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To Make Its Case, Armagnac Has to Teach the Teachers

On a darkening, cold afternoon, before a crackling fireplace inside Fine & Rare’s candlelit dining room, several servers and bartenders gathered recently for a training seminar on the lesser-known French brandy, Armagnac. Fine & Rare, a year-old restaurant and bar near Grand Central Terminal, had …

New Image of a "Stellar Nursery" is Majestic But Also Terrifying

It’s nowhere near as peaceful as it sounds.<p>From Earth, stars seem like tiny twinkling jewels that bedazzle the night sky. But but up close and …

Nanoparticles detect and track cancer months before traditional imaging techniques

A team from Rutgers University has devised a ground-breaking new method for detecting tiny cancerous tumors. Using light-emitting nanoparticles the …

The 10 most popular workouts of 2017

The trendiest workouts of 2017 went far beyond the mat.<p>Instead of slow, body-flexing stretches and heart-pumping balances, the most popular exercises this year focused on fast and intense moves.<p>Here they are, ranked by how often they appeared in Google searches — along with what the science says …

Exercise

How an erratic sleep schedule affects your ability to lose weight — and the exact time you should go to bed to get results

A good night's sleep improves your ability to lose weight effectively, according to a new survey.<p>As adults, it's recommended that we get at least seven and a half hours of sleep a night — preferably heading to bed at the same time every night, too.<p>Sports nutrition company Forza Supplements surveyed …

Sleep

Gifts under $20 that are actually useful

The holidays are right around the corner, and with the holidays come those super-fun-but-super-hard-to-shop-for gift exchanges. When there's a price …

10 Movies You Should Stream This Weekend to Prepare for Awards Season

As you prepare to settle in for the long holiday weekend, there are preparations to be made. Turkeys to be brined; overly elaborate table settings to …

Every Single Food-Lover's Gift From Oprah's Favorite Things — 31, to Be Exact!

This year's list of Oprah's favorite things has finally arrived! In addition to practical tech gifts, cozy gifts for the home, and plenty of affordable gifts under $50, there's a whole list of top-notch food gifts (both edible gifts and tools for the home cook), that the food-lover in your life …

Okay, but what does director Darren Aronofsky think 'mother!' is really about?

It feels like everyone comes out of <i>mother!</i> with a different takeaway, and that's one of the most intriguing things about it. This is a film that …

Aldi's $8 Award-Winning Rosé Is In the US Now

If you haven't already heard of Aldi, you may want to hit it up. The discount grocer has wildly low prices on all the essentials, and it even has an …

The Secret Ingredient to Better Homemade Chicken Stock

It's hard to beat the taste of chicken stock made from scratch. I am not a purist by any means (I keep a few boxes of the store-bought kind on hand …

Why You Should Be Grating Tomatoes Right Now

I don't care that the weather will get cooler or that the days will get shorter or even that there will be fewer long weekends to drive to the beach. …

How to Pass a Lie Detector Test

Tips for Beating a Polygraph Test<p>A polygraph test or lie detector test is designed to analyze physiological reactions to questions to determine …

Lie Detection

What vitamins should I take?

It seems like simple, obvious advice: Eat your vegetables, get some exercise, and — of course — take your vitamins.<p>Or not.<p>Decades of research has …

Revive Your Thyroid With the Paleo Diet's Tasty 'Cavewoman-Style' Meals

Is your thyroid making you fat? Does your thyroid feel stuck in low gear? Then one doctor has an easy thyroid diet plan for you to try. His easy …

How Much Water Should We Drink Every Day?

More than 2000 years ago Hippocrates (460–377 BCE) said, “If we could give every individual the right amount of nourishment and exercise, not too …

Evidence-Based Medicine

Stock Up On Rompers For Summer--We Found A Bunch Of Cute Options Under $50!

Our love affair with rompers? Yup, it’s still on. The best thing about rompers is that not only does it keep you cool on those hot summer days, but …

Clothing

20 of the best peanut butters ranked from classic to out of this world

<b>Peanut butter: the great spreadable. You either love it or you hate it. Oh wait, that’s Marmite.</b><p>If Wikipedia is to be believed (which clearly it …

9 Gluten-Free Apps, Dinner, and Dessert Ideas From "Pass Me Some Tasty"

It's the worst when you're in charge of making food for a party but have no idea what to cook. And it makes it even harder when you remember a guest …

Slow Cookers

9 Chipotle secret menu combinations that'll change the way you order ~forever~

For foodies who sit around and ponder, you know, <i>food</i>, it makes sense that simple, flavorful ingredients can go a long way when creating new combos …