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PHOTOS: It's Hard To Grow Up — And Grow Old — In Honduras

What's it like to live in Honduras today — and why do so many people want to leave?<p>Those are the questions that photojournalist Tomas Ayuso, who grew up in the Central American country, explores in a project he calls "The Right To Grow Old."<p>He picked that title because for many Hondurans, he says, …

San Pedro Sula

Here’s the science behind why pickle fried chicken is delicious

Chicken’s greatest power is its ability to retain flavor, which is why you should regularly prep your poultry in a savory brine. One such brine being embraced by everyone from <i>Bon Appétit</i> to KFC: pickle juice.<p>Yes, pickles have seen their share of dubious hype (see: pickle pops and pickle-juice …

Recipes

Dumplings, tai chi and a hint of racism: a Chinatown takes root in suburban Tokyo | This Week In Asia | South China Morning Post

There is a suburb with streets that reverberate with the Chinese language, and are saturated with restaurants serving authentic Chinese cuisine. But …

Japan

How a 134-year-old Portuguese brand caught the eye of millennials

The silvery body of a lizard curls around the lip of a vase, a ladybird perches on the edge of a veined ragwort-leaf plate, and vivid red tomato-shaped bowls sit beside turmeric-coloured pumpkin tureens. The world of the 19th-century Portuguese ceramics company Bordallo Pinheiro is whimsical, …

Ladybird

Lighting for Plantsmen

If you’re going to have indoor lighting, it might as well serve your plants too, right?! That’s the idea behind MILO, a creative illumination …

Plants

Hey, Steve Harvey, Who Says I Might Not Steal Your Girl?

The book was a gift, a dark joke uncovered on Amazon, purchased by one co-worker for another. I saw it while fumbling through invoices in the office: “How to Date a White Woman: A Practical Guide for Asian Men.”<p>“This book is wild.” I said.<p>“Steve has a chance now!” screamed Joe.<p>For those still …

Africa is changing China as much as China is changing Africa

Eight years ago I watched the movie “2012,” named after the year the Mayan calendar supposedly ends. In the film an American geologist learns that a solar flare is heating the core of the earth and causing its tectonic plates to shift drastically. Before long, mass earthquakes and tsunamis are …

China

Heavy rains in Kenya reveal a crack that shows Africa will split into two continents

Heavy rains caused havoc in Kenya in March, collapsing hospital walls, flooding entire neighborhoods, and closing off major highways. The downpour also exposed a fault line that geologists now say is evidence that the African continent will split into two over the next tens of millions of years.<p>The …

Horn of Africa

Tiny Off-the-Grid Homes We Love

Photo: Graypants, Inc./Hide and Seek<p>The latest in coffee-table inspiration comes from the newly released <i>Hide and Seek</i>. The book is a compilation of unique, well-designed, escape-from-reality cabins we lust over. These structures aren't lavish: instead, they're dedicated to simplicity and the …

Off-grid

Twisting tree-like sculptures redefine a public space in Montreal

Giant twisting tree-like sculptures have sprouted in downtown Montreal—and passersby are welcome to climb to the top of its gnarled canopy. The …

Sculpture

An industrial designer from Australia makes foldable stairs that are perfect for small apartments

Zev Bianchi is an industrial designer in Australia. He designs compact furniture pieces for small spaces. He came up with the idea when he lived in a …

Industrial Designer

China From Above: Stunning Drone Photography by Yummy Zhu

Creative aerial shots by Yummy Zhu, a talented self-taught photographer, drone pilot, and urban explorer from Hangzhou, Zhejiang, China. Yummy …

Photography

How 'GLOW' Helped Ellen Wong Raise Her Voice

The 'Scott Pilgrim' star talks about breaking stereotypes in Season 2 of Netflix's '80s wrestling comedy.<p>Armed with a black belt in taekwondo, …

The original modern 'Action Girl': Modesty Blaise and her capers

By Vikas Datta<p>With there now being an abundance of formidable female characters, each as "badass" as their male counterparts, it may be difficult to …

Secrets of a US$35 soy sauce sun-dried and double fermented in Hong Kong the old-fashioned way | Post Magazine | South China Morning Post

“Are you steaming fish with this? It’s also great with short ribs,” says Chau Wing-cheong, the third-generation owner of Tai Ma Sauce, offering …

This little robot moves in and out of the sun to care for a plant that lives on its back

Tianqi Sun, CEO of robotics firm Vincross, has created a delightful mod of his robot Hexa which cares for a houseplant when the owner is too forgetful to water it.<p>Hexa is a small crab-like looking robot, which is available to buy for $949 and is designed to give people the chance to experiment with …

This Tiny Fern Is the "Most Economically Important' Fern On Earth

Meet the plant nicknamed 'green manure.'<p>Much like Frodo in <i>The Lord of the Rings</i>, the fern <i>Azolla filiculoides</i> proves that the small can certainly pack …

Jeff Mermelstein is a F***ing Anthropologist

Jeff Mermelstein’s photographic practice of making presumably private text conversations public by photographing people’s phones while they are …

Spiders fly on the currents of Earth’s electric field

Spiders don’t have wings, but they can fly across entire oceans on long strands of silk. For more than a century, scientists thought it was the wind …

2 Street Art Exhibitions Want To Paint Chinatown Red — With Spray-Paint

Colorful murals on the sides of buildings, lively graffiti tagged on billboards, spray-can stenciling on staircases. Here in L.A., you'll find …

Step Inside Will Arnett’s Prefab-Hybrid Home

Scrolling through Will Arnett’s IMDb credits evokes the varied architectural styles of Greater Los Angeles in rapid succession. There’s the Venice bungalow that belongs to his character Chip in the Netflix show <i>Flaked</i>; the terra-cotta-tiled model home in Orange County that Gob Bluth commandeers in</i> …

NPR Music's 40 Favorite Albums Of 2018 (So Far)

<i>Let's face it: We live in an era dominated by playlists. Whether you listen to one of the chart-defining destinations on Spotify, let YouTube's algorithm be your guide, follow a friend's listening habits or create your own mixtapes, the idea of listening to an entire album in one sitting becomes</i> …

New Albums

Think Twice Before Throwing Out Your Pineapple Scraps

Fun fact: Pineapples are actually a member of the bromeliad family, a tropical species long popular with houseplant enthusiasts for their dramatic …

The Bestselling Couch on Walmart Is Chic and Affordable — and Converts Into a Bed

Looking for vintage furniture that won't cost a fortune? Consider investing in replicas. They will give you an old-school look without the giant price tag. This Novogratz Vintage Linen Upholstered Futon ($345, originally $399) is currently the bestselling couch on Walmart, and for good reason.<p>The …

Watch This 8-Year-Old Girl Crush Led Zeppelin's 'Good Times Bad Times'

Eight-year-old Yoyoka Soma's favorite drummer is John Bonham, so for her entry into the 2018 Hit Like A Girl drum contest, she covered Bonham's part on Led Zeppelin's "Good Times Bad Times."<p>The video, which features Soma playing along to the 1969 hit, earned her a spot in the international …

Guitar

Is Japanese knotweed driving you wild? Don't curse it – cook it

The scourge of homes and gardens, Japanese knotweed is pernicious and incredibly invasive, so much so that it needs to be disposed of carefully either at a landfill site or by burning.<p>But at the Hay literary festival in Wales on Tuesday, the former Gardeners’ World presenter Alys Fowler said that …

Recipes

Anthony Bourdain: My "Cinematic Dream" Filming With Asia Argento and Christopher Doyle in Hong Kong (Guest Column)

The 'Parts Unknown' executive producer and star shares how he got his cinematographer idol and director girlfriend working together as the trio dined …

How Coke spun the public on its water use

When Coca-Cola announced plans earlier this year to recycle the equivalent of 100 percent of its packaging by 2030, the company touted the effort as building on its success with sustainable water use. In a 2016 full-page ad published in <i>The</i> <i>New York Times,</i> the company proclaimed, “For every drop we …

In China, the NBA finals is a showdown between “Crab Emperor” and “Cute God”

When the NBA finals between the Golden State Warriors and the Cleveland Cavaliers rolls around today (May 31), Chinese fans won’t be shouting “LeBron” or “Steph” at their screens.<p>Instead, fans in China—where the NBA is the most-followed sports league on the internet—have a whole host of their own …

Basketball

The mad, twisted tale of the electric scooter craze

Every homeless person has like three scooters now. They take the brains out, the logos off and they literally hotwire it.<p>Michael Ghadieh<p>The angry people, they were angry.<p>Michael Ghadieh