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12 Food Photos That Will Probably Ruin Your Appetite

When researchers examined how food pictures reduce your enjoyment of eating, we picked 12 vintage Bon Appétit recipes to prove them right<p>As we reported yesterday, researchers at Brigham Young University found that people who have looked at pictures of food before a meal enjoy eating less. And while …

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Europe’s Early Settlers Uncovered

Europe’s Stone Age settlers migrated in waves that replaced older hunter-gatherer cultures, suggests a study that looks at European DNA, both ancient and modern. The results reported in the journal, <i>Science</i>, answer questions about the peopling of modern-day Europe.<p>Some of our ancestors hunted wild …

The Sad Tale of Jasmine Star and Doug Gordon

There are few photo conferences where the enthusiasm is palpable – where everyone from the doe-eyed to the veteran clamors for pearls of wisdom from …

The most beautiful places on Earth – in pictures

As Lonely Planet turns 40 this year, the publisher has picked the most magnificent sights across the globe to be included in a new book entitled Beautiful World, which contains more than 200 images and aims to inspire readers to see the world as they have never seen it before

Articles about 7 cozy cottages on Dwell.com - Dwell

The alphabet is as easy as ABC, but for typographer Peter Bil’ak, the way language looks is a never-ending exploration.<p>An architect builds an energy-efficient home near one of France’s most popular pilgrimage sites.<p>A simple cabin on the banks of Lake Erie packs function into just 510 square …

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Top 10 comedy movies

You want funny? We got funny! From Airplane to Duck Soup, here are the Guardian and Observer critics' pick of the 10 best rib-ticklers<p>• Top 10 romantic movies • Top 10 action movies<p>Peter Bradshaw on comedy<p>Notionally, one of the most loved of genres, comedy persistently finds that it is somehow …

As Tanzania's Albino Killings Continue, Unanswered Questions Raise Fears

Targeted by witch doctors and underserved by government, East African albinos face many challenges.<p><i>Part of our weekly "In Focus" series—stepping back, looking closer.</i><p><b>People have been trying to kill Josephat Torner since the day he was born.</b><p>In his rural Tanzania hometown, some encouraged Torner's …

This Valve demo shows the Steam Controller in action

Advertisement<p>2 Comments<p>Credit: Valve<p>In creating the Steam Controller, gaming development company Valve has its work cut out: The hardware needed to …

Don't Underestimate 'Call Of Duty: Ghosts'

<i>Activision faces a console transition and some steep competition, but the next ‘Call of Duty’ is still in a strong position this holiday season.</i><p><i>Call of Duty</i> has been the king of shooters for several years running, ever since <i>Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare</i> came crashing onto the scene.<p>Activision’s …

Why You Should Eat the Entire Apple, Core and All

Don't stop at the sweet flesh, says the Foodist: Consume the whole damn apple, seeds and all!<p>When I was growing up, there was a kid a few years older than me who lived next door. His name was Jimmy. He was slight but he was quick, and he had a good set shot, which meant he beat me in one-on-one …

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What Humans Can Learn From A Simple Kiss

At a basic level, kissing is a biohazard. What is love then, if not the willingness to expose yourself to a host of nasty diseases lurking in your partner's mouth?<p>But could kissing also be a tool with a purpose?<p>Psychology graduate student Rafael Wlodarski, from the University of Oxford, wanted to …