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52 Places to Go in 2017

There are thousands of getaways to explore this year. Here are some ideas to get you started.

The Evolution of Anxiety: Why We Worry and What to Do About It

Let's pretend for a moment that you are a giraffe.<p>You live on the grasslands of the African savannah. You have a neck that is 7 feet long (2.1 meters). Every now and then, you spot a group of humans driving around on a safari taking pictures of you.<p>But it's not just your neck and their cameras that …

Humanity

Science Says It’s Impossible to Overcook This Fresh Ingredient

<i>This article originally appeared on</i> TheKitchn.com.<p>We’ve all been there. You get distracted while cooking, and <i>oops</i>—that perfectly season chicken …

Calvin Harris

Knife Skills Every Home Cook Should Master

No matter how refined your palate may be, a cook who lacks good basic knife skills is a liability in the kitchen. Since we think visual aids are the …

Food Preservation

Sting operation: Jellyfish targeted before they can multiply

BRICK, N.J. (AP) — Environmental officials and waterfront homeowners in New Jersey are conducting a reverse sting operation against jellyfish in inland waterways, going after the gelatinous pests before they have a chance to grow and multiply.<p>The state's Department of Environmental Protection …

New Jersey

Questions that could change the world

John Brockman is best described as an impresario of ideas. Technically, he is a literary agent, and a highly successful one. But his fame—and unique …

Humans Used to Sleep in Two Shifts, And Maybe We Should Do It Again

It's all about timing.<p>Around a third of the population have trouble sleeping, including difficulties maintaining sleep throughout the night. While …

18 Skewers to Bring to Every Summer BBQ

As of tomorrow, it’s FINALLY officially summer! We all know grilled skewer recipes are essential for all those upcoming warm-weather get-togethers, but you don’t always have to get the grill involved when serving kabobs for dinner. Even strawberry shortcake can get a skewer makeover for summer. …

Cooking

Why the US never fully adopted the metric system

Mitchell has been recognized as an outstanding teacher by Barnes & Noble, RadioShack, and the Boy Scouts of America. She's also won numerous awards, including the American Chemical Society's James Bryant Conant Award, which recognizes outstanding high-school chemistry teachers. She says the recent …

Ronald Reagan

Electric blue wine might be coming to a glass near you

No one asked for it, but sure, we'll take it: blue wine is now a thing.<p>The strikingly bright beverage, made by Spanish winemaker Gik, is reportedly …

This bizarre sea monster shows how strange life gets after an apocalypse

A newly discovered marine reptile is giving scientists a glimpse into the wondrous feats of nature in the face of adversity. <i>Sclerocormus</i> <i>parviceps</i> lived about 247 million years ago — in the aftermath of the most devastating mass extinction we know of, often referred to as "The Great Dying." Some 96 …

Paleontology

15 Modern Passover Recipes for Your Seder Feast

Once spring arrives, you know Passover is soon to follow. Kicking off the eight-day holiday is the Seder dinner. Aside from the obligatory consumption of four cups of wine, the Seder feast is one of the more highly anticipated parts of Passover. While it’s important to keep the traditions intact, …

Cooking

This Photographer Hilariously Captures Dogs And Their Love Affair With Peanut Butter

Greg Murray is a 34-year-old photographer from Cleveland, Ohio, who specializes in snapping pet portraits, and his latest project is capturing the attention of the internet. Murray is working on a series called “For The Love Of Peanut Butter,” which pits dogs against their favorite treat then …

Pets

Get Possessed by Vodun's Super Heavy, West African-Inspired Psychedelic Rock

Stream the eclectic, feminist, and very spiritual London trio's new album, 'Possession' (out 3/25).<p><i>Screenshot via "Mawu" video</i><p>Vodun was born in West Africa, and was first practiced by Gbe-speaking groups from Ghana to Benin as they strove to understand the world around them. The spiritual religion …

Occult

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Travel

12 Pretzel Recipes to Satisfy Your Undeniable Salt Cravings

Pretzels are a perfect food—and so is any dish they're in.<p>Big salt clusters, elastic golden brown dough, just the right hit of salty and sweet: Pretzels are a perfect food, and so is every dish they're part of. These 11 are no exception.

Photographer Kenji Aoki Captures Barbie’s Transformation for TIME

A silhouette of Mattel's new Curvy Barbie<br>Kenji Aoki for TIME<p>1 of 7<p>TIME commissioned Japanese photographer Kenji Aoki to photograph Barbie for this …

New York City

15 Breathtaking Images Of Cities Viewed From High Above

Whenever you visit a city anywhere in the world, some of the hardest shots to take are those sprawling images of the city beneath you.<p>Unless you’re …

16 Sinful Hot Chocolate Recipes You Have to Try

We know it’s hard to put down your pumpkin spiced latte in favor of any other warm winter drink. But that will get a whole lot easier once you read these 16 absolutely sinful hot chocolate recipes. Looks like its time to start stocking up on marshmallows! ;)<p>1. French Vanilla Hot Chocolate: French …

Dessert

Hubble Photographs Messier 15, One of the Densest Clusters of Stars Ever Discovered

Once in a while we peer into the heavens and show you a photograph that even the richest and most gifted of photographers can’t match. And that’s the …

Designer Drills Holes into Quarters, Turns Them into Rings

Designer Nicholas Heckaman of The Ring Tree meticulously handcrafts detailed rings out of US coins. The Gainesville, Florida-based designer first discovered his skill when he was looking for the perfect ring to propose to his girlfriend with. He managed to create a special engagement ring out of a …

Engagement Rings

8 Spa-Like Bathrooms Designed to Instantly Soothe

Let these airy oases across the globe spur some ideas for creating your own refuge.

Butterscotch Apple Mini Galettes

November 4, 2013<p>We’re talking personal pies. Flat little freeform pies that are full of charm. They’re casual and fancy at the same time. And you can …

Articles about 10 spectacular dream homes on Dwell.com - Dwell

The vacation location of choice of the Obama family, you really can't go wrong choosing to spend some downtime on the Hawaiian...<p>From gabled homes to forest dwellings, here's what to catch up on from the week.<p>First impressions are lasting.<p>It's a dream for many to own a beach home, but an …

Home Tours

27 Awesome Easy Lunches To Bring To Work

Deep down, you know the truth: Any lunch you make yourself will taste 17 times better than the slimy chopped salad you'd end up buying. Also, save your money for booze.

Infographic: The Chaos Of Outer Space Simplified Through Flat Animation

See how our solar system works–and how it all ends.<p>There are two tropes for science fair projects: baking soda volcanoes and styrofoam ball solar system mobiles. Consider the latter, and compare it with even most superficial knowledge we all retained from elementary school. Those planetary …

Astronomy

See The Beauty Of Math, Even If You Don’t Understand Math

Vizualizing complex math equations is a privilege for a unique few–that is, until you place them within real world context.<p>There comes a moment in most of our lives when we realize that some secrets of the universe will remain hidden from us–not because mankind hasn’t discovered them, but because …

Mathematics

60 Stylish Bachelor Pad Bedroom Ideas

The general perception out there is that bachelor pads are poorly kept spaces that bear a striking resemblance to haphazardly designed dorm rooms. …

Imaginative Photographs That Mix Ordinary Objects and Simple Sketches

If you want a daily dose of creativity and humor, start following the Instagram account (@cintascotch) of art director Javier Pérez. The …