Patricia de Leon

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What You Need To Know About Palawan, The 'Best Island In The World'

Warning: These pictures will give you serious wanderlust.<p>If you're thinking of where to go on your next tropical beach getaway, you may want to look a little farther than the Caribbean.<p>For the second time, the Palawan archipelago in the Philippines has been named 'Best Island In The World' by the …

Should you really eat fat to stay slim? The new food rules explained

The nation was enjoying its breakfast last week when the latest food fight broke out. A damning report by a leading obesity charity warned that the low-fat, low-cholesterol message underpinning 30 years of public health advice was plain wrong.<p>Eat more fat, less carbohydrate and don’t worry about …

Nutrition

The 10 world landmarks that have to be on your bucket list

There are some landmarks so iconic they appear on almost every traveler's bucket list.<p>From the Taj Mahal to Machu Picchu, a visit to these sites is …

New Evidence for the Necessity of Loneliness

A specific set of neurons deep in the brain may motivate us to seek company, holding social species together.<p>As social animals, we depend on others …

Neuroscience

This Could Be the Coolest Suitcase Ever

There are five different things that make the Floatti suitcase one of the most exciting travel designs around. There are a few solid annoyances when …

Budget Travel

The 3 Movies You Should See in May...Whatever Your Mood

Trust us.<p>Whether you'd rather treat yourself to the eye candy of a dreamlike Salma Hayek film or hunker down with a gritty political documentary,whatever your mood, there's something playing at the theaters this month for you. These three flicks are our current favorites:<p>A droll, Woody Allen–ish …

18 Ways to Meet People When Traveling Solo

Tips that every solo traveler should know before starting a trip.<p>Solo travel may sound like a solitary experience, but the logistics of navigating …

What’s Up With the Bacteria In Your Gut?

We’ve known for decades that that the lush collection of bacteria that populate our guts plays a part in digestion. The famous after-effects of bean-eating—tactfully known in the 16th century as “windinesse”— are due to our resident microbes, chomping up an assortment of bean oligosaccharides …

Microbiology

To Lose Weight, Stop Trying

A Princeton neuroscientist says he lost 50 pounds in a few months. His technique? Expending no effort whatsoever.<p><i>Aeon</i> has an intriguing new essay by …

Five O'Clock

FeaturedA Call To Men February 23, 2018<p>March 27, 2018 Here’s To Five More Fantastic YearsPhew, five years just flew by. Here, a look at our ups, …

1 Block of Feta Cheese, 5 Ways to Use It

<i>Put time into dinner now, and you can make it last forever -- or at least the whole week. Welcome to Halfway to Dinner, where we show you how to stretch your staples -- or your seasonal produce -- every which way.</i><p><i>Today: Jess Schreibstein of Witchin' in the Kitchen shows us how to transform that</i> …

Feta

Step Inside Fashion Designer Charlotte Ronson's Chic NYC Pad

We're die-hard fans of Charlotte Ronson's fashion line, with its graceful cuts, splattered flowers, and well-balanced edge. And she's one of those unofficial arbiters of downtown cool: someone who follows her own unique eye, all while pulling off tousled beach hair with aplomb. So we were thrilled …

Articles about 7 modern swimming pools on Dwell.com - Dwell

Once a locker for a midnight loo, the bedside table has taken on a far sweeter function—and a score of forms for holding big...<p>Just in time for summer, here are seven modern wood-burning fire pits to inspire your next backyard get-together.<p>Whether it’s a place to rest your saucers or your sneakers, …

Fabrication