Niko Wei

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Pigs, Hogs & Boars: Facts About Swine

Pigs are mammals with stocky bodies, flat snouts, small eyes and large ears. They are highly intelligent, social animals, and are found all over the …

Why You Should Be Eating Peruvian Superfoods

Manuel Villacorta, registered dietician and author of Whole Body Reboot: The Peruvian Superfoods Diet to Detoxify, Energize and Supercharge Fat Loss, talks supplements, snacking and power foods.<p><b>Why the focus on Peruvian superfoods and what are some of your favorites?</b><p>I'm a registered dietician so I …

16 Celebrities on Plastic Surgery

Plastic surgery is no rare event in Hollywood, and it's not a private one either. From Botox to boob jobs, lip-plumping to liposuction—and then some—see what these celebrities have to say about going under the knife.<p><b>1) Jennifer Aniston</b><p>"I am fortunate enough to know women like Gloria Steinem, who I …

The Pair: How To Taste Wine

Five basic wine terms and four wines to help you understand them<p><i>Tasting wine is always fun, but often intimidating. To help demystify the process,</i> …

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Here's Proof That Your Pictures Don't Need Frames

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French's Hits Back In Its War With Heinz By Introducing New Ketchup

Heinz started a mustard war last week when it announced that it would begin selling mustard in grocery stores, encroaching on a market long dominated by French's. And now French's is hitting back by introducing its own ketchup -- escalating a conflict that can only be described as The Great …

7 Bar Carts That Gained Serious Style

Heinz Is About To Start A Mustard War

The kings of one wealthy dynasty, emboldened by a key alliance, have set their sights on a powerful rival's territory that's almost as lucrative as the one they already control. It sounds like an exciting plot line from the new season of HBO's "Game of Thrones" -- but, in fact, it's a surprisingly …

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These Blended Frozen Banana Recipes Are Better Than Ice Cream

You'll never look at bananas the same way again.<p>It’s time to rethink the banana.<p>All you need is a freezer and a blender to transform the potassium-, serotonin- and fiber rich fruit into the creamiest, most healthy treat we’ve had all year.<p>We scoured the internet for delicious ideas, but really, you …

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A Primer On Alcohol In Skincare

A few weeks ago, I was battling snakeskin lips. It was a peeling, flaking mess. Constantly applying one of those not-very-expensive drugstore lip …

12 Timeless Paint Colors That Will Never Go Out of Style

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Before & After: A Blah 1970's Kitchen Get a French Country Makeover

A pair of rookie renovators gives this kitchen an expert transformation.<p>A pair of rookie renovators gives this kitchen an expert transformation.

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I Am Not a "Foodie"

I have massive respect for chefs who understand the simplicity of food.<p>Growing up in Calcutta, I've seen my father go to the fish market and handpick each piece of the fish he'd buy. I don't suppose he ever bought fish that was not 'in season'. And he'd willingly pay a few extra bucks to get his …

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What's for Dinner: Thomas Jefferson's Birthday Meal

<i>Not feeling inspired by your usual dishes? Here's what's for dinner.</i><p>Thomas Jefferson, who would have turned 272 today, wrote the Declaration of …

Bodega Eggs: The Stupid-Easy Way to Make Eggs

<i>There are those things we eat, make, read, and gush over that are just too good to keep to ourselves. Here, we resist the urge to use too many exclamation points and let you in on our latest crushes.</i><p><i>Today: When it comes to breakfast sandwiches, we're on Pete Wells's team:</i> <i>There is no better,</i> …

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5 Easy and Tasty Pickle Recipes

It's incredibly easy and the result is always delicious!<p>Pickling is a method I use whenever I have a fridge full of vegetables that are getting close to their expiration date. It's incredibly easy and the result is always delicious! I'll eat cornichons and dill pickles out of the jar as a snack, …

Flavors

The Hottest Burgers in North America, 2015

The right way to pack a suitcase

Packing well is an art: Frequent travelers know how to pack as little as possible while still toting everything they'll need.<p>We've found the best hacks for packing a suitcase, and created an infographic that shows exactly where each item belongs.<p>This is what a well-packed suitcase should really …

According to science, this is the ultimate US road trip

A ROAD TRIP requires a lot of serious planning. You must make sure you check out all the sites you’ve always wanted to see and don’t exhaust yourself …

20 amazing dishes you won't believe came from an airport

But airports are changing all that. They're teaming up with top chefs and serving fresh, local cuisine in restaurants that are actually worthy of a visit.<p>We found 20 amazing dishes that are served at airports all around the world.<p>From high-end sushi in Tokyo's Narita International Airport to fried …

Airports

10 Things To Do In Europe Before You Die

Whether it's catching an opera in Vienna, having afternoon tea in London, shopping for leather in Florence or sipping a cocktail by the Eiffel Tower -- we've rounded up 10 things you need to do, eat, see, shop for and experience in Europe.<p><i>by Caitlin Morton and the Editors of Condᅢᄅ Nast …

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Just Back: Zermatt, Switzerland

TravelIntelligent Travel<p>When you’re celebrating your tenth wedding anniversary, not every destination will do.<p>Nat Geo’s director of digital marketing, Jennifer Wallace, and her husband were looking for “a truly amazing spring skiing destination.” They found it in <b>Zermatt, Switzerland</b>—coincidentally, …

What's Your Color Personality?

Color is sexy, fun, and the most important part of decorating. But it's also the most psychological and elusive part. From numerology to iPhone applications and expert advice, check out all of the different ways of finding your true colors and color personality.<p>CHROMOTHERAPY<p>These acrylic …

Home Decorating

The Perfect Roast Chicken from The Kitchn

Sara Kate Gillingham and Faith Durand, the editors of the popular blog The Kitchn, hold forth on tools, techniques, and cooking the perfect bird. For more recipes, check out The Kitchn Cookbook.<p><i>Photo: Leela Cyd</i><p>Skillet-Roasted Whole Chicken Serves 4<p>Ingredients<p>1 tablespoon coarse salt<p>1 teaspoon …