Michelle Beard

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12 Hot Young Choreographers Strut Their Stuff at the Hong Kong Arts Festival

Bruce Liu and Takao Komaru in Ata Wong's <i>Chater Road</i> (Photo: Keith Hiro)<p>Originality and crackerjack dancing were on ample display at the Hong Kong Arts Festival's Contemporary Dance Series last week. Young Hong Kong choreographers furnished two double bills and a third programme crammed with seven …

Your Source for Aromatherapy and Essential Oils

The Laboratoire Sanoflore is specialised in the production and marketing of chemotyped essential oils, in the development of phytotherapeutic …

Homemade Tonics to Cure Whatever Ails You

No matter what your ailment is, there's a tonic out there to cure it. Check out these homemade herbal concoctions to find which one fits the bill.<p><b>Every year, at the first sign of a stuffy nose</b>, the staffers at <i>Bon Appétit</i> head to the Test Kitchen, seeking out <b>Brad Leone</b> for help. No, Brad is not a …

Alternative Medicine

51 Ways to Cook Root Veggies

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Banana S'more Nut Bars

12 to 16 Servings<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>Nonstick vegetable oil spray<p>15 whole graham crackers (about 8 ounces)<p>2 tablespoons (packed) dark brown sugar<p>1/2 teaspoon kosher salt<p>3/4 cup (1 1/2 sticks) unsalted butter, melted<p>10 ounces high-quality milk chocolate (such as Lindt or Scharffen Berger), finely chopped<p>…

Dessert

73 of Our Favorite Potato Recipes Ever

Mashed, roasted, fried, or stewed, we'll happily eat potatoes every night of the week.<p>When it comes to potatoes, we don't discriminate. Mashed, roasted, fried, or stewed, we'll happily eat 'em every night of the week. Here are 48 of our favorite comforting potatoes recipes to add to your next meal.

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Lara Gasparotto's Ecstatic Kaleidoscope

Here are some of her photographs of women, nature, and women in nature.<p><i>This post originally appeared on VICE Netherlands</i><p>Twenty five-year-old Lara Gasparotto comes from the city of Liège in Belgium and has an eye for beautiful things. Fortunately for us, she is also a photographer so she can share …

Why You Should Switch to Dried Beans

<i>By Gabriella Vigoreaux</i><p>Let's talk about beans. They are so nutritious and elemental to our diets. They're cheap, versatile, and as easy to cook as opening up a can, right? We're here to tell you to put aside the can opener and start cooking more with dried beans. Bet we can convince you (and make …

This Diet Has Been Linked to a Longer Life—Again

It’s no coincidence that some of the world’s populations with the longest lifespans live along the Mediterranean coast. The climate there ensures …

6 Dynamic Tofu Recipes That Might Just Change Your Mind on Bean Curd

Poor tofu. It's all too easy to dismiss tofu as tasteless blocks of bean curd for health nuts -- as something to be merely consumed for sustenance. But cooking and eating tofu doesn't have to be a joyless exercise. Aside from the obvious health benefits, it can be prepared a number of inventive …

Graffiti GIFs Get an Online Gallery

'Encrypted Fills' is a digital street art and graffiti-focused online exhibition space.<p><i>This article was originally published on December 1, 2014 but we think it still rocks!</i><p>GIF-iti is a different kind of creature: equal parts street and GIF art, it represents an important shift in digital arts …

Banksy, gentrification and the end of graffiti

A new HBO doc paints a grim picture of the medium’s future as landmarks are torn down and artists move indoors<p>Last week, HBO debuted <i>Banksy Does New York</i>, a documentary on Banksy’s 2013 residency in NYC, where he debuted a new work every day in various areas of the city, each imbued with his …

Computers are providing solutions to math problems that we can't check

Good news! A computer has solved the longstanding Erdős discrepancy problem! Trouble is, we have no idea what it's talking about — because the …

L-E-V brings Israeli contemporary dance to Vancouver

Israeli dance troupe L-E-V (“heart” in Hebrew) performs this weekend at the Vancouver Playhouse. Chrisopher Duggan photo.<p>Fans of contemporary dance …

Must List: Cinerama Reopens, Contemporary Dance Aplenty & More

By: Seattle Magazine Staff<p>Your weekly guide to Seattle's hottest events.<p>By: Gwendolyn Elliott<p>In honor of Record Store Day, store owners from Silver …

Hyorin and Joo Young release emotional and artistic dance video for 'Erase'

Fans are SHOOK thanks to SHINee's Taemin, and you will be too, after seeing a fancam from 'Music Bank in Chile', which just took place on March 23! D…<p>…

10 Fantastic and Filling Vegetarian Entrées

In the eight years that I was a vegetarian, I often found that my veggie-centric preferences were the afterthought of the party. More often than not, …

11 Gifts To Give Your Health-Obsessed Foodie Friend

Everybody's got <i>that</i> friend -- the one that bathes himself in hummus, grows kale in the backyard of his Brooklyn apartment, claims that drinking a fermented tea makes him feel spiritual and is constantly nibbling on some kind of unidentifiable rabbit food.<p>This holiday season, instead of mocking said …

Understanding Port: The Perfect Post-Dinner Drink

<b>For more food drink and travel videos visit www.potluckvideo.com</b><p>Wine is a popular dinner companion, however what about the drink for when the meal is complete? It might be time for a fortified wine, and port is often the best beverage for the job.<p>But what are the characteristics and differences in …

Make This Cauliflower Gratin For Amazing Thanksgiving Side Dish | Men’s Health

Now, there’s nothing wrong with tradition, but how about starting a new one? I propose a new Thanksgiving ritual: Try a new recipe every year.<p>(For countless recipe ideas, check out The Guy Gourmet Cookbook from <i>Men’s Health</i>. It includes 150 power-packed breakfasts, fast dinners, and big-batch meals …

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Matthew Torres is an artist currently living in downtown LA, studying Fine Arts and Animation at USC. He is an avid skateboarder and hip-hop dancer, and both of these pursuits have had a profound impact on his approach to making art. They have been rich sources of inspiration, and have instilled in him a strong desire to constantly learn from others and develop his own style within his work. At this point in Matthew’s life, he’s not sure where his art will take him, but for now he is content …

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Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2013

The Wildlife Photographer of the Year competition, founded in 1964, is an annual international showcase of the very best in nature photography. Owned by the Natural History Museum and BBC Worldwide, the contest includes 18 individual categories, ranging from birds and mammals to "Creative Visions" …

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