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Neuroscientists Have Accidentally Discovered a Whole New Role For The Cerebellum

We've only just scratched the surface.<p>One of the best-known regions of the brain, the cerebellum accounts for just 10 percent of the organ's total …

Neuroscience

Contemporary stone house rises from old ruins in Portugal

The home is located in Melgaço in the northernmost municipality of Portugal<p>This stone house in Melgaço in northern Portugal is a resurrection of two homes: the first being the site’s original two-story cottage, and the second a nearby, demolished building whose granite stones were transported to …

Swimming Pools

The 20 best French recipes: part 4

Richard Bertinet’s tarte tatin<p>I’m sure everyone knows the story of how this tart is supposed to have been created accidentally by <i>les demoiselles</i> Tatin, the Tatin sisters, but in case you haven’t … One of the sisters is said to have been softening apples in butter and sugar for an apple tart, then …

Baking

Minimalist Living Appeals to Those Who Have It All

Architects and designers find modern tastes skewing simpler<p>In its most basic form, minimalism is a way to live simply. It’s the stripping away of …

Jailed child abusers to be ‘chemically castrated’ on NHS

Convicted paedophiles are going to be given ‘chemical castration’ treatment on the NHS.<p>The national programme will be rolled out in six prisons as …

99-year-old woman checks 'get arrested' off her bucket list

<b>(CNN) —</b> Common bucket list items: see the Eiffel Tower, ride in a helicopter, run a marathon.<p>Not so common bucket list item? Get arrested.<p>But that's precisely what sat on top of 99-year-old Annie's list: "Experience a police cell from within."<p>Annie's niece contacted officers in the Dutch town of …

Bucket Lists

Take a seat and read all about this awesome shape-shifting chair

Sitting comfortably? Then let us tell you all about this new chair that could have you sitting even <i>more</i> comfortably should you ever choose to park …

Curvy

Pancake day: 10 weird recipes that make lemon and sugar look dull

Tired of the classic lemon and sugar combination? In need of some panspiration? Want to take advantage of the beauty of batter to build something barmy? Here are some of the wackiest pancakes the internet has to offer.<p>Macaroni cheese pancakes<p>Americans are the masters of comfort food, and also …

WHO names 12 bacteria that pose the greatest threat to human health

Antibiotic resistance could make c-sections, transplants and chemotherapy too dangerous to perform, warns World Health Organisation<p>The World Health Organisation (WHO) has published a list of the 12 bacteria which pose the greatest threat to human health because they are resistant to …

Microbiology

Paul A. Young's indulgent chocolate pancake recipe

In our new <i>Ultimate Chocolate Recipes</i> video series, Master Chocolatier Paul A. Young demonstrates eight deliciously decadent recipes to satisfy your sweet tooth, from maple and smoked-salt chocolate fudge brownies to a rich and creamy chocolate spread.<p>In this episode, Paul shares his recipe for a …

Romantic Bedroom Decorating Ideas

If you've been watching closely, this isn't the first time I've written about romantic bedrooms. But this time, the focus isn't so much on spaces …

Interior Design

10 Inspiring Houses - Dwell

The Nida House by Pezo von Ellrichshausen starts with a small floor at the bottom and gradually increases size at each level of the five-story home. Located in Chile, the structure is made from reinforced concrete and wood native to the region.<p>Art and architecture is a worthy combo. Designed by …

Architecture

How to make your own posh pizza

Say goodbye to soggy cardboard boxes from Pizza Hut and Domino's and say hello to an new era of pizza. According to a report from the The Grocer, sales of supermarket packaged pizza are soaring, with Brits spending an extra £30 million on thin and crispy, and stonebaked variations.<p>Richard Harrow, …

The best ever breakfast recipes

"Breakfast like a king, lunch like a prince, and dine like a pauper," goes the old saying - and here at Telegraph Food, we very much agree.<p>Too often, in today's busy world, a proper breakfast is neglected in favour of a quick cup of coffee, a sugar-filled energy bar, or nothing at all.<p>A good …

Brick Houses That Form A Bridge Between Past And Present

Exposed bricks are making a big comeback lately but not so long ago brick houses and buildings were perceived as being old, outdated and in immediate …

