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9 Kinds Of Wood That You Should Absolutely Never Burn

Don't even think about throwing just any ol' log on the fire.<p>So you have a new wood stove or outdoor fire pit you’re planning to put to use. Or maybe …

Woodworking

9 Pie Iron Recipes To Make On Your Next Camping Adventure

These cast iron pans will take your campfire cooking game to the next level.<p>A classic grilled ham and cheese sandwich is the simplest thing to make …

The Best Websites for Finding a Private Campsite

The sharing economy of Uber and Airbnb has come to camping. These sites connect you to private lands where you can camp.<p>1. Tentrr<p>Ideal for new campers, or folks looking for built-in comfort, Tentrr sites include a 10-by-12-foot canvas tent with a queen-size cot, fire pit, drinking water, sun …

39 Easy Summer Campfire Recipes (That Aren't S'mores!)

Your camping trip just got so much more delicious.<p>It's camping season which means it's time to ditch your kitchen for a campfire. These recipes are …

13 Gorgeous California Beaches You Can Camp On

Spend the weekend camping at one of these beautiful California beaches.<p><b>Where to Camp:</b> Dillon Beach<p>North of San Francisco, find this scenic, …

The 20 Best Places to Camp in National Parks

Some of the finest places to lay your head are inside our national parks.<p>Thanks to its geysers and grizzlies, the 3,500-square-mile Yellowstone, our …

How to create rare and life-changing relationships with anyone (even your heroes)

There are two types of relationships:<p>Transactional<br>• Transformational<p><b>Transactional relationships</b> are economic and functional. They’re based on exchange …

How to Identify and Tell Your Most Powerful Stories

When I ask executives what their favorite speech is, Steve Jobs’s Stanford commencement address is always at the top of the list. Many think of Jobs’s talk as their favorite because it is incredibly moving <b>—</b> thanks to the stories it contains.<p>Execs love to hear talks like this, but few are …

Middle School

Stop Throwing Out Your Used Tea Bags

It feels so good to be able to do something with the things we'd normally discard. Coffee grounds as rose fertilizer and clementine peels saved for …

We Ranked All 50 States from Farm to Fork. Why We Bothered—and a Taste of Our Takeaways

By Marcia Delonge<p>Recently, some fellow data geeks and I spent (quite a lot of) time ranking all 50 states on the health and sustainability of their …

French beekeepers accuse Bayer after glyphosate found in honey

A beekeeping cooperative in northern France has filed a legal complaint against German chemicals giant Bayer after traces of the controversial …

Tell the Secretary of Agriculture: don’t weaken standards for organic foods.

The National Organic Program is under attack. Big factory farms want to lower the standards that govern what is and isn’t allowed to be certified …

French Farmers Plan to Blockade Total Refineries and Fuel Depots

Farmers will start blockading French refineries and fuel depots of Total SA on Sunday, to protest the company’s decision to import palm oil for a …

4 signs you're being manipulated — and how to stop it

Psychological manipulation is any action that's designed to help someone accomplish their own agenda through deceptive or otherwise shady tactics. It usually involves creating a power imbalance within the relationship or interaction — and isn't all that uncommon.<p>"Most of us have to deal with it on …

Psychology

How to detach from work to preserve your mental well-being

Mentally distracting oneself from work during out of work hours can help restore emotional, cognitive and spiritual resources lost because of long …

Amazon should stop selling facial recognition software to police, ACLU and other rights groups say

SAN FRANCISCO – Two years ago, Amazon built a facial and image recognition product that allows customers to cheaply and quickly search a database of images and look for matches. One of the groups it targeted as potential users of this service was law enforcement.<p>At least two signed on: the …

Fasting for 24 hours regenerates stem cells, study finds

New research could open the doors for drugs that help repair the digestive system<p>Fasting has long-held associations with mental and bodily repair, …

Madonna Reigns at the Met Gala with a Surprise Performance

Madonna was the only one who could do this year’s Met Gala exhibit, “Heavenly Bodies: Fashion and the Catholic Imagination,” justice—and she delivered with a surprise performance that was nothing short of divine. Never one to shy away from a religious reference, the material girl wowed earlier in …

