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The Rise of the Guest Chef

Can’t get to Paris, San Sebastián or Tokyo for dinner? With more and more chefs making cameo appearances in each other’s kitchens, you could just wait for one of the world’s top toques to pop up in a restaurant near you<p>By<p>Jay Cheshes<p><b>IN EARLY JULY,</b> Blaine Wetzel flew halfway around the world to cook …

4 Healthy Drinks That Aren't Boring

Quench your thirst without sipping extra sugar<p>In a recent study from the University of Glasgow, researchers found that some juices may be just as bad for your health as drinking sugary sodas. How come? Most juice has added sugar, the researchers say, which means the average glass is less healthy …

23 Most YOLO Pastas Of 2013

Pasta is always perfect. But sometimes it's fun to shake things up a little bit.

19 Audacious Ways To Make Pigs In A Blanket

...and THIS little piggy wrapped itself in pastry.

7 Quick Tips for Better Business Writing

Want your words to wow? Take this basic advice to write more effective emails, memos, and other professional materials.<p>I took many writing classes in college but perhaps the most useful was one focused on business writing. My classmates and I spent a semester editing example after example of …

Obamacare Signups Surge As 29,000 Enroll For Health Insurance On Sunday And Monday

WASHINGTON, Dec 4 (Reuters) - About 29,000 people signed up for health insurance through the troubled HealthCare.gov website on Sunday and Monday, a number that is higher than the site's first month of operation in October, sources familiar with the numbers said on Wednesday.<p>In October, only about …

25 Books That Changed The Course Of History

But what about the lives of an entire generation? Can a book change the future?<p>Miriam Tuliao, assistant director of central collection development at the New York Public Library, helped us come up with a list of 25 books that changed the course of history.<p>From the Torah to Orwell's "1984," these 25 …

Literature

12 Successful Tech Executives Who Wake Up Really Early

This story originally appeared on Business Insider<p>If you want to be successful, you might have to roll out of bed a little earlier.<p>Many of tech's go-getters function well on little sleep. Others are woken up by product releases, emails, and the desire to workout.<p>Here are successful people who often …

Tim Cook

Early Riser? What You Should Do When You Wake Up

Whether you require a lot of sleep or a little, if you're like most leaders, you're probably up early. Here's what that means.<p>Margaret Thatcher was famous for needing only four hours of sleep. That's the popular wisdom, at least; her critics might argue that chronic sleep deprivation explains some …

Sleep

The Benefits of Waking Up Early

I've been doing something lately that has totally shifted my life. It's simple, but it changes everything.<p>What is it? It's getting up early.<p>I know it sounds crazy, but I have learned to love it.<p>When I wake up early, I allow myself to really benefit from the day, the light and the sun. I allow …

15 Books That Changed Women Forever

Here, an excellent lists of must-read literature for women throughout their lives.<p>‬<p>When E. Jean Carroll interviewed the inimitable <i>Fear of Flying</i> author Erica Jong for ELLE's November issue, she mentioned a few books that "gave women ideas." She listed classics of gender studies 101 like Mary …

J.D. Salinger's Unpublished Stories Leaked Online — But How?

Photo: Lotte Jacobi, 1950.<p>For classic literature fans, the ultimate holiday gift just came early — and for free. Three previously unreleased short …

Landscape photographer of the year 2013 – in pictures

The winners of the inaugural Take a View Landscape Photographer of the Year awards have been announced

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 …

The 10 Greatest Books Ever, According to 125 Top Authors (Download Them for Free)

Earlier this month, we highlighted The 10 Greatest Films of All Time According to 846 Film Critics. Featuring films by Hitchcock, Kubrick, Welles and …

16 Sinful Hot Chocolate Recipes You Have to Try

We know it’s hard to put down your pumpkin spiced latte in favor of any other warm winter drink. But that will get a whole lot easier once you read these 16 absolutely sinful hot chocolate recipes. Looks like its time to start stocking up on marshmallows! ;)<p>1. French Vanilla Hot Chocolate: French …

Prskalo Waterfall, Serbia

The Only Books on JFK’s Assassination You Need to Read

Of the countless books written about JFK’s death 50 years ago, these are the only five that count—from the boiling hate pot of Dallas to definitive …

15 Breathtaking Images Of Cities Viewed From High Above

Whenever you visit a city anywhere in the world, some of the hardest shots to take are those sprawling images of the city beneath you.<p>Unless you’re …

38 ways to truly feel thankful this Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is my favourite American holiday, because in its essence it’s an officially recognized celebration of that great universal truth: It’s …

Dance Hall

To Grow Sweeter Produce, California Farmers Turn Off The Water

A week without water can easily kill the average person.<p>But a garden that goes unwatered for months may produce sweeter, more flavorful fruits than anything available in most mainstream supermarkets — even in the scorching heat of a California summer. Commercial growers call it "dry farming," and …

The Science Behind Honey’s Eternal Shelf Life

Modern archeologists, excavating ancient Egyptian tombs, have often found something unexpected amongst the tombs’ artifacts: pots of honey, thousands …

How Restaurants Are Using Technology to Deliver Better Customer Service

The next frontier for social media and smartphones may well be the restaurant table.<p>Consumers want to see the new technology they use integrated into their dining experience, a new study from Technomic on consumer-facing technology shows, especially if it will speed up the process of getting their …

How to Make Perfect Coffee

The science of what makes coffee great<p><i>Coffee has become recognized as a human necessity. It is no longer a luxury or an indulgence; it is a corollary of human energy and human efficiency.</i><p><i>-</i> William H. Ukers, <i>All About Coffee</i> (1922)<p>It was November 23, 2010. We were in Surf City, North Carolina, …

Hot or not? How serving temperature affects the way food tastes

Scrolling through the restaurant reviews on TripAdvisor is to enter a grumbly old world. Everything seems to be lukewarm: the service, the coffee and, worse of all, the food. I must admit that if I'm in an unfamiliar place that has yet to earn my trust, a tepid cooked meal does inject an …

8 Amazing Maps of American Food

• Author: Cliff Kuang. Cliff Kuang Design<br>• Date of Publication: 10.17.13. 10.17.13<br>• Time of Publication: 6:30 am. 6:30 am<p>WIRED partnered with Food Network …

A History of the Cake Mix, the Invention That Redefined 'Baking'

From their invention in the Depression to their postwar popularity, cake mixes are an expression of American ingenuity (and marketing)<p>Before you turn up your nose when your mom offers to bring a box of cake mix to your house the next time she visits, consider the story of how the much-maligned …