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I Finally Figured Out How to Make the Crispiest, Crunchiest Chickpeas—And They’re Seriously Good on Everything

These oven-baked chickpeas are great on soups, salads, and grain bowls—or for munching on by the handful.<p>Crispy chickpeas are one of those things you …

Chickpeas

Here's Why Killing Yourself With Cardio is the Wrong Way to Get in Shape

Want to look better? Forget about the gym.<p>If getting in better shape is something you'd like to do, know this: You'll make more of a dent watching what you eat as opposed to trying to burn calories doing cardio. It's because a person burns roughly 100 calories running one mile, and since you need …

Exercise

The dark web and how to access it

In 2015, the founder of a website called the Silk Road was sentenced to life in prison. The billion-dollar black market site was once the premiere …

Dark Web

With Bravado, the Syrian Government Responds to U.S.-Led Attacks

At 9 a.m. exactly, the Twitter account of the Syrian presidency posted a video of Bashar al-Assad leisurely walking in to work, soft spring light …

The 20 most hipster cities in the US — and why you should consider moving to one

While cities like Portland, Oregon, and Seattle, Washington, are known hubs for hipsters, smaller cities across the country are proving they have even more bohemian street cred.<p>For the non-mainstream pioneers, free-thinkers, and non-conformist conformists, more low-key cities like Boise, Idaho, …

Grand Rapids

Move Aside, Palm Springs—L.A. Cool Girls Are Flocking to Pasadena

Although Palm Springs often steals the spotlight when travelers plan out an itinerary for a sunny Southern California getaway, we've noticed that Los …

Americans have started fleeing the country for New Zealand — here's how to buy a home there

More than 2,000 US citizens immigrated to New Zealand in 2017, with net migration growing 65% since 2016, according to The Financial Times. And about 17,000 Americans "registered an interest in studying, working, or investing in New Zealand" on its government's immigration website in November 2016, …

Real Estate

Iowa family of four that went missing in Mexico found dead

A family of four from Iowa who went missing after traveling to Mexico was found dead Thursday night in their condominium in a tourist complex in the country, police confirmed to Fox News.<p>The family – Kevin Wayne Sharp, 41, Amy Marie Sharp, 38, Sterling Wayne Sharp, 12, and Adrianna Maria Sharp, 7 – …

The Peanut Butter Dip—With Over 50,000 Saves On Pinterest—That We’re Making ASAP

And it’s healthy too!<p>Give your salty and savory dips a well-deserved break for a while. It’s time to take a step into the sweet side of things. …

He attends elite UC Berkeley but lives in a trailer with no heat or sewer hookups. Soon, he'll be scrambling to find new shelter

Ismael Chamu wakes up at sunrise, shivering in the drizzly morning’s chill. He rises from the floor of a small trailer, where he sleeps wedged next to his younger brother and an arm’s length from his two sisters, who share the only bed.<p>As he cooks breakfast, the smell of scrambled eggs and ripe …

Natural wetland in India filters 198 million gallons of wastewater a day with zero chemicals

The East Kolkata Wetlands in India processes almost 198 million gallons of wastewater and sewage produced by the region’s population everyday, …

Raising My Son With My Ex-Husband Is the Hardest Thing I’ve Ever Done

For years, I’ve been waiting for someone to come clean about co-parenting. Celebrities and social media would have us believe it’s easy, even …

China Is Making a Bold Military Power Play

By David TweedDavid Tweed and Adrian LeungAdrian Leung<p>As lawmakers meet this week to cement Xi Jinping’s power at home, China’s president is also …

China

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Chinese millennials are about to kick US millennials’ butts

There is a big to-do about American millennials. What do we want to buy? What do we stand for? How do we see the world?<p>But China has around 400 …

28 Meatless, Dairy-Free Recipes For Every Night In February

No meat, no dairy, all of the flavor.

Coq au Vin (Chicken in Red Wine) - The Washington Post

Cut the bacon into lardons (rectangles 1/4 inch across and 1 inch long). Cook for 10 minutes in 2 quarts of water. Rinse in cold water. Dry.<p>Melt 2 tablespoons of the butter in the pot, over medium-low heat. Add the bacon pieces and cook for about 3 minutes, until very lightly browned. Use a slotted …

Safe-Space

Five Places to Go in Los Angeles

Highland Park in Los Angeles has long been a diverse and vibrant community. In the last few years, however, 20- and 30-somethings, lured by the neighborhood’s affordable rents and proximity to downtown Los Angeles, have moved in and are giving local entrepreneurs a new incentive to open new …

Los Angeles

How Hitler’s attacks on the German press helped one of history’s greatest despots rise to power

Thane Rosenbaum, an expert on the holocaust and Nazi Germany, wants us to be careful not to use hyperbole when we compare Adolf Hitler’s Germany to …

Fake News

America's Schools Are 'Profoundly Unequal,' Says U.S. Civil Rights Commission

"The federal government must take bold action to address inequitable funding in our nation's public schools."<p>So begins a list of recommendations released Thursday by the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights, an independent, bipartisan agency created by Congress in 1957 to investigate civil rights …

Education

25 Pics Of The Magnificent Ancient City Of Hampi That’ll Put It On Top Of Your Travel Bucket List

Hampi in Karnataka is one of the most beautiful places to exist in today's world. It has ancient monuments depicting the culture and significance of …

The Surprising Ingredient You Should Be Adding to Your Grilled Cheese

And it’s likely already in your fridge.<p>In honor of #NationalGrilledCheeseDay, we cooked up more than a dozen different riffs on the classic toasty …

Chocolate-Avocado Pudding | Nutritious Delicious

Making a luscious chocolate pudding by substituting vitamin-rich, heart-healthy avocados for the cream and eggs has become something of a craze. But …

Tactical Fitness: Starting at Zero Pushups and Building Up

Beginners to fitness often have an issue with upper body strength when first starting and cannot do a single pushup. Here is a question from a woman …

14 Epic Fantasy Series You Need To Read That Aren't 'A Song Of Ice And Fire'

Look, I love <i>Game of Thrones</i> as much as the next nerd<i>.</i> I am all about dragons, zombies, and dragon-zombies. But A Song of Ice and Fire is not the <i>only</i> …

22 Skills Every Kid Should Have By the Time They’re 10

Sponsored by<p>By<p>Dec 22 2017, 9:52 AM<p><i>The following was produced in partnership with our friends at</i> <i>New York Life</i><i>, who are committed to helping families</i> …

The SF Bucket List: Everything You Need to Do Before You Die

If you do life right, you'll live and die in San Francisco. In which case you've hopefully got some time to cross all of these must-do, only-in-SF …

How the baby boomers — not millennials — screwed America

“The boomers inherited a rich, dynamic country and have gradually bankrupted it."<p>Everyone likes to bash millennials. We’re spoiled, entitled, and hopelessly glued to our smartphones. We demand participation trophies, can’t find jobs, and live with our parents until we’re 30. You know the punchlines …

Demographics

The 10 Best (and Five Worst) Movies of 2017

As 2017 comes to an end, io9 starts to look back at the year that was. In film, at least, the year was <i>excellent</i>. So excellent, in fact, that figuring …

17 Beautiful Places To See In Italy

There’s no beating around the bush, there are so many beautiful places to see in Italy. It’s one of my favourite countries to just hop in a car, …

Italy