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5 Eco-Friendly Cities Built From The Ground Up

From Incheon, South Korea, to Osceola County, Florida<p><b>Lavasa</b> <i><br>Maharashtra, India</i><br>Planned population: 300,000<br>Projected completion date: 2021<br>Lavasa's designers are using biomimicry to transform an arid site in India's Western Ghats into a lush city. Building foundations will store moisture, as trees do, …

What is talent – and can science spot what we will be best at?

My interest in the science of talent has a personal backstory. By the age of three, I'd had 21 ear infections and after an operation to remove fluid …

35 Beaches You Should Visit In Your Lifetime

We've scoured world to find the best beaches you should put on your bucket list.<p>There's something for everyone: we found beaches where you can swim with penguins, relax under ancient Mayan ruins, bask on volcanic black sand, and more.

Smartphone market share consolidates at top, study shows

The smartphone market leaders are more entrenched, and that's bad news for the underlings, based on a new study from ComScore.<p>ComScore's latest MobiLens report had no shifts in status among the major phone manufacturers and mobile operating systems in the three months ended in May, but the top two …


Feast Your Eyes: Road Trip Snacks

<i>Each week, we'll be scanning through recipes for exceptional photos from our community, and sharing our favorites.</i><p><i>Today: Our favorite community photos from Your Best Road Trip Snacks make us want to plan our next long trip -- if only for the snacks we can bring along.</i><p>There's no time like summer to …

Personalized Recipe Recommendations and Search

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Confessions of a Culinary Student: Efficiency in the Kitchen

Wavebreakmedia Ltd<p><b>Curious about cooking? High-pressure culinary school requires a lot of time and money. We asked present and former culinary</b> …

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Bon Appétit Magazine: Recipes, Cooking, Entertaining, Restaurants

Housewife Sangria: My Secret Cocktail for Drinking Responsibly

I love to enjoy an icy cocktail on the beach, more than one, even. But overdoing it is a surefire way to ruin a lovely vacation. When I pour a …