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The Science Of Why You Should Spend Your Money On Experiences, Not Things

You don’t have infinite money. Spend it on stuff that research says makes you happy.<p>Most people are in the pursuit of happiness. There are economists who think happiness is the best indicator of the health of a society. We know that money can make you happier, though after your basic needs are met, …

Happiness

Fall 2014 Guide to London

It's no secret that London is one of the world's most vibrant cities for arts and culture lovers, and this fall is no exception. The new season …

10 Totally Unexpected Ways to Cook with Pumpkin

Put down the pie and pick up the waffles: This nutritional powerhouse and quintessential fall and winter ingredient can be a star at breakfast, …

Breakfast

Baked Potatoes

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Food

The Little-Known Story of How The Shawshank Redemption Became One of the Most Beloved Films of All Time

A dud at the box office when it opened 20 years ago this week, The Shawshank Redemption now perennially tops IMDb’s favorite-movies list—the ultimate in “guy cry” cinema. A story of studio maneuvering, big paychecks deferred, and well-earned roof suds.<p>The odds of a successful jailbreak are never …

Does the human eye prove that God exists?

Darwin was baffled by it; Christians see it as evidence of the divine. Will science ever unlock the secrets of the human eye?<p><b>When the body of Dr Yoshiki Sasai,</b> an eminent Japanese biologist, was discovered in August this year, his death was widely mourned across the world of <b>science</b>. Not just for …

University of Maryland

The myth of religious violence

As we watch the fighters of the Islamic State (Isis) rampaging through the Middle East, tearing apart the modern nation-states of Syria and Iraq created by departing European colonialists, it may be difficult to believe we are living in the 21st century. The sight of throngs of terrified refugees …

The Body Electric

Michael Utley does not remember much about his death.<p>Over the years, he has woven together a narrative of what happened using threads collected from witnesses, friends, and family. On May 8, 2000, Utley, a 48-year-old stockbroker, was golfing with his coworkers Dick Gill and Bill Todd, along with …

Weather

Eric Holder To Resign As Attorney General

WASHINGTON -- Attorney General Eric Holder, the first African-American to hold the nation’s top law enforcement position, announced on Thursday his plan to resign the post he’s held for nearly six years as soon as a successor can be confirmed.<p>At the formal announcement at the White House, an …

Our wine critic picks two great red wines to buy now--and they're both under $7

This is still prime tomato season, and that means I’m cooking a lot of fresh sauces with red, yellow and even heirloom varieties that are so plentiful now at local farm stands. To save a few dollars, I always ask if there any seconds, or “cooking” tomatoes, that may be slightly overripe or have a …

How to Share Your Photos in Style | About Verizon

From beach vacations to music festivals, countless memories were captured this summer. With more than 500 million photos posted to social media platforms each day, photographers need to get creative to make their pictures noticeable.<p>To start, photographers can take more professional photos with the …

Smart Home

The Week in Review: What Defines an American?

In 1993, 12-year-old Jose Antonio Vargas boarded a flight in his native Philippines and landed in the United States, where he’s lived ever since as …

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Secrets of the Creative Brain

A leading neuroscientist who has spent decades studying creativity shares her research on where genius comes from, whether it is dependent on high IQ—and why it is so often accompanied by mental illness.<p>As a psychiatrist and neuroscientist who studies creativity, I’ve had the pleasure of working …

Fashion's 15 Most Stylish Sisters

15 duos who prove that style really does run in the family.<p>15 duos who prove that style really does run in the family.

What to wear to work this week

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A beauty minute with Caroline Ventura

<b>Morning:</b> I wash my face with Fresh Soy Cleanser. I’ve tried a bunch of different ones. I have really delicate skin and it’s the only one that doesn’t …

Everything You Need to Know About Summer Desserts

<i>Inspired by conversations on the Food52 Hotline, we're sharing tips and tricks that make navigating all of our kitchens easier and more fun.</i><p><i>Today: From ice-cold cakes to warm, crisp crumbles, here's how to make the most of summer sweets.</i><p>Summer is truly the season of sweets. Our freezers are …

Dessert

6 times Clinton sounded like a candidate

Hillary Clinton did at CNN's town hall meeting on Tuesday what most politicians do: She staked out a position on some issues, catered to her base in others and avoided some questions altogether.<p>There were comments during her hour-long interview with CNN International Correspondent Christiane …

Even The Most Progressive University In North America Doesn't Know How To Handle Sexual Consent

When a tiny university in Canada was rocked by sexual assault allegations, frustrated students fought back by spreading rumors. This is the story of how everyone lost.<p>SQUAMISH, British Columbia — North America isn't short on tiny, remote liberal arts colleges, but even by those standards Quest …

Human Rights

What Is Hillary Clinton Afraid Of?

<b>Over the 25 years Hillary Clinton has spent</b> in the national spotlight, she’s been smeared and stereotyped, the subject of dozens of over-hyped or downright fictional stories and books alleging, among other things, that she is a lesbian, a Black Widow killer who offed Vincent Foster then led an …

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