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Alabama captures national title with overtime win over Georgia

ATLANTA — Analyzing Alabama's dramatic 26-23 overtime win over Georgia in the College Football Playoff championship game.<p><b>1. Dynasty won’t be denied</b><p>Georgia owned Alabama in a way no opponent had during the Nick Saban era, but only for 30 minutes. While Georgia players gathered on their sideline as …

College Football

ELLE Brazil Recreates 5 Iconic Paintings With Real People, And The Results Are Impressive

We’ve seen many recreations of famous artwork over the last couple of years, each time breathing new life into all-too-familiar landscapes. The …

Tomato and Roasted Garlic Pie

Makes one 9" pie<p>If you haven’t used Taleggio before, now is the perfect time to try it. Don’t be put off by the smell; this cheese has a very mild flavor and is an ideal complement to fresh tomatoes.<p>August 2017Print<p>Ingredients<p>2½ pounds mixed heirloom tomatoes, cored, sliced ¼-inch thick<p>3 …

Recipes

Google Play Music gets more personalized with New Release Radio, customized to your tastes

It’s no longer enough to simply offer on-demand music as part of the value proposition for music streaming services – you have to enable discovery of new tunes and make recommendations, too. While it’s fair to say that Spotify is leading the market in terms of its influential playlist selections, …

8 High-Protein Dinners Ready in 15 Minutes or Less

Most nights, I decide what to cook for dinner based on how long it's going to take me from start to finish. Sometimes I don't mind a leisurely hour …

New Research Suggests Earth Started Its Days as a Giant Ball of Mud

Mud-slinging is in our roots.<p><i>Giant Convecting Mud Balls of the Early Solar System</i> might sound like a horror movie from the 1960s, but as a recently …

NASA Just Released a Bunch of Its Software For Free

Here's what's worth downloading.<p>NASA has just released its 2017-2018 software catalogue, and everything is available for free download, without any …

Couple builds their own adventurous 204 sq. ft. modern shed home

Smaller homes need not feel like coffin boxes -- that's what the purveyors of "big is always better" want you to think. We've seen numerous times how …

How to Get a First Class Upgrade Every Time

Until recently, if you had even mid-tier elite status with an airline, you could bet on getting upgraded from economy to business or first class on …

This map shows the startling impact our 'human footprint' is having on the planet

A new map of the ecological footprint of humans shows that 97 per cent of the most species-rich places on Earth have been seriously altered in the …

A 31-year-old who's been traveling the world for 5 years explains how she affords it

She had been living in Tampa, Florida, preparing and saving for open-ended travel for the past two years.<p>During the day, she worked at a foreclosure law firm, and a few nights a week, she moonlighted at bars and promotional events.<p>About five years later, Ragusa has only been back to the US twice.<p>In …

Grand Canyon

15 Chic Tote Bags Your Work Wardrobe Isn't Complete Without

If you’re reading this, then at some point in the distant (or not-so-distant past), the end of August signified a time for back-to-school shopping …

22 Science Jokes Only Smart People Will Understand

Old statisticians never die. They just get broken down by age and sex.

How Bad Is Your Breakfast Food? We Ranked 10 Popular Items

<i>By Laura Newcomer, Life by Daily Burn</i><p>By now most of us know that we’re supposed to eat breakfast. Noshing first thing in the morning has been shown …

The Workout That Turns Your Body Into a Ripped Machine

Think your workouts are hard? Try going a few rounds with the top trainers and elite fighters on Thailand’s gym road<p>Johnny Cash is burning.<p>The almost-life-size portrait of the singer tattooed on Alan Belcher’s left arm roasts in the midday heat, but the UFC champ hardly notices as he leans on the …

Today's Oceans Are Different Than They Were Twenty Years Ago

While we can’t say that climate change causes El Nino, the evidence is mounting that the warming of our planet could be intensifying the natural phenomenon, which in turn can lead to some extreme weather events. New research published today in the journal <i>Nature Climate Change</i> found that half of the …

7 Tricks for Never Forgetting Your Manners Anywhere in the World

As an etiquette expert, I am often called upon to give presentations to corporations and associations around the world. I’ve learned that each …

3 things you must know about using your DSLR camera

Walk down the Magnificent Mile in Chicago, through any major intersection in Manhattan, or past a million other tourist hotspots and you'll probably see dozens of DSLR photographers snapping away.<p>It's easy to understand why people buy DSLRs. Pros use them. They're bigger and more expensive than …

Mobile Photography

iOS 9.3 brings all-new 3D Touch shortcuts

3D Touch gets a big boost in iOS 9.3, the latest version of Apple’s mobile operating system.<p>On top of the various other “what to expect” features we’ve told you about, the iOS update, which arrived yesterday, also adds a host of new shortcuts you can use from the home screen for all standard …

6 simple ways to take better photos on any camera

But even as we all take more and more pictures, many of us assume our talents are limited. "Real" photographers use expensive equipment and have "good eyes" for pictures. The reality is that much of the difference between pros and everyone else can be broken down into a few simple guidelines.<p>Here …

Mobile Photography

Top 10 Best Scuba Diving Masks of 2018

Your scuba diving mask is usually the first piece of diving equipment you will buy. The best scuba mask will give you a great field of vision, won’t …

Scuba Diving

Release Me (7 photos)

It takes a woman with a sure sense of self to model in a spread like this. Lily Kwong is a 22-year-old sociology and urban studies major at Columbia and an Elite model. (In 2009, Vogue even went so far as to call her an “It Girl.”) In this wonderfully dark spread, she collaborated with photographer …

The Statues and Symbolic Gestures that Link Ancient Göbekli Tepe, Easter Island, and Other Sites Around the World

Ancient monuments left by mankind present an unsolved enigma: why do humanoid statues from many prehistoric sites— from those found at Göbekli Tepe …

Einstein's Theory of General Relativity

In 1905, Albert Einstein determined that the laws of physics are the same for all non-accelerating observers, and that the speed of light in a vacuum …

21 Tasty Mocktails to Sip on This Season

We get it. Sometimes you’re just not up for drinking alcohol at a party. Maybe you have an important meeting the next day, maybe you’re just tired of boozing or maybe you have other health-related reasons for avoiding the liquor this year. From holiday-themed drinks to spritzers and punches, here …

Man gives woman with ex-girlfriend's name a world trip - CNN.com