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Amazon to step up UK tests of delivery drones

Amazon will step up its drone tests in UK airspace after winning approval from the Government to lift strict flying restrictions in a major boost to its plans for unmanned delivery aircraft.<p>The Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) has granted the internet retailer special permission to test its aerial …

London's best Nordic restaurants

Nordic nosh has been cropping up across the capital since Noma in Copenhagen became a household name. Voted the best restaurant in the world four times – it now sits comfortably at number three – chef René Redzepi's two-Michelin starred establishment is as famed for its waiting list as it is its …

30 recipes you should master by the age of 30

If your student days are over but you still haven't progressed from beans on toast or ready meals, improve your repertoire with one of these simple recipes - 30 dishes worth mastering, from bung-it-in-the-oven baked fish to a crowd-pleasing shepherd's pie, before you hit 30.<p>30 recipes every cook …

3 Powerful Steps to Write Your Brand Story

Effective storytelling can make all the difference as you create your company's brand.<p><i>John Cinquina, an Entrepreneurs' Organization (EO) member from Perth, Australia, is the CEO of Red Meets Blue Branding--a brand strategy agency--and the author of</i> Build Great Brands<i>. We asked him about the best</i> …

12 Great Recipes To Try Over The Weekend!

1<p>This curry inspired rice dish was brought back to the UK from colonial India and is traditionally eaten for breakfast or brunch. If you're not quite …

Diabetes: can you really eat to beat it?

Converts to the bestselling blood sugar diet say you can. When one type 2 diabetic tried it, he reversed his condition. Four years on, is he still cured?<p>Just over four years ago, my GP gave me unwelcome news: I had type 2 diabetes. I was shocked. I didn’t match the stereotypical patient profile of …

This résumé for Elon Musk proves you never, ever need to use more than one page

Let's say your accomplishments range from creating an electronic-payments industry and invigorating the solar-energy market to inventing high-performance electric cars and launching a commercial space and rocket industry.<p>All of that would surely need a couple of pages to explain on a résumé, …

Surprising Things You Can't Eat on a Paleo Diet

The premise of the Paleo diet seems simple enough: <i>if</i> <i>the cavemen didn't eat it, you shouldn't either</i>. Hello meat, fish, poultry, fruits, and veggies. …

Want to lose weight? Eat chocolate and wine, says professor

When trying to lose weight, most of us immediately cut down on favourite treats such as chocolate, cheese and wine.<p>But a top scientist says there is no need to remove these indulgences from the diet, as they can help us cultivate more 'good' bacteria in our guts - which in turn will help us stay …

Anthony Bourdain’s Top 5 New York City Restaurants—and Why the Food Network Is a ‘Petri Dish’

Chefs and foodies be warned: It’s not even noon and Anthony Bourdain is sipping a glass of Balvenie PortWood 21 Year Single Malt Scotch and talking …

Anthony Bourdain

17 Ways To Squeeze A Little Extra Storage Out Of A Tiny Kitchen

Because a little extra space goes a long way.

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How ISIS Is Recruiting Women in London

LONDON — A girl of about 5 skips past the camera wearing purple polka-dot tights and a blue dress. Seated behind her, a woman with a thick British …

Islam

Loneliness May Warp Our Genes, And Our Immune Systems

Loneliness has been linked to everything from heart disease to Alzheimer's disease. Depression is common among the lonely. Cancers tear through their bodies more rapidly, and viruses hit them harder and more frequently. In the short term, it feels like the loneliness will kill you. A study suggests …

Inner City Odyssey

Why ISIS Looks Very Different Today Than A Month Ago

The Islamic State's claim of responsibility for a trio of major attacks, including the assault on Paris, has led to a rapid reassessment of the extremist group and its aspirations.<p>Until a couple of weeks ago, ISIS appeared focused on building its self-declared caliphate, or Islamic empire, in its …

Make Your Garden Forage-able In A Day

With foraging schools popping up like mushrooms and wild ingredients creeping into the menus of some of the country’s leading restaurants, the …

The minimum salary for a first time buyer to own a London flat just hit a horrific level

While more and more Britons are struggling to buy a home across the country, the lack of supply has created a severe housing shortage and therefore boosted prices to record growth rates.<p>Depressingly, new research by price comparison website Gocompare.com just revealed that first time buyers need a …

The Foolproof, Step-by-Step Guide to Cooking Spaghetti Squash

Pasta has a well-deserved rep as the perfect dinner food: It's easy to cook, the topping possibilities are endless, and let's be real—it's delicious. …

Recipes

Never mind if they work, are supplements safe?

Regulation of dietary supplements should focus less on whether vitamins, minerals, and herbal extracts actually do what advocates claim and more on …

Businesses are making billions off a rare personality type that's common in the most creative and uninhibited people

Clever entrepreneurs have learned how to capitalize on a bizarre trait that some of us possess — getting a kick out of being scared spitless.<p>An estimated 157 million Americans plan to celebrate Halloween this year and spend $6.9 billion on everything from candy and costumes to the spookiest …

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Skincare<p>It's actually not as hard as you'd think.<p>By Adam Hurly4 days agoView More<p>Sales<p>There’s still time to score big.<p>19 Photos4 days agoView …

Anna Hansen’s final meal | Last bites

It’s a final feast of garden delights Down Under for the chef patron of The Modern Pantry restaurants<p><b>I’d have this meal on my uncle’s balcony overlooking the Cut in Nelson</b>, New Zealand, where all the big ships come in. It’s a house I spent a lot of time in as a teenager. There’s a wooden deck with …

31 Mini Pie Recipes to Try This Fall

They say that good things come in small packages, and when it comes to mini pies, it’s definitely true. Whether sweet or savory, these 31 picks are just perfect for dressing up your appetizer and dessert displays during Thanksgiving, or any upcoming fall gathering. Some of them are even so …

Baking

A Mediterranean diet could protect your brain from shrinking in old age

Following a Mediterranean diet high in fish and low in meat may slow down the signs of aging in your brain, according to a new study.<p>Researchers found that among 684 elderly people with an average age of 80, those who stuck more closely to a Mediterranean diet that includes lots of vegetables, …

Laverne Cox to Star in "Rocky Horror Picture Show" Remake

Fox's reboot of the classic musical is really a thing.<p>Fox's remake of <i>The Rocky Horror Picture Show</i> is really a thing — and it's going to star Laverne Cox.<p>The <i>Orange Is the New Black</i> actress has been lined up to take over the role of Dr Frank-N-Furter — made famous by Tim Curry on stage and on screen.<p>…

Men should bank sperm early as quality diminishes alarmingly with age, scientists warn

Study authors say men who want to put off fatherhood until later life should bank their sperm early or risk not being able to get their partners pregnant<p>Men should bank their sperm early because its quality diminishes alarmingly with age, scientists have warned.<p>"We must take action to support men …

11 Things All Introverts Should Know

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Supper with the Psychedelic Society – tales of therapy, poetry and ayahuasca

Speakers at an event in north London describe their positive experiences of drugs such as psilocybin and LSD, part of a wider resurgence<p>Amid an abundance of food and drink, flickering candles and a heady air of altered states,100 or so people in north London’s New Unity church watched John, a …

This Is Your Brain on Love

Psychologist JoAnn Deak opened her talk at a recent 92Y event by noting the similarities between chemical mechanisms activated from love and a high …

Dopamine

Deleting genes could boost lifespan by 60 per cent, say scientists

The secret of extending life by decades may lie in switching off certain genes, scientists believe, after showing that small genetic tweaks can make organisms live 60 per cent longer.<p>Ten years of research by the Buck Institute for Research on Ageing and the University of Washington has identified …