Jennifer Le

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While you were sleeping, your brain was working overtime

Sleep has profound importance in our lives, such that we spend a considerable proportion of our time engaging in it. Sleep enables the body—including the brain—to recover metabolically, but contemporary research has been moving to focus on the active rather than recuperative role that sleep has on …

Neuroscience

An Appreciation of Hitch, Will Smith's Most Watchable (and Rewatchable) Movie

In the decade since, nothing has topped the Fresh Prince's genuinely funny, pleasure-filled rom-com.<p>If there's one enduring criticism that's hounded Will Smith during his 25-year acting career, it's that he always plays a slightly different version of the same guy. You know him well. He's a highly …

A Work Week's Worth Of Dinners From Around The World (That You Can Find Right In Your Freezer)

So much has been written about the stress of weeknight dinners. So much, and yet: when it’s 5:00 and you have no idea what’s for dinner, who cares what brilliance has been written? Who knows what wonderful recipes are out there? What if you forgot to go shopping, and there’s no chance in the world …

6 Recipes Every 20-Something Should Know

A simple yet versatile recipe that can be made time and time again, without much thought or consideration? That’s how I define an “essential recipe.” …

10 Sex Truths They Don't Teach You in High School

You learned nothing—NOTHING.<p>Eleventh grade health class left us with a lot of unanswered questions—primarily, since when is a gym teacher qualified to demonstrate all the intricacies of birth control and sex? Seriously, if people like Coach Carr are teaching the future leaders of the America about …

High School

Tackle the toughest stains: 5 secret cleaning products you already own

<i>Meaghan Murphy from Good Housekeeping magazine is sharing what household products are waiting in the wings to help you tackle the toughest stains.</i><p><b>Use baking soda for that dirty roasting pan</b><p>Still scrubbing that roasting pan’s burnt bits from last night’s dinner? Reach for the baking soda and get …

4 Ways to Keep Your Brown Sugar Soft

<i>BY Sheela Prakash, EPICURIOUS</i><p>How to keep your brown sugar soft and usable--and how to revive it when it's turned into a hard brick.<p>What's the fastest way to wipe all the fun out of baking? Opening your pantry to find brown sugar that's gone hard. But there are a few simple tricks to getting it soft …

17 Super Simple Tips to Lose Weight for LIFE

Something tells us you won’t miss those extra pounds.<p><i>This article was written by Diana Kelly and provided by our partners at</i> Prevention.<p>Studies show that the simpler your diet, the easier it is to stick to over the long haul. Follow these steps to streamline your plan and shed unwanted pounds for …

24 Egg Breakfast Recipes to Start Your Day

More<p>Eggs<p>Buying tips, techniques, and recipes, no matter how you like them.<p>Eggs are a staple of my diet, and while I eat plenty for lunch and dinner, they're still most often seen on my breakfast table. Versatile, affordable, with a nice dose of protein to kick off your day, it's no wonder that eggs …

Hoisin Asian Meatballs

December 16, 2012<p><i>These juicy, tender meatballs are smothered with a sweet Hoisin glaze!</i><p>Remember when I said Jason was coming home in a couple of …

Can you spot the Monica Lewinsky reference hidden in Bill Clinton’s official portrait?

<b>Bill Clinton looks up at his portrait after Lawrence M. Small, secretary of the Smithsonian Institution, helped him remove the drape, April 24, 2006. (AP/Haraz N. Ghanbari)</b><p>The painter revealed Sunday that he had some ill feelings toward the president and wanted to depict him as he was<p>Colin …

Bill Clinton

Convicted Delhi rapist: “When being raped, she shouldn’t fight back”

<b>Mukesh Singh (AP)</b><p>A filmmaker’s look at a shocking crime reveals surprising cause for hope<p>Mary Elizabeth Williams<p>March 2, 2015 3:16pm (UTC)<p>"A girl is far more responsible for rape than a boy." That's how Mukesh Singh explains it. Those are his words, from death row. That's what he says justifies …

Death Row

Samsung will get 'slaughtered' in 5 years, says the CEO behind one of the biggest Android software companies

The mobile industry is essentially a two-horse race between Apple and Samsung. But Kirt McMaster, the CEO of Cyanogen, doesn't think things will stay that way for much longer.<p>There's a big shift happening, McMaster says, and it could leave companies like Samsung "slaughtered."<p>Cyanogen makes a …

Ikea's new furniture can charge your phone, no wires necessary

Are you interested in tying down your furniture to a technology "standard" that's far from standard? Then you might be interested in some new products that will be on sale at Ikea in North America and Europe this spring. The Swedish furniture company has partnered with the Wireless Power …

Why I'm Not Raising a 'Good Girl'

My daughter cut her finger on a "shatterproof" water bottle at school. I got the call late mid-afternoon. There's something about the school's phone number popping up onto my screen that makes me move and talk and be just a little bit faster, a little more hurried, a little less me. She had eaten …