Matthew Baumann

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Is this the quirkiest Airbnb yet? Stay inside a 17th century wall in Germany

Booking an Airbnb can mean spending the night in offbeat, one-of-a-kind places like California’s Flintstone House, the Guinness Storehouse in Dublin, and now a wall in Butzbach, Germany that dates back to the late 17th century.<p>Measuring about 300 square feet (28 square meters), the wall home is …

European Travel

Micky Dolenz of Monkees fame blows away Fermilab scientists with his knowledge

As you can imagine, Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory gets lots of really smart visitors to its Batavia site, among them high-ranking politicians and some of the world's top scientists, including Nobel Prize winners.<p>But Fermilab staff members were so excited about last week's guest, many of …

Revealed: Secret list of Netflix codes that unlock hidden list of films and TV shows

Good news for Netflix users - you can use hidden codes to make searching the extensive streaming site easier.<p>It seems not all content appears when …

You can feed yourself for a week with less than $15 of groceries from Trader Joe's — here's what you can make

Ramen and mac n' cheese aren't your only meal options when money is tight.<p>Finding a restaurant where you can get multiple meals for under $15 is quite a feat to accomplish. That's why Trader Joe's is actually the place to be when you're on a tight budget.<p>All five of these meals are nutritious and …

Mapped: The cheapest (and most expensive) places for a road trip

Have the escapades of Clarkson, Hammond and May got you craving a Grand Tour of your own? The new Amazon Prime motoring series has already visited Los Angeles, Morocco, Johannesburg and, er, Whitby. But where should you go if your budget is limited?<p>The map above is a good starting point. It shows …

Inside the brain of the man who would be 'Blindfold King' of chess

Next month, Timur Gareyev will play nearly 50 opponents at once - blindfolded. Can neuroscientists reveal how he performs such incredible mental feats?<p>Even by world record standards, it sets a high bar for human performance. Next month in Las Vegas a chess player named Timur Gareyev plans to take …

University of California

South Korea: thousands of protesters call for president to resign

Park Geun-hye under growing pressure after admission that she let a friend and daughter of a religious cult leader interfere in important state affairs<p>Thousands of South Koreans took to the streets of the capital on Saturday calling for increasingly unpopular president Park Geun-hye to step down …

South Korea

18 Thanksgiving Dessert Recipes You’ll Be Thankful Are NOT Pie

Finding creative, unique dishes to serve at your Thanksgiving feast isn’t always easy. Substituting stuffing cups for turkey and healthy veggie skewers for mashed potatoes are two options, but what can you make for dessert that’s not the oh-so-beloved pumpkin or apple pie? Sure, there are some …

The 20 best new TV shows this fall you need to watch

There are remakes like Fox's "Lethal Weapon" and "The Exorcist." There are spins on what worked last year, such as true-crime docuseries like CBS's "The Case of: JonBenét Ramsey." Or quirky niche comedy like FX's "Atlanta."<p>We've watched all the premiere episodes made available to press or we've …

This Canadian 1-seater electric car is the lonely man's Tesla

Do you love driving an electric car, but hate the daily reminder that you're alone in this world as you drive solo in a car built for five passengers?<p>…

Star Trek's Warp Drive Might Become A Reality

Most of us alive today have never known a world where human spaceflight didn’t exist. Yet before we walked on the Moon, had an International Space Station, sent spacecraft to all the planets and even out of the Solar System, we had <i>Star Trek</i>, which brought even bigger dreams into the public …

Physics

Bill Nye explains what would happen if all the sea ice melted

Understanding climate change is vexing for most people. It’s complicated and happens on a large scale, and yet it moves at a seemingly glacial …

Global Warming

Spice Up Your Ground Meat With This Cuban Favorite

Though ground meat, or <i>mince</i>, as it’s known in other parts of the world, is the humblest of proteins, it’s also the most ubiquitous. Nearly every …

Sopa de Lima: Mexican Tortilla Soup, Straight Up With a Twist

More<p>Mexican Food<p><i>Recetas deliciosas</i> to transport your tastebuds south of the border.<p>My wife, Adri, and I just got back from a week spent eating our way around Mérida and the rest of Mexico's Yucatán Peninsula. And when I say eating, I mean it. We kept a notebook and log and calculated that we each …

Cooking