Sofia Fernandez

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The Food Lab: My 19 Favorite Summer Grilling Recipes

Even when I lived in a New York apartment, grilling (perhaps illegally, on my balcony) was my favorite way to spend a warm summer evening. Now that I'm out in the Bay Area, warm summer evenings don't really exist, but I've got far more room for grilling than I've ever had before, which means that …

Pearl Jam Play 'Vs.' in Full at South Carolina Concert

Saturday marked the 25th anniversary of Temple of the Dog's lone LP, but Pearl Jam's concert in Greenville, South Carolina instead focused on another …

Trent Reznor Recalls How David Bowie Helped Him Get Sober

<i>In our new David Bowie tribute issue, out January 29th, various artists pay tribute to the late singer, songwriter and pop innovator. In this</i> …

Chris Rock Rewriting Monologue Following Oscars Boycott

Despite calls for Chris Rock to withdraw from hosting and boycott the Oscars over the award show's lack of diversity among nominees, not only will …

Entertainment

WTF Is Happening in the Flint Water Crisis, Explained

Residents of Flint, Michigan, have been poisoned by the incompetence of the state government.<p>Thousands of children in the city have been exposed to …

How the Eagles' 'Greatest Hits' Invented a New Kind of Blockbuster

The old story goes that Glenn Frey, Don Henley and their bandmates were taking forever to finish <i>Hotel California</i> when their record label, Asylum, …

An interview with my dad: Catholicism and coming out

Not long ago, I was home in Chicago performing at a beloved local treasure called The Hideout Inn. The Hideout’s owner, a guy named Tim with enough …

20 Ways To Display Keepsakes From Your Travels And Trips

Adventure-worthy decor.

How Men And Women Process Emotions Differently

Are women "wired" to be more emotional? Not exactly -- but new research provides more evidence that the male and female brain may have very different ways of processing emotion.<p>Previous research has shown that women generally experience higher levels of emotional stimulation than men. Now, a new …

The First 21 Apps To Download For Your New iPhone 6

Every iPhone 6 comes with Apple's new iOS 8 mobile operating system pre-installed, which is capable of some great features like app extensions, widgets, and better-than-ever graphics.<p>We've collected the best apps to get your iPhone 6 ready for action.

How to bring order to your Mac's digital photo library

Admit it, your digital photo library is a mess. Between your phone and dSLR camera -- or just your phone alone -- you have thousands of photos and are adding more by the day. It's time to organize your photos so that they are safe and able to be easily browsed and shared.<p>First priority: backup<p>More …

MacBook Pro

Where is home?

More and more people worldwide are living in countries not considered their own. Writer Pico Iyer -- who himself has three or four “origins” -- …

How to spot birds, planes, and maybe even a superhero with your iPhone

Advertisement<p>2 Comments<p>Sometimes we get so caught up in connecting to each other on various social networks, we often forget that we are surrounded …

Talk Nerdy To Me - Jason Derulo "Talk Dirty" Parody

Geek

RebelMouse vs. WordPress VIP

After building the product for Huffington Post, and owning the product and engineering groups at AOL after we were acquired, it was clear to me there …

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The Historical Horror of Childbirth

Childbirth in much of human history has been a class act. The upper classes were encouraged to reproduce as much as possible, and a woman who was …

Blog

This year in SKIP’s Programs of Education, we are working with 229 students; 137 in primary and 92 in secondary. Our goal is, like every year, to …

Students

Take the Very First SAT from 1926

Today the College Board announced major changes to the SAT, including a return to the 1600-point scoring system and the elimination of the penalty …

10 Mnemonic Tricks for Never Forgetting Anything Again

<b>By Bruce Price</b><p>1. The rhyme.<p>For hundreds of years, schoolchildren started the study of American history with: "In 1492 Columbus sailed the ocean blue."<p>…

8 Things You May Not Know About Nutella

<b>1. Napoleon and Hitler are responsible for the world's Nutella addiction.</b><p>Back in 1806, Napoleon tried to freeze out British commerce as a means to …

Coffee and Walnut Layer Cake

Made this for my mum & dad yesterday, looked great but was a first attempt so a little unsure how it would taste. Didn’t need to worry, was fantastic …

Dessert

Allen Vingeron on gay marriage: Detroit archbishop compares Communion for gay marriage supporters to perjury.

As the Supreme Court considers two cases on gay marriage rights, the American Catholic church has been trying find their line in the sand on the …

How Hard Is it to Dissolve a Body?

During the Sicilian Mafia wars of the early 1980s, residents of Palermo feared the “white shotgun” or <i>lupara bianca</i>—a murder where the body …

Ramadan

Can you turn your phone into a universal remote?

Smartphones can do a lot of things these days. They give us turn-by-turn driving directions, show us the best places to eat nearby, check us in for a …

Apps

The Hobbit ring that may have inspired Tolkien put on show

In what was once the housekeeper's office of a Tudor mansion in Hampshire, a very odd golden ring glitters on a revolving stand in a tall perspex …

20 Things You Might Not Know About Jurassic Park

So far 30 million people have watched the <i>Jurassic World</i> trailer on YouTube. Here's a look back at the original.<p>1. Spielberg found out about <i>Jurassic</i> …

Jurassic Park

Jane Austen books ranked and reconsidered, from Emma to Persuasion.

Why do so many of Jane Austen’s smartest readers consider her weakest novel to be her best? <i>Persuasion</i>, the story of kind, helpful Anne Elliot—who …