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Why Are Oil Prices Dropping?

With the price of oil down 28 percent in recent months, financial analysts and political pundits are all asking the same questions: What are the reasons behind this drop and why isn’t OPEC taking steps to stop the bleeding?<p>It’s Economics 101. When the price falls, you cut supply. OPEC nations are …

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1. Why no name?<p>We had no intention naming the magazine. I’m tired of new magazines with new names and each of them trying to be “cooler” then the …

These Jeans Come In 400 Sizes

A former Mozilla web designer thinks she can guarantee a perfect-fitting pair of jeans for 99% of women.<p>Buying a pair of jeans as a woman can be maddening. Don’t believe me? Look at this sizing chart. If I were to try to buy my quite normally shaped wife a pair of jeans using this chart, I’d have …

The Neuroscience Of “Harry Potter”

Or, what happens to your brain when you’re lost in a book.<p>Let’s do a casual experiment. Here’s a brief passage from the first book in some obscure fiction series called <i>Harry Potter:</i><p>A bush on the edge of the clearing quivered. … Then, out of the shadows, a hooded figure came crawling across the …

Remarkable Time-Lapse Created from 80GB of ISS Pictures is the Best ISS Edit We’ve Seen

If you’re interested in using the many hundreds of thousands of photos taken from the ISS to create a time-lapse — and people have done a pretty …

Codecademy: From Zero Experience To A Tech Job In Three Months

Codecademy, a venture-backed company, offers free online training for tech workers. Since it opened in 2011, more than 25 million people have taken those courses, according to CEO Zach Sims.<p>Courses include how to build websites and e-commerce apps, which, said Sims, “use modern languages like Ruby …

Photos Bring Creepy Renaissance Paintings To Life

The work of legendary Renaissance painter Florentine Agnolo di Cosimo, better known as Bronzino, is remarkable for the juxtaposition between the painter’s realistic attention to detail and his choice of otherworldly seeming subjects. In <i>1503</i>, artist Christian Tagliavini takes Bronzino’s paintings …

Why We 'Choke' Under Pressure, According To Neuroscience

During the 2012 Summer Olympics in London, all eyes were on the U.S. Women's Gymnastics team, who won the team gold in gymnastics for America for the first time since 1996. But during the individual vault event, all eyes were on one U.S. gymnast in particular: McKayla Maroney. The 16-year-old …

This Beverly Hills Palazzo Is America's Newest Most Expensive Home

From the editors of ElleDecor.com, the 25-acre palazzo has a spa, disco, movie theater, vineyard, and bowling alley.<p><i>Marc Angeles</i><p><b>Update, 12/17:</b> Coldwell Banker Real Estate takes viewers for a behind-the-scenes look at the most expensive house in the United States.<p>Look out, power brokers: There's a …

How to Deseed a Pomegranate Without Making Your Kitchen Look Like a Murder Scene

Just in time for the peak of fall produce, Gail Simmons gave us a genius tip for getting the most deliciousness (and the least mess) out of a …

Celebrity Chefs

5 Delicious New Bacons That Aren't Pork

It's time to expand your definition of the word bacon. Chefs and butchers are creating new variations from the fatty parts of lamb, goat and even …

5 Rice Recipes for Pasta Lovers

Pasta prices are rising. Here are five delicious rice dishes that will satisfy your pasta cravings.<p>Bad news: This year’s durum wheat harvest is not …

Tequila 101

The ritual looked simple enough: Lick the back of your hand, sprinkle salt on it, lick the salt, knock back a jigger of distilled cactus juice, and suck a lime wedge. Trouble is, those things tended to get mixed up: lime preceded salt, tequila followed, everything dribbling from my chin as the …

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Things I Wish I Knew Before I Spent a Semester Abroad

<b>The Airport is a Perfect Hotel</b><p>Once you take part in a study abroad program, you will learn the value of saving every dollar, euro, and yen. Whether you are in a city to party or to enjoy all the tourist attractions, you are not going to be spending enough time in your room to make the soaring …

The Rudest Things You Can Do When You're Eating, According To Etiquette Experts

We've so been there: On the other side of a table from someone chewing with their mouth open. Wide open. This person could be the dearest, most cherished person in our lives, but such a sight can almost be enough to make you consider never eating with them again.<p>Perhaps that's not your trigger. "I …

That Story About The Duggar Girl Having Sex In A Church On Her Wedding Night Is Almost Certainly Fake, Sadly.

Folks, I’m back from the rabbit hole, so bear with me: This week, Gawker, RadarOnline, and others are reporting a story about Jessa Duggar, one of the 19 kids created by those disturbingly fertile Arkansas Bible thumpers, and her wedding over the weekend. It was famously attended by Kirk Cameron, …

Keira Knightley Posed Topless to Protest Photoshopping

D Dipasupil—Getty Images for Extra<p>Loic Venance—AFP/Getty Images<p>Anthony Harvey—Getty Images<p>Joe Scarnici—Getty Images<p>Jason Kempin—Getty …

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