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WIRED Space Photo of the Day for January 2014

Author: Adam Mann<p>06:30 am<p>Follow Space Photo of the Day on TwitterThe 2013 WIRED Space Photo of the Day GalleryThe 2012 WIRED Space Photo of the Day …

Go Where Raisins Swell Into Grapes, And Lemons Light The Sky

There's abook by the novelist China Mieville that describes two cities plopped one on top of the other. One is large-scale, the other smaller-scale, and while they live in entangled proximity, both cities have the same rule. Each says to its citizens, pay no attention — on pain of punishment — to …

Read the first and last lines of every Doctor Who

First impressions are important. So are last words. That’s why the below infographic showing the first and last lines of every incarnation of the …

Shia LaBeouf "retiring from all public life"... except Twitter

Last month, Shia LaBeouf’s short film <b>HowardCantour.com</b> was released online to much acclaim, until everyone realised he’d simply stolen the concept, …

The Week in Spandex - The Avengers: Age of Ultron, Captain America: The Winter Soldier, X-Men: Days of Future Past, Batman vs. Superman, Ant-Man, The Amazing Spider-Man 2 and more

<b>Our weekly round up of the latest stories from the world of screen superheroes, including Captain America: The Winter Soldier, Guardians of the</b> …

The Infrared Landscapes

David Keochkerian is a french amateurish photographer. Based in the Somme, he seeks to capture the ephemeral beauty but also to associate different …

The Best of the Best Places to Visit in 2014 (Photos)

Great Getaways<p>To help with 2014 vacation planning, the Andrew Harper team has rounded up the best of the best bars, restaurants, spas, adventures, …

The Best Traveler Photographs of 2013

TravelIntelligent Travel<p>National <i>Geographic Traveler’</i>s director of photography, <b>Dan Westergren</b>, has the distinct pleasure (and sometimes pain) of choosing which photographs run in the magazine.<p>The award-winning photographers assigned to our stories come back from the field with such a rich variety of …

The most beautiful places on Earth – in pictures

As Lonely Planet turns 40 this year, the publisher has picked the most magnificent sights across the globe to be included in a new book entitled Beautiful World, which contains more than 200 images and aims to inspire readers to see the world as they have never seen it before

How to survive winter: famous cooks share their favourite recipes

When it’s cold outside, what dishes do our best-known cooks turn to? Baked fruit and vegetables, slowly stewed meats that fill the kitchen with delicious smells, and simple recipes handed down from their mother<p><b>Mark Hix's cauliflower cheese</b><p><i>Serves 4</i><p>This is one of those old favourites that has had a …

It's Winter, So It's Time to Cook with Carrots—Here's How

Why you should stock up on carrots at the farmers' market, and 22 recipes for using them<p>Right now, your local farmers' market might be looking a little...thin. All you can find are carrots and potatoes. But that's not a bad thing! Carrots are an incredibly flexible staple, lending sweetness to …

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The Best Food Lists for the New Year

It's the New Year, so everyone is making lists of the best food-related things of 2013 and 2014. Here are our favorites, from restaurants to smartphone apps<p>The New Year brings many things: Drynuary, New Year's Resolutions, the Food Lover's Cleanse. But it also brings lists—of great things from the …

Am I the only person not biotyping, sugar-free or on the 5.2 or 4.3 diet?

The puritanism-verging-on-masochism of people in January doesn't cut any ice with Hannah Betts - but she will admit to a little Sexercise<p>Forgive me, dear reader, if you are consuming your breakfast, but I have just overheard two forty-something women discussing the consistency not of their …

Skirting the Issue: There's how much sugar in a low-fat yoghurt?

As health experts say sugar is just as dangerous as tobacco, Louisa Peacock is startled to find out a typical low-fat yoghurt contains five teaspoons of sugar. Why are healthy snacks so damn hard to come by?<p>It is a long-running bugbear of mine: why is it so expensive to eat healthily and dirt cheap …