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How to Enroll in Global Entry on Arrival

Global Entry can help travelers save time when entering the United States, allowing them to use a kiosk to scan their fingerprints and answer a few …

Flying

The Best Ways to Use 100,000 Membership Rewards Points

Increased welcome bonuses on popular travel rewards credit cards are a great way to earn a quick infusion of points or miles, and The Business …

British Airways

10 Truths to Keep You Going When Everything Goes Wrong

<i>“Today, on my forty-seventh birthday, I reread the suicide note I wrote on my twenty-seventh birthday about two minutes before my girlfriend, Carol,</i> …

Self-improvement

Even Great Chefs Disagree About This Befuddling Salad Conundrum

Here's a question <i>nearly</i> as divisive as Yanny or Laurel*: <b>When you set out to dress a pile of greens, do you drizzle first with the olive oil or with the vinegar?</b> (Have you ever considered the order of operations at all?)<p>At the tiny café where I cook, nary a green goes undressed. We wouldn't dare …

Vinegar

The Burger Lab

• <b>The Burger Lab</b><p>The Burger Lab Teriyaki BurgersJ. Kenji López-Alt<p>The Burger Lab Homemade Burger King Whopper-Style CheeseburgersJ. Kenji López-Alt<p>The Burger Lab Pimento-Jalapeño CheeseburgersJ. Kenji López-Alt<p>The Burger Lab Thick and Juicy Home-Ground Grilled CheeseburgersJ. Kenji López-Alt<p>The Burger …

Cooking

A Guide to Every Type of Yogurt - Chowhound

If you’re like me, you’re in an on-again, off-again relationship with yogurt. It’s obviously great, but the decision fatigue can be dizzying. Some …

Nutrition

The Science of Well-Being

7 ways to transform your Netflix account into a movie lover’s dream

Think you've perfected art of watching Netflix? Not so fast...<p>Sure, you may have found the coziest blanket to cuddle with on the couch <i>and</i> finally …

25 Quotes About Mindfulness That Will Change the Way You Live Your Life

For most of us, multitasking has become a way of life. We are expected to do it all, know it all, and always be 10 steps ahead. But are we actually doing ourselves a disservice by constantly running on autopilot? What are we missing out on? The concept of mindfulness focuses on bringing your full …

Mindfulness

How to Fold 5 High-Flying Stunt Paper Airplanes

John Collins knows how to make a piece of paper go the distance. In 2012, he set the world record for the farthest flight for a paper aircraft. …

9 Voice-Recorder Apps That Won't Miss a Second

From basic to full-featured, these apps are sound choices.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, but we may earn affiliate commissions from buying …

21 Worthless Foods a Nutritionist Will Immediately Cut From Your Diet

Want to start eating healthier and lose weight? Four nutrition experts share the red-flag foods you should avoid as part of a healthy diet.

Are you ready? Here is all the data Facebook and Google have on you

Want to freak yourself out? I’m going to show just how much of your information the likes of Facebook and Google store about you without you even realising it.<p>Google knows where you’ve been<p>Google stores your location (if you have location tracking turned on) every time you turn on your phone. You …

Time I

One of the greatest mysteries surrounding Prince has been solved

When the public was informed of Prince’s untimely death, people immediately took to sharing videos of their favorite live performances to showcase …

12 Daily Reminders We Need to Read Every Morning for the Rest of the Year

<i>Where you ultimately end up this year is dependent on your daily attitude and response.</i>This morning one of our course students, Monica—a recovering …

20+ Science Facts We Didn't Know at The Start of 2017

It's been an incredible year for science.<p><b>1.</b> The speed of gravity is pretty much identical to the speed of light! This year, for the first time ever, …

74 Things That Blew Our Minds in 2017

The Atlantic’s science, technology, and health reporters learned a lot this year.<p>This past year, reporters on <i>The Atlantic</i>’s science, technology, and health desks worked tirelessly, writing hundreds of stories. Each of those stories is packed with facts that surprised us, delighted us, and in some …

University of Maryland

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Get your own corner of the Web for less! Register a new .COM for just $9.99 for the first year and get everything you need to make your mark online — …

Pantone’s Color Of The Year Is Here, And It’s As Nebulous As 2018 Looks

Terrifying or exciting? Ultra violet could be either.<p>It’s the color Prince crooned about, the color of royals, the color of clairvoyants–and the color Pantone has anointed as the embodiment of the coming year. The official color of 2018 is a saturated, intense, blue-toned shade of purple called …

Slooh Observatory Revamps Website to Welcome More Skywatchers

Slooh encourages community members to look up into the sky and share live space views with the re-launch of the observatory's official website, …

Solar System

Kinetic Sculptures Vol.2

Quotes From Socrates That Are Full Of Wisdom

Socrates. A Greek philosopher. An enigmatic genius. A genius who gave a whole new norm to the Western philosophy. The standard set by him, his …

How To Have A Happy Relationship With A Difficult Partner

So, you are married to someone who happens to be difficult to live with. Even though you are fully committed to your relationship, you find that they …

Happiness

Stop Using These 19 Common Words Until You Know What They Really Mean | Inc.com

<i>Absurdly Driven</i> <i>looks at the world of business with a skeptical eye and a firmly rooted tongue in cheek.</i><p>They’re just words, aren’t they?<p>Why shouldn’t they take on new meanings as people start to use them incorrectly?<p>Indeed, “silly” once mean “blessed” and then “pious.” There’s a certain justice in …

Hack Your Morning: 7 Ways To Get The Day Off To A Great Start

There’s a reason so many movies start with a montage that could be titled “main character oversleeps.”<p>Those precious first minutes, often called the most important of the day, have the power to set the tone for the ensuing twelve hours—for better or for worse. It’s a topic by which the Internet at …

Top 18 houseplants for purifying the air you breathe, according to NASA

Houseplants do wonders for a house: they breathe new life to a room, add a bright pop of color, and purify the air. Not all plants are equally …

15 Recipes for Brownies, Bars, and Blondies (It's Okay, Have Seconds)

Here are 15 recipes for all those second-helping needs.<p><b>It's so easy to grab a second brownie.</b> It's sitting right there, pre-portioned, practically asking you to nab it. So do it. That's what it's there for. Here are 15 brownies, bars, and blondies that are basically begging you to snag seconds.

The Right Way to Do Family Time

Research finds that quality, rather than quantity, counts most when it comes to spending time with your children<p>Surveys reveal that today’s busy parents feel guilty about spending too little time with their children—but the actual numbers on American family life tell a different story. Since the …

Child Care

The 100 best novels written in English: the full list

<b>1. The Pilgrim’s Progress by John Bunyan (1678)</b><p>A story of a man in search of truth told with the simple clarity and beauty of Bunyan’s prose make this the ultimate English classic.<p><b>2. Robinson Crusoe by Daniel Defoe (1719)</b><p>By the end of the 19th century, no book in English literary history had …

Literature

6 Small Shifts to the Way You Talk That Will Make You (and Everyone Else) Happier at Work

Ask us how we're doing at the end of a long, stressful workday, and chances are you’ll hear, “I’ve been better” or some equally snippy response. …