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Laser scanning reveals 'lost' ancient Mexican city 'had as many buildings as Manhattan'

Groundbreaking lidar scanning reveals the true scale of Angamuco, built by the Purépecha from about 900AD<p>Archaeology might evoke thoughts of intrepid explorers and painstaking digging, but in fact researchers say it is a high-tech laser mapping technique that is rewriting the textbooks at an …

Archaeology

10 Tour Pro Ball Striking Tips

Need help with your ball striking? Check out these superb tips from 10 of the world's best players<p><b>10 Tour Pro Ball Striking Tips</b><p>As golfers, we are …

Golf

“Who Needs a Controversy Over the Inauguration?”: Reince Priebus Opens Up About His Six Months of Magical Thinking

Months after his chaotic resignation as chief of staff, and with his successor on the hot seat, Priebus comes clean about everything: the inauguration crowd-size fiasco, the decision to fire Comey, the Mooch, the tweets, how he helped saved Jeff Sessions’s job, and his mercurial former boss. “I …

Donald Trump

When You Buy a Disney World Ticket Did You Know All These Free Extras Are Included?

Disney World prices may have gone up earlier this month, but there's still plenty of free fun to be had once you're inside the gates of the Happiest …

Walt Disney Company

Bacon in the Oven

Not only does this oven method recipe free you from needing to constantly tend the bacon while it cooks, but it also produces superior results. Other pros: no bacon grease splatter all over your stovetop, no flipping (so you won't scald your forearms with oil), and …

Recipes

How The Darth Vader Comic Series Combines The Best Of Two Star Wars Eras

The difference between Darth Vader and Anakin Skywalker has always been apparent. A lot of people’s criticisms of the prequel trilogy was that it …

Science Fiction

26 "As Seen On TV" Products That Actually Work

I need all of these.

Shopping

Germany’s Most Underrated City Is the Place to Go in 2018

They're calling it "Mainhattan."<p>For its central location, Frankfurt is known as the “Gateway to Europe" — and travelers often only pass through, …

European Travel

Momofuku's David Chang Gives a Korean Food Tour Around Seoul for the 2018 Olympics

He is NBC's official food and culture expert during the Olympics.<p>Momofuku maestro David Chang is taking on a new role just for the 2018 Winter Olympics. This week, as NBC's official food and culture expert during the Winter Games, he's eating his way around South Korea for your viewing (and eating) …

Korean Food

The 10 Best Board Games for Toddlers

There's no more engaging entertainment than a board game. Here's how to let your toddler in on the fun.<p>By<p>Feb 09 2018, 2:03 PM<p>Toddlers are notoriously …

Kids

The Best Ways to See Europe in Just 10 Days

If there’s one thing that Americans get shafted on (there’s not just one; there are loads), it’s vacation days. A 10-day trip will probably eat up a …

European Travel

Seven chocolate shops in Colorado creating small-batch, hand-made treats

Chocolate is big business this week, with an estimated 58 million pounds of it being sold for Valentine’s Day. But why hand over your hard-won …

Dessert

Warning: You'll Probably Quit the Gym After Doing This At-Home Workout — It's That Good

You don't need a gym membership [1], fancy studio, or even a lot of time to get in shape. What you do need is a solid workout and dedication. We'll provide the workout, you just need to give it your all. This short and sweet circuit targets every single muscle in the body and gets your heart rate …

Exercise

11 Disney Items You Can Only Get In Disneyland

When they say Disneyland is the happiest place on earth, I'm pretty sure they're referring to all the sweet swag and merchandise you can score when …

Walt Disney Company

The Plot Against America

Decades before he ran the Trump campaign, Paul Manafort’s pursuit of foreign cash and shady deals laid the groundwork for the corruption of Washington.<p>I. The Wisdom of Friends<p><b>The clinic permitted Paul Manafort</b> one 10-minute call each day. And each day, he would use it to ring his wife from Arizona, …

Russia

Found: The Best Ramen in Tokyo (Plus Other Fun Things to Do While You're There)

Like most of the world's historic cities, Tokyo is a mix of contradictions. It's old and new, fast and slow, sprawled and clustered. Yet ask anyone …

