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Meet the 30 Under 30 Players Who Will Change the Design Industry

From interior designers to home tech innovators, here are the biggest names from Forbes’ list to now know<p>This week, Forbes unveiled its 30 Under 30 list celebrating the influencers and innovators shaking up everything from the culinary space to social entrepreneurship. Among the 600 selected across …

Washington University in St. Louis

This Great Course on Beating Procrastination Used to Be Paid, Now It’s Free

Productivity trainer Kosio Angelov built a paid course at Udemy on how to beat procrastination, and over a thousand people took it. Now Angelov has …

Productivity

This Gorgeous, Sustainable “Leather” Is Made From Pineapple Waste

Your future handbag will be made from fruit–not cow or petroleum.<p>When leather expert Carmen Hijosa visited the Philippines to consult with the leather industry there, she discovered two big problems: The leather was poor quality, and producing it was bad both for the local environment and the …

Sustainability

Pritzker Prize 2016 awarded to Alejandro Aravena - CNN Style

Written by Matthew Ponsford, CNN<p>Alejandro Aravena, the socially-conscious Chilean architect famed for building "half a good house," is the winner of this year's Pritzker Prize for architecture, the profession's highest honor.<p>Tom Pritzker, the chairman of the Hyatt Foundation which awards the prize, …

The 17 best US cities for people who really like to eat

Food- and drink-rating site Zagat asked editors around the country to make a case for the US city they believe had the biggest year in food. The editors looked at new openings, award-recognition, and national media attention to determine which cities had the most victorious years. The final list …

The 17 best books of the year, according to readers

Book recommendation sharing website Goodreads just released its 2015 Goodreads Choice Awards, the only major book awards chosen by readers themselves.<p>Goodreads users rated books that were published this year in a number of genres; the highest-rated book in each was declared the winner.<p>Keep …

A Harvard linguist reveals the most misused words in English

English, as a flexible, global language, has no such designated referee.<p>Therefore, there is no definitive answer to whether you're using a word "correctly."<p>It's all a matter of taste and context. But there are opinions. And some count more than others.<p>Steven Pinker is probably as good an expert to …

The Mid-Century Modern craze: clean-looking furniture for a dirty world

I moved apartments recently and figured I should buy some new furniture to fit the new space: a lounge chair, a couple of lamps, maybe a nightstand for the bedroom. I thought I'd find a wide, even paralyzing range of options, but everywhere I turned stores were pushing variations on the same style: …

The Easiest Way To Be A More Creative Person

Fueled by a love of biographies about musicians and artists, Carolyn Gregoire, a senior writer at <i>The Huffington Post</i>, wanted to know what it was that …

The Drinks That Were Big on Pinterest This Year

Massive California Methane Leak Made Visible

The ruptured Aliso Canyon gas well is spewing 62 million cubic feet of invisible methane into the San Fernando Valley each day, forcing evacuations …

Crack Pie

10 to 12 Servings<p>Prep Time: 40 min<p>Total Time: 15 min<p>Anyone who has taken a bite of Milk Bar's best selling crack pie immediately knows the reason for the sassy name. This rich, salty-sweet pie recipe has an irresistible oat cookie crust.<p>September 2010Print<p>Ingredients<p>Oat Cookie Crust<p>Nonstick …

Baking

A hard cider and bourbon cocktail for the holiday season

If you've never run across a Stone Fence — a Colonial-era tipple that combines hard cider with hard liquor — the holiday season is a good time to get acquainted, because it's a no-fuss workhorse of a cocktail. It's a crowd-pleaser that's both festive and potent.<p>The Stone Fence plays nicely with the …

What It Means To Be A 'Self-Taught Genius' In Art

What do Albert Einstein and a folk artist have in common?<p>Outsider art is a hairy term. <i>Outside of what exactly? According to whom?</i> In 1994, in a review of the Outsider Art Fair, Roberta Smith valiantly attempted to define the expression, stipulating outsider art to be "a somewhat vague, catchall …

