Gerthie Andersson

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Life at Sea with Legendary Greek Fishermen

<i>“I learned from my grandfather and my father. This knowledge will be lost, as there is no one to follow the tradition. When we’re gone, it’s over. I</i> …

25 Museums You Need to Visit in Your Lifetime

The breathtaking art collections (and striking architecture) are certainly worth the trip.<p>TripAdvisor recently released its list of the world's top 25 museums, a comprehensive ranking includes places from all corners of the world.

Porsche Mission E Concept: Charging for the Tesla P90D

With near-Ludicrous performance and a fast-charging system that leaves Tesla in the dust, Porsche's concept electric sedan clearly draws a bull's-eye on Musk's dream machine.<p>Porsche’s Mission E may be very explicitly a concept car—its exaggerated lines and ridiculous ride height attest to that. But …

Architizer

The Nissan Gripz Concept will be the CUV That Killed the Z-Car

Your sportscars are dead, and crossovers will feast on their bones.<p>The real punch in the gut isn't that the Gripz is handsome (it is, in a sense) or fundamentally flawed in any noticeable way (it will surely be a satisfactory sporty crossover when it goes into production), but the stillborn cars …

Nissan Leaf

Toyota just showed its hydrogen-powered car at the Frankfurt Motor Show

The Japanese brand that pioneered the hybrid gas-electric powertrain sees hydrogen cars as the end-game, following plug-in hybrids and full-electric vehicles.<p>The region's new CEO, Johan van Zyl, told reporters on the sidelines of the Frankfurt auto show on Monday that "It's not a question of if, …

Autos

Dale Talde's 'Proudly Inauthentic' Take on McDonald's Chicken Nuggets and Apple Pie

Chef Dale Talde, who just published his cookbook Asian-American, wants you to make McDonald's' chicken nuggets and apple pie at home...except way better.<p><b>Dale Talde</b>, the New York- and New Jersey-based chef behind Talde, Pork Slope, and Thistle Hill Tavern, and more popularly known as a two-season …

New Disney Restaurant App Stirring Up Controversy

A new app will help you get that reservation—for a price.<p>Desperate Disneygoers who want to snag a covetedtable at some of the park’s hottest …

31 Quick and Easy Recipes For Fall

You'll want to bookmark these easy weeknight recipes that embrace the cooler weather.<p><b>17 Simple Fall Weeknight Meals</b><p>Simple dinners that will soon become staple favorites. <b>See the recipes</b>.<p><b>Slow-Cooker Pulled Chicken</b><p>Just the recipe to transition from summer to fall. <b>Get the recipe</b>.<p><b>Veggie-Filled …

Cooking

How To Successfully Quit Your Job and Move Abroad

We all dream of that moment: the day when you gracefully hand in your two weeks notice and decide you're going to quit your job, follow your dreams and move abroad. Shortly after graduating from college I was living in New York City, working with a company that I loved and making over 55,000 a …

Secrets from the Swanson Kitchen, SF Edition

One of the best things about having friends who cook (apart from the obvious benefit of the great meals they whip up) is that you can learn so much …

This sand castle hotel is your inner child's end-of-summer dream come true

Sand castles excite the imagination, so it was only a matter of time before someone figured out how to make it possible to actually stay in one.<p>The …

Weather Myths You Definitely Believe, Debunked

<i>By: Lee Breslouer</i><p><i>Credit: Shutterstock / Jennifer Bui/Thrillist</i><p>What we know about the weather has changed significantly over time. While the ancient Greeks once believed that Zeus controlled lightning in the sky, we're pretty confident that the Illuminati does that. Even with those scientific …

Weather

The Crazy Scrambled Egg Hack You Have To See To Believe

Every day, it seems, we find a new, more complicated way to cook eggs. We bake where we once hard-boiled, brûlée where we once fried -- and if all else fails, we trot out the sous vide machine. But for perfect, no-frills scrambled eggs, the secret is dead simple: Poach them.<p>This technique, which …

Breakfast

Eleven Days: When Agatha Christie went missing

In an exclusive short story for BBC Culture and BBC Britain, Kate Mosse writes a fictional account of the 11 mysterious days when the popular crime writer vanished.<p><b>Eleven Days</b><p>A sharp slip of cold air as she winds down the window. A laundered handkerchief to clean the inside of the windscreen. Black …

