Sameera Chandra

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Subway Gets a Failing Grade for Its Policies on Antibiotics in Meat

Sandwich behemoth Subway is being pressured to ditch antibiotics.<p>Environmental group Friends of the Earth released a report today that grades the nation's top 25 fast food and fast casual chains on their efforts to reduce the use of antibiotics in their meat supply, and the results are mostly …

Logitech’s new universal remote commands your whole home

The last universal remote we bought cost $20 from Walgreens. It was a big, ugly hunk of plastic, but it controlled the TV and VCR just fine.<p>These days, things have gotten a little more complicated. Now we have an HDTV, three set-top boxes, two game consoles and Sonos, as well a Nest thermostat and …

Pre-Fashion Week juice cocktails

BEAUTY NUTRITION<p><b>With Fashion Week fast approaching, the models have to make sure they are ready to parade down the runway looking and feeling their</b> …

Everything You Need To Know About Stretching After Treadmill Workouts

Before you hit the gym for your next studio class, follow our series with pilates instructor, studio owner, and stretch specialist <b>Erika Bloom</b>. She's …

Fight Cellulite Fast With Yoga

Video: See How Frozen Pizza is Made

As most of us ramp up to one of the most epically involved cooking days of the year, pause for a moment and check out this episode of the Discovery Channel's "How It's Made" for a behind-the-scenes peek at a food on the other end of the spectrum—frozen pizza.<p>There's nothing particularly shocking …

The Last iPad Case You’ll Ever Need

Now here’s a design that makes you say “duh!” Anyone with an iPad knows the frustration of trying to prop it up to watch videos. You know you’ve …

Why Airline Food Sucks

As long as there has been commercial flight, the quality of in-flight meals has gotten a bad rap. Here’s what airlines are doing to solve the problem.<p>As long as passengers have been flying, they’ve been disappointed by the quality of in-flight meals. But why? After 90 years of commercial air …

The Former President Of Trader Joe’s Is Opening Up A Restaurant For Expired Food

Now the former president of Trader Joe’s, Doug Rauch, is opening a brick-and-mortar store in Dorchester, Massachusetts, that sells only prepared …

The Office We Really Need

But it's facing the chopping block.<p><b>Deep inside the Pentagon</b>, at the very center of it in fact, there is a single door with a small innocuous sign set above an access card swipe. The sign reads, simply, "Office of Net Assessment." Nothing more. There are no outward indicators at all that behind the …

How Two Newspaper Reporters Helped Free an Innocent Man

Daniel Taylor didn't commit murder — and the author, a Pulitzer Prize–winning journalist, proved it in The Chicago Tribune. But it took the justice system more than a decade to catch up.<p>During nearly 25 years as a reporter at the <i>Chicago Tribune</i>, I received hundreds of requests for help from …

Rome Sights: a travel guide to the top 50 attractions in Rome, Italy. Includes three walking tours

• <b>Author:</b> MobileReference<p>This illustrated Travel Guide is a part of the Mobi Sights series, our concise guides that only feature the most essential information on city attractions. This guide is designed for optimal navigation on eReaders, smartphones, and other mobile electronic devices. Inside you …

Perfect Week in Prague, Vienna, & Budapest for Fall and the Holidays

The fall and holiday seasons are terrific times to visit three uniquely beautiful European cities—Prague, Vienna, and Budapest—and you can do it in a …

European Travel

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Energy Source of the Future: Bacteria

A few years ago, architecture firm MADLAB created quite a stir with their Bacterioptica chandelier, above, where illumination from the fiber optic …

Finally, An Ostrich Pillow That Doesn’t Make You Look Like A Raging Dork

Napmakers Kawamura-Ganjavian release a (relatively) less dorky design iteration of their lovable Ostrich.<p>We used to sleep a lot more. Before the advent of the light bulb, humans generally slumbered for greater periods of time, about 10 hours a night on average. Now, Americans get around six hours …

20 Things I Will Not Regret Doing With My Kids

<b>1. Tucking them into bed at night.</b> Someday, they'll be too big and I won't get that moment back. Saying goodnight, pulling up the covers and kissing their heads is a gift.<p><b>2. Telling them I love them.</b> Start this when they're young. "I love you" is a powerful three-word phrase that matters.<p><b>3.</b> …

Parenting

13 Staircases Worth the Climb (Photos)

Winding History<p>Looking at any major city today, it's hard to imagine a time without staircases. A new book takes a look at the winding history of …

7 Things You Might Not Know About Calvin and Hobbes

Though we can’t pick your friends, we strongly encourage you to ostracize anyone who expresses disinterest or disdain for <i>Calvin and Hobbes,</i> the …

7 Must-have Apps for Audio Lovers

Are you someone who constantly has your ear buds on?<p>Do you love listening to music, audio books, or podcasts while driving or working out?<p>Well, here are seven awesome iPhone apps to fill your ear buds with energizing music, educational audio books, or funny podcasts all day long.<p>1. Umano (free)<p>If …

Apps

Kauai Attractions That Will Have You Ready To Book A Flight... Now

Most people are familiar with the "Big Three" among the Hawaiian islands; Oahu, Big Island and Maui are staples for Hawaii tourists and are usually first stops for visitors. But there's a strong case to be made for why Kauai, the Garden Island, should be your first stop in Hawaii.<p>Under-appreciated …

Nikon 1 AW1

With the advancement of camera technology within mobile phones—like Nokia's astounding 41-megapixel sensor in the recently released Lumia 1020, for example—the need for a separate everyday point and shoot camera is dwindling. But Nikon is proving where this sector is still relevant with the launch …

Nikon Cameras

Banksy’s Disturbing Stuffed Animals Truck Roams New York

Leave it to Banksy to mix the cute and the cuddly with the totally disturbing. In the 11th work of his <i>Better Out Than In</i> exhibit happening on the streets of New York, the British artist takes over another delivery truck but, this time, there's no enchanting garden or running waterfall. Instead, a …

Articles about 7 modern homes texas on Dwell.com - Dwell

We take a look back at Salone del Mobile's 2014 special exhibition—Where Architects Live—with a sneak peek into the personal...<p>Add some glamour and warmth to any space with these small, simple touches of metallic finishes.<p>Designer Barbara Hill applies her polished take on minimalism to a …

Frank Lloyd Wright

Creative Refrigeration

With apartments getting smaller these days, conventional kitchen forms are getting modular and so are our appliances. The Bil-Live Refrigerator is a …

How to Make an Audi in 20,000 Basic Steps

<i>Reporting by Kat Bauman</i><p>If anyone ever asks if you'd like to visit the Audi factory, do the right thing. Located in Ingolstadt, at the center of the …

Osloh Jeans

Born from Brooklyn's bike scene in 2008, Osloh Jeans have sought to make the best pants and shorts for the global cycling community. After years of product testing and evolution, designer and founder Shawn Drayton has partnered with The Product Incubator founder (and owner of a 1972 Bristol 411) …

Clothing

Articles about beauty vs politics architecture art and design washington dc on Dwell.com - Dwell

For co-founders Jake and Pum Lefebure of Design Army, family and business work well together.<p>Washington, DC, is not all political wonks and Masonic conspiracies: It's also a highly walkable city, its diagonal avenues wide...<p>"Architecture, Art, and Collaborative Design" is a traveling exhibition …