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Now You See Them: 'Magic Islands' Appear on Saturn's Moon Titan

Cassini spacecraft finds surprises on the moon's largest sea.<p>TUCSON, Arizona—Two new "magic islands" have joined one reported last year on Saturn's giant moon Titan, Cassini spacecraft observations showed on Monday. The features add to a puzzling vanishing act playing out on the frozen world's seas.<p>…

7 Major Pilates Moves for All-Over Toning

Brooke Siler, author of The Women's Health Big Book of Pilates, created this genius do-anywhere routine<p>Brooke Siler, renowned instructor and author of <i>The Women's Health Big Book of Pilates</i>, created this genius Pilates-at-home routine using workout bands to mimic machines found in top studios. The …

Yoga

Lose Weight and Gain Strength, Energy, and Stamina by November!

Next Monday, we're kicking off a four-week training plan with celebrity trainer David Kirsch. Here's what you need to know to get in on the action—and results.<p>Labor Day has passed, and my daughters are already looking at possible Halloween costumes. Wasn't it yesterday that we were slathering on …

Fitness

Fire Up Your Hidden Fat Burners

Working these oft-neglected muscles sculpts a killer body—and cranks your metabolism to full throttle.<p>If you're looking to melt inches off your stomach, legs, or arms, the last thing you want to do is devote all your gym time to those assets. (In case you need a reminder, spot reducing is woefully …

Workouts

20 Simple Vegetarian Dinner Recipes

This week just might eat me alive. Cookbook edits are due in a few days—30,000 more words to comb through! This book will be <i>perfect</i> by the time it …

Roy Choi’s Furikake Kettle Corn

I’m don’t have a cool party trick. I’m not double jointed. I’m not a gymnast or former cheerleader. I can’t curse in Russian. I never could do one of …

Easy, Light, and Tender Honey-Vanilla Almond Cake Recipe

This almond cake may be healthy, at least as far as desserts go, but that's just an incidental benefit. What matters most is how light, tender, and delicious it is. The secret to its success: beating the egg whites properly. Here's how.<p><b>Why this recipe works:</b><p>Beating egg whites at slower speeds forms …

Butternut Squash, Kale, and Crunchy Pepitas Taco From 'Tacolicious'

This taco, featured in Sara Deseran and Joe Hargrave's new cookbook of recipes from their San Francisco restaurants, <i>Tacolicious</i>, only goes to show how versatile and inspiring a waiting tortilla can be. Sure, you could fill it with braised pork or charred chicken, but it can be equally good piled …

James Blake Shares Untitled Song, Outkast Remix on Latest Installment of BBC Radio 1 Residency

<i>Photo by Tom Spray</i><p>James Blake is becoming a regular on the BBC: tonight he was a guest DJ on their Radio 1 Residency program for the fourth time. Throughout the broadcast he played music from Jai Paul, Caribou, Arca, Flying Lotus, Travi$ Scott, and others, and around 1:50:00 he plays a new, …

10 Movies to Watch on Netflix in September

It's a new month, and that means a new batch of movies just hit Netflix. Here, the films we just added to our queue.<p><b>1) The Blue Lagoon (1980)</b> <br>Even though summer is unofficially over, relive those sultry months with this risqué classic, then check out Brooke Shields' character on our summer style …

Entertainment

7 Incredibly Stylish Fitness, Health, and Life Trackers That Look Like Jewelry

The latest generation of wearable tech could easily be mistaken for fab jewelry

Wearable Tech

9 Butt Exercises for a Super-Toned Tush

Yeah, you squat. But aren’t you ready to mix it up a bit?<p>So sick of squats? We hear you. The key to a gravity-defying backside is introducing new exercises that tone every inch of your rear. These 9 moves from the <i>Women’s Health Big Book of Exercises</i> target all the muscles in your glutes and …

Skinny Jeans

21 Inspiring Fitness Girls To Follow On Instagram

All the motivation you need to get in shape—and stay there—in 2018.<p>From ballerinas to yogis and celebrity trainers, these stylish and in-shape girls show off the best workout motivation on Instagram. Follow along and be inspired to get fit—the healthy way.<p>Instagram