Tommy Hilfiger

Elon Musk Cut the Gordian Knot of Corporate Spending

With a single stroke of genius, Musk solved one of the world's most intractable management problems.<p>Elon Musk keeps hitting it out of the ballpark... not as a technology guru but as a people-savvy manager. Last month, Musk gave the world's best productivity advice in a single, short sentence and …

Tesla

Introducing Semplice 4: Packed with New Features that you will love

Semplice is a product that I personally love and use for my own online portfolio. For those who don't know what Semplice is, well it's simply a …

Web Design

Bella Hadid's 2018 Met Gala Look Included a 10-Pound Veil

Whoever said beauty is pain might have been referring specifically to Bella Hadid's 2018 Met Gala look.<p>The 21-year-old model's custom Chrome Hearts x Gareth Pugh outfit definitely caught our attention on the red carpet. But really, it was her accessories that demand a second look—especially after …

Bella Hadid

OK, But Emma Stone's Met Gala Dress Definitely Channeled Michael Jackson, Right?!

I mean, just look at the shoulder pads on this.<p>Emma Stone appeared on the Met Gala red carpet with designer Nicolas Ghesquiere in a blue velvet dress with a plunging neckline and gold details by Louis Vuitton. She paired it with a box clutch, also by Vuitton, and black-and-white pumps.<p>But although …

All the Sexiest Looks From the 2018 Met Gala

These stars were showing some serious SKIN on the red carpet.<p>A-listers came to the Met Gala this year ready to show off all the skin. Scroll on for the nakedest dresses on the red carpet this year, including sky-high slits, down-to-there plunges, and straight up see-through gowns.

Selena Gomez's 2018 Met Gala Look Featured a Hidden Message

At last year's Met Gala, Selena Gomez further personalized her custom Coach look by hiding a meaningful message—a reminder to "love yourself first"—in the embroidery of her bag. When she returned to the event in 2018, she decided to once again include a secret, but very personal note in her …

Met Gala

22 Hilarious Met Gala Tweets That Belong in the Museum Because They're Art

Twitter had a lot of thoughts about Tom Brady's jacket.<p>The dresses and the crazy headpieces are thrilling, yes, but when you're following along at home, one of the best parts of the Met Gala is the tweets. Recall the Rihanna pizza dress memes of 2015, or the Kim Kardashian grandma's couch debacle …

Met Gala

The Best Crowns, Veils, and Pope Hats at the Met Ball

What exactly IS a halo, anyway?<p>Monday night, celebrities and regular rich folk alike descended on the Metropolitan Museum of Art for the annual Met Gala, the fundraiser for the museum that’s often called the Oscars for fashion.<p>This year’s costume exhibit theme is “Heavenly Bodies: Fashion and the …

Met Gala

The 2018 Met Gala's Most Wonderful Crowns, Headpieces, and Veils

And here you were thinking you'd get to see <i>one</i> tiara this month. As a precursor to all the fine millinery and fascinators we'll see in just 12 short days at the royal wedding, attendees at the 2018 Met Gala came in strong with headwear for this year's theme, "Heavenly Bodies: Fashion & The Catholic …

Met Gala

Gigi Hadid's Met Gala Gown Has a Slit So Sexy, You'll Need to Confess After Seeing It

Keeping up with the "Heavenly Bodies: Fashion and the Catholic Imagination" theme, Gigi Hadid's custom Versace gown for the 2018 Met Gala was …

4 Meatless Monday Recipes Perfect for Dining Outdoors

It’s finally time to go all-out with spring cooking. We’re talking about grocery baskets with asparagus, zucchini, mushrooms, spring onions, …

Met Gala’s Best Dressed Wore Extravagance From Head to Toe — Literally

Dressing to the theme of the exhibition that the Met Gala honors each year is not always easy. The 2016 “Manux x Machina,” which explored the …