Travel

I Bring This Salsa to Every Party, Then Eat It Alone in a Corner

It's 157% better than the jarred stuff, and it's always a party sensation—when I share.<p><i>Welcome to Never Fail, a semi-regular column where we wax poetic about the recipes that never, ever let us down. This week: the homemade salsa recipe that BA.com senior editor Alex Beggs couldn’t live …

Cooking

The ‘Star Wars’ Prequels Were A Bigger Influence On ‘The Last Jedi’ Than You Might Think

The <i>Star Wars</i> prequels still might not be considered “cool,” but they’re now held in higher regard than they were before <i>The Force Awakens</i> came out, if only because the animosity towards them seems further away and, more importantly, we have good <i>Star Wars</i> movies again. (Except for <i>Attack of the Clones</i> …

Science Fiction

Top 10 National Parks to Visit During Spring

Spring Is in the Air<p>As the snow melts and schools no longer have delays, it becomes obvious that spring is right around the corner. It's a time of …

National Parks

Learning How to Make Rice (Without a Rice Cooker) Got Me Through a Daaaark Time

I got dumped. I lost my rice cooker. But, hey, I learned how to make rice on the stovetop!<p><i>Welcome to Never Fail, a semi-regular column where we wax poetic about the recipes that never, ever let us down. This week: the rice cooking method that changed Basically editor Amiel Stanek's life.</i><p>It was a …

South Philadelphia

10 Breathtaking Accommodations in National Parks

You don’t have to travel internationally to get enviously stunning destination photos: The national parks of America are one of the most incredible places to spend a vacation. You get to disconnect, explore nature, and often still get the amenities you’re used to. Whether you’re traveling solo or …

National Parks

Pork Tenderloin With Mushroom Gravy and Egg Noodles

Ingredients<p>450 g pork tenderloins trimmed and cut in 1-inch (2.5 cm) thick rounds<br>• 1/4 teaspoon pepper<br>• pinch salt<br>• 1 tablespoon olive oil<br>• 2 pkg cremini …

Pork

The Key to Juicy, Perfectly Cooked Meat? Let It Sit Out

That's right: Letting meat sit out at room temperature before cooking it is a total game changer. And no, it won't kill you.<p>There are a lot of weird food phobias out there (alliumphobia, anyone?) and yet a quick google search turns up no term for "fear of raw meat." <b>This is shocking to me, because</b> …

Cooking

Top 10 Life-List Adventures

Raft the Colorado River through the Grand Canyon<p>This is no spur-of-the-moment getaway. You’ll need to book the trip at least six months ahead, take a …

Adventure Travel

2 Days in Sapporo (Hokkaido) Travel Guide & Itinerary

<i>-Written by Michelle at www.themunchingtraveller.com–</i><p>Sapporo is the largest city on the northern Japanese island of Hokkaido and is famous for its …

Japan

Room With A View: Amazing Luxury Hotels With A View In Istanbul

In this east meets west city, Asia and Europe are divided by the Bosphrus, with the Asian side of Istanbul on the east side and the European side of …

Hotels

The Cheesy Cauliflower Baked Pasta That My Kids Will Actually Eat

Three gooey cheeses distract tiny humans from the presence of a vegetable in this baked pasta.<p>My kids don't think I'm a very good cook. Being a food editor for seven years doesn’t buy you any street cred when it comes to the under-five set. The other night my son tasted a mozzarella stick for the …

Recipes

6 of the Most Luxurious Ryokans in Japan

If you feel like you need to disconnect and recalibrate—and have a few days to do it—then look into booking a couple of nights at a Japanese <i>ryokan</i>. These traditional inns date back to the 8th century A.D., and many of the earliest ones were located along the Tokaido route, which connected …

Japan

This 10-Minute Circuit Practically Guarantees a Ripped Upper-Body

Both quality and quantity should be your focus<p>"There's a lot of power in completing 50 quality reps," says Bobby Maximus, trainer and author of <i>Maximus Body</i>, which is designed to help you build muscle and burn fat insanely fast. It's a brief statement, but it's loaded with wisdom.<p>Mastering a …

Off the beaten path in Japan: overlooked towns worthy of a road trip | Post Magazine | South China Morning Post

Japan’s Golden Route is well-known and extremely well-worn. So although Tokyo, Kyoto and Osaka undeniably have attractions to suit every taste, …

Japan