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'The Great Gatsby Curve': Why It's So Hard for the Poor to Get Ahead

High-income kids who don't graduate from college are 2.5 times more likely to end up rich than low-income kids who do. Why it's so hard for the poor to get ahead today.<p>The American Dream isn't dead—it just moved to Denmark.<p>We like to think of ourselves as living a classless society, but it isn't …

Bill Nye the Science Guy brings his smarts to your smartphone

When "Bill Nye the Science Guy" went on the air in 1993, one of the smartest smartphones around was an $899 brick-sized contraption called the Simon Personal Communicator. Today, Simon is ancient history — but Bill Nye's smarts are still circulating, on video, on the Web, and now on the latest …

Man and Robot: where will the story end?

They can already perform operations, provide companionship and fight wars. But should robots be given the power of thought? And rights? Will Storr reports.<p>There are three of us in the laboratory: Jules, me and Dr Ute Leonards. Leonards asks me to sit in front of Jules. As I do, he looks me in the …

Super Sugar Keeps Naked Mole Rats Cancer-Free

Although they are quite ugly and confined to a life underground, naked mole rats have at least one attribute that other animals, even humans, might …

America's Best Tater Tots

There's something magical about the humble Tater Tot. Some might even argue that it's the perfect food: bite-size, salty, crispy, crunchy on the outside, soft on the inside, greasy but not overly oily, and a great vessel for just about any topping. Its abundant nooks and crannies allow for nearly …

How To Make Boiled Potatoes That Are Better Than French Fries

It sounds inconceivable. It's not.<p>Food52 is a community for people who love food and cooking. Follow them at Food52.com and on Twitter @Food52 And check out their new shop, Provisions, to get $10 off!

Finalists: Your Best Frozen Dessert

We've tested and tasted our way through the recipes for Your Best Frozen Dessert, and have emerged with two promising finalists: Profiteroles with a Frozen Pistachio Mousse from Ty Ryavec and Browned Butter Pecan Ice Cream from MrsMehitabel. Here's where you come in: we want to know which finalist …

This easy recipe — a grownup take on a childhood classic — falls on the delightfully relaxed end of things. Sliced peaches are tossed in a toasted brown butter sauce and finished off with a crown of barely whipped cream. GET THE RECIPE: Brown Butter Peaches & Chantilly Cream - http://www.thekitchn.com/recipe-brown-butter-peaches-amp-chantilly-cream-recipes-from-the-kitchn-191144

Healthy Eating for Kids: Farmers Markets

<b>When it comes to healthy eating for kids, farmers markets build an important connection -- beyond the food.</b><p>School's out, summer's in and the farmers market is back! A stroll through the local market is one of our favorite family outings. Each week, as part of our 52 New Foods adventure, we head out …

Bon Appétit Magazine: Recipes, Cooking, Entertaining, Restaurants

Community Picks -- Frozen Desserts

The results are in -- here are the recipes our community loved from the Your Best Frozen Dessert contest!<p>Once again, we want to give a big thanks to all of our volunteer recipe testers for your thoughtful comments and for helping us continue to strengthen our recipe recommendations. You can read …

Bon Appétit Magazine: Recipes, Cooking, Entertaining, Restaurants

21 Red, White & Blue Desserts To Eat With Pride

Honor America the right way this 4th Of July: with mountains of fruit and shining seas of heavy cream.

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In A Newly Released Video, Steve Jobs Shows Rare Modesty

In a never-before-seen clip, Steve Jobs admits that Apple’s legacy will be buried under future innovation. We disagree.<p>Steve Jobs was known for hyperbole–using rhetoric like “magical” to sell us processors and pixels. For all of its snake oil aftertaste, the messaging ushered in an era and …

Study: Apple’s bet on the wrist might be smarter than Google’s bet on the face

A new Forrester study on Google Glass might just show that Apple’s apparent obsession with the wrist might be a better bet than Google’s focus on the face.<p>According to the study of 4,600 adults, 12 percent of us would want to purchase wearable technology, like glasses, on our face. That’s almost 22 …

Photoful Improves On iOS 7’s Photo Gallery With A More Open, Gesture-Based App

Photoful, a new mobile application which is the rebranding and relaunch of the earlier app known as PhotoSocial, is hoping to attract iPhone users who want the Photos experience the new iOS 7 mobile operating system will offer…and then some. As with iOS 7’s re-imagined Photos app, Photoful will …

9 Reasons You Must Visit Sequoia National Park

Sequoia National Park comprises over 631 square miles of mountainous peaks, old-growth forests, and breathtaking meadows. It's also home to five of the 10 largest trees on the planet!<p>The Giant Forest connects Sequoia to Kings Canyon National Park via the Generals Highway. But, the vast majority of …

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11 Insanely Beautiful Bodies Of Water (PHOTOS)

It's pretty hard to beat sitting lakefront or on the beach, enjoying the serene setting and beautiful views.<p>But how about swimming in rainbow-colored, crystal-clear or geothermal waters?<p><b>Click through the slideshow below to check out some of the world's most unbelievable bodies of water</b><p>PHOTO …

The 7 Hottest Rooftop Restaurants And Bars In London

Our friends at Zagat rated the seven hottest rooftop restaurants and bars in London.<p>At these hotspots, you can take in a cool drink while admiring the ever-evolving skyline.

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Why Student Travel Is More Important Than Ever Before

What is the one thing that people regret about their college years? Many alumni will say they wish they had taken the opportunity to travel or study abroad. So many students graduate without taking the leap and traveling, then regret it later. Now, more than ever, it is becoming increasingly …

5 Exotic Places US Citizens Can Travel Without A Passport

Longing for a long-distance getaway but don't have a passport? No problem!<p>We've found five faraway places overseas where, according to U.S. Customs and Border Protection, you won't need to bring a passport.