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The best street food in 40 countries around the world

<i>If it's only food porn you seek, go here. Otherwise, if you enjoy elaborate threads linking travel satisfaction and street eats, read on.</i><p>Food and travel, one of life's great experience intersections. Although we enjoy our share of refined cuisine and elaborate meals at restaurants, it's often our …

Street Food

The best way to deal with stress, according to a 69-year-old monk who scientists say is the 'world's happiest man'

That's because he participated in part of a 12-year brain study on meditation and compassion led by University of Wisconsin neuroscientist Richard Davidson. And Davidson found his brain waves and activity to be off the happiness charts.<p>In 2008, Davidson had a group of expert meditators (including …

6 Super-Cheap Europe Trips for Winter

To get your planning started, we rounded up 6 European cities where airfares are cheap from across the country, where on-the-ground savings -- and free sights -- can be found.<p>What do you feel like exploring this winter? A labyrinth of colorful covered market stalls? Peaceful canals under glittering …

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6 Super-Cheap Europe Trips for Winter

Paris in the snow sounds nice.<p>What do you feel like exploring this winter? A labyrinth of colorful covered market stalls? Peaceful canals under …

23 Of The World's Greatest Cookies

Every country bakes an incredible cookie.

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Longest Nonstop Flights May Be Getting Longer

The distance you'll be able to fly nonstop, assuming you actually want to do so, may be getting longer. Emirates recently announced that it will begin flying nonstop between Dubai and Panama City, Panama on a 17 hour, 35 minute schedule. Service is set to start February 1, 2016.<p><i>(computer generated</i> …

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Food that markets to both genders confuses people’s tastebuds

Given the choice between a container of fruity yogurt and a tray of fried chicken, most women will gravitate toward the former and most men toward the latter, thanks in part to the way clever marketing strategies dictate our unconscious food preferences. What’s more, marketing food toward one …

The Semiotics of “Rose Gold”

The announcement, last week, that, with its new generation of iPhones, Apple would be offering a model that was “rose gold” in color made the news that it was meant to: “The internet has lost its damn mind about the new pink iPhone,” Buzzfeed’s headline read. The phone, with its rubicund sheen, was …