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7 Things You Didn't Know About Memorial Day

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WWII love letters tell of romance and tragedy

It was not until three years after her mother died in 1990 that DeRonda Elliott opened the suitcase containing the letters her parents exchanged during World War II.<p>Despite her mother’s urging, she had never been able to bring herself to read them. It was her parents’ private story. Her father, …

This Arizona 'Castle' Is A Beautiful And Well-Preserved Mistake

When it comes to national monuments, Montezuma"s Castle near the town of Camp Verde, Arizona, is one of my favorite mistakes.<p>The riverside cliff dwelling is believed to be made and once inhabited by the Sinagua people, a pre-Columbian culture closely related to the Hohokam and other indigenous …

Sienna Miller’s Best Looks at Cannes: How the Festival Judge Ruled the Red Carpet

There are few actresses now who possess innate cool quite like <b>Sienna Miller.</b> The 33-year-old actress already demonstrated her transformation from reigning queen of the boho princesses into a modern, minimal, master favoring clean lines from labels like Calvin Klein Collection, Céline, and Sonia …

How the eyes betray your thoughts

Look closer at eye movements and you can find out what’s happening inside somebody’s head, says Mo Costandi.<p>It’s sometimes said that the eyes are windows into the soul, revealing deep emotions that we might otherwise want to hide. Although modern science precludes the existence of the soul, it does …

The Brain

Why did men stop wearing high heels, anyway?

You have probably heard by now that a woman wearing flat shoes—albeit, flats with rhinestones—was turned away from the red carpet at the Cannes Film Festival this week, due to inappropriate footwear. It seems this happened to a handful of women above the age of 50 (who knew they were even <i>allowed</i> at …

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Humans 'will become God-like cyborgs within 200 years'

The amalgamation of man and machine will be the ‘biggest evolution in biology’ claims Professor Yuval Noah Harari<p>Wealthy humans are likely become cyborgs within 200 years as they gradually merge with technology like computers and smart phones, a historian has claimed.<p>Yuval Noah Harari, a professor …

Oldest Human Fossil Found, Redrawing Family Tree

Discovery pushes back the origin of our genus, Homo, by half a million years.<p>In a rare congruence of new evidence, two fossil jaws cast a fused beam of light on one of the darkest mysteries in human evolution: the origin of our genus <i>Homo</i>. The two lower jaws—one a reconstruction of a pivotal …

As Clinton Asks For Release Of Emails, An Undisclosed Number Remain Private

The former secretary of state said late Wednesday that she's asked the State Department to release her emails. But questions remain about how those emails were selected to be sent to State — and what might have been left out.<p>The State Department asked, and Hillary Clinton's reply was swift and …

Apple May Include USB 3.0 Ports on Upcoming 12.9-Inch 'iPad Pro'

Following up on a report from earlier today claiming Apple has pushed back its plans for the so-called "iPad Pro", asking suppliers to begin production in September rather than this quarter, <i>The Wall Street Journal</i> weighs in with its own claim that Apple is indeed now targeting the second half of …

The cars we’ll be driving in the world of 2050

What will the cars of 2050 look like? What will power them? Will they even have a steering wheel? Sven Beiker peers under the bonnet of tomorrow’s autos.<p>Car companies have recently been telling us what the car of 2020 will be like: autonomous is one word used, electric is another, and it will be …

General Motors

The Best Thanksgiving Sides Ever

We've tracked down 13 can't-miss recipes for dishes that will threaten to upstage the main event at your Thanksgiving table.<p>Photo: William …

Ten of the world's most mind-blowing landscapes

Gazing at a remarkable view for the first time is one of travel’s greatest thrills – and these 10 landscapes are among the most mind-blowing we’ve ever seen.<p>Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming, USA<p>Yellowstone National Park has an embarrassment of astonishing sights, from the thundering waterfalls of …

National Parks

The Best Food Books Of 2013

There has been a slew of high-profile cookbooks published in 2013, from major chef tomes to influential restaurant cookbooks. But in addition to all these great cookbooks, 2013 has also been a good year for food books that aren't cookbooks.<p>This year's crop of food books range from provocative …

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The Irish Monster

Old-Fashioned Thanksgiving Recipes | Slideshow | Leite's Culinaria

Oysters. Friends. Champagne. And these shucking instructions. What more could you possibly need?<p>This little make-ahead number is easy as can be, …

Homemade KIND Bars

<i>To skip the photo tutorial and go straight to the recipes, click on these links:</i><p>Are you a fan of KIND bars like me? They are by far my favorite …

10 Recipe Ideas for Smoothies

Creamy Date Smoothie<p>Get the recipe.<p>Spiced Pumpkin Smoothie<p>Get the recipe.<p>Gingery Berry and Oat Smoothie<p>Get the recipe.<p>Mango Smoothie<p>Get the …

Recipes

Herbed, Roasted Turkey

1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees with rack in lowest position. Remove packet of giblets and neck from cavity. Discard liver. Rinse remaining giblets …

Recipes

Gramercy Tavern's Monkey Bread

To make this monkey bread, balls of buttery brioche are rolled in cinnamon sugar, proofed, and baked in caramel sauce. As if brioche on its own wasn't indulgent enough, <i>The Gramercy Tavern Cookbook</i> uses liberal amounts of heavy cream, dark brown sugar, and fresh vanilla bean as the perfect foil for …

8 Food Blog Links We Love

<i>We've scoured the web, found our favorite food blog posts, and now we're bringing them right to your desktop. It’s hard work, but someone has to do it.</i><p>This weekend, instead of patiently waiting all day to have your post-dinner treat, turn your normal eating schedule on its head and eat dessert …

Too Many Cooks: What's Your Favorite Kind of Pie?

<i>You'll be hearing from the staff at Food52 in Too Many Cooks, our group column in which we pool our answers to questions about food, cooking, life, and more.</i><p>We like pie -- we really, really like pie. There's one for every season, and it's perfectly acceptable for breakfast consumption. We've even …

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