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Recipe: Crispy Zucchini RoundsBaking instead of frying uses a fraction of the oil, turning a bland vegetable into a tasty side dish.

Recipe: Crispy Zucchini Rounds
Baking instead of frying uses a fraction of the oil, turning a bland vegetable into a tasty side dish.

How to survive a bear attackWith bear attacks on the rise in many parts of the world, here’s a look at how to meet a black, brown or polar bear and come out alive.

How to survive a bear attack
With bear attacks on the rise in many parts of the world, here’s a look at how to meet a black, brown or polar bear and come out alive.

What does a city designed for autistic people look like?A landscape designer creates an urban plan for people like her brother.

What does a city designed for autistic people look like?
A landscape designer creates an urban plan for people like her brother.

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Oct

14 bizarre animals that could totally pass as Pokémon
The popular video game and anime is known for taking inspiration from animals in real life, but with these quirky creatures, you have to wonder if it was the other way around.

3 ways to clean your oven without chemicalsThe best agent for cleaning baked on food spills in your oven is probably already in your pantry. Try it and you may be pleasantly surprised.

3 ways to clean your oven without chemicals
The best agent for cleaning baked on food spills in your oven is probably already in your pantry. Try it and you may be pleasantly surprised.

7 health benefits of pumpkin seedsFrom boosting immunity to helping ensure good sleep, pumpkin seeds offer many potential perks.

7 health benefits of pumpkin seeds
From boosting immunity to helping ensure good sleep, pumpkin seeds offer many potential perks.

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Oct

Bear cub rescued from California dumpsterWildlife officials first had to scare off the cub’s mother to perform a safe rescue, but don’t worry — there’s a happy ending.

Bear cub rescued from California dumpster
Wildlife officials first had to scare off the cub’s mother to perform a safe rescue, but don’t worry — there’s a happy ending.

How to safely watch the upcoming partial solar eclipseSolar eclipses can be dangerous to gaze upon, so make sure you have the correct filters for your telescopes or a viewing box.

How to safely watch the upcoming partial solar eclipse
Solar eclipses can be dangerous to gaze upon, so make sure you have the correct filters for your telescopes or a viewing box.

Endangered Hawaiian monk seals are bouncing backThe famously sleepy, smiley mammals welcomed 121 new pups into the world this year, a 17 percent increase from 2013 that has buoyed hopes for the critically endangered species’ long-term survival.

Endangered Hawaiian monk seals are bouncing back
The famously sleepy, smiley mammals welcomed 121 new pups into the world this year, a 17 percent increase from 2013 that has buoyed hopes for the critically endangered species’ long-term survival.

Oats: 12 recipes to get this super grain into your dietOats are an essential part of a healthy diet. We go way beyond ordinary oatmeal with these outstanding recipes for breakfasts, snacks and even burgers!

Oats: 12 recipes to get this super grain into your diet
Oats are an essential part of a healthy diet. We go way beyond ordinary oatmeal with these outstanding recipes for breakfasts, snacks and even burgers!