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Your questions on US students getting free degrees in Germany

<b>An increasing number of US students are going to Germany to take advantage of free tuition and the lower cost of living. For many, the chance of saving tens of thousands of dollars seemed too good to be true. The BBC's Franz Strasser answers your questions on how it all works.</b><p>Read the article here: …

May 2015

Diversity

How to Buy Food: The Psychology of the Supermarket

From the layout to the little old lady who hands out samples, we explain the psychological tricks the supermarket uses to get you to buy food you don't want<p><i>This is the first part of a two-part series on how to get the most of your supermarket-shopping experience. Part One discusses how supermarkets</i> …

Columbia University

13 Turkey Burgers That Will Make You Forget About Beef

<i>Header image: Guacamole Turkey Burger</i>We constantly find ourselves asking the question why no love for the Turkey Burger? It’s cheap, lean and far …

Burgers

DIY Dim Sum: How to Make Authentic Soup Dumplings at Home

Making soup dumplings isn't hard. Okay, it kind of is. But this step-by-step video will teach you everything you need to know.<p>Soup dumplings fall in the category of "delicious things we love to order when we're out, but would never even dream of making at home." Until now, that is. This dim sum …

Food & Dining

Mens Fashion Basics

July 12, 2017<p>The biggest challenge a lot of men face when it comes to improving their style is lack of funds... But money shouldn't hold you back …

British Airways parent helps U.K. stocks extend win streak

LONDON (MarketWatch) — U.K. stocks turned higher Monday, with gains for International Consolidated Airlines Group SA helping the benchmark FTSE 100 …

The Non-Judgmental Guide to Getting Seriously Into Tea

My friend Laura is way more into wine than tea, so it took some cajoling to get her to travel an hour and a half away from home to a tiny tea shop in a Queens strip mall, where we settled in for a three-hour tasting of teas from all over China and Taiwan.<p>"I want you to see the amazing teas I keep …

Tea

A new D-Link Wi-Fi camera drops at CES 2015

D-Link seems to be channeling Belkin WeMo with its new $120 Wi-Fi camera and optional bundled accessories.<p>LAS VEGAS -- Security cameras aren't a new product category for D-Link, but the company has just announced an addition to the lineup -- the $120 HD Wi-Fi Camera (model number DCS-935L).<p>The …

At Harvard, Wharton, Columbia, MBA startup fever takes hold

(Poets&Quants) — On their Kickstarter video, Columbia Business School MBA candidates Connor Wilson and Nolan Walsh stand in a room where a group of …

Intel is betting $25 million on smart eyewear-maker Vuzix (updated)

Intel clearly sees big potential in the smart eyewear market. In addition to putting its processors in Google Glass and teaming up with Luxottica to create high-tech glasses, it has now invested major cash in internet-connected eyewear-maker Vuzix. According to Vuzix, Intel has just bought $24.8 …

Alienware Alpha Review: A Gaming PC In A Tiny Package

For a long time, if you wanted to get into PC gaming and experience the highest quality models, textures, and shaders that developers could come up with, you had to buy an overpriced gaming rig from someone like Alienware, a more affordable PC from a shady OEM, or build a machine yourself. It was …

The Fastest Stars in the Universe May Approach Light Speed

Our sun orbits the Milky Way's center at an impressive 450,000 mph. Recently, scientists have discovered stars hurtling out of our galaxy at a couple …

These college presidents make at least $1 million

As the cost of college continues to put millions of students in debt, college presidents are making more and more money.<p>Thirty-six private college presidents were paid more than $1 million in 2012, according to a report from the Chronicle of Higher Education released Sunday.<p>Median pay was up 2.5% …

10 Reasons Our Universe Might Actually Be Virtual Reality

Physical realism is the view that the physical world we see is real and exists by itself, alone. Most people think this is self-evident, but physical …