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10 Ways to Have an Authentic Trip to Mexico

There’s more to Mexico than spring break, tequila, and beaches. And while tourist areas like Cancun and Cabo San Lucas are popular for a reason, …

Mexico City’s Fine-Dining Movement

A small group of adventurous chefs, each of whom has done a stint at Enrique Olvera’s groundbreaking temple of gastronomy, Pujol, is raising the metropolis’s cuisine to the next level<p>AT 6:30 A.M. on a recent morning, Eduardo García is standing at the bow of a trajinera, a long and well-weathered …

Mexico

Eight home remedies for unclogging your ears

The ears are important organs. They interpret sound waves for hearing and also help maintain balance in the body.<p>The ears have a canal that allows …

15 Fruits And Vegetables That May Not Be Worth Buying Organic

No one wants to eat dangerous pesticides with their fruits and veggies. Unfortunately, a lot of the produce that is grown around the world is treated with such chemicals to ward off bugs and disease. And some of that is left behind in residue when we get our hands on it.<p>Some fruits and veggies …

Vegetables

The Serum Guide: The Latest and Greatest for Achieving Your Skin Goals

We fully admit we have a love affair with serums. A product that delivers the active ingredients we love deep down to the skin cells that need them …

How to Make Your Skincare Products Work 10 Times Better

Choosing the right skincare product is tricky business—the market is saturated with products all promising to brighten, tighten, smooth, and sculpt. …

Discover archaeological treasures in these satellite images | Ars Technica

GlobalXplorer lets you sift through data to find lost structures and prevent looting.<p>When archaeologists want to find lost monuments or hidden cities …

Archaeology

The Best Finger Food Recipes For Super Bowl Sunday

The worst thing about hosting a party is all the dishes you have to clean at the end of the night. Lucky for all of us, there’s an easy solution: finger foods.<p>When no silverware is required, no dishes are, either. But that’s not even the best part about finger foods. These hand-held bites are some …

Cooking

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How to Book the Cheapest Flights (Based on Recent Travel Trends)

There’s a lot of conflicting travel advice online for finding the cheapest flights, and a lot of advice which is repeated so often it’s now general …

Evidence that an ancient Pueblo site was built out of “golden rectangles” | Ars Technica

An applied mathematician discovers geometric logic in Colorado's Sun Temple ruins.<p>A millennium ago, the Pueblo peoples were constructing incredible …

Archaeology

Trump’s trade agenda is on a collision course with his rural voters’ economic interests

Trade wars will be a disaster for American farmers.<p>Rural America has backed Republicans for decades, but it gave unusually strong support to Donald Trump’s 2016 candidacy, with Iowa scoring the biggest D-to-R shift of any state in the union. It’s interesting, then, that one of the segments of the …

Economics

World’s First Semisynthetic Organism Created: Scientists Expand Life’s Genetic Code To Include Two Artificial DNA Bases

All DNA-based life forms on Earth contain, at their core, a genetic code made up of four bases — adenine (A), thymine (T), guanine (G), cytosine (C). …

NAFTA and other trade deals have not gutted American manufacturing — period

Politically speaking, there was no debate on United States international trade agreements in 2016: All politicians seeking to win a national election, or even to create a party-spanning political coalition, agree that our trade agreements are bad things.<p>From the left, we had Democratic presidential …

Globalization

The 50 Best Mutual Funds and ETFs, Period

Use these to build your portfolio.<p>Last year, investing was like being the proverbial duck in the pond. On the surface, everything may have seemed …

Investing

GOP Governors Worried About Obamacare Repeal

Lawmakers aiming to repeal Obamacare are facing cautions from some unlikely sources: Republican governors.<p>On the eve of Donald Trump’s inauguration, …

Three money numbers you need to know

This article is reprinted by permission from NerdWallet.<p>Some numbers matter more than others. How much you make is important, for example, but your …

Retirement

What foods should I eat when I catch a cold or fever?

<b>The question</b><p>Is it true that you should "feed a cold"? What foods I should eat when I'm sick? Is there a supplement I can take to recover faster?<p><b>The answer</b><p>It's an axiom that dates back hundreds of years: Feed a cold, starve a fever. Yet its origin is vague and its scientific basis is tenuous.<p>It's …

Wellness

The 20 Best Sephora And Other Amazing House Brand Beauty Products

Beauty, beauty everywhere<p>Sephora is—as everyone who has ever walked into the store just to browse and walked out with a bag holding a $100 dollar lactic acid serum that <i>promises</i> to change your face and your life knows—a minefield. There are tons of amazing products to be had, from the extremely …

DNA study lays bare devastating damage caused by smoking

Major investigation into root causes of cancer reveals how tobacco smoke mutates DNA and gives rise to more than a dozen types of tumour<p>The devastating impact of cigarette smoke on the body’s DNA has been laid bare by the first comprehensive study into the damage tobacco inflicts on human …

Cancer

The 21 Documentaries from the 21st Century Everyone Should See

This year, Weiner and O.J.: Made in America reminded us just how ambitious (and binge-worthy) documentaries could be. Here are our picks for the 21 best documentaries ever made—plus some recs from their directors.<p>1<p><i>Weiner</i><p>Josh Kriegman & Elyse Steinberg | 2016<p>Turns out <i>Lemonade</i> was only the …

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Three ways for millennials with multiple financial goals to save

<b>Question from R.G., a lawyer in Vancouver, age 29:</b> I am single, debt-free and just started my professional career. Two months ago I landed a new position making $70,000 gross. I currently have $12,000 saved up, and I am putting away $2,200 a month with $500 going into a mutual fund investment in my …

Personal Finance

10 Things You Should Do If You Can't Fall Asleep At Night

Nothing is worse than getting into bed, only to toss and turn for hours before drifting off. Getting upset can make it even harder to relax, so it's …

A step-by-step guide to hacking your brain so it can remember anything

<i>This question originally appeared on Quora: What is the most effective way to study a huge amount of information for one test?</i> <i>Answer by Jonathan Davidson, author of The College Success Cheat Sheet.</i><p>Don’t despair. If you do the right things, you’ll be ready to crush any exam.<p>In order to pull this …

Productivity