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The 7 Most Effective Fat-Burning Foods, According to Science

If you’re looking to boost your metabolism, proper nutrition can offer up some easy solutions—outside of the gym. Integrating fat-burning foods into …

Nutrition

These Tests Will Tell You Just How Good Your Eyes Are at Seeing Color

Let’s talk about how you’re perceiving color. The idea came to me when a coworker asked if they should get the computer with 100-percent sRGB or …

OLEDs

25 must-see under-the-radar summer movies

25 must-see under-the-radar summer movies

Paul Rudd

A Well-Traveled Couple Launch a Line of Sleek Homes on Wheels

The husband-and-wife duo behind Living Vehicle tell us the story behind the off-grid, mobile home that is shaking up the industry.<p>Santa Barbara, California–based architect Matthew Hofmann and his wife and business partner Joanna have been embracing the nomadic life for the past few years, residing …

RVs

These Twice-Baked Sweet Potatoes Are Basically Burritos—But Way Healthier

You'll never want to eat sweet potatoes any other way.<p>When I'm at a loss for what to make for dinner, I often turn to Southwestern flavors and …

Recipes

6 "Tummy-Filling" Foods a Health Expert Wants You to Eat More Of

With the season of sunshine and beach days here in full force, health goals tend to rise to the top of mind. If you're looking to reset your diet and …

Nutrition

How Birth Certificates Are Being Weaponized Against Trans People

A century ago, these documents were used to reinforce segregation. Today, they’re being used to impose binary identities on transgender people.<p>When Walter A. Plecker died in August 1947, his “death was considered a gift by many,” writes historian Arica L. Coleman in her searing history, <i>That the</i> …

LGBTQI

The best place to put your fan to cool off, according to science

A question on Hacker News came to Quartz’ attention last week. A user asked, assuming that the inside of a room is about 30°C (86°F) and the outside is less than 20°C (68°F), “Do I place the fan so that it blows air inwards or outwards?” The lively discussion that followed inspired us to try to …

Living Rooms

IKEA debuts micro-living products that take their cues from space travel

IKEA has previewed a collection of space-saving furniture and homeware inspired by life in space, to cater to customers living in micro homes.<p>The …

Small Spaces

Windows users attacked via critical Flash zero-day: Patch now, urges Adobe

Adobe issues security update for critical zero-day Flash Player flaw that attackers are exploiting via Excel docs.<p><i>Video: A brief history of Adobe</i> …

Information Security

You’re simply not that big a deal: now isn’t that a relief?

There is a meme that speaks directly to the hearts and minds of the overly self-conscious. Perhaps you’ve seen it; it goes something like this: …

Psychology

For sale: fort used to defend Britain from Napoleon – and five other quirky historic homes on the market

Buyers priced out of the London property market can snap up a historic island fort in Wales for just £400,000 – less than the price of a one-bedroom flat in the capital.<p>Stack Rock Fort, off the coast of Milford Haven in Pembrokeshire, was built between 1850 and 1852 and used to defend Britain from …

Housing

Shale country is out of workers. That means $140,000 for a truck driver and 100% pay hikes

Jerry Morales, the mayor of Midland, Texas, and a local restaurateur, is being whipsawed by the latest Permian Basin shale-oil boom.<p>It’s fueling the region and starving it at the same time. Sales-tax revenue is hitting a record high, allowing the city to get around to fixing busted roads. But the …

Oil & Gas Industry

Make Room for Balsamic Grilled Mushrooms Tonight — Delicious Links

<i>Kitchn's</i> <i>Delicious Links</i><i> column highlights recipes we're excited about from the bloggers we love. Follow along every weekday as we post our …

Cooking

Star Wars Fans Fundamentally Misunderstand Star Wars

The franchise was founded on progressive values, but recent controversy surrounding Kelly Marie Tran proves vocal fans think otherwise<p>S<i>tar Wars</i>, a forward-thinking franchise that’s iconic for its diverse, colourful vision of the galaxy, has always been orbited by an Asteroid Field of obsessive fans …

Star Wars

Scientists have created a murder-obsessed 'psychopath' AI called Norman — and it learned everything it knows from Reddit

Some people fear Artificial Intelligence, maybe because they've seen too many films like "Terminator" and "I, Robot" where machines rise against humanity, or perhaps becaise they spend too much time thinking about Roko's Basilisk.<p>As it turns out, it is possible to create an AI that is obsessed with …

Artificial Intelligence

10 Ground Beef Skillet Recipes — Recipes from the Kitchn

Arm yourself with a pound of ground beef and a skillet, and your dinner possibilities become quite extraordinary. Using ground beef is a smart way to …

Cooking

VPNFilter router malware from Russia affects way more devices

A piece of malware believed to originate from Russia that began doing the rounds two weeks ago is affecting far more routers than we first learned.<p>Researchers from Cisco previously noted that the malware, dubbed VPNFilter, infected more than 500,000 routers in over 50 countries and is capable of …

Routers

18 Simple But Amazing Products You Should Add To Your Skincare Routine

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Tutorial: How to take in a jean jacket

Have you ever found the perfect jean jacket at the thrift store, only to put it on and realize it’s just too big? Melissa from Blank Slate Patterns …

IKEA Hack: Use Trones Shoe Holders for Scrapbook Papers | Scrapbooking Adviser

Here’s a great idea for storing your scrapbook papers in an efficient and useful way: Trones shoe holders from Ikea. These versatile holders fit on …

18 Easy Irish-Inspired Recipes to Try at Home

Quick, name a traditional Irish dish: corned beef and cabbage comes to mind, right? But there are tons of other recipes to try. Don’t feel bad if you …

Cooking

10 Editor-Approved Post-Gym Beauty Product Essentials

In addition to finding the perfect weekend getaway essentials, having the right post-workout beauty and grooming products is vital. Effortlessly transition from your go-to pilates or spin class with ease back into your on-the-go lifestyle with these <i>W</i> editor approved post-gym must-haves. From …

This Drop-Dead Gorgeous Pink Lettuce Is Having an Instagram Moment

We’re all about gorgeous produce: Let’s not forget the magnificence of Glass Gem Corn...and we’re still swooning over pink lemons. The latest plant …

Lettuce

How to Give Yourself a Facial at Home That'll Rival Any Spa Treatment

I come from a long line of skincare-passionate women. Some of my favorite tried and true beauty secrets have been passed down for generations, such …

Tammy Bruce: California chaos -- Unchallenged liberalism leaves homelessness, drug abuse, garbage in its wake

Liberal policy failure is all around us and destroys lives every day. In California, the destruction of society and individual lives has become so overwhelming, the state’s liberal overseers now spend their time covering up where they can and normalizing the chaos as much as possible.<p>Since 2013, …

12 Must-Have Beauty Products That Keep Selling Out on Net-a-Porter

Since this a safe space for honesty, I'll be real and share that I have to brace myself every time I decide to peruse Net-a-Porter's site. Its fresh, …

Top 10 parallel narratives

From Philip Roth to Zadie Smith, Lisa Halliday selects some of the best novels using formal adventures to bridge the ‘impassable gaps’ in our world<p>What makes a novel a novel? The word comes from the Latin <i>novus</i>, meaning new, via the Italian <i>novella storia</i>, “new story”, so it can seem a contradiction …

Literature

13 Ways to Cook Jackfruit, the Glorious Meat Substitute That Tastes Just Like Pork

It’s one of the year’s most popular new food trends, and it’s popping up on menus all over the U.S. Introducing jackfruit, a tasty, nutritious meat …

Cooking

20 IKEA Hacks You’ll See Everywhere in 2018

IKEA