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Fri, May 10, 2013 4:23 PM
Ticklish laughter activates the hypothalamus, a part of the brain involved in regulating many functions, including visceral reactions.
The forecast calls for earlier and longer hay fever seasons.
You might actually be making those microscopic nasties stronger. Here's how to make plain liquid soap at home for just pennies.
Experienced climbers express concern about goal of 13-year-old boy, who would be the youngest person to summit Everest.
These images represent America's environment in the 1970s, taken by an army of freelance photographers.
Video: New rules for the entry of snowmobiles into Yellowstone Park worries many business owners nearby.
Video: Swiss sociologists say they've found the formula behind happy marriages -- including wives who are 27% smarter than their husbands. WCAU's Dawn Timmeney reports.
Want to help make oceans healthy? Try square-foot gardening. Marine scientist Stephanie Wear shows you how to get started.
Princeton University study finds that rats get fatter on high-fructose corn syrup than on sugar, even when caloric intake is the same.
Women who drink 3 cups of coffee a day may caffeinate away some effects of aging on the brain.
Dietary fiber in kelp could fight obesity naturally by dramatically reducing the amount of fat absorbed by the body.
Spice up your weekend with these curry-flavored snacks.
Video: Western ski resorts are graded according to their impact on the natural environment.
Got rid of your car and can't pick up a weekly CSA box? The Fruit Guys delivers local, organic produce to your doorstep.
Natural health guru Andrew Weil believes more people will be convinced to go organic if they learn about pesticides in food.
Does fear motivate you? Then read these frightening reasons to push yourself to eat better -- for your health and for the environment.
Green parenting author on raising eco-friendly kids.