can now buy a fully-functional 7-inch tablet, the Aakash 2, for about $20 after a government subsidy, or about $45 retail. These are prices that could bring computing to hundreds of millions in the developing world, and their effects in rich countries Read More …

How The Bacteria In Our Gut Affect Our Cravings For Food

We’ve long known that that the gut is responsible for digesting food and expelling the waste. More recently, we realised the gut has many more important functions and acts a type of mini-brain, affecting our mood and appetite. Now, new research suggests it might also Read More …