Michelle Chong

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15 Ways To Upgrade Your Kitchen In Less Than An Hour

Want to spruce up your kitchen but don't have much time on your hands? These 15 super-simple DIY projects take less than an hour to complete.<p><b>1. Repaint your mugs</b><p><i>This Heart of Mine</i><p>Are you the unfortunate owner of a set of mugs you just can't fall in love with? Unless they're a priceless family …

Book Club Books: 12 Fabulous Titles Everyone Can Agree On

Selecting a book club book can seem as harrowing as the plot of a page-turner. Should you opt for the true story of a valiant trek across the Pacific Northwest, or the underrated, lesser-known classic? Should you ignore your 400-page limit for the sake of discussing <i>The Goldfinch</i>? Should you cancel …

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Domestic Bliss: Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt at Home

The Steven Klein shoot that started it all: Mr. and Mrs. Smith costars Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie play house in Palm Springs. (July 2005)

10 Ways to Use Tomato Sauce

You’ve put up jars and jars of fresh tomato sauce, now here’s how to use it (beyond pasta, of course).<p><i>You’ve put up jars and jars of fresh tomato</i> …

NPR Bestsellers: Hardcover Fiction, Week Of July 10, 2014 : NPR

What the Hell Is Global Entry, and How Do I Get It?

By: Sophie-Claire Hoeller<p><i>Credit: Flickr</i><p>Nothing screams jet-setter quite like the dude who blows right by the herd of disheveled, bleary-eyed passengers stumbling off an international flight. You've seen him before, near the customs booth, bypassing the lines as you stand waiting... and waiting... …

Flying

The Genetic Heroes That Could Cure the Sick

One person in 20,000 is predicted to be a ‘genetic hero’—someone who should have a disease, but due to rare mutations or lifestyle, doesn’t. Now, the …

Researchers Now Able To 3D Print Working Blood Vessels

One of the biggest problems with printing human meat was the creation of blood vessels and ventricles. Making a solid mass of flesh was easy but adding a way to pump blood and other nutrients through the flesh was more difficult. Now researchers at the University of Sydney, Harvard, Stanford and …

The best books of 2014

The must-read novels, memoirs and history books of the year: if you're looking for a new book to read, this is a good place to start<p>Looking for something new to read? From the best children's and poetry books to failsafe gift and cookery books, you will find exactly what you are looking for.<p>There …

Millennials want to see the world—and know they can afford it

In the summer of 2012, at age 24, I left home to travel the world. In just over a year, I backpacked through South America, South Asia, Western Europe, and the western United States. I hiked the Inca Trail, skied the Alps, hitchhiked through Patagonia, and trekked through the Himalayas. I worked at …

Human Rights

Just As Bizarre As 'Sharknado', But Real: The Boston Molasses Disaster of 1919 - Unbound Worlds

Andrew Schaffer’s <i>How to Survive A Sharknado and Other Unnatural Disasters</i> (July 8) contains the information you need to make it through any one of …

17 Websites That Will Make You Smarter

This story originally appeared on Business Insider<p>Tired of wasting your time watching cat videos or scrolling through your Facebook newsfeed? Want to be more productive next time you go online?<p>Here's a list of websites that will actually make you smarter:<p><b>1. Digital Photography School —</b> Read through …

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