A newly published study is the first to report an association between bisphenol-A (BPA), a common plasticizer used in a variety of consumer food and beverage containers, with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) in children.
Val Chmerkovksiy is typically thought of as Maksim’s very talented, but slightly less angry brother. Others view him as the ultimate Dancing With The Stars flirt, with Facebook rumors romantically linking him to a variety of contestants and professional dancers. It may be time to throw away these preconceived notions, as Val has promised his fans […]
YouTube Link: Cooking Dry BeansMore Videos: Helen's Kitchen ChannelBuying Beans: Rancho Gordo On-line StoreMy notes on Rancho Gordo bean varieties (including pressure cooking times)Pressure Cooking Times for common beans: Hip Pressure...Show More Summary
Gabrilovich and fellow investigators demonstrated what is happening at a cellular level that allows for chronic inflammation to cause a variety of cancers.
via Tested: There’s a win-win solution here: Don’t burn-in your headphones with loops of white noise and pink noise. Break them in by listening to music. A wide variety of music, if you’re worried about exposing the headphones to different sounds. That way, you give your brain and your ear time to adjust to the […]
Assembly Democrats are experimenting with democracy for the first time in a generation, and are finding it a bit messy. A variety of interests—unions, lobbyists and other... To view the full story, click the title link.
This can't be very surprising. Via Variety: Put down that remote control, binge watchers, and get some fresh air. A new study conducted by the University of Texas at Austin discovered that viewers who gorge on multiple TV episodes in one sitting may be doing so to cope with feelings of depression and loneliness. Show More Summary
There is a large body of evidence to link cognitive decline in aging with corresponding decline in blood vessel integrity. A variety of processes in aging contribute to failing elasticity and structural remodeling of blood vessel walls,...Show More Summary
A couple of years ago, we linked to a story about how the variety of apples diminished to just a few kinds, and the efforts of one man to bring back their glorious diversity. The same fate has befallen potatoes. Thanks to market forces, particularly the demands of the French fry industry, the overwhelming majority of potatoes available in the U.S. Show More Summary
Worm infections represent a major global public health problem, leading to a variety of debilitating diseases and conditions. Scientists have made a discovery that could lead to more effective diagnostic and treatment strategies for worm infections and their symptoms. Show More Summary
Luise Rainer, the first Hollywood star to win back-to-back acting Oscars, has died of pneumonia at the age of 104, Variety reports. Read More > Other Links From TVGuide.com Luise Rainer
Manchester United's deficiencies at the back continue to be glaringly obvious despite their vast attacking talents beginning to click, so it is no surprise the Red Devils are being linked with a variety of defenders ahead of the January...Show More Summary
YouTube link. An international team aboard Schmidt Ocean Institute’s research vessel Falkor set a new record for the deepest fish ever recorded at 8143m in the Mariana Trench. The fish is a completely unknown variety of snailfish with a translucent body, broad wing-like fins and an eel-like tail. Additional details at the Washington Post.
Seattle has been represented by many franchises in a variety of sports, none as short-lived as the Seattle Steelheads of the West Coast Negro Baseball League. LINK (via:Sportspress NW)
The Millions entertaining A Year in Reading: 2014 series is finally complete, so there the link to check out all 74 entries, an enjoyable variety of recollections and recommendations from a whole lot of people; see also A Year in Reading:...Show More Summary
A new study links physical violence against women by male partners to a disruption of a key steroid hormone that opens the door potentially to a variety of negative health effects. The study by the University of Oregon and the Oregon Social Learning Center looked at daily fluctuations of cortisol levels in men and women. Show More Summary
We've all seen them and we've probably posted links to them on Facebook. They come with a seemingly infinite variety of name, superlative and number combinations: “Top 10 Scariest Haunted Places,” “6 Most Terrifying Places to Eat Dinner,”...Show More Summary
1. Jeff Bezos is smart. 2. Hyper-realistic cartoon eyeballs. 3. A variety of reflections on Jean Tirole (pdf). 4. The poor do indeed face higher rates of inflation. 5. There is no hidden bottle of scotch in your shoe stagnation. 6. Why isn’t Germany a bigger fashion player?
Cheryl Burke is hanging up her dancing shoes, at least at ABC. The Dancing With the Stars alum has moonwalked away from the ABC reality competition series for a new opportunity at a rival network. Read More > Other Links From TVGuide.com Dancing with the Stars Len Goodman Cheryl Burke
Hackers attacked Sony Pictures Entertainment's electronic systems earlier this week, and the studio is now investigating whether the culprits may have ties to North Korea, Variety reports. On Nov. 24, Sony's company computers suddenly...Show More Summary