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A Pasta So Rich and Creamy You'll Never Believe It's Vegan

This is one of my favorite pastas in the world—creamy farfalle pasta with sun-dried tomatoes and mushrooms. I’ve hosted millions (well, maybe not …

Recipes

9 High-Protein Meatless Soups And Stews

Netflix's Secret Codes Unlock More Movies Than You Can Imagine

Access this hidden list of hyper-specific Netflix genres with our help.<p>How many movies do you think are currently available on Netflix? Well, you’re …

McDonald's

Fresh Square countertop growing units offer easy indoor gardening

<b>As interest in producing clean food at home continues to grow, a whole crop of indoor growing units are sprouting up to meet demand, such as this</b> …

Aquaponics

This Plant Is So Easy To Care For It's Stupid

A care guide for pothos plants almost seems redundant because they are <i>so very</i> easy to keep alive. Seriously, if you only water them when they start …

Want clean air? NASA says these are the best house plants for filtering out chemicals

In today’s modern world it can feel really hard to have a safe space where the air is clean and healthy. Especially if you live in a city it is …

This Data Scientist Has Mapped the Ultimate National Parks Road Trip

Just in time for the National Park Service's 100th anniversary.<p>We already know the most efficient and sight-packed route to drive to see all the continental states, but what if you only wanted to focus on seeing the most beautiful nature in America? A map for that exists now too.<p>Randy Olson, senior …

National Parks

Whoa Board Turn Any Electro-Luminescient Material Into A Touch Sensor (video)

Foolish Products has created a new development board called Whoa that takes the form of an open prototyping platform designed for wearable …

Don't Feel Like Cooking? These Quick Recipes Will Save You.

When the temperatures climb into the triple digits, cooking is the last thing on my mind. But since one can't subsist on watermelon and Popsicles …

These 12 Small HDB Flats And Their Clever Interior Design Will Inspire You

Space is a luxury in Singapore where smaller-sized apartments and HDB flats are the norm. In terms of interior décor, organisation and storage, it …

Clever tips to decorate a small home

Decorating small spaces can be quite a challenge. You need storage space and beauty, which can be competing needs. An interior decorator can help you …

9 Affordable Updates to Make Your Rental Look Expensive

After countless showings (and many Craigslist rental inquiries), you've finally found your dream apartment. It's in the perfect location with a …

This $150 DIY micro-trailer has a kitchen, bed, and skylight

Camping with a tent so overdone. Why not be more adventurous and bring a handmade micro-trailer on your next trip into the wilderness?<p>If you follow inventor Paul Elkins' tutorial, you can build your own tiny trailer and pull it by bike. Called the "Nomad Bicycle Camper," it features a kitchen, foam …

17 DIY Decor Projects That’ll Ensure You Get Your Rental Deposit Back

Decorating a small space can be tricky, let alone decorating a small space that you can’t really change with paint or creative flooring (#rentalproblems). Unless your apartment is newly renovated, chances are your appliances, floors and walls are lacking a little sumthin’ sumthin’ in the style …

Small Spaces

World's First Off-Grid ReGen Village Will Be Completely Self-Sufficient Producing Its Own Power and Food

ReGen Villages, a completely self-sufficient village that can power and feed itself, is rising across Europe—and hopefully, one day, around the world.<p>…

10 essential books on personal growth to boost your self-belief

Although it might sound cheesy, self-confidence comes from within. But sometimes we all need a little boost. So to help give you a nudge in the right …

A 19-year-old created a free robot lawyer that has beaten 160,000 parking tickets

The very first robot lawyer that was designed to challenge parking tickets has been wildly successful since it was launched last Fall.<p>British programmer Joshua Browder, 19, launched the beta version of the bot in London in September. In that month alone, 3,000 people used the service to appeal …

32 things everyone should do in Germany

In fact, Germany was recently voted the world's third-most tourism-friendly country by the World Economic Forum.<p>From mountains to beaches, wine regions to beer halls, here are the 32 things all travelers should experience in Germany.

An Apple exec interviews job candidates based on 3 basic personality questions

That places a lot of pressure on her interviewing technique. If she asks the wrong questions, she might end up with employees who don't fit well within an organization that prides itself on operating like a well-oiled machine.<p>In a new LinkedIn posting, Ahrendts walks the reader through a typical …

Your ultimate guide to Helmut Newton

Nobody has made quite the lasting impression on fashion imagery as Helmut Newton. Hired by <i>French Vogue</i> in the 1950s before being propelled to fame in the 1970s, Newton came to be renowned for his controversial scenarios, hypersexualised imagery and striking compositions. With elements of his work …

20 of the Most Popular Cleaning Hacks on Pinterest

The Mathematics of Design

It is common for people to group themselves into two categories; those who are good at art or design, and those who are good at math or science. The …

Mathematics

These 3 Things Predict Success In Fund-Raising Pitches, Says Harvard Psychologist

Psychologist and Harvard professor Amy Cuddy, author of New York Times best-selling book Presence, has discovered there are three things that predict how likely an entrepreneur is to successfully raise funds. Cuddy’s book focuses on proven techniques for getting through life’s most challenging …

A Midwestern Girl Finds Enchantment and Envy in an Ivy League World of Wealth and Privilege

With just a glint of diamond earring and a swish of pashmina, the poshest girl in school ignited Amanda Fortini's inner aesthete—and, for a while at least, her little green monster.<p><b>This article originally appeared in the April 2016 issue of ELLE.</b><p>I remember the first time I saw her, this young woman …

College & University

7 scientifically proven ways to be more successful

I'm an entrepreneur just like you, working my tail off daily. Failure isn't an option. We all want success and over the past year I've been fortunate enough to work with, interview, and get to know many successful people.<p>I've learned from almost every successful person that I've me that regardless …

Los Angeles Restaurants With the Most Stunning Design

Otium, designed in conjunction with Studio UNTLD, House of Honey, and Osvaldo Maiozzi, represents a new kind of look for the casual, but upscale dining culture the city is currently enjoying. House of Honey's Tamara Kaye-Honey was looking for a cohesive feel for diners who walked into the …

'Firefall' mesmerizing at Yosemite Park in California | CNN Travel

12 Highest-Rated Movies To Stream On Netflix While You're Snowed In

Time to get comfortable.<p>Netflix and <i>chill</i> just got too real.<p>Winter Storm Jonas is bringing a snowpocalypse to the East Coast this weekend, and that can only mean one thing: Let the binge-watching begin.<p>You could spend hours perusing the Netflix library or using secret codes to access sub-genres no …

Stuck in a fashion rut? These style icons offer a fresh burst of inspiration

Payal Khandwala’s garments experiment with bold blocks of colour and rich fabrics, establishing her identity as the designer who evolves shape and …