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‘Which tree would you like to be?’: Biodegradable coffins could turn cemeteries into forests

Print<p>“Which tree would you like to be?”<p>That is the question being asked by Italian designers Anna Citelli and Raoul Bretzel, who have created a …

Veterans Befuddle Trump

Military and their families are different. Last month, I attended an American Veterans Committee event with the World Veterans Federation. Full disclosure, I am a senior advisor to AVC. Mr. Dan Viggo Bergtun, President of the federation, briefly addressed the gathering. President Viggo Bergtun's …

The American Concordes that never flew

It was one of the most ambitious aircraft design projects in history, so what happened to the US plans to master supersonic passenger flight?<p>In November 1962, the British and French governments announced a deal that caused great distress in the boardrooms of American planemakers.<p>The two countries …

Recipe: Mina Stone's Spicy Chickpea Stew

Chef Mina Stone shares a recipe from Cooking for Artists, which showcases family-style recipes inspired by her Greek heritage.<p>Mina Stone's cooking philosophy comes largely from her Greek heritage—and her recipes, generous with olive oil and lemon, reflect that, too. As for the book title? Well, …

Recipe: Michael Solomonov's Shakshouka

The Israeli chef celebrates the country's melting pot of cultures with a recipe from Zahav.<p>Zahav, the Philadelphia restaurant helmed by award-winning chef Michael Solomonov, is renowned for its modern take on Israeli cuisine. Solomonov shares a recipe from a cookbook of the same name:<p>"Construction …

The Strange (But Effective) Way to Stick to Hard Goals

There’s a saying that you should never trust a skinny chef. By that logic, you should never trust an out of shape behavioral designer.<p>Over the past …

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These Exotic Animal Photos Are Literal Eye Candy

In David Liittschwager's photos, beauty isn't in the eye of the beholder—just in the eye.<p>Science tells us that you can get kind of high by staring into another person's pupils for a long period of time, so use photographer David Liittschwager's new series on animal eyes responsibly. Shot for a …

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19 Gadgets Every Adult Needs In Their Kitchen

Kitchen gadgets are the toys of adulthood.

A Japanese lifestyle guru explains how to organize your home once — and then never again

Marie Kondo is the queen of organization. Her book, "The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up: The Japanese Art of Decluttering and Organizing," reveals her instructions for organizing your space in one sitting, and then never having to do it again.<p>Her methods have garnered a significant social media …

Day 3 Of BuzzFeed's 7-Day Clean Eating Challenge

This is part of a 7-day healthy meal plan that will make you feel awesome. You should definitely start at the beginning, which is here.<p>There's no processed food allowed—instead there's lots of lean protein, healthy fats, and fresh produce. Every meal is homemade, but don't be scared! There are …

Mexican Grilled Steak Salad Recipe - Chowhound

Ingredients (20)<p>Steak marinade:<p>2 tablespoons olive oil<br>• 3 garlic cloves, minced<br>• 2 teaspoons chili powder<br>• 1 teaspoon ground cumin<br>• 1 teaspoon kosher salt<br>• 1 …

You Never Have To Buy Salad Dressing Again

*saves money* *eats healthy* *wins at life*

A view from space, in pictures - Telegraph

Impress Your Friends With These Beautiful Brunch Recipes

When it comes to Sundays, few things get us more excited than a beautifully prepared brunch with gal pals. And if you really want to impress your …

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28 Pieces From 2015 That Should Be Required Reading For Women

Add these to your list, stat.<p>If eyes are a window into the soul, writing is a window into an author's mind. And very often, that mind is dizzyingly interesting and contains insights about our world that we didn't quite know how to articulate on our own.<p>In a media landscape filled with tweets and …

Most Romantic Hotels in the Bahamas

My most romantic resort experiences in the Bahamas are all aspirational, I must confess. Don’t judge, I am sure it has happened to you at least once …

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28 Paleo Slow Cooker Meals You'll Want to Eat Every Night

With temperatures dropping, Crock-Pot season has officially returned. Nothing screams cozy—not to mention effortless—like throwing ingredients into a …

15 Holiday Recipes You Can Make In A Slow Cooker

You already know that your slow cooker is your kitchen's most valuable appliance. But did you know it's your secret weapon for holiday entertaining? Here, 15 amazing recipes you can make in this miracle appliance--from Christmas ham to candied almonds.<p><b>Slow-Cooker Glazed Ham</b><p>Let your roast cook on a …

This Scottish Highlands route rivals the best roads in the world

North Coast 500<p>A winding Highlands road trip on Scotland's Route 66<p>North Coast 500<p>A winding Highlands road trip on Scotland's Route 66<p>SCOTLAND — …

Meet The Woman Whose Two-Word Catchphrase Made the Military Care About Climate

Droughts, floods, expanding ocean lanes — global warming poses a huge threat to U.S. national security. The military began to care about it a decade ago, largely thanks to Sherri Goodman and her wonky catchphrase.<p>In 2006, as war mounted in Afghanistan and Iraq, the U.S. military began to see the …

End the violence: the women's rights defenders killed in 2015 | Liz Ford and Nana Darkoa Sekyiamah

Liz Ford, Lejla Medanhodzic and Nana Darkoa Sekyiamah

The Coldest Places on Earth

Winter is coming—to some places quicker than others. To mark the season, we found the coldest places on earth. Have a look at these 12 record-breaking shiver-inducers, best viewed with a warm blanket and a hot toddy.<p>Plateau Station, Antarctica<p>Verkhoyansk, Russia

Science says parents of successful kids have these 11 things in common

And while there isn't a set recipe for raising successful children, psychology research has pointed to a handful of factors that predict success.<p>Unsurprisingly, much of it comes down to the parents. Here's what parents of successful kids have in common:

Preventable errors led to hospital attack, military says

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. airstrike that killed 31 civilians at a hospital in Afghanistan last month resulted from preventable errors by soldiers …

The US military took these incredible photos this week

10 of the best B&Bs in Europe

Photograph: Casa Amora<p>276<p>image/jpeg<p>http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2015/11/6/1446824650572/a7f94271-47b9-40b1-8832-bd464aeda905-460x276.jpeg<p>460<p>Photograph: Casa …

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My Open Knees Are None of Your Business

I watched Amy Schumer's HBO special the other night. Her performance at the Apollo Theater is one of the most brilliant stand-up routines I've ever seen. Aside from being hysterically funny, she's a thought-provoking feminist who understands how to turn everyday situations into comedy gold.<p>Schumer …

8 Reasons Curaçao Is the Most Interesting Island in the Caribbean

Who doesn't love a tropical paradise? Palm trees, white sand beaches and turquoise waters do wonders for soothing the weary soul, mine included. But after a few days I find my mind wandering, and I'm itching for a little intellectual stimulation.<p>During my recent trip to Curaçao I discovered that …

10 classic cocktails you can make on the plane

Let's be honest. Flying coach class has lost some—okay, <i>all</i>—of its charm. If the airlines are determined to make us miserable, then it's up to us, the flying public, to take matters of comfort into our own hands.<p>Enter the in-flight cocktail. Creating your own mixed drinks on the plane requires a bit …