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Tom Kerridge's warming winter soups

If you’ve overindulged during the past week, or you find yourself craving some comfort from the kitchen, I can think of nothing more soothing than a bowl of good soup.<p>At this time of year root vegetables provide the perfect base, with their balance of earthiness and sweetness, and tempting palette …

When, Where and How to See the Planets in the 2018 Night Sky

This is a spectacular year for Mars. On July 31 at 3:50 a.m. EDT, the planet will come closer to Earth than at any other time since its historically …

Astronomy

Inside the 'paparazzi-proof' building where celebrities are buying penthouses for millions

It's common practice for high-end condo buildings to tout all kinds of amenities to attract buyers. But 443 Greenwich, a luxury building in the Tribeca neighborhood of New York, claims to have an entirely different perk: it's apparently "paparazzi-proof."<p>While the building's management can't …

14 Route 66 Attractions to See on Your Next Road Trip

<i>Ready to have a good ol' fashioned road trip? Consider your travels planned with this excerpt from Drew Knowles's Route 66 Adventure Handbook, featuring quirky roadside attractions and facts you won't want to miss.</i><p>America's iconic highway is still alive and definitely worth incorporating into your …

Profile of an American road trip: Where we go, what we eat, what we spend

Nearly 75% of Americans will take a road trip this year, and California is considered the preferred destination. Alaska and Florida finished second and third, respectively.<p>Those are among the findings of the 2017 Road Trip Survey of more than 1,300 U.S. drivers. For the purposes of the study, a …

How I Photographed an Erupting Volcano in Front of the Milky Way

A few weeks ago I went to Guatemala to try and shoot the eruption of Fuego, an active volcano on the edge of a little town called Antigua Guatemala. …

Spending 10 Minutes a Day on Mindfulness Subtly Changes the Way You React to Everything

Leaders across the globe feel that the unprecedented busyness of modern-day leadership makes them more reactive and less proactive. There is a solution to this hardwired, reactionary leadership approach: mindfulness.<p>Having trained thousands of leaders in the techniques of this ancient practice, …

UFO expert Max Spiers 'vomited black fluid' before his death, inquest hears

The death earlier this year of Max Spiers, a British Ufologist, has continued to prompt intense speculation among conspiracy theorists, as an inquest in Kent this week heard he "vomited two litres of black fluid" shortly before he died.<p>Spiers, 39, originally from Canterbury, was found dead at an …

Americans Aren't Afraid of One or Two Money Problems—They're Afraid of 13

Americans say their financial anxiety has worsened.<p>No one ever said that managing your finances and saving for retirement was easy. If it was, we’d …

Retirement

Scientists Have Discovered That Dogs Don't Make The Best Pets

Brace yourselves dog lovers. Man’s best friend could potentially be replaced with an even better friend according to new findings from animal welfare …

Science finds fingerprints on Earth of distant exploding stars

Twinkling stars seem like little more than individual pixels on the better-than-digital display that is the night sky. But when those distant suns die and send a supernova explosion tearing across the cosmos, the shock waves can sometimes be felt on Earth, new research has found.<p>In April, …

'Frankenstein' Galaxy Surprises Astronomers

About 250 million light-years away, there's a neighborhood of our universe that astronomers had considered quiet and unremarkable. But now, …

Regrown Brain Cells Give Blind Mice a New View

Researchers at Stanford University have coaxed brain cells involved in vision to regrow and make functional connections—helping to upend the …

Neuroscience

7 Tips for Using Coffee Grounds in the Garden - Quiet Corner

If you’re like me, that morning cup of coffee is non-negotiable. Over time, that caffeine habit can generate a lot of coffee grounds. Don’t toss …

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How to make Turkish coffee at home

Ayperi Demircioglu is at the back of the Anatolian Gift Shop in Huntington Beach, calmly watching as a small pot of coffee begins to bubble. Savoring a cup of the rich, thick brew is a ritual she's relished since she was a child, raised near the Black Sea in Turkey. She is brewing a pot of Turkish …

This site offers high-end watch brands at some of the most competitive prices you’ll find

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Jomashop Name-brand watches can be tough to find at competitive prices.<p>While Rolex watches might be the most talked about wrist wear in …

A Step By Step Guide On How To Remove Your Online Presence

Can you ever really disappear from a world where your face is plastered all over Facebook, your location is stamped all over Instagram, and your …

'Awkward Age' Can Be a Beautiful Thing

<i>Avery Mcclellan, age 12, is a Sassafras Photography client. (Darcy Sherman / Sassafras Photography)</i><p>College graduation. I was busy shaking hands and shaking envelopes for money when I spotted my friend-slash-brother's-girlfriend-slash-future-sister-in-law across the room acting oddly.<p>She had …

Ewoks Are More Terrifying Than You Ever Imagined

Do you remember the Ewoks playing drums on Stormtrooper helmets in <i>Star Wars: Return of the Jedi</i>? Or how they easily captured then attempted to eat Han Solo and Luke Skywalker? How about their arrows tipped with a deadly, painful neurotoxin and their dead shark eyes and their tiny mouths that lacked …

Star Wars: Return of the Jedi

A Harvard psychiatrist says 3 things are the secret to real happiness

Psychiatrist Robert Waldinger is the director of the Harvard Study of Adult Development, one of the longest and most complete studies of adult life ever conducted. Waldinger described some of the secrets to happiness revealed by the study in a recent TED talk.<p>The study followed two cohorts of white …

The Oldest Galaxies in the Universe

Peering through a wrinkle in spacetime, astronomers have just seen the first galaxies.<p>More than 12 billion years ago, a sea of stars fell into orbit around a baby black hole, and became a galaxy, one of the first.<p>The formation of this galaxy, and others like it, was a momentous event in cosmic …

11 Quotes From Buddha That Will Ease Your Soul

by <b>Successful Flow</b><p>Read<p>11 quotes from Buddha that will ease your soul. Why do you think so many teachings from this area resonate with so many …

26 Nature Photos You Won’t Believe Aren’t Photoshopped

How are these real?!

This Is the No. 1 Ritual You Need to Do Every Day

You read a lot on the internet about rituals that can help you be better in the morning or leap over tall building with a single bound. Maybe some …

Happiness

How American Health Care Killed My Father

After the needless death of his father, the author, a business executive, began a personal exploration of a health-care industry that for years has delivered poor service and irregular quality at astonishingly high cost. It is a system, he argues, that is not worth preserving in anything like its …

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You've decided to join the shipping container revolution.<p>I wish I could see this cool new pop-up shop in person, but alas, it's in Manhattan and only until October 31. It's the first...<p>Would you like to benefit from the best construction or construction firm equipment sales through online? Then you …

Shipping Containers

A total #solareclipse is a mesmerizing sight. The winner of a 2015 astrophotography competition captured the incredible photograph. Here, the moon obscures the sun above a mountain range from above Sassendalen valley in the #Norwegian territory of Svalbard. Click the link in our profile for more award-winning #space photos. (Image: Luc Jamet)