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19 Vegan Substitutes to Impress Your Meat-Loving, Cheese-Crazy Friends

When Kenji introduced the Vegan Experience, one of his goals was to prove that there's more to veganism than vegetable-protein substitutes that attempt, usually without much success, to mimic the flavors and textures of meat and dairy. Our focus in developing vegan recipes has instead been to …

House Tour: A Colorfully Modern Whimsical Home in Rome

<b>Name:</b> Danny and Zac <b><br>Location:</b> Rome, Italy <b><br>Size:</b> 900 square feet <b><br>Years lived in:</b> Owned. <i>Lived insince April, but it's been in the family for over 60 years!</i><p>…

Living Rooms

How to Build a Bed Frame - Genius!

For furniture that fuses elegance with economy, start with a few everyday supplies and tools—and end with this crafty cot!<p>Photo: …

These Are the 5 Best TED Talks Ever, According to the Guy Who Runs TED

The event's boss names the talks that have taught him the most.<p>If you're a massive TED fan like me, you've probably watched a whole lot of the compelling talks by now. But when it comes to consuming all the insights TED has to offer, even the most dedicated enthusiasts can't hold a candle to Chris …

Public Speaking

What’s With Wheat? Joel Salatin Tells Us in a New Documentary

First it was fat, then sugar. Lately, entire food groups like carbohydrates have been deemed unfit for consumption, along with scores of individual …

America's Best Overlooked Spots for Weekend Trips

Travel<p>By Meaghan Agnew Published On 06/10/2016<p>By Meaghan Agnew Published On 06/10/2016<p>The United States is a huge country with more beautiful, …

Live Music

6 Ways to Redo a Backsplash (Right Over the Old One!) • The Budget Decorator

When your kitchen feels outdated or tired, one of the best places a DIY’er can make a change is the backsplash. These 6 ways to redo a backsplash …

5 lazy rivers for tubing near Toronto

There are few experiences more relaxing than lazily floating down a river in a tube. Unlike white water rafting, the point isn't to bounce from …

Is Africa getting a Dubai?

Bordered by Somalia, Ethiopia and Eritrea, tiny Djibouti has quietly been making headlines for its dreams to become as successful as the Emirate.

Africa

Scenes From the American Railroad

A photographer travels the U.S. on Amtrak to document the lives of the passengers on board.<p>At the time of its invention, train travel represented speed. Tracks crisscrossed the United States, pulling intrepid travelers from coast to coast at a pace that surpassed any found in nature.<p>Now, it feels …

Trains

11 Genius Ways to Display Photos in Your Apartment

And they don't involve your fridge/magnets!<p>It's easy to slap the Valencia filter on every photo and forget that pics don't have to be enjoyed solely on phone screens. Really, even your greatest hits on Instagram deserve more than a tiny square on your account's feed. Here are 11 sweet ways to …

10 TED Talks to Watch for Some Major Career Inspo

Whether you’re dreaming of moving up the corporate ladder at your current gig or you’re considering a career pivot, finding and landing your dream job is no easy task. Luckily for us, the Internet is filled with much more than cat Vines and fail vids (although, we do love a good summer Pinterest …

What we’re doing to the Earth has no parallel in 66 million years, scientists say

<i>This story has been updated.</i><p>If you dig deep enough into the Earth’s climate change archives, you hear about the Palaeocene-Eocene Thermal Maximum, or PETM. And then you get scared.<p>This is a time period, about 56 million years ago, when something mysterious happened — there are many ideas as to what …

Climate Change

50 Captivating Photos Of Girls Going To School Around The World

Gender should not be a factor in education.<p>Globally, <b>65 million girls</b> are not in school. Of the 774 million people who are illiterate around the world, <b>two-thirds are women</b>. There are <b>33 million fewer girls in primary school</b> than boys.<p>Why does this matter? Research shows that educating girls can save</i> …

