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The best DSLR for beginners

<i>By Mike Perlman</i><p><i>This post was done in partnership with Wirecutter, reviews for the real world. When readers choose to buy Wirecutter's independently chosen editorial picks, it may earn affiliate commissions that support its work. Read the full article here.</i><p>The Nikon D3400 is the best entry-level …

Cameras

The Homemade Ranch Dressing I Make More Often Than I Call My Mother

By Amiel Stanek<p>Anyone who says they don't like ranch dressing is a liar. And anyone who thinks making homemade ranch dressing isn't worth it hasn't tried mine. Also: I love you, Mom.<p><i>Welcome to Never Fail, a semi-regular column where we wax poetic about the recipes that never, ever let us down. This</i> …

Homemade

Epson’s short throw laser projector is for anyone that wants a giant screen without the bulk

Hope you like 1080p?<p>Epson has today announced a new short throw laser projector capable of producing a 10-foot display when placed just inches from the wall. Sadly, in the age of 4K, the Home Cinema LS100 is limited to a 1080p resolution unlike Sony’s 4K short throw monstrosity. But the Epson buys …

Gear & Gadgets

Elon Musk Just Shared Footage of a Hyperloop Accelerating to 200 Mph And Holy Crap

YES.<p>Ever since Elon Musk shared his blueprints for the hyperloop - a revolutionary transport system that has the potential to shuttle humans at …

Elon Musk

Bikini Airline Had to Promise Their Flight Attendants Will Go Fully Clothed On New Route

VietJet’s CEO became Southeast Asia’s first self-made female billionaire last year.<p>The airline is a discount carrier flying narrowbody aircraft …

Ho Chi Minh City

The Completely Addictive Method of Making Pasta Sauce

The idea of making homemade pasta sauce might sound intimidating, but it's a lot less complicated than you'd think. And I'm not talking about a more involved project like a beef bolognese. My go-to way to prepare pasta is with a lemony, garlicky, buttery sauce that comes together in minutes — and …

Italian Food

We’re eating too much meat and it’s making us sick

While Senate Republicans work to repeal the Affordable Care Act, the future of health insurance in our country remains unknown. But what we do know is that chronic diseases and conditions continue to be the leading cause of disability and death and claim 90 percent of the US health care …

Health Care

10 essential pizzas

From thin-crust to stuffed to deep-dish, Chicago's world of pizza has never been broader. Here are 10 favorites:<p><b>1 Sausage pizza at Vito & Nick's</b><p>This 90-plus-year-old pizzeria was voted Chicago's best spot for thin-crust by Tribune readers in 2016, and one bite through the red-sauce-smeared cracker …

Italian Food

'It's like walking up glass': Solo climber becomes first to scale Yosemite's El Capitan without ropes

It sounded like a crazy idea, and renowned mountaineer Alex Honnold knew it. But that didn't stop him from completing what's been equated to the "moon landing" of free-soloing, a type of rock climbing that doesn't allow the use of ropes or any other safety equipment.<p>On Saturday, the 31-year-old …

Climbing

Nobody Has Eaten a Dragon's Breath Pepper Because It Will Kill You | MyRecipes

You may be all about the spice, but no matter how much you love trying spicy food, odds are that the new Dragon’s Breath pepper is too much heat to …

Moroccan Pita Bread (Batbout) Recipe

While Middle Eastern pita bread is baked in the oven, the Moroccan equivalent, <i>batbout</i>, is cooked stove top in a skillet or on a griddle.<p>Also known as</i> …

Sandwiches

Sting is selling his $56 million penthouse at 'the world's most powerful address' — look inside

In all, the residence boasts 5,400 square feet of interior space, four bedrooms, and 44 feet of frontage along Central Park. The aforementioned fireplace divides the living room from the sitting room, which has built-in bookshelves. Nearby, there's a library with more shelves.<p>Across the living …

Selling

The 3-Ingredient Pizza Crust That Rocks Our World

If you've ever made your own pizza crust, it was probably either for a special occasion or during a cooking class. It just feels so... gourmet. Which …

Kitchens

Sting is Selling his Central Park Penthouse for $56 Million

Home » Luxury Homes » Sting is Selling his Central Park Penthouse for $56 Million<p>Music for someone’s ears! The famous British rock artist and all …

New York City

$100 Million Bev Hills Mansion Come for the Sale ... Stay for the Sexy Fantasy Chicks!

Leave it to a Hollywood producer to unload his $100 million mansion with the SEXIEST video sales pitch ever -- complete with semi-naked women ... …

Supercars

Screen Test | Julia Gardell

Screen Test <i>is an in-house photo editorial series curated by Highsnobiety. Each edition highlights the best up-and-coming models and photographers</i> …

Streetwear

Screen Test | Joy Corrigan

Screen Test <i>is an in-house photo editorial series curated by Highsnobiety. Each edition highlights the best up-and-coming models and photographers</i> …

MIT's app only needs a second to teach you a new language

You know the seconds and minutes you waste waiting for the elevator to arrive, for a friend to reply to an IM or for a website to load? A team of MIT CSAIL researchers believe you can put them to good use, so they created a series of apps called the WaitSuite that makes the most of those idle …

Apps

China plans to build new city nearly three times the size of New York

Announcement of the Xiongan New Area leads to a frenzy of property speculation with investors clogging roads to get to site<p>A hitherto anonymous region near China’s smog-choked capital has been overrun by house buyers after Beijing unveiled “historic” plans to build a new city there in a bid to …

China

Why Cheaters Don't Stop Cheating, According To Science

Science explains Bennifer 2.0<p>“Once a cheater, always a cheater.” At face value, that sage bit of relationship wisdom seems like little more than a …

Psychology

Italian Braised Pork Shoulder Ragu

<i>Hearty, delicious, comforting and EASY to make! This pork shoulder ragu is one of those dishes which simmers away for an afternoon on your stove top</i> …

Cooking

Chicago's craft distillery revolution: From none to 17 in 14 years

Depending on whom you talk to, craft distilling is either in the midst of a bubble or a renaissance. The industry's growth is making it easier than ever for drinkers to find a unique gin, whiskey or rum, but on the flip side, it's making it difficult for craft distillers to get their products in …

Whiskey

Sneak Peek: What We Know About HDMI 2.1

Today’s technology is moving so fast as to make the average consumer’s head spin. Twelve years ago DVD was the best source we had, and the Blu-ray …

The U.S.' priciest house for sale is a Bel-Air mansion that includes 7 staffers and a helicopter

Los Angeles has just reached new heights in over-the-top real estate opulence.<p>The city now boasts the most expensive home for sale in the country: a newly built Bel-Air mega-mansion listed Wednesday at a quarter billion dollars.<p>It has all the hallmarks of a Big Deal house: 38,000 square feet spread …

How Well Do You Know Your Indian Cheeses, You Ricotta Eating Snobs?

When one was growing up - more than six decades ago - in a one or at best two mule town tucked in the mid-Himalayan backwaters of Uttar Pradesh, …

Sandals Royal Caribbean Brings Stunning Over-The-Water Suites To Jamaica

Why stay near the ocean when you can stay directly over it? Sandals Royal Caribbean is bringing luxurious over-the-water suites to Jamaica and they …

Caribbean

Watch Kurt Sorge's Insane Downhill Red Bull Rampage Winning Run

What do you get when you cross one crazy Canadian mountain biker with one of the world’s most terrifying downhill courses? You get a gold medal run …

An access all areas look inside Japanese sex hotels

Belgian photographer Zaza Bertrand decided to turn a fascination with the concept of intimacy into a stark documentary photo series <i>Japanese Whispers</i> about rabuhos, commonly known as sex hotels, in Japan. These kitschy, neon-lit spaces are representative of a cultural divide that separates sex and …

Pollution in India – in pictures

Levels of pollution reached record highs this week across India. In Delhi the government declared the poor air quality an ‘emergency situation’

Pollution

Roav VIVA

Roav VIVA<p>Roav VIVA is like the Echo Dot, but for your car! If you cant live without your Alexa assistant, and wish you could take her with you on …