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Tip: The Simple Math of Rapid Fat Loss

Want to drop the chub quickly but still retain lean body mass? Grab your calculator and follow this formula.<p>The Formula<p>When it comes to fat loss, the …

This New Blueberry Lemonade Beer Is the LaCroix of Alcohol (*Buys 10 Cases*)

What’s as refreshing as a sparkling water but boozy enough to sip on a rooftop at happy hour? Seltzer-inspired beer, of course. (Sorry, but we’re …

Alcohol

5 Tips for Building Your Personal Brand

The days of people creating a resume and looking for a job may soon be gone. People want to get to know you.<p>There are so many examples of folks who have helped build their careers on the back of their personal brand, like Gary Vaynerchuk.<p>Personal branding is something everyone is paying more …

People From Around the World Explain How They Can Spot a Person From Their Home Country

In a determinate episode of the Condé Nast Traveler series <i>Many People from Many Countries Say Things</i>, 70 different people from 70 different countries …

The World's Most Sought-After Steak Is Being Sold in the U.S.

Dive deeper into the juicy, fat-streaked world of Wagyu beef, and you'll find an even more prized and rarer (pun intended) variety: Sanuki, or olive …

Food

#PhysRev125 1987 - Superconductivity is achieved at record-high temperatures

1893<p><i>The Physical Review</i> begins publication at Cornell University’s Franklin Hall in Ithaca, New York<p>1899<p>The American Physical Society is …

Cream Cheese Sugar Cookies Recipe

"A soft, chewy, and flavorful sugar cookie. It is very important to chill the dough, as it is too sticky to roll unless well chilled."<p>Ingredients<p>1 …

A Simple Lemon Tart With Sensuous Surprises

Sometime during the first year that I was married, when I was teaching myself to cook, I enrolled in a cake-decorating class. A course on how not to turn steaks into hockey pucks might have been more useful at that stage of my life, but I was already in thrall to baking. I bought myself canvas …

Salmon & Asparagus with Lemon-Garlic Butter Sauce

From: EatingWell.com, February 2018<p>Looking for a recipe to help you eat more heart-healthy fish and veggies? Add this salmon and asparagus dinner to …

Meet Blaze Jordan: The 15-Year-Old Baseball Phenom with 500-Foot Power

It all started with a plastic megaphone and a kid who was barely big enough to hold it.<p>Blaze Jordan was so young at the time that his age was still measured in months—about 18 of them as his parents remember it. The megaphone was a gift from his grandparents, who had gotten it at a minor league …

Baseball

We Tested 13 Grocery Store Coffees and Here’s the Best One

In the kitchen of my studio apartment I have a Mr. Coffee automatic drip coffee machine, two French presses, a combination travel mug–French press, a …

9 traits of successful programmers that kids can develop now

I don’t have kids. But there are lots of kids in my life. I’ve also worked closely with thousands of entry-level developers over the course of my 20 years in tech. Throughout my career I’ve been approached by parents looking for advice on how to encourage their kids to become software engineers. It …

Meet the agoraphobic globetrotter who uses Street View to 'travel' the world

In a growing age of digital addictions, selfie-related deaths and social media obsessions, recent years has seen technology painted in a bad light to say the least. But here is one of the few cases where the power of technology has been key for the good of humankind.<p>Jacqui Kenny, a London-based …

10 Stunning Private Islands You Can Rent from $307 a Night, Ranked by Price

You don't have to be a millionaire to rent your own island.<p>If you’ve always fancied taking over a secluded private island for a night, you’re not …

Pursuing Perfection: 8 Glass Boxes With Beautiful Detailing

Sometimes, thinking outside the box requires looking right through it. Grounding architecture, pure forms and geometry structure ideas on space, sequence and light. Architects and designers use shapes like triangles and squares as building blocks to larger concepts. As one of the most fundamental …

40 trips you should take before you turn 30

You're not young and free forever.<p>Your 20s are an ideal time to take on some adventure and travel to faraway places.<p>Chances are you'll end up having …

This Designer Shows You How to Build a Brand the World Wants to See

When you’re in the early stages of building a personal brand, it’s easy get overwhelmed comparing yourself to mega brands that make it look so easy. But aspiring creatives, listen up: Building a successful brand is all about staying true to who you are and what makes you unique. Here to teach you …

Marketing

Pokemon Go: Gyms, candy, pokeballs and everything else you need to know

The phenomenon known as Pokemon has made its way onto iOS and Android, but this time, it's different.<p><b>What is Pokemon Go?</b><p>Pokemon Go is nothing like the Game Boy game you remember -- it's a free mobile game that lets you see tiny creatures called Pokemon through the window of your phone, as if they …

15 Unexpected Cities You Need To See (& Can Afford!)

There's far more to experience in Europe than its most popular (and most Instagrammed) cities. For every Paris or London, there is a yet undiscovered …

Japanese Bonsai Tree Takes a 10-Year Journey Around the Globe

Conceptual artist Azuma Makoto pushes the boundaries of traditional Japanese flower arrangement, taking his plant and flower designs to entirely new levels. Makoto's 10-year project <i>Shiki: Landscape and Beyond,</i> captures the journey of a Japanese white pine bonsai tree around (and above) the globe. …

Googlers Living at Google: Tiny Spaces, Probably No Sex

Thirteen months in a parking lot honestly sounds terrible.<p>It is really, really expensive to live in the San Francisco Bay Area. Mountain View, Calif., the South Bay city that’s home to the Google campus, is no exception — the median home price there is more than $1.3 million.<p>Google, a multinational …

The Rambo Circus of India in Pictures

Rambo

Virtual Reality Device Allows Users to Wander the Forest through the Eyes of an Animal

<i>In the Eyes of an Animal</i> is the newest brainchild from the London-based design studio Marshmallow Laser Feast<i>,</i> allowing you to take a fascinating journey through the forest with the eyes of an animal. Located in Grizedale Forest, UK and commissioned by the AND Festival, this installation is a …

Articles about architect builds his own studio retreat escape city on Dwell.com - Dwell

Despite its dark facade to visually recede into the bush, this countryside home boasts bright, light, and cozy interiors.<p>In a Brooklyn backyard, an off-duty architect builds a structure that tests his attention to the little things.<p>When Greg Reitz was ten years old, he was already so worried about …

The Road Ahead: Toyota Sees Gas Engine Cars Gone By 2050 (Tesla's Already There)

This past week Toyota said it plans to all but eliminate gasoline-based cars by 2050. Tesla is about 35 years ahead of that goal.<p>The Japanese automaker laid out it goals on Wednesday, according to a report in Nikkei, Japan’s largest business daily. The plans call for a 90 percent reduction in the …

Automotive Industry

Microsoft will give you a $300 discount for your old MacBook

Microsoft is currently offering a trade-in deal worth up to $300, InformationWeek reports.<p>The so-called Easy TradeUp deal allows customers to trade …

HyperCam is a Low-Cost Hyperspectral Camera That Captures What We Can’t See

Hyperspectral cameras can see things in the world that the human eyes can’t by capturing information from across the electromagnetic spectrum beyond …

Artist Transforms Parents’ Ordinary Home into a Phenomenal Monster House

Artist Christine McConnell has a spellbinding knack for spooky transformations. She typically focuses on baked goods as she takes ordinary treats and turns them into extraordinarily creepy creations. But this time, McConnell decided to set her sights on a much larger canvas: her parents' house. …

Want to save the world? Stop using bottled water. Here’s why.

BOTTLED WATER IS NONSENSE. It’s completely unnecessary, it’s wasteful, and it’s often not even the “spring water” it claims to be. And considering …