Fitness

The 5 Fruits with the Highest—and Lowest—Sugar Counts

No, they don't have added sugar—but you should still have a rough idea of how much of the sweet stuff you're taking in.<p>Let’s start with this: Naturally occurring sugar is definitely preferable to the added kind. Still, you should have a general idea of how much you’re taking in each time you chow …

Nutrition

Norway's Floating Snowflake Hotel Is A Five-Star Fjord Paradise

Norway is the greatest, and soon there will be a whole new way to see it: from the glass windowed wall of the world's first floating snowflake hotel.<p>The Krystall will feature 86 five-star hotel rooms, a spa and a conference center, all in a snowflake-shaped community in the middle of a picturesque …

Run Faster, Get Firmer: The 15-Minute Runner Workout

This do-anywhere workout will tighten your bod and boost your jogs.<p>It's summer: great time to say buh-bye to the gym and take your workouts outside But that doesn't mean you have to ditch your strength training and just focus on cardio, says Jordan Metzl, M.D., author of <i>The Exercise Cure</i>. It's …

Workouts

11 Caps That Have SERIOUS Style

Rihanna and Sofia Vergara know how hot (and functional) a cap can be. We're crazy about these 11 styles.

Nicki Minaj

Smooth & Creamy Mocha Chia Pudding

Instructions<p>Combine chia seeds, 1 1/2 cups almond milk, coffee, and pitted dates in a large bowl or blender container; stir. Refrigerate at least 8 …

Whole Wheat Banana Crepes {with peanut butter yogurt “mousse” & strawberries}

Instructions<p>Blend all ingredients for the crepes until very smooth. You do not want any lumps.<p>Heat a tiny bit (1/4 tsp or so) of oil or butter in a …

Breakfast

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10 Things Every Fashionable Woman Should Have by 30

Your 20s can be for style, career and love experimentation, but as a woman enters her 30s there are certain pieces she should own that well-represent her.<p>Your 20s can be for style, career and love experimentation, but as a woman enters her 30s there are certain pieces she should own that …

West Village

18 Light and Refreshing Soups for Spring

Gallery18 Light and Refreshing Soups for Spring<p>Here at Serious Eats, we're down for a comforting bowl of soup regardless of the temperature outside. With sunny springtime weather on the horizon, it's time to turn away from heavy wintertime stews and toward brighter, fresher bowls loaded with …

Lablabi (Tunisian Chickpea Soup) From 'The Heart of the Plate'

In her new cookbook, <i>The Heart of the Plate</i>, <b>Mollie Katzen</b> shares many recipes for vegetarian soups and stews. None are as beguilingly simple as her version of Tunisian lablabi, a straightforward chickpea soup. Mostly chickpeas and their cooking liquid, the soup is accented by a sautéed onion, a bit …

4 Foods That Help Relieve Stress and Shrink Your Waistline

Reach for these instead of your typical comfort foods.<p>When you're stressed, you may start to hear the siren call of ice cream, French fries, and potato chips. But tempting as it may be to reach for these foods, there are better choices that will <i>actually</i> help relieve anxiety—and won't have a …

Nutrition

Carl Sagan Writes a Letter to 17-Year-Old Neil deGrasse Tyson (1975)

Carl Sagan, the turtleneck-sporting astrophysicist from Cornell, was the greatest communicator of science of his generation. Not only did he publish …

Chicken Soup for the Chilly Soul: 20 Comforting, Warm Recipes

Try one of these comforting chicken soups, from classic chicken noodle to khao soi.<p><b>Like sweaters, chicken soup is a warm, wintry comfort.</b> Chicken soup, however, is infinitely tastier. Check out our wildly different takes on chicken soup in the slideshow, and decide which style you're going for …

Cooking

'5 Ways That Quitting Sugar Changed My Life'

Sarah Wilson, author of the new book I Quit Sugar, explains what happened when she stopped eating the sweet stuff.<p>I first quit sugar back in January 2011 because of my autoimmune (AI) disease. I have Hashimoto's, and a big part of why I've stuck to the sugar-free program is that it's made such a …

Diabetes

Flatten Your Belly with This Killer Ab Workout

Get a tight stomach in just six weeks without doing a single crunch. This may be the easiest workout we've ever printed<p>Get ready to whip off your cover-up: This workout, created exclusively for <i>Women's Health</i> by Rachel Cosgrove, C.S.C.S., owner of Results Fitness in Newhall, California, combines …

Workouts