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Watch Aubrey Plaza Break Every Single Late Night Host for 13 Solid Minutes

The world of late night talk shows is a rigid one. All of them, from <i>The Tonight Show</i> to the <i>Late Show</i> to <i>Late Night</i> to <i>The Late Late Show</i> follow more or …

Seed Saving 101: 10 Things to Know If You Want to Start Saving Seeds

As your garden starts producing fruit, keep this information in mind if you want to start saving seeds.Beans. That’s right. If you want to start …

These Are The Best Audiobooks As Read By The Authors

Some books are just meant to be listened to.<p>Some books are meant to be read, others are best listened to. The audiobooks below are all narrated by their authors, adding another form of intimacy to the experience. In their expert voices, they might deliver a great joke, or emphasize a great sentence …

This Is the Right Way to Pet Your Cat (Pictures Included!)

Good touch/bad touch isn’t only for humans.<p>Maybe you have one of those cats who purrs wherever you touch her. Or maybe you have a cat who reacts to …

Animal Behavior

Here's How to Make Your Roasted Veggies Mind-Blowing

Roasting is one of my favorite ways to cook vegetables. I love how you just toss everything on a baking sheet, walk away, and come back to …

Food

I Asked 5,000 People How They Stay Passionate at Work. Here's What I Found

The data shows a clear path.<p>When it comes to selecting a job or career, the usual advice is to love what you do. In fact, given all the talk about …

Los Angeles

Mothers who regret having children are speaking up like never before

Photoillustration by Stephen Gregory & Heshmat Saberi<p>‘I regret having children’<p>In pushing the boundaries of accepted maternal response, women are …

Feminism

27 underrated US destinations everyone should visit in their lifetime

Frog Hollow Farm’s Meyer Lemon Cake With Lemon Glaze

<i>(Click here, if you are unable to view this video on your mobile device.)</i><p>Yes, it’s true. We Californians are obsessed with our Meyer lemons. And this …

Growing and Maintaining Your Fig

Important Information for Growing a Fig Tree<p>Common fig (Ficus carica) is a small tree native to southwest Asia but widely planted in North America. …

Gardening

The enduring power of aunties

A collection of stories about the complex relationships we have with our aunts.<p>When I think of the word “aunt,” a few scenes come to mind, like …

Chinese New Year

26 of the year's best movies no one saw

High praise, low box office

50 Books Recommended by This Year's TED Speakers

The much-buzzed-about conference generated a gargantuan list of intriguing book recommendations.<p>TED is one of the world's premier cultural events, providing not just a chance for the thousand or so attendees to hear from some of the smartest people around, but also opening up this knowledge to …

A Massive Lake Of Molten Carbon The Size Of Mexico Was Just Discovered Under The US

A recent scientific discovery has drastically changed our view of the global carbon cycle and identified a new significant risk. Researchers have discovered a giant lake or reservoir made up of molten carbon sitting below the western US.<p>The molten carbon (primarily in the form of carbonate) …

Earth Science

Wes Anderson Officially Announces New Film ‘Isle of Dogs,’ Along with Cast and First Brief Clip — Watch

Greta Gerwig, Scarlett Johansson and more are joining the star-studded voice cast for Wes Anderson's new stop-motion film.<p>Just when you thought that …

It’s Not “All In How You Raise Them”: The Role Of Genetics In Behavior

If you’re a dog owner, I’m sure you’ve heard this refrain.<p>Conventional wisdom says that young puppies come to us as blank slates. Full of promise and …

Pets

The 31 Most Scenic Fall Road Trips (You Can Actually Afford)

Lower gas prices after Labor Day help make the trips budget-friendly.<p>A road trip in the fall can be an opportunity to see parts of the U.S. without …

7 Effective Ways to Tame Your Negative Thoughts

What you tell yourself every day will either lift you up or tear you down.<p>It's one of the most destructive forces you'll ever have to face, and it's inside your own head.<p>It's that negative, judgmental voice telling you <i>you're not smart enough</i> or <i>you don't work hard enough</i> or <i>you don't deserve to</i> …

Self-help

How three U.S. mini-farms are sowing the seeds of global food security

Her face shaded by a wide-brimmed straw hat, Olawumi Benedict is cheerfully tending to her “little babies” — kale seedlings growing in shallow wooden …

Where to Buy Organic, Non-GMO Heirloom Seeds: 5 Companies - Gardening

One of the reasons many of us grow our own food is so we know it’s grown healthfully and according to our values, and that begins with seeds. The …

HugeDomains.com - OurGardenClub.com is for sale (Our Garden Club)

Hurry - once it's sold this opportunity will be gone!<p>Besides being memorable, .com domains are unique: This is the one and only .com name of its …

A Photographer Lovingly Captures the Unlikely Bond between His Family and an Orphaned Bird | Colossal

<p>The stories of a unique bond between a child and their pet are as timeless as they come, but rarely does the pet have wings. Such is the case with …

The Historic Problem With Hoppin' John

New Year's Day is approaching, which means we need to have a little talk about Hoppin' John. A savory blend of rice and black-eyed peas, it's served alongside collard greens as the traditional New Year's Day meal in the South and, increasingly, in other parts of the country. Eating those two dishes …

What to Do with an Overload of Sweet Potatoes

<i>Winter has arrived in full force, but that doens't mean your meals have to be one-dimensional. Alexandra Stafford of Alexandra Cooks shows us how to use the contents of our CSA to make comforting meals that still excite on the table.</i><p><i>Today: A cure for sweet potato ennui in the form of an elegant</i> …

Sweet Potatoes

The 12 Best Food Blog Recipes of 2014

<i>We've gathered (some of) our favorite recipes from the world of food blogs in 2014. Which would you add to our list?</i><p>2014 was a great year for food blogs. We saw so many innovative, beautiful, and -- most importantly -- delicious recipes over the last 12 months. From gummy bear sangria and …

mashed potatoes

Piercing Eyes

Portraits of the Bunny Hop Video Stars

<i>Set Design: Daniel Graff at Mary Howard Studio</i>

New Jersey