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10 summer reads to take on a camping trip

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Giant holes are bursting open in Siberia, and you can hear the explosions from 60 miles away

Giant holes are popping up all over the frigid tundra of northern Russia, and no one is quite certain where they come from.<p>However, The Siberian Times reports that witnesses are now describing explosive events that may be connected to the appearance of these mysterious craters.<p>Reindeer herders …

Global Warming

12 Weird-But-Amazing Ways To Keep Any Conversation Going

If you’ve ever attended an office party, group brunch, or first date, we’re willing to bet that you have, at one point or another, experienced the …

13 Easy, Flavorful Grain and Rice Salad Recipes

We rely heavily on grain and rice salads in the wintertime, packing them with the filling, nutrient-dense ingredients they need to become a hearty meal. But then again, the prospect of a dish that requires just one round of cooking, yet can last for days in the refrigerator, is pretty enticing when …

Radicchio Slaw & Tater Fries: 10 Best Barbecue Side Dishes

Feeling stumped about what to bring to your next backyard barbecue? You've come to the right place. Take a look at these side dishes and see if you …

HelloGiggles: a Positive Community for Women

15 Takeout Recipes to Try No Matter Your Diet

When you’re on a specific diet, takeout can sometimes seem like it’s totally out of the question. Even if you order something seemingly healthy, you never know what could be lurking in those stir fry recipes. The solution to this problem is to simply make your own takeout at home. This way, you …

Recipes

25 Recipes for Super-Satisfying Sandwiches

Portable, infinitely variable, and just so darn satisfying, the sandwich is, in my opinion, about as close as you'll get to a perfect food. All you need is bread (or some sort of bread equivalent) and a little creativity when it comes to fillings. We presume you're a practiced hand at the …

Architectural Aquariums So Gorgeous, You Won’t Miss Your Dead Goldfish

In the realm of architecture for pets, designers have dogs and cats more than covered. But what about fish? Haruka Misawa, a Japanese designer based in Tokyo, is on it.<p>A protégé of celebrated designer Kenya Hara–Muji’s creative director–and a Nendo alum, Misawa created a series of sublime and …

15 Whole Foods-Based Lunches and Dinners That Won't Break the Bank - One Green Planet

While it can be tempting to grab one of every organic apple variety that you’ve never heard of, fresh produce, and the latest vegan products to hit …

Healthy Eating

Emma Roberts Made The Best Summer Reading List

Need book-club inspiration? Look no further, as <i>Scream Queens</i> star Emma Roberts just shared her ambitious summer reading list. Her choices are pretty …

5 Essential Road Trip Playlists Chosen by Your Favorite Musicians

Let the experts create the soundtrack to your next road trip.<p>A successful road trip requires a few simple components: You'll need car that won't randomly die, a GPS that won't lead you to the middle of nowhere, and a playlist that won't make you toss the driver's iPod out the car window. Music on a …

Soul Music

The Secrets of the Pelvic Floor

If you’ve never had your pelvic floor released, consider hunting down an integrative structural specialist: It’s a weird sensation, for sure, and …

10 Bottles of Rosé That Cost Less Than $11

Yes way, rosé! Our favorite wine-drinking season is officially here, and we’re more than ready to pack the perfect picnic and spend some lazy afternoons sipping on one of the best beverages for warm weather. While a good bottle of rosé can cost you, we did the hard work and found ten …

Rosé

7 Jump-Rope YouTube Workouts for Every Day This Week

Getting your heart rate up is a key component of an effective workout, but fitting in cardio can become boring from time to time. While following a running training plan, killing it at spin class and mixing it up with ClassPass can help keep things interesting, combining quick bursts of movement …

Exercise

7 Indoor Workouts to Beat Rainy Days

Before we can enjoy any beautiful May flowers, we have to get through the April showers. Soggy weather can throw a serious crutch in our workout plans when our cardio activities are outside the gym (like hitting the trails), and our yoga practice is going down outdoors. So next time the sky turns …

Exercise

The Best Trader Joe's Products Of All Time

If you've got a Trader Joe's in your neighborhood, chances are it's your go-to supermarket. It's cheap, convenient, and the snacks are unbeatable. It …

23 Easy Peasy Packed Lunch Ideas

Shop-bought lunches are SO 2015.

Japan regulators OK ice wall at Fukushima plant in bid to contain radioactive water

Japanese regulators on Wednesday approved the launch of an unprecedented refrigeration structure resembling giant popsicles that would form a huge underground frozen barrier around the wrecked Fukushima nuclear reactor buildings in a desperate bid to contain contaminated water.<p>The Nuclear …

Studying the relation between spring and spiking suicide rates

Every spring, the days get longer and warmer. Birds chirp. Trees blossom. And suicide rates spike.<p>Contrary to popular belief, suicides don't occur more often during the dark, cold days of winter. Rather, numerous studies over the years have shown a baffling but consistent springtime peak in …

9 Mental Habits That Can Make You Feel Bitter

Source: alarich/Shutterstock<p>Over the course of our lives, we run across all types of people—and the fact that we're prone to classifying them as …

10 Urban Gardeners You Should Follow on Instagram Right Now

Goodbye snow boots and chilly nights: Spring is here to stay! Along with breaking out our favorite pastel colors and springy floral manicures, springtime means getting our butts back in the garden and growing some delicious veggies and beautiful greens. But for us apartment dwellers, saying we’re …

Gardening

12 Fictional Journeys Any World Traveler Will Envy

Visit Marfa, Mallorca, and Paris -- all without canceling your Seamless order.<p>A shift in perspective, or at least a quick, cool dip into the mind of another person, is the objective of travel, and also of reading great books.<p>So if you’re both knowledge-hungry and couch-bound, pick up a road trip …

7 Exercises for Your Strongest Calves Ever

No doubt you’re treating your quads and hammies to major movement in ClassPass studio workouts or during trips to the gym, but don’t let your frequently exercised leg and butt muscles have all the fun! Make a conscious effort to give your calves some love. Not only are they one of the easiest body …

Fitness

5 Essential Items to Buy from the Indian Grocery Store

One of my weekly rituals is a visit to my local Indian grocery store. I am lucky enough to live in a city that has a strip mall pretty much dedicated …

Daag curry base: the most useful curry recipe you'll ever read

Simple curry base daag is one of Britain’s most-searched-for recipes according to Google - make a big batch to freeze and use later for a huge array of dishes<p>Just reading an <b>Indian cookery book</b> makes me want to go and have a lie-down. The yard-long list of ingredients, most of which need a special …

Curries

Out With The Caraway, In With The Ginger: 50 Years Of American Spice Consumption

Each morning, Patty and Tom Erd mix a paste of turmeric and drink the wood-tasting mixture to calm their screeching joints. Their aches and pains …

49 Turmeric Recipes, the Wonder Spice Your Body Needs

Cooking

Mushroom and Fennel Bread Pudding - Vegetarian Thanksgiving Menu - Pictures - Chowhound

Loaded with herbs and pecorino cheese.<p>Stuffing is essential on the holiday table, loaded as it is with bread and just enough vegetables to sop up …

Recipes

5 Vegetarian Enchilada Recipes to Make Tonight

Gooey, saucy, cheesy enchiladas don't need meat to be delicious.<p>Here, five incredible recipes for vegetarian enchiladas that will satisfy even a …