Wanda Martin

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Truffle Hunting in Alba

A few weeks ago, I headed up to Alba in search of the ​tartufo bianco​, that coveted white truffle so hidden in the hard dirt of the Langhe region that finding even a small one is like striking gold, the edible kind. In order to prepare for my 72 hours of truffles, I fasted on water and plain …

If You Love Your Dive Bar, Then Kill It!

We catch a lot of flak for introducing readers to classic, hidden, and out of the way watering holes around the country. Many readers have admonished us for alerting tourists to their favorite bars, insisting that now the places will be crowded with gawking yokels drawn to the spot because of our …

So Science Is Doing a Pretty Good Job Making All Our Childhood Tech Dreams Come True

Here’s the bad news up front: we still don’t have the hoverboards that the movies of the 1980s promised us. (What’s taking so long? Get on it, people.)<p>Despite this unconscionable failure of the entire profession, scientists have otherwise been doing a <i>pretty</i> good job of whipping up even the most …

Watch: scans reveal how King Richard III died in battle

Scientists say the loss of the Richard III's helmet during battle left him helpless to multiple attacks during the Battle of Bosworth in 1485<p><b>King Richard II</b>I died in the midst of battle after losing his helmet and coming under a hail of blows from vicious medieval weapons, new research has …

Science Explains Why Female Tennis Players Can Serve As Fast As Men

A month ago at the Bank of the West Classic, Germany’s Sabine Lisicki hit a serve 131 miles per hour—the fastest ever recorded in women’s …

Hoard-Worthy Hair Products Your Strands Need Now

The products hairstylists, beauty editors, and tress obsessives swear by.<p>The no-fail products that hairstylists, beauty editors, and tress obsessives stock their kits with.

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An Asteroid Is Heading Close to Earth (VIDEO)

Don’t panic!<p>A large-ish asteroid is expected to pass close to Earth on Sunday, but what NASA means by “close” and what the average earthling means by …

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Pals Williams, Wozniacki play for US Open trophy

NEW YORK (AP) — Back in May, in the aftermath of early losses for both at the French Open, good friends Serena Williams and Caroline Wozniacki — who …

New York Fashion Week Spring 2015

A late summer heat wave calls for sporty separates and minimalist flats. See all the best looks from outside of the shows here.

The 5 Types of Boots Every Woman Should Own

The trick to building a perfect wardrobe is getting your basics straight first. Targeting your boot game for the season should be high on the list here are five that you'll return to over and over again from daywear to after dark.<p>The trick to building a perfect wardrobe is getting your basics …