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Granola Bar Recipes to Fuel Busy Mornings

Though we’d love to spend every morning feasting on homemade pancakes and soft-scrambled eggs, the reality is that weekdays are usually just too …

My new attitude to travel is to skip the iconic – and I thank my father for that

A lot of travel can be about pretending to like monuments and sights that you don’t really enjoy, but my father, the reluctant traveller, has shown me that what matters is only doing the things you are genuinely interested in<p>My father, who lives in India, loathes travel. He will tell you this …

Siblings

Carbon-Consuming Power Plant Will Puff Rings Of Triumph

Now on Kickstarter<p>We know that carbon dioxide levels are rising and that these rising levels are linked to increased temperatures. But actually visualizing how much carbon dioxide (CO2) is going into the atmosphere is a bit of a challenge. Even tons of an invisible gas are still, well, …

Five ways Microsoft just made the Xbox One a lot more attractive

Microsoft piled on the reasons Tuesday for gamers sitting on the fence to finally pick up an Xbox One gaming console.<p>The company is in a dogfight with Sony and its PlayStation 4 console for dominance in the video game world. With the PlayStation 4 taking an early lead in console sales, Microsoft …

Turkey to let anti-Isis coalition use airbase after soldier's death

Turkey has agreed to let the US-led coalition against Isis use the country’s Incirlik air base after one Turkish soldier was killed and two were injured in what appeared to be cross-border clashes with the terror group.<p>The country had previously refused to let the US-led coalition use the military …

Middle East

Update on mission to asteroid Bennu

NASA’s OSIRIS-Rex mission is on target for a 2016 launch to near-Earth asteroid Bennu. It will reach Bennu in 2018 and return samples to Earth in …

Leica 28 mm f/1.4 Summilux Asph - Some Pics

Super Duper<br>Senior Member<p>Join Date<p>Feb 2010<p>Location<p>Seattle, WA - USA<p>Posts<p>3,275<p>Post Thanks / Like<p>Alright, I have been thrilled to have an opportunity to …

9 things every Las Vegas rookie should know

I had never walked the Strip, taken a ride on the New York New York roller coaster, or even gambled. The only things I knew about Vegas were what I had seen on TV.<p>I ended up having a blast: It's impossible not to in Sin City. But there were quite a few things I didn't realize about Vegas until I …

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Los Angeles partners with Waze to head off traffic gridlocks

Los Angeles' traffic problems are legendary, which is probably why the City of Angels is following Boston's lead and partnering with Waze for real-time traffic alerts. The LA mayor's office Periscoped the announcement (as you do, I suppose), and tweeted that the partnership could lead to better …

8 Digital Trends We're Tracking at Skift This Week

Every week we post hundreds of stories across various sectors in travel, connecting the dots across various global trends, and in these weekend posts …

Debt-laden 'zombie' firms threaten China's economy

Economists concerned over rapidly rising corporate debt levels in China are sounding the alarm, warning that major changes are needed to avoid an increase in "zombie" banks and firms.<p>After expanding at a lightning-fast rate, China's corporate debt market is now the world's largest at $14.2 …

Yellow Butter Cupcakes

Classic yellow butter cupcakes got perfectly with a variety of frostings -- from Chocolate Ganache Glazes to our classic Seven-Minute Frosting.

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