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The 10 Most-Saved Recipes from Kitchn This February — Recipes from The Kitchn

When the mid-winter chill of February hits, I want comforting meals that are going to warm me up and fill my house with irresistible aromas. And …

Cooking

9 High-Protein Sandwiches With No Meat

In the world of meal prep and healthy lunch ideas, the humble sandwich often gets overlooked. Which is a shame, because high-quality, 100-percent …

Healthy Eating

A Japanese immigrant's beautiful portraits of 1990s Harlem

'Once in Harlem'<p>An outsider's entry to an American neighborhood<p>In 1983, 18-year-old Katsu Naito arrived in New York City from his small hometown of …

New York City

Who Are the Most Influential Artists of the Last Century? 26 Industry Leaders Weigh In

Art World<p>Which artist defined the last 100 years—and continues to reverberate in the work of artists today?<p>,<p>In 2017, a century since Marcel Duchamp …

4 novels Bill Gates thinks everyone should read

'Seveneves' by Neal Stephenson<p><i>Amazon</i><p>After a science-fiction dry spell of more than a decade, Gates picked up 'Seveneves' on a friend's …

Bill Gates

Art of survival: back to basics for Boyscouts

Zelda Beauchampet, founder of fashion accessory label The Boyscouts, originally studied industrial design before turning to jewellery: ‘I liked the medium, the fact you can design things that you an wear on your skin,’ she says. The Dutch designer’s fascination with the original British Boy Scout …

Where to Buy the Coolest Affordable Clothes

<i>Welcome to our</i> New Website <i>series, where twice a month we’ll feature an e-retailer that we love and know our readers will too. Whether it’s an old but</i> …

Rings

Asymmetrical Avens Ring with Cushion Cut Diamond

product<p>https://bario-neal.com/asymmetrical-avens-ring-with-cushion-cut-diamond<p>This asymmetrical ring features a prong-set .50ct-1.0ct cushion cut …

World’s first synthetic spider silk outerwear prototype comes to N.Y.

The world's first outdoor apparel prototype to feature synthetic spider silk touched down in New York.<p>At a press event held at The North Face global flagship on Fifth Avenue Tuesday night, The North Face Japan and biotech start-up Spiber unveiled the Moon Parka in the U.S. — a novelty item being …

Art

10 Easy & Elegant Recipes For Your Passover Seder

The Passover seder is a festive occasion for family and friends. And, of course, food is at the center of the celebration. From Chicken Matzo Ball Soup to Double Chocolate Pavlova, all of these recipes will make for a beautiful and delicious seder meal.<p><b>1. Chicken Soup with Matzo Balls</b><p>Making chicken …

Cooking

The Food Lab: How To Make The Best Fajitas

GalleryThe Food Lab: How To Make The Best Fajitas<p>More<p>Mexican Food<p><i>Recetas deliciosas</i> to transport your tastebuds south of the border.<p>I'm not particularly proud of my time time spent working at the kinds of cheesy chain restaurants you'd find next to the Victoria's Secret at the mall, or perhaps in …

10,000 Stacked Photos Create Insanely Detailed Insect Portraits

Photographer Levon Biss magnifies tiny insects into hugely detailed and stunning prints for new exhibition 'Microsculptures.'<p><i>Levon Biss. Orchid cuckoo bee. Image courtesy of Levon Biss</i><p>British photographer Levon Biss' macrophotography turns 10mm insects into massive 10' prints in new exhibition,</i> …

Oxford University

The iRobot Braava Jet Mopping Robot

The iRobot Braava Jet mopping robot is the latest design from the company that created the Roomba. The small robot uses a jet of fluid and a variety …

Robotics

Daniel's Favorite Recipes of 2015

It's a fun exercise to scroll through the recipes we've published in the past year, even just to be reminded of how much our small team manages to crank out. And we do so while still giving every dish the consideration and obsessive testing it deserves, and delivering enough easy recipes to not …

Cooking

The Best Squash Lasagna Recipe

Roasted squash and sage are classic fall and winter flavors. I wanted to find the best way to incorporate them into a rich, creamy lasagna. The result—after a bit of tweaking and testing, of course—was a squash lasagna with intense, rich, sweet squash flavor balanced with chunks of sage-scented …

22 Recipes for 8 Delicious Nights of Hanukkah

Hanukkah, like Thanksgiving, is primarily about food and family for most of us. Unlike Thanksgiving, it takes place over the course of eight days, which is great on several levels—you get to prepare and eat a wider variety of delicious dishes, of course, but it also takes the pressure off any …

Latkes

Science and Religion in the Middle Ages

Where the Middle Ages Begin<p><b>Smartphone and Tablet users click here to sign up for<br>our weekly email</b><p><i>Related</i><p>en_US<p>article<p>Sign up to get a Weekly Email from …

Medieval

Sawmill House is a reclaimed-concrete home for a sculptor on an old Australian gold mine

Sculptor Benjamin Gilbert worked with architecture studio Archier to build his own family house on a former gold mine and sawmill, using reclaimed …

Architecture

Vintage Adverts Featuring Demonic Children & Evil Teens

Whether by choice or design, the following collection of vintage adverts from The Advertising Archives come complete with numerous demonic looking …

Articles about 9 designs inspired japanese architecture and craft on Dwell.com - Dwell

One of the most devastating crises to hit Japan in over 60 years, the March earthquake and tsunami left the country shocked,...<p>From small workshops to home studios, we herald a group of American makers.<p>Introducing new products inspired by the Florence Knoll...<p>In essence, wabi-sabi is the Japanese …

Architecture

26 Pictures That Will Make You Re-Evaluate Your Entire Existence

The universe, man... THE UNIVERSE.

25 Beautiful Vintage Color Photographs of Streets of Los Angeles in the 1950s and 1960s

Los Angeles

Top 10 books about spies

The literature of espionage, like its subjects, is often not to be trusted. These are some of the accounts you can believe<p>Betrayal, seduction and subterfuge: these devilish arts are central to the ancient craft of spying. And, whether in fact or fiction, the literature of espionage continues to …

Books

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Helen Gotlib(American)Winter II    pen, ink and gouache on tan paper  via

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