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RX Nut Butter Is Weird, and Insanely Good

I know what you’re thinking — eating peanut or almond butter out of a squeeze pack is <i>weird</i> — but hear me out. Individually-packaged nut butter has …

Dessert

The World’s Best Travel Shoe Is a Slipper From Denmark

Courtesy of Glerups<p>The Glerups wool felt boot runs $125.<p>From home to hotel and back again, Glerups’s colorful slippers, shoes, and boots are a walk …

Travel TV series to watch on Netflix right now

Updated regularly, here's a list of some of the most wanderlust-inspiring TV series (fictional and not) that involve travel by land, air, and sea …

The 18 Best Spots to Buy Furniture Online

<b>Bedroom Furniture</b><p><b>Ballard Designs</b><br>Well-made pieces that look like heirloom antiques (without the hefty price tags) are what you'll find here, with …

Furniture

From Pepys’s Diary to Ben Judah’s impressionistic survey, the city has provided a wealth of material for writers<br>• Read Iain Sinclair’s final pilgrimage through London here<p>Let’s start with Samuel Pepys, scurrying about Restoration London in a whirl of work and pleasure before going home to write it …

Books

New York City’s 15 Best Hidden Bars and Restaurants

Of all the hidden bars in the city, the Back Room is one of the few that actually served as a speakeasy during Prohibition. (It was run by notorious …

New York City

8 Things to Look For in a Student-Centered Learning Environment

From years of teaching in the classroom and countless school visits and interactions with excellent educators worldwide, I’ve created a list of …

Women Warriors: The Hidden History of Female Combat Heroes

In the records of what shaped the world we live in today, men have gotten all the glory—but these women changed the course of history too.<p>With the U.S. only recently allowing women to fight in combat, you have to wonder what ever gave legislators the impression that only males can defend their …

World History

Mapping U.S. rivers like a national subway system

A transit map for navigating U.S. waterways<p>There’s just something fascinating about subway maps—so much so that designers have gone to great lengths to produce a map of all the world’s subways, subway-style maps of video games, and even an addictive metro-map-themed app. The latest fuel for this …

Maps

Mapped: the extremes of population density

DID YOU KNOW that 5% of the world’s population lives in the areas colored in blue and that the same number of people live in the red region? Max …

Black Loyalists Fought for Their Freedom During the American Revolution

The story of the Black Loyalists of the American Revolution is the story of a people stolen into slavery who are given the chance to fight for their …

Nova Scotia

9 Websites to Find Comics for Teaching and Learning

Comics are great for language learners of all ages. They break up the plot and language into frames. Comics also provide a setting and context for …

Supergirl: Wonder Woman Lynda Carter meets Melissa Benoist in set pic

A meeting of super-ladies took place on the set of <i>Supergirl</i> season 2 as Melissa Benoist posed for a photo next to Lynda Carter.<p>“Met a wonderful woman …

Melissa Benoist