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The women’s voices that make men feel all tingly – and why

Scientists say that have discovered that a man’s skin really does tingle when he hears a woman speak.<p>From Lauren Bacall’s killer line “You know how to whistle don’t you?” in the 1944 classic To Have and Have Not, to Mariella Frostrup’s honey-on-gravel huskiness, women’s voices have renowned powers …

The Ultimate Fall Dessert: Apple-Pear Crumble with Maple-Cinnamon Ice Cream

A rich, decadent and extremely easy-to-make ice cream elevates this fall dessert.<p><i>Serves 10–12</i><p>For the Fruit Mixture:<p>Ingredients<p>6 T salted butter<p>2 lbs. apples, cored, peeled, and sliced<p>1 lb. pears, cored, peeled, and sliced<p>1 cup dark brown sugar, firmly packed<p>¾ cup sugar<p>¾ tsp. salt<p>½ cup Calvados<p>½ …

An Interview With Food Revolutionary Michael Pollan

Michael Pollan is a food activist, journalist, and bestselling author whose books, like <i>The Omnivore's Dilemma</i>, <i>Food Rules: An Eater's Manual</i>, and <i>In Defense of Food</i>, have revolutionized the way Americans think about food. What you may not realize is that Pollan is a man obsessed by live-fire cooking …

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8 Beautiful Thanksgiving Tablescapes To Inspire Your Holiday Decor

Kickstart your holiday decorating for Thanksgiving.<p>These creative tablescapes are sure to kickstart your holiday decorating for Thanksgiving. From the editors of elledecor.com

Tiny Batteries Could Revolutionize Green Energy

Nanotechnology could dramatically improve energy storage for electronics, cars, and buildings.<p><b>Tiny is big in the quest to build batteries that store more energy for cars, buildings, and personal electronics.</b><p><b>Nanosize batteries that are 80,000 times thinner than a human hair represent a promising new</b> …

Record Drought Reveals Stunning Changes Along Colorado River

Lake Powell is at historic lows, offering kayakers new channels to explore but raising the alarm about water.<p>LAKE POWELL, Utah—In early September, at the abandoned Piute Farms marina on a remote edge of southern Utah's Navajo reservation, we watched a ten-foot (three-meter) waterfall plunging off …

Saatchi Art

German street artist CASE, known for his hyperreal murals around the world, incorporates hands as a recurring motif.

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Following Elvis: Never-Before-Seen Photos of the King at Work and Play

Presley photographer Alfred Wertheimer shares these rare snapshots of the legend in concert and on a romantic date<p>11<p>By<p>Elvis Presley must have really …

Mark Bittman's case for savory food in the morning, and his favorite 15-minute breakfasts

When he isn't running or writing, New York Times food writer Mark Bittman is constantly traveling — or eating. Here, the author of "How to Cook Everything Fast" shares his morning routine, and his two go-to 15-minute breakfasts for people in a rush.<p><b>Would you call yourself a morning person?</b><br>I am <i>the</i> …

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The Ralph Steadman Breaking Bad Blu-ray Covers Are Amazing

Perfection, of course<p><b>Ralph Steadman,</b> the gonzo illustrator who so perfectly brought Hunter S. Thompson's wild exploits to life all while etching in our brains his expansive, chaotic ink-blot splatter style, has teamed up with <i>Breaking Bad</i>'s Vince Gilligan to create the covers for forthcoming …

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A Century Later, Relics Emerge From a War Frozen in Time

Retreating ice in the Alps sheds new light on high-altitude battle in World War I.<p><i>Greetings from Cercen Pass. It is storming and snow covers the highest peaks. We wait for peace, but the bad weather, the high altitudes ... Peace can only come with our death.</i><p>—from the May 28, 1916, diary of C.D., a …

Famous Words of Fashion's Greatest: Part Two

A second set of style musings and sage advice from the most quotable names in fashion. Plus, see the first installment for 50 more.<p>"The best fashion show is definitely on the street. Always has been, and always will be." —<b>Bill Cunningham</b><p>"Women who wear black lead colorful lives." —<b>Neiman Marcus</b><p>"All …

GMO Facts: 10 Common GMO Claims Debunked

Learn About These GMO Facts<p>Later this year, the U.S. Department of Agriculture may approve the Arctic Granny and Arctic Golden, the first genetically modified apples to hit the market. Although it will probably be another two years before the non-browning fruits appears in stores, at least one …

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5 Ridiculously Easy Gourmet Dinner Recipes

Gourmet dinners don't have to be complicated -- in fact, sometimes simple is best!<p><b>1. Broiled Spicy Chicken Thighs with Sweet and Tangy Honey Glaze</b><p>Inspired by one of the most popular <i>Cooking Light</i> chicken recipes, this dish is full of flavor and and incredibly easy to prepare. The chicken is first …

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