The 10 Blockbuster Korean Beauty Trends of 2015

Ever since BB creams became a staple on our vanity it seems the demand for Korean beauty products has skyrocketed. And while products like sheet …

Makeup

10 Ways to Improve Your Hair With Almost Zero Effort

Let’s be honest — we’d do just about anything to be able to wake up in the morning with perfect hair. It seems too good to be true, but it’s actually easier than you might think. Whether you have a mane that wants to be tamed or want to improve the health of your natural hair, there are products …

6 Timeless Quotes on Creativity From Pablo Picasso

Despite his rocky beginning, Picasso, whose birthday is Oct. 25, became one of the most influential artists of the early 20th century, and has a lasting legacy that pushes our creative boundaries today.<p>3 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>This column originally</i> …

Creativity

50 Best Free Fonts Of 2015

The best free fonts from 2015, ultimate collection of <b>top 50 free fonts 2015</b> based on typeface style, concept and design. Brand new free fonts are …

20 Slow Cooker Meals to Cozy Up to This Fall

Crock pot cooking is the busy bee’s secret weapon for weeknight meals and cooking for a crowd. Although it’s a handy tool year-round, it’s particularly useful when temperatures drop and we start dreaming about comfort foods. Not only does it manage the cooking for you, but it keeps meals warm and …

Best Tankless Water Heater Reviews 2017

Are you in search for the best tankless water heater? Heating water for various functions has currently become a basic need for each and every home. …

10 delicious non-alcoholic cocktail recipes

<b>These refreshing non-alcoholic cocktails are perfect for designated drivers this summer. You may not even miss the booze...</b><p>Pink Grapefruit Cooler<p>Grapefruit juice, refreshing and tart, is making a come-back in cocktails today, so here is one with the sweeter succulence and rosy hue of the pink …

Check Out These Beautiful NASA Photos From Across the Solar System

It’s one of the most mysterious aspects of the universe—what, exactly, is out there? NASA’s Deep Space Network has for decades been helping us get …

Space

7 New Ways To Use Essential Oils In Your Beauty Routine

<i>Photo credit: Paul Delmont, Thrive Market</i><p><i>By Meagan Morris for Thrive Market</i><p>Sure, some creams and lotions developed by dermatologists and hair professionals work, but take a quick look at the contents on your favorite jar of $100 miracle potion -- chances are, at least of the few "magical" …

Our top chocolate cakes

Everyone loves a wedge of chocolate cake. Here are our all-time favourite recipes, from chefs such as Mark Hix, Diana Henry and Deliciously Ella.<p><b>Chocolate cakes</b><p><b>Mark Hix: Ronnie's chocolate cake</b><p><b>Chocolate cake for a glass of milk</b><p><b>Chocolate blackout cake</b><p><b>Flourless chocolate cake with Irish-coffee</b> …

Incredible new images reveal the secret lives of animals in the Serengeti

The scientists of Snapshot Serengeti mounted 225 cameras in a 434 square mile area as an expansion of the ongoing Serengeti Lion Project and the Tanzania Wildlife Research Institute's surveys of major species.<p>The cameras captured 1.2 million sets of photos (three photos per set) from June 2010 to …

How to learn 30 languages

Some people can speak a seemingly impossible number of tongues. How do they manage it, asks David Robson, and what can we learn from them?<p>Out on a sunny Berlin balcony, Tim Keeley and Daniel Krasa are firing words like bullets at each other. First German, then Hindi, Nepali, Polish, Croatian, …

Language Learning

More than 1,200 companies are joining en elite club that could transform capitalism

Any company can stock its office vending machines with free bottles of organic coconut water and profess to care about its workers and the environment, but one non-profit is trying to make sure that these companies make good on those claims.<p>B Lab is based in Wayne, Pennsylvania, and it's the …