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Forget Dining Out: Here Are 9 Healthy Recipes Our Readers Say Are Tastier

There’s nothing more satisfying than cooking a dinner so delicious you’d choose it over a restaurant meal. So what if you <i>could</i> make …

Cooking

Here's why cockroaches are indestructible

Genome sequencing reveals the secrets of this nasty insect<p>They can regrow lost legs. They make their own antibiotics. And they have an almost supernatural sense of smell.<p>Now Chinese researchers have sequenced the genome of the American cockroach and discovered why they are so hard to kill.<p>It’s all …

Biology

Are You a Toxic Boss? Google's Management Study Will Tell You

Could you be a toxic boss and not even realize it?<p>Google recently conducted one of the most thorough studies of management behavior ever completed by a large corporation. Started in 2009, a team in Google's People Innovation Lab spent one year data mining performance appraisals, employee surveys, …

Employment

These Men’s Shampoos & Conditioners Will Guarantee Impeccably Awesome Man-Hair

Short of having exceptional genes, a good hair care routine is the best thing you can do to maintain the health and handsomeness of your mane. In …

Hair

Once and For All—This Is How Often You Should Shampoo Your Hair

It really depends on what kind of hair you have and how oily your scalp gets.<p>There's one nugget of grooming mythology that I abide by, even though it isn't scientifically proven. It's the answer to the perennial question: How often should you shampoo? When we wash our scalps less, the theory goes, …

Hair Care

Going Gray Should No Longer Be Taboo—Hear Me Out

I began my natural hair journey in the absence of a “natural hair movement.” In 1998, there were no blogs or vlogs about how to care for natural …

Hair Care
Hair Care

Five Places to Go in Milan

One of the hottest areas of Milan is Piazza Gae Aulenti, a futuristic-looking square with a fountain at its center in the Porto Nuova neighborhood. The square, named after the prolific Italian architect, sits at the heart of this recently developed part of town, where shiny new high-rises are …

Italy

Loyalist cheeseburger knocks Au Cheval off Bon Appetit's best list

There’s a new sheriff in town, burger-wise.<p>Bon Appetit magazine just named the three best burgers in the U.S., and the Dirty Burg at The Loyalist (177 N. Ada St.) is one of them.<p>It was Bon Appetit, in 2012, that called the burger at Au Cheval (800 W. Randolph St.) the nation’s best. But nobody …

Country Captain Chicken Recipe

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Combine flour, paprika, cayenne, and 1 teaspoon of the salt in a large ziplock plastic freezer bag. Place chicken thighs, a few …

Country Lifestyle

The 20 Highest-Rated Drama Movies On Netflix

From war films to epic romances, these are the most critically-acclaimed dramas on the platform.<p>Photo: Everett Collection, Illustration: Dillen Phelps<p>…

The 100 Most Amazing Space Photos of 2017

Milky Way Arcs Above Death Valley<p>Credit: Miguel Claro<p>From eclipses to comets and auroras, there were plenty of amazing celestial sights for …

Astronomy

​Windows 10 face unlock can be tricked using printed headshot

Near-infrared image trickery can allow an attacker to bypass Window 10 Hello face authentication.<p><i>Video: To shield your files from ransomware, check</i> …

Information Security

Rise of the robots: There won't be enough work to go around, fmr. Apple CEO says

In 10 to 15 years, robots will be able to write better computer code than even the most skilled coders today, according to former Pepsi president and Apple CEO John Sculley, a development that is representative of the growing role of artificial intelligence (AI) in the workforce.<p>“AI is foundational …

12 Days of Travel: U.S. to Germany for Under $500 Round-Trip

There are flights from nearly 20 U.S. cities to five German hotspots.<p><i>Last year, JetBlue rolled out 12 Days of Deals—daily low fares all over the Western Hemisphere, and we couldn't get enough of it. This year, the airline’s holiday surprise is the return of the ‘All You Can Jet’ pass, but we were</i> …

Germany

6 Old-School Travel Hacks That Still Work

The way we travel has undergone a dramatic transformation over the last couple of decades: Thanks to technology, everything from booking a flight to …

Lamb Shanks Show Off Their Inner Beauty

Braising isn’t pretty, or at least it usually doesn’t start out that way. The tougher, bonier and generally less appealing the cut, the better it will braise. When braising, go ugly.<p>Lamb shanks are a prime example. Sinewy, muscled and stippled with cartilage, the shanks need hours of slow and …

Extra-Virgin Olive Oil

What The Heck Is Beard Oil, And How Does It Work?

Bearded men were turning heads long before The New York Times declared facial hair fashionable. There’s just something about a well-groomed guy that makes you stop and stare. You’ll also notice when there’s a hair askew, or the way the not-so-sexy scruff feels against your face.<p>Luckily, there’s a …

Skin Care

The most overcrowded tourist destinations

Popularity can be both a gift and a curse when it comes to tourism. Once a destination has reached tipping point, the result can alienate locals, …

18 Best Places to Travel in 2018

There's a phrase we like to use at Traveler to describe certain destinations: "It's having a moment." It comes up a lot—that near-impossible-to-pin-down, can't-put-our-thumb-on-it logic as to why you should visit somewhere, now. We feel an urgent need to get to Antarctica; to visit the Azores …

Travel

The Best Recipes of the Year

<i>Sam Sifton emails readers of Cooking five days a week to talk about food and suggest recipes. That email also appears here. To receive it in your inbox,</i> <i>register here</i><i>. Download the</i> <i>NYT Cooking app here</i><i>.</i><p>Good morning. It’s list-making season for those of us in the journalism game, time to take stock of …

Coconut

The Best Steakhouses in Every U.S. State, Mapped

We all have that one guilty pleasure when it comes to food and drink. For some, it's gooey, creamy and oh-so-delicious mac and cheese, and for …

Best Hawaii Family Vacation Destinations

Find Hawaii Family Vacations<p>Twice the combined size of the other islands, the Hawaii Island, nicknamed "Big Island," is a giant among spectacular …

Christmas Cake Recipes

Beatty's Chocolate Cake<p>Ina Garten's chocolate cake has a subtle mocha flavor thanks to the cup of freshly brewed coffee in the batter, but our …

15 Easy Side Dishes to Serve with Beef Tenderloin

Beef tenderloin is an annual feast in our household. Covering the beef tenderloin in a salt crust makes roasting it easy and fast, which leaves me …

Cooking

17 Delicious Ways to Eat Hard-Boiled Eggs—and How to Cook Them Perfectly

I eat eggs often. I love scrambled or fried eggs for a quick breakfast, and I often make baked eggs or a frittata when I’m feeling like breakfast for …

Breakfast

What to Cook This Week

<i>Sam Sifton emails readers of Cooking five days a week to talk about food and suggest recipes. That email also appears here. To receive it in your inbox,</i> <i>register here</i><i>. Download the</i> <i>NYT Cooking app here</i><i>.</i><p>Good morning. Hanukkah gets underway this week, sunset on Tuesday night: dreidels to play with and …

Latkes

There's even more evidence that one type of exercise is the closest thing to a miracle drug that we have

Aerobic exercise, or cardio, might be the closest thing we have to a miracle drug.<p>When we commit to regular workouts that raise our heart rate and get us moving and sweating for a sustained period, magical things happen to our mind and body. We start to think more clearly, feel better about …

Exercise