Kenya: President Kenyatta warns people against stealing food aid as drought spreads

Some 2.7 million people in Kenya are affected by drought and face food insecurity, NGOs warn.<p>Kenya's President Uhuru Kenyatta today (10 February) …

Butter chicken

SERVES<p>3-4<p>INGREDIENTS<p><b>For the chicken</b><p>2.5cm piece ginger, peeled<br>• 4 cloves garlic, peeled<br>• 1 green chilli, destalked<br>• 2 tbsp thick natural yogurt or Greek yogurt<br>• 2 tsp chickpea flour (gram flour)<br>• 1 tsp mild paprika<br>• ½ tsp chilli powder (or a little more if you’d like it spicy)<br>• ½ tsp garam masala powder<br>• 1 tsp …

Find Real Estate, Homes for Sale, Apartments & Houses for Rent - realtor.com®

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Real Estate

Dairy-free chocolate avocado mousse recipe

This healthy dessert is simple to make - with only avocado, a vanilla pod, dates and cacao powder to blend together, you'll be scoffing in no time<p><b>MAKES</b><p>one bowl (about four servings)<p><b>INGREDIENTS</b><p>1 avocado<br>• ½ cup raw cacao powder<br>• 4 dates, pitted<br>• ½ vanilla pod or ¼ tsp vanilla powder (optional)<p><b>METHOD</b><p>Place …

Braised chicken with olives and pine nuts recipe

This is Sicilian inspired chicken is braised in white wine, with sweet raisins, pine nuts and a lively garlic and orange-zest finish<p>This is Sicilian inspired and can be sweet-sour (in which case add the raisins) or simply savoury (in which case leave them out). Apart from a quick browning on the …

10 Easy Pieces: Outdoor Sculptural Lounge Chairs

We like the idea of outdoor furniture acting as sculpture. The way a lounge chair rises up from a patch of grass like a Richard Serra or Barbara …

5 Smart Ways to Style and Organize Open Shelves

Ask anyone who's lived in rental apartments with questionable design decisions, there's definitely a different vibe between embracing trends because …

Trends

How to Choose the Best Bathroom Sink for Your Space

Decorator Thom Filicia talks the pros and cons of the most popular styles<p>A bathroom sink is so much more than a functional necessity. It’s a serious design statement, with the power to define the look and feel of your space. Whether you’re searching for something spare and sculptural or sleek and …

An Angular Futuristic House in Georgia - Dwell

"It has energy and does not feel heavy or is static," says architect Staffan Svenson of Atlanta-based firm Dencity Design. Inside, Svenson divided the house into seven levels and introduced a vibrant color palette and rich material program at the residents' request. The resulting modern live/work …

Architecture

Scientists just discovered a new continent, and wait, what now??

Fun fact: Scientists just discovered a new continent. Yes, we said a new continent, and we are just as confused as you are.<p>While it sounds crazy that …

Beached whale had 30 plastic bags in its stomach

Zoologists in Norway say a beached whale found off the country’s western coast earlier this week had more than 30 plastic bags inside its stomach.<p>The whale was put down after it became stranded of the island of Sotra. It’s said to have been in a poor physical condition and showing signs of distress.<p>…

Interior design ideas, architecture and renovating photos

On a mountain in the rugged north of Ibiza, lies this beautiful casita. What formerly served as stables and storage, is now transformed into a …

Architecture

10 Unique Hotels Around The World To Put On Your Bucket List

You'll want to stay in your hotel all day.<p>Traveling is fun, but where you stay is just as important. Don't fall into the cycle of booking the same hotel as everyone else. Instead, consider staying at one of these ten interesting places, featuring hanging tents, tree-houses, capsule rooms and even …

Hospitality

How to design your forever home - that will last for your lifetime

With its open-plan living spaces, level flooring surfaces between inside and out, walk-in wetrooms and generous kitchen with minimal handle-free units, Jacqui Lait and Peter Jones’s house possesses the desirable design features that anyone would put on their wishlist if they were commissioning an …

Home Improvement