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The Best Burgers in Los Angeles, According to Top Chefs

Whether you’re dining in or driving thru, Southern California gets few things better than a meat sandwich on a bun. Here’s where to dig in.<p>By Kate …

The Most Thrilling and Beautiful Vacations to Take If You Love the Outdoors

Heading somewhere to reconnect with nature is the best remedy when you're craving an escape from the daily grind. As much as we love exploring a new …

National Parks

The Best Caribbean Beach Bars

1 of 10<p>Rick's Café<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 10<p>Foxy’s Tamarind Bar & Restaurant<p>3 of 10<p>La Gloriette<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 10<p>Iggies Beach Bar and Grill<p>Advertisement<p>5 …

Cooking for comfort? Anthony Bourdain's rich lasagna Bolognese is one of our favorites

Like many fellow cooks, I came of age reading Anthony Bourdain’s “Kitchen Confidential” while studying in culinary school in 2003 and planning for a career around food. Bourdain’s book was a glimpse into the down-and-dirty-world of real kitchens. While the newly formed Food Network revolved around …

Best Secret Beaches on Earth

1 of 13<p>Grand Haven, Michigan<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 13<p>Lord Howe Island, Australia<p>3 of 13<p>Pyla-sur-Mer, France<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 13<p>Ibo Island, …

14 Secret Places in America to Visit Now

1 of 14<p>Caladesi Island<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 14<p>Mendocino Grove<p>3 of 14<p>Tigertail Beach<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 14<p>Kaluahine Falls<p>Advertisement<p>5 of 14<p>Blue—Inn on the …

The Most Amazing Waterfalls You’ve Never Heard Of

1 of 3<p>Salto de Socoa Waterfall<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 3<p>Salto de Javira Waterfall<p>3 of 3<p>Kaluahine Falls

Study: For those over 90, alcohol better than exercise for longevity

Cheers to life — seriously.<p>When it comes to making it into your 90s, booze actually beats exercise, according to a long-term study.<p>The research, led by University of California neurologist Claudia Kawas, tracked 1,700 nonagenarians enrolled in the 90+ Study that began in 2003 to explore impacts of …

Everything You Wanted to Know About Food on a U.S. Submarine

Submarine Cuisine is full of anecdotes, recipes, and fascinating details about culinary life on a U.S. Navy submarine.<p>The life of a U.S. Navy submariner is not easy. These sailors live for months in a steel tube cruising through freezing cold water, surrounded by explosives, flammable materials, …

These 13 Lace Bralettes Not Only Look Pretty, but They're Also Comfortable

I can't remember the last time I wore a bra with underwire in it; needless to say, I'm totally obsessed with wearing bralettes. I have drawers filled with every shade and texture of these comfortable choices, but I can't stop buying more. If you also wear these bras, you know their versatility is …

How to Install Tor Browser for Mac and Protect Your Online Activity

Congress recently voted to overturn a wide-ranging set of internet privacy laws passed by the Federal Communications Commission in October of last …

21 Classic Camping Tips From Field & Stream

For 35 years, in each issue of <i>Field & Stream</i>, H.G. “Tap” Tapply served up tidbits of hard-earned outdoor knowledge, in his extremely popular “Tap’s …

The 10 most irresistible colognes, according to real women

When it comes to cologne, the first rule is a little goes a long way (someone tell that to our last Uber driver, please?). The second is to think …

How to Build a Coffee Table with Just Two Tools, Make a Secret Compartment Shelf, Create Motion-Activated Bike Lighting & More

Part 2 of this week's Makers Roundup<p><b>Motion Activated Bike Lighting Prototype</b><p>Bob Clagett uses an Arduino 101 board to create a unique bike light. …

The cheapskate's guide to buying a new PC or Mac

Only suckers pay sticker price for a new Windows PC or Mac. If you're patient and willing to do some research, you can save hundreds of dollars and …

So You Want to Read Military Sci-Fi: Here’s Where to Start

<i>The Forever War</i> is probably one of the most powerful works of science-fiction I’ve ever read, military or not. Written by Vietnam vet Joe Haldeman,</i> …

Encrypted email service ProtonMail says new signups doubled after Trump win

ProtonMail, an encrypted email service that has previously touted itself as “NSA-proof,” has claimed that it has seen double the number of new signups since Trump’s election victory compared to last week.<p>The company claims that, as a Swiss entity that benefits from support from the Swiss …

Do these six things to prevent online theft

When it comes to theft online, “you’re only protected by other, easier victims,” says Hsinchun Chen, an expert in cybersecurity.<p>Imagine three …

5 Mental Habits That Will Make You Much Smarter, According to an MIT Neuroscientist

IQ is largely fixed, but intelligence depends on context and approach.<p>Give a person an IQ test in elementary school and again when he or she is a senior citizen and science suggests the score will remain largely unchanged. Which means, like it or not, our sheer mental horsepower is largely …

How to Create a Good Anonynous Email Account (Free & Paid)

The past few years have seen monumental advancements in consumer technology as it relates to privacy and anonymity.<p>These new tools are being …

Encryption

8 of the most memorable drives in the West

In national parks throughout the West, rangers and traffic engineers work long hours to nudge travelers out of their cars and onto trails — or at least onto shuttle buses and other less polluting alternatives. But the dramatic roads that the National Park Service carved out in the early 20th …

The 5 best relaxation apps for hitting your reset button

If you were intrigued by the announcement of Apple‘s upcoming Breathe app for Apple Watch, you should know the world of relaxation is already just a …

Meditation

The Most Hippie Town in All 50 States

Hippies have become kind of hard to define. Once upon a time they were the flower-power counterculture that dropped acid, drove inexplicably …

This Excel trick will save you time and impress your boss

Here’s a really easy setup for displaying data in Excel. The key is to create dynamic named ranges. Watch the video to see how to do it in just a few …

Crypto101 Introductory Course for Programmers

This isn't something I normally highlight, but when I saw this mentioned on I Programmer, Crypto 101 - A Free Ebook, and looked into it a little, I …

The Correct Way To Tie A Bow Tie, Once And For All

No more clip-ons.<p>Bow ties are always a great way to perk up your shirt. But you probably don’t wear them because, let’s face it ― bow ties can be tricky.<p>We feel you Curlin Ray and Nick Searles! And so do the editors at Esquire, who produced the video above that show you exactly how to tie a bow tie.<p>…

Bow Ties

How to stay anonymous online

Anonymity networks protect people living under repressive regimes from surveillance of their Internet use. But the recent discovery of …

This Podcast Can Help You Become a Foreign Policy Expert in Like 25 Minutes

You make fun of world leaders and bureaucrats? So do these world experts, taking on A-bombs with F-bombs.<p>I was so pumped to attend my first college class in contemporary foreign policy that I drank tea--breakfast of champion diplomats--beforehand.<p>But when I made a mild point on nuclear treaties, a …

Foreign Policy

Extreme online security measures to protect your digital privacy – a guide

Mark Zuckerberg uses tape over his webcam. Even if you’re not worried about industrial espionage, there’s no such thing as too much security<p>Outlook and other email clients let you install a personal security certificate, which you can use to encrypt email so that only trusted recipients can read …

Mark Zuckerberg

5 Minute Workout Routines

How many times have you said that you don't have enough time to work out? If you're like most non-exercisers, you say it all the time. But if you're …