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The Houstonian Hotel Shared the Recipe for Barbara Bush’s “Famous” Chocolate Chip Cookies

They're “sweet and firm,” just like the former First Lady.<p>The Houstonian Hotel has been whipping up Barbara Bush’s chocolate chip cookies since 2016.<p>“They’re sweet and firm,” Catherine Rodriguez, head pastry chef at the Houstonian, recently told CultureMap—two adjectives many would use to describe …

100 Years On, What Does It Say That We’re Still Censoring Egon Schiele’s Nudes?

Known for his erotic drawings of women as much as his own emo nude self-portraits, Egon Schiele is proving even more controversial now than he was …

Children flee cinema after seeing trailer for 'year's scariest film'

Families were forced to flee an Australian cinema when a trailer for a horror film dubbed “the year’s scariest film” was accidentally shown before a school holidays showing of Peter Rabbit.<p>WAtoday reports that the incident occurred an Anzac Day holiday screening of the Beatrix Potter adaptation at …

Horror

10 Spring Classics You Can Make in the Slow Cooker

Once spring rolls around, I'm happy to trade slow-cooking, ultra-hearty stews, chilis, and braises for lightened-up meals with fresher flavors and …

Who are the Leading Art Curators of Today?

Hans Ulrich Obrist<p>An Artistic Director at the Serpentine, the galleries in London firmly established as a center for contemporary art, <b>Hans Ulrich</b> …

Why Do Famous Men Pressure Women Into Watching Them Masturbate?

On Thursday, the <i>New York Times</i> reported that superstar comedian Louis C.K. had masturbated in front of women without their consent. Last month we'd …

Sarah Silverman Shares Some Interesting Thoughts On The Evolution Of ‘Offensiveness’ On ‘Real Time’

Sarah Silverman dropped in as the mid-show guest spot on <i>Real Time with Bill Maher</i> this week to discuss her new Hulu series, and talk a bit about the evolution of comedy and language in light of how society views certain topics. Geography, history, and current events all help to shape how we view …

Comedy

Hacking Your Genes Has Never Been Easier

Josiah Zayner and I are drinking fluorescent green beer at the ODIN, his Oakland lab. The tables are scattered with pipettes and disposable blue gloves, cases of Red Bull and Slim Jims are near at hand, and Drake is pulsing on the sound system. It’s not St. Patrick’s Day, and the beer isn’t really …

How this graffiti artist made $200 million overnight

Some millionaires reach seven figures through hustling and penny pinching. Others just get lucky.<p>Graffiti artist David Choe knows the second scenario …

Los Angeles is painting its streets to combat climate change

Paint is the Answer<p>The city of Los Angeles, California is pushing forward to fight against climate change and reduce slowly rising temperatures. This …

An algorithm deduced the sexuality of people on a dating site with up to 91% accuracy, raising tricky ethical questions<p>Artificial intelligence can accurately guess whether people are gay or straight based on photos of their faces, according to new research that suggests machines can have …

Artificial Intelligence

In the last decade, a wealth of books has brought together ideas to help teachers have the greatest impact on student learning. Here are just a few<p>Plato’s Republic, Rousseau’s Émile and Dewey’s Democracy and Education – there’s a strong case to be made, as Dennis Hayes has, that these are the only …

Teaching

New device can heal with a single touch, and even repair brain injuries

A new device developed at The Ohio State University can start healing organs in a "fraction of a second," researchers say.<p>The technology, known as Tissue Nanotransfection (TNT), has the potential to save the lives of car crash victims and even deployed soldiers injured on site. It's a dime-sized …

Cell Biology

Six Brain Hacks To Learn Anything Faster

Research proves there are ways to learn new skills and concepts with speed and ease.<p>Whether it’s a new technology, a foreign language, or an advanced skill, staying competitive often means learning new things. Nearly two-thirds of U.S. workers have taken a course or sought additional training to …

French police called in over crepe that ‘wasn’t sweet enough’

Police were forced to intervene after a crepe sparked a violent row in Brittany.<p>It started when two female customers purchased two crepes with whipped cream from a creperie in the north western region of France.<p>They ate the traditional French pancakes on the spot, before leaving without a word, …

France

Maxine Waters: Trump is the most deplorable person I’ve ever met

Rep. Maxine Waters (D-Calif.) criticized President Trump on MSNBC on Friday, calling him "the most deplorable person" she has ever met.<p>Waters was …

Want to Raise Healthy, Happy Kids? Science Says Stop This Dangerous Habit Right Now | Inc.com

Parents want the best for their children. Yet, most of us are oblivious to a universal, looming hazard that is literally rewiring our kids' brains and putting them at risk.<p>The danger? It's our kids' constant use of mobile technology.<p>I know that language sounds alarmist. But our collective addiction …

Parenting

Man sentenced to life in prison for disemboweling girlfriend

A Florida man was sentenced to life in prison for disemboweling his girlfriend after she shouted out another man’s name during a session of drunken …

See Kurt Cobain’s never-before-seen paintings

In June it was announced that a series of Kurt Cobain’s paintings, alongside a selection of his notebooks, would be placed on display in the Nirvana frontman’s hometown, Seattle. Most are unseen, having remained in storage since his death in 1994.<p>Although most notable for his lyrics, UTA Artist …

Kurt Cobain

Experts suggest patients should stop taking the drugs when they feel better rather than completing their prescription<p>Telling patients to stop taking antibiotics when they feel better may be preferable to instructing them to finish the course, according to a group of experts who argue that the rule …

Medicine

'Angel particle’ which is both matter and anti-matter discovered in ‘landmark’ quantum physics breakthrough

Physicists believe they have discovered a particle that is both matter and anti-matter, an idea that was first theorised 80 years ago.<p>When the Big …