Literature

Cars Shine at the Frankfurt Motor Show: Pictures

Toshiba's latest laptop does convertibility on the cheap

With recent models from Dell and Lenovo tablet laptop hybrids <i>a la</i> Surface are suddenly <i>de rigeur</i>. If those models are outside your budget, Toshiba has just introduced its own low-cost Windows 10 model, the Satellite Click 10. It weighs in at a scant 2.2 pounds and when you detach the keyboard, …

Windows 10

Apple Watch scores high satisfaction marks in recent poll

Apple Watch owners are giving a strong thumb's up to the wearable device, according to a new poll from 451 Research.<p>Among 145 Apple Watch owners questioned, 54 percent said they're "very satisfied" with the device, while 33 percent said they're "somewhat satisfied" with it, resulting in a hefty 87 …

12 Sneaky Storage Tricks for a Tiny Bathroom

There's more room in those slim spaces and tight corners than you think.<p>Keep everything you need right at your fingertips — but off your countertops.

How to cook with turmeric, the super healthy trendy root

Long used in Indian and Caribbean cooking, turmeric is starting to show up in everything from bottled smoothies to beauty products. Turmeric is getting lots of attention because the active ingredient in it, curcumin, has potent anti-inflammatory properties and has been shown to be beneficial in …

Kirsty Mitchell’s Enchanting "Wonderland" Photos Honor Her Late Mother with a Spectacular Book

We've been following fine art photographer Kirsty Mitchell for years as she revealed new chapters of her enchanting <i>Wonderland</i> series. The self-proclaimed “artist with a camera” released image after image of the extraordinary series, giving us a glimpse of the amount of work that goes into each …

Self-Publishing

Turn an Overload of Tomatoes into Homemade Ketchup

<i>Can the homemade kind "ketchup" to the store-bought?</i><p>Wooed by an alluring photo, a modest ingredient list, and curiosity, I made ketchup from scratch this week. The two-hour long process required roasting, milling, reducing, and whirring—ultimately transforming four pounds of tomatoes into three …

Beyond London: 10 Other Places to Discover in the U.K

Not that there's anything wrong with London, but Hopper wanted to find you some other places to fly in England, Scotland, Northern Ireland, and Wales! Some are large cities, other tiny dot-sized villages hidden in the rolling countryside.<p><b>Oxford, England</b><p>Yes, Oxford is the home of Oxford, one of the …

Ireland

Venomous, Tree-Dwelling Spiders Surprise Scientists

Most people likely wouldn't react well to being surprised by a venomous spider, but recently, scientists at Booderee National Park in Australia were excited when a highly venomous funnel-web spider appeared without warning.<p>Many species of funnel-web spiders, named for their funnel-shaped webs, are …

An Essential Guide to Sparkling Wines

There's much more to these varieties than bubbles.<p>Here's a great party trick: Confidently rattling off the difference between Champagne, cava, cremant, and more.

Beautifully Engineered: 26 Phenomenal Photos of Bridges

Photo by John Cunniff<p>Photo by Roman Boed<p>Photo by Nelson L.<p>Photo by Arno Hoyer<p>Photo by Frank Schulenburg<p>Photo by Esin Üstün<p>Photo by Luke Ma<p>Photo by …

A Petite Apartment Doesn't Stop This Designer From Living Large

Max Sinsteden makes room in his studio for two couches, an art collection, and even a party-ready bar.<p><b>DOUGLAS BRENNER:</b> <b>Did you know that the first house Elsie de Wolfe ever decorated is right down the street?</b><p><b>MAX SINSTEDEN:</b> Strangely, when the rental agent showed me this studio apartment, it sort of …

Apple’s Moment On The Catwalk Is Here

If you, like Andy Sachs, don’t believe that fashion is important, Apple just gave you a nudge in the right direction. While not many particularly cared, the first Apple Watch Hermès is a harbinger of something quite interesting.<p>First, a bit about the watch. The only real difference, aside from the …

Queen Elizabeth Becomes Britain’s Longest Reigning Monarch

Prince Charles