As jihadists sweep across northern Iraq, Richard Spencer, Middle East Correspondent, asks what ISIS is, who is its leader and how it has become so dominant Q. Who or what is ISIS? Is it part of al-Qaeda?
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We're going to rewire your brain. Are you ready? I want to show you something simple your mind can do, which illustrates a fascinating emerging theory about how the brain works. First, look at this logo
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Ladies and gentlemen, a new record has been set: Copper Beech Farm is now the most-expensive home sale in the United States–ever. The estate, at 499 Indian Field Road in Greenwich, Connecticut, closed
Spoiler alert: Invest in a cast-iron pan. Also, research Maillard reactions. Have you ever gone to a restaurant, had an amazing burger, and then tried to replicate it at home only to have disastrous results?