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6 Reasons Why Long Distance Train Travel Is Worth It

Taking a long-distance train is not the fastest mode of transportation, but it’s certainly much more relaxing than being crammed into flying metal tube with 150 of your closest friends. As long as you’re not in a hurry, it’s a great way to unplug, de-stress and maybe even meet some new friends. …

Why Scalebound for Xbox One may be unlike anything Platinum Games has done before

<i>Scalebound</i>, the Xbox One-exclusive action game from <i>Bayonetta</i> and <i>The Wonderful 101</i> developer Platinum Games, is unlike anything the studio has done before in terms of building an action game, game director Hideki Kamiya says. Don't look to games like <i>Devil May Cry</i> or <i>Bayonetta</i> for a "template" by …

8 Biscuit Upgrades

Here, eight great additions to upgrade basic biscuits.<p>Now that Hugh Acheson and Marcus Samuelsson have taught you how to make perfect fried chicken, …

All About Pork Chops

<i>Each week this summer, Cara Nicoletti of The Meat Hook is helping us get to know our favorite cuts a little bit better – and introducing you to a few new ones, too. Read on, study up, then hightail it to your nearest butcher.</i><p><i>Today: What meat should you be eating this season? Pork chops.</i><p>There are …

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6 Common Juice and Smoothie Mistakes to Avoid

Making green juice & smoothies is easy: Just toss it all in a blender, right? Uh, no. Avoid these 6 mistakes for the best shakes of your life<p>Whether you think of them as breakfast, a mid-afternoon energy boost, a hangover cure, or a lifesaving necessity, it's hard to deny that green juices and …

Healthy Eating

The Best Food You Can Eat In Every State

Click the map to learn more about the best food from your state. Mike Nudelman/Business Insider From sea to sea, America is jam-packed with amazing foods.<p>We rounded up the best food from every state, taking your comments into account and making some changes to last year's list.<p>Some are homegrown …

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Watch Conan O'Brien Learn How to Make Ramen Burgers

Ramen burger inventor <b>Keizo Shimamoto</b> stopped by <i>Conan</i> last night to teach host <b>Conan O'Brien</b> how to talk about ramen. Shimamoto first teaches Conan how to make his famous <b>ramen burger</b>, which Conan promptly proclaims is a combination of the "two greatest things in the world." However, after Shimamoto …

Outbuilding of the Week: Black and White Orangery, Scandi Style

I have a soft spot for spaces covered in windows and filled with plants; in a perfect world, I’d live in a home that closely resembles a greenhouse, …

Watch Gisele Bündchen Do Planks While Wearing a Corset

Fresh off her viral new Under Armour campaign, Gisele Bündchen paid a visit to <i>The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon</i> last night. But because it wouldn't be a Gisele appearance without a) the supermodel somehow showing off her ridiculous body and b) inadvertently making the rest of us look bad, the …

Barbecuing and Grilling 101

Is it back-to-school time already? Maybe you're college-bound and want to show off your grill skills for your dorm mates. Maybe this is the year you aspire to smoke the competition on the tailgating circuit. Maybe you survived you first grill season and you want to take your skills to the next …

The Science Behind Baking Your Ideal Chocolate Chip Cookie

You like soft and chewy. He likes thin and crispy. If only there were a way to bake chocolate chip cookies to please everyone.<p>There is! And, no, it's not Martha Stewart's way. It's science.<p>We've taken our cues from a few spots: a bioengineering grad student named Kendra Nyberg, who co-taught a …

11 TED Talks That Will Help You Lead A Happier Life

Increasingly, psychologists, neuroscientists, business leaders, and spiritual advisors have studied the mechanics of happiness and how we can utilize them in our everyday lives. Many of them have shared their findings at TED conferences.<p>We've gone through TED's expansive online library of …

18 Nightstands To Make Your Bedroom Even Better

Why your nightstands should match.<p>Whether your room is classic, quirky, or somewhere in the middle, these beautiful nightstands are just what you need. Considering a pair? Check out these 8 examples of why your nightstands should match

The 11 Greatest Foodie Cities In America

Let's be honest, the best part of vacation is the food, especially when you're in a place with a local delicacy, which is often the case in cities across this great land.<p>Whether known for a specific dish, renowned for high-class restaurants or praised as the donut capital of the planet, these great …

11 Reasons Diner Coffee Is Way Better Than Fancy Coffee

In case the smell of freshly-roasted coffee beans on the corner of your street hasn't tipped you off, or if the growing number of baristas per capita hasn't signaled the alarm, you should know: coffee isn't what it used to be.<p>There was a time when coffee was just that, coffee. It wasn't a pour …

How To Rewire Your Brain For Greater Happiness

The bad news: Our brains are wired to be negative. The good news: You can train your brain to hold on to happiness in 10 seconds.<p>Wouldn’t it be awesome if we could hack into our own brains and rewire them to be happier?<p>Science has shown we actually can thanks to a phenomenon called …

Back to School 2014: The 13 best accessories

Once you've figured out your laptop and smartphone situation, chances are you'll want to invest in a nice backpack or a few extras to make the dorm room feel like home. Our back-to-school accessories picks are a perfect mix of necessities and extravagant nice-to-haves. Check them out below, and …

How we quit our jobs to travel: The married couple

Quitting your job to travel is not only an option for those who go solo. Here is how one couple did it – and how they have stayed on the road, and together, ever since.<p>When people ask us, “What’s the most frightening thing you’ve done while travelling the world?”, they often expect a story from …

Mainstream Media

4 Natural Ways to Cure Insomnia

Insomnia sucks.<p>We’ve all struggled through a restless night’s sleep at some point in our lives and it’s especially bad after a holiday weekend. For …

How to Make French Press Coffee | The Art of Manliness

Every man should know how to brew a decent cup of coffee. It’s an everyday skill that should be passed down from father to son, like shaving or …

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Beautifully Abstract Landscapes of Iceland from Above

<i>Iceland from Above</i> is a stunning collection of photographs that captures the beauty of Iceland from an aerial view. Created by photographer Lukas Gawenda, the unique compositions take viewers on a journey throughout the country from high above the waterfalls, rivers, mountaintops, and …

Photography

Cold-Brew Iced Tea

8 Servings<p>June 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>10 black tea bags<p>8 cups cold water<p>lemon slices<p>Recipe Preparation<p>Combine 10 black tea bags and 8 cups cold water in a large pitcher. Cover; chill at least 4 hours. Discard tea bags. Serve over ice with lemon slices.<p>Nutritional Content<p>Hide Nutritional Content8 …

Carbohydrates

Beautifully Abstract Aerial Views of Colorful Tulip Fields in The Netherlands

Rome-based nature and wildlife photographer Simone Sbaraglia ventured to The Netherlands to document the billions of magnificent tulips for which the country is known. He rented a plane to take him high above the fields in order to transform the flowers into magically captivating abstractions …

Tulips

6 Make-Ahead Staples for Quick Weekday Lunches

<i>As a defiant response to Sad Desk Lunches, the Food52 team works to keep our midday meals both interesting and pretty. Each week, we'll be sharing our happiest desk lunches -- and we want to see yours, too.</i><p><i>Today: Prep some basics on Sunday to make packing lunch a breeze for the whole week.</i><p>Though we …

Healthy Eating

10 Tiny Travel Accessories Fit for Your Keychain

(Photo: Christine Sarkis)<p>Your bag is packed. Your carry-on is arranged. But is your keychain ready? With so many travel-friendly items that can ride along with your keys, customizing your ring for each trip can be the highlight of your travel-prep routine.<p>Bauble-sized items spanning the spectrum …

10 Trek-Worthy Beaches Around The World

No lazy beach days here! From crawling under boulders to swimming through caves and day-long hikes to horseback rides, the lengths travelers have to go to in order to reach some of the world's best beaches are great. But they're not without reward. The 10 beaches on this Cheapflights.com list may …