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6 Yogurt Mistakes That Can Make You Gain Weight

<b>Not Measuring Portions</b><br>"Buying a big container and dishing it out is a great way to save money you would spend on individual portions," says Gans. But your instincts may lead you to over-serve yourself. Don't just gauge portions with your eyes—actually measure them out to make sure you're not going …

14 Foods Nutritionists Never Eat

Some are in line with what you would expect—but others are pretty shocking.<p>Many nutritionists will tell you that they're big advocates of the "all foods fit" approach to healthy eating—the idea that even things like cookies, cakes, and candies have a place (albeit in moderation) in an overall …

Nutrition

The Most Incredible Use Of 425 Square Feet You've Ever Seen

It’s really hard to make 425 square feet look spacious but Specht Harpman Architects managed to do just that in this once awkward New York City …

Living Rooms

Today's Design Secret

ELLE DECOR design experts reveal the tricks and tips behind the most beautiful rooms.<p>ELLE DECOR design experts reveal the tricks and tips behind the most beautiful rooms.

5 Things Guys Learn from Their First Love

Our dating expert reveals love lessons learned from a guy's first real relationship and how you can address challenges in yours as a result.<p>Rekha Garton/Moment Select<p><b>Compromises Are Important</b><p>Wait a second…you don't want me going out with my friends every night? Sometimes you just want me to curl up …

100 Best Albums of the '90s

One of the decade's strangest hits, <i>Sublime</i> came out shortly after the death of singer-guitarist Bradley Nowell but kept spinning off one hit after …

Music

Chocolate Brownie Cookies

Makes 2 dozen<p>If a fudgy brownie and chewy chocolate chip cookie had a baby, it would be this decadent creation.<p>January 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>3 cups gluten-free powdered sugar<p>¾ cup unsweetened cocoa powder<p>1 teaspoon kosher salt<p>2 large egg whites<p>1 large egg<p>4 oz. bittersweet chocolate, chopped<p>3 …

Dessert

Rest in Peace, Tommy Ramone

Here today, gone tomorrow: last original Ramones member dies.<p><b>Tommy Ramone, founding drummer</b> and final surviving original member of the Ramones, died yesterday at his home in New York after an unsuccessful battle with bile duct cancer. Originally recruited as the band's manager, Tommy – born Erdélyi …

Sweet Tea Fried Chicken

John Fleer is a thinking man's chef, a onetime doctoral candidate in religion who chucked it all for a career in the kitchen. One of the best ideas …

8 Drummers Who Became Guitarists

An old joke: "What do you call someone who likes to hang out with musicians? A drummer." Over the years, musicians have made the transition from a …

Guitar

Dave Grohl Says Crowdsourced Shows May 'Change the Game' of Touring

Dave Grohl said the fan-orchestrated and crowdfunded concert the Foo Fighters agreed to play in Richmond, Virginia could be the future of how bands …

Foo Fighters

Grain Salad with Puffed Red Quinoa and Labneh

6 Servings<p>If puffing the quinoa feels like too much, swap in some chopped toasted nuts to get a similar crunchy texture.<p>June 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>1½ cups cooked red quinoa (from about ½ cup dried)<p>2 tablespoons vegetable oil<p>¼ teaspoon sugar<p>½ cup olive oil, plus more<p>3 tablespoons fresh lemon juice, …

Tesla will open up its Supercharger patents to boost electric car adoption

Tesla's CEO has been carefully dropping hints that he might "do something controversial" with his company's collection of technology patents, and now we know what he's on about. Speaking at the UK launch of the Tesla Model S yesterday, Elon Musk said that he specifically wants to open up the …

Andy Warhol, Inside The Life Of An Iconic Pop Artist And Hoarder

Source: Loup D’argent<p>Long before YouTube, Facebook or even MTV’s genre-spawning “Real World,” when Andy Warhol coined his now-prescient phrase …

Guy Performs Slayer's 'Raining Blood' On Banjo

<i>Dammit -- keep your overalls on, this is a family concert!</i><p>This is a video of Rob Scallon (of Slayer on a ukulele fame) performing 'Raining Blood' on …

In the Details: Building a Better Plastic Coffee-Cup Lid

Anyone who has experienced the wrath of a malfunctioning takeout coffee cup will be relieved to hear that a new alternative is coming to the market. …

Home

If you don’t have video in your content mix, you’re missing out. It’s simpler to make than ever, ...<p>November 1, 2017<p>Want to know how to make …

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IBM Smarter Planet Campaign

IBM Smarter Planet – Icon Design and Illustration.<p>San Francisco based creative studio “Office” teamed up with agency Ogilvy & Mather New York to …

5 Sculpting Moves To Get You Bikini Ready

The countdown to summer has begun. Whether you're suiting up for a quick getaway or undoing the damage of months of hibernation, here are five total body moves that will sculpt you head to toe—fast.<p>Ben Hart, a personal trainer and CEO and founder of Qinetic, an online health and fitness community …

Workouts

How Indie Director Gareth Edwards Built a Better Godzilla

Godzilla is one of the movies' most famous monsters, but his filmography is spotty. He debuted strong, with the shell-shocked 1954 Japanese film …

Godzilla

See Linkin Park Talk About Return to Heavier Sound on 'Hunting Party'

When Linkin Park were working on "Guilty All the Same" – the lead single off their sixth full-length, <i>The Hunting Party</i>, due out June 17th – they hit …

Music

Dave Grohl Confirms New Foo Fighters Album, Details HBO Doc Series

One day after Dave Grohl biographer Paul Brannigan revealed plans for the Foo Fighters frontman to host and produce his own HBO show, Grohl himself …

Foo Fighters

Christie's post-war sale reaches $744m via Warhol, Bacon and Newman

A sale of post-war and contemporary art at Christie's in New York has generated sales of $744m, with many pieces smashing their estimated values.<p>A pair of works by Andy Warhol – Race Riot, 1964 and White Marylin – sold for over $100m, $30m more than was expected. The latter, a portrait of Marylin …