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Bob Dylan & The Grateful Dead Rehearse Together in Summer 1987: Hear 74 Tracks

In the mid 1980s, Bob Dylan found his career hitting an unmistakable low point. In his autobiography, he recalls "Everything was smashed. My own …

53 New York Times Videos Teach Essential Cooking Techniques: From Poaching Eggs to Shucking Oysters

I was blessed to grow up around a grandmother who cooked every meal like she was feeding a dozen famished farmhands. She never spelled out all her …

Patti Smith Shares William S. Burroughs’ Advice for Writers and Artists

Would you take advice from William S Burroughs? What if it were filtered through the humanistic sensibilities of Patti Smith? Addressing the crowd at …

Pizza de huevos con jamón para una cena improvisada

<b>Las pizzas</b> son las grandes aliadas de las cenas improvisadas. En apenas 20 minutos una es capaz de crear con los ingredientes disponibles en la …

First Time Mexico City: make sense of the Distrito Federal

Mexico City is fast becoming one of the world’s great capitals. Contrary to its reputation for being dirty, crowded and dangerous, this city has a rich history, an impressive art scene, a dynamic street culture and some of the best food in Latin America.<p>Stats<p><b>Population:</b> around 21 million<p><b>Visitors</b> …

Ginger Fizz

Makes 8 Servings<p>For this ginger-spiked Prosecco number, you can make the ginger syrup a week ahead; then all you have to do is add the bubbly.<p>October 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>GINGER SYRUP<p>1 3"-piece ginger, peeled, thinly sliced<p>½ cup raw or granulated sugar<p>COCKTAILS<p>2 750-ml bottles Prosecco, chilled<p>8 …

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Army Eyes 3-D Printed Food For Soldiers

Army scientists have spent decades concocting meals that last without refrigeration and survive high-altitude airdrops. And now, the Army is eyeing a new form of cooking: 3-D printing! Yes, food that comes fresh out of a printer, for our troops.<p>Lauren Oleksyk, a food technologist leading the team …

California, Hawaii & Mexico: 55 Best Campgrounds

‘The Big Book of Maker Skills’, Chris Hackett’s Illustrated Guide of 334 Tools and Techniques for Makers

<i>The Big Book of Maker Skills</i> is a guide featuring 334 tools and techniques for makers of all stripes. The book is written by artist, <i>Popular Science</i> …

The Men's Only L.A. Adventurers Club Struggles With the 21st Century

Some of them have hiked across a hundred or more countries. Others have dived deep into the oceans off every continent.<p>One member of the Adventurers …

Robert Carlson’s Glass Mind

Robert Carlson is an internationally-renowned glass artist and a master not in disguise. Bob lives his life as an artist, from his work to his art …

Nike+ Fuelband SE Is a Fitness Tracker That Gets Involved

With so many wristband fitness trackers on the market and new versions rolling out at what seems like a weekly rate, it's hard to keep track of which …

Chipotle Commits to Going Non-GMO

In the world of fast food restaurants, Chipotle Mexican Grill stands out for its commitment to “Food with Integrity.” This means serving foods made …

Following the Beaujolais Wine Route

What could be more French than sampling the fruits of the vine? And where better to do it than the enticing vineyards of Beaujolais? The picture-book Beaujolais Wine Route is a dream-come-true for oenophiles. Swinging from Villefranche-sur-Saône to St-Amour, this route is like a ‘greatest hits’ of …

24 free things to do in San Francisco

Contrary to what you might expect from such a well known, tourist-heavy city, San Francisco quietly delivers a lot for the money. Many of its hotels offer comfort and location for a third of the cost of a comparable New York or London hotel; public transit is part of the fun (cheaper Market Street …

18 free things to do in Barcelona

Barcelona has enough to keep the most voracious of culture vultures and self-indulgent of gourmands happy for weeks, but all those entry fees and tapas bills can mount up. Fortunately, help is at hand with a variety of ways to make your holiday budget stretch a little further.<p>In addition to the …

In The Dollhouse, A Photo Series That Captures The Less Than Perfect Life of Barbie & Ken by Dina Goldstein

Photographer Dina Goldstein, who is known for her Fallen Princesses series, is exhibiting her latest project, “In The Dollhouse“, a photo series that …

I Fought the Law, A Photo Series That Illustrates Bizarre State Laws

<i>In Alabama it’s illegal to have an ice cream cone in your back pocket at all times.</i><p>“I Fought the Law” is a photo series that illustrates (and often …

Winnie the Hutt

“There will be no bargain. I will not give up my favorite decoration. I like my honey where it is.” It looks like Luke Skywalker will have to resort …