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Tyler Florence's Hack Will Forever Change the Way You Make Mashed Potatoes

Food Network chef Tyler Florence shared his mashed potatoes recipe with us, and I immediately had to try it. Traditionally, potatoes are cooked in water before being mashed together with butter and cream (or milk). However, Tyler suggests cooking the potatoes in the cream itself, so no potato-y …

Recipes

25+ 1-Pot Mexican Casseroles That'll Save You Time and Leave You Full

We dare you to find one person who loves to do dishes (truly loves to do them!). It's not really possible, which is why casseroles are never not having a moment. The simple one-pot dishes won't leave a mess to clean up at the end of the night, and their usually comforting and filling ingredients …

Glamping in Antarctica and diving with bull sharks: The most extreme holidays you can take

We’re not sure what’s most extreme about the new glamping site in Antarctica from specialist operator White Desert. Is it the fact you’re camping in …

29 Things Real Vegans Actually Eat

It's tastier than you think it is.

7 Healthy Halloween Dessert Recipes That Will Have You Skipping Candy

October heralds the start of pumpkin season, steaming apple cider, and fall's most hair-raising holiday: Halloween. The day has always been a great …

15+ Of The Most Powerful Action Photos Of 2016

Red Bull Illume is a major international photography competition dedicated to action and adventure sports. Tens of thousands of amateur and …

Paragliding

Snoop Dogg Used To Get Arrested For Smoking Weed. Now He's Making MTV Shows About it

The hip hop and marijuana icon explains why he'd only make a show with two female leads.<p>It's been a long time since Snoop Dogg was just a musician. The man is more business, more image than rapper. He's a marijuana entrepreneur and an actor—most recently appearing in Fox's <i>Empire</i> and competing with …

The cheapest countries for international flights

India placed first, with an average flight cost of $3.25 per 62 miles (100km) of travel. The US placed 17th, with an average flight cost of $9.81 per 62 miles of travel. However, it did place 3rd for most affordable low-cost domestic flights.<p>Here are the 10 countries with the cheapest international …

How to Raise a Genius: Lessons from a 45-Year Study of Supersmart Children

On a summer day in 1968, professor Julian Stanley met a brilliant but bored 12-year-old named Joseph Bates. The Baltimore student was so far ahead of …

20 Stunning Lakes Adventurous Travelers Will Adore

Lakes have always been the vacation staple: a place to hole up in a small house beside the water.<p>Mornings are spent reading summer's best seller with …

Garrison Keillor

'It's like being on another planet': the tourist attraction with a two-year waiting list

Vietnam’s Hang Son Doong caves are so big, they have their own weather system. At their tallest point they could accommodate a 40-storey skyscraper – and at their widest point there’s enough room for a 747 to fly through. But that’s nothing compared to the size of the waiting list to visit them. …

Ikea’s new 2017 catalog embraces small-space design

From reconfigurable sofas to efficient sink accessories<p>Ikea’s 2017 catalog hits the digital universe today and is now available to browse online, as well on its iOS and Android apps. So what’s in store this fall? In addition to launching a moody, black-and-white limited edition collection, the …

Furniture

The Secret Life Of Hedgehogs By Elena Eremina

Ever wondered what a casual day in the life of a hedgehog looks like? Well, now you can find out, as photographer Elena Eremina has created an …

Pugs

America's natural heritage: The essential guide to all 59 U.S. national parks

Denali, Alaska<p>“In the stillness of Denali, two sounds dominate the landscape: the river (and its tributaries) and the wind.”<p>— Justin Ralls, composer and conductor<p><b>Size</b> 6,075,029 acres (park and preserve)• <b><br>Founded</b> As Mount McKinley Park, 1917; renamed Denali Park and Preserve (and roughly tripled in …

World’s most bizarre natural phenomena

From Australia’s bubblegum-pink lake to a blood-red waterfall in Antarctica, these seven destinations are some of the world’s strangest sights.<p>Majestic mountains and sparkling seas always attract travellers – but sometimes nature has a bigger trick up her sleeve. To track down some of the world’s …

13 Great Uses for Those Rinds and Peels You Normally Trash

No one likes it when food goes to waste. Seriously, is there anything more cringe-worthy than throwing something out that could have been put to good use? *Facepalm!* Thus, our obsession with food scrap recipes. Before you start chompin’ on food scraps, though, you’ll want to ensure that your food …

Tiny Oyster Pearls Are Intricately Carved into Wearable Skull Sculptures

Japanese artist Shinji Nakaba transforms elegant oyster pearls into intricately carved anatomical forms. His wearable sculptures come in many different shapes and sizes, but the jeweler's most unique pieces are carved into the shape of human and animal skulls. These newly formed pearls are turned …

Art

"Dismaland": Banksy's New Art Exhibition on Display in a Macabre, Disney-Inspired Theme Park

It may not be the happiest place on earth, but Banksy‘s new Dismaland Bemusement Park promises to be a thrilling pop-up destination for lovers of art, rides and games, and dark humor. Billed as a “family theme park unsuitable for children” and “a festival of art, amusements and entry-level …

10 Adrenaline-Pumping Outdoor Activities in the West

<b>buck·et list</b><p>noun, informal<p>A number of experiences or achievements that a person hopes to have or accomplish during their lifetime.<p>The diverse climate and terrain of the Western U.S. make it a popular destination for adventurers and adrenaline junkies. Quick to mind are the deep slot canyons of Utah …

The Right to Grow Your Own Food Is Being Taken by the Federal Government

Christina Sarich, <i>Natural Society</i> <b><br>Waking Times</b><p>In a document quietly signed into law a few years ago, your right to grow your own food was …

10 Lifehacks from 100 Years Ago

In the late 1880s, cigarette manufacturers began inserting stiffening cards into their paper packs of cigarettes to strengthen the containers. It …

Toy Story

$10,000 Is On Offer For Anyone Who Can Hack A Tesla Car

Security experts will be competing to hack a car for a $10,000 prize next week. It’s no ordinary car, though. It’s a Tesla Model S, the famous electric supercar brought to life by Elon Musk and his whizz-kid mechanics. And this might just be the first ever open competition to hack a car.<p>Anyone who …

The Untold and Deeply Stoned Story of the First U.S. Rock Festival

<i>On June 10th and 11th, 1967 — one week before the Monterey Pop Festival and two years before Woodstock — tens of thousands of Bay Area music fans</i> …

humanexperience

Photographer's Sleep Paralysis Inspires Dark and Surreal Images

Photographer Nicolas Bruno has been haunted by episodes of sleep paralysis since he was 15-years-old. To understand his trauma, imagine waking up but being unable to move. While your mind is caught between sleeping and waking, you are confronted with terrifying visions such as an intruder in the …

Eighteen Ways to Fit a Garden into a Small Space - Home Trends Magazine

Ornate Embroidery Patterns Stitched into Metallic Objects | Colossal

<p>In an attempt to subvert traditional embroidery culture, Lithuanian artist Severija Inčirauskaitė-Kriaunevičienė applies standard floral and …

15 Ways to Fix Everything With Vinegar

Made a mess? Look no further than your kitchen cupboard<p>Made a mess? Look no further than your kitchen cupboard

Try This: Fabric Lined Dresser Drawers

In our current home we made the choice to go with mostly neutral walls and furniture. I like to think of that choice as a free pass to add <i>as many</i> …