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To Remember Random Errands, Turn Them Into a Story

A memory trick that plays on the human brain’s innate desire for narrative.<p>Who among us has not walked into a Target mentally chanting something like “Eggs, shaving cream, toothpaste, toilet paper” only to get home and realize we’ve forgotten the toothpaste? Looks like we’re using mouthwash tonight!<p>…

University of California

7 Days in Vietnam: A Slightly Insane Travel Itinerary

<b>Day One: Get Lost in Hanoi</b><p>The first thing you notice about Hanoi is that everyone is moving at a manic clip, rushing by bicycle, moped, motorcycle, …

Vietnam

Scientists Modify Viruses with CRISPR to Kill Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria

by Karla Lant June 24, 2017 Hard Science 25156<p>CRISPR-Powered Viruses<p>Earlier this month, the annual CRISPR 2017 conference was held at Montana State …

CRISPR

The Incredible Italian Island You've Never Heard Of

Plan a visit to Ischia, but don't let the secret out.<p>There are places you go to get away from it all. And then there’s Sant’Angelo.<p>To get to this Italian village, you take an hour-long ferry from Naples to the volcanic island of Ischia, nestled a few waves’ breadth from Capri in the heart of the …

5 easy tricks to make your iPhone storage last longer

With its non-expandable memory, one of the major bugbears for iPhone owners is the storage capacity. Whether you've got a 16 or 64GBer, you just know …

Dubrovnik, Croatia is the pearl of the Adriatic and your next travel destination

The post Dubrovnik, Croatia is the pearl of the Adriatic and your next travel destination appeared first on http://thebesttravelplaces.comKnown as …

European Travel

Clinton Triumphs In Email Court Hearing Friday

As usual, the press underreports victories of Hillary Clinton in the email matter, just as it overreported in the past when allegations were trumpeted. A court hearing on Friday, about the demands for the State Department for more and more email releases, turned out to become a triumph for Clinton. …

11 Places to Visit on the Ultimate American Road Trip

There’s something truly romantic about the great American road trip. The thought of throwing caution to the wind, jumping in the car (a vintage …

Scientists discover light could exist in a previously unknown form

New research suggests that it is possible to create a new form of light by binding light to a single electron, combining the properties of both.

The Best Rooftop Bars in San Francisco

Food & Drink<p>By Daisy Barringer Published On 05/25/2016<p>@daisy<p>By Daisy Barringer @daisy Published On 05/25/2016<p>San Francisco isn’t exactly known for …

San Francisco

There Are Secret Public Parks on Rooftops in the FiDi and SOMA

Due to some awesome law, all of the large, privately owned buildings in Downtown SF need to provide a certain amount of space on their property …

19 Easy Make-Ahead Recipes to Bring on Your Next Camping Trip

<b>Follow us on</b> <b>Pinterest</b> <b>for more fun camping hacks.</b><p><i>Additional reporting by</i> <i>Justina Huddleston</i>

The 11 cheapest places for a family holiday in Europe, ranked

Travel Money has found the most affordable destinations in Europe for a family beach holiday.<p>To find the cheapest places for a holiday, Post Office …

Not Doing This While You're Traveling? You're Losing $$$

Vacations are obviously the best. But they can also be a huge money drain — even if you do get paid time off, you're likely dropping a ton of cash on …

The 22 Most Beautiful Places In The World

These destinations are just begging to be Instagrammed.<p>There are so many amazing places around the globe to see, we couldn't possibly include them all in just one list. But, these breathtaking destinations are definitely worth bumping to the top of your travel bucket list–whether you're looking to …

Five Great Restaurants to Enjoy Poke Bowls South of San Francisco

If there was ever a recent food trend that has taken the Bay Area by storm, poke bowls sure fit the ticket. Every week it seems like a new store has …

Onions

Where to Eat and Drink in Temescal

One of Oakland's oldest neighborhoods, Temescal was long known as "Little Italy" until the late 1960s, due to a thriving population of Italian-Americans. Now its continuously diversifying population is part of the draw for this neighborhood, whose restaurants boast a mixed bag of cuisines. Diners …

Scientists Can Now Define the Kilogram In Terms of Raw Physics

Scientists have constructed an elaborate machine to give the kilogram a permanent definition.<p>Scientists from the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) have announced that they have succeeded in taking a highly precise measurement that will be used to redefine the kilogram.<p>For over a …

The 10 Most Beautiful Coastal Towns in Spain

Spain has more than 1,000 miles of Mediterranean coastline (just for starters), a mix of ancient port cities and resort towns that draw the European aristocracy. But true beauty isn't confined to seaside landscapes—the food of San Sebastián, the art of Málaga, the marbled walkways of Alicante make …

Ultimate Guide to Spending Your Money in 42 Countries This Summer

<i>By Andrew DePietro, Contributor</i><p>More Americans are traveling abroad in part because of the strength of the dollar overseas. But knowing that your money will go further isn't the only information you should consider for your budget before traveling. To help you plan your travel budget, GOBankingRates …

GUIDE: How to Spend a Wallet-Friendly Weekend in Big Sur

As we all know, week-long vacations are life-enhancing, soul-enriching…and expensive as hell. The good news: living in the Bay Area means you’ve got …

California

13 Hot Cocktails to Enjoy on Cold San Francisco Nights

Oh, the weather outside is frightful... Okay, so maybe not frightful, but it sure is cold in San Francisco this winter. The good news is that with frigid temperatures comes seasonal cocktails to warm your bones. Shake off the chill with one of these alcohol-fueled hot beverages that are definitely …

The 7 Top Tacos in Fruitvale

Lovers of Mexican food have long asserted that when it comes to tacos, Oakland's Fruitvale neighborhood has the Mission beat, hands down. So to offer a guide for your tortilla-based explorations, we turned to Oakland dweller and taco connoisseur <b>John Birdsall</b>(pictured above in the silvery glow of a …

Delage Brings Michelin-Level Omakase to Old Oakland

<b>Delage</b>, a sushi-focused restaurant from <b>Chikara</b> <b>Ono</b> (AS B-Dama), has soft-opened in Old Oakland. The new spot is located just next door to Swan's Market, the location of Ono's popular Japanese restaurant, in a standalone building.<p>Ono describes the concept as "Michelin-quality sushi with small plates …

Why It’s Impossible To Actually Be A Vegetarian

Editor's Blog Photo credit: In a sense, aren’t they one and the same? 'Heads' via www.shutterstock.comIn case you’ve forgotten the section on the …

Carbon Dioxide

ROOFTOP Opens in Walnut Creek With a Killer View and Plenty of Wine

<b>ROOFTOP</b>, the restaurant from East Bay wine bar owners <b>Jim</b> and <b>Jennifer Telford</b> (Residual Sugar) has opened its doors in Walnut Creek today.<p>The 180-seat restaurant boasts chef <b>Justine Kelly</b> at the helm, who was most recently the executive chef at the techie haven, The Battery; her resumé also includes …

Turns Out, Growing Weed Is Really Bad for the Environment

The plants use up tons of water and dirty fossil fuels.<p><i>This story was originally published by Grist and is reproduced here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration.</i><p>Americans smoke a lot of weed.<p>It’s a little tricky to get a handle on the actual numbers—there’s that whole “illegal” thing in a lot …

The Science behind the DEA's Long War on Marijuana

<i>Editor’s Note (8/11/16): The U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration is announcing today that it will keep marijuana illegal for any purpose (classified</i> …

This Simple Hack Can Free Up Space On Your iPhone

Technology Photo credit: charnsitr/ShutterstockiPhones slowly creeping to a standstill with a full memory seems like an inevitable part of life. …

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