Jenny P.

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These 5 Foods and Substances Can Cause Anxiety and Insomnia

Do you suffer from panic attacks or have trouble sleeping? If so, you may have tried stress reduction techniques or even medications, but has anyone …

Wellness

Butternut Squash Pasta with Bacon and Sage Brown Butter

The browned butter and roasted vegetables make this special, but roasting everything in the oven at once makes it easy to prepare.<p>1 small butternut …

Ready to rock-a-bye baby: why older parents are happier than younger ones

Would-be parents beware: Scientists in Germany and Canada say waiting 'til you're 35 may make you happier - for longer. DW asks the Max Planck …

Berlin, Then and Now

Seventy years since the end of World War II, a look at a ruined city rebuilt<p>It’s been 70 years since the end of World War II in Europe. The German leadership signed the unconditional surrender after a final battle that flattened Berlin. Some 600,000 apartments were destroyed, along with many public …

Radio Free Europe

3 tips for making small talk suck less

Raise your hand if you hate small talk.<p>For many, it's up there with interviewing and public speaking and other highly feared (translation: detested) …

10 Underrated Travel Destinations in Europe.

By College Tourist - Author, Alex Mathews, Davidson College.<p>If you want to branch out from the major European destinations while abroad, check out this list to add some great cities to your travel bucket list.<p>Chances are, when you studied abroad in Europe, you made sure to visit cities like London, …

European Travel

Magical Fabric Could Let You Change Clothes Instantly

What would you do with this magic fabric that can change shape at will?<p>You can knot a scarf a dozen different ways. But for the most part, once you sew a textile into a piece of apparel, or upholster it around a piece of furniture, you can’t change the style much.<p>Not so with the Magnetic Fabrics, …

salted chocolate chunk cookies

I would like to go on record as stating that I was not in the market for a new chocolate chip cookie recipe. Maybe I’m getting a little cranky in my …

10 Insanely Gorgeous, Under-The-Radar European Destinations

The value of the dollar against the euro is the highest it has been in years, making now the perfect time to take that trip you've been meaning to plan. But instead of the usual suspects (lookin' at you, London and Paris), why not try one of these under-the-radar spots that are far less crowded but …

European Travel

Global Icons Go Dark for Earth Hour

Photos

Italy's richest man, Michele Ferrero, dies after illness | DW | 14.02.2015

The company announced Ferrero's death on Saturday at the age of 89. He had been ill for several months.<p>Italian President Sergio Mattarella praised …

It's mud madness at Brazilian Carnival party

PARATY, Brazil (AP) — Forget the sexy nurses, the pirates and devils. At the Bloco da Lama Carnival street party, swamp creature is the costume of choice.<p>Revelers in the seaside colonial town of Paraty on Saturday threw themselves into deposits of black, mineral-rich slime, emerging covered …

Sainsbury’s Christmas ad: Did WWI soldiers really carol on Christmas Eve? (VIDEO).

On Christmas Eve, 1914, five months after war broke out in Europe, German and Allied troops volleyed carols back and forth to each other, a rare …

33 European languages in danger of extinction

LONDON — 33 languages across Europe are close to dying out, according to a new list of at-risk dialects.<p>Four languages spoken in British territories …

Pompeii Sewers Reveal How Romans Lived and Dined

Archaeologists picking through latrines, sewers, cesspits and trash dumps at Pompeii and Herculaneum have found tantalizing clues to an apparently varied diet there before the eruption of Mount Vesuvius destroyed those Roman cities in the year 79. Much of what residents didn't digest or left on …

Can Your Language Influence Your Spending, Eating, and Smoking Habits?

An absurd-sounding claim leads to a surprising finding<p>Yes, I know. That headline. It looks like the most egregious form of causal inference. Americans don't save money because of ... our grammar? How utterly absurd. But bear with me.<p>In the 1930s, linguists proposed that the way we read, write, and …

How to: Turn Your Car Into a Camper

Earlier this year, I was awarded a National Geographic Young Explorers Grant to spend four months driving around the United States documenting nocturnal culture with my partner and collaborator, Kevin Weidner (who helped me write this piece), and our two dogs (check out my piece on late-night …

Incredibly Expressive Owl Photography

Is that little owl yawning or singing? Belgian-based photographer Yves Adams has the answer as he's the one behind the adorable shot. “Little owls are CUTE!,” he states. “They make you laugh with whatever they do! But when they start to yawn, my heart melts! This picture has been taken in Spain, …

Photography

Notorious French gangster hunted after spectacular prison escape

Charismatic, articulate and wearing well-cut suits, a smiling Redoine Faïd hit the French talk-show circuit two years ago, charming audiences with tales of his redemption from a life of crime and violence.<p>His smooth talk was just that. He was soon back in jail and, following a spectacular escape …

This is America, But We Don't All Speak the Same English

Clearly, if you were raised in Jackson, Mississippi, you are going to sound very different from someone who was raised in Boston, Massachusetts. …