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11 Ways to Keep Houseplants Happy in Winter

Whether your potted plants live indoors year round or have sought temporary shelter from freezing temperatures, they may be looking a little sad …

Want to Raise Calmer, Happier Kids? Science Says This Can Help

Here are three science-backed strategies to help your children increase calmness and decrease stress. Studies show it can even improve their math scores.<p>Mindful is the new busy. Backed by science showing that mindfulness boosts everything from immunity to productivity, workplaces across the world …

Mindfulness

This turmeric tonic is going to be your go-to energy boost beverage

When Sarah Schneider, co-owner of NYC’s Egg Shop, realized that she and other staff members at the restaurant were <i>all</i> experimenting with turmeric at …

10 Absolutely Delicious Ways to Turn Mushrooms into Dinner

When it comes to adding vegetables to dinner, there are two camps: the ones I pick in an effort to feel like I'm doing something good for myself (aka …

Science Says These 10 Things Will Help You Raise Extremely Smart and Successful Kids

Here are some science-backed parenting strategies to help you raise highly successful kids.<p>What parent doesn't want their child to do well in school, stay out of trouble, and grow up to be a highly successful adult? But as I've found over the years raising my own daughter, that's far easier said …

Parenting

Crispy Fried Brussels Sprouts with Honey and Sriracha Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> My husband and I love to go to The Vanderbilt in Prospect Heights, Brooklyn, on a weeknight, sit at the bar, which faces the open kitchen, and order a bunch of appetizers and nibbles. Nibbles are a Vanderbilt specialty. There's great homemade beef jerky and pickles, and blistered …

Pick the Best Shutter Speed, Aperture, and ISO Settings

Pick the Best Shutter Speed, Aperture and ISO Settings<p>Learn to Pick the Best Shutter Speed, Aperture, and ISO Settings for Every Occasion<p>In this clip …

100 Years Of Infographics From National Geographic

A new tome from Taschen explores why National Geographic‘s approach to information design has changed little since the 1800s.<p>The fact that <i>National Geographic</i> continues to be a collector’s item when other print magazines are struggling—there’s even a popular eBay guide for selling them–is testament …

Infographics

Spaghetti source: Inside the history of pasta production

Pasta production<p>Cranking out noodles by the mile<p>1932<p>Pasta, the most famous staple of Italian cuisine, was first recorded in Sicily in the 12th …

The Best Lightroom Presets for Landscape Photos

Quality presets can be invaluable resources for Lightroom users. They can help you to save time, which is extremely important when you are working …

Tutorials

7 Indoor Trainer Workouts and Apps for Cyclists

Zwift<p>$10 per month 1 of 8<p>The Zwift app allows you to link your turbo trainer with your computer, tablet or smartphone so you can compete virtually …

How to Turn a Process Into an Infographic Poster [Infographic]

Are you afraid to mess up at work? I know I am.<p>Whether you’re new to your job or you’ve bene there a while, there are always opportunities to make …

Infographics

See Barcelona on Your Own or With a Help From a Pro

Pedal Badalona in Barcelona on a rented bike like a BCN newbie or get some tips from a Renaissance Navigator to explore like a pro. (Photos: Anuja …

Seattle's 8 Most Slurpable Pho Spots

While Seattle is known for slapping a Starbucks down on almost every corner (and why not, the original coffee shop <i>did</i> open downtown), it's also home …

Vietnam

The best Drake ‘album’ that never existed

In honor of Aubrey Drake Graham’s 30th birthday, we present ‘Would’ve Came Back For You’<p>Four studio albums, five official mixtapes, 160 songs. Drake …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Fantasy Basketball 2016: 1st-Round Mock Draft and Best Team Names

The NBA offseason was littered with personnel shake-ups, which means fantasy basketball owners have a whole new set of questions to consider when it comes to first-round draft picks.<p>While Golden State Warriors superstar Stephen Curry was previously tabbed as a potential No. 1 fantasy selection, …

9 spots not to miss on your next trip to Oregon

Home to hundreds of state parks and over a dozen national forests, the diverse geographic state of Oregon, has everything I would want in my own …

NBA Predictions 2016-17: The Next Big Breakout Star at Each Position

For the Roman philosopher Seneca the Younger, luck is what happens when preparation meets opportunity. In the NBA, that same formula isn't the only thing needed for a breakout campaign, but it's a necessary part.<p>The Association's wacky offseason opened up plenty of chances for youngsters to expand …

Detroit And The Paradox Of Street Art: 'Murals In The Market' Re-Cap

Running through many of the streets fanning from Detroit's' downtown will lead you to a graffiti scene that gave birth to the large murals being celebrated in the city center. It is a cognitive dissonance for many at this moment when Detroit's Mayor Mike Duggan's name comes into conversation as …

25 Of Talib Kweli's Favorite Hip Hop Verses Of All Time

<i>[Editorial note: this is a republication of a list Talib Kweli did for his own Tumblr page three years ago. It is re-published here with Talib</i> …

Rap & Hip-Hop

How to make sure your data is really deleted before selling your Android phone

You would think when you do a "factory reset" and agree to erase everything on your Android device that all of your data would be wiped out for good. …

Information Systems

Awesome Android Home Screens: The Chrome Phone

Android and Chrome OS are in the midst of coming together like never before. If you use both platforms and want to take the synergy up a notch, this …

2016 Half Down... The Best Albums Of The Half Year

What’s happening folks?! It’s been a pretty nuts couple of weeks in Hip Hop. From the tragic shooting in NY at the T.I. concert to the phenomenal …

I Seasoned My Cast Iron Pan with Flaxseed Oil, and Here's What Happened — Cast Iron Cooking

A few years ago I heard that flaxseed oil — not vegetable oil or shortening — was the best oil for seasoning cast iron. I'd always wanted to put that …

Food

This Unassuming VW Golf R Has More Power Than An Aventador

Making huge power while retaining a low profile is a recipe everyone likes, but this Golf just takes it to a whole other level. <br>Whether you believe …

Running on Empty

Boost your speed and endurance by skipping carbs -- seriously<p>It sounds counterintuitive. Yet many East African runners -- including Meb Keflezighi, the Eritrean-born American who won the 2009 New York City Marathon -- forgo carbs before and during their training runs. Keflezighi says the strategy …

Marathons

Adobe Lightroom Tutorial: How To Manage and Organize Your Images

The single-most common question I’m asked about Lightroom is, “Where the #$&! are my images?” Understanding how Lightroom manages and displays …

10 Facts About Carbon Fiber in Cycling

Since carbon fiber essentially took over the performance cycling world a decade or so ago, the bike industry has continued to crank out ever-lighter, stiffer, and more impressive designs that were impossible to make in metal. But carbon fiber products can also be more obscure and mysterious than …

Carbon Fiber

Everything You Need To Know About Italian Prosciutto

So you know what you're getting on your next meat and cheese plate.<p>There’s Parma ham and then there’s San Daniele: both are delicious and widely loved in Italy and abroad. They look alike yet are very different. Here’s what you need to know to tell them apart. Both are PDO products (protected …