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11 St. Patrick’s Day Recipes Perfect to Pair with Green Beer

Aside from dying the river green (shout-out: Chicago), St. Patrick’s Day holds a lot more to look forward to than just free-flowing Guinness. …

A Look inside a Capsule Hotel in Kyoto

The lack of usable space in Japan has given way to the trend of capsule hotels, such as the 9 Hours<p>The lack of usable space in Japan has given way to the trend of capsule hotels, such as the 9 Hours Kyoto seen here. The interior evokes a spaceship-like vibe with its ultra clean lines and minimalist …

Opposition figure shot dead in Moscow, steps from Kremlin

Boris Nemtsov, a Russian opposition figure and outspoken critic of President Vladimir Putin, was shot dead just steps from the Kremlin just after …

Blogs | Food & Wine

Go behind the scenes at the Oscars of the food world.<p>"I think sometimes people go a little crazy with gadgets," said Izard. But there's one she loves.<p>…

Blogs | Food & Wine

The chain is marking the occasion with 60-cent short stacks.<p>From neon green ice cream to the return of a classic, these snacks are Mickey …

Motherhood

Domino's Deploys Big Brother Tactics to Narc on Franchise Owners

<b>Domino's</b> has launched a twisted social media game that essentially asks customers to tattle on franchises. According to Nation's Restaurant News, the Michigan-based chain launched a social media scavenger hunt this week "asking fans to post photos on Instagram" photos of locations that are still …

The Last Man on Earth: An Idea So Insane It Just Has to Work

Can you spend the entire post-apocalypse with one guy? When it’s Will Forte, yes.<p><i>The Last Man on Earth</i> is, understandably, a tough sell. Set aside the existential anguish of yet another post-apocalypse scenario, or the inherently limited stories to tell about just one guy. Do you really want to …

Leonard Nimoy, 'Star Trek's' Spock, dead at 83

<b>(CNN) —</b> Leonard Nimoy, whose portrayal of "Star Trek's" logic-driven, half-human science officer Spock made him an iconic figure to generations, died Friday. He was 83.<p>Nimoy died this morning in Bel Air, California, his son Adam Nimoy told CNN.<p>According to his granddaughter, Madeleine Nimoy, the …

Pop Culture

Star Trek's Leonard Nimoy Dies At 83

Remembering him with the science of the TV show<p><i>Sad news today: Leonard Nimoy has passed away at the age of 83. Nimoy was many things—an actor, a poet, a singer of hobbit songs, and someone who understood what it was like to be alienated. At</i> Popular Science, <i>we, like many others, will remember him</i> …

Eerie Time-Lapse of Bug-Eating Plants

Samsung's fanless ATIV Book 9 laptop will be available on March 1st

It looked pretty good at CES, and now it's (almost) here<p>Samsung's new ATIV Book 9 was announced this year at CES, and now it has a release date. The all-aluminum ultrabook, which looks like Samsung's strongest answer to the MacBook Air yet, will be available beginning March 1st. At 0.46-inches …

What Makes These Sculptures Look So Perfect?