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People around the world are eating banana peels because they know something that Westerners do not

If you live in the US, you're probably used to tossing banana peels in the trash. But people in other countries, including India, have been taking advantage of their nutritional benefits for decades.<p>While a banana's flesh is soft and sweet, the skin is thick, fibrous, and slightly bitter. To eat …

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Samsung will pay you up to $120 for buying a Galaxy S6, Note 5 on an installment plan

Despite making some of its very best smartphones this year, Samsung has faced an uphill battle convincing customers to buy devices like the Galaxy S6 and Note 5. The company has already cut the price of its flagship S6 and S6 Edge just months after launch, and now the company is launching a new …

Cruise Raises $12.5M From Spark, YC’s Sam Altman For Self-Driving Cars; Poaches Tesla’s Lead on Autopilot

A few months ago, I took a ride down the 101 in an Audi that had been modified to self-drive down Bay Area highways. The tech was developed by a company called Cruise, which was started by Socialcam founder Kyle Vogt; he did undergraduate research a decade ago in autonomous vehicles. After hitting …

10 Cozy Ways to Make Your Home Smell Like Fall

It's just not autumn without pumpkin spice, cinnamon, and apple scents.<p>It's just not autumn without pumpkin spice, cinnamon, and apple scents.

Slow Cookers

16 Dreamy Celebrity Bathrooms

With flourishes from sleek, stone surfaces to dramatically patterned wallpapers and luxurious soaking tubs, these bathrooms are as stylish as the celebrities they belong to.

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5 Foods That Taste Better in May Than They Will All Year

May is the month for the emergence of great tasting corn and other traditional summer grilling vegetables.<br>Getty Images<p>1 of 5<p><i>Never know what’s growing</i> …

Apple Watch will be available in April

Photograph: Apple/EPA<p>Three editions of the Apple Watch with increasing prices will be available.<p>276<p>http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2015/1/28/1422438298395/2074289d-751a-4595-af33-cae40452e312-460x276.jpeg<p>460<p>Photograph: Apple/EPA<p>Three editions of the Apple Watch with …

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The mild, satisfying flavor and melt-in-your mouth texture of farmed salmon is pleasing to kids and adults alike, yet unanswered questions about its …

A Guide to What Kind of Eggs You Should Buy

Whether you like your eggs sunny side up or hard-boiled, deciphering the claims on the carton has never been such a scramble. You’ve already seen …

Essential Oils: Big Benefits in Small Bottles

Blog: Whole StoryThey may come in tiny bottles, but essential oils pack a big punch. A few drops of these potent powerhouses can have benefits for …

G House in Bucharest Celebrating Relaxation and Social Interaction

Envisioned by <b>Nuca Studio</b> (you may remember their playful family cafe design we presented on Freshome a while back), <b>G House</b> is a contemporary …

Outdoor Spaces

Scrumdiddlyumptious! Why all the best food shows are on children's TV

Glad MasterChef is nearly over? Sick to the soggy bottom of Bake Off innuendo? From Matilda and the Ramsay Bunch to I Can Cook and Junior Bake Off, children’s TV is where cookery shows get an injection of glucose-crazed energy<p>Matilda and the Ramsay Bunch, which began this week on CBBC, is a gateway …

Flat-Leaf Follies

<i>April is Homegrown Month at Tasting Table.</i><p>It seems like some sort of cruel joke to have to buy a full bunch of parsley when you need just a …

10 Space-Saving Tricks for Small Kitchens

You can do a lot with just a little space.<p>A well-designed kitchen has minimal clutter and maximum efficiency. Whether you're redecorating or totally remodeling, here are the best ideas for small spaces.

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How To Best Take Care Of Your Skin At Night

While it's (fairly) common knowledge that going to bed without washing your face is bad for your skin, it's not always clear what should follow in your evening skincare routine?<p>Should you exfoliate? When do you put on eye cream? Can you simply slather on an extra layer of lotion at night?<p>According …

Skin Care

A Sushi Master’s Lament—and the One Fish You Should Always Avoid

When a famous chef speaks out to warn the dining public about the dire straits of the world’s fisheries, that’s hardly news. “Sustainable seafood” …

Taylor Swift Calls Out Sexist Critics Again

Taylor Swift is focusing on herself right now.<p>The "Blank Space" singer recently opened up in an interview with The Telegraph, saying right now "love isn’t really a priority," and joked that she's going to end up like a single cat lady in five years' time.<p>When asked how she imagines her life at 30 …

Apple Pay: a new frontier for scammers

Apple’s mobile payment system has provided a method for US criminals to make fraudulent transactions – and banks are rushing to stem the tide<p>Criminals in the US are using the new Apple Pay mobile payment system to buy high-value goods – often from Apple Stores – with stolen identities and credit …

You've Never Used A Lemon Like This Before

When life gives you lemons, use them in more ways than you ever imagined.<p><i>Getty Images</i><p><b>Help Toothaches</b><p>Lemon juice is no replacement for going to see your dentist—and exposing your teeth to fruit acids isn't a great long-term strategy. But if you've already got a toothache, the citric acid in lemons …

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HOUSE TOUR: A Quirky And Worldly Apartment In India

Jean-François Lesage, scion of the legendary couture embroidery family, finds the perfect quirky apartment in Chennai, India, where embellishment is part of the fabric of life.<p>Jean-François Lesage, scion of the legendary couture embroidery family, finds the perfect quirky apartment in Chennai, …

Seven Habits of Optimistic People

Happy people live longer and feel better. But how do they stay so upbeat?<p><i>Editor’s Note: This article is one of the top 10 habits to adopt to be better at your job in 2016. See the full list here.</i><p>Optimists aren’t just people who see the glass half full. They also make more money than pessimists and …

From the Ivory Tower Kitchen: 5 Ideas to Make Vegetables (More) Desirable

Vegetables lend themselves to be accompanied by sauces just as animal proteins do.<p>I was a vegetarian for 21 years, now I am not. My wife has been a vegetarian for 21 years, earlier she was not. The cuisines which feature vegetables the best are the ones which have done so for centuries because of …

Flavors

Solo on Valentine's Day? Show yourself some love with these 7 foods that are perfect for one!

Valentine's Day is upon us. That day of love, of togetherness, of romance. Unless, of course, you are single. Then it's the time of “gag me with a NON-CHOCOLATE-covered spoon.” But why not take Valentine's Day as an opportunity to make like Donna and Tom from Parks and Recreation and treat yo self? …

Recipe: Ramen with Mushrooms, Bok Choy and Egg

To make broth, combine ingredients for stock in a large pot. There will be about 8 to 10 cups in total. Add 12 cups of water or enough to cover vegetables by 2 inches.<p>Bring to a boil. Reduce heat and simmer uncovered for 2½ to 3 hours or until liquid has reduced by about one third and broth is …

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Steal This Look: The Ultimate Chef’s Kitchen in Brooklyn

Yesterday, we toured the Brooklyn townhouse that architect Elizabeth Roberts of Elizabeth Roberts Design/Ensemble Architecture reinvented as a …

Table Wear

Marina Abramovic’s tableware collaboration with Bernardaud, which is appropriately titled “Misfits for the Table,” draws inspiration from the artist’s lineage, archives, and fascination with galaxies. Needless to say, the pieces are sure to spark dinner party conversation.

13 New Landscape Design Ideas to Steal in 2015

Good garden design can change your life–and remove boundaries between indoors and out to increase living space. We’ve rounded up 13 new ideas to …

17 Ways to Age-Proof Your Brain

What’s good for your body is good for your brain. That means eating a balanced diet with lots of fruits and veggies and not much sugar, saturated …