Central African Republic

11 Costume Dramas to Fill the Downton Abbey-Sized Hole in Your Heart

Downton's farewell just got a bit easier to handle.<p><i>Downton Abbey</i> fans said goodbye to their beloved Crawleys last night, but that doesn't mean time-traveling to an earlier era (with better clothes) must end as the doors of Downton close. Below, a selection of period shows to make <i>Downton</i>'s farewell …

TV

Technology And The Economic Divide

Vivek Wadhwa Contributor<p>Vivek Wadhwa is an academic, entrepreneur, and author who holds appointments at Stanford, Duke, and Singularity University.<p>More posts by this contributor:<p>Platforms are the real powerhouses in Silicon Valley’s business landscape<br>• Entrepreneurs everywhere can now solve the …

The 9 TV Shows We’re Most Excited For in 2016

2015 was a big year for TV. There was the last installment of the final season of the practically-perfect-in-every-way <i>Mad Men</i>, <i>Better Call Saul</i> helped …

The Healthy 3-Ingredient Brownie Recipe You Shouldn't Live Without

This is not a joke.<p>Anyone who knows anything knows that brownies are pretty much the best. Rich, chocolatey, and easy to bake, they have the ability to turn the worst of days around. If you're a serious brownie fan, you are also aware of their utter irresistibility. Try as you might, when faced …

Dessert

15 documentaries on Netflix that will make you smarter about business

If you find yourself with some extra time on your hands but don't feel great about spending it binging the latest TV drama, we've got you covered.<p>Over on Netflix, there's a veritable treasure trove of business-related documentaries that are both educational and entertaining. You can learn about …

Trailers

The myth about warming up your car on a cold day

The Stegosaurus disappeared more than 100 million years ago, doomed by its tiny brain and a changing world. Then we come to the carburetor, a crude fuel-mixing device that once ruled the automotive universe.<p>Today, the carburetor is largely extinct, kicked aside by the modern fuel-injection system. …

Photographer Documents the Amusing Ways His Girlfriend Tries to Hide from the Camera

Some people are naturally camera shy and prefer to live their lives off-film. This, however, is a challenge when your significant other is a photographer. Mikal Theimer tried many times to take a picture of his girlfriend, Marion, but she would always attempt to dodge his lens. Instead of giving …

Photography

Articles about 5 smart ways use wood interiors on Dwell.com - Dwell

This week's top 5 homes focus on the beautiful design element, wood.<p>Interior designer Wendy Raizin shares her top tips for raising your home’s intelligence quotient.<p>There are many materials used today in and around the home, but one of the most frequently used and requested materials by...<p>In light …

Prefab Homes

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Logos

Eat Your Veggies: 9 Deliciously Different Recipes

Vegetables don't have to be boring or relegated to a side dish. From roasted broccoli with chipotle honey butter to balsamic glazed roasted beets, these recipes are so flavorful and satisfying, they could carry an entire meal.<p><b>1. Roasted Broccoli with Chipotle Honey Butter</b><p>In this recipe, broccoli …

Healthy Eating

The 15 Most Popular GIFs of 2015

For hundreds of years, the meaning of ancient Egyptian hieroglyphics were a mystery to the world. Likewise, to the less than tech-savvy web user, …

12 Makeovers for the IKEA Dresser Everyone Owns

The best-selling MALM is virtually unrecognizable in these impressive DIY ideas.<p>The best-selling MALM is virtually unrecognizable in these impressive DIY ideas. If you already own this discontinued dresser, don't forget to anchor it to the wall after your makeover. The heavy chest poses a dangerous …

13 Houseplants That Can Survive in Even the Darkest Corner

We pinky-promise.<p>These low-light varieties won't want anything to do with your already-crowded windowsill. Check out the list below, then, once you've built up the confidence to go all out, take your Plant Lady status one step further with <i>The Backyard Homestead</i>, a beginner's guide to gardening. …

Plants

10 Ways to Reimagine IKEA's Iconic LACK Side Table

It's only 10 bucks, so you can afford to get creative.<p>It's only 10 bucks, so you can afford to get creative.