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Great Science Fiction Isn’t Just About Facts. It’s About Imagination.

<b>Warning: if you haven’t watched “The OA” but plan to, we don’t recommend spoiling it by reading this post.</b><p>When Andy Weir first self-published <i>The Martian</i> ― a book that troubles itself with scientific accuracy, but not, say, the color of its protagonist’s hair ― it was a quick hit. His 99-cent ebook …

Books

Whip up Some Homemade Butter in a Jar

It'll make whipped cream at first, but if you allow it to continue whipping, it'll turn into butter and buttermilk.<p>One quart of heavy cream will give …

Luisa Weiss' recipe for traditional German soft pretzels

Berlin-based cookbook author and food blogger Luisa Weiss has brought back traditional recipes in her recent book "Classic German Baking." Here is …

37 Super Helpful Style Charts That'll Help You Look Fly AF

Dress your best.

14 Famous Women and the Perfumes They Wore

From Audrey Hepburn to Jackie Kennedy, here are 14 style icons and their signature scents.<p>Arguably the most personal and intimate of beauty products, the choice of perfume reveals volumes about its wearer—orientals are sexy and exotic, aldehydes bold and daring, florals romantic. Marilyn Monroe …

Beauty

Pommes Duchesse

Special equipment: a piping bag fitted with a star tip<p>In a large pot, combine the potatoes, 1 teaspoon salt and enough cold water to cover. Bring to …

Dessert

77 Things To See And Do In New York City

To help weed through the the tourist traps and last-season spots, we've compiled a guide of the essential things to do, see, eat, and buy while you're visiting the Big Apple.<p>New York City may not actually be that large in scale, but with thousands of stores, restaurants, museums and attractions …

New York City

Interactive periodic table finally clues us in to what elements are used for

Looking at the periodic table, most of us have no issues identifying the use of certain elements. Sodium, carbon, nitrogen, oxygen and others are no-brainers but what about the less talked about elements.<p>Seriously, do you know what Vanadium is used for? How about Polonium? Of course you don’t. …

Chemistry

Betty's Famous Cinnamon Rolls Recipe

"Absolutely the best cinnamon rolls, ever. So good, you can't NOT make them, let alone, stop eating them. A little hard work but totally worth it in …

Baking

GP's Pancakes | Goop

“My father was a master pancake maker. As I chronicle in my first cookbook, Sunday mornings at our house were pancake mornings, with friends and …

Breakfast

29 Unconventional Thanksgiving Sides That Should Be the New Normal

Everyone knows that Thanksgiving dinner is really all about the side dishes (am I right?), but the same old menu year after year can get pretty …

Healthy Eating

Red Wine Brownies Are as Perfect as They Sound

Trust us, you'll be hooked after one bite.<p>One of the many perks of working at Delish is the connection we share with our readers. Whether it's a craft or a recipe, you're quick to let us know what you think about it — and we take notice.<p>That's what happened earlier this month when we shared our …

The Lemony Chicken Soup We Make All Year Round

Avgolemono might as well be Greek for heaven (it's Greek for egg-lemon)<p>If I could eat only one soup for the rest of my life, avgolemono would probably be the top contender. It has everything one desires of a soup: bright taste, chicken, velvety texture, some vague feeling of virtuousness. No need …

Eggs

L.A.’s 7 Most Influential Restaurants

From Chasen’s to Spago, author George Geary names the most important La La Land establishments.<p>Los Angeles is often written off as a fast-food town, …

10+ Simple But Clever Charts And Infographics By Stephen Wildish

Stephen Wildish is a designer who creates simple and clever illustrations, charts, and other visual material about everyday life and popular culture. …

Infographics

Watch the new, shockingly dark short Borrowed Time from two Pixar animators (VIDEO).

Pixar’s existential ruminations tend to be just light enough to appeal to a younger audience, from the crotchety wit of <i>Up</i> to the buoyant wonder of <i>Toy</i> …

Animation

My life in makeup: the beauty products I'll never, ever throw away

In my loft there is a red plastic B&Q toolbox filled with makeup no longer fit for purpose, but that I’ll never, ever throw away. There’s a dried-out Body Shop eyeliner pen that my mother put in my Christmas stocking circa 1989, which I wore with cut-off Levi’s and a lycra bodysuit to Cardiff’s …

Bob Dylan songs that changed the course of history (an incomplete list)

<b>(CNN) —</b> When Bruce Springsteen inducted Bob Dylan into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, he said: "Bob freed your mind the way Elvis freed your body. He showed us that just because music was innately physical did not mean that it was anti-intellectual."<p>Dylan's influence on music cannot be overstated: …

Folk-Rock

How to See the True Nature of Things

Have you ever met two people who went through the same experience, at the same time, with the same circumstances, but saw the experiences in …

The near-superhuman way yoga unites mind and body

In the spring of 1970, the Indian yogi Swami Rama wanted to convince Western scientists of the power of yoga, so he submitted himself for study. He arrived at the lab of the Menninger Clinic in Topeka, Kansas, to meet with Dr. Elmer Green, who pioneered research around biofeedback, or the process …

Yoga
Donald Trump

Roy Lichtenstein's love affair with L.A. on view at the Skirball

Roy Lichtenstein's wry, comic book-y images may feel quintessentially New York. The Pop art pioneer, after all, grew up on Manhattan's Upper West Side, where he lived most of his life. But for more than 25 years, Lichtenstein had a love affair with Los Angeles.<p>At least every other year starting in …

Emma Freud: How to eat like a New Yorker - All-day meal

<b>I’ve spent the last year in New York almost solely preparing for this article</b>: here is everything I’ve learned about landmark food in Manhattan, laid …

Air Travel

23 Easy Ways To Make Your Groceries Last As Long As Possible

Put an end to throwing out sad, spoiled produce.

Photos of millennials’ bedrooms around the world are a peek into global youth culture

John Thackwray, a French and South African commercial filmmaker and photographer, has traveled the globe since 2010, and photographed over 1,200 bedrooms of young people born in the 1980s and 1990s.<p>The first of these aerial interior photos was a simple portrait of Thackwray’s flatmate in his …

NGOs

‘Vogue’ Writers Call Bloggers “Pathetic” and Tell Them to “Find Another Business”

As Milan Fashion Week drew to a close, <i>Vogue</i>‘s editorial team penned a roundtable discussion looking back on the week’s events. The industry veterans …

Street Style

Travel Guide to Barcelona

Barcelona has emerged as one of Europe's most popular tourist destinations, and it's not hard to see why. With a stunning diversity of architecture, …

What I've Learned: Jeff Bridges

"I wouldn't mind if I was mostly recognized for being The Dude. That doesn't bother me at all."<p><i>Jeff Bridges's new film,</i> Hell or High Water<i>, hit theaters in August to great acclaim. The 66-year-old Oscar-winning actor shares what he's learned from a six-decade career that began when he was just a</i> …

Parenting