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Sex, Death and Mushrooms

The forest air is sweet and winy with decay. It’s raining hard. I wipe drops of cold water from the tip of my nose, open an umbrella and ready myself for a walk with my old friend Nick, emeritus professor of the history of science and amateur mycologist. For the last 15 years I’ve accompanied him …

Nature

I didn't listen to a pair of $55,000 headphones

I was supposed to try out Sennheiser's new Orpheus headphones yesterday. Priced at $55,000 and a decade in the making, they're a reimagining of the company's 1990 model of the same name. But just as I put their opulent band over my head, before even a single note had played, the prototype …

Consumer Tech

‘Snapping of the American Mind:’ Good Medicine

Posted: Oct 26, 2015 12:01 AM<p>No, you haven’t lost your mind.<p>Yes, America has.<p>If someone just 20 years ago had said, for starters, that we’d someday …

Before Her Message to Black Lives Matter Went Viral, Black Mom’s Convictions Were Tested When Her Son Broke the Law

Well before her Black Lives Matter video went viral, Peggy Hubbard repeatedly instilled a message in her six children: “If you know left from right, you know right from wrong.”<p>Hubbard’s message to her “fellow black people” about what she called “black brutality” isn’t something new, despite the …

Justice

How to Make English Muffins with All the Nooks & Crannies

<i>Food52's Test Kitchen Manager</i> <i>Erin McDowell is here, with tips and tricks to help you master the ABCs of baking.</i><p><i>Today: Homemade English muffins beat the store-bought variety every time.</i><p>I never understood the allure of the English muffin. I would see commercials and packaging boasting nooks and …

Michael Brown Anniversary: Police Shoot Suspect in Ferguson, Missouri

A young man was shot by police after allegedly opening fire on plainclothes officers late Sunday in the Missouri town marking the one-year anniversary of unarmed black teenager Michael Brown's fatal shooting by police.<p>U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch condemned the attack on the officers and …

Law Enforcement

Grateful Dead's farewell: A bad trip or will music save the day?

No matter if you feel love, hate or indifference toward them, the Grateful Dead mattered. They were indisputably one of the most important and influential bands in rock history, in part because they defied convention at almost every turn.<p>But the Grateful Dead's three 50th anniversary farewell …

15 Facts of Life About The Facts of Life

As anyone over the age of 30 can tell you, the recipe is this: You take the good; you take the bad; you take 'em both—and there you have <i>The Facts of</i> …

Mary Magdalene

Group Sends a Bottle Rocket Zooming Under the Surface of a Frozen Lake With Pleasing Results

Patrick Kienzler uploaded a video back in December that features a group of folks looking on as what appears to be a young man lights a bottle rocket …

Keep your cool with 7 great popsicle recipes

Just because it's hot out there doesn't mean you have to suffer. Chill already.<p>Popsicles are particularly great for this — frozen and ready when you need one, they're a perfect snack-on-a-stick. Sure, you can find good popsicles — and great <i>paletas</i> (Mexican ice pops) — around town, but maybe try …

7 Watermelon Sculptures That Almost Look Too Good to Eat

Crafting

Doggy Treadmill Timelapse

Meet Pegasus. She was rescued from backyard breeders as a puppy. Her owner was told if she lived, she’d go deaf and blind, so he decided to record …

Time-lapse Photography

35+ House Cleaning Tricks For People Who Hate Doing Chores

Hate cleaning? These time-saving tricks will be helpful […]

Houses

31 Clever Ways To Clean All Of The Stubbornly Dirty Things

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Listen: Tech N9ne – On The Bible ft. Zuse & T.I. | Stream

The one and only, Tech N9ne, is back! Today the wordsmith returns with a solid new track for our ears to devour, this time around cooking up, “On The …

Autonomous Cars

A 24-Hour Drink Menu for the Prettiest Skin of Your Life

You are what you sip.<p>Being as skin-obsessed as I am, I slather on all the products I can fit in my medicine cabinet daily. But I know full well I could be doing more as every Hollywood star with seemingly perfect skin takes an <i>inside-out</i> approach to beauty—i.e. it's not simply what you put on your …

Skin Care

6 ways to delete yourself from the internet

Finally ready to get off the grid? It's not quite as simple as it should be, but here are a few easy-to-follow steps that should point you in the right direction.<p>If you're reading this, it's highly likely your personal information is available to the public. And by "public" I mean everyone …

Internet

Video: Watch a man boil an iPhone 6 in Coca-Cola for no reason at all

I thought I hit all the major points when I reviewed the iPhone 6 back in September, but there was apparently one burning question that I left …

5-Minute Braid: DIY Cara D’s Side Braid for Your Holiday Party

It’s that time of year again when all the holiday parties seem to just sneak up on you out of nowhere. But that doesn’t mean you should stress out over doing your hair, even if you are running late to your office white elephant exchange. Remember: photos from the night are bound to be all over …

Hairstyling

Candy Christmas House! A non-Gingerbread, No Bake Light Up Chocolate Xmas Alternative

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Cream Cheese & Red Pepper Jelly Appetizer Recipe

Growing up with family in the food business (both sets of grandparents in delis, everyone else in distribution) doesn't translate into what you think …

Ice Cream

Cinnabon Muffins Are Everything

Cinnabon muffins with pumpkin get their delectable texture from a secret ingredient -- coffee creamer! The whole family will love them.<p>It’s that time of year when I go a little bit crazy over a certain orange squash. Yes, it’s true. I’m totally nuts about pumpkin. Every fall I bake like pumpkin is …

Breakfast

Serving store-bought pumpkin pie for Thanksgiving? Trick it out with these 6 easy tips

If you’re not a baker — or if you typically run out of steam by the time you prepare, oh, a 20-pound turkey and six side dishes on Thanksgiving — there’s no shame in busting out a store-bought frozen or ready-to-serve pumpkin pie for dessert. (After all, the packaged versions aren't far off from …

Baking