Jennifer Tapia

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Brazil Enslaved

An enslaved woman is sitting with her white charge in her lap. She is well dressed in a pristine white headdress and an off-the-shoulder blouse, wearing bracelets and rings and necklaces. She stares straight at the camera, somberly.<p>The image was probably commissioned by the family as a memento, …

7 Mind-Expanding Lessons From TED Talks on How to Hack Your Own Brain

You can make yourself more confident, more generous, and less likely to succumb to stress. Here's how.<p>Would you like to be smarter, more confident, kinder, more resilient under stress, and more successful? Of course you would, and you can. In a fascinating series of TED Talks, social psychologists …

The paradox of technology’s impact on inequality in Africa

Thirty years ago, a UN commission published the Maitland Report, proposing that, by the early 21st century, every individual on the planet should “be …

Income Inequality

Crisp Hoi An Pancakes

4 Servings<p>These hot and crunchy filled crepes are known as banh xeo in Vietnam.<p>May 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>batter<p>1 cup rice flour<p>½ teaspoon ground turmeric<p>½ teaspoon kosher salt<p>Assembly<p>5 tablespoons (or more) vegetable oil, divided<p>4 oz. small shrimp, peeled, deveined<p>Kosher salt and freshly ground black …

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The Great Pot Experiment

Photo-illustration by Brobel Design for TIME. Mouse: Getty, Lighter, Joint, Smoke: iStockphoto

Iconic New York Party GHE20G0TH1K Makes a One-Night-Only Comeback

Fueled by Red Bull, Hood By Air, and some of the most forward-thinking artists in the game, the beloved night rose from the ashes for a spectacle that still has us buzzing.<p>All photos courtesy of Red Bull Content Pool<p>GHE20G0TH1K was one of the most revered parties in New York. It began as a night …

obsessively good avocado cucumber salad

It’s been 29 weeks since I first made this avocado and cucumber salad, which means two things: it predates this news, meaning that all of my theories …

11 New Flicks + Shows to Stream on Netflix This Month

There’s a good chance that you haven’t finished your to-watch list for March, but Netflix is throwing some more titles at you this month. Since spring is determined to send some rain your way, spend those gray-sky days powering through your queue. Grab some friends, load up your popcorn bowl, whip …

Tips to make the best chocolate chip cookies ever

When it comes to the chocolate chip cookie, it doesn't take much to achieve face-melting levels of deliciousness.<p>After all, it's a dessert that tastes pretty amazing even when made with the recipe on the bag of chocolate chips. But that doesn't mean that you should be content with mere excellence. …

30 Quick Seafood Recipes We Love

Gallery30 Quick Seafood Recipes We Love<p>Cooking seafood can seem like a big production, and dealing with skin-on, bone-in fish or scrubbing shells can be kind of daunting. But cooking seafood can also be quick and easy, with rewarding, flavorful results. From grilled squid to miso-marinated black …

The Insanely Easy Breakfasts Food Bloggers Eat All the Time (But Don't Think Are Worth Posting)

Reading any food blog makes it seem like the writer eats amazing, how-did-they-come-up-with-that meals all day long. Easy or intricate, it’s hard not …

Build a better breakfast: 6 easy, healthy recipes to start the new year right

On the heels of a long and indulgent holiday season, New Year’s Day offers the perfect opportunity to start fresh and commit to healthy eating. And what better way to kick off 2015 than with a nutritious breakfast? In fact, a healthy morning meal is a great way to set you on the path to better …

Breakfast

23 Smoothies for a Fresh New Year

Gallery23 Smoothies for a Fresh New Year<p>After the crown roast of pork, the Christmas goose, and the ham, after the plates upon plates of cookies and pies and cheesecakes, it can feel good to whip out the blender come January 1st, and make breakfast something bright, fresh, and light. And while you …

Avoid the Mall and Make These DIY Edible Holiday Gifts Instead

Don't fight the crowds—everyone on your list will go crazy for these homemade edible holiday gifts.<p>Last-minute shopping is not a pleasant way to spend the holiday season. Instead of hitting the stores, use your precious spare to make these edible gifts instead. And hey—if you want to make a test …

9 Easy Holiday Cakes and Quick Breads

My grandmother loved to bake and was known near and far for her boozy butter and rum soaked pound cake. The cake was the hit of every family gathering, and no one ever passed through her kitchen without sneaking a thin slice. It's easy to make and perfect for the holidays!<p><b>1. …

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Swiss Hostage Escapes From Captivity By Grabbing Guard's Machete And Killing Him

Rebels of the Abu Sayyaf group kidnapped Lorenzo Vinciguerra, 49, in the southern Philippines more than two years ago.<p>Vinciguerra made a grab for his guard's machete during a clash between troops and the rebels, Colonel Allan Arrojado, commander of the army's Joint Task Group on the island of Sulu, …

Abu Sayyaf

Photo Shoot with a 15-Year-Old Elk Hunter Challenges Photographer’s Views On Hunting

Recently, after a decade as a successful wedding photographer and another decade as a professional snowboarder, photographer Hillary Maybery decided …

This Giant Tree Protects Urban Wildlife By Keeping It Floating Away From Dangerous People

Based on the design of floating oil platforms, the Sea Trees are made from steel and shaped like giant trees. Each level of the platform supports a …

The Story Behind this Powerful Photo of a Black Boy Hugging a White Cop at a Ferguson Demonstration

Amidst the many photos of hate, anger, sadness and sometimes outright destruction that have flooded the media since a grand jury decided not to …

7 Secrets to Unlock Success and Happiness

I frequently speak at conferences on many topics including innovation, leadership, and the future of mobile technologies. At these conferences, young people often ask me for career advice. I am reminded of my younger days when I was looking for the same. Wisdom from a few people has greatly …

The Real Reason Unlimited Vacation Policies Work

<i>Mike Volpe is the CMO of Hubspot.</i><p>At most companies in the United States, vacation starts in the most unrelaxing way possible: permission slips. Accruing enough time to go on vacation then having to ask for permission to do so feels more like a fifth grade field trip than a grown-up getaway.<p>Still, …