Writers' block? Go take a nap. Composer Erik Satie walked roughly 10 kilometers from Arcueil to Paris every morning. Saul Bellow rode his mountain bike. Novelist Haruki Murakami keeps a famously intense
Part 4 of the TED Radio Hour episode Extrasensory. About Julian Treasure's TEDTalk Sound expert Julian Treasure says we are losing our listening in a louder world. He shares ways to re-tune our ears for
If you're still tired on a solid night of rest, take a look at how you're snoozing. If you’re getting to bed on time and staying there for the recommended seven to eight hours, but still are routinely
Go simple or go fancy -- chances are, we've got a way to use up all your celery. Put time into dinner now, and you can make it last forever -- or at least the whole week. Welcome to Halfway to Dinner,
Now the birth of Jesus Christ took place in this way. When his mother Mary had been betrothed to Joseph, before they came together she was found to be with child from the Holy Spirit. - Matthew 1:18 Merry
Modeled after a Nerf gun--but with 200,000 volts under the hood While browsing a bookstore near his home in Seattle last year, Rob Flickenger came across a graphic novel titled The Five Fists of Science.
You—yes, you!—can help prove that no two flurries are alike. All you need is a good camera, a plastic bag, and some tape. No two snowflakes are alike, they say. And yet: We rarely get proof of that. Our
Canadians are being warned to expect wild swings in the weather this winter, giving each month of the season its own "distinct personality." The Weather Network is forecasting periods of intense storms
More than any other political or serious question at the Thanksgiving dinner table, one question remains the most pressing every year: Are those sweet potatoes or yams? America, the answer is devastatingly
Though mashed potatoes seem simple, they're actually pretty finicky, and surprisingly easy to destroy. Thanksgiving is a time to reflect on our many blessings, one of them obviously being mashed potatoes.
Like me, most nutrition pros serve traditional foods for Thanksgiving -- albeit with a healthier twist because we tweak recipes to eliminate empty calories. The good news is that many holiday favorites
Thor delivers hammer blow He's landed in North America with a big thump. Chris Hemsworth returns as the caped god of thunder in Thor: The Dark World and the results were impressive as an estimated $86.1m
It doesn't matter what kind of chili you like—avoid these five mistakes, and you'll make the best batch you've ever made. There are handfuls of ways to make chili: some people like it with ground beef
From using the wrong cut of beef to overthickening the stew, the most common ways home cooks ruin beef stew It's stew season! We've been taking advantage of the chill in the air, and making warm, cozy
Six common mistakes people make when using slow cookers and crockpots—and how to avoid them We've said it before, and we'll say it again: it's now slow-cooked food season. While we usually tend toward