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The 13 Sexiest Hotel Rooms in the World

Dim lighting, a glass-encased fireplace, and leather embellishments set the stage at this darkly masculine Philippe Starck–designed hotel in midtown …

Midtown Manhattan

Bye, Oatmeal: You Should Be Making Buckwheat Porridge for Breakfast

Oatmeal is so five minutes ago. Here's why we're cooking buckwheat porridge for breakfast.<p><i>Associate web editor Rochelle Bilow really loves breakfast. Sure, she’s a morning person by nature, but what she really digs about breakfast is that it’s an opportunity to start the day on the right foot. It’s</i> …

Breakfast

Brain activity pattern as unique as fingerprint

Your brain scans are quintessentially you, says a new Yale study.<p>Each of us is unique, with our own strengths, weaknesses and idiosyncrasies. While …

How Do You Find Plutonium? Go To Nuclear Inspector School

No names. No pictures. No direct conversation.<p>And don't touch the plutonium.<p>Those were the ground rules before NPR was allowed a rare opportunity to see nuclear inspectors learning their craft. The inspectors came from the International Atomic Energy Agency, the world's nuclear watchdog.<p>This week, …

Apple now performing free repairs for ‘Staingate’ Retina MacBook screens with anti-reflective coating issues

Earlier in the year, a small-but-not-insignificant number of Apple customers complained about screen issues with their new Retina MacBooks and Retina MacBook Pros, specifically cases where the anti-reflective display coating leaves marks and stains on the screen, ranging from small corner blobs to …

Apple Store

12 Halloween Candy Recipes That Are Better Than Store-Bought Versions

Be a Boss and Make Your Own Candy Corn<p>This Halloween, instead of stocking up on store-bought stuff, we're trying our hand at confectioning with these 12 recipes for homemade versions of our favorite sweet treats.<p><b>Candy Corn</b><p>Let's kick it off with a classic. <b>Get the recipe</b>.<p><b>Reese's Peanut Butter Cups</b><p>Has …

9 reasons I will always love Japan

1. I felt safe everywhere.<p>About one month after moving to Kyoto, Japan, I had the strangest physical sensation. What was that peculiar feeling, like …

Japan

Apples, Apples Everywhere: 9 Easy Recipes For Fall's Favorite Fruit

Apple season is here -- time to round up the kids and get picking! After you've Instagrammed all of those adorable orchard pics, you've got to figure out what to do with all of those apples. From breakfast to dessert, here are nine easy recipes to help you use them all up.<p><b>1. Amish-Style Baked</b> …

Concealed guns have zero effect on crime rates - Futurity

Data from 500 counties in 4 US states don't support the claim that issuing more permits to carry concealed handguns lowers crime rates.

Samsung will pay your installment plan until 2016 if you buy a Galaxy phone

Competition is fierce in the mobile industry and Samsung is really urging to sell some devices! So much that they are willing to pay part of the phone if you switch to any of their latest handsets! Interested? Of course you are.<p>Here’s how it works. Eligible users are those who buy a Samsung Galaxy …

Mobile

Rise ‘n Shine to These 10 Breakfast Recipes from Around the Globe

Surprising breakfasts are one of the joys of foreign travel, even if you’re just armchair traveling. Here are 10 recipes that, though they skew a wee …

Recipes

Here's How Whole Foods Went From Hippie Supplier to Grocery Giant

Whole Foods is America's most iconic upscale grocery store chain, and it's no doubt played a role in Americans thinking more about what they eat. But in the beginning, it was a store created by hippies, to cater hippies. In this video from <i>Fortune</i>, co-founder John Mackey explains how he believes the …

Drinking 28 Cans of Red Bull a Day Will Make Your Brain Swell

Red Bull may claim to give people wings, but it's giving one mother poor vision. According to the <i>Telegraph</i>, 26-year-old Lena Lupari claims she is going blind due to her daily Red Bull habit — although "habit" may be putting it mildly. The Northern Ireland resident was downing 28 cans — or over …

Veggie Bowl Recipes So Good, You'll Happily Eat Your Daily Greens

Vegetables have never tasted so good.<p>Whether you've just had too much limp broccoli or too many overcooked carrots during your childhood, it's possible that vegetables have left a bad impression on you. It's gotten so that some folks avoid them altogether. And that's not good, because vegetables …

Vegan

In bed with Marilyn Monroe

Douglas Kirkland got the chance of a lifetime when he photographed Marilyn Monroe in 1961. The pictures have become legendary.

Dancing

9 Key Lime Pie-Inspired Recipes You Can’t Miss

<i>Header image: No Bake Key Lime Pie Cheesecake from The Joy of Kosher</i>Key lime pie is a sweet and tangy summer dessert that makes the most of fresh …

Baking

This Waffle Recipe Will Change Brunch Forever

Pancakes are easy, but achieving that perfect waffle ratio of crispy exterior and fluffy interior can be pretty tough. With the help of our friends at ChefSteps and some key ingredients, you'll be improving your breakfast game in no time. Get the recipe for yeasted waffles here.<p>Make …

8 Essential Apps for Traveling Abroad

Travelers used to carry along guidebooks about each place they were visiting when exploring the world, but now you can find all the information you need in the palm of your hand. There's an app for virtually everything these days and many of them are designed to make traveling easier. Here are …

40 Campfire Meals to Keep You Well-Fed in the Great Outdoors

Head to the great outdoors and eat in style with 40 recipes destined for campfire greatness.<p><b>Eating (very) well in the great outdoors</b> isn't hard. Pack up a cooler (or two) with all the fixings for chilaquiles, bacon-wrapped trout, skillet peach crisp, and yes, a proper cocktail—we're going camping.

Cooking

GoPro Hero4 Session review: This cube is ready for action - CNET

<b>The Good</b> The GoPro Hero4 Session addresses the main design sticking points with previous GoPro cameras: It's smaller, lighter and waterproof without a housing; the new shape allows for more flexible mounting; it's fast to start/stop recording; and its new mic design delivers better wind-noise …

Gear & Gadgets

6 new theme park rides that are worth the trip | CNN Travel

Travel

2 Awesome Homemade Vegetarian Burgers Even a Carnivore Will Crave

Vegans and vegetarians often get the short end of the stick when it comes to backyard grilling season. Sure, there are a couple of decent frozen veggie burger brands, but let's face it: Frozen pre-packaged food is <i>never</i> going to be as good as fresh, homemade food prepared with quality ingredients. …

'Jurassic World': Should you see it?

<b>(CNN) —</b> Well, at least the dinosaurs are cool.<p>"Jurassic World" is in theaters today, and although there is plenty of talk about the impressive special effects -- with the massive prehistoric creatures inhabiting an island resort with the most interesting type of eco-tourism (that sounds nicer than …

Movies

How learning about this animal changes brains - Futurity

Researchers taught people about unfamiliar animals while conducting fMRI imaging. The findings suggest everyone's brain shares a "filing system."

Google can tell you which Android phone you should buy

The sheer variety of Android devices out there means that it's hard to know which one best serves your needs. That's what we're here for, but if you'd prefer not to take the advice of technology reviewers, then Google is now offering a second opinion. The company has launched Which Phone, a website …

Amazon Prime same-day delivery is now free in 14 cities

Amazon can get you a package in an hour, but if you "only" need it the same day, delivery is now free in 14 metropolitan areas. To get the service, you'll need to place an order of $35 or more and be an Amazon Prime subscriber at $99 per year. You'll also need to be in specific urban centers, …

Meet The Fastest Roller Coasters in the U.S.

Roller Coasters

7 Ways to Cook a Better Steak

These tips from Vegas chefs will make dinner taste like a million bucks<p>The Las Vegas food scene sure can be gaudy: the Denny’s wedding chapel, the countless Hooters knock-offs, the endless buffets. But if you look harder, the city sizzles up some amazing meals.<p>One category: high-end steak. Lucky …

Upgrade your Girl Scout Cookies with these pie, dessert bar recipes

This year, the Girl Scouts of the USA partnered with Taste of Home for the first ever National Girl Scout Cookie Recipe Contest. While there are endless delicious desserts you can make with your Girl Scout Cookies, three of the contest's 16 finalists stopped by TODAY Sunday to share their …