Today, $5 billion in food stamp funding expires. And more cuts could be on the way.
That 'Blood' In Your Meat Isn't What You Think It Is
It's not exactly pleasant, though.
The 20 Most Bike-Friendly Cities on the Planet
Investment in bicycle infrastructure is a modern and intelligent move. Many cities get this. Many don't.
Why Dance is Possibly the Best Activity for Kids
Dance classes are low in physical activity, study says, but there's more to the story.
How to Get the Best Care From the Hospital Nursing Staff
How and why hospital patients and families should cultivate a good relationship with the nursing staff
What Teen Girls Should Eat to Reduce Breast Cancer Risk
Changing one's diet, even from a young age, can make a big difference
What satellite images of North Korea tell us
Canadian company UrtheCast shot the first HD, full-color videos of Earth from space. Its images take you to the most remote places in the world.
How to read music
Like an actor’s script, a sheet of music instructs a musician on what to play (the pitch) and when to play it (the rhythm). Sheet music may look complicated, but once you've gotten the hang of a few simple elements like notes, bars and clefs, you're ready to rock. Tim Hansen hits the instrumental basics you need to read music.
How Your Supplements Interact With Prescription Drugs
Common over-the-counter supplements such as St. John’s Wort, lavender and garlic can cause drugs to be too strong or too weak. They can also create unexpected side effects.
Epicentre of learning: the dairy farm teaching scientists how earthquakes form
A farm in New Zealand with an active fault line running through it has become a mecca for geologists seeking to unlock secrets deep underground