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A Simple Citrus Cupcake for the Waning Days of Summer

A few months back, Bob Moore—the real Bob of Bob's Red Mill—came to town, along with some of the country's best bakers, to showcase his new line of …

This Graphic Shows How Hurricane Katrina Changed New Orleans

Ricardo Ramirez Buxeda—The Orlando Sentinel/AP<p>Tim Chapman—Newsmakers/Getty Images<p>Jack Thornell—AP<p>Chris Hondros—Getty Images<p>Horace Cort—AP<p>Paul …

Check Your Health Before You Check in for Your Next Flight

<i>Ricardobtg / Flickr</i><p>Have you ever flown with a sinus infection or a toothache? If so, it's likely an experience you won't soon forget. Flying with various health issues can range from extremely painful to damaging, and their effects can cause major travel disruptions. According to Dr. Mark Gendreau, …

Why the Best Part of Ginger is Actually the Peel

<i>Photo: Michael Graydon + Nikole Herriott</i><p>BY ROCHELLE BILOW<p>It's hard to beat the potent, spicy, nose-tinglingly hot flavor of fresh ginger. We like adding the freshly-grated stuff to everything from our blueberry pies to our smoothies. One thing we're not so keen on, however, is the waste created by …

Researchers have created a self-healing material that works in less than one second

Researchers have developed a new material that can heal itself when punctured, according to an American Chemical Society news release.<p>The material is …

Fall 2015 Shoe Trend: Pointed-Toe Flats That Will Totally Transform Any Fall Outfit

This fall, make some space in your closet for the most versatile shoe you'll ever own: the pointed-toe flat. The look is polished enough for a cocktail party, works for the office, and makes for a chic, unexpected accent when paired with always-casual boyfriend jeans. See our styling tips for every …

Here's why Square Appointments for mobile is a big deal

My hairstylist, Linda, has her own one-person salon in a communal working complex in the Mission District of San Francisco. She, like many small business owners, uses Square for mobile to ensure she gets paid for her expert coloring skills. But when it comes to appointment-making, she admitted to …

Small Business

16 New Books to Read This September

September is all about fresh starts, and if you’re looking for life advice, this month’s book picks are full of it. Whether you want it with a dose of humor (Mindy Kaling), from someone who is living the dream (Elizabeth Gilbert) or from a fictional character who totally gets you, there’s at least …

Farrah Fawcett Almost Didn’t Get to Wear Her Iconic Red Swimsuit

And yes, she did her own bouncy curls.<p><i>Every week,</i> VF.com <i>editors pick a classic image from fashion history to examine what really went on behind the scenes. Today, we look at a 1976 picture of Farrah Fawcett, then on the cusp of stardom for Charlie’s Angels.</i><p>Farrah Fawcett’s perky, 70s pinup pose was …

Posters

The Pirate Bay is down, and CloudFlare can’t help

After months of shaky service and false alarms, The Pirate Bay is down again. As always, the cause of the outage is unknown, but the site has been down for more than an hour, so this isn’t just another random blip.<p>The Pirate Bay, one of the most popular torrent sites on the planet, has frequent …