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The Art of Honest Fried Chicken (A Lifestyle Choice)

<i>Sunday Dinners comes to us from our own chef/photojournalist/farmer/father figure Tom Hirschfeld, featuring his stunning photography and Indiana farmhouse family meals.</i><p><i>Today: The slow art of fried chicken -- with 12 tips and a master recipe.</i><p>Frying chicken, at its best, is a state of mind formed …

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Nordic Pancake Cake From Josephine of A Tasty Love Story

Top 20 International Small Hotels: Andrew Harper's Picks (Photos)

Best Small Hotels<p>From Australia to Botswana and Italy to India, see the top luxury boutique hotels around the world.<p>09.08.13 4:45 AM ET

DIY Hermit Houses: Tiny, Off-Grid Customizable Living Units

These awesome Hermit Houses are tiny portable units that you can build your own cozy habitat. Envisioned by Dutch designers Daniël Venneman and Mark …

Green Mountain College Tiny House

My name is Cody Gaylord and I am the current REED Manager (Renewable Energy and Ecological Design) at Green Mountain College. We are currently trying …

Aerial Photos of Poland's Lakes Across Four Seasons

With a degree in architecture and a passion for aerial photography, Kacper Kowalski takes to the skies to capture previously unseen landscapes in extraordinary ways. His photos of Poland from high above have earned him numerous awards including Nikon's Nikkor 75th Anniversary Award (NPCI …

Qatar's Floating Hotels for the 2022 World Cup

The small Arab state of Qatar has had to deal with much criticism for being chosen to host the 2022 World Cup. Not only have there been concerns about cooling the large stadiums and guests during the brutal summer months, but questions have risen about where the large influx of spectators will stay …

Animal Behaviorist: We'll Soon Have Devices That Let Us Talk With Our Pets

We're fast approaching the point, says Con Slobodchikoff, when computers will help to mediate our communications with animals.<p>For a detailed (and totally delightful) guide to the prairie dogs' different alarm calls, see this Radiolab interactive. Meanwhile, the video below offers a summary of …

Unofficial Animal Registrar Performs Expensive Pet Weddings

Ann Clark calls herself an “<b>animal registrar</b>“, which is just a fancy way of saying she performs weddings for pampered pets. You might think that’s a …

The Dino Pet: A Living, Bioluminescent Pet | Colossal

<p>Designed by Yonder Biology (“The DNA Art Company”), the Dino Pet is a dinosaur-shaped habitat for a species of bioluminescent marine algae that …

New Fraud: People Passing Off Pets As Service Dogs

A quick Google search turns up vests, tags and other items for purchase that help pet owns pass off their animals as service dogs.<p><i><br>[Editor's Note:</i> …

Robotic pet care: While you’re at work, this bot takes care of your best friend

Stuck at work doing overtime and not able to get home to feed your pet?<p>No need to worry; just pick up your smartphone. With the press of a button, you’re able to dispense food from Korean startup SinglePet’s hardware at home. The service even allows pets and their owners to interact through a live …

Hospitality 101: How to Welcome Your Guests in Style

I remember being a very young adult and watching an episode of the always-chic <i>Everyday Elegance with Colin Cowie,</i> a show that explored ways to infuse …