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The Mast Brothers’ chocolate cookies recipe

LIFESTYLE FOOD<p>Crunchy on the outside, gooey on the inside and straight from New York, the famed Mast Brothers chocolatiers share their irresistible …

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The Secret to Perfect Tomato Sauce

<b>For more food drink and travel videos visit www.potluckvideo.com</b><p>There's nothing better than a simple bowl of pasta with a perfect tomato sauce. But what is the secret for getting the right balance?<p>We went to one of New York City's most historic spots, Rao's - known for being the hardest reservation …

A NASA photo shot straight into the sun reveals how tiny we really are

Astronomy photography offers a glimpse of the wonderful universe beyond. It also reminds us how small we are in our own little world. The photo department at NASA recently selected its 66 favorite photos of 2016, including a stunning 10-frame composite showing the tiny International Space Station …

The Best Underwear to Wear to the Gym

Briefs and thongs that were made to move in.<p>One fitness-related topic that doesn’t get as much attention as it probably should is what underwear, if any, you should be wearing under your gym clothes. Workout-specific underwear does indeed exist, and it makes for a much more pleasant squat or spin …

What a Lack of Eye Contact Says About You, According to Science (and How to Fix It)

Failing to meet someone's gaze could send not-so-flattering messages about who you are and what you're capable of.<p>What you do with your clothes, hair, accessories, posture, gestures--it all conveys deep, rich meaning. But your eyes send messages, too, and failure to maintain good eye contact with …

Great dishes including Moro’s roast shoulder of lamb stuffed with saffron rice and Andrew Wong’s Hainanese chicken rice<p>Serves 4<b><br>glutinous rice</b> 400g<b><br>dried shiitake mushrooms</b> about 3 tbsp<b><br>dried shrimps</b> 3 tbsp<b><br>cooking oil</b> a dash<b><br>Asian shallots</b> 3, chopped<b><br>spring onion</b> 1, thinly sliced<b><br>lap xuong Chinese …

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Articles about big city little loft on Dwell.com - Dwell

In downtown Los Angeles, nonprofit worker turned design-savvy entrepreneur Willard Ford turned the historic Kim Sing Theatre into...<p>Dubai, that instant city of over-wrought architecture and slave-like laborers, is apparently on the verge of a sewage catastrophe.<p>Making the most of a little spare …

Turn Your Favorite Snack Food into Seasoning with a Spice Grinder

Add an extra punch of flavor to dishes by grinding up tasty Doritos or Cheetos. Doritos dusted popcorn is so much better than regular popcorn.<p>As you …

Seven-Bedroom Residence Exhibiting Lavish Interiors: Water Mill South Estate

Developed by architect <b>Peter Block</b> in collaboration with designer <b>James Michael Howard</b>, the <b>Water Mill South Estate</b> discovered on Brown Harris Stevens …

The more scientists examine H2O, the stranger it starts to seem. Water bends all the rules – but if it didn’t, ice would sink and firefighters’ hoses would be useless<p>Water is the only substance on Earth whose chemical formula has entered the vernacular. We all know H2O, even if we don’t understand …

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Why You Barely Look Like You Exercise—Even Though You Work Out a Ton

What to do when you're on a fitness boat to nowhere<p>Let's just get this out of the way: Sweating on the reg doesn't always translate to tight abs and a toned butt. You could be doing the wrong routine for your body—not that we can blame you: "We're overwhelmed by new studies, fad workouts, and …

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Lose Your Belly with Just Two Exercise Moves

Seriously!<p>A couple of month's ago, <i>Men's Health</i> asked Alwyn Cosgrove, C.S.C.S.—one of the world's top trainers—to create a cutting-edge fat loss program for <i>Men's Health</i>. And, of course, he obliged. But a curious thing: One of the workouts in the plan featured just two exercises.<p>That's right: When …

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We tried Microsoft HoloLens: This is going to be much bigger than Google Glass

It was a demonstration that was equal parts really awesome and really weird.<p>We were struck right away by how different this device is from Google Glass. HoloLens is about getting specific tasks done.<p>Upshot: the HoloLens is the future, but not one that's coming any time soon.<p>Walking through a …

13 Mesmerizing Photos That Will Make You Re-Evaluate Your Place In The Universe

There's no picture more humbling than one that shows us how small we are in the universe.<p>On this 25th anniversary, TASCHEN has compiled the most breathtaking deep-space images that the Hubble Space Telescope has ever produced, in a remarkable full-color book, <i>Expanding Universe: Photographs from the</i> …

The Secret to Losing Belly Fat

Say goodbye to stomach pudge once and for all.<p><i>This article was written by Jenny Sugar and repurposed with permission from POPSUGAR Fitness.</i><p>While focusing on crunches will strengthen your abs, it unfortunately will not get rid of fat around your waist. To see a difference in this trouble spot, it's …

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The "Get Me Out of Here Quick" Bathroom Makeover

(Image credit: Sofia of Design.Style.Decor)<p><b>Project by:</b> Sofia of Design.Style.Decor <b><br>Location:</b> Toronto<p>Sofia shares the story of her recent bathroom …

13 DIY Ways to Up Your Home's Curb Appeal

Wow guests before they even step inside.<p><b>1. Modernize your house numbers.</b><p>Don't stick with those standard-issue digits. Here, more modern-style numbers play against a brick wall, and give a more traditional entry a bit more style.<p>Find out how on Go Haus Go »<p><b>2. Or make them personal.</b><p>Plain numbers not …

Articles about vacation home california desert modernist oasis on Dwell.com - Dwell

A Canadian family’s getaway in the California desert.<p>The desert, a wilderness of rock and hardscrabble, has had a profound impact on human culture, design and our collective...<p>A New Zealand family taps into the creative capital of architecture students to make their dream home a reality.<p>Inspired by …

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Facebook's Thoughtless Artificial Intelligence

This year saw Google acquiring an artificial intelligence startup and two of the smartest people around, Stephen Hawking and Elon Musk, warning the …

Flatten Your Belly with This Killer Ab Workout

Get a tight stomach in just six weeks without doing a single crunch. This may be the easiest workout we've ever printed<p>Get ready to whip off your cover-up: This workout, created exclusively for <i>Women's Health</i> by Rachel Cosgrove, C.S.C.S., owner of Results Fitness in Newhall, California, combines …

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