Laurette Anderson

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50 Best Places to Travel in 2017

The 50 destinations that made our list this year include one of France’s lesser-known wine regions, America’s next big dining spot, and a buzzy Greek …

In their own words: 6 of history’s most fascinating letters

From a scribbled warning about the Gunpowder Plot to a typed letter condemning the lack of lifeboats on the <i>Titanic</i>, a new book uses some of the most …

Swimming Pools

Vegetable Caprese Foil Grill Packs

Even though summer is starting to wind down, I always try to make an effort to keep grilling outside to make the most of grill season. I was making …

Slow Cooker Chicken Corn Chowder

<i>Creamy slow cooker chicken corn chowder is the perfect set it and forget it crockpot soup to warm you all season long.</i> It’s been cooling off ever so …

50 of the Most Stunning Historic Hotels in America

Great Depression

Honey Garlic Pork Chops

I don’t know about you guys, but when I find a solid recipe for pork chops, I’m all over it!<p>Pork chops alone are amazing…but once you add those …

This Earth-Like Planet Could Be The Biggest Scientific Discovery Of All Time

Our dreams of finding life outside of our own solar system could be coming true faster than we imagined. According to a new study published in <i>Nature</i> …

The Perfect Hot Artichoke and Spinach Dip Recipe

"This rich and cheesy hot artichoke and spinach appetizer offers a flavor surprise: the mild heat of chopped fresh jalapeno! Goes great with sliced …

'It's like being on another planet': the tourist attraction with a two-year waiting list

Vietnam’s Hang Son Doong caves are so big, they have their own weather system. At their tallest point they could accommodate a 40-storey skyscraper – and at their widest point there’s enough room for a 747 to fly through. But that’s nothing compared to the size of the waiting list to visit them. …

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This man’s obituary might be the funniest thing you read all day

Anyone who has had to write an obituary for a loved one knows how challenging it can be.<p>Trying to capture someone’s essence and the way you felt …

Time Traveler who spent 2 years in the future — year 2749 — tells all

In these videos (featured at the end of the article), a Time Traveler, who spent 2 years in the future in 2749 and returned to the present tells …

60 BOO-zy Halloween Cocktail Recipes to Get You Turnt

If there’s one day a year that you can guarantee your drinks will be stout, gaudy, and over the top, it’s October 31. Halloween cocktails run the gamut from chic spider web martinis to seriously gross-looking (but tasty) fake-blood-infused tonics. When you’re not entertaining yourself with baking, …

Decorations

The centre of our galaxy has an enormous void

USING a telescope in South Africa, astronomers discovered the centre of the Milky Way has an enormous void that surprisingly lacks young stars

Slow Cooker Apple Rosemary Pork Loin

So savory with sweet apple and robust rosemary flavors… this Slow Cooker Apple Rosemary Pork Loin is a definite recipe keeper for your Crock Pot …

Cliffhanger: a white-knuckle adventure in the Italian Dolomites

‘Not more dangerous, only more difficult,’ is Michael’s response when I ask whether the rain that continues to fall will make our climb more dangerous. Despite being fluent in several languages, my mountain guide is a man of few words.<p>We’re standing in a small car park in the Alta Badia valley, …

Baking Basics: My Essential Baking Equipment

<i>A huge run-down of all the pieces of baking equipment, big and small, that I keep stocked in my kitchen for everyday use, as well as special …

Perseid Meteor Shower: watch footage and see the best pictures

The annual Perseid meteor shower peaked early on Friday, producing some stunning meteor activity.<p>What is a meteor shower?<p>A meteor shower occurs when Earth passes through the debris stream occupying the orbit of a comet, in this case comet Swift-Tuttle. Perseid activity starts from July 23 and …

Meanwhile, in Outer Space

NASA releases more than 1,300 unprocessed images of Juno’s Jupiter approach.<p>If humans paused to marvel at each of the technological miracles that shape our understanding of the universe in 2016, we would be in a constant state of stupefied wonder.<p>Instead, most of us are able to go about our lives …

Astronomy

A Debate Over the Physics of Time

According to our best theories of physics, the universe is a fixed block where time only appears to pass. Yet a number of physicists hope to replace …

Quantum Mechanics

Slow Cooker Beef Brisket Recipe With a Twist

Beef brisket is a meat staple in the United States, particularly in Southern states. It is usually cooked in one of two ways: either by braising—a …

14 Inflammation-Fighting Foods to Eat Every Day

Inflammation is a big buzzword these days — and for good reason. Chronic inflammation can exacerbate and even lead to many serious diseases. …

Nutrition

2016 June 21 - NGC 6814: Grand Design Spiral Galaxy from Hubble

<b>NGC 6814: Grand Design Spiral Galaxy from Hubble</b> <b><br>Image Credit:</b> ESA/Hubble & NASA; <i>Acknowledgement:</i> Judy Schmidt (Geckzilla)<p><b>Explanation:</